The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of VocaLink products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VocaLink over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Hertfordshire region.

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

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VocaLink
Rank 144 139 154
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +15
Permanent jobs citing VocaLink 3 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.12% 0.094% 0.038%
As % of the Vendors category 0.22% 0.18% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £60,250 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+85.71% -
Vendors Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1352 1125 1343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 54.28% 53.12% 50.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1104 827 1042
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VocaLink
East of England

VocaLink
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VocaLink across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

VocaLink Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

VocaLink
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

VocaLink Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

VocaLink
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VocaLink across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

VocaLink Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

VocaLink
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VocaLink within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Rickmansworth +4 2 £35,500 -
VocaLink
East of England

VocaLink
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Operations Management
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) Release Management
2 1 (25.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Market Research
2 1 (25.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Customer Insight
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Legal
2 1 (25.00%) AWK
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) SSH
2 1 (25.00%) PKI
2 1 (25.00%) Korn
2 1 (25.00%) Middleware
2 1 (25.00%) ClearQuest
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) VBA
2 1 (25.00%) J2EE

VocaLink
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) FTP
1 1 (25.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Toad
1 1 (25.00%) ClearQuest
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Legal
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Product Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Product Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Environment Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) J2EE
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (25.00%) Operations Management
1 1 (25.00%) Release Management
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Market Research
1 1 (25.00%) Software Architecture
1 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (25.00%) Customer Insight
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (25.00%) AWK
2 1 (25.00%) Korn
2 1 (25.00%) VBA
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Sun
1 1 (25.00%) BEA
1 1 (25.00%) Atlassian