Period
to 24 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Biometrics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Biometrics over the 6 months to 24 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Biometrics
England > West Midlands
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 346 326
Permanent jobs citing Biometrics 0 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - 0.032% 0.027%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.037% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 4
West Midlands median annual salary - £60,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +50.00% -
England median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +37.50% -

Biometrics is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 8967 10917 9801
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 89.22% 88.25% 86.73%
Number of salaries quoted 7410 8578 8064
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.84% +1.88% -
10th Percentile £26,000 £24,750 £24,750
90th Percentile £61,763 £66,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Biometrics
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Biometrics in the West Midlands

Biometrics
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Biometrics in the West Midlands