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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VocaLink over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VocaLink
Rank 917 966 997
Rank change year-on-year
+49 +31
Permanent jobs citing VocaLink 6 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.005% 0.003%
As % of the Vendors category 0.014% 0.012% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Median salary £60,000 £39,000 £60,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -35.26%
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £23,000 £60,250
% change year-on-year
+160.86% -61.82%

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
43634 51174 56188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 44.32% 46.77% 46.53%
Number of salaries quoted 35576 41284 45520
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

VocaLink
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing VocaLink as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VocaLink within the UK over the 3 months to 27 June 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 +38 6 £60,000 +53.84%
South East +46 4 - -
Reading - 3 - -
Berkshire - 3 - -
London +30 1 - -
East of England - 1 £60,000 -
Surrey - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 £60,000 -

VocaLink
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, IT jobs citing VocaLink 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 VocaLink.

1 7 (77.78%) Finance
1 7 (77.78%) Banking
1 7 (77.78%) Fintech
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) TSYS
2 4 (44.44%) VeriFone
2 4 (44.44%) CyberSource
2 4 (44.44%) DataCash
2 4 (44.44%) WorldPay
2 4 (44.44%) Sage Pay
2 4 (44.44%) Elavon
2 4 (44.44%) Retail
2 4 (44.44%) Tuxedo
2 4 (44.44%) Sage
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (33.33%) NCR
3 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) Case Management
4 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
4 2 (22.22%) People Management
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Workflow
4 2 (22.22%) EMV
4 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
5 1 (11.11%) ATM

VocaLink
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 4 (44.44%) Tuxedo
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) BASE24
1 1 (11.11%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) ATM
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (77.78%) Banking
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Retail
3 1 (11.11%) Legal
3 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) IT Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) IT Operations Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) IT Support
1 3 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Operational Support Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Operations Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Operations Support Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Coach
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Product Owner
2 1 (11.11%) Alliance Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Channel Sales Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile Product Manager
2 1 (11.11%) New Business Sales Executive
2 1 (11.11%) Product Owner
2 1 (11.11%) QA Tester
2 1 (11.11%) Sales Executive
2 1 (11.11%) Sales Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Fintech
2 2 (22.22%) EMV
3 1 (11.11%) Contactless
3 1 (11.11%) EFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Case Management
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
3 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
3 2 (22.22%) People Management
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
3 2 (22.22%) Workflow
4 1 (11.11%) Automation Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Business Development
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
4 1 (11.11%) PLM
4 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
4 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (11.11%) ISEB
2 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
2 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) CyberSource
1 4 (44.44%) DataCash
1 4 (44.44%) Elavon
1 4 (44.44%) Sage
1 4 (44.44%) TSYS
1 4 (44.44%) VeriFone
1 4 (44.44%) WorldPay
2 3 (33.33%) NCR
3 1 (11.11%) Ingenico
3 1 (11.11%) PayPal