Period
to 22 October 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for knowledge and experience of IFS products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IFS over the 6 months to 22 October 2018 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 IFS AB.

IFS
England > Midlands
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 359 380 423
Rank change year-on-year +21 +43 -23
Permanent jobs citing IFS 13 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.097% 0.10% 0.044%
As % of the Vendors category 0.21% 0.23% 0.095%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 6
Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -16.67% +13.21%
10th Percentile £21,700 £29,250 £34,375
90th Percentile £59,250 £51,750 £57,500
England median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% -5.26% +18.75%

IFS 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 the Midlands.

All Vendors
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 6,312 6,525 8,431
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 47.03% 43.66% 46.07%
Number of salaries quoted 4,742 5,181 6,175
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £24,025 £23,750 £22,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

IFS
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing IFS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for IFS in the Midlands

IFS
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for IFS in the Midlands

IFS
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IFS in the Midlands over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for IFS in the Midlands

IFS
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 IFS within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 October 2018. 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
East Midlands -8 7 £38,000 -10.59% 5
West Midlands +25 6 £50,000 +33.33% 2
IFS
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, IT jobs citing IFS 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 IFS.

1 12 (92.31%) ERP
2 10 (76.92%) Project Management
3 8 (61.54%) Epicor
3 8 (61.54%) SQL
4 7 (53.85%) SAP
4 7 (53.85%) Sage
4 7 (53.85%) Manufacturing
5 5 (38.46%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
6 4 (30.77%) Advertising
6 4 (30.77%) Infor
7 3 (23.08%) SAP Business One
7 3 (23.08%) Finance
7 3 (23.08%) Retail
7 3 (23.08%) CRM
7 3 (23.08%) PL/SQL
7 3 (23.08%) C#
7 3 (23.08%) Oracle
7 3 (23.08%) SAP HANA
8 2 (15.38%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (15.38%) GDPR
8 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
8 2 (15.38%) Coaching
8 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
8 2 (15.38%) .NET
8 2 (15.38%) C++
8 2 (15.38%) Java
8 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
8 2 (15.38%) JD Edwards

IFS
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:

Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) SAP Business One
2 2 (15.38%) SAP ERP
3 1 (7.69%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (7.69%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (7.69%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (7.69%) Infor CloudSuite
3 1 (7.69%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
3 1 (7.69%) Infor M3
3 1 (7.69%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (23.08%) SAP HANA
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (53.85%) Manufacturing
2 4 (30.77%) Advertising
3 3 (23.08%) Finance
3 3 (23.08%) Retail
4 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) SAP Business One Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) SAP Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) ERP Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Graduate
3 2 (15.38%) Graduate Developer
3 2 (15.38%) SAP Business Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Coordinator
4 1 (7.69%) Dynamics AX Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) ERP Developer
4 1 (7.69%) ERP Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) JDE Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) SAP Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Support Technician
4 1 (7.69%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.69%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) ERP
2 10 (76.92%) Project Management
3 3 (23.08%) CRM
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) Coaching
4 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.69%) API Development
5 1 (7.69%) Change Management
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.69%) Critical Path Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Decision-Making
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL
5 1 (7.69%) Logistics
5 1 (7.69%) PLM
5 1 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
5 1 (7.69%) Scrum
5 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
5 1 (7.69%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) C#
2 3 (23.08%) PL/SQL
3 2 (15.38%) C++
3 2 (15.38%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
4 1 (7.69%) VB
4 1 (7.69%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) HNC
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Virtual Servers
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Epicor
2 7 (53.85%) Sage
2 7 (53.85%) SAP
3 4 (30.77%) Infor
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 3 (23.08%) Oracle
5 2 (15.38%) JD Edwards
5 2 (15.38%) VMware
6 1 (7.69%) Adobe
6 1 (7.69%) Baan