The table below looks at the statistics for TickIT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TickIT over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
TickIT
Rank - - 45
Permanent jobs citing TickIT 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire - - 0.51%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
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West Midlands

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 Worcestershire region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
11 11 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 4.38% 4.56% 7.61%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 14
Average salary £39,000 £22,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+73.33% -41.55%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing TickIT across the Worcestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

TickIT Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

TickIT Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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Top 24 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Worcestershire region 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 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) MFC
1 5 (100.00%) VC++
1 5 (100.00%) ISO 9000
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (80.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (60.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) C
4 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (20.00%) Physics
5 1 (20.00%) Chemistry
5 1 (20.00%) NUnit

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Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Worcestershire region 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 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (20.00%) NUnit
General
1 4 (80.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (40.00%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Graduate
4 1 (20.00%) Developer
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (20.00%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior C# Software Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) Agile .NET Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) MFC
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (20.00%) Physics
2 1 (20.00%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) VC++
2 2 (40.00%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft