The table below looks at the statistics for dotCover skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited dotCover over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
JetBrains dotCover
Rank 868 884 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Permanent jobs citing dotCover 5 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.003% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.030% 0.018% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 - -

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
16836 17058 15453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.05% 16.15% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14196 13865 13216
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

dotCover
Jobs Demand Trend

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

dotCover Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

dotCover
Salary Trend

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

dotCover Salary Trend in the UK

dotCover
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing dotCover over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 within the UK.

dotCover Salary Histogram in the UK

dotCover
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing dotCover within the UK over the 3 months to 5 March 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 +4 5 £57,500 -
London +31 3 £75,000 +30.43%
Nottingham - 1 £57,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £57,500 -
West Sussex - 1 £42,500 -
East Midlands - 1 £57,500 -
South East - 1 £42,500 -

dotCover
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing dotCover 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 dotCover.

1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) NUnit
1 7 (100.00%) LINQ
2 6 (85.71%) C#
3 5 (71.43%) WinForms
3 5 (71.43%) .NET Framework
4 4 (57.14%) ReSharper
4 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
4 4 (57.14%) OO
5 3 (42.86%) Front Office
5 3 (42.86%) Fixed Income
5 3 (42.86%) Subversion
5 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
5 3 (42.86%) OOP
5 3 (42.86%) Charles River
5 3 (42.86%) Multithreading
5 3 (42.86%) FxCop
5 3 (42.86%) MSTest
5 3 (42.86%) MSBuild
5 3 (42.86%) WPF
5 3 (42.86%) Spring.NET
5 3 (42.86%) TeamCity
6 2 (28.57%) Web Development
6 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (28.57%) Task Parallel Library
6 2 (28.57%) Unity DI Container
6 2 (28.57%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (28.57%) User Experience
6 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (28.57%) C

dotCover
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing dotCover 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 dotCover. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) NUnit
2 4 (57.14%) ReSharper
3 3 (42.86%) Subversion
3 3 (42.86%) FxCop
3 3 (42.86%) MSTest
3 3 (42.86%) MSBuild
3 3 (42.86%) TeamCity
4 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
5 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
5 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 3 (42.86%) Front Office
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Technical Leader
1 3 (42.86%) Software Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) C# Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Lead Developer
3 1 (14.29%) PC Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) LINQ
2 5 (71.43%) WinForms
2 5 (71.43%) .NET Framework
3 3 (42.86%) WPF
3 3 (42.86%) Spring.NET
4 2 (28.57%) Task Parallel Library
4 2 (28.57%) Unity DI Container
4 2 (28.57%) XML
5 1 (14.29%) NHibernate
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (14.29%) WF
5 1 (14.29%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Fixed Income
2 2 (28.57%) User Experience
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Equities
3 1 (14.29%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
1 4 (57.14%) OO
2 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) OOP
2 3 (42.86%) Multithreading
3 2 (28.57%) Web Development
3 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) MVC
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Investment Management
4 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) C
2 2 (28.57%) C++
2 2 (28.57%) Delphi
2 2 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) Ruby
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) VCP4
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Charles River