The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IVR in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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 / North West
Rank - 232 241
Permanent jobs citing IVR 0 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West - 0.11% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.27% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 7
Median salary - £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.26%  
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 North West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2477 2211 2333
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 40.30% 38.91% 35.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1991 1802 1870
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

IVR
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 North West

IVR
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IVR in the North West.

Salary trend for IVR in the North West

IVR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

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 North West region with a requirement for IVR.

1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (50.00%) VoIP
1 3 (50.00%) Adobe
1 3 (50.00%) BASE24
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Android
1 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (50.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (33.33%) SDLC
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 2 (33.33%) Case Management
2 2 (33.33%) Feasibility Study
2 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Corporate Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) SLA
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (16.67%) Sun Certification
3 1 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

IVR
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 3 (50.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) VoIP
2 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco ICM
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (16.67%) IP Telephony
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
1 2 (33.33%) Corporate Banking
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Help Desk Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Android Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Android Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco IPT Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) iOS Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Telephony Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) CSS3
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (16.67%) Mainframe
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile Banking
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Android
1 3 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (33.33%) Case Management
2 2 (33.33%) Feasibility Study
2 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 2 (33.33%) SDLC
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) API Development
3 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Campaign Management
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Investment Management
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) CCNP
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
1 1 (16.67%) QA
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (16.67%) BT
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Sun
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