The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of RedDot 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 RedDot over the 3 months to 31 October 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 RedDot Solutions.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
RedDot
Rank 894 892 852
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -40
Permanent jobs citing RedDot 3 7 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.006% 0.041%
As % of the Vendors category 0.006% 0.014% 0.086%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 43
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +18.05%
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 - £35,000

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
54100 51663 53519
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.57% 47.38% 47.59%
Number of salaries quoted 43311 42338 44658
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

RedDot
Jobs Demand Trend

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

RedDot Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

RedDot
Salary Trend

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

RedDot Salary Trend in the UK

RedDot
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing RedDot within the UK over the 3 months to 31 October 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 3 £37,500 -11.76%
London +12 2 £37,500 -11.76%
West Yorkshire - 1 £27,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 £27,500 -
Leeds - 1 £27,500 -

RedDot
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing RedDot 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 RedDot.

1 11 (61.11%) EPiServer
2 10 (55.56%) Sitecore CMS
2 10 (55.56%) Sitecore
3 8 (44.44%) Content Management
4 7 (38.89%) CMS
5 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (27.78%) Billing
6 5 (27.78%) Drupal
6 5 (27.78%) Business Continuity
6 5 (27.78%) Telecoms
6 5 (27.78%) Finance
6 5 (27.78%) Project Management
6 5 (27.78%) Service Delivery
6 5 (27.78%) Broadband
6 5 (27.78%) SLA
6 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
6 5 (27.78%) Middleware
6 5 (27.78%) Blackberry
6 5 (27.78%) MS Project
6 5 (27.78%) MS Office
6 5 (27.78%) ITIL
6 5 (27.78%) Mentoring
6 5 (27.78%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (22.22%) SQL
7 4 (22.22%) Law
7 4 (22.22%) Legal
8 3 (16.67%) Manual Testing
8 3 (16.67%) Web Testing
8 3 (16.67%) Degree
8 3 (16.67%) Computer Science

RedDot
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing RedDot 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 RedDot. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (55.56%) Sitecore CMS
2 7 (38.89%) CMS
3 5 (27.78%) Drupal
4 1 (5.56%) Umbraco
4 1 (5.56%) WordPress
4 1 (5.56%) IIS
4 1 (5.56%) Content Management Server
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Project
1 5 (27.78%) MS Office
1 5 (27.78%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (5.56%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (27.78%) Telecoms
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
1 5 (27.78%) Billing
2 4 (22.22%) Law
2 4 (22.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Project Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Administrator
3 3 (16.67%) Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Web Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Digital Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Front-End Web Developer
5 1 (5.56%) UI Programmer
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Web Applications Developer
5 1 (5.56%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) Middleware
2 3 (16.67%) HTML
2 3 (16.67%) CSS
3 2 (11.11%) .NET
3 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 2 (11.11%) jQuery
3 2 (11.11%) XML
3 2 (11.11%) XSLT
3 2 (11.11%) CSS3
4 1 (5.56%) Sass
4 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (5.56%) XHTML
4 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (5.56%) HTML5
4 1 (5.56%) REST
4 1 (5.56%) SOAP
4 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Blackberry
2 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (11.11%) Digital Media
4 1 (5.56%) User Experience
4 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.56%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Content Management
2 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (27.78%) Business Continuity
3 5 (27.78%) Mentoring
3 5 (27.78%) ITIL
3 5 (27.78%) Project Management
3 5 (27.78%) Service Delivery
4 3 (16.67%) Web Testing
4 3 (16.67%) Manual Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (11.11%) Web Development
5 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 2 (11.11%) PRINCE
6 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
6 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.56%) Change Management
6 1 (5.56%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) SLA
2 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) EPiServer
2 10 (55.56%) Sitecore
3 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.11%) Open Text