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

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web 2.0
Rank 203 178 197
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +19
Permanent jobs citing Web 2.0 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.020% 0.049% 0.022%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.071% 0.16% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £52,500 £43,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.66%
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
1413 1273 1351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 28.87% 31.11% 29.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1180 1027 1183
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 6 March 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 -9 1 £52,500 -
Web 2.0
England

Web 2.0
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 5 (83.33%) jQuery
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 5 (83.33%) XML
2 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (66.67%) Algorithms
3 3 (50.00%) CSS3
3 3 (50.00%) Eclipse RCP
3 3 (50.00%) HTML5
3 3 (50.00%) OSGi
3 3 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (50.00%) Data Structures
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) Web Services
3 3 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (50.00%) Flash
3 3 (50.00%) Eclipse
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Adobe
3 3 (50.00%) PHP
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) Photoshop
3 3 (50.00%) IIS
3 3 (50.00%) JPA
3 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) SEO
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Spring

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

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 3 (50.00%) IIS
1 3 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (33.33%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Photoshop
1 3 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (50.00%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Web Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) XML
1 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 3 (50.00%) JPA
2 3 (50.00%) Flash
2 3 (50.00%) HTML5
2 3 (50.00%) OSGi
2 3 (50.00%) CSS3
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (50.00%) Spring
2 3 (50.00%) Ajax
2 3 (50.00%) Java EE
3 2 (33.33%) JSON
3 2 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (33.33%) REST
3 2 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 2 (33.33%) EJB 3.0
3 2 (33.33%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 4 (66.67%) Algorithms
2 3 (50.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) SEO
1 3 (50.00%) Scrum
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) PHP
2 3 (50.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) WAI
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) Adobe