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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apteco FastStats
Rank 307 329 344
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +15
Permanent jobs citing FastStats 9 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.079% 0.017% 0.031%
As % of the Applications category 0.56% 0.13% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 4
Average salary £26,000 £31,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.46% -37.00%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £40,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-8.75% +25.00%
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London

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

Applications Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
1593 1513 1798
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 13.98% 12.78% 14.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1278 1356 1583
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £72,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +4.47%

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 Applications category.

FastStats Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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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
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing FastStats across the City of London region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

FastStats Salary Histogram in the City of London

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 13 (76.47%) Marketing
2 11 (64.71%) SQL
3 6 (35.29%) Analytics
4 4 (23.53%) CRM
5 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
5 3 (17.65%) Data Modelling
5 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (17.65%) MySQL
5 3 (17.65%) Retail
5 3 (17.65%) Strategic Planning
5 3 (17.65%) Performance Testing
5 3 (17.65%) Predictive Modelling
5 3 (17.65%) Business Analytics
5 3 (17.65%) Statistical Analysis
5 3 (17.65%) Direct Marketing
6 2 (11.76%) Operations Research
6 2 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (11.76%) Mathematics
6 2 (11.76%) Database Marketing
6 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
6 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
6 2 (11.76%) Competitor Analysis
6 2 (11.76%) Degree
6 2 (11.76%) Unica
6 2 (11.76%) Customer Insight
6 2 (11.76%) Eloqua
6 2 (11.76%) Alterian
6 2 (11.76%) Data Mining
6 2 (11.76%) MATLAB
6 2 (11.76%) CSS

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 1 (5.88%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) SPSS
2 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (5.88%) Google Analytics
1 1 (5.88%) SiteCatalyst
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) MySQL
2 2 (11.76%) Data Mining
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.88%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Subversion
General
1 13 (76.47%) Marketing
2 3 (17.65%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Marketing Executive
3 3 (17.65%) CRM Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Database Marketing Executive
4 2 (11.76%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) SQL DBA
5 1 (5.88%) Marketing Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Customer Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Developer
5 1 (5.88%) DBA
5 1 (5.88%) Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Insight Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Marketing Data Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Campaign Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) HTML
1 2 (11.76%) CSS
2 1 (5.88%) XML
2 1 (5.88%) jQuery
2 1 (5.88%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Mathematics
1 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Analytics
2 4 (23.53%) CRM
3 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
3 3 (17.65%) Data Modelling
3 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (17.65%) Strategic Planning
3 3 (17.65%) Statistical Analysis
3 3 (17.65%) Direct Marketing
3 3 (17.65%) Business Analytics
3 3 (17.65%) Performance Testing
3 3 (17.65%) Predictive Modelling
4 2 (11.76%) Customer Insight
4 2 (11.76%) Campaign Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) Database Marketing
4 2 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (11.76%) Data Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) Competitor Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) Operations Research
4 2 (11.76%) CHAID
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) MATLAB
3 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
1 2 (11.76%) Adobe
1 2 (11.76%) Alterian
1 2 (11.76%) Unica
1 2 (11.76%) Eloqua
1 2 (11.76%) ExactTarget
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Marketo
2 1 (5.88%) Neolane
2 1 (5.88%) Omniture
2 1 (5.88%) Google
2 1 (5.88%) Coremetrics
2 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (5.88%) ATG