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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ab Initio over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Ab Initio
England / West Midlands
Rank - 237 223
Permanent jobs citing Ab Initio 0 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.034% 0.039%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.076% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Median salary - £42,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -22.72%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +14.28%

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
2080 2615 2310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 44.91% 44.11% 45.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1602 2114 1993
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +2.40%

Ab Initio
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Ab Initio as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT jobs citing Ab Initio also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Ab Initio.

1 3 (100.00%) SAP
1 3 (100.00%) Cognos
1 3 (100.00%) ETL
1 3 (100.00%) SAS
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Informatica
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (100.00%) Analytics
1 3 (100.00%) IBM InfoSphere
1 3 (100.00%) Cognos Query Studio
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (100.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Test Planning
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analytics

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Cognos Query Studio
1 3 (100.00%) IBM InfoSphere
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Test Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Development Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Development Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Systems Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Analytics
1 3 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Change Data Capture
3 1 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cognos
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) Informatica
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle