The table below looks at the statistics for ODBC skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ODBC over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Database Connectivity (ODBC)
England / West Midlands
Rank 210 216 211
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Permanent jobs citing ODBC 5 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.10% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.29% 0.35% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 7
Median salary £32,500 £42,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +70.00%
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £40,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-31.25% +25.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1709 1721 1685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 35.01% 32.98% 33.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1501 1489 1549
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

ODBC
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing ODBC as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

ODBC Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

ODBC
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

ODBC Salary Trend in the West Midlands

ODBC
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ODBC across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

ODBC Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

ODBC
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 ODBC within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 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 -12 3 £32,500 -17.19%
ODBC
England

ODBC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT jobs citing ODBC 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 ODBC.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) MS Access
3 3 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
4 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) VBA
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) OLAP
5 1 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (16.67%) MS Office
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) .NET
5 1 (16.67%) VB
5 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
5 1 (16.67%) NHS
5 1 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
5 1 (16.67%) RS-232
5 1 (16.67%) Presales
5 1 (16.67%) Data Mapping
5 1 (16.67%) Workflow
5 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis

ODBC
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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) MS Access
2 3 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (33.33%) OLAP
3 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Database Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Database Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Field Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Information Manager
3 1 (16.67%) NHS Information Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Report Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
2 1 (16.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Data Mapping
2 1 (16.67%) Presales
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) Time Management
2 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) VBA
3 1 (16.67%) VB
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft