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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
TickIT
Rank 439 429 434
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +5
Permanent jobs citing TickIT 4 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.018% 0.046% 0.047%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.16% 0.42% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 11
Average salary £32,000 £31,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.58% -45.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £25,200 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,400 £42,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £41,223
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +21.29%
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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
2570 2373 2772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 11.54% 10.85% 11.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1944 1841 2349
Average salary £40,750 £44,572 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% -0.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,281 £28,079
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,100 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%

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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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Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TickIT across the South East region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

TickIT Salary Histogram 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 20 August 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
Buckinghamshire - 2 - -
Berkshire -12 1 £45,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £19,000 - 1
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England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 8 (66.67%) QA
2 7 (58.33%) ISO 9001
3 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
4 4 (33.33%) Data Governance
4 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) Information Management
4 4 (33.33%) ETL
4 4 (33.33%) HP
4 4 (33.33%) Dell
4 4 (33.33%) MS Project
4 4 (33.33%) ITIL
4 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 4 (33.33%) Six Sigma
4 4 (33.33%) Symantec
4 4 (33.33%) CMMI
5 3 (25.00%) Change Management
5 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (25.00%) MS Office
5 3 (25.00%) ISO 9000
5 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
5 3 (25.00%) Finance
5 3 (25.00%) Release Management
6 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Test Management
6 2 (16.67%) Performance Management
6 2 (16.67%) Degree
6 2 (16.67%) Change Control
6 2 (16.67%) Test Automation

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Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 4 (33.33%) MS Project
2 3 (25.00%) MS Office
2 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
General
1 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Military
3 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Project Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) QA Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Quality Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Test Leader
3 1 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Software Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Software Test Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Test Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (8.33%) PMI
3 1 (8.33%) SCADA
3 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
1 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 4 (33.33%) ETL
1 4 (33.33%) Six Sigma
1 4 (33.33%) CMMI
1 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (33.33%) Information Management
1 4 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
1 4 (33.33%) Data Governance
2 3 (25.00%) Release Management
2 3 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 2 (16.67%) Quality Management
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE
3 2 (16.67%) SSADM
3 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Test Management
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Management
3 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C
1 1 (8.33%) C++
1 1 (8.33%) Embedded C
1 1 (8.33%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) CGEIT
3 1 (8.33%) CRISC
3 1 (8.33%) CISSP
3 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
3 1 (8.33%) CISA
3 1 (8.33%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (66.67%) QA
2 7 (58.33%) ISO 9001
3 3 (25.00%) ISO 9000
4 1 (8.33%) SLA
4 1 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) HP
1 4 (33.33%) Dell
1 4 (33.33%) Symantec
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft