Period
to 10 December 2018

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 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Data Structures
England > West Midlands
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 250 230 282
Rank change year-on-year -20 +52 -20
Permanent jobs citing Data Structures 38 91 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.46% 0.91% 0.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.15% 2.48% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 37 85 37
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -25.00% +30.20%
10th Percentile £30,500 £21,250 £30,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £56,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £55,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +12.61% -11.20% +4.17%

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 3,310 3,668 3,965
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 40.16% 36.72% 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2,359 2,870 2,896
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,225 £23,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £63,875
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +2.56%

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 10 December 2018.

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 10 December 2018. 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
Birmingham +4 15 £40,000 +6.67% 3
Warwickshire +38 7 £55,000 +25.00% 1
Staffordshire -3 5 £31,000 -11.43%
Coventry - 5 £60,000 - 1
Solihull +3 2 £70,000 +211.11%
Shropshire - 2 £44,000 -
Data Structures
England

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, 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 16 (42.11%) SQL
2 13 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (31.58%) Scrum
3 12 (31.58%) JavaScript
3 12 (31.58%) MySQL
3 12 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (31.58%) Algorithms
4 11 (28.95%) Issue Tracking
4 11 (28.95%) Python
4 11 (28.95%) SQL Server
4 11 (28.95%) DB2
4 11 (28.95%) Microsoft Office
4 11 (28.95%) Project Management
4 11 (28.95%) JIRA
4 11 (28.95%) QA
4 11 (28.95%) Atlassian
4 11 (28.95%) Multithreading
4 11 (28.95%) Confluence
4 11 (28.95%) GitHub
4 11 (28.95%) Jenkins
5 10 (26.32%) Finance
5 10 (26.32%) BusinessObjects
6 8 (21.05%) Degree
7 7 (18.42%) NoSQL
7 7 (18.42%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (18.42%) Oracle
8 6 (15.79%) Sybase
8 6 (15.79%) Linux
8 6 (15.79%) Informix
8 6 (15.79%) TOGAF

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 11 (28.95%) Confluence
2 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (28.95%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (28.95%) GitHub
2 5 (13.16%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) ASN.1
1 1 (2.63%) HTTP
1 1 (2.63%) MQTT
1 1 (2.63%) SAN
1 1 (2.63%) SMS
1 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.63%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (31.58%) MySQL
2 11 (28.95%) DB2
2 11 (28.95%) SQL Server
3 10 (26.32%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (18.42%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (18.42%) NoSQL
5 6 (15.79%) Informix
5 6 (15.79%) Power BI
6 5 (13.16%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 5 (13.16%) Amazon RDS
6 5 (13.16%) MongoDB
6 5 (13.16%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (13.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (7.89%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (7.89%) QlikView
7 3 (7.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (2.63%) OLAP
9 1 (2.63%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 11 (28.95%) Jenkins
1 11 (28.95%) JIRA
2 3 (7.89%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (26.32%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Retail
3 2 (5.26%) Marketing
4 1 (2.63%) Automotive
4 1 (2.63%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 14 (36.84%) Architect
2 12 (31.58%) Developer
3 9 (23.68%) JavaScript Developer
4 6 (15.79%) Analyst
4 6 (15.79%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 6 (15.79%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (13.16%) Database Architect
5 5 (13.16%) DBA
6 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Architect
7 2 (5.26%) Python Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Lead Architect
8 1 (2.63%) Lead Software Architect
8 1 (2.63%) MySQL Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Senior Architect
8 1 (2.63%) Senior C# Software Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.63%) Strategy Analyst
8 1 (2.63%) Supply Chain Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) .NET
1 1 (2.63%) .NET Framework
1 1 (2.63%) Apache Avro
1 1 (2.63%) jQuery
1 1 (2.63%) JSON
1 1 (2.63%) WinForms
1 1 (2.63%) WPF
1 1 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (31.58%) Algorithms
2 5 (13.16%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (13.16%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.63%) Clustering
4 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.63%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.63%) FMCG
4 1 (2.63%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.63%) Replication
4 1 (2.63%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.79%) Linux
2 2 (5.26%) Windows
3 1 (2.63%) Unix
3 1 (2.63%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (31.58%) Scrum
3 11 (28.95%) Issue Tracking
3 11 (28.95%) Multithreading
3 11 (28.95%) Project Management
4 6 (15.79%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (15.79%) Financial Modelling
4 6 (15.79%) Front End Development
4 6 (15.79%) High Availability
4 6 (15.79%) Technical Leadership
4 6 (15.79%) TOGAF
5 5 (13.16%) Customer Engagement
5 5 (13.16%) Database Security
5 5 (13.16%) E-Commerce
5 5 (13.16%) Performance Metrics
5 5 (13.16%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (13.16%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (7.89%) SDET
6 3 (7.89%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 16 (42.11%) SQL
2 12 (31.58%) JavaScript
3 11 (28.95%) Python
4 3 (7.89%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.63%) C#
5 1 (2.63%) PHP
5 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (21.05%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.63%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (28.95%) QA
2 5 (13.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 11 (28.95%) Atlassian
2 7 (18.42%) Oracle
3 6 (15.79%) Sybase
4 3 (7.89%) Tableau
5 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.63%) Apple
6 1 (2.63%) Birst
6 1 (2.63%) Google
6 1 (2.63%) IBM