The table below looks at the statistics for ODBC skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ODBC over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Database Connectivity (ODBC)
Rank 106 - 74
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing ODBC 4 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.34% - 0.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.69% - 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 6
Average salary £35,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £40,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-19.75% -1.21%
ODBC
South East

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 Kent region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
577 527 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 48.86% 42.30% 37.77%
Number of salaries quoted 511 472 254
Average salary £42,250 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.58% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £31,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

ODBC
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

ODBC Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

ODBC
Salary Trend in Kent

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

ODBC Salary Trend in Kent

ODBC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
1 10 (90.91%) Lotus Domino
1 10 (90.91%) HTML
1 10 (90.91%) IBM
1 10 (90.91%) XPages
2 8 (72.73%) IBM Connections
2 8 (72.73%) Project Management
2 8 (72.73%) LotusScript
2 8 (72.73%) Java
2 8 (72.73%) Cognos
2 8 (72.73%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (72.73%) ERP
3 6 (54.55%) Formula Language
3 6 (54.55%) Management Information System
3 6 (54.55%) Lotus
3 6 (54.55%) Degree
3 6 (54.55%) Mathematics
3 6 (54.55%) Computer Science
4 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
5 1 (9.09%) AS400
5 1 (9.09%) Wyse
5 1 (9.09%) Mac OS X
5 1 (9.09%) Apple
5 1 (9.09%) Intranet
5 1 (9.09%) Internet
5 1 (9.09%) HP
5 1 (9.09%) Citrix
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (9.09%) Avaya
5 1 (9.09%) LAN

ODBC
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

Application Platforms
1 10 (90.91%) Lotus Domino
2 8 (72.73%) IBM Connections
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
1 1 (9.09%) WAN
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
1 1 (9.09%) Intranet
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
1 1 (9.09%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Web Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Domino Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) HTML
1 10 (90.91%) XPages
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Mathematics
1 6 (54.55%) Computer Science
1 6 (54.55%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) AS400
2 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
2 1 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (9.09%) iPhone
2 1 (9.09%) iPad
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Mac OS X
1 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) ERP
1 8 (72.73%) Project Management
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 8 (72.73%) LotusScript
2 8 (72.73%) Java
3 6 (54.55%) Formula Language
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (9.09%) MCSE
2 1 (9.09%) MCSA
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) MOS
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) IBM
2 8 (72.73%) Cognos
3 6 (54.55%) Lotus
4 1 (9.09%) Apple
4 1 (9.09%) Wyse
4 1 (9.09%) Polycom
4 1 (9.09%) HP
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) Avaya
4 1 (9.09%) Sybase