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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dell Software Toad
Rank 197 174 169
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -5
Permanent jobs citing Toad 7 18 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.14% 0.42% 0.71%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.01% 3.91% 5.54%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 28
Average salary £43,250 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.76% +21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +9.58%
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
692 460 614
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 13.87% 10.65% 12.86%
Number of salaries quoted 627 374 534
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £28,500
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 30 January 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
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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 -16 5 £47,500 +18.75%
Toad
England

Toad
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 35 (89.74%) SQL
2 33 (84.62%) Oracle
3 30 (76.92%) PL/SQL
4 26 (66.67%) Oracle Database
5 20 (51.28%) SQL Server
6 16 (41.03%) Oracle Database 11g
7 15 (38.46%) User Acceptance Testing
8 13 (33.33%) Finance
9 11 (28.21%) Relational Database
10 8 (20.51%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (20.51%) Business Objects
10 8 (20.51%) VMS
10 8 (20.51%) Performance Tuning
10 8 (20.51%) VAX
11 7 (17.95%) Data Mart
11 7 (17.95%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (15.38%) UNIX
12 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
14 4 (10.26%) Subversion
14 4 (10.26%) JSF
14 4 (10.26%) Degree
14 4 (10.26%) GlassFish
14 4 (10.26%) JPA
14 4 (10.26%) PVCS
14 4 (10.26%) JSP
14 4 (10.26%) Java
14 4 (10.26%) JMS
14 4 (10.26%) ITIL
14 4 (10.26%) JBoss

Toad
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 4 (10.26%) GlassFish
1 4 (10.26%) JBoss
2 2 (5.13%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 20 (51.28%) SQL Server
3 16 (41.03%) Oracle Database 11g
4 11 (28.21%) Relational Database
5 7 (17.95%) Data Mart
5 7 (17.95%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (7.69%) SQLPlus
6 3 (7.69%) Informix
7 2 (5.13%) RDBMS
8 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (2.56%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Subversion
1 4 (10.26%) PVCS
1 4 (10.26%) Eclipse
2 3 (7.69%) ERwin
3 2 (5.13%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.13%) Hudson
3 2 (5.13%) Maven
General
1 13 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (48.72%) Developer
2 15 (38.46%) Oracle Developer
3 11 (28.21%) DBA
4 9 (23.08%) Oracle DBA
5 4 (10.26%) PL/SQL Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Administrator
5 4 (10.26%) Java Developer
5 4 (10.26%) SQL Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Test Manager
6 3 (7.69%) Business Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Credit Risk Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Lead Business Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Risk Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Credit Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.26%) JSF
1 4 (10.26%) JPA
1 4 (10.26%) JSP
1 4 (10.26%) JMS
2 2 (5.13%) Spring
2 2 (5.13%) Java SE
2 2 (5.13%) Java EE
2 2 (5.13%) EJB 3.0
2 2 (5.13%) HTML
2 2 (5.13%) XML
2 2 (5.13%) XSD
2 2 (5.13%) EJB
2 2 (5.13%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) VAX
2 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.69%) Replication
3 3 (7.69%) Credit Risk
3 3 (7.69%) Derivative
4 1 (2.56%) HACMP
4 1 (2.56%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.51%) VMS
2 6 (15.38%) UNIX
3 2 (5.13%) Windows
3 2 (5.13%) Linux
4 1 (2.56%) AIX
4 1 (2.56%) HPUX
4 1 (2.56%) Solaris
4 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (38.46%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (20.51%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (20.51%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (10.26%) ITIL
4 4 (10.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (7.69%) Quality Management
5 3 (7.69%) PRINCE2
5 3 (7.69%) Business Analysis
5 3 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (7.69%) Database Security
6 2 (5.13%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (5.13%) Database Tuning
6 2 (5.13%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.13%) Data Analysis
6 2 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (5.13%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (5.13%) OO
7 1 (2.56%) Migration
7 1 (2.56%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 35 (89.74%) SQL
2 30 (76.92%) PL/SQL
3 4 (10.26%) Java
4 3 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (10.26%) Foglight
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (2.56%) yum
Vendors
1 33 (84.62%) Oracle
2 8 (20.51%) Business Objects
3 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.56%) IBM
4 1 (2.56%) Dell
4 1 (2.56%) Red Hat