The first table below looks at the demand for WorkSite 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 WorkSite over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Autonomy WorkSite
Rank 209 - 177
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing WorkSite 1 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.019% - 0.27%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.091% - 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 12
Average salary £36,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £57,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-53.91% +64.28%
Application Platforms Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1095 1002 972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 20.35% 18.00% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 934 848 854
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £51,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
WorkSite
England

WorkSite
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

WorkSite Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

WorkSite
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

WorkSite Salary Trend in the West Midlands

WorkSite
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 WorkSite within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 August 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 - 1 £36,000 -
WorkSite
England

WorkSite
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing WorkSite 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 WorkSite.

1 6 (100.00%) Legal
2 5 (83.33%) Workflow
2 5 (83.33%) Law
2 5 (83.33%) VB.NET
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) XML
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) VB
3 4 (66.67%) C#
3 4 (66.67%) Web Services
3 4 (66.67%) CMS
3 4 (66.67%) Visualfiles
3 4 (66.67%) LexisNexis
4 2 (33.33%) MS Office
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) VoIP
5 1 (16.67%) VPN
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 1 (16.67%) Citrix
5 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
5 1 (16.67%) Document Management
5 1 (16.67%) Telecoms

WorkSite
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing WorkSite 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 WorkSite. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (66.67%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Visualfiles
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) VoIP
1 1 (16.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (100.00%) Legal
2 5 (83.33%) Law
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Case Management Developer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support
2 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
1 5 (83.33%) XML
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Workflow
2 1 (16.67%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) VB.NET
2 4 (66.67%) VB
2 4 (66.67%) C#
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) LexisNexis
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix