The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Semantic Web in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Semantic Web over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Semantic Web
Rank 116 117 116
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Semantic Web 11 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.54% 0.16% 0.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.72% 0.44% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 6
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £56,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+41.25% -5.88%
Semantic Web
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Miscellaneous Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
638 685 674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 31.29% 35.86% 35.55%
Number of salaries quoted 508 590 595
Average salary £40,000 £43,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.51% +1.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Semantic Web
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Semantic Web across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Semantic Web Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Semantic Web
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Semantic Web across the Birmingham region.

Semantic Web Salary Trend in Birmingham

Semantic Web
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Semantic Web also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Semantic Web.

1 25 (100.00%) Java
1 25 (100.00%) OO
2 21 (84.00%) .NET
2 21 (84.00%) RDBMS
2 21 (84.00%) C#
2 21 (84.00%) Software Engineering
2 21 (84.00%) Relational Database
3 15 (60.00%) Analytics
3 15 (60.00%) Oracle
3 15 (60.00%) Sybase
4 4 (16.00%) Finance
4 4 (16.00%) Ontologies
4 4 (16.00%) Degree
4 4 (16.00%) Apache Jena
4 4 (16.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (16.00%) SPARQL
4 4 (16.00%) Financial Analysis
4 4 (16.00%) OOP
4 4 (16.00%) Postgraduate
4 4 (16.00%) Data Modelling
4 4 (16.00%) XML
4 4 (16.00%) RDF
4 4 (16.00%) Project Management

Semantic Web
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Semantic Web also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Semantic Web. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (84.00%) RDBMS
1 21 (84.00%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Software Engineer
2 10 (40.00%) Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Graduate
3 6 (24.00%) Software Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Graduate Software Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Graduate Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Java Web Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Semantic Web Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Java Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Web Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Development Manager
5 3 (12.00%) Software Development Manager
5 3 (12.00%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (84.00%) .NET
2 4 (16.00%) XML
2 4 (16.00%) Apache Jena
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Ontologies
1 4 (16.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) OO
2 21 (84.00%) Software Engineering
3 15 (60.00%) Analytics
4 4 (16.00%) OOP
4 4 (16.00%) Financial Analysis
4 4 (16.00%) Data Modelling
4 4 (16.00%) RDF
4 4 (16.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) Java
2 21 (84.00%) C#
3 4 (16.00%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Postgraduate
1 4 (16.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 15 (60.00%) Oracle
1 15 (60.00%) Sybase