The table below looks at the statistics for BASE24 skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BASE24 over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ACI BASE24
Rank 879 848 866
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +18
Permanent jobs citing BASE24 24 16 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.015% 0.014%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.27% 0.18% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 12
Average salary £95,000 £41,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+128.91% +29.68%
UK excluding London average salary £95,000 £41,500 £28,750
% change year-on-year
+128.91% +44.34%

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
8917 8866 9930
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.73% 8.13% 8.34%
Number of salaries quoted 6935 6932 8231
Average salary £52,500 £52,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.96% -5.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £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 £48,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.04%

BASE24
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BASE24 within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

BASE24 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

BASE24
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BASE24 within the UK.

BASE24 Salary Trend in the UK

BASE24
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BASE24 over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 within the UK.

BASE24 Salary Histogram in the UK

BASE24
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BASE24 within the UK over the 3 months to 20 August 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
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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 -6 24 £95,000 +128.91% 1
London -4 12 - -
Yorkshire -29 7 £20,000 -12.08%
East of England +2 5 £95,000 +216.66% 1
Essex - 4 £95,000 - 1
North Yorkshire -12 2 £20,000 -12.08%
Harrogate -15 2 £20,000 -12.08%
Dunstable - 1 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
Thurrock - 1 - -

BASE24
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing BASE24 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 BASE24.

1 23 (65.71%) Retail
2 20 (57.14%) Change Management
3 19 (54.29%) QA
4 17 (48.57%) HP
5 16 (45.71%) Mainframe
6 15 (42.86%) Banking
7 14 (40.00%) IBM
7 14 (40.00%) JCL
7 14 (40.00%) COBOL
7 14 (40.00%) Oracle
7 14 (40.00%) DB2
8 13 (37.14%) ISO 8583
9 12 (34.29%) UNIX
9 12 (34.29%) Windows
10 11 (31.43%) Linux
10 11 (31.43%) XML
10 11 (31.43%) SQL
10 11 (31.43%) Java
10 11 (31.43%) C++
11 10 (28.57%) Windows XP
11 10 (28.57%) NCR
11 10 (28.57%) C#
11 10 (28.57%) J2EE
11 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
11 10 (28.57%) Web Services
11 10 (28.57%) PowerShell
11 10 (28.57%) Windows 7
12 9 (25.71%) Release Management
12 9 (25.71%) CA Endevor
12 9 (25.71%) Contract for Difference

BASE24
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing BASE24 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 BASE24. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (25.71%) CICS
2 1 (2.86%) Tuxedo
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.00%) ATM
2 5 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 3 (8.57%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (40.00%) DB2
2 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 7 (20.00%) NonStop SQL
4 1 (2.86%) Informix
General
1 23 (65.71%) Retail
2 15 (42.86%) Banking
3 8 (22.86%) Finance
4 4 (11.43%) Financial Institution
5 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.86%) French Language
6 1 (2.86%) Italian Language
6 1 (2.86%) Portuguese Language
6 1 (2.86%) Russian Language
6 1 (2.86%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 19 (54.29%) Technical Specialist
2 5 (14.29%) Senior Technical Specialist
3 3 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery Analyst
3 3 (8.57%) Architect
3 3 (8.57%) Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) Test Architect
5 1 (2.86%) C Developer
5 1 (2.86%) Trainee
5 1 (2.86%) Test Manager
5 1 (2.86%) Senior Manager
5 1 (2.86%) Computer Operator
5 1 (2.86%) Project Manager
5 1 (2.86%) Developer
5 1 (2.86%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (2.86%) Senior Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (31.43%) XML
2 10 (28.57%) J2EE
2 10 (28.57%) Web Services
3 4 (11.43%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (45.71%) Mainframe
2 9 (25.71%) AS400
2 9 (25.71%) Contract for Difference
3 5 (14.29%) IBM Mainframe
3 5 (14.29%) Tandem
3 5 (14.29%) Cryptography
4 3 (8.57%) Replication
4 3 (8.57%) EPoS
4 3 (8.57%) EFT
4 3 (8.57%) EFTPOS
4 3 (8.57%) Smartcard
5 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (34.29%) UNIX
1 12 (34.29%) Windows
2 11 (31.43%) Linux
3 10 (28.57%) Windows XP
3 10 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 9 (25.71%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (57.14%) Change Management
2 9 (25.71%) Release Management
3 7 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 7 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (14.29%) Service Management
5 3 (8.57%) E-Commerce
5 3 (8.57%) Mobile Commerce
6 2 (5.71%) Migration
6 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.86%) Project Management
7 1 (2.86%) ITIL
7 1 (2.86%) Programme Management
7 1 (2.86%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 1 (2.86%) Project Planning
7 1 (2.86%) Test Management
7 1 (2.86%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 14 (40.00%) COBOL
1 14 (40.00%) JCL
2 11 (31.43%) SQL
2 11 (31.43%) Java
2 11 (31.43%) C++
3 10 (28.57%) C#
3 10 (28.57%) PowerShell
4 5 (14.29%) PL/1
5 1 (2.86%) C
5 1 (2.86%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (54.29%) QA
2 13 (37.14%) ISO 8583
Systems Management
1 9 (25.71%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 17 (48.57%) HP
2 14 (40.00%) Oracle
2 14 (40.00%) IBM
3 10 (28.57%) NCR
4 3 (8.57%) Wincor Nixdorf
4 3 (8.57%) VeriFone
5 1 (2.86%) Perforce
5 1 (2.86%) Cognizant
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