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 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
VocaLink
Rank 902 905 871
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -34
Permanent jobs citing VocaLink 2 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.004% 0.006%
As % of the Vendors category 0.004% 0.007% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 3
Average salary £86,500 £65,000 £58,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.07% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £86,500 £65,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+33.07% +85.71%

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
49696 53351 49803
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 45.55% 46.77% 47.21%
Number of salaries quoted 40807 42288 40761
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 3 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 4 September 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
England +7 2 £86,500 +33.07% 2
East of England 0 2 £86,500 +33.07% 1
Hertfordshire - 2 £86,500 - 1

VocaLink
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 4 (40.00%) Sage
1 4 (40.00%) EPoS
1 4 (40.00%) EMV
1 4 (40.00%) Chip and PIN
1 4 (40.00%) EFT
1 4 (40.00%) EFTPOS
1 4 (40.00%) ATM
1 4 (40.00%) Smartcard
1 4 (40.00%) Mobile Commerce
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
1 4 (40.00%) APACS
1 4 (40.00%) ISO 8583
1 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (40.00%) TSYS
1 4 (40.00%) VeriFone
1 4 (40.00%) WorldPay
1 4 (40.00%) Sage Pay
1 4 (40.00%) Elavon
1 4 (40.00%) Ingenico
1 4 (40.00%) Wincor Nixdorf
2 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (20.00%) SDLC
2 2 (20.00%) SWIFT
2 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (20.00%) Procure-to-pay
2 2 (20.00%) RESTful
2 2 (20.00%) Open Source
2 2 (20.00%) Software Architecture
2 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (20.00%) JMS

VocaLink
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 2 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (20.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (20.00%) MQSeries
1 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) ATM
2 2 (20.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) DB2
1 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Test Manager
1 2 (20.00%) Consultant
1 2 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
1 2 (20.00%) Sales Consultant
1 2 (20.00%) Business Consultant
1 2 (20.00%) Team Leader
1 2 (20.00%) Business Manager
1 2 (20.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
1 2 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
1 2 (20.00%) XML
1 2 (20.00%) JMS
1 2 (20.00%) Middleware
1 2 (20.00%) Spring
1 2 (20.00%) Application Packaging
1 2 (20.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) EPoS
1 4 (40.00%) EMV
1 4 (40.00%) Chip and PIN
1 4 (40.00%) EFT
1 4 (40.00%) EFTPOS
1 4 (40.00%) Smartcard
1 4 (40.00%) APACS
2 2 (20.00%) PKI
2 2 (20.00%) SWIFT
2 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (40.00%) Mobile Commerce
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (20.00%) Open Source
2 2 (20.00%) Software Architecture
2 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (20.00%) Procure-to-pay
2 2 (20.00%) SDLC
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) Erlang
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) ISO 8583
2 2 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Sage
1 4 (40.00%) Wincor Nixdorf
1 4 (40.00%) TSYS
1 4 (40.00%) VeriFone
1 4 (40.00%) WorldPay
1 4 (40.00%) Elavon
1 4 (40.00%) Ingenico
2 2 (20.00%) TIBCO
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) IBM
Hertfordshire
Volt
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Car allowance total Package £103,000
Posted: 7 days ago