The table below looks at the statistics for Toad skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Toad over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dell Software Toad
Rank 127 108 128
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +20
Permanent jobs citing Toad 4 18 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.20% 0.88% 0.048%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.14% 6.84% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 1
Average salary £42,875 £43,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.29% -4.44%
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 £42,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+8.23% +16.43%
Toad
West Midlands

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

Development Applications Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
351 263 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.25% 12.88% 12.85%
Number of salaries quoted 308 241 247
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,950 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

Toad
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Toad Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Toad
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Toad Salary Trend in Birmingham

Toad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Toad 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 Toad.

1 7 (77.78%) UNIX
2 6 (66.67%) Foglight
3 5 (55.56%) LPAR
3 5 (55.56%) Oracle
4 4 (44.44%) AIX
4 4 (44.44%) Linux
4 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database
5 3 (33.33%) Finance
5 3 (33.33%) SQL
5 3 (33.33%) IBM
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (22.22%) HP
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 2 (22.22%) SAN
6 2 (22.22%) NetApp
6 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
6 2 (22.22%) 3PAR
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (22.22%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (22.22%) PuTTY
7 1 (11.11%) Database Tuning
7 1 (11.11%) Degree
7 1 (11.11%) Database Security
7 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu
7 1 (11.11%) Replication

Toad
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Toad 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 Toad. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) SAN
1 2 (22.22%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) Informix
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Administrator
2 4 (44.44%) UNIX Administrator
2 4 (44.44%) DBA
3 3 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (22.22%) SQL DBA
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server DBA
4 2 (22.22%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 1 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (11.11%) AIX Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) LPAR
2 1 (11.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) UNIX
2 4 (44.44%) AIX
2 4 (44.44%) Linux
3 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu
4 1 (11.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Database Tuning
2 1 (11.11%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) Foglight
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle
2 3 (33.33%) IBM
3 2 (22.22%) HP
3 2 (22.22%) NetApp
3 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
3 2 (22.22%) 3PAR