Period
to 18 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for SoftLayer skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SoftLayer over the 6 months to 18 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM SoftLayer
England > West Midlands
6 months to
18 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 299 -
Permanent jobs citing SoftLayer 0 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - 0.075% -
As % of the Cloud Services category - 0.37% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
West Midlands median annual salary - £65,000 -
England median annual salary £34,000 £60,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year -43.33% -11.11% +12.50%

SoftLayer is in the Cloud Services 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 cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2,109 1,905 1,472
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 26.81% 20.30% 14.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1,666 1,508 1,240
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,225 £63,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

SoftLayer
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for SoftLayer in the West Midlands

SoftLayer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for SoftLayer in the West Midlands