The table below looks at the statistics for AWD skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited AWD over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
DST Systems Automated Work Distributor (AWD)
Rank 912 959 959
Rank change year-on-year
+47 0
Permanent jobs citing AWD 2 21 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.019% 0.010%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.028% 0.27% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Median salary £21,500 - £31,500
UK excluding London median salary £21,500 - £31,500

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
7066 7897 8898
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.25% 7.21% 7.75%
Number of salaries quoted 5423 6220 6967
Median salary £51,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.36% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £48,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -

AWD
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing AWD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

AWD Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

AWD
Salary Trend

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

AWD Salary Trend in the UK

AWD
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing AWD within the UK over the 3 months to 31 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +17 2 £21,500 - 1
South East - 2 £21,500 -
Chatham - 1 £21,500 -
Oxford - 1 - -
Kent - 1 £21,500 -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -

AWD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT jobs citing AWD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for AWD.

1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) JBoss
2 3 (60.00%) Subversion
2 3 (60.00%) Logistics
2 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (60.00%) System Testing
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) Middleware
2 3 (60.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (60.00%) Software Delivery
2 3 (60.00%) MKS
3 2 (40.00%) IIS
4 1 (20.00%) VBScript
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (20.00%) Process Management
4 1 (20.00%) Time Management
4 1 (20.00%) BPMN
4 1 (20.00%) CSS3
4 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (20.00%) Web 2.0
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) MS Visio

AWD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) JBoss
2 2 (40.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Subversion
1 3 (60.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Business Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Business Process Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Junior
1 1 (20.00%) Junior Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Junior Technical Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Junior Technical Support
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Support Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Senior Technical Support
1 1 (20.00%) Support Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Technical Support
1 1 (20.00%) Technical Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) Middleware
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) CSS3
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Logistics
1 3 (60.00%) Software Delivery
1 3 (60.00%) System Testing
1 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) BPMN
2 1 (20.00%) Process Management
2 1 (20.00%) Time Management
2 1 (20.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) MKS
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft