The first table below looks at the demand for FastStats skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FastStats over the 3 months to 23 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 of the Applications category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apteco FastStats
Rank 219 196 -
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -
Permanent jobs citing FastStats 3 16 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.050% 0.31% -
As % of the Applications category 0.33% 1.95% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 0
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +18.18%
Applications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
918 820 640
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 15.15% 15.68% 11.54%
Number of salaries quoted 771 688 584
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
FastStats
England

FastStats
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

FastStats Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

FastStats
Salary Trend in the South West

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

FastStats Salary Trend in the South West

FastStats
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing FastStats across the South West region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

FastStats Salary Histogram in the South West

FastStats
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FastStats within the South West region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
Somerset -27 2 £45,000 +16.12%
Bristol -19 1 - -
FastStats
England

FastStats
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing FastStats 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 FastStats.

1 8 (80.00%) Marketing
2 5 (50.00%) CRM
2 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Manufacturing
3 4 (40.00%) Automotive
3 4 (40.00%) Quality Management
3 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (40.00%) Retail
3 4 (40.00%) Strategic Planning
3 4 (40.00%) SPSS
3 4 (40.00%) SAS
3 4 (40.00%) SMS
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) Campaign Management
3 4 (40.00%) Visualisation
3 4 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (20.00%) Unica
5 2 (20.00%) Database Marketing
6 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (10.00%) Neolane
6 1 (10.00%) Eloqua
6 1 (10.00%) Analytics

FastStats
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing FastStats 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 FastStats. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (40.00%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 8 (80.00%) Marketing
2 5 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Manufacturing
3 4 (40.00%) Automotive
3 4 (40.00%) Retail
4 1 (10.00%) Electronics
4 1 (10.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Product Owner
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Data Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Database Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Database Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Marketing Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Marketing Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Insight Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) CRM Developer
4 1 (10.00%) CRM Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Marketing Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (40.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (10.00%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) CRM
1 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (40.00%) Quality Management
2 4 (40.00%) Strategic Planning
2 4 (40.00%) Campaign Management
2 4 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (20.00%) Database Marketing
4 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (10.00%) Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Marketing Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Unica
2 1 (10.00%) Eloqua
2 1 (10.00%) Neolane
2 1 (10.00%) Lyris
2 1 (10.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) Adobe
2 1 (10.00%) Alterian
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