Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apteco FastStats
UK
6 months to
23 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1059 1195 1105
Rank change year-on-year +136 -90 +76
Permanent jobs citing FastStats 52 21 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.035% 0.012% 0.046%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.60% 0.15% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 52 19 67
UK median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -13.33% -
10th Percentile £26,000 £21,250 £27,650
90th Percentile £48,375 £43,750 £53,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £27,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year +36.36% -33.33% +26.92%

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 8,727 13,821 11,842
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.80% 7.84% 6.75%
Number of salaries quoted 6,027 10,152 8,886
UK median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £84,250 £81,250 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.40% +1.11% -

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 23 February 2019.

Salary histogram for FastStats in the UK

FastStats
Top 9 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 23 February 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 +122 48 £37,500 +15.38% 9
London +97 36 £40,000 - 4
UK excluding London +69 12 £37,500 +36.36% 5
West Midlands - 6 £38,750 -
Midlands - 6 £38,750 -
South West +12 3 £35,000 +27.27% 1
North of England +38 2 £37,500 +36.36% 3
Yorkshire +25 2 £37,500 +36.36% 3
South East +41 1 £26,000 -18.75% 2

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 32 (61.54%) SQL
2 28 (53.85%) Marketing
3 25 (48.08%) CRM
4 16 (30.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (28.85%) Microsoft
5 15 (28.85%) SQL Server
6 13 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (23.08%) Salesforce.com
8 10 (19.23%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (19.23%) QA
9 9 (17.31%) Data Analysis
9 9 (17.31%) ETL
9 9 (17.31%) Analytics
10 8 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
10 8 (15.38%) Apteco
10 8 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (15.38%) Test Automation
10 8 (15.38%) Process Improvement
10 8 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (15.38%) XML
10 8 (15.38%) XSD
10 8 (15.38%) E-business
10 8 (15.38%) Business Analysis
10 8 (15.38%) TDD
10 8 (15.38%) Selenium
10 8 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (13.46%) Google Analytics
11 7 (13.46%) Google

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 3 (5.77%) Drupal
2 2 (3.85%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (5.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (3.85%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (11.54%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 5 (9.62%) Raiser's Edge
3 4 (7.69%) FastStats PeopleStage
4 3 (5.77%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.46%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.92%) SmartFocus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (30.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 15 (28.85%) SQL Server
3 13 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (19.23%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (9.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (5.77%) MySQL
8 2 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 2 (3.85%) MS Access
9 1 (1.92%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 8 (15.38%) Selenium
1 8 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 28 (53.85%) Marketing
2 4 (7.69%) Legal
3 2 (3.85%) Finance
3 2 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (46.15%) Analyst
2 14 (26.92%) Data Analyst
3 11 (21.15%) Developer
4 8 (15.38%) QA Tester
4 8 (15.38%) Tester
5 7 (13.46%) Insight Analyst
5 7 (13.46%) Marketing Analyst
5 7 (13.46%) Marketing Data Analyst
6 5 (9.62%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 5 (9.62%) Database Analyst
6 5 (9.62%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) Data Insight Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) Insight Data Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) Senior Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Business Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Integration Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) Senior Data Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) SQL Analyst
9 2 (3.85%) Business Manager
9 2 (3.85%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.38%) XML
1 8 (15.38%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.77%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.85%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (48.08%) CRM
2 9 (17.31%) Analytics
2 9 (17.31%) Data Analysis
2 9 (17.31%) ETL
3 8 (15.38%) Business Analysis
3 8 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (15.38%) E-business
3 8 (15.38%) Process Improvement
3 8 (15.38%) TDD
3 8 (15.38%) Test Automation
4 7 (13.46%) Market Segmentation
5 6 (11.54%) Data Management
5 6 (11.54%) Data Modelling
6 5 (9.62%) Decision-Making
6 5 (9.62%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (7.69%) Change Management
7 4 (7.69%) Data Science
8 3 (5.77%) Data Integration
8 3 (5.77%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 32 (61.54%) SQL
2 5 (9.62%) T-SQL
3 2 (3.85%) Python
3 2 (3.85%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (1.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (19.23%) QA
2 4 (7.69%) GDPR
3 2 (3.85%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 15 (28.85%) Microsoft
2 12 (23.08%) Salesforce.com
3 8 (15.38%) Apteco
4 7 (13.46%) Google
5 4 (7.69%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
6 3 (5.77%) Adobe
6 3 (5.77%) Tableau
7 2 (3.85%) Alterian