Period
to 22 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for RS-232 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited RS-232 over the 6 months to 22 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

RS-232
England > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank - 278 319
Permanent jobs citing RS-232 0 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - 0.13% 0.030%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.62% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 3
West Midlands median annual salary - £55,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +25.00% +10.00%
England median annual salary £48,750 £42,500 £43,250
% change year-on-year +14.71% -1.73% +8.13%

RS-232 is in the Communications and Computer Networking 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 communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,261 1,603 1,452
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 19.47% 20.12% 14.73%
Number of salaries quoted 907 1,150 1,092
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £24,250 £24,225 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,700 £65,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

RS-232
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing RS-232 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for RS-232 in the West Midlands

RS-232
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing RS-232 in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for RS-232 in the West Midlands