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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
TIBCO ActiveMatrix BusinessWorks (TIBCO BW)
Rank 874 895 855
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -40
Permanent jobs citing BusinessWorks 18 34 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.029% 0.023%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.23% 0.39% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 7 32 5
Average salary £95,000 £50,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+90.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £51,500
10% offered a salary of more than £103,000 £55,000 £76,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -13.04%

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
7767 8662 8422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.09% 7.40% 7.75%
Number of salaries quoted 5986 6819 6598
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,279 £34,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +5.26%

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 31 July 2015 within the UK.

BusinessWorks Salary Histogram in the UK

BusinessWorks
Top 6 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 31 July 2015. 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 +3 17 £95,000 +90.00%
London +43 16 £95,000 +55.10%
City of London - 4 £95,000 -
East Midlands -3 1 £37,500 -25.00%
Nottingham - 1 £37,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £37,500 -

BusinessWorks
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 47 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 29 (61.70%) Java
3 28 (59.57%) Middleware
4 27 (57.45%) TIBCO EMS
5 25 (53.19%) IBM
6 22 (46.81%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (44.68%) JBoss
8 20 (42.55%) Oracle
9 19 (40.43%) Web Services
9 19 (40.43%) UNIX
9 19 (40.43%) Linux
9 19 (40.43%) UML
10 17 (36.17%) Data Modelling
11 16 (34.04%) Perl
11 16 (34.04%) Finance
11 16 (34.04%) Talend Open Studio
11 16 (34.04%) Oracle Fusion
11 16 (34.04%) Talend
12 13 (27.66%) TIBCO iProcess
12 13 (27.66%) JMS
13 12 (25.53%) FpML
13 12 (25.53%) Project Management
13 12 (25.53%) Subversion
13 12 (25.53%) TOGAF
14 11 (23.40%) Banking
14 11 (23.40%) Degree
14 11 (23.40%) SOA
14 11 (23.40%) OOA/OOD
15 10 (21.28%) MS Excel
15 10 (21.28%) J2EE

BusinessWorks
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 21 (44.68%) JBoss
2 9 (19.15%) WebSphere
3 5 (10.64%) Mule
3 5 (10.64%) Node.js
3 5 (10.64%) WebLogic
3 5 (10.64%) Mule ESB
4 2 (4.26%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (4.26%) Confluence
5 1 (2.13%) IIS
5 1 (2.13%) MQSeries
Applications
1 10 (21.28%) MS Excel
2 8 (17.02%) MS Visio
2 8 (17.02%) MS PowerPoint
2 8 (17.02%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 13 (27.66%) TIBCO iProcess
2 5 (10.64%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.15%) TCP/IP
2 8 (17.02%) Multicast
3 2 (4.26%) HTTP
4 1 (2.13%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.02%) DB2
1 8 (17.02%) DB2 UDB
2 5 (10.64%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.26%) MySQL
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.13%) Couchbase
4 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (34.04%) Talend Open Studio
2 12 (25.53%) Subversion
3 7 (14.89%) JIRA
4 2 (4.26%) Checkstyle
4 2 (4.26%) JUnit
4 2 (4.26%) JMeter
4 2 (4.26%) FindBugs
5 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.13%) MSBuild
5 1 (2.13%) NUnit
5 1 (2.13%) LoadRunner
5 1 (2.13%) Rational Performance Tester
General
1 16 (34.04%) Finance
2 11 (23.40%) Banking
3 10 (21.28%) Front Office
3 10 (21.28%) Back Office
4 6 (12.77%) Investment Banking
5 5 (10.64%) Retail
6 3 (6.38%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (34.04%) Analyst
2 12 (25.53%) Developer
3 11 (23.40%) Senior Integration Engineer
3 11 (23.40%) Systems Engineer
3 11 (23.40%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 11 (23.40%) Integration Engineer
3 11 (23.40%) Systems Integration Engineer
4 8 (17.02%) Developer Analyst
4 8 (17.02%) TIBCO Developer
4 8 (17.02%) Middleware Analyst
4 8 (17.02%) Messaging Analyst
5 7 (14.89%) Java Developer
6 6 (12.77%) Architect
7 5 (10.64%) Integration Architect
7 5 (10.64%) Development Manager
7 5 (10.64%) TIBCO Analyst
8 3 (6.38%) Database Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Database Analyst
9 2 (4.26%) Technical Leader
9 2 (4.26%) Report Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (59.57%) Middleware
2 27 (57.45%) TIBCO EMS
3 19 (40.43%) Web Services
4 16 (34.04%) Oracle Fusion
5 13 (27.66%) JMS
6 12 (25.53%) FpML
7 10 (21.28%) J2EE
8 8 (17.02%) SOAP
8 8 (17.02%) WebSphere MQ
8 8 (17.02%) Rendezvous
9 7 (14.89%) REST
10 5 (10.64%) Android SDK
10 5 (10.64%) iOS SDK
11 4 (8.51%) XML
12 2 (4.26%) XSLT
13 1 (2.13%) MSMQ
13 1 (2.13%) EDI
13 1 (2.13%) .NET
13 1 (2.13%) COM
13 1 (2.13%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.13%) DTCC
3 1 (2.13%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 19 (40.43%) UNIX
1 19 (40.43%) Linux
2 8 (17.02%) Windows
3 6 (12.77%) Android
3 6 (12.77%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (46.81%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (40.43%) UML
3 17 (36.17%) Data Modelling
4 12 (25.53%) Project Management
4 12 (25.53%) TOGAF
5 11 (23.40%) SOA
5 11 (23.40%) OOA/OOD
6 9 (19.15%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (17.02%) Time Management
7 8 (17.02%) Scrum
8 7 (14.89%) SDLC
9 6 (12.77%) Test Automation
10 5 (10.64%) BPMN
10 5 (10.64%) Software Delivery
10 5 (10.64%) Asset Management
10 5 (10.64%) Migration
11 4 (8.51%) Performance Tuning
12 3 (6.38%) Database Tuning
12 3 (6.38%) High Availability
12 3 (6.38%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 29 (61.70%) Java
2 16 (34.04%) Perl
3 8 (17.02%) C
3 8 (17.02%) Shell Script
4 7 (14.89%) C#
5 6 (12.77%) C++
5 6 (12.77%) JavaScript
6 5 (10.64%) Objective-C
7 3 (6.38%) SQL
8 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (23.40%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.13%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) TIBCO Hawk
1 2 (4.26%) logstash
1 2 (4.26%) Kibana
Vendors
1 47 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 25 (53.19%) IBM
3 20 (42.55%) Oracle
4 16 (34.04%) Talend
5 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
6 5 (10.64%) webMethods
7 2 (4.26%) VMware
8 1 (2.13%) Sybase
8 1 (2.13%) CA
8 1 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (2.13%) WSO2
8 1 (2.13%) Green Hat
8 1 (2.13%) MuleSoft