Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for VMS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VMS over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMS
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 196 214 178
Rank change year-on-year +18 -36 +18
Permanent jobs citing VMS 1 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.026% 0.021% 0.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.13% 0.12% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 6
Birmingham median annual salary £26,000 £47,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -45.26% +46.15% -23.53%
10th Percentile £25,500 £43,750 £23,125
90th Percentile £26,500 £51,250 £44,875
West Midlands median annual salary £26,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year -30.67% -3.85% -8.24%

VMS is in the Operating Systems 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 operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 788 831 880
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 20.35% 17.46% 22.49%
Number of salaries quoted 714 655 774
Birmingham median annual salary £38,750 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% -3.85% +1.30%
10th Percentile £25,750 £23,000 £24,313
90th Percentile £57,500 £62,500 £58,750
West Midlands median annual salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.86% -6.67% +5.63%

VMS
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for VMS in Birmingham

VMS
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for VMS in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing VMS 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 VMS.

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) MBA
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Tableau
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) Statistical Inference

VMS
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 (100.00%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Report Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Statistical Inference
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Tableau