Period
to 23 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for TickIT skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited TickIT over the 6 months to 23 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

TickIT
UK
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1171 1159 1237
Rank change year-on-year -12 +78 +23
Permanent jobs citing TickIT 12 7 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.007% 0.004% 0.017%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.053% 0.034% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 30
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.70% +15.63%
10th Percentile £35,550 £37,900 £33,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £54,500 £50,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year +11.11% -2.70% +15.63%

TickIT is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 22,564 20,364 26,466
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.13% 12.04% 13.18%
Number of salaries quoted 17,351 15,943 20,991
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,250 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,625
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%

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Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for TickIT in the UK

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Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for TickIT in the UK

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Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing TickIT over the 6 months to 23 May 2018.

Salary histogram for TickIT in the UK

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Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TickIT within the UK over the 6 months to 23 May 2018. 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 -32 10 £50,000 +11.11% 4
England +1 9 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Midlands - 5 £50,000 - 2
East Midlands - 4 £50,000 - 1
South West -22 3 - -
South East -16 1 £32,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £50,000 - 1
Scotland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 23 May 2018, IT jobs citing TickIT 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 TickIT.

1 7 (58.33%) ISO 9001
2 6 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
4 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) C
4 4 (33.33%) C#
4 4 (33.33%) SQL
5 3 (25.00%) .NET
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (25.00%) MCSE
5 3 (25.00%) Quality Management
5 3 (25.00%) Validation
5 3 (25.00%) Degree
5 3 (25.00%) QA
5 3 (25.00%) QMS
5 3 (25.00%) Telematics
5 3 (25.00%) Process Improvement
6 2 (16.67%) Change Control
6 2 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (16.67%) MongoDB
6 2 (16.67%) DO-178B
6 2 (16.67%) RedGate
6 2 (16.67%) SolarWinds
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (16.67%) Def Stans
6 2 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
6 2 (16.67%) Problem-Solving

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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 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
1 1 (8.33%) Windchill
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (8.33%) GCC
General
1 2 (16.67%) Aerospace
1 2 (16.67%) Military
2 1 (8.33%) Automotive
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Developer
1 3 (25.00%) Quality Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Software Quality Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) DBA
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Software Developer
2 2 (16.67%) SQL DBA
3 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Development Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Embedded Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Embedded Software Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Hardware Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Principal Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Software Development Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) CSS
2 2 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (8.33%) CGI
3 1 (8.33%) HTML
3 1 (8.33%) Lambda Expressions
3 1 (8.33%) LINQ
3 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Clustering
1 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) CAN bus
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) iSeries
2 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Unix
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) Process Improvement
4 3 (25.00%) QMS
4 3 (25.00%) Quality Management
4 3 (25.00%) Telematics
4 3 (25.00%) Validation
5 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (16.67%) Change Control
5 2 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
5 2 (16.67%) Data Cleansing
5 2 (16.67%) MVC
5 2 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 2 (16.67%) Time Management
5 2 (16.67%) UML
5 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) C
1 4 (33.33%) C#
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (8.33%) Assembly Language
3 1 (8.33%) COBOL
3 1 (8.33%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
1 3 (25.00%) MCSE
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (16.67%) MCSA
3 1 (8.33%) HNC
3 1 (8.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (58.33%) ISO 9001
2 3 (25.00%) QA
3 2 (16.67%) Def Stans
3 2 (16.67%) DO-178B
3 2 (16.67%) ISO 9000
4 1 (8.33%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) RedGate
2 2 (16.67%) SolarWinds
3 1 (8.33%) Casewise
3 1 (8.33%) EMC
3 1 (8.33%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) IBM
3 1 (8.33%) Micro Focus