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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apteco FastStats
Rank 803 833 832
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -1
Permanent jobs citing FastStats 66 21 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.060% 0.021% 0.044%
As % of the Applications category 0.40% 0.14% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 33 11 46
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -15.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,750 £32,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+13.07% +18.18%
FastStats
UK

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

Applications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
16516 15402 15910
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 15.10% 15.14% 14.39%
Number of salaries quoted 13226 12854 13725
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,600 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,938
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

FastStats
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

FastStats Jobs Demand Trend in England

FastStats
Salary Trend in England

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

FastStats Salary Trend in England

FastStats
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing FastStats across the England region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

FastStats Salary Histogram in England

FastStats
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FastStats within the England region over the 3 months to 22 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
South East +6 28 £37,500 -25.00%
London - 16 £37,500 - 4
North West -6 15 £23,000 - 3
East of England -2 4 £32,500 +16.07%
South West -23 2 £55,000 +10.00%
Yorkshire - 1 £30,000 - 1
FastStats
UK

FastStats
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 80 (65.57%) Marketing
2 55 (45.08%) SQL
3 49 (40.16%) SQL Server
4 48 (39.34%) CRM
5 37 (30.33%) Business Intelligence
6 35 (28.69%) Analytics
7 28 (22.95%) Campaign Management
7 28 (22.95%) Retail
8 27 (22.13%) Neolane
9 26 (21.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 26 (21.31%) Unica
10 25 (20.49%) SPSS
11 24 (19.67%) Windows
12 23 (18.85%) SAS
13 21 (17.21%) ITIL
13 21 (17.21%) Alterian
14 20 (16.39%) ETL
14 20 (16.39%) Microsoft
15 19 (15.57%) Oracle
16 17 (13.93%) MySQL
16 17 (13.93%) SMS
17 15 (12.30%) Adobe
17 15 (12.30%) Project Management
17 15 (12.30%) HTML
18 14 (11.48%) JavaScript
18 14 (11.48%) PHP
18 14 (11.48%) Linux
18 14 (11.48%) MS Excel
19 13 (10.66%) Business Objects
19 13 (10.66%) CHAID

FastStats
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 23 (18.85%) SAS
2 11 (9.02%) SharePoint
2 11 (9.02%) Liferay
3 10 (8.20%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (8.20%) SharePoint 2013
3 10 (8.20%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.46%) Lync
5 1 (0.82%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 25 (20.49%) SPSS
2 14 (11.48%) MS Excel
3 12 (9.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (4.92%) MS Office
5 1 (0.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (4.92%) Google Analytics
2 3 (2.46%) SiteCatalyst
3 1 (0.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.82%) MailChimp
1 1 (0.82%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 17 (13.93%) SMS
2 11 (9.02%) Firewall
3 10 (8.20%) VLAN
3 10 (8.20%) Wireless
3 10 (8.20%) SAN
3 10 (8.20%) Internet
4 6 (4.92%) LAN
4 6 (4.92%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (40.16%) SQL Server
2 26 (21.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (13.93%) MySQL
4 12 (9.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (9.84%) Data Mining
5 11 (9.02%) Oracle Reports
5 11 (9.02%) Crystal Reports
5 11 (9.02%) Oracle Database 11g
5 11 (9.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 11 (9.02%) Oracle Database
5 11 (9.02%) Pentaho
6 10 (8.20%) Relational Database
7 7 (5.74%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (5.74%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (4.92%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (4.92%) ProClarity
8 6 (4.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 6 (4.92%) OLAP
9 5 (4.10%) Big Data
9 5 (4.10%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (0.82%) Subversion
General
1 80 (65.57%) Marketing
2 28 (22.95%) Retail
3 12 (9.84%) Finance
4 9 (7.38%) Telecoms
5 8 (6.56%) Manufacturing
6 7 (5.74%) Automotive
7 1 (0.82%) Banking
7 1 (0.82%) Electronics
7 1 (0.82%) Advertising
7 1 (0.82%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 46 (37.70%) Analyst
2 13 (10.66%) Consultant
2 13 (10.66%) Developer
2 13 (10.66%) Administrator
3 12 (9.84%) Insight Analyst
3 12 (9.84%) Applications Support
3 12 (9.84%) Data Analyst
4 11 (9.02%) Applications Support Engineer
4 11 (9.02%) Support Engineer
4 11 (9.02%) CRM Manager
5 10 (8.20%) Business Analyst
5 10 (8.20%) Senior Analyst
6 7 (5.74%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 7 (5.74%) CRM Analyst
7 6 (4.92%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 6 (4.92%) Marketing Consultant
7 6 (4.92%) Marketing Executive
7 6 (4.92%) Business Developer
8 5 (4.10%) Sales Consultant
8 5 (4.10%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (12.30%) HTML
2 11 (9.02%) J2EE
3 4 (3.28%) CSS
4 3 (2.46%) jQuery
4 3 (2.46%) WebCenter
5 2 (1.64%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.84%) Mathematics
2 11 (9.02%) Visualisation
3 8 (6.56%) Statistics
4 6 (4.92%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.28%) Social Media
6 3 (2.46%) GIS
6 3 (2.46%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.46%) Data Extraction
7 2 (1.64%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.82%) DTV
8 1 (0.82%) Social Network
8 1 (0.82%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.82%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 24 (19.67%) Windows
2 14 (11.48%) Linux
3 11 (9.02%) UNIX
4 10 (8.20%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (39.34%) CRM
2 37 (30.33%) Business Intelligence
3 35 (28.69%) Analytics
4 28 (22.95%) Campaign Management
5 21 (17.21%) ITIL
6 20 (16.39%) ETL
7 15 (12.30%) Project Management
8 13 (10.66%) CHAID
9 12 (9.84%) Data Analysis
9 12 (9.84%) Workflow
10 11 (9.02%) Problem Management
10 11 (9.02%) Statistical Analysis
10 11 (9.02%) Propensity Modelling
10 11 (9.02%) ITIL V2
11 10 (8.20%) Online Marketing
11 10 (8.20%) Strategic Planning
11 10 (8.20%) Database Marketing
11 10 (8.20%) PRINCE2
12 9 (7.38%) Data Modelling
13 8 (6.56%) Campaign Analysis
Programming Languages
1 55 (45.08%) SQL
2 14 (11.48%) JavaScript
2 14 (11.48%) PHP
3 11 (9.02%) Java
4 6 (4.92%) R
4 6 (4.92%) T-SQL
5 4 (3.28%) VBA
6 2 (1.64%) MATLAB
6 2 (1.64%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.82%) C++
7 1 (0.82%) Python
7 1 (0.82%) PowerHouse
7 1 (0.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (9.02%) Degree
2 6 (4.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (2.46%) MCSE
3 3 (2.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.82%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.56%) QA
2 4 (3.28%) SLA
3 1 (0.82%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (8.20%) XenApp
1 10 (8.20%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (9.02%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 10 (8.20%) ZABBIX
2 10 (8.20%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 27 (22.13%) Neolane
2 26 (21.31%) Unica
3 21 (17.21%) Alterian
4 20 (16.39%) Microsoft
5 19 (15.57%) Oracle
6 15 (12.30%) Adobe
7 13 (10.66%) Business Objects
7 13 (10.66%) SmartFocus
8 12 (9.84%) Eloqua
8 12 (9.84%) Google
9 11 (9.02%) VMware
10 10 (8.20%) Veeam
10 10 (8.20%) ProCurve
10 10 (8.20%) HP
10 10 (8.20%) Citrix
11 9 (7.38%) Salesforce.com
11 9 (7.38%) ExactTarget
12 6 (4.92%) Omniture
12 6 (4.92%) CheckPoint
12 6 (4.92%) IBM
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