The table below looks at the statistics for Optimost skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Optimost over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Autonomy Optimost
Rank - 937 948
Permanent jobs citing Optimost 0 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.004% 0.001%
As % of the Business Applications category - 0.049% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Average salary - £47,500 -
UK excluding London average salary - £35,000 -

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
7161 8171 8022
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.06% 7.81% 7.78%
Number of salaries quoted 5577 6567 6026
Average salary £52,500 £53,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.86% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Optimost
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Optimost Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Optimost
Salary Trend

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

Optimost Salary Trend in the UK

Optimost
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing Optimost 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 Optimost.

1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) Information Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) Omniture
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Drupal
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) WordPress
2 2 (66.67%) Content Management
2 2 (66.67%) E-business
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) SEO
2 2 (66.67%) ATG
2 2 (66.67%) CMS
2 2 (66.67%) Web Design
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Vignette
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Documentum
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Adobe Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Multivariate Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Google Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Google

Optimost
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing Optimost 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 Optimost. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) CMS
1 2 (66.67%) Documentum
1 2 (66.67%) Drupal
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
1 2 (66.67%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Google Analytics
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce Web Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) CSS3
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) Content Management
2 2 (66.67%) E-business
2 2 (66.67%) Information Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) SEO
2 2 (66.67%) Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Multivariate Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) ATG
1 2 (66.67%) Omniture
1 2 (66.67%) Vignette
2 1 (33.33%) Google
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Tealeaf