The table below looks at the statistics for VisionPLUS skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VisionPLUS over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
First Data VisionPLUS
Rank 253 240 286
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +46
Permanent jobs citing VisionPLUS 7 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.091% 0.029% 0.033%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.23% 0.45% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 0
Average salary £55,000 £100,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £100,000 -
% change year-on-year
-45.00% -
VisionPLUS
England

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

Business Applications Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
568 444 592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 7.37% 6.33% 6.42%
Number of salaries quoted 503 384 477
Average salary £51,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,650 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.09%

VisionPLUS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

VisionPLUS Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

VisionPLUS
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VisionPLUS across the East of England region.

VisionPLUS Salary Trend in the East of England

VisionPLUS
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VisionPLUS within the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex +3 7 £55,000 -45.00%
VisionPLUS
England

VisionPLUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region citing VisionPLUS 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 VisionPLUS.

1 11 (61.11%) Degree
2 9 (50.00%) COBOL
2 9 (50.00%) DB2
2 9 (50.00%) CICS
2 9 (50.00%) JCL
2 9 (50.00%) Finance
2 9 (50.00%) CMS
2 9 (50.00%) VSAM
3 8 (44.44%) Mathematics
4 6 (33.33%) Banking
5 5 (27.78%) Project Management
5 5 (27.78%) PRINCE2
6 4 (22.22%) Programme Management
7 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (16.67%) MS Project
7 3 (16.67%) MS Office
7 3 (16.67%) Marketing
7 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
7 3 (16.67%) Time Management
7 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
7 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (11.11%) Test Planning
8 2 (11.11%) Test Strategy
8 2 (11.11%) ITIL
8 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
9 1 (5.56%) Scrum
9 1 (5.56%) Migration
9 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management

VisionPLUS
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region citing VisionPLUS 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 VisionPLUS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (50.00%) CICS
1 9 (50.00%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (16.67%) MS Project
1 3 (16.67%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) DB2
General
1 9 (50.00%) Finance
2 6 (33.33%) Banking
3 3 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Consultant
1 9 (50.00%) VisionPLUS Consultant
2 4 (22.22%) Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Test Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Tester
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Manager
4 1 (5.56%) QA Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Payments Business Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Defect Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Test Leader
4 1 (5.56%) QA Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) VSAM
2 8 (44.44%) Mathematics
3 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Project Management
1 5 (27.78%) PRINCE2
2 4 (22.22%) Programme Management
3 3 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (16.67%) Time Management
3 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 2 (11.11%) Test Planning
4 2 (11.11%) Test Strategy
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL
4 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.56%) Scrum
5 1 (5.56%) Migration
5 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.56%) Software Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.56%) Line Management
5 1 (5.56%) Test Management
5 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) COBOL
1 9 (50.00%) JCL
Qualifications
1 11 (61.11%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Cognizant