The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Northgate products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Northgate over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Northgate Information Solutions plc.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Northgate
Rank 214 203 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Permanent jobs citing Northgate 8 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.14% 0.15% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.28% 0.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 0
Average salary £32,500 £28,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% -
UK excluding London average salary £34,500 £40,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-13.75% +19.40%
Northgate
England

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

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2885 2788 2460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 51.51% 51.24% 50.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2390 2370 2029
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

Northgate
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Northgate Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Northgate
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Northgate Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Northgate
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 Northgate 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
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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 -4 4 £32,500 +8.33%
Wolverhampton - 1 £37,500 -
Northgate
England

Northgate
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 Northgate 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 Northgate.

1 8 (72.73%) SQL
1 8 (72.73%) Civica
1 8 (72.73%) Capita
1 8 (72.73%) Academy Housing
1 8 (72.73%) Orchard
1 8 (72.73%) arcHouse
2 5 (45.45%) UNIX
3 4 (36.36%) ITIL
3 4 (36.36%) Project Management
3 4 (36.36%) Comino
3 4 (36.36%) Anite
4 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
4 3 (27.27%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle
4 3 (27.27%) Business Objects
5 2 (18.18%) SAP
5 2 (18.18%) Web Services
5 2 (18.18%) VB
5 2 (18.18%) VBA
5 2 (18.18%) MySQL
5 2 (18.18%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
5 2 (18.18%) VMware
6 1 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (9.09%) Actuate
6 1 (9.09%) Asset Management

Northgate
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 Northgate 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 Northgate. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Academy Housing
1 8 (72.73%) arcHouse
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
2 2 (18.18%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (18.18%) MySQL
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 1 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (9.09%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Applications Support
2 4 (36.36%) Applications Specialist
2 4 (36.36%) Support Specialist
2 4 (36.36%) Applications Support Specialist
3 3 (27.27%) Business Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Business Systems Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Account Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Account Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Project Management
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
3 1 (9.09%) CRM
3 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) VB
2 2 (18.18%) VBA
2 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Civica
1 8 (72.73%) Capita
1 8 (72.73%) Orchard
2 4 (36.36%) Comino
2 4 (36.36%) Anite
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle
3 3 (27.27%) Business Objects
4 2 (18.18%) SAP
4 2 (18.18%) VMware
5 1 (9.09%) Cognos
5 1 (9.09%) Citrix
5 1 (9.09%) Actuate