The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IVR in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IVR over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Interactive Voice Response (IVR)
England / East of England
Rank 241 259 265
Rank change year-on-year +18 +6  
Permanent jobs citing IVR 1 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.016% 0.082% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.044% 0.19% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 5
Median salary £27,500 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.29% -15.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% -15.00%  

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 the East of England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2283 3128 2963
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 37.37% 42.50% 40.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1746 2366 2328
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

IVR
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing IVR as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for IVR in the East of England

IVR
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for IVR in the East of England

IVR
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IVR within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +10 1 £27,500 -35.29%
IVR
England

IVR
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 East of England region with a requirement for IVR.

1 6 (85.71%) Telecoms
2 5 (71.43%) Mitel
2 5 (71.43%) IP Telephony
3 2 (28.57%) Unified Communications
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) MS Office
4 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) B2B
4 1 (14.29%) Avaya
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Coaching
4 1 (14.29%) Software Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Presales
4 1 (14.29%) Billing
4 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (14.29%) Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (14.29%) Product Management
4 1 (14.29%) Customer Engagement

IVR
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) IP Telephony
2 2 (28.57%) Unified Communications
General
1 6 (85.71%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Billing
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Mitel Engineer
1 5 (71.43%) Mitel Support
1 5 (71.43%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Product Owner
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) B2B
2 1 (14.29%) Coaching
2 1 (14.29%) CRM
2 1 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (14.29%) Presales
2 1 (14.29%) Product Management
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Software Delivery
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Mitel
2 1 (14.29%) Avaya