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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
TickIT
Rank 841 788 825
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +37
Permanent jobs citing TickIT 32 64 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.030% 0.064% 0.060%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.28% 0.63% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 29 41 43
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +19.04%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +19.04%
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
11305 10124 11806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.60% 10.17% 10.66%
Number of salaries quoted 8811 8035 9779
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,473
% change year-on-year
- -1.16%

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 23 September 2014.

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 23 September 2014. 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
West Midlands -10 13 £40,000 -20.00% 1
East Midlands -26 13 £40,000 -20.00% 4
North East - 8 £45,000 -
East of England - 4 £50,000 - 3
South East -14 3 £45,000 +5.88%
London -13 1 £32,500 -53.57%
South West -44 1 £55,000 +69.23%
Midlands - 1 £47,500 -
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TickIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 55 (63.95%) ISO 9001
2 51 (59.30%) Degree
3 44 (51.16%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (45.35%) Finance
5 36 (41.86%) Windows
6 34 (39.53%) Mobile App
7 32 (37.21%) QA
8 29 (33.72%) Software Engineering
9 27 (31.40%) SQL
10 26 (30.23%) Windows Vista
11 25 (29.07%) Automated Testing
11 25 (29.07%) Windows Server 2008
11 25 (29.07%) Cyber Security
11 25 (29.07%) Windows XP
11 25 (29.07%) Windows Server 2003
11 25 (29.07%) Biometrics
11 25 (29.07%) Smartcard
11 25 (29.07%) Identity Management
12 22 (25.58%) Microsoft
13 20 (23.26%) .NET
14 18 (20.93%) MS Excel
15 17 (19.77%) Scrum
16 16 (18.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 15 (17.44%) Security Cleared
17 15 (17.44%) Aerospace
17 15 (17.44%) C++
18 14 (16.28%) Java
19 13 (15.12%) Change Management
19 13 (15.12%) Computer Science
20 12 (13.95%) Risk Management

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.16%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (20.93%) MS Excel
2 7 (8.14%) MS Office
3 1 (1.16%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.49%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.16%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.16%) DVB
2 1 (1.16%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.16%) OLAP
2 1 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.16%) OLTP
2 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.16%) QlikView
2 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.16%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (8.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (3.49%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (2.33%) Rational Rhapsody
3 2 (2.33%) PVCS
3 2 (2.33%) Subversion
3 2 (2.33%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.16%) NUnit
General
1 39 (45.35%) Finance
2 15 (17.44%) Aerospace
3 6 (6.98%) Banking
4 5 (5.81%) Manufacturing
4 5 (5.81%) Military
5 4 (4.65%) Telecoms
6 3 (3.49%) Automotive
7 2 (2.33%) Electronics
8 1 (1.16%) Multimedia
8 1 (1.16%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (33.72%) Software Engineer
2 25 (29.07%) Test Engineer
3 17 (19.77%) Quality Engineer
4 11 (12.79%) Software Quality Engineer
5 10 (11.63%) Project Manager
5 10 (11.63%) QA Engineer
6 9 (10.47%) Consultant
7 7 (8.14%) Developer
8 4 (4.65%) Software Developer
8 4 (4.65%) Quality Manager
9 3 (3.49%) QA Manager
9 3 (3.49%) IT Auditor
9 3 (3.49%) Senior Software Engineer
9 3 (3.49%) Project Engineer
9 3 (3.49%) Auditor
9 3 (3.49%) IT Security Auditor
10 2 (2.33%) Software Manager
10 2 (2.33%) C# Software Engineer
10 2 (2.33%) IT Project Manager
10 2 (2.33%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (23.26%) .NET
2 9 (10.47%) HTML5
2 9 (10.47%) CSS3
2 9 (10.47%) CSS
2 9 (10.47%) HTML
3 7 (8.14%) MFC
4 3 (3.49%) XML
5 2 (2.33%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.16%) Windows SharePoint Services
6 1 (1.16%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.16%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 34 (39.53%) Mobile App
2 25 (29.07%) Biometrics
2 25 (29.07%) Smartcard
3 13 (15.12%) Computer Science
4 9 (10.47%) Social Media
4 9 (10.47%) User Experience
5 7 (8.14%) Management Information System
5 7 (8.14%) Mathematics
6 5 (5.81%) Mobile Banking
6 5 (5.81%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (2.33%) CAN bus
7 2 (2.33%) Physics
7 2 (2.33%) Chemistry
8 1 (1.16%) Chip and PIN
8 1 (1.16%) W3C
8 1 (1.16%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (1.16%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.16%) Freedom of Information Act
8 1 (1.16%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 36 (41.86%) Windows
2 26 (30.23%) Windows Vista
3 25 (29.07%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (29.07%) Windows XP
3 25 (29.07%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (3.49%) VxWorks
5 2 (2.33%) Linux
6 1 (1.16%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (51.16%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (33.72%) Software Engineering
3 25 (29.07%) Automated Testing
3 25 (29.07%) Identity Management
3 25 (29.07%) Cyber Security
4 17 (19.77%) Scrum
5 13 (15.12%) Change Management
6 12 (13.95%) Risk Management
7 11 (12.79%) Configuration Management
7 11 (12.79%) PRINCE2
7 11 (12.79%) Test Automation
8 10 (11.63%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (10.47%) Project Planning
9 9 (10.47%) Rapid Prototyping
9 9 (10.47%) Kanban
9 9 (10.47%) Performance Improvement
9 9 (10.47%) Responsive Web Design
9 9 (10.47%) Mobile Application Development
9 9 (10.47%) BDD
9 9 (10.47%) Progressive Enhancement
Programming Languages
1 27 (31.40%) SQL
2 15 (17.44%) C++
3 14 (16.28%) Java
4 12 (13.95%) C#
5 7 (8.14%) VC++
6 6 (6.98%) C
7 5 (5.81%) Python
8 3 (3.49%) Embedded C
9 1 (1.16%) Embedded C++
9 1 (1.16%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 51 (59.30%) Degree
2 15 (17.44%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.49%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.49%) IRCA
4 1 (1.16%) CISSP
4 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.16%) CISA
4 1 (1.16%) CISM
4 1 (1.16%) MBA
4 1 (1.16%) CGEIT
4 1 (1.16%) CRISC
4 1 (1.16%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (63.95%) ISO 9001
2 32 (37.21%) QA
3 16 (18.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (8.14%) ISO/IEC 12207
4 7 (8.14%) PCI DSS
4 7 (8.14%) ISO 9000
5 3 (3.49%) IEC 61508
5 3 (3.49%) DO-178B
5 3 (3.49%) ISO 14001
6 1 (1.16%) WAI
6 1 (1.16%) ISO 9002
6 1 (1.16%) SLA
6 1 (1.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 22 (25.58%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.33%) Perforce
2 2 (2.33%) Oracle
3 1 (1.16%) Tableau
3 1 (1.16%) HP
3 1 (1.16%) Dell
3 1 (1.16%) Citrix
3 1 (1.16%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (1.16%) Symantec
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