Period
to 18 February 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for knowledge and experience of IFS products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IFS over the 6 months to 18 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within IFS AB.

IFS
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
18 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 172 182 195
Rank change year-on-year +10 +13 -10
Permanent jobs citing IFS 13 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.40% 0.30% 0.072%
As % of the Vendors category 0.79% 0.61% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 3
Birmingham median annual salary - £40,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -36.00% +38.89%
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £37,500 £43,750
% change year-on-year +33.33% -14.29% -2.78%

IFS is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Birmingham.

All Vendors
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,647 1,811 1,943
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 50.74% 50.00% 46.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1,121 1,221 1,348
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £27,750 £26,250 £25,900
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £63,750
West Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -1.23%

IFS
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing IFS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for IFS in Birmingham

IFS
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for IFS in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 February 2019, IT jobs citing IFS 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 IFS.

1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) EDI
1 13 (100.00%) ERP
1 13 (100.00%) LAN
1 13 (100.00%) WAN
1 13 (100.00%) FTP
1 13 (100.00%) B2B
1 13 (100.00%) JDE OneWorld
1 13 (100.00%) RPG
1 13 (100.00%) SQL
1 13 (100.00%) JD Edwards
1 13 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 13 (100.00%) RPG IV
1 13 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 9 (69.23%) EDIFACT
2 9 (69.23%) Data Validation
2 9 (69.23%) iSeries
2 9 (69.23%) Validation
2 9 (69.23%) Change Management
2 9 (69.23%) Back Office
2 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 9 (69.23%) XML
2 9 (69.23%) ITIL
2 9 (69.23%) Unix
2 9 (69.23%) B2C
3 4 (30.77%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (30.77%) Axway
3 4 (30.77%) NetSuite
3 4 (30.77%) SEEBURGER
3 4 (30.77%) Workflow

IFS
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:

Business Applications
1 13 (100.00%) JDE OneWorld
2 4 (30.77%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (30.77%) NetSuite
Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) FTP
1 13 (100.00%) LAN
1 13 (100.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 9 (69.23%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) EDI
2 9 (69.23%) EDIFACT
2 9 (69.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (69.23%) iSeries
2 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 9 (69.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) B2B
1 13 (100.00%) ERP
2 9 (69.23%) B2C
2 9 (69.23%) Change Management
2 9 (69.23%) Data Validation
2 9 (69.23%) ITIL
2 9 (69.23%) Validation
3 4 (30.77%) Innovative Thinking
3 4 (30.77%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) RPG
1 13 (100.00%) RPG IV
1 13 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) JD Edwards
2 4 (30.77%) Axway
2 4 (30.77%) SEEBURGER