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

First Data VisionPLUS
UK
3 months to
28 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 846 885 971
Rank change year-on-year +39 +86  
Permanent jobs citing VisionPLUS 12 33 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.014% 0.033% 0.003%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.18% 0.45% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 9 24 3
Median salary £55,000 £57,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.34% +21.05%  
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +15.78%  

VisionPLUS 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 6638 7297 8259
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 7.81% 7.32% 7.64%
Number of salaries quoted 5086 5707 6540
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 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £49,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.04% -2.00%  

VisionPLUS
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for VisionPLUS in the UK

VisionPLUS
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for VisionPLUS in the UK

VisionPLUS
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VisionPLUS within the UK over the 3 months to 28 May 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 +48 11 £55,000 -4.34% 1
London +46 7 £55,000 -14.06% 1
East of England - 4 £60,000 -
Essex - 4 £60,000 -
City of London +25 2 £67,500 +5.46%
Basildon - 2 £65,000 -

For the 6 months to 28 May 2017, IT jobs citing VisionPLUS 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 VisionPLUS.

1 13 (86.67%) Finance
2 8 (53.33%) Defect Management
3 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (33.33%) SDLC
3 5 (33.33%) CMS
4 4 (26.67%) IBM
4 4 (26.67%) JIRA
4 4 (26.67%) QA
4 4 (26.67%) Functional Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Integration Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Test Management
4 4 (26.67%) Test Automation
4 4 (26.67%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (26.67%) Waterfall
5 3 (20.00%) Test Strategy
5 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (20.00%) Coaching
5 3 (20.00%) Migration
5 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 3 (20.00%) Cognizant
5 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (13.33%) Regression Testing
7 1 (6.67%) NFC
7 1 (6.67%) Resource Management
7 1 (6.67%) BASE24
7 1 (6.67%) Tandem
7 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (6.67%) Banking
7 1 (6.67%) NonStop SQL
7 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework

VisionPLUS
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 5 (33.33%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) BASE24
1 1 (6.67%) Postilion
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) ATM
1 1 (6.67%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) NonStop SQL
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) JIRA
General
1 13 (86.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) QA Leader
2 4 (26.67%) Test Leader
3 3 (20.00%) Test Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Developer
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) BASE24 Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C# Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Cloud Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Digital Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
1 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
1 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (6.67%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) Contactless
3 1 (6.67%) EFT
3 1 (6.67%) EMV
3 1 (6.67%) Fintech
3 1 (6.67%) Smartcard
3 1 (6.67%) Tandem
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Defect Management
2 5 (33.33%) SDLC
3 4 (26.67%) Functional Testing
3 4 (26.67%) Integration Testing
3 4 (26.67%) Test Automation
3 4 (26.67%) Test Management
3 4 (26.67%) Waterfall
4 3 (20.00%) Coaching
4 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (20.00%) Migration
4 3 (20.00%) Test Strategy
5 2 (13.33%) Regression Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.67%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Resource Management
6 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) C
1 1 (6.67%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) IBM
2 3 (20.00%) Cognizant
3 1 (6.67%) FIS
3 1 (6.67%) TSYS
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