The table below looks at the statistics for Cordys skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cordys over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OpenText Cordys
Rank 889 871 872
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +1
Permanent jobs citing Cordys 5 9 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.008% 0.026%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.056% 0.10% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 26
Average salary - £47,500 £45,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.82%
UK excluding London average salary - £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%

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
8853 8876 9876
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.72% 8.21% 8.35%
Number of salaries quoted 6876 6940 8168
Average salary £52,500 £51,000 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -

Cordys
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Cordys Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Cordys
Salary Trend

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

Cordys Salary Trend in the UK

Cordys
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cordys within the UK over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. 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
South East -23 5 - -
England -56 5 - -
Bracknell - 5 - -
Berkshire - 5 - -

Cordys
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Cordys 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 Cordys.

1 12 (75.00%) Finance
2 9 (56.25%) Oracle
2 9 (56.25%) WebLogic
2 9 (56.25%) Oracle Forms
2 9 (56.25%) JRules
3 8 (50.00%) Release Management
3 8 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 7 (43.75%) Process Management
4 7 (43.75%) IBM
4 7 (43.75%) UNIX
4 7 (43.75%) Perl
4 7 (43.75%) SQL
5 6 (37.50%) Windows
6 5 (31.25%) Open Text
6 5 (31.25%) Retail
6 5 (31.25%) WebSphere
6 5 (31.25%) Resin
6 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
6 5 (31.25%) Information Management
6 5 (31.25%) Fujitsu
6 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
7 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
7 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (6.25%) TDD
7 1 (6.25%) Scrum
7 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
7 1 (6.25%) Linux
7 1 (6.25%) JBoss
7 1 (6.25%) HP
7 1 (6.25%) ISEB

Cordys
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Cordys 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 Cordys. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (56.25%) WebLogic
2 5 (31.25%) WebSphere
2 5 (31.25%) Resin
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (56.25%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (6.25%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (6.25%) JIRA
2 1 (6.25%) SoapUI
General
1 12 (75.00%) Finance
2 5 (31.25%) Retail
2 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Architect
2 5 (31.25%) Business Architect
2 5 (31.25%) Release Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Business Process Architect
3 3 (18.75%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Cordys Developer
4 1 (6.25%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) QA Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Manual Test Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Test Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) JRules
2 1 (6.25%) Apache Flex
2 1 (6.25%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.25%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) UNIX
2 6 (37.50%) Windows
3 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 8 (50.00%) Release Management
2 7 (43.75%) Process Management
3 5 (31.25%) Information Management
4 1 (6.25%) Scrum
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) TDD
4 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
4 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
4 1 (6.25%) System Testing
4 1 (6.25%) V-Model
4 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
4 1 (6.25%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) Perl
1 7 (43.75%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) ISEB
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Oracle
2 7 (43.75%) IBM
3 5 (31.25%) Open Text
3 5 (31.25%) Fujitsu
4 1 (6.25%) HP
4 1 (6.25%) JBoss