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 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dell Software Toad
Rank 222 254 250
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -4
Permanent jobs citing Toad 6 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.11% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.54% 0.59% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 9
Average salary £46,250 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,050 £50,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £51,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +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
1118 1194 1118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 19.75% 18.40% 15.90%
Number of salaries quoted 961 1022 966
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 28 April 2016.

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 28 April 2016. 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
Manchester +6 3 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Cheshire - 3 £37,500 -
Toad
England

Toad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 13 (76.47%) SQL
2 10 (58.82%) Oracle
3 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
3 7 (41.18%) Web Services
3 7 (41.18%) XML
3 7 (41.18%) JUnit
3 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (41.18%) Maven
3 7 (41.18%) Degree
3 7 (41.18%) JIRA
3 7 (41.18%) Selenium
3 7 (41.18%) Cucumber
3 7 (41.18%) BDD
3 7 (41.18%) SoapUI
3 7 (41.18%) Jenkins
3 7 (41.18%) Defect Tracking
3 7 (41.18%) Cross-Browser Testing
4 6 (35.29%) Functional Testing
4 6 (35.29%) Test Automation
4 6 (35.29%) Java
5 5 (29.41%) Oracle Applications
5 5 (29.41%) Oracle Workflow
5 5 (29.41%) Workflow
5 5 (29.41%) Finance
6 4 (23.53%) Validation
6 4 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (23.53%) DameWare
6 4 (23.53%) ServiceCenter
6 4 (23.53%) Load Balancing
6 4 (23.53%) Automated Testing

Toad
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 5 (29.41%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (23.53%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Assets
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) DB2
1 4 (23.53%) MS Access
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (5.88%) PowerPivot
3 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Cucumber
1 7 (41.18%) Jenkins
1 7 (41.18%) JIRA
1 7 (41.18%) JUnit
1 7 (41.18%) Maven
1 7 (41.18%) Selenium
1 7 (41.18%) SoapUI
2 4 (23.53%) HP UFT
2 4 (23.53%) LoadRunner
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (11.76%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Automation Tester
1 6 (35.29%) Tester
2 4 (23.53%) Test Automation Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Test Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Test Leader
3 3 (17.65%) Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) Oracle Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) Oracle Functional Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) Oracle Technical Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Applications Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle Applications Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Applications Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Oracle Applications Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Oracle Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Software Tester
4 2 (11.76%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) Web Services
1 7 (41.18%) XML
2 4 (23.53%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Mainframe
2 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) Data Conversion
3 1 (5.88%) Data Extraction
3 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.88%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (41.18%) BDD
1 7 (41.18%) Cross-Browser Testing
1 7 (41.18%) Defect Tracking
2 6 (35.29%) Functional Testing
2 6 (35.29%) Test Automation
3 5 (29.41%) Workflow
4 4 (23.53%) Automated Testing
4 4 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (23.53%) Load Balancing
4 4 (23.53%) Load Testing
4 4 (23.53%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 4 (23.53%) Validation
5 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (17.65%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2
5 3 (17.65%) Project Management
5 3 (17.65%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (17.65%) Test Scripting
5 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) SQL
2 7 (41.18%) JavaScript
3 6 (35.29%) Java
4 2 (11.76%) PL/SQL
5 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) Degree
2 3 (17.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) DameWare
1 4 (23.53%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) Oracle
2 4 (23.53%) HP
2 4 (23.53%) IBM
2 4 (23.53%) LexisNexis
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft