The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VocaLink products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VocaLink over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within VocaLink Limited.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VocaLink
England / London
Rank 567 642 643
Rank change year-on-year
+75 +1
Permanent jobs citing VocaLink 7 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.021% 0.010% 0.002%
As % of the Vendors category 0.049% 0.022% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 1
Median salary £81,250 £67,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.37% +35.00%
UK excluding London median salary - - £40,375

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

Vendors Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
14184 17955 19831
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 42.38% 44.31% 48.02%
Number of salaries quoted 11826 15070 16752
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

VocaLink
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing VocaLink as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

VocaLink Jobs Demand Trend in London

VocaLink
Salary Trend in London

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

VocaLink Salary Trend in London

VocaLink
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT jobs citing VocaLink 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 VocaLink.

1 9 (81.82%) Finance
2 8 (72.73%) Change Control
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (36.36%) Banking
4 4 (36.36%) Retail
4 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
4 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2
4 4 (36.36%) Python
4 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (36.36%) Internet
4 4 (36.36%) Project Management
4 4 (36.36%) Signal Processing
4 4 (36.36%) Matplotlib
4 4 (36.36%) Machine Learning
4 4 (36.36%) Pandas
4 4 (36.36%) Physics
4 4 (36.36%) Statistics
4 4 (36.36%) Online Banking
4 4 (36.36%) NumPy
4 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (36.36%) scikit-learn
4 4 (36.36%) Translating Business Requirements
4 4 (36.36%) Fintech
4 4 (36.36%) Prototyping
5 3 (27.27%) SDLC
6 2 (18.18%) Presales
6 2 (18.18%) Performance Management
6 2 (18.18%) Customer Engagement

VocaLink
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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) Internet
2 1 (9.09%) ATM
General
1 9 (81.82%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Banking
2 4 (36.36%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Data Scientist
1 4 (36.36%) Project Manager
1 4 (36.36%) Senior Manager
1 4 (36.36%) Senior Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Lead Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Lead Solutions Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Functional Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Payments Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) Matplotlib
1 4 (36.36%) NumPy
1 4 (36.36%) Pandas
1 4 (36.36%) scikit-learn
2 2 (18.18%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (36.36%) Fintech
1 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
1 4 (36.36%) Online Banking
1 4 (36.36%) Physics
1 4 (36.36%) Statistics
2 1 (9.09%) APACS
2 1 (9.09%) Chip and PIN
2 1 (9.09%) EFT
2 1 (9.09%) EFTPOS
2 1 (9.09%) EMV
2 1 (9.09%) EPoS
2 1 (9.09%) Smartcard
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Change Control
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) Machine Learning
3 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2
3 4 (36.36%) Project Management
3 4 (36.36%) Prototyping
3 4 (36.36%) Signal Processing
3 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (36.36%) Translating Business Requirements
4 3 (27.27%) SDLC
5 2 (18.18%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (18.18%) Line Management
5 2 (18.18%) Performance Management
5 2 (18.18%) Presales
5 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (18.18%) TOGAF
5 2 (18.18%) Zachman Framework
6 1 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Mobile Commerce
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Python
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Cubic Transportation
1 1 (9.09%) Elavon
1 1 (9.09%) FIS
1 1 (9.09%) Hypercom
1 1 (9.09%) Ingenico
1 1 (9.09%) Sage
1 1 (9.09%) Thales
1 1 (9.09%) TSYS
1 1 (9.09%) VeriFone
1 1 (9.09%) Wincor Nixdorf
1 1 (9.09%) WorldPay