The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
TIBCO ActiveMatrix BusinessWorks (TIBCO BW)
Rank 837 840 850
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +10
Permanent jobs citing BusinessWorks 66 51 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.055% 0.046% 0.046%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.70% 0.54% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 61 29 40
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £31,300 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Business Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
9428 9402 10687
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.92% 8.51% 8.57%
Number of salaries quoted 7194 7367 8916
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 £35,000
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%

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 24 April 2014 within the UK.

BusinessWorks Salary Histogram in the UK

BusinessWorks
Top 18 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 24 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 -5 65 £55,000 +10.00% 7
London -19 34 £62,500 +25.00% 3
City of London +11 30 £62,500 +25.00% 1
North West +31 25 £52,500 +32.91% 2
Merseyside - 13 £52,500 - 1
Liverpool - 13 £52,500 - 1
Manchester +10 7 £50,000 +26.58%
Cheshire - 5 £52,500 - 1
Dorset - 4 £72,500 - 1
Knutsford - 4 £53,750 - 1
South West - 4 £72,500 - 1
Bournemouth - 3 - - 1
Oxford -1 2 £37,500 +28.20%
Oxfordshire -7 2 £37,500 +28.20%
South East -10 2 £37,500 +28.20%
Scotland -12 1 £32,500 +22.64%
Glasgow -23 1 £32,500 +22.64%
Harrow - 1 - -

BusinessWorks
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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.

1 147 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 101 (68.71%) TIBCO EMS
3 94 (63.95%) Java
4 75 (51.02%) UNIX
5 60 (40.82%) Oracle
6 55 (37.41%) Finance
7 53 (36.05%) Perl
7 53 (36.05%) SOA
8 51 (34.69%) TIBCO iProcess
9 50 (34.01%) Middleware
10 49 (33.33%) Shell Script
11 44 (29.93%) Rendezvous
12 43 (29.25%) WebLogic
13 42 (28.57%) Linux
14 39 (26.53%) C++
15 38 (25.85%) SQL
15 38 (25.85%) JBoss
16 35 (23.81%) TIBCO Hawk
17 30 (20.41%) Oracle Database
18 29 (19.73%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
18 29 (19.73%) Degree
19 27 (18.37%) Subversion
20 26 (17.69%) Banking
21 24 (16.33%) FpML
22 23 (15.65%) IBM
22 23 (15.65%) Java EE
23 22 (14.97%) Java SE
23 22 (14.97%) Performance Tuning
23 22 (14.97%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
24 20 (13.61%) J2EE

BusinessWorks
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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
1 101 (68.71%) TIBCO EMS
2 43 (29.25%) WebLogic
3 29 (19.73%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
4 14 (9.52%) Oracle Workflow
5 6 (4.08%) WebSphere
6 4 (2.72%) IIS
7 2 (1.36%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.68%) JCAPS
8 1 (0.68%) Mule
8 1 (0.68%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (9.52%) MS Project
1 14 (9.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 51 (34.69%) TIBCO iProcess
2 22 (14.97%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
3 5 (3.40%) Oracle BPM
4 4 (2.72%) Eagle PACE
4 4 (2.72%) SimCorp Dimension
5 3 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (1.36%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.68%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.80%) Internet
2 9 (6.12%) Broadband
3 3 (2.04%) DMZ
4 2 (1.36%) LDAP
5 1 (0.68%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.68%) SMTP
5 1 (0.68%) FTP
5 1 (0.68%) HTTP
5 1 (0.68%) Firewall
5 1 (0.68%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (20.41%) Oracle Database
2 18 (12.24%) Spotfire
3 16 (10.88%) SQL Server
4 14 (9.52%) Oracle Database 11g
4 14 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (8.16%) DB2
6 5 (3.40%) DB2 UDB
7 2 (1.36%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.68%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 27 (18.37%) Subversion
2 14 (9.52%) ClearCase
3 5 (3.40%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (1.36%) Ant
4 2 (1.36%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.68%) JIRA
General
1 55 (37.41%) Finance
2 26 (17.69%) Banking
3 18 (12.24%) Investment Banking
4 14 (9.52%) Retail
4 14 (9.52%) Telecoms
5 10 (6.80%) Marketing
6 9 (6.12%) Billing
7 1 (0.68%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 56 (38.10%) Developer
2 28 (19.05%) TIBCO Developer
3 23 (15.65%) TIBCO Specialist
4 22 (14.97%) Consultant
5 18 (12.24%) Architect
5 18 (12.24%) TIBCO Consultant
6 16 (10.88%) Technical Leader
7 10 (6.80%) Lead Developer
7 10 (6.80%) Java Developer
7 10 (6.80%) Oracle Developer
7 10 (6.80%) PL/SQL Developer
7 10 (6.80%) SQL Developer
8 9 (6.12%) TIBCO Architect
9 8 (5.44%) Systems Engineer
10 7 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
10 7 (4.76%) Technical Team Leader
10 7 (4.76%) Team Leader
10 7 (4.76%) Administrator
11 5 (3.40%) Senior Integration Engineer
11 5 (3.40%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (34.01%) Middleware
2 44 (29.93%) Rendezvous
3 24 (16.33%) FpML
4 23 (15.65%) Java EE
5 22 (14.97%) Java SE
6 20 (13.61%) J2EE
7 15 (10.20%) JSP
7 15 (10.20%) Struts
8 14 (9.52%) JSF
8 14 (9.52%) Web Services
9 9 (6.12%) JMS
10 8 (5.44%) XML
10 8 (5.44%) HTML
11 6 (4.08%) SOAP
11 6 (4.08%) .NET
12 5 (3.40%) Oracle Fusion
13 4 (2.72%) WebSphere MQ
13 4 (2.72%) XSD
13 4 (2.72%) ASP.NET
13 4 (2.72%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.20%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (6.12%) Smartphone
3 8 (5.44%) Computer Science
4 7 (4.76%) Credit Derivative
5 5 (3.40%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.72%) SWIFT
6 4 (2.72%) Wiki
7 2 (1.36%) Clustering
7 2 (1.36%) Derivative
8 1 (0.68%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.68%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.68%) iSeries
8 1 (0.68%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 75 (51.02%) UNIX
2 42 (28.57%) Linux
3 3 (2.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (36.05%) SOA
2 22 (14.97%) Performance Tuning
3 20 (13.61%) UML
4 19 (12.93%) EAI
5 18 (12.24%) Workflow
6 15 (10.20%) Project Management
7 14 (9.52%) Web Development
7 14 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (8.16%) Disaster Recovery
9 10 (6.80%) ITIL
10 7 (4.76%) Complex Event Processing
10 7 (4.76%) Change Management
11 6 (4.08%) CRM
12 5 (3.40%) Technical Architecture
12 5 (3.40%) TOGAF
12 5 (3.40%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (3.40%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (3.40%) OOA/OOD
12 5 (3.40%) Data Modelling
12 5 (3.40%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 94 (63.95%) Java
2 53 (36.05%) Perl
3 49 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 39 (26.53%) C++
5 38 (25.85%) SQL
6 16 (10.88%) PL/SQL
7 15 (10.20%) JavaScript
8 7 (4.76%) Ruby
8 7 (4.76%) Python
9 3 (2.04%) XPath
10 1 (0.68%) C#
Qualifications
1 29 (19.73%) Degree
2 1 (0.68%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.68%) HND
2 1 (0.68%) CISSP
2 1 (0.68%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.84%) SLA
2 8 (5.44%) QA
3 4 (2.72%) MiFID
4 1 (0.68%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (2.72%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 35 (23.81%) TIBCO Hawk
2 14 (9.52%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (2.72%) Tivoli
3 4 (2.72%) Control-M
3 4 (2.72%) OpenView
4 1 (0.68%) CA LISA
4 1 (0.68%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 147 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 60 (40.82%) Oracle
3 38 (25.85%) JBoss
4 23 (15.65%) IBM
5 19 (12.93%) HP
6 14 (9.52%) Microsoft
7 10 (6.80%) Teradata
8 7 (4.76%) webMethods
9 5 (3.40%) Talend
10 4 (2.72%) Charles River
10 4 (2.72%) Bloomberg
10 4 (2.72%) Informatica
10 4 (2.72%) Veritas
10 4 (2.72%) Wall Street Systems
10 4 (2.72%) GoldenSource
10 4 (2.72%) SimCorp
11 3 (2.04%) SAP
12 2 (1.36%) Cognizant
12 2 (1.36%) Sybase
13 1 (0.68%) Green Hat
City, London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Virtual Resources
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire, Knutsford
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
PruHealth
Salary: Unspecified Excellent benefits & bonus
Posted: 15 days ago