Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Clipper skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Clipper over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Clipper
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1205 1216 1314
Rank change year-on-year +11 +98 -
Permanent jobs citing Clipper 6 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.003% 0.003% 0.004%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.006% 0.006% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 9
UK median annual salary £37,500 £55,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.82% +83.33% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £55,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £51,250 £55,000 £35,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 - £30,000

Clipper 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 99503 100190 113234
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 55.24% 52.95% 51.76%
Number of salaries quoted 81950 86403 96877
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,551 £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%

Clipper
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Clipper in the UK

Clipper
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Clipper in the UK

Clipper
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Clipper over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Clipper in the UK

Clipper
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Clipper within the UK over the 6 months to 24 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 +44 6 £37,500 -31.82%
UK excluding London - 5 £37,500 -
North of England - 5 £37,500 -
Yorkshire - 5 £37,500 -
London -1 1 £62,500 +13.64%

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Clipper 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 Clipper.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) VB
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 5 (83.33%) C++
2 5 (83.33%) COBOL
2 5 (83.33%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) PL/SQL
2 5 (83.33%) RPG
2 5 (83.33%) RAD
2 5 (83.33%) Informix
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (83.33%) Tcl
2 5 (83.33%) PowerBuilder
2 5 (83.33%) Uniface
2 5 (83.33%) OpenROAD
2 5 (83.33%) FoxPro (VFP)
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) Tandem
2 5 (83.33%) xBase
2 5 (83.33%) DataFlex
2 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 5 (83.33%) LINC
2 5 (83.33%) PROIV
2 5 (83.33%) CA Gen
2 5 (83.33%) SDLC
2 5 (83.33%) C
3 1 (16.67%) Kanban
3 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing

Clipper
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 5 (83.33%) OpenROAD
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) Informix
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) CA Gen
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle Forms
1 5 (83.33%) PowerBuilder
1 5 (83.33%) PROIV
2 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
2 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Software Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Software Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Uniface Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Lead Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Lead Software Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Software Team Leader
3 2 (33.33%) Team Leader
4 1 (16.67%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Applications Support
4 1 (16.67%) Applications Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Development Team Leader
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Applications Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Applications Support
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Software Development Team Leader
4 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Tandem
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) RAD
1 5 (83.33%) SDLC
1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) Kanban
2 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) C
2 5 (83.33%) C++
2 5 (83.33%) COBOL
2 5 (83.33%) DataFlex
2 5 (83.33%) FoxPro (VFP)
2 5 (83.33%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) LINC
2 5 (83.33%) PL/SQL
2 5 (83.33%) RPG
2 5 (83.33%) Tcl
2 5 (83.33%) Uniface
2 5 (83.33%) VB
2 5 (83.33%) xBase
3 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Kofax
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft