The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for ODBC skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited ODBC over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Database Connectivity (ODBC)
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 115 141 120
Rank change year-on-year +26 -21  
Permanent jobs citing ODBC 5 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.27% 0.042% 0.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.81% 0.15% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Median salary - £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +26.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £31,000 £35,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -11.42% -26.31%  

ODBC is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework 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 industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 615 673 593
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 32.98% 28.08% 34.34%
Number of salaries quoted 547 602 541
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

ODBC
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing ODBC as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for ODBC in Birmingham

ODBC
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for ODBC in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing ODBC 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 ODBC.

1 5 (55.56%) HTML
1 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
1 5 (55.56%) CSS
1 5 (55.56%) JDBC
1 5 (55.56%) Web Services
1 5 (55.56%) LDAP
1 5 (55.56%) SSL
1 5 (55.56%) SAML
1 5 (55.56%) Multimedia
1 5 (55.56%) Software Architecture
1 5 (55.56%) REST
1 5 (55.56%) AngularJS
1 5 (55.56%) ServiceNow
1 5 (55.56%) Enterprise Architecture
1 5 (55.56%) Ajax
1 5 (55.56%) Presales
1 5 (55.56%) Service Design
1 5 (55.56%) Customer Requirements
2 4 (44.44%) MS Access
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) VBA
3 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
4 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills

ODBC
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:

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) LDAP
1 5 (55.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) MS Access
2 2 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (11.11%) OLAP
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (55.56%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Architect
1 5 (55.56%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Database Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Database Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Information Manager
3 1 (11.11%) NHS Information Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Report Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) Ajax
1 5 (55.56%) AngularJS
1 5 (55.56%) CSS
1 5 (55.56%) HTML
1 5 (55.56%) JDBC
1 5 (55.56%) REST
1 5 (55.56%) SAML
1 5 (55.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Customer Requirements
1 5 (55.56%) Enterprise Architecture
1 5 (55.56%) Presales
1 5 (55.56%) Service Design
1 5 (55.56%) Software Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Data Mapping
2 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
2 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
2 1 (11.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) ServiceNow
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft