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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
dSPACE TargetLink
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing TargetLink 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham - - -
As % of the Applications category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
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
303 330 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 15.27% 15.05% 16.85%
Number of salaries quoted 234 264 325
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £57,100
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -1.42%

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

TargetLink
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing TargetLink 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 TargetLink.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (100.00%) Simulink
1 1 (100.00%) Automotive
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
1 1 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (100.00%) CAN bus
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms

TargetLink
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing TargetLink 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 TargetLink. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Simulink
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (100.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (100.00%) CAN bus
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt