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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
NGA HR ResourceLink Aurora
Rank 856 871 879
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +8
Permanent jobs citing ResourceLink 14 19 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.018% 0.010%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.17% 0.22% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 10
Average salary £39,875 £37,500 £29,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.33% +28.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,700 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £55,000 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £29,250
% change year-on-year
- +36.75%

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
8184 8465 9133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.67% 7.92% 8.44%
Number of salaries quoted 6509 6353 7279
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 3 March 2015 within the UK.

ResourceLink Salary Histogram in the UK

ResourceLink
Top 14 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 3 March 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 +9 10 £37,250 -0.66% 5
London -1 3 £39,750 +6.00% 2
East of England +1 2 £36,500 -8.75%
West Midlands -26 2 £32,500 +10.16%
Cambridgeshire - 2 £36,500 -
Yorkshire -6 1 £40,000 +45.45% 1
South Yorkshire -7 1 £40,000 +45.45% 1
Sheffield -13 1 £40,000 +45.45% 1
Basingstoke - 1 £52,500 -
Birmingham - 1 £32,500 -
City of London - 1 £39,750 - 1
South East - 1 £52,500 -
South West - 1 £24,500 - 2
Hampshire - 1 £52,500 -

ResourceLink
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 16 (34.04%) Cognos
1 16 (34.04%) Management Information System
2 15 (31.91%) ITIL
3 14 (29.79%) Project Management
4 13 (27.66%) PRINCE2
4 13 (27.66%) Degree
5 12 (25.53%) Northgate
5 12 (25.53%) Service Delivery
5 12 (25.53%) MS Excel
6 11 (23.40%) PMI Certification
7 10 (21.28%) PMP
7 10 (21.28%) Cognos Impromptu
7 10 (21.28%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (19.15%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (17.02%) MS Access
9 8 (17.02%) Oracle
9 8 (17.02%) Data Migration
9 8 (17.02%) i-GRasp
9 8 (17.02%) Migration
10 7 (14.89%) Windows
10 7 (14.89%) CRM
11 5 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (10.64%) MS Office
11 5 (10.64%) SQL Server
11 5 (10.64%) Systems Analysis
12 4 (8.51%) Business Analysis
12 4 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (8.51%) Informatics
12 4 (8.51%) Waterfall
12 4 (8.51%) Business Objects

ResourceLink
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 3 (6.38%) IIS
1 3 (6.38%) JBoss
1 3 (6.38%) Apache
1 3 (6.38%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 12 (25.53%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.64%) MS Office
3 1 (2.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Agresso
1 2 (4.26%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (4.26%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.13%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) FTP
2 2 (4.26%) HTTP
2 2 (4.26%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.26%) HTTPS
2 2 (4.26%) Intranet
2 2 (4.26%) Internet
2 2 (4.26%) LAN
2 2 (4.26%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.28%) Cognos Impromptu
2 8 (17.02%) MS Access
3 5 (10.64%) SQL Server
4 4 (8.51%) MySQL
5 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database
6 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (4.26%) Cognos Report Studio
7 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.13%) RDBMS
General
1 2 (4.26%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 19 (40.43%) Analyst
2 9 (19.15%) Developer
2 9 (19.15%) Consultant
3 8 (17.02%) Systems Analyst
3 8 (17.02%) Analyst Developer
3 8 (17.02%) Systems Developer
4 7 (14.89%) Business Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) Applications Support
5 4 (8.51%) Systems Support
6 3 (6.38%) NHS Business Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) IT Support
7 2 (4.26%) Payroll Consultant
7 2 (4.26%) Implementation Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Technical Manager
7 2 (4.26%) IT Business Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Applications Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Business Consultant
7 2 (4.26%) IT Support Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Administrator
7 2 (4.26%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.38%) HTML
1 3 (6.38%) Web Services
2 2 (4.26%) XML
2 2 (4.26%) REST
2 2 (4.26%) .NET
2 2 (4.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (34.04%) Management Information System
2 10 (21.28%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (19.15%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (8.51%) Informatics
5 3 (6.38%) NHS
6 1 (2.13%) PMI
6 1 (2.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.89%) Windows
2 2 (4.26%) Linux
2 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.91%) ITIL
2 14 (29.79%) Project Management
3 13 (27.66%) PRINCE2
4 12 (25.53%) Service Delivery
5 8 (17.02%) Migration
5 8 (17.02%) Data Migration
6 7 (14.89%) CRM
7 5 (10.64%) Systems Analysis
7 5 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (8.51%) Waterfall
8 4 (8.51%) Business Analysis
8 4 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (6.38%) WFM
9 3 (6.38%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (4.26%) Service Management
10 2 (4.26%) ERP
10 2 (4.26%) SOA
10 2 (4.26%) Resource Management
10 2 (4.26%) Data Protection
10 2 (4.26%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.51%) Java
1 4 (8.51%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (27.66%) Degree
2 11 (23.40%) PMI Certification
3 10 (21.28%) PMP
4 1 (2.13%) ISEB
4 1 (2.13%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) Data Quality
2 2 (4.26%) SLA
3 1 (2.13%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (34.04%) Cognos
2 12 (25.53%) Northgate
3 8 (17.02%) i-GRasp
3 8 (17.02%) Oracle
4 4 (8.51%) Business Objects
4 4 (8.51%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.26%) Citrix
5 2 (4.26%) JD Edwards
5 2 (4.26%) SAP
5 2 (4.26%) Google
5 2 (4.26%) LANDesk
5 2 (4.26%) NorthgateArinso
6 1 (2.13%) Jaspersoft
6 1 (2.13%) Civica
6 1 (2.13%) IBM
6 1 (2.13%) Sage
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