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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
TickIT
Rank 874 868 828
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -40
Permanent jobs citing TickIT 26 76 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.063% 0.060%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.22% 0.61% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 24 67 42
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
- -8.57%

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
12030 12510 11217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.81% 10.33% 10.10%
Number of salaries quoted 9429 9778 8911
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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 21 April 2015 within the UK.

TickIT Salary Histogram in the UK

TickIT
Top 18 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 21 April 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 19 £40,000 - 2
East Midlands -16 10 £37,500 -6.25%
Nottinghamshire -1 8 £37,500 -6.25%
Nottingham -11 7 £37,500 -6.25%
Scotland - 6 £43,913 -
South East -6 5 £40,000 -3.03% 1
West Midlands -34 5 £41,500 +3.75% 1
Glasgow - 5 £43,913 -
Buckinghamshire - 5 £40,000 - 1
Milton Keynes - 5 £40,000 - 1
Worcestershire -6 3 £45,500 +30.00% 1
Leicestershire 0 2 £40,000 -
Malvern 0 2 £45,500 +30.00% 1
Warwickshire -23 2 £40,000 -
Worcester -1 1 - -
Cumbria - 1 £50,000 -
Fife - 1 £55,500 -
North West - 1 £50,000 -

TickIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 40 (90.91%) ISO 9001
2 23 (52.27%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (40.91%) SQL
4 15 (34.09%) Microsoft
4 15 (34.09%) Configuration Management
4 15 (34.09%) Degree
5 12 (27.27%) QA
5 12 (27.27%) Unit Testing
5 12 (27.27%) Quality Management
5 12 (27.27%) Finance
6 11 (25.00%) .NET
6 11 (25.00%) C#
6 11 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 10 (22.73%) Coaching
7 10 (22.73%) Windows
8 9 (20.45%) HTML
8 9 (20.45%) Telematics
9 8 (18.18%) jQuery
9 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 8 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (18.18%) Mobile App
9 8 (18.18%) Cyber Security
9 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (18.18%) Windows Vista
9 8 (18.18%) Automated Testing
9 8 (18.18%) Ajax
9 8 (18.18%) JavaScript
9 8 (18.18%) CSS
9 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET

TickIT
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.27%) Simulink
2 1 (2.27%) Stateflow
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.91%) WAN
2 1 (2.27%) Modbus
2 1 (2.27%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) MySQL
1 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (27.27%) Finance
2 4 (9.09%) Aerospace
3 3 (6.82%) Advertising
3 3 (6.82%) Military
4 2 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.27%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 10 (22.73%) Developer
2 8 (18.18%) Software Developer
2 8 (18.18%) Senior Developer
2 8 (18.18%) Test Engineer
3 7 (15.91%) Quality Manager
3 7 (15.91%) Senior Software Developer
4 6 (13.64%) Software Engineer
5 5 (11.36%) Test Manager
6 4 (9.09%) QA Manager
6 4 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Team Leader
6 4 (9.09%) Development Team Leader
6 4 (9.09%) Software Development Team Leader
6 4 (9.09%) Software Team Leader
7 2 (4.55%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Software Manager
7 2 (4.55%) SQL DBA
7 2 (4.55%) C# Developer
7 2 (4.55%) C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (25.00%) .NET
2 9 (20.45%) HTML
3 8 (18.18%) Ajax
3 8 (18.18%) jQuery
3 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET
3 8 (18.18%) CSS
3 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 3 (6.82%) WPF
5 1 (2.27%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.27%) HTML5
5 1 (2.27%) Qt
5 1 (2.27%) XML
5 1 (2.27%) XSL
5 1 (2.27%) WinForms
5 1 (2.27%) ATL
5 1 (2.27%) DCOM
5 1 (2.27%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.45%) Telematics
2 8 (18.18%) Biometrics
2 8 (18.18%) Smartcard
2 8 (18.18%) Mobile App
2 8 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (15.91%) Mobile Computing
4 2 (4.55%) PMI
4 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.27%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.73%) Windows
2 8 (18.18%) Windows XP
2 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (18.18%) Windows Vista
2 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (52.27%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (34.09%) Configuration Management
3 12 (27.27%) Quality Management
3 12 (27.27%) Unit Testing
4 11 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 10 (22.73%) Coaching
6 8 (18.18%) Cyber Security
6 8 (18.18%) Automated Testing
6 8 (18.18%) Identity Management
7 7 (15.91%) Change Management
7 7 (15.91%) CMMI
7 7 (15.91%) Time Management
7 7 (15.91%) QMS
7 7 (15.91%) Logistics
8 5 (11.36%) Business Analysis
8 5 (11.36%) Test Management
8 5 (11.36%) Test Scripting
8 5 (11.36%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (11.36%) Test Strategy
8 5 (11.36%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 18 (40.91%) SQL
2 11 (25.00%) C#
3 8 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 5 (11.36%) C
4 5 (11.36%) C++
5 2 (4.55%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.27%) VBA
6 1 (2.27%) VC++
6 1 (2.27%) Embedded C
6 1 (2.27%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 15 (34.09%) Degree
2 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (6.82%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.82%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.55%) PMI Certification
4 2 (4.55%) MCTS
4 2 (4.55%) MCITP
5 1 (2.27%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (90.91%) ISO 9001
2 12 (27.27%) QA
3 2 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (2.27%) IEC 61508
4 1 (2.27%) DO-178B
4 1 (2.27%) ISO 9000
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 15 (34.09%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.55%) Red Gate
Malvern, Worcestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Up to 52,000 plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes
Altura
Salary: £0 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 25 days ago
Belfast
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago