The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IVR in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IVR over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Interactive Voice Response (IVR)
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 138 122
Rank change year-on-year +8 -16  
Permanent jobs citing IVR 3 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.15% 0.21% 0.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.39% 0.51% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 1
Median salary £30,000 £45,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.33% -25.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -20.00%  

IVR is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 765 982 692
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 39.01% 41.63% 34.39%
Number of salaries quoted 809 813 874
Median salary £42,972 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.11% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

IVR
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for IVR in Birmingham

IVR
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for IVR in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing IVR also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for IVR.

1 9 (100.00%) VoIP
1 9 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 9 (100.00%) Mitel
2 7 (77.78%) VLAN
2 7 (77.78%) Mobile Device Management
2 7 (77.78%) MobileIron
2 7 (77.78%) ADSL
2 7 (77.78%) Wi-Fi
2 7 (77.78%) MPLS
3 2 (22.22%) Handset

IVR
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:

Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) VoIP
2 7 (77.78%) ADSL
2 7 (77.78%) MPLS
2 7 (77.78%) VLAN
2 7 (77.78%) Wi-Fi
General
1 9 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Analyst
1 7 (77.78%) Telecoms Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) IT Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Administrator
3 2 (22.22%) Mitel Support
3 2 (22.22%) Telecoms Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Handset
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Mobile Device Management
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Mitel
2 7 (77.78%) MobileIron