The table below looks at the statistics for Softswitch 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 Softswitch over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Softswitch
Rank - - 201
Permanent jobs citing Softswitch 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.042%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% +28.57%
Softswitch
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
769 759 799
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.41% 17.57% 16.74%
Number of salaries quoted 683 593 685
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Softswitch
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Softswitch Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Softswitch
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Softswitch Salary Trend in the West Midlands