The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apteco FastStats
Rank 244 227 208
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -19
Permanent jobs citing FastStats 7 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.12% 0.033% 0.16%
As % of the Applications category 0.97% 0.22% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 3
Average salary £46,250 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.90% +10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,250 £29,250
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +27.35%
FastStats
England

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

Applications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
723 907 821
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 12.09% 14.91% 16.21%
Number of salaries quoted 612 755 693
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,508 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.32% -1.40%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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
Bristol -17 3 £60,000 - 1
Wiltshire - 3 £37,500 -
Gloucestershire - 1 - - 2
FastStats
England

FastStats
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 6 (85.71%) Marketing
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) Tableau
4 3 (42.86%) Datameer
4 3 (42.86%) QlikView
4 3 (42.86%) Unica
4 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
4 3 (42.86%) Alterian
4 3 (42.86%) Adobe
4 3 (42.86%) IBM
4 3 (42.86%) Adobe Campaign
5 2 (28.57%) Database Marketing
5 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 2 (28.57%) IIS
5 2 (28.57%) Web Services
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (28.57%) Degree
5 2 (28.57%) Time Management
6 1 (14.29%) Data Transformation
6 1 (14.29%) Direct Marketing
6 1 (14.29%) Change Management
6 1 (14.29%) VMware
6 1 (14.29%) Perl
6 1 (14.29%) ODBC
6 1 (14.29%) ITIL
6 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 1 (14.29%) CRM

FastStats
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 2 (28.57%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Unica
1 3 (42.86%) Adobe Campaign
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (42.86%) QlikView
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (14.29%) MySQL
General
1 6 (85.71%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Services Delivery Manager
2 3 (42.86%) Service Manager
2 3 (42.86%) Database Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Database Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) ODBC
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) Database Marketing
2 2 (28.57%) Time Management
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Data Transformation
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Direct Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) VBA
2 1 (14.29%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Tableau
2 3 (42.86%) Datameer
2 3 (42.86%) Alterian
2 3 (42.86%) IBM
2 3 (42.86%) Adobe
3 1 (14.29%) EMC
3 1 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
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Salary: £22k - 24k per year
Posted: 21 hours ago
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Salary: £38k - 45k per year
Posted: 21 hours ago
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Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
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Salary: competitive
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