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

dSPACE TargetLink
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 857 944 959
Rank change year-on-year +87 +15  
Permanent jobs citing TargetLink 1 10 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% 0.010% 0.018%
As % of the Applications category 0.009% 0.068% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 19
Median salary £41,750 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.28% -12.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £41,750 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +19.28% -12.50%  

TargetLink is in the software 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 software application skills.

Software Application Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 11117 14727 16563
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 13.05% 14.16% 15.33%
Number of salaries quoted 9179 12011 13361
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

TargetLink
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for TargetLink in the UK

TargetLink
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for TargetLink in the UK

TargetLink
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TargetLink within the UK over the 3 months to 28 March 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 +96 1 £41,750 +19.28% 1
Warwickshire - 1 £41,750 - 1
West Midlands - 1 £41,750 - 1

TargetLink
Top 13 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing TargetLink 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 TargetLink.

1 2 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 2 (100.00%) Simulink
1 2 (100.00%) Stateflow
2 1 (50.00%) Automotive
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) CANoe
2 1 (50.00%) MISRA C
2 1 (50.00%) MISRA
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) MathWorks

TargetLink
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:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Simulink
1 2 (100.00%) Stateflow
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) CANoe
General
1 1 (50.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (50.00%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) MISRA
1 1 (50.00%) MISRA C
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) MathWorks
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + flexi working
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