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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
TickIT
Rank 870 884 806
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -78
Permanent jobs citing TickIT 32 54 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.046% 0.072%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.27% 0.43% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 29 41 44
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £27,844
10% offered a salary of more than £55,800 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%

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
11823 12489 10875
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.68% 10.58% 10.01%
Number of salaries quoted 9341 9665 8803
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 £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 July 2015 within the UK.

TickIT Salary Histogram in the UK

TickIT
Top 26 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 3 July 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 0 27 £47,500 +18.75% 2
West Midlands -22 7 £48,000 +20.00%
South East +17 6 £45,000 +40.62%
East Midlands -3 6 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Malvern -5 6 £48,000 +37.14%
Worcestershire -5 6 £48,000 +37.14%
Surrey - 6 £45,000 -
Walton-on-Thames - 6 £45,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 5 £37,500 - 1
Glasgow - 4 £43,913 -
Scotland - 4 £43,913 -
Cambridge +22 3 - -
East of England +9 3 - -
Cambridgeshire +5 3 - -
Cumbria - 3 £50,000 -
Nottingham - 3 £37,500 - 1
North West - 3 £50,000 -
City of London +29 2 £71,750 -
London +14 2 £71,750 - 1
Powys +9 1 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Mid Wales +6 1 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Wales -6 1 £50,000 -6.54% 1
Birmingham - 1 £110,000 -
Derby - 1 £33,500 -
Llandrindod Wells - 1 £50,000 - 1
Derbyshire - 1 £33,500 -

TickIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 42 (72.41%) ISO 9001
2 25 (43.10%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (41.38%) C#
4 21 (36.21%) Configuration Management
5 20 (34.48%) Software Engineering
6 19 (32.76%) QA
6 19 (32.76%) Unit Testing
7 18 (31.03%) Degree
7 18 (31.03%) SQL
8 16 (27.59%) Microsoft
9 15 (25.86%) SDLC
10 14 (24.14%) C++
10 14 (24.14%) .NET
11 12 (20.69%) C
12 11 (18.97%) Windows
12 11 (18.97%) Quality Management
13 10 (17.24%) Telematics
14 9 (15.52%) Computer Science
14 9 (15.52%) HTML
15 8 (13.79%) CMMI
15 8 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
15 8 (13.79%) Change Management
15 8 (13.79%) QMS
15 8 (13.79%) Coaching
15 8 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
16 7 (12.07%) Time Management
16 7 (12.07%) jQuery
16 7 (12.07%) ASP.NET MVC
16 7 (12.07%) ASP.NET MVC 3
16 7 (12.07%) WPF

TickIT
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 7 (12.07%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.45%) Simulink
3 1 (1.72%) Stateflow
3 1 (1.72%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.34%) WAN
2 2 (3.45%) GSM
3 1 (1.72%) GPRS
3 1 (1.72%) Modbus
3 1 (1.72%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.90%) MySQL
1 4 (6.90%) SQL Server
1 4 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (6.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.72%) GCC
2 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.72%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (12.07%) Finance
2 6 (10.34%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (5.17%) Automotive
3 3 (5.17%) Advertising
4 2 (3.45%) Retail
4 2 (3.45%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.72%) Electronics
5 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (22.41%) Software Engineer
2 10 (17.24%) Senior Software Engineer
3 9 (15.52%) Developer
4 8 (13.79%) Software Manager
5 7 (12.07%) Software Developer
5 7 (12.07%) Senior Developer
5 7 (12.07%) Quality Manager
5 7 (12.07%) Project Manager
6 6 (10.34%) C++ Software Engineer
6 6 (10.34%) Senior Software Developer
6 6 (10.34%) Software Project Manager
6 6 (10.34%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
6 6 (10.34%) Agile Project Manager
7 5 (8.62%) Test Manager
8 4 (6.90%) DBA
8 4 (6.90%) QA Manager
8 4 (6.90%) SQL DBA
9 3 (5.17%) Team Leader
9 3 (5.17%) Development Team Leader
9 3 (5.17%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (24.14%) .NET
2 9 (15.52%) HTML
3 7 (12.07%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 7 (12.07%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (12.07%) Ajax
3 7 (12.07%) WPF
3 7 (12.07%) jQuery
3 7 (12.07%) ASP.NET
3 7 (12.07%) CSS
4 5 (8.62%) Qt
5 2 (3.45%) MFC
6 1 (1.72%) ATL
6 1 (1.72%) DCOM
6 1 (1.72%) XML
6 1 (1.72%) XSL
6 1 (1.72%) WinForms
6 1 (1.72%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.72%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.24%) Telematics
2 9 (15.52%) Computer Science
3 8 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (10.34%) Mobile Computing
5 4 (6.90%) Mobile App
6 3 (5.17%) Biometrics
6 3 (5.17%) Smartcard
6 3 (5.17%) Replication
7 2 (3.45%) PMI
7 2 (3.45%) CMDB
7 2 (3.45%) CAN bus
8 1 (1.72%) iPhone
8 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.97%) Windows
2 3 (5.17%) Windows XP
2 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (5.17%) Windows Vista
2 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.72%) UNIX
3 1 (1.72%) Android
3 1 (1.72%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (43.10%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (36.21%) Configuration Management
3 20 (34.48%) Software Engineering
4 19 (32.76%) Unit Testing
5 15 (25.86%) SDLC
6 11 (18.97%) Quality Management
7 8 (13.79%) CMMI
7 8 (13.79%) Change Management
7 8 (13.79%) QMS
7 8 (13.79%) Coaching
8 7 (12.07%) Time Management
8 7 (12.07%) Project Management
9 6 (10.34%) TDD
9 6 (10.34%) Project Planning
9 6 (10.34%) Six Sigma
9 6 (10.34%) Scrum
9 6 (10.34%) Logistics
9 6 (10.34%) Change Control
10 5 (8.62%) Test Strategy
10 5 (8.62%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (41.38%) C#
2 18 (31.03%) SQL
3 14 (24.14%) C++
4 12 (20.69%) C
5 7 (12.07%) JavaScript
5 7 (12.07%) T-SQL
6 6 (10.34%) Java
7 2 (3.45%) Embedded C
7 2 (3.45%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.72%) R
8 1 (1.72%) Embedded C++
8 1 (1.72%) Assembly Language
8 1 (1.72%) VBA
8 1 (1.72%) VC++
Qualifications
1 18 (31.03%) Degree
2 8 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (6.90%) MCTS
3 4 (6.90%) MCITP
3 4 (6.90%) Chartered Engineer
4 3 (5.17%) SC Cleared
4 3 (5.17%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.45%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (72.41%) ISO 9001
2 19 (32.76%) QA
3 6 (10.34%) ISO 9000
4 4 (6.90%) IEC 61508
5 2 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (1.72%) ISO 14001
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 16 (27.59%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.90%) Red Gate
3 1 (1.72%) EMC
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Llandrindod Wells, Powys
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000-55,000
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Deloitte
Salary: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Belfast
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago