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 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
Apteco FastStats
Rank 231 188 225
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +37
Permanent jobs citing FastStats 9 48 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.14% 0.81% 0.088%
As % of the Applications category 0.89% 4.62% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 9 36 5
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,600 £42,500 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
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
1008 1038 891
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 15.93% 17.52% 15.67%
Number of salaries quoted 870 862 790
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,950 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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
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 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
Somerset +4 4 £45,000 +83.67% 2
Bristol -12 2 £41,500 +45.61%
FastStats
England

FastStats
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 7 (77.78%) Marketing
2 6 (66.67%) Alterian
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (55.56%) SQL
4 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (33.33%) Propensity Modelling
4 3 (33.33%) Degree
5 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
5 2 (22.22%) Data Management
5 2 (22.22%) Direct Marketing
5 2 (22.22%) CRM
5 2 (22.22%) B2C
5 2 (22.22%) Automotive
6 1 (11.11%) Legal
6 1 (11.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
6 1 (11.11%) VBA
6 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
6 1 (11.11%) Project Management
6 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
6 1 (11.11%) ETL
6 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (11.11%) QlikView
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services

FastStats
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 1 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (11.11%) QlikView
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (77.78%) Marketing
2 2 (22.22%) Automotive
3 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Campaign Executive
2 2 (22.22%) Data Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Business Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Data Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Database Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Database Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Campaign Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Database Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Propensity Modelling
2 2 (22.22%) Data Management
2 2 (22.22%) Direct Marketing
2 2 (22.22%) CRM
2 2 (22.22%) B2C
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
3 1 (11.11%) ETL
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Time Management
3 1 (11.11%) Customer Insight
3 1 (11.11%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (11.11%) Campaign Management
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
2 1 (11.11%) VBA
2 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Alterian
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
Bath, Avon
LA International
Salary: £43000 - £53000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago