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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM)
Rank 898 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing ASTM 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.004% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £27,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 - -

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
45255 44660 43197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.88% 38.87% 40.67%
Number of salaries quoted 36247 34744 34875
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Information Management
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) VB6
2 3 (60.00%) Subversion
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) ADO
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (60.00%) VB
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (60.00%) XSLT
2 3 (60.00%) OOA/OOD
2 3 (60.00%) Client/Server
2 3 (60.00%) XPath
2 3 (60.00%) HL7
2 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (60.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) XenApp
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (40.00%) SAS
3 2 (40.00%) ISO 9001
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP

ASTM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 (40.00%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Subversion
1 3 (60.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 3 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) IT Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) VB.NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) VB Developer
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) VB6 Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) ADO
2 3 (60.00%) XSLT
3 2 (40.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Information Management
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) OOA/OOD
2 3 (60.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (60.00%) VB6
2 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (60.00%) VB
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (60.00%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) HL7
2 2 (40.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) XenApp
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) SAP