The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Coverity products and/or services in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Coverity over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Coverity.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Coverity
Rank 888 877 885
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +8
Permanent jobs citing Coverity 8 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.004% 0.002%
As % of the Vendors category 0.015% 0.008% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 2
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +41.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £45,000 £31,150
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £45,000 £32,350
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £45,000 £31,750
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +41.73%

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

Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
54224 51451 53768
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.58% 47.30% 47.58%
Number of salaries quoted 43308 42193 44866
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

Coverity
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Coverity Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Coverity
Salary Trend

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

Coverity Salary Trend in the UK

Coverity
Salary Histogram

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

Coverity Salary Histogram in the UK

Coverity
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Coverity within the UK over the 3 months to 24 October 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 -6 8 £60,000 +33.33%
London - 3 £77,500 -
Oxfordshire +14 2 £26,250 -
Banbury +4 2 £26,250 -
South East -12 2 £26,250 -41.66%
East of England - 2 £46,250 -
Cambridge - 2 £46,250 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £46,250 -
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
York - 1 - -

Coverity
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Coverity 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 Coverity.

1 31 (91.18%) C++
2 30 (88.24%) C
2 30 (88.24%) Linux
2 30 (88.24%) Software Engineering
3 29 (85.29%) Python
3 29 (85.29%) Perl
4 22 (64.71%) Java
5 17 (50.00%) Telecoms
5 17 (50.00%) Jenkins
6 16 (47.06%) Configuration Management
7 15 (44.12%) Finance
7 15 (44.12%) UNIX
8 14 (41.18%) Windows
8 14 (41.18%) C#
8 14 (41.18%) Static Code Analysis
9 13 (38.24%) Reverse Engineering
10 12 (35.29%) Wind River
10 12 (35.29%) Visualisation
10 12 (35.29%) Ruby
10 12 (35.29%) Degree
10 12 (35.29%) JIRA
10 12 (35.29%) Computer Science
10 12 (35.29%) Cyber Security
10 12 (35.29%) Financial Institution
10 12 (35.29%) OO
11 11 (32.35%) Workflow
11 11 (32.35%) Security Cleared
12 10 (29.41%) DV Cleared
13 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
14 5 (14.71%) Bash Shell

Coverity
Top Related IT Skills by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.82%) WebSphere Application Server
1 3 (8.82%) JBoss
1 3 (8.82%) Tomcat
1 3 (8.82%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) GSM
1 4 (11.76%) UMTS
1 4 (11.76%) SNMP
1 4 (11.76%) 3G
1 4 (11.76%) 2G
1 4 (11.76%) LTE
1 4 (11.76%) 4G
2 1 (2.94%) Intranet
2 1 (2.94%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 12 (35.29%) JIRA
3 4 (11.76%) CppUnit
3 4 (11.76%) Valgrind
4 3 (8.82%) Git (software)
4 3 (8.82%) Eclipse
4 3 (8.82%) CruiseControl
4 3 (8.82%) Subversion
4 3 (8.82%) Maven
5 2 (5.88%) Metasploit
6 1 (2.94%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.94%) Hudson
6 1 (2.94%) SCons
General
1 17 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 15 (44.12%) Finance
3 12 (35.29%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 16 (47.06%) Developer
2 14 (41.18%) C++ Developer
2 14 (41.18%) Software Engineer
3 6 (17.65%) Graduate
4 3 (8.82%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) C Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Software Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Graduate Software Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Security Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) IT Graduate
6 1 (2.94%) IT Security Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Security Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) Middleware
2 3 (8.82%) JSF
2 3 (8.82%) Java EE
2 3 (8.82%) jQuery
2 3 (8.82%) HTML5
2 3 (8.82%) REST
2 3 (8.82%) HTML
2 3 (8.82%) CSS
2 3 (8.82%) SOAP
2 3 (8.82%) Web Services
2 3 (8.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (35.29%) Computer Science
1 12 (35.29%) Visualisation
2 4 (11.76%) Device Driver
3 2 (5.88%) Open Source
4 1 (2.94%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.94%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 30 (88.24%) Linux
2 15 (44.12%) UNIX
3 14 (41.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (88.24%) Software Engineering
2 16 (47.06%) Configuration Management
3 14 (41.18%) Static Code Analysis
4 13 (38.24%) Reverse Engineering
5 12 (35.29%) Cyber Security
5 12 (35.29%) OO
6 11 (32.35%) Workflow
7 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (11.76%) Project Management
8 4 (11.76%) High Availability
9 3 (8.82%) BDD
9 3 (8.82%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (8.82%) MVC
9 3 (8.82%) Scrum
9 3 (8.82%) E-Commerce
9 3 (8.82%) Kanban
9 3 (8.82%) TDD
10 2 (5.88%) Information Security
11 1 (2.94%) Code Coverage
Programming Languages
1 31 (91.18%) C++
2 30 (88.24%) C
3 29 (85.29%) Perl
3 29 (85.29%) Python
4 22 (64.71%) Java
5 14 (41.18%) C#
6 12 (35.29%) Ruby
7 5 (14.71%) Bash Shell
8 4 (11.76%) Embedded C
9 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
10 1 (2.94%) SQL
10 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (35.29%) Degree
2 11 (32.35%) Security Cleared
3 10 (29.41%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.94%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Nessus
Vendors
1 12 (35.29%) Wind River
2 3 (8.82%) IBM
3 2 (5.88%) VMware
4 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.94%) Perforce