Period
to 16 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Decision-Making skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Decision-Making over the 6 months to 16 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Decision-Making
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 119 122 159
Rank change year-on-year +3 +37 -34
Permanent jobs citing Decision-Making 71 69 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.03% 1.83% 1.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.23% 1.99% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 54 62 37
Birmingham median annual salary £53,750 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% +11.11% -3.23%
10th Percentile £35,203 £25,125 £25,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% +5.88%

Decision-Making is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,189 3,471 4,240
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 91.01% 91.85% 91.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2,268 2,690 3,133
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £67,500 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -3.61% +3.75%

Decision-Making
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Decision-Making as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Decision-Making in Birmingham

Decision-Making
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Decision-Making in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Decision-Making in Birmingham

Decision-Making
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Decision-Making in Birmingham over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Decision-Making in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, IT jobs citing Decision-Making also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Decision-Making.

1 25 (35.21%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (29.58%) SQL
3 19 (26.76%) Finance
4 18 (25.35%) Workflow
4 18 (25.35%) Problem-Solving
5 17 (23.94%) Project Management
5 17 (23.94%) ETL
5 17 (23.94%) Microsoft
6 16 (22.54%) Management Information System
7 15 (21.13%) Java
7 15 (21.13%) Analytics
8 14 (19.72%) ERP
8 14 (19.72%) Performance Tuning
9 13 (18.31%) Amazon AWS
10 12 (16.90%) Continuous Improvement
10 12 (16.90%) Programme Management
10 12 (16.90%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (16.90%) SDLC
11 11 (15.49%) Microsoft Azure
11 11 (15.49%) Technical Architecture
12 10 (14.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 10 (14.08%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (14.08%) ITIL
13 9 (12.68%) CSS
13 9 (12.68%) SOAP
13 9 (12.68%) Web Services
13 9 (12.68%) XML
13 9 (12.68%) RPG
13 9 (12.68%) XHTML
13 9 (12.68%) JavaScript

Decision-Making
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (8.45%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.04%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 5 (7.04%) Apache
2 5 (7.04%) Apache Solr
3 4 (5.63%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (5.63%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (2.82%) DNN
4 2 (2.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (2.82%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (2.82%) SAS
5 1 (1.41%) Drupal
Applications
1 8 (11.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (8.45%) MS Visio
3 4 (5.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (2.82%) SPSS
5 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (1.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.82%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.82%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 13 (18.31%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (15.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.45%) Intranet
2 3 (4.23%) Firewall
2 3 (4.23%) Network Security
3 2 (2.82%) FTP
3 2 (2.82%) VPN
4 1 (1.41%) Internet
4 1 (1.41%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 8 (11.27%) SQL Server
3 7 (9.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (8.45%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (8.45%) Power BI
5 5 (7.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (5.63%) QlikView
7 3 (4.23%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (4.23%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.82%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (2.82%) Cosmos DB
8 2 (2.82%) Data Lake
8 2 (2.82%) Hadoop
8 2 (2.82%) MongoDB
8 2 (2.82%) NoSQL
8 2 (2.82%) RDBMS
8 2 (2.82%) Spotfire
9 1 (1.41%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
Development Applications
1 6 (8.45%) Visual Studio
2 5 (7.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (7.04%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.04%) Grunt
2 5 (7.04%) Jenkins
2 5 (7.04%) Maven
2 5 (7.04%) SonarQube
2 5 (7.04%) TeamCity
3 3 (4.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 19 (26.76%) Finance
2 7 (9.86%) Telecoms
3 6 (8.45%) Marketing
4 5 (7.04%) Publishing
5 4 (5.63%) Retail
6 2 (2.82%) Banking
6 2 (2.82%) Digital Economy
7 1 (1.41%) Automotive
7 1 (1.41%) German Language
7 1 (1.41%) Law
7 1 (1.41%) Norwegian Language
7 1 (1.41%) Swedish Language
7 1 (1.41%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 23 (32.39%) Developer
2 13 (18.31%) Analyst
3 9 (12.68%) Integration Developer
3 9 (12.68%) RPG Developer
3 9 (12.68%) SQL Developer
4 8 (11.27%) Programme Manager
5 7 (9.86%) Business Analyst
6 6 (8.45%) Architect
7 5 (7.04%) C# Developer
7 5 (7.04%) Data Analyst
7 5 (7.04%) Finance Manager
7 5 (7.04%) Senior Developer
8 4 (5.63%) .NET Developer
8 4 (5.63%) .NET Software Developer
8 4 (5.63%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (5.63%) C# Software Developer
8 4 (5.63%) Consultant
8 4 (5.63%) Data Consultant
8 4 (5.63%) Software Developer
9 3 (4.23%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.68%) CSS
1 9 (12.68%) EDI
1 9 (12.68%) HTML
1 9 (12.68%) HTML5
1 9 (12.68%) SOAP
1 9 (12.68%) Web Services
1 9 (12.68%) XHTML
1 9 (12.68%) XML
2 7 (9.86%) Middleware
3 5 (7.04%) AngularJS
3 5 (7.04%) Apache Sling
3 5 (7.04%) CSS3
3 5 (7.04%) JAX-RS
3 5 (7.04%) JSP
3 5 (7.04%) LDAP
3 5 (7.04%) Lucene
3 5 (7.04%) OSGi
3 5 (7.04%) React
3 5 (7.04%) REST
3 5 (7.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 25 (35.21%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (22.54%) Management Information System
3 9 (12.68%) iSeries
4 7 (9.86%) AS400
4 7 (9.86%) Taxonomies
5 5 (7.04%) Client/Server
5 5 (7.04%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (7.04%) Replication
5 5 (7.04%) Social Media
6 4 (5.63%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (4.23%) Analytical Mindset
8 2 (2.82%) Data Centre
8 2 (2.82%) NHS
8 2 (2.82%) PMI
8 2 (2.82%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (1.41%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.63%) Windows
2 2 (2.82%) Linux
2 2 (2.82%) Windows Server
2 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (25.35%) Problem-Solving
1 18 (25.35%) Workflow
2 17 (23.94%) ETL
2 17 (23.94%) Project Management
3 15 (21.13%) Analytics
4 14 (19.72%) ERP
4 14 (19.72%) Performance Tuning
5 12 (16.90%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (16.90%) Continuous Improvement
5 12 (16.90%) Programme Management
5 12 (16.90%) SDLC
6 11 (15.49%) Technical Architecture
7 10 (14.08%) ITIL
7 10 (14.08%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (12.68%) Business Continuity
8 9 (12.68%) Business Continuity Planning
8 9 (12.68%) Data Analysis
8 9 (12.68%) Data Modelling
8 9 (12.68%) EAI
8 9 (12.68%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 21 (29.58%) SQL
2 15 (21.13%) Java
3 9 (12.68%) JavaScript
3 9 (12.68%) RPG
3 9 (12.68%) RPG IV
3 9 (12.68%) VB
4 6 (8.45%) T-SQL
5 5 (7.04%) C#
5 5 (7.04%) Java 8
6 3 (4.23%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.41%) C
7 1 (1.41%) PHP
7 1 (1.41%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (11.27%) Degree
2 5 (7.04%) ACCA
3 2 (2.82%) ISEB
3 2 (2.82%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.82%) MCITP
3 2 (2.82%) MCTS
3 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.82%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.41%) CISA
4 1 (1.41%) CISM
4 1 (1.41%) CISSP
4 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.04%) Data Quality
2 3 (4.23%) GDPR
3 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.04%) Varnish
2 4 (5.63%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (7.04%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (2.82%) HP ALM
2 2 (2.82%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 17 (23.94%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.68%) JD Edwards
3 6 (8.45%) Tableau
4 5 (7.04%) Adobe
4 5 (7.04%) hybris
5 4 (5.63%) HP
5 4 (5.63%) Oracle
6 2 (2.82%) CheckPoint
6 2 (2.82%) Dell
6 2 (2.82%) EMC
6 2 (2.82%) Informatica
6 2 (2.82%) MuleSoft
6 2 (2.82%) Remedy
6 2 (2.82%) Symantec
6 2 (2.82%) Talend
6 2 (2.82%) VMware
7 1 (1.41%) Lotus
7 1 (1.41%) SAP