The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for knowledge and experience of VocaLink products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VocaLink over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 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.

VocaLink
UK / England
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 850 903 945
Rank change year-on-year +53 +42  
Permanent jobs citing VocaLink 7 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.008% 0.006% 0.006%
As % of the Vendors category 0.019% 0.015% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 2
Median salary £42,500 £60,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.16% +53.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £60,000 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £51,800
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £60,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year -33.33% +160.86%  

VocaLink is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in England.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 36914 40739 48689
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 44.64% 44.05% 46.81%
Number of salaries quoted 29437 33568 39734
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

VocaLink
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for VocaLink in England

VocaLink
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for VocaLink in England

VocaLink
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VocaLink in England over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for VocaLink in England

VocaLink
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VocaLink within the England region over the 3 months to 24 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 +31 4 £75,000 -
East of England +2 3 £40,000 -33.33%
VocaLink
UK

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, 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 across the England region with a requirement for VocaLink.

1 7 (53.85%) Banking
1 7 (53.85%) Fintech
2 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) Oracle
2 6 (46.15%) Shell Script
3 5 (38.46%) Test Strategy
3 5 (38.46%) Thales
4 4 (30.77%) Change Control
4 4 (30.77%) Internet
4 4 (30.77%) Project Management
4 4 (30.77%) Middleware
4 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (30.77%) Retail
4 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (30.77%) Online Banking
5 3 (23.08%) PKI
5 3 (23.08%) SSH
5 3 (23.08%) Teradata
5 3 (23.08%) Perl
5 3 (23.08%) PL/SQL
5 3 (23.08%) SQL
5 3 (23.08%) Data Modelling
5 3 (23.08%) ETL
5 3 (23.08%) Tivoli
5 3 (23.08%) BMC PATROL
5 3 (23.08%) WebLogic
5 3 (23.08%) Web Services
5 3 (23.08%) Unix
5 3 (23.08%) AIX
5 3 (23.08%) Solaris

VocaLink
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 3 (23.08%) Apache
1 3 (23.08%) Tomcat
1 3 (23.08%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Internet
2 3 (23.08%) DNS
2 3 (23.08%) LDAP
2 3 (23.08%) SSH
2 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
3 2 (15.38%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle ODI
General
1 7 (53.85%) Banking
2 6 (46.15%) Finance
3 4 (30.77%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Project Manager
2 4 (30.77%) Senior Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Data Warehouse Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Unix Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Database Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Junior
4 2 (15.38%) Junior Unix Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Agile Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Database Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Oracle Database Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Oracle Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Teradata Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) Middleware
2 3 (23.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Fintech
2 4 (30.77%) Online Banking
3 3 (23.08%) PKI
4 2 (15.38%) APACS
4 2 (15.38%) Chip and PIN
4 2 (15.38%) EFT
4 2 (15.38%) EFTPOS
4 2 (15.38%) EMV
4 2 (15.38%) EPoS
4 2 (15.38%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) AIX
1 3 (23.08%) Solaris
1 3 (23.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Test Strategy
2 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) Change Control
2 4 (30.77%) Project Management
2 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (23.08%) Data Modelling
3 3 (23.08%) ETL
3 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
3 3 (23.08%) OO
3 3 (23.08%) OOA/OOD
3 3 (23.08%) Parallel Processing
3 3 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (23.08%) Physical Data Model
3 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
4 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
4 2 (15.38%) Mobile Commerce
5 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (7.69%) Presales
5 1 (7.69%) TOGAF
5 1 (7.69%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) Shell Script
2 3 (23.08%) Bourne shell
2 3 (23.08%) C-shell
2 3 (23.08%) Perl
2 3 (23.08%) PL/SQL
2 3 (23.08%) Python
2 3 (23.08%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) ISO 8583
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) BMC PATROL
1 3 (23.08%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle
2 5 (38.46%) Thales
3 3 (23.08%) BMC
3 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
3 3 (23.08%) Teradata
4 2 (15.38%) Cubic Transportation
4 2 (15.38%) Elavon
4 2 (15.38%) FIS
4 2 (15.38%) Hypercom
4 2 (15.38%) Ingenico
4 2 (15.38%) Sage
4 2 (15.38%) TSYS
4 2 (15.38%) VeriFone
4 2 (15.38%) Wincor Nixdorf
4 2 (15.38%) WorldPay