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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD)
Rank 849 906 856
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -50
Permanent jobs citing CIPD 41 27 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.022% 0.043%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.13% 0.083% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 37 12 45
Average salary £55,000 £31,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+77.42% -31.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £74,400 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £32,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+48.43% -9.85%

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
30383 32724 31424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.46% 27.25% 27.98%
Number of salaries quoted 23753 26140 25296
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 24 April 2015 within the UK.

CIPD Salary Histogram in the UK

CIPD
Top 24 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 24 April 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 +23 37 £55,000 +77.42% 6
London +44 27 £55,000 +83.33% 3
City of London +35 3 £50,000 -34.21% 2
South West - 3 £62,000 - 1
West Midlands - 3 £47,500 -
Scotland +20 2 £40,182 -
South East +15 2 £47,500 -13.63% 2
North Lanarkshire - 2 £40,182 -
Warwickshire - 2 £48,750 -
Wiltshire - 2 £62,000 -
Swindon - 2 £62,000 -
North West +14 1 - -
Cheshire +12 1 - -
Yorkshire -1 1 - -
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £47,500 - 1
Warrington - 1 - -
Warwick - 1 £47,500 -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Reading - 1 - -
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £24,000 -
Bristol - 1 £23,000 -
Harrogate - 1 - -
Leatherhead - 1 £47,500 - 1

CIPD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (32.26%) Degree
2 19 (30.65%) PeopleSoft
3 14 (22.58%) Microsoft
3 14 (22.58%) Performance Management
4 12 (19.35%) Line Management
4 12 (19.35%) Project Management
5 10 (16.13%) Change Management
5 10 (16.13%) People Management
6 9 (14.52%) E-Learning
6 9 (14.52%) Law
6 9 (14.52%) Logistics
7 8 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (11.29%) MS Excel
8 7 (11.29%) Coaching
9 6 (9.68%) German Language
9 6 (9.68%) PeopleSoft HRMS
9 6 (9.68%) Finance
10 4 (6.45%) MS Office
10 4 (6.45%) SharePoint
10 4 (6.45%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (6.45%) Learning Management System
10 4 (6.45%) WebEx
11 3 (4.84%) VSAT
11 3 (4.84%) Data Protection
11 3 (4.84%) Data Protection Act
11 3 (4.84%) CCNA
11 3 (4.84%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (4.84%) ERP
11 3 (4.84%) Cisco
11 3 (4.84%) SAP

CIPD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 4 (6.45%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.84%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (11.29%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.45%) MS Office
3 2 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.61%) MS Project
4 1 (1.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (9.68%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 1 (1.61%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.61%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.61%) ResourceLink
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.45%) WebEx
2 3 (4.84%) VSAT
General
1 9 (14.52%) Law
2 6 (9.68%) Finance
2 6 (9.68%) German Language
3 3 (4.84%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.84%) Legal
4 2 (3.23%) Banking
5 1 (1.61%) Retail
5 1 (1.61%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.61%) Dutch Language
5 1 (1.61%) French Language
5 1 (1.61%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 20 (32.26%) Analyst
2 18 (29.03%) Process Analyst
3 17 (27.42%) Senior Analyst
4 10 (16.13%) Trainer
5 7 (11.29%) Consultant
6 4 (6.45%) Applications Consultant
6 4 (6.45%) Software Consultant
7 3 (4.84%) Technical Trainer
7 3 (4.84%) Administrator
8 2 (3.23%) Development Manager
8 2 (3.23%) Project Leader
8 2 (3.23%) IT Trainer
9 1 (1.61%) Technical Analyst
9 1 (1.61%) Programme Director
9 1 (1.61%) Senior Business Analyst
9 1 (1.61%) Support Consultant
9 1 (1.61%) Business Process Analyst
9 1 (1.61%) Business Analyst
9 1 (1.61%) Programme Manager
9 1 (1.61%) Graduate
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.52%) E-Learning
2 4 (6.45%) Learning Management System
3 3 (4.84%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.84%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (3.23%) Statistics
4 2 (3.23%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (22.58%) Performance Management
2 12 (19.35%) Line Management
2 12 (19.35%) Project Management
3 10 (16.13%) Change Management
3 10 (16.13%) People Management
4 9 (14.52%) Logistics
5 8 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (11.29%) Coaching
7 3 (4.84%) Data Protection
7 3 (4.84%) Data Analysis
7 3 (4.84%) ERP
8 2 (3.23%) PRINCE2
8 2 (3.23%) Mentoring
8 2 (3.23%) Business Transformation
8 2 (3.23%) Time Management
9 1 (1.61%) DevOps
9 1 (1.61%) Information Assurance
9 1 (1.61%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 1 (1.61%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (1.61%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.61%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (32.26%) Degree
2 3 (4.84%) CCNA
2 3 (4.84%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.23%) HNC
4 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 19 (30.65%) PeopleSoft
2 14 (22.58%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.45%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (4.84%) Cisco
4 3 (4.84%) SAP
5 1 (1.61%) Cognos
5 1 (1.61%) Cognizant
5 1 (1.61%) Hyland
5 1 (1.61%) ServiceNow
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Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £33000 - £42000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 14 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Up to 62k
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Resource Management
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Somerset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum, Benefits Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago