Period
to 3 December 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for Broadband skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Broadband over the 6 months to 3 December 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Broadband
England > Midlands
6 months to
3 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 190 276 338
Rank change year-on-year +86 +62 +12
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 22 72 33
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.46% 0.64% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.73% 3.38% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4 73 24
Median annual salary £43,750 £42,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% +17.24% -3.33%
10th Percentile £41,250 £20,600 £21,253
90th Percentile £51,000 £52,500 £51,375
England median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

Broadband is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 806 2,128 2,242
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 16.75% 18.88% 17.29%
Number of salaries quoted 644 1,554 1,642
Median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,500 £23,140
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Broadband
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing Broadband as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Broadband in the Midlands

Broadband
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Broadband in the Midlands.

Salary trend for Broadband in the Midlands

Broadband
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Broadband within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 3 December 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Midlands +66 21 £45,000 +5.88% 10
East Midlands +62 1 £42,500 -5.56% 6
Broadband
England

For the 6 months to 3 December 2020, IT jobs citing Broadband 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Broadband.

1 11 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 10 (45.45%) Smart Home
3 7 (31.82%) Data Science
3 7 (31.82%) Decision-Making
3 7 (31.82%) Data-Driven Decision Making
3 7 (31.82%) Visualisation
3 7 (31.82%) Data Visualisation
3 7 (31.82%) T-SQL
3 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
3 7 (31.82%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (31.82%) Migration
3 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (31.82%) Software Engineering
3 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (31.82%) Time Management
4 6 (27.27%) SQL
5 5 (22.73%) E-Commerce
5 5 (22.73%) SOA
5 5 (22.73%) Node.js
5 5 (22.73%) Product Management
5 5 (22.73%) User Experience
5 5 (22.73%) Design Thinking
5 5 (22.73%) React
6 4 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (18.18%) Mobile First
6 4 (18.18%) Cloud Native
6 4 (18.18%) Personalization
6 4 (18.18%) Lean Software Development
6 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills

Broadband
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 4 (18.18%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (9.09%) AWS
2 2 (9.09%) Azure
2 2 (9.09%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) BGP
1 3 (13.64%) Ethernet
1 3 (13.64%) HSRP
1 3 (13.64%) MPLS
1 3 (13.64%) OSPF
1 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (31.82%) SQL Server
1 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 7 (31.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (18.18%) Retail
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Games
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Developer
1 6 (27.27%) Senior Developer
2 5 (22.73%) Senior SQL Developer
2 5 (22.73%) Software Manager
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Engineering Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Data Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Development Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Lead Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Network Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Principal Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Product Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Data Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Product Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) Node.js
1 5 (22.73%) React
2 4 (18.18%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) Smart Home
2 5 (22.73%) User Experience
3 4 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (18.18%) Cloud Native
4 2 (9.09%) Public Cloud
5 1 (4.55%) Algorithms
5 1 (4.55%) Data Structures
5 1 (4.55%) Fibre Optics
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (31.82%) Data Science
2 7 (31.82%) Data Visualisation
2 7 (31.82%) Data-Driven Decision Making
2 7 (31.82%) Decision-Making
2 7 (31.82%) Migration
2 7 (31.82%) Software Engineering
2 7 (31.82%) Time Management
2 7 (31.82%) Visualisation
3 5 (22.73%) Design Thinking
3 5 (22.73%) E-Commerce
3 5 (22.73%) Product Management
3 5 (22.73%) SOA
4 4 (18.18%) Coaching
4 4 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (18.18%) Lean Software Development
4 4 (18.18%) Microservices
4 4 (18.18%) Mobile First
4 4 (18.18%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) T-SQL
2 6 (27.27%) SQL
3 3 (13.64%) Java
4 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) CCNP
1 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (13.64%) JNCIA
2 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Data Quality
1 1 (4.55%) GDPR
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) GoldenSource