The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Ab Initio products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ab Initio over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Ab Initio Software Corporation.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Ab Initio
Rank 209 208 199
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -9
Permanent jobs citing Ab Initio 4 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.073% 0.054% 0.021%
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% 0.11% 0.040%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 1
Average salary £43,750 £60,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.08% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
Ab Initio
England

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

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2813 2799 2482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 51.40% 50.65% 51.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2326 2397 2052
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Ab Initio
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ab Initio across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Ab Initio Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Ab Initio
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ab Initio across the West Midlands region.

Ab Initio Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Ab Initio
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ab Initio across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

Ab Initio Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Ab Initio
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ab Initio within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014. 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
Birmingham +8 4 £43,750 -27.08%
Ab Initio
England

Ab Initio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Ab Initio 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 Ab Initio.

1 7 (100.00%) ETL
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) Informatica
3 5 (71.43%) Data Analysis
3 5 (71.43%) Netezza
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 5 (71.43%) Unit Testing
4 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (57.14%) PowerCenter
4 4 (57.14%) Data Extraction
5 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
5 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
5 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
6 1 (14.29%) Snowflake Schema
6 1 (14.29%) Star Schema
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (14.29%) Cognizant
6 1 (14.29%) Perl
6 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
6 1 (14.29%) Business Objects
6 1 (14.29%) SAP
6 1 (14.29%) UNIX
6 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
6 1 (14.29%) Cognos
6 1 (14.29%) ITSM
6 1 (14.29%) Management Information System

Ab Initio
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Ab Initio 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 Ab Initio. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (57.14%) PowerCenter
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
4 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
4 1 (14.29%) Snowflake Schema
4 1 (14.29%) Star Schema
4 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (14.29%) QlikView
4 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
4 1 (14.29%) Apache Hive
4 1 (14.29%) Big Data
4 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (14.29%) Electronics
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Data Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Business Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Big Data Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Data Extraction
2 1 (14.29%) DTV
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) ETL
2 5 (71.43%) Unit Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Data Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) ITSM
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
4 1 (14.29%) Zachman Framework
4 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
4 1 (14.29%) Information Management
4 1 (14.29%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (14.29%) Financial Modelling
4 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (14.29%) MapReduce
4 1 (14.29%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (14.29%) Inmon Methodology
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (14.29%) Data Reconciliation
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) PL/SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Perl
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Control-M
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Informatica
2 5 (71.43%) Netezza
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Business Objects
3 1 (14.29%) SAP
3 1 (14.29%) Cognos
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Cognizant
3 1 (14.29%) Vertica
3 1 (14.29%) Talend
3 1 (14.29%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (14.29%) Teradata