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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Military
Rank - 194 205
Permanent jobs citing Military 0 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.25% 0.021%
As % of the General category - 0.59% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 1
Average salary - £35,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -44.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
Military
England

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

General Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1918 2185 1674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 34.06% 41.37% 34.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1557 1757 1341
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Military
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Military Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Military
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Military Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Military
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Military 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 Military.

1 7 (87.50%) C
2 6 (75.00%) C#
2 6 (75.00%) C++
2 6 (75.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (62.50%) WCF
3 5 (62.50%) WPF
3 5 (62.50%) jQuery
3 5 (62.50%) Digital Forensics
3 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (62.50%) MVC
3 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) Ajax
3 5 (62.50%) Web Development
3 5 (62.50%) .NET Framework
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database
3 5 (62.50%) Oracle
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
3 5 (62.50%) Visual Studio
3 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
3 5 (62.50%) Web Services
3 5 (62.50%) XML
3 5 (62.50%) XSLT
3 5 (62.50%) HTML
3 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 5 (62.50%) VB.NET
3 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) Law

Military
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Military 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 Military. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2012
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (62.50%) Law
2 1 (12.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Hardware Design Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Design Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
4 1 (12.50%) Hardware Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Electronics Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Team Leader
4 1 (12.50%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
2 5 (62.50%) Web Services
2 5 (62.50%) XML
2 5 (62.50%) XSLT
2 5 (62.50%) WinForms
2 5 (62.50%) Ajax
2 5 (62.50%) .NET Framework
2 5 (62.50%) WCF
2 5 (62.50%) WPF
2 5 (62.50%) jQuery
2 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (62.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) VHDL
1 1 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (62.50%) Web Development
2 5 (62.50%) Digital Forensics
2 5 (62.50%) MVC
2 5 (62.50%) Scrum
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C
2 6 (75.00%) C#
2 6 (75.00%) C++
3 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 5 (62.50%) VB.NET
4 2 (25.00%) Embedded C
5 1 (12.50%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft