The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of VocaLink products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Rickmansworth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VocaLink over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Rickmansworth region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within VocaLink Limited.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VocaLink
Rank 19 22 23
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing VocaLink 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 2.74% 1.08% 1.23%
As % of the Vendors category 3.77% 2.13% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £35,500 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+85.71% -
Vendors Category
Rickmansworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
53 47 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 72.60% 50.54% 65.43%
Number of salaries quoted 46 43 42
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% -7.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £83,500 £60,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VocaLink
Hertfordshire

VocaLink
Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VocaLink across the Rickmansworth region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

VocaLink Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

VocaLink
Salary Trend in Rickmansworth

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

VocaLink Salary Trend in Rickmansworth

VocaLink
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Rickmansworth region citing VocaLink 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 VocaLink.

1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) ClearQuest
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) AWK
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) SSH
2 1 (33.33%) PKI
2 1 (33.33%) Korn
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Operations Management
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Release Management
2 1 (33.33%) Atlassian
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Software Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) VBA
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL

VocaLink
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Rickmansworth region citing VocaLink 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 VocaLink. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SSH
1 1 (33.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) ClearQuest
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) Toad
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Environment Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
1 1 (33.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 1 (33.33%) Operations Management
1 1 (33.33%) Release Management
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Software Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (33.33%) AWK
2 1 (33.33%) Korn
2 1 (33.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Atlassian
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Sun
1 1 (33.33%) BEA