The table below looks at the statistics for Unit4 Business World 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 Unit4 Business World over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit4 Financials Business World Edition (formerly Agresso)
Rank 207 197 192
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -5
Permanent jobs citing Unit4 Business World 22 18 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.39% 0.36% 0.12%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.48% 3.85% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 13 18 5
Average salary £40,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,672 £42,500 £41,100
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £45,750 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,877 £41,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-13.55% +2.46%
Unit4 Business World
England

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

Business Applications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Business Applications category
491 467 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 8.62% 9.23% 9.31%
Number of salaries quoted 365 372 290
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Unit4 Business World
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Unit4 Business World across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Business Applications category.

Unit4 Business World Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Unit4 Business World
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unit4 Business World across the West Midlands region.

Unit4 Business World Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Unit4 Business World
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 Unit4 Business World within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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 +10 14 £34,672 -39.70%
Worcestershire -12 5 £42,000 -6.66%
Warwickshire - 2 £38,000 -
Unit4 Business World
England

Unit4 Business World
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Unit4 Business World 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 Unit4 Business World.

1 31 (70.45%) BizTalk Server
1 31 (70.45%) Office 365
1 31 (70.45%) Exchange Server 2013
2 29 (65.91%) Moodle
3 25 (56.82%) SharePoint
4 22 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 15 (34.09%) ITIL
6 13 (29.55%) MCSE
6 13 (29.55%) VoIP
6 13 (29.55%) Cisco
6 13 (29.55%) CCNP
6 13 (29.55%) HP
6 13 (29.55%) Citrix
6 13 (29.55%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (29.55%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (29.55%) Management Information System
6 13 (29.55%) VMware
6 13 (29.55%) Load Balancing
6 13 (29.55%) HP Data Protector
6 13 (29.55%) VMware Infrastructure
6 13 (29.55%) Data Centre
6 13 (29.55%) Palo Alto
7 12 (27.27%) Unix
8 9 (20.45%) Statistics
9 5 (11.36%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (11.36%) Workflow
9 5 (11.36%) System Testing
9 5 (11.36%) Service Delivery
10 4 (9.09%) Data Management
10 4 (9.09%) Finance

Unit4 Business World
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Unit4 Business World 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 Unit4 Business World. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 31 (70.45%) BizTalk Server
1 31 (70.45%) Exchange Server 2013
2 29 (65.91%) Moodle
3 25 (56.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.27%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 31 (70.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (29.55%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (9.09%) Advertising
1 4 (9.09%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Local Government
2 2 (4.55%) Retail
3 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.27%) Marketing
3 1 (2.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (38.64%) Analyst
2 6 (13.64%) Report Specialist
2 6 (13.64%) Senior Manager
3 5 (11.36%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 4 (9.09%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
4 4 (9.09%) Network Specialist
4 4 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (9.09%) Team Leader
5 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Applications Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Applications Support
6 2 (4.55%) Subject Matter Expert
7 1 (2.27%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (2.27%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
7 1 (2.27%) ERP Manager
7 1 (2.27%) IFS Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) IFS Specialist
7 1 (2.27%) IFS Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 13 (29.55%) Data Centre
1 13 (29.55%) Management Information System
2 9 (20.45%) Statistics
3 2 (4.55%) VLE
4 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (27.27%) Unix
2 1 (2.27%) Windows
2 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.09%) ITIL
2 13 (29.55%) Load Balancing
3 5 (11.36%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (11.36%) Service Delivery
3 5 (11.36%) System Testing
3 5 (11.36%) Workflow
4 4 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (9.09%) Data Management
5 2 (4.55%) ERP
5 2 (4.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (2.27%) Business Development
6 1 (2.27%) CRM
6 1 (2.27%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (29.55%) CCNP
1 13 (29.55%) Cisco Certification
1 13 (29.55%) MCSE
1 13 (29.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (9.09%) CCNA
3 1 (2.27%) Degree
System Software
1 22 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 13 (29.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (29.55%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 13 (29.55%) Cisco
1 13 (29.55%) Citrix
1 13 (29.55%) HP
1 13 (29.55%) Palo Alto
1 13 (29.55%) VMware
2 2 (4.55%) IFS
3 1 (2.27%) Epicor
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.27%) Sage
3 1 (2.27%) SAP