The first table below looks at the demand for the HR Specialist role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HR Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
HR Specialist
Rank 891 866 -
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -
Permanent jobs requiring an HR Specialist 5 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.005% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.005% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 0
Average salary £60,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 -
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110250 103018 111675
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.39% 94.44% 95.09%
Number of salaries quoted 90229 85711 95920
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,472 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.97% -0.07%

HR Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing HR Specialist in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

HR Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

HR Specialist
Salary Trend

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

HR Specialist Salary Trend in the UK

HR Specialist
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing HR Specialist over the 3 months to 10 July 2014 within the UK.

HR Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

HR Specialist
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HR Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 10 July 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
England -39 4 £70,000 +75.00%
North East - 3 - -
Scotland - 1 £50,000 -
Linlithgow - 1 £50,000 -
London - 1 £70,000 -
West Lothian - 1 £50,000 -
City of London - 1 £70,000 -

HR Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited HR Specialist in their job title 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 with HR Specialist in their job title.

1 9 (56.25%) SAP
1 9 (56.25%) SAP HR
2 5 (31.25%) .NET
3 4 (25.00%) SQL
3 4 (25.00%) ABAP
3 4 (25.00%) Finance
3 4 (25.00%) SAP Payroll
3 4 (25.00%) SAP HCM
4 3 (18.75%) Taleo
4 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (18.75%) Banking
4 3 (18.75%) SAP BI
5 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 2 (12.50%) PeopleSoft
5 2 (12.50%) VB
5 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 2 (12.50%) Time Management
5 2 (12.50%) SaaS
6 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
6 1 (6.25%) Data Conversion
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (6.25%) Product Management
6 1 (6.25%) Data Entry
6 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement

HR Specialist
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited HR Specialist in their job title 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 with HR Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (56.25%) SAP HR
2 4 (25.00%) SAP Payroll
2 4 (25.00%) SAP HCM
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Taleo
2 2 (12.50%) SaaS
3 1 (6.25%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SAP BI
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (6.25%) MSBuild
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Statistics
1 1 (6.25%) Data Conversion
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (12.50%) Time Management
3 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
3 1 (6.25%) Product Management
3 1 (6.25%) Data Entry
3 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (6.25%) Change Control
3 1 (6.25%) Master Data Management
3 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
3 1 (6.25%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Data Management
3 1 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
3 1 (6.25%) Release Management
3 1 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Load Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
1 4 (25.00%) ABAP
2 2 (12.50%) VB
2 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
2 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) C#
3 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) SAP
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (6.25%) Business Objects
3 1 (6.25%) Cognizant