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 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
Apteco FastStats
Rank 821 826 829
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Permanent jobs citing FastStats 30 45 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.030% 0.045% 0.017%
As % of the Applications category 0.19% 0.30% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 30 38 17
Average salary £40,000 £33,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% -16.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,725 £26,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £62,500 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £32,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+38.46% -21.21%
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
15743 14815 14908
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 15.78% 14.87% 14.80%
Number of salaries quoted 12938 12029 12690
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 2 March 2015.

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 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
(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 +26 16 £36,500 -28.78% 2
South West -6 11 £45,000 +55.17%
Yorkshire +3 3 £32,500 -31.57%
FastStats
UK

FastStats
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 55 (87.30%) Marketing
2 35 (55.56%) SQL
3 29 (46.03%) SPSS
4 28 (44.44%) SAS
5 25 (39.68%) CRM
5 25 (39.68%) Alterian
6 23 (36.51%) Data Analysis
7 22 (34.92%) Analytical Skills
8 21 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
9 18 (28.57%) Direct Marketing
10 17 (26.98%) SQL Server
11 16 (25.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 16 (25.40%) Degree
12 13 (20.63%) Statistics
12 13 (20.63%) Statistical Modelling
12 13 (20.63%) Analytics
13 11 (17.46%) SAP InfiniteInsight
13 11 (17.46%) Customer Segmentation
14 9 (14.29%) Mathematics
15 7 (11.11%) Campaign Management
15 7 (11.11%) R
15 7 (11.11%) Relational Database
15 7 (11.11%) Economics
15 7 (11.11%) Data Management
15 7 (11.11%) Project Management
15 7 (11.11%) CHAID
15 7 (11.11%) B2C
15 7 (11.11%) Microsoft
15 7 (11.11%) MS Excel
16 6 (9.52%) Data Mining

FastStats
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 28 (44.44%) SAS
2 4 (6.35%) IIS
3 2 (3.17%) Lync
Applications
1 29 (46.03%) SPSS
2 7 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.17%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.17%) MS Office
4 1 (1.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (17.46%) SAP InfiniteInsight
2 5 (7.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.59%) SMS
1 1 (1.59%) FTP
1 1 (1.59%) Intranet
1 1 (1.59%) Internet
1 1 (1.59%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (26.98%) SQL Server
2 16 (25.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 6 (9.52%) Data Mining
4 6 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (6.35%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (3.17%) MS Access
7 2 (3.17%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.59%) Data Mart
8 1 (1.59%) OLAP
8 1 (1.59%) OLAP Cube
8 1 (1.59%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 55 (87.30%) Marketing
2 4 (6.35%) Finance
3 3 (4.76%) Automotive
3 3 (4.76%) Legal
4 2 (3.17%) Games
4 2 (3.17%) Retail
5 1 (1.59%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 27 (42.86%) Analyst
2 13 (20.63%) Data Analyst
3 12 (19.05%) Marketing Analyst
4 9 (14.29%) Data Manager
5 8 (12.70%) Marketing Data Analyst
6 7 (11.11%) Consultant
7 6 (9.52%) Developer
7 6 (9.52%) Insight Analyst
7 6 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Specialist
8 4 (6.35%) Campaign Executive
8 4 (6.35%) Business Consultant
9 3 (4.76%) Business Analyst
9 3 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (4.76%) Delivery Manager
9 3 (4.76%) CRM Analyst
10 2 (3.17%) Marketing Consultant
10 2 (3.17%) Data Consultant
10 2 (3.17%) Service Manager
10 2 (3.17%) Campaign Analyst
10 2 (3.17%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.35%) Web Services
2 1 (1.59%) XML
2 1 (1.59%) MDX
2 1 (1.59%) HTML
2 1 (1.59%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (34.92%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (20.63%) Statistics
3 9 (14.29%) Mathematics
4 7 (11.11%) Economics
5 2 (3.17%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.59%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.59%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.59%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.59%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (39.68%) CRM
2 23 (36.51%) Data Analysis
3 21 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 18 (28.57%) Direct Marketing
5 13 (20.63%) Analytics
5 13 (20.63%) Statistical Modelling
6 11 (17.46%) Customer Segmentation
7 7 (11.11%) Campaign Management
7 7 (11.11%) Data Management
7 7 (11.11%) B2C
7 7 (11.11%) CHAID
7 7 (11.11%) Project Management
8 6 (9.52%) Business Analysis
8 6 (9.52%) ETL
9 5 (7.94%) Statistical Analysis
9 5 (7.94%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (6.35%) Campaign Analysis
10 4 (6.35%) Propensity Modelling
10 4 (6.35%) Database Marketing
10 4 (6.35%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (55.56%) SQL
2 7 (11.11%) R
3 6 (9.52%) T-SQL
4 3 (4.76%) VBA
5 1 (1.59%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.59%) VB
5 1 (1.59%) C#
5 1 (1.59%) C++
5 1 (1.59%) Java
5 1 (1.59%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.59%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (25.40%) Degree
2 5 (7.94%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.59%) VCP4
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 25 (39.68%) Alterian
2 7 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 6 (9.52%) Business Objects
3 6 (9.52%) SmartFocus
3 6 (9.52%) Minitab
4 5 (7.94%) Unica
5 4 (6.35%) Adobe
6 3 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (4.76%) Neolane
7 2 (3.17%) Tableau
7 2 (3.17%) Eloqua
7 2 (3.17%) Oracle
7 2 (3.17%) IBM
8 1 (1.59%) Chordiant
8 1 (1.59%) Aprimo
8 1 (1.59%) Marketo
8 1 (1.59%) ExactTarget
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