The table below looks at the statistics for TickIT skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TickIT over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
TickIT
Rank 857 825 819
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -6
Permanent jobs citing TickIT 26 82 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.070% 0.062%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.23% 0.67% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 25 66 47
Average salary £43,913 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.78% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £27,844
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,913 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+9.78% -11.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
11437 12319 10859
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.70% 10.49% 9.98%
Number of salaries quoted 9001 9689 8777
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

TickIT
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing TickIT within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

TickIT Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

TickIT
Salary Trend

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

TickIT Salary Trend in the UK

TickIT
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TickIT over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 within the UK.

TickIT Salary Histogram in the UK

TickIT
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TickIT within the UK over the 3 months to 22 May 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
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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 -23 19 £40,000 - 2
East Midlands -11 7 £37,500 -6.25%
Nottinghamshire +1 6 £37,500 -11.76%
Scotland - 6 £43,913 -
Malvern -1 5 £48,000 +37.14% 1
Worcestershire -4 5 £48,000 +37.14% 1
West Midlands -27 5 £48,000 +20.00% 1
Glasgow - 5 £43,913 -
South East 0 4 £40,000 -8.47%
Nottingham -15 4 £37,500 -11.76%
Buckinghamshire - 4 £40,000 -
Milton Keynes - 4 £40,000 -
Cumbria - 3 £50,000 -
North West - 3 £50,000 -
Derbyshire - 1 £33,500 -
Fife - 1 £55,500 -
Derby - 1 £33,500 -

TickIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing TickIT 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 TickIT.

1 37 (82.22%) ISO 9001
2 22 (48.89%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (40.00%) SQL
4 16 (35.56%) Microsoft
4 16 (35.56%) Degree
5 15 (33.33%) Unit Testing
5 15 (33.33%) Configuration Management
6 14 (31.11%) C#
7 13 (28.89%) QA
7 13 (28.89%) Software Engineering
8 11 (24.44%) .NET
8 11 (24.44%) Windows
9 10 (22.22%) Quality Management
9 10 (22.22%) Finance
10 9 (20.00%) HTML
10 9 (20.00%) Telematics
11 8 (17.78%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (17.78%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 8 (17.78%) jQuery
11 8 (17.78%) Ajax
11 8 (17.78%) JavaScript
11 8 (17.78%) ASP.NET
11 8 (17.78%) CSS
11 8 (17.78%) Coaching
12 7 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (15.56%) CMMI
12 7 (15.56%) Change Management
12 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (15.56%) WAN
12 7 (15.56%) Logistics

TickIT
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing TickIT 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 TickIT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 6 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS Office
2 1 (2.22%) Simulink
2 1 (2.22%) Stateflow
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.56%) WAN
2 1 (2.22%) Modbus
2 1 (2.22%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (8.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (8.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (8.89%) MySQL
1 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
1 4 (8.89%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (22.22%) Finance
2 5 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (6.67%) Advertising
4 2 (4.44%) Aerospace
4 2 (4.44%) Automotive
5 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.22%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 9 (20.00%) Developer
2 8 (17.78%) Senior Developer
3 7 (15.56%) Quality Manager
3 7 (15.56%) Software Developer
3 7 (15.56%) Software Engineer
3 7 (15.56%) Senior Software Developer
4 6 (13.33%) Test Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) Test Manager
5 5 (11.11%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) C++ Software Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) SQL DBA
6 4 (8.89%) DBA
6 4 (8.89%) QA Manager
7 3 (6.67%) Software Team Leader
7 3 (6.67%) Software Development Team Leader
7 3 (6.67%) SQL Server DBA
7 3 (6.67%) Team Leader
7 3 (6.67%) Development Team Leader
8 2 (4.44%) Qt Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (24.44%) .NET
2 9 (20.00%) HTML
3 8 (17.78%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (17.78%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 8 (17.78%) jQuery
3 8 (17.78%) Ajax
3 8 (17.78%) ASP.NET
3 8 (17.78%) CSS
4 6 (13.33%) WPF
5 4 (8.89%) Qt
6 2 (4.44%) MFC
7 1 (2.22%) XML
7 1 (2.22%) XSL
7 1 (2.22%) ATL
7 1 (2.22%) DCOM
7 1 (2.22%) WinForms
7 1 (2.22%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.22%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.00%) Telematics
2 7 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (15.56%) Mobile Computing
3 6 (13.33%) Mobile App
3 6 (13.33%) Biometrics
3 6 (13.33%) Smartcard
4 5 (11.11%) Computer Science
5 3 (6.67%) Replication
6 1 (2.22%) PMI
6 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (24.44%) Windows
2 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (13.33%) Windows Vista
2 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (13.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (48.89%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 15 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 13 (28.89%) Software Engineering
4 10 (22.22%) Quality Management
5 8 (17.78%) Coaching
6 7 (15.56%) CMMI
6 7 (15.56%) Change Management
6 7 (15.56%) Logistics
6 7 (15.56%) Time Management
6 7 (15.56%) QMS
7 6 (13.33%) Cyber Security
7 6 (13.33%) Automated Testing
7 6 (13.33%) Identity Management
7 6 (13.33%) Six Sigma
8 5 (11.11%) Scrum
8 5 (11.11%) TDD
8 5 (11.11%) Test Strategy
8 5 (11.11%) Test Management
8 5 (11.11%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 18 (40.00%) SQL
2 14 (31.11%) C#
3 8 (17.78%) JavaScript
4 6 (13.33%) C++
5 4 (8.89%) T-SQL
6 3 (6.67%) C
7 1 (2.22%) VBA
7 1 (2.22%) VC++
7 1 (2.22%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 16 (35.56%) Degree
2 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (8.89%) MCTS
3 4 (8.89%) MCITP
4 3 (6.67%) Chartered Engineer
5 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.22%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (82.22%) ISO 9001
2 13 (28.89%) QA
3 3 (6.67%) ISO 9000
3 3 (6.67%) IEC 61508
4 2 (4.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (2.22%) ISO 14001
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 16 (35.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.89%) Red Gate
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