The table below looks at the statistics for Internet skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet
Rank 145 129 86
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -43
Permanent jobs citing Internet 82 85 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.47% 1.72% 2.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.30% 11.02% 15.99%
Number of salaries quoted 75 66 90
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £19,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £48,750 £52,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
Internet
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
796 771 769
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.24% 15.60% 18.17%
Number of salaries quoted 680 685 593
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Internet across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Internet
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Internet Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Internet
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Internet across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Internet Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Internet
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +1 27 £40,000 +14.28% 5
Coventry -6 13 £38,522 -3.69% 6
Staffordshire -6 13 £47,500 +2.70% 3
Warwickshire -27 10 £38,000 -22.05%
Worcestershire +3 9 £42,500 +25.92% 10
Solihull +7 4 £34,000 +42.41%
Shropshire +5 1 £40,000 +122.22%
Dudley - 1 £29,500 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £22,500 - 1
Herefordshire - 1 £27,000 -
Internet
England

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Internet 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 Internet.

1 79 (39.30%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (36.82%) JavaScript
3 66 (32.84%) HTML
4 65 (32.34%) Linux
5 61 (30.35%) CSS
6 59 (29.35%) jQuery
7 55 (27.36%) PHP
8 50 (24.88%) Open Source
9 48 (23.88%) .NET
9 48 (23.88%) Apache
10 47 (23.38%) MySQL
11 44 (21.89%) Web Services
12 42 (20.90%) Windows
12 42 (20.90%) Git (software)
13 40 (19.90%) LAMP
14 39 (19.40%) Scrum
14 39 (19.40%) E-Commerce
14 39 (19.40%) XML
15 37 (18.41%) nginx
15 37 (18.41%) Web Development
16 36 (17.91%) JSON
16 36 (17.91%) Zend
16 36 (17.91%) Coaching
16 36 (17.91%) LEMP Stack
17 35 (17.41%) Line Management
17 35 (17.41%) Google
17 35 (17.41%) REST
17 35 (17.41%) C#
18 34 (16.92%) SOAP
18 34 (16.92%) Microsoft

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Internet 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 Internet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 48 (23.88%) Apache
2 37 (18.41%) nginx
3 15 (7.46%) IIS
4 9 (4.48%) Node.js
5 8 (3.98%) Apache Spark
5 8 (3.98%) Confluence
5 8 (3.98%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (3.48%) MS Exchange
7 6 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (2.99%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.49%) SharePoint
9 2 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.50%) Drupal
10 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.50%) JBoss
10 1 (0.50%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (5.97%) Photoshop
2 8 (3.98%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.49%) MS Office
4 2 (1.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 34 (16.92%) Magento
2 2 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 34 (16.92%) Amazon AWS
1 34 (16.92%) Amazon EC2
1 34 (16.92%) CloudFront
2 9 (4.48%) Google Apps
3 2 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.00%) Mimecast
3 2 (1.00%) Office 365
4 1 (0.50%) AdWords
4 1 (0.50%) GitHub
4 1 (0.50%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (15.42%) Firewall
2 23 (11.44%) DNS
2 23 (11.44%) WAN
3 18 (8.96%) LAN
4 13 (6.47%) BGP
4 13 (6.47%) VPN
5 12 (5.97%) EIGRP
6 11 (5.47%) DHCP
7 10 (4.98%) Multicast
7 10 (4.98%) TCP/IP
7 10 (4.98%) VoIP
8 9 (4.48%) HTTP
9 8 (3.98%) SAN
10 7 (3.48%) Cisco IOS
10 7 (3.48%) SNMP
11 6 (2.99%) FTP
11 6 (2.99%) Intranet
11 6 (2.99%) Network Security
11 6 (2.99%) Wireless
12 5 (2.49%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (23.38%) MySQL
2 25 (12.44%) SQL Server
3 11 (5.47%) SQL Server 2014
4 10 (4.98%) MongoDB
5 9 (4.48%) Big Data
5 9 (4.48%) Pentaho
6 8 (3.98%) Apache Accumulo
6 8 (3.98%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (3.98%) Hadoop
6 8 (3.98%) IBM InfoSphere
6 8 (3.98%) Neo4j
6 8 (3.98%) Relational Database
7 5 (2.49%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.99%) NoSQL
9 3 (1.49%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (1.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.50%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 42 (20.90%) Git (software)
2 17 (8.46%) JIRA
3 10 (4.98%) Grunt
3 10 (4.98%) Vagrant
4 9 (4.48%) AccuRev
5 8 (3.98%) Jenkins
6 7 (3.48%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (1.99%) Jasmine
7 4 (1.99%) Visual Studio
8 3 (1.49%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (1.00%) LabVIEW
9 2 (1.00%) MSI
9 2 (1.00%) Selenium
9 2 (1.00%) Subversion
9 2 (1.00%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.50%) Ant
10 1 (0.50%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.50%) Maven
10 1 (0.50%) Mocha
10 1 (0.50%) PHPUnit
General
1 19 (9.45%) Finance
2 7 (3.48%) Marketing
3 5 (2.49%) Arabic Language
3 5 (2.49%) French Language
3 5 (2.49%) Games
3 5 (2.49%) Portuguese Language
3 5 (2.49%) Spanish Language
4 4 (1.99%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.49%) Billing
5 3 (1.49%) Legal
5 3 (1.49%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.00%) Back Office
6 2 (1.00%) Retail
7 1 (0.50%) German Language
7 1 (0.50%) Law
7 1 (0.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 55 (27.36%) Developer
2 20 (9.95%) Development Manager
2 20 (9.95%) Network Engineer
3 15 (7.46%) E-Commerce Manager
3 15 (7.46%) Web Development Manager
3 15 (7.46%) Web Manager
4 14 (6.97%) JavaScript Developer
4 14 (6.97%) PHP Development Manager
5 13 (6.47%) .NET Developer
5 13 (6.47%) Analyst
5 13 (6.47%) Architect
5 13 (6.47%) Integration Architect
5 13 (6.47%) Software Engineer
6 12 (5.97%) .NET Architect
6 12 (5.97%) Data Architect
6 12 (5.97%) Data Integration Architect
6 12 (5.97%) Systems Architect
6 12 (5.97%) Systems Integration Architect
7 11 (5.47%) Graduate
7 11 (5.47%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (32.84%) HTML
2 61 (30.35%) CSS
3 59 (29.35%) jQuery
4 48 (23.88%) .NET
5 44 (21.89%) Web Services
6 40 (19.90%) LAMP
7 39 (19.40%) XML
8 36 (17.91%) JSON
8 36 (17.91%) LEMP Stack
9 35 (17.41%) REST
10 34 (16.92%) SOAP
10 34 (16.92%) Symfony
11 22 (10.95%) .NET Framework
12 17 (8.46%) HTML5
13 15 (7.46%) RESTful
14 14 (6.97%) CSS3
14 14 (6.97%) Sass
15 13 (6.47%) AngularJS
16 12 (5.97%) ASP.NET
16 12 (5.97%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (6.47%) User Experience
3 12 (5.97%) Data Integration
3 12 (5.97%) N-Tier
4 11 (5.47%) Data Centre
5 9 (4.48%) Internet of Things
5 9 (4.48%) Mobile App
6 8 (3.98%) VHDL
7 7 (3.48%) Computer Science
7 7 (3.48%) Driving Licence
8 6 (2.99%) Mathematics
9 5 (2.49%) iPhone
10 3 (1.49%) Algorithms
10 3 (1.49%) Client/Server
10 3 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (1.00%) Clustering
11 2 (1.00%) Data Structures
11 2 (1.00%) Inversion of Control
11 2 (1.00%) Management Information System
11 2 (1.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 65 (32.34%) Linux
2 42 (20.90%) Windows
3 21 (10.45%) Unix
4 12 (5.97%) Apple iOS
5 10 (4.98%) Ubuntu
6 8 (3.98%) Mac OS X
7 7 (3.48%) Windows Server
8 6 (2.99%) Android
8 6 (2.99%) CatOS
8 6 (2.99%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (2.49%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (1.99%) Solaris
11 3 (1.49%) Windows 8
11 3 (1.49%) Windows XP
12 2 (1.00%) Windows 7
12 2 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.50%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.50%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.50%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (39.30%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (24.88%) Open Source
3 39 (19.40%) E-Commerce
3 39 (19.40%) Scrum
4 37 (18.41%) Web Development
5 36 (17.91%) Coaching
6 35 (17.41%) Line Management
7 33 (16.42%) OO
8 27 (13.43%) Workflow
9 26 (12.94%) MVC
9 26 (12.94%) Performance Optimisation
9 26 (12.94%) Software Testing
10 25 (12.44%) Database Optimisation
10 25 (12.44%) DevOps
10 25 (12.44%) Refactoring
11 19 (9.45%) Time Management
12 15 (7.46%) ERP
12 15 (7.46%) OOP
12 15 (7.46%) Software Engineering
13 13 (6.47%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 74 (36.82%) JavaScript
2 55 (27.36%) PHP
3 35 (17.41%) C#
4 27 (13.43%) SQL
5 18 (8.96%) C++
6 17 (8.46%) Java
7 16 (7.96%) Perl
8 12 (5.97%) Ruby
9 10 (4.98%) Python
9 10 (4.98%) Scala
10 9 (4.48%) C
11 7 (3.48%) VB.NET
12 6 (2.99%) VB
13 3 (1.49%) Korn
14 2 (1.00%) Bash Shell
14 2 (1.00%) Clojure
14 2 (1.00%) Erlang
14 2 (1.00%) Haskell
14 2 (1.00%) PHP 5
14 2 (1.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (15.42%) Degree
2 13 (6.47%) CCNP
2 13 (6.47%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (4.48%) SC Cleared
3 9 (4.48%) Security Cleared
4 8 (3.98%) DV Cleared
4 8 (3.98%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (2.99%) CCSA
6 3 (1.49%) ISEB
6 3 (1.49%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.49%) MCP
6 3 (1.49%) MCPD
6 3 (1.49%) MCSE
7 2 (1.00%) CISM
7 2 (1.00%) CISSP
7 2 (1.00%) CRISC
7 2 (1.00%) MCITP
7 2 (1.00%) MCSA
7 2 (1.00%) MCTS
8 1 (0.50%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.97%) ISO 9000
1 12 (5.97%) TickIT
2 11 (5.47%) PCI DSS
3 8 (3.98%) SLA
4 3 (1.49%) QA
4 3 (1.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.00%) COBIT
5 2 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (4.48%) Active Directory
2 8 (3.98%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 5 (2.49%) Squid
4 4 (1.99%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (1.49%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.49%) NFS
5 3 (1.49%) Terminal Services
5 3 (1.49%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 3 (1.49%) vSphere
6 2 (1.00%) Corosync
6 2 (1.00%) Dovecot
6 2 (1.00%) KVM
6 2 (1.00%) Snort
6 2 (1.00%) XenApp
7 1 (0.50%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.50%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 10 (4.98%) Puppet
2 4 (1.99%) FortiGate
2 4 (1.99%) SCCM
3 3 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (1.49%) Oracle ZFS
3 3 (1.49%) Simpana
4 2 (1.00%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.00%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (1.00%) Legato
4 2 (1.00%) Pacemaker
5 1 (0.50%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.50%) Nagios
5 1 (0.50%) NetVault Backup
5 1 (0.50%) Opsview
5 1 (0.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 36 (17.91%) Zend
2 35 (17.41%) Google
3 34 (16.92%) Microsoft
3 34 (16.92%) New Relic
4 18 (8.96%) Cisco
5 13 (6.47%) Oracle
6 12 (5.97%) Adobe
7 10 (4.98%) IBM
8 9 (4.48%) Jaspersoft
8 9 (4.48%) Tableau
9 8 (3.98%) Atlassian
9 8 (3.98%) CheckPoint
9 8 (3.98%) HP
9 8 (3.98%) VMware
10 6 (2.99%) NICE Systems
10 6 (2.99%) Nokia
10 6 (2.99%) Verint
11 5 (2.49%) NetApp
11 5 (2.49%) Sun
12 3 (1.49%) Citrix
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
First Utility
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, pension, 25 days
Posted: 3 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
University of Wolverhampton
Salary: From £26,537 to £28,982 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Reed Technology
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + CAR + BONUS
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000 + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 30,000 + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
ISL
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Connect
Salary: dependant on experience + Company benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Joseph Chamberlain Sixth Form
Salary: From £17,768 to £18,718 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Redditch
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Redditch
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Redditch
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Redditch
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Bromsgrove
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £18500 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Bromsgrove
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £18500 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Birmingham
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £38,000 + Benefits Package
Posted: 26 days ago