Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Quest Toad
UK
6 months to
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1019 1069 941
Rank change year-on-year +50 -128 -32
Permanent jobs citing Toad 173 159 382
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.099% 0.083% 0.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.48% 0.45% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 101 118 235
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +2.15%
10th Percentile £32,000 £28,675 £32,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £59,125 £63,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +3.26% +8.24%

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 35829 35299 38188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.56% 18.49% 17.41%
Number of salaries quoted 29070 30479 32202
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 £29,750
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 20 October 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 20 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 +77 157 £50,000 +5.26% 2
UK excluding London +35 104 £45,000 -5.26% 1
London +68 67 £55,000 +22.22% 1
South East +61 48 £50,000 +5.26% 1
North of England +1 20 £34,000 -2.86%
Yorkshire +26 11 £32,000 -8.57%
South West +5 9 £49,750 -9.55%
Scotland -3 9 £45,000 +20.00%
North West -11 8 £47,500 -
Midlands +32 7 £50,000 -13.04%
East of England -1 6 £40,000 -23.81%
Wales +21 5 £32,500 +30.00%
East Midlands +35 4 £62,500 +8.70%
West Midlands +18 3 £50,000 -
North East - 1 £33,000 -

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 111 (64.16%) SQL
2 104 (60.12%) Oracle
3 83 (47.98%) Finance
4 66 (38.15%) PL/SQL
5 65 (37.57%) Agile Software Development
6 62 (35.84%) Business Intelligence
7 58 (33.53%) Data Modelling
8 54 (31.21%) Banking
9 52 (30.06%) Java
10 50 (28.90%) Data Warehouse
11 47 (27.17%) Investment Banking
12 46 (26.59%) Retail Banking
12 46 (26.59%) Wealth Management
12 46 (26.59%) Asset Management
13 45 (26.01%) FIX Protocol
14 43 (24.86%) XML
15 37 (21.39%) Unix
15 37 (21.39%) MS Visio
16 36 (20.81%) Business Analysis
17 35 (20.23%) ETL
18 34 (19.65%) Oracle Database
19 33 (19.08%) Performance Tuning
19 33 (19.08%) Shell Script
20 32 (18.50%) UML
21 31 (17.92%) Intranet
21 31 (17.92%) FpML
21 31 (17.92%) XML Schema
21 31 (17.92%) XMLSpy
21 31 (17.92%) MagicDraw
21 31 (17.92%) Degree

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 17 (9.83%) Apache
2 8 (4.62%) SAS
3 6 (3.47%) Oracle Workflow
4 4 (2.31%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.73%) JBoss
5 3 (1.73%) NetWeaver
5 3 (1.73%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (1.16%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.58%) Drupal
7 1 (0.58%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.58%) IIS
Applications
1 37 (21.39%) MS Visio
2 14 (8.09%) SPSS
3 7 (4.05%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (2.31%) Mingle
5 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 14 (8.09%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (7.51%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (5.20%) SAP ERP
3 9 (5.20%) SAP S/4HANA
4 7 (4.05%) Oracle EBS R12
5 5 (2.89%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (1.16%) Oracle Assets
6 2 (1.16%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 2 (1.16%) Oracle iProcurement
6 2 (1.16%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (1.16%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (1.16%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.58%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.58%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 13 (7.51%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (6.36%) Amazon EC2
2 11 (6.36%) Amazon ELB
2 11 (6.36%) Amazon S3
2 11 (6.36%) Route 53
3 2 (1.16%) Boomi
3 2 (1.16%) iPaaS
4 1 (0.58%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (0.58%) BrowserStack
4 1 (0.58%) DigitalOcean
4 1 (0.58%) GitHub
4 1 (0.58%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 31 (17.92%) Intranet
2 11 (6.36%) Firewall
2 11 (6.36%) FTP
2 11 (6.36%) SNMP
2 11 (6.36%) SSL
2 11 (6.36%) VPN
3 4 (2.31%) SMS
4 3 (1.73%) PuTTY
5 1 (0.58%) DHCP
5 1 (0.58%) DNS
5 1 (0.58%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (28.90%) Data Warehouse
2 34 (19.65%) Oracle Database
3 29 (16.76%) SQL Server
4 27 (15.61%) Relational Database
5 25 (14.45%) Oracle Discoverer
6 21 (12.14%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 19 (10.98%) Oracle Reports
8 17 (9.83%) SQLPlus
9 14 (8.09%) BusinessObjects
9 14 (8.09%) MySQL
10 12 (6.94%) Oracle Database 11g
11 11 (6.36%) Amazon RDS
11 11 (6.36%) DB2
12 10 (5.78%) Oracle BI EE
13 7 (4.05%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 7 (4.05%) Lumira
13 7 (4.05%) RDBMS
13 7 (4.05%) Star Schema
14 6 (3.47%) Crystal Reports
15 5 (2.89%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 31 (17.92%) MagicDraw
1 31 (17.92%) XMLSpy
2 19 (10.98%) Selenium
3 15 (8.67%) Jenkins
3 15 (8.67%) JIRA
3 15 (8.67%) PowerBuilder
4 14 (8.09%) HP UFT
5 13 (7.51%) Oracle Forms
5 13 (7.51%) SoapUI
6 12 (6.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 11 (6.36%) Ant
7 11 (6.36%) Maven
7 11 (6.36%) Sonatype Nexus
8 10 (5.78%) JUnit
8 10 (5.78%) LoadRunner
9 9 (5.20%) eggPlant
9 9 (5.20%) LoadUI
9 9 (5.20%) TestNG
9 9 (5.20%) WebDriver
10 7 (4.05%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 83 (47.98%) Finance
2 54 (31.21%) Banking
3 47 (27.17%) Investment Banking
4 46 (26.59%) Retail Banking
5 9 (5.20%) Publishing
6 8 (4.62%) Retail
7 7 (4.05%) Marketing
8 6 (3.47%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (2.89%) French Language
10 3 (1.73%) Manufacturing
10 3 (1.73%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.58%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 58 (33.53%) Analyst
2 46 (26.59%) Developer
3 31 (17.92%) Messaging Specialist
4 21 (12.14%) Oracle Analyst
5 20 (11.56%) Oracle Developer
6 18 (10.40%) PL/SQL Developer
6 18 (10.40%) SQL Developer
6 18 (10.40%) Test Analyst
7 17 (9.83%) SQL Analyst
8 15 (8.67%) Analyst Developer
9 14 (8.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 12 (6.94%) DevOps Engineer
11 10 (5.78%) DBA
11 10 (5.78%) Oracle DBA
12 9 (5.20%) SAP Analyst
12 9 (5.20%) SAP Test Analyst
13 8 (4.62%) Consultant
14 7 (4.05%) Business Analyst
14 7 (4.05%) QA Manager
14 7 (4.05%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (26.01%) FIX Protocol
2 43 (24.86%) XML
3 31 (17.92%) FpML
3 31 (17.92%) XML Schema
4 25 (14.45%) HTML
5 23 (13.29%) SOAP
6 20 (11.56%) Web Services
7 17 (9.83%) CSS
8 11 (6.36%) LAMP
9 8 (4.62%) .NET
10 7 (4.05%) REST
11 6 (3.47%) J2EE
12 5 (2.89%) EJB
12 5 (2.89%) Hibernate
12 5 (2.89%) HTML5
12 5 (2.89%) JMS
12 5 (2.89%) Struts
13 4 (2.31%) RESTful
13 4 (2.31%) Spring
13 4 (2.31%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 27 (15.61%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (11.56%) Computer Science
3 15 (8.67%) Equities
4 10 (5.78%) Replication
5 8 (4.62%) Credit Risk
6 5 (2.89%) Driving Licence
6 5 (2.89%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.89%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.31%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.31%) Smartphone
8 3 (1.73%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.58%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.58%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 37 (21.39%) Unix
2 24 (13.87%) Linux
3 22 (12.72%) Windows
4 17 (9.83%) AIX
5 14 (8.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (4.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (2.89%) Android
7 5 (2.89%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.73%) Windows Server
8 3 (1.73%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.58%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (37.57%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (35.84%) Business Intelligence
3 58 (33.53%) Data Modelling
4 46 (26.59%) Asset Management
4 46 (26.59%) Wealth Management
5 36 (20.81%) Business Analysis
6 35 (20.23%) ETL
7 33 (19.08%) Performance Tuning
8 32 (18.50%) UML
9 31 (17.92%) Data Analysis
9 31 (17.92%) Data Governance
9 31 (17.92%) Requirements Analysis
9 31 (17.92%) SDLC
10 26 (15.03%) Project Management
11 25 (14.45%) Test Automation
12 22 (12.72%) CRM
12 22 (12.72%) User Acceptance Testing
13 21 (12.14%) Scrum
14 19 (10.98%) Regression Testing
15 18 (10.40%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 111 (64.16%) SQL
2 66 (38.15%) PL/SQL
3 52 (30.06%) Java
4 33 (19.08%) Shell Script
5 21 (12.14%) JavaScript
6 17 (9.83%) PowerShell
7 13 (7.51%) C#
7 13 (7.51%) Python
7 13 (7.51%) Ruby
8 12 (6.94%) Bash Shell
9 11 (6.36%) PHP
10 10 (5.78%) T-SQL
11 8 (4.62%) R
12 7 (4.05%) MATLAB
13 3 (1.73%) Perl
14 2 (1.16%) VB
14 2 (1.16%) VB.NET
14 2 (1.16%) VB6
14 2 (1.16%) VBA
15 1 (0.58%) Korn
Qualifications
1 31 (17.92%) Degree
2 13 (7.51%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (5.20%) ISTQB
4 6 (3.47%) Postgraduate
5 5 (2.89%) ISEB
5 5 (2.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (17.92%) ISO 20022
2 24 (13.87%) QA
3 2 (1.16%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.58%) Docker
1 1 (0.58%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (10.98%) HP Quality Center
2 13 (7.51%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (7.51%) Puppet
3 8 (4.62%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
4 6 (3.47%) Ansible
4 6 (3.47%) Data Guard
4 6 (3.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 5 (2.89%) Oracle RMAN
5 5 (2.89%) Tivoli
5 5 (2.89%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (1.73%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 104 (60.12%) Oracle
2 20 (11.56%) HP
3 19 (10.98%) Informatica
4 17 (9.83%) Microsoft
5 14 (8.09%) SAP
6 9 (5.20%) Alteryx
7 8 (4.62%) Tableau
8 7 (4.05%) IBM
8 7 (4.05%) MicroStrategy
9 5 (2.89%) Avaloq
10 3 (1.73%) Capita
10 3 (1.73%) Northgate
10 3 (1.73%) Pega
10 3 (1.73%) Red Hat
10 3 (1.73%) Sun
11 2 (1.16%) Jitterbit
11 2 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.58%) Citrix
12 1 (0.58%) Civica
12 1 (0.58%) Orchard