Period
to 19 October 2017

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 19 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

TickIT
UK
6 months to
19 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1159 1220 1256
Rank change year-on-year +61 +36 -8
Permanent jobs citing TickIT 14 13 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.008% 0.007% 0.028%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.064% 0.052% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 53
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -10.53% +18.75%
10th Percentile £31,250 £38,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £57,500 £71,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,750 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.94% -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 21885 25035 28014
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.53% 13.09% 12.77%
Number of salaries quoted 16239 19788 22155
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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

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
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing TickIT over the 6 months to 19 October 2017.

Salary histogram for TickIT in the UK

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Top 9 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 19 October 2017. 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 +33 14 £45,000 +5.88% 1
UK excluding London +59 9 £43,750 +2.94% 1
London - 5 £80,000 -
South East +54 3 £42,500 +11.84%
Midlands +41 3 £62,500 +47.06%
West Midlands +17 3 £62,500 +38.89%
South West +18 2 £38,750 -31.11%
North of England +4 1 £42,000 -20.75% 1
North West -8 1 £42,000 -20.75%

For the 6 months to 19 October 2017, 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 7 (50.00%) ISO 9001
1 7 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (42.86%) PRINCE2
2 6 (42.86%) CMMI
3 5 (35.71%) ITIL
3 5 (35.71%) C#
3 5 (35.71%) .NET
3 5 (35.71%) eTOM
3 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) Finance
3 5 (35.71%) QA
4 4 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 4 (28.57%) Marketing
4 4 (28.57%) Economics
4 4 (28.57%) Project Management
5 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
5 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
5 3 (21.43%) HTML
5 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
5 3 (21.43%) SQL
5 3 (21.43%) HTTP
5 3 (21.43%) Windows
5 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
5 3 (21.43%) Degree
5 3 (21.43%) JSON
5 3 (21.43%) JIRA
5 3 (21.43%) Retail
5 3 (21.43%) Critical Path Analysis
5 3 (21.43%) Change Management
5 3 (21.43%) MVC

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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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) HTTP
2 2 (14.29%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (21.43%) Bitbucket
1 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
1 3 (21.43%) InstallShield
1 3 (21.43%) JIRA
2 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Marketing
3 3 (21.43%) Retail
3 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
4 2 (14.29%) Electronics
4 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
5 1 (7.14%) Automotive
5 1 (7.14%) Banking
5 1 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Delivery Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Engineering Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Software Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Software Manager
3 2 (14.29%) .NET Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) C# Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) IT Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Quality Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Hardware Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Account Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Service Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Service Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Software Validation Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Software Verification Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Verification Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) .NET
2 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
2 3 (21.43%) AngularJS
2 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
2 3 (21.43%) Entity Framework
2 3 (21.43%) HTML
2 3 (21.43%) HTML5
2 3 (21.43%) JSON
2 3 (21.43%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (21.43%) REST
2 3 (21.43%) Swagger
2 3 (21.43%) WCF
2 3 (21.43%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Digital Media
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) PMI
2 1 (7.14%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (42.86%) CMMI
2 6 (42.86%) PRINCE2
3 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (35.71%) eTOM
3 5 (35.71%) ITIL
4 4 (28.57%) Economics
4 4 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 4 (28.57%) Project Management
5 3 (21.43%) Change Control
5 3 (21.43%) Change Management
5 3 (21.43%) Critical Path Analysis
5 3 (21.43%) Extreme Programming
5 3 (21.43%) Microservices
5 3 (21.43%) Mobile Development
5 3 (21.43%) MVC
5 3 (21.43%) MVVM
5 3 (21.43%) Scrum
5 3 (21.43%) Software Deployment
5 3 (21.43%) Work Breakdown Structure
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) C#
2 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
2 3 (21.43%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) C++
4 1 (7.14%) ANSI C
4 1 (7.14%) C
4 1 (7.14%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) PMI Certification
3 1 (7.14%) HNC
3 1 (7.14%) PMP
3 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (50.00%) ISO 9001
2 5 (35.71%) QA
3 1 (7.14%) ISO 26262
3 1 (7.14%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) SAP
3 1 (7.14%) MathWorks