The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VocaLink products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VocaLink over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VocaLink
Rank 442 471 479
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +8
Permanent jobs citing VocaLink 2 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.010% 0.009% 0.009%
As % of the Vendors category 0.021% 0.018% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £75,000 £31,250
% change year-on-year
-26.66% +140.00%
VocaLink
England

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

Vendors Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
9680 10883 11225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 49.95% 50.72% 47.87%
Number of salaries quoted 8100 8536 8819
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

VocaLink
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

VocaLink Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

VocaLink
Salary Trend in the South East

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

VocaLink Salary Trend in the South East

VocaLink
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 VocaLink within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016. 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
Surrey - 1 - -
VocaLink
England

VocaLink
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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 10 (100.00%) Tuxedo
1 10 (100.00%) Sage
1 10 (100.00%) Finance
1 10 (100.00%) Banking
1 10 (100.00%) Retail
1 10 (100.00%) TSYS
1 10 (100.00%) VeriFone
1 10 (100.00%) CyberSource
1 10 (100.00%) DataCash
1 10 (100.00%) WorldPay
1 10 (100.00%) Sage Pay
1 10 (100.00%) Elavon
1 10 (100.00%) Fintech
2 7 (70.00%) E-Commerce
3 5 (50.00%) EMV
4 4 (40.00%) ISEB
4 4 (40.00%) Hitachi
4 4 (40.00%) ATM
4 4 (40.00%) ISTQB
4 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) BASE24
4 4 (40.00%) Contactless
4 4 (40.00%) Automation Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Ingenico
4 4 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (40.00%) Test Strategy
4 4 (40.00%) QA
4 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
4 4 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (20.00%) Project Management

VocaLink
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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 10 (100.00%) Tuxedo
Business Applications
1 4 (40.00%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 10 (100.00%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) ATM
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (100.00%) Banking
1 10 (100.00%) Finance
1 10 (100.00%) Retail
2 2 (20.00%) French Language
2 2 (20.00%) German Language
2 2 (20.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) QA Tester
1 4 (40.00%) Tester
2 3 (30.00%) Sales Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Account Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Implementation Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Account Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Delivery Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Implementation Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Alliance Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Channel Sales Manager
4 1 (10.00%) New Business Sales Executive
4 1 (10.00%) Sales Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) Fintech
2 5 (50.00%) EMV
3 4 (40.00%) Contactless
4 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (10.00%) EFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Automation Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (40.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C#
1 2 (20.00%) C++
1 2 (20.00%) Java
1 2 (20.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) ISEB
1 4 (40.00%) ISTQB
1 4 (40.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) QA
2 2 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) CyberSource
1 10 (100.00%) DataCash
1 10 (100.00%) Elavon
1 10 (100.00%) Sage
1 10 (100.00%) TSYS
1 10 (100.00%) VeriFone
1 10 (100.00%) WorldPay
2 4 (40.00%) Hitachi
2 4 (40.00%) Ingenico