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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apteco FastStats
Rank 583 643 -
Rank change year-on-year
+60 -
Permanent jobs citing FastStats 48 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.019% -
As % of the Applications category 0.81% 0.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 42 8 0
Average salary £37,500 £46,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.91% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +13.63%
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
5915 6812 6013
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 13.38% 14.15% 13.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4937 5563 5020
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -

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 3 August 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 3 August 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 +44 10 £31,500 -26.74%
FastStats
England

FastStats
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 74 (94.87%) SQL
2 59 (75.64%) Marketing
3 28 (35.90%) ETL
4 26 (33.33%) CRM
5 25 (32.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 24 (30.77%) Microsoft
7 21 (26.92%) XML
8 20 (25.64%) SQL Server
8 20 (25.64%) Direct Marketing
9 17 (21.79%) Oracle
9 17 (21.79%) Adobe
9 17 (21.79%) Analytics
10 16 (20.51%) Adobe Campaign
10 16 (20.51%) Java
11 15 (19.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 15 (19.23%) Validation
12 14 (17.95%) Unica
13 13 (16.67%) Selenium
13 13 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
13 13 (16.67%) Data Validation
13 13 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
13 13 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
13 13 (16.67%) Automation Testing
13 13 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
13 13 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
14 12 (15.38%) Relational Database
14 12 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
14 12 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
15 11 (14.10%) MS Excel
16 10 (12.82%) SPSS

FastStats
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 7 (8.97%) SAS
2 1 (1.28%) Drupal
2 1 (1.28%) Apache Pig
2 1 (1.28%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 11 (14.10%) MS Excel
2 10 (12.82%) SPSS
3 2 (2.56%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 16 (20.51%) Adobe Campaign
2 14 (17.95%) Unica
3 6 (7.69%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.85%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.54%) SMS
2 8 (10.26%) Intranet
2 8 (10.26%) Internet
2 8 (10.26%) Extranet
3 2 (2.56%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (32.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 20 (25.64%) SQL Server
3 15 (19.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (15.38%) Relational Database
6 9 (11.54%) DataStage
7 8 (10.26%) RDBMS
7 8 (10.26%) MS Access
8 5 (6.41%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (3.85%) QlikView
10 2 (2.56%) Oracle Database
10 2 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (1.28%) Data Mart
11 1 (1.28%) Hadoop
11 1 (1.28%) Apache Hive
11 1 (1.28%) MongoDB
11 1 (1.28%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (1.28%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 13 (16.67%) Selenium
1 13 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (11.54%) Talend Open Studio
3 4 (5.13%) Oracle APEX
General
1 59 (75.64%) Marketing
2 3 (3.85%) Advertising
3 2 (2.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 38 (48.72%) Analyst
2 22 (28.21%) Developer
3 17 (21.79%) Data Analyst
4 16 (20.51%) Marketing Analyst
5 12 (15.38%) Test Analyst
6 11 (14.10%) Marketing Data Analyst
7 9 (11.54%) ETL Developer
8 8 (10.26%) Applications Developer
8 8 (10.26%) Senior Developer
8 8 (10.26%) Senior ETL Developer
9 5 (6.41%) Architect
9 5 (6.41%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (5.13%) Oracle Developer
10 4 (5.13%) Insight Analyst
10 4 (5.13%) Campaign Analyst
10 4 (5.13%) Data Manager
10 4 (5.13%) Marketing Executive
11 3 (3.85%) Campaign Executive
11 3 (3.85%) Data Administrator
11 3 (3.85%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (26.92%) XML
2 9 (11.54%) HTML
3 8 (10.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.26%) Client/Server
3 3 (3.85%) Data Extraction
3 3 (3.85%) Visualisation
3 3 (3.85%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.54%) Android
1 9 (11.54%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.56%) Linux
2 2 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (35.90%) ETL
2 26 (33.33%) CRM
3 20 (25.64%) Direct Marketing
4 17 (21.79%) Analytics
5 15 (19.23%) Validation
6 13 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (16.67%) Data Validation
6 13 (16.67%) Automation Testing
7 12 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
7 12 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (11.54%) E-Commerce
9 8 (10.26%) ERD
9 8 (10.26%) B2B
9 8 (10.26%) Email Marketing
10 6 (7.69%) Data Management
10 6 (7.69%) Database Marketing
11 5 (6.41%) Project Management
11 5 (6.41%) Campaign Management
12 4 (5.13%) Campaign Analysis
12 4 (5.13%) Process Architecture
Programming Languages
1 74 (94.87%) SQL
2 16 (20.51%) Java
3 9 (11.54%) JavaScript
3 9 (11.54%) C#
3 9 (11.54%) PHP
4 8 (10.26%) C++
5 6 (7.69%) PL/SQL
5 6 (7.69%) R
6 4 (5.13%) Apex Code
7 3 (3.85%) VB
8 2 (2.56%) Perl
8 2 (2.56%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.28%) C
9 1 (1.28%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (10.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.13%) COBIT
2 1 (1.28%) QA
Vendors
1 24 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 17 (21.79%) Adobe
2 17 (21.79%) Oracle
3 9 (11.54%) Informatica
3 9 (11.54%) Tableau
3 9 (11.54%) Talend
3 9 (11.54%) ExactTarget
4 8 (10.26%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (8.97%) Alterian
6 6 (7.69%) Omniture
6 6 (7.69%) Coremetrics
7 5 (6.41%) IBM
8 4 (5.13%) Siebel
8 4 (5.13%) Teradata
9 3 (3.85%) Google
10 2 (2.56%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.28%) Cognos
11 1 (1.28%) DoubleClick