Period
to 18 August 2017

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 18 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apteco FastStats
UK
6 months to
18 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1102 1154 1213
Rank change year-on-year +52 +59 -5
Permanent jobs citing FastStats 79 95 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.045% 0.048% 0.045%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.61% 0.68% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 72 78 88
UK median annual salary £37,250 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.67% - +1.35%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,938
90th Percentile £53,500 £61,250 £56,125
UK excluding London median annual salary £38,500 £27,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year +40.00% -8.33% -14.89%

FastStats 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 with a requirement for business application skills.

Business Application Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 12952 13884 15838
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 7.32% 7.03% 7.29%
Number of salaries quoted 9392 10654 12440
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,820
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 18 August 2017.

Salary histogram for FastStats in the UK

FastStats
Top 12 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 18 August 2017. 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 +52 77 £37,250 -1.97% 1
UK excluding London +82 50 £38,500 +40.00%
London +13 28 £37,500 -2.60% 1
South East +81 26 £49,000 +75.00%
South West +17 9 £27,500 +22.22%
North of England -5 7 £27,500 +22.22%
East of England +17 6 £45,000 -
North West -20 5 £27,500 -21.43%
Yorkshire +23 2 £42,750 +90.00%
Scotland - 1 £72,500 -
East Midlands - 1 £25,000 -
Midlands - 1 £25,000 -

For the 6 months to 18 August 2017, IT jobs citing FastStats also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for FastStats.

1 52 (65.82%) Marketing
2 49 (62.03%) SQL
3 46 (58.23%) CRM
4 21 (26.58%) Relational Database
5 20 (25.32%) Data Management
6 19 (24.05%) SQL Server
7 18 (22.78%) Analytics
8 17 (21.52%) Microsoft Excel
9 16 (20.25%) Direct Marketing
9 16 (20.25%) GDPR
10 14 (17.72%) Project Management
11 13 (16.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 13 (16.46%) Customer Engagement
12 12 (15.19%) Legal
12 12 (15.19%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (13.92%) Oracle
14 10 (12.66%) Microsoft
14 10 (12.66%) Apteco
15 9 (11.39%) Marketing Automation
15 9 (11.39%) Data Quality
15 9 (11.39%) Data Analysis
16 8 (10.13%) QlikView
16 8 (10.13%) Data Cleansing
16 8 (10.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 8 (10.13%) MySQL
16 8 (10.13%) T-SQL
16 8 (10.13%) Tableau
16 8 (10.13%) FastStats PeopleStage
17 7 (8.86%) Customer Insight
17 7 (8.86%) Data Analytics

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 4 (5.06%) SAS
Applications
1 17 (21.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (5.06%) SPSS
3 3 (3.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (10.13%) FastStats PeopleStage
2 7 (8.86%) Raiser's Edge
3 6 (7.59%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.27%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.06%) Google Analytics
2 3 (3.80%) Pure360
2 3 (3.80%) Silverpop
3 2 (2.53%) Responsys
4 1 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.27%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (26.58%) Relational Database
2 19 (24.05%) SQL Server
3 13 (16.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (10.13%) MySQL
4 8 (10.13%) QlikView
4 8 (10.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (8.86%) Qlik Sense
6 6 (7.59%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (7.59%) MS Access
7 4 (5.06%) DTS
7 4 (5.06%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (3.80%) Data Mining
9 2 (2.53%) GIS
9 2 (2.53%) Power BI
9 2 (2.53%) RDBMS
10 1 (1.27%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (1.27%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (1.27%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (1.27%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 1 (1.27%) JIRA
1 1 (1.27%) TestRail
General
1 52 (65.82%) Marketing
2 12 (15.19%) Legal
3 5 (6.33%) Finance
4 4 (5.06%) Retail
5 2 (2.53%) Automotive
5 2 (2.53%) Banking
5 2 (2.53%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.27%) Advertising
6 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 31 (39.24%) Analyst
2 19 (24.05%) Data Analyst
2 19 (24.05%) Database Manager
3 13 (16.46%) Developer
4 11 (13.92%) Insight Manager
5 10 (12.66%) SQL Analyst
6 9 (11.39%) Insight Analyst
7 8 (10.13%) SQL Developer
8 7 (8.86%) SQL Data Analyst
9 5 (6.33%) Data Manager
9 5 (6.33%) Report Analyst
9 5 (6.33%) SQL Reporting Analyst
10 4 (5.06%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 4 (5.06%) Customer Analyst
10 4 (5.06%) Customer Insight Analyst
10 4 (5.06%) Data Quality Analyst
10 4 (5.06%) Marketing Analyst
10 4 (5.06%) Quality Analyst
11 3 (3.80%) CRM Analyst
11 3 (3.80%) CRM Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.27%) .NET
1 1 (1.27%) WPF
1 1 (1.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.19%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.53%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.27%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (58.23%) CRM
2 20 (25.32%) Data Management
3 18 (22.78%) Analytics
4 16 (20.25%) Direct Marketing
5 14 (17.72%) Project Management
6 13 (16.46%) Customer Engagement
7 9 (11.39%) Data Analysis
7 9 (11.39%) Marketing Automation
8 8 (10.13%) Data Cleansing
9 7 (8.86%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (8.86%) Customer Insight
9 7 (8.86%) Data Analytics
9 7 (8.86%) Outbound Marketing
10 6 (7.59%) ETL
10 6 (7.59%) Multichannel Marketing
11 5 (6.33%) Web Analytics
12 4 (5.06%) Actionable Insight
12 4 (5.06%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (5.06%) Customer Analysis
12 4 (5.06%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (62.03%) SQL
2 8 (10.13%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.53%) R
4 1 (1.27%) C#
4 1 (1.27%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (3.80%) Degree
1 3 (3.80%) ISEB
2 1 (1.27%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (1.27%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (20.25%) GDPR
2 9 (11.39%) Data Quality
3 4 (5.06%) QA
4 2 (2.53%) SLA
Vendors
1 11 (13.92%) Oracle
2 10 (12.66%) Apteco
2 10 (12.66%) Microsoft
3 8 (10.13%) Tableau
4 6 (7.59%) Adobe
5 4 (5.06%) Google
6 2 (2.53%) Alteryx
6 2 (2.53%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.27%) Alterian
7 1 (1.27%) IBM
7 1 (1.27%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud