The first table below looks at the demand for Castor skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Castor over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Castor
Rank - 214 -
Permanent jobs citing Castor 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.057% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £45,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +17.64%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2657 2319 2277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.39% 44.20% 41.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2286 2077 2063
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Castor
England

Castor
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Castor across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Castor Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Castor
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Castor Salary Trend in the South West

Castor
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing Castor 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 Castor.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) JUnit
1 3 (100.00%) EJB
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) JSP
1 3 (100.00%) Servlets
1 3 (100.00%) JBoss
1 3 (100.00%) IntelliJ
1 3 (100.00%) Validation
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) JSF
1 3 (100.00%) Maven
1 3 (100.00%) JSTL
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) Dojo
1 3 (100.00%) Apache Axis
1 3 (100.00%) FitNesse
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) GlassFish
1 3 (100.00%) Checkstyle
1 3 (100.00%) Ajax
1 3 (100.00%) Mule
1 3 (100.00%) JPA
1 3 (100.00%) EasyMock
1 3 (100.00%) ICEfaces
1 3 (100.00%) Confluence

Castor
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing Castor 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 Castor. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) GlassFish
1 3 (100.00%) Mule
1 3 (100.00%) Confluence
1 3 (100.00%) Apache ServiceMix
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
1 1 (33.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) JUnit
1 3 (100.00%) IntelliJ
1 3 (100.00%) Maven
1 3 (100.00%) Checkstyle
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) FitNesse
1 3 (100.00%) EasyMock
1 3 (100.00%) Mockito
1 3 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 3 (100.00%) FindBugs
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) Ant
2 2 (66.67%) Hudson
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Graduate
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Graduate Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Graduate Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) EJB
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) JSP
1 3 (100.00%) Servlets
1 3 (100.00%) Java EE
1 3 (100.00%) JSTL
1 3 (100.00%) Dojo
1 3 (100.00%) Apache Axis
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) JSF
1 3 (100.00%) Ajax
1 3 (100.00%) JPA
1 3 (100.00%) ICEfaces
1 3 (100.00%) PrimeFaces
2 2 (66.67%) JAX-WS
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) JAX-RS
2 2 (66.67%) EJB 3.0
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Validation
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) BDD
1 3 (100.00%) ATDD
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) ECMAScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) WAI
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) JBoss