The table below looks at the statistics for SmartSockets skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SmartSockets over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
TIBCO SmartSockets
Rank 903 860 889
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +29
Permanent jobs citing SmartSockets 1 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.001% 0.001% 0.003%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.004% 0.005% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £90,000
UK excluding London average salary - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Application Platforms Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
23751 21236 23774
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.79% 20.20% 20.52%
Number of salaries quoted 19350 18040 20331
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

SmartSockets
Jobs Demand Trend

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

SmartSockets Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SmartSockets
Salary Trend

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

SmartSockets Salary Trend in the UK

SmartSockets
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SmartSockets within the UK over the 3 months to 18 September 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
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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
London -31 1 - -
England -45 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 - -

SmartSockets
Top 27 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing SmartSockets 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 SmartSockets.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Front Office
1 1 (100.00%) Infragistics
1 1 (100.00%) Perforce
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
1 1 (100.00%) Equities
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) NUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (100.00%) DevExpress
1 1 (100.00%) MVVM
1 1 (100.00%) Low Latency

SmartSockets
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing SmartSockets 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 SmartSockets. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) NUnit
1 1 (100.00%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (100.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Front Office Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) MVVM
1 1 (100.00%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Infragistics
1 1 (100.00%) Perforce
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) DevExpress