Period
to 18 March 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Structures in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Data Structures over the 6 months to 18 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Structures
England > West Midlands
6 months to
18 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 237 248 251
Rank change year-on-year +11 +3 +19
Permanent jobs citing Data Structures 48 64 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.61% 0.65% 0.58%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.46% 1.76% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 47 49 49
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -4.59%
10th Percentile £30,000 £21,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £65,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% - +7.14%

Data Structures is in the Generic IT Skills 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 generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 3,296 3,628 3,768
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 41.68% 36.82% 37.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2,258 2,612 2,823
West Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,750 £24,500
90th Percentile £70,075 £62,500 £62,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

Data Structures
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Structures in the West Midlands

Data Structures
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Data Structures in the West Midlands

Data Structures
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Data Structures in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 18 March 2019.

Salary histogram for Data Structures in the West Midlands

Data Structures
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 Data Structures within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 March 2019. 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
Warwickshire +26 18 £55,000 -8.33% 3
Birmingham -5 17 £38,750 -29.55% 13
Staffordshire +5 4 £35,000 - 3
Shropshire - 3 £35,000 - 1
Walsall - 2 £42,500 - 1
Coventry - 2 £50,000 - 1
Solihull +6 1 £27,500 +22.22% 3
Data Structures
England

For the 6 months to 18 March 2019, IT jobs citing Data Structures 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Data Structures.

1 18 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 16 (33.33%) SQL
3 13 (27.08%) BusinessObjects
3 13 (27.08%) Change Management
3 13 (27.08%) MySQL
4 12 (25.00%) Oracle
4 12 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (22.92%) Finance
5 11 (22.92%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (22.92%) DB2
6 10 (20.83%) Sybase
6 10 (20.83%) Informix
6 10 (20.83%) TOGAF
6 10 (20.83%) Degree
6 10 (20.83%) Financial Modelling
6 10 (20.83%) Algorithms
6 10 (20.83%) Technical Leadership
7 9 (18.75%) Power BI
7 9 (18.75%) QA
7 9 (18.75%) Microsoft Office
7 9 (18.75%) JavaScript
8 8 (16.67%) Project Management
8 8 (16.67%) Scrum
8 8 (16.67%) JIRA
8 8 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (16.67%) Atlassian
8 8 (16.67%) Multithreading
8 8 (16.67%) Confluence
8 8 (16.67%) GitHub

Data Structures
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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (16.67%) Confluence
2 3 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.08%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 9 (18.75%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (16.67%) GitHub
2 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.17%) BrowserStack
4 1 (2.08%) Office 365
4 1 (2.08%) PaaS
4 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) SAN
1 1 (2.08%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 13 (27.08%) BusinessObjects
2 13 (27.08%) MySQL
3 11 (22.92%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (22.92%) DB2
4 10 (20.83%) Informix
5 9 (18.75%) Power BI
6 8 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (10.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (6.25%) QlikView
9 2 (4.17%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (2.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (2.08%) MongoDB
10 1 (2.08%) NoSQL
10 1 (2.08%) OLAP
10 1 (2.08%) OLTP
10 1 (2.08%) PowerPivot
10 1 (2.08%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 8 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 8 (16.67%) JIRA
2 5 (10.42%) Git (software)
3 4 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (6.25%) Cucumber
4 3 (6.25%) Visual Studio
5 2 (4.17%) Appium
5 2 (4.17%) Maven
5 2 (4.17%) Robot Framework
5 2 (4.17%) Robotium
5 2 (4.17%) Selenium
5 2 (4.17%) TestNG
5 2 (4.17%) WebDriver
6 1 (2.08%) Mercurial
6 1 (2.08%) Subversion
General
1 11 (22.92%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (33.33%) Analyst
2 12 (25.00%) Architect
3 11 (22.92%) Change Analyst
3 11 (22.92%) Developer
3 11 (22.92%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (10.42%) SQL Developer
5 4 (8.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 4 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) Senior Change Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 4 (8.33%) Senior SQL Developer
6 3 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Business Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Development Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) IT Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Software Development Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Software Test Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Test Development Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.08%) .NET
1 1 (2.08%) .NET Framework
1 1 (2.08%) CSS
1 1 (2.08%) HTML
1 1 (2.08%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.83%) Algorithms
2 4 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.08%) Clustering
4 1 (2.08%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.08%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.08%) FMCG
4 1 (2.08%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.08%) Replication
4 1 (2.08%) User Experience
4 1 (2.08%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.17%) Linux
2 1 (2.08%) Unix
2 1 (2.08%) Windows
2 1 (2.08%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.08%) Change Management
2 12 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (20.83%) Financial Modelling
3 10 (20.83%) Technical Leadership
3 10 (20.83%) TOGAF
4 8 (16.67%) Issue Tracking
4 8 (16.67%) Multithreading
4 8 (16.67%) Project Management
4 8 (16.67%) Scrum
5 7 (14.58%) Data Modelling
6 6 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
6 6 (12.50%) Visualisation
7 5 (10.42%) Business Continuity
7 5 (10.42%) Kimball Methodology
7 5 (10.42%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (10.42%) Software Engineering
8 4 (8.33%) Front End Development
9 3 (6.25%) SDET
9 3 (6.25%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 16 (33.33%) SQL
2 9 (18.75%) JavaScript
3 6 (12.50%) Python
4 5 (10.42%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.17%) C#
5 2 (4.17%) Java
5 2 (4.17%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (20.83%) Degree
2 2 (4.17%) IIBA
2 2 (4.17%) ISEB
2 2 (4.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.75%) QA
2 4 (8.33%) SLA
3 1 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 12 (25.00%) Oracle
2 10 (20.83%) Sybase
3 8 (16.67%) Atlassian
4 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 6 (12.50%) Tableau
5 1 (2.08%) Birst
5 1 (2.08%) Cognos
5 1 (2.08%) Google
5 1 (2.08%) IBM
5 1 (2.08%) SAP