The table below looks at the statistics for Brainbench in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Brainbench over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Brainbench
Rank - 891 872
Permanent jobs citing Brainbench 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.001% 0.001%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.003% 0.003%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +31.25%
UK excluding London average salary - £52,500 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
31391 28720 30137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 29.33% 27.26% 28.12%
Number of salaries quoted 24987 22543 24799
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Brainbench
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Brainbench Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Brainbench
Salary Trend

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

Brainbench Salary Trend in the UK

Brainbench
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Brainbench 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 Brainbench.

1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
1 9 (100.00%) SOAP
1 9 (100.00%) Web Services
1 9 (100.00%) XML
1 9 (100.00%) XSL
1 9 (100.00%) UML
1 9 (100.00%) OOP
1 9 (100.00%) RUP
1 9 (100.00%) XML Schema
1 9 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 9 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 9 (100.00%) Subversion
1 9 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 9 (100.00%) XPath
1 9 (100.00%) Degree
1 9 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 9 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 9 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 9 (100.00%) Electronic Trading
1 9 (100.00%) Hedge funds
1 9 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 9 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 5 (55.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (55.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (55.56%) WCF
2 5 (55.56%) Derivative
2 5 (55.56%) .NET Remoting
2 5 (55.56%) .NET Framework
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
2 5 (55.56%) MS Excel

Brainbench
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Brainbench 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 Brainbench. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle 11i
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
3 4 (44.44%) DB2
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle8/8i Database
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle9i Database
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) Subversion
2 5 (55.56%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
1 9 (100.00%) Consultant
1 9 (100.00%) Technology Consultant
2 5 (55.56%) C# .NET Developer
2 5 (55.56%) .NET Developer
2 5 (55.56%) C# Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) SOAP
1 9 (100.00%) Web Services
1 9 (100.00%) XML
1 9 (100.00%) XSL
1 9 (100.00%) XML Schema
2 5 (55.56%) .NET Remoting
2 5 (55.56%) .NET Framework
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
2 5 (55.56%) WCF
2 5 (55.56%) .NET
3 4 (44.44%) J2EE
3 4 (44.44%) EJB
3 4 (44.44%) JDBC
3 4 (44.44%) JSP
3 4 (44.44%) Servlets
3 4 (44.44%) CORBA
3 4 (44.44%) J2SE
3 4 (44.44%) Java RMI
3 4 (44.44%) JavaBeans
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 9 (100.00%) Hedge funds
2 5 (55.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (55.56%) Derivative
3 4 (44.44%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) UML
1 9 (100.00%) OOP
1 9 (100.00%) RUP
1 9 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 9 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 9 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 9 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 9 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 9 (100.00%) Electronic Trading
1 9 (100.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) XPath
2 5 (55.56%) VB.NET
2 5 (55.56%) C#
3 4 (44.44%) Java
3 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Degree
2 4 (44.44%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) Sun
3 4 (44.44%) Sybase