The first table below looks at the demand for Toad 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 Toad over the 3 months to 28 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 Development Applications category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dell Software Toad
Rank 217 190 206
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +16
Permanent jobs citing Toad 6 20 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.098% 0.38% 0.33%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.57% 2.37% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3 15 18
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,300 £30,763 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+14.86% -7.50%
Development Applications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1054 843 966
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 17.19% 16.09% 17.46%
Number of salaries quoted 915 737 860
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,100 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £45,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Toad
England

Toad
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Toad across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Toad Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Toad
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Toad Salary Trend in the South West

Toad
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 Toad within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Dorset -8 3 £37,500 -25.00%
Bristol - 2 £31,000 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £32,500 -
Toad
England

Toad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing Toad 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 Toad.

1 32 (100.00%) SQL
2 31 (96.88%) Oracle
3 27 (84.38%) PL/SQL
4 23 (71.88%) Finance
5 14 (43.75%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (43.75%) Oracle Database
6 12 (37.50%) .NET
7 11 (34.38%) Oracle Database 11g
8 10 (31.25%) Linux
8 10 (31.25%) Oracle Forms
9 9 (28.13%) ITIL
10 8 (25.00%) UNIX
10 8 (25.00%) SLA
10 8 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
11 7 (21.88%) Test Management
11 7 (21.88%) Root Cause Analysis
11 7 (21.88%) Oracle Reports
11 7 (21.88%) VB
12 6 (18.75%) XML
12 6 (18.75%) XSLT
12 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
12 6 (18.75%) Crystal Reports
12 6 (18.75%) Business Objects
12 6 (18.75%) Oracle9i Database
12 6 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (18.75%) N-Tier
12 6 (18.75%) SAS
12 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database 10g
12 6 (18.75%) JDeveloper
12 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2005

Toad
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing Toad 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 Toad. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (18.75%) SAS
1 6 (18.75%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (6.25%) WebLogic
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle UPK
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (25.00%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle Cash Management
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle iProcurement
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (3.13%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) FTP
1 2 (6.25%) HTTP
1 2 (6.25%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (43.75%) Oracle Database
2 11 (34.38%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (21.88%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
4 6 (18.75%) Crystal Reports
4 6 (18.75%) Oracle9i Database
4 6 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (18.75%) Oracle Database 10g
4 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (15.63%) Oracle OWB
5 5 (15.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (9.38%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 3 (9.38%) SQLPlus
6 3 (9.38%) Oracle Discoverer
7 2 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (31.25%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (18.75%) JDeveloper
3 3 (9.38%) LoadRunner
4 2 (6.25%) Introscope
4 2 (6.25%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (6.25%) JProfiler
5 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (71.88%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Banking
3 3 (9.38%) Manufacturing
3 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
3 3 (9.38%) Financial Institution
4 2 (6.25%) Investment Banking
4 2 (6.25%) General Ledger
5 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (71.88%) Analyst
2 15 (46.88%) Support Analyst
3 13 (40.63%) Applications Support Analyst
3 13 (40.63%) Applications Support
4 7 (21.88%) Oracle Analyst
5 6 (18.75%) Developer
5 6 (18.75%) Programmer
5 6 (18.75%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Oracle Support Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) Oracle Analyst Programmer
7 3 (9.38%) Oracle Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) Oracle Applications Support
7 3 (9.38%) Analyst Programmer
8 2 (6.25%) Test Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Business Systems Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Business Analyst
8 2 (6.25%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
9 1 (3.13%) QA Analyst
9 1 (3.13%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (37.50%) .NET
2 6 (18.75%) XML
2 6 (18.75%) XSLT
3 5 (15.63%) EDI
4 3 (9.38%) Middleware
5 2 (6.25%) ODBC
5 2 (6.25%) JDBC
6 1 (3.13%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
6 1 (3.13%) HTML
6 1 (3.13%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) N-Tier
2 3 (9.38%) Digital Media
2 3 (9.38%) Open Source
3 2 (6.25%) SWIFT
4 1 (3.13%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (3.13%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 10 (31.25%) Linux
2 8 (25.00%) UNIX
3 3 (9.38%) Windows
3 3 (9.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (28.13%) ITIL
3 7 (21.88%) Test Management
3 7 (21.88%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (18.75%) Workflow
5 5 (15.63%) Data Analysis
5 5 (15.63%) Change Control
5 5 (15.63%) ETL
6 4 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 4 (12.50%) Problem Management
6 4 (12.50%) Incident Management
7 3 (9.38%) E-business
7 3 (9.38%) ERP
8 2 (6.25%) Cash Management
8 2 (6.25%) Software Testing
8 2 (6.25%) Validation
9 1 (3.13%) Web Development
9 1 (3.13%) Data Protection
9 1 (3.13%) Test Strategy
9 1 (3.13%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 32 (100.00%) SQL
2 27 (84.38%) PL/SQL
3 7 (21.88%) VB
4 5 (15.63%) Java
5 3 (9.38%) Shell Script
5 3 (9.38%) C#
6 2 (6.25%) C++
6 2 (6.25%) C
7 1 (3.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (9.38%) Degree
3 2 (6.25%) ISEB
3 2 (6.25%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (3.13%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.13%) Basel II
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) nmon
1 2 (6.25%) HP SiteScope
1 2 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 31 (96.88%) Oracle
2 6 (18.75%) Business Objects
3 3 (9.38%) Green Hat
3 3 (9.38%) HP
4 2 (6.25%) Twitter