The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VocaLink products and/or services 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 VocaLink over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within VocaLink Limited.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VocaLink
Rank 255 246 279
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +33
Permanent jobs citing VocaLink 1 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.013% 0.014% 0.043%
As % of the Vendors category 0.028% 0.030% 0.092%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary - £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -12.50%
VocaLink
England

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

Vendors Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3599 3371 4326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 47.54% 47.37% 46.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2937 2872 3637
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

VocaLink
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

VocaLink Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

VocaLink
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

VocaLink Salary Trend in the East of England

VocaLink
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 VocaLink within the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 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
Hertfordshire -17 1 - -
VocaLink
England

VocaLink
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region citing VocaLink 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 VocaLink.

1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (40.00%) Middleware
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Legal
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Marketing
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) Operations Management
3 1 (20.00%) Matrix Management
3 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (20.00%) Market Research
3 1 (20.00%) Software Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Customer Insight
3 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (20.00%) PKI
3 1 (20.00%) Korn
3 1 (20.00%) AWK
3 1 (20.00%) VBA
3 1 (20.00%) J2EE

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the East of England region citing VocaLink 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 VocaLink. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Legal
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
1 2 (40.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Product Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Product Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Middleware
2 1 (20.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
1 1 (20.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Operations Management
2 1 (20.00%) Matrix Management
2 1 (20.00%) Market Research
2 1 (20.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) Customer Insight
2 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
1 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) Korn
2 1 (20.00%) AWK
2 1 (20.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Sun
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) BEA