The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IVR in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IVR over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Interactive Voice Response (IVR)
Rank 118 119 105
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -14
Permanent jobs citing IVR 11 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.55% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.54% 0.33% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 2
Average salary £42,500 £46,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.10% +32.14%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,635 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-6.86% -13.07%
IVR
West Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
713 614 546
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 35.44% 34.48% 36.87%
Number of salaries quoted 546 544 463
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,850 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

IVR
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IVR across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

IVR Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

IVR
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

IVR Salary Trend in Birmingham

IVR
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing IVR 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 IVR.

1 11 (61.11%) Telecoms
2 9 (50.00%) Avaya
3 8 (44.44%) Wireless
3 8 (44.44%) GSM
3 8 (44.44%) PBX
3 8 (44.44%) VoIP
3 8 (44.44%) WAN
3 8 (44.44%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 8 (44.44%) Unified Communications
4 7 (38.89%) C
4 7 (38.89%) Streaming Music
4 7 (38.89%) Smart Meter
4 7 (38.89%) EMC
5 6 (33.33%) Project Management
6 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.56%) Nortel
6 1 (5.56%) BT
6 1 (5.56%) Billing
6 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (5.56%) PABX
6 1 (5.56%) Verint

IVR
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing IVR 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 IVR. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) GSM
1 8 (44.44%) PBX
1 8 (44.44%) Unified Communications
1 8 (44.44%) VoIP
1 8 (44.44%) WAN
1 8 (44.44%) Wireless
2 1 (5.56%) PABX
General
1 11 (61.11%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Project Manager
2 7 (38.89%) Avaya Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) VoIP Project Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Telecoms Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Telecoms Project Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Unified Communications Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Voice Project Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Telecoms Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Customer Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Customer Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Switch Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Systems Support
6 1 (5.56%) Systems Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Telecoms Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Telecoms Support Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Voice Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Voice Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Smart Meter
1 7 (38.89%) Streaming Music
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 6 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) C
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Avaya
2 7 (38.89%) EMC
3 1 (5.56%) BT
3 1 (5.56%) Nortel
3 1 (5.56%) Verint