The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Semantic Web in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Semantic Web over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Semantic Web
England / West Midlands
Rank - 230 205
Permanent jobs citing Semantic Web 0 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - 0.11% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.32% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 12
Median salary - £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +35.71%  
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £47,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +31.57% +35.71%  

Semantic Web is in the generic IT 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 generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1664 2195 1653
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 35.28% 35.82% 32.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1272 1629 1405
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Semantic Web
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Semantic Web as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Semantic Web in the West Midlands

Semantic Web
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Semantic Web in the West Midlands