The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of BT 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 BT over the 3 months to 2 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 BT Group plc.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
BT
Rank 206 205 205
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing BT 17 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.30% 0.038% 0.021%
As % of the Vendors category 0.59% 0.074% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 16 1 1
Average salary £55,000 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.77% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+14.86% +13.84%
BT
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
2902 2716 2378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 51.53% 51.43% 49.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2424 2295 1959
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%

BT
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

BT Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

BT
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

BT Salary Trend in the West Midlands

BT
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BT across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

BT Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

BT
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 BT within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 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
Coventry - 8 £55,000 -
Warwickshire +8 4 £55,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £52,500 -
Walsall - 1 £42,500 -
BT
England

BT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing BT 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 BT.

1 13 (56.52%) Retail
2 10 (43.48%) Intershop
2 10 (43.48%) WebSphere
2 10 (43.48%) ATG
2 10 (43.48%) Actinic
2 10 (43.48%) hybris
2 10 (43.48%) Venda
2 10 (43.48%) E-Commerce
2 10 (43.48%) IBM
2 10 (43.48%) Demandware
3 6 (26.09%) ITIL
3 6 (26.09%) Service Delivery
4 5 (21.74%) Telecoms
4 5 (21.74%) Finance
5 4 (17.39%) Broadband
6 3 (13.04%) SLA
6 3 (13.04%) DSL
6 3 (13.04%) C#
6 3 (13.04%) HTML
6 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
6 3 (13.04%) SQL
6 3 (13.04%) .NET
6 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
6 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET
6 3 (13.04%) CSS
6 3 (13.04%) Back Office
6 3 (13.04%) MVC
6 3 (13.04%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (13.04%) TDD

BT
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing BT 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 BT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (43.48%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) Broadband
2 3 (13.04%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 13 (56.52%) Retail
2 5 (21.74%) Telecoms
2 5 (21.74%) Finance
3 3 (13.04%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Consultant
2 7 (30.43%) Sales Consultant
2 7 (30.43%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 4 (17.39%) Service Manager
4 3 (13.04%) .NET Developer
4 3 (13.04%) C# Developer
4 3 (13.04%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Technical Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Technical Services Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Relationships Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Junior .NET Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Business Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce Specialist
5 1 (4.35%) Capacity Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Solutions Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Product Specialist
5 1 (4.35%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) HTML
1 3 (13.04%) .NET
1 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET
1 3 (13.04%) CSS
1 3 (13.04%) jQuery
1 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (13.04%) HTML5
1 3 (13.04%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Mobile App
1 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Android
1 3 (13.04%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) E-Commerce
2 6 (26.09%) ITIL
2 6 (26.09%) Service Delivery
3 3 (13.04%) MVC
3 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.04%) TDD
3 3 (13.04%) Fault Management
3 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (8.70%) Service Management
4 2 (8.70%) Financial Modelling
4 2 (8.70%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (8.70%) ITIL V3
5 1 (4.35%) Release Management
5 1 (4.35%) Change Control
5 1 (4.35%) Coaching
5 1 (4.35%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) C#
1 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
1 3 (13.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
1 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) SLA
1 3 (13.04%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) OpenView
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) IBM
1 10 (43.48%) ATG
1 10 (43.48%) Actinic
1 10 (43.48%) hybris
1 10 (43.48%) Venda
1 10 (43.48%) Demandware
1 10 (43.48%) Intershop
2 3 (13.04%) Fujitsu
2 3 (13.04%) Xamarin
3 1 (4.35%) Computacenter
3 1 (4.35%) HP
3 1 (4.35%) Symantec