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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet
Rank 100 77 100
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +23
Permanent jobs citing Internet 130 175 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.32% 3.24% 2.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.01% 19.29% 12.94%
Number of salaries quoted 122 136 101
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +28.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
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
866 907 912
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.46% 16.81% 16.76%
Number of salaries quoted 777 737 780
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 4 September 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 4 September 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
Warwickshire +4 34 £32,500 -14.47% 7
Staffordshire +11 30 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Birmingham -26 24 £43,750 -7.89% 6
Worcestershire +5 16 £32,500 - 2
Coventry -25 15 £37,500 -23.46% 2
Herefordshire - 3 £40,000 -
Shropshire -14 2 £32,500 - 2
Solihull -17 2 £30,000 -20.00% 1
Internet
England

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (30.20%) .NET
2 69 (28.16%) HTML
3 66 (26.94%) C#
4 62 (25.31%) JavaScript
5 57 (23.27%) CSS
6 56 (22.86%) Windows
6 56 (22.86%) Microsoft
7 54 (22.04%) SQL Server
8 52 (21.22%) SQL
9 46 (18.78%) Agile Software Development
10 39 (15.92%) Degree
10 39 (15.92%) ASP.NET
10 39 (15.92%) Cisco
11 38 (15.51%) MVC
12 37 (15.10%) jQuery
13 36 (14.69%) TCP/IP
14 34 (13.88%) Linux
15 33 (13.47%) ASP.NET MVC
16 32 (13.06%) Finance
17 30 (12.24%) Scrum
17 30 (12.24%) Firewall
17 30 (12.24%) MySQL
18 29 (11.84%) WAN
19 27 (11.02%) IIS
20 26 (10.61%) OO
20 26 (10.61%) ITIL
20 26 (10.61%) SLA
21 25 (10.20%) XML
21 25 (10.20%) E-Commerce
21 25 (10.20%) .NET Framework

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 27 (11.02%) IIS
2 19 (7.76%) MS Exchange
3 17 (6.94%) SharePoint
4 12 (4.90%) Apache
5 9 (3.67%) Tomcat
6 8 (3.27%) Node.js
7 7 (2.86%) WebSphere
8 6 (2.45%) WebSphere Application Server
9 5 (2.04%) WordPress
10 4 (1.63%) WorkSite
10 4 (1.63%) CMS
11 3 (1.22%) Kentico
11 3 (1.22%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2010
12 2 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2007
12 2 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2003
13 1 (0.41%) Oracle Coherence
13 1 (0.41%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.41%) JBoss
13 1 (0.41%) MQSeries
Applications
1 20 (8.16%) MS Office
1 20 (8.16%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.27%) Photoshop
3 5 (2.04%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.63%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.82%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.41%) InDesign
6 1 (0.41%) MS Project
6 1 (0.41%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 4 (1.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.41%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.86%) Google Analytics
2 5 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (1.63%) Office 365
4 3 (1.22%) SaaS
5 1 (0.41%) PaaS
5 1 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (14.69%) TCP/IP
2 30 (12.24%) Firewall
3 29 (11.84%) WAN
4 24 (9.80%) LAN
5 19 (7.76%) VoIP
6 18 (7.35%) HTTP
7 14 (5.71%) DNS
8 13 (5.31%) BGP
9 12 (4.90%) EIGRP
10 11 (4.49%) VPN
10 11 (4.49%) Cisco IOS
10 11 (4.49%) Multicast
11 10 (4.08%) SNMP
12 9 (3.67%) Intranet
13 8 (3.27%) Network Security
14 7 (2.86%) SAN
15 6 (2.45%) OSPF
15 6 (2.45%) DHCP
15 6 (2.45%) Wireless
16 4 (1.63%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (22.04%) SQL Server
2 30 (12.24%) MySQL
3 13 (5.31%) NoSQL
4 11 (4.49%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (3.67%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.04%) Oracle OLAP
6 5 (2.04%) RDBMS
6 5 (2.04%) OLAP
6 5 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.22%) OLTP
8 3 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.82%) Riak
9 2 (0.82%) InterSystems Cache
9 2 (0.82%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.41%) Pentaho
10 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 13 (5.31%) Git (software)
2 11 (4.49%) JIRA
3 9 (3.67%) Selenium
3 9 (3.67%) AccuRev
3 9 (3.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (3.27%) Jenkins
4 8 (3.27%) Visual Studio
5 6 (2.45%) Ant
5 6 (2.45%) TestDirector
5 6 (2.45%) Maven
5 6 (2.45%) TestComplete
6 5 (2.04%) Subversion
7 4 (1.63%) Axure RP
7 4 (1.63%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.41%) Grunt
8 1 (0.41%) Log4j
8 1 (0.41%) JUnit
8 1 (0.41%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.41%) Eclipse
General
1 32 (13.06%) Finance
2 22 (8.98%) Games
3 14 (5.71%) Marketing
4 10 (4.08%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.45%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.04%) Aerospace
7 4 (1.63%) Automotive
8 3 (1.22%) Back Office
8 3 (1.22%) Retail
8 3 (1.22%) German Language
9 2 (0.82%) Law
10 1 (0.41%) Legal
10 1 (0.41%) Publishing
10 1 (0.41%) Billing
10 1 (0.41%) French Language
Job Titles
1 88 (35.92%) Developer
2 35 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 24 (9.80%) Analyst
4 17 (6.94%) Web Developer
5 16 (6.53%) Graduate
5 16 (6.53%) Software Developer
6 15 (6.12%) Architect
7 12 (4.90%) Software Engineer
7 12 (4.90%) Network Engineer
7 12 (4.90%) Administrator
8 9 (3.67%) Team Leader
9 8 (3.27%) Systems Architect
9 8 (3.27%) C# Developer
9 8 (3.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (3.27%) Support Analyst
9 8 (3.27%) Support Engineer
9 8 (3.27%) Data Architect
9 8 (3.27%) Consultant
9 8 (3.27%) Integration Architect
9 8 (3.27%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (30.20%) .NET
2 69 (28.16%) HTML
3 57 (23.27%) CSS
4 39 (15.92%) ASP.NET
5 37 (15.10%) jQuery
6 33 (13.47%) ASP.NET MVC
7 25 (10.20%) .NET Framework
7 25 (10.20%) XML
8 17 (6.94%) AngularJS
9 16 (6.53%) WCF
9 16 (6.53%) HTML5
10 14 (5.71%) ASP.NET Web API
11 12 (4.90%) Web Services
12 11 (4.49%) RESTful
12 11 (4.49%) Middleware
13 10 (4.08%) KnockoutJS
13 10 (4.08%) Ajax
14 9 (3.67%) SOAP
15 8 (3.27%) Semantic HTML
16 7 (2.86%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 17 (6.94%) User Experience
2 16 (6.53%) Computer Science
3 13 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (4.49%) Data Centre
5 10 (4.08%) W3C
6 8 (3.27%) N-Tier
6 8 (3.27%) Data Integration
6 8 (3.27%) Social Media
7 7 (2.86%) Mobile App
7 7 (2.86%) Data Structures
7 7 (2.86%) Algorithms
7 7 (2.86%) Mathematics
7 7 (2.86%) Replication
8 6 (2.45%) Management Information System
8 6 (2.45%) Client/Server
8 6 (2.45%) Web 2.0
8 6 (2.45%) Internet of Things
9 5 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.22%) Taxonomies
11 2 (0.82%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 56 (22.86%) Windows
2 34 (13.88%) Linux
3 16 (6.53%) UNIX
4 11 (4.49%) Solaris
5 9 (3.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (2.86%) Windows 7
7 6 (2.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (2.45%) HPUX
7 6 (2.45%) Windows XP
7 6 (2.45%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (2.04%) Apple iOS
8 5 (2.04%) Windows 8
9 4 (1.63%) Windows Vista
9 4 (1.63%) Android
10 3 (1.22%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.41%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.41%) NetWare
11 1 (0.41%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (18.78%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (15.51%) MVC
3 30 (12.24%) Scrum
4 26 (10.61%) ITIL
4 26 (10.61%) OO
5 25 (10.20%) E-Commerce
6 24 (9.80%) Data Analysis
7 23 (9.39%) Time Management
8 22 (8.98%) TDD
9 21 (8.57%) BDD
9 21 (8.57%) Web Application Development
10 19 (7.76%) Project Management
11 18 (7.35%) Analytics
12 17 (6.94%) Software Engineering
12 17 (6.94%) Web Development
13 15 (6.12%) Multithreading
13 15 (6.12%) ERP
14 14 (5.71%) CQRS
14 14 (5.71%) Domain-Driven Design
15 13 (5.31%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 66 (26.94%) C#
2 62 (25.31%) JavaScript
3 52 (21.22%) SQL
4 24 (9.80%) PHP
4 24 (9.80%) Java
5 18 (7.35%) C++
6 15 (6.12%) VB.NET
7 12 (4.90%) VB
8 11 (4.49%) Erlang
9 7 (2.86%) PowerShell
9 7 (2.86%) Scala
9 7 (2.86%) Haskell
9 7 (2.86%) Ruby
10 5 (2.04%) VBA
11 3 (1.22%) Perl
11 3 (1.22%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.22%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.82%) Delphi
12 2 (0.82%) C
12 2 (0.82%) Python
Qualifications
1 39 (15.92%) Degree
2 20 (8.16%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (6.53%) CCNP
4 9 (3.67%) CCNA
4 9 (3.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (3.27%) CCSA
6 6 (2.45%) MCSE
6 6 (2.45%) MCSA
7 5 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (1.22%) ISTQB
8 3 (1.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (1.22%) ISEB
9 2 (0.82%) MCP
10 1 (0.41%) HNC
10 1 (0.41%) Check Point Certification
10 1 (0.41%) EnCE
10 1 (0.41%) CCENT
10 1 (0.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (10.61%) SLA
2 2 (0.82%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.41%) QA
3 1 (0.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (7.76%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (3.67%) Hyper-V
3 6 (2.45%) XenApp
4 2 (0.82%) MetaFrame
4 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (0.82%) Dovecot
4 2 (0.82%) Corosync
4 2 (0.82%) KVM
5 1 (0.41%) Novell eDirectory
5 1 (0.41%) NFS
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%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (1.63%) MOM
2 3 (1.22%) WSUS
3 2 (0.82%) CiscoWorks
3 2 (0.82%) FortiGate
3 2 (0.82%) Pacemaker
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (0.41%) Legato
4 1 (0.41%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.41%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (0.41%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 56 (22.86%) Microsoft
2 39 (15.92%) Cisco
3 17 (6.94%) Oracle
3 17 (6.94%) Google
4 16 (6.53%) VMware
4 16 (6.53%) CheckPoint
5 15 (6.12%) Citrix
6 14 (5.71%) HP
7 11 (4.49%) IBM
8 7 (2.86%) Nokia
8 7 (2.86%) Verint
9 5 (2.04%) F5
9 5 (2.04%) Juniper
9 5 (2.04%) Veeam
10 4 (1.63%) Barracuda Networks
10 4 (1.63%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (1.63%) Adobe
10 4 (1.63%) Blue Coat
10 4 (1.63%) Red Gate
10 4 (1.63%) Rackspace
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Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Posted: 23 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Posted: 23 hours ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + pension etc
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Noir Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwick
Noir Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leamington Spa
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull
360 Resourcing
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 12 days ago
Bromsgrove
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £16500 - £22500 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Coventry
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + OTE £70k
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Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Warwick
First Utility
Salary: £50,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 23 days ago
Worcester
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
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Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum We also have a full benefits packag
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