Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Toad skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Toad over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quest Toad
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1008 1047 940
Rank change year-on-year +39 -107 -42
Permanent jobs citing Toad 169 175 381
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.094% 0.092% 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.46% 0.49% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 95 133 245
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.70% +2.22%
10th Percentile £31,850 £31,513 £33,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £62,800
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,500
% change year-on-year -3.16% +4.40% +7.06%

Toad is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 36436 35496 38390
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.36% 18.69% 17.53%
Number of salaries quoted 29611 30637 32433
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Toad
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Toad in the UK

Toad
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Toad in the UK

Toad
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Toad over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Toad in the UK

Toad
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Toad within the UK over the 6 months to 18 November 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 +33 152 £50,000 - 4
UK excluding London +50 103 £46,000 -3.16% 5
London +18 64 £55,000 +10.00% 1
South East +47 50 £50,000 +5.26%
North of England +9 15 £35,000 -
Midlands +25 12 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Scotland -7 10 £45,000 +20.00% 2
South West -26 8 £65,000 +18.18% 2
East Midlands +44 7 £55,000 -4.35%
Yorkshire +31 7 £35,000 -
North West -16 7 £42,500 -
Wales +18 5 £32,500 +30.00%
West Midlands +12 5 £50,000 - 1
East of England +5 3 £38,500 -26.67%
North East - 1 £33,000 -

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing Toad 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 Toad.

1 110 (65.09%) SQL
2 107 (63.31%) Oracle
3 75 (44.38%) Finance
4 64 (37.87%) Agile Software Development
5 63 (37.28%) PL/SQL
5 63 (37.28%) Business Intelligence
6 58 (34.32%) Data Modelling
7 52 (30.77%) Java
8 51 (30.18%) Data Warehouse
9 49 (28.99%) Banking
10 45 (26.63%) Asset Management
10 45 (26.63%) Investment Banking
10 45 (26.63%) Retail Banking
10 45 (26.63%) Wealth Management
11 44 (26.04%) FIX Protocol
12 39 (23.08%) XML
13 37 (21.89%) MS Visio
13 37 (21.89%) Performance Tuning
14 35 (20.71%) Business Analysis
15 34 (20.12%) Degree
15 34 (20.12%) ETL
16 33 (19.53%) Oracle Database
17 32 (18.93%) UML
18 30 (17.75%) Unix
18 30 (17.75%) FpML
18 30 (17.75%) XML Schema
18 30 (17.75%) XMLSpy
18 30 (17.75%) Intranet
18 30 (17.75%) Shell Script
18 30 (17.75%) MagicDraw

Toad
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 16 (9.47%) Apache
2 8 (4.73%) SAS
3 4 (2.37%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.37%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.18%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.59%) Drupal
5 1 (0.59%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.59%) IIS
Applications
1 37 (21.89%) MS Visio
2 12 (7.10%) SPSS
3 7 (4.14%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (2.37%) Mingle
5 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 13 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (6.51%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (5.33%) SAP ERP
3 9 (5.33%) SAP S/4HANA
4 6 (3.55%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (1.78%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.59%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.59%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.28%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
2 13 (7.69%) Amazon ELB
2 13 (7.69%) Amazon S3
2 13 (7.69%) Route 53
3 3 (1.78%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.59%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (0.59%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 30 (17.75%) Intranet
2 13 (7.69%) Firewall
2 13 (7.69%) FTP
2 13 (7.69%) SNMP
2 13 (7.69%) SSL
2 13 (7.69%) VPN
3 4 (2.37%) SMS
4 3 (1.78%) PuTTY
5 1 (0.59%) DHCP
5 1 (0.59%) DNS
5 1 (0.59%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (30.18%) Data Warehouse
2 33 (19.53%) Oracle Database
3 27 (15.98%) Oracle Discoverer
4 26 (15.38%) SQL Server
5 24 (14.20%) Relational Database
6 21 (12.43%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 20 (11.83%) Oracle Reports
8 17 (10.06%) SQLPlus
9 14 (8.28%) BusinessObjects
10 13 (7.69%) Amazon RDS
10 13 (7.69%) DB2
10 13 (7.69%) MySQL
10 13 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
11 12 (7.10%) Oracle BI EE
12 9 (5.33%) RDBMS
13 8 (4.73%) Oracle Database 12c
14 7 (4.14%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
14 7 (4.14%) Lumira
14 7 (4.14%) Star Schema
15 6 (3.55%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 30 (17.75%) MagicDraw
1 30 (17.75%) XMLSpy
2 18 (10.65%) Selenium
3 17 (10.06%) PowerBuilder
4 16 (9.47%) Jenkins
5 14 (8.28%) HP UFT
6 13 (7.69%) Ant
6 13 (7.69%) JIRA
6 13 (7.69%) Maven
6 13 (7.69%) Sonatype Nexus
6 13 (7.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 9 (5.33%) eggPlant
7 9 (5.33%) JUnit
7 9 (5.33%) LoadRunner
7 9 (5.33%) LoadUI
7 9 (5.33%) Oracle Forms
7 9 (5.33%) SoapUI
7 9 (5.33%) TestNG
7 9 (5.33%) WebDriver
8 7 (4.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 75 (44.38%) Finance
2 49 (28.99%) Banking
3 45 (26.63%) Investment Banking
3 45 (26.63%) Retail Banking
4 9 (5.33%) Publishing
5 8 (4.73%) Pharmaceutical
5 8 (4.73%) Retail
6 7 (4.14%) Marketing
7 5 (2.96%) French Language
7 5 (2.96%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.59%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 59 (34.91%) Analyst
2 48 (28.40%) Developer
3 30 (17.75%) Messaging Specialist
4 25 (14.79%) Oracle Analyst
5 22 (13.02%) SQL Developer
6 21 (12.43%) PL/SQL Developer
7 20 (11.83%) Oracle Developer
8 19 (11.24%) SQL Analyst
9 17 (10.06%) Analyst Developer
10 16 (9.47%) Test Analyst
11 14 (8.28%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 14 (8.28%) DevOps Engineer
12 9 (5.33%) DBA
12 9 (5.33%) Oracle DBA
12 9 (5.33%) SAP Analyst
12 9 (5.33%) SAP Test Analyst
13 7 (4.14%) Business Analyst
13 7 (4.14%) Business Intelligence Analyst
13 7 (4.14%) Support Analyst
14 6 (3.55%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (26.04%) FIX Protocol
2 39 (23.08%) XML
3 30 (17.75%) FpML
3 30 (17.75%) XML Schema
4 24 (14.20%) HTML
5 20 (11.83%) Web Services
6 19 (11.24%) CSS
7 13 (7.69%) LAMP
7 13 (7.69%) SOAP
8 9 (5.33%) .NET
9 5 (2.96%) HTML5
10 4 (2.37%) RESTful
10 4 (2.37%) XSLT
11 3 (1.78%) J2EE
11 3 (1.78%) REST
12 2 (1.18%) ASP.NET
12 2 (1.18%) EJB
12 2 (1.18%) Entity Framework
12 2 (1.18%) MyBatis
12 2 (1.18%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 22 (13.02%) Computer Science
2 19 (11.24%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (8.88%) Equities
4 10 (5.92%) Replication
5 7 (4.14%) Credit Risk
6 5 (2.96%) Driving Licence
7 3 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.59%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.59%) Market Risk
8 1 (0.59%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 30 (17.75%) Unix
2 25 (14.79%) Windows
3 23 (13.61%) Linux
4 19 (11.24%) AIX
5 16 (9.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (5.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.78%) Windows Server
7 3 (1.78%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.59%) Android
8 1 (0.59%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.59%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (37.87%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (37.28%) Business Intelligence
3 58 (34.32%) Data Modelling
4 45 (26.63%) Asset Management
4 45 (26.63%) Wealth Management
5 37 (21.89%) Performance Tuning
6 35 (20.71%) Business Analysis
7 34 (20.12%) ETL
8 32 (18.93%) UML
9 30 (17.75%) Data Analysis
9 30 (17.75%) Data Governance
9 30 (17.75%) Requirements Analysis
9 30 (17.75%) SDLC
10 28 (16.57%) Project Management
11 26 (15.38%) Test Automation
12 20 (11.83%) CRM
12 20 (11.83%) Regression Testing
13 19 (11.24%) Scrum
14 18 (10.65%) Risk Management
15 17 (10.06%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 110 (65.09%) SQL
2 63 (37.28%) PL/SQL
3 52 (30.77%) Java
4 30 (17.75%) Shell Script
5 20 (11.83%) JavaScript
6 19 (11.24%) PowerShell
7 15 (8.88%) Ruby
8 14 (8.28%) C#
8 14 (8.28%) Python
9 13 (7.69%) Bash Shell
9 13 (7.69%) PHP
10 8 (4.73%) T-SQL
11 7 (4.14%) MATLAB
11 7 (4.14%) R
12 2 (1.18%) Perl
12 2 (1.18%) VB
12 2 (1.18%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.18%) VB6
12 2 (1.18%) VBA
13 1 (0.59%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 34 (20.12%) Degree
2 13 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (6.51%) ISTQB
4 8 (4.73%) ISEB
5 6 (3.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (3.55%) Postgraduate
6 2 (1.18%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (17.75%) ISO 20022
2 22 (13.02%) QA
3 2 (1.18%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.78%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.59%) Docker
2 1 (0.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (10.06%) HP Quality Center
2 15 (8.88%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (8.88%) Puppet
3 10 (5.92%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 8 (4.73%) Data Guard
5 6 (3.55%) Ansible
5 6 (3.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 5 (2.96%) Oracle RMAN
6 5 (2.96%) Tivoli
6 5 (2.96%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 3 (1.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 107 (63.31%) Oracle
2 20 (11.83%) HP
2 20 (11.83%) Informatica
3 17 (10.06%) Microsoft
4 11 (6.51%) SAP
5 9 (5.33%) MicroStrategy
6 8 (4.73%) Tableau
7 7 (4.14%) Alteryx
7 7 (4.14%) IBM
8 5 (2.96%) Avaloq
9 3 (1.78%) Capita
9 3 (1.78%) Northgate
9 3 (1.78%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.78%) Sun
10 2 (1.18%) webMethods
11 1 (0.59%) Anite
11 1 (0.59%) Citrix
11 1 (0.59%) Lotus
11 1 (0.59%) TIBCO
11 1 (0.59%) VMware