The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Squid skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Squid over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Squid Cache
England / West Midlands
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 242 -
Permanent jobs citing Squid 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - 0.049% -
As % of the System Software category - 0.45% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Median salary - £45,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -29.34% +8.23%  

Squid is in the system software skills category. The next 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 system software skills.

System Software Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 572 674 570
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 11.03% 11.07% 9.91%
Number of salaries quoted 472 556 497
Median salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.31% +8.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,949 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.56% +4.00%  

Squid
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Squid as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for Squid in the West Midlands

Squid
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Squid in the West Midlands