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 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VocaLink
UK / England
Rank 828 939 923
Rank change year-on-year +111 -16  
Permanent jobs citing VocaLink 6 3 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.008% 0.003% 0.019%
As % of the Vendors category 0.017% 0.007% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 9
Median salary £65,000 £50,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.00% -25.92%  
UK excluding London median salary - £50,000 £56,250
% change year-on-year - -11.11%  

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 34378 44351 46931
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 43.60% 45.76% 47.11%
Number of salaries quoted 27849 36617 38282
Median salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.39% +1.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £71,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

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 26 March 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 26 March 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 - 6 £65,000 -
VocaLink
UK

VocaLink
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 12 (80.00%) Finance
2 10 (66.67%) Change Control
3 9 (60.00%) Test Strategy
4 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (46.67%) Banking
5 6 (40.00%) Retail
5 6 (40.00%) Online Banking
5 6 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (40.00%) Project Management
5 6 (40.00%) Internet
5 6 (40.00%) Fintech
6 5 (33.33%) SQL
7 4 (26.67%) Python
7 4 (26.67%) Signal Processing
7 4 (26.67%) Matplotlib
7 4 (26.67%) NumPy
7 4 (26.67%) Pandas
7 4 (26.67%) Machine Learning
7 4 (26.67%) Statistics
7 4 (26.67%) Physics
7 4 (26.67%) Prototyping
7 4 (26.67%) scikit-learn
8 3 (20.00%) SDLC
8 3 (20.00%) Presales
8 3 (20.00%) Performance Management
8 3 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
8 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
8 3 (20.00%) TOGAF

VocaLink
Top Related 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) Internet
2 1 (6.67%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle ODI
General
1 12 (80.00%) Finance
2 7 (46.67%) Banking
3 6 (40.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Data Scientist
3 3 (20.00%) Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Lead Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Lead Solutions Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Payments Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Payments Solutions Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Functional Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Payments Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Payments Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Data Warehouse Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) Matplotlib
1 4 (26.67%) NumPy
1 4 (26.67%) Pandas
1 4 (26.67%) scikit-learn
2 3 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Fintech
1 6 (40.00%) Online Banking
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) APACS
3 1 (6.67%) Chip and PIN
3 1 (6.67%) EFT
3 1 (6.67%) EFTPOS
3 1 (6.67%) EMV
3 1 (6.67%) EPoS
3 1 (6.67%) Smartcard
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Change Control
2 9 (60.00%) Test Strategy
3 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (40.00%) Project Management
4 6 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (26.67%) Machine Learning
5 4 (26.67%) Physics
5 4 (26.67%) Prototyping
5 4 (26.67%) Signal Processing
5 4 (26.67%) Statistics
6 3 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
6 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (20.00%) Line Management
6 3 (20.00%) Performance Management
6 3 (20.00%) Presales
6 3 (20.00%) SDLC
6 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (20.00%) TOGAF
6 3 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
7 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) Python
3 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) ISO 8583
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Cubic Transportation
1 1 (6.67%) Elavon
1 1 (6.67%) FIS
1 1 (6.67%) Hypercom
1 1 (6.67%) Ingenico
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle
1 1 (6.67%) Sage
1 1 (6.67%) Teradata
1 1 (6.67%) Thales
1 1 (6.67%) TSYS
1 1 (6.67%) VeriFone
1 1 (6.67%) Wincor Nixdorf
1 1 (6.67%) WorldPay