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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Reuters 3000 Xtra
Rank 886 853 870
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +17
Permanent jobs citing 3000 Xtra 16 24 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.022% 0.020%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.18% 0.27% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 13
Average salary £52,500 £51,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.43% +20.58%
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
8994 8833 9751
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.75% 8.20% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6988 6909 8044
Average salary £52,500 £51,500 £53,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.94% -2.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £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 1 September 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
London -24 16 £52,500 +2.43%
England -33 16 £52,500 +2.43%
City of London +10 14 £52,500 +7.69%

3000 Xtra
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 16 (100.00%) Reuters
1 16 (100.00%) Bloomberg
1 16 (100.00%) Eikon
2 14 (87.50%) Finance
3 12 (75.00%) Service Delivery
4 10 (62.50%) Bloomberg TOMS
4 10 (62.50%) Equities
4 10 (62.50%) Multicast
4 10 (62.50%) Summit
4 10 (62.50%) ION Trading
4 10 (62.50%) Front Arena
4 10 (62.50%) RMDS
4 10 (62.50%) Data Analysis
4 10 (62.50%) Law
4 10 (62.50%) Publishing
4 10 (62.50%) LAN
4 10 (62.50%) WAN
4 10 (62.50%) TCP/IP
4 10 (62.50%) DNS
4 10 (62.50%) SSL
4 10 (62.50%) Murex
4 10 (62.50%) Misys
4 10 (62.50%) SunGard
4 10 (62.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 10 (62.50%) Middleware
5 6 (37.50%) Windows
5 6 (37.50%) Windows XP
5 6 (37.50%) Tradeweb
6 2 (12.50%) Banking
7 1 (6.25%) Yeoman

3000 Xtra
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

Business Applications
1 16 (100.00%) Eikon
2 10 (62.50%) Summit
2 10 (62.50%) Front Arena
2 10 (62.50%) RMDS
2 10 (62.50%) Bloomberg TOMS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (62.50%) LAN
1 10 (62.50%) WAN
1 10 (62.50%) TCP/IP
1 10 (62.50%) DNS
1 10 (62.50%) SSL
1 10 (62.50%) Multicast
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Yeoman
General
1 14 (87.50%) Finance
2 10 (62.50%) Law
2 10 (62.50%) Publishing
3 2 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Technical Account Manager
1 10 (62.50%) Technical Manager
1 10 (62.50%) Account Manager
2 6 (37.50%) Team Leader
3 2 (12.50%) Support Team Leader
4 1 (6.25%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 10 (62.50%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
1 6 (37.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Service Delivery
2 10 (62.50%) Data Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Reuters
1 16 (100.00%) Bloomberg
2 10 (62.50%) ION Trading
2 10 (62.50%) Murex
2 10 (62.50%) Misys
2 10 (62.50%) SunGard
3 6 (37.50%) Tradeweb