Period
to 17 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Logistics skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Logistics over the 6 months to 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Logistics
England > West Midlands
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 167 132 144
Rank change year-on-year -35 +12 -9
Permanent jobs citing Logistics 111 211 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.43% 2.17% 2.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.57% 2.38% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 70 136 156
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,575 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,750 £62,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% -7.77% +0.98%

Logistics 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 7,073 8,848 9,694
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 91.16% 90.80% 91.86%
Number of salaries quoted 5,303 7,018 7,606
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.76% -1.20% +1.22%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £70,250 £66,250 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Logistics
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Logistics in the West Midlands

Logistics
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Logistics in the West Midlands

Logistics
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Logistics in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Logistics in the West Midlands

Logistics
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 Logistics within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 17 January 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
Birmingham -73 29 £68,500 +44.21% 17
Coventry +15 17 £45,000 +32.35%
Warwickshire +27 14 £40,000 -5.88% 6
Staffordshire +23 10 £55,000 +59.42% 2
Shropshire - 5 £40,000 - 1
Solihull +10 1 £31,500 -13.70%
Logistics
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, IT jobs citing Logistics 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 Logistics.

1 37 (33.33%) SAP
2 29 (26.13%) Retail
3 28 (25.23%) Manufacturing
4 27 (24.32%) Project Management
5 25 (22.52%) Finance
6 21 (18.92%) ERP
7 19 (17.12%) Degree
7 19 (17.12%) Stakeholder Management
8 18 (16.22%) PRINCE2
9 17 (15.32%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (14.41%) SAP PP
10 16 (14.41%) E-Commerce
11 15 (13.51%) SQL
12 13 (11.71%) Microsoft
13 12 (10.81%) CRM
14 11 (9.91%) SQL Server
14 11 (9.91%) PMI Certification
14 11 (9.91%) SAP SCM
15 10 (9.01%) Analytical Skills
15 10 (9.01%) Problem-Solving
16 9 (8.11%) Software Delivery
16 9 (8.11%) SAP APO
16 9 (8.11%) IBM
16 9 (8.11%) SLA
17 8 (7.21%) PMI
17 8 (7.21%) SAP WM
17 8 (7.21%) PDA
18 7 (6.31%) Supply Chain Management
18 7 (6.31%) Test Automation
18 7 (6.31%) Business Intelligence

Logistics
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 1 (0.90%) Apache Spark
1 1 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (0.90%) IIS
1 1 (0.90%) MS Exchange
1 1 (0.90%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (6.31%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (3.60%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 16 (14.41%) SAP PP
2 11 (9.91%) SAP SCM
3 9 (8.11%) SAP APO
4 8 (7.21%) SAP WM
5 7 (6.31%) SAP S/4HANA
6 5 (4.50%) SAP MM
6 5 (4.50%) SAP SD
7 4 (3.60%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (3.60%) SAP Business ByDesign
7 4 (3.60%) SAP CO
7 4 (3.60%) SAP FI
7 4 (3.60%) SAP FI/CO
7 4 (3.60%) SAP PM
7 4 (3.60%) SAP PS
7 4 (3.60%) SAP QM
8 3 (2.70%) SAP ERP
8 3 (2.70%) SAP EWM
8 3 (2.70%) SAP GRC
9 2 (1.80%) NetSuite
10 1 (0.90%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.90%) Azure Data Factory
1 1 (0.90%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.80%) DWDM
2 1 (0.90%) Firewall
2 1 (0.90%) LAN
2 1 (0.90%) VLAN
2 1 (0.90%) VoIP
2 1 (0.90%) VPN
2 1 (0.90%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.91%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.60%) MongoDB
2 4 (3.60%) NoSQL
2 4 (3.60%) Relational Database
2 4 (3.60%) SAP HANA
2 4 (3.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (3.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (2.70%) Power BI
3 3 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (1.80%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 2 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.90%) Big Data
5 1 (0.90%) MySQL
5 1 (0.90%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 4 (3.60%) Rational Rose
2 2 (1.80%) JMeter
2 2 (1.80%) Selenium
2 2 (1.80%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.90%) eCATT
3 1 (0.90%) LSMW
General
1 29 (26.13%) Retail
2 28 (25.23%) Manufacturing
3 25 (22.52%) Finance
4 6 (5.41%) Pharmaceutical
4 6 (5.41%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.80%) Electronics
5 2 (1.80%) Legal
6 1 (0.90%) Advertising
6 1 (0.90%) Billing
6 1 (0.90%) Law
6 1 (0.90%) Marketing
6 1 (0.90%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 29 (26.13%) Consultant
2 21 (18.92%) SAP Consultant
3 17 (15.32%) Analyst
4 11 (9.91%) ERP Manager
4 11 (9.91%) Project Manager
5 9 (8.11%) SAP PP Consultant
6 7 (6.31%) Business Analyst
6 7 (6.31%) Software Project Manager
7 6 (5.41%) Architect
7 6 (5.41%) Implementation Manager
7 6 (5.41%) Programme Manager
7 6 (5.41%) SAP Analyst
8 5 (4.50%) Head of Delivery
8 5 (4.50%) IT Engineer
8 5 (4.50%) IT Manager
8 5 (4.50%) SAP APO Consultant
8 5 (4.50%) SAP MM Consultant
9 4 (3.60%) SAP WM Analyst
9 4 (3.60%) SAP WM Business Analyst
9 4 (3.60%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.41%) .NET
1 6 (5.41%) EDI
1 6 (5.41%) Web Services
2 5 (4.50%) Node.js
3 4 (3.60%) AngularJS
3 4 (3.60%) CSS
3 4 (3.60%) HTML
3 4 (3.60%) jQuery
3 4 (3.60%) JSON
3 4 (3.60%) React
3 4 (3.60%) Spring
4 2 (1.80%) Middleware
4 2 (1.80%) SOAP
5 1 (0.90%) IDoc
5 1 (0.90%) Kafka
5 1 (0.90%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.01%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.21%) PDA
2 8 (7.21%) PMI
3 6 (5.41%) Analytical Mindset
4 5 (4.50%) FMCG
4 5 (4.50%) iSeries
5 4 (3.60%) Device Driver
5 4 (3.60%) Fat Client
5 4 (3.60%) Thin Client
5 4 (3.60%) User Experience
6 3 (2.70%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.80%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.80%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.90%) Clustering
8 1 (0.90%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.90%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.90%) LIMS
8 1 (0.90%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.90%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.31%) Windows
2 3 (2.70%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.90%) Linux
3 1 (0.90%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.90%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (24.32%) Project Management
2 21 (18.92%) ERP
3 19 (17.12%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (16.22%) PRINCE2
5 17 (15.32%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (14.41%) E-Commerce
7 12 (10.81%) CRM
8 10 (9.01%) Problem-Solving
9 9 (8.11%) Software Delivery
10 7 (6.31%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (6.31%) Supply Chain Management
10 7 (6.31%) Test Automation
11 6 (5.41%) Decision-Making
11 6 (5.41%) IT Strategy
12 5 (4.50%) High Availability
12 5 (4.50%) OO
13 4 (3.60%) Change Management
13 4 (3.60%) Line Management
13 4 (3.60%) SOA
13 4 (3.60%) UML
Programming Languages
1 15 (13.51%) SQL
2 6 (5.41%) Java
3 5 (4.50%) C#
3 5 (4.50%) JavaScript
3 5 (4.50%) RPG
4 1 (0.90%) ABAP
4 1 (0.90%) PHP
4 1 (0.90%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.90%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (17.12%) Degree
2 11 (9.91%) PMI Certification
3 6 (5.41%) HNC
4 5 (4.50%) APMP
4 5 (4.50%) PMP
4 5 (4.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (3.60%) HND
6 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.90%) ACCA
7 1 (0.90%) CIMA
7 1 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.90%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.90%) ISEB
7 1 (0.90%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.11%) SLA
2 3 (2.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.80%) PMO
3 2 (1.80%) QA
4 1 (0.90%) COSHH
4 1 (0.90%) GDPR
4 1 (0.90%) HAZOP
4 1 (0.90%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (1.80%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.90%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 37 (33.33%) SAP
2 13 (11.71%) Microsoft
3 9 (8.11%) IBM
4 5 (4.50%) HP
5 4 (3.60%) Intel
5 4 (3.60%) JD Edwards
6 3 (2.70%) McKesson
6 3 (2.70%) Oracle
6 3 (2.70%) Sage
7 2 (1.80%) Cisco
7 2 (1.80%) Epicor
7 2 (1.80%) Infor
8 1 (0.90%) 3PAR
8 1 (0.90%) Alteryx
8 1 (0.90%) Google
8 1 (0.90%) Hortonworks
8 1 (0.90%) Mitel
8 1 (0.90%) RedPrairie
8 1 (0.90%) Tableau
8 1 (0.90%) VMware