The table below looks at the statistics for Toad 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 Toad over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dell Software Toad
Rank 193 198 188
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Permanent jobs citing Toad 25 16 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.44% 0.31% 0.37%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.37% 2.67% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 25 14 17
Average salary £42,500 £38,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.67% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,125 £24,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,750 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
Toad
England

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

Development Applications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
741 599 658
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 12.91% 11.46% 13.56%
Number of salaries quoted 690 513 584
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Toad
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Toad Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Toad
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Toad Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Toad
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 Toad within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 November 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
Birmingham -11 11 £42,500 +21.42%
Worcestershire +3 5 £40,250 -8.00%
West Bromwich - 3 £43,000 -
Herefordshire - 1 £40,000 -
Shropshire - 1 £35,500 -
Toad
England

Toad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Toad 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 Toad.

1 56 (96.55%) SQL
2 49 (84.48%) PL/SQL
3 48 (82.76%) Oracle
4 41 (70.69%) Oracle Database
5 34 (58.62%) Oracle Database 11g
6 25 (43.10%) SQL Server
7 23 (39.66%) User Acceptance Testing
8 21 (36.21%) Finance
9 19 (32.76%) Data Warehouse
10 18 (31.03%) Analytical Skills
11 16 (27.59%) Business Objects
12 15 (25.86%) Data Mart
13 14 (24.14%) Performance Tuning
14 12 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
15 11 (18.97%) Relational Database
15 11 (18.97%) Degree
16 10 (17.24%) UNIX
17 9 (15.52%) Windows
18 8 (13.79%) Linux
19 7 (12.07%) MS Office
19 7 (12.07%) ClearCase
19 7 (12.07%) VMS
19 7 (12.07%) OLTP
19 7 (12.07%) Microsoft
19 7 (12.07%) Oracle Database 10g
19 7 (12.07%) Shell Script
19 7 (12.07%) ERwin
19 7 (12.07%) Oracle Reports
19 7 (12.07%) Quality Management
19 7 (12.07%) Disaster Recovery

Toad
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Toad 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 Toad. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (8.62%) JBoss
1 5 (8.62%) GlassFish
2 2 (3.45%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (12.07%) MS Office
2 4 (6.90%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (70.69%) Oracle Database
2 34 (58.62%) Oracle Database 11g
3 25 (43.10%) SQL Server
4 19 (32.76%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (25.86%) Data Mart
6 11 (18.97%) Relational Database
7 7 (12.07%) Big Data
7 7 (12.07%) Oracle ODI
7 7 (12.07%) Oracle Database 12c
7 7 (12.07%) OLTP
7 7 (12.07%) Oracle Database 10g
7 7 (12.07%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (5.17%) SQLPlus
9 1 (1.72%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 7 (12.07%) ClearCase
1 7 (12.07%) ERwin
1 7 (12.07%) Mercurial
2 5 (8.62%) PVCS
2 5 (8.62%) Subversion
2 5 (8.62%) Eclipse
3 2 (3.45%) Maven
3 2 (3.45%) Hudson
3 2 (3.45%) Jenkins
General
1 21 (36.21%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (48.28%) Developer
2 23 (39.66%) Oracle Developer
3 14 (24.14%) DBA
3 14 (24.14%) Oracle DBA
4 12 (20.69%) Analyst
5 9 (15.52%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 9 (15.52%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
6 7 (12.07%) Credit Risk Analyst
6 7 (12.07%) Lead Business Analyst
6 7 (12.07%) Risk Analyst
6 7 (12.07%) Credit Analyst
6 7 (12.07%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
6 7 (12.07%) Business Analyst
7 6 (10.34%) Administrator
8 5 (8.62%) Analyst Programmer
8 5 (8.62%) Programmer
8 5 (8.62%) Java Developer
9 4 (6.90%) SQL Developer
9 4 (6.90%) PL/SQL Developer
9 4 (6.90%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.07%) Oracle Streams
2 5 (8.62%) JPA
2 5 (8.62%) JSP
2 5 (8.62%) JMS
2 5 (8.62%) JSF
3 3 (5.17%) Java SE
3 3 (5.17%) Spring
3 3 (5.17%) HTML
3 3 (5.17%) EJB
3 3 (5.17%) CSS
3 3 (5.17%) EJB 3.0
4 2 (3.45%) XML
4 2 (3.45%) XSD
4 2 (3.45%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 18 (31.03%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (12.07%) Replication
2 7 (12.07%) VAX
2 7 (12.07%) Derivative
2 7 (12.07%) Computer Science
2 7 (12.07%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.24%) UNIX
2 9 (15.52%) Windows
3 8 (13.79%) Linux
4 7 (12.07%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (39.66%) User Acceptance Testing
2 14 (24.14%) Performance Tuning
3 12 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (12.07%) Quality Management
4 7 (12.07%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (12.07%) Time Management
4 7 (12.07%) Business Analysis
4 7 (12.07%) Data Mapping
5 4 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (6.90%) Data Analysis
5 4 (6.90%) ITIL
6 3 (5.17%) PRINCE2
6 3 (5.17%) OOA/OOD
6 3 (5.17%) OO
6 3 (5.17%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (1.72%) Data Migration
8 1 (1.72%) CRM
8 1 (1.72%) ETL
8 1 (1.72%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 56 (96.55%) SQL
2 49 (84.48%) PL/SQL
3 7 (12.07%) Shell Script
4 5 (8.62%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (18.97%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (12.07%) Oracle RMAN
1 7 (12.07%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (12.07%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 48 (82.76%) Oracle
2 16 (27.59%) Business Objects
3 7 (12.07%) Microsoft