The table below looks at the statistics for DTS 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 DTS over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Data Transformation Services (DTS)
Rank 219 189 186
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -3
Permanent jobs citing DTS 7 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.12% 0.29% 0.23%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.36% 0.96% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 11
Average salary £33,750 £42,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.58% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £40,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,100 £45,000 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
DTS
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
1932 1563 1682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.61% 29.76% 35.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1648 1376 1477
Average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DTS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

DTS Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

DTS
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

DTS Salary Trend in the West Midlands

DTS
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DTS across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

DTS Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

DTS
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 DTS within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 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
Staffordshire -10 3 £35,000 -22.22%
Birmingham -21 3 - - 1
Warwickshire - 1 £22,500 -
DTS
England

DTS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing DTS 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 DTS.

1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (93.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (86.67%) SQL
4 10 (66.67%) ETL
5 9 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (53.33%) .NET
6 8 (53.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET
7 7 (46.67%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
8 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (40.00%) Degree
8 6 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (33.33%) ITIL
9 5 (33.33%) Windows
9 5 (33.33%) C#
9 5 (33.33%) Database Security
10 4 (26.67%) Data Architecture
10 4 (26.67%) T-SQL
10 4 (26.67%) OLAP
10 4 (26.67%) VB.NET
10 4 (26.67%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (26.67%) Change Management
11 3 (20.00%) Ajax
11 3 (20.00%) Intranet
11 3 (20.00%) VB
11 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (13.33%) Data Integration

DTS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (93.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (53.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (46.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (26.67%) OLAP
8 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
10 1 (6.67%) Big Data
10 1 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 1 (6.67%) Financial Institution
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) SQL Server DBA
2 6 (40.00%) DBA
2 6 (40.00%) SQL DBA
3 3 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 3 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Applications Support Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Server Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Applications Support
5 1 (6.67%) Applications Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Support Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) .NET
2 7 (46.67%) ASP.NET
3 3 (20.00%) Ajax
4 2 (13.33%) MDX
4 2 (13.33%) jQuery
4 2 (13.33%) HTML
4 2 (13.33%) XML
5 1 (6.67%) Web Services
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Data Integration
2 1 (6.67%) Algorithms
2 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
2 1 (6.67%) Replication
2 1 (6.67%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) ETL
2 9 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (33.33%) ITIL
3 5 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (33.33%) Database Security
4 4 (26.67%) Data Architecture
4 4 (26.67%) Change Management
5 2 (13.33%) CRM
6 1 (6.67%) ERP
6 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
6 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
6 1 (6.67%) Stress Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Multithreading
6 1 (6.67%) Data Transformation
6 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) C#
3 4 (26.67%) T-SQL
3 4 (26.67%) VB.NET
4 3 (20.00%) VB
5 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (6.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Degree
2 4 (26.67%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Telerik
3 1 (6.67%) Business Objects
3 1 (6.67%) Cognos