The table below looks at the statistics for ResourceLink skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ResourceLink over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
NGA HR ResourceLink Aurora
Rank 626 634 620
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -14
Permanent jobs citing ResourceLink 1 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.002% 0.006% 0.002%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.030% 0.082% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 1
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% +13.63%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £34,750 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.47% +6.92%
ResourceLink
England

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

Business Applications Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
3294 3641 3608
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 7.53% 7.81% 8.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2722 2785 2879
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £37,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

ResourceLink
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

ResourceLink Jobs Demand Trend in London

ResourceLink
Salary Trend in London

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

ResourceLink Salary Trend in London

ResourceLink
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing ResourceLink 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 ResourceLink.

1 12 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 10 (62.50%) Project Management
2 10 (62.50%) PMP
2 10 (62.50%) PMI Certification
2 10 (62.50%) ITIL
2 10 (62.50%) PRINCE2
2 10 (62.50%) Cognos
2 10 (62.50%) Degree
2 10 (62.50%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (56.25%) MS Excel
4 8 (50.00%) MS Access
4 8 (50.00%) Cognos Impromptu
4 8 (50.00%) Service Delivery
4 8 (50.00%) i-GRasp
4 8 (50.00%) Northgate
5 3 (18.75%) WFM
5 3 (18.75%) Oracle
5 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
6 2 (12.50%) Citrix
6 2 (12.50%) MySQL
6 2 (12.50%) Agresso
6 2 (12.50%) Internet
6 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
6 2 (12.50%) Business Objects
6 2 (12.50%) IIS
6 2 (12.50%) SOAP
6 2 (12.50%) Web Services
6 2 (12.50%) XML
6 2 (12.50%) Windows
6 2 (12.50%) Linux

ResourceLink
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing ResourceLink 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 ResourceLink. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) IIS
1 2 (12.50%) JBoss
1 2 (12.50%) Apache
1 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (56.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) LAN
1 2 (12.50%) SMTP
1 2 (12.50%) FTP
1 2 (12.50%) HTTP
1 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
1 2 (12.50%) HTTPS
1 2 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) MS Access
1 8 (50.00%) Cognos Impromptu
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (12.50%) MySQL
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Analyst
2 8 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
2 8 (50.00%) Developer
2 8 (50.00%) Analyst Developer
2 8 (50.00%) Systems Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Manager
4 2 (12.50%) IT Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Applications Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Information Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Business Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) SOAP
1 2 (12.50%) Web Services
1 2 (12.50%) XML
1 2 (12.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (75.00%) Management Information System
2 10 (62.50%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) ITIL
1 10 (62.50%) PRINCE2
1 10 (62.50%) Project Management
2 8 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (18.75%) WFM
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (12.50%) Service Management
4 2 (12.50%) SOA
5 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (62.50%) PMP
1 10 (62.50%) PMI Certification
1 10 (62.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Cognos
2 8 (50.00%) i-GRasp
2 8 (50.00%) Northgate
3 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle
4 2 (12.50%) Business Objects
4 2 (12.50%) Citrix
4 2 (12.50%) LANDesk
5 1 (6.25%) Jaspersoft