The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VocaLink products and/or services in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VocaLink over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within VocaLink Limited.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VocaLink
Rank 894 855 873
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +18
Permanent jobs citing VocaLink 10 6 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.006% 0.016%
As % of the Vendors category 0.018% 0.012% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 4
Average salary £65,000 £58,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +61.37%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+85.71% -12.50%

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

Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
54231 50236 56405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.46% 47.78% 48.68%
Number of salaries quoted 43003 41177 47170
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

VocaLink
Jobs Demand Trend

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

VocaLink Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

VocaLink
Salary Trend

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

VocaLink Salary Trend in the UK

VocaLink
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VocaLink 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
(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 -41 10 £65,000 +11.11% 4
London -31 3 - - 1
Durham - 3 - - 1
Yorkshire - 3 - - 2
North East - 3 - - 1
East of England -18 1 £65,000 -
Dunstable - 1 £65,000 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £65,000 -

VocaLink
Top 30 Related IT Skills

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

1 11 (78.57%) SQL
1 11 (78.57%) Oracle
2 10 (71.43%) J2EE
2 10 (71.43%) Java
2 10 (71.43%) HP
2 10 (71.43%) EMV
2 10 (71.43%) ATM
2 10 (71.43%) Finance
2 10 (71.43%) ISO 8583
2 10 (71.43%) Banking
3 9 (64.29%) Retail
3 9 (64.29%) Cryptography
3 9 (64.29%) BASE24
3 9 (64.29%) TCP/IP
3 9 (64.29%) Windows XP
3 9 (64.29%) JCL
3 9 (64.29%) Mainframe
3 9 (64.29%) NCR
3 9 (64.29%) PL/1
3 9 (64.29%) Linux
3 9 (64.29%) IBM
3 9 (64.29%) C#
3 9 (64.29%) C++
3 9 (64.29%) COBOL
3 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
3 9 (64.29%) DB2
3 9 (64.29%) XML
3 9 (64.29%) Windows
3 9 (64.29%) Change Management
3 9 (64.29%) Tandem

VocaLink
Top Related IT Skills by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (64.29%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) ATM
2 9 (64.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) SQL Server
1 9 (64.29%) DB2
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) LoadRunner
General
1 10 (71.43%) Finance
1 10 (71.43%) Banking
2 9 (64.29%) Retail
3 2 (14.29%) Marketing
4 1 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Technical Specialist
2 6 (42.86%) Senior Technical Specialist
3 3 (21.43%) Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Java Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Capacity Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Test Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Product Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) J2EE
2 9 (64.29%) XML
3 1 (7.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (71.43%) EMV
2 9 (64.29%) Cryptography
2 9 (64.29%) Mainframe
2 9 (64.29%) Tandem
2 9 (64.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) EPoS
3 1 (7.14%) Chip and PIN
3 1 (7.14%) EFT
3 1 (7.14%) EFTPOS
3 1 (7.14%) Smartcard
3 1 (7.14%) APACS
3 1 (7.14%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows XP
1 9 (64.29%) Linux
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
1 9 (64.29%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Change Management
1 9 (64.29%) Mentoring
1 9 (64.29%) Coaching
2 2 (14.29%) Performance Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (7.14%) Market Research
3 1 (7.14%) Operations Management
3 1 (7.14%) Software Architecture
3 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (7.14%) Test Strategy
3 1 (7.14%) Customer Insight
3 1 (7.14%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) OOP
3 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
3 1 (7.14%) Mobile Commerce
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) SQL
2 10 (71.43%) Java
3 9 (64.29%) JCL
3 9 (64.29%) PL/1
3 9 (64.29%) C#
3 9 (64.29%) C++
3 9 (64.29%) COBOL
3 9 (64.29%) PowerShell
4 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
4 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
5 1 (7.14%) VBA
5 1 (7.14%) Perl
5 1 (7.14%) AWK
5 1 (7.14%) Korn
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (71.43%) ISO 8583
2 9 (64.29%) QA
3 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Oracle
2 10 (71.43%) HP
3 9 (64.29%) NCR
3 9 (64.29%) IBM
4 1 (7.14%) TSYS
4 1 (7.14%) VeriFone
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.14%) Sun
4 1 (7.14%) Sage
4 1 (7.14%) BEA
4 1 (7.14%) Wincor Nixdorf
Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 20 days ago
Copley, County Durham
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 20 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £36125 - £44675 per annum + car,benefits
Posted: 20 days ago