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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web 2.0
Rank 215 - 210
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Web 2.0 5 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.088% - 0.054%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.28% - 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £21,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%
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
1787 1774 2028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 31.42% 32.41% 36.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1417 1446 1738
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
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 Web 2.0 within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 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
Staffordshire - 5 - -
Web 2.0
England

Web 2.0
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 12 (92.31%) MySQL
1 12 (92.31%) CSS
1 12 (92.31%) Linux
2 8 (61.54%) HTML
2 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
2 8 (61.54%) SQL
3 7 (53.85%) Java
3 7 (53.85%) Oracle
3 7 (53.85%) Ant
3 7 (53.85%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (53.85%) HPUX
3 7 (53.85%) Solaris
3 7 (53.85%) J2EE
3 7 (53.85%) Tomcat
3 7 (53.85%) UNIX
3 7 (53.85%) Servlets
3 7 (53.85%) SOAP
3 7 (53.85%) Struts
3 7 (53.85%) Web Services
3 7 (53.85%) E-Commerce
3 7 (53.85%) HTTP
3 7 (53.85%) IBM
3 7 (53.85%) Hibernate
3 7 (53.85%) Spring
3 7 (53.85%) Maven
3 7 (53.85%) Ajax
3 7 (53.85%) WebSphere
3 7 (53.85%) JSON
3 7 (53.85%) jQuery
3 7 (53.85%) REST

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 7 (53.85%) WebSphere Application Server
1 7 (53.85%) Tomcat
1 7 (53.85%) WebSphere
2 5 (38.46%) Apache
3 1 (7.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (7.69%) MQSeries
3 1 (7.69%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) HTTP
2 6 (46.15%) Internet
3 5 (38.46%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (92.31%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Ant
1 7 (53.85%) Maven
2 1 (7.69%) JUnit
2 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
2 1 (7.69%) Log4j
2 1 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 1 (7.69%) Games
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Web Developer
3 5 (38.46%) Applications Developer
3 5 (38.46%) Web Applications Developer
4 2 (15.38%) WebSphere Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Lead Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior VB.NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Java Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) CSS
2 8 (61.54%) HTML
3 7 (53.85%) J2EE
3 7 (53.85%) Servlets
3 7 (53.85%) SOAP
3 7 (53.85%) Struts
3 7 (53.85%) Web Services
3 7 (53.85%) Ajax
3 7 (53.85%) JSON
3 7 (53.85%) jQuery
3 7 (53.85%) Hibernate
3 7 (53.85%) Spring
3 7 (53.85%) REST
4 6 (46.15%) Semantic HTML
4 6 (46.15%) JSP
4 6 (46.15%) XHTML
5 5 (38.46%) LAMP
5 5 (38.46%) WAMP
6 2 (15.38%) XML
7 1 (7.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) W3C
1 6 (46.15%) User Experience
2 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Linux
2 7 (53.85%) UNIX
2 7 (53.85%) HPUX
2 7 (53.85%) Solaris
3 1 (7.69%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) E-Commerce
2 5 (38.46%) OOP
2 5 (38.46%) Business Development
2 5 (38.46%) Line Management
3 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.69%) OO
4 1 (7.69%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) SQL
1 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
2 7 (53.85%) Java
3 5 (38.46%) PHP
4 1 (7.69%) VB
4 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
4 1 (7.69%) XPath
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Oracle
1 7 (53.85%) IBM
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Interwoven