The table below looks at the statistics for Software Deployment 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 Software Deployment over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Deployment
Rank 195 192 192
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Deployment 19 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.36% 0.14% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.18% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 11
Average salary £41,250 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £39,800 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -12.82%
Software Deployment
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4230 3971 3950
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.45% 81.06% 77.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3533 3294 3309
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Software Deployment
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Deployment across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Deployment Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Software Deployment
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Software Deployment Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Software Deployment
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Deployment across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Software Deployment Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Software Deployment
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 Software Deployment within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
Coventry -7 10 - -
Walsall - 4 £47,500 -
Birmingham - 3 £35,000 -
Solihull -2 1 £47,500 +26.66%
Warwickshire - 1 £50,000 -
Software Deployment
England

Software Deployment
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Software Deployment 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 Software Deployment.

1 24 (75.00%) Windows
2 19 (59.38%) SQL
2 19 (59.38%) .NET
3 18 (56.25%) IIS
4 17 (53.13%) Oracle
4 17 (53.13%) ITIL
4 17 (53.13%) Tomcat
5 16 (50.00%) C#
6 15 (46.88%) Linux
7 14 (43.75%) Python
7 14 (43.75%) Perl
7 14 (43.75%) PowerShell
7 14 (43.75%) DevOps
8 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (34.38%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (34.38%) Active Directory
9 11 (34.38%) J2EE
10 10 (31.25%) Solaris
10 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
10 10 (31.25%) Unicenter
10 10 (31.25%) Control-M
10 10 (31.25%) Nagios
10 10 (31.25%) Tivoli
10 10 (31.25%) Kanban
10 10 (31.25%) BladeLogic
10 10 (31.25%) Scrum
10 10 (31.25%) Ansible
11 8 (25.00%) WPF
12 7 (21.88%) Automated Testing
12 7 (21.88%) Java

Software Deployment
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Software Deployment 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 Software Deployment. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (56.25%) IIS
2 17 (53.13%) Tomcat
3 6 (18.75%) Umbraco
4 5 (15.63%) JBoss
5 4 (12.50%) Oracle Service Bus
6 3 (9.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (6.25%) Apache
7 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
8 1 (3.13%) GlassFish
Applications
1 6 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) BIG-IP
2 3 (9.38%) DNS
3 2 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (6.25%) IP Telephony
4 1 (3.13%) SAN
4 1 (3.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (3.13%) MySQL
3 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (15.63%) Maven
2 5 (15.63%) Jenkins
3 4 (12.50%) Ant
3 4 (12.50%) CruiseControl
3 4 (12.50%) Mercurial
3 4 (12.50%) Hudson
3 4 (12.50%) Artifactory
4 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.13%) Liquibase
General
1 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.25%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.13%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Developer
2 8 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 8 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (18.75%) C# Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Team Leader
5 4 (12.50%) Support Team Leader
5 4 (12.50%) Software Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Junior
6 3 (9.38%) Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (9.38%) DBA
6 3 (9.38%) Administrator
6 3 (9.38%) Support Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) .NET Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Junior Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Technical Team Leader
6 3 (9.38%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) DevOps Administrator
7 2 (6.25%) Windows Administrator
7 2 (6.25%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (59.38%) .NET
2 11 (34.38%) J2EE
3 8 (25.00%) WPF
4 6 (18.75%) CSLA
4 6 (18.75%) WCF
5 3 (9.38%) Web Services
6 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
6 1 (3.13%) RESTful
6 1 (3.13%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Blackberry
2 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.25%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) CMDB
3 1 (3.13%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 24 (75.00%) Windows
2 15 (46.88%) Linux
3 10 (31.25%) Solaris
4 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 4 (12.50%) Windows XP
6 2 (6.25%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (6.25%) Android
7 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (53.13%) ITIL
2 14 (43.75%) DevOps
3 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (34.38%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (31.25%) Scrum
5 10 (31.25%) Kanban
6 7 (21.88%) Automated Testing
7 5 (15.63%) Requirements Analysis
7 5 (15.63%) Service Delivery
8 4 (12.50%) MVC
9 3 (9.38%) CRM
9 3 (9.38%) SOA
9 3 (9.38%) Configuration Management
9 3 (9.38%) Release Management
9 3 (9.38%) Data Protection
9 3 (9.38%) Line Management
9 3 (9.38%) IT Asset Management
10 2 (6.25%) OOP
11 1 (3.13%) User Acceptance Testing
11 1 (3.13%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (59.38%) SQL
2 16 (50.00%) C#
3 14 (43.75%) Perl
3 14 (43.75%) Python
3 14 (43.75%) PowerShell
4 7 (21.88%) Java
4 7 (21.88%) JavaScript
5 6 (18.75%) VB.NET
6 5 (15.63%) PHP
7 4 (12.50%) VBScript
8 3 (9.38%) PL/SQL
8 3 (9.38%) C
9 2 (6.25%) VB6
9 2 (6.25%) VB
9 2 (6.25%) C++
10 1 (3.13%) Ruby
10 1 (3.13%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) MOS
3 1 (3.13%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.75%) QA
2 3 (9.38%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (34.38%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.50%) vSphere
2 4 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.13%) Docker
3 1 (3.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (3.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (31.25%) Control-M
1 10 (31.25%) Nagios
1 10 (31.25%) BladeLogic
1 10 (31.25%) Unicenter
1 10 (31.25%) Tivoli
1 10 (31.25%) Ansible
2 5 (15.63%) Puppet
3 3 (9.38%) SCCM
3 3 (9.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (3.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (53.13%) Oracle
2 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 4 (12.50%) Dell
3 4 (12.50%) VMware
4 3 (9.38%) LANDesk
4 3 (9.38%) HP
5 2 (6.25%) SAP
5 2 (6.25%) Cisco
5 2 (6.25%) Citrix
5 2 (6.25%) Avaya
5 2 (6.25%) Toshiba