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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
NGA HR ResourceLink Aurora
Rank 872 882 847
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -35
Permanent jobs citing ResourceLink 21 25 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.022% 0.024%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.28% 0.29% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 20 22 16
Average salary £38,875 £32,000 £37,405
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.48% -14.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £25,000 £34,905
10% offered a salary of more than £42,050 £44,750 £45,080
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £29,250 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+40.17% -24.51%

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
7532 8478 8510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.88% 7.39% 8.01%
Number of salaries quoted 5904 6648 6644
Average salary £55,000 £53,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.77% +0.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.09%

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 28 August 2015 within the UK.

ResourceLink Salary Histogram in the UK

ResourceLink
Top 15 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 28 August 2015. 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 +1 20 £38,000 +21.11% 6
London +15 11 £37,000 -10.30% 5
South East +15 3 £40,000 +23.07%
Cambridgeshire +12 2 £32,375 +29.50%
East of England -2 2 £32,375 +29.50%
West Midlands - 2 £28,500 - 1
Tamworth - 2 £28,500 - 1
Surrey - 2 £40,000 -
Staffordshire - 2 £28,500 - 1
Southampton +8 1 £42,500 +36.00%
Hampshire +6 1 £42,500 +36.00%
Peterborough -7 1 £22,750 -9.00%
Hackney - 1 £33,027 -
East Midlands - 1 £42,000 -
Midlands - 1 £42,000 -

ResourceLink
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 14 (35.00%) ERP
2 12 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (30.00%) MS Office
3 11 (27.50%) Windows
3 11 (27.50%) CRM
3 11 (27.50%) Cognos
3 11 (27.50%) Northgate
4 10 (25.00%) Finance
4 10 (25.00%) SAP
4 10 (25.00%) Sage
5 9 (22.50%) Project Management
5 9 (22.50%) SQL
5 9 (22.50%) Test Scripting
6 8 (20.00%) MS Excel
7 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
8 6 (15.00%) Pegasus
8 6 (15.00%) SharePoint
8 6 (15.00%) Linux
8 6 (15.00%) ITIL
8 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (15.00%) Migration
9 5 (12.50%) Degree
9 5 (12.50%) SLA
10 4 (10.00%) JD Edwards
10 4 (10.00%) Agresso
10 4 (10.00%) JBoss
10 4 (10.00%) MySQL
10 4 (10.00%) Web Services
10 4 (10.00%) IIS
10 4 (10.00%) Resource Management

ResourceLink
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 6 (15.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (10.00%) IIS
2 4 (10.00%) JBoss
3 3 (7.50%) Tomcat
3 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (5.00%) Moodle
5 1 (2.50%) Apache
5 1 (2.50%) GlassFish
Applications
1 12 (30.00%) MS Office
2 8 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Agresso
1 4 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (7.50%) Cognos Planning
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) ADSL
1 3 (7.50%) LAN
1 3 (7.50%) SMTP
1 3 (7.50%) FTP
1 3 (7.50%) HTTP
1 3 (7.50%) TCP/IP
1 3 (7.50%) DNS
1 3 (7.50%) Intranet
1 3 (7.50%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.00%) MySQL
3 3 (7.50%) Cognos Impromptu
3 3 (7.50%) RDBMS
3 3 (7.50%) Big Data
3 3 (7.50%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.50%) ActiveReports
5 1 (2.50%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 1 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) PROIV
General
1 10 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Retail
3 1 (2.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 17 (42.50%) Analyst
2 10 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 9 (22.50%) Applications Support
3 9 (22.50%) Consultant
4 5 (12.50%) Technical Support
4 5 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Payroll Consultant
5 4 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Applications Consultant
6 3 (7.50%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) IT Support Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Business Consultant
7 2 (5.00%) Implementation Consultant
7 2 (5.00%) Systems Support Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) IT Support
7 2 (5.00%) Service Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 2 (5.00%) Applications Specialist
7 2 (5.00%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) Web Services
2 2 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (5.00%) E-Learning
5 1 (2.50%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 11 (27.50%) Windows
2 6 (15.00%) Linux
3 3 (7.50%) Windows 7
3 3 (7.50%) Apple iOS
3 3 (7.50%) Windows 8
4 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.00%) ERP
2 11 (27.50%) CRM
3 9 (22.50%) Test Scripting
3 9 (22.50%) Project Management
4 6 (15.00%) ITIL
4 6 (15.00%) Migration
5 4 (10.00%) Resource Management
6 3 (7.50%) WFM
6 3 (7.50%) Data Migration
6 3 (7.50%) Master Data Management
6 3 (7.50%) SDLC
6 3 (7.50%) Data Management
6 3 (7.50%) Data Analysis
6 3 (7.50%) PRINCE2
6 3 (7.50%) Service Management
6 3 (7.50%) Service Delivery
7 2 (5.00%) Change Management
7 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (5.00%) Release Management
8 1 (2.50%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 9 (22.50%) SQL
2 3 (7.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) Degree
2 3 (7.50%) MCP
2 3 (7.50%) MCSE
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (7.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (7.50%) MCITP
3 1 (2.50%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) SLA
2 3 (7.50%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (7.50%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (27.50%) Cognos
1 11 (27.50%) Northgate
2 10 (25.00%) Sage
2 10 (25.00%) SAP
3 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
4 6 (15.00%) Pegasus
5 4 (10.00%) JD Edwards
6 3 (7.50%) Kronos
6 3 (7.50%) LANDesk
6 3 (7.50%) Infor
6 3 (7.50%) RedPrairie
6 3 (7.50%) Sun
6 3 (7.50%) Citrix
6 3 (7.50%) JDA
6 3 (7.50%) Oneserve
7 2 (5.00%) Oracle
8 1 (2.50%) IBM
8 1 (2.50%) Jaspersoft
London
Spring Technology
Posted: 2 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £28500 per annum + training and excellent package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
London Borough of Hackney
Posted: 8 days ago
Enfield
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 9 days ago