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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
TIBCO ActiveMatrix BusinessWorks (TIBCO BW)
Rank 831 799 809
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +10
Permanent jobs citing BusinessWorks 27 68 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.065% 0.057%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.34% 0.82% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 21 47 25
Average salary £65,000 £52,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.80% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary - £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
- -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
7900 8260 9005
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.64% 7.92% 8.58%
Number of salaries quoted 6277 6214 7182
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +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 6 March 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 6 March 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 -24 27 £65,000 +18.18% 2
London +20 26 £65,000 - 1
City of London -5 5 £65,000 -3.70%
South East -30 1 - - 1
Hampshire - 1 - -
Aldershot - 1 - -

BusinessWorks
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 52 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 37 (71.15%) Java
3 31 (59.62%) Finance
3 31 (59.62%) TIBCO EMS
4 28 (53.85%) Banking
5 27 (51.92%) UNIX
6 25 (48.08%) JBoss
7 23 (44.23%) TIBCO iProcess
8 19 (36.54%) Subversion
9 18 (34.62%) FpML
9 18 (34.62%) Perl
9 18 (34.62%) WebLogic
10 16 (30.77%) Linux
11 15 (28.85%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (26.92%) XML
12 14 (26.92%) IBM
12 14 (26.92%) Performance Tuning
13 12 (23.08%) MQSeries
13 12 (23.08%) Middleware
13 12 (23.08%) Sybase
13 12 (23.08%) Investment Banking
14 11 (21.15%) TDD
14 11 (21.15%) Back Office
14 11 (21.15%) Jenkins
15 10 (19.23%) WebSphere
15 10 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
15 10 (19.23%) DB2
16 9 (17.31%) C++
16 9 (17.31%) DB2 UDB
17 8 (15.38%) Front Office

BusinessWorks
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 31 (59.62%) TIBCO EMS
2 25 (48.08%) JBoss
3 18 (34.62%) WebLogic
4 12 (23.08%) MQSeries
5 10 (19.23%) WebSphere
6 2 (3.85%) Mule
6 2 (3.85%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) MS Project
1 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.92%) MS Visio
1 1 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 23 (44.23%) TIBCO iProcess
2 2 (3.85%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.92%) Endur
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.92%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (19.23%) DB2
2 9 (17.31%) DB2 UDB
3 5 (9.62%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.92%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.92%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 19 (36.54%) Subversion
2 11 (21.15%) Jenkins
3 7 (13.46%) Talend Open Studio
3 7 (13.46%) Ant
4 4 (7.69%) LoadRunner
4 4 (7.69%) Rational Performance Tester
5 2 (3.85%) JIRA
6 1 (1.92%) Lombardi
General
1 31 (59.62%) Finance
2 28 (53.85%) Banking
3 12 (23.08%) Investment Banking
4 11 (21.15%) Back Office
5 8 (15.38%) Front Office
6 1 (1.92%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 35 (67.31%) Developer
2 21 (40.38%) TIBCO Developer
3 15 (28.85%) Java Developer
4 8 (15.38%) Senior Developer
5 7 (13.46%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (9.62%) Systems Integration Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) Senior Integration Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) Integration Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (7.69%) Architect
7 4 (7.69%) Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) Test Manager
8 2 (3.85%) Integration Architect
8 2 (3.85%) Developer Analyst
8 2 (3.85%) TIBCO Analyst
9 1 (1.92%) Messaging Analyst
9 1 (1.92%) Lead Architect
9 1 (1.92%) Content Manager
9 1 (1.92%) Middleware Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (34.62%) FpML
2 14 (26.92%) XML
3 12 (23.08%) Middleware
4 8 (15.38%) Web Services
5 7 (13.46%) XSD
5 7 (13.46%) XSLT
5 7 (13.46%) JMS
5 7 (13.46%) Oracle Fusion
6 5 (9.62%) .NET
7 4 (7.69%) J2EE
7 4 (7.69%) Hibernate
7 4 (7.69%) Spring
8 2 (3.85%) SOAP
8 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET
8 2 (3.85%) WebSphere MQ
8 2 (3.85%) iOS SDK
8 2 (3.85%) REST
8 2 (3.85%) Android SDK
9 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (1.92%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.69%) DTCC
1 4 (7.69%) SWIFT
2 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.85%) Derivative
3 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 27 (51.92%) UNIX
2 16 (30.77%) Linux
3 2 (3.85%) Android
3 2 (3.85%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.85%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (26.92%) Performance Tuning
3 11 (21.15%) TDD
4 10 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (13.46%) Automated Testing
5 7 (13.46%) UML
5 7 (13.46%) Data Modelling
6 6 (11.54%) Performance Monitoring
6 6 (11.54%) Test Automation
7 5 (9.62%) OOA/OOD
7 5 (9.62%) TOGAF
7 5 (9.62%) Workflow
8 4 (7.69%) SOA
8 4 (7.69%) Waterfall
8 4 (7.69%) V-Model
8 4 (7.69%) Multithreading
8 4 (7.69%) Performance Testing
8 4 (7.69%) Test Management
9 2 (3.85%) BPMN
9 2 (3.85%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (71.15%) Java
2 18 (34.62%) Perl
3 9 (17.31%) C++
4 8 (15.38%) SQL
5 5 (9.62%) C#
6 3 (5.77%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.85%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.92%) XPath
8 1 (1.92%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.92%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (11.54%) Degree
2 4 (7.69%) ISTQB
3 3 (5.77%) VCP4
4 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 52 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 14 (26.92%) IBM
3 12 (23.08%) Sybase
4 8 (15.38%) Oracle
5 7 (13.46%) Talend
6 4 (7.69%) Green Hat
7 3 (5.77%) Microsoft
8 2 (3.85%) webMethods
9 1 (1.92%) Business Objects