The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of VocaLink products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VocaLink over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Midlands region.

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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VocaLink
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing VocaLink 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £31,250 £29,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+7.75% -47.27%
Vendors Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
96 136 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 53.04% 64.76% 50.18%
Number of salaries quoted 67 58 104
Average salary £55,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £35,000 £39,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £69,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VocaLink
England

VocaLink
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

VocaLink Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

VocaLink
Top 27 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 2 (66.67%) Sage
1 2 (66.67%) EPoS
1 2 (66.67%) EMV
1 2 (66.67%) Chip and PIN
1 2 (66.67%) EFT
1 2 (66.67%) EFTPOS
1 2 (66.67%) Smartcard
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile Commerce
1 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 2 (66.67%) ATM
1 2 (66.67%) APACS
1 2 (66.67%) ISO 8583
1 2 (66.67%) Wincor Nixdorf
1 2 (66.67%) French Language
1 2 (66.67%) TSYS
1 2 (66.67%) VeriFone
2 1 (33.33%) Product Management
2 1 (33.33%) Summit
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) PMP
2 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management

VocaLink
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) ATM
General
1 2 (66.67%) French Language
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Payments Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) EPoS
1 2 (66.67%) EMV
1 2 (66.67%) Chip and PIN
1 2 (66.67%) EFT
1 2 (66.67%) EFTPOS
1 2 (66.67%) Smartcard
1 2 (66.67%) APACS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile Commerce
1 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Product Management
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) PMP
1 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Sage
1 2 (66.67%) Wincor Nixdorf
1 2 (66.67%) TSYS
1 2 (66.67%) VeriFone