The table below looks at the statistics for FastStats skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FastStats over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Apteco FastStats
Rank 256 312 323
Rank change year-on-year
+56 +11
Permanent jobs citing FastStats 2 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.030% 0.058% 0.010%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.48% 0.77% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 0
Average salary £90,000 £30,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+192.68% -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £45,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-38.88% +34.32%
FastStats
London

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

Business Applications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
416 782 730
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 6.23% 7.51% 6.95%
Number of salaries quoted 367 697 597
Average salary £67,500 £57,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.39% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £85,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

FastStats
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

FastStats Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

FastStats
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

FastStats Salary Trend in the City of London

FastStats
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London 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 9 (90.00%) Marketing
2 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 8 (80.00%) CRM
3 5 (50.00%) SPSS
3 5 (50.00%) Direct Marketing
4 4 (40.00%) Statistics
4 4 (40.00%) Campaign Analysis
4 4 (40.00%) SAS
5 3 (30.00%) Finance
5 3 (30.00%) Statistical Analysis
6 2 (20.00%) Analytics
6 2 (20.00%) Cluster Analysis
6 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
6 2 (20.00%) Degree
6 2 (20.00%) CHAID
7 1 (10.00%) WebTrends
7 1 (10.00%) Cognos
7 1 (10.00%) Data Mining
7 1 (10.00%) Automotive
7 1 (10.00%) SMS
7 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (10.00%) VBA
7 1 (10.00%) Oracle
7 1 (10.00%) DB2
7 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (10.00%) Unica
7 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
7 1 (10.00%) COBOL
7 1 (10.00%) Retail

FastStats
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (40.00%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Adobe Campaign
1 1 (10.00%) Unica
1 1 (10.00%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Big Data
1 1 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (10.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (10.00%) DB2
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (10.00%) QlikView
1 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 9 (90.00%) Marketing
2 3 (30.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Automotive
3 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Data Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Insight Analyst
3 4 (40.00%) SAS Analyst
3 4 (40.00%) SAS Insight Analyst
3 4 (40.00%) SPSS Analyst
4 3 (30.00%) Data Insight Analyst
4 3 (30.00%) Insight Data Analyst
4 3 (30.00%) Marketing Analyst
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Analyst
5 2 (20.00%) Marketing Insight Analyst
5 2 (20.00%) SAS Data Analyst
5 2 (20.00%) SAS Marketing Analyst
5 2 (20.00%) SPSS Data Analyst
5 2 (20.00%) SPSS Marketing Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) Big Data Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) Digital Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) Marketing Data Analyst
6 1 (10.00%) Marketing Executive
6 1 (10.00%) SQL Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Statistics
2 2 (20.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) CRM
2 5 (50.00%) Direct Marketing
3 4 (40.00%) Campaign Analysis
4 3 (30.00%) Statistical Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Analytics
5 2 (20.00%) CHAID
5 2 (20.00%) Cluster Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (10.00%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Data Analytics
6 1 (10.00%) Predictive Modelling
6 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
6 1 (10.00%) Web Marketing
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) COBOL
2 1 (10.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Alterian
1 1 (10.00%) Cognos
1 1 (10.00%) Google
1 1 (10.00%) Omniture
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle