Period
to 21 October 2019

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 21 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ideagen Q-Pulse
UK
6 months to
21 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1068 - 1214
Rank change year-on-year - +1214 +24
Permanent jobs citing Q-Pulse 8 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% - 0.001%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.100% - 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 1
UK median annual salary £45,000 - £19,000
10th Percentile £38,450 - £18,500
90th Percentile £47,500 - £19,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £30,000 - £19,000

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 8,013 10,242 13,505
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.85% 6.26% 7.75%
Number of salaries quoted 5,633 7,415 9,686
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,100 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £85,000 £80,625
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -3.23%

Q-Pulse
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Q-Pulse in the UK

Q-Pulse
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Q-Pulse in the UK

Q-Pulse
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Q-Pulse over the 6 months to 21 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Q-Pulse in the UK

Q-Pulse
Top 5 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 21 October 2019. 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 - 8 £45,000 -
London - 7 £45,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £30,000 -
UK excluding London - 1 £30,000 -
North of England - 1 £30,000 -

For the 6 months to 21 October 2019, 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 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server 2017
2 7 (87.50%) Analytics
2 7 (87.50%) Sage CRM
2 7 (87.50%) BitLocker
2 7 (87.50%) Windows 10
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server 2014
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server 2016
2 7 (87.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (87.50%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (87.50%) Smartphone
2 7 (87.50%) WSUS
2 7 (87.50%) SCCM
2 7 (87.50%) Network Security
2 7 (87.50%) Polycom
2 7 (87.50%) Visual Studio Team System
2 7 (87.50%) Android
2 7 (87.50%) iPhone
2 7 (87.50%) Microgen
2 7 (87.50%) Hyper-V
2 7 (87.50%) SolarWinds
2 7 (87.50%) Windows 7
2 7 (87.50%) Azure
2 7 (87.50%) iPad
2 7 (87.50%) MongoDB

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 7 (87.50%) Apache
1 7 (87.50%) IIS
1 7 (87.50%) SharePoint
1 7 (87.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Dynamics AX
1 7 (87.50%) Dynamics CRM
1 7 (87.50%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (87.50%) Azure
1 7 (87.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) Firewall
1 7 (87.50%) LAN
1 7 (87.50%) MPLS
1 7 (87.50%) Network Security
1 7 (87.50%) PBX
1 7 (87.50%) VoIP
1 7 (87.50%) VPN
1 7 (87.50%) WAN
1 7 (87.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) MongoDB
1 7 (87.50%) MySQL
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server 2012
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server 2014
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server 2016
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server 2017
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Analyst
2 7 (87.50%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Software Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Software Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) iPad
1 7 (87.50%) iPhone
1 7 (87.50%) LIMS
1 7 (87.50%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (87.50%) Android
2 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Windows 10
2 7 (87.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Analytics
1 7 (87.50%) CRM
1 7 (87.50%) EAM
2 1 (12.50%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (87.50%) BitLocker
2 7 (87.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (87.50%) SCCM
1 7 (87.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) Autodesk
2 7 (87.50%) Avaya
2 7 (87.50%) CheckPoint
2 7 (87.50%) Dell
2 7 (87.50%) IBM
2 7 (87.50%) Microgen
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle
2 7 (87.50%) Polycom
2 7 (87.50%) ReadSoft
2 7 (87.50%) Red Hat
2 7 (87.50%) Sage
2 7 (87.50%) SolarWinds