The table below looks at the statistics for TickIT skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TickIT over the 3 months to 11 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
TickIT
Rank - 195 225
Permanent jobs citing TickIT 0 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.30% 0.14%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 2.45% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 8
Median salary - £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -18.75%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +18.75%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
644 611 573
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 11.83% 12.02% 10.05%
Number of salaries quoted 408 495 491
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £44,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-1.13% +4.76%

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Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing TickIT as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

TickIT Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing TickIT across the West Midlands region.

TickIT Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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Top 15 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 December 2016, IT jobs citing TickIT also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for TickIT.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

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Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree