The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Reuters 3000 Xtra
Rank 861 869 874
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +5
Permanent jobs citing 3000 Xtra 5 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.006% 0.011%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.061% 0.073% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 9
Average salary £42,500 - £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 - £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 - £100,000
UK excluding London average salary - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Business Applications category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Business Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
8168 8256 8917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.84% 7.92% 8.07%
Number of salaries quoted 6601 6211 7143
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 3 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 29 January 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
England +15 5 £42,500 -
London -6 5 £42,500 -
City of London - 2 £42,500 -

3000 Xtra
Top 23 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 12 (100.00%) Reuters
2 11 (91.67%) Bloomberg
3 9 (75.00%) Windows
4 6 (50.00%) UNIX
4 6 (50.00%) QA
4 6 (50.00%) Electronic Trading
4 6 (50.00%) RMDS
4 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (41.67%) Derivative
5 5 (41.67%) Banking
5 5 (41.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (25.00%) Tradeweb
6 3 (25.00%) Eikon
6 3 (25.00%) Finance
6 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
7 2 (16.67%) Murex
7 2 (16.67%) Fidessa
7 2 (16.67%) Front Office
8 1 (8.33%) People Management
8 1 (8.33%) Algorithms
8 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
8 1 (8.33%) SQL
8 1 (8.33%) Equities

3000 Xtra
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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.

Business Applications
1 6 (50.00%) RMDS
2 3 (25.00%) Eikon
General
1 5 (41.67%) Banking
2 3 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (16.67%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Team Leader
2 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Support Team Leader
3 1 (8.33%) Data Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Sourcing Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Market Data Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Procurement Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (41.67%) Derivative
2 5 (41.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (8.33%) Algorithms
3 1 (8.33%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) UNIX
3 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Electronic Trading
2 1 (8.33%) People Management
2 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Reuters
2 11 (91.67%) Bloomberg
3 3 (25.00%) Tradeweb
4 2 (16.67%) Murex
4 2 (16.67%) Fidessa