The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Orchard 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 Orchard over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 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 Orchard Information Systems Ltd.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Orchard
Rank - 211 212
Permanent jobs citing Orchard 0 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.073% 0.018%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.14% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 1
Average salary - £27,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -42.10%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Orchard
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
2683 2778 2781
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 47.18% 50.75% 50.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2214 2311 2388
Average 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 £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Orchard
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Orchard Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Orchard
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Orchard Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Orchard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Orchard 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 Orchard.

1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
1 2 (100.00%) Sage
1 2 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (100.00%) Front Office
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle CRM
1 2 (100.00%) SAP CRM
1 2 (100.00%) Amdocs
1 2 (100.00%) Lagan
1 2 (100.00%) Northgate
1 2 (100.00%) Civica
1 2 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (100.00%) FrontRange
1 2 (100.00%) SugarCRM
1 2 (100.00%) Oneserve
1 2 (100.00%) Sage CRM
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Business Development
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) Smartphone
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Local Government

Orchard
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Orchard 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 Orchard. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle CRM
1 2 (100.00%) SAP CRM
1 2 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (100.00%) Sage CRM
General
1 2 (100.00%) Front Office
2 1 (50.00%) Local Government
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Development Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Business Development Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Implementation Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) CRM Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Business Development
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) Sage
1 2 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (100.00%) Amdocs
1 2 (100.00%) Lagan
1 2 (100.00%) Northgate
1 2 (100.00%) Civica
1 2 (100.00%) FrontRange
1 2 (100.00%) Oneserve