The table below looks at the statistics for VisionPLUS skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VisionPLUS over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
First Data VisionPLUS
Rank 896 968 976
Rank change year-on-year
+72 +8
Permanent jobs citing VisionPLUS 16 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.006% 0.010%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.24% 0.090% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 9
Median salary £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% -13.63%
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+26.31% -13.63%

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
6783 7735 8912
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.12% 7.09% 7.79%
Number of salaries quoted 5163 6127 6982
Median salary £52,000 £55,000 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.45% +3.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,740 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

VisionPLUS
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing VisionPLUS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

VisionPLUS Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

VisionPLUS
Salary Trend

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

VisionPLUS Salary Trend in the UK

VisionPLUS
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VisionPLUS over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 within the UK.

VisionPLUS Salary Histogram in the UK

VisionPLUS
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VisionPLUS within the UK over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +67 16 £60,000 +26.31%
East of England +34 16 £60,000 +50.00%
Essex +23 16 £60,000 +50.00%
Basildon - 7 £50,000 -

VisionPLUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT jobs citing VisionPLUS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for VisionPLUS.

1 36 (90.00%) Finance
2 26 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (45.00%) SDLC
4 17 (42.50%) Mainframe
5 15 (37.50%) Java
6 14 (35.00%) EMV
6 14 (35.00%) Use Case
7 12 (30.00%) JCL
7 12 (30.00%) COBOL
8 11 (27.50%) RAD
8 11 (27.50%) CICS
8 11 (27.50%) CMS
8 11 (27.50%) VSAM
8 11 (27.50%) Time Management
8 11 (27.50%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (22.50%) CLIST
9 9 (22.50%) Workflow
9 9 (22.50%) Data Flow Diagram
9 9 (22.50%) TSYS
9 9 (22.50%) Business Analysis
9 9 (22.50%) Scrum
9 9 (22.50%) REXX
9 9 (22.50%) DB2
10 8 (20.00%) Automated Testing
11 7 (17.50%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (15.00%) User Stories
12 6 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (15.00%) Target Operating Model
13 5 (12.50%) Programme Management
13 5 (12.50%) Degree

VisionPLUS
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (27.50%) CICS
1 11 (27.50%) CMS
2 2 (5.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (22.50%) DB2
2 3 (7.50%) Relational Database
General
1 36 (90.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 21 (52.50%) Business Analyst
2 17 (42.50%) Senior Business Analyst
3 12 (30.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 9 (22.50%) Analyst
5 5 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) CICS Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Finance Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Quality Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Software Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Test Manager
7 1 (2.50%) Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Mainframe Software Engineer
7 1 (2.50%) Senior Manager
7 1 (2.50%) Senior Test Manager
7 1 (2.50%) z/OS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) .NET
1 1 (2.50%) HTML
1 1 (2.50%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 17 (42.50%) Mainframe
2 14 (35.00%) EMV
3 11 (27.50%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (27.50%) VSAM
4 5 (12.50%) Computer Science
5 3 (7.50%) Algorithms
6 2 (5.00%) AS400
6 2 (5.00%) Visualisation
7 1 (2.50%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.50%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (45.00%) SDLC
3 14 (35.00%) Use Case
4 11 (27.50%) RAD
4 11 (27.50%) Time Management
5 9 (22.50%) Business Analysis
5 9 (22.50%) Data Flow Diagram
5 9 (22.50%) Scrum
5 9 (22.50%) Workflow
6 8 (20.00%) Automated Testing
7 7 (17.50%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (15.00%) Target Operating Model
8 6 (15.00%) User Stories
9 5 (12.50%) Programme Management
10 4 (10.00%) Regression Testing
10 4 (10.00%) Software Engineering
11 3 (7.50%) OO
11 3 (7.50%) OOD
11 3 (7.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 15 (37.50%) Java
2 12 (30.00%) COBOL
2 12 (30.00%) JCL
3 9 (22.50%) CLIST
3 9 (22.50%) REXX
4 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) ISEB
2 2 (5.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (22.50%) TSYS
2 2 (5.00%) HP
3 1 (2.50%) Cognizant
3 1 (2.50%) IBM