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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dell Software Toad
Rank 197 167 184
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +17
Permanent jobs citing Toad 14 16 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.27% 0.36% 0.35%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.76% 3.61% 3.04%
Number of salaries quoted 12 15 9
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,150 £37,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £46,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -8.23%
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
795 443 559
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.61% 9.97% 11.49%
Number of salaries quoted 712 359 482
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,400 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

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 27 March 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
Birmingham -13 8 £42,500 -
Walsall - 5 £42,500 -
West Bromwich - 1 £37,500 -
Toad
England

Toad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 30 (83.33%) SQL
2 29 (80.56%) Oracle
3 26 (72.22%) PL/SQL
4 21 (58.33%) Oracle Database
5 14 (38.89%) SQL Server
6 13 (36.11%) Finance
7 10 (27.78%) Oracle Database 11g
8 9 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (22.22%) SQLPlus
9 8 (22.22%) VAX
9 8 (22.22%) VMS
9 8 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (19.44%) UNIX
10 7 (19.44%) Foglight
11 5 (13.89%) Workflow
11 5 (13.89%) GAP Analysis
11 5 (13.89%) Oracle EBS
11 5 (13.89%) Oracle Workflow
11 5 (13.89%) XML
11 5 (13.89%) Oracle Forms
11 5 (13.89%) Oracle Reports
11 5 (13.89%) Oracle Financials
11 5 (13.89%) Linux
11 5 (13.89%) OOD
11 5 (13.89%) Hyperion
11 5 (13.89%) Red Hat
11 5 (13.89%) Performance Analysis
11 5 (13.89%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 5 (13.89%) Oracle BI EE

Toad
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 (13.89%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle UPK
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Oracle Financials
1 5 (13.89%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (13.89%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (11.11%) Oracle FAH
3 2 (5.56%) HFM
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) SAN
2 2 (5.56%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (58.33%) Oracle Database
2 14 (38.89%) SQL Server
3 10 (27.78%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (22.22%) SQLPlus
5 5 (13.89%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (13.89%) Oracle BI EE
5 5 (13.89%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 4 (11.11%) Relational Database
7 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (8.33%) Informix
8 2 (5.56%) Data Mart
8 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (5.56%) RDBMS
8 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 13 (36.11%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 15 (41.67%) DBA
2 10 (27.78%) Oracle DBA
3 8 (22.22%) Oracle Developer
3 8 (22.22%) Developer
3 8 (22.22%) Administrator
4 5 (13.89%) SQL DBA
4 5 (13.89%) Oracle Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Systems Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Test Manager
5 4 (11.11%) PL/SQL Developer
5 4 (11.11%) SQL Developer
5 4 (11.11%) UNIX Administrator
6 2 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (5.56%) SQL Server DBA
6 2 (5.56%) UNIX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) VAX
2 4 (11.11%) LPAR
3 3 (8.33%) Replication
4 1 (2.78%) Clustering
4 1 (2.78%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.22%) VMS
2 7 (19.44%) UNIX
3 5 (13.89%) Linux
3 5 (13.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (11.11%) AIX
5 2 (5.56%) Solaris
6 1 (2.78%) HPUX
6 1 (2.78%) Windows
6 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.78%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (13.89%) Performance Analysis
3 5 (13.89%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (13.89%) GAP Analysis
3 5 (13.89%) Workflow
3 5 (13.89%) OOD
3 5 (13.89%) Incident Management
4 4 (11.11%) ITIL
4 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 3 (8.33%) Database Tuning
5 3 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (8.33%) Database Security
6 2 (5.56%) Capacity Management
6 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.78%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.78%) Procure-to-pay
Programming Languages
1 30 (83.33%) SQL
2 26 (72.22%) PL/SQL
3 3 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (19.44%) Foglight
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (2.78%) yum
Vendors
1 29 (80.56%) Oracle
2 5 (13.89%) Hyperion
2 5 (13.89%) Red Hat
3 4 (11.11%) IBM
4 2 (5.56%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.78%) HP
5 1 (2.78%) Dell
5 1 (2.78%) 3PAR
5 1 (2.78%) NetApp