Period
to 18 January 2018

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 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apteco FastStats
UK
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1156 1092 1165
Rank change year-on-year -64 +73 +25
Permanent jobs citing FastStats 23 96 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.013% 0.054% 0.055%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.17% 0.81% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 22 74 107
UK median annual salary £35,000 £38,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.68% +3.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,975 £26,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £53,375 £53,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £29,500 £42,500 £34,250
% change year-on-year -30.59% +24.09% -9.87%

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 13,738 11,911 14,042
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 7.90% 6.72% 6.77%
Number of salaries quoted 9,827 8,926 10,953
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £79,875 £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 January 2018.

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 18 January 2018. 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 -68 22 £35,000 -9.09% 6
London -40 14 £41,250 +10.00% 2
UK excluding London -33 9 £29,500 -30.59% 4
Yorkshire +41 4 £27,500 -26.67%
South East +16 4 £32,500 -27.78%
North of England -4 4 £27,500 -15.38%
Scotland -34 1 - -

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 13 (56.52%) SQL
2 12 (52.17%) Marketing
3 11 (47.83%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (34.78%) CRM
5 7 (30.43%) Adobe
5 7 (30.43%) Adobe Campaign
6 6 (26.09%) Data Analysis
7 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
7 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
7 5 (21.74%) Relational Database
8 4 (17.39%) Analytics
8 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Excel
8 4 (17.39%) SAS
8 4 (17.39%) Alterian
8 4 (17.39%) SPSS
9 3 (13.04%) Retail
9 3 (13.04%) Degree
9 3 (13.04%) Finance
9 3 (13.04%) MS Access
9 3 (13.04%) T-SQL
9 3 (13.04%) Data Cleansing
9 3 (13.04%) Fastly
9 3 (13.04%) Raiser's Edge
10 2 (8.70%) Lead Generation
10 2 (8.70%) Personalization
10 2 (8.70%) Marketing Automation
10 2 (8.70%) Customer Acquisition
10 2 (8.70%) Propensity Modelling
10 2 (8.70%) Requirements Analysis
10 2 (8.70%) Campaign Analysis

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 (17.39%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (17.39%) SPSS
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Adobe Campaign
2 3 (13.04%) Raiser's Edge
3 2 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (4.35%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Fastly
2 1 (4.35%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) Relational Database
1 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) MS Access
3 2 (8.70%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (8.70%) Data Mining
3 2 (8.70%) RDBMS
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.35%) mvBase
4 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (4.35%) UniData
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) JIRA
1 1 (4.35%) TestRail
General
1 12 (52.17%) Marketing
2 3 (13.04%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Analyst
2 6 (26.09%) Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Data Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) SQL Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Campaign Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Commercial Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Marketing Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Marketing Campaign Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) CRM Executive
6 2 (8.70%) Data Manager
6 2 (8.70%) DBA
6 2 (8.70%) Insight Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Senior DBA
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Senior SQL DBA
6 2 (8.70%) Senior SQL Developer
6 2 (8.70%) SQL Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) SQL Data Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) SQL DBA
6 2 (8.70%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (47.83%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) CRM
2 6 (26.09%) Data Analysis
3 4 (17.39%) Analytics
4 3 (13.04%) Data Cleansing
5 2 (8.70%) Business Analysis
5 2 (8.70%) Campaign Analysis
5 2 (8.70%) Customer Acquisition
5 2 (8.70%) Direct Marketing
5 2 (8.70%) ETL
5 2 (8.70%) Lead Generation
5 2 (8.70%) Line Management
5 2 (8.70%) Marketing Automation
5 2 (8.70%) Personalization
5 2 (8.70%) Propensity Modelling
5 2 (8.70%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (4.35%) TDD
6 1 (4.35%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 13 (56.52%) SQL
2 3 (13.04%) T-SQL
3 2 (8.70%) C#
3 2 (8.70%) C++
3 2 (8.70%) Java
4 1 (4.35%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) ISEB
2 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.35%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Adobe
2 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
3 4 (17.39%) Alterian
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle
5 1 (4.35%) Apteco
5 1 (4.35%) Cognos
5 1 (4.35%) Google
5 1 (4.35%) IBM
5 1 (4.35%) jBASE