The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Orchard products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Orchard over the 3 months to 29 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 Orchard Information Systems Ltd.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Orchard
Rank 229 247 264
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +17
Permanent jobs citing Orchard 5 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.083% 0.029% 0.027%
As % of the Vendors category 0.18% 0.066% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 2
Average salary £40,000 £32,486 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.12% -3.74%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
Orchard
England

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

Vendors Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2735 3042 3361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 45.31% 44.64% 45.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2165 2445 2788
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Orchard
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Orchard Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Orchard
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Orchard Salary Trend in the North West

Orchard
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Orchard across the North West region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Orchard Salary Histogram in the North West

Orchard
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 Orchard within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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
Manchester +23 2 £32,500 +1.64%
Orchard
England

Orchard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Orchard 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 Orchard.

1 6 (75.00%) Northgate
2 5 (62.50%) Civica
3 4 (50.00%) Capita
3 4 (50.00%) Academy Housing
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle
3 4 (50.00%) SAP
3 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (50.00%) Sage
3 4 (50.00%) Orchard Housing
3 4 (50.00%) Aareon QL
3 4 (50.00%) Aareon
3 4 (50.00%) OPENHousing
3 4 (50.00%) MIS ActiveH
3 4 (50.00%) Northgate Housing
4 3 (37.50%) Oneserve
4 3 (37.50%) Sage CRM
4 3 (37.50%) Kypera
4 3 (37.50%) Lagan
4 3 (37.50%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (37.50%) Front Office
4 3 (37.50%) CRM
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle CRM
4 3 (37.50%) SAP CRM
4 3 (37.50%) Amdocs
4 3 (37.50%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (37.50%) FrontRange
4 3 (37.50%) SugarCRM
5 2 (25.00%) Smartphone
5 2 (25.00%) Marketing

Orchard
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Orchard 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 Orchard. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Academy Housing
1 4 (50.00%) Orchard Housing
1 4 (50.00%) Aareon QL
1 4 (50.00%) OPENHousing
1 4 (50.00%) MIS ActiveH
1 4 (50.00%) Northgate Housing
2 3 (37.50%) Sage CRM
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle CRM
2 3 (37.50%) SAP CRM
2 3 (37.50%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (25.00%) arcHouse
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (12.50%) Agresso
4 1 (12.50%) Lawson
4 1 (12.50%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (37.50%) Front Office
2 2 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Implementation Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Sales Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Development Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) CRM Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Business Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Business Development Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
1 1 (12.50%) SOAP
1 1 (12.50%) XML
1 1 (12.50%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) CRM
2 2 (25.00%) Time Management
2 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Document Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Business Development
3 1 (12.50%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ACCA
1 1 (12.50%) CIMA
1 1 (12.50%) AAT
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Northgate
2 5 (62.50%) Civica
3 4 (50.00%) Capita
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle
3 4 (50.00%) SAP
3 4 (50.00%) Sage
3 4 (50.00%) Aareon
4 3 (37.50%) Oneserve
4 3 (37.50%) Kypera
4 3 (37.50%) Lagan
4 3 (37.50%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (37.50%) Amdocs
4 3 (37.50%) FrontRange
5 1 (12.50%) Business Objects
5 1 (12.50%) Progress
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) Sun
5 1 (12.50%) Epicor
5 1 (12.50%) Pegasus
5 1 (12.50%) CODA