The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Rackspace products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Rackspace over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Rackspace.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rackspace
Rank 139 126 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.045% 0.11% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.096% 0.23% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Median salary £57,500 £37,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+53.33% -
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £47,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+15.78% +22.58%
Rackspace
West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1042 879 1100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 46.96% 46.31% 50.37%
Number of salaries quoted 730 737 978
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Rackspace
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing Rackspace as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Rackspace Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Rackspace
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Rackspace Salary Trend in Birmingham

Rackspace
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT jobs citing Rackspace also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Rackspace.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) Ant
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
1 3 (100.00%) Maven
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) SaaS
1 3 (100.00%) SDLC
1 3 (100.00%) API Design
1 3 (100.00%) Fintech
1 3 (100.00%) Gradle
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) Blockchain
2 2 (66.67%) SAP HANA
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Use Case
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
2 2 (66.67%) Cryptography
2 2 (66.67%) Unit4 Business World
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) UML
2 2 (66.67%) EDI
2 2 (66.67%) ERP

Rackspace
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 2 (66.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Ant
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) Gradle
1 3 (100.00%) Maven
2 2 (66.67%) JUnit
2 2 (66.67%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (66.67%) XML Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Java Team Leader
3 1 (33.33%) Lead Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) EDI
2 2 (66.67%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Fintech
2 2 (66.67%) Blockchain
2 2 (66.67%) Cryptography
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) API Design
1 3 (100.00%) SDLC
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (66.67%) ERP
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) UML
2 2 (66.67%) Use Case
3 1 (33.33%) AOP
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) VBA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) SAP