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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dell Software Toad
Rank 115 96 109
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +13
Permanent jobs citing Toad 5 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.27% 0.64% 0.30%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.51% 5.81% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 5
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £44,280 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+10.70% +6.66%
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
199 172 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 10.89% 10.95% 10.66%
Number of salaries quoted 185 139 154
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -4.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,700 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 26 January 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 20 (90.91%) SQL
2 18 (81.82%) Oracle
3 17 (77.27%) Oracle Database
4 14 (63.64%) SQL Server
4 14 (63.64%) PL/SQL
5 13 (59.09%) Finance
6 12 (54.55%) Oracle Database 11g
7 11 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (31.82%) Relational Database
9 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (27.27%) Data Mart
10 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (22.73%) Business Objects
11 4 (18.18%) MS Office
11 4 (18.18%) Quality Management
11 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
11 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
11 4 (18.18%) ERwin
11 4 (18.18%) Business Analysis
11 4 (18.18%) Foglight
11 4 (18.18%) Derivative
11 4 (18.18%) Credit Risk
12 3 (13.64%) Database Security
12 3 (13.64%) VAX
12 3 (13.64%) Shell Script
12 3 (13.64%) Replication
12 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
12 3 (13.64%) UNIX

Toad
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Office
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (77.27%) Oracle Database
2 14 (63.64%) SQL Server
3 12 (54.55%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (31.82%) Relational Database
5 6 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (27.27%) Data Mart
6 3 (13.64%) Informix
7 2 (9.09%) RDBMS
8 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (4.55%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) ERwin
General
1 13 (59.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (50.00%) Developer
1 11 (50.00%) Oracle Developer
2 6 (27.27%) DBA
3 4 (18.18%) Administrator
3 4 (18.18%) Oracle DBA
3 4 (18.18%) Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Business Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) PL/SQL Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Credit Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Risk Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) SQL Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Credit Risk Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Lead Business Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 2 (9.09%) SQL DBA
6 1 (4.55%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) UNIX Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (18.18%) Derivative
2 4 (18.18%) Credit Risk
3 3 (13.64%) Replication
3 3 (13.64%) VAX
4 1 (4.55%) LPAR
4 1 (4.55%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) UNIX
1 3 (13.64%) VMS
2 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (4.55%) AIX
2 1 (4.55%) HPUX
2 1 (4.55%) Solaris
2 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (18.18%) Quality Management
3 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (18.18%) Business Analysis
4 3 (13.64%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (13.64%) Database Security
4 3 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (9.09%) Data Analysis
5 2 (9.09%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (9.09%) Database Tuning
6 1 (4.55%) Capacity Management
6 1 (4.55%) Data Mapping
6 1 (4.55%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 20 (90.91%) SQL
2 14 (63.64%) PL/SQL
3 3 (13.64%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) Foglight
2 1 (4.55%) yum
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 18 (81.82%) Oracle
2 5 (22.73%) Business Objects
3 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.55%) Dell
4 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.55%) IBM