The table below looks at the statistics for Motif skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Motif over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
X/Motif
Rank 900 905 908
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Permanent jobs citing Motif 4 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.001% 0.003%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.010% 0.002% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £39,500 -
UK excluding London average salary - £39,500 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
41470 44921 48912
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 36.83% 40.96% 42.16%
Number of salaries quoted 35717 38067 43509
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Motif
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Motif within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Motif Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Motif
Salary Trend

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

Motif Salary Trend in the UK

Motif
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Motif within the UK over the 3 months to 17 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 +7 4 - - 1
South East -1 4 - - 1
West Sussex - 3 - -
Crawley - 3 - -
Hampshire - 1 - - 1
Hook - 1 - -

Motif
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Motif 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 Motif.

1 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 5 (100.00%) Subversion
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) PVCS
2 4 (80.00%) Ada
2 4 (80.00%) SNMP
2 4 (80.00%) Electronics
2 4 (80.00%) Aerospace
2 4 (80.00%) Military
2 4 (80.00%) JIRA
2 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Qt
3 2 (40.00%) MS Office
3 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (40.00%) Information Management
3 2 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Communications Security
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) Ant
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) UNIX
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) UML
4 1 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) Python

Motif
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Motif 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 Motif. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (20.00%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Subversion
2 4 (80.00%) JIRA
2 4 (80.00%) PVCS
3 1 (20.00%) GoogleTest
3 1 (20.00%) CppUnit
3 1 (20.00%) NUnit
3 1 (20.00%) CruiseControl
3 1 (20.00%) Ant
3 1 (20.00%) ClearQuest
3 1 (20.00%) ClearCase
General
1 4 (80.00%) Aerospace
1 4 (80.00%) Military
1 4 (80.00%) Electronics
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) C Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Qt
2 1 (20.00%) wxWidgets
2 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Derivative
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Information Management
2 2 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Communications Security
3 1 (20.00%) Use Case
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 1 (20.00%) Memory Management
3 1 (20.00%) OOD
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) C++
2 4 (80.00%) Ada
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat