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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Interactive Voice Response (IVR)
Rank 234 241 249
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +8
Permanent jobs citing IVR 18 27 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.24% 0.34% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.61% 0.92% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 16 20 15
Average salary £46,250 £48,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.64% +47.69%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +3.03%
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
2968 2936 2934
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 39.95% 36.82% 38.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2372 2328 2424
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,500 £62,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 3 August 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 3 August 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 -9 15 £50,000 +7.52%
Essex -6 2 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £35,000 -
IVR
England

IVR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 (53.57%) Linux
2 11 (39.29%) Cisco
3 9 (32.14%) VXML
3 9 (32.14%) VoIP
3 9 (32.14%) ISEB
3 9 (32.14%) PHP
3 9 (32.14%) SOAP
3 9 (32.14%) Web Services
3 9 (32.14%) Software Testing
3 9 (32.14%) ISTQB
3 9 (32.14%) SC Cleared
3 9 (32.14%) Security Cleared
3 9 (32.14%) REST
3 9 (32.14%) Test Strategy
4 8 (28.57%) Speech Recognition
4 8 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 8 (28.57%) Service Delivery
5 7 (25.00%) Finance
5 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (21.43%) IBM
6 6 (21.43%) VMware
6 6 (21.43%) Programme Management
6 6 (21.43%) Windows
6 6 (21.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 6 (21.43%) MySQL
6 6 (21.43%) Oracle
6 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (21.43%) CCXML
6 6 (21.43%) Open Source
6 6 (21.43%) Symfony

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

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 (7.14%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) SaaS
1 1 (3.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (32.14%) VoIP
2 2 (7.14%) CTI
3 1 (3.57%) OSPF
3 1 (3.57%) ICMP
3 1 (3.57%) VLAN
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (3.57%) Unified Communications
3 1 (3.57%) WAN
3 1 (3.57%) Ethernet
3 1 (3.57%) FTP
3 1 (3.57%) SNMP
3 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.57%) ADSL
3 1 (3.57%) ISDN
3 1 (3.57%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) MySQL
1 6 (21.43%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Subversion
1 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.57%) PHPUnit
1 1 (3.57%) Xdebug
General
1 7 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.57%) Retail
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Developer
2 8 (28.57%) Analyst
2 8 (28.57%) Test Analyst
3 6 (21.43%) Project Manager
3 6 (21.43%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 6 (21.43%) Infrastructure Manager
4 5 (17.86%) PHP Developer
5 4 (14.29%) Software Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Junior Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Services Delivery Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Service Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (7.14%) IT Services Delivery Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Junior
6 2 (7.14%) IT Services Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Junior PHP Developer
7 1 (3.57%) LAMP Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (32.14%) SOAP
1 9 (32.14%) Web Services
1 9 (32.14%) VXML
1 9 (32.14%) REST
2 6 (21.43%) CCXML
2 6 (21.43%) Laravel
2 6 (21.43%) Symfony
3 3 (10.71%) Zend Framework
3 3 (10.71%) XML
3 3 (10.71%) HTML
3 3 (10.71%) Backbone.js
3 3 (10.71%) CSS
3 3 (10.71%) AngularJS
4 2 (7.14%) Sass
4 2 (7.14%) LESS
4 2 (7.14%) HTML5
4 2 (7.14%) WebSockets
5 1 (3.57%) .NET
5 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.57%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Thin Client
1 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
1 2 (7.14%) Fat Client
1 2 (7.14%) User Experience
2 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.57%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 15 (53.57%) Linux
2 6 (21.43%) Windows
3 2 (7.14%) Android
3 2 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) Software Testing
1 9 (32.14%) Test Strategy
2 8 (28.57%) PRINCE2
2 8 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 8 (28.57%) Speech Recognition
3 6 (21.43%) Programme Management
3 6 (21.43%) Open Source
3 6 (21.43%) Change Control
4 5 (17.86%) PRINCE
5 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 3 (10.71%) Change Management
6 3 (10.71%) API Integration
7 2 (7.14%) ITIL
7 2 (7.14%) People Management
7 2 (7.14%) ITSM
7 2 (7.14%) Supplier Management
7 2 (7.14%) Automated Testing
7 2 (7.14%) TDD
7 2 (7.14%) Project Management
7 2 (7.14%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (32.14%) PHP
2 5 (17.86%) C#
3 4 (14.29%) Java
3 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 3 (10.71%) SQL
5 1 (3.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) ISEB
1 9 (32.14%) ISTQB
1 9 (32.14%) SC Cleared
1 9 (32.14%) Security Cleared
2 6 (21.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (10.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) SLA
2 2 (7.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Unicenter
2 1 (3.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) Cisco
2 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (21.43%) IBM
3 6 (21.43%) VMware
3 6 (21.43%) Zend
3 6 (21.43%) Oracle
4 4 (14.29%) Verint
5 2 (7.14%) Avaya
5 2 (7.14%) CA
5 2 (7.14%) Remedy