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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Informix
Rank 196 189 196
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Permanent jobs citing Informix 8 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.16% 0.069% 0.15%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.50% 0.21% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 5
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £32,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
1599 1426 1810
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 32.05% 33.01% 37.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1438 1202 1576
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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 -8 5 £47,500 +46.15%
Worcestershire - 2 £32,500 -
Informix
England

Informix
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 12 (100.00%) Oracle
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (75.00%) SQL
3 8 (66.67%) UNIX
4 7 (58.33%) Finance
5 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database
5 4 (33.33%) MySQL
5 4 (33.33%) VPN
5 4 (33.33%) Cisco
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 4 (33.33%) Citrix
6 3 (25.00%) PL/SQL
6 3 (25.00%) Toad
6 3 (25.00%) C
6 3 (25.00%) Hudson
6 3 (25.00%) Database Security
6 3 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (25.00%) Foglight
6 3 (25.00%) Replication
7 2 (16.67%) Database Tuning
7 2 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
7 2 (16.67%) Windows
7 2 (16.67%) Linux
7 2 (16.67%) RDBMS
7 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
7 2 (16.67%) ProC
7 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g

Informix
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (8.33%) IIS
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 5.5
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2000
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 4 (33.33%) MySQL
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 2 (16.67%) RDBMS
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Toad
1 3 (25.00%) Hudson
2 2 (16.67%) ProC
General
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Administrator
1 4 (33.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
1 4 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (33.33%) DBA
2 3 (25.00%) Applications Support
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
3 2 (16.67%) Applications Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) SQL DBA
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Installations Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (8.33%) AIX
3 1 (8.33%) Solaris
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Database Security
1 3 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) Database Tuning
3 1 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (25.00%) C
3 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 1 (8.33%) MUMPS
4 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Foglight
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (33.33%) Cisco
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) Dell
3 1 (8.33%) Symantec
3 1 (8.33%) Mitel