The first table below looks at the demand for TickIT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TickIT over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the Cheltenham region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
TickIT
Rank 48 37 48
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +11
Permanent jobs citing TickIT 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.34% 0.99% 0.27%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.33% 13.33% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Average salary £52,500 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +19.04%
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
30 15 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 10.10% 7.43% 10.93%
Number of salaries quoted 24 11 37
Average salary £48,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £71,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
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Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing TickIT across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

TickIT Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

TickIT
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing TickIT across the Cheltenham region.

TickIT Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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Top 29 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham region citing TickIT also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited TickIT.

1 8 (100.00%) C
1 8 (100.00%) UML
1 8 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 8 (100.00%) IEC 61508
2 7 (87.50%) CAN bus
2 7 (87.50%) Aerospace
2 7 (87.50%) Ethernet
3 5 (62.50%) Telecoms
3 5 (62.50%) Digital Media
4 3 (37.50%) DO-178B
4 3 (37.50%) Rational DOORS
4 3 (37.50%) SysML
4 3 (37.50%) VxWorks
4 3 (37.50%) XML
4 3 (37.50%) Windows
4 3 (37.50%) C#
4 3 (37.50%) C++
4 3 (37.50%) .NET
5 2 (25.00%) PVCS
5 2 (25.00%) Linux
5 2 (25.00%) Requirements Engineering
5 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (25.00%) Military
5 2 (25.00%) TDD
5 2 (25.00%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (12.50%) Marketing
6 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
6 1 (12.50%) Embedded C++

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Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham region citing TickIT also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited TickIT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (25.00%) PVCS
2 2 (25.00%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 7 (87.50%) Aerospace
2 5 (62.50%) Telecoms
3 2 (25.00%) Military
4 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Lead Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Real Time Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Real Time Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) XML
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) CAN bus
2 5 (62.50%) Digital Media
3 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) VxWorks
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) UML
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (37.50%) SysML
3 2 (25.00%) Requirements Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C
1 8 (100.00%) Embedded C
2 3 (37.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) C++
3 1 (12.50%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (100.00%) IEC 61508
2 3 (37.50%) DO-178B