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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Trac
Rank 876 904 850
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -54
Permanent jobs citing Trac 16 42 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.036% 0.040%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.090% 0.22% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 15 32 21
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £40,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-13.75% -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
17843 19179 15997
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.51% 16.22% 14.80%
Number of salaries quoted 14903 16154 13633
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 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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 27 May 2015 within the UK.

Trac Salary Histogram in the UK

Trac
Top 15 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 27 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 +25 16 £45,000 -10.00%
London +25 6 £57,500 +4.54%
South East +9 5 £50,000 -
City of London +47 4 £52,500 -
Bath +19 4 £28,000 -6.66%
Somerset +16 4 £28,000 -6.66%
South West -14 4 £28,000 -6.66%
Surrey +11 3 £50,000 -
Guildford +6 3 £50,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £32,500 -
West Sussex - 1 £35,500 -
Birmingham - 1 £32,500 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £38,500 -
Worthing - 1 £35,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £38,500 -

Trac
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 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 41 (85.42%) Linux
2 36 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 34 (70.83%) Subversion
4 32 (66.67%) MySQL
5 30 (62.50%) PHP
5 30 (62.50%) Apache
6 29 (60.42%) HTML
7 28 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (54.17%) Scrum
9 24 (50.00%) Degree
10 23 (47.92%) CSS
11 21 (43.75%) Ajax
12 20 (41.67%) Bugzilla
12 20 (41.67%) jQuery
13 19 (39.58%) PHPUnit
13 19 (39.58%) PEAR
13 19 (39.58%) Web Application Development
13 19 (39.58%) Analytical Skills
14 18 (37.50%) SQL
14 18 (37.50%) Windows
15 16 (33.33%) JavaScript
15 16 (33.33%) Git (software)
15 16 (33.33%) PHP5
16 15 (31.25%) XML
17 14 (29.17%) Symfony
18 13 (27.08%) OO
19 11 (22.92%) OOP
19 11 (22.92%) CakePHP
19 11 (22.92%) JSON
20 10 (20.83%) Mentoring

Trac
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 30 (62.50%) Apache
2 5 (10.42%) Apache ServiceMix
3 2 (4.17%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.08%) ArcGIS
4 1 (2.08%) Drupal
4 1 (2.08%) Mule
4 1 (2.08%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.08%) IIS
4 1 (2.08%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Office
1 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.42%) SaaS
2 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.58%) PBX
1 7 (14.58%) UMTS
1 7 (14.58%) GSM
1 7 (14.58%) RTP
1 7 (14.58%) RANAP
1 7 (14.58%) LTE
1 7 (14.58%) Asterisk PBX
1 7 (14.58%) Diameter Protocol
2 5 (10.42%) TCP/IP
3 3 (6.25%) SCTP
4 2 (4.17%) Ethernet
4 2 (4.17%) FTP
4 2 (4.17%) WAN
5 1 (2.08%) DHCP
5 1 (2.08%) HTTP
5 1 (2.08%) LAN
5 1 (2.08%) DNS
5 1 (2.08%) IPv4
5 1 (2.08%) IPv6
5 1 (2.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (66.67%) MySQL
2 7 (14.58%) Oracle Database
3 5 (10.42%) SQL Server
4 4 (8.33%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.17%) Hadoop
5 2 (4.17%) MongoDB
5 2 (4.17%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.08%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 34 (70.83%) Subversion
2 20 (41.67%) Bugzilla
3 19 (39.58%) PEAR
3 19 (39.58%) PHPUnit
4 16 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 9 (18.75%) JIRA
6 6 (12.50%) Redmine
7 5 (10.42%) Oracle Forms
7 5 (10.42%) JMeter
8 4 (8.33%) Eclipse
8 4 (8.33%) Mercurial
8 4 (8.33%) GCC
8 4 (8.33%) GDB
8 4 (8.33%) FogBugz
9 3 (6.25%) Jenkins
9 3 (6.25%) Visual Studio
10 2 (4.17%) LabVIEW
11 1 (2.08%) LoadRunner
11 1 (2.08%) Selenium
11 1 (2.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 7 (14.58%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.25%) Finance
3 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (52.08%) Developer
2 22 (45.83%) PHP Developer
2 22 (45.83%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 14 (29.17%) Software Engineer
4 9 (18.75%) Software Developer
5 8 (16.67%) Graduate
5 8 (16.67%) Graduate Developer
6 7 (14.58%) Senior Software Engineer
6 7 (14.58%) Graduate PHP Developer
7 6 (12.50%) Test Engineer
8 5 (10.42%) Performance Test Engineer
8 5 (10.42%) Performance Engineer
9 4 (8.33%) Web Developer
10 3 (6.25%) Applications Developer
10 3 (6.25%) Senior Developer
10 3 (6.25%) Web Applications Developer
10 3 (6.25%) PHP Web Developer
10 3 (6.25%) Senior PHP Developer
11 2 (4.17%) Embedded C Engineer
11 2 (4.17%) C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (60.42%) HTML
2 23 (47.92%) CSS
3 21 (43.75%) Ajax
4 20 (41.67%) jQuery
5 15 (31.25%) XML
6 14 (29.17%) Symfony
7 11 (22.92%) CakePHP
7 11 (22.92%) JSON
8 7 (14.58%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 5 (10.42%) Ruby on Rails
9 5 (10.42%) LAMP
9 5 (10.42%) Web Services
10 4 (8.33%) STL
10 4 (8.33%) XSL
11 3 (6.25%) XHTML
12 2 (4.17%) ActiveMQ
12 2 (4.17%) .NET Framework
12 2 (4.17%) .NET
12 2 (4.17%) RabbitMQ
13 1 (2.08%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 19 (39.58%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.42%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.17%) Mathematics
3 2 (4.17%) Physics
4 1 (2.08%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 41 (85.42%) Linux
2 18 (37.50%) Windows
3 4 (8.33%) Embedded Linux
3 4 (8.33%) Windows 7
4 3 (6.25%) CentOS
5 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.08%) UNIX
6 1 (2.08%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 28 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (54.17%) Scrum
4 19 (39.58%) Web Application Development
5 13 (27.08%) OO
6 11 (22.92%) OOP
7 10 (20.83%) Mentoring
8 6 (12.50%) Performance Testing
8 6 (12.50%) Validation
9 5 (10.42%) Project Management
9 5 (10.42%) Load Testing
9 5 (10.42%) Multithreading
9 5 (10.42%) SDLC
10 4 (8.33%) Waterfall
10 4 (8.33%) MVC
10 4 (8.33%) OOD
11 3 (6.25%) Software Testing
11 3 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (6.25%) OO PHP
12 2 (4.17%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 30 (62.50%) PHP
2 18 (37.50%) SQL
3 16 (33.33%) PHP5
3 16 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 10 (20.83%) Java
5 8 (16.67%) C++
6 7 (14.58%) Ruby
7 5 (10.42%) C
7 5 (10.42%) Python
8 4 (8.33%) Embedded C
9 3 (6.25%) Shell Script
9 3 (6.25%) Perl
10 2 (4.17%) C#
11 1 (2.08%) AWK
11 1 (2.08%) Groovy
11 1 (2.08%) Bash Shell
11 1 (2.08%) sed
Qualifications
1 24 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.08%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) QA
2 1 (2.08%) JTAG
System Software
1 3 (6.25%) Firmware
2 2 (4.17%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.08%) Samba
3 1 (2.08%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (14.58%) Oracle
1 7 (14.58%) Cisco
2 4 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (6.25%) Zend
3 3 (6.25%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.17%) Atlassian
4 2 (4.17%) Atmel
4 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.08%) HP
5 1 (2.08%) Borland
5 1 (2.08%) VMware