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 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Apteco FastStats
UK
Rank 838 914 925
Rank change year-on-year +76 +11  
Permanent jobs citing FastStats 29 50 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.034% 0.048% 0.029%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.49% 0.67% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 28 48 30
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% +2.73%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,350 £27,125
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £90,000 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £28,000 £27,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.81% -35.29%  

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 5905 7512 8096
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 6.95% 7.27% 7.62%
Number of salaries quoted 4476 5890 6444
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

FastStats
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing FastStats as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

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 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for FastStats in the UK

FastStats
Top 16 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 3 months to 25 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
England +71 28 £32,500 -13.33% 6
London +68 16 £36,000 -44.61% 4
South East +79 6 £28,250 -24.66% 2
West Sussex +12 4 £28,500 -59.28%
Cheshire +9 3 £35,000 +7.69%
South West +1 3 £27,500 -
Gloucestershire -4 3 £27,500 -24.13%
North West -11 3 £35,000 +7.69%
Cirencester -11 3 £27,500 -24.13%
East Grinstead - 3 £28,500 -
Chester - 3 £35,000 -
City of London +45 2 £34,250 -61.94% 1
Hampshire +21 2 £27,500 -26.66%
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £28,500 -
Edinburgh - 1 £72,500 -
Scotland - 1 £72,500 -

FastStats
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 50 (74.63%) SQL
2 49 (73.13%) Marketing
3 32 (47.76%) CRM
4 26 (38.81%) SQL Server
5 15 (22.39%) SAS
5 15 (22.39%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (20.90%) SPSS
7 13 (19.40%) MS Excel
7 13 (19.40%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (19.40%) Data Quality
7 13 (19.40%) Raiser's Edge
8 12 (17.91%) Apteco
8 12 (17.91%) Degree
8 12 (17.91%) Salesforce.com
8 12 (17.91%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (14.93%) Relational Database
10 9 (13.43%) Direct Marketing
10 9 (13.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 9 (13.43%) Data Analysis
11 8 (11.94%) Microsoft
11 8 (11.94%) Adobe
11 8 (11.94%) MySQL
11 8 (11.94%) Oracle
11 8 (11.94%) Tableau
11 8 (11.94%) Adobe Campaign
11 8 (11.94%) Power BI
12 7 (10.45%) Analytics
12 7 (10.45%) Campaign Analysis
12 7 (10.45%) Multichannel Marketing
12 7 (10.45%) Database Marketing

FastStats
Top Related 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 15 (22.39%) SAS
2 1 (1.49%) CMS
Applications
1 14 (20.90%) SPSS
2 13 (19.40%) MS Excel
3 6 (8.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.49%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.49%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.49%) Stata
Business Applications
1 13 (19.40%) Raiser's Edge
2 8 (11.94%) Adobe Campaign
3 6 (8.96%) FastStats PeopleStage
4 3 (4.48%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (4.48%) Unica
5 2 (2.99%) CiviCRM
5 2 (2.99%) ProgressCRM
5 2 (2.99%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.48%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.49%) Responsys
3 1 (1.49%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.49%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (38.81%) SQL Server
2 10 (14.93%) Relational Database
3 9 (13.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (11.94%) MySQL
4 8 (11.94%) Power BI
5 5 (7.46%) Big Data
5 5 (7.46%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (7.46%) Hadoop
5 5 (7.46%) NoSQL
5 5 (7.46%) OLAP
5 5 (7.46%) OLTP
5 5 (7.46%) Oracle OLAP
5 5 (7.46%) QlikView
5 5 (7.46%) RDBMS
6 4 (5.97%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (5.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (4.48%) Base SAS
7 3 (4.48%) Qlik Sense
7 3 (4.48%) SAS EBI
8 2 (2.99%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 5 (7.46%) Git (software)
1 5 (7.46%) git-flow
1 5 (7.46%) JIRA
1 5 (7.46%) Talend Open Studio
1 5 (7.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.49%) Dreamweaver
General
1 49 (73.13%) Marketing
2 3 (4.48%) Retail
3 2 (2.99%) Advertising
3 2 (2.99%) Publishing
4 1 (1.49%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 33 (49.25%) Analyst
2 22 (32.84%) Data Analyst
3 13 (19.40%) SQL Analyst
4 10 (14.93%) Database Manager
4 10 (14.93%) SQL Data Analyst
5 9 (13.43%) Data Quality Analyst
6 8 (11.94%) CRM Analyst
7 7 (10.45%) Marketing Manager
7 7 (10.45%) SAS Analyst
8 6 (8.96%) Marketing Analyst
8 6 (8.96%) Quality Analyst
9 5 (7.46%) Developer
9 5 (7.46%) Digital Analyst
9 5 (7.46%) Digital Marketing Analyst
9 5 (7.46%) Insight Analyst
9 5 (7.46%) SAS Data Analyst
9 5 (7.46%) SAS Marketing Analyst
9 5 (7.46%) SQL Support Analyst
9 5 (7.46%) Support Analyst
10 4 (5.97%) CRM Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.48%) HTML
2 2 (2.99%) .NET
3 1 (1.49%) CSS
3 1 (1.49%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.39%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.48%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.46%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (47.76%) CRM
2 13 (19.40%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (17.91%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (13.43%) Data Analysis
4 9 (13.43%) Direct Marketing
5 7 (10.45%) Analytics
5 7 (10.45%) Campaign Analysis
5 7 (10.45%) Database Marketing
5 7 (10.45%) Multichannel Marketing
5 7 (10.45%) Statistics
6 6 (8.96%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (8.96%) Digital Marketing
6 6 (8.96%) Mathematics
7 5 (7.46%) Data Modelling
7 5 (7.46%) Incident Management
7 5 (7.46%) Kanban
7 5 (7.46%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (7.46%) Scrum
7 5 (7.46%) Service Design
7 5 (7.46%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (74.63%) SQL
2 5 (7.46%) PL/SQL
2 5 (7.46%) T-SQL
3 4 (5.97%) R
4 2 (2.99%) Java
5 1 (1.49%) MATLAB
5 1 (1.49%) Python
5 1 (1.49%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (17.91%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (19.40%) Data Quality
2 5 (7.46%) SLA
Vendors
1 12 (17.91%) Apteco
1 12 (17.91%) Salesforce.com
2 8 (11.94%) Adobe
2 8 (11.94%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.94%) Oracle
2 8 (11.94%) Tableau
3 5 (7.46%) Cognos
3 5 (7.46%) Talend
4 4 (5.97%) Google
5 1 (1.49%) Minitab
5 1 (1.49%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
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