The table below looks at the statistics for Esper skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Esper over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EsperTech Esper/NEsper
Rank 915 950 996
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +46
Permanent jobs citing Esper 33 21 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.019% 0.003%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.083% 0.050% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 31 21 1
Average salary £82,500 £57,500 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.47% -14.81%
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £40,000 -
% change year-on-year
+56.25% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
39624 41814 48288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.35% 37.79% 40.30%
Number of salaries quoted 34224 35518 40795
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Esper
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Esper within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Esper Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Esper
Salary Trend

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

Esper Salary Trend in the UK

Esper
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Esper over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 within the UK.

Esper Salary Histogram in the UK

Esper
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Esper within the UK over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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 +18 33 £82,500 +43.47% 1
London +16 24 £83,750 +45.65% 1
City of London +49 10 £83,750 -6.94% 1
Leeds - 7 £62,500 -
West Yorkshire - 7 £62,500 -
Yorkshire - 7 £62,500 -
South East +23 2 £77,500 +93.75%
Oxfordshire - 2 £77,500 -
Oxford - 2 £77,500 -

Esper
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing Esper 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 Esper.

1 78 (100.00%) Java
2 71 (91.03%) Maven
3 66 (84.62%) Finance
4 60 (76.92%) Mathematics
5 45 (57.69%) Continuous Integration
6 40 (51.28%) Spring
7 39 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
7 39 (50.00%) Front Office
8 37 (47.44%) Physics
9 36 (46.15%) Degree
10 34 (43.59%) MongoDB
11 32 (41.03%) SQL
12 31 (39.74%) C
12 31 (39.74%) C++
12 31 (39.74%) Python
12 31 (39.74%) Computer Science
12 31 (39.74%) Open Source
12 31 (39.74%) SciPy
12 31 (39.74%) AngularJS
12 31 (39.74%) StreamBase
12 31 (39.74%) Pyramid
12 31 (39.74%) Pandas
13 30 (38.46%) Gradle
13 30 (38.46%) NumPy
13 30 (38.46%) OOD
13 30 (38.46%) JUnit
13 30 (38.46%) JDBC
14 29 (37.18%) Hedge funds
15 28 (35.90%) J2SE
16 26 (33.33%) Unit Testing

Esper
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing Esper 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 Esper. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (43.59%) MongoDB
2 18 (23.08%) KDB
3 17 (21.79%) NoSQL
4 10 (12.82%) MySQL
5 7 (8.97%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 71 (91.03%) Maven
2 30 (38.46%) Gradle
2 30 (38.46%) JUnit
3 10 (12.82%) IntelliJ
3 10 (12.82%) Jenkins
3 10 (12.82%) JIRA
3 10 (12.82%) TeamCity
General
1 66 (84.62%) Finance
2 39 (50.00%) Front Office
3 19 (24.36%) Banking
4 1 (1.28%) Electronics
4 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 54 (69.23%) Developer
2 33 (42.31%) Java Developer
3 28 (35.90%) Senior Developer
4 25 (32.05%) Senior Java Developer
5 21 (26.92%) Quantitative Developer
6 20 (25.64%) Python Developer
7 19 (24.36%) Front Office Developer
8 9 (11.54%) Core Java Developer
9 6 (7.69%) Architect
9 6 (7.69%) Java Architect
9 6 (7.69%) Java Engineer
9 6 (7.69%) Java Technical Architect
9 6 (7.69%) Linux Developer
9 6 (7.69%) Principal Engineer
9 6 (7.69%) Systems Developer
9 6 (7.69%) Technical Architect
10 5 (6.41%) C++ Developer
10 5 (6.41%) C++ Quantitative Developer
10 5 (6.41%) Technical Leader
11 4 (5.13%) Java Quantitative Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (51.28%) Spring
2 31 (39.74%) AngularJS
2 31 (39.74%) Pandas
2 31 (39.74%) Pyramid
2 31 (39.74%) SciPy
3 30 (38.46%) JDBC
3 30 (38.46%) NumPy
4 28 (35.90%) J2SE
5 10 (12.82%) Apache Camel
5 10 (12.82%) Java SE
5 10 (12.82%) JSON
5 10 (12.82%) RESTful
5 10 (12.82%) Web Services
6 8 (10.26%) Natural Language Processing
7 6 (7.69%) .NET
8 3 (3.85%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 60 (76.92%) Mathematics
2 37 (47.44%) Physics
3 31 (39.74%) Computer Science
4 29 (37.18%) Hedge funds
5 24 (30.77%) Algorithms
5 24 (30.77%) Visualisation
6 20 (25.64%) Statistics
7 9 (11.54%) Telematics
8 7 (8.97%) Management Information System
9 6 (7.69%) Spread Betting
10 1 (1.28%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (1.28%) Equities
10 1 (1.28%) Fintech
10 1 (1.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (1.28%) Neural Network
Operating Systems
1 24 (30.77%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (57.69%) Continuous Integration
2 39 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (39.74%) Open Source
4 30 (38.46%) OOD
5 26 (33.33%) Unit Testing
6 24 (30.77%) Data Acquisition
7 22 (28.21%) Quantitative Trading
7 22 (28.21%) Systematic Trading
8 18 (23.08%) OO
9 16 (20.51%) Software Engineering
9 16 (20.51%) TDD
10 15 (19.23%) Refactoring
11 12 (15.38%) Time Series Analysis
12 10 (12.82%) Concurrent Programming
12 10 (12.82%) Data Mapping
12 10 (12.82%) Scrum
13 9 (11.54%) Machine Learning
13 9 (11.54%) WFM
14 7 (8.97%) Financial Modelling
14 7 (8.97%) Fund Management
Programming Languages
1 78 (100.00%) Java
2 32 (41.03%) SQL
3 31 (39.74%) C
3 31 (39.74%) C++
3 31 (39.74%) Python
4 13 (16.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 36 (46.15%) Degree
2 8 (10.26%) PhD
Vendors
1 31 (39.74%) StreamBase
2 24 (30.77%) Oracle
3 3 (3.85%) TIBCO
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