The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Pay per click skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Pay per click over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Pay per click (PPC)
England / West Midlands
Rank 190 227 188
Rank change year-on-year +37 -39  
Permanent jobs citing Pay per click 20 10 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.42% 0.16% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.18% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 18 10 19
Median salary £37,500 £30,000 £22,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +36.36%  
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £32,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.66%  

Pay per click is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4242 5411 4223
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 89.95% 88.30% 83.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3435 4357 3519
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,341 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Pay per click
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Pay per click as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Pay per click in the West Midlands

Pay per click
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Pay per click in the West Midlands

Pay per click
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Pay per click in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Pay per click in the West Midlands

Pay per click
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 Pay per click within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worcestershire - 16 £37,500 -
Herefordshire - 14 £38,750 -
Coventry +15 2 £28,500 +4.58%
Birmingham +13 2 £37,500 +26.05%
Pay per click
England

Pay per click
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing Pay per click 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 Pay per click.

1 41 (100.00%) SEO
1 41 (100.00%) Marketing
2 24 (58.54%) HTML
3 21 (51.22%) JavaScript
3 21 (51.22%) Git (software)
4 20 (48.78%) CSS
5 18 (43.90%) PHP
5 18 (43.90%) Digital Marketing
6 17 (41.46%) Google
7 16 (39.02%) E-Commerce
7 16 (39.02%) Analytics
8 15 (36.59%) KnockoutJS
8 15 (36.59%) Mobile App
8 15 (36.59%) Backbone.js
8 15 (36.59%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (36.59%) Subversion
9 14 (34.15%) jQuery
10 12 (29.27%) Social Media
10 12 (29.27%) Internet
11 11 (26.83%) MySQL
11 11 (26.83%) Web Services
11 11 (26.83%) OO
11 11 (26.83%) OO PHP
11 11 (26.83%) User Experience
12 10 (24.39%) Sass
12 10 (24.39%) Node.js
12 10 (24.39%) HTML5
13 9 (21.95%) Google Analytics
14 8 (19.51%) Continuous Integration
14 8 (19.51%) Kanban

Pay per click
Top Related 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 8 (19.51%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (7.32%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (7.32%) WordPress
3 2 (4.88%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 9 (21.95%) Google Analytics
2 5 (12.20%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 12 (29.27%) Internet
2 1 (2.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.83%) MySQL
2 8 (19.51%) NoSQL
2 8 (19.51%) Redis
2 8 (19.51%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.88%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 21 (51.22%) Git (software)
2 15 (36.59%) Subversion
3 8 (19.51%) Jenkins
3 8 (19.51%) PHPUnit
3 8 (19.51%) Xdebug
4 7 (17.07%) Grunt
4 7 (17.07%) gulp
4 7 (17.07%) Jasmine
4 7 (17.07%) JSUnit
4 7 (17.07%) Mocha
General
1 41 (100.00%) Marketing
2 5 (12.20%) Advertising
3 4 (9.76%) Automotive
3 4 (9.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (51.22%) Developer
2 18 (43.90%) HTML Developer
2 18 (43.90%) JavaScript Developer
3 15 (36.59%) HTML CSS Developer
4 11 (26.83%) MySQL Developer
4 11 (26.83%) PHP Developer
4 11 (26.83%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 10 (24.39%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 8 (19.51%) OO PHP Developer
7 5 (12.20%) E-Commerce Manager
7 5 (12.20%) PPC Specialist
8 4 (9.76%) Marketing Specialist
8 4 (9.76%) SEO Specialist
9 3 (7.32%) PHP Web Developer
9 3 (7.32%) Senior Developer
9 3 (7.32%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 3 (7.32%) Web Developer
10 2 (4.88%) Business Development Manager
10 2 (4.88%) Business Manager
10 2 (4.88%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (58.54%) HTML
2 20 (48.78%) CSS
3 15 (36.59%) Backbone.js
3 15 (36.59%) KnockoutJS
4 14 (34.15%) jQuery
5 11 (26.83%) Web Services
6 10 (24.39%) HTML5
6 10 (24.39%) Node.js
6 10 (24.39%) Sass
7 8 (19.51%) RabbitMQ
7 8 (19.51%) RESTful
7 8 (19.51%) Zend Framework
8 7 (17.07%) Chai
8 7 (17.07%) CSS3
9 3 (7.32%) Ajax
9 3 (7.32%) Laravel
9 3 (7.32%) LESS
9 3 (7.32%) XHTML
10 1 (2.44%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 15 (36.59%) Mobile App
2 12 (29.27%) Social Media
3 11 (26.83%) User Experience
4 7 (17.07%) Animation
5 3 (7.32%) Social Network
6 2 (4.88%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.51%) Debian
1 8 (19.51%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (100.00%) SEO
2 18 (43.90%) Digital Marketing
3 16 (39.02%) Analytics
3 16 (39.02%) E-Commerce
4 15 (36.59%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (26.83%) OO
5 11 (26.83%) OO PHP
6 8 (19.51%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (19.51%) Kanban
6 8 (19.51%) MVC
6 8 (19.51%) OOP
6 8 (19.51%) Scrum
7 7 (17.07%) Automated Testing
7 7 (17.07%) BDD
7 7 (17.07%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 7 (17.07%) TDD
7 7 (17.07%) Unit Testing
8 6 (14.63%) Email Marketing
8 6 (14.63%) Online Marketing
9 5 (12.20%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 21 (51.22%) JavaScript
2 18 (43.90%) PHP
3 3 (7.32%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) SLA
Vendors
1 17 (41.46%) Google
2 8 (19.51%) Red Hat
2 8 (19.51%) Zend
3 5 (12.20%) DoubleClick
3 5 (12.20%) Kenshoo
4 3 (7.32%) Adobe
5 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.44%) Progress
5 1 (2.44%) SAP
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