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 3 March 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 Quark, Inc.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quark
Rank 865 869 866
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Permanent jobs citing Quark 5 21 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.020% 0.022%
As % of the Vendors category 0.010% 0.042% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 3 14 24
Average salary £20,500 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.42% +6.06%
UK excluding London average salary £20,500 £35,000 £21,500
% change year-on-year
-41.42% +62.79%

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
50522 50444 52010
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.34% 47.23% 48.07%
Number of salaries quoted 41151 39933 42879
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 £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Top 6 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 3 March 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 -2 5 £20,500 -41.42%
South East -19 4 £20,500 -
Kent - 4 £20,500 -
Cambridge - 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -
East of England - 1 - -

Quark
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 11 (73.33%) Adobe
2 10 (66.67%) Marketing
3 8 (53.33%) WordPress
3 8 (53.33%) Degree
3 8 (53.33%) Social Media
3 8 (53.33%) Acrobat
4 5 (33.33%) HTML
5 4 (26.67%) Photoshop
6 3 (20.00%) CSS
6 3 (20.00%) Graphic Design
6 3 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (13.33%) InDesign
7 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
7 2 (13.33%) MS Office
7 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
7 2 (13.33%) Windows
7 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
7 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
7 2 (13.33%) Publishing
7 2 (13.33%) Intranet
7 2 (13.33%) Internet
8 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
8 1 (6.67%) Finance
8 1 (6.67%) Scrum
8 1 (6.67%) QuarkXPress
8 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (6.67%) TDD
8 1 (6.67%) Retail
8 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
8 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint

Quark
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 (53.33%) WordPress
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (53.33%) Acrobat
2 4 (26.67%) Photoshop
3 3 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (13.33%) InDesign
4 2 (13.33%) MS Office
5 1 (6.67%) QuarkXPress
5 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Intranet
1 2 (13.33%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dreamweaver
General
1 10 (66.67%) Marketing
2 2 (13.33%) Publishing
3 1 (6.67%) Retail
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Graphic Designer
1 10 (66.67%) Designer
2 1 (6.67%) Senior Designer
2 1 (6.67%) Junior Designer
2 1 (6.67%) Content Manager
2 1 (6.67%) Online Content Manager
2 1 (6.67%) Head of IT
2 1 (6.67%) Senior Graphic Designer
2 1 (6.67%) Junior Graphic Designer
2 1 (6.67%) IT Support
2 1 (6.67%) Junior
2 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (6.67%) Support Manager
2 1 (6.67%) IT Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) HTML
2 3 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Social Media
2 3 (20.00%) Graphic Design
3 1 (6.67%) Animation
3 1 (6.67%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (6.67%) Scrum
1 1 (6.67%) Web Design
1 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (6.67%) TDD
1 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
1 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
1 1 (6.67%) Online Marketing
1 1 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
1 1 (6.67%) 3D Animation
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.67%) C
2 1 (6.67%) C#
2 1 (6.67%) C++
2 1 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Adobe
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) HP
3 1 (6.67%) Apple