The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had HR Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Human Resources Specialist
Rank 908 977 987
Rank change year-on-year
+69 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an HR Specialist 6 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.005% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.005% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 4
Median salary £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £38,800 £46,377 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,200 £61,500 £58,500
UK excluding London median salary £54,000 £46,377 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+16.43% -7.24%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
94162 105563 113042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.38% 96.20% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 79243 87474 91242
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

HR Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured HR Specialist in the job title.

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 25 August 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HR Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 25 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +39 6 £54,000 +8.00%
East of England - 4 £35,000 -
Hertfordshire - 3 - -
South East +22 2 £56,000 -6.66%
Berkshire - 2 £56,000 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £35,000 -
Luton - 1 £35,000 -

HR Specialist Skill Set
Top 21 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, HR Specialist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring HR Specialist in the job title.

1 4 (36.36%) Coaching
2 3 (27.27%) SuccessFactors
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) SAP
2 3 (27.27%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (27.27%) SAP HR
2 3 (27.27%) SAP HCM
3 2 (18.18%) Finance
3 2 (18.18%) Legal
3 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 2 (18.18%) Change Management
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) BBC
3 2 (18.18%) Release Management
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle
4 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Time Management
4 1 (9.09%) Learning Management System
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement

HR Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) SAP HCM
1 3 (27.27%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) BusinessObjects
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
1 2 (18.18%) Legal
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) BBC
2 1 (9.09%) Learning Management System
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Coaching
2 2 (18.18%) Change Management
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Release Management
2 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) SAP
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle