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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM)
Rank 879 905 885
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -20
Permanent jobs citing ASTM 4 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.002% 0.002%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.010% 0.004% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 2
Average salary £42,500 £43,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% -8.42%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £43,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-2.29% -8.42%

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
41221 46721 42224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.58% 39.79% 38.81%
Number of salaries quoted 32631 37349 34357
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 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 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 22 May 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
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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
England +37 4 £42,500 -2.29%
South East +5 3 £42,500 -2.29%
Surrey - 3 £42,500 -

ASTM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) HL7
2 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) VB6
2 3 (75.00%) Subversion
2 3 (75.00%) Information Management
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) XPath
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (75.00%) ADO
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (75.00%) VB
2 3 (75.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) XSLT
2 3 (75.00%) OOA/OOD
2 3 (75.00%) Client/Server
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Chemistry
3 1 (25.00%) Line Management
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching

ASTM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 1 (25.00%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) FTP
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (75.00%) Subversion
1 3 (75.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) VB Developer
2 2 (50.00%) VB6 Developer
3 1 (25.00%) AWS Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Product Specialist
3 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) ADO
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) XSLT
2 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (25.00%) Chemistry
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) LIMS
2 1 (25.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Information Management
1 3 (75.00%) Scrum
1 3 (75.00%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) Line Management
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) VB6
1 3 (75.00%) XPath
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
1 3 (75.00%) VB
1 3 (75.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) HL7
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Dell