The table below looks at the statistics for CIPD in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited CIPD over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD)
Rank 870 832 841
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +9
Permanent jobs citing CIPD 21 64 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.055% 0.041%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.071% 0.21% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 13 46 38
Average salary £29,364 £30,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.12% -45.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,800 £34,400
10% offered a salary of more than £59,600 £51,200 £64,750
UK excluding London average salary £28,432 £30,000 £43,125
% change year-on-year
-5.22% -30.43%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Qualifications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
29680 31217 28978
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.25% 27.00% 27.05%
Number of salaries quoted 24080 24235 23572
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +1.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

CIPD
Jobs Demand Trend

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

CIPD Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CIPD
Salary Trend

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

CIPD Salary Trend in the UK

CIPD
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing CIPD over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 within the UK.

CIPD Salary Histogram in the UK

CIPD
Top 22 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CIPD within the UK over the 3 months to 3 September 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 -27 15 £27,500 -8.33% 9
Yorkshire +14 5 £27,500 -4.34% 1
West Yorkshire - 5 £27,500 - 1
Leeds - 4 £27,500 - 1
London +3 3 £45,000 - 3
South East -22 3 £42,500 +41.66% 2
Berkshire +14 2 - -
Reading +12 2 - -
Manchester +8 1 £100,000 - 1
Bedfordshire +7 1 - -
East of England +6 1 - - 1
North West -3 1 £100,000 - 1
South Wales - 1 £29,364 -
Wales - 1 £29,364 -
Hampshire - 1 £42,500 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 1 £50,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £50,000 -
Bedford - 1 - -
Southampton - 1 £42,500 - 1
Wakefield - 1 £27,500 -
Newport - 1 £29,364 -
Nottingham - 1 £50,000 -

CIPD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing CIPD 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 CIPD.

1 20 (35.09%) Coaching
2 18 (31.58%) Project Management
2 18 (31.58%) Degree
3 16 (28.07%) Finance
3 16 (28.07%) Change Management
4 14 (24.56%) PeopleSoft
5 13 (22.81%) People Management
6 12 (21.05%) Law
7 11 (19.30%) Banking
7 11 (19.30%) MS Excel
8 10 (17.54%) PRINCE2
8 10 (17.54%) Microsoft
8 10 (17.54%) E-Learning
8 10 (17.54%) Legal
8 10 (17.54%) Performance Management
9 9 (15.79%) Mentoring
9 9 (15.79%) Retail
9 9 (15.79%) Retail Banking
9 9 (15.79%) MS Office
10 8 (14.04%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 7 (12.28%) MS PowerPoint
12 6 (10.53%) Marketing
12 6 (10.53%) Line Management
13 5 (8.77%) Logistics
13 5 (8.77%) Telecoms
13 5 (8.77%) Management Information System
14 4 (7.02%) German Language
14 4 (7.02%) PeopleSoft HRMS
14 4 (7.02%) Oracle
14 4 (7.02%) Data Mining

CIPD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing CIPD 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 CIPD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (19.30%) MS Excel
2 9 (15.79%) MS Office
3 7 (12.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (7.02%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (3.51%) MS Project
5 2 (3.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (7.02%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 2 (3.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.75%) ResourceLink
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.51%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.02%) Data Mining
2 3 (5.26%) FileMaker
2 3 (5.26%) MS Access
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
General
1 16 (28.07%) Finance
2 12 (21.05%) Law
3 11 (19.30%) Banking
4 10 (17.54%) Legal
5 9 (15.79%) Retail
5 9 (15.79%) Retail Banking
6 6 (10.53%) Marketing
7 5 (8.77%) Telecoms
8 4 (7.02%) German Language
9 2 (3.51%) Manufacturing
9 2 (3.51%) Back Office
9 2 (3.51%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 14 (24.56%) Analyst
2 12 (21.05%) Senior Analyst
3 11 (19.30%) Process Analyst
4 6 (10.53%) IT Trainer
4 6 (10.53%) Trainer
5 4 (7.02%) Training Manager
6 3 (5.26%) Programme Manager
6 3 (5.26%) Programme Director
6 3 (5.26%) Transformation Programme Manager
6 3 (5.26%) Consultant
7 2 (3.51%) Business Analyst
7 2 (3.51%) Senior Business Analyst
7 2 (3.51%) HR Specialist
7 2 (3.51%) Head of Operations
8 1 (1.75%) Senior Development Manager
8 1 (1.75%) Senior Business Process Analyst
8 1 (1.75%) Payroll Consultant
8 1 (1.75%) Support Consultant
8 1 (1.75%) Project Leader
8 1 (1.75%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.54%) E-Learning
2 5 (8.77%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.26%) Learning Management System
3 3 (5.26%) PMI
4 2 (3.51%) DTV
4 2 (3.51%) Statistics
4 2 (3.51%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.75%) Social Media
5 1 (1.75%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (35.09%) Coaching
2 18 (31.58%) Project Management
3 16 (28.07%) Change Management
4 13 (22.81%) People Management
5 10 (17.54%) Performance Management
5 10 (17.54%) PRINCE2
6 9 (15.79%) Mentoring
7 8 (14.04%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 6 (10.53%) Line Management
9 5 (8.77%) Logistics
10 4 (7.02%) Time Management
10 4 (7.02%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (5.26%) Data Analysis
11 3 (5.26%) Workflow
12 2 (3.51%) Stakeholder Management
12 2 (3.51%) Programme Office Management
12 2 (3.51%) Programme Management
12 2 (3.51%) ITIL
12 2 (3.51%) ITSM
12 2 (3.51%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 18 (31.58%) Degree
2 3 (5.26%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.75%) ECDL
4 1 (1.75%) MCIPD
4 1 (1.75%) MCT
4 1 (1.75%) ISEB
4 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 14 (24.56%) PeopleSoft
2 10 (17.54%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.02%) Oracle
4 3 (5.26%) SAP
5 2 (3.51%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.75%) Hyland
6 1 (1.75%) Kronos
6 1 (1.75%) Cognos
6 1 (1.75%) Citrix
Glasgow Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 + Attractive benefits package and career progression
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 + Attractive benefits package and career progression
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 + Attractive benefits package and career progression
Posted: 19 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 + Attractive benefits package and career progression
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: To £20k + CIPD +private medical+pension+36 hols
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £40,000 to £45,000 + Bonus + bens
Posted: 23 days ago