The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of QAD 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 QAD over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 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 QAD, Inc.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
QAD
Rank 884 904 881
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -23
Permanent jobs citing QAD 18 20 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.017% 0.007%
As % of the Vendors category 0.036% 0.037% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 17 20 4
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +44.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +80.00%

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
50464 54357 51043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 45.63% 46.82% 47.38%
Number of salaries quoted 41353 43078 41766
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 £72,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

QAD
Jobs Demand Trend

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

QAD Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

QAD
Salary Trend

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

QAD Salary Trend in the UK

QAD
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing QAD over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 within the UK.

QAD Salary Histogram in the UK

QAD
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QAD within the UK over the 3 months to 2 September 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 +23 18 £50,000 +11.11% 2
East Midlands - 9 £50,000 -
Lincolnshire - 9 £50,000 -
West Midlands - 7 £35,000 - 1
Coventry - 5 £35,000 -
Yorkshire +12 1 - -
North West - 1 £23,000 -
Shropshire - 1 £39,500 - 1
Manchester - 1 £23,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £50,000 -
Oldham - 1 £23,000 -
Shrewsbury - 1 £39,500 -
Doncaster - 1 - -
South Yorkshire - 1 - -

QAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing QAD 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 QAD.

1 16 (84.21%) SQL
2 12 (63.16%) Finance
3 11 (57.89%) Systems Analysis
4 8 (42.11%) Manufacturing
5 7 (36.84%) MS Office
5 7 (36.84%) ERP
6 6 (31.58%) MFGPRO
6 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
7 5 (26.32%) Data Management
7 5 (26.32%) Data Structures
8 3 (15.79%) Windows
8 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
9 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
9 2 (10.53%) MS Project
9 2 (10.53%) Epicor
9 2 (10.53%) SAP
10 1 (5.26%) COM
10 1 (5.26%) ITIL
10 1 (5.26%) .NET
10 1 (5.26%) Oracle
10 1 (5.26%) Java
10 1 (5.26%) Perl
10 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
10 1 (5.26%) Progress
10 1 (5.26%) LAN
10 1 (5.26%) VoIP
10 1 (5.26%) WAN
10 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
10 1 (5.26%) DNS
10 1 (5.26%) SLA

QAD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing QAD 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 QAD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
1 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (36.84%) MS Office
2 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
3 2 (10.53%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (31.58%) MFGPRO
2 1 (5.26%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (5.26%) Line 500
2 1 (5.26%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (5.26%) Agresso
2 1 (5.26%) Lawson
2 1 (5.26%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) LAN
1 1 (5.26%) VoIP
1 1 (5.26%) WAN
1 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.26%) DNS
1 1 (5.26%) SAN
1 1 (5.26%) MPLS
1 1 (5.26%) Telnet
1 1 (5.26%) Wireless
1 1 (5.26%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 12 (63.16%) Finance
2 8 (42.11%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.26%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Analyst
2 10 (52.63%) Business Analyst
2 10 (52.63%) Senior Business Analyst
2 10 (52.63%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) Data Manager
4 1 (5.26%) ERP Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Progress DBA
4 1 (5.26%) ERP Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Progress Developer
4 1 (5.26%) IT Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) DBA
4 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
1 1 (5.26%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Data Structures
2 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Systems Analysis
2 7 (36.84%) ERP
3 5 (26.32%) Data Management
4 1 (5.26%) Six Sigma
4 1 (5.26%) ITSM
4 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
4 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL
4 1 (5.26%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 16 (84.21%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) AWK
2 1 (5.26%) Java
2 1 (5.26%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (5.26%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) SAP
2 2 (10.53%) Epicor
3 1 (5.26%) JD Edwards
3 1 (5.26%) Sage
3 1 (5.26%) Symantec
3 1 (5.26%) Remedy
3 1 (5.26%) Sophos
3 1 (5.26%) Mitel
3 1 (5.26%) Infor
3 1 (5.26%) NETGEAR
3 1 (5.26%) Progress
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco
3 1 (5.26%) HP
3 1 (5.26%) Avaya
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle