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

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD)
Rank 862 854 853
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Permanent jobs citing CIPD 31 64 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.053% 0.049%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.10% 0.20% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 19 29 51
Average salary £62,000 £33,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+87.87% -26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £125,000 £53,700 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £100,000 £31,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+222.58% -12.67%

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
30126 32803 30377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 27.26% 27.34% 27.67%
Number of salaries quoted 23898 25949 24570
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +1.25%

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 1 July 2015 within the UK.

CIPD Salary Histogram in the UK

CIPD
Top 8 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 1 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 -32 18 £50,000 +53.84% 9
London +34 11 £50,000 +11.11% 2
City of London +35 5 £50,000 -34.21% 1
Berkshire +7 5 - -
South East +5 5 - - 1
Manchester +4 1 £100,000 -
North West 0 1 £100,000 - 2
Reading -4 1 - -

CIPD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 19 (27.14%) PeopleSoft
1 19 (27.14%) Degree
1 19 (27.14%) Coaching
2 18 (25.71%) Project Management
3 16 (22.86%) Change Management
4 15 (21.43%) Finance
5 13 (18.57%) Microsoft
6 12 (17.14%) People Management
7 11 (15.71%) Performance Management
7 11 (15.71%) Law
8 10 (14.29%) E-Learning
8 10 (14.29%) Banking
8 10 (14.29%) MS Excel
8 10 (14.29%) Line Management
9 9 (12.86%) PRINCE2
9 9 (12.86%) Logistics
10 8 (11.43%) Retail
10 8 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (11.43%) Mentoring
10 8 (11.43%) Retail Banking
11 7 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 7 (10.00%) Legal
12 6 (8.57%) Telecoms
12 6 (8.57%) MS PowerPoint
12 6 (8.57%) PeopleSoft HRMS
13 5 (7.14%) MS Office
13 5 (7.14%) Learning Management System
13 5 (7.14%) German Language
14 4 (5.71%) Marketing
14 4 (5.71%) Spreadsheet

CIPD
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 (5.71%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.29%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 10 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.57%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (7.14%) MS Office
4 4 (5.71%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (2.86%) MS Project
5 2 (2.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (8.57%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 2 (2.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.43%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.43%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.43%) ResourceLink
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.71%) WebEx
2 3 (4.29%) VSAT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.71%) Data Mining
2 2 (2.86%) FileMaker
2 2 (2.86%) MS Access
General
1 15 (21.43%) Finance
2 11 (15.71%) Law
3 10 (14.29%) Banking
4 8 (11.43%) Retail
4 8 (11.43%) Retail Banking
5 7 (10.00%) Legal
6 6 (8.57%) Telecoms
7 5 (7.14%) German Language
8 4 (5.71%) Marketing
9 2 (2.86%) Manufacturing
9 2 (2.86%) Back Office
9 2 (2.86%) Electronics
10 1 (1.43%) Dutch Language
10 1 (1.43%) French Language
Job Titles
1 20 (28.57%) Analyst
2 18 (25.71%) Process Analyst
3 17 (24.29%) Senior Analyst
4 10 (14.29%) Trainer
5 6 (8.57%) Consultant
6 4 (5.71%) Applications Consultant
6 4 (5.71%) Software Consultant
6 4 (5.71%) Training Manager
7 3 (4.29%) Technical Trainer
7 3 (4.29%) Programme Director
7 3 (4.29%) Transformation Programme Manager
7 3 (4.29%) Programme Manager
7 3 (4.29%) Administrator
7 3 (4.29%) Development Manager
8 2 (2.86%) IT Trainer
8 2 (2.86%) Head of Operations
9 1 (1.43%) Senior Development Manager
9 1 (1.43%) Senior Business Process Analyst
9 1 (1.43%) Payroll Consultant
9 1 (1.43%) HR Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.29%) E-Learning
2 5 (7.14%) Learning Management System
3 3 (4.29%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (4.29%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.86%) DTV
4 2 (2.86%) Statistics
4 2 (2.86%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.43%) Social Media
5 1 (1.43%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (27.14%) Coaching
2 18 (25.71%) Project Management
3 16 (22.86%) Change Management
4 12 (17.14%) People Management
5 11 (15.71%) Performance Management
6 10 (14.29%) Line Management
7 9 (12.86%) Logistics
7 9 (12.86%) PRINCE2
8 8 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (11.43%) Mentoring
9 7 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 3 (4.29%) Data Protection
10 3 (4.29%) Time Management
10 3 (4.29%) Data Analysis
10 3 (4.29%) ERP
11 2 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (2.86%) Service Management
11 2 (2.86%) Process Management
11 2 (2.86%) ITIL
11 2 (2.86%) Programme Office Management
Qualifications
1 19 (27.14%) Degree
2 3 (4.29%) CCNA
2 3 (4.29%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.86%) HNC
3 2 (2.86%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.43%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.86%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 19 (27.14%) PeopleSoft
2 13 (18.57%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.29%) Cisco
4 2 (2.86%) SAP
4 2 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.43%) Hyland
5 1 (1.43%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.43%) Cognos
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle
South East
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Salary Depending on Experience
Posted: 17 hours ago
North West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum, Benefits Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
South Wales
Resource Management
Salary: £20000 - £23500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 6 days ago