The table below looks at the statistics for Informix skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Informix over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Informix
Rank 130 124 114
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -10
Permanent jobs citing Informix 2 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.086% 0.094% 0.17%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.34% 0.35% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 3
Average salary £34,500 £36,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.82% +11.53%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
Informix
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
593 564 488
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 25.62% 26.57% 27.89%
Number of salaries quoted 503 520 405
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Informix
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Informix across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Informix Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Informix
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Informix across the Birmingham region.

Informix Salary Trend in Birmingham

Informix
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Informix across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Informix Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Informix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Informix also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Informix.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 4 (57.14%) C
3 4 (57.14%) Java
3 4 (57.14%) UNIX
3 4 (57.14%) Web Services
3 4 (57.14%) Finance
4 3 (42.86%) Migration
4 3 (42.86%) HTML
4 3 (42.86%) Citrix
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) PVCS
4 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (42.86%) Data Migration
5 2 (28.57%) C++
5 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
6 1 (14.29%) Perforce
6 1 (14.29%) XML
6 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
6 1 (14.29%) ProC
6 1 (14.29%) Perl
6 1 (14.29%) AIX
6 1 (14.29%) Solaris
6 1 (14.29%) Linux
6 1 (14.29%) Tuxedo
6 1 (14.29%) ERP
6 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
6 1 (14.29%) Java EE
6 1 (14.29%) Degree

Informix
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Informix also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Informix. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) Tuxedo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) PVCS
2 1 (14.29%) ProC
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Programmer
2 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Analyst Programmer
3 2 (28.57%) Applications Support
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C Programmer
3 2 (28.57%) Report Developer
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Programmer
4 1 (14.29%) Junior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) UNIX Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Junior Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) UNIX Support
4 1 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Web Services
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) XML
3 1 (14.29%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) UNIX
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) AIX
3 1 (14.29%) Solaris
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Migration
1 3 (42.86%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (42.86%) Data Migration
2 1 (14.29%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) C
2 4 (57.14%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) C++
3 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
4 1 (14.29%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) Perforce