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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VocaLink over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VocaLink
Rank 861 874 847
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -27
Permanent jobs citing VocaLink 16 4 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.015% 0.004% 0.026%
As % of the Vendors category 0.032% 0.008% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 13
Average salary £40,500 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,400 £36,400 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,100 £47,600 £51,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,438 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.72% +5.00%
VocaLink
UK

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
50554 49048 51443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 47.95% 47.42% 47.00%
Number of salaries quoted 41316 40270 43551
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,502
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

VocaLink
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VocaLink across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VocaLink within the England region over the 3 months to 26 November 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
Yorkshire - 6 £40,438 - 2
London +7 5 £50,000 -
North East - 4 - -
East of England - 1 - - 1
VocaLink
UK

VocaLink
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing VocaLink 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 VocaLink.

1 16 (94.12%) Java
1 16 (94.12%) Oracle
1 16 (94.12%) HP
2 15 (88.24%) ATM
2 15 (88.24%) IBM
2 15 (88.24%) PL/1
2 15 (88.24%) EMV
2 15 (88.24%) Mainframe
2 15 (88.24%) C#
2 15 (88.24%) C++
2 15 (88.24%) COBOL
2 15 (88.24%) SQL
2 15 (88.24%) J2EE
2 15 (88.24%) XML
2 15 (88.24%) Change Management
2 15 (88.24%) Finance
2 15 (88.24%) Tandem
2 15 (88.24%) Cryptography
3 14 (82.35%) QA
3 14 (82.35%) Banking
3 14 (82.35%) BASE24
3 14 (82.35%) ISO 8583
3 14 (82.35%) PowerShell
3 14 (82.35%) Windows 7
3 14 (82.35%) Windows
3 14 (82.35%) Linux
3 14 (82.35%) Windows XP
3 14 (82.35%) SQL Server
3 14 (82.35%) DB2
3 14 (82.35%) JCL

VocaLink
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing VocaLink 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 VocaLink. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.76%) SAS
2 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 14 (82.35%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 15 (88.24%) ATM
2 14 (82.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (82.35%) SQL Server
1 14 (82.35%) DB2
2 1 (5.88%) NonStop SQL
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) LoadRunner
General
1 15 (88.24%) Finance
2 14 (82.35%) Banking
3 12 (70.59%) Retail
4 1 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Technical Specialist
2 8 (47.06%) Senior Technical Specialist
3 1 (5.88%) Test Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Mainframe Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Leader
3 1 (5.88%) COBOL Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (88.24%) J2EE
1 15 (88.24%) XML
2 1 (5.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (88.24%) EMV
1 15 (88.24%) Mainframe
1 15 (88.24%) Tandem
1 15 (88.24%) Cryptography
2 12 (70.59%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (82.35%) Windows
1 14 (82.35%) Linux
1 14 (82.35%) Windows XP
1 14 (82.35%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Change Management
2 12 (70.59%) Mentoring
2 12 (70.59%) Coaching
3 2 (11.76%) UML
4 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.88%) Matrix Management
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Testing
4 1 (5.88%) Test Strategy
4 1 (5.88%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) Java
2 15 (88.24%) C#
2 15 (88.24%) C++
2 15 (88.24%) COBOL
2 15 (88.24%) SQL
2 15 (88.24%) PL/1
3 14 (82.35%) JCL
3 14 (82.35%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.88%) Assembly Language
4 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) ISEB
1 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (82.35%) ISO 8583
1 14 (82.35%) QA
2 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 16 (94.12%) Oracle
1 16 (94.12%) HP
2 15 (88.24%) IBM
3 14 (82.35%) NCR
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco
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