The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Bloomberg 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 Bloomberg over the 3 months to 1 October 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 Bloomberg.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Bloomberg
Rank 213 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Bloomberg 7 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.13% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% - -
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Average salary £34,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £50,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +53.84%
Bloomberg
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
2870 2770 2434
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 51.55% 51.58% 49.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2396 2339 2009
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

Bloomberg
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Bloomberg Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Bloomberg
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Bloomberg Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Bloomberg
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 Bloomberg within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 October 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 - 7 £34,000 -
Bloomberg
England

Bloomberg
Top 17 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Bloomberg 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 Bloomberg.

1 7 (100.00%) Front Office
2 6 (85.71%) VBScript
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) MS Office
2 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Python
2 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Reuters
2 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 6 (85.71%) ETRM
3 1 (14.29%) Derivative
3 1 (14.29%) Summit
3 1 (14.29%) Credit Derivative
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Legal

Bloomberg
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

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

Applications
1 6 (85.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (100.00%) Front Office
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Senior Technical Consultant
1 6 (85.71%) Senior Consultant
1 6 (85.71%) Consultant
1 6 (85.71%) Technical Support
1 6 (85.71%) Technical Consultant
1 6 (85.71%) Senior Technical Support
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Derivative
1 1 (14.29%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
1 6 (85.71%) ETRM
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) VBScript
1 6 (85.71%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
1 6 (85.71%) Reuters