The table below looks at the statistics for AWD skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited AWD over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
DST Systems Automated Work Distributor (AWD)
Rank 876 845 881
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +36
Permanent jobs citing AWD 12 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.011% 0.008% 0.007%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.15% 0.10% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 6
Average salary £31,500 £45,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £45,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,100 £45,000 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £45,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +33.33%
AWD
UK

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

Business Applications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
8205 7862 8808
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 7.55% 7.90% 7.99%
Number of salaries quoted 6432 6253 7338
Average salary £52,910 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.82% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -

AWD
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

AWD Jobs Demand Trend in England

AWD
Salary Trend in England

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

AWD Salary Trend in England

AWD
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AWD within the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
East of England -8 7 £31,000 -
South West -19 5 £35,000 -22.22%
AWD
UK

AWD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing AWD 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 AWD.

1 14 (70.00%) Windows
1 14 (70.00%) Finance
2 11 (55.00%) AS400
2 11 (55.00%) MS Office
3 9 (45.00%) SQL
3 9 (45.00%) Oracle
4 8 (40.00%) HP
5 7 (35.00%) IBM
5 7 (35.00%) Tivoli
5 7 (35.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
5 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
5 7 (35.00%) IIS
5 7 (35.00%) JBoss
5 7 (35.00%) Windows 2000
5 7 (35.00%) iSeries
5 7 (35.00%) SolarWinds
5 7 (35.00%) HP SIM
6 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
7 5 (25.00%) Web Services
7 5 (25.00%) .NET
8 4 (20.00%) Linux
8 4 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (20.00%) Apache
8 4 (20.00%) LAN
8 4 (20.00%) WAN
8 4 (20.00%) LDAP
8 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
8 4 (20.00%) Replication
8 4 (20.00%) VMware

AWD
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing AWD 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 AWD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (35.00%) IIS
2 4 (20.00%) Apache
3 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (55.00%) MS Office
2 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (5.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) LDAP
1 4 (20.00%) LAN
1 4 (20.00%) WAN
1 4 (20.00%) SAN
1 4 (20.00%) Firewall
1 4 (20.00%) VLAN
1 4 (20.00%) NAS
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) TestDirector
1 3 (15.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 3 (15.00%) Subversion
1 3 (15.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (5.00%) JUnit
2 1 (5.00%) Maven
2 1 (5.00%) jMock
2 1 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (5.00%) Artifactory
General
1 14 (70.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Back Office
3 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (10.00%) Banking
4 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) Support Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) Data Centre Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Data Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Test Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Release Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Java Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Deployment Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) .NET
1 5 (25.00%) Web Services
2 3 (15.00%) Middleware
3 2 (10.00%) jQuery
3 2 (10.00%) CSS
3 2 (10.00%) HTML
4 1 (5.00%) JSP
4 1 (5.00%) Struts
4 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.00%) XML
4 1 (5.00%) XSLT
4 1 (5.00%) WSDL
4 1 (5.00%) JAXB
4 1 (5.00%) HTML5
4 1 (5.00%) CSS3
4 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.00%) Protocol Buffers
4 1 (5.00%) Spring
4 1 (5.00%) Ajax
4 1 (5.00%) Apache Axis
Miscellaneous
1 11 (55.00%) AS400
2 7 (35.00%) iSeries
3 4 (20.00%) Replication
4 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) Windows 2000
3 4 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) BCP
1 3 (15.00%) Logistics
1 3 (15.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (15.00%) System Testing
2 1 (5.00%) Kanban
2 1 (5.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (5.00%) OO
2 1 (5.00%) CRM
2 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) Java
2 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.00%) PHP
3 1 (5.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
2 3 (15.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (15.00%) ISEB
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (35.00%) Tivoli
1 7 (35.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 7 (35.00%) HP SIM
2 4 (20.00%) CiscoWorks
2 4 (20.00%) Nagios
3 1 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Oracle
2 8 (40.00%) HP
3 7 (35.00%) JBoss
3 7 (35.00%) IBM
3 7 (35.00%) SolarWinds
4 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (20.00%) Citrix
5 4 (20.00%) TIBCO
5 4 (20.00%) VMware
6 3 (15.00%) MKS
7 1 (5.00%) JD Edwards
7 1 (5.00%) SAP
7 1 (5.00%) Google