The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Synon skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Synon over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Synon
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 869 934 948
Rank change year-on-year +65 +14  
Permanent jobs citing Synon 5 1 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.001% 0.014%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.027% 0.006% 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 15
Median salary £37,500 £42,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.71% -  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £42,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year -10.71% -  

Synon is in the development 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 development application skills.

Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 18609 17798 18404
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 20.93% 18.09% 16.81%
Number of salaries quoted 15347 15429 15455
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

Synon
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Synon in the UK

Synon
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Synon.

Salary trend for Synon in the UK

Synon
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Synon within the UK over the 3 months to 28 June 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 +52 4 £37,500 -10.71%
Warrington - 4 £37,500 -
Cheshire - 4 £37,500 -
North West - 4 £37,500 -

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing Synon 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 Synon.

1 13 (100.00%) JD Edwards
1 13 (100.00%) RPG
1 13 (100.00%) SQL
1 13 (100.00%) RPG/400
1 13 (100.00%) RPG IV
2 8 (61.54%) Technical Analysis
2 8 (61.54%) Unit Testing
2 8 (61.54%) iPad
2 8 (61.54%) ITIL
3 5 (38.46%) Telecoms
3 5 (38.46%) Billing
3 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills

Synon
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:

General
1 5 (38.46%) Billing
1 5 (38.46%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Software Support Engineer
1 13 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) iPad
2 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) ITIL
1 8 (61.54%) Technical Analysis
1 8 (61.54%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) RPG
1 13 (100.00%) RPG IV
1 13 (100.00%) RPG/400
1 13 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) JD Edwards