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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Brainbench
Rank 600 - 613
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Brainbench 5 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.012% - 0.018%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.047% - 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £95,000
UK excluding London average salary - £52,500 -
Brainbench
England

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

Qualifications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10599 10775 11943
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 25.68% 25.22% 26.28%
Number of salaries quoted 8663 8587 10054
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Brainbench
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Brainbench Jobs Demand Trend in London

Brainbench
Salary Trend in London

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

Brainbench Salary Trend in London

Brainbench
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing Brainbench 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 Brainbench.

1 12 (100.00%) Degree
1 12 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 12 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 9 (75.00%) Hedge funds
2 9 (75.00%) XPath
2 9 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 9 (75.00%) Asset Management
2 9 (75.00%) Subversion
2 9 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 9 (75.00%) Multithreading
2 9 (75.00%) Electronic Trading
2 9 (75.00%) Risk Management
2 9 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (75.00%) Oracle
2 9 (75.00%) SOAP
2 9 (75.00%) Web Services
2 9 (75.00%) XML
2 9 (75.00%) XSL
2 9 (75.00%) UML
2 9 (75.00%) OOP
2 9 (75.00%) RUP
2 9 (75.00%) XML Schema
3 8 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 8 (66.67%) C#
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
4 5 (41.67%) Windows
4 5 (41.67%) VB.NET
4 5 (41.67%) .NET
4 5 (41.67%) Derivative

Brainbench
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

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

Applications
1 8 (66.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle 11i
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (33.33%) DB2
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle8/8i Database
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle9i Database
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (75.00%) Subversion
2 5 (41.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (25.00%) Selenium
3 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio Team System
3 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (25.00%) LoadRunner
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Developer
1 9 (75.00%) Consultant
1 9 (75.00%) Technology Consultant
2 5 (41.67%) C# .NET Developer
2 5 (41.67%) .NET Developer
2 5 (41.67%) C# Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Java Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Technical Tester
4 3 (25.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) SOAP
1 9 (75.00%) Web Services
1 9 (75.00%) XML
1 9 (75.00%) XSL
1 9 (75.00%) XML Schema
2 5 (41.67%) .NET Remoting
2 5 (41.67%) .NET Framework
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
2 5 (41.67%) WCF
2 5 (41.67%) .NET
3 4 (33.33%) J2EE
3 4 (33.33%) EJB
3 4 (33.33%) JDBC
3 4 (33.33%) JSP
3 4 (33.33%) Servlets
3 4 (33.33%) CORBA
3 4 (33.33%) J2SE
3 4 (33.33%) Java RMI
3 4 (33.33%) JavaBeans
Miscellaneous
1 12 (100.00%) Computer Science
2 9 (75.00%) Hedge funds
3 5 (41.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (41.67%) Derivative
4 4 (33.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 9 (75.00%) UML
2 9 (75.00%) OOP
2 9 (75.00%) RUP
2 9 (75.00%) Risk Management
2 9 (75.00%) Asset Management
2 9 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 9 (75.00%) Multithreading
2 9 (75.00%) Electronic Trading
3 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 3 (25.00%) Test Planning
3 3 (25.00%) Test Management
3 3 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Scrum
3 3 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 3 (25.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) XPath
2 8 (66.67%) C#
3 5 (41.67%) VB.NET
4 4 (33.33%) Java
4 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 4 (33.33%) SQL
5 3 (25.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (33.33%) Sun Certification
3 3 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 3 (25.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 3 (25.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Oracle
2 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) Sun
3 4 (33.33%) Sybase
4 3 (25.00%) HP