The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IVR in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IVR over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Interactive Voice Response (IVR)
Rank 128 133 118
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -15
Permanent jobs citing IVR 4 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.20% 0.21% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.57% 0.46% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 0
Average salary £57,500 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +17.64%
IVR
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
702 874 618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 35.44% 44.87% 36.33%
Number of salaries quoted 534 690 502
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,300 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IVR
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IVR across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

IVR Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

IVR
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

IVR Salary Trend in Bristol

IVR
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing IVR 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 IVR.

1 7 (53.85%) Windows
1 7 (53.85%) Linux
1 7 (53.85%) SQL
1 7 (53.85%) PBX
1 7 (53.85%) Asterisk PBX
2 6 (46.15%) Back Office
2 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) Service Management
2 6 (46.15%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (46.15%) Business Analysis
3 3 (23.08%) VoIP
3 3 (23.08%) Softphone

IVR
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing IVR 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 IVR. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) PBX
1 7 (53.85%) Asterisk PBX
2 3 (23.08%) VoIP
2 3 (23.08%) Softphone
General
1 6 (46.15%) Back Office
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Technical Support
1 7 (53.85%) Support Engineer
1 7 (53.85%) Technical Support Engineer
1 7 (53.85%) Technical Engineer
1 7 (53.85%) Senior Support Engineer
1 7 (53.85%) Senior Technical Support
1 7 (53.85%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
1 7 (53.85%) Senior Technical Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) Architect
2 6 (46.15%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) Technical Support Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) Applications Support
3 3 (23.08%) Applications Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) Technical Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) Support Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) Applications Support Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Support Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Technical Consultant
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
1 7 (53.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Service Management
1 6 (46.15%) Stakeholder Management
1 6 (46.15%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) SQL