The table below looks at the statistics for EAI skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited EAI over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Enterprise Application Integration (EAI)
Rank 244 235 249
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +14
Permanent jobs citing EAI 6 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.081% 0.030% 0.055%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.096% 0.037% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 4
Average salary £42,500 £51,000 £54,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -5.99%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £61,250 £50,250
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +21.89%
EAI
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6237 5435 5779
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 84.00% 80.28% 79.59%
Number of salaries quoted 5235 4561 4974
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

EAI
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing EAI across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

EAI Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

EAI
Salary Trend in the North West

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

EAI Salary Trend in the North West

EAI
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing EAI within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lancashire - 5 £42,500 -
Cheshire -22 1 £52,500 +2.94%
EAI
England

EAI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing EAI 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 EAI.

1 13 (76.47%) Linux
1 13 (76.47%) Degree
1 13 (76.47%) Computer Science
2 11 (64.71%) SOA
3 9 (52.94%) Java
3 9 (52.94%) SQL
3 9 (52.94%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (47.06%) Change Management
4 8 (47.06%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (47.06%) DB2
4 8 (47.06%) Middleware
5 7 (41.18%) Oracle
5 7 (41.18%) ITIL
5 7 (41.18%) Finance
5 7 (41.18%) QA
6 6 (35.29%) TIBCO
7 5 (29.41%) TIBCO Hawk
7 5 (29.41%) BusinessWorks
7 5 (29.41%) Python
7 5 (29.41%) JMS
7 5 (29.41%) SLA
7 5 (29.41%) WebLogic Portal
7 5 (29.41%) Shell Script
7 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
7 5 (29.41%) WebLogic
7 5 (29.41%) SC Cleared
7 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
7 5 (29.41%) TIBCO EMS
7 5 (29.41%) Manufacturing
7 5 (29.41%) Ruby

EAI
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing EAI 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 EAI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (29.41%) WebLogic Portal
1 5 (29.41%) WebLogic
1 5 (29.41%) TIBCO EMS
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (29.41%) BusinessWorks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) DB2
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Subversion
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 5 (29.41%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Systems Administrator
1 5 (29.41%) Administrator
1 5 (29.41%) Technical Leader
2 3 (17.65%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (17.65%) Architect
2 3 (17.65%) Team Leader
2 3 (17.65%) Release Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Testing Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Test Team Leader
3 2 (11.76%) Integration Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Test Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Team Leader
4 1 (5.88%) Middleware Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) Middleware
2 5 (29.41%) JMS
3 4 (23.53%) .NET
3 4 (23.53%) Web Services
4 3 (17.65%) SOAP
5 2 (11.76%) EJB
6 1 (5.88%) JDBC
6 1 (5.88%) XML
6 1 (5.88%) JSON
6 1 (5.88%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 13 (76.47%) Computer Science
2 9 (52.94%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) SOA
2 8 (47.06%) Change Management
2 8 (47.06%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (41.18%) ITIL
4 3 (17.65%) Project Management
4 3 (17.65%) Software Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Release Management
5 2 (11.76%) Integration Testing
6 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.88%) B2B
6 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.88%) Change Control
6 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Load Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) Java
1 9 (52.94%) SQL
2 5 (29.41%) Python
2 5 (29.41%) Shell Script
2 5 (29.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (76.47%) Degree
2 5 (29.41%) SC Cleared
2 5 (29.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (41.18%) QA
2 5 (29.41%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Oracle
2 6 (35.29%) TIBCO
3 3 (17.65%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.88%) webMethods