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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VocaLink over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VocaLink
Rank 628 652 -
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -
Permanent jobs citing VocaLink 8 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.018% 0.002% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.038% 0.004% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £65,000 £49,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.65% -
UK excluding London average salary £75,000 £31,250 £29,000
% change year-on-year
+140.00% +7.75%
VocaLink
England

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
20808 22879 21017
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 46.56% 46.48% 46.78%
Number of salaries quoted 17444 18866 17393
Average salary £54,000 £50,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.93% +1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

VocaLink
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VocaLink across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VocaLink across the London region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

VocaLink Salary Histogram in London

VocaLink
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing VocaLink 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 VocaLink.

1 9 (81.82%) ATM
1 9 (81.82%) EMV
2 8 (72.73%) ISO 8583
3 7 (63.64%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (54.55%) Tandem
4 6 (54.55%) Cryptography
4 6 (54.55%) Change Management
4 6 (54.55%) Finance
4 6 (54.55%) Banking
4 6 (54.55%) Mainframe
4 6 (54.55%) Java
4 6 (54.55%) IBM
4 6 (54.55%) HP
4 6 (54.55%) PL/1
4 6 (54.55%) XML
4 6 (54.55%) C#
4 6 (54.55%) C++
4 6 (54.55%) COBOL
4 6 (54.55%) J2EE
5 5 (45.45%) Oracle
5 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
5 5 (45.45%) DB2
5 5 (45.45%) HTML
5 5 (45.45%) Windows
5 5 (45.45%) Linux
5 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
5 5 (45.45%) Cognizant
5 5 (45.45%) NCR
5 5 (45.45%) SQL
5 5 (45.45%) JCL

VocaLink
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing VocaLink 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 VocaLink. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 5 (45.45%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) ATM
2 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
1 5 (45.45%) DB2
2 1 (9.09%) NonStop SQL
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
1 6 (54.55%) Banking
2 5 (45.45%) Retail
3 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Technical Specialist
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Test Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Product Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Product Development Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Mainframe Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Product Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Product Manager
3 1 (9.09%) COBOL Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Development Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Development Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Payments Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) XML
1 6 (54.55%) J2EE
2 5 (45.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) EMV
2 7 (63.64%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (54.55%) Tandem
3 6 (54.55%) Cryptography
3 6 (54.55%) Mainframe
4 3 (27.27%) APACS
4 3 (27.27%) Chip and PIN
4 3 (27.27%) EFT
4 3 (27.27%) EPoS
5 2 (18.18%) EFTPOS
5 2 (18.18%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
1 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
1 5 (45.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Change Management
2 5 (45.45%) Mentoring
2 5 (45.45%) Coaching
3 2 (18.18%) Mobile Commerce
3 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Business Development
4 1 (9.09%) Market Research
4 1 (9.09%) Product Management
4 1 (9.09%) B2B
4 1 (9.09%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Java
1 6 (54.55%) PL/1
1 6 (54.55%) C#
1 6 (54.55%) C++
1 6 (54.55%) COBOL
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) JCL
2 5 (45.45%) PowerShell
3 1 (9.09%) Erlang
3 1 (9.09%) Assembly Language
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (72.73%) ISO 8583
2 5 (45.45%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) IBM
1 6 (54.55%) HP
2 5 (45.45%) Oracle
2 5 (45.45%) Cognizant
2 5 (45.45%) NCR
3 3 (27.27%) WorldPay
3 3 (27.27%) Elavon
3 3 (27.27%) Ingenico
3 3 (27.27%) TSYS
3 3 (27.27%) VeriFone
3 3 (27.27%) Wincor Nixdorf
3 3 (27.27%) Sage