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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
VocaLink
Rank 881 960 965
Rank change year-on-year
+79 +5
Permanent jobs citing VocaLink 9 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.003% 0.012%
As % of the Vendors category 0.022% 0.006% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 1
Median salary £62,500 £86,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.74% +33.07%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £86,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-36.41% +33.07%

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
40999 49626 54077
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.62% 45.62% 47.40%
Number of salaries quoted 33017 40668 42793
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VocaLink over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 within the UK.

VocaLink Salary Histogram in the UK

VocaLink
Top 10 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 1 October 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 +62 9 £62,500 -27.74%
South East - 3 - -
East of England +23 2 £46,000 -46.82%
Hertfordshire +18 2 £46,000 -46.82%
London - 2 £70,000 -
Harrogate - 2 £55,000 -
North Yorkshire - 2 £55,000 -
Yorkshire - 2 £55,000 -
Watford - 1 £22,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -

VocaLink
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 11 (73.33%) Finance
2 10 (66.67%) Banking
3 7 (46.67%) Fintech
4 4 (26.67%) TSYS
4 4 (26.67%) VeriFone
4 4 (26.67%) WorldPay
4 4 (26.67%) Sage Pay
4 4 (26.67%) Elavon
4 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (26.67%) Retail
4 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
4 4 (26.67%) ATM
4 4 (26.67%) ITIL
4 4 (26.67%) Sage
5 3 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (20.00%) EFT
5 3 (20.00%) EMV
5 3 (20.00%) Project Management
5 3 (20.00%) NCR
5 3 (20.00%) Marketing
5 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (20.00%) Case Management
6 2 (13.33%) Product Management
6 2 (13.33%) Wincor Nixdorf
6 2 (13.33%) Online Banking
6 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
6 2 (13.33%) Change Control
6 2 (13.33%) CyberSource
6 2 (13.33%) DataCash

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 2 (13.33%) Tuxedo
2 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
2 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) ATM
2 2 (13.33%) Internet
3 1 (6.67%) SSL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) LoadRunner
General
1 11 (73.33%) Finance
2 10 (66.67%) Banking
3 4 (26.67%) Retail
4 3 (20.00%) Marketing
5 2 (13.33%) Legal
6 1 (6.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Analyst
1 3 (20.00%) IT Analyst
1 3 (20.00%) IT Operations Analyst
1 3 (20.00%) IT Support
1 3 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
1 3 (20.00%) Operational Support Analyst
1 3 (20.00%) Operations Analyst
1 3 (20.00%) Operations Support Analyst
1 3 (20.00%) Product Manager
1 3 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Senior Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Senior Project Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Test Leader
2 2 (13.33%) Test Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Agile Coach
3 1 (6.67%) IT Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Sales Executive
3 1 (6.67%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Fintech
2 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (20.00%) EFT
3 3 (20.00%) EMV
4 2 (13.33%) APACS
4 2 (13.33%) Chip and PIN
4 2 (13.33%) EFTPOS
4 2 (13.33%) EPoS
4 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (13.33%) Online Banking
4 2 (13.33%) Smartcard
5 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
1 4 (26.67%) ITIL
2 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (20.00%) Case Management
2 3 (20.00%) Project Management
2 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (13.33%) B2B
3 2 (13.33%) Benchmarking
3 2 (13.33%) Change Control
3 2 (13.33%) Mobile Commerce
3 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (13.33%) Product Management
3 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
3 2 (13.33%) Service Management
3 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (13.33%) Translating Business Requirements
3 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
4 1 (6.67%) PLM
4 1 (6.67%) Scrum
4 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) Java
1 1 (6.67%) Perl
1 1 (6.67%) Python
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
1 1 (6.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (6.67%) CCNA
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.67%) CISSP
3 1 (6.67%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) ISO 8583
2 1 (6.67%) FIPS 140-2
2 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Elavon
1 4 (26.67%) Sage
1 4 (26.67%) TSYS
1 4 (26.67%) VeriFone
1 4 (26.67%) WorldPay
2 3 (20.00%) NCR
3 2 (13.33%) CyberSource
3 2 (13.33%) DataCash
3 2 (13.33%) Ingenico
3 2 (13.33%) Wincor Nixdorf
4 1 (6.67%) CA
4 1 (6.67%) HP
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle
4 1 (6.67%) PayPal