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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
TickIT
Rank 861 886 809
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -77
Permanent jobs citing TickIT 37 41 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.035% 0.069%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.31% 0.33% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 31 33 37
Average salary £48,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,500 £29,672
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £51,750 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -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
11822 12436 11171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.81% 10.63% 10.29%
Number of salaries quoted 9361 9664 8837
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 £72,500 £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 August 2015 within the UK.

TickIT Salary Histogram in the UK

TickIT
Top 28 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 August 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 +18 35 £48,000 +20.00% 1
South East +18 9 £47,500 +48.43% 1
East Midlands +2 7 £40,000 -
London +24 6 £72,500 -
Cambridge +23 6 - -
East of England +17 6 - -
Cambridgeshire +12 6 - -
Walton-on-Thames - 6 £45,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 6 £40,000 -
Surrey - 6 £45,000 -
City of London +38 5 £72,500 -
Nottingham - 5 £40,000 -
West Midlands -17 4 £48,000 +20.00%
Berkshire +13 3 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Worcestershire -8 3 £48,000 +15.66%
Malvern -9 3 £48,000 +15.66%
Reading - 3 £50,000 -
Wales 0 2 £50,000 -6.54% 1
Powys - 2 £50,000 - 1
Mid Wales - 2 £50,000 - 1
North West - 2 £50,000 -
Llandrindod Wells - 2 £50,000 - 1
Cumbria - 2 £50,000 -
Dorset +6 1 £52,500 +50.00%
South West -13 1 £52,500 +50.00%
Derbyshire - 1 £33,500 -
Birmingham - 1 £110,000 -
Derby - 1 £33,500 -

TickIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 41 (64.06%) ISO 9001
2 27 (42.19%) C#
3 26 (40.63%) Software Engineering
4 23 (35.94%) Degree
5 20 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (29.69%) SQL
6 19 (29.69%) QA
6 19 (29.69%) Unit Testing
7 18 (28.13%) Configuration Management
8 17 (26.56%) .NET
9 15 (23.44%) C++
10 14 (21.88%) SDLC
11 13 (20.31%) C
12 12 (18.75%) Windows
12 12 (18.75%) Microsoft
12 12 (18.75%) Computer Science
13 10 (15.63%) Telematics
13 10 (15.63%) ISO 9000
13 10 (15.63%) ITIL
14 9 (14.06%) HTML
14 9 (14.06%) T-SQL
14 9 (14.06%) CMMI
15 8 (12.50%) Quality Management
15 8 (12.50%) Finance
15 8 (12.50%) QMS
16 7 (10.94%) WPF
16 7 (10.94%) Line Management
16 7 (10.94%) Continuous Improvement
16 7 (10.94%) Change Control
16 7 (10.94%) Project Management

TickIT
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 5 (7.81%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.69%) Simulink
3 2 (3.13%) SPSS
4 1 (1.56%) Stateflow
4 1 (1.56%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.38%) WAN
2 4 (6.25%) GSM
3 2 (3.13%) GPRS
4 1 (1.56%) Modbus
4 1 (1.56%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.69%) MySQL
1 3 (4.69%) SQL Server
1 3 (4.69%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (4.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (4.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (4.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (4.69%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (4.69%) Big Data
1 3 (4.69%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (3.13%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 6 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (4.69%) ERwin
3 2 (3.13%) GCC
3 2 (3.13%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (12.50%) Finance
2 7 (10.94%) Retail
3 6 (9.38%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (6.25%) Automotive
5 2 (3.13%) Publishing
5 2 (3.13%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.56%) Electronics
6 1 (1.56%) Military
6 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.56%) Billing
Job Titles
1 19 (29.69%) Software Engineer
2 15 (23.44%) Senior Software Engineer
3 8 (12.50%) Developer
3 8 (12.50%) Software Manager
4 7 (10.94%) Project Manager
5 6 (9.38%) Software Developer
5 6 (9.38%) Senior Developer
5 6 (9.38%) C++ Software Engineer
5 6 (9.38%) Software Project Manager
5 6 (9.38%) Head of IT
5 6 (9.38%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 6 (9.38%) Agile Project Manager
5 6 (9.38%) Head of Operations
6 5 (7.81%) Senior Software Developer
6 5 (7.81%) Quality Manager
6 5 (7.81%) Test Manager
7 3 (4.69%) DBA
7 3 (4.69%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 3 (4.69%) SQL Server DBA
7 3 (4.69%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (26.56%) .NET
2 9 (14.06%) HTML
3 7 (10.94%) WPF
4 6 (9.38%) jQuery
4 6 (9.38%) ASP.NET
4 6 (9.38%) CSS
5 5 (7.81%) Qt
5 5 (7.81%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (7.81%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 5 (7.81%) Ajax
6 2 (3.13%) MFC
7 1 (1.56%) ATL
7 1 (1.56%) DCOM
7 1 (1.56%) XML
7 1 (1.56%) XSL
7 1 (1.56%) WinForms
7 1 (1.56%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.56%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.75%) Computer Science
2 10 (15.63%) Telematics
3 6 (9.38%) Mobile Computing
3 6 (9.38%) Mobile App
3 6 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (9.38%) CMDB
4 4 (6.25%) Replication
4 4 (6.25%) CAN bus
5 3 (4.69%) Smart Meter
5 3 (4.69%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.13%) Biometrics
6 2 (3.13%) Smartcard
6 2 (3.13%) Freedom of Information
6 2 (3.13%) iPhone
7 1 (1.56%) PMI
7 1 (1.56%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 12 (18.75%) Windows
2 2 (3.13%) Windows XP
2 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (3.13%) Windows Mobile
2 2 (3.13%) Windows Vista
2 2 (3.13%) Android
2 2 (3.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (40.63%) Software Engineering
2 20 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (29.69%) Unit Testing
4 18 (28.13%) Configuration Management
5 14 (21.88%) SDLC
6 10 (15.63%) ITIL
7 9 (14.06%) CMMI
8 8 (12.50%) Quality Management
8 8 (12.50%) QMS
9 7 (10.94%) Change Control
9 7 (10.94%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (10.94%) Line Management
9 7 (10.94%) Project Management
10 6 (9.38%) Six Sigma
10 6 (9.38%) Change Management
10 6 (9.38%) TDD
10 6 (9.38%) Asset Management
10 6 (9.38%) Enterprise Architecture
10 6 (9.38%) Project Planning
10 6 (9.38%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (42.19%) C#
2 19 (29.69%) SQL
3 15 (23.44%) C++
4 13 (20.31%) C
5 9 (14.06%) T-SQL
6 6 (9.38%) Java
6 6 (9.38%) JavaScript
7 3 (4.69%) Embedded C
7 3 (4.69%) MATLAB
8 2 (3.13%) Embedded C++
8 2 (3.13%) Assembly Language
9 1 (1.56%) R
9 1 (1.56%) VBA
9 1 (1.56%) VC++
Qualifications
1 23 (35.94%) Degree
2 5 (7.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (6.25%) Chartered Engineer
4 3 (4.69%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.69%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.69%) CITP
4 3 (4.69%) MCTS
4 3 (4.69%) MCITP
5 1 (1.56%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (64.06%) ISO 9001
2 19 (29.69%) QA
3 10 (15.63%) ISO 9000
4 4 (6.25%) IEC 61508
5 1 (1.56%) DO-178B
5 1 (1.56%) ISO 14001
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 12 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.69%) Red Gate
3 2 (3.13%) Oracle
4 1 (1.56%) EMC
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