Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Toad skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Toad over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quest Toad
England > North West
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 367 361 355
Rank change year-on-year -6 -6 +18
Permanent jobs citing Toad 7 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.053% 0.033% 0.084%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.25% 0.15% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 7
North West median annual salary £42,500 - £48,000
10th Percentile £27,700 - £41,250
90th Percentile £50,000 - £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year - +7.53% -

Toad is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 2843 2622 2491
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 21.45% 21.33% 19.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2321 2350 2186
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%
10th Percentile £29,750 £26,250 £26,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Toad
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Toad as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Toad in the North West

Toad
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Toad in the North West.

Salary trend for Toad in the North West

Toad
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Toad in the North West over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Toad in the North West

Toad
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Toad within the North West region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -5 6 £38,500 -
Cheshire - 1 £42,500 -
Toad
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing Toad 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 North West region with a requirement for Toad.

1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 6 (85.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 6 (85.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (85.71%) Waterfall
2 6 (85.71%) Test Strategy
2 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 6 (85.71%) QA
2 6 (85.71%) Test Scripting
2 6 (85.71%) Visual Studio
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) ISEB
3 5 (71.43%) Regression Testing
3 5 (71.43%) Finance
3 5 (71.43%) Retail
3 5 (71.43%) Software Testing
3 5 (71.43%) Mathematics
3 5 (71.43%) Physics
3 5 (71.43%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (57.14%) Analytical Thinking
5 3 (42.86%) Acceptance Criteria
5 3 (42.86%) Non-Functional Testing
5 3 (42.86%) Technical Analysis
5 3 (42.86%) Selenium

Toad
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 6 (85.71%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (85.71%) Visual Studio
2 3 (42.86%) Selenium
3 1 (14.29%) HP UFT
3 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
1 5 (71.43%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Tester
2 3 (42.86%) QA Leader
2 3 (42.86%) QA Tester
2 3 (42.86%) Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 6 (85.71%) Test Scripting
2 6 (85.71%) Test Strategy
2 6 (85.71%) Waterfall
3 5 (71.43%) Mathematics
3 5 (71.43%) Physics
3 5 (71.43%) Regression Testing
3 5 (71.43%) Software Testing
3 5 (71.43%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (57.14%) Analytical Thinking
5 3 (42.86%) Acceptance Criteria
5 3 (42.86%) Non-Functional Testing
5 3 (42.86%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
6 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
7 1 (14.29%) Matrix Organization
7 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
1 6 (85.71%) ISEB
1 6 (85.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (85.71%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Avaloq
2 1 (14.29%) HP