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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Softswitch
Rank - - 188
Permanent jobs citing Softswitch 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.084%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 - £35,000
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
872 850 833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.15% 17.34% 17.53%
Number of salaries quoted 768 674 730
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
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