The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Database Connectivity (ODBC)
Rank 207 191 199
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +8
Permanent jobs citing ODBC 2 21 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.037% 0.38% 0.061%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.099% 1.03% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2 17 3
Average salary £26,000 £45,000 £35,207
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.22% +27.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £39,500 £31,415
10% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £50,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,250
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.80%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2015 2032 1990
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.50% 36.59% 40.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1719 1811 1740
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
ODBC
England

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 29 July 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
(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
Coventry 0 1 £29,000 -31.76%
ODBC
England

ODBC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) ADO.NET
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
1 3 (75.00%) Ajax
1 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) WinForms
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (50.00%) ADO
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (50.00%) VB
2 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (25.00%) IIS
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) SLA
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Apple
3 1 (25.00%) Validation

ODBC
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 (25.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) VB.NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (50.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Graduate
3 1 (25.00%) IT Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) ADO.NET
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
1 3 (75.00%) Ajax
1 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) WinForms
2 2 (50.00%) ADO
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (50.00%) VB
2 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Apple