The table below looks at the statistics for VisionPLUS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VisionPLUS over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
First Data VisionPLUS
Rank 92 - 77
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VisionPLUS 1 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.079% - 0.69%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.32% - 9.68%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Average salary £57,500 - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 - £47,500
VisionPLUS
East of England

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

Business Applications Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
76 67 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 6.03% 7.08% 7.13%
Number of salaries quoted 64 47 51
Average salary £50,000 £48,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,900 £30,000 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £65,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

VisionPLUS
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

VisionPLUS Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

VisionPLUS
Salary Trend in Essex

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

VisionPLUS Salary Trend in Essex

VisionPLUS
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 7 (87.50%) COBOL
1 7 (87.50%) DB2
1 7 (87.50%) CICS
1 7 (87.50%) JCL
1 7 (87.50%) VSAM
1 7 (87.50%) Degree
1 7 (87.50%) Mathematics
1 7 (87.50%) CMS
2 1 (12.50%) BASE24
2 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
2 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) System Testing
2 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Electronics
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) DTV
2 1 (12.50%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) HP

VisionPLUS
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 7 (87.50%) CICS
1 7 (87.50%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) BASE24
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) DB2
General
1 1 (12.50%) Electronics
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Consultant
1 7 (87.50%) VisionPLUS Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) VSAM
1 7 (87.50%) Mathematics
2 1 (12.50%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
1 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (12.50%) System Testing
1 1 (12.50%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) COBOL
1 7 (87.50%) JCL
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) SAP
1 1 (12.50%) HP