The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Web 2.0 in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Web 2.0 over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web 2.0
Rank - 208 194
Permanent jobs citing Web 2.0 0 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.054% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.19% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 6
Average salary - £21,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -34.84%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +14.28%
Web 2.0
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
1268 1566 1185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 23.17% 28.34% 24.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1061 1347 1022
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,150 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Web 2.0
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Web 2.0 across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Web 2.0 Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Web 2.0
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Web 2.0 across the West Midlands region.

Web 2.0 Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Web 2.0
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Web 2.0 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 Web 2.0.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) EJB
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
1 1 (100.00%) EJB 3.0
1 1 (100.00%) OSGi
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse RCP

Web 2.0
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Web 2.0 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 Web 2.0. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (100.00%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) EJB
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Ajax
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) EJB 3.0
1 1 (100.00%) OSGi
1 1 (100.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss