The table below looks at the statistics for TickIT skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TickIT 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
TickIT
Rank 439 427 430
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +3
Permanent jobs citing TickIT 3 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.014% 0.038% 0.048%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.12% 0.35% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 9
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -26.08%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +19.04%
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England

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 South East region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
2602 2305 2781
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 11.86% 10.88% 12.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1985 1776 2348
Average salary £41,500 £42,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.92% +0.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

TickIT Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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Salary Trend in the South East

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

TickIT Salary Trend in the South East

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Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TickIT within the South East 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
(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
Buckinghamshire - 2 - -
Berkshire -3 1 £45,000 -
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England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 4 (66.67%) CMMI
2 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (50.00%) ISO 9001
2 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) QA
2 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Coaching
3 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Military
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (33.33%) Quality Management
4 1 (16.67%) C
4 1 (16.67%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) MS Project
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) OOD
4 1 (16.67%) ETL
4 1 (16.67%) ISO 9000
4 1 (16.67%) SLA
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Embedded C
4 1 (16.67%) Embedded C++

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Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 3 (50.00%) MS Office
1 3 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Project
General
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Military
3 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Project Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) QA Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Quality Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) PMI
2 1 (16.67%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) CMMI
2 2 (33.33%) Coaching
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Quality Management
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) OOD
3 1 (16.67%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma
3 1 (16.67%) Information Management
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) eTOM
3 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Release Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (16.67%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
1 1 (16.67%) C++
1 1 (16.67%) Embedded C
1 1 (16.67%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) CISSP
3 1 (16.67%) PMI Certification
3 1 (16.67%) CISA
3 1 (16.67%) CISM
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) CGEIT
3 1 (16.67%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) ISO 9001
1 3 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (16.67%) ISO 9000
2 1 (16.67%) SLA
2 1 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) HP
1 1 (16.67%) Dell
1 1 (16.67%) Symantec