The table below looks at the statistics for TargetLink skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TargetLink over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
dSPACE TargetLink
Rank - - 106
Permanent jobs citing TargetLink 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham - - 0.12%
As % of the Applications category - - 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £33,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
TargetLink
West Midlands

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

Applications Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
323 357 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 14.95% 16.91% 11.44%
Number of salaries quoted 260 318 165
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +14.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,300 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%

TargetLink
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

TargetLink Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

TargetLink
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

TargetLink Salary Trend in Birmingham