The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Orchard products and/or services in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Orchard over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Orchard Information Systems Ltd.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Orchard
Rank 860 829 858
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +29
Permanent jobs citing Orchard 20 50 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.046% 0.032%
As % of the Vendors category 0.038% 0.097% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 14 49 33
Average salary £35,629 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.99% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,650 £26,900 £28,866
10% offered a salary of more than £53,850 £42,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,629 £37,500 £37,750
% change year-on-year
-4.99% -0.66%

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

Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
52922 51507 53578
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.90% 47.79% 47.03%
Number of salaries quoted 43371 41141 45089
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Orchard
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Orchard Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Orchard
Salary Trend

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

Orchard Salary Trend in the UK

Orchard
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Orchard over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 within the UK.

Orchard Salary Histogram in the UK

Orchard
Top 18 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Orchard within the UK over the 3 months to 24 December 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
England -22 18 £35,258 -5.98% 2
South East -7 10 £35,129 +30.10%
Hampshire - 4 £35,000 -
Eastleigh - 4 £35,000 -
London -16 3 £36,500 -2.66%
Buckinghamshire -1 2 - -
North West -13 2 £34,500 -6.75% 1
East of England -17 2 £36,000 +30.90%
Abingdon - 2 £60,000 -
Essex - 2 £36,000 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £60,000 -
Scotland - 2 £39,500 -
West Midlands -24 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £35,258 -
Warwickshire - 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 - -
Warrington - 1 - -
Angus - 1 £39,500 -

Orchard
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Orchard 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 Orchard.

1 32 (62.75%) Northgate
1 32 (62.75%) Academy Housing
2 31 (60.78%) Civica
3 29 (56.86%) Capita
4 27 (52.94%) arcHouse
5 19 (37.25%) SQL
6 17 (33.33%) PRINCE2
7 16 (31.37%) Anite
7 16 (31.37%) Comino
8 14 (27.45%) ITIL
9 13 (25.49%) Project Management
10 11 (21.57%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
11 9 (17.65%) Windows
11 9 (17.65%) Business Analysis
12 7 (13.73%) MS Excel
12 7 (13.73%) Apple
12 7 (13.73%) TDD
12 7 (13.73%) Pair Programming
12 7 (13.73%) BDD
12 7 (13.73%) Big Data
12 7 (13.73%) Big Data Analytics
12 7 (13.73%) Analytics
13 6 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 5 (9.80%) Business Objects
14 5 (9.80%) UNIX
14 5 (9.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 5 (9.80%) ITIL Certification
14 5 (9.80%) Software Engineering
14 5 (9.80%) jQuery

Orchard
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Orchard 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 Orchard. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (9.80%) Node.js
2 2 (3.92%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (13.73%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.84%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 32 (62.75%) Academy Housing
2 27 (52.94%) arcHouse
3 2 (3.92%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (3.92%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (3.92%) SAP CRM
4 1 (1.96%) Servitor
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) VoIP
1 1 (1.96%) DHCP
1 1 (1.96%) DNS
1 1 (1.96%) SAN
1 1 (1.96%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 7 (13.73%) Big Data
3 6 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (9.80%) NoSQL
5 4 (7.84%) Relational Database
5 4 (7.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (5.88%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (3.92%) EDRMS
8 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (3.92%) JIRA
2 2 (3.92%) Selenium
2 2 (3.92%) TestComplete
2 2 (3.92%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (7.84%) Local Government
2 2 (3.92%) Finance
3 1 (1.96%) Legal
3 1 (1.96%) Back Office
3 1 (1.96%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 14 (27.45%) Analyst
2 10 (19.61%) Applications Support
3 9 (17.65%) Project Manager
4 7 (13.73%) Systems Analyst
5 6 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (9.80%) Business Analyst
7 4 (7.84%) Support Analyst
7 4 (7.84%) Support Specialist
7 4 (7.84%) Applications Specialist
7 4 (7.84%) Applications Support Specialist
7 4 (7.84%) IT Administrator
7 4 (7.84%) Administrator
7 4 (7.84%) Applications Support Analyst
7 4 (7.84%) IT Project Manager
8 3 (5.88%) DBA
8 3 (5.88%) Developer
9 2 (3.92%) Business Systems Analyst
9 2 (3.92%) Account Manager
9 2 (3.92%) 3rd Line Support
9 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.80%) jQuery
1 5 (9.80%) Backbone.js
1 5 (9.80%) KnockoutJS
1 5 (9.80%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (3.92%) Data Structures
2 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.96%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 9 (17.65%) Windows
2 5 (9.80%) UNIX
3 4 (7.84%) Windows XP
4 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.92%) Android
6 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 14 (27.45%) ITIL
3 13 (25.49%) Project Management
4 11 (21.57%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (17.65%) Business Analysis
6 7 (13.73%) BDD
6 7 (13.73%) TDD
6 7 (13.73%) Pair Programming
6 7 (13.73%) Big Data Analytics
6 7 (13.73%) Analytics
7 5 (9.80%) Software Engineering
8 4 (7.84%) Systems Analysis
8 4 (7.84%) CRM
8 4 (7.84%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (5.88%) Data Modelling
9 3 (5.88%) Six Sigma
9 3 (5.88%) UML
9 3 (5.88%) Data Security
10 2 (3.92%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (3.92%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (37.25%) SQL
2 3 (5.88%) T-SQL
3 2 (3.92%) C#
3 2 (3.92%) C++
3 2 (3.92%) Java
3 2 (3.92%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.96%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (9.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 5 (9.80%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (3.92%) ISTQB
2 2 (3.92%) ISEB
3 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) SLA
1 2 (3.92%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.96%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) Backup Exec
1 1 (1.96%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 32 (62.75%) Northgate
2 31 (60.78%) Civica
3 29 (56.86%) Capita
4 16 (31.37%) Comino
4 16 (31.37%) Anite
5 7 (13.73%) Apple
6 5 (9.80%) Business Objects
7 3 (5.88%) Microsoft
7 3 (5.88%) Oracle
8 2 (3.92%) Remedy
8 2 (3.92%) SAP
8 2 (3.92%) Lagan
9 1 (1.96%) Cognos
9 1 (1.96%) Progress
9 1 (1.96%) Dell
9 1 (1.96%) Citrix
9 1 (1.96%) Actuate
9 1 (1.96%) Sage
9 1 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.96%) VMware