The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apteco FastStats
Rank 843 816 875
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +59
Permanent jobs citing FastStats 59 40 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.052% 0.038% 0.019%
As % of the Applications category 0.35% 0.25% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 48 34 20
Average salary £35,000 £43,313 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.19% +8.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,850 £32,500 £34,350
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £47,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +12.50%
Applications Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
16793 15699 15685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 14.86% 15.08% 13.25%
Number of salaries quoted 13715 13036 13653
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £34,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.54%
FastStats
UK

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -28 25 £40,000 +18.51% 8
North West - 12 £35,000 - 2
South West -16 7 £29,000 -20.00%
South East -21 6 £35,500 -21.11% 2
West Midlands - 5 £40,000 - 1
East of England -15 4 £25,000 -29.57%
FastStats
UK

FastStats
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 75 (68.18%) Marketing
2 67 (60.91%) SQL
3 54 (49.09%) SQL Server
4 31 (28.18%) Retail
5 30 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
6 29 (26.36%) Alterian
6 29 (26.36%) Campaign Management
7 28 (25.45%) CRM
8 27 (24.55%) SAS
8 27 (24.55%) Neolane
9 26 (23.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 26 (23.64%) Unica
10 25 (22.73%) Microsoft
10 25 (22.73%) SPSS
10 25 (22.73%) Windows
11 24 (21.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 24 (21.82%) Finance
12 22 (20.00%) Data Modelling
12 22 (20.00%) Analytics
13 21 (19.09%) QlikView
13 21 (19.09%) ETL
13 21 (19.09%) Management Information System
14 20 (18.18%) Manufacturing
14 20 (18.18%) Visualisation
14 20 (18.18%) Campaign Analysis
15 19 (17.27%) Automotive
15 19 (17.27%) Project Management
15 19 (17.27%) MySQL
16 18 (16.36%) Telecoms
17 17 (15.45%) T-SQL

FastStats
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 27 (24.55%) SAS
2 14 (12.73%) SharePoint
3 10 (9.09%) Liferay
4 8 (7.27%) MS Exchange
4 8 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (7.27%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 25 (22.73%) SPSS
2 7 (6.36%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (5.45%) MS Office
3 6 (5.45%) MS Visio
4 5 (4.55%) MS Excel
5 1 (0.91%) Weka
Business Applications
1 1 (0.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.27%) Firewall
1 8 (7.27%) Wireless
1 8 (7.27%) LAN
1 8 (7.27%) SMS
1 8 (7.27%) WAN
2 7 (6.36%) Internet
3 4 (3.64%) SAN
3 4 (3.64%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (49.09%) SQL Server
2 26 (23.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 24 (21.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 21 (19.09%) QlikView
5 19 (17.27%) MySQL
6 16 (14.55%) Data Warehouse
6 16 (14.55%) Oracle Database
7 15 (13.64%) Crystal Reports
8 14 (12.73%) Big Data
9 13 (11.82%) SQL Server 2008
9 13 (11.82%) Data Mining
10 10 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
10 10 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
10 10 (9.09%) Pentaho
11 8 (7.27%) Hadoop
11 8 (7.27%) SQL Server 2012
12 7 (6.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 7 (6.36%) ProClarity
13 6 (5.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 6 (5.45%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 75 (68.18%) Marketing
2 31 (28.18%) Retail
3 24 (21.82%) Finance
4 20 (18.18%) Manufacturing
5 19 (17.27%) Automotive
6 18 (16.36%) Telecoms
7 6 (5.45%) Legal
8 2 (1.82%) Advertising
9 1 (0.91%) Electronics
9 1 (0.91%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 49 (44.55%) Analyst
2 22 (20.00%) Developer
3 16 (14.55%) Database Developer
4 15 (13.64%) Senior Analyst
5 11 (10.00%) Applications Support Engineer
5 11 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 11 (10.00%) Applications Support
6 9 (8.18%) Data Analyst
7 8 (7.27%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 7 (6.36%) Business Analyst
9 6 (5.45%) Analyst Developer
9 6 (5.45%) SQL Database Developer
9 6 (5.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 6 (5.45%) SQL Developer
9 6 (5.45%) SQL DBA
9 6 (5.45%) DBA
9 6 (5.45%) Business Developer
9 6 (5.45%) Administrator
9 6 (5.45%) Graduate
10 5 (4.55%) Graduate Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.82%) HTML
2 12 (10.91%) .NET
3 10 (9.09%) J2EE
4 4 (3.64%) MapReduce
5 2 (1.82%) CSS
5 2 (1.82%) Web Services
6 1 (0.91%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 21 (19.09%) Management Information System
2 20 (18.18%) Visualisation
3 11 (10.00%) Mathematics
4 6 (5.45%) Social Media
5 5 (4.55%) Data Extraction
5 5 (4.55%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.73%) Social Network
7 2 (1.82%) Statistics
7 2 (1.82%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.91%) FMCG
8 1 (0.91%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 25 (22.73%) Windows
2 11 (10.00%) Linux
2 11 (10.00%) UNIX
3 8 (7.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
2 29 (26.36%) Campaign Management
3 28 (25.45%) CRM
4 22 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 22 (20.00%) Analytics
5 21 (19.09%) ETL
6 20 (18.18%) Campaign Analysis
7 19 (17.27%) Project Management
8 15 (13.64%) ITIL
9 14 (12.73%) Data Analysis
10 12 (10.91%) CHAID
10 12 (10.91%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (10.91%) Digital Marketing
10 12 (10.91%) Business Analysis
10 12 (10.91%) Customer Insight
11 11 (10.00%) ITIL V2
11 11 (10.00%) Kimball Methodology
11 11 (10.00%) Problem Management
11 11 (10.00%) Workflow
12 10 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 67 (60.91%) SQL
2 17 (15.45%) T-SQL
3 14 (12.73%) PHP
4 10 (9.09%) VBA
4 10 (9.09%) Java
4 10 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 6 (5.45%) Perl
5 6 (5.45%) C#
5 6 (5.45%) VB.NET
5 6 (5.45%) PowerShell
5 6 (5.45%) R
6 4 (3.64%) MATLAB
6 4 (3.64%) VB
6 4 (3.64%) Delphi
6 4 (3.64%) PowerHouse
7 3 (2.73%) C++
7 3 (2.73%) Python
8 2 (1.82%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 2 (1.82%) SELCOPY
Qualifications
1 15 (13.64%) Degree
2 3 (2.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.55%) QA
2 1 (0.91%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (7.27%) Active Directory
1 8 (7.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.64%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (9.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 8 (7.27%) Backup Exec
3 4 (3.64%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 29 (26.36%) Alterian
2 27 (24.55%) Neolane
3 26 (23.64%) Unica
4 25 (22.73%) Microsoft
5 16 (14.55%) Oracle
6 11 (10.00%) SmartFocus
6 11 (10.00%) Business Objects
7 8 (7.27%) VMware
7 8 (7.27%) CheckPoint
7 8 (7.27%) Salesforce.com
7 8 (7.27%) Google
8 5 (4.55%) Tableau
8 5 (4.55%) IBM
9 4 (3.64%) HP
9 4 (3.64%) Citrix
9 4 (3.64%) ProCurve
9 4 (3.64%) Veeam
9 4 (3.64%) Kaspersky
10 3 (2.73%) Aprimo
11 1 (0.91%) Eloqua
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
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North West
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
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