The table below looks at the statistics for PVCS 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 PVCS over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PVCS (Polytron Version Control System)
Rank 211 204 199
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -5
Permanent jobs citing PVCS 4 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.073% 0.060% 0.021%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.57% 0.56% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 1
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.75%
PVCS
England

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

Development Applications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
707 540 660
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 12.98% 10.88% 13.86%
Number of salaries quoted 654 457 582
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

PVCS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

PVCS Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

PVCS
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

PVCS Salary Trend in the West Midlands

PVCS
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 PVCS within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
Staffordshire - 4 £40,000 -
PVCS
England

PVCS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing PVCS 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 PVCS.

1 8 (72.73%) Oracle
2 7 (63.64%) HTML
3 6 (54.55%) SQL
4 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
4 5 (45.45%) Windows
5 4 (36.36%) Validation
5 4 (36.36%) Java
5 4 (36.36%) CSS
5 4 (36.36%) JSP
5 4 (36.36%) JMS
5 4 (36.36%) JSF
5 4 (36.36%) JPA
5 4 (36.36%) JBoss
5 4 (36.36%) GlassFish
5 4 (36.36%) Eclipse
5 4 (36.36%) Toad
5 4 (36.36%) Subversion
6 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL
6 3 (27.27%) Electronics
6 3 (27.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (27.27%) Web Services
6 3 (27.27%) Embedded C
6 3 (27.27%) Degree
6 3 (27.27%) Migration
6 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
6 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (27.27%) C
6 3 (27.27%) Data Migration
6 3 (27.27%) Informix
6 3 (27.27%) Citrix

PVCS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing PVCS 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 PVCS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (36.36%) JBoss
1 4 (36.36%) GlassFish
2 2 (18.18%) Node.js
2 2 (18.18%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) Informix
3 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Eclipse
1 4 (36.36%) Toad
1 4 (36.36%) Subversion
2 3 (27.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (18.18%) LabVIEW
3 2 (18.18%) Maven
3 2 (18.18%) Hudson
3 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (27.27%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Java Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Software Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Software Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Lead Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Lead Java Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Junior Software Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Junior
5 1 (9.09%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) HTML
2 4 (36.36%) JMS
2 4 (36.36%) CSS
2 4 (36.36%) JSP
2 4 (36.36%) JSF
2 4 (36.36%) JPA
3 3 (27.27%) Web Services
4 2 (18.18%) XML
4 2 (18.18%) XSD
4 2 (18.18%) Spring
4 2 (18.18%) .NET
4 2 (18.18%) EJB
4 2 (18.18%) EJB 3.0
4 2 (18.18%) Java SE
4 2 (18.18%) Java EE
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Validation
2 3 (27.27%) Migration
2 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
2 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Data Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
3 2 (18.18%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (18.18%) OO
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (9.09%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) Java
3 3 (27.27%) C
3 3 (27.27%) Embedded C
3 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL
4 2 (18.18%) C#
4 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) Citrix
2 3 (27.27%) Perforce