The table below looks at the statistics for FastStats skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FastStats over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apteco FastStats
Rank 133 115 122
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +7
Permanent jobs citing FastStats 3 19 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.15% 0.99% 0.059%
As % of the Applications category 1.40% 5.88% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 1
Average salary £38,000 £28,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -36.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £33,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+18.51% -20.58%
FastStats
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Applications Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
215 323 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 10.78% 16.91% 13.55%
Number of salaries quoted 169 244 205
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

FastStats
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing FastStats across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

FastStats Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

FastStats
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing FastStats across the Bristol region.

FastStats Salary Trend in Bristol

FastStats
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing FastStats also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited FastStats.

1 3 (100.00%) Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Propensity Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VBA
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) B2C
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Automotive
3 1 (33.33%) Legal
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Data Management
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) Direct Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) QlikView
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell

FastStats
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing FastStats also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited FastStats. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) QlikView
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (100.00%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Automotive
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Campaign Executive
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Database Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Database Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Campaign Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
1 2 (66.67%) Propensity Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) B2C
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Direct Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Insight
2 1 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (33.33%) Campaign Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VBA
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft