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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Autonomy Optimost
Rank 896 869 900
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +31
Permanent jobs citing Optimost 8 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.002% 0.001%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.088% 0.023% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £77,500 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+181.81% -
UK excluding London average salary - - -

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
9103 8857 9780
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.77% 8.15% 8.35%
Number of salaries quoted 7082 6941 8099
Average salary £52,500 £51,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.94% -6.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -

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 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Optimost within the UK over the 3 months to 22 August 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
(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
London +1 8 £77,500 +181.81%
England -9 8 £77,500 +181.81% 1

Optimost
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 12 (100.00%) SQL
1 12 (100.00%) Omniture
1 12 (100.00%) Analytics
2 8 (66.67%) HTML5
2 8 (66.67%) REST
2 8 (66.67%) CSS3
2 8 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 8 (66.67%) Django
2 8 (66.67%) jQuery
2 8 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (66.67%) Ruby
2 8 (66.67%) Ruby on Rails
2 8 (66.67%) LAMP
2 8 (66.67%) Web Design
2 8 (66.67%) Content Management
2 8 (66.67%) CSS
2 8 (66.67%) SOAP
2 8 (66.67%) Web Services
2 8 (66.67%) HTML
2 8 (66.67%) Java
2 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 8 (66.67%) PHP
2 8 (66.67%) Python
2 8 (66.67%) SOA
2 8 (66.67%) SEO
3 6 (50.00%) UML
3 6 (50.00%) Spring
3 6 (50.00%) Hibernate
3 6 (50.00%) CMS
3 6 (50.00%) SiteCatalyst

Optimost
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 6 (50.00%) CMS
1 6 (50.00%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 6 (50.00%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) Big Data
1 6 (50.00%) MongoDB
General
1 4 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Web Architect
1 8 (66.67%) Architect
2 6 (50.00%) Technical Architect
2 6 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
2 6 (50.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
3 4 (33.33%) Senior Web Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Web Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) HTML5
1 8 (66.67%) REST
1 8 (66.67%) CSS3
1 8 (66.67%) Django
1 8 (66.67%) jQuery
1 8 (66.67%) Ruby on Rails
1 8 (66.67%) LAMP
1 8 (66.67%) CSS
1 8 (66.67%) SOAP
1 8 (66.67%) Web Services
1 8 (66.67%) HTML
2 6 (50.00%) Spring
2 6 (50.00%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Open Source
1 6 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Analytics
2 8 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 8 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (66.67%) Web Design
2 8 (66.67%) Content Management
2 8 (66.67%) SOA
2 8 (66.67%) SEO
3 6 (50.00%) UML
3 6 (50.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 4 (33.33%) Multivariate Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Data Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) E-business
5 2 (16.67%) Migration
5 2 (16.67%) RUP
5 2 (16.67%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (16.67%) Web Development
5 2 (16.67%) Unified Process
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) Ruby
2 8 (66.67%) Java
2 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 8 (66.67%) PHP
2 8 (66.67%) Python
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Omniture
2 4 (33.33%) Maxymiser
2 4 (33.33%) Coremetrics
2 4 (33.33%) IBM
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Yoh Company
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday