Period
to 17 October 2019

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 6 months to 17 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

dSPACE TargetLink
UK
6 months to
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1065 1164 -
Rank change year-on-year +99 - +1251
Permanent jobs citing TargetLink 5 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.004% 0.004% -
As % of the Applications category 0.045% 0.049% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 0
UK median annual salary £41,500 £55,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.55% - -
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,500 £55,000 -
% change year-on-year -24.55% - -

TargetLink is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 11,131 14,327 15,308
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.11% 8.71% 8.74%
Number of salaries quoted 8,778 11,126 11,872
UK median annual salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.85% +4.00% -
10th Percentile £22,300 £21,625 £22,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £33,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year -4.29% +2.94% +3.03%

TargetLink
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing TargetLink as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 4 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 6 months to 17 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 +112 5 £41,500 -24.55% 2
UK excluding London +82 5 £41,500 -24.55% 2
Midlands +32 5 £41,500 -24.55% 2
West Midlands +27 5 £41,500 -24.55% 2

For the 6 months to 17 October 2019, IT jobs citing TargetLink 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 TargetLink.

1 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) UML
1 5 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 5 (100.00%) MathWorks
1 5 (100.00%) Simulink
1 5 (100.00%) Stateflow
1 5 (100.00%) Yourdon
1 5 (100.00%) MKS
1 5 (100.00%) Automotive
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) Requirements Management
1 5 (100.00%) Apache Flex
1 5 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
1 5 (100.00%) Rational Rhapsody
1 5 (100.00%) CANoe

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 5 (100.00%) Simulink
1 5 (100.00%) Stateflow
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) CANoe
1 5 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
1 5 (100.00%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 5 (100.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Apache Flex
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 5 (100.00%) Requirements Management
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) UML
1 5 (100.00%) Yourdon
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C
1 5 (100.00%) C++
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) MathWorks
1 5 (100.00%) MKS