The table below looks at the statistics for Towers Watson Igloo skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Towers Watson Igloo over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Towers Watson Igloo
Rank 851 862 888
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +26
Permanent jobs citing Towers Watson Igloo 29 17 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.016% 0.005%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.33% 0.20% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 29 15 6
Average salary £52,500 £85,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.23% +30.76%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £42,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+23.52% -34.61%

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
8670 8714 9049
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.85% 8.08% 7.94%
Number of salaries quoted 6965 6653 7285
Average salary £53,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.95% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Towers Watson Igloo
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Towers Watson Igloo within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

Towers Watson Igloo Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Towers Watson Igloo
Salary Trend

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

Towers Watson Igloo Salary Trend in the UK

Towers Watson Igloo
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Towers Watson Igloo over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 within the UK.

Towers Watson Igloo Salary Histogram in the UK

Towers Watson Igloo
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Towers Watson Igloo within the UK over the 3 months to 24 December 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 +9 27 £62,500 -26.47% 2
London +2 27 £62,500 -26.47% 2
City of London +16 14 £47,500 -44.11%

Towers Watson Igloo
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Towers Watson Igloo 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 Towers Watson Igloo.

1 33 (97.06%) SQL Server
1 33 (97.06%) Windows
1 33 (97.06%) Microsoft
2 19 (55.88%) Finance
3 17 (50.00%) C++
3 17 (50.00%) HTML
3 17 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 17 (50.00%) MFC
3 17 (50.00%) MySQL
3 17 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 17 (50.00%) STL
3 17 (50.00%) Linux
3 17 (50.00%) OO
3 17 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 17 (50.00%) Scrum
3 17 (50.00%) Fixed Income
3 17 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (50.00%) TDD
3 17 (50.00%) Pair Programming
3 17 (50.00%) NUnit
3 17 (50.00%) FIX Protocol
3 17 (50.00%) QA
3 17 (50.00%) FitNesse
3 17 (50.00%) Multithreading
3 17 (50.00%) Kanban
3 17 (50.00%) CppUnit
3 17 (50.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 17 (50.00%) Inversion of Control
3 17 (50.00%) HTML5
3 17 (50.00%) Hedge funds

Towers Watson Igloo
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Towers Watson Igloo 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 Towers Watson Igloo. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (41.18%) IIS
2 1 (2.94%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MoSes
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (97.06%) SQL Server
2 17 (50.00%) MySQL
2 17 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 14 (41.18%) SQL Server 2005
3 14 (41.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.94%) MS Access
4 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 17 (50.00%) Visual Studio
1 17 (50.00%) NUnit
1 17 (50.00%) FitNesse
1 17 (50.00%) CppUnit
1 17 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 17 (50.00%) GCC
1 17 (50.00%) SpecFlow
1 17 (50.00%) GoogleTest
General
1 19 (55.88%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Back Office
3 2 (5.88%) Banking
3 2 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (50.00%) Developer
2 14 (41.18%) Analyst
2 14 (41.18%) Support Analyst
3 13 (38.24%) Technical Support
3 13 (38.24%) Technical Support Analyst
3 13 (38.24%) C++ Developer
3 13 (38.24%) Technical Analyst
4 12 (35.29%) Applications Support Analyst
4 12 (35.29%) Applications Support
5 2 (5.88%) Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Sales Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 1 (2.94%) Process Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Planning Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Resource Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (50.00%) MFC
1 17 (50.00%) STL
1 17 (50.00%) FIX Protocol
1 17 (50.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 17 (50.00%) HTML5
1 17 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (50.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 17 (50.00%) Fixed Income
1 17 (50.00%) Inversion of Control
1 17 (50.00%) Hedge funds
2 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.88%) N-Tier
3 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.88%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 33 (97.06%) Windows
2 17 (50.00%) Linux
3 14 (41.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (41.18%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (50.00%) OO
1 17 (50.00%) Scrum
1 17 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (50.00%) TDD
1 17 (50.00%) Pair Programming
1 17 (50.00%) Multithreading
1 17 (50.00%) Kanban
1 17 (50.00%) BDD
1 17 (50.00%) ATDD
1 17 (50.00%) Agile Testing
1 17 (50.00%) Low Latency
2 14 (41.18%) ITIL
3 11 (32.35%) Root Cause Analysis
3 11 (32.35%) System Testing
4 2 (5.88%) Product Management
4 2 (5.88%) Risk Management
5 1 (2.94%) Workflow
5 1 (2.94%) Process Management
5 1 (2.94%) Document Management
5 1 (2.94%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 17 (50.00%) C++
1 17 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (41.18%) SQL
3 2 (5.88%) C
4 1 (2.94%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (5.88%) Solvency II
System Software
1 14 (41.18%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 33 (97.06%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.88%) TOWER Software
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