The table below looks at the prevalence of the term iPad in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited iPad over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apple iPad
Rank 208 186 197
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +11
Permanent jobs citing iPad 14 25 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.25% 0.46% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.83% 1.41% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 13 23 7
Average salary £34,500 £27,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.45% -45.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
iPad
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1678 1775 1455
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 29.96% 32.62% 30.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1394 1521 1272
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

iPad
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing iPad across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

iPad Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

iPad
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

iPad Salary Trend in the West Midlands

iPad
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing iPad across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

iPad Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

iPad
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 iPad within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Solihull +8 8 £30,000 +20.00%
Birmingham -13 8 £42,000 +52.72%
iPad
England

iPad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing iPad 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 iPad.

1 21 (95.45%) iPhone
2 17 (77.27%) HTML
3 16 (72.73%) Scrum
3 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (63.64%) C#
4 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
4 14 (63.64%) Apple
4 14 (63.64%) SQL
4 14 (63.64%) .NET
4 14 (63.64%) HTML5
5 12 (54.55%) MCP
5 12 (54.55%) ASP.NET
5 12 (54.55%) CRM
5 12 (54.55%) E-Commerce
5 12 (54.55%) B2B
5 12 (54.55%) WCF
5 12 (54.55%) WPF
6 9 (40.91%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (27.27%) Apple iOS
8 5 (22.73%) Windows 8
8 5 (22.73%) Windows
9 4 (18.18%) Android
9 4 (18.18%) Xcode
9 4 (18.18%) Objective-C
9 4 (18.18%) iOS Development
10 3 (13.64%) Games
10 3 (13.64%) CSS
11 2 (9.09%) Regression Testing
11 2 (9.09%) MVC
11 2 (9.09%) Internet

iPad
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing iPad 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 iPad. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Photoshop
1 2 (9.09%) MS Office
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 2 (9.09%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.55%) InDesign
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 2 (9.09%) SQLite
1 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Xcode
2 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.55%) Dreamweaver
General
1 3 (13.64%) Games
2 2 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (72.73%) Developer
2 12 (54.55%) .NET Developer
3 10 (45.45%) ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (31.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (31.82%) C# Developer
4 7 (31.82%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (18.18%) iOS Developer
6 3 (13.64%) Analyst
7 2 (9.09%) Test Analyst
7 2 (9.09%) Lead .NET Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Designer
7 2 (9.09%) Lead Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Senior Designer
8 1 (4.55%) Visual Designer
8 1 (4.55%) Senior Visual Designer
8 1 (4.55%) Senior iOS Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
8 1 (4.55%) iPhone Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Creative Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (77.27%) HTML
2 14 (63.64%) .NET
2 14 (63.64%) HTML5
3 12 (54.55%) WCF
3 12 (54.55%) WPF
3 12 (54.55%) ASP.NET
4 3 (13.64%) CSS
5 2 (9.09%) Web Services
5 2 (9.09%) .NET Framework
5 2 (9.09%) JSON
5 2 (9.09%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 21 (95.45%) iPhone
2 2 (9.09%) Animation
3 1 (4.55%) Podcast
3 1 (4.55%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.55%) IPTV
3 1 (4.55%) Smart Meter
3 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Apple iOS
2 5 (22.73%) Windows 8
2 5 (22.73%) Windows
3 4 (18.18%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) Scrum
1 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (54.55%) CRM
2 12 (54.55%) E-Commerce
2 12 (54.55%) B2B
3 4 (18.18%) iOS Development
4 2 (9.09%) OO
4 2 (9.09%) V-Model
4 2 (9.09%) Game Development
4 2 (9.09%) Automation Testing
4 2 (9.09%) Android Development
4 2 (9.09%) Regression Testing
4 2 (9.09%) MVC
4 2 (9.09%) TDD
4 2 (9.09%) Test Scripting
4 2 (9.09%) Manual Testing
4 2 (9.09%) System Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Time Management
5 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (63.64%) C#
1 14 (63.64%) SQL
2 4 (18.18%) Objective-C
3 2 (9.09%) T-SQL
3 2 (9.09%) ActionScript
3 2 (9.09%) Java
3 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (54.55%) MCP
2 9 (40.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.55%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
1 14 (63.64%) Apple
2 2 (9.09%) Facebook
2 2 (9.09%) Twitter
2 2 (9.09%) Adobe
3 1 (4.55%) Nokia