The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Northgate products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Northgate over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 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 Northgate Information Solutions plc.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Northgate
Rank 194 174 175
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +1
Permanent jobs citing Northgate 1 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.024% 0.13% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 0.054% 0.31% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 7
Average salary £33,307 £31,500 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.73% +43.18%
UK excluding London average salary £34,750 £42,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-18.23% +28.78%
Northgate
North West

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

Vendors Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1841 1636 1735
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 44.18% 43.97% 45.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1482 1369 1519
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,400
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

Northgate
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Northgate across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Northgate Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Northgate
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Northgate Salary Trend in Manchester

Northgate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Northgate 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 Northgate.

1 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) Business Objects
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) Orchard
4 1 (16.67%) ResourceLink
4 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (16.67%) Data Extraction
4 1 (16.67%) Data Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Management
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (16.67%) XML
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 1 (16.67%) Agresso
4 1 (16.67%) Sage

Northgate
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Northgate 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 Northgate. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Agresso
1 1 (16.67%) ResourceLink
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Toad
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst Developer
2 2 (33.33%) MI Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Implementation Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) OOD
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (16.67%) Data Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Management
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Business Objects
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) Orchard
3 1 (16.67%) Sage