The table below looks at the statistics for PowerHouse 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 PowerHouse over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Cognos PowerHouse
Rank 235 235 246
Rank change year-on-year
0 +11
Permanent jobs citing PowerHouse 14 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.19% 0.058% 0.068%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.34% 0.098% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 5
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,250 £61,100
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +21.42%
PowerHouse
England

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

Programming Languages Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
4061 4061 4382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 54.63% 58.63% 59.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3378 3630 3965
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

PowerHouse
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

PowerHouse Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

PowerHouse
Salary Trend in the North West

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

PowerHouse Salary Trend in the North West

PowerHouse
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing PowerHouse across the North West region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

PowerHouse Salary Histogram in the North West

PowerHouse
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 PowerHouse within the North West region over the 3 months to 1 September 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
Manchester -12 7 £37,500 -16.66%
Merseyside - 4 - -
Lancashire -1 3 £42,500 +30.76%
PowerHouse
England

PowerHouse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing PowerHouse 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 PowerHouse.

1 5 (27.78%) E-Commerce
1 5 (27.78%) Java
1 5 (27.78%) J2EE
1 5 (27.78%) CSS
1 5 (27.78%) JBoss
1 5 (27.78%) Apache
1 5 (27.78%) Hibernate
2 4 (22.22%) Degree
3 3 (16.67%) HTML5
3 3 (16.67%) CSS3
3 3 (16.67%) Laravel
3 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (16.67%) QA
3 3 (16.67%) Symfony
3 3 (16.67%) Zend
3 3 (16.67%) CodeIgniter
3 3 (16.67%) PHP5
3 3 (16.67%) MVC
3 3 (16.67%) MySQL
3 3 (16.67%) HTML
3 3 (16.67%) PHP
3 3 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (11.11%) PMI
4 2 (11.11%) PMI Certification
4 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
4 2 (11.11%) Postgraduate
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL
4 2 (11.11%) Risk Management

PowerHouse
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing PowerHouse 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 PowerHouse. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (27.78%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) CA Clarity
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) MySQL
1 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.56%) Data Mining
2 1 (5.56%) SAP BW
2 1 (5.56%) SAP Data Services
General
1 2 (11.11%) Legal
2 1 (5.56%) Games
2 1 (5.56%) Russian Language
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Java Developer
3 3 (16.67%) PHP Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Web Developer
3 3 (16.67%) PHP Web Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Portfolio Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Tester
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Business Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) J2EE
1 5 (27.78%) CSS
1 5 (27.78%) Hibernate
2 3 (16.67%) Symfony
2 3 (16.67%) CodeIgniter
2 3 (16.67%) HTML5
2 3 (16.67%) CSS3
2 3 (16.67%) Laravel
2 3 (16.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) PMI
2 1 (5.56%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Android
1 2 (11.11%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.56%) AIX
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) E-Commerce
2 3 (16.67%) MVC
2 3 (16.67%) Project Management
2 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (11.11%) Service Management
3 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 2 (11.11%) Change Management
3 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
3 2 (11.11%) Business Continuity
3 2 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (11.11%) Information Security
3 2 (11.11%) Logistics
3 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 2 (11.11%) Supplier Management
3 2 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (5.56%) ETL
4 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) Java
2 3 (16.67%) PHP
2 3 (16.67%) PHP5
3 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) CITP
2 2 (11.11%) Postgraduate
2 2 (11.11%) PMI Certification
2 2 (11.11%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Tivoli
1 1 (5.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (5.56%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) JBoss
2 3 (16.67%) Zend
3 1 (5.56%) Tableau
3 1 (5.56%) Twitter
3 1 (5.56%) SAP
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) CA
3 1 (5.56%) Symantec
3 1 (5.56%) Teradata
3 1 (5.56%) Kalido
3 1 (5.56%) Brocade