Period
to 15 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for ECSS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ECSS over the 6 months to 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

European Cooperation for Space Standardization (ESA ECSS)
England > South West
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 332 326 -
Rank change year-on-year -6 - +343
Permanent jobs citing ECSS 13 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.12% 0.010% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.96% 0.092% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
South West median annual salary £37,500 - -
England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +5.88%

ECSS is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 1,348 1,087 1,239
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 12.92% 10.48% 11.33%
Number of salaries quoted 996 857 1,047
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,500 £23,125
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,550 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

ECSS
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing ECSS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for ECSS in the South West

ECSS
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for ECSS in the South West

ECSS
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ECSS within the South West region over the 6 months to 15 August 2018. 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
Bristol +35 13 £37,500 - 1
ECSS
England

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, IT jobs citing ECSS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South West region with a requirement for ECSS.

1 13 (100.00%) C
1 13 (100.00%) C++
1 13 (100.00%) Java
1 13 (100.00%) XML
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
1 13 (100.00%) UML
1 13 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 13 (100.00%) Subversion
1 13 (100.00%) Maven
1 13 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 13 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 13 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 13 (100.00%) Gerrit
1 13 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 13 (100.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 12 (92.31%) Computer Science Degree
2 12 (92.31%) Security Cleared
2 12 (92.31%) GCC
2 12 (92.31%) Physics
2 12 (92.31%) Computer Science
2 12 (92.31%) Degree
2 12 (92.31%) Shell Script
3 11 (84.62%) Validation
4 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
4 1 (7.69%) System Testing
4 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared

ECSS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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:

Development Applications
1 13 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 13 (100.00%) Gerrit
1 13 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 13 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 13 (100.00%) Maven
1 13 (100.00%) Sonatype Nexus
1 13 (100.00%) Subversion
2 12 (92.31%) GCC
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 12 (92.31%) C++ Software Engineer
3 11 (84.62%) Java Engineer
3 11 (84.62%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (92.31%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 13 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 13 (100.00%) UML
2 12 (92.31%) Physics
3 11 (84.62%) Validation
4 1 (7.69%) System Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C
1 13 (100.00%) C++
1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 12 (92.31%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (92.31%) Computer Science Degree
1 12 (92.31%) Degree
1 12 (92.31%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared