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 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Apteco FastStats
UK
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 837 916 951
Rank change year-on-year +79 +35  
Permanent jobs citing FastStats 37 44 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.043% 0.043% 0.033%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.61% 0.59% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 35 43 35
Median salary £30,000 £33,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £26,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,800 £90,000 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £27,750 £27,500 £25,750
% change year-on-year +0.90% +6.79%  

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 6089 7465 8315
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 7.10% 7.23% 7.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4710 5908 6641
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 £75,000
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 30 April 2017.

Salary histogram for FastStats in the UK

FastStats
Top 23 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 30 April 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 +99 36 £29,500 -15.71% 6
South East +83 13 £28,500 +4.58% 2
London +53 13 £32,500 -27.77% 2
Berkshire +38 7 £49,000 +81.48% 2
North West -24 5 £27,500 -15.38% 1
City of London +26 4 £36,000 -44.61% 1
South West +16 4 £27,500 - 1
Gloucestershire +6 4 £27,500 -21.42% 1
Cirencester -16 4 £27,500 -21.42% 1
East Grinstead - 4 £28,500 -
Bracknell - 4 £52,000 - 1
West Sussex - 4 £28,500 -
Cheshire -5 3 £35,000 +7.69%
Chester - 3 £35,000 -
Reading +26 2 £27,250 +0.92%
Hampshire +20 2 £27,500 -
Manchester - 2 £27,500 - 1
East Midlands +16 1 £25,000 -44.44%
Northamptonshire - 1 £25,000 -
Northampton - 1 £25,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 £72,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £28,500 -
Scotland - 1 £72,500 -

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 48 (77.42%) SQL
2 41 (66.13%) Marketing
3 33 (53.23%) CRM
4 20 (32.26%) Microsoft Excel
4 20 (32.26%) SQL Server
5 12 (19.35%) Apteco
6 11 (17.74%) Relational Database
6 11 (17.74%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (17.74%) Raiser's Edge
6 11 (17.74%) Data Quality
7 10 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (16.13%) Salesforce.com
8 9 (14.52%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (14.52%) Analytics
9 8 (12.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (12.90%) Microsoft
10 7 (11.29%) Adobe
10 7 (11.29%) MySQL
10 7 (11.29%) Oracle
10 7 (11.29%) Data Analysis
10 7 (11.29%) Data Management
10 7 (11.29%) Direct Marketing
10 7 (11.29%) Adobe Campaign
10 7 (11.29%) FastStats PeopleStage
11 6 (9.68%) Power BI
11 6 (9.68%) Database Marketing
11 6 (9.68%) Customer Insight
11 6 (9.68%) SPSS
11 6 (9.68%) SAS
12 5 (8.06%) Project Management

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 6 (9.68%) SAS
2 1 (1.61%) CMS
Applications
1 20 (32.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (9.68%) SPSS
3 2 (3.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.61%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.61%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (17.74%) Raiser's Edge
2 7 (11.29%) Adobe Campaign
2 7 (11.29%) FastStats PeopleStage
3 3 (4.84%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (3.23%) CiviCRM
4 2 (3.23%) ProgressCRM
4 2 (3.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (1.61%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.23%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.61%) Responsys
2 1 (1.61%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (32.26%) SQL Server
2 11 (17.74%) Relational Database
3 8 (12.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (11.29%) MySQL
5 6 (9.68%) Power BI
6 5 (8.06%) QlikView
6 5 (8.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (6.45%) Qlik Sense
8 3 (4.84%) Big Data
8 3 (4.84%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (4.84%) Hadoop
8 3 (4.84%) NoSQL
8 3 (4.84%) OLAP
8 3 (4.84%) OLTP
8 3 (4.84%) Oracle OLAP
8 3 (4.84%) RDBMS
8 3 (4.84%) SAS EBI
9 2 (3.23%) MS Access
10 1 (1.61%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Git (software)
1 3 (4.84%) git-flow
1 3 (4.84%) JIRA
1 3 (4.84%) Talend Open Studio
1 3 (4.84%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.61%) Dreamweaver
General
1 41 (66.13%) Marketing
2 4 (6.45%) Legal
3 1 (1.61%) Automotive
3 1 (1.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (43.55%) Analyst
2 17 (27.42%) Data Analyst
3 15 (24.19%) Database Manager
4 11 (17.74%) SQL Analyst
5 7 (11.29%) CRM Analyst
5 7 (11.29%) Data Quality Analyst
5 7 (11.29%) Developer
5 7 (11.29%) Insight Analyst
5 7 (11.29%) Marketing Manager
5 7 (11.29%) SQL Data Analyst
6 6 (9.68%) Insight Manager
6 6 (9.68%) Quality Analyst
7 5 (8.06%) SQL Developer
8 4 (6.45%) Operations Manager
8 4 (6.45%) Report Analyst
8 4 (6.45%) SQL Reporting Analyst
9 3 (4.84%) Marketing Analyst
9 3 (4.84%) SQL Support Analyst
9 3 (4.84%) Support Analyst
10 2 (3.23%) Customer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.84%) HTML
2 1 (1.61%) CSS
2 1 (1.61%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.74%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.23%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.84%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (53.23%) CRM
2 10 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (14.52%) Analytics
3 9 (14.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (11.29%) Data Analysis
4 7 (11.29%) Data Management
4 7 (11.29%) Direct Marketing
5 6 (9.68%) Customer Insight
5 6 (9.68%) Database Marketing
6 5 (8.06%) Project Management
7 4 (6.45%) Customer Engagement
7 4 (6.45%) Data Protection
7 4 (6.45%) Marketing Automation
7 4 (6.45%) Mentoring
7 4 (6.45%) Multichannel Marketing
7 4 (6.45%) Outbound Marketing
7 4 (6.45%) People Management
8 3 (4.84%) Decision Quality
8 3 (4.84%) Market Segmentation
8 3 (4.84%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 48 (77.42%) SQL
2 4 (6.45%) R
3 3 (4.84%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.61%) MATLAB
4 1 (1.61%) Python
4 1 (1.61%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (8.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (17.74%) Data Quality
2 5 (8.06%) GDPR
3 3 (4.84%) SLA
Vendors
1 12 (19.35%) Apteco
2 10 (16.13%) Salesforce.com
3 8 (12.90%) Microsoft
4 7 (11.29%) Adobe
4 7 (11.29%) Oracle
5 5 (8.06%) Tableau
6 3 (4.84%) Cognos
6 3 (4.84%) Talend
7 2 (3.23%) Google
8 1 (1.61%) Minitab
8 1 (1.61%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
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Posted: 5 days ago
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