The table below looks at the statistics for ResourceLink skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ResourceLink over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
NGA HR ResourceLink Aurora
Rank 839 838 868
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +30
Permanent jobs citing ResourceLink 26 25 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.025% 0.025% 0.009%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.33% 0.32% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 23 21 7
Average salary £38,436 £32,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.26% -9.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,800 £40,000 £39,172
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-5.17% +5.45%
ResourceLink
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
7891 7901 8367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 7.62% 7.86% 7.78%
Number of salaries quoted 6363 6155 6826
Average salary £53,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.95% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

ResourceLink
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

ResourceLink Jobs Demand Trend in England

ResourceLink
Salary Trend in England

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

ResourceLink Salary Trend in England

ResourceLink
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ResourceLink across the England region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

ResourceLink Salary Histogram in England

ResourceLink
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ResourceLink within the England region over the 3 months to 24 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 -7 16 £38,436 +10.11% 1
East of England -14 4 £25,000 -37.50%
South East -10 2 - -
South West - 2 £30,000 -
North West - 2 £32,000 -
ResourceLink
UK

ResourceLink
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing ResourceLink 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 ResourceLink.

1 22 (41.51%) ITIL
2 17 (32.08%) PRINCE2
2 17 (32.08%) Project Management
3 14 (26.42%) Management Information System
4 12 (22.64%) Degree
5 11 (20.75%) Oracle
5 11 (20.75%) MS Excel
5 11 (20.75%) Cognos
5 11 (20.75%) PMI Certification
6 10 (18.87%) Cognos Impromptu
6 10 (18.87%) PMP
6 10 (18.87%) Northgate
6 10 (18.87%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (16.98%) Systems Analysis
7 9 (16.98%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (15.09%) MS Access
8 8 (15.09%) Service Delivery
8 8 (15.09%) Migration
8 8 (15.09%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (15.09%) Business Analysis
8 8 (15.09%) i-GRasp
8 8 (15.09%) Informatics
8 8 (15.09%) Data Migration
8 8 (15.09%) Waterfall
9 7 (13.21%) SQL
9 7 (13.21%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (13.21%) Data Quality
10 5 (9.43%) Windows
10 5 (9.43%) CRM
10 5 (9.43%) Agresso

ResourceLink
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing ResourceLink 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 ResourceLink. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.66%) JBoss
1 3 (5.66%) Apache
1 3 (5.66%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.77%) IIS
3 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (20.75%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.77%) MS Office
3 1 (1.89%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (9.43%) Agresso
2 2 (3.77%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.66%) Google Apps
2 1 (1.89%) Taleo
2 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.66%) FTP
1 3 (5.66%) Intranet
2 2 (3.77%) Internet
2 2 (3.77%) LAN
2 2 (3.77%) SMTP
2 2 (3.77%) HTTP
2 2 (3.77%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.77%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.87%) Cognos Impromptu
2 8 (15.09%) MS Access
3 3 (5.66%) Oracle Database
3 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.77%) MySQL
4 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.89%) BusinessObjects
General
1 2 (3.77%) Finance
2 1 (1.89%) Retail
2 1 (1.89%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 29 (54.72%) Analyst
2 12 (22.64%) Systems Analyst
3 11 (20.75%) Business Analyst
4 8 (15.09%) Developer
4 8 (15.09%) Analyst Developer
4 8 (15.09%) Systems Developer
5 7 (13.21%) Systems Support
5 7 (13.21%) Support Analyst
5 7 (13.21%) Administrator
6 4 (7.55%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.66%) Applications Support
7 3 (5.66%) NHS Business Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) IT Support
8 2 (3.77%) Implementation Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) IT Business Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Applications Manager
8 2 (3.77%) IT Support Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Systems Support Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Technical Manager
8 2 (3.77%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.55%) HTML
2 2 (3.77%) SOAP
2 2 (3.77%) Web Services
2 2 (3.77%) XML
2 2 (3.77%) REST
3 1 (1.89%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (26.42%) Management Information System
2 10 (18.87%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (16.98%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (15.09%) Informatics
5 3 (5.66%) NHS
6 2 (3.77%) Replication
7 1 (1.89%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.43%) Windows
2 2 (3.77%) Linux
2 2 (3.77%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (41.51%) ITIL
2 17 (32.08%) PRINCE2
2 17 (32.08%) Project Management
3 9 (16.98%) Systems Analysis
4 8 (15.09%) Business Analysis
4 8 (15.09%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (15.09%) Data Migration
4 8 (15.09%) Service Delivery
4 8 (15.09%) Migration
4 8 (15.09%) Waterfall
5 7 (13.21%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (9.43%) CRM
7 3 (5.66%) WFM
8 2 (3.77%) Problem Management
8 2 (3.77%) Data Protection
8 2 (3.77%) Strategic Planning
8 2 (3.77%) SOA
8 2 (3.77%) Service Management
9 1 (1.89%) SSADM
9 1 (1.89%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (13.21%) SQL
2 4 (7.55%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (22.64%) Degree
2 11 (20.75%) PMI Certification
3 10 (18.87%) PMP
4 1 (1.89%) ISEB
4 1 (1.89%) CIPD
4 1 (1.89%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.21%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 11 (20.75%) Cognos
1 11 (20.75%) Oracle
2 10 (18.87%) Northgate
3 8 (15.09%) i-GRasp
4 4 (7.55%) SAP
4 4 (7.55%) Ceridian
4 4 (7.55%) Business Objects
5 3 (5.66%) Sage
5 3 (5.66%) Microsoft
5 3 (5.66%) Google
6 2 (3.77%) LANDesk
6 2 (3.77%) Citrix
7 1 (1.89%) Pegasus
7 1 (1.89%) Kronos
7 1 (1.89%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (1.89%) NorthgateArinso