The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Semantic Web in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Semantic Web over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Semantic Web
Rank 203 210 200
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -10
Permanent jobs citing Semantic Web 14 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.26% 0.058% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.79% 0.17% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 14 3 6
Average salary £31,250 £35,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% -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
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1768 1753 1647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.02% 33.64% 32.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1456 1483 1347
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,300 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Semantic Web
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Semantic Web across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Semantic Web Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Semantic Web
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Semantic Web Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Semantic Web
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 Semantic Web within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
Birmingham +3 14 £31,250 -10.71%
Semantic Web
England

Semantic Web
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 27 (100.00%) Java
1 27 (100.00%) OO
2 26 (96.30%) .NET
2 26 (96.30%) RDBMS
2 26 (96.30%) C#
2 26 (96.30%) Software Engineering
2 26 (96.30%) Relational Database
3 20 (74.07%) Analytics
3 20 (74.07%) Oracle
3 20 (74.07%) Sybase
4 1 (3.70%) OOP
4 1 (3.70%) Postgraduate
4 1 (3.70%) Data Modelling
4 1 (3.70%) XML
4 1 (3.70%) RDF
4 1 (3.70%) Project Management
4 1 (3.70%) Finance
4 1 (3.70%) Apache Jena
4 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.70%) SPARQL
4 1 (3.70%) Financial Analysis
4 1 (3.70%) Ontologies
4 1 (3.70%) Degree

Semantic Web
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 26 (96.30%) RDBMS
1 26 (96.30%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Software Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Developer
2 7 (25.93%) Software Manager
3 6 (22.22%) Development Manager
3 6 (22.22%) Graduate
3 6 (22.22%) Software Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Software Development Manager
3 6 (22.22%) Graduate Software Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (3.70%) Java Web Developer
4 1 (3.70%) Web Developer
4 1 (3.70%) Java Developer
4 1 (3.70%) Semantic Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (96.30%) .NET
2 1 (3.70%) XML
2 1 (3.70%) Apache Jena
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Ontologies
1 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (100.00%) OO
2 26 (96.30%) Software Engineering
3 20 (74.07%) Analytics
4 1 (3.70%) OOP
4 1 (3.70%) Financial Analysis
4 1 (3.70%) Data Modelling
4 1 (3.70%) RDF
4 1 (3.70%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) Java
2 26 (96.30%) C#
3 1 (3.70%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Postgraduate
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
Vendors
1 20 (74.07%) Oracle
1 20 (74.07%) Sybase