The table below looks at the statistics for IDOL skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IDOL over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
HP IDOL
Rank 869 952 941
Rank change year-on-year
+83 -11
Permanent jobs citing IDOL 7 3 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.003% 0.043%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.026% 0.009% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 26
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,800 £82,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 - £40,000

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
26917 33852 34865
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.03% 31.88% 30.73%
Number of salaries quoted 23078 28486 29792
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

IDOL
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing IDOL as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 9 December 2016 within the UK.

IDOL Salary Histogram in the UK

IDOL
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IDOL within the UK over the 3 months to 9 December 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 +73 6 £50,000 -4.76%
London +65 3 £55,000 +4.76%
Bristol - 3 £45,000 -
South West - 3 £45,000 -

IDOL
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT jobs citing IDOL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for IDOL.

1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Citrix
2 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 5 (55.56%) Service Delivery
2 5 (55.56%) iManage
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
3 4 (44.44%) DevOps
3 4 (44.44%) Legal
3 4 (44.44%) Document Management
3 4 (44.44%) Client/Server
3 4 (44.44%) .NET
3 4 (44.44%) C#
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 3 (33.33%) Web Services
4 3 (33.33%) ITIL
4 3 (33.33%) LAN
4 3 (33.33%) WAN
4 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (33.33%) Validation
4 3 (33.33%) Law
4 3 (33.33%) OpenText MBPM
4 3 (33.33%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (33.33%) Visualfiles
4 3 (33.33%) SCCM
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (22.22%) DFS Replication

IDOL
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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) Apache
2 1 (11.11%) Apache Solr
2 1 (11.11%) Apache Spark
2 1 (11.11%) IIS
2 1 (11.11%) JBoss
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (22.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) OpenText MBPM
1 3 (33.33%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) IaaS
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (11.11%) PaaS
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) LAN
1 3 (33.33%) WAN
2 2 (22.22%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (11.11%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (11.11%) Big Data
3 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
3 1 (11.11%) HPCC
3 1 (11.11%) MySQL
3 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
3 1 (11.11%) OLAP
3 1 (11.11%) OLTP
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
3 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 1 (11.11%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (44.44%) Legal
2 3 (33.33%) Law
3 1 (11.11%) Back Office
3 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) DevOps Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Support
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Support Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) DBA
3 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared DBA
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Applications Support
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) SQL DBA
3 1 (11.11%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
3 1 (11.11%) Backbone.js
3 1 (11.11%) COM
3 1 (11.11%) jQuery
3 1 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Client/Server
2 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 2 (22.22%) Replication
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Media
3 1 (11.11%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (11.11%) CentOS
5 1 (11.11%) Linux
5 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Service Delivery
2 4 (44.44%) DevOps
2 4 (44.44%) Document Management
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) Validation
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL V3
4 2 (22.22%) Process Management
4 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
4 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
4 2 (22.22%) Supplier Management
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) Analytics
5 1 (11.11%) Database Optimisation
5 1 (11.11%) High Availability
5 1 (11.11%) Load Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Microservices
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (11.11%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) C#
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 2 (22.22%) VB
2 2 (22.22%) VBScript
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (22.22%) QA
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (22.22%) DFS Replication
4 1 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) SCCM
2 2 (22.22%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (22.22%) SCOM
3 1 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Citrix
1 5 (55.56%) iManage
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Adobe
3 2 (22.22%) Kofax
3 2 (22.22%) OpenText
3 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 1 (11.11%) ESRI
4 1 (11.11%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (11.11%) Vertica