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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
ACI BASE24
Rank 863 865 833
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -32
Permanent jobs citing BASE24 15 28 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.027% 0.048%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.18% 0.35% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 12 19 45
Average salary £40,188 £62,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.70% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,550 £59,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £65,000 £67,527
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year
-36.00% -

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
8280 8111 8844
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.82% 7.91% 8.08%
Number of salaries quoted 6685 6099 7081
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 £32,500 £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%

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 30 January 2015 within the UK.

BASE24 Salary Histogram in the UK

BASE24
Top 15 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 30 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 -16 15 £40,188 -35.70% 6
West Yorkshire - 6 £40,188 - 1
Yorkshire - 6 £40,188 - 1
South East -22 5 £38,500 -40.76%
Surrey - 5 £38,500 -
Redhill - 5 £38,500 -
Halifax - 3 £40,375 - 1
Leeds - 3 £39,000 -
London -6 2 £42,500 -39.28% 3
East of England -10 2 £57,500 -
Basingstoke - 2 - -
Essex - 2 £57,500 -
Hampshire - 2 - -
City of London - 1 £42,500 - 2
Basildon - 1 £57,500 -

BASE24
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 24 (61.54%) Finance
2 23 (58.97%) SQL
2 23 (58.97%) HP
3 21 (53.85%) ISO 8583
4 20 (51.28%) Windows
5 19 (48.72%) Mainframe
6 18 (46.15%) Change Management
6 18 (46.15%) ATM
6 18 (46.15%) COBOL
6 18 (46.15%) Banking
7 17 (43.59%) Tandem
8 16 (41.03%) Cryptography
8 16 (41.03%) Java
8 16 (41.03%) IBM
8 16 (41.03%) EMV
9 15 (38.46%) JCL
9 15 (38.46%) TCP/IP
9 15 (38.46%) NCR
9 15 (38.46%) PL/1
9 15 (38.46%) Linux
9 15 (38.46%) Windows XP
9 15 (38.46%) C#
9 15 (38.46%) C++
9 15 (38.46%) J2EE
9 15 (38.46%) Oracle
9 15 (38.46%) SQL Server
9 15 (38.46%) DB2
9 15 (38.46%) XML
9 15 (38.46%) Retail
9 15 (38.46%) QA

BASE24
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 3 (7.69%) WebSphere
2 2 (5.13%) SAS
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) VisionPLUS
2 1 (2.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 18 (46.15%) ATM
2 15 (38.46%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (38.46%) SQL Server
1 15 (38.46%) DB2
2 6 (15.38%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (61.54%) Finance
2 18 (46.15%) Banking
3 15 (38.46%) Retail
4 3 (7.69%) Back Office
5 2 (5.13%) Marketing
6 1 (2.56%) French Language
6 1 (2.56%) Italian Language
6 1 (2.56%) Portuguese Language
6 1 (2.56%) Russian Language
6 1 (2.56%) Spanish Language
6 1 (2.56%) Electronics
6 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (38.46%) Technical Specialist
2 8 (20.51%) Senior Technical Specialist
3 5 (12.82%) Operations Support Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) Operations Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) Support Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Enterprise Architect
4 3 (7.69%) Architect
4 3 (7.69%) Developer
5 2 (5.13%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (5.13%) Project Leader
6 1 (2.56%) Technical Leader
6 1 (2.56%) Product Manager
6 1 (2.56%) Systems Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Analyst
6 1 (2.56%) Test Manager
6 1 (2.56%) Consultant
6 1 (2.56%) Support Analyst
6 1 (2.56%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (38.46%) J2EE
1 15 (38.46%) XML
2 6 (15.38%) Middleware
3 3 (7.69%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (7.69%) Web Services
4 1 (2.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (48.72%) Mainframe
2 17 (43.59%) Tandem
3 16 (41.03%) Cryptography
3 16 (41.03%) EMV
4 15 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (20.51%) Management Information System
6 5 (12.82%) Client/Server
7 4 (10.26%) Replication
8 3 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (7.69%) Clustering
9 1 (2.56%) DataPower
9 1 (2.56%) EFT
9 1 (2.56%) EFTPOS
9 1 (2.56%) Smartcard
9 1 (2.56%) DTV
9 1 (2.56%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 20 (51.28%) Windows
2 15 (38.46%) Linux
2 15 (38.46%) Windows XP
2 15 (38.46%) Windows 7
3 5 (12.82%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (46.15%) Change Management
2 13 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 13 (33.33%) Coaching
3 8 (20.51%) Service Delivery
4 7 (17.95%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (15.38%) Business Continuity
6 5 (12.82%) Line Management
7 4 (10.26%) Problem Management
8 3 (7.69%) Logistics
8 3 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (7.69%) Zachman Framework
8 3 (7.69%) TOGAF
8 3 (7.69%) Project Management
8 3 (7.69%) EAI
8 3 (7.69%) SOA
9 2 (5.13%) UML
10 1 (2.56%) Business Development
10 1 (2.56%) Digital Marketing
10 1 (2.56%) System Testing
10 1 (2.56%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 23 (58.97%) SQL
2 18 (46.15%) COBOL
3 16 (41.03%) Java
4 15 (38.46%) JCL
4 15 (38.46%) PL/1
4 15 (38.46%) C#
4 15 (38.46%) C++
4 15 (38.46%) PowerShell
5 5 (12.82%) Perl
6 1 (2.56%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (53.85%) ISO 8583
2 15 (38.46%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) Tivoli
1 3 (7.69%) Control-M
2 1 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (58.97%) HP
2 16 (41.03%) IBM
3 15 (38.46%) NCR
3 15 (38.46%) Oracle
3 15 (38.46%) VocaLink
4 3 (7.69%) Ab Initio
5 2 (5.13%) Business Objects
6 1 (2.56%) Wincor Nixdorf
6 1 (2.56%) VeriFone
6 1 (2.56%) SAP
6 1 (2.56%) Compaq
6 1 (2.56%) Cognizant
6 1 (2.56%) Sun
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