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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ODBC over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Database Connectivity (ODBC)
Rank 210 208 186
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -22
Permanent jobs citing ODBC 1 3 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.019% 0.056% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.048% 0.15% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 12
Average salary £42,500 £27,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.54% -45.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
ODBC
England

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
2083 1970 2054
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 38.60% 36.47% 40.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1893 1697 1830
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

ODBC
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ODBC across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 ODBC within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 - 1 £42,500 -
ODBC
England

ODBC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing ODBC 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 ODBC.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
3 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (60.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle9i Database
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle
3 3 (60.00%) JDBC
3 3 (60.00%) SOAP
3 3 (60.00%) XML
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (20.00%) JSON
5 1 (20.00%) GlassFish
5 1 (20.00%) System Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Time Management
5 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (20.00%) Hudson
5 1 (20.00%) MapBasic
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (20.00%) DAO
5 1 (20.00%) VB
5 1 (20.00%) VBA
5 1 (20.00%) DTS
5 1 (20.00%) Ingres
5 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
5 1 (20.00%) SLA
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) OLE

ODBC
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing ODBC 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 ODBC. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) GlassFish
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (20.00%) DTS
3 1 (20.00%) Ingres
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Hudson
1 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Java Software Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Database Manager
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Business Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) JDBC
1 3 (60.00%) SOAP
1 3 (60.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) JSON
2 1 (20.00%) DAO
2 1 (20.00%) OLE
2 1 (20.00%) ActiveX
2 1 (20.00%) ADO
2 1 (20.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) System Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (20.00%) MapBasic
3 1 (20.00%) VB
3 1 (20.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft