Period
to 14 December 2018

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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ada
UK
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1067 1152 1189
Rank change year-on-year +85 +37 +104
Permanent jobs citing Ada 73 54 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.046% 0.030% 0.016%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.083% 0.054% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 57 34 28
UK median annual salary £50,000 £40,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.46% -10.00% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £28,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £83,750 £50,600 £51,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £37,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year +33.33% -15.73% -1.11%

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 87,561 99,259 98,564
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 54.97% 55.26% 53.12%
Number of salaries quoted 72,646 81,955 84,854
UK median annual salary £51,312 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.62% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 14 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Ada in the UK

Ada
Top 7 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 14 December 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
England +98 73 £50,000 +21.95% 30
UK excluding London +63 64 £50,000 +33.33% 32
South East +45 39 £57,500 +71.64% 6
South West +32 24 £50,000 +21.95% 17
London +69 9 £45,000 - 1
West Midlands +44 2 - -
Midlands +31 2 - - 2

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, 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 62 (84.93%) Software Engineering
2 55 (75.34%) C
3 52 (71.23%) C++
4 33 (45.21%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (34.25%) Security Cleared
6 24 (32.88%) Java
7 21 (28.77%) DO-178B
8 20 (27.40%) UML
9 19 (26.03%) C#
10 17 (23.29%) Military
10 17 (23.29%) Requirements Analysis
10 17 (23.29%) SC Cleared
10 17 (23.29%) Rational DOORS
11 16 (21.92%) Machine Learning
11 16 (21.92%) Ada 95
11 16 (21.92%) J2EE
12 15 (20.55%) Aerospace
13 13 (17.81%) CNTK
13 13 (17.81%) Keras
13 13 (17.81%) Torch
13 13 (17.81%) MXNet
13 13 (17.81%) Deep Learning
13 13 (17.81%) TensorFlow
13 13 (17.81%) Deeplearning4j
13 13 (17.81%) Caffe
14 12 (16.44%) Systems Engineering
15 10 (13.70%) Embedded Systems
15 10 (13.70%) Software Architecture
15 10 (13.70%) Validation
16 9 (12.33%) Automotive

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 2 (2.74%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.37%) ATM
Development Applications
1 17 (23.29%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (5.48%) Polyspace
2 4 (5.48%) VectorCAST
3 3 (4.11%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.74%) LabVIEW
5 1 (1.37%) JIRA
General
1 17 (23.29%) Military
2 15 (20.55%) Aerospace
3 9 (12.33%) Automotive
4 8 (10.96%) Avionics
5 1 (1.37%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 53 (72.60%) Software Engineer
2 14 (19.18%) Machine Learning Engineer
3 9 (12.33%) C++ Software Engineer
4 8 (10.96%) C# Software Engineer
4 8 (10.96%) Developer
4 8 (10.96%) Senior Software Engineer
5 7 (9.59%) Development Engineer
5 7 (9.59%) Software Development Engineer
6 6 (8.22%) Lead Software Engineer
6 6 (8.22%) Software Team Leader
6 6 (8.22%) Team Leader
7 5 (6.85%) Architect
8 4 (5.48%) Ada Engineer
8 4 (5.48%) ASIC Engineer
8 4 (5.48%) FPGA Engineer
9 3 (4.11%) Development Manager
9 3 (4.11%) Embedded Engineer
9 3 (4.11%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 3 (4.11%) Software Development Manager
9 3 (4.11%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (21.92%) J2EE
2 13 (17.81%) Caffe
2 13 (17.81%) CNTK
2 13 (17.81%) Deeplearning4j
2 13 (17.81%) Keras
2 13 (17.81%) MXNet
2 13 (17.81%) TensorFlow
2 13 (17.81%) Torch
3 8 (10.96%) JSF
3 8 (10.96%) Middleware
3 8 (10.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.70%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (8.22%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 4 (5.48%) VHDL
4 3 (4.11%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.74%) ASIC
5 2 (2.74%) Verilog
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.11%) Windows
2 2 (2.74%) Linux
3 1 (1.37%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (84.93%) Software Engineering
2 33 (45.21%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (27.40%) UML
4 17 (23.29%) Requirements Analysis
5 16 (21.92%) Machine Learning
6 13 (17.81%) Deep Learning
7 12 (16.44%) Systems Engineering
8 10 (13.70%) Software Architecture
8 10 (13.70%) Validation
9 9 (12.33%) Scrum
10 8 (10.96%) Prototyping
10 8 (10.96%) SysML
11 6 (8.22%) Unit Testing
12 4 (5.48%) Computer Science
12 4 (5.48%) Integration Testing
12 4 (5.48%) Mathematics
13 3 (4.11%) Customer Requirements
13 3 (4.11%) Embedded Software Development
13 3 (4.11%) SDLC
14 2 (2.74%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 55 (75.34%) C
2 52 (71.23%) C++
3 24 (32.88%) Java
4 19 (26.03%) C#
5 16 (21.92%) Ada 95
6 9 (12.33%) SQL
7 8 (10.96%) Python
8 6 (8.22%) Assembly Language
9 2 (2.74%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.37%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.37%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 25 (34.25%) Security Cleared
2 17 (23.29%) SC Cleared
3 8 (10.96%) Degree
4 4 (5.48%) CEH
5 3 (4.11%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (28.77%) DO-178B
2 9 (12.33%) IEC 61508
2 9 (12.33%) MISRA
3 8 (10.96%) ISO/IEC 12207
3 8 (10.96%) MISRA C
4 4 (5.48%) DO-254
5 1 (1.37%) ISO 26262
Vendors
1 1 (1.37%) IBM
1 1 (1.37%) Oracle