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 20 November 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
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VocaLink
Rank 880 893 859
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -34
Permanent jobs citing VocaLink 15 4 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.004% 0.025%
As % of the Vendors category 0.027% 0.008% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 10
Average salary £45,188 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.58% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,338 £36,400 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,038 £47,600 £45,850
UK excluding London average salary £40,375 £42,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-3.86% +29.23%

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
54597 51931 52338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.86% 47.64% 47.47%
Number of salaries quoted 44160 42211 43770
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 £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,783 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.91% +1.95%

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 9 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 20 November 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 -6 15 £45,188 +7.58% 2
London +4 5 £50,000 -
Yorkshire - 5 £40,375 - 2
North East - 4 - -
Durham - 4 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 £40,375 - 2
East of England - 1 - -
Halifax - 1 £40,375 - 2

VocaLink
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 16 (88.89%) Oracle
2 15 (83.33%) Java
2 15 (83.33%) SQL
2 15 (83.33%) J2EE
2 15 (83.33%) HP
2 15 (83.33%) Finance
2 15 (83.33%) Banking
3 14 (77.78%) Change Management
3 14 (77.78%) Tandem
3 14 (77.78%) Cryptography
3 14 (77.78%) PL/1
3 14 (77.78%) EMV
3 14 (77.78%) Mainframe
3 14 (77.78%) IBM
3 14 (77.78%) ATM
3 14 (77.78%) C#
3 14 (77.78%) C++
3 14 (77.78%) COBOL
3 14 (77.78%) XML
4 13 (72.22%) SQL Server
4 13 (72.22%) DB2
4 13 (72.22%) TCP/IP
4 13 (72.22%) Windows
4 13 (72.22%) Linux
4 13 (72.22%) Windows XP
4 13 (72.22%) JCL
4 13 (72.22%) NCR
4 13 (72.22%) BASE24
4 13 (72.22%) ISO 8583
4 13 (72.22%) QA

VocaLink
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 2 (11.11%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.56%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (72.22%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 14 (77.78%) ATM
2 13 (72.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (72.22%) SQL Server
1 13 (72.22%) DB2
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (5.56%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) LoadRunner
General
1 15 (83.33%) Finance
1 15 (83.33%) Banking
2 12 (66.67%) Retail
3 2 (11.11%) Marketing
3 2 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Technical Specialist
2 8 (44.44%) Senior Technical Specialist
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Capacity Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Test Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Product Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Mainframe Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Product Manager
4 1 (5.56%) COBOL Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (83.33%) J2EE
2 14 (77.78%) XML
3 1 (5.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (77.78%) EMV
1 14 (77.78%) Mainframe
1 14 (77.78%) Tandem
1 14 (77.78%) Cryptography
2 12 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (72.22%) Windows
1 13 (72.22%) Linux
1 13 (72.22%) Windows XP
1 13 (72.22%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.56%) Solaris
2 1 (5.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Change Management
2 12 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 12 (66.67%) Coaching
3 2 (11.11%) Performance Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Market Research
4 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (5.56%) Test Strategy
4 1 (5.56%) Customer Insight
4 1 (5.56%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (5.56%) Operations Management
4 1 (5.56%) Matrix Management
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL
4 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.56%) UML
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) Java
1 15 (83.33%) SQL
2 14 (77.78%) PL/1
2 14 (77.78%) C#
2 14 (77.78%) C++
2 14 (77.78%) COBOL
3 13 (72.22%) JCL
3 13 (72.22%) PowerShell
4 2 (11.11%) PL/SQL
4 2 (11.11%) Shell Script
5 1 (5.56%) VBA
5 1 (5.56%) Assembly Language
5 1 (5.56%) Perl
5 1 (5.56%) AWK
5 1 (5.56%) Korn
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) ISEB
1 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (72.22%) ISO 8583
1 13 (72.22%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) Oracle
2 15 (83.33%) HP
3 14 (77.78%) IBM
4 13 (72.22%) NCR
5 1 (5.56%) BEA
5 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.56%) Sun
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco
Halifax
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £36125.00 - £44625.00 per annum + Excellent Pension and benefits
Posted: 7 days ago