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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
TickIT
Rank - 226 213
Permanent jobs citing TickIT 0 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.19% 0.18%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 1.71% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 5
Average salary - £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
- -8.57%
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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
531 644 576
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 8.75% 11.11% 10.55%
Number of salaries quoted 415 504 480
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £22,500 £27,350
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £67,500 £64,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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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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Top 12 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) OOD
1 2 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 2 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 2 (100.00%) Military
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Time Management
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared

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Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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.

General
1 2 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 2 (100.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Software Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) OOD
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO 9001