Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

TickIT
UK
6 months to
18 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1167 1235 1248
Rank change year-on-year +68 +13 -37
Permanent jobs citing TickIT 14 14 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.008% 0.007% 0.029%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.065% 0.054% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 12 13 56
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -2.70% +15.63%
10th Percentile £31,025 £34,600 £33,750
90th Percentile £81,750 £53,650 £71,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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

Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 21589 26099 28063
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 12.20% 13.21% 12.92%
Number of salaries quoted 16166 20731 22027
UK median annual salary £48,500 £48,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.78% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,750 £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% -

TickIT
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 18 August 2017.

Salary histogram for TickIT in the UK

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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 18 August 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 +66 14 £47,500 +5.56% 1
UK excluding London +51 9 £45,000 - 1
South West +20 6 £45,000 - 1
London - 5 £80,000 -
South East +67 2 £32,000 -34.02%
Midlands +35 1 £62,500 +38.89%
West Midlands +18 1 £62,500 +51.52%

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 9 (64.29%) PRINCE2
2 8 (57.14%) CMMI
3 7 (50.00%) Project Management
4 6 (42.86%) Finance
5 5 (35.71%) eTOM
5 5 (35.71%) PMI Certification
5 5 (35.71%) ITIL
5 5 (35.71%) Degree
5 5 (35.71%) Change Control
5 5 (35.71%) Mentoring
6 4 (28.57%) SDLC
6 4 (28.57%) ISO 9001
6 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (28.57%) Marketing
6 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
6 4 (28.57%) Economics
6 4 (28.57%) PMP
7 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
7 3 (21.43%) CMS
7 3 (21.43%) Web Design
7 3 (21.43%) Retail
7 3 (21.43%) Critical Path Analysis
7 3 (21.43%) PRINCE
7 3 (21.43%) Quality Management
7 3 (21.43%) Change Management
7 3 (21.43%) Virtual Team
7 3 (21.43%) Work Breakdown Structure
7 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
7 3 (21.43%) QA
7 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared

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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 3 (21.43%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) SMS
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (42.86%) 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%) Banking
5 1 (7.14%) Law
5 1 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Delivery Manager
1 5 (35.71%) Software Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Engineering Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Quality Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) IT Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Account Manager
5 1 (7.14%) C++ Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C++ Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Hardware Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Service Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
1 3 (21.43%) Virtual Team
2 2 (14.29%) Digital Media
3 1 (7.14%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) PRINCE2
2 8 (57.14%) CMMI
3 7 (50.00%) Project Management
4 5 (35.71%) Change Control
4 5 (35.71%) eTOM
4 5 (35.71%) ITIL
4 5 (35.71%) Mentoring
5 4 (28.57%) Economics
5 4 (28.57%) SDLC
5 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
6 3 (21.43%) Change Management
6 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (21.43%) Critical Path Analysis
6 3 (21.43%) PRINCE
6 3 (21.43%) Quality Management
6 3 (21.43%) Web Design
6 3 (21.43%) Work Breakdown Structure
7 2 (14.29%) Portfolio Management
7 2 (14.29%) Process Improvement
7 2 (14.29%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) C#
1 2 (14.29%) C++
1 2 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Degree
1 5 (35.71%) PMI Certification
2 4 (28.57%) PMP
2 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
4 2 (14.29%) HNC
4 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) ISO 9001
2 3 (21.43%) QA
3 2 (14.29%) ISO 9000
4 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) SAP