The table below looks at the statistics for ODBC skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ODBC over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Database Connectivity (ODBC)
Rank 115 - 126
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing ODBC 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.28% - 0.053%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.83% - 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £35,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+33.80% -11.25%
ODBC
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
599 830 901
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 34.09% 47.56% 48.13%
Number of salaries quoted 481 696 790
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

ODBC
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ODBC across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

ODBC Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

ODBC
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

ODBC Salary Trend in Cheshire

ODBC
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ODBC across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

ODBC Salary Histogram in Cheshire

ODBC
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing ODBC 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 ODBC.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 5 (71.43%) Performance Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Test Scripting
2 5 (71.43%) VB
2 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) J2EE
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) UNIX
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) HTTP
2 5 (71.43%) HP
2 5 (71.43%) C
2 5 (71.43%) C++
2 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) LoadRunner
2 5 (71.43%) Mainframe
3 3 (42.86%) ISEB
4 2 (28.57%) Financial Institution
4 2 (28.57%) Retail
4 2 (28.57%) Algorithms

ODBC
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing ODBC 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 ODBC. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) LoadRunner
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Retail
2 2 (28.57%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Test Manager
1 4 (57.14%) Performance Manager
1 4 (57.14%) Performance Test Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Data Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Test Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) HTML
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
1 5 (71.43%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Mainframe
2 2 (28.57%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) UNIX
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Performance Testing
1 5 (71.43%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (71.43%) VB
2 5 (71.43%) C
2 5 (71.43%) C++
2 5 (71.43%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) ISEB
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle
1 5 (71.43%) HP