The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Business Applications category.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
NGA HR ResourceLink Aurora
Rank 877 861 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Permanent jobs citing ResourceLink 16 19 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.017% -
As % of the Business Applications category 0.18% 0.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 0
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% -
UK excluding London average salary £31,250 £42,000 -
% change year-on-year
-25.59% -
Business Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
8972 8622 9803
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.79% 7.93% 8.29%
Number of salaries quoted 7031 6774 8191
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

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 22 July 2014 within the UK.

ResourceLink Salary Histogram in the UK

ResourceLink
Top 17 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 22 July 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 -32 16 £32,500 -23.52% 5
London -33 6 £37,682 -16.41%
South East -2 5 £31,250 -25.59% 1
Southampton +15 3 £31,250 -23.31%
Hampshire -7 3 £31,250 -23.31%
North West +6 2 £25,500 -21.53% 4
East Sussex - 2 £32,500 -
Manchester - 2 £25,500 -
Peterborough +7 1 £25,000 -
Cambridgeshire +1 1 £25,000 -
East of England -17 1 £25,000 -
East Yorkshire - 1 - -
South West - 1 £42,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
City of London - 1 - -
Bristol - 1 £42,500 -
Hull - 1 - -

ResourceLink
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 9 (31.03%) Cognos
1 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
1 9 (31.03%) Northgate
2 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
3 6 (20.69%) Business Objects
3 6 (20.69%) Degree
4 5 (17.24%) Agresso
4 5 (17.24%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (17.24%) Finance
5 4 (13.79%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (13.79%) Project Management
5 4 (13.79%) SQL
5 4 (13.79%) ITIL
6 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2
6 3 (10.34%) Oracle
6 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
6 3 (10.34%) MS Access
6 3 (10.34%) Cognos Impromptu
6 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (10.34%) SLA
6 3 (10.34%) Business Analysis
6 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (10.34%) Oracle Database
7 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
7 2 (6.90%) Data Quality
7 2 (6.90%) Data Migration
7 2 (6.90%) Data Protection
7 2 (6.90%) NorthgateArinso
7 2 (6.90%) Pentaho
7 2 (6.90%) Waterfall

ResourceLink
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 1 (3.45%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (3.45%) CMS
1 1 (3.45%) Sonic ESB
Applications
1 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Agresso
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (3.45%) Tridion
3 1 (3.45%) SAP HR
3 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (3.45%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Taleo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.34%) MS Access
2 3 (10.34%) Cognos Impromptu
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.90%) Pentaho
3 2 (6.90%) NoSQL
3 2 (6.90%) QlikView
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle Discoverer
3 2 (6.90%) RDBMS
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Subversion
General
1 5 (17.24%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (55.17%) Analyst
2 9 (31.03%) Systems Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Administrator
3 4 (13.79%) Consultant
3 4 (13.79%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (10.34%) Business Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Applications Support
4 3 (10.34%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Developer Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence Specialist
5 2 (6.90%) Systems Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Team Leader
5 2 (6.90%) Applications Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Author
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Author
6 1 (3.45%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) .NET
2 1 (3.45%) CSS
2 1 (3.45%) XML
2 1 (3.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Kindle
1 2 (6.90%) Informatics
1 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.45%) Statistics
2 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (13.79%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (13.79%) Project Management
1 4 (13.79%) ITIL
2 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2
2 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (10.34%) Business Analysis
3 2 (6.90%) Data Migration
3 2 (6.90%) Data Protection
3 2 (6.90%) Waterfall
3 2 (6.90%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
3 2 (6.90%) Change Management
3 2 (6.90%) Migration
3 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (6.90%) ETL
3 2 (6.90%) CRM
4 1 (3.45%) ERP
4 1 (3.45%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.45%) Process Management
4 1 (3.45%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) VBA
2 1 (3.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.45%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) SLA
2 2 (6.90%) Data Quality
2 2 (6.90%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) Cognos
1 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
1 9 (31.03%) Northgate
2 6 (20.69%) Business Objects
3 3 (10.34%) Oracle
4 2 (6.90%) NorthgateArinso
4 2 (6.90%) i-GRasp
4 2 (6.90%) Ceridian
4 2 (6.90%) Remedy
4 2 (6.90%) SAP
5 1 (3.45%) JD Edwards
5 1 (3.45%) Sage