The table below looks at the statistics for PowerHouse 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 PowerHouse over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Cognos PowerHouse
Rank 209 209 199
Rank change year-on-year
0 -10
Permanent jobs citing PowerHouse 2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.037% 0.018% 0.041%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.076% 0.039% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Average salary £25,500 £55,000 £67,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-53.63% -18.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £55,000 £59,950
10% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £55,000 £75,550
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-8.82% +21.42%
PowerHouse
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Programming Languages Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
2633 2596 2573
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 49.00% 47.03% 52.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2224 2320 2270
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -

PowerHouse
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

PowerHouse Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

PowerHouse
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

PowerHouse Salary Trend in the West Midlands

PowerHouse
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 PowerHouse within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
Birmingham -1 2 £25,500 -53.63%
PowerHouse
England

PowerHouse
Top 12 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing PowerHouse 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 PowerHouse.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Symfony
1 2 (100.00%) Zend
1 2 (100.00%) CodeIgniter
1 2 (100.00%) PHP5
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) Laravel

PowerHouse
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing PowerHouse 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 PowerHouse. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Web Developer
1 2 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 2 (100.00%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Symfony
1 2 (100.00%) CodeIgniter
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) Laravel
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) PHP5
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Zend