The table below looks at the prevalence of the term W3C in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited W3C over the 3 months to 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Worldwide Web Consortium (W3C)
Rank 189 205 183
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -22
Permanent jobs citing W3C 27 3 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.50% 0.057% 0.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.53% 0.17% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 24 1 10
Average salary £35,000 £25,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -43.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £39,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,100 £25,000 £45,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
W3C
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
1764 1787 1689
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 32.89% 33.66% 33.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1448 1516 1381
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

W3C
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing W3C across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

W3C Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

W3C
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing W3C across the West Midlands region.

W3C Salary Trend in the West Midlands

W3C
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing W3C across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 June 2015.

W3C Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

W3C
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 W3C within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 June 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
Coventry - 12 £54,250 -
Staffordshire - 6 £33,000 -
Worcestershire - 4 £33,750 -
Warwickshire -8 1 £40,000 +60.00%
W3C
England

W3C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing W3C 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 W3C.

1 43 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 41 (95.35%) HTML
2 41 (95.35%) CSS
3 39 (90.70%) jQuery
4 35 (81.40%) User Experience
5 20 (46.51%) XHTML
6 19 (44.19%) Web Services
7 18 (41.86%) SQL
8 17 (39.53%) Web Development
9 15 (34.88%) Photoshop
9 15 (34.88%) MVC
9 15 (34.88%) SEO
10 14 (32.56%) Adobe Illustrator
10 14 (32.56%) PHP
10 14 (32.56%) Degree
11 12 (27.91%) Google
11 12 (27.91%) Responsive Web Design
11 12 (27.91%) Analytics
11 12 (27.91%) XML
12 11 (25.58%) IIS
12 11 (25.58%) Visual Studio
12 11 (25.58%) ASP.NET
12 11 (25.58%) C#
12 11 (25.58%) T-SQL
12 11 (25.58%) VB
12 11 (25.58%) SQL Server
12 11 (25.58%) .NET
12 11 (25.58%) MySQL
12 11 (25.58%) Back Office
12 11 (25.58%) E-Commerce

W3C
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing W3C 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 W3C. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (25.58%) IIS
2 6 (13.95%) WebSphere
2 6 (13.95%) WebSphere Application Server
2 6 (13.95%) Tomcat
3 4 (9.30%) Apache
4 3 (6.98%) WordPress
5 1 (2.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (2.33%) Kentico
5 1 (2.33%) CMS
5 1 (2.33%) MQSeries
5 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (34.88%) Photoshop
2 14 (32.56%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 11 (25.58%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 11 (25.58%) SSL
2 6 (13.95%) Internet
2 6 (13.95%) HTTP
3 3 (6.98%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.58%) SQL Server
1 11 (25.58%) MySQL
1 11 (25.58%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (25.58%) Visual Studio
1 11 (25.58%) Git (software)
2 9 (20.93%) JIRA
3 6 (13.95%) Maven
3 6 (13.95%) Ant
4 4 (9.30%) Subversion
5 1 (2.33%) Axure RP
5 1 (2.33%) Hudson
5 1 (2.33%) Log4j
5 1 (2.33%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.33%) JUnit
General
1 11 (25.58%) Back Office
2 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 39 (90.70%) Developer
2 15 (34.88%) Front-End Developer
3 11 (25.58%) Junior Developer
3 11 (25.58%) Junior
4 6 (13.95%) Web Developer
5 4 (9.30%) PHP Developer
5 4 (9.30%) PHP Web Developer
5 4 (9.30%) UX Designer
5 4 (9.30%) Designer
6 2 (4.65%) Java Developer
6 2 (4.65%) UI Designer
6 2 (4.65%) WebSphere Developer
7 1 (2.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 1 (2.33%) UI Programmer
7 1 (2.33%) Java Web Developer
7 1 (2.33%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (95.35%) HTML
1 41 (95.35%) CSS
2 39 (90.70%) jQuery
3 20 (46.51%) XHTML
4 19 (44.19%) Web Services
5 12 (27.91%) XML
6 11 (25.58%) ASP.NET
6 11 (25.58%) .NET
6 11 (25.58%) Semantic HTML
6 11 (25.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 10 (23.26%) HTML5
7 10 (23.26%) CSS3
8 9 (20.93%) JSP
9 7 (16.28%) Flash
9 7 (16.28%) J2EE
9 7 (16.28%) Ajax
9 7 (16.28%) JSON
10 6 (13.95%) REST
10 6 (13.95%) Spring
10 6 (13.95%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 35 (81.40%) User Experience
2 6 (13.95%) Web 2.0
3 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.60%) Linux
2 6 (13.95%) UNIX
2 6 (13.95%) HPUX
2 6 (13.95%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (39.53%) Web Development
2 15 (34.88%) MVC
2 15 (34.88%) SEO
3 12 (27.91%) Responsive Web Design
3 12 (27.91%) Analytics
4 11 (25.58%) E-Commerce
4 11 (25.58%) Change Control
4 11 (25.58%) Pay per click
5 8 (18.60%) Project Management
6 3 (6.98%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (6.98%) Compatibility Testing
6 3 (6.98%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.98%) OO
7 2 (4.65%) OOP
7 2 (4.65%) Data Architecture
8 1 (2.33%) Content Management
8 1 (2.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 43 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 18 (41.86%) SQL
3 14 (32.56%) PHP
4 11 (25.58%) C#
4 11 (25.58%) T-SQL
4 11 (25.58%) VB
5 8 (18.60%) Java
6 7 (16.28%) ActionScript
6 7 (16.28%) ActionScript 3.0
7 2 (4.65%) PHP5
8 1 (2.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 14 (32.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) WCAG
Vendors
1 12 (27.91%) Google
2 7 (16.28%) Oracle
3 6 (13.95%) IBM
4 3 (6.98%) Adobe
5 1 (2.33%) hybris
5 1 (2.33%) Interwoven