Period
to 29 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Q-Pulse skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Q-Pulse over the 6 months to 29 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ideagen Q-Pulse
UK
6 months to
29 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 683 1062 -
Rank change year-on-year +379 - +1212
Permanent jobs citing Q-Pulse 5 7 0
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.010% 0.005% -
As % of the Business Applications category 0.18% 0.087% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 0
Median annual salary £19,000 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -57.78% - -
UK excluding London median annual salary £19,000 £30,000 -
% change year-on-year -36.67% - -

Q-Pulse is in the Business Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 2,833 8,053 10,286
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.70% 5.85% 6.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2,075 5,670 7,467
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £86,250 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,300 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -9.40% +5.26% +5.56%

Q-Pulse
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Q-Pulse as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Q-Pulse in the UK

Q-Pulse
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Q-Pulse.

Salary trend for Q-Pulse in the UK

Q-Pulse
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Q-Pulse over the 6 months to 29 October 2020.

Salary histogram for Q-Pulse in the UK

Q-Pulse
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Q-Pulse within the UK over the 6 months to 29 October 2020. 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
UK excluding London +316 5 £19,000 -36.67% 1
Scotland - 4 £19,000 -
England +359 1 £52,500 +16.67% 1
East of England - 1 £52,500 -

For the 6 months to 29 October 2020, IT jobs citing Q-Pulse 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 Q-Pulse.

1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Office 365
2 4 (80.00%) IT Audit
2 4 (80.00%) IT Strategy
2 4 (80.00%) Life Science
2 4 (80.00%) Sage
2 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (60.00%) DHCP
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) VPN
3 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) PKI
3 3 (60.00%) VLAN
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) Android
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (20.00%) Workshop Facilitation
4 1 (20.00%) Line Management
4 1 (20.00%) Internet
4 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (20.00%) VoIP
4 1 (20.00%) SAP
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel

Q-Pulse
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 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) DHCP
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
1 3 (60.00%) VLAN
1 3 (60.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) IT Support
1 4 (80.00%) IT Support Technician
1 4 (80.00%) IT Technician
1 4 (80.00%) Support Technician
2 1 (20.00%) IT Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Life Science
2 3 (60.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Android
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) IT Audit
1 4 (80.00%) IT Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) Line Management
2 1 (20.00%) Workshop Facilitation
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Sage
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) SAP