Period
to 7 December 2021

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 7 December 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ada
UK
6 months to
7 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 939 739 962
Rank change year-on-year -200 +223 +141
Permanent jobs citing Ada 110 4 106
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.086% 0.007% 0.080%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.16% 0.012% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 42
10th Percentile £41,675 £43,625 "
25th Percentile £57,500 £45,313 £32,660
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +26.32% +18.75% -20.00%
75th Percentile " £52,500 £48,000
90th Percentile £64,500 £59,250 £60,425
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,750 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.84% +18.75% -20.00%

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 67,784 33,072 71,609
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 53.03% 58.88% 53.83%
Number of salaries quoted 46,102 28,516 59,637
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £31,250
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +3.96%
75th Percentile £80,000 £73,750 £71,250
90th Percentile £97,500 £90,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

Ada
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Ada in the UK

Ada
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Ada.

Salary trend for Ada in the UK

Ada
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Ada over the 6 months to 7 December 2021.

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 7 December 2021. 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 -197 108 £60,000 +26.32% 22
UK excluding London -119 93 £50,750 +6.84% 15
South West - 67 £41,500 - 4
East of England -86 17 - - 1
London - 15 £60,000 - 7
South East -148 7 £65,000 +36.84% 3
Work from Home - 6 - - 1
North of England - 2 - - 6
North West - 2 - - 3

For the 6 months to 7 December 2021, IT jobs citing Ada 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 with a requirement for Ada.

1 59 (53.64%) Software Engineering
2 50 (45.45%) C
3 49 (44.55%) C++
4 48 (43.64%) Def Stans
5 46 (41.82%) Electronics
6 41 (37.27%) Degree
7 38 (34.55%) MATLAB
7 38 (34.55%) Simulink
7 38 (34.55%) MISRA
8 32 (29.09%) UML
9 29 (26.36%) Windows
10 27 (24.55%) Aerospace
10 27 (24.55%) SysML
11 25 (22.73%) Firmware
12 24 (21.82%) Linux
13 22 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
13 22 (20.00%) Jenkins
13 22 (20.00%) Social Skills
14 21 (19.09%) Rational Rhapsody
14 21 (19.09%) IBM
14 21 (19.09%) Validation
15 19 (17.27%) Mathematics
15 19 (17.27%) Computer Science
16 18 (16.36%) Avionics
16 18 (16.36%) Configuration Management
17 17 (15.45%) MathWorks
17 17 (15.45%) Middleware
17 17 (15.45%) Stateflow
17 17 (15.45%) Fortran
17 17 (15.45%) Image Processing

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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (6.36%) Confluence
2 6 (5.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 38 (34.55%) Simulink
2 17 (15.45%) Stateflow
3 6 (5.45%) Siemens NX
3 6 (5.45%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 6 (5.45%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
1 6 (5.45%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.18%) Slack
2 2 (1.82%) Typeform
3 1 (0.91%) IaaS
3 1 (0.91%) PaaS
3 1 (0.91%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.91%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 21 (19.09%) Rational Rhapsody
3 16 (14.55%) Rational Team Concert
4 7 (6.36%) JIRA
5 1 (0.91%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.91%) Polyspace
General
1 46 (41.82%) Electronics
2 27 (24.55%) Aerospace
3 22 (20.00%) Social Skills
4 18 (16.36%) Avionics
5 9 (8.18%) Military
6 6 (5.45%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 6 (5.45%) Manufacturing
6 6 (5.45%) Presentation Skills
7 4 (3.64%) Police
8 3 (2.73%) Automotive
9 2 (1.82%) Law
9 2 (1.82%) Retail
10 1 (0.91%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 50 (45.45%) Software Engineer
2 27 (24.55%) Embedded Engineer
3 16 (14.55%) Design Engineer
3 16 (14.55%) Development Engineer
3 16 (14.55%) Embedded Software Design Engineer
3 16 (14.55%) Software Design Engineer
3 16 (14.55%) Software Development Engineer
4 15 (13.64%) Systems Engineer
5 7 (6.36%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 6 (5.45%) Administrator
6 6 (5.45%) Architect
6 6 (5.45%) Middleware Engineer
6 6 (5.45%) Software Architect
6 6 (5.45%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (4.55%) Project Leader
7 5 (4.55%) Software Project Leader
8 2 (1.82%) Data Scientist
8 2 (1.82%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 2 (1.82%) Release Manager
8 2 (1.82%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (15.45%) Middleware
2 11 (10.00%) .NET
3 6 (5.45%) Web Services
4 4 (3.64%) .NET Framework
5 3 (2.73%) Node.js
5 3 (2.73%) React
6 2 (1.82%) GraphQL
6 2 (1.82%) NumPy
6 2 (1.82%) Pandas
6 2 (1.82%) scikit-learn
7 1 (0.91%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.91%) CSS
7 1 (0.91%) HTML
7 1 (0.91%) HTML5
7 1 (0.91%) SOAP
7 1 (0.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (0.91%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.45%) Algorithms
1 17 (15.45%) Robotics
2 13 (11.82%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.91%) Device Driver
3 1 (0.91%) Legacy Code
3 1 (0.91%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 29 (26.36%) Windows
2 24 (21.82%) Linux
3 2 (1.82%) Unix
4 1 (0.91%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (53.64%) Software Engineering
2 32 (29.09%) UML
3 27 (24.55%) SysML
4 22 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (19.09%) Validation
6 19 (17.27%) Computer Science
6 19 (17.27%) Mathematics
7 18 (16.36%) Configuration Management
8 17 (15.45%) Algorithmic Trading
8 17 (15.45%) Computer Vision
8 17 (15.45%) Decision-Making
8 17 (15.45%) Feasibility Study
8 17 (15.45%) Image Processing
8 17 (15.45%) Model Validation
8 17 (15.45%) Physics
8 17 (15.45%) Technical Analysis
9 16 (14.55%) TDD
10 13 (11.82%) Software Testing
11 11 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
12 8 (7.27%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 50 (45.45%) C
2 49 (44.55%) C++
3 38 (34.55%) MATLAB
4 17 (15.45%) Fortran
5 13 (11.82%) C#
6 11 (10.00%) Embedded C
7 10 (9.09%) Java
8 7 (6.36%) JavaScript
9 6 (5.45%) Ada 95
10 5 (4.55%) Embedded C++
11 4 (3.64%) PowerShell
11 4 (3.64%) VB
11 4 (3.64%) VBScript
12 3 (2.73%) Assembly Language
12 3 (2.73%) Python
13 2 (1.82%) SQL
13 2 (1.82%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 41 (37.27%) Degree
2 15 (13.64%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.82%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.91%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.91%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.91%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (43.64%) Def Stans
2 38 (34.55%) MISRA
3 11 (10.00%) DO-178B
3 11 (10.00%) IEC 61508
3 11 (10.00%) MISRA C
4 6 (5.45%) QA
System Software
1 25 (22.73%) Firmware
2 7 (6.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (5.45%) PTC Integrity
Vendors
1 21 (19.09%) IBM
2 17 (15.45%) MathWorks
3 7 (6.36%) VMware
4 6 (5.45%) EMC
4 6 (5.45%) Intel
4 6 (5.45%) Oracle
4 6 (5.45%) PTC
4 6 (5.45%) SAP
4 6 (5.45%) Sparx
5 1 (0.91%) Demandware
5 1 (0.91%) Salesforce.com