The table below looks at the statistics for Castor skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Castor over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Castor
Rank 911 967 991
Rank change year-on-year
+56 +24
Permanent jobs citing Castor 5 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.003% 0.005%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.013% 0.007% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 6
Median salary £38,614 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.77% -
UK excluding London median salary £38,614 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-22.77% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
37885 42044 47296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.83% 37.94% 39.31%
Number of salaries quoted 32928 35939 40488
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Castor
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Castor as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Castor Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Castor
Salary Trend

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

Castor Salary Trend in the UK

Castor
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Castor over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 within the UK.

Castor Salary Histogram in the UK

Castor
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Castor within the UK over the 3 months to 1 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +53 1 £57,500 +15.00%
Hertfordshire - 1 £57,500 -
Hertford - 1 £57,500 -
East of England - 1 £57,500 -

Castor
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT jobs citing Castor also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Castor.

1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (83.33%) Unix
2 5 (83.33%) MySQL
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle Database
2 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (66.67%) Data Management
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (66.67%) Data Guard
3 4 (66.67%) Big Data
3 4 (66.67%) Replication
3 4 (66.67%) Grid Computing
3 4 (66.67%) Clustering
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle RMAN
3 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) OCP
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (33.33%) JBoss
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (33.33%) Spring
4 2 (33.33%) Maven
4 2 (33.33%) Hibernate
5 1 (16.67%) Subversion
5 1 (16.67%) FitNesse
5 1 (16.67%) jQuery
5 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Groovy
5 1 (16.67%) Drools
5 1 (16.67%) Android
5 1 (16.67%) Sass

Castor
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) JBoss
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) MySQL
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle Database
2 4 (66.67%) Big Data
3 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
3 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Maven
2 1 (16.67%) Ant
2 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
2 1 (16.67%) FitNesse
2 1 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Administrator
1 4 (66.67%) DBA
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (33.33%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) J2EE Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 2 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) Drools
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) J2EE
2 1 (16.67%) jBPM
2 1 (16.67%) JDBC
2 1 (16.67%) JiBX
2 1 (16.67%) jQuery
2 1 (16.67%) JSP
2 1 (16.67%) React
2 1 (16.67%) Sass
2 1 (16.67%) Servlets
2 1 (16.67%) Struts
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) XMLBeans
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (66.67%) Clustering
2 4 (66.67%) Grid Computing
2 4 (66.67%) Replication
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Unix
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Android
3 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Data Management
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Android Development
2 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) ERP
2 1 (16.67%) iOS Development
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) SOA
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development
2 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) Groovy
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) OCP
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Data Guard
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle