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 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apteco FastStats
Rank - 218 186
Permanent jobs citing FastStats 0 5 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.084% 0.58%
As % of the Applications category - 0.56% 3.69%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 23
Average salary - £41,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.85%
UK excluding London average salary £23,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-32.85% -6.66%
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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
775 898 812
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 13.60% 15.14% 15.59%
Number of salaries quoted 660 754 681
Average salary £33,625 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.46% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,000 £49,550
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,750 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +2.20%

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

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Top 16 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 9 (90.00%) Alterian
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (50.00%) Marketing
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (30.00%) Time Management
3 3 (30.00%) IIS
3 3 (30.00%) Web Services
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) B2C
4 1 (10.00%) Automotive
4 1 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (10.00%) Data Management
4 1 (10.00%) Propensity Modelling
4 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills

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Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 3 (30.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Data Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Database Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Data Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Business Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Campaign Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Time Management
2 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (10.00%) B2C
2 1 (10.00%) Data Management
2 1 (10.00%) Propensity Modelling
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Alterian