The table below looks at the statistics for Broadband skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Broadband over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Broadband
England / West Midlands
Rank 210 208 195
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -13
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 6 9 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.12% 0.17% 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.75% 1.20% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 21
Median salary £42,500 £32,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -27.77%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £31,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -16.00%

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

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
798 748 793
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.39% 14.31% 15.79%
Number of salaries quoted 645 645 707
Median salary £45,000 £41,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,250 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Broadband
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Broadband as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Broadband Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Broadband
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Broadband Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Broadband
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Broadband across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Broadband Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Broadband
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Broadband within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staffordshire - 4 £42,500 - 1
Birmingham -2 1 £62,500 +290.62%
Broadband
England

Broadband
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT jobs citing Broadband 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 Broadband.

1 10 (83.33%) Telecoms
2 5 (41.67%) Windows
3 4 (33.33%) WPF
3 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (33.33%) Kanban
3 4 (33.33%) Spring.NET
3 4 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
3 4 (33.33%) Inversion of Control
3 4 (33.33%) MVVM
3 4 (33.33%) Rhino Mocks
3 4 (33.33%) Moq
3 4 (33.33%) Scrum
3 4 (33.33%) WinForms
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) TDD
3 4 (33.33%) NUnit
3 4 (33.33%) VB
3 4 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 4 (33.33%) .NET
3 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 4 (33.33%) C#
3 4 (33.33%) Unity DI Container
3 4 (33.33%) Castle Windsor
3 4 (33.33%) Ninject
3 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (33.33%) MSTest
4 3 (25.00%) VoIP
4 3 (25.00%) Ethernet
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco
5 2 (16.67%) Validation

Broadband
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:

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) SOLIDWORKS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (25.00%) VoIP
2 2 (16.67%) xDSL
3 1 (8.33%) ADSL2
3 1 (8.33%) DSL
3 1 (8.33%) Intranet
3 1 (8.33%) VDSL
3 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Moq
1 4 (33.33%) MSTest
1 4 (33.33%) NUnit
1 4 (33.33%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (8.33%) gulp
General
1 10 (83.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (16.67%) Electronics
3 1 (8.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
1 5 (41.67%) Telecoms Developer
2 4 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco Support
3 2 (16.67%) Design Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Network Support
4 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Hardware Design Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (8.33%) Help Desk Technician
4 1 (8.33%) Mechanical Design Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Mechanical Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Sales Executive
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Support Technician
4 1 (8.33%) Telecoms Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) VoIP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
1 4 (33.33%) Castle Windsor
1 4 (33.33%) Ninject
1 4 (33.33%) Spring.NET
1 4 (33.33%) Unity DI Container
1 4 (33.33%) WinForms
1 4 (33.33%) WPF
2 1 (8.33%) Angular 2
2 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (8.33%) Compass CSS Framework
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) CSS3
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) HTML5
2 1 (8.33%) RESTful
2 1 (8.33%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (8.33%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) FreeBSD
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
1 4 (33.33%) Kanban
1 4 (33.33%) MVVM
1 4 (33.33%) Scrum
1 4 (33.33%) TDD
2 2 (16.67%) Validation
3 1 (8.33%) API Design
3 1 (8.33%) CAD
3 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (8.33%) Fault Management
3 1 (8.33%) Front End Development
3 1 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) C#
1 4 (33.33%) VB
1 4 (33.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) CCNA
1 1 (8.33%) CCNP
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (8.33%) BT
2 1 (8.33%) Draytek
2 1 (8.33%) EMC
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) NETGEAR
2 1 (8.33%) TP-LINK
2 1 (8.33%) Yealink
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
Colossus Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Excellent
Posted: 6 days ago