The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for VisionPLUS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VisionPLUS over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

First Data VisionPLUS
UK / England
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 849 886 940
Rank change year-on-year +37 +54  
Permanent jobs citing VisionPLUS 17 25 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.020% 0.027% 0.013%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.24% 0.37% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 15 18 12
Median salary £57,500 £62,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.25% +3.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,750 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,050 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33%  

VisionPLUS is in the business application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for business application skills.

Business Application Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 7116 6848 7540
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 8.49% 7.40% 7.35%
Number of salaries quoted 5338 5352 6025
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £48,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -3.00% -  

VisionPLUS
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing VisionPLUS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for VisionPLUS in England

VisionPLUS
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VisionPLUS in England.

Salary trend for VisionPLUS in England

VisionPLUS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VisionPLUS within the England region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. 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 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
London +39 13 £57,500 -10.15%
East of England - 4 £60,000 -
VisionPLUS
UK

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT jobs citing VisionPLUS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for VisionPLUS.

1 20 (95.24%) Finance
2 10 (47.62%) Integration Testing
2 10 (47.62%) QA
3 9 (42.86%) Defect Management
4 6 (28.57%) CMS
4 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (23.81%) Functional Testing
5 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (23.81%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (23.81%) Test Management
5 5 (23.81%) Test Scripting
6 4 (19.05%) Test Automation
6 4 (19.05%) JIRA
6 4 (19.05%) IBM
6 4 (19.05%) Waterfall
6 4 (19.05%) SDLC
7 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
7 3 (14.29%) Coaching
7 3 (14.29%) Test Strategy
7 3 (14.29%) Cognizant
7 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
7 3 (14.29%) Migration
7 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
8 2 (9.52%) Regression Testing
9 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (4.76%) Banking
9 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
9 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
9 1 (4.76%) C#
9 1 (4.76%) .NET

VisionPLUS
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 6 (28.57%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) JIRA
General
1 20 (95.24%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Test Leader
2 8 (38.10%) Test Manager
3 6 (28.57%) Analyst
3 6 (28.57%) Business Analyst
4 5 (23.81%) QA Leader
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Business Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (4.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.76%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Cloud Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
1 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
1 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.76%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Integration Testing
2 9 (42.86%) Defect Management
3 5 (23.81%) Functional Testing
3 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (23.81%) Test Management
3 5 (23.81%) Test Scripting
4 4 (19.05%) SDLC
4 4 (19.05%) Test Automation
4 4 (19.05%) Waterfall
5 3 (14.29%) Coaching
5 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 3 (14.29%) Migration
5 3 (14.29%) Test Strategy
6 2 (9.52%) Regression Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.76%) Non-Functional Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Resource Management
7 1 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (47.62%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) IBM
2 3 (14.29%) Cognizant
3 1 (4.76%) FIS
3 1 (4.76%) TSYS