The table below looks at the statistics for NCover skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited NCover over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
NCover
Rank - 842 883
Permanent jobs citing NCover 0 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England - 0.011% 0.005%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.072% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 6
Average salary - £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £26,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-25.71% +7.69%
NCover
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Development Applications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
17652 15243 16328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.24% 15.31% 14.80%
Number of salaries quoted 14711 13079 14217
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

NCover
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing NCover across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

NCover Jobs Demand Trend in England

NCover
Salary Trend in England

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

NCover Salary Trend in England

NCover
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing NCover 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 NCover.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) UML
1 5 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 5 (100.00%) NUnit
1 5 (100.00%) WCF
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (60.00%) CRM
3 3 (60.00%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (60.00%) SOA
3 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 3 (60.00%) XML
3 3 (60.00%) WPF
3 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (60.00%) FxCop
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 3 (60.00%) CruiseControl
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (60.00%) Ajax
4 2 (40.00%) MCTS
4 2 (40.00%) MVC
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) TDD
4 2 (40.00%) NHibernate
4 2 (40.00%) VB6

NCover
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing NCover 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 NCover. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 5 (100.00%) NUnit
2 3 (60.00%) CruiseControl
2 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (60.00%) FxCop
3 2 (40.00%) Subversion
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) WCF
2 3 (60.00%) WPF
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 3 (60.00%) Ajax
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) NHibernate
4 1 (20.00%) ADO.NET
4 1 (20.00%) XSLT
4 1 (20.00%) WF
4 1 (20.00%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) N-Tier
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) UML
2 3 (60.00%) CRM
2 3 (60.00%) SOA
3 2 (40.00%) ETL
3 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) System Testing
4 1 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (20.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (40.00%) VB
2 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (40.00%) VB6
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) MCP
1 2 (40.00%) MCSD
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (40.00%) MCTS
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Informatica
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com