The table below looks at the statistics for FastStats skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FastStats over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apteco FastStats
Rank 586 634 619
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -15
Permanent jobs citing FastStats 27 24 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.062% 0.049% 0.005%
As % of the Applications category 0.46% 0.35% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 22 18 2
Average salary £38,250 £41,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.27% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,125 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £56,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £23,500 £35,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-32.85% -22.22%
FastStats
England

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

Applications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
5913 6943 6231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 13.61% 14.27% 14.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4903 5759 5117
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.49%

FastStats
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

FastStats Jobs Demand Trend in London

FastStats
Salary Trend in London

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

FastStats Salary Trend in London

FastStats
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing FastStats across the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

FastStats Salary Histogram in London

FastStats
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FastStats within the London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
City of London +42 10 £31,500 -10.00%
FastStats
England

FastStats
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing FastStats 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 FastStats.

1 42 (95.45%) SQL
2 36 (81.82%) Marketing
3 20 (45.45%) CRM
4 13 (29.55%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (27.27%) Direct Marketing
6 11 (25.00%) Unica
6 11 (25.00%) Analytics
6 11 (25.00%) Oracle
6 11 (25.00%) Adobe
6 11 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (22.73%) SPSS
7 10 (22.73%) Adobe Campaign
8 9 (20.45%) SAS
9 8 (18.18%) ETL
9 8 (18.18%) Relational Database
9 8 (18.18%) Alterian
10 7 (15.91%) Tableau
10 7 (15.91%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (15.91%) Microsoft
10 7 (15.91%) R
11 6 (13.64%) SMS
11 6 (13.64%) RDBMS
11 6 (13.64%) MS Excel
11 6 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
11 6 (13.64%) C#
11 6 (13.64%) HTML
11 6 (13.64%) JavaScript
11 6 (13.64%) PHP
11 6 (13.64%) ExactTarget

FastStats
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing FastStats 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 FastStats. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (20.45%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (22.73%) SPSS
2 6 (13.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (25.00%) Unica
2 10 (22.73%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (2.27%) Scribe Insight
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.64%) SMS
2 5 (11.36%) Intranet
2 5 (11.36%) Internet
2 5 (11.36%) Extranet
3 2 (4.55%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.18%) Relational Database
2 6 (13.64%) RDBMS
2 6 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (6.82%) MS Access
5 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (4.55%) QlikView
6 1 (2.27%) Data Mart
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.27%) OLAP
6 1 (2.27%) Data Mining
6 1 (2.27%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Oracle APEX
General
1 36 (81.82%) Marketing
2 2 (4.55%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Legal
3 1 (2.27%) Retail
3 1 (2.27%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (47.73%) Analyst
2 15 (34.09%) Data Analyst
3 12 (27.27%) Marketing Analyst
4 11 (25.00%) Developer
5 10 (22.73%) Marketing Data Analyst
6 4 (9.09%) Architect
6 4 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (9.09%) Applications Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Oracle Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Data Manager
7 3 (6.82%) Data Administrator
7 3 (6.82%) Insight Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) Administrator
8 2 (4.55%) Consultant
8 2 (4.55%) Service Manager
8 2 (4.55%) CRM Developer
9 1 (2.27%) Database Marketing Analyst
9 1 (2.27%) Marketing Consultant
9 1 (2.27%) Integration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.64%) HTML
2 5 (11.36%) XML
3 4 (9.09%) SOAP
4 1 (2.27%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.36%) Client/Server
3 4 (9.09%) Data Extraction
4 1 (2.27%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.27%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.36%) Apple iOS
1 5 (11.36%) Android
2 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (45.45%) CRM
2 13 (29.55%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (27.27%) Direct Marketing
4 11 (25.00%) Analytics
5 8 (18.18%) ETL
6 6 (13.64%) Data Analysis
7 5 (11.36%) Digital Marketing
7 5 (11.36%) ERD
7 5 (11.36%) E-Commerce
8 4 (9.09%) Project Management
8 4 (9.09%) B2B
8 4 (9.09%) ITIL
8 4 (9.09%) Process Architecture
8 4 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (9.09%) Performance Testing
8 4 (9.09%) System Testing
8 4 (9.09%) Campaign Management
8 4 (9.09%) Campaign Analysis
8 4 (9.09%) Email Marketing
8 4 (9.09%) Database Marketing
Programming Languages
1 42 (95.45%) SQL
2 7 (15.91%) R
3 6 (13.64%) C#
3 6 (13.64%) JavaScript
3 6 (13.64%) PHP
4 5 (11.36%) PL/SQL
4 5 (11.36%) Java
4 5 (11.36%) C++
5 4 (9.09%) Apex Code
6 3 (6.82%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.55%) VBA
8 1 (2.27%) VB
8 1 (2.27%) Perl
8 1 (2.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) COBIT
Vendors
1 11 (25.00%) Oracle
1 11 (25.00%) Adobe
2 8 (18.18%) Alterian
3 7 (15.91%) Tableau
3 7 (15.91%) Salesforce.com
3 7 (15.91%) Microsoft
4 6 (13.64%) ExactTarget
5 5 (11.36%) IBM
6 4 (9.09%) Teradata
6 4 (9.09%) Siebel
7 1 (2.27%) Cognos
7 1 (2.27%) Red Hat