Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Rackspace products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Rackspace over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 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 Rackspace.

Rackspace
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 185 207 191
Rank change year-on-year +22 -16 +6
Permanent jobs citing Rackspace 7 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.18% 0.11% 0.076%
As % of the Vendors category 0.39% 0.22% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 3
Birmingham median annual salary - £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +26.67% +7.14%
West Midlands median annual salary - £47,500 £33,750
% change year-on-year - +40.74% -3.57%

Rackspace 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 1816 2229 1907
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 47.14% 47.07% 48.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1367 1455 1611
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.66% -3.53% -1.16%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £70,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Rackspace
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Rackspace in Birmingham

Rackspace
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Rackspace in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Rackspace 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 Rackspace.

1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) PHP
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) Python
1 7 (100.00%) CMS
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) QA
1 7 (100.00%) Drupal
1 7 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 7 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (100.00%) Capistrano
1 7 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 7 (100.00%) Node.js
1 7 (100.00%) Splunk
1 7 (100.00%) GitHub
1 7 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
1 7 (100.00%) DevOps
1 7 (100.00%) Pingdom
1 7 (100.00%) Datadog
1 7 (100.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 7 (100.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 7 (100.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 7 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 7 (100.00%) Codeship
1 7 (100.00%) GoCD
1 7 (100.00%) Vagrant
1 7 (100.00%) Docker

Rackspace
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 7 (100.00%) CMS
1 7 (100.00%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 7 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (100.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 7 (100.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 7 (100.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 7 (100.00%) Datadog
1 7 (100.00%) GitHub
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
1 7 (100.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 7 (100.00%) Codeship
1 7 (100.00%) GoCD
1 7 (100.00%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) DevOps Manager
2 2 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) Node.js
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 7 (100.00%) DevOps
1 7 (100.00%) Release Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) PHP
1 7 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 7 (100.00%) Python
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (100.00%) Capistrano
1 7 (100.00%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Splunk