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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
concrete5
Rank 870 907 874
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -33
Permanent jobs citing concrete5 22 22 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.019% 0.006%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.099% 0.088% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 8 17 5
Average salary £25,500 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.33% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £34,400 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £25,500 £37,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-32.00% +25.00%

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
22174 24905 22151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.25% 21.29% 20.37%
Number of salaries quoted 18464 20534 18696
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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

concrete5
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

concrete5
Top 14 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 31 July 2015. 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 +19 21 £25,500 -46.31% 3
Berkshire +14 13 - -
South East +10 13 - - 2
Maidenhead - 10 - -
North West -5 5 £25,500 -23.88%
Manchester - 5 £25,500 -
Slough - 3 - -
London +21 2 £30,000 -40.00% 1
Wales 0 1 £21,000 +7.69%
South Wales -6 1 £21,000 +7.69%
Cardiff -8 1 £21,000 +7.69%
Yorkshire - 1 £32,500 -
Leeds - 1 £32,500 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £32,500 -

concrete5
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 54 (100.00%) HTML
1 54 (100.00%) CSS
2 52 (96.30%) PHP
2 52 (96.30%) CMS
3 49 (90.74%) JavaScript
3 49 (90.74%) User Experience
4 44 (81.48%) Git (software)
5 40 (74.07%) MySQL
6 38 (70.37%) jQuery
7 37 (68.52%) HTML5
7 37 (68.52%) CSS3
8 33 (61.11%) Linux
8 33 (61.11%) OO
9 31 (57.41%) Laravel
10 25 (46.30%) WordPress
10 25 (46.30%) Sass
11 24 (44.44%) Marketing
12 22 (40.74%) Scrum
12 22 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
12 22 (40.74%) MVC
13 21 (38.89%) Degree
13 21 (38.89%) Joomla!
14 20 (37.04%) Refactoring
14 20 (37.04%) Symfony
14 20 (37.04%) Zend
14 20 (37.04%) Unit Testing
14 20 (37.04%) PHPUnit
14 20 (37.04%) Apache
14 20 (37.04%) Project Management
14 20 (37.04%) W3C

concrete5
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 52 (96.30%) CMS
2 25 (46.30%) WordPress
3 21 (38.89%) Joomla!
4 20 (37.04%) Apache
5 13 (24.07%) ExpressionEngine
6 3 (5.56%) Drupal
7 2 (3.70%) Commerce Server
7 2 (3.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 18 (33.33%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (74.07%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 44 (81.48%) Git (software)
2 20 (37.04%) PHPUnit
3 13 (24.07%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 11 (20.37%) gulp
General
1 24 (44.44%) Marketing
2 11 (20.37%) Advertising
3 2 (3.70%) Retail
3 2 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 54 (100.00%) Developer
2 26 (48.15%) PHP Developer
3 20 (37.04%) Web Developer
4 11 (20.37%) Front-End Developer
5 10 (18.52%) Senior Developer
5 10 (18.52%) Senior PHP Developer
6 3 (5.56%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 2 (3.70%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (1.85%) PHP LAMP Developer
8 1 (1.85%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (100.00%) HTML
1 54 (100.00%) CSS
2 38 (70.37%) jQuery
3 37 (68.52%) HTML5
3 37 (68.52%) CSS3
4 31 (57.41%) Laravel
5 25 (46.30%) Sass
6 20 (37.04%) Symfony
7 13 (24.07%) CakePHP
7 13 (24.07%) LESS
8 12 (22.22%) LAMP
9 3 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (3.70%) Zepto.js
10 2 (3.70%) AngularJS
10 2 (3.70%) Spring
10 2 (3.70%) Spring MVC
10 2 (3.70%) Backbone.js
11 1 (1.85%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 49 (90.74%) User Experience
2 20 (37.04%) W3C
3 15 (27.78%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.85%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 33 (61.11%) Linux
2 2 (3.70%) Android
2 2 (3.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (61.11%) OO
2 22 (40.74%) MVC
2 22 (40.74%) Scrum
2 22 (40.74%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (37.04%) Project Management
3 20 (37.04%) Refactoring
3 20 (37.04%) Unit Testing
3 20 (37.04%) API Development
4 16 (29.63%) E-Commerce
5 15 (27.78%) Mobile Application Development
6 13 (24.07%) Online Marketing
6 13 (24.07%) Digital Marketing
6 13 (24.07%) Web Development
6 13 (24.07%) OO PHP
7 10 (18.52%) OOD
8 2 (3.70%) TDD
8 2 (3.70%) Content Management
8 2 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (3.70%) Kanban
8 2 (3.70%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 52 (96.30%) PHP
2 49 (90.74%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.70%) Java
4 1 (1.85%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 21 (38.89%) Degree
Systems Management
1 10 (18.52%) Puppet
1 10 (18.52%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 20 (37.04%) Zend
2 13 (24.07%) Facebook
3 10 (18.52%) WorldPay
4 2 (3.70%) hybris
4 2 (3.70%) IBM
4 2 (3.70%) ATG
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