The table below looks at the statistics for PVCS skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited PVCS over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PVCS (Polytron Version Control System)
Rank 878 860 836
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -24
Permanent jobs citing PVCS 15 17 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.016% 0.050%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.081% 0.11% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 46
Average salary £37,500 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £42,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £51,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-26.82% +36.66%

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
18505 16174 17031
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.11% 15.23% 14.58%
Number of salaries quoted 15328 13778 14724
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

PVCS
Jobs Demand Trend

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

PVCS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

PVCS
Salary Trend

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

PVCS Salary Trend in the UK

PVCS
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PVCS over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 within the UK.

PVCS Salary Histogram in the UK

PVCS
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PVCS within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 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
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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 -20 15 £37,500 -43.39% 1
West Midlands - 7 £37,500 -
South East -23 6 £30,000 -20.00% 1
Buckinghamshire - 6 £30,000 -
Worcestershire - 6 £40,000 -
Milton Keynes - 6 £30,000 -
Redditch - 4 £42,500 -
London -12 1 £52,500 -25.00%
Birmingham - 1 £24,000 -
Bristol - 1 - -
South West - 1 - -

PVCS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing PVCS 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 PVCS.

1 34 (65.38%) Oracle
2 32 (61.54%) Windows
3 30 (57.69%) SQL
4 27 (51.92%) .NET
5 23 (44.23%) Oracle Database
6 21 (40.38%) PL/SQL
6 21 (40.38%) C#
7 19 (36.54%) XML
8 17 (32.69%) C++
8 17 (32.69%) HTML
8 17 (32.69%) C
8 17 (32.69%) SQL Server
8 17 (32.69%) Software Engineering
9 16 (30.77%) UML
9 16 (30.77%) Oracle Forms
9 16 (30.77%) Ethernet
9 16 (30.77%) Toad
10 15 (28.85%) Business Intelligence
10 15 (28.85%) Oracle Database 10g
10 15 (28.85%) Serena
10 15 (28.85%) Oracle Application Server
10 15 (28.85%) Oracle 10gAS
11 14 (26.92%) Computer Science
11 14 (26.92%) Web Services
12 13 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
12 13 (25.00%) Degree
13 12 (23.08%) CSS
13 12 (23.08%) UNIX
13 12 (23.08%) SharePoint
14 11 (21.15%) OO

PVCS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing PVCS 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 PVCS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (28.85%) Oracle Application Server
1 15 (28.85%) Oracle 10gAS
2 12 (23.08%) SharePoint
3 9 (17.31%) Apache
4 4 (7.69%) GlassFish
5 3 (5.77%) LiveLink
6 2 (3.85%) WebLogic
6 2 (3.85%) Oracle BPEL
Applications
1 9 (17.31%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (17.31%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 16 (30.77%) Ethernet
2 9 (17.31%) Intranet
3 6 (11.54%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (44.23%) Oracle Database
2 17 (32.69%) SQL Server
3 15 (28.85%) Oracle Database 10g
4 10 (19.23%) Oracle Reports
5 9 (17.31%) Relational Database
5 9 (17.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (17.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (17.31%) Oracle OLAP
5 9 (17.31%) OLAP
5 9 (17.31%) DTS
6 6 (11.54%) Oracle Discoverer
6 6 (11.54%) RDBMS
6 6 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (9.62%) Informix
8 2 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (3.85%) SAP Data Services
9 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 7
9 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 16 (30.77%) Oracle Forms
1 16 (30.77%) Toad
2 9 (17.31%) MorphX
2 9 (17.31%) Visual Studio Team System
2 9 (17.31%) Visual Studio
3 7 (13.46%) Subversion
3 7 (13.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 6 (11.54%) JDeveloper
4 6 (11.54%) WinRunner
4 6 (11.54%) TestDirector
4 6 (11.54%) LoadRunner
5 4 (7.69%) Eclipse
5 4 (7.69%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (3.85%) Rational Rhapsody
6 2 (3.85%) Jenkins
6 2 (3.85%) Maven
6 2 (3.85%) Hudson
7 1 (1.92%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.92%) TortoiseSVN
7 1 (1.92%) CruiseControl
General
1 10 (19.23%) Banking
2 8 (15.38%) Aerospace
3 7 (13.46%) Electronics
3 7 (13.46%) Finance
4 6 (11.54%) Telecoms
4 6 (11.54%) Retail
5 3 (5.77%) Financial Institution
6 2 (3.85%) Military
Job Titles
1 18 (34.62%) Developer
2 10 (19.23%) Software Engineer
3 9 (17.31%) .NET Developer
4 8 (15.38%) Team Leader
4 8 (15.38%) Software Team Leader
5 6 (11.54%) Applications Support
5 6 (11.54%) Consultant
5 6 (11.54%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) Senior Software Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) Senior Developer
7 4 (7.69%) Applications Consultant
7 4 (7.69%) Test Manager
7 4 (7.69%) Support Consultant
7 4 (7.69%) SQL Developer
7 4 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
7 4 (7.69%) Java Developer
7 4 (7.69%) Applications Support Consultant
8 3 (5.77%) Business Intelligence Manager
8 3 (5.77%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (51.92%) .NET
2 19 (36.54%) XML
3 17 (32.69%) HTML
4 14 (26.92%) Web Services
5 12 (23.08%) CSS
6 10 (19.23%) ASP.NET
7 9 (17.31%) .NET Framework
7 9 (17.31%) JSON
7 9 (17.31%) Ajax
7 9 (17.31%) jQuery
7 9 (17.31%) RESTful
7 9 (17.31%) HTML5
7 9 (17.31%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 9 (17.31%) CSS3
7 9 (17.31%) WinForms
7 9 (17.31%) SOAP
8 6 (11.54%) MFC
8 6 (11.54%) Oracle ADF
9 4 (7.69%) JMS
9 4 (7.69%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (26.92%) Computer Science
2 10 (19.23%) Management Information System
2 10 (19.23%) CAN bus
3 9 (17.31%) GIS
4 6 (11.54%) Digital Media
5 3 (5.77%) Credit Risk
6 2 (3.85%) FMCG
7 1 (1.92%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.92%) Device Driver
7 1 (1.92%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 32 (61.54%) Windows
2 12 (23.08%) UNIX
3 9 (17.31%) Linux
4 6 (11.54%) Windows XP
4 6 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (7.69%) VxWorks
6 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.92%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.69%) Software Engineering
2 16 (30.77%) UML
3 15 (28.85%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 11 (21.15%) OO
6 10 (19.23%) ERP
6 10 (19.23%) SysML
7 9 (17.31%) Responsive Web Design
7 9 (17.31%) Waterfall
7 9 (17.31%) MVC
7 9 (17.31%) Web Design
7 9 (17.31%) OOP
8 8 (15.38%) ETL
9 7 (13.46%) Time Management
10 6 (11.54%) PRINCE2
10 6 (11.54%) RAD
10 6 (11.54%) SSADM
10 6 (11.54%) System Testing
11 5 (9.62%) Data Migration
11 5 (9.62%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (57.69%) SQL
2 21 (40.38%) PL/SQL
2 21 (40.38%) C#
3 17 (32.69%) C++
3 17 (32.69%) C
4 11 (21.15%) Embedded C
5 10 (19.23%) VB.NET
6 9 (17.31%) X++
6 9 (17.31%) T-SQL
6 9 (17.31%) Java
6 9 (17.31%) JavaScript
6 9 (17.31%) PHP
7 7 (13.46%) VB
8 1 (1.92%) VB6
8 1 (1.92%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.92%) Python
8 1 (1.92%) VC++
Qualifications
1 13 (25.00%) Degree
2 4 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 4 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (5.77%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) TickIT
1 2 (3.85%) IEC 61508
1 2 (3.85%) DO-178B
Systems Management
1 6 (11.54%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 34 (65.38%) Oracle
2 15 (28.85%) Serena
3 10 (19.23%) Microsoft
4 6 (11.54%) HP
4 6 (11.54%) Cognos
4 6 (11.54%) Perforce
5 5 (9.62%) Citrix
6 4 (7.69%) JBoss
7 2 (3.85%) SAP
7 2 (3.85%) Business Objects
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