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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Internet
Rank 136 125 116
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -9
Permanent jobs citing Internet 106 98 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.70% 1.84% 1.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.85% 12.52% 12.66%
Number of salaries quoted 86 81 82
Average salary £42,500 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.71% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £59,850 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +6.41%
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
977 783 766
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.64% 14.68% 15.58%
Number of salaries quoted 753 660 664
Average salary £42,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 30 April 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 30 April 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 -24 26 £45,000 +44.00% 5
Coventry +12 20 £40,000 -27.27% 3
Warwickshire +1 17 £38,000 -10.58% 5
Worcestershire -4 13 £35,000 +32.07% 1
Staffordshire +1 9 £57,500 +27.77% 2
Shropshire -13 6 £33,500 +86.11% 2
Solihull +16 5 £34,000 -28.42%
Wolverhampton - 1 - - 2
Internet
England

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 88 (44.90%) Linux
2 74 (37.76%) JavaScript
3 68 (34.69%) Agile Software Development
4 55 (28.06%) Open Source
5 54 (27.55%) HTML
5 54 (27.55%) CSS
6 52 (26.53%) PHP
7 50 (25.51%) Apache
8 49 (25.00%) jQuery
9 47 (23.98%) MySQL
10 43 (21.94%) Web Services
11 42 (21.43%) Web Development
12 40 (20.41%) Git (software)
12 40 (20.41%) Windows
13 39 (19.90%) nginx
14 38 (19.39%) E-Commerce
14 38 (19.39%) XML
15 36 (18.37%) REST
16 35 (17.86%) .NET
16 35 (17.86%) Scrum
17 34 (17.35%) Workflow
17 34 (17.35%) MVC
17 34 (17.35%) Symfony
17 34 (17.35%) Coaching
18 33 (16.84%) LAMP
19 32 (16.33%) Java
19 32 (16.33%) Microsoft
19 32 (16.33%) LEMP Stack
20 31 (15.82%) Line Management
20 31 (15.82%) SQL

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 50 (25.51%) Apache
2 39 (19.90%) nginx
3 16 (8.16%) Node.js
3 16 (8.16%) Tomcat
4 15 (7.65%) IIS
5 10 (5.10%) Apache Spark
5 10 (5.10%) Confluence
5 10 (5.10%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (3.57%) MS Exchange
7 6 (3.06%) JBoss
8 5 (2.55%) SharePoint
9 4 (2.04%) WebSphere
10 3 (1.53%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (1.53%) Documentum
10 3 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (1.53%) Exstream Dialogue
11 2 (1.02%) CMS
11 2 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2007
12 1 (0.51%) Drupal
12 1 (0.51%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 10 (5.10%) MS Office
2 9 (4.59%) Photoshop
3 8 (4.08%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 29 (14.80%) Magento
2 3 (1.53%) Exstream
3 2 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.51%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.51%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 29 (14.80%) Amazon AWS
1 29 (14.80%) Amazon EC2
1 29 (14.80%) CloudFront
2 7 (3.57%) GitHub
3 3 (1.53%) Office 365
3 3 (1.53%) SaaS
4 2 (1.02%) Google Apps
4 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.51%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 26 (13.27%) DNS
2 23 (11.73%) TCP/IP
3 22 (11.22%) Firewall
4 21 (10.71%) WAN
5 16 (8.16%) LAN
6 15 (7.65%) DHCP
7 11 (5.61%) Intranet
8 9 (4.59%) FTP
8 9 (4.59%) SAN
9 8 (4.08%) SSL
10 7 (3.57%) SMTP
11 6 (3.06%) HTTP
12 5 (2.55%) Fibre Channel
12 5 (2.55%) VoIP
13 4 (2.04%) BGP
13 4 (2.04%) Wireless
14 3 (1.53%) Intrusion Detection
14 3 (1.53%) Network Security
14 3 (1.53%) OSPF
14 3 (1.53%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (23.98%) MySQL
2 22 (11.22%) SQL Server
3 18 (9.18%) MongoDB
4 12 (6.12%) Big Data
5 10 (5.10%) Apache Accumulo
5 10 (5.10%) Apache Cassandra
5 10 (5.10%) Hadoop
5 10 (5.10%) IBM InfoSphere
5 10 (5.10%) Neo4j
6 8 (4.08%) Oracle Database
7 6 (3.06%) Relational Database
8 4 (2.04%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.53%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.53%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (1.53%) VLDB
10 2 (1.02%) MS Access
10 2 (1.02%) Pentaho
10 2 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 40 (20.41%) Git (software)
2 14 (7.14%) JIRA
3 9 (4.59%) Grunt
3 9 (4.59%) Jasmine
4 8 (4.08%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (4.08%) Vagrant
5 5 (2.55%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (2.04%) AccuRev
6 4 (2.04%) Subversion
7 3 (1.53%) Jenkins
7 3 (1.53%) JUnit
7 3 (1.53%) Maven
8 2 (1.02%) LabVIEW
8 2 (1.02%) MSI
8 2 (1.02%) Phing
8 2 (1.02%) PHPUnit
8 2 (1.02%) Serena SBM
8 2 (1.02%) TestDirector
8 2 (1.02%) WinRunner
9 1 (0.51%) Mocha
General
1 23 (11.73%) Finance
2 15 (7.65%) Marketing
3 9 (4.59%) Banking
4 6 (3.06%) Retail
5 5 (2.55%) Arabic Language
5 5 (2.55%) French Language
5 5 (2.55%) Portuguese Language
5 5 (2.55%) Spanish Language
6 3 (1.53%) Legal
7 2 (1.02%) Back Office
8 1 (0.51%) Automotive
8 1 (0.51%) Games
8 1 (0.51%) Law
8 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.51%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 52 (26.53%) Developer
2 22 (11.22%) Development Manager
3 20 (10.20%) Web Development Manager
3 20 (10.20%) Web Manager
4 19 (9.69%) Senior Developer
5 17 (8.67%) JavaScript Developer
6 14 (7.14%) PHP Development Manager
7 13 (6.63%) Analyst
7 13 (6.63%) Support Engineer
8 11 (5.61%) .NET Developer
9 10 (5.10%) Big Data Developer
9 10 (5.10%) Senior JavaScript Developer
9 10 (5.10%) Software Engineer
10 9 (4.59%) E-Commerce Manager
10 9 (4.59%) Network Engineer
10 9 (4.59%) Network Support
10 9 (4.59%) Operations Engineer
11 8 (4.08%) Graduate
11 8 (4.08%) PHP Developer
12 7 (3.57%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (27.55%) CSS
1 54 (27.55%) HTML
2 49 (25.00%) jQuery
3 43 (21.94%) Web Services
4 38 (19.39%) XML
5 36 (18.37%) REST
6 35 (17.86%) .NET
7 34 (17.35%) Symfony
8 33 (16.84%) LAMP
9 32 (16.33%) LEMP Stack
10 31 (15.82%) JSON
11 29 (14.80%) SOAP
12 16 (8.16%) AngularJS
12 16 (8.16%) HTML5
13 15 (7.65%) KnockoutJS
14 14 (7.14%) ASP.NET
15 13 (6.63%) RESTful
16 11 (5.61%) CSS3
17 10 (5.10%) ASP.NET MVC
17 10 (5.10%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (7.65%) Mobile App
3 12 (6.12%) Computer Science
4 11 (5.61%) Internet of Things
5 10 (5.10%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (5.10%) iPhone
5 10 (5.10%) VHDL
6 7 (3.57%) Algorithms
7 6 (3.06%) Client/Server
7 6 (3.06%) Data Structures
7 6 (3.06%) Mathematics
7 6 (3.06%) Social Media
7 6 (3.06%) User Experience
8 5 (2.55%) Graphic Design
8 5 (2.55%) Online Banking
9 4 (2.04%) Data Integration
9 4 (2.04%) Management Information System
9 4 (2.04%) N-Tier
10 3 (1.53%) Physics
10 3 (1.53%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 88 (44.90%) Linux
2 40 (20.41%) Windows
3 28 (14.29%) Unix
4 12 (6.12%) Apple iOS
4 12 (6.12%) Windows Server
5 10 (5.10%) Mac OS X
6 8 (4.08%) Android
6 8 (4.08%) Solaris
6 8 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.53%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.53%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.02%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.02%) Windows 10
9 2 (1.02%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.51%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (34.69%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (28.06%) Open Source
3 42 (21.43%) Web Development
4 38 (19.39%) E-Commerce
5 35 (17.86%) Scrum
6 34 (17.35%) Coaching
6 34 (17.35%) MVC
6 34 (17.35%) Workflow
7 31 (15.82%) Line Management
8 30 (15.31%) Software Testing
9 29 (14.80%) Performance Optimisation
10 27 (13.78%) Database Optimisation
10 27 (13.78%) DevOps
10 27 (13.78%) Refactoring
11 19 (9.69%) OO
12 17 (8.67%) Software Engineering
13 16 (8.16%) Front End Development
14 15 (7.65%) OOP
15 14 (7.14%) Web Design
16 13 (6.63%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 74 (37.76%) JavaScript
2 52 (26.53%) PHP
3 32 (16.33%) Java
4 31 (15.82%) SQL
5 25 (12.76%) C#
6 19 (9.69%) Perl
7 16 (8.16%) Python
7 16 (8.16%) Scala
8 13 (6.63%) C
8 13 (6.63%) C++
9 11 (5.61%) Ruby
10 6 (3.06%) Clojure
10 6 (3.06%) Erlang
10 6 (3.06%) Haskell
11 5 (2.55%) VB
12 4 (2.04%) Go
12 4 (2.04%) Korn
13 2 (1.02%) MATLAB
13 2 (1.02%) PHP 5
13 2 (1.02%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 27 (13.78%) Degree
2 11 (5.61%) SC Cleared
2 11 (5.61%) Security Cleared
3 10 (5.10%) DV Cleared
4 6 (3.06%) ISEB
4 6 (3.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (2.04%) CCNP
5 4 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.04%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.53%) MCP
6 3 (1.53%) MCSE
7 2 (1.02%) CISM
7 2 (1.02%) CISSP
7 2 (1.02%) CRISC
7 2 (1.02%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (1.02%) MCITP
7 2 (1.02%) MCSA
7 2 (1.02%) MCTS
8 1 (0.51%) MCPD
8 1 (0.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.08%) ISO 9000
1 8 (4.08%) SLA
1 8 (4.08%) TickIT
2 5 (2.55%) PCI DSS
3 4 (2.04%) QA
4 2 (1.02%) COBIT
4 2 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (5.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 7 (3.57%) Active Directory
3 6 (3.06%) Squid
4 5 (2.55%) NFS
4 5 (2.55%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 4 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (1.53%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.53%) XenApp
7 2 (1.02%) Kamailio
7 2 (1.02%) OpenSIPS
7 2 (1.02%) Snort
8 1 (0.51%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.51%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (4.08%) Puppet
2 6 (3.06%) SCCM
2 6 (3.06%) Simpana
3 5 (2.55%) Oracle ZFS
4 4 (2.04%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (1.53%) MAILsweeper
6 2 (1.02%) Backup Exec
6 2 (1.02%) Cisco IPCC
6 2 (1.02%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (1.02%) SCOM
7 1 (0.51%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.51%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.51%) ITRS Geneos
7 1 (0.51%) Legato
7 1 (0.51%) Nagios
7 1 (0.51%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.51%) OMEGAMON
7 1 (0.51%) Opsview
7 1 (0.51%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 32 (16.33%) Microsoft
2 29 (14.80%) New Relic
2 29 (14.80%) Zend
3 24 (12.24%) Google
4 21 (10.71%) Oracle
5 16 (8.16%) IBM
6 14 (7.14%) Cisco
7 10 (5.10%) Atlassian
7 10 (5.10%) HP
8 9 (4.59%) Adobe
8 9 (4.59%) Sun
9 7 (3.57%) CommVault
9 7 (3.57%) Veritas
9 7 (3.57%) VMware
10 6 (3.06%) NetApp
11 5 (2.55%) Avaya
12 4 (2.04%) Red Hat
13 3 (1.53%) Citrix
13 3 (1.53%) Finjan
13 3 (1.53%) Netezza
Worcester, Worcestershire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + car + 25 days
Posted: 16 hours ago
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Matt Burton Associates Ltd
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Rugby, Warwickshire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £32000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Bluetown Online
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Iress
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £34000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Car Allow, Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Atherstone, Warwickshire
TNT Global IT
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Midcounties Cooperative
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Cognizant
Posted: 15 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
EDM Group
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Depending on experience
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham/London
Aston University
Salary: £38,896 - £46,414
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Shrewsbury
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
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