The table below looks at the statistics for IDOL skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IDOL over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Autonomy IDOL
Rank - 596 628
Permanent jobs citing IDOL 0 20 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London - 0.045% 0.035%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 0.15% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 18 18
Average salary - £53,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.15%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £60,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-37.19% +42.35%
IDOL
England

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

Database & Business Intelligence Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
14536 13324 14578
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 30.63% 29.65% 28.71%
Number of salaries quoted 12651 11556 12920
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £36,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IDOL
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

IDOL Jobs Demand Trend in London

IDOL
Salary Trend in London

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

IDOL Salary Trend in London

IDOL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing IDOL 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 IDOL.

1 8 (80.00%) ITIL
2 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (50.00%) Banking
4 4 (40.00%) Information Management
4 4 (40.00%) Document Management
4 4 (40.00%) WorkSite
4 4 (40.00%) Release Management
4 4 (40.00%) SAP
4 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (40.00%) HP
4 4 (40.00%) Citrix
4 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
4 4 (40.00%) VMware
4 4 (40.00%) Windows
4 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
5 3 (30.00%) Law
5 3 (30.00%) Legal
5 3 (30.00%) Incident Management
5 3 (30.00%) Blackberry
5 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (30.00%) Change Control
6 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 2 (20.00%) Analytics
6 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (20.00%) HTML5
6 2 (20.00%) REST
6 2 (20.00%) CSS3

IDOL
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing IDOL 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 IDOL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (40.00%) WorkSite
1 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Intranet
1 2 (20.00%) Extranet
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (60.00%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Banking
3 3 (30.00%) Law
3 3 (30.00%) Legal
4 2 (20.00%) Publishing
5 1 (10.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Technical Specialist
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Team Leader
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (20.00%) HTML5
1 2 (20.00%) REST
1 2 (20.00%) CSS3
1 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (20.00%) JSON
1 2 (20.00%) Middleware
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
1 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (20.00%) CSS
1 2 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (30.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) Information Management
2 4 (40.00%) Document Management
2 4 (40.00%) Release Management
3 3 (30.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (30.00%) Change Control
4 2 (20.00%) Analytics
4 2 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (20.00%) Web Analytics
4 2 (20.00%) MVC
5 1 (10.00%) Service Management
5 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
5 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
5 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) SAP
1 4 (40.00%) HP
1 4 (40.00%) Citrix
1 4 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (20.00%) Interwoven
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft