The table below looks at the statistics for CIPD in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CIPD over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD)
Rank 430 443 442
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -1
Permanent jobs citing CIPD 11 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.050% 0.037% 0.043%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.15% 0.12% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 9
Average salary £34,000 £35,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.54% -11.87%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -11.39%
CIPD
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Qualifications Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
7210 6822 7913
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 32.99% 31.50% 33.92%
Number of salaries quoted 5452 5351 6816
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

CIPD
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing CIPD across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CIPD Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

CIPD
Salary Trend in the South East

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

CIPD Salary Trend in the South East

CIPD
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CIPD within the South East region over the 3 months to 19 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
Berkshire +6 10 £34,000 -36.44%
Surrey -4 1 - -
CIPD
England

CIPD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing CIPD 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 CIPD.

1 30 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 30 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 25 (55.56%) MS PowerPoint
2 25 (55.56%) Bioinformatics
2 25 (55.56%) PhD
2 25 (55.56%) Chemistry
2 25 (55.56%) Biology
2 25 (55.56%) Biotechnology
2 25 (55.56%) Life Science
2 25 (55.56%) Pharmaceutical
3 15 (33.33%) Performance Management
4 11 (24.44%) E-Learning
5 8 (17.78%) Project Management
5 8 (17.78%) Line Management
6 5 (11.11%) Coaching
6 5 (11.11%) Degree
6 5 (11.11%) MS Office
6 5 (11.11%) SAP
6 5 (11.11%) Law
7 4 (8.89%) SAP HR
7 4 (8.89%) Finance
8 3 (6.67%) People Management
9 2 (4.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
9 2 (4.44%) Ceridian
9 2 (4.44%) Data Mining
9 2 (4.44%) Change Management
9 2 (4.44%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (4.44%) Data Analysis
9 2 (4.44%) Analytics

CIPD
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing CIPD 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 CIPD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 30 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 25 (55.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (11.11%) MS Office
4 1 (2.22%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (8.89%) SAP HR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.44%) Data Mining
General
1 25 (55.56%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (11.11%) Law
3 4 (8.89%) Finance
4 2 (4.44%) Back Office
5 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (57.78%) Trainer
2 25 (55.56%) Consultant
2 25 (55.56%) Training Consultant
3 2 (4.44%) Project Manager
3 2 (4.44%) Analyst
4 1 (2.22%) IT Trainer
Miscellaneous
1 25 (55.56%) Chemistry
1 25 (55.56%) Biology
1 25 (55.56%) Biotechnology
1 25 (55.56%) Life Science
2 11 (24.44%) E-Learning
3 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.22%) Social Media
4 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (55.56%) Bioinformatics
2 15 (33.33%) Performance Management
3 8 (17.78%) Project Management
3 8 (17.78%) Line Management
4 5 (11.11%) Coaching
5 3 (6.67%) People Management
6 2 (4.44%) Change Management
6 2 (4.44%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (4.44%) Data Analysis
6 2 (4.44%) Analytics
6 2 (4.44%) Supplier Management
7 1 (2.22%) Balanced Scorecard
7 1 (2.22%) UML
Qualifications
1 25 (55.56%) PhD
2 5 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.22%) ECDL
3 1 (2.22%) HND
3 1 (2.22%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 30 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.11%) SAP
3 2 (4.44%) Ceridian