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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SDL Fredhopper
Rank 879 851 862
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +11
Permanent jobs citing Fredhopper 23 87 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.074% 0.020%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.29% 0.97% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 23 80 20
Average salary £67,500 £37,000 £73,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+82.43% -49.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,300 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £37,000 £31,625
% change year-on-year
+82.43% +16.99%

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
7814 9000 8220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.06% 7.62% 7.57%
Number of salaries quoted 6047 7079 6493
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,695 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Fredhopper
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Fredhopper Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Fredhopper
Salary Trend

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

Fredhopper Salary Trend in the UK

Fredhopper
Salary Histogram

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

Fredhopper Salary Histogram in the UK

Fredhopper
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Fredhopper within the UK over the 3 months to 3 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 -41 23 £67,500 +82.43%
London +1 18 £80,000 +116.21%
East of England +11 5 £67,500 +17.39%
Hertfordshire +7 5 £67,500 +17.39%
Watford +3 5 £67,500 +17.39%

Fredhopper
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Fredhopper 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 Fredhopper.

1 52 (89.66%) E-Commerce
2 35 (60.34%) ATG
2 35 (60.34%) Endeca
2 35 (60.34%) WebSphere
2 35 (60.34%) hybris
3 33 (56.90%) Demandware
3 33 (56.90%) Java
4 30 (51.72%) SDLC
5 25 (43.10%) Retail
6 23 (39.66%) SQL Server
6 23 (39.66%) XML
6 23 (39.66%) CyberSource
6 23 (39.66%) Magento
7 22 (37.93%) Omniture
7 22 (37.93%) Enterprise Architecture
8 17 (29.31%) HTML
9 16 (27.59%) Business Intelligence
10 15 (25.86%) ITIL
11 11 (18.97%) JavaScript
11 11 (18.97%) IBM
11 11 (18.97%) Tomcat
11 11 (18.97%) MVC
11 11 (18.97%) Intershop
11 11 (18.97%) Spring
11 11 (18.97%) jQuery
12 10 (17.24%) Oracle
12 10 (17.24%) Adobe
12 10 (17.24%) CSS
12 10 (17.24%) PRINCE2
13 8 (13.79%) Ant

Fredhopper
Top Related IT Skills by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 35 (60.34%) WebSphere
2 11 (18.97%) Tomcat
3 8 (13.79%) Apache
4 3 (5.17%) WebLogic
4 3 (5.17%) JBoss
4 3 (5.17%) GlassFish
4 3 (5.17%) Apache Solr
5 2 (3.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (3.45%) Commerce Server
6 1 (1.72%) Mule
Business Applications
1 23 (39.66%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (39.66%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.79%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (13.79%) Ant
1 8 (13.79%) Eclipse
1 8 (13.79%) Maven
General
1 25 (43.10%) Retail
2 2 (3.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (43.10%) Analyst
2 23 (39.66%) Support Analyst
3 22 (37.93%) Architect
4 21 (36.21%) Solutions Architect
5 8 (13.79%) Lead Developer
5 8 (13.79%) Developer
6 7 (12.07%) E-Commerce Support Analyst
7 6 (10.34%) Applications Support Analyst
7 6 (10.34%) Applications Support
8 4 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (6.90%) Service Analyst
8 4 (6.90%) Service Desk Analyst
8 4 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
9 3 (5.17%) Technical Leader
10 2 (3.45%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
10 2 (3.45%) Business Analyst
11 1 (1.72%) IT Support
11 1 (1.72%) Senior Architect
11 1 (1.72%) IT Support Analyst
11 1 (1.72%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (39.66%) XML
2 17 (29.31%) HTML
3 11 (18.97%) Spring
3 11 (18.97%) jQuery
4 10 (17.24%) CSS
5 8 (13.79%) Struts
5 8 (13.79%) JPA
5 8 (13.79%) J2EE
5 8 (13.79%) HTML5
5 8 (13.79%) Spring MVC
6 3 (5.17%) REST
6 3 (5.17%) Backbone.js
6 3 (5.17%) AngularJS
6 3 (5.17%) Lucene
6 3 (5.17%) .NET Framework
6 3 (5.17%) JSTL
6 3 (5.17%) Web Services
6 3 (5.17%) .NET
6 3 (5.17%) JDBC
6 3 (5.17%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) User Experience
2 3 (5.17%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.17%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (89.66%) E-Commerce
2 30 (51.72%) SDLC
3 22 (37.93%) Enterprise Architecture
4 16 (27.59%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (25.86%) ITIL
6 11 (18.97%) MVC
7 10 (17.24%) PRINCE2
8 8 (13.79%) Web Development
9 4 (6.90%) Mentoring
10 3 (5.17%) AOP
10 3 (5.17%) Information Management
10 3 (5.17%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (3.45%) Asset Management
11 2 (3.45%) Content Management
11 2 (3.45%) Business Analysis
12 1 (1.72%) Open Source
12 1 (1.72%) Line Management
12 1 (1.72%) OO
12 1 (1.72%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 33 (56.90%) Java
2 11 (18.97%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (1.72%) Degree
Vendors
1 35 (60.34%) ATG
1 35 (60.34%) Endeca
1 35 (60.34%) hybris
2 33 (56.90%) Demandware
3 23 (39.66%) CyberSource
4 22 (37.93%) Omniture
5 11 (18.97%) Intershop
5 11 (18.97%) IBM
6 10 (17.24%) Adobe
6 10 (17.24%) Oracle
7 2 (3.45%) OpenText