The table below looks at the statistics for IDOL skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IDOL over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP IDOL
Rank 589 653 654
Rank change year-on-year
+64 +1
Permanent jobs citing IDOL 3 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.008% 0.007% 0.025%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.028% 0.022% 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 11
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -12.50%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 - £40,000
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
10617 13571 13431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 29.47% 31.36% 29.94%
Number of salaries quoted 9248 11581 11600
Median salary £60,000 £56,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

IDOL
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing IDOL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 22 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT jobs citing IDOL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for IDOL.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Client/Server
2 2 (66.67%) Law
2 2 (66.67%) Legal
2 2 (66.67%) Project Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Document Management
2 2 (66.67%) iManage
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) ESRI
3 1 (33.33%) JBoss
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL

IDOL
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (66.67%) Law
1 2 (66.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) DBA
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Applications Support
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) SQL DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Client/Server
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Document Management
1 2 (66.67%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) iManage
2 1 (33.33%) ESRI