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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Database Connectivity (ODBC)
Rank - 227 234
Permanent jobs citing ODBC 0 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.068% 0.037%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.19% 0.100%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 2
Median salary - £40,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +53.84%
UK excluding London median salary £36,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-9.37% -
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
2060 2113 2006
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 34.20% 36.06% 37.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1721 1908 1717
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) Linked Data
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Semantic Web
2 2 (66.67%) SPARQL
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) JDBC
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Test-First Development
3 1 (33.33%) Lucene
3 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Solr
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) DB2
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Java Analyst Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) CSS3
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
1 2 (66.67%) JDBC
2 1 (33.33%) Lucene
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Linked Data
1 2 (66.67%) Semantic Web
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Solaris
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) Software Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Test-First Development
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) SPARQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft