The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the West Midlands region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Orchard
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Orchard 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +14.28%
Vendors Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2390 2586 2336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 48.20% 50.78% 49.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1946 2135 1932
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Orchard
England

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 28 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 9 (81.82%) Northgate
1 9 (81.82%) Civica
1 9 (81.82%) Capita
1 9 (81.82%) Academy Housing
1 9 (81.82%) arcHouse
2 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) PRINCE2
2 7 (63.64%) Project Management
3 6 (54.55%) Smartphone
4 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
4 2 (18.18%) Citrix
4 2 (18.18%) Local Government
4 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (18.18%) Windows
4 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
4 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
4 2 (18.18%) MS Office
4 2 (18.18%) ITIL
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
5 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
5 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
5 1 (9.09%) Finance
5 1 (9.09%) Anite
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
5 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
5 1 (9.09%) Comino

Orchard
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (81.82%) Academy Housing
1 9 (81.82%) arcHouse
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (18.18%) Local Government
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Consultant
1 6 (54.55%) Implementation Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Account Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Information Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Information Systems Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Smartphone
2 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
3 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) PRINCE2
1 7 (63.64%) Project Management
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Northgate
1 9 (81.82%) Civica
1 9 (81.82%) Capita
2 2 (18.18%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) Anite
3 1 (9.09%) Comino