The table below looks at the prevalence of the term ASTM in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ASTM over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM)
Rank 889 - 879
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing ASTM 3 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% - 0.001%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.007% - 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £34,750 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,750 - £47,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
44233 46035 43813
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.39% 39.35% 40.30%
Number of salaries quoted 35155 36206 35302
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,625 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

ASTM
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ASTM within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

ASTM Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ASTM
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ASTM within the UK.

ASTM Salary Trend in the UK

ASTM
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ASTM over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 within the UK.

ASTM Salary Histogram in the UK

ASTM
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ASTM within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
Surrey - 1 £42,500 -
South East - 1 £42,500 -
England - 1 £42,500 -

ASTM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing ASTM 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 ASTM.

1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) VB.NET
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) Information Management
3 4 (66.67%) HL7
4 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (50.00%) VB6
4 3 (50.00%) Subversion
4 3 (50.00%) XPath
4 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (50.00%) Scrum
4 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (50.00%) Client/Server
4 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (50.00%) VB
4 3 (50.00%) C#
4 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (50.00%) ADO
4 3 (50.00%) XML
4 3 (50.00%) XSLT
4 3 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
4 3 (50.00%) SDLC
5 2 (33.33%) SAP

ASTM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing ASTM 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 ASTM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) SAS
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) Intranet
2 1 (16.67%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 3 (50.00%) Subversion
1 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) IT Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) VB.NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) VB Developer
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) VB6 Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Product Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) AWS Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) ADO
2 3 (50.00%) XML
2 3 (50.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Client/Server
1 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Chemistry
2 1 (16.67%) NHS
2 1 (16.67%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Information Management
2 3 (50.00%) SDLC
2 3 (50.00%) OOA/OOD
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
3 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Line Management
3 1 (16.67%) Coaching
3 1 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) VB.NET
2 3 (50.00%) VB6
2 3 (50.00%) XPath
2 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (50.00%) VB
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) HL7
2 2 (33.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 2 (33.33%) XenApp
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) SAP
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Dell