The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IVR in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IVR over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Interactive Voice Response (IVR)
Rank 224 217 218
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Permanent jobs citing IVR 12 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.20% 0.23% 0.073%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.52% 0.66% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 1
Median salary £45,000 £55,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +69.23%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £52,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +19.31%
IVR
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
2294 1980 1918
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.51% 34.28% 35.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1636 1606 1602
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

IVR
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing IVR as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

IVR Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

IVR
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

IVR Salary Trend in the West Midlands

IVR
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IVR across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

IVR Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

IVR
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IVR within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -11 5 £45,000 -25.00%
Staffordshire - 2 £25,000 -
Warwickshire +7 1 £21,500 -60.90%
IVR
England

IVR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, IT jobs citing IVR also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for IVR.

1 18 (72.00%) VoIP
2 15 (60.00%) Unified Communications
3 13 (52.00%) WAN
3 13 (52.00%) Telecoms
4 12 (48.00%) Wireless
5 11 (44.00%) Project Management
5 11 (44.00%) PBX
6 10 (40.00%) GSM
6 10 (40.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 8 (32.00%) Avaya
8 6 (24.00%) Cisco
9 5 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (16.00%) Line Management
10 4 (16.00%) Software Delivery
10 4 (16.00%) Technical Analysis
10 4 (16.00%) Case Management
10 4 (16.00%) Workflow
10 4 (16.00%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (16.00%) Waterfall
10 4 (16.00%) Social Media
10 4 (16.00%) Product Management
10 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (16.00%) Content Management
10 4 (16.00%) Business Analysis
11 3 (12.00%) NGN
11 3 (12.00%) Speech Recognition
11 3 (12.00%) Mitel
11 3 (12.00%) Asset Management
11 3 (12.00%) Multimedia
11 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared

IVR
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (72.00%) VoIP
2 15 (60.00%) Unified Communications
3 13 (52.00%) WAN
4 12 (48.00%) Wireless
5 11 (44.00%) PBX
6 10 (40.00%) GSM
7 5 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (12.00%) NGN
9 2 (8.00%) CTI
9 2 (8.00%) Firewall
9 2 (8.00%) IP Telephony
9 2 (8.00%) LAN
9 2 (8.00%) SMS
10 1 (4.00%) 3G
10 1 (4.00%) 4G
10 1 (4.00%) ISDN
10 1 (4.00%) PABX
10 1 (4.00%) Radio Access Network
General
1 13 (52.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (12.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 5 (20.00%) Unified Communications Manager
2 5 (20.00%) Voice Project Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Technical Manager
3 4 (16.00%) VoIP Project Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Delivery Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Presales Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Technical Delivery Manager
4 3 (12.00%) Telecoms Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Avaya Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) IT Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Network Manager
6 1 (4.00%) 3G Project Manager
6 1 (4.00%) 4G Project Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Mobile Project Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Network Services Manager
6 1 (4.00%) VMware Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) VoIP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Social Media
2 2 (8.00%) Smart Meter
2 2 (8.00%) Streaming Music
3 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.00%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Linux
2 2 (8.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Project Management
2 10 (40.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (16.00%) Business Analysis
3 4 (16.00%) Case Management
3 4 (16.00%) Content Management
3 4 (16.00%) Line Management
3 4 (16.00%) Product Management
3 4 (16.00%) Software Delivery
3 4 (16.00%) Technical Analysis
3 4 (16.00%) Waterfall
3 4 (16.00%) Workflow
4 3 (12.00%) Analytics
4 3 (12.00%) Asset Management
4 3 (12.00%) Fault Analysis
4 3 (12.00%) High Availability
4 3 (12.00%) Presales
4 3 (12.00%) Speech Recognition
5 2 (8.00%) Capacity Management
5 2 (8.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) C
1 2 (8.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) CCNA
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Avaya
2 6 (24.00%) Cisco
3 4 (16.00%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (12.00%) Mitel
4 3 (12.00%) Verint
4 3 (12.00%) VMware
5 2 (8.00%) EMC
5 2 (8.00%) HP
5 2 (8.00%) Meraki
5 2 (8.00%) Oracle