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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
TickIT
Rank 253 245 217
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -28
Permanent jobs citing TickIT 2 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.035% 0.017% 0.24%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.34% 0.18% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 13
Average salary £50,000 £34,775 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.78% -17.20%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -
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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 West region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
584 560 669
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 10.26% 9.51% 12.47%
Number of salaries quoted 463 429 529
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £26,500 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £67,291 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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

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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

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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 5 February 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
Somerset - 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 £50,000 -
TickIT
England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 8 (100.00%) ISO 9001
2 7 (87.50%) Degree
3 6 (75.00%) Smart Meter
3 6 (75.00%) Big Data
3 6 (75.00%) Analytics
3 6 (75.00%) Business Analysis
3 6 (75.00%) eTOM
3 6 (75.00%) CITP
3 6 (75.00%) Predictive Analytics
3 6 (75.00%) CRM
3 6 (75.00%) Data Mining
3 6 (75.00%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (75.00%) Oracle
3 6 (75.00%) SAP
3 6 (75.00%) ITIL
3 6 (75.00%) SPSS
3 6 (75.00%) ERwin
3 6 (75.00%) CMMI
3 6 (75.00%) SAP CRM
3 6 (75.00%) Retail
3 6 (75.00%) Billing
3 6 (75.00%) Data Management
3 6 (75.00%) TOGAF
3 6 (75.00%) Freedom of Information
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) High Availability
5 1 (12.50%) Line Management
5 1 (12.50%) Mentoring

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Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 6 (75.00%) SPSS
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (75.00%) SAP CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) Big Data
1 6 (75.00%) BusinessObjects
1 6 (75.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) ERwin
2 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (75.00%) Billing
1 6 (75.00%) Retail
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
1 6 (75.00%) Business Analyst
1 6 (75.00%) Lead Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Lead Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Software Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Freedom of Information
1 6 (75.00%) Smart Meter
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Analytics
1 6 (75.00%) Business Analysis
1 6 (75.00%) CMMI
1 6 (75.00%) CRM
1 6 (75.00%) Data Management
1 6 (75.00%) eTOM
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
1 6 (75.00%) Predictive Analytics
1 6 (75.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (12.50%) High Availability
3 1 (12.50%) Line Management
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Degree
2 6 (75.00%) CITP
3 1 (12.50%) PMI Certification
3 1 (12.50%) PMP
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (100.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle
1 6 (75.00%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft