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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apteco FastStats
Rank 828 791 849
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +58
Permanent jobs citing FastStats 34 74 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.033% 0.074% 0.022%
As % of the Applications category 0.21% 0.48% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 33 55 19
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £45,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £33,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+18.51% -20.58%
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
16415 15328 15820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 15.93% 15.25% 14.71%
Number of salaries quoted 13642 12520 13756
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 29 December 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 29 December 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
London +15 16 £40,000 -11.11% 3
South West -34 11 £45,000 +28.57% 1
North West - 3 £40,000 -
Yorkshire -8 1 £26,500 -44.21%
South East -24 1 - - 2
East of England -30 1 £29,500 +35.63%
FastStats
UK

FastStats
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 74 (84.09%) Marketing
2 36 (40.91%) CRM
3 35 (39.77%) Analytical Skills
4 31 (35.23%) SQL
5 30 (34.09%) SAS
5 30 (34.09%) SPSS
6 25 (28.41%) Business Intelligence
7 23 (26.14%) Data Analysis
8 21 (23.86%) Alterian
8 21 (23.86%) SQL Server
9 20 (22.73%) Campaign Management
10 19 (21.59%) Degree
11 18 (20.45%) Analytics
11 18 (20.45%) Statistics
12 17 (19.32%) Statistical Modelling
13 15 (17.05%) Unica
14 14 (15.91%) Microsoft
14 14 (15.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 14 (15.91%) SmartFocus
15 13 (14.77%) Mathematics
15 13 (14.77%) Direct Marketing
15 13 (14.77%) Adobe
15 13 (14.77%) Project Management
15 13 (14.77%) CHAID
16 12 (13.64%) Retail
16 12 (13.64%) Relational Database
17 11 (12.50%) Customer Segmentation
17 11 (12.50%) Online Marketing
17 11 (12.50%) SAP InfiniteInsight
17 11 (12.50%) SMS

FastStats
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 30 (34.09%) SAS
2 5 (5.68%) Lync
3 2 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.27%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.27%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.14%) IIS
4 1 (1.14%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 30 (34.09%) SPSS
2 11 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 6 (6.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (5.68%) MS Office
5 1 (1.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (12.50%) SAP InfiniteInsight
2 6 (6.82%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (4.55%) Google Analytics
4 3 (3.41%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.14%) SaaS
1 1 (1.14%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.50%) SMS
2 2 (2.27%) SAN
2 2 (2.27%) Internet
2 2 (2.27%) Firewall
2 2 (2.27%) VLAN
3 1 (1.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (23.86%) SQL Server
2 14 (15.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (13.64%) Relational Database
4 7 (7.95%) Data Mining
5 6 (6.82%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (5.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (5.68%) MySQL
7 3 (3.41%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (3.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (3.41%) OLAP
8 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.14%) QlikView
9 1 (1.14%) Ingres
9 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (1.14%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.14%) Subversion
1 1 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 74 (84.09%) Marketing
2 12 (13.64%) Retail
3 3 (3.41%) Automotive
3 3 (3.41%) Legal
4 2 (2.27%) Finance
5 1 (1.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (37.50%) Analyst
2 15 (17.05%) Consultant
3 14 (15.91%) Data Analyst
4 11 (12.50%) CRM Manager
4 11 (12.50%) Insight Analyst
5 7 (7.95%) Marketing Consultant
6 6 (6.82%) Business Intelligence Specialist
6 6 (6.82%) Marketing Analyst
6 6 (6.82%) Business Analyst
7 5 (5.68%) Developer
7 5 (5.68%) Sales Consultant
7 5 (5.68%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 5 (5.68%) CRM Analyst
8 4 (4.55%) Campaign Executive
8 4 (4.55%) Marketing Data Analyst
9 3 (3.41%) Marketing Executive
9 3 (3.41%) Business Consultant
9 3 (3.41%) Administrator
9 3 (3.41%) Senior Analyst
10 2 (2.27%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.55%) HTML
1 4 (4.55%) CSS
2 3 (3.41%) jQuery
2 3 (3.41%) WebCenter
3 2 (2.27%) XML
4 1 (1.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 35 (39.77%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (20.45%) Statistics
3 13 (14.77%) Mathematics
4 7 (7.95%) Economics
5 2 (2.27%) Digital Media
5 2 (2.27%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.14%) Open Source
6 1 (1.14%) GIS
6 1 (1.14%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.14%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.14%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.41%) Windows
2 2 (2.27%) Linux
2 2 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (40.91%) CRM
2 25 (28.41%) Business Intelligence
3 23 (26.14%) Data Analysis
4 20 (22.73%) Campaign Management
5 18 (20.45%) Analytics
6 17 (19.32%) Statistical Modelling
7 13 (14.77%) Direct Marketing
7 13 (14.77%) CHAID
7 13 (14.77%) Project Management
8 11 (12.50%) Online Marketing
8 11 (12.50%) Customer Segmentation
9 9 (10.23%) Propensity Modelling
9 9 (10.23%) Statistical Analysis
10 8 (9.09%) Data Management
10 8 (9.09%) ETL
11 7 (7.95%) B2C
12 6 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (5.68%) Migration
13 5 (5.68%) Electronic Design Automation
13 5 (5.68%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 31 (35.23%) SQL
2 9 (10.23%) T-SQL
3 6 (6.82%) R
4 4 (4.55%) VBA
5 3 (3.41%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.41%) PHP
6 2 (2.27%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.14%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (21.59%) Degree
2 3 (3.41%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.14%) MCSE
4 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.41%) SLA
1 3 (3.41%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.27%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.27%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (2.27%) Backup Exec
1 2 (2.27%) ZABBIX
2 1 (1.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 21 (23.86%) Alterian
2 15 (17.05%) Unica
3 14 (15.91%) SmartFocus
3 14 (15.91%) Microsoft
4 13 (14.77%) Adobe
5 10 (11.36%) Eloqua
5 10 (11.36%) Neolane
6 9 (10.23%) Minitab
7 8 (9.09%) Oracle
8 6 (6.82%) Business Objects
9 5 (5.68%) Chordiant
9 5 (5.68%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (5.68%) IBM
9 5 (5.68%) Pega
10 4 (4.55%) ExactTarget
10 4 (4.55%) Omniture
10 4 (4.55%) Google
11 3 (3.41%) Coremetrics
11 3 (3.41%) ATG
12 2 (2.27%) VMware
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
BLOC
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
XCM Rock
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago