The table below looks at the statistics for TickIT skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TickIT over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
TickIT
Rank 831 788 808
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +20
Permanent jobs citing TickIT 19 58 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.019% 0.061% 0.065%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.18% 0.59% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 18 43 51
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,100 £52,450 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
TickIT
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
10342 9783 10479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.47% 10.23% 10.15%
Number of salaries quoted 8127 7587 8647
Average salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -1.23%

TickIT
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

TickIT Jobs Demand Trend in England

TickIT
Salary Trend in England

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

TickIT Salary Trend in England

TickIT
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TickIT across the England region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

TickIT Salary Histogram in England

TickIT
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TickIT within the England region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East Midlands +1 14 £40,000 +6.66% 1
West Midlands -15 6 £40,000 +23.07%
South West -21 3 £34,775 -20.05%
South East -26 2 £57,500 +10.57%
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UK

TickIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 50 (94.34%) ISO 9001
2 29 (54.72%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (43.40%) SQL
4 21 (39.62%) Degree
5 20 (37.74%) Finance
6 19 (35.85%) QA
7 18 (33.96%) Windows
8 17 (32.08%) Windows XP
8 17 (32.08%) Identity Management
8 17 (32.08%) Windows Server 2003
8 17 (32.08%) Biometrics
8 17 (32.08%) Smartcard
8 17 (32.08%) Windows Vista
8 17 (32.08%) Windows Server 2008
8 17 (32.08%) Automated Testing
8 17 (32.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 17 (32.08%) Mobile App
8 17 (32.08%) Cyber Security
9 13 (24.53%) Microsoft
10 12 (22.64%) Configuration Management
11 11 (20.75%) Quality Management
12 10 (18.87%) ISO/IEC 12207
12 10 (18.87%) C++
12 10 (18.87%) PCI DSS
13 9 (16.98%) Coaching
14 8 (15.09%) Mobile Banking
14 8 (15.09%) Mobile Payment
14 8 (15.09%) Mobile Commerce
14 8 (15.09%) Java
14 8 (15.09%) .NET

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the England 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.

Applications
1 6 (11.32%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.77%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.89%) MySQL
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Subversion
1 2 (3.77%) Git (software)
General
1 20 (37.74%) Finance
2 8 (15.09%) Banking
3 6 (11.32%) Aerospace
4 5 (9.43%) Military
5 3 (5.66%) Advertising
6 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (32.08%) Test Engineer
2 12 (22.64%) Software Engineer
2 12 (22.64%) Developer
2 12 (22.64%) Quality Engineer
2 12 (22.64%) QA Engineer
3 9 (16.98%) Software Quality Engineer
3 9 (16.98%) Software Developer
4 6 (11.32%) Team Leader
4 6 (11.32%) Development Team Leader
5 5 (9.43%) Quality Manager
5 5 (9.43%) Software Development Team Leader
5 5 (9.43%) Software Team Leader
6 4 (7.55%) Senior Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Business Manager
8 2 (3.77%) C# Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Senior C# Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Senior Software Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Project Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) QA Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.09%) .NET
2 6 (11.32%) ASP.NET
3 5 (9.43%) Ajax
3 5 (9.43%) jQuery
3 5 (9.43%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 4 (7.55%) HTML
4 4 (7.55%) CSS
5 1 (1.89%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 17 (32.08%) Biometrics
1 17 (32.08%) Smartcard
1 17 (32.08%) Mobile App
2 8 (15.09%) Mobile Banking
2 8 (15.09%) Mobile Payment
2 8 (15.09%) Mathematics
2 8 (15.09%) Computer Science
3 7 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (7.55%) Telematics
5 2 (3.77%) PMI
5 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.77%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (1.89%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 18 (33.96%) Windows
2 17 (32.08%) Windows XP
2 17 (32.08%) Windows Server 2003
2 17 (32.08%) Windows Vista
2 17 (32.08%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (54.72%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (32.08%) Identity Management
2 17 (32.08%) Automated Testing
2 17 (32.08%) Cyber Security
3 12 (22.64%) Configuration Management
4 11 (20.75%) Quality Management
5 9 (16.98%) Coaching
6 8 (15.09%) Mobile Commerce
6 8 (15.09%) Business Analysis
7 7 (13.21%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (13.21%) People Management
7 7 (13.21%) Mentoring
8 6 (11.32%) Unit Testing
9 5 (9.43%) CMMI
10 4 (7.55%) Change Management
11 3 (5.66%) System Testing
11 3 (5.66%) Time Management
11 3 (5.66%) Software Engineering
12 2 (3.77%) Logistics
12 2 (3.77%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 23 (43.40%) SQL
2 10 (18.87%) C++
3 8 (15.09%) Java
3 8 (15.09%) Python
4 6 (11.32%) C#
5 5 (9.43%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.66%) C
7 1 (1.89%) Embedded C
7 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (39.62%) Degree
2 8 (15.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (13.21%) Security Cleared
4 4 (7.55%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.77%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.89%) MCTS
6 1 (1.89%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (94.34%) ISO 9001
2 19 (35.85%) QA
3 17 (32.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (18.87%) ISO/IEC 12207
4 10 (18.87%) PCI DSS
5 1 (1.89%) ISO 9002
5 1 (1.89%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 13 (24.53%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.77%) Perforce
3 1 (1.89%) Citrix
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle
3 1 (1.89%) Red Gate
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Robert Walters
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
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