Period
to 15 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for FastStats skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited FastStats over the 6 months to 15 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apteco FastStats
UK
6 months to
15 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1051 1158 1132
Rank change year-on-year +107 -26 +52
Permanent jobs citing FastStats 39 41 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.027% 0.023% 0.045%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.45% 0.34% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 30 34 73
UK median annual salary £39,500 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.33% +4.17% +2.86%
10th Percentile £29,253 £21,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £46,500 £50,788 £53,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £30,000 £35,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year -14.29% -9.09% +40.00%

FastStats is in the Business Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 8,710 12,206 13,175
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.97% 6.94% 7.37%
Number of salaries quoted 6,066 9,054 9,791
UK median annual salary £54,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.86% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -

FastStats
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing FastStats as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for FastStats in the UK

FastStats
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for FastStats in the UK

FastStats
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing FastStats over the 6 months to 15 July 2019.

Salary histogram for FastStats in the UK

FastStats
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FastStats within the UK over the 6 months to 15 July 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +85 36 £40,000 +6.67% 6
London +78 18 £41,250 -0.60% 1
UK excluding London +50 18 £30,000 -14.29% 5
South East - 12 £30,000 - 1
East of England +85 3 £29,000 -18.31% 1
North of England +23 3 £37,500 +36.36%
Yorkshire - 3 £37,500 -

For the 6 months to 15 July 2019, IT jobs citing FastStats also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for FastStats.

1 27 (69.23%) SQL
2 24 (61.54%) CRM
3 21 (53.85%) Marketing
4 12 (30.77%) QA
5 11 (28.21%) Data Management
5 11 (28.21%) Salesforce.com
5 11 (28.21%) Relational Database
6 10 (25.64%) Campaign Management
6 10 (25.64%) SQL Server
7 8 (20.51%) ETL
7 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
7 8 (20.51%) WF
7 8 (20.51%) Process Improvement
8 7 (17.95%) Data Structures
9 6 (15.38%) Alterian
9 6 (15.38%) Data Mining
9 6 (15.38%) Business Analysis
9 6 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
9 6 (15.38%) MS Access
9 6 (15.38%) Actionable Insight
9 6 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (15.38%) Analytics
10 5 (12.82%) Apteco
10 5 (12.82%) GDPR
10 5 (12.82%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (12.82%) Google
10 5 (12.82%) Data Analysis
10 5 (12.82%) Google Analytics
10 5 (12.82%) Data Protection

FastStats
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 1 (2.56%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (7.69%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (5.13%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (10.26%) FastStats PeopleStage
2 2 (5.13%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (5.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (5.13%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.82%) Google Analytics
2 3 (7.69%) Responsys
3 2 (5.13%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.21%) Relational Database
2 10 (25.64%) SQL Server
3 6 (15.38%) Data Mining
3 6 (15.38%) MS Access
4 5 (12.82%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (10.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (10.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (5.13%) Power BI
7 1 (2.56%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Selenium
1 4 (10.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (53.85%) Marketing
2 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (48.72%) Analyst
2 10 (25.64%) Data Analyst
3 7 (17.95%) Insight Analyst
3 7 (17.95%) SQL Analyst
4 4 (10.26%) Database Executive
4 4 (10.26%) Insight Manager
4 4 (10.26%) QA Tester
4 4 (10.26%) SQL Data Analyst
4 4 (10.26%) Tester
5 3 (7.69%) Data Mining Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Database Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Excel Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Marketing Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Data Insight Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Data Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Insight Data Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Business Manager
7 1 (2.56%) Marketing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.51%) WF
2 4 (10.26%) XML
2 4 (10.26%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Data Structures
2 6 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (61.54%) CRM
2 11 (28.21%) Data Management
3 10 (25.64%) Campaign Management
4 8 (20.51%) ETL
4 8 (20.51%) Process Improvement
5 6 (15.38%) Actionable Insight
5 6 (15.38%) Analytics
5 6 (15.38%) Business Analysis
5 6 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (12.82%) Data Analysis
6 5 (12.82%) Data Protection
7 4 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (10.26%) Direct Marketing
7 4 (10.26%) E-business
7 4 (10.26%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (10.26%) TDD
7 4 (10.26%) Test Automation
8 3 (7.69%) Data Extraction
8 3 (7.69%) Line Management
9 2 (5.13%) Regression Analysis
Programming Languages
1 27 (69.23%) SQL
2 3 (7.69%) R
3 1 (2.56%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (30.77%) QA
2 5 (12.82%) GDPR
3 3 (7.69%) SLA
4 1 (2.56%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 11 (28.21%) Salesforce.com
2 8 (20.51%) Microsoft
3 6 (15.38%) Alterian
4 5 (12.82%) Apteco
4 5 (12.82%) Google
5 3 (7.69%) Adobe
5 3 (7.69%) Oracle