The table below looks at the statistics for TopLink skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TopLink over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Oracle TopLink
Rank 868 886 869
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -17
Permanent jobs citing TopLink 13 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.006% 0.004%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.033% 0.014% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 2
Average salary £40,000 £57,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.43% +27.77%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £57,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-30.43% +27.77%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
39968 42832 43850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.34% 40.66% 40.92%
Number of salaries quoted 34186 35557 38647
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

TopLink
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing TopLink within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

TopLink Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

TopLink
Salary Trend

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

TopLink Salary Trend in the UK

TopLink
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TopLink within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 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
Edinburgh - 13 £40,000 - 2
Scotland - 13 £40,000 - 2

TopLink
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing TopLink 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 TopLink.

1 14 (100.00%) Java
1 14 (100.00%) MVC
1 14 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 14 (100.00%) Spring
2 13 (92.86%) Maven
2 13 (92.86%) AspectJ
2 13 (92.86%) Unified Process
2 13 (92.86%) Java EE
2 13 (92.86%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (92.86%) JPA
2 13 (92.86%) JBoss
2 13 (92.86%) RUP
2 13 (92.86%) JMS
2 13 (92.86%) Eclipse
2 13 (92.86%) WSDL
2 13 (92.86%) XML Schema
2 13 (92.86%) Middleware
2 13 (92.86%) EJB
2 13 (92.86%) JDBC
2 13 (92.86%) Web Services
2 13 (92.86%) XML
2 13 (92.86%) XSD
2 13 (92.86%) RESTful
2 13 (92.86%) Use Case
3 6 (42.86%) Oracle Database
3 6 (42.86%) People Management
3 6 (42.86%) Oracle
3 6 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (42.86%) Drools
3 6 (42.86%) jBPM

TopLink
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing TopLink 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 TopLink. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (92.86%) JBoss
2 1 (7.14%) Apache Pig
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
2 1 (7.14%) Apache Hive
2 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (92.86%) Eclipse
1 13 (92.86%) Maven
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
1 14 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 13 (92.86%) Senior Java Developer
2 13 (92.86%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 14 (100.00%) Spring
2 13 (92.86%) EJB
2 13 (92.86%) JDBC
2 13 (92.86%) Web Services
2 13 (92.86%) XML
2 13 (92.86%) XSD
2 13 (92.86%) JMS
2 13 (92.86%) WSDL
2 13 (92.86%) XML Schema
2 13 (92.86%) Middleware
2 13 (92.86%) Java EE
2 13 (92.86%) JPA
2 13 (92.86%) RESTful
3 6 (42.86%) Drools
3 6 (42.86%) jBPM
4 1 (7.14%) Struts
4 1 (7.14%) iBATIS
4 1 (7.14%) Velocity
4 1 (7.14%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Android
1 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) MVC
2 13 (92.86%) Unified Process
2 13 (92.86%) Use Case
2 13 (92.86%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (92.86%) RUP
3 6 (42.86%) People Management
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) Java
2 13 (92.86%) AspectJ
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle
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