The table below looks at the statistics for VisionPLUS skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VisionPLUS over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
First Data VisionPLUS
Rank 871 846 885
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +39
Permanent jobs citing VisionPLUS 17 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.016% 0.007% 0.004%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.21% 0.089% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 3
Average salary £55,000 £100,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.00% +185.71%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £100,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-45.00% +185.71%
VisionPLUS
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
8205 7862 8808
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 7.55% 7.90% 7.99%
Number of salaries quoted 6432 6253 7338
Average salary £52,910 £50,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.82% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -

VisionPLUS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

VisionPLUS Jobs Demand Trend in England

VisionPLUS
Salary Trend in England

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

VisionPLUS Salary Trend in England

VisionPLUS
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VisionPLUS across the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

VisionPLUS Salary Histogram in England

VisionPLUS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VisionPLUS within the England region over the 3 months to 29 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
East of England 0 17 £55,000 -45.00%
VisionPLUS
UK

VisionPLUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing VisionPLUS 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 VisionPLUS.

1 11 (42.31%) Finance
1 11 (42.31%) Degree
2 9 (34.62%) CMS
2 9 (34.62%) VSAM
2 9 (34.62%) JCL
2 9 (34.62%) COBOL
2 9 (34.62%) DB2
2 9 (34.62%) CICS
3 8 (30.77%) Mathematics
3 8 (30.77%) Banking
3 8 (30.77%) Test Management
4 6 (23.08%) Temenos T24
4 6 (23.08%) PRINCE2
4 6 (23.08%) Temenos
4 6 (23.08%) Project Management
4 6 (23.08%) Programme Management
5 3 (11.54%) Risk Management
5 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (11.54%) MS Project
5 3 (11.54%) MS Office
5 3 (11.54%) ITIL
5 3 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (11.54%) Time Management
5 3 (11.54%) Marketing
5 3 (11.54%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
6 2 (7.69%) Test Strategy
7 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
7 1 (3.85%) Migration
7 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management

VisionPLUS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing VisionPLUS 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 VisionPLUS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (34.62%) CICS
1 9 (34.62%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Project
1 3 (11.54%) MS Office
1 3 (11.54%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Temenos T24
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) DB2
General
1 11 (42.31%) Finance
2 8 (30.77%) Banking
3 3 (11.54%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Test Manager
2 9 (34.62%) VisionPLUS Consultant
2 9 (34.62%) Consultant
3 4 (15.38%) Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Programme Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Project Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Test Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Programme Test Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Manager
6 1 (3.85%) QA Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Test Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Tester
6 1 (3.85%) Test Leader
6 1 (3.85%) Payments Business Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Defect Manager
6 1 (3.85%) QA Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) VSAM
2 8 (30.77%) Mathematics
3 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Test Management
2 6 (23.08%) PRINCE2
2 6 (23.08%) Project Management
2 6 (23.08%) Programme Management
3 3 (11.54%) ITIL
3 3 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (11.54%) Risk Management
3 3 (11.54%) Time Management
4 2 (7.69%) Test Strategy
5 1 (3.85%) Test Scripting
5 1 (3.85%) Migration
5 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.85%) Scrum
5 1 (3.85%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) COBOL
1 9 (34.62%) JCL
Qualifications
1 11 (42.31%) Degree
2 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.85%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.85%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Temenos
2 1 (3.85%) Cognizant