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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Semantic Web
Rank 111 111 108
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs citing Semantic Web 15 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.85% 0.16% 0.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.79% 0.55% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 6
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,000 £66,250
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £40,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -3.03%
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
537 541 443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 30.34% 29.69% 26.21%
Number of salaries quoted 423 492 388
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 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 29 (100.00%) Java
1 29 (100.00%) OO
2 28 (96.55%) .NET
2 28 (96.55%) RDBMS
2 28 (96.55%) C#
2 28 (96.55%) Software Engineering
2 28 (96.55%) Relational Database
3 22 (75.86%) Analytics
3 22 (75.86%) Oracle
3 22 (75.86%) Sybase
4 1 (3.45%) Apache Jena
4 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.45%) SPARQL
4 1 (3.45%) Financial Analysis
4 1 (3.45%) Ontologies
4 1 (3.45%) Degree
4 1 (3.45%) OOP
4 1 (3.45%) Postgraduate
4 1 (3.45%) Data Modelling
4 1 (3.45%) XML
4 1 (3.45%) RDF
4 1 (3.45%) Project Management
4 1 (3.45%) Finance

Semantic Web
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 28 (96.55%) RDBMS
1 28 (96.55%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (55.17%) Software Engineer
2 8 (27.59%) Software Manager
3 7 (24.14%) Developer
4 6 (20.69%) Development Manager
4 6 (20.69%) Software Developer
4 6 (20.69%) Graduate
4 6 (20.69%) Software Development Manager
4 6 (20.69%) Graduate Software Developer
4 6 (20.69%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Semantic Web Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Java Web Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Java Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (96.55%) .NET
2 1 (3.45%) Apache Jena
2 1 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
1 1 (3.45%) Ontologies
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (100.00%) OO
2 28 (96.55%) Software Engineering
3 22 (75.86%) Analytics
4 1 (3.45%) Financial Analysis
4 1 (3.45%) OOP
4 1 (3.45%) Data Modelling
4 1 (3.45%) RDF
4 1 (3.45%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) Java
2 28 (96.55%) C#
3 1 (3.45%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
1 1 (3.45%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 22 (75.86%) Oracle
1 22 (75.86%) Sybase