The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Web 2.0 in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Web 2.0 over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Web 2.0
England / West Midlands
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 229 221
Permanent jobs citing Web 2.0 0 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - 0.15% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.40% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 8
Median salary - £31,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -43.63%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -20.00%  

Web 2.0 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 1909 2266 1951
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 37.42% 36.62% 34.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1539 1630 1606
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Web 2.0
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Web 2.0 as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Web 2.0 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 in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Web 2.0 in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT jobs citing Web 2.0 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 Web 2.0.

1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) OOP
2 4 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 4 (66.67%) XML
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) Objective-C
2 4 (66.67%) Retail
2 4 (66.67%) Spring
2 4 (66.67%) Android
3 2 (33.33%) HTML5
3 2 (33.33%) Ajax
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) User Experience
3 2 (33.33%) Web Development
3 2 (33.33%) JSON
3 2 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (16.67%) Front End Development

Web 2.0
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:

General
1 4 (66.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (33.33%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (33.33%) HTML CSS Developer
2 2 (33.33%) HTML Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 4 (66.67%) Spring
2 4 (66.67%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) Ajax
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) HTML5
3 2 (33.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) OOP
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (33.33%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) Objective-C