The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Broadband skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Broadband over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Broadband
England / West Midlands
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 214 236 222
Rank change year-on-year +22 -14  
Permanent jobs citing Broadband 15 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.29% 0.081% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.88% 0.55% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 14 3 10
Median salary £37,500 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +33.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,525 £43,000 £31,725
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £33,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +19.40% -10.66%  

Broadband is in the communications and computer networking 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 communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 798 901 872
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 15.53% 14.61% 15.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1955 2309 2632
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £24,750 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £65,000 £61,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Broadband
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Broadband in the West Midlands

Broadband
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Broadband in the West Midlands

Broadband
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Broadband in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Broadband in the West Midlands

Broadband
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Broadband within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham - 8 £37,500 -
Coventry 0 3 £60,000 +33.33%
Staffordshire - 2 £42,500 - 1
Dudley - 1 £21,000 -
Broadband
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing Broadband 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Broadband.

1 24 (88.89%) Telecoms
2 18 (66.67%) WinForms
2 18 (66.67%) Scrum
2 18 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (66.67%) TDD
2 18 (66.67%) NUnit
2 18 (66.67%) WPF
2 18 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 18 (66.67%) Kanban
2 18 (66.67%) Spring.NET
2 18 (66.67%) C#
2 18 (66.67%) .NET
2 18 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 18 (66.67%) Windows
2 18 (66.67%) Dependency Injection
2 18 (66.67%) Inversion of Control
2 18 (66.67%) MSTest
2 18 (66.67%) MVVM
2 18 (66.67%) Rhino Mocks
2 18 (66.67%) Moq
2 18 (66.67%) Castle Windsor
2 18 (66.67%) Ninject
2 18 (66.67%) Unity DI Container
2 18 (66.67%) Greenfield Project
3 12 (44.44%) SQL Server 2016
4 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2014
4 6 (22.22%) VB
4 6 (22.22%) VB.NET
5 3 (11.11%) EMC
5 3 (11.11%) Ethernet

Broadband
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (3.70%) Lawson
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (3.70%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) ADSL2+
1 3 (11.11%) Ethernet
1 3 (11.11%) Gigabit Ethernet
1 3 (11.11%) VDSL
1 3 (11.11%) xDSL
2 2 (7.41%) Intranet
2 2 (7.41%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 12 (44.44%) SQL Server 2016
3 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (66.67%) Moq
1 18 (66.67%) MSTest
1 18 (66.67%) NUnit
1 18 (66.67%) Rhino Mocks
2 3 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 24 (88.89%) Telecoms
2 3 (11.11%) Electronics
2 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Manufacturing
3 2 (7.41%) Billing
4 1 (3.70%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 18 (66.67%) .NET Developer
1 18 (66.67%) Developer
1 18 (66.67%) Telecoms Developer
2 3 (11.11%) Design Engineer
2 3 (11.11%) Hardware Design Engineer
2 3 (11.11%) Hardware Engineer
2 3 (11.11%) Telecoms Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (7.41%) ICT Manager
4 1 (3.70%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (3.70%) Consultant
4 1 (3.70%) Field Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Implementation Consultant
4 1 (3.70%) Installations Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Software Consultant
4 1 (3.70%) Software Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (66.67%) .NET
1 18 (66.67%) Castle Windsor
1 18 (66.67%) Ninject
1 18 (66.67%) Spring.NET
1 18 (66.67%) Unity DI Container
1 18 (66.67%) WinForms
1 18 (66.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (66.67%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (11.11%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.41%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (3.70%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 18 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 18 (66.67%) Dependency Injection
1 18 (66.67%) Inversion of Control
1 18 (66.67%) Kanban
1 18 (66.67%) MVVM
1 18 (66.67%) Scrum
1 18 (66.67%) TDD
2 3 (11.11%) CAD
2 3 (11.11%) Project Management
3 2 (7.41%) BCP
3 2 (7.41%) Break/Fix
3 2 (7.41%) Business Continuity
3 2 (7.41%) Business Continuity Planning
3 2 (7.41%) Contract Management
3 2 (7.41%) CRM
3 2 (7.41%) Data Protection
3 2 (7.41%) Data Security
3 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (7.41%) Internal Audit
Programming Languages
1 18 (66.67%) C#
2 6 (22.22%) VB
2 6 (22.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) AAT
2 1 (3.70%) ACCA
2 1 (3.70%) CIMA
2 1 (3.70%) DBS Check
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Atmel
1 3 (11.11%) Cadence
1 3 (11.11%) EMC
2 1 (3.70%) BT
2 1 (3.70%) CODA
2 1 (3.70%) Epicor
2 1 (3.70%) Infor
2 1 (3.70%) JD Edwards
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle
2 1 (3.70%) Pegasus
2 1 (3.70%) Sage
2 1 (3.70%) SAP
2 1 (3.70%) Sun
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £19000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Stourbridge, West Midlands (County)
CloudThing
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago