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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet
Rank 100 81 113
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +32
Permanent jobs citing Internet 144 164 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.46% 3.04% 1.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.04% 18.34% 11.03%
Number of salaries quoted 132 134 99
Average salary £37,500 £36,250 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +16.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,850 £55,350 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
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
898 894 952
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.33% 16.56% 17.09%
Number of salaries quoted 808 732 799
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,350
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015. 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
Staffordshire +22 43 £41,500 +38.33% 2
Warwickshire +7 37 £33,750 -7.53% 3
Birmingham -10 31 £44,500 -1.11% 8
Coventry -27 16 £37,500 -23.46%
Worcestershire -10 8 £45,000 +50.00% 4
Solihull -3 4 £30,000 -14.28%
Herefordshire - 2 £32,250 - 1
Internet
England

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 74 (30.08%) .NET
2 72 (29.27%) HTML
3 69 (28.05%) C#
4 61 (24.80%) JavaScript
4 61 (24.80%) CSS
5 57 (23.17%) Microsoft
6 56 (22.76%) Windows
7 55 (22.36%) SQL
8 53 (21.54%) SQL Server
9 41 (16.67%) ASP.NET
9 41 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
10 39 (15.85%) Cisco
11 37 (15.04%) TCP/IP
11 37 (15.04%) jQuery
12 36 (14.63%) Degree
13 34 (13.82%) Linux
14 33 (13.41%) MySQL
15 32 (13.01%) MVC
16 31 (12.60%) Finance
16 31 (12.60%) WAN
16 31 (12.60%) ASP.NET MVC
17 30 (12.20%) ITIL
18 28 (11.38%) E-Commerce
18 28 (11.38%) LAN
19 27 (10.98%) Firewall
19 27 (10.98%) SLA
19 27 (10.98%) PHP
19 27 (10.98%) Java
20 26 (10.57%) Scrum
21 25 (10.16%) IIS

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 25 (10.16%) IIS
2 18 (7.32%) MS Exchange
3 17 (6.91%) SharePoint
4 10 (4.07%) Apache
5 9 (3.66%) Tomcat
6 7 (2.85%) Node.js
7 6 (2.44%) WebSphere Application Server
7 6 (2.44%) WebSphere
8 4 (1.63%) CMS
8 4 (1.63%) WorkSite
8 4 (1.63%) WordPress
9 3 (1.22%) Kentico
9 3 (1.22%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.41%) nginx
10 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.41%) Oracle Coherence
10 1 (0.41%) WebLogic
Applications
1 20 (8.13%) MS Excel
2 19 (7.72%) MS Office
3 6 (2.44%) MS Visio
4 5 (2.03%) Photoshop
5 4 (1.63%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.81%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.41%) InDesign
7 1 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.41%) MS Project
7 1 (0.41%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 4 (1.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.81%) Magento
3 1 (0.41%) Tesseract
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.44%) Google Analytics
2 5 (2.03%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (1.63%) SaaS
3 4 (1.63%) Office 365
4 1 (0.41%) PaaS
4 1 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (15.04%) TCP/IP
2 31 (12.60%) WAN
3 28 (11.38%) LAN
4 27 (10.98%) Firewall
5 19 (7.72%) VoIP
6 17 (6.91%) HTTP
7 14 (5.69%) DNS
8 11 (4.47%) Intranet
9 9 (3.66%) VPN
10 8 (3.25%) BGP
10 8 (3.25%) Cisco IOS
11 7 (2.85%) Network Security
11 7 (2.85%) Wireless
11 7 (2.85%) EIGRP
12 6 (2.44%) SNMP
12 6 (2.44%) DHCP
12 6 (2.44%) OSPF
12 6 (2.44%) Multicast
13 5 (2.03%) VLAN
13 5 (2.03%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (21.54%) SQL Server
2 33 (13.41%) MySQL
3 14 (5.69%) NoSQL
4 12 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (2.03%) Oracle OLAP
5 5 (2.03%) OLAP
5 5 (2.03%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (2.03%) RDBMS
5 5 (2.03%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.63%) Riak
7 3 (1.22%) OLTP
7 3 (1.22%) InterSystems Cache
7 3 (1.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.81%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.41%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 13 (5.28%) JIRA
2 12 (4.88%) Git (software)
3 11 (4.47%) AccuRev
4 9 (3.66%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (3.66%) Selenium
5 8 (3.25%) Jenkins
6 7 (2.85%) Visual Studio
7 6 (2.44%) Ant
7 6 (2.44%) TestDirector
7 6 (2.44%) Maven
7 6 (2.44%) TestComplete
8 5 (2.03%) Subversion
9 4 (1.63%) Axure RP
9 4 (1.63%) Rational DOORS
10 1 (0.41%) Log4j
10 1 (0.41%) JUnit
10 1 (0.41%) Eclipse
General
1 31 (12.60%) Finance
2 24 (9.76%) Games
3 13 (5.28%) Marketing
4 11 (4.47%) Telecoms
5 9 (3.66%) Manufacturing
6 5 (2.03%) Aerospace
6 5 (2.03%) Automotive
7 4 (1.63%) Retail
8 3 (1.22%) German Language
8 3 (1.22%) Back Office
9 2 (0.81%) Law
9 2 (0.81%) Legal
10 1 (0.41%) Publishing
10 1 (0.41%) French Language
Job Titles
1 87 (35.37%) Developer
2 33 (13.41%) .NET Developer
3 28 (11.38%) Analyst
4 21 (8.54%) Web Developer
5 18 (7.32%) Graduate
6 15 (6.10%) Software Engineer
7 13 (5.28%) Software Developer
8 12 (4.88%) Architect
9 11 (4.47%) Support Analyst
9 11 (4.47%) C# Developer
10 10 (4.07%) Administrator
10 10 (4.07%) Graduate Developer
10 10 (4.07%) Graduate Web Developer
10 10 (4.07%) Operations Engineer
11 9 (3.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 8 (3.25%) Support Engineer
12 8 (3.25%) Team Leader
13 7 (2.85%) PHP Developer
13 7 (2.85%) Server Engineer
13 7 (2.85%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (30.08%) .NET
2 72 (29.27%) HTML
3 61 (24.80%) CSS
4 41 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 37 (15.04%) jQuery
6 31 (12.60%) ASP.NET MVC
7 25 (10.16%) XML
8 21 (8.54%) .NET Framework
9 18 (7.32%) HTML5
10 15 (6.10%) Ajax
11 14 (5.69%) WCF
11 14 (5.69%) AngularJS
12 13 (5.28%) ASP.NET Web API
12 13 (5.28%) Middleware
13 12 (4.88%) Web Services
14 9 (3.66%) RESTful
14 9 (3.66%) SOAP
15 7 (2.85%) JSP
15 7 (2.85%) J2EE
15 7 (2.85%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (6.91%) Computer Science
2 16 (6.50%) User Experience
3 13 (5.28%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (4.88%) Mathematics
5 10 (4.07%) W3C
6 9 (3.66%) Data Centre
7 8 (3.25%) Data Structures
7 8 (3.25%) Algorithms
8 7 (2.85%) Social Media
8 7 (2.85%) Mobile App
8 7 (2.85%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (2.85%) Internet of Things
8 7 (2.85%) Client/Server
8 7 (2.85%) N-Tier
8 7 (2.85%) Management Information System
8 7 (2.85%) Replication
9 6 (2.44%) Web 2.0
10 5 (2.03%) Data Integration
11 3 (1.22%) IVR
11 3 (1.22%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 56 (22.76%) Windows
2 34 (13.82%) Linux
3 15 (6.10%) UNIX
4 11 (4.47%) Solaris
5 9 (3.66%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (2.85%) Windows 7
7 6 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (2.44%) HPUX
8 5 (2.03%) Windows XP
8 5 (2.03%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (2.03%) Windows 8
9 3 (1.22%) Ubuntu
9 3 (1.22%) Windows Vista
9 3 (1.22%) Android
10 2 (0.81%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.81%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.41%) NetWare
11 1 (0.41%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.41%) CentOS
11 1 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (13.01%) MVC
3 30 (12.20%) ITIL
4 28 (11.38%) E-Commerce
5 26 (10.57%) Scrum
6 25 (10.16%) Time Management
7 22 (8.94%) Project Management
8 21 (8.54%) OO
9 20 (8.13%) TDD
9 20 (8.13%) Data Analysis
10 19 (7.72%) Software Engineering
11 18 (7.32%) Multithreading
11 18 (7.32%) BDD
11 18 (7.32%) Web Application Development
12 17 (6.91%) Analytics
13 14 (5.69%) Functional Programming
13 14 (5.69%) Web Development
14 13 (5.28%) Low Latency
14 13 (5.28%) Domain-Driven Design
14 13 (5.28%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 69 (28.05%) C#
2 61 (24.80%) JavaScript
3 55 (22.36%) SQL
4 27 (10.98%) PHP
4 27 (10.98%) Java
5 18 (7.32%) C++
6 16 (6.50%) VB.NET
7 14 (5.69%) Erlang
8 13 (5.28%) VB
9 10 (4.07%) Haskell
9 10 (4.07%) Scala
10 8 (3.25%) PowerShell
11 6 (2.44%) Ruby
12 5 (2.03%) VBA
13 4 (1.63%) C
13 4 (1.63%) Perl
14 3 (1.22%) Delphi
14 3 (1.22%) Python
14 3 (1.22%) MUMPS
15 2 (0.81%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (14.63%) Degree
2 18 (7.32%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (5.28%) CCNP
4 12 (4.88%) CCNA
5 9 (3.66%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (2.44%) MCSE
6 6 (2.44%) MCSA
7 5 (2.03%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (1.63%) CCSA
9 3 (1.22%) ISEB
9 3 (1.22%) ISTQB
9 3 (1.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (0.81%) MCP
10 2 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (0.81%) CCENT
11 1 (0.41%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.41%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.41%) EnCE
11 1 (0.41%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (10.98%) SLA
2 4 (1.63%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.41%) QA
4 1 (0.41%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 18 (7.32%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (3.66%) Hyper-V
3 6 (2.44%) XenApp
4 2 (0.81%) MetaFrame
4 2 (0.81%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.41%) Novell eDirectory
5 1 (0.41%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.41%) Samba
5 1 (0.41%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.41%) Squid
5 1 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (2.44%) MOM
2 3 (1.22%) WSUS
3 2 (0.81%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (0.41%) Unicenter
4 1 (0.41%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.41%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (0.41%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.41%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.41%) Ansible
4 1 (0.41%) cPanel
4 1 (0.41%) Control-M
4 1 (0.41%) Nagios
4 1 (0.41%) LiteSpeed
4 1 (0.41%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 57 (23.17%) Microsoft
2 39 (15.85%) Cisco
3 17 (6.91%) Oracle
4 16 (6.50%) Google
5 15 (6.10%) VMware
6 14 (5.69%) HP
7 13 (5.28%) Citrix
8 12 (4.88%) CheckPoint
9 10 (4.07%) IBM
10 5 (2.03%) Veeam
10 5 (2.03%) F5
11 4 (1.63%) Blue Coat
11 4 (1.63%) Red Gate
11 4 (1.63%) SolarWinds
11 4 (1.63%) Barracuda Networks
11 4 (1.63%) Juniper
11 4 (1.63%) Rackspace
12 3 (1.22%) Verint
12 3 (1.22%) Nokia
12 3 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
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