Period
to 17 October 2018

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 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

VMS
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 187 204 224
Rank change year-on-year +17 +20 -33
Permanent jobs citing VMS 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.055% 0.026% 0.021%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.35% 0.12% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 1
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £26,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +82.69% -45.26% -
10th Percentile £46,250 £25,500 £43,750
90th Percentile £48,750 £26,500 £51,250
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £26,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +82.69% -30.67% -21.05%

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 578 805 863
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 15.82% 21.22% 17.80%
Number of salaries quoted 454 724 677
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% +10.00% -10.26%
10th Percentile £21,725 £26,075 £21,650
90th Percentile £59,625 £55,875 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £38,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.94% +2.86% -5.41%

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 17 October 2018, IT jobs citing VMS 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 VMS.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) LINQ
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) CAML
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Information Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
1 2 (100.00%) Metadata Management
1 2 (100.00%) React
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Search
1 2 (100.00%) Problem-Solving

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) CAML
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) LINQ
1 2 (100.00%) React
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Search
1 2 (100.00%) Information Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Metadata Management
1 2 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft