The table below looks at the statistics for ResourceLink skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ResourceLink over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
NGA HR ResourceLink Aurora
Rank 925 920 913
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -7
Permanent jobs citing ResourceLink 18 14 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.013% 0.018%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.25% 0.17% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 13 14 15
Average salary £38,000 £39,093 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.79% +4.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £34,150 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,096 £45,700 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,250 £45,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
-39.44% +2.85%

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
7137 8125 8154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.01% 7.74% 7.85%
Number of salaries quoted 5557 6542 6127
Average salary £52,500 £54,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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

ResourceLink
Jobs Demand Trend

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

ResourceLink Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ResourceLink
Salary Trend

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

ResourceLink Salary Trend in the UK

ResourceLink
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ResourceLink over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 within the UK.

ResourceLink Salary Histogram in the UK

ResourceLink
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ResourceLink within the UK over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(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 +11 16 £38,000 -1.13% 4
London +12 12 £38,000 -1.13% 1
City of London +58 3 £38,000 -4.40%
East of England - 3 £27,250 - 2
Hertfordshire - 3 £27,250 - 2
Watford - 2 £27,250 - 1
East Midlands - 1 - -

ResourceLink
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing ResourceLink 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 ResourceLink.

1 23 (65.71%) Finance
2 20 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 20 (57.14%) Cognos
3 19 (54.29%) MS Excel
4 18 (51.43%) Microsoft
4 18 (51.43%) Unit4 Business World
5 14 (40.00%) ERP
6 13 (37.14%) Migration
7 12 (34.29%) Project Management
8 11 (31.43%) Citrix
8 11 (31.43%) LAN
8 11 (31.43%) SMTP
8 11 (31.43%) FTP
8 11 (31.43%) HTTP
8 11 (31.43%) TCP/IP
8 11 (31.43%) DNS
8 11 (31.43%) Cognos Impromptu
8 11 (31.43%) Windows
8 11 (31.43%) Linux
8 11 (31.43%) JBoss
8 11 (31.43%) Tomcat
8 11 (31.43%) IIS
8 11 (31.43%) SQL
8 11 (31.43%) Service Management
8 11 (31.43%) Cognos Planning
8 11 (31.43%) LANDesk
8 11 (31.43%) Data Centre
8 11 (31.43%) Windows Server
9 10 (28.57%) SAP
10 9 (25.71%) Oracle

ResourceLink
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing ResourceLink 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 ResourceLink. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (31.43%) IIS
1 11 (31.43%) JBoss
1 11 (31.43%) Tomcat
2 4 (11.43%) Moodle
2 4 (11.43%) Totara
3 1 (2.86%) nginx
Applications
1 19 (54.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 18 (51.43%) Unit4 Business World
2 11 (31.43%) Cognos Planning
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 11 (31.43%) DNS
1 11 (31.43%) FTP
1 11 (31.43%) HTTP
1 11 (31.43%) LAN
1 11 (31.43%) SMTP
1 11 (31.43%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.86%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 11 (31.43%) Cognos Impromptu
3 7 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 5 (14.29%) SQLPlus
5 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.86%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.86%) Pentaho
6 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.86%) Redis
6 1 (2.86%) ReportNet
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Cucumber
1 1 (2.86%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (65.71%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Retail
3 2 (5.71%) Billing
4 1 (2.86%) Banking
4 1 (2.86%) Marketing
4 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (22.86%) Applications Support
2 7 (20.00%) Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Consultant
3 6 (17.14%) Server Support
4 5 (14.29%) Business Consultant
4 5 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 5 (14.29%) Developer
4 5 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Windows Server Support
5 4 (11.43%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 4 (11.43%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (8.57%) Server Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Windows Server Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Applications Architect
7 2 (5.71%) ERP Specialist
7 2 (5.71%) Migration Specialist
7 2 (5.71%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Systems Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Systems Support Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) CSS
1 2 (5.71%) HTML
2 1 (2.86%) .NET
2 1 (2.86%) ADO
2 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.86%) Hibernate
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (2.86%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (2.86%) Struts
2 1 (2.86%) Struts2
2 1 (2.86%) Web Services
2 1 (2.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (31.43%) Data Centre
2 6 (17.14%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (11.43%) e-Learning
4 2 (5.71%) Economics
5 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (31.43%) Linux
1 11 (31.43%) Windows
1 11 (31.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) ERP
2 13 (37.14%) Migration
3 12 (34.29%) Project Management
4 11 (31.43%) Service Management
5 9 (25.71%) WFM
6 8 (22.86%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (14.29%) Data Analysis
9 4 (11.43%) CRM
9 4 (11.43%) Release Management
9 4 (11.43%) Test Scripting
10 3 (8.57%) ITIL
10 3 (8.57%) Logistics
10 3 (8.57%) PRINCE2
11 2 (5.71%) Data Cleansing
11 2 (5.71%) Data Migration
11 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
11 2 (5.71%) Workflow
12 1 (2.86%) E-Commerce
12 1 (2.86%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 11 (31.43%) SQL
2 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.86%) C#
3 1 (2.86%) Java
3 1 (2.86%) PHP
3 1 (2.86%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.86%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (57.14%) Cognos
2 18 (51.43%) Microsoft
3 11 (31.43%) Citrix
3 11 (31.43%) LANDesk
4 10 (28.57%) SAP
5 9 (25.71%) Oracle
6 7 (20.00%) NGA Human Resources
7 5 (14.29%) IBM
7 5 (14.29%) Jaspersoft
8 4 (11.43%) JDA
8 4 (11.43%) Kronos
8 4 (11.43%) Oneserve
8 4 (11.43%) RedPrairie
8 4 (11.43%) Sage
9 2 (5.71%) BT
9 2 (5.71%) Capita
9 2 (5.71%) JD Edwards
10 1 (2.86%) ForgeRock
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Salary: £25000.00 - £29000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
UK
NGA Human Resources
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
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Hertfordshire
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Posted: 9 days ago
Central London / West End
LSE
Salary: £50,913 - 65,326 per year + Excellent Benefits
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