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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PVCS (Polytron Version Control System)
Rank 209 179 194
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +15
Permanent jobs citing PVCS 1 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.019% 0.14% 0.085%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.13% 1.50% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 4
Average salary £40,000 £43,000 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% +29.32%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £47,500 £40,750
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +16.56%
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
747 401 556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.54% 9.58% 11.81%
Number of salaries quoted 666 321 474
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 March 2015. 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 - 1 £40,000 -
PVCS
England

PVCS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 4 (80.00%) Validation
2 3 (60.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (60.00%) Embedded C
2 3 (60.00%) Perforce
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) C
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) Electronics
3 2 (40.00%) Node.js
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) LabVIEW
4 1 (20.00%) EJB
4 1 (20.00%) Subversion
4 1 (20.00%) Spring
4 1 (20.00%) JSF
4 1 (20.00%) Java SE
4 1 (20.00%) JSP
4 1 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) JBoss
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (20.00%) JMS

PVCS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 2 (40.00%) Node.js
2 1 (20.00%) JBoss
2 1 (20.00%) GlassFish
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (40.00%) LabVIEW
3 1 (20.00%) Subversion
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (20.00%) Toad
General
1 3 (60.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) EJB
2 1 (20.00%) JSP
2 1 (20.00%) JMS
2 1 (20.00%) Spring
2 1 (20.00%) JSF
2 1 (20.00%) Java SE
2 1 (20.00%) JPA
2 1 (20.00%) EJB 3.0
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Validation
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (20.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C
1 3 (60.00%) Embedded C
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Perforce
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle