The table below looks at the statistics for concrete5 skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited concrete5 over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
concrete5
Rank 824 838 867
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +29
Permanent jobs citing concrete5 56 41 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.051% 0.038% 0.024%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.24% 0.18% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 54 40 24
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +37.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £44,750 £32,200
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £37,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +29.31%

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

Application Platforms Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
23519 22621 23485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 21.29% 20.99% 20.61%
Number of salaries quoted 19923 18617 20462
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,783 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.13% +0.73%

concrete5
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing concrete5 within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

concrete5 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

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Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing concrete5 within the UK.

concrete5 Salary Trend in the UK

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Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing concrete5 over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 within the UK.

concrete5 Salary Histogram in the UK

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Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing concrete5 within the UK over the 3 months to 24 December 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +12 55 £32,500 -18.75% 3
Yorkshire - 22 £25,000 - 1
East Midlands - 22 £40,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 22 £40,000 -
Nottingham - 21 £40,000 -
Harrogate - 20 £25,000 - 1
North Yorkshire - 20 £25,000 - 1
West Midlands - 6 £32,500 -
Shropshire - 5 £32,500 -
London -16 2 £31,250 -21.87% 1
City of London +12 1 £32,500 -18.75%
South Wales - 1 £21,000 -
Wales - 1 £21,000 -
East of England - 1 - -
Cambridge - 1 - -
Cardiff - 1 £21,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -

concrete5
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing concrete5 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 concrete5.

1 74 (97.37%) JavaScript
1 74 (97.37%) CSS
2 68 (89.47%) HTML
3 66 (86.84%) PHP
4 60 (78.95%) OO
5 59 (77.63%) MySQL
6 57 (75.00%) Git (software)
7 53 (69.74%) OO PHP
8 48 (63.16%) CMS
9 45 (59.21%) Linux
9 45 (59.21%) E-Commerce
9 45 (59.21%) Magento
10 44 (57.89%) jQuery
11 43 (56.58%) CSS3
12 41 (53.95%) HTML5
13 39 (51.32%) Marketing
13 39 (51.32%) WordPress
14 31 (40.79%) Mobile App
15 29 (38.16%) User Experience
16 28 (36.84%) LAMP
16 28 (36.84%) Mobile Application Development
17 26 (34.21%) Sass
18 23 (30.26%) ExpressionEngine
18 23 (30.26%) Appcelerator Titanium
18 23 (30.26%) Facebook
18 23 (30.26%) LESS
19 22 (28.95%) Siemens
20 18 (23.68%) PHP5
21 17 (22.37%) Digital Marketing
22 15 (19.74%) MVC

concrete5
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing concrete5 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 concrete5. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 48 (63.16%) CMS
2 39 (51.32%) WordPress
3 23 (30.26%) ExpressionEngine
4 10 (13.16%) Drupal
5 9 (11.84%) Joomla!
6 5 (6.58%) Commerce Server
6 5 (6.58%) WebSphere
6 5 (6.58%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (3.95%) Confluence
8 2 (2.63%) Umbraco
9 1 (1.32%) Node.js
Applications
1 9 (11.84%) Photoshop
2 8 (10.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 45 (59.21%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (77.63%) MySQL
2 7 (9.21%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 57 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 23 (30.26%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 3 (3.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.95%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.95%) JIRA
General
1 39 (51.32%) Marketing
2 5 (6.58%) Games
2 5 (6.58%) Retail
3 2 (2.63%) Finance
3 2 (2.63%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 74 (97.37%) Developer
2 35 (46.05%) PHP Developer
3 32 (42.11%) Web Developer
4 19 (25.00%) Front-End Developer
5 14 (18.42%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 12 (15.79%) LAMP Developer
7 11 (14.47%) Senior Developer
8 10 (13.16%) Senior PHP Developer
9 7 (9.21%) Front-End Web Developer
10 6 (7.89%) PHP Web Developer
11 3 (3.95%) UI Developer
11 3 (3.95%) UI Programmer
12 2 (2.63%) JavaScript Developer
13 1 (1.32%) PHP Zend Developer
13 1 (1.32%) Junior Developer
13 1 (1.32%) Support Manager
13 1 (1.32%) Junior Web Developer
13 1 (1.32%) Software Developer
13 1 (1.32%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (97.37%) CSS
2 68 (89.47%) HTML
3 44 (57.89%) jQuery
4 43 (56.58%) CSS3
5 41 (53.95%) HTML5
6 28 (36.84%) LAMP
7 26 (34.21%) Sass
8 23 (30.26%) LESS
9 14 (18.42%) CakePHP
10 8 (10.53%) AngularJS
10 8 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (7.89%) .NET
11 6 (7.89%) SOAP
11 6 (7.89%) REST
11 6 (7.89%) Flash
11 6 (7.89%) Symfony
12 5 (6.58%) Spring MVC
12 5 (6.58%) Spring
12 5 (6.58%) Backbone.js
13 4 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (40.79%) Mobile App
2 29 (38.16%) User Experience
3 6 (7.89%) iPhone
4 4 (5.26%) New Media
4 4 (5.26%) iDTV
4 4 (5.26%) Xbox
5 3 (3.95%) FMCG
6 2 (2.63%) Animation
6 2 (2.63%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 45 (59.21%) Linux
2 5 (6.58%) Android
2 5 (6.58%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (78.95%) OO
2 53 (69.74%) OO PHP
3 45 (59.21%) E-Commerce
4 28 (36.84%) Mobile Application Development
5 17 (22.37%) Digital Marketing
6 15 (19.74%) MVC
7 14 (18.42%) Online Marketing
8 11 (14.47%) Responsive Web Design
8 11 (14.47%) iOS Development
8 11 (14.47%) Web Design
9 10 (13.16%) Content Management
10 9 (11.84%) SEO
11 8 (10.53%) OOP
12 7 (9.21%) Web Development
13 6 (7.89%) Web Application Development
14 5 (6.58%) Android Development
14 5 (6.58%) Time Management
14 5 (6.58%) Kanban
14 5 (6.58%) Stakeholder Management
14 5 (6.58%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 74 (97.37%) JavaScript
2 66 (86.84%) PHP
3 18 (23.68%) PHP5
4 6 (7.89%) ActionScript
4 6 (7.89%) ActionScript 3.0
5 5 (6.58%) Java
6 3 (3.95%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 2 (2.63%) Degree
Systems Management
1 6 (7.89%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 23 (30.26%) Facebook
2 22 (28.95%) Siemens
3 9 (11.84%) Adobe
4 8 (10.53%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (6.58%) ATG
5 5 (6.58%) IBM
5 5 (6.58%) Sitecore
6 4 (5.26%) Zend
7 3 (3.95%) Atlassian
8 2 (2.63%) hybris
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