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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
First Data VisionPLUS
Rank 74 88 86
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -2
Permanent jobs citing VisionPLUS 14 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.28% 0.36% 0.10%
As % of the Business Applications category 18.67% 6.06% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 0
Average salary £55,000 £100,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £100,000 £33,250
% change year-on-year
-45.00% +200.75%
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
75 66 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 6.83% 5.97% 4.40%
Number of salaries quoted 63 49 37
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £50,000 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VisionPLUS across the Essex region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

VisionPLUS Salary Histogram in Essex

VisionPLUS
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VisionPLUS within the Essex region over the 3 months to 22 September 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
Basildon - 10 £55,000 -
Thurrock - 1 - -
VisionPLUS
East of England

VisionPLUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 11 (47.83%) Degree
2 10 (43.48%) Finance
3 9 (39.13%) CMS
3 9 (39.13%) VSAM
3 9 (39.13%) COBOL
3 9 (39.13%) DB2
3 9 (39.13%) CICS
3 9 (39.13%) JCL
4 8 (34.78%) Mathematics
5 7 (30.43%) Banking
6 6 (26.09%) Test Management
7 5 (21.74%) Project Management
7 5 (21.74%) PRINCE2
7 5 (21.74%) Programme Management
8 4 (17.39%) Temenos
8 4 (17.39%) Temenos T24
9 3 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (13.04%) Time Management
9 3 (13.04%) Marketing
9 3 (13.04%) MS PowerPoint
9 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
9 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
9 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (13.04%) MS Project
9 3 (13.04%) MS Office
9 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (8.70%) ITIL
10 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
10 2 (8.70%) Test Strategy
10 2 (8.70%) Test Planning

VisionPLUS
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 9 (39.13%) CMS
1 9 (39.13%) CICS
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (13.04%) MS Project
1 3 (13.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Temenos T24
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) DB2
General
1 10 (43.48%) Finance
2 7 (30.43%) Banking
3 3 (13.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Consultant
1 9 (39.13%) VisionPLUS Consultant
2 8 (34.78%) Test Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Project Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Test Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Programme Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Programme Test Manager
6 1 (4.35%) QA Test Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Test Leader
6 1 (4.35%) Payments Business Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Defect Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Manager
6 1 (4.35%) QA Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) VSAM
2 8 (34.78%) Mathematics
3 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
3 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Test Management
2 5 (21.74%) Project Management
2 5 (21.74%) PRINCE2
2 5 (21.74%) Programme Management
3 3 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (13.04%) Time Management
3 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
4 2 (8.70%) ITIL
4 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
4 2 (8.70%) Test Strategy
4 2 (8.70%) Test Planning
5 1 (4.35%) Test Scripting
5 1 (4.35%) Line Management
5 1 (4.35%) Migration
5 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.35%) Software Testing
5 1 (4.35%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) COBOL
1 9 (39.13%) JCL
Qualifications
1 11 (47.83%) Degree
2 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.35%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Temenos
2 1 (4.35%) Cognizant