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 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 Orchard Information Systems Ltd.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Orchard
Rank - 239 243
Permanent jobs citing Orchard 0 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.074% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.17% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 10
Average salary - £30,750 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -8.20%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £30,500
% change year-on-year
- +22.95%
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
3338 2997 3406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 44.44% 44.48% 46.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2723 2531 2931
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,500 £57,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 3 (75.00%) Business Objects
1 3 (75.00%) Northgate
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Capita
3 1 (25.00%) Academy Housing
3 1 (25.00%) arcHouse
3 1 (25.00%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring

Orchard
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Academy Housing
1 1 (25.00%) arcHouse
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Analyst Developer
2 2 (50.00%) MI Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Business Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Business Objects
1 3 (75.00%) Northgate
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Capita