The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IVR in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IVR over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Interactive Voice Response (IVR)
Rank 140 124 124
Rank change year-on-year
-16 0
Permanent jobs citing IVR 11 18 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.46% 0.77% 0.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.20% 2.15% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 7
Average salary £50,000 £48,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +28.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
IVR
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
920 836 733
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 38.08% 35.90% 36.61%
Number of salaries quoted 743 688 570
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

IVR
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

IVR Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

IVR
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

IVR Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

IVR
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IVR across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

IVR Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

IVR
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IVR within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Hemel Hempstead +11 11 £50,000 +11.11%
IVR
East of England

IVR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 9 (47.37%) PHP
1 9 (47.37%) Linux
1 9 (47.37%) ISEB
1 9 (47.37%) SOAP
1 9 (47.37%) Web Services
1 9 (47.37%) VXML
1 9 (47.37%) Software Testing
1 9 (47.37%) ISTQB
1 9 (47.37%) SC Cleared
1 9 (47.37%) Security Cleared
1 9 (47.37%) REST
1 9 (47.37%) Test Strategy
2 8 (42.11%) Speech Recognition
3 6 (31.58%) MySQL
3 6 (31.58%) CCXML
3 6 (31.58%) Open Source
3 6 (31.58%) Symfony
3 6 (31.58%) Zend
3 6 (31.58%) Laravel
3 6 (31.58%) NoSQL
4 5 (26.32%) Cisco
5 4 (21.05%) C#
5 4 (21.05%) Java
5 4 (21.05%) Verint
6 3 (15.79%) Backbone.js
6 3 (15.79%) AngularJS
6 3 (15.79%) API Integration
6 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
6 3 (15.79%) HTML
6 3 (15.79%) CSS

IVR
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 (10.53%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
1 1 (5.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) VoIP
2 2 (10.53%) CTI
3 1 (5.26%) OSPF
3 1 (5.26%) ICMP
3 1 (5.26%) VLAN
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (5.26%) Unified Communications
3 1 (5.26%) WAN
3 1 (5.26%) Ethernet
3 1 (5.26%) FTP
3 1 (5.26%) SNMP
3 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.26%) ADSL
3 1 (5.26%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) MySQL
1 6 (31.58%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Subversion
1 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.26%) PHPUnit
1 1 (5.26%) Xdebug
General
1 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Developer
2 8 (42.11%) Analyst
2 8 (42.11%) Test Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) PHP Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Software Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Junior
5 2 (10.53%) Junior PHP Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Junior Developer
6 1 (5.26%) LAMP Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior PHP Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Network Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) SOAP
1 9 (47.37%) Web Services
1 9 (47.37%) VXML
1 9 (47.37%) REST
2 6 (31.58%) CCXML
2 6 (31.58%) Laravel
2 6 (31.58%) Symfony
3 3 (15.79%) Zend Framework
3 3 (15.79%) XML
3 3 (15.79%) HTML
3 3 (15.79%) CSS
3 3 (15.79%) Backbone.js
3 3 (15.79%) AngularJS
4 2 (10.53%) Sass
4 2 (10.53%) LESS
4 2 (10.53%) HTML5
4 2 (10.53%) WebSockets
5 1 (5.26%) LAMP
5 1 (5.26%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) User Experience
2 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.26%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Linux
2 2 (10.53%) Android
2 2 (10.53%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Software Testing
1 9 (47.37%) Test Strategy
2 8 (42.11%) Speech Recognition
3 6 (31.58%) Open Source
4 3 (15.79%) API Integration
4 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
5 2 (10.53%) TDD
5 2 (10.53%) Automated Testing
6 1 (5.26%) OOP
6 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
6 1 (5.26%) Change Management
6 1 (5.26%) Workflow
6 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
6 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
6 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.26%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) PHP
2 4 (21.05%) C#
2 4 (21.05%) Java
3 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) ISEB
1 9 (47.37%) ISTQB
1 9 (47.37%) SC Cleared
1 9 (47.37%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.26%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Zend
2 5 (26.32%) Cisco
3 4 (21.05%) Verint
4 2 (10.53%) Avaya