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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Broadband
Rank - 220 187
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 0 8 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.15% 0.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 1.01% 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 11
Median salary - £35,000 £19,499
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +79.49%
UK excluding London median salary £31,500 £40,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-21.25% +25.00%
Broadband
England

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
943 791 767
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.33% 14.78% 15.48%
Number of salaries quoted 725 672 660
Median salary £42,500 £35,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.71% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,200 £52,500 £57,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, 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 6 (75.00%) Telecoms
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) TDD
2 5 (62.50%) NUnit
2 5 (62.50%) Scrum
2 5 (62.50%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) WPF
2 5 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (62.50%) Kanban
2 5 (62.50%) Spring.NET
2 5 (62.50%) Dependency Injection
2 5 (62.50%) Inversion of Control
2 5 (62.50%) MSTest
2 5 (62.50%) MVVM
2 5 (62.50%) Rhino Mocks
2 5 (62.50%) Moq
2 5 (62.50%) Castle Windsor
2 5 (62.50%) Ninject
2 5 (62.50%) Unity DI Container
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (12.50%) Virgin Media
3 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Games
3 1 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint

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 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Moq
1 5 (62.50%) MSTest
1 5 (62.50%) NUnit
1 5 (62.50%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 6 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) .NET Developer
1 5 (62.50%) C# .NET Developer
1 5 (62.50%) C# Developer
1 5 (62.50%) C# WPF Developer
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
1 5 (62.50%) WPF Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Bid Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Digital Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Bid Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
1 5 (62.50%) Castle Windsor
1 5 (62.50%) Ninject
1 5 (62.50%) Spring.NET
1 5 (62.50%) Unity DI Container
1 5 (62.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (62.50%) Dependency Injection
2 5 (62.50%) Kanban
2 5 (62.50%) MVVM
2 5 (62.50%) Scrum
2 5 (62.50%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Virgin Media
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