The table below looks at the statistics for ResourceLink 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 ResourceLink over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
NGA HR ResourceLink Aurora
Rank 250 - 258
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing ResourceLink 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.027% - 0.013%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.32% - 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £32,000 - £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-5.17% +5.45%
ResourceLink
England

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

Business Applications Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
620 695 954
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 8.48% 10.36% 12.01%
Number of salaries quoted 508 546 787
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

ResourceLink
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

ResourceLink Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

ResourceLink
Salary Trend in the North West

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

ResourceLink Salary Trend in the North West

ResourceLink
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ResourceLink across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

ResourceLink Salary Histogram in the North West

ResourceLink
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 ResourceLink within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 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 £40,000 -
Lancashire - 1 £24,000 -
ResourceLink
England

ResourceLink
Top 16 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing ResourceLink 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 ResourceLink.

1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) SAP
1 1 (33.33%) SSADM
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) PMI
1 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Sage
1 1 (33.33%) SAP HR
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Northgate
1 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
1 1 (33.33%) CBAP
1 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills

ResourceLink
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing ResourceLink 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 ResourceLink. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SAP HR
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) PMI
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) SSADM
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) PMI Certification
1 1 (33.33%) CBAP
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) SAP
1 1 (33.33%) Sage
1 1 (33.33%) Northgate