The table below looks at the statistics for Trac skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Trac over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Trac
Rank 873 877 859
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -18
Permanent jobs citing Trac 23 52 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.044% 0.037%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.13% 0.27% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 22 40 19
Average salary £33,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,000 £40,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-17.50% -23.80%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Development Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
17958 19133 16594
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.30% 16.04% 14.82%
Number of salaries quoted 15038 15862 14138
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

Trac
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Trac within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Trac Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Trac
Salary Trend

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

Trac Salary Trend in the UK

Trac
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Trac over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 within the UK.

Trac Salary Histogram in the UK

Trac
Top 18 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Trac within the UK over the 3 months to 1 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
(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 -1 23 £33,500 -31.28% 1
Somerset +16 9 £22,500 -25.00%
Bath +15 9 £22,500 -25.00%
South West -1 9 £22,500 -25.00%
London +17 5 £55,000 +2.32% 1
South East -3 5 £50,000 -
City of London +27 3 £48,750 +39.28% 1
Surrey +11 3 £50,000 -
Guildford -4 3 £50,000 -
West Midlands - 3 £32,500 -
Birmingham - 3 £32,500 -
West Sussex - 1 £35,500 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £38,500 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £37,500 -
Worthing - 1 £35,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £38,500 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £37,500 -
North East - 1 £37,500 -

Trac
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Trac 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 Trac.

1 44 (83.02%) Linux
2 40 (75.47%) Software Engineering
3 39 (73.58%) Subversion
4 35 (66.04%) MySQL
5 31 (58.49%) HTML
5 31 (58.49%) PHP
5 31 (58.49%) Apache
6 30 (56.60%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (49.06%) Degree
7 26 (49.06%) Scrum
8 25 (47.17%) CSS
9 23 (43.40%) Ajax
10 21 (39.62%) Windows
10 21 (39.62%) jQuery
11 20 (37.74%) Bugzilla
12 19 (35.85%) Web Application Development
12 19 (35.85%) PEAR
12 19 (35.85%) PHPUnit
12 19 (35.85%) Analytical Skills
13 18 (33.96%) SQL
13 18 (33.96%) JavaScript
14 17 (32.08%) XML
14 17 (32.08%) Git (software)
15 16 (30.19%) PHP5
16 15 (28.30%) OO
17 14 (26.42%) Symfony
18 13 (24.53%) Java
19 11 (20.75%) OOP
19 11 (20.75%) JSON
19 11 (20.75%) CakePHP

Trac
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Trac 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 Trac. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 31 (58.49%) Apache
2 6 (11.32%) Apache ServiceMix
3 4 (7.55%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.77%) OpenStack
4 2 (3.77%) ArcGIS
4 2 (3.77%) IIS
5 1 (1.89%) JBoss
5 1 (1.89%) Drupal
5 1 (1.89%) Mule
Applications
1 2 (3.77%) MS Office
1 2 (3.77%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.32%) SaaS
2 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.98%) GSM
1 9 (16.98%) PBX
1 9 (16.98%) UMTS
1 9 (16.98%) RTP
1 9 (16.98%) RANAP
1 9 (16.98%) LTE
1 9 (16.98%) Asterisk PBX
2 5 (9.43%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.66%) WAN
3 3 (5.66%) SCTP
4 2 (3.77%) LAN
4 2 (3.77%) Ethernet
4 2 (3.77%) FTP
5 1 (1.89%) HTTP
5 1 (1.89%) DNS
5 1 (1.89%) IPv4
5 1 (1.89%) IPv6
5 1 (1.89%) Broadband
5 1 (1.89%) DHCP
5 1 (1.89%) 802.11
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (66.04%) MySQL
2 10 (18.87%) Oracle Database
3 6 (11.32%) SQL Server
4 4 (7.55%) MongoDB
4 4 (7.55%) NoSQL
4 4 (7.55%) Hadoop
5 3 (5.66%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.77%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 39 (73.58%) Subversion
2 20 (37.74%) Bugzilla
3 19 (35.85%) PEAR
3 19 (35.85%) PHPUnit
4 17 (32.08%) Git (software)
5 11 (20.75%) JIRA
6 6 (11.32%) GCC
6 6 (11.32%) GDB
6 6 (11.32%) Redmine
6 6 (11.32%) JMeter
6 6 (11.32%) Oracle Forms
6 6 (11.32%) Eclipse
7 5 (9.43%) Visual Studio
8 3 (5.66%) FogBugz
8 3 (5.66%) Jenkins
8 3 (5.66%) Mercurial
9 2 (3.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (3.77%) LabVIEW
9 2 (3.77%) LoadRunner
10 1 (1.89%) Calabash
General
1 9 (16.98%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.77%) Finance
3 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (49.06%) Developer
2 21 (39.62%) PHP Developer
2 21 (39.62%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 16 (30.19%) Software Engineer
4 9 (16.98%) Software Developer
4 9 (16.98%) Senior Software Engineer
5 8 (15.09%) Graduate Developer
5 8 (15.09%) Graduate
6 7 (13.21%) Test Engineer
6 7 (13.21%) Graduate PHP Developer
7 6 (11.32%) Performance Test Engineer
7 6 (11.32%) Performance Engineer
8 5 (9.43%) Web Developer
9 3 (5.66%) PHP Web Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Web Applications Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Applications Developer
10 2 (3.77%) Systems Integration Analyst
10 2 (3.77%) Validation Engineer
10 2 (3.77%) Integration Analyst
10 2 (3.77%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (58.49%) HTML
2 25 (47.17%) CSS
3 23 (43.40%) Ajax
4 21 (39.62%) jQuery
5 17 (32.08%) XML
6 14 (26.42%) Symfony
7 11 (20.75%) JSON
7 11 (20.75%) CakePHP
8 9 (16.98%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 6 (11.32%) Ruby on Rails
9 6 (11.32%) LAMP
9 6 (11.32%) XSL
9 6 (11.32%) STL
10 5 (9.43%) Web Services
11 4 (7.55%) RabbitMQ
11 4 (7.55%) ActiveMQ
11 4 (7.55%) XHTML
12 3 (5.66%) .NET
12 3 (5.66%) .NET Framework
13 2 (3.77%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 19 (35.85%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (13.21%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.55%) Mathematics
3 4 (7.55%) Physics
4 2 (3.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.89%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.89%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 44 (83.02%) Linux
2 21 (39.62%) Windows
3 6 (11.32%) Windows 7
4 5 (9.43%) CentOS
5 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (7.55%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (1.89%) UNIX
6 1 (1.89%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (75.47%) Software Engineering
2 30 (56.60%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (49.06%) Scrum
4 19 (35.85%) Web Application Development
5 15 (28.30%) OO
6 11 (20.75%) OOP
7 9 (16.98%) Mentoring
8 8 (15.09%) Performance Testing
9 7 (13.21%) Multithreading
10 6 (11.32%) Load Testing
10 6 (11.32%) Validation
10 6 (11.32%) OOD
11 5 (9.43%) Waterfall
12 4 (7.55%) OO PHP
12 4 (7.55%) Software Testing
12 4 (7.55%) Project Management
13 3 (5.66%) MVC
13 3 (5.66%) Continuous Integration
13 3 (5.66%) Test Automation
14 2 (3.77%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 31 (58.49%) PHP
2 18 (33.96%) SQL
2 18 (33.96%) JavaScript
3 16 (30.19%) PHP5
4 13 (24.53%) Java
5 10 (18.87%) C++
6 8 (15.09%) Ruby
7 7 (13.21%) Python
8 5 (9.43%) C
8 5 (9.43%) Perl
9 4 (7.55%) C#
9 4 (7.55%) Embedded C
10 2 (3.77%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.89%) AWK
11 1 (1.89%) sed
11 1 (1.89%) Groovy
11 1 (1.89%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 26 (49.06%) Degree
2 4 (7.55%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.89%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) QA
2 1 (1.89%) JTAG
System Software
1 4 (7.55%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.66%) Firmware
3 1 (1.89%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.89%) Samba
3 1 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (18.87%) Oracle
2 9 (16.98%) Cisco
3 5 (9.43%) Red Hat
4 4 (7.55%) Atlassian
4 4 (7.55%) Zend
5 3 (5.66%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (3.77%) Atmel
6 2 (3.77%) HP
6 2 (3.77%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.89%) Borland
7 1 (1.89%) VMware