The median annual salary for a HR Specialist was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Human Resources Specialist
England / London
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 586 651 670
Rank change year-on-year +65 +19  
Permanent jobs requiring an HR Specialist 3 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.009% 0.009% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.010% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Median salary £47,500 £43,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.57% -  
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £65,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year -29.23% +96.96%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 33122 40608 42913
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.66% 96.00% 95.88%
Number of salaries quoted 27879 35177 36092
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +1.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

HR Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured HR Specialist in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for HR Specialist in London

HR Specialist
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing HR Specialist in London.

Salary trend for HR Specialist in London

HR Specialist
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing HR Specialist in London over the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

Salary histogram for HR Specialist in London

HR Specialist
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HR Specialist within the London region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
City of London +34 1 £47,500 +35.71%
HR Specialist
England

HR Specialist Skill Set
Top 26 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 April 2017, HR Specialist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region featuring HR Specialist in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) PeopleSoft
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (50.00%) Human Resource Management
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) OLAP
2 1 (25.00%) Cognos
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Advertising
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Cognos Transformer
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) PeopleSoft HCM

HR Specialist Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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:

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) PeopleSoft HCM
1 1 (25.00%) PeopleSoft HRMS
1 1 (25.00%) Unit4 Business World
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Cognos Transformer
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (25.00%) OLAP
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Human Resource Management
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (25.00%) Cognos
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft