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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dell Software Toad
Rank 193 197 178
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -19
Permanent jobs citing Toad 22 10 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.40% 0.20% 0.46%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.11% 1.85% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 22 10 19
Average salary £42,500 £38,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.67% +10.71%
UK excluding London average salary £42,750 £40,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.90% +8.66%
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
707 540 660
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 12.98% 10.88% 13.86%
Number of salaries quoted 654 457 582
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 December 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 -2 10 £44,125 +26.07%
Worcestershire +12 4 £40,250 -8.52%
West Bromwich - 3 £43,000 -
Herefordshire - 1 £40,000 -
Toad
England

Toad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 49 (94.23%) SQL
2 42 (80.77%) Oracle
3 41 (78.85%) PL/SQL
4 35 (67.31%) Oracle Database
5 27 (51.92%) Oracle Database 11g
6 25 (48.08%) SQL Server
7 22 (42.31%) User Acceptance Testing
7 22 (42.31%) Finance
8 15 (28.85%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (28.85%) Business Objects
8 15 (28.85%) Data Warehouse
9 14 (26.92%) Data Mart
10 12 (23.08%) Relational Database
11 11 (21.15%) Performance Tuning
12 9 (17.31%) UNIX
12 9 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (15.38%) Degree
14 7 (13.46%) Business Analysis
14 7 (13.46%) VMS
14 7 (13.46%) Quality Management
14 7 (13.46%) Disaster Recovery
14 7 (13.46%) MS Office
14 7 (13.46%) Microsoft
14 7 (13.46%) ERwin
14 7 (13.46%) VAX
14 7 (13.46%) Derivative
14 7 (13.46%) Credit Risk
15 6 (11.54%) Linux
15 6 (11.54%) Shell Script
15 6 (11.54%) Windows

Toad
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 4 (7.69%) JBoss
1 4 (7.69%) GlassFish
2 2 (3.85%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 7 (13.46%) MS Office
2 4 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (67.31%) Oracle Database
2 27 (51.92%) Oracle Database 11g
3 25 (48.08%) SQL Server
4 15 (28.85%) Data Warehouse
5 14 (26.92%) Data Mart
6 12 (23.08%) Relational Database
7 4 (7.69%) Big Data
7 4 (7.69%) Oracle ODI
7 4 (7.69%) Oracle Database 12c
7 4 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (7.69%) OLTP
8 3 (5.77%) SQLPlus
9 1 (1.92%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.92%) Informix
9 1 (1.92%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 7 (13.46%) ERwin
2 4 (7.69%) Subversion
2 4 (7.69%) PVCS
2 4 (7.69%) ClearCase
2 4 (7.69%) Eclipse
2 4 (7.69%) Mercurial
3 2 (3.85%) Hudson
3 2 (3.85%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.85%) Maven
General
1 22 (42.31%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (50.00%) Developer
2 22 (42.31%) Oracle Developer
3 12 (23.08%) DBA
4 11 (21.15%) Oracle DBA
5 9 (17.31%) Analyst
6 8 (15.38%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 8 (15.38%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
7 7 (13.46%) Credit Risk Analyst
7 7 (13.46%) Lead Business Analyst
7 7 (13.46%) Credit Analyst
7 7 (13.46%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
7 7 (13.46%) Risk Analyst
7 7 (13.46%) Business Analyst
7 7 (13.46%) Administrator
8 4 (7.69%) Java Developer
8 4 (7.69%) SQL Developer
8 4 (7.69%) Test Manager
8 4 (7.69%) PL/SQL Developer
9 2 (3.85%) Lead Java Developer
9 2 (3.85%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.69%) JSP
1 4 (7.69%) JMS
1 4 (7.69%) JSF
1 4 (7.69%) Oracle Streams
1 4 (7.69%) JPA
2 2 (3.85%) EJB 3.0
2 2 (3.85%) Java SE
2 2 (3.85%) Java EE
2 2 (3.85%) Spring
2 2 (3.85%) XML
2 2 (3.85%) XSD
2 2 (3.85%) HTML
2 2 (3.85%) EJB
2 2 (3.85%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (28.85%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (13.46%) Credit Risk
2 7 (13.46%) VAX
2 7 (13.46%) Derivative
3 5 (9.62%) Replication
4 4 (7.69%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.92%) HACMP
5 1 (1.92%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 9 (17.31%) UNIX
2 7 (13.46%) VMS
3 6 (11.54%) Linux
3 6 (11.54%) Windows
4 1 (1.92%) AIX
4 1 (1.92%) HPUX
4 1 (1.92%) Solaris
4 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (42.31%) User Acceptance Testing
2 11 (21.15%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (13.46%) Quality Management
4 7 (13.46%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (13.46%) Business Analysis
5 6 (11.54%) Data Mapping
6 4 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (7.69%) Data Analysis
6 4 (7.69%) ITIL
6 4 (7.69%) Time Management
7 3 (5.77%) PRINCE2
8 2 (3.85%) OOA/OOD
8 2 (3.85%) OO
8 2 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (3.85%) Mentoring
9 1 (1.92%) Coaching
9 1 (1.92%) Data Migration
9 1 (1.92%) Performance Analysis
9 1 (1.92%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 49 (94.23%) SQL
2 41 (78.85%) PL/SQL
3 6 (11.54%) Shell Script
4 4 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (15.38%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (7.69%) Oracle RMAN
1 4 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (7.69%) Data Guard
2 2 (3.85%) Foglight
3 1 (1.92%) yum
Vendors
1 42 (80.77%) Oracle
2 15 (28.85%) Business Objects
3 7 (13.46%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.92%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.92%) IBM