The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Autonomy IDOL
Rank - 129 -
Permanent jobs citing IDOL 0 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading - 0.31% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 1.48% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £60,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-37.19% +42.35%
IDOL
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
552 474 622
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 22.07% 20.73% 29.89%
Number of salaries quoted 452 404 559
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 21 August 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 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (100.00%) Meridio
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) Windows XP
2 6 (85.71%) LAN
2 6 (85.71%) WAN
2 6 (85.71%) EMC
2 6 (85.71%) SAN
2 6 (85.71%) LoadRunner
2 6 (85.71%) Netcool
2 6 (85.71%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 6 (85.71%) Telecoms
2 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 6 (85.71%) Retail
2 6 (85.71%) PKI
2 6 (85.71%) Fujitsu
2 6 (85.71%) Performance Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Performance Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) OLAP
3 1 (14.29%) MS Office
3 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET

IDOL
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 7 (100.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) LAN
1 6 (85.71%) WAN
1 6 (85.71%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (14.29%) OLAP
2 1 (14.29%) DTS
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) LoadRunner
2 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (85.71%) Telecoms
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
1 6 (85.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Performance Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
1 1 (14.29%) XML
1 1 (14.29%) Windows SharePoint Services
1 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (85.71%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Performance Testing
1 6 (85.71%) Performance Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Workflow
2 1 (14.29%) Document Management
2 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
1 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) Netcool
1 6 (85.71%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Meridio
2 6 (85.71%) Fujitsu
2 6 (85.71%) EMC
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft