The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Capita 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 Capita over the 3 months to 22 August 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 Capita plc.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capita
Rank 209 210 178
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -32
Permanent jobs citing Capita 9 1 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.16% 0.018% 0.42%
As % of the Vendors category 0.32% 0.036% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 20
Average salary £34,000 £47,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.42% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £47,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
Capita
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
2835 2811 2450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 51.21% 50.56% 51.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2329 2396 2041
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Capita
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Capita Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Capita
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Capita Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Capita
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Capita across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Capita Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Capita
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 Capita within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 August 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 - 2 £27,500 -
Coventry - 2 £37,000 -
Capita
England

Capita
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Capita 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 Capita.

1 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 6 (46.15%) Academy Housing
2 6 (46.15%) Orchard
2 6 (46.15%) arcHouse
2 6 (46.15%) Northgate
2 6 (46.15%) Civica
3 5 (38.46%) Java
4 4 (30.77%) .NET
4 4 (30.77%) UNIX
4 4 (30.77%) ITIL
4 4 (30.77%) HP
5 3 (23.08%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (23.08%) CRM
5 3 (23.08%) Comino
5 3 (23.08%) Local Government
5 3 (23.08%) Anite
6 2 (15.38%) Retail
6 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
6 2 (15.38%) Back Office
6 2 (15.38%) Finance
6 2 (15.38%) ISTQB
6 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
6 2 (15.38%) V-Model
6 2 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (15.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (15.38%) Black-Box Testing
6 2 (15.38%) MS Visio
6 2 (15.38%) VB
6 2 (15.38%) VBA
6 2 (15.38%) Project Management

Capita
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Capita 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 Capita. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Academy Housing
1 6 (46.15%) arcHouse
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
1 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (23.08%) Local Government
2 2 (15.38%) Retail
2 2 (15.38%) Back Office
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Systems Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Applications Specialist
3 3 (23.08%) Test Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Support Specialist
3 3 (23.08%) Applications Support
3 3 (23.08%) Applications Support Specialist
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Business Systems Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Business Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (7.69%) Programmer
5 1 (7.69%) Account Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Test Leader
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) CSS
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) UNIX
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Solaris
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) CRM
3 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
3 2 (15.38%) V-Model
3 2 (15.38%) Black-Box Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) VB
3 2 (15.38%) VBA
4 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
4 1 (7.69%) Perl
4 1 (7.69%) PHP
4 1 (7.69%) C
4 1 (7.69%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (15.38%) ISTQB
2 2 (15.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (15.38%) ISEB
3 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Orchard
1 6 (46.15%) Northgate
1 6 (46.15%) Civica
2 4 (30.77%) HP
3 3 (23.08%) Comino
3 3 (23.08%) Anite
4 1 (7.69%) Sage
4 1 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (7.69%) Sybase
4 1 (7.69%) Progress