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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Informix
Rank 112 108 103
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Permanent jobs citing Informix 6 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.35% 0.18% 0.54%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.16% 0.67% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 9
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,650 £33,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
517 447 525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 29.73% 27.39% 31.25%
Number of salaries quoted 447 404 444
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £57,500 £50,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 7 (87.50%) UNIX
3 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (75.00%) Finance
4 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database
5 3 (37.50%) Replication
5 3 (37.50%) Toad
5 3 (37.50%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (37.50%) Foglight
5 3 (37.50%) Database Security
6 2 (25.00%) Hibernate
6 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
6 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (25.00%) J2EE
6 2 (25.00%) Linux
6 2 (25.00%) JBoss
6 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
6 2 (25.00%) Eclipse
6 2 (25.00%) JUnit
6 2 (25.00%) CSS
6 2 (25.00%) JSP
6 2 (25.00%) Web Services
6 2 (25.00%) C
6 2 (25.00%) Java
6 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
6 2 (25.00%) TDD
6 2 (25.00%) Spring
6 2 (25.00%) Degree

Informix
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 2 (25.00%) JBoss
1 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (25.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Toad
2 2 (25.00%) ProC
2 2 (25.00%) JUnit
2 2 (25.00%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) DBA
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst Programmer
2 2 (25.00%) Programmer
2 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle DBA
2 2 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) J2EE
1 2 (25.00%) CSS
1 2 (25.00%) JSP
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
1 2 (25.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (25.00%) Spring
1 2 (25.00%) Spring Security
1 2 (25.00%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Replication
2 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) UNIX
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Database Security
1 3 (37.50%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (25.00%) TDD
2 2 (25.00%) Database Tuning
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (25.00%) C
2 2 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Foglight
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Dell