The first table below looks at the demand for BPCS skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BPCS over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Business Applications category.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SSA BPCS
Rank 933 864 900
Rank change year-on-year
-69 +36
Permanent jobs citing BPCS 2 24 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.021% 0.004%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.021% 0.25% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 1 24 5
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -39.28%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Business Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
9652 9713 10793
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.86% 8.59% 8.58%
Number of salaries quoted 7353 7626 8986
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £34,850
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

BPCS
Jobs Demand Trend

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

BPCS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

BPCS
Salary Trend

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

BPCS Salary Trend in the UK

BPCS
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BPCS within the UK over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -60 2 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Birmingham - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -

BPCS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing BPCS 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 BPCS.

1 8 (80.00%) Java
1 8 (80.00%) Oracle
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (70.00%) Change Management
2 7 (70.00%) Validation
2 7 (70.00%) PL/SQL
2 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) T-SQL
2 7 (70.00%) VBA
2 7 (70.00%) XML
2 7 (70.00%) ETL
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 7 (70.00%) Data Cleansing
2 7 (70.00%) Data Validation
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (30.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (20.00%) ERP
4 2 (20.00%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (20.00%) Infor
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) CIMA
5 1 (10.00%) SAP
5 1 (10.00%) AS400
5 1 (10.00%) Movex
5 1 (10.00%) Finance
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2

BPCS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing BPCS 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 BPCS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (10.00%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 1 (10.00%) Infor M3
2 1 (10.00%) Movex
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (30.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Developer
2 2 (20.00%) ERP Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) ETL
1 7 (70.00%) Change Management
1 7 (70.00%) Validation
1 7 (70.00%) Data Cleansing
1 7 (70.00%) Data Validation
2 2 (20.00%) ERP
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Logistics
3 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) Java
2 7 (70.00%) PL/SQL
2 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) T-SQL
2 7 (70.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (10.00%) ACCA
1 1 (10.00%) CIMA
1 1 (10.00%) MCTS
1 1 (10.00%) AAT
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Oracle
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Infor
4 1 (10.00%) SAP
4 1 (10.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) Dell
4 1 (10.00%) Epicor
4 1 (10.00%) Baan
4 1 (10.00%) JD Edwards
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