Period
to 14 December 2019

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 14 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

TickIT
UK
6 months to
14 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1038 - 1195
Rank change year-on-year - +1195 +16
Permanent jobs citing TickIT 8 0 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% - 0.011%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.048% - 0.084%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 16
UK median annual salary £45,000 - £41,000
10th Percentile £37,500 - £31,000
90th Percentile £56,250 - £64,375
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 - £41,000

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 16,699 21,702 22,646
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.66% 13.62% 12.61%
Number of salaries quoted 12,757 16,152 17,101
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

TickIT
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for TickIT in the UK

TickIT
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

TickIT
Top 7 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 14 December 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 - 5
UK excluding London - 6 £45,000 - 5
South West - 3 £46,003 - 2
North of England - 2 £48,750 - 2
London - 2 £47,500 -
North West - 2 £48,750 - 1
South East - 1 £45,000 -

For the 6 months to 14 December 2019, 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 5 (62.50%) Java
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) TDD
1 5 (62.50%) Maven
1 5 (62.50%) Gradle
1 5 (62.50%) Mobile App
1 5 (62.50%) Mobile Application Development
1 5 (62.50%) DevOps
1 5 (62.50%) User Experience
1 5 (62.50%) Microservices
1 5 (62.50%) Continuous Delivery
1 5 (62.50%) Blockchain
1 5 (62.50%) Cloud Native
1 5 (62.50%) Prototyping
1 5 (62.50%) Continuous Deployment
1 5 (62.50%) Innovative Thinking
1 5 (62.50%) Collaborative Working
1 5 (62.50%) Test Automation
1 5 (62.50%) Rapid Prototyping
1 5 (62.50%) BDD
1 5 (62.50%) Kanban
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Aerospace
2 2 (25.00%) ISO 9001
2 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (12.50%) Project Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis

TickIT
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Gradle
1 5 (62.50%) Maven
General
1 2 (25.00%) Aerospace
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
2 1 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Java Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) QA Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Quality Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Cloud Native
1 5 (62.50%) Mobile App
1 5 (62.50%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) BDD
1 5 (62.50%) Collaborative Working
1 5 (62.50%) Continuous Delivery
1 5 (62.50%) Continuous Deployment
1 5 (62.50%) DevOps
1 5 (62.50%) Innovative Thinking
1 5 (62.50%) Kanban
1 5 (62.50%) Microservices
1 5 (62.50%) Mobile Application Development
1 5 (62.50%) Prototyping
1 5 (62.50%) Rapid Prototyping
1 5 (62.50%) TDD
1 5 (62.50%) Test Automation
2 2 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
3 1 (12.50%) Project Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) PhD
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (12.50%) AQAP
2 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (12.50%) QA