The table below looks at the statistics for Informix 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 Informix over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Informix
Rank 213 209 191
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -18
Permanent jobs citing Informix 5 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.090% 0.036% 0.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.27% 0.12% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 7
Average salary £35,000 £28,750 £31,415
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.73% -8.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £25,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,750 £45,400
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -11.11%
Informix
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
1878 1629 1616
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.92% 29.30% 33.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1565 1460 1406
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Informix
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Informix Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Informix
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Informix Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Informix
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

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

Informix Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Informix
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 Informix 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
Worcestershire - 3 £37,500 -
Birmingham +5 2 £29,500 -9.23%
Informix
England

Informix
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 Informix 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 Informix.

1 14 (100.00%) SQL
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle
2 9 (64.29%) UNIX
3 8 (57.14%) Windows
3 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 6 (42.86%) PL/SQL
4 6 (42.86%) Web Services
4 6 (42.86%) Citrix
5 5 (35.71%) PVCS
5 5 (35.71%) HTML
5 5 (35.71%) Migration
5 5 (35.71%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (35.71%) Data Migration
5 5 (35.71%) Oracle Database
6 4 (28.57%) Oracle APEX
6 4 (28.57%) Finance
6 4 (28.57%) Java
6 4 (28.57%) C
6 4 (28.57%) Cognos
7 3 (21.43%) ERP
8 2 (14.29%) Solaris
8 2 (14.29%) Linux
8 2 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (14.29%) C++
8 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
8 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
8 2 (14.29%) GIS
8 2 (14.29%) ETL
8 2 (14.29%) StreamServe
8 2 (14.29%) Oracle Applications

Informix
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 Informix 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 Informix. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 5.5
1 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2000
1 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (7.14%) IIS
1 1 (7.14%) Tuxedo
1 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) VPN
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 5 (35.71%) Oracle Database
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (14.29%) Cognos Analysis Studio
3 2 (14.29%) Cognos Report Studio
3 2 (14.29%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Cognos Transformer
4 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
4 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
4 1 (7.14%) MySQL
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) PVCS
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (7.14%) ProC
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Applications Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Programmer
3 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Applications Support
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst Programmer
3 2 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) C Programmer
3 2 (14.29%) Report Developer
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Programmer
4 1 (7.14%) Junior Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) UNIX Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Junior Software Developer
4 1 (7.14%) UNIX Support
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) Web Services
2 5 (35.71%) HTML
3 1 (7.14%) Java EE
3 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 2 (14.29%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) UNIX
2 8 (57.14%) Windows
3 2 (14.29%) Solaris
3 2 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.14%) AIX
4 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Migration
1 5 (35.71%) User Acceptance Testing
1 5 (35.71%) Data Migration
2 3 (21.43%) ERP
3 2 (14.29%) ETL
4 1 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (42.86%) PL/SQL
3 4 (28.57%) Java
3 4 (28.57%) C
4 2 (14.29%) C++
4 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.14%) Perl
5 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (42.86%) Citrix
3 4 (28.57%) Cognos
4 2 (14.29%) StreamServe
5 1 (7.14%) Perforce
5 1 (7.14%) Mitel
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco
5 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.14%) Symantec