The table below looks at the statistics for IDOL skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IDOL over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP IDOL
Rank 950 954 974
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +20
Permanent jobs citing IDOL 6 25 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.023% 0.017%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.019% 0.071% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 6 18 6
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £39,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £52,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £39,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+6.28% -16.31%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
31556 35367 38866
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.53% 31.85% 32.50%
Number of salaries quoted 26964 29868 32999
Average salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

IDOL
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IDOL within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

IDOL Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IDOL
Salary Trend

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

IDOL Salary Trend in the UK

IDOL
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IDOL over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 within the UK.

IDOL Salary Histogram in the UK

IDOL
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IDOL within the UK over the 3 months to 29 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -14 6 £52,500 - 1
London +1 4 £56,250 +7.14%
Cambridgeshire - 2 £42,250 - 1
Cambridge - 2 £42,250 - 1
East of England - 2 £42,250 - 1

IDOL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing IDOL 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 IDOL.

1 14 (100.00%) SQL
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (85.71%) iManage
3 11 (78.57%) Windows Server
3 11 (78.57%) Windows
3 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
3 11 (78.57%) Finance
3 11 (78.57%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (71.43%) Change Management
4 10 (71.43%) ITIL
4 10 (71.43%) Reuters
5 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (50.00%) Time Management
5 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (42.86%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (28.57%) User Experience
8 3 (21.43%) Lucene
8 3 (21.43%) Legal
8 3 (21.43%) Apache Solr
8 3 (21.43%) Java
9 2 (14.29%) Perl
9 2 (14.29%) .NET
9 2 (14.29%) MySQL
9 2 (14.29%) Oracle
9 2 (14.29%) Python
9 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
9 2 (14.29%) QA

IDOL
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing IDOL 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 IDOL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) Apache Solr
2 2 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (78.57%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (14.29%) MySQL
4 2 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
5 1 (7.14%) Big Data
5 1 (7.14%) EDRMS
5 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
General
1 11 (78.57%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Legal
3 1 (7.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Analyst
1 10 (71.43%) Service Analyst
1 10 (71.43%) Technical Analyst
1 10 (71.43%) Technical Services Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) ITIL Service Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) SQL Analyst
3 5 (35.71%) Active Directory Analyst
3 5 (35.71%) Server Analyst
3 5 (35.71%) Windows Server Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) IT Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Legal Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Applications Support
6 1 (7.14%) Applications Support Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Data Analytics Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Data Consultant
6 1 (7.14%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) Lucene
2 2 (14.29%) .NET
2 2 (14.29%) Django
3 1 (7.14%) CSS
3 1 (7.14%) HTML
3 1 (7.14%) XML
3 1 (7.14%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) User Experience
2 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Windows
1 11 (78.57%) Windows Server
2 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Change Management
1 10 (71.43%) ITIL
2 7 (50.00%) Time Management
3 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.14%) Analytics
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analytics
4 1 (7.14%) Document Management
4 1 (7.14%) E-Discovery
4 1 (7.14%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (7.14%) Machine Learning
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
4 1 (7.14%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) Java
3 2 (14.29%) Perl
3 2 (14.29%) Python
4 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) Lua
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Ansible
1 2 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (14.29%) Puppet
2 1 (7.14%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) iManage
2 10 (71.43%) Reuters
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (7.14%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) Interwoven
4 1 (7.14%) OpenText
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