The table below looks at the statistics for QSIG 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 QSIG over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
QSIG
Rank - - 200
Permanent jobs citing QSIG 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.041%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,750 £38,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+25.80% -13.88%
QSIG
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
968 865 811
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 17.11% 16.09% 16.64%
Number of salaries quoted 788 717 645
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% -3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,383 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

QSIG
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

QSIG Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

QSIG
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

QSIG Salary Trend in the West Midlands