Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

TickIT
UK
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1155 1186 1207
Rank change year-on-year +31 +21 +53
Permanent jobs citing TickIT 19 10 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.011% 0.006% 0.034%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.086% 0.045% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 17 8 61
UK median annual salary £42,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.18% -10.53% +18.75%
10th Percentile £31,150 £40,275 £31,250
90th Percentile £63,500 £58,625 £58,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,250 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -0.59% -10.53% +18.75%

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 22,059 22,320 26,832
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.72% 12.65% 12.96%
Number of salaries quoted 16,994 17,666 21,287
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.18% - +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 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for TickIT in the UK

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Top 10 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 16 January 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 18 £42,250 -0.59% 10
England +15 17 £42,250 -0.59% 10
Midlands +18 8 £50,000 +17.65% 7
South East +23 7 £42,500 +11.84%
East Midlands +20 5 £40,000 -5.88% 7
West Midlands - 3 £62,500 -
South West +17 1 £32,500 -42.22% 2
North West - 1 £42,000 -
Scotland - 1 - -
North of England - 1 £42,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT jobs citing TickIT 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 TickIT.

1 12 (63.16%) ISO 9001
2 9 (47.37%) C#
2 9 (47.37%) SQL
3 7 (36.84%) .NET
3 7 (36.84%) HTML
3 7 (36.84%) Configuration Management
3 7 (36.84%) MVC
3 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (31.58%) Software Engineering
4 6 (31.58%) QA
5 5 (26.32%) JSON
5 5 (26.32%) HTML5
5 5 (26.32%) MVVM
5 5 (26.32%) Service Delivery
5 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
5 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
5 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET
5 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
5 5 (26.32%) Windows
5 5 (26.32%) AngularJS
6 4 (21.05%) User Stories
6 4 (21.05%) SMS
6 4 (21.05%) ITIL
6 4 (21.05%) jQuery
7 3 (15.79%) WCF
7 3 (15.79%) WPF
7 3 (15.79%) JIRA
7 3 (15.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
7 3 (15.79%) NoSQL

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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 (5.26%) MS Visio
1 1 (5.26%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) SMS
2 3 (15.79%) HTTP
3 1 (5.26%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) NoSQL
3 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (10.53%) MongoDB
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (10.53%) SQLite
4 1 (5.26%) DB2
4 1 (5.26%) Informix
4 1 (5.26%) MySQL
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (15.79%) Bitbucket
1 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
1 3 (15.79%) InstallShield
1 3 (15.79%) JIRA
2 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Automotive
2 1 (5.26%) Back Office
2 1 (5.26%) Billing
2 1 (5.26%) Games
2 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Developer
2 3 (15.79%) Quality Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Software Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) .NET Software Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Business Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) C# Software Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) DBA
3 2 (10.53%) Engineering Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Software Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Software Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Software Quality Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) SQL DBA
4 1 (5.26%) Development Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Verification Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) .NET
1 7 (36.84%) HTML
2 5 (26.32%) AngularJS
2 5 (26.32%) ASP.NET
2 5 (26.32%) HTML5
2 5 (26.32%) JSON
3 4 (21.05%) jQuery
4 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
4 3 (15.79%) Entity Framework
4 3 (15.79%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (15.79%) REST
4 3 (15.79%) Swagger
4 3 (15.79%) WCF
4 3 (15.79%) WPF
5 2 (10.53%) Apache Cordova
5 2 (10.53%) Backbone.js
5 2 (10.53%) Ionic Framework
5 2 (10.53%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (10.53%) PhoneGap
5 2 (10.53%) Sencha Touch
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Clustering
1 2 (10.53%) iSeries
1 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
1 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.26%) Data Structures
2 1 (5.26%) PMI
2 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Android
2 2 (10.53%) Apple iOS
2 2 (10.53%) Unix
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (36.84%) Configuration Management
1 7 (36.84%) MVC
2 6 (31.58%) Software Engineering
3 5 (26.32%) MVVM
3 5 (26.32%) Service Delivery
4 4 (21.05%) ITIL
4 4 (21.05%) User Stories
5 3 (15.79%) Extreme Programming
5 3 (15.79%) ISMS
5 3 (15.79%) Microservices
5 3 (15.79%) Mobile Development
5 3 (15.79%) Quality Management
5 3 (15.79%) Scrum
5 3 (15.79%) Software Deployment
6 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
6 2 (10.53%) Business Continuity
6 2 (10.53%) eTOM
6 2 (10.53%) Migration
6 2 (10.53%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) C#
1 9 (47.37%) SQL
2 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.53%) C
3 2 (10.53%) C++
3 2 (10.53%) COBOL
3 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
3 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.26%) ANSI C
4 1 (5.26%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
2 2 (10.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (10.53%) MCSA
2 2 (10.53%) MCSE
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.26%) HNC
3 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
3 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (63.16%) ISO 9001
2 6 (31.58%) QA
3 3 (15.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (5.26%) ISO 26262
5 1 (5.26%) ISO 9000
5 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (5.26%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) HP
2 2 (10.53%) IBM
2 2 (10.53%) Micro Focus
2 2 (10.53%) RedGate
2 2 (10.53%) Sencha
2 2 (10.53%) SolarWinds
2 2 (10.53%) Xamarin
3 1 (5.26%) Casewise
3 1 (5.26%) MathWorks
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) Sybase