The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Rackspace products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Rackspace over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Rackspace.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rackspace
England / West Midlands
Rank 214 - 217
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.020% - 0.020%
As % of the Vendors category 0.045% - 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Median salary £57,500 - £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +12.50%

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

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2239 2287 2325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 45.86% 43.82% 46.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1685 1892 2065
Median salary £42,500 £40,250 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.59% +3.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,507 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Rackspace
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Rackspace as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Rackspace Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Rackspace
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Rackspace Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Rackspace
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Rackspace within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham - 1 £57,500 -
Rackspace
England

Rackspace
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT jobs citing Rackspace also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Rackspace.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Ant
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) AOP
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Gradle
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) API Design
1 1 (100.00%) Fintech

Rackspace
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Ant
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Gradle
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Team Leader
1 1 (100.00%) Lead Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Java Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) AOP
1 1 (100.00%) API Design
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java