The first table below looks at the demand for Synon skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Synon over the 3 months to 11 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 Development Applications category.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Synon
Rank 883 867 875
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +8
Permanent jobs citing Synon 13 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.002% 0.005%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.069% 0.012% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 6
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -21.95%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -21.95%
Development Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
18914 16224 16670
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.21% 14.87% 14.20%
Number of salaries quoted 15991 13906 14496
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%

Synon
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Synon Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Synon
Salary Trend

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

Synon Salary Trend in the UK

Synon
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Synon within the UK over the 3 months to 11 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 - 13 £37,500 - 1
South East - 11 £37,500 -
Hampshire - 10 £37,500 -
South West - 1 £37,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £40,000 - 1
Bexhill-On-Sea - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 £40,000 - 1
Gloucester - 1 £37,500 -
Southampton - 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 £37,500 -

Synon
Top 22 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Synon 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 Synon.

1 13 (81.25%) RPG
2 12 (75.00%) RPG IV
3 7 (43.75%) Finance
4 6 (37.50%) AS400
4 6 (37.50%) Synon Analyst Programmer
5 4 (25.00%) Java
6 3 (18.75%) HTML
6 3 (18.75%) SQL
6 3 (18.75%) .NET
6 3 (18.75%) DB2
7 2 (12.50%) CSS
7 2 (12.50%) Web Services
7 2 (12.50%) XML
7 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
8 1 (6.25%) C++
8 1 (6.25%) J2EE
8 1 (6.25%) OO
8 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
8 1 (6.25%) Spring
8 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
8 1 (6.25%) iSeries
8 1 (6.25%) Hibernate

Synon
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Synon 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 Synon. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) DB2
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Analyst Programmer
1 7 (43.75%) Programmer
1 7 (43.75%) Analyst
2 6 (37.50%) AS400 Developer
2 6 (37.50%) RPG Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Developer
3 4 (25.00%) RPG Programmer
3 4 (25.00%) RPG Analyst Programmer
4 3 (18.75%) Development Manager
4 3 (18.75%) IT Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) Synon Analyst Programmer
2 3 (18.75%) HTML
2 3 (18.75%) .NET
3 2 (12.50%) CSS
3 2 (12.50%) Web Services
3 2 (12.50%) XML
4 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
4 1 (6.25%) Spring
4 1 (6.25%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) AS400
2 1 (6.25%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (6.25%) OO
1 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) RPG
2 12 (75.00%) RPG IV
3 4 (25.00%) Java
4 3 (18.75%) SQL
5 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 1 (6.25%) C++
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago