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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Interactive Voice Response (IVR)
Rank 226 218 225
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +7
Permanent jobs citing IVR 8 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.14% 0.16% 0.093%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.37% 0.49% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 2
Median salary £32,500 £40,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +18.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,950 £34,700 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,600 £57,000 £34,750
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-23.00% +11.11%
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
2141 1837 1878
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.72% 33.06% 34.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1580 1453 1517
Median salary £38,500 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.28% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,950
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 30 August 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 30 August 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
Staffordshire - 5 £32,500 -
Birmingham -25 1 £45,000 -6.73%
IVR
England

IVR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 11 (55.00%) VoIP
1 11 (55.00%) Unified Communications
2 8 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 7 (35.00%) Wireless
3 7 (35.00%) WAN
3 7 (35.00%) PBX
3 7 (35.00%) SQL
3 7 (35.00%) XML
4 6 (30.00%) GSM
4 6 (30.00%) Project Management
4 6 (30.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 5 (25.00%) Apple iOS
5 5 (25.00%) Logistics
5 5 (25.00%) iOS SDK
5 5 (25.00%) Mobile App
5 5 (25.00%) Android SDK
5 5 (25.00%) Kendo UI
5 5 (25.00%) Avaya
5 5 (25.00%) EDI
5 5 (25.00%) Eclipse
5 5 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 5 (25.00%) C#
5 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 5 (25.00%) Telerik
5 5 (25.00%) Subversion
5 5 (25.00%) Android
6 4 (20.00%) Cisco
6 4 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (15.00%) Verint
7 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure

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 (10.00%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (55.00%) Unified Communications
1 11 (55.00%) VoIP
2 7 (35.00%) PBX
2 7 (35.00%) WAN
2 7 (35.00%) Wireless
3 6 (30.00%) GSM
4 4 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (10.00%) CTI
5 2 (10.00%) NGN
5 2 (10.00%) SMS
6 1 (5.00%) 3G
6 1 (5.00%) 4G
6 1 (5.00%) Firewall
6 1 (5.00%) IP Telephony
6 1 (5.00%) LAN
6 1 (5.00%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Eclipse
1 5 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 8 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Project Manager
2 5 (25.00%) Developer
2 5 (25.00%) SQL Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Team Leader
3 4 (20.00%) Lead Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Senior SQL Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) Presales Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) Unified Communications Manager
4 3 (15.00%) VoIP Project Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (10.00%) IT Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Delivery Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Telecoms Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Voice Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) 3G Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) XML
2 5 (25.00%) Android SDK
2 5 (25.00%) EDI
2 5 (25.00%) iOS SDK
2 5 (25.00%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (10.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Android
1 5 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (15.00%) Linux
3 2 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Project Management
1 6 (30.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 5 (25.00%) Logistics
3 3 (15.00%) Analytics
3 3 (15.00%) Presales
3 3 (15.00%) Speech Recognition
4 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (10.00%) Case Management
4 2 (10.00%) Content Management
4 2 (10.00%) Fault Analysis
4 2 (10.00%) High Availability
4 2 (10.00%) Line Management
4 2 (10.00%) Product Management
4 2 (10.00%) Release Management
4 2 (10.00%) Software Delivery
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (10.00%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) SQL
2 5 (25.00%) C#
2 5 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) CCNA
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Avaya
1 5 (25.00%) Telerik
2 4 (20.00%) Cisco
3 3 (15.00%) Verint
3 3 (15.00%) VMware
4 2 (10.00%) HP
4 2 (10.00%) Mitel
4 2 (10.00%) Oracle
4 2 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (5.00%) Meraki