The table below looks at the statistics for Cactus skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cactus over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Jakarta Cactus
Rank - 978 -
Permanent jobs citing Cactus 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.001% -
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.005% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £32,500 -
UK excluding London average salary - £32,500 -

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

Development Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
18716 18191 19243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.11% 16.38% 16.09%
Number of salaries quoted 16080 15259 15932
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Cactus
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Cactus Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Cactus
Salary Trend

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

Cactus Salary Trend in the UK

Cactus
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing Cactus 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 Cactus.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Ant
1 4 (100.00%) JUnit
1 4 (100.00%) JBoss
1 4 (100.00%) Swing
1 4 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (100.00%) Maven
1 4 (100.00%) Java EE
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (100.00%) QA
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 4 (100.00%) JMeter
1 4 (100.00%) NUnit
1 4 (100.00%) Rational Functional Tester
1 4 (100.00%) DbUnit
1 4 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA Agile
2 3 (75.00%) Use Case
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) ArgoUML
3 1 (25.00%) The Grinder

Cactus
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing Cactus 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 Cactus. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Ant
1 4 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (100.00%) DbUnit
1 4 (100.00%) HP UFT
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA Agile
1 4 (100.00%) JMeter
1 4 (100.00%) JUnit
1 4 (100.00%) Maven
1 4 (100.00%) NUnit
1 4 (100.00%) Rational Functional Tester
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (25.00%) ArgoUML
2 1 (25.00%) FitNesse
2 1 (25.00%) JProfiler
2 1 (25.00%) Rational Rose
2 1 (25.00%) Redmine
2 1 (25.00%) The Grinder
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) QA Tester
1 4 (100.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Java EE
1 4 (100.00%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Use Case
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle