The first table below looks at the demand for 3000 Xtra skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3000 Xtra over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Business Applications category.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Reuters 3000 Xtra
Rank 916 876 906
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +30
Permanent jobs citing 3000 Xtra 1 7 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.001% 0.006% 0.014%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.010% 0.074% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 6
Average salary - £57,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.00%
UK excluding London average salary - - -
Business Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
9547 9502 10773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.87% 8.56% 8.57%
Number of salaries quoted 7280 7440 8967
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

3000 Xtra
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 3000 Xtra within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

3000 Xtra Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

3000 Xtra
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 3000 Xtra within the UK.

3000 Xtra Salary Trend in the UK

3000 Xtra
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3000 Xtra within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -52 1 - -
London -57 1 - -

3000 Xtra
Top 24 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing 3000 Xtra 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 3000 Xtra.

1 8 (100.00%) VPN
1 8 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 8 (100.00%) Reuters
1 8 (100.00%) Bloomberg
1 8 (100.00%) Smartphone
2 7 (87.50%) Banking
2 7 (87.50%) Windows 7
2 7 (87.50%) Apple iOS
2 7 (87.50%) Apple
2 7 (87.50%) MS Office
2 7 (87.50%) ITIL
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
3 6 (75.00%) E-Commerce
3 6 (75.00%) Risk Management
3 6 (75.00%) Finance
3 6 (75.00%) Low Latency
3 6 (75.00%) Retail
3 6 (75.00%) Remedy
3 6 (75.00%) Retail Banking
3 6 (75.00%) Corporate Banking
3 6 (75.00%) Marketing
3 6 (75.00%) Investment Management
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) MS Excel

3000 Xtra
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing 3000 Xtra 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 3000 Xtra. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 7 (87.50%) MS Office
2 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) VPN
General
1 7 (87.50%) Banking
2 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 6 (75.00%) Retail
2 6 (75.00%) Retail Banking
2 6 (75.00%) Corporate Banking
2 6 (75.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Support
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 8 (100.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows 7
1 7 (87.50%) Apple iOS
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) ITIL
2 6 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 6 (75.00%) Risk Management
2 6 (75.00%) Low Latency
2 6 (75.00%) Investment Management
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Reuters
1 8 (100.00%) Bloomberg
2 7 (87.50%) Apple
3 6 (75.00%) Remedy
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft