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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
TIBCO ActiveMatrix BusinessWorks (TIBCO BW)
Rank 842 794 819
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +25
Permanent jobs citing BusinessWorks 24 81 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.078% 0.061%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.29% 0.98% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 21 45 31
Average salary £67,500 £50,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.00% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £62,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £50,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.33%

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
8168 8256 8917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.84% 7.92% 8.07%
Number of salaries quoted 6601 6211 7143
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £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 28 January 2015 within the UK.

BusinessWorks Salary Histogram in the UK

BusinessWorks
Top 7 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 28 January 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 -39 23 £71,250 +42.50% 3
London 0 22 £71,250 +42.50% 3
City of London +15 9 £67,500 +22.72%
Cheshire -4 1 - -
North West -22 1 - -
Scotland - 1 £40,000 -
Glasgow - 1 £40,000 -

BusinessWorks
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 50 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 42 (84.00%) Java
3 35 (70.00%) Finance
4 34 (68.00%) TIBCO EMS
5 32 (64.00%) UNIX
6 30 (60.00%) Banking
7 27 (54.00%) TIBCO iProcess
8 22 (44.00%) Subversion
8 22 (44.00%) WebLogic
8 22 (44.00%) JBoss
8 22 (44.00%) Perl
9 21 (42.00%) FpML
9 21 (42.00%) Linux
10 15 (30.00%) XML
11 14 (28.00%) DB2
11 14 (28.00%) Back Office
11 14 (28.00%) Investment Banking
12 13 (26.00%) DB2 UDB
12 13 (26.00%) Performance Tuning
13 11 (22.00%) Front Office
13 11 (22.00%) Sybase
13 11 (22.00%) MQSeries
14 10 (20.00%) Jenkins
14 10 (20.00%) TDD
15 9 (18.00%) WebSphere
15 9 (18.00%) SQL
16 8 (16.00%) SQL Server
17 7 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
17 7 (14.00%) Automated Testing
17 7 (14.00%) Ant

BusinessWorks
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 34 (68.00%) TIBCO EMS
2 22 (44.00%) WebLogic
2 22 (44.00%) JBoss
3 11 (22.00%) MQSeries
4 9 (18.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) MS Project
1 1 (2.00%) MS Office
1 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 27 (54.00%) TIBCO iProcess
2 2 (4.00%) Endur
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.00%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (28.00%) DB2
2 13 (26.00%) DB2 UDB
3 8 (16.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.00%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 22 (44.00%) Subversion
2 10 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 7 (14.00%) Ant
4 3 (6.00%) LoadRunner
4 3 (6.00%) Rational Performance Tester
5 2 (4.00%) Lombardi
General
1 35 (70.00%) Finance
2 30 (60.00%) Banking
3 14 (28.00%) Investment Banking
3 14 (28.00%) Back Office
4 11 (22.00%) Front Office
5 1 (2.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 40 (80.00%) Developer
2 25 (50.00%) TIBCO Developer
3 15 (30.00%) Java Developer
4 9 (18.00%) Senior Developer
5 8 (16.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Architect
6 3 (6.00%) Test Manager
7 2 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.00%) Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.00%) Lead Architect
8 1 (2.00%) Content Manager
8 1 (2.00%) Middleware Analyst
8 1 (2.00%) TIBCO Specialist
8 1 (2.00%) Senior TIBCO Developer
8 1 (2.00%) TIBCO Architect
8 1 (2.00%) Messaging Analyst
8 1 (2.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 1 (2.00%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (42.00%) FpML
2 15 (30.00%) XML
3 7 (14.00%) XSD
3 7 (14.00%) XSLT
4 6 (12.00%) JMS
5 5 (10.00%) .NET
5 5 (10.00%) J2EE
6 4 (8.00%) Middleware
6 4 (8.00%) Spring
7 3 (6.00%) Hibernate
8 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET
8 2 (4.00%) WebSphere MQ
9 1 (2.00%) Rendezvous
9 1 (2.00%) EJB
9 1 (2.00%) JSP
9 1 (2.00%) Servlets
9 1 (2.00%) Web Services
9 1 (2.00%) HTML
9 1 (2.00%) WCF
9 1 (2.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) Derivative
2 3 (6.00%) DTCC
2 3 (6.00%) SWIFT
2 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.00%) Credit Risk
3 1 (2.00%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 32 (64.00%) UNIX
2 21 (42.00%) Linux
3 1 (2.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.00%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (20.00%) TDD
3 7 (14.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (14.00%) Automated Testing
4 6 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (10.00%) Multithreading
5 5 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (10.00%) Workflow
6 3 (6.00%) SOA
6 3 (6.00%) Project Management
6 3 (6.00%) Performance Testing
6 3 (6.00%) Test Management
6 3 (6.00%) V-Model
6 3 (6.00%) Test Automation
6 3 (6.00%) Waterfall
7 2 (4.00%) System Testing
7 2 (4.00%) Data Virtualisation
7 2 (4.00%) Knowledge Management
7 2 (4.00%) OO
8 1 (2.00%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 42 (84.00%) Java
2 22 (44.00%) Perl
3 9 (18.00%) SQL
4 7 (14.00%) C++
5 3 (6.00%) C#
6 2 (4.00%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.00%) C
7 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (6.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 50 (100.00%) TIBCO
2 11 (22.00%) Sybase
3 7 (14.00%) IBM
4 3 (6.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.00%) Green Hat
5 2 (4.00%) Oracle
6 1 (2.00%) OpenLink
6 1 (2.00%) Business Objects
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