Period
to 23 January 2018

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 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Biometrics
England > West Midlands
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 302 303
Permanent jobs citing Biometrics 0 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - 0.13% 0.067%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.15% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 0 14 7
West Midlands median annual salary - £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25% -
England median annual salary £52,500 £57,604 £50,000
% change year-on-year -8.86% +15.21% +25.00%

Biometrics is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following 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 or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 8,730 9,379 9,107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 88.41% 89.91% 87.69%
Number of salaries quoted 6,867 7,343 7,585
West Midlands median annual salary £41,250 £41,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.60% - +3.75%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £63,750
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