The first table below looks at the demand for TargetLink 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 TargetLink over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
dSPACE TargetLink
Rank 202 - 194
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing TargetLink 6 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.11% - 0.041%
As % of the Applications category 0.68% - 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 1
Average salary £37,500 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 - £40,000
Applications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
878 871 668
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.27% 15.60% 13.71%
Number of salaries quoted 710 749 575
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
TargetLink
England

TargetLink
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

TargetLink Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

TargetLink
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

TargetLink Salary Trend in the West Midlands

TargetLink
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 TargetLink within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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
Staffordshire - 6 £37,500 - 1
TargetLink
England

TargetLink
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing TargetLink 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 TargetLink.

1 6 (100.00%) C
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) C++
1 6 (100.00%) UML
1 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Assembly Language
1 6 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 6 (100.00%) MathWorks
1 6 (100.00%) Simulink
1 6 (100.00%) Stateflow
1 6 (100.00%) Yourdon
1 6 (100.00%) MKS
1 6 (100.00%) Electronics
1 6 (100.00%) Automotive
1 6 (100.00%) Validation
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 6 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 6 (100.00%) Requirements Management
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
1 6 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
1 6 (100.00%) Embedded Systems

TargetLink
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing TargetLink 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 TargetLink. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (100.00%) Simulink
1 6 (100.00%) Stateflow
1 6 (100.00%) MS PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 6 (100.00%) Electronics
1 6 (100.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 6 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) UML
1 6 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 6 (100.00%) Yourdon
1 6 (100.00%) Validation
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 6 (100.00%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) C++
1 6 (100.00%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) MathWorks
1 6 (100.00%) MKS
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