The first table below looks at the demand for Crystal Reports skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Crystal Reports over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Database & Business Intelligence category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SAP Crystal Reports
Rank 148 176 165
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -11
Permanent jobs citing Crystal Reports 65 29 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.21% 0.52% 0.56%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.59% 1.77% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 63 23 24
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +38.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £28,900 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £62,000 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1812 1638 1660
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.60% 29.42% 34.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1541 1466 1440
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
Crystal Reports
England

Crystal Reports
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Crystal Reports across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Database & Business Intelligence category.

Crystal Reports Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Crystal Reports
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Crystal Reports Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Crystal Reports
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Crystal Reports across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Crystal Reports Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Crystal Reports
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 Crystal Reports within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Staffordshire +7 20 £40,000 +18.51% 1
Birmingham +4 11 £37,500 +11.11% 2
Warwickshire +11 5 £28,750 -36.11%
Coventry - 4 £31,250 -
Sutton Coldfield - 3 £37,500 -
Shropshire - 3 £32,500 -
Worcestershire - 2 £30,000 -
Crystal Reports
England

Crystal Reports
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Crystal Reports 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 Crystal Reports.

1 110 (82.09%) SQL
2 71 (52.99%) .NET
3 55 (41.04%) C#
4 50 (37.31%) ASP.NET
5 40 (29.85%) JavaScript
6 39 (29.10%) SQL Server
7 38 (28.36%) VB.NET
8 34 (25.37%) Microsoft
9 32 (23.88%) HTML
10 31 (23.13%) IIS
11 30 (22.39%) VB
12 27 (20.15%) Oracle
12 27 (20.15%) VB6
12 27 (20.15%) WCF
13 26 (19.40%) Relational Database
13 26 (19.40%) Finance
14 25 (18.66%) Business Intelligence
14 25 (18.66%) ERP
14 25 (18.66%) Ajax
15 24 (17.91%) jQuery
15 24 (17.91%) Oracle Reports
15 24 (17.91%) Business Objects
15 24 (17.91%) Manufacturing
16 22 (16.42%) Web Services
16 22 (16.42%) VBA
16 22 (16.42%) .NET Framework
17 20 (14.93%) CSS
17 20 (14.93%) MS Excel
18 19 (14.18%) WinForms
18 19 (14.18%) Web Development

Crystal Reports
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Crystal Reports 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 Crystal Reports. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 31 (23.13%) IIS
2 2 (1.49%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.49%) SAS
3 1 (0.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 20 (14.93%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.48%) MS Office
3 3 (2.24%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (8.21%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.75%) Exchequer
2 1 (0.75%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.75%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.75%) SAP Business One
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.21%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (29.10%) SQL Server
2 26 (19.40%) Relational Database
3 24 (17.91%) Oracle Reports
4 14 (10.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (8.21%) OLAP
6 8 (5.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (5.22%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (4.48%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (3.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (2.99%) Oracle BI EE
10 4 (2.99%) BusinessObjects XI
10 4 (2.99%) Data Mining
10 4 (2.99%) SAP BW
11 3 (2.24%) MS Access
11 3 (2.24%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (2.24%) QlikView
11 3 (2.24%) Oracle Database
12 2 (1.49%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (1.49%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 2 (1.49%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 15 (11.19%) Visual Studio
1 15 (11.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (8.96%) Subversion
3 2 (1.49%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.75%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 26 (19.40%) Finance
2 24 (17.91%) Manufacturing
3 8 (5.97%) Banking
3 8 (5.97%) Law
3 8 (5.97%) Legal
4 2 (1.49%) Retail
4 2 (1.49%) Back Office
4 2 (1.49%) Automotive
5 1 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 70 (52.24%) Developer
2 50 (37.31%) Analyst
3 40 (29.85%) .NET Developer
4 23 (17.16%) VB.NET Developer
5 22 (16.42%) C# Developer
6 21 (15.67%) C# .NET Developer
6 21 (15.67%) Software Developer
7 15 (11.19%) Business Analyst
8 13 (9.70%) .NET Software Developer
8 13 (9.70%) C# Software Developer
9 12 (8.96%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
10 11 (8.21%) Support Analyst
11 10 (7.46%) Senior Developer
12 9 (6.72%) MI Analyst
12 9 (6.72%) Business Intelligence Analyst
13 8 (5.97%) Systems Developer
14 7 (5.22%) Systems Analyst
15 6 (4.48%) Team Leader
15 6 (4.48%) Data Analyst
15 6 (4.48%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (52.99%) .NET
2 50 (37.31%) ASP.NET
3 32 (23.88%) HTML
4 27 (20.15%) WCF
5 25 (18.66%) Ajax
6 24 (17.91%) jQuery
7 22 (16.42%) Web Services
7 22 (16.42%) .NET Framework
8 20 (14.93%) CSS
9 19 (14.18%) WinForms
10 16 (11.94%) XML
11 15 (11.19%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 14 (10.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 13 (9.70%) LINQ
14 11 (8.21%) Software Packaging
15 9 (6.72%) JSON
16 7 (5.22%) WPF
16 7 (5.22%) Silverlight
16 7 (5.22%) HTML5
17 6 (4.48%) .NET Compact Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.97%) Computer Science
2 7 (5.22%) Client/Server
3 4 (2.99%) GIS
3 4 (2.99%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.24%) Data Extraction
5 2 (1.49%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.75%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.96%) Windows
2 6 (4.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.49%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (18.66%) Business Intelligence
1 25 (18.66%) ERP
2 19 (14.18%) Web Development
3 17 (12.69%) OO
4 13 (9.70%) Migration
4 13 (9.70%) MVC
5 11 (8.21%) OOP
6 7 (5.22%) Dependency Injection
6 7 (5.22%) MVVM
7 6 (4.48%) CRM
7 6 (4.48%) OOD
8 5 (3.73%) ETL
8 5 (3.73%) Data Management
8 5 (3.73%) Data Analysis
9 4 (2.99%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (2.99%) ITIL
9 4 (2.99%) Project Management
10 3 (2.24%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (2.24%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (1.49%) Financial Analysis
Programming Languages
1 110 (82.09%) SQL
2 55 (41.04%) C#
3 40 (29.85%) JavaScript
4 38 (28.36%) VB.NET
5 30 (22.39%) VB
6 27 (20.15%) VB6
7 22 (16.42%) VBA
8 16 (11.94%) T-SQL
9 6 (4.48%) Java
10 5 (3.73%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.49%) Python
11 2 (1.49%) Perl
11 2 (1.49%) PHP
12 1 (0.75%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 8 (5.97%) Degree
2 3 (2.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (2.24%) MCSD
2 3 (2.24%) MCSE
3 2 (1.49%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.75%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (1.49%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 2 (1.49%) Zenoss
1 2 (1.49%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 34 (25.37%) Microsoft
2 27 (20.15%) Oracle
3 24 (17.91%) Business Objects
4 5 (3.73%) SAP
4 5 (3.73%) Cognos
5 2 (1.49%) SunGard
5 2 (1.49%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (0.75%) Sage
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
SmartSourcing plc
Salary: ''s highly negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Oldbury, West Midlands (County)
Robert Half
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, 25 Days Holiday
Posted: 9 days ago