The table below looks at the statistics for BASE24 skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BASE24 over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ACI BASE24
Rank 837 843 788
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -55
Permanent jobs citing BASE24 14 28 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.014% 0.028% 0.058%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.19% 0.36% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 6 20 54
Average salary £38,500 £62,500 £57,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.40% +8.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £59,750 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £62,500 £69,400
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year
-38.40% -
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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
7362 7707 8373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 7.38% 7.74% 8.31%
Number of salaries quoted 5972 5904 6759
Average salary £52,500 £54,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

BASE24
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BASE24 across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

BASE24 Jobs Demand Trend in England

BASE24
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BASE24 across the England region.

BASE24 Salary Trend in England

BASE24
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BASE24 within the England region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015. 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
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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
South East -15 7 £38,500 -40.76%
London +17 5 - -
Yorkshire +2 1 £31,500 - 2
South West - 1 - -
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UK

BASE24
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing BASE24 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 BASE24.

1 28 (66.67%) SQL
2 27 (64.29%) Finance
3 26 (61.90%) ISO 8583
4 25 (59.52%) HP
5 24 (57.14%) Windows
6 23 (54.76%) Banking
7 22 (52.38%) COBOL
7 22 (52.38%) Change Management
8 21 (50.00%) Mainframe
8 21 (50.00%) Tandem
8 21 (50.00%) EMV
8 21 (50.00%) ATM
9 20 (47.62%) IBM
9 20 (47.62%) Cryptography
9 20 (47.62%) QA
10 19 (45.24%) PowerShell
10 19 (45.24%) Windows 7
10 19 (45.24%) VocaLink
10 19 (45.24%) Analytical Skills
10 19 (45.24%) TCP/IP
10 19 (45.24%) Windows XP
10 19 (45.24%) C#
10 19 (45.24%) C++
10 19 (45.24%) J2EE
10 19 (45.24%) Oracle
10 19 (45.24%) SQL Server
10 19 (45.24%) DB2
10 19 (45.24%) Linux
10 19 (45.24%) Java
10 19 (45.24%) XML

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing BASE24 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 BASE24. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.14%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.76%) SAS
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) VisionPLUS
2 1 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 21 (50.00%) ATM
2 19 (45.24%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (45.24%) SQL Server
1 19 (45.24%) DB2
2 3 (7.14%) NonStop SQL
General
1 27 (64.29%) Finance
2 23 (54.76%) Banking
3 18 (42.86%) Retail
4 3 (7.14%) Back Office
5 2 (4.76%) Marketing
6 1 (2.38%) Electronics
6 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.38%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (45.24%) Technical Specialist
2 8 (19.05%) Senior Technical Specialist
3 7 (16.67%) Operations Engineer
3 7 (16.67%) Operations Support Engineer
3 7 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Architect
4 3 (7.14%) Developer
4 3 (7.14%) Enterprise Architect
5 2 (4.76%) Test Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (4.76%) Project Leader
6 1 (2.38%) Systems Developer
6 1 (2.38%) Test Manager
6 1 (2.38%) Consultant
6 1 (2.38%) Product Manager
6 1 (2.38%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (45.24%) J2EE
1 19 (45.24%) XML
2 5 (11.90%) HTML
3 3 (7.14%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (7.14%) Middleware
3 3 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (50.00%) EMV
1 21 (50.00%) Mainframe
1 21 (50.00%) Tandem
2 20 (47.62%) Cryptography
3 19 (45.24%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (19.05%) Management Information System
5 7 (16.67%) Client/Server
6 3 (7.14%) Clustering
6 3 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (4.76%) Replication
8 1 (2.38%) DTV
8 1 (2.38%) DataPower
8 1 (2.38%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 24 (57.14%) Windows
2 19 (45.24%) Linux
2 19 (45.24%) Windows XP
2 19 (45.24%) Windows 7
3 8 (19.05%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (52.38%) Change Management
2 17 (40.48%) Mentoring
2 17 (40.48%) Coaching
3 10 (23.81%) Service Delivery
4 7 (16.67%) Line Management
5 6 (14.29%) Problem Management
6 4 (9.52%) Project Management
7 3 (7.14%) Zachman Framework
7 3 (7.14%) TOGAF
7 3 (7.14%) Logistics
7 3 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (7.14%) Business Continuity
7 3 (7.14%) EAI
7 3 (7.14%) SOA
8 2 (4.76%) UML
8 2 (4.76%) System Testing
9 1 (2.38%) Kanban
9 1 (2.38%) Test Automation
9 1 (2.38%) Market Research
Programming Languages
1 28 (66.67%) SQL
2 22 (52.38%) COBOL
3 19 (45.24%) Java
3 19 (45.24%) C#
3 19 (45.24%) C++
3 19 (45.24%) PL/1
3 19 (45.24%) JCL
3 19 (45.24%) PowerShell
4 7 (16.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) ISEB
1 2 (4.76%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.38%) VCP4
2 1 (2.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (61.90%) ISO 8583
2 20 (47.62%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) Tivoli
1 3 (7.14%) Control-M
2 1 (2.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (59.52%) HP
2 20 (47.62%) IBM
3 19 (45.24%) Oracle
3 19 (45.24%) NCR
3 19 (45.24%) VocaLink
4 5 (11.90%) Cognizant
5 3 (7.14%) Ab Initio
6 2 (4.76%) Business Objects
7 1 (2.38%) SAP
7 1 (2.38%) Sun
7 1 (2.38%) Compaq