Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Internet skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Internet over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Internet
England > West Midlands
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 143 171 120
Rank change year-on-year +28 -51 -22
Permanent jobs citing Internet 207 189 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.03% 1.63% 2.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.98% 10.20% 14.55%
Number of salaries quoted 191 167 232
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +15.38% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,300 £24,325
90th Percentile £61,250 £65,000 £55,900
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +5.88%

Internet is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1595 1853 1739
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 15.68% 16.02% 15.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1297 1436 1539
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £39,750 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.63% +4.61% +1.33%
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £60,500 £58,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Internet
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Internet as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Internet in the West Midlands

Internet
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Internet in the West Midlands

Internet
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Internet in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Internet in the West Midlands

Internet
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire +19 48 £27,500 -
Birmingham +4 40 £43,500 -13.00% 3
Coventry +16 34 £57,500 +19.79% 2
Shropshire +18 26 £45,000 +22.45%
Solihull +11 16 £22,500 -43.75% 2
Worcestershire 0 15 £37,500 +2.04% 1
Staffordshire +1 11 £35,000 -33.33% 10
Wolverhampton 0 4 £45,000 -5.26%
Walsall - 3 £45,000 -
Willenhall - 3 £45,000 -
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £42,500 -
Internet
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT jobs citing Internet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Internet.

1 61 (29.47%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (26.57%) AngularJS
3 54 (26.09%) JavaScript
4 50 (24.15%) HTML
5 49 (23.67%) PHP
5 49 (23.67%) SQL
6 47 (22.71%) Marketing
7 46 (22.22%) CSS
8 43 (20.77%) SQL Server
8 43 (20.77%) Internet Marketing
8 43 (20.77%) Open Source
9 42 (20.29%) jQuery
10 40 (19.32%) MVC
11 38 (18.36%) Windows
12 35 (16.91%) Linux
12 35 (16.91%) Continuous Integration
12 35 (16.91%) RESTful
13 34 (16.43%) Social Media
13 34 (16.43%) TDD
14 33 (15.94%) SEO
14 33 (15.94%) Web Design
14 33 (15.94%) MySQL
14 33 (15.94%) REST
14 33 (15.94%) Graphic Design
15 32 (15.46%) .NET
16 31 (14.98%) C#
16 31 (14.98%) Scrum
17 30 (14.49%) Microsoft
18 29 (14.01%) Symfony
19 28 (13.53%) Degree

Internet
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (8.70%) WordPress
2 6 (2.90%) IIS
3 5 (2.42%) CMS
4 3 (1.45%) Apache ServiceMix
4 3 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.45%) Mule
5 2 (0.97%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (0.97%) Drupal
5 2 (0.97%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.97%) Oracle Application Server
5 2 (0.97%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.48%) Apache
6 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.48%) IBM Domino
6 1 (0.48%) nginx
6 1 (0.48%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.48%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.48%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 16 (7.73%) Adobe Illustrator
1 16 (7.73%) Photoshop
2 13 (6.28%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (3.38%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (1.93%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.48%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 24 (11.59%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (6.76%) AdWords
3 12 (5.80%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (4.83%) Google Analytics
5 6 (2.90%) SaaS
6 4 (1.93%) IaaS
6 4 (1.93%) PaaS
7 1 (0.48%) GitHub
7 1 (0.48%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (13.04%) Hyperconnected
2 23 (11.11%) LAN
3 20 (9.66%) Firewall
4 19 (9.18%) WAN
5 17 (8.21%) TCP/IP
6 13 (6.28%) SMTP
7 11 (5.31%) MPLS
8 9 (4.35%) HTTP
9 7 (3.38%) DNS
9 7 (3.38%) Unified Communications
10 6 (2.90%) BGP
10 6 (2.90%) DHCP
10 6 (2.90%) VoIP
10 6 (2.90%) VPN
10 6 (2.90%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (2.42%) IMAP
11 5 (2.42%) S/MIME
11 5 (2.42%) SAN
12 4 (1.93%) VLAN
12 4 (1.93%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (20.77%) SQL Server
2 33 (15.94%) MySQL
3 24 (11.59%) SQL Server 2014
4 9 (4.35%) Redis
5 6 (2.90%) MongoDB
5 6 (2.90%) NoSQL
6 5 (2.42%) Oracle Database
6 5 (2.42%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (1.93%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.45%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.97%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (0.97%) Big Data
9 2 (0.97%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (0.97%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.97%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (0.97%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 14 (6.76%) Git (software)
2 10 (4.83%) PHPUnit
3 9 (4.35%) Subversion
4 6 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (2.42%) JIRA
5 5 (2.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (1.45%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.45%) Maven
6 3 (1.45%) Moq
6 3 (1.45%) MSTest
6 3 (1.45%) NUnit
6 3 (1.45%) Rhino Mocks
6 3 (1.45%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.97%) AccuRev
7 2 (0.97%) Rational Functional Tester
7 2 (0.97%) Selenium
7 2 (0.97%) WebDriver
7 2 (0.97%) Xdebug
8 1 (0.48%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.48%) TeamCity
General
1 47 (22.71%) Marketing
2 25 (12.08%) Finance
3 24 (11.59%) Telecoms
4 10 (4.83%) Banking
5 3 (1.45%) Retail
6 2 (0.97%) Back Office
6 2 (0.97%) Legal
7 1 (0.48%) Local Government
7 1 (0.48%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 81 (39.13%) Developer
2 30 (14.49%) JavaScript Developer
3 29 (14.01%) HTML CSS Developer
3 29 (14.01%) HTML Developer
4 28 (13.53%) .NET Developer
5 26 (12.56%) Analyst
5 26 (12.56%) PHP Developer
6 25 (12.08%) ASP.NET Developer
6 25 (12.08%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 25 (12.08%) C# .NET Developer
6 25 (12.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 25 (12.08%) C# Developer
7 24 (11.59%) Agile .NET Developer
7 24 (11.59%) Agile C# Developer
7 24 (11.59%) Agile Developer
8 22 (10.63%) Junior
9 21 (10.14%) Technical Support
10 19 (9.18%) Junior Developer
11 18 (8.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 16 (7.73%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (26.57%) AngularJS
2 50 (24.15%) HTML
3 46 (22.22%) CSS
4 42 (20.29%) jQuery
5 35 (16.91%) RESTful
6 33 (15.94%) REST
7 32 (15.46%) .NET
8 29 (14.01%) Symfony
9 27 (13.04%) ASP.NET
10 26 (12.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 25 (12.08%) ASP.NET MVC
11 25 (12.08%) HTML5
12 24 (11.59%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 24 (11.59%) ASP.NET Web API
12 24 (11.59%) KnockoutJS
13 19 (9.18%) Django
14 18 (8.70%) Ruby on Rails
15 17 (8.21%) Sass
16 15 (7.25%) Web Services
17 10 (4.83%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 34 (16.43%) Social Media
2 33 (15.94%) Graphic Design
3 17 (8.21%) Computer Science
4 13 (6.28%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (4.35%) Internet of Things
5 9 (4.35%) SCADA
6 5 (2.42%) Client/Server
6 5 (2.42%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.93%) User Experience
8 3 (1.45%) Cloud Native
8 3 (1.45%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (1.45%) Replication
8 3 (1.45%) Smart Home
9 2 (0.97%) Device Driver
9 2 (0.97%) Fintech
9 2 (0.97%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.97%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.48%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.48%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.48%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 38 (18.36%) Windows
2 35 (16.91%) Linux
3 18 (8.70%) Unix
4 17 (8.21%) Windows Server
5 8 (3.86%) Windows 7
5 8 (3.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.45%) CentOS
6 3 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.97%) AIX
7 2 (0.97%) Debian
8 1 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.48%) Solaris
8 1 (0.48%) SUSE
8 1 (0.48%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.48%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.48%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.48%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (29.47%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (20.77%) Internet Marketing
2 43 (20.77%) Open Source
3 40 (19.32%) MVC
4 35 (16.91%) Continuous Integration
5 34 (16.43%) TDD
6 33 (15.94%) SEO
6 33 (15.94%) Web Design
7 31 (14.98%) Scrum
8 28 (13.53%) BDD
9 27 (13.04%) Dependency Injection
9 27 (13.04%) Kanban
10 25 (12.08%) Web Application Development
11 21 (10.14%) Cybersecurity
12 19 (9.18%) Information Security
13 18 (8.70%) Front End Development
14 17 (8.21%) Software Engineering
15 14 (6.76%) OO
15 14 (6.76%) Presales
16 13 (6.28%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 54 (26.09%) JavaScript
2 49 (23.67%) PHP
2 49 (23.67%) SQL
3 31 (14.98%) C#
4 19 (9.18%) Ruby
5 14 (6.76%) Java
6 13 (6.28%) Python
7 10 (4.83%) PHP 5
7 10 (4.83%) PowerShell
8 8 (3.86%) C++
9 7 (3.38%) C
9 7 (3.38%) Perl
9 7 (3.38%) Shell Script
10 4 (1.93%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.97%) Scala
12 1 (0.48%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.48%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (13.53%) Degree
2 23 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 19 (9.18%) SC Cleared
4 16 (7.73%) CESG Certified Professional
4 16 (7.73%) CISM
4 16 (7.73%) CISSP
5 14 (6.76%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (1.93%) CCNA
6 4 (1.93%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (1.93%) ISEB
7 3 (1.45%) DV Cleared
7 3 (1.45%) ISTQB
7 3 (1.45%) Numerate Degree
8 2 (0.97%) CCNP
8 2 (0.97%) NVQ Level 3
9 1 (0.48%) GCIA
9 1 (0.48%) GIAC
9 1 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.48%) OCP
9 1 (0.48%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (8.21%) GDPR
1 17 (8.21%) QA
2 16 (7.73%) Cyber Essentials
3 7 (3.38%) SLA
4 3 (1.45%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (4.35%) Docker
2 8 (3.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.93%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.93%) Snort
4 3 (1.45%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.45%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (0.97%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.48%) KVM
6 1 (0.48%) Sendmail
6 1 (0.48%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.48%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (2.90%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.93%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.93%) Puppet
3 3 (1.45%) Nagios
4 2 (0.97%) Data Guard
4 2 (0.97%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (0.97%) SCOM
5 1 (0.48%) Ansible
5 1 (0.48%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.48%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.48%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.48%) Netcool
5 1 (0.48%) Netcool/OMNIbus
5 1 (0.48%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.48%) SCCM
Vendors
1 30 (14.49%) Microsoft
2 16 (7.73%) Google
3 10 (4.83%) Cisco
3 10 (4.83%) Oracle
4 9 (4.35%) VMware
5 7 (3.38%) HP
6 6 (2.90%) Adobe
7 4 (1.93%) ArcSight
7 4 (1.93%) Facebook
7 4 (1.93%) Juniper
7 4 (1.93%) LogRhythm
7 4 (1.93%) McAfee
7 4 (1.93%) Motorola
7 4 (1.93%) SolarWinds
7 4 (1.93%) Virgin Media
8 3 (1.45%) F5
8 3 (1.45%) IronPort
8 3 (1.45%) Openreach
8 3 (1.45%) Palo Alto
8 3 (1.45%) Red Hat