The table below looks at the statistics for TickIT 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 TickIT over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
TickIT
Rank 239 222 205
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -17
Permanent jobs citing TickIT 1 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.016% 0.094% 0.22%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.19% 0.81% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 12
Average salary £55,000 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+69.23% -23.52%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
TickIT
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 West region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
534 614 668
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 8.59% 11.56% 12.05%
Number of salaries quoted 447 486 530
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -8.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

TickIT
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

TickIT Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

TickIT
Salary Trend in the South West

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

TickIT Salary Trend in the South West

TickIT
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TickIT within the South West region over the 3 months to 22 October 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
Somerset - 1 £55,000 -
TickIT
England

TickIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 6 (85.71%) ISO 9001
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
1 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 5 (71.43%) Aerospace
2 5 (71.43%) QA
3 2 (28.57%) Electronics
4 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
4 1 (14.29%) Validation
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 1 (14.29%) IEC 61508
4 1 (14.29%) DO-178B
4 1 (14.29%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (14.29%) SysML
4 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 1 (14.29%) Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (14.29%) Business Development
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) Embedded C
4 1 (14.29%) Embedded C++
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (14.29%) VxWorks
4 1 (14.29%) C

TickIT
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Rational DOORS
General
1 5 (71.43%) Aerospace
2 2 (28.57%) Electronics
3 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Quality Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Software Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) Software Quality Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Service Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Lead Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Real Time Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Real Time Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) VxWorks
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
2 1 (14.29%) Validation
2 1 (14.29%) Scrum
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) SysML
2 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 1 (14.29%) Business Development
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 1 (14.29%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Embedded C
1 1 (14.29%) Embedded C++
1 1 (14.29%) C
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (85.71%) ISO 9001
2 5 (71.43%) QA
3 1 (14.29%) IEC 61508
3 1 (14.29%) DO-178B
3 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
Wiltshire
Huxley Associates
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago