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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
TickIT
Rank 47 43 36
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -7
Permanent jobs citing TickIT 5 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 1.36% 1.67% 2.73%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 11.63% 21.05% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 6
Average salary £32,500 £48,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.29% +37.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £44,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £51,200 £38,250
UK excluding London average salary £46,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.87% -
TickIT
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
43 19 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 11.72% 7.92% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 36 18 20
Average salary £35,000 £46,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.91% +8.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £40,050 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £55,000 £64,750
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%

TickIT
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

TickIT
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

TickIT
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TickIT across the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

TickIT Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

TickIT
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TickIT within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
Malvern -12 4 £30,000 -37.50%
Worcester -7 1 £37,500 -
TickIT
West Midlands

TickIT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 13 (100.00%) ISO 9000
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (76.92%) C#
3 9 (69.23%) Internet
3 9 (69.23%) Time Management
4 8 (61.54%) Software Engineering
5 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
5 6 (46.15%) Windows
6 5 (38.46%) OO
6 5 (38.46%) C++
6 5 (38.46%) VB
6 5 (38.46%) .NET
7 4 (30.77%) Scrum
7 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
8 3 (23.08%) Manual Testing
8 3 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (23.08%) Software Testing
8 3 (23.08%) Degree
8 3 (23.08%) Automated Testing
8 3 (23.08%) Chemistry
8 3 (23.08%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (23.08%) MS Office
8 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
9 2 (15.38%) Regression Testing
9 2 (15.38%) Functional Testing
9 2 (15.38%) WPF
10 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
10 1 (7.69%) TDD
10 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
10 1 (7.69%) Physics

TickIT
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
1 3 (23.08%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) Internet
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.69%) LabVIEW
General
1 3 (23.08%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Software Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Software Test Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Test Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Graduate
3 3 (23.08%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) .NET
2 2 (15.38%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
2 3 (23.08%) Chemistry
3 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
3 1 (7.69%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (69.23%) Time Management
3 8 (61.54%) Software Engineering
4 5 (38.46%) OO
5 4 (30.77%) Scrum
6 3 (23.08%) Automated Testing
6 3 (23.08%) Manual Testing
6 3 (23.08%) Software Testing
7 2 (15.38%) Functional Testing
7 2 (15.38%) Regression Testing
8 1 (7.69%) TDD
8 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) C#
2 5 (38.46%) C++
2 5 (38.46%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (100.00%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft