Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Static Code Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Static Code Analysis over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Static Code Analysis
UK
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1156 1100 1177
Rank change year-on-year -56 +77 +111
Permanent jobs citing Static Code Analysis 42 118 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.024% 0.063% 0.060%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.026% 0.070% 0.068%
Number of salaries quoted 32 94 123
UK median annual salary £62,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.05% -4.55% +10.00%
10th Percentile £43,000 £43,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £84,375 £110,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £65,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +30.00% - -

Static Code Analysis is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 160296 168588 194039
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.92% 89.36% 88.77%
Number of salaries quoted 126459 140088 159820
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,476 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.06% +4.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +6.25%

Static Code Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Static Code Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Static Code Analysis in the UK

Static Code Analysis
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Static Code Analysis in the UK

Static Code Analysis
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Static Code Analysis over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Static Code Analysis in the UK

Static Code Analysis
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Static Code Analysis within the UK over the 6 months to 19 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 -27 35 £62,500 +19.05%
UK excluding London -17 30 £65,000 +30.00%
South East +4 18 £65,000 +30.00%
London -15 11 £60,000 -14.29%
Wales +13 6 - -
North of England - 4 £43,500 -
Yorkshire - 3 £43,500 -
North East - 1 £37,500 -
South West - 1 £77,500 -
East of England - 1 £55,000 -

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing Static Code Analysis 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 Static Code Analysis.

1 25 (59.52%) Java
2 18 (42.86%) QA
3 17 (40.48%) SQL
3 17 (40.48%) Finance
4 16 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (35.71%) C++
6 14 (33.33%) BDD
7 12 (28.57%) Linux
7 12 (28.57%) TDD
8 11 (26.19%) REST
8 11 (26.19%) Test Automation
8 11 (26.19%) Software Engineering
8 11 (26.19%) Degree
8 11 (26.19%) Microservices
9 10 (23.81%) Continuous Delivery
9 10 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (21.43%) XML
11 8 (19.05%) SOAP
11 8 (19.05%) SOA
11 8 (19.05%) Perl
11 8 (19.05%) JUnit
11 8 (19.05%) Code Coverage
11 8 (19.05%) Integration Testing
11 8 (19.05%) Performance Improvement
12 7 (16.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 7 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
12 7 (16.67%) Automotive
12 7 (16.67%) STL
12 7 (16.67%) Windows
12 7 (16.67%) OOP

Static Code Analysis
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 (9.52%) CMS
1 4 (9.52%) Confluence
2 3 (7.14%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.38%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.29%) HTTP
2 4 (9.52%) Firewall
3 3 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.38%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (9.52%) MongoDB
2 4 (9.52%) Relational Database
3 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.76%) Big Data
4 2 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (4.76%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.38%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 8 (19.05%) JUnit
2 6 (14.29%) Cucumber
2 6 (14.29%) Selenium
2 6 (14.29%) SonarQube
3 5 (11.90%) Git (software)
4 4 (9.52%) Capybara
4 4 (9.52%) Clang
4 4 (9.52%) GCC
4 4 (9.52%) Jenkins
4 4 (9.52%) JIRA
4 4 (9.52%) Visual Studio
4 4 (9.52%) WATIR
4 4 (9.52%) WebDriver
5 2 (4.76%) QUnit
5 2 (4.76%) SoapUI
6 1 (2.38%) Ant
6 1 (2.38%) Gradle
6 1 (2.38%) Maven
6 1 (2.38%) Subversion
6 1 (2.38%) TestNG
General
1 17 (40.48%) Finance
2 7 (16.67%) Automotive
3 5 (11.90%) Telecoms
4 4 (9.52%) Aerospace
4 4 (9.52%) Banking
5 1 (2.38%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (38.10%) Developer
2 10 (23.81%) Development Manager
3 8 (19.05%) C++ Developer
4 5 (11.90%) Java Developer
4 5 (11.90%) Java Scala Developer
4 5 (11.90%) Scala Developer
5 4 (9.52%) C++ Software Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Head of Development
5 4 (9.52%) Linux Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Security Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Software Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Tester
6 3 (7.14%) Agile Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Penetration Tester
6 3 (7.14%) Senior Agile Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Senior C++ Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Senior Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Software Development Manager
6 3 (7.14%) Software Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Head of Application Development
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (26.19%) REST
2 9 (21.43%) XML
3 8 (19.05%) SOAP
4 7 (16.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 7 (16.67%) STL
5 6 (14.29%) Node.js
6 5 (11.90%) XML Schema
7 4 (9.52%) .NET
7 4 (9.52%) HTML
7 4 (9.52%) JSON
8 3 (7.14%) Java EE
8 3 (7.14%) Spring
8 3 (7.14%) Web Services
9 2 (4.76%) Hibernate
9 2 (4.76%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Fintech
2 5 (11.90%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (9.52%) Computer Science
4 3 (7.14%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.76%) N-Tier
6 1 (2.38%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 12 (28.57%) Linux
2 7 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (33.33%) BDD
3 12 (28.57%) TDD
4 11 (26.19%) Microservices
4 11 (26.19%) Software Engineering
4 11 (26.19%) Test Automation
5 10 (23.81%) Continuous Delivery
5 10 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (19.05%) Code Coverage
6 8 (19.05%) Integration Testing
6 8 (19.05%) Performance Improvement
6 8 (19.05%) SOA
7 7 (16.67%) OOP
7 7 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
7 7 (16.67%) SDLC
8 6 (14.29%) Line Management
8 6 (14.29%) OO
8 6 (14.29%) Open Source
8 6 (14.29%) Secure Coding
8 6 (14.29%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 25 (59.52%) Java
2 17 (40.48%) SQL
3 15 (35.71%) C++
4 8 (19.05%) Perl
5 6 (14.29%) C
5 6 (14.29%) C#
5 6 (14.29%) Scala
6 5 (11.90%) JavaScript
7 4 (9.52%) Python
7 4 (9.52%) R
7 4 (9.52%) Ruby
8 2 (4.76%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.38%) MATLAB
9 1 (2.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (26.19%) Degree
2 4 (9.52%) Master's Degree
3 3 (7.14%) CEH
3 3 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (7.14%) CREST Certified
3 3 (7.14%) OSCP
3 3 (7.14%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (42.86%) QA
2 1 (2.38%) FIPS 140-2
System Software
1 4 (9.52%) Docker
2 1 (2.38%) Firmware
2 1 (2.38%) LXC
2 1 (2.38%) VirtualBox
2 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.38%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Nessus
Vendors
1 3 (7.14%) CheckPoint
1 3 (7.14%) Cisco
2 2 (4.76%) IBM
3 1 (2.38%) Thales
3 1 (2.38%) VMware