The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IVR in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IVR over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Interactive Voice Response (IVR)
Rank 246 230 233
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +3
Permanent jobs citing IVR 11 26 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.15% 0.34% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.39% 0.93% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 10 19 11
Average salary £40,000 £48,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +28.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
IVR
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2851 2791 2807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 38.93% 36.46% 39.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2352 2211 2343
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

IVR
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

IVR Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

IVR
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

IVR Salary Trend in the East of England

IVR
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IVR across the East of England region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

IVR Salary Histogram in the East of England

IVR
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IVR within the East of England region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -15 8 £45,000 -6.25%
Cambridgeshire - 2 £35,000 -
Essex -12 1 - -
IVR
England

IVR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 15 (55.56%) Linux
2 11 (40.74%) Cisco
3 9 (33.33%) VXML
3 9 (33.33%) ISEB
3 9 (33.33%) VoIP
3 9 (33.33%) PHP
3 9 (33.33%) SOAP
3 9 (33.33%) Web Services
3 9 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 9 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 9 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 9 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 9 (33.33%) REST
3 9 (33.33%) Test Strategy
4 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
4 8 (29.63%) Speech Recognition
5 7 (25.93%) Finance
6 6 (22.22%) Service Delivery
6 6 (22.22%) VMware
6 6 (22.22%) Programme Management
6 6 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 6 (22.22%) IBM
6 6 (22.22%) PRINCE2
6 6 (22.22%) Windows
6 6 (22.22%) MySQL
6 6 (22.22%) Oracle
6 6 (22.22%) C#
6 6 (22.22%) Laravel
6 6 (22.22%) Change Control
6 6 (22.22%) NoSQL

IVR
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.41%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
1 1 (3.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (33.33%) VoIP
2 2 (7.41%) CTI
2 2 (7.41%) ISDN
3 1 (3.70%) LAN
3 1 (3.70%) ADSL
3 1 (3.70%) OSPF
3 1 (3.70%) ICMP
3 1 (3.70%) VLAN
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (3.70%) Unified Communications
3 1 (3.70%) WAN
3 1 (3.70%) Ethernet
3 1 (3.70%) FTP
3 1 (3.70%) SNMP
3 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) MySQL
1 6 (22.22%) NoSQL
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Subversion
1 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.70%) PHPUnit
1 1 (3.70%) Xdebug
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
2 5 (18.52%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.41%) Marketing
4 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Developer
2 8 (29.63%) Analyst
2 8 (29.63%) Test Analyst
3 6 (22.22%) Project Manager
3 6 (22.22%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 6 (22.22%) Infrastructure Manager
4 5 (18.52%) PHP Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Software Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Junior Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Junior PHP Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Junior
5 2 (7.41%) Software Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Test Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Network Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) LAMP Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (33.33%) SOAP
1 9 (33.33%) Web Services
1 9 (33.33%) VXML
1 9 (33.33%) REST
2 6 (22.22%) CCXML
2 6 (22.22%) Laravel
2 6 (22.22%) Symfony
3 3 (11.11%) Zend Framework
3 3 (11.11%) XML
3 3 (11.11%) HTML
3 3 (11.11%) Backbone.js
3 3 (11.11%) CSS
3 3 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 2 (7.41%) Sass
4 2 (7.41%) LESS
4 2 (7.41%) HTML5
4 2 (7.41%) WebSockets
4 2 (7.41%) .NET
4 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.70%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) User Experience
2 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.70%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 15 (55.56%) Linux
2 6 (22.22%) Windows
3 2 (7.41%) Android
3 2 (7.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Software Testing
1 9 (33.33%) Test Strategy
2 8 (29.63%) Speech Recognition
3 6 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 6 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 6 (22.22%) Programme Management
3 6 (22.22%) Open Source
3 6 (22.22%) Change Control
4 5 (18.52%) Software Engineering
4 5 (18.52%) PRINCE
5 3 (11.11%) API Integration
6 2 (7.41%) TDD
6 2 (7.41%) Automated Testing
6 2 (7.41%) Multithreading
7 1 (3.70%) Manual Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.70%) Problem Management
7 1 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.70%) Change Management
7 1 (3.70%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (33.33%) PHP
2 6 (22.22%) C#
3 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
4 4 (14.81%) Java
4 4 (14.81%) SQL
5 2 (7.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (33.33%) ISEB
1 9 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 9 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 9 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 6 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (7.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Cisco
2 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
3 6 (22.22%) IBM
3 6 (22.22%) VMware
3 6 (22.22%) Zend
3 6 (22.22%) Oracle
4 4 (14.81%) Verint
5 2 (7.41%) Avaya