Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of TOWER Software products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited TOWER Software over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within TOWER Software.

TOWER Software
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1097 1141 1146
Rank change year-on-year +44 +5 +58
Permanent jobs citing TOWER Software 114 81 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.063% 0.043% 0.081%
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% 0.098% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 73 44 175
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,400 £30,000 £30,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £76,250 £70,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -5.26%

TOWER Software is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 80267 82960 99905
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.56% 43.84% 45.66%
Number of salaries quoted 62100 66927 81427
UK median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,253 £41,000
% change year-on-year +0.58% +3.06% +2.50%

TOWER Software
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for TOWER Software in the UK

TOWER Software
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for TOWER Software in the UK

TOWER Software
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing TOWER Software over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for TOWER Software in the UK

TOWER Software
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TOWER Software within the UK over the 6 months to 24 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 +77 106 £55,000 -13.73%
London +52 57 £57,500 -17.86%
UK excluding London +35 55 £50,000 -
South East +45 36 £40,000 -27.27%
East of England +19 11 £52,500 -
Wales +18 6 £41,000 +17.14%
Midlands +27 1 £92,000 +36.30%
West Midlands +14 1 £92,000 +36.30%
North of England +12 1 - -
North West -22 1 - -

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing TOWER Software 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 TOWER Software.

1 81 (71.05%) Finance
2 54 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (42.11%) Microsoft
4 41 (35.96%) C#
5 35 (30.70%) Degree
6 29 (25.44%) Test Automation
7 28 (24.56%) Visual Studio
8 26 (22.81%) Scrum
8 26 (22.81%) SQL
9 23 (20.18%) Analytical Skills
10 21 (18.42%) .NET
10 21 (18.42%) Financial Institution
11 20 (17.54%) Python
12 19 (16.67%) JavaScript
12 19 (16.67%) SQL Server
12 19 (16.67%) MVC
13 18 (15.79%) SDLC
14 17 (14.91%) ASP.NET Web API
14 17 (14.91%) Mathematics
14 17 (14.91%) Unit Testing
15 16 (14.04%) User Acceptance Testing
15 16 (14.04%) Manual Testing
15 16 (14.04%) Java
15 16 (14.04%) Analytics
16 15 (13.16%) Marketing
17 14 (12.28%) Supply Chain Management
17 14 (12.28%) Software Testing
17 14 (12.28%) Dynamics AX
17 14 (12.28%) WPF
17 14 (12.28%) OO

TOWER Software
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 14 (12.28%) SharePoint
2 9 (7.89%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (3.51%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (3.51%) IIS
4 2 (1.75%) Apache
5 1 (0.88%) JBoss
5 1 (0.88%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.88%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.88%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (6.14%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.75%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (12.28%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.88%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (8.77%) Office 365
2 10 (8.77%) OneDrive
3 2 (1.75%) AdWords
3 2 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.75%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.75%) Google Tag Manager
3 2 (1.75%) Salesforce Service Cloud
4 1 (0.88%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.14%) Firewall
2 4 (3.51%) Internet
2 4 (3.51%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.63%) DNS
4 2 (1.75%) LAN
4 2 (1.75%) SAN
4 2 (1.75%) WAN
4 2 (1.75%) WebEx
5 1 (0.88%) DHCP
5 1 (0.88%) FCoE
5 1 (0.88%) FTP
5 1 (0.88%) Intranet
5 1 (0.88%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.88%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.88%) LDAP
5 1 (0.88%) NAS
5 1 (0.88%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 12 (10.53%) Big Data
3 6 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (4.39%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (3.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 4 (3.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.75%) GIS
6 2 (1.75%) Microsoft Power View
6 2 (1.75%) Power BI
6 2 (1.75%) PowerPivot
6 2 (1.75%) Semantic Layer
6 2 (1.75%) Spotfire
7 1 (0.88%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 28 (24.56%) Visual Studio
2 12 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (8.77%) NUnit
4 7 (6.14%) WebDriver
5 6 (5.26%) Eclipse
5 6 (5.26%) PyCharm
5 6 (5.26%) Selenium
6 4 (3.51%) Cucumber
6 4 (3.51%) Moq
6 4 (3.51%) Rhino Mocks
7 3 (2.63%) SpecFlow
8 2 (1.75%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.75%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.75%) ReSharper
9 1 (0.88%) Subversion
9 1 (0.88%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.88%) TestComplete
9 1 (0.88%) VersionOne
9 1 (0.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 81 (71.05%) Finance
2 21 (18.42%) Financial Institution
3 15 (13.16%) Marketing
4 7 (6.14%) Games
5 2 (1.75%) Banking
5 2 (1.75%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.75%) Law
5 2 (1.75%) Legal
5 2 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (23.68%) Developer
2 18 (15.79%) Architect
3 16 (14.04%) C# Developer
4 15 (13.16%) Software Test Engineer
4 15 (13.16%) Test Engineer
5 14 (12.28%) Development Manager
6 13 (11.40%) Business Development Manager
6 13 (11.40%) Business Manager
7 12 (10.53%) Analyst
8 11 (9.65%) Senior Software Test Engineer
8 11 (9.65%) Senior Test Engineer
9 10 (8.77%) Consultant
9 10 (8.77%) Dynamics AX Consultant
9 10 (8.77%) Microsoft Consultant
10 7 (6.14%) Junior
10 7 (6.14%) Tester
11 6 (5.26%) QA Tester
11 6 (5.26%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
11 6 (5.26%) Software Developer
11 6 (5.26%) Test Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (18.42%) .NET
2 17 (14.91%) ASP.NET Web API
3 14 (12.28%) ASP.NET
3 14 (12.28%) ASP.NET MVC
3 14 (12.28%) WPF
4 13 (11.40%) AngularJS
5 10 (8.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 9 (7.89%) CSS
6 9 (7.89%) HTML
6 9 (7.89%) Kafka
7 8 (7.02%) Velocity
8 7 (6.14%) JSON
9 6 (5.26%) Ajax
9 6 (5.26%) jQuery
10 5 (4.39%) Entity Framework
10 5 (4.39%) KnockoutJS
10 5 (4.39%) Reactive Extensions
10 5 (4.39%) Web Services
11 4 (3.51%) Castle Windsor
11 4 (3.51%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 23 (20.18%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (11.40%) Hedge funds
3 9 (7.89%) Algorithms
4 8 (7.02%) Computer Science
5 7 (6.14%) Fintech
6 4 (3.51%) CCTV
7 3 (2.63%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.63%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.75%) User Experience
9 1 (0.88%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.88%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.88%) Reinsurance
9 1 (0.88%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.65%) Unix
2 5 (4.39%) Windows
3 3 (2.63%) Linux
3 3 (2.63%) Windows 10
3 3 (2.63%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.75%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (0.88%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (25.44%) Test Automation
3 26 (22.81%) Scrum
4 19 (16.67%) MVC
5 18 (15.79%) SDLC
6 17 (14.91%) Mathematics
6 17 (14.91%) Unit Testing
7 16 (14.04%) Analytics
7 16 (14.04%) Manual Testing
7 16 (14.04%) User Acceptance Testing
8 14 (12.28%) CRM
8 14 (12.28%) ERP
8 14 (12.28%) Migration
8 14 (12.28%) OO
8 14 (12.28%) Software Testing
8 14 (12.28%) Supply Chain Management
9 13 (11.40%) Business Development
9 13 (11.40%) Statistics
10 12 (10.53%) User Stories
11 11 (9.65%) Acceptance Criteria
Programming Languages
1 41 (35.96%) C#
2 26 (22.81%) SQL
3 20 (17.54%) Python
4 19 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 16 (14.04%) Java
6 12 (10.53%) Perl
7 11 (9.65%) Ruby
8 10 (8.77%) Bash Shell
8 10 (8.77%) PowerShell
9 6 (5.26%) F#
9 6 (5.26%) Go
9 6 (5.26%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.63%) VBA
11 2 (1.75%) Apex Code
11 2 (1.75%) C++
11 2 (1.75%) XAML
12 1 (0.88%) C-shell
12 1 (0.88%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.88%) VB
12 1 (0.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 35 (30.70%) Degree
2 2 (1.75%) DBS Check
2 2 (1.75%) ISTQB
2 2 (1.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (1.75%) MCP
2 2 (1.75%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.75%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.88%) CCNA
3 1 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.88%) CISM
3 1 (0.88%) CISSP
3 1 (0.88%) ISEB
3 1 (0.88%) OCP
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (0.88%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.40%) QA
2 3 (2.63%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.88%) PA-DSS
3 1 (0.88%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (11.40%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.75%) vSphere
3 1 (0.88%) BitLocker
3 1 (0.88%) Firmware
3 1 (0.88%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.88%) vCloud
3 1 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.88%) XenApp
3 1 (0.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (2.63%) Puppet
2 2 (1.75%) Ansible
2 2 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.88%) Icinga
3 1 (0.88%) Kibana
3 1 (0.88%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.88%) logstash
3 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.88%) Nagios
3 1 (0.88%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (0.88%) Prometheus
3 1 (0.88%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (0.88%) Salt
3 1 (0.88%) SCCM
3 1 (0.88%) SELinux
Vendors
1 48 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 14 (12.28%) Cognizant
3 10 (8.77%) NetApp
4 9 (7.89%) EMC
4 9 (7.89%) Isilon
5 4 (3.51%) Tableau
6 3 (2.63%) Oracle
6 3 (2.63%) VMware
7 2 (1.75%) Adobe
7 2 (1.75%) Apple
7 2 (1.75%) Citrix
7 2 (1.75%) Google
7 2 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.88%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.88%) Cisco
8 1 (0.88%) HP
8 1 (0.88%) Kaspersky
8 1 (0.88%) Remedy
8 1 (0.88%) SAP
8 1 (0.88%) Veeam