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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Cognos PowerHouse
Rank 219 - 206
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing PowerHouse 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.018% - 0.020%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.036% - 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £65,000 - £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.32% +1.25%
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
2742 2539 2565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 49.25% 47.28% 52.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2351 2248 2238
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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
Top 12 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) Symfony
1 2 (66.67%) Zend
1 2 (66.67%) CodeIgniter
1 2 (66.67%) PHP5
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
1 2 (66.67%) CSS3
1 2 (66.67%) Laravel

PowerHouse
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (66.67%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Web Developer
1 2 (66.67%) PHP Developer
1 2 (66.67%) PHP Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Data Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) Symfony
1 2 (66.67%) CodeIgniter
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
1 2 (66.67%) CSS3
1 2 (66.67%) Laravel
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
1 2 (66.67%) PHP5
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Zend