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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Orchard
Rank 248 242 265
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +23
Permanent jobs citing Orchard 2 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.027% 0.029% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.061% 0.065% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 11
Average salary £34,500 £37,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.75% +10.44%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +2.73%
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
3260 3080 3623
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 44.25% 45.35% 45.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2769 2588 3205
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £57,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
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 19 December 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
Cheshire - 1 - -
Orchard
England

Orchard
Top 16 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) Academy Housing
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Document Management
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Progress
3 1 (33.33%) Northgate
3 1 (33.33%) Civica
3 1 (33.33%) Capita

Orchard
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (33.33%) Academy Housing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Applications Support
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Document Management
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Progress
1 1 (33.33%) Northgate
1 1 (33.33%) Civica
1 1 (33.33%) Capita