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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Progress WebSpeed Workshop
Rank 219 210 207
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Permanent jobs citing WebSpeed 3 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.052% 0.037% 0.019%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.35% 0.28% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £38,100 £31,750
% change year-on-year
+18.11% +20.00%
WebSpeed
England

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

Development Applications Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
865 718 693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.87% 13.29% 12.86%
Number of salaries quoted 765 618 624
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%

WebSpeed
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

WebSpeed Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

WebSpeed
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

WebSpeed Salary Trend in the West Midlands

WebSpeed
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

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

WebSpeed Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

WebSpeed
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 WebSpeed within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 July 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 -6 2 £40,000 +14.28%
Walsall - 1 £30,000 -
WebSpeed
England

WebSpeed
Top 19 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

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

1 4 (100.00%) OpenEdge
2 2 (50.00%) Progress
2 2 (50.00%) SonicMQ
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Billing
2 2 (50.00%) Time Management
2 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) EDI
3 1 (25.00%) Progress 4GL

WebSpeed
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) OpenEdge
General
1 2 (50.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) AWS Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Progress Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) SonicMQ
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) EDI
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Time Management
1 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Progress 4GL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Progress