The first table below looks at the demand for IDOL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IDOL over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Autonomy IDOL
Rank 135 131 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing IDOL 8 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.32% 0.60% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.37% 2.23% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £47,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
- -17.39%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
582 584 715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 22.93% 27.01% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 479 504 627
Average salary £46,000 £42,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.23% -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
IDOL
Berkshire

IDOL
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IDOL across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

IDOL Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

IDOL
Salary Trend in Reading

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

IDOL Salary Trend in Reading

IDOL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region citing IDOL 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 IDOL.

1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 8 (100.00%) Meridio
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (87.50%) PKI
2 7 (87.50%) Netcool
2 7 (87.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 7 (87.50%) EMC
2 7 (87.50%) SAN
2 7 (87.50%) LoadRunner
2 7 (87.50%) Windows XP
2 7 (87.50%) LAN
2 7 (87.50%) WAN
2 7 (87.50%) Performance Testing
2 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
3 6 (75.00%) Performance Engineering
3 6 (75.00%) Telecoms
3 6 (75.00%) Retail
3 6 (75.00%) Finance
3 6 (75.00%) Fujitsu
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow
4 1 (12.50%) Document Management
4 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (12.50%) Windows SharePoint Services
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 1 (12.50%) SLA
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft

IDOL
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region citing IDOL 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 IDOL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) SAN
1 7 (87.50%) LAN
1 7 (87.50%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (12.50%) DTS
2 1 (12.50%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) LoadRunner
2 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (75.00%) Telecoms
1 6 (75.00%) Retail
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Performance Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Windows SharePoint Services
1 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
1 1 (12.50%) XML
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (87.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Performance Testing
2 6 (75.00%) Performance Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow
3 1 (12.50%) Document Management
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C#
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
1 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
Systems Management
1 7 (87.50%) Netcool
1 7 (87.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Meridio
2 7 (87.50%) EMC
3 6 (75.00%) Fujitsu
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
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