The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for NCover skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited NCover over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

NCover
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 868 932 944
Rank change year-on-year +64 +12  
Permanent jobs citing NCover 6 3 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.007% 0.003% 0.017%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.032% 0.017% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 18
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -17.47%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £42,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £42,500 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -1.16%  

NCover is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 18609 17798 18404
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 20.93% 18.09% 16.81%
Number of salaries quoted 15347 15429 15455
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

NCover
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing NCover as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for NCover in the UK

NCover
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for NCover in the UK

NCover
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NCover within the UK over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +52 6 £47,500 +11.76%
London +35 4 - -
City of London - 4 - -
Gloucestershire - 2 £47,500 -
South West - 2 £47,500 -

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing NCover 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 NCover.

1 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 12 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 12 (100.00%) XML
1 12 (100.00%) CSS
1 12 (100.00%) NUnit
1 12 (100.00%) JSON
2 8 (66.67%) Web Development
2 8 (66.67%) jQuery
2 8 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 8 (66.67%) CSS3
2 8 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 8 (66.67%) HTML5
2 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 7 (58.33%) VB.NET
4 6 (50.00%) MVC
4 6 (50.00%) C#
4 6 (50.00%) IIS
4 6 (50.00%) Mentoring
5 4 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (33.33%) User Experience
5 4 (33.33%) Mobile First
5 4 (33.33%) Issue Tracking
5 4 (33.33%) Front End Development
5 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (33.33%) VBA
5 4 (33.33%) SQL

NCover
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 6 (50.00%) IIS
2 4 (33.33%) CMS
2 4 (33.33%) IBM Domino
2 4 (33.33%) Sitefinity
2 4 (33.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Basecamp
1 4 (33.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) HTTP
2 2 (16.67%) DNS
2 2 (16.67%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 12 (100.00%) NUnit
1 12 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 8 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 4 (33.33%) CruiseControl
3 4 (33.33%) JIRA
3 4 (33.33%) NDoc
3 4 (33.33%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 7 (58.33%) .NET Web Developer
3 7 (58.33%) Senior .NET Developer
3 7 (58.33%) Senior .NET Web Developer
3 7 (58.33%) Senior Developer
3 7 (58.33%) Senior Web Developer
3 7 (58.33%) Web Developer
4 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (50.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (50.00%) Senior SQL Developer
4 6 (50.00%) Senior SQL Server Developer
4 6 (50.00%) Senior VB.NET Developer
4 6 (50.00%) SQL Developer
4 6 (50.00%) SQL Server Developer
4 6 (50.00%) VB.NET Developer
4 6 (50.00%) VB.NET Web Developer
4 6 (50.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (33.33%) Excel Developer
5 4 (33.33%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
1 12 (100.00%) CSS
1 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) JSON
1 12 (100.00%) XML
2 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 8 (66.67%) CSS3
2 8 (66.67%) HTML5
2 8 (66.67%) jQuery
3 4 (33.33%) Ajax
3 4 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
3 4 (33.33%) REST
3 4 (33.33%) SOAP
3 4 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (33.33%) Web Services
3 4 (33.33%) XSLT
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 4 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
1 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Unit Testing
1 8 (66.67%) Web Development
2 6 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 6 (50.00%) MVC
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 4 (33.33%) Issue Tracking
3 4 (33.33%) Mobile First
3 4 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
3 4 (33.33%) UML
3 4 (33.33%) Use Case
3 4 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (58.33%) VB.NET
3 6 (50.00%) C#
4 4 (33.33%) SQL
4 4 (33.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
1 4 (33.33%) MCP
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft