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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Autonomy IDOL
Rank 620 662 614
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -48
Permanent jobs citing IDOL 16 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.036% 0.008% 0.014%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.12% 0.027% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 16 4 6
Average salary £57,500 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,750 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £49,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £38,000 £61,750
% change year-on-year
+9.21% -38.46%
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
13345 14841 12985
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 30.17% 30.83% 29.27%
Number of salaries quoted 11285 12932 11224
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £36,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IDOL across the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

IDOL Salary Histogram in London

IDOL
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IDOL within the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
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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 +28 5 £60,000 +26.31%
IDOL
England

IDOL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 27 (96.43%) WorkSite
2 21 (75.00%) HP
3 20 (71.43%) Document Management
4 18 (64.29%) Legal
4 18 (64.29%) Windows
5 17 (60.71%) SharePoint
5 17 (60.71%) SQL Server
6 16 (57.14%) Law
7 15 (53.57%) Client/Server
8 14 (50.00%) Project Planning
9 9 (32.14%) Web Analytics
9 9 (32.14%) Content Management
9 9 (32.14%) .NET
9 9 (32.14%) SQL
9 9 (32.14%) ASP.NET
9 9 (32.14%) Analytics
10 8 (28.57%) SharePoint 2013
10 8 (28.57%) Ajax
10 8 (28.57%) JSON
10 8 (28.57%) CSS
10 8 (28.57%) XML
10 8 (28.57%) C#
10 8 (28.57%) HTML
10 8 (28.57%) JavaScript
10 8 (28.57%) WebTrends
10 8 (28.57%) Google
10 8 (28.57%) Web Development
10 8 (28.57%) Lua
10 8 (28.57%) Google Analytics
11 5 (17.86%) Release Management

IDOL
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 27 (96.43%) WorkSite
2 17 (60.71%) SharePoint
3 8 (28.57%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Office
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (28.57%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 8 (28.57%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) DHCP
1 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
1 2 (7.14%) DNS
1 2 (7.14%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (60.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (3.57%) DTS
2 1 (3.57%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
General
1 18 (64.29%) Legal
2 16 (57.14%) Law
3 5 (17.86%) Finance
4 4 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Applications Support
2 14 (50.00%) Analyst
3 9 (32.14%) Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Support Specialist
5 2 (7.14%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Server Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Applications Specialist
6 1 (3.57%) DBA
6 1 (3.57%) SQL DBA
6 1 (3.57%) Applications Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (32.14%) .NET
1 9 (32.14%) ASP.NET
2 8 (28.57%) CSS
2 8 (28.57%) XML
2 8 (28.57%) Ajax
2 8 (28.57%) JSON
2 8 (28.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (53.57%) Client/Server
2 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.14%) Blackberry
3 2 (7.14%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.57%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 18 (64.29%) Windows
2 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (7.14%) Windows 7
2 2 (7.14%) Windows 8
2 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (71.43%) Document Management
2 14 (50.00%) Project Planning
3 9 (32.14%) Content Management
3 9 (32.14%) Web Analytics
3 9 (32.14%) Analytics
4 8 (28.57%) Web Development
5 5 (17.86%) Release Management
5 5 (17.86%) Information Management
5 5 (17.86%) ITIL
5 5 (17.86%) Incident Management
5 5 (17.86%) Change Control
6 2 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (3.57%) Database Mirroring
7 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.57%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 9 (32.14%) SQL
2 8 (28.57%) C#
2 8 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 8 (28.57%) Lua
3 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (7.14%) vSphere
Vendors
1 21 (75.00%) HP
2 8 (28.57%) Google
3 2 (7.14%) Cisco
3 2 (7.14%) Citrix
3 2 (7.14%) NetApp
3 2 (7.14%) VMware