The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SSA BPCS
Rank - - 872
Permanent jobs citing BPCS 0 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - - 0.010%
As % of the Business Applications category - - 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 11
Average salary - - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary - - £42,500

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
7832 8778 8316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.13% 7.46% 7.64%
Number of salaries quoted 6047 6894 6528
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,400 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 14 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) AS400
1 7 (100.00%) RPG
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) RPG IV
2 6 (85.71%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) Infor
3 1 (14.29%) iSeries
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) OS/400
3 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing

BPCS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 (14.29%) MS Excel
General
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Analyst
1 7 (100.00%) Analyst Programmer
1 7 (100.00%) Programmer
2 6 (85.71%) RPG Programmer
2 6 (85.71%) RPG Analyst Programmer
2 6 (85.71%) AS400 Analyst Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) AS400
2 1 (14.29%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) SDLC
2 1 (14.29%) Web Development
2 1 (14.29%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) RPG
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) RPG IV
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Infor
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