The table below looks at the statistics for Toad skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Toad over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dell Software Toad
Rank 257 232 254
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +22
Permanent jobs citing Toad 5 16 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.068% 0.23% 0.081%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.39% 1.60% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 5
Average salary £44,154 £42,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -22.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,992 £30,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,100 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Toad
England

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

Development Applications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1292 999 1232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 17.49% 14.63% 16.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1118 884 1078
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

Toad
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Toad Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Toad
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Toad Salary Trend in the North West

Toad
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Toad across the North West region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Toad Salary Histogram in the North West

Toad
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Toad within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 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
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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
Manchester -15 4 £55,000 +29.41% 2
Cheshire -13 1 £30,000 -
Toad
England

Toad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Toad 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 Toad.

1 24 (92.31%) Oracle
2 20 (76.92%) SQL
3 16 (61.54%) Oracle EBS
3 16 (61.54%) Finance
3 16 (61.54%) Oracle General Ledger
3 16 (61.54%) Oracle EBS R12
3 16 (61.54%) Oracle iProcurement
3 16 (61.54%) Cash Management
3 16 (61.54%) Oracle Cash Management
3 16 (61.54%) Oracle Assets
3 16 (61.54%) Oracle Payables
4 15 (57.69%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 15 (57.69%) Oracle Financials
5 14 (53.85%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 14 (53.85%) General Ledger
6 13 (50.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 13 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (50.00%) Oracle Discoverer
6 13 (50.00%) Oracle Workflow
6 13 (50.00%) Workflow
6 13 (50.00%) SQLPlus
7 12 (46.15%) Billing
7 12 (46.15%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 11 (42.31%) Oracle Receivables
9 6 (23.08%) Oracle Applications
10 5 (19.23%) Software Testing
10 5 (19.23%) Selenium
10 5 (19.23%) Scrum
10 5 (19.23%) Oracle 11i
10 5 (19.23%) XML

Toad
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Toad 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 Toad. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (50.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (15.38%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (15.38%) Tomcat
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 4 (15.38%) IBM HTTP Server
2 4 (15.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (61.54%) Oracle EBS
1 16 (61.54%) Oracle General Ledger
1 16 (61.54%) Oracle EBS R12
1 16 (61.54%) Oracle iProcurement
1 16 (61.54%) Oracle Cash Management
1 16 (61.54%) Oracle Assets
1 16 (61.54%) Oracle Payables
2 15 (57.69%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 15 (57.69%) Oracle Financials
3 14 (53.85%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 12 (46.15%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 11 (42.31%) Oracle Receivables
6 6 (23.08%) Oracle Applications
7 5 (19.23%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (50.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 13 (50.00%) Oracle Discoverer
1 13 (50.00%) SQLPlus
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Selenium
2 4 (15.38%) Ant
2 4 (15.38%) ERwin
2 4 (15.38%) Log4j
2 4 (15.38%) SoapUI
2 4 (15.38%) Maven
3 2 (7.69%) ProC
General
1 16 (61.54%) Finance
2 14 (53.85%) General Ledger
3 12 (46.15%) Billing
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Oracle Consultant
1 13 (50.00%) Consultant
2 12 (46.15%) Oracle Financials Consultant
3 11 (42.31%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
3 11 (42.31%) Oracle Functional Consultant
3 11 (42.31%) Functional Consultant
4 5 (19.23%) Managed Services Consultant
4 5 (19.23%) Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Lead Developer
5 4 (15.38%) QA Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Java Developer
5 4 (15.38%) QA Automation Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Automation Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Lead Java Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Technical Leader
6 3 (11.54%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Applications Specialist
8 1 (3.85%) Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) Test Analyst
8 1 (3.85%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) XML
2 4 (15.38%) EJB
2 4 (15.38%) Servlets
2 4 (15.38%) SOAP
2 4 (15.38%) Web Services
2 4 (15.38%) J2EE
2 4 (15.38%) XSD
2 4 (15.38%) JAX-RPC
2 4 (15.38%) JMS
3 1 (3.85%) HTML
3 1 (3.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) UNIX
1 4 (15.38%) Windows
1 4 (15.38%) AIX
1 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) Cash Management
2 13 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (50.00%) Workflow
3 5 (19.23%) Software Testing
3 5 (19.23%) Scrum
3 5 (19.23%) ITIL
4 4 (15.38%) RAD
4 4 (15.38%) Project Management
4 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (15.38%) Agile Project Management
4 4 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (3.85%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (3.85%) OOD
6 1 (3.85%) Migration
6 1 (3.85%) OO
6 1 (3.85%) Business Development
6 1 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (76.92%) SQL
2 4 (15.38%) Java
2 4 (15.38%) Python
2 4 (15.38%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) QA
Vendors
1 24 (92.31%) Oracle
2 4 (15.38%) IBM
2 4 (15.38%) Actimize
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) Northgate