The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Quark 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 Quark over the 3 months to 24 December 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 Quark, Inc.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Quark
Rank 869 864 868
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Permanent jobs citing Quark 11 15 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.014% 0.023%
As % of the Vendors category 0.021% 0.029% 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 24
Average salary £20,500 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.42% -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,400 £23,900 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £20,500 £35,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
-41.42% +20.68%

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
52922 51507 53578
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.90% 47.79% 47.03%
Number of salaries quoted 43371 41141 45089
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 £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Quark
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Quark Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Quark
Salary Trend

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

Quark Salary Trend in the UK

Quark
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Quark over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 within the UK.

Quark Salary Histogram in the UK

Quark
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Quark within the UK over the 3 months to 24 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 -6 11 £20,500 -41.42%
South East -5 9 £20,500 -36.92%
Kent - 8 £20,500 -
Berkshire +8 1 £20,000 -40.29%
London -9 1 £25,000 +8.69%
Reading - 1 £20,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £37,500 -
Cambridge - 1 £37,500 -
East of England - 1 £37,500 -

Quark
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Quark 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 Quark.

1 13 (59.09%) Marketing
2 12 (54.55%) Adobe
3 8 (36.36%) MS Office
3 8 (36.36%) Acrobat
3 8 (36.36%) Degree
3 8 (36.36%) WordPress
3 8 (36.36%) Social Media
4 6 (27.27%) Windows
4 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
5 5 (22.73%) HTML
5 5 (22.73%) Photoshop
6 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
6 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
6 4 (18.18%) Intranet
6 4 (18.18%) Publishing
7 3 (13.64%) C#
7 3 (13.64%) C++
7 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
7 3 (13.64%) CSS
7 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
7 3 (13.64%) Apple
7 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (13.64%) Hyper-V
8 2 (9.09%) C
8 2 (9.09%) Java
8 2 (9.09%) PHP
8 2 (9.09%) VBScript
8 2 (9.09%) Windows 2000
8 2 (9.09%) MS Visio
8 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003

Quark
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Quark 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 Quark. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (36.36%) WordPress
2 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (36.36%) MS Office
1 8 (36.36%) Acrobat
2 5 (22.73%) Photoshop
3 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
4 2 (9.09%) MS Visio
4 2 (9.09%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (4.55%) InDesign
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) Intranet
2 2 (9.09%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dreamweaver
General
1 13 (59.09%) Marketing
2 4 (18.18%) Publishing
3 2 (9.09%) Retail
3 2 (9.09%) Advertising
4 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Graphic Designer
1 9 (40.91%) Designer
2 4 (18.18%) Coordinator
3 2 (9.09%) Desktop Support
3 2 (9.09%) Desktop Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Software Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (4.55%) Support Manager
4 1 (4.55%) IT Support Manager
4 1 (4.55%) QA Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Head of IT
4 1 (4.55%) Junior Graphic Designer
4 1 (4.55%) IT Support
4 1 (4.55%) Junior
4 1 (4.55%) Junior Designer
4 1 (4.55%) Content Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Online Content Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) HTML
2 3 (13.64%) CSS
3 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Social Media
2 2 (9.09%) Graphic Design
3 1 (4.55%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Windows 2000
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (9.09%) TDD
2 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
2 2 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
2 2 (9.09%) Scrum
3 1 (4.55%) Online Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) C#
1 3 (13.64%) C++
1 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
2 2 (9.09%) PHP
2 2 (9.09%) VBScript
2 2 (9.09%) Java
2 2 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.64%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Adobe
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.64%) Apple