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 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
First Data VisionPLUS
UK
Rank 863 937 953
Rank change year-on-year +74 +16  
Permanent jobs citing VisionPLUS 4 27 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.005% 0.026% 0.003%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.068% 0.36% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 4 18 3
Median salary £67,500 £56,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +18.42%  
UK excluding London median salary - £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +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 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

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 3 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 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 +69 4 £67,500 +20.00%
London +68 4 £67,500 +3.84%
City of London +47 2 £67,500 +3.84%

VisionPLUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) CMS
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Cryptography
4 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
4 1 (16.67%) PKI
4 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) JSON
4 1 (16.67%) Data Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Android
4 1 (16.67%) DataPower
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (16.67%) HTML5
4 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 1 (16.67%) TSYS
4 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
4 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
4 1 (16.67%) High Availability
4 1 (16.67%) CSS3
4 1 (16.67%) PhoneGap
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
4 1 (16.67%) Android SDK
4 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (16.67%) Relational Database

VisionPLUS
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 4 (66.67%) CMS
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) DB2
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Business Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Cloud Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Java Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Java Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Mobile Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) SOA Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
1 1 (16.67%) Android SDK
1 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) CSS3
1 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) HTML5
1 1 (16.67%) JSON
1 1 (16.67%) MEAP
1 1 (16.67%) Middleware
1 1 (16.67%) PhoneGap
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) DataPower
2 1 (16.67%) Fintech
2 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (16.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Android
1 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Cryptography
2 1 (16.67%) Data Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) High Availability
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) SOA
2 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) FIS
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) TSYS