The first table below looks at the demand for DataStage 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 DataStage over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM InfoSphere DataStage
Rank 189 197 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing DataStage 25 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.47% 0.18% -
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 1.37% 0.61% -
Number of salaries quoted 25 10 0
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%
Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1819 1635 1677
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.87% 29.43% 34.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1548 1454 1463
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%
DataStage
England

DataStage
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

DataStage Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

DataStage
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

DataStage Salary Trend in the West Midlands

DataStage
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 DataStage within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 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
Worcestershire - 4 £44,000 -
Warwickshire +5 2 £40,000 -1.23%
Birmingham - 1 £40,500 -
Coventry - 1 £45,000 -
DataStage
England

DataStage
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing DataStage 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 DataStage.

1 32 (100.00%) ETL
2 29 (90.63%) Cognos
3 28 (87.50%) Business Intelligence
4 26 (81.25%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 25 (78.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 24 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
7 22 (68.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 20 (62.50%) Cognos TM1
9 16 (50.00%) Cognos Report Studio
10 14 (43.75%) SQL Server
11 12 (37.50%) Cognos Powerplay
12 10 (31.25%) SharePoint
12 10 (31.25%) Security Architecture
13 9 (28.13%) IBM InfoSphere
13 9 (28.13%) Cognos Impromptu
13 9 (28.13%) VBA
13 9 (28.13%) FTP
13 9 (28.13%) Citrix
13 9 (28.13%) Informatica
13 9 (28.13%) Manufacturing
13 9 (28.13%) Netezza
14 8 (25.00%) Degree
15 7 (21.88%) Inmon Methodology
15 7 (21.88%) Kimball Methodology
15 7 (21.88%) Hyperion
16 6 (18.75%) SQL
17 5 (15.63%) ERP
17 5 (15.63%) Computer Science
18 4 (12.50%) Infor
18 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development

DataStage
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing DataStage 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 DataStage. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (31.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 25 (78.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 20 (62.50%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 9 (28.13%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (81.25%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 24 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
3 22 (68.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (50.00%) Cognos Report Studio
5 14 (43.75%) SQL Server
6 12 (37.50%) Cognos Powerplay
7 9 (28.13%) Cognos Impromptu
7 9 (28.13%) IBM InfoSphere
8 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (9.38%) OLAP
9 2 (6.25%) Cognos Transformer
9 2 (6.25%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (3.13%) Cognos Query Studio
10 1 (3.13%) Cognos Analysis Studio
10 1 (3.13%) Oracle OLAP
10 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Visual Studio
1 2 (6.25%) Bugzilla
General
1 9 (28.13%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.25%) Banking
2 2 (6.25%) Retail
2 2 (6.25%) Retail Banking
2 2 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (81.25%) Developer
1 26 (81.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 22 (68.75%) Cognos Developer
2 22 (68.75%) Cognos BI Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Business Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Test Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Programmer
5 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Developer Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse Test Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) MI Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Report Developer
6 1 (3.13%) ETL Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) UNIX
1 2 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (100.00%) ETL
2 28 (87.50%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (31.25%) Security Architecture
4 7 (21.88%) Kimball Methodology
4 7 (21.88%) Inmon Methodology
5 5 (15.63%) ERP
6 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.25%) Information Management
7 2 (6.25%) Business Analysis
7 2 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (6.25%) Data Migration
7 2 (6.25%) Validation
7 2 (6.25%) Migration
7 2 (6.25%) Scrum
7 2 (6.25%) Test Strategy
7 2 (6.25%) Change Data Capture
8 1 (3.13%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 9 (28.13%) VBA
2 6 (18.75%) SQL
3 4 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 2 (6.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (6.25%) ISEB
2 2 (6.25%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.13%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 29 (90.63%) Cognos
2 9 (28.13%) Citrix
2 9 (28.13%) Informatica
2 9 (28.13%) Netezza
3 7 (21.88%) Hyperion
4 4 (12.50%) SAP
4 4 (12.50%) Infor
5 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
6 2 (6.25%) HP
7 1 (3.13%) Oracle
7 1 (3.13%) IBM