The table below looks at the statistics for Concordion skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Concordion over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Concordion
Rank 875 875 880
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Permanent jobs citing Concordion 11 27 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.024% 0.015%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.062% 0.16% 0.099%
Number of salaries quoted 11 25 13
Average salary £35,000 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.66% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £37,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -25.00%

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
17679 16693 17177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 15.75% 15.07% 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 14880 14087 15072
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Concordion
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Concordion Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Concordion
Salary Trend

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

Concordion Salary Trend in the UK

Concordion
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Concordion within the UK over the 3 months to 26 November 2014. 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 -15 11 £35,000 -41.66%
London -5 10 £35,000 -41.66%
City of London +32 1 £42,000 -30.00%
Chester +10 1 £32,500 -13.33%
Cheshire -5 1 £32,500 -13.33%
North West -16 1 £32,500 -13.33%

Concordion
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Concordion 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 Concordion.

1 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (92.86%) BDD
2 11 (78.57%) Scrum
2 11 (78.57%) Java
3 9 (64.29%) JIRA
3 9 (64.29%) FitNesse
3 9 (64.29%) Cucumber
3 9 (64.29%) JBehave
4 8 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (57.14%) Mingle
4 8 (57.14%) SpecFlow
4 8 (57.14%) Selenium
4 8 (57.14%) C#
4 8 (57.14%) .NET
4 8 (57.14%) TDD
5 7 (50.00%) Service Delivery
5 7 (50.00%) Six Sigma
5 7 (50.00%) Python
5 7 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 7 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (50.00%) TeamCity
5 7 (50.00%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
5 7 (50.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 7 (50.00%) CruiseControl
5 7 (50.00%) Ruby
5 7 (50.00%) ISTQB
5 7 (50.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 7 (50.00%) Coaching
5 7 (50.00%) Hudson
5 7 (50.00%) Agile Testing

Concordion
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Concordion 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 Concordion. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Mingle
Development Applications
1 9 (64.29%) JIRA
1 9 (64.29%) FitNesse
1 9 (64.29%) JBehave
1 9 (64.29%) Cucumber
2 8 (57.14%) SpecFlow
2 8 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (57.14%) Selenium
3 7 (50.00%) CruiseControl
3 7 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 7 (50.00%) TeamCity
3 7 (50.00%) Hudson
3 7 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 4 (28.57%) JUnit
4 4 (28.57%) Mockito
4 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
4 4 (28.57%) jMock
4 4 (28.57%) Subversion
5 1 (7.14%) RSpec
5 1 (7.14%) Behat
General
1 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
1 4 (28.57%) Banking
1 4 (28.57%) Retail
1 4 (28.57%) Investment Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Consultant
1 5 (35.71%) Test Consultant
2 4 (28.57%) Senior Java Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Senior Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Java Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Test Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Test Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Junior
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) QA Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Software Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Graduate
5 1 (7.14%) Trainee Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Trainee
5 1 (7.14%) QA Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Junior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) .NET
2 4 (28.57%) CSS
2 4 (28.57%) Hibernate
2 4 (28.57%) Spring
2 4 (28.57%) Java EE
2 4 (28.57%) Spring MVC
2 4 (28.57%) jQuery
2 4 (28.57%) HTML
3 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) EMV
2 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (92.86%) BDD
2 11 (78.57%) Scrum
3 8 (57.14%) TDD
4 7 (50.00%) Six Sigma
4 7 (50.00%) Service Delivery
4 7 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (50.00%) Agile Testing
4 7 (50.00%) Coaching
5 4 (28.57%) Mentoring
5 4 (28.57%) Unit Testing
5 4 (28.57%) Integration Testing
5 4 (28.57%) MVC
5 4 (28.57%) UML
5 4 (28.57%) OOD
5 4 (28.57%) Software Testing
6 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
6 1 (7.14%) ATDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) Java
2 8 (57.14%) C#
3 7 (50.00%) Python
3 7 (50.00%) Ruby
4 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 7 (50.00%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
1 7 (50.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
1 7 (50.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) PCI DSS
2 1 (7.14%) QA