The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VocaLink products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VocaLink over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within VocaLink Limited.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VocaLink
UK / England
Rank 829 924 920
Rank change year-on-year
+95 -4
Permanent jobs citing VocaLink 6 9 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.008% 0.009% 0.018%
As % of the Vendors category 0.017% 0.021% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 10
Median salary £80,000 £55,000 £45,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% +21.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £51,000 £37,250
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £59,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary - £50,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +23.45%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Vendors Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
34369 43401 47190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 43.53% 45.50% 47.42%
Number of salaries quoted 27866 35987 39023
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%

VocaLink
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing VocaLink as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

VocaLink Jobs Demand Trend in England

VocaLink
Salary Trend in England

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

VocaLink Salary Trend in England

VocaLink
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VocaLink across the England region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

VocaLink Salary Histogram in England

VocaLink
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VocaLink within the England region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +84 6 £80,000 +33.33%
VocaLink
UK

VocaLink
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT jobs citing VocaLink also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for VocaLink.

1 12 (80.00%) Finance
2 10 (66.67%) Change Control
3 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (40.00%) Banking
4 6 (40.00%) Retail
4 6 (40.00%) Online Banking
4 6 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (40.00%) Internet
4 6 (40.00%) Project Management
4 6 (40.00%) Fintech
5 5 (33.33%) SQL
5 5 (33.33%) Python
6 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
6 4 (26.67%) NumPy
6 4 (26.67%) Signal Processing
6 4 (26.67%) Matplotlib
6 4 (26.67%) Machine Learning
6 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
6 4 (26.67%) Statistics
6 4 (26.67%) Physics
6 4 (26.67%) Prototyping
6 4 (26.67%) Translating Business Requirements
6 4 (26.67%) Pandas
6 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (26.67%) scikit-learn
7 3 (20.00%) Line Management
7 3 (20.00%) Presales
7 3 (20.00%) SDLC
7 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture

VocaLink
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
1 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) Internet
2 1 (6.67%) ATM
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) LoadRunner
General
1 12 (80.00%) Finance
2 6 (40.00%) Banking
2 6 (40.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Data Scientist
2 4 (26.67%) Senior Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Senior Project Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Lead Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Lead Solutions Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Payments Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Payments Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Functional Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Payments Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Payments Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) Matplotlib
1 4 (26.67%) NumPy
1 4 (26.67%) Pandas
1 4 (26.67%) scikit-learn
2 3 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Fintech
1 6 (40.00%) Online Banking
2 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) APACS
3 1 (6.67%) Chip and PIN
3 1 (6.67%) EFT
3 1 (6.67%) EFTPOS
3 1 (6.67%) EMV
3 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (6.67%) EPoS
3 1 (6.67%) Smartcard
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Change Control
2 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (40.00%) Project Management
3 6 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (26.67%) Machine Learning
4 4 (26.67%) Physics
4 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
4 4 (26.67%) Prototyping
4 4 (26.67%) Signal Processing
4 4 (26.67%) Statistics
4 4 (26.67%) Translating Business Requirements
5 3 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
5 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (20.00%) Line Management
5 3 (20.00%) Performance Management
5 3 (20.00%) Presales
5 3 (20.00%) SDLC
5 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (20.00%) TOGAF
5 3 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) Python
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) Perl
2 1 (6.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Cubic Transportation
1 1 (6.67%) Elavon
1 1 (6.67%) FIS
1 1 (6.67%) HP
1 1 (6.67%) Hypercom
1 1 (6.67%) Ingenico
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle
1 1 (6.67%) Sage
1 1 (6.67%) Thales
1 1 (6.67%) TSYS
1 1 (6.67%) VeriFone
1 1 (6.67%) Wincor Nixdorf
1 1 (6.67%) WorldPay