The table below looks at the statistics for BusinessWorks skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BusinessWorks over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
TIBCO ActiveMatrix BusinessWorks (TIBCO BW)
Rank 893 914 856
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -58
Permanent jobs citing BusinessWorks 42 23 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.022% 0.077%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.59% 0.28% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 31 20 46
Average salary £52,500 £77,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.25% +55.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £60,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £82,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 - £50,000

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
7091 8259 8208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.00% 7.76% 7.80%
Number of salaries quoted 5532 6620 6157
Average salary £52,500 £53,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.94% +0.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

BusinessWorks
Jobs Demand Trend

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

BusinessWorks Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

BusinessWorks
Salary Trend

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

BusinessWorks Salary Trend in the UK

BusinessWorks
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BusinessWorks over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 within the UK.

BusinessWorks Salary Histogram in the UK

BusinessWorks
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BusinessWorks within the UK over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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 +39 42 £52,500 -32.25%
London +1 15 £71,250 -8.06%
South East - 14 £61,250 -
Buckinghamshire - 10 £52,500 -
Leeds - 7 £41,000 -
West Yorkshire - 7 £41,000 -
Milton Keynes - 7 £52,500 -
Yorkshire - 7 £41,000 -
Chiswick - 5 £87,500 -
Harrow - 4 £50,000 -
Warwickshire - 4 £45,000 -
Home Counties - 4 £70,000 -
West Midlands - 4 £45,000 -
East Midlands - 2 - -
Nottinghamshire - 2 - -
Nottingham - 2 - -

BusinessWorks
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing BusinessWorks 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 BusinessWorks.

1 73 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 45 (61.64%) Java
3 38 (52.05%) SQL
4 34 (46.58%) .NET
5 33 (45.21%) Oracle
6 29 (39.73%) XML
7 28 (38.36%) TIBCO EMS
8 26 (35.62%) C#
9 24 (32.88%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (30.14%) SQL Server
10 22 (30.14%) Microsoft
11 16 (21.92%) Finance
11 16 (21.92%) Multithreading
12 15 (20.55%) SOA
13 14 (19.18%) Scrum
13 14 (19.18%) High Availability
14 13 (17.81%) TIBCO iProcess
14 13 (17.81%) Computer Science
15 12 (16.44%) Mathematics
15 12 (16.44%) JMS
15 12 (16.44%) MS Excel
15 12 (16.44%) XSLT
15 12 (16.44%) Team Foundation Server
16 10 (13.70%) iSeries
16 10 (13.70%) Performance Testing
16 10 (13.70%) Mobile App
16 10 (13.70%) SDLC
16 10 (13.70%) UML
16 10 (13.70%) Classic ASP
16 10 (13.70%) ASP.NET

BusinessWorks
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing BusinessWorks 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 BusinessWorks. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (10.96%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (5.48%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.74%) Apache
3 2 (2.74%) JBoss
3 2 (2.74%) MQSeries
3 2 (2.74%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
3 2 (2.74%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.74%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.37%) Confluence
4 1 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.37%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 12 (16.44%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.48%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (17.81%) TIBCO iProcess
2 10 (13.70%) Exstream
2 10 (13.70%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.74%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.70%) Internet
2 8 (10.96%) HTTP
3 2 (2.74%) Reverse Proxy
3 2 (2.74%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (30.14%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.96%) Spotfire
3 5 (6.85%) DB2
3 5 (6.85%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.11%) DB2 UDB
4 3 (4.11%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.11%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (4.11%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (4.11%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.74%) Big Data
6 1 (1.37%) Couchbase
6 1 (1.37%) MySQL
6 1 (1.37%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.37%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (16.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.74%) Eclipse
2 2 (2.74%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.37%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.37%) Checkstyle
3 1 (1.37%) FindBugs
3 1 (1.37%) JIRA
3 1 (1.37%) JMeter
3 1 (1.37%) JUnit
3 1 (1.37%) Subversion
General
1 16 (21.92%) Finance
2 8 (10.96%) Games
3 3 (4.11%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.37%) Banking
4 1 (1.37%) German Language
Job Titles
1 57 (78.08%) Developer
2 37 (50.68%) TIBCO Developer
3 15 (20.55%) Programmer
4 10 (13.70%) .NET Developer
4 10 (13.70%) C# .NET Developer
4 10 (13.70%) C# Developer
4 10 (13.70%) Java Developer
4 10 (13.70%) JDE Developer
4 10 (13.70%) Senior Developer
4 10 (13.70%) Senior TIBCO Developer
5 7 (9.59%) ERP Developer
6 6 (8.22%) Administrator
6 6 (8.22%) Analyst
6 6 (8.22%) Designer
6 6 (8.22%) Integration Developer
6 6 (8.22%) Oracle Developer
6 6 (8.22%) TIBCO Administrator
7 5 (6.85%) Senior Designer
8 4 (5.48%) Workflow Developer
9 3 (4.11%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (46.58%) .NET
2 29 (39.73%) XML
3 28 (38.36%) TIBCO EMS
4 12 (16.44%) JMS
4 12 (16.44%) XSLT
5 10 (13.70%) ASP.NET
5 10 (13.70%) Classic ASP
6 8 (10.96%) HTML
6 8 (10.96%) SOAP
6 8 (10.96%) Web Services
7 7 (9.59%) REST
8 6 (8.22%) J2EE
9 4 (5.48%) .NET Framework
10 2 (2.74%) Ajax
10 2 (2.74%) Hibernate
10 2 (2.74%) JDBC
10 2 (2.74%) JSON
10 2 (2.74%) JTA
10 2 (2.74%) Middleware
10 2 (2.74%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.81%) Computer Science
2 12 (16.44%) Mathematics
3 10 (13.70%) Client/Server
3 10 (13.70%) iSeries
3 10 (13.70%) Mobile App
4 6 (8.22%) Clustering
5 3 (4.11%) AS400
6 2 (2.74%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.74%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.33%) Windows
2 3 (4.11%) Linux
3 2 (2.74%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (32.88%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (21.92%) Multithreading
3 15 (20.55%) SOA
4 14 (19.18%) High Availability
4 14 (19.18%) Scrum
5 10 (13.70%) ERP
5 10 (13.70%) Performance Testing
5 10 (13.70%) SDLC
5 10 (13.70%) UML
6 9 (12.33%) Software Delivery
7 8 (10.96%) Integration Testing
7 8 (10.96%) Kanban
7 8 (10.96%) OO
7 8 (10.96%) OOD
8 6 (8.22%) OOP
8 6 (8.22%) Technical Analysis
8 6 (8.22%) Validation
9 5 (6.85%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (5.48%) Unit Testing
10 4 (5.48%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (61.64%) Java
2 38 (52.05%) SQL
3 26 (35.62%) C#
4 10 (13.70%) C++
4 10 (13.70%) COBOL
4 10 (13.70%) RPG
4 10 (13.70%) VB.NET
4 10 (13.70%) VC++
5 8 (10.96%) Apex Code
5 8 (10.96%) T-SQL
6 6 (8.22%) Bash Shell
6 6 (8.22%) Korn
7 4 (5.48%) PL/SQL
7 4 (5.48%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (9.59%) Degree
2 4 (5.48%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (5.48%) SC Cleared
2 4 (5.48%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.48%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (6.85%) TIBCO Hawk
2 1 (1.37%) Kibana
2 1 (1.37%) logstash
Vendors
1 73 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 33 (45.21%) Oracle
3 22 (30.14%) Microsoft
4 10 (13.70%) HP
4 10 (13.70%) IBM
4 10 (13.70%) JD Edwards
5 8 (10.96%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.74%) EMC
6 2 (2.74%) VMware
7 1 (1.37%) MuleSoft
7 1 (1.37%) webMethods
7 1 (1.37%) WSO2