The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Publishing in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Publishing over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Publishing
Rank 196 136 133
Rank change year-on-year
-60 -3
Permanent jobs citing Publishing 12 75 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.22% 1.34% 1.29%
As % of the General category 0.58% 3.35% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 8 70 60
Average salary £65,000 £56,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.55% +2.27%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -
General Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2057 2236 1782
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 38.11% 40.06% 36.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1649 1765 1496
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Publishing
England

Publishing
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Publishing Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Publishing
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Publishing Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Publishing
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Publishing across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Publishing Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Publishing
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 Publishing within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 July 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 -52 10 £65,000 +13.04%
Shropshire - 1 £37,500 -
Worcestershire - 1 £30,000 -
Publishing
England

Publishing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Publishing 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 Publishing.

1 25 (60.98%) Windows
2 21 (51.22%) Microsoft
3 19 (46.34%) Active Directory
3 19 (46.34%) MS Excel
4 18 (43.90%) SQL
5 17 (41.46%) Perl
5 17 (41.46%) IIS
5 17 (41.46%) Linux
5 17 (41.46%) HTTP
5 17 (41.46%) DNS
5 17 (41.46%) SSL
5 17 (41.46%) Backup Exec
5 17 (41.46%) Altiris
5 17 (41.46%) VLAN
5 17 (41.46%) WSUS
5 17 (41.46%) Load Balancing
5 17 (41.46%) PowerShell
5 17 (41.46%) Bash Shell
5 17 (41.46%) Forefront TMG
6 16 (39.02%) Change Control
7 14 (34.15%) vSphere
7 14 (34.15%) SSH
7 14 (34.15%) MS Visio
7 14 (34.15%) MS Office
8 13 (31.71%) Finance
8 13 (31.71%) Open Source
9 12 (29.27%) LAMP
9 12 (29.27%) SharePoint
10 11 (26.83%) Apache
10 11 (26.83%) MySQL

Publishing
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Publishing 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 Publishing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (41.46%) IIS
2 12 (29.27%) SharePoint
3 11 (26.83%) Apache
3 11 (26.83%) Moodle
4 4 (9.76%) WordPress
5 2 (4.88%) Lync
6 1 (2.44%) SAS
Applications
1 19 (46.34%) MS Excel
2 14 (34.15%) MS Visio
2 14 (34.15%) MS Office
3 1 (2.44%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (14.63%) SAP CRM
2 2 (4.88%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (2.44%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (41.46%) HTTP
1 17 (41.46%) DNS
1 17 (41.46%) SSL
1 17 (41.46%) VLAN
2 14 (34.15%) SSH
3 6 (14.63%) SAN
4 2 (4.88%) Internet
4 2 (4.88%) Reverse Proxy
4 2 (4.88%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.83%) MySQL
2 1 (2.44%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) OLAP
General
1 13 (31.71%) Finance
2 8 (19.51%) Retail
3 7 (17.07%) Manufacturing
4 4 (9.76%) Marketing
5 1 (2.44%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 9 (21.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (19.51%) Consultant
2 8 (19.51%) Support Engineer
3 7 (17.07%) Developer
4 6 (14.63%) Senior SAP Consultant
4 6 (14.63%) Senior SAP CRM Consultant
4 6 (14.63%) SAP CRM Functional Consultant
4 6 (14.63%) SAP Functional Consultant
4 6 (14.63%) Functional Consultant
4 6 (14.63%) CRM Consultant
4 6 (14.63%) SAP CRM Consultant
4 6 (14.63%) SAP Consultant
4 6 (14.63%) Senior Functional Consultant
4 6 (14.63%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 6 (14.63%) Mobile Developer
4 6 (14.63%) Senior Consultant
4 6 (14.63%) Applications Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Designer
6 3 (7.32%) Marketing Executive
6 3 (7.32%) Graphic Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (29.27%) LAMP
2 6 (14.63%) WPF
2 6 (14.63%) Web Services
3 1 (2.44%) jQuery
3 1 (2.44%) CSS3
3 1 (2.44%) HTML5
3 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.44%) CSS
3 1 (2.44%) HTML
3 1 (2.44%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (31.71%) Open Source
2 7 (17.07%) VLE
3 6 (14.63%) PKI
3 6 (14.63%) Smartcard
3 6 (14.63%) Blackberry
3 6 (14.63%) Mobile App
4 3 (7.32%) Wiki
4 3 (7.32%) Social Media
4 3 (7.32%) Graphic Design
5 2 (4.88%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.44%) Learning Management System
6 1 (2.44%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 25 (60.98%) Windows
2 17 (41.46%) Linux
3 6 (14.63%) Apple iOS
3 6 (14.63%) Windows Phone 8
3 6 (14.63%) Android
3 6 (14.63%) Windows Phone
4 2 (4.88%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.44%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (41.46%) Load Balancing
2 16 (39.02%) Change Control
3 10 (24.39%) Time Management
4 8 (19.51%) CRM
5 6 (14.63%) Identity Management
5 6 (14.63%) Cyber Security
5 6 (14.63%) Android Development
5 6 (14.63%) iOS Development
6 5 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (9.76%) Content Management
8 3 (7.32%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (7.32%) B2B
9 2 (4.88%) Workflow
9 2 (4.88%) Scrum
9 2 (4.88%) Project Management
9 2 (4.88%) Agile Project Management
10 1 (2.44%) Bug Management
10 1 (2.44%) Performance Tuning
10 1 (2.44%) Cash Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (43.90%) SQL
2 17 (41.46%) Perl
2 17 (41.46%) PowerShell
2 17 (41.46%) Bash Shell
3 11 (26.83%) PHP
4 7 (17.07%) C#
5 6 (14.63%) C++
5 6 (14.63%) Java
5 6 (14.63%) XAML
5 6 (14.63%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.63%) ISO 9001
1 6 (14.63%) TickIT
2 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 19 (46.34%) Active Directory
2 17 (41.46%) Forefront TMG
3 14 (34.15%) vSphere
4 8 (19.51%) Shibboleth
5 6 (14.63%) Hyper-V
6 3 (7.32%) ISA Server
7 2 (4.88%) VMware ESX
7 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (41.46%) Backup Exec
1 17 (41.46%) WSUS
2 2 (4.88%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 21 (51.22%) Microsoft
2 17 (41.46%) Altiris
3 6 (14.63%) SAP
3 6 (14.63%) Cisco
3 6 (14.63%) Dell
3 6 (14.63%) NetApp
4 2 (4.88%) VMware
5 1 (2.44%) Saba
5 1 (2.44%) JBoss