Period
to 20 November 2017

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

Ada
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1136 1190 1283
Rank change year-on-year +54 +93 -29
Permanent jobs citing Ada 53 29 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.029% 0.016% 0.013%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.053% 0.029% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 33 28 23
UK median annual salary £41,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.89% -10.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £28,250 £29,750 £26,450
90th Percentile £53,750 £51,250 £60,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £44,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -10.11% -11.00% +17.65%

Ada is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 99506 98830 113063
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 55.35% 52.83% 51.70%
Number of salaries quoted 81947 85254 96676
UK median annual salary £49,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.21% +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +1.27%

Ada
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Ada as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Ada in the UK

Ada
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Ada in the UK

Ada
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ada over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Ada in the UK

Ada
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ada within the UK 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
England +72 52 £42,250 -6.11% 1
UK excluding London +56 47 £40,000 -10.11% 1
South East +54 16 £33,500 -12.99%
East of England +7 12 £47,500 -
South West +14 11 £40,000 -10.11% 1
Midlands +19 8 £48,750 +26.62%
East Midlands - 7 £47,500 -
London -3 5 £45,000 -
West Midlands +7 1 £50,000 +29.87%

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing Ada also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Ada.

1 52 (98.11%) Software Engineering
2 45 (84.91%) C
3 39 (73.58%) C++
4 35 (66.04%) Security Cleared
5 30 (56.60%) Degree
6 29 (54.72%) SC Cleared
7 22 (41.51%) Aerospace
8 21 (39.62%) Computer Science
9 16 (30.19%) DO-178B
10 15 (28.30%) C#
10 15 (28.30%) UML
11 12 (22.64%) Validation
11 12 (22.64%) .NET
11 12 (22.64%) Configuration Management
12 11 (20.75%) Active Directory
12 11 (20.75%) Windows
12 11 (20.75%) VBScript
12 11 (20.75%) VMware
12 11 (20.75%) PowerShell
12 11 (20.75%) Integration Testing
12 11 (20.75%) .NET Framework
13 10 (18.87%) MISRA
13 10 (18.87%) Process Improvement
14 9 (16.98%) MATLAB
14 9 (16.98%) Def Stans
14 9 (16.98%) Computer Science Degree
15 8 (15.09%) Mathematics
15 8 (15.09%) Automotive
16 7 (13.21%) Telecoms
16 7 (13.21%) DV Cleared

Ada
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Simulink
2 1 (1.89%) CATIA
2 1 (1.89%) Solid Edge
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) Ethernet
1 2 (3.77%) Modbus
1 2 (3.77%) RS-485
Development Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Rational Rhapsody
2 3 (5.66%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (3.77%) Eclipse
3 2 (3.77%) Rational Rose
4 1 (1.89%) LabVIEW
General
1 22 (41.51%) Aerospace
2 8 (15.09%) Automotive
3 7 (13.21%) Telecoms
4 5 (9.43%) Electronics
4 5 (9.43%) Finance
5 4 (7.55%) Avionics
6 3 (5.66%) Military
7 2 (3.77%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.89%) Games
Job Titles
1 38 (71.70%) Software Engineer
2 14 (26.42%) Ada Engineer
2 14 (26.42%) Ada Software Engineer
2 14 (26.42%) C++ Software Engineer
3 11 (20.75%) Embedded Engineer
4 10 (18.87%) C# Software Engineer
4 10 (18.87%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 9 (16.98%) .NET Software Engineer
6 6 (11.32%) Architect
6 6 (11.32%) Security Architect
7 5 (9.43%) Senior Software Engineer
8 4 (7.55%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
8 4 (7.55%) Real Time Embedded Software Engineer
8 4 (7.55%) Real Time Engineer
8 4 (7.55%) Real Time Software Engineer
8 4 (7.55%) Software Manager
9 3 (5.66%) Ada Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Ada Programmer
9 3 (5.66%) Embedded Software Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (22.64%) .NET
2 11 (20.75%) .NET Framework
3 2 (3.77%) J2EE
3 2 (3.77%) JSF
4 1 (1.89%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (1.89%) CSS
4 1 (1.89%) HTML
4 1 (1.89%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 21 (39.62%) Computer Science
2 7 (13.21%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 6 (11.32%) Verilog
3 6 (11.32%) VHDL
4 5 (9.43%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (5.66%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.89%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.75%) Windows
2 5 (9.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (98.11%) Software Engineering
2 15 (28.30%) UML
3 12 (22.64%) Configuration Management
3 12 (22.64%) Validation
4 11 (20.75%) Integration Testing
5 10 (18.87%) Process Improvement
6 8 (15.09%) Mathematics
7 7 (13.21%) SDLC
8 6 (11.32%) Penetration Testing
8 6 (11.32%) Security Architecture
8 6 (11.32%) SysML
8 6 (11.32%) Test Automation
8 6 (11.32%) Threat Modelling
9 5 (9.43%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (9.43%) Cryptography
9 5 (9.43%) Manual Testing
9 5 (9.43%) Use Case
10 4 (7.55%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (5.66%) Customer Requirements
11 3 (5.66%) OO
Programming Languages
1 45 (84.91%) C
2 39 (73.58%) C++
3 15 (28.30%) C#
4 11 (20.75%) PowerShell
4 11 (20.75%) VBScript
5 9 (16.98%) MATLAB
6 6 (11.32%) Assembly Language
7 5 (9.43%) Java
8 3 (5.66%) Embedded C
9 2 (3.77%) Ada 95
9 2 (3.77%) Embedded C++
9 2 (3.77%) Go
9 2 (3.77%) Python
9 2 (3.77%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.89%) VB
Qualifications
1 35 (66.04%) Security Cleared
2 30 (56.60%) Degree
3 29 (54.72%) SC Cleared
4 9 (16.98%) Computer Science Degree
5 7 (13.21%) DV Cleared
6 4 (7.55%) Chartered Engineer
7 1 (1.89%) PhD
7 1 (1.89%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (30.19%) DO-178B
2 10 (18.87%) MISRA
3 9 (16.98%) Def Stans
4 7 (13.21%) IEC 61508
5 6 (11.32%) ISO 26262
6 3 (5.66%) DO-254
6 3 (5.66%) MISRA C
7 2 (3.77%) ECSS
7 2 (3.77%) ISO/IEC 12207
7 2 (3.77%) QA
8 1 (1.89%) ARP4754
8 1 (1.89%) ARP4761
System Software
1 11 (20.75%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.66%) Firmware
Vendors
1 11 (20.75%) VMware
2 1 (1.89%) IBM
2 1 (1.89%) PTC