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 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rackspace
Rank 142 131 126
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -5
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace 4 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.17% 0.050% 0.046%
As % of the Vendors category 0.36% 0.10% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Median salary £53,750 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+65.38% -7.14%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
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
1115 996 1156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 46.57% 50.10% 53.25%
Number of salaries quoted 691 843 965
Median salary £40,250 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,198 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,100 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Rackspace across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

Rackspace Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Rackspace
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 5 (100.00%) MySQL
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Ant
1 5 (100.00%) JUnit
1 5 (100.00%) SAP
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) UML
1 5 (100.00%) EDI
1 5 (100.00%) ERP
1 5 (100.00%) SOA
1 5 (100.00%) Unit4 Business World
1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 5 (100.00%) Spring
1 5 (100.00%) Maven
1 5 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Use Case
1 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (100.00%) SAP HANA
1 5 (100.00%) Gradle
1 5 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 5 (100.00%) SDLC
1 5 (100.00%) API Design
1 5 (100.00%) Fintech
1 5 (100.00%) Blockchain
1 5 (100.00%) SaaS

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:

Business Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (100.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
1 5 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 5 (100.00%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Ant
1 5 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (100.00%) Gradle
1 5 (100.00%) JUnit
1 5 (100.00%) Maven
2 3 (60.00%) DbUnit
2 3 (60.00%) HttpUnit
2 3 (60.00%) XMLUnit
3 2 (40.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (40.00%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) EDI
1 5 (100.00%) Spring
1 5 (100.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) jQuery
2 3 (60.00%) JSP
2 3 (60.00%) RESTful
2 3 (60.00%) SOAP
2 3 (60.00%) Thymeleaf
2 3 (60.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Blockchain
1 5 (100.00%) Cryptography
1 5 (100.00%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) API Design
1 5 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 5 (100.00%) ERP
1 5 (100.00%) Project Management
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) SDLC
1 5 (100.00%) SOA
1 5 (100.00%) UML
1 5 (100.00%) Use Case
2 3 (60.00%) AOP
2 3 (60.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) Line Management
2 3 (60.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (40.00%) VBA
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) SAP