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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Castor
Rank 909 964 981
Rank change year-on-year
+55 +17
Permanent jobs citing Castor 2 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.005% 0.007%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.005% 0.012% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 8
Median salary £38,614 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.77% +5.26%
UK excluding London median salary £38,614 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-22.77% +5.26%

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
37745 41603 48026
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.43% 37.92% 40.10%
Number of salaries quoted 32695 35535 41060
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 £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 20 (100.00%) Oracle
1 20 (100.00%) Unix
1 20 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 18 (90.00%) Relational Database
2 18 (90.00%) Oracle BPM
2 18 (90.00%) FitNesse
2 18 (90.00%) Groovy
2 18 (90.00%) Drools
2 18 (90.00%) Java
2 18 (90.00%) PL/SQL
2 18 (90.00%) SQL
2 18 (90.00%) JBoss
2 18 (90.00%) Python
2 18 (90.00%) RDBMS
2 18 (90.00%) Finance
2 18 (90.00%) Hibernate
2 18 (90.00%) Spring
2 18 (90.00%) Maven
2 18 (90.00%) Automated Testing
2 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (90.00%) TDD
2 18 (90.00%) jBPM
2 18 (90.00%) Oracle Coherence
3 14 (70.00%) C#
3 14 (70.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 11 (55.00%) OO
5 4 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 4 (20.00%) Multithreading
6 2 (10.00%) Data Guard
6 2 (10.00%) Big Data

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 18 (90.00%) JBoss
1 18 (90.00%) Oracle Coherence
Business Applications
1 18 (90.00%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 18 (90.00%) RDBMS
2 18 (90.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (10.00%) Big Data
3 2 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (90.00%) FitNesse
1 18 (90.00%) Maven
General
1 18 (90.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Developer
1 11 (55.00%) Java Developer
2 8 (40.00%) Lead Developer
2 8 (40.00%) Lead Java Developer
3 7 (35.00%) Analyst
3 7 (35.00%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Administrator
4 2 (10.00%) DBA
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (90.00%) Drools
1 18 (90.00%) Hibernate
1 18 (90.00%) jBPM
1 18 (90.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (10.00%) Clustering
1 2 (10.00%) Grid Computing
1 2 (10.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Unix
2 2 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (90.00%) Automated Testing
1 18 (90.00%) TDD
2 14 (70.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 11 (55.00%) OO
4 4 (20.00%) Multithreading
5 2 (10.00%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (90.00%) Groovy
1 18 (90.00%) Java
1 18 (90.00%) PL/SQL
1 18 (90.00%) Python
1 18 (90.00%) SQL
2 14 (70.00%) C#
3 4 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) OCP
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Data Guard
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Oracle
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