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 1 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 QAD, Inc.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
QAD
Rank 872 886 893
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +7
Permanent jobs citing QAD 19 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.003% 0.002%
As % of the Vendors category 0.035% 0.006% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 19 1 2
Average salary £45,000 £25,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+80.00% -20.63%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £25,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+80.00% -20.63%

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
53612 51243 56416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.63% 47.73% 48.47%
Number of salaries quoted 42569 41941 47081
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
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%

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 1 October 2014 within the UK.

QAD Salary Histogram in the UK

QAD
Top 13 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 1 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 -7 19 £45,000 +80.00%
South East - 16 £45,000 -
Oxfordshire - 13 £45,000 -
Oxford - 12 £45,000 -
Stourbridge - 2 £42,500 -
Basingstoke - 2 £40,000 -
West Midlands - 2 £42,500 -
Hampshire - 2 £40,000 -
Cleckheaton - 1 £50,000 -
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 £75,000 -
Surrey - 1 £75,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £50,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £50,000 -

QAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 30 (96.77%) ERP
2 25 (80.65%) MFGPRO
3 22 (70.97%) Manufacturing
4 21 (67.74%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (54.84%) Business Analysis
6 14 (45.16%) Project Management
7 11 (35.48%) ISEB
7 11 (35.48%) PRINCE2
7 11 (35.48%) UML
7 11 (35.48%) BPMN
8 9 (29.03%) Linux
8 9 (29.03%) Finance
9 7 (22.58%) Progress
10 6 (19.35%) Capacity Planning
11 5 (16.13%) .NET
12 4 (12.90%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (12.90%) WebSpeed
12 4 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (12.90%) Progress 4GL
12 4 (12.90%) Validation
12 4 (12.90%) Degree
12 4 (12.90%) Change Control
13 3 (9.68%) Systems Analysis
13 3 (9.68%) Change Management
13 3 (9.68%) CRM
14 2 (6.45%) C#
14 2 (6.45%) SQL
14 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET
14 2 (6.45%) Windows
14 2 (6.45%) HPUX

QAD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 2 (6.45%) FormScape
Business Applications
1 25 (80.65%) MFGPRO
2 2 (6.45%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) LAN
1 1 (3.23%) WAN
1 1 (3.23%) DHCP
1 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.23%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (6.45%) QlikView
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) WebSpeed
General
1 22 (70.97%) Manufacturing
2 9 (29.03%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (90.32%) Analyst
2 24 (77.42%) Systems Analyst
3 13 (41.94%) Business Analyst
3 13 (41.94%) Business Systems Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Senior Systems Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.45%) Applications Support
6 2 (6.45%) Administrator
6 2 (6.45%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Siebel Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Solutions Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Systems Support Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Analyst Programmer
7 1 (3.23%) Systems Support
7 1 (3.23%) Programmer
7 1 (3.23%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) .NET
2 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.23%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 21 (67.74%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (29.03%) Linux
2 2 (6.45%) Windows
2 2 (6.45%) HPUX
2 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (96.77%) ERP
2 17 (54.84%) Business Analysis
3 14 (45.16%) Project Management
4 11 (35.48%) PRINCE2
4 11 (35.48%) UML
4 11 (35.48%) BPMN
5 6 (19.35%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (12.90%) Validation
6 4 (12.90%) Change Control
7 3 (9.68%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (9.68%) Change Management
7 3 (9.68%) CRM
8 2 (6.45%) Data Analysis
8 2 (6.45%) Incident Management
9 1 (3.23%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
9 1 (3.23%) Use Case
9 1 (3.23%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (3.23%) Web Design
9 1 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) Progress 4GL
2 2 (6.45%) C#
2 2 (6.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (35.48%) ISEB
2 4 (12.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) Progress
2 2 (6.45%) StreamServe
3 1 (3.23%) VMware
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco
3 1 (3.23%) Siebel