The table below looks at the statistics for BASE24 skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BASE24 over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ACI BASE24
Rank 607 622 597
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -25
Permanent jobs citing BASE24 5 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.012% 0.014% 0.025%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.15% 0.18% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 9
Average salary - - £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year
-38.40% -
BASE24
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 London region.

Business Applications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
3268 3395 3446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 7.77% 7.89% 7.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2743 2559 2760
Average salary £57,500 £59,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.36% +8.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

BASE24
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BASE24 across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

BASE24 Jobs Demand Trend in London

BASE24
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BASE24 across the London region.

BASE24 Salary Trend in London

BASE24
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing BASE24 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 BASE24.

1 11 (78.57%) Banking
2 10 (71.43%) Retail
2 10 (71.43%) COBOL
2 10 (71.43%) Tandem
3 9 (64.29%) Cryptography
3 9 (64.29%) QA
3 9 (64.29%) PowerShell
3 9 (64.29%) Windows 7
3 9 (64.29%) VocaLink
3 9 (64.29%) Mentoring
3 9 (64.29%) Coaching
3 9 (64.29%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (64.29%) C#
3 9 (64.29%) C++
3 9 (64.29%) Java
3 9 (64.29%) SQL
3 9 (64.29%) J2EE
3 9 (64.29%) Oracle
3 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
3 9 (64.29%) DB2
3 9 (64.29%) XML
3 9 (64.29%) Windows
3 9 (64.29%) Linux
3 9 (64.29%) Windows XP
3 9 (64.29%) ATM
3 9 (64.29%) TCP/IP
3 9 (64.29%) IBM
3 9 (64.29%) HP
3 9 (64.29%) Change Management
3 9 (64.29%) Finance

BASE24
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing BASE24 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 BASE24. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) ATM
1 9 (64.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
1 9 (64.29%) DB2
General
1 11 (78.57%) Banking
2 10 (71.43%) Retail
3 9 (64.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Technical Specialist
2 4 (28.57%) Senior Technical Specialist
3 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) J2EE
1 9 (64.29%) XML
2 5 (35.71%) HTML
3 3 (21.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (71.43%) Tandem
2 9 (64.29%) Cryptography
2 9 (64.29%) EMV
2 9 (64.29%) Mainframe
2 9 (64.29%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
1 9 (64.29%) Linux
1 9 (64.29%) Windows XP
1 9 (64.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Change Management
1 9 (64.29%) Mentoring
1 9 (64.29%) Coaching
2 3 (21.43%) EAI
2 3 (21.43%) SOA
2 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
2 3 (21.43%) Zachman Framework
2 3 (21.43%) TOGAF
2 3 (21.43%) Logistics
2 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) COBOL
2 9 (64.29%) Java
2 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 9 (64.29%) PL/1
2 9 (64.29%) JCL
2 9 (64.29%) PowerShell
2 9 (64.29%) C#
2 9 (64.29%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (64.29%) ISO 8583
1 9 (64.29%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Oracle
1 9 (64.29%) IBM
1 9 (64.29%) HP
1 9 (64.29%) NCR
1 9 (64.29%) VocaLink
2 5 (35.71%) Cognizant