The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for WebSockets skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WebSockets over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

WebSockets
England / West Midlands
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 204 - 207
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing WebSockets 3 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.063% - 0.097%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.17% - 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 5
Median salary £40,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

WebSockets is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework 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 industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1781 2149 1977
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 37.35% 34.81% 38.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1583 1880 1774
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

WebSockets
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing WebSockets as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for WebSockets in the West Midlands

WebSockets
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for WebSockets in the West Midlands

WebSockets
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 WebSockets within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 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
Birmingham - 3 £40,000 -
WebSockets
England

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing WebSockets 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 WebSockets.

1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
1 6 (100.00%) HTML5
2 3 (50.00%) Social Media
2 3 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (50.00%) Node.js
2 3 (50.00%) REST
2 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (50.00%) Retail
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Ajax
2 3 (50.00%) Marketing
2 3 (50.00%) JSON
2 3 (50.00%) JSUnit
2 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (50.00%) SNMP
2 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (50.00%) Embedded C
2 3 (50.00%) NHS
2 3 (50.00%) Electronics
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) C
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) PHP
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) MySQL

WebSockets
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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) SNMP
1 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (50.00%) JSUnit
General
1 3 (50.00%) Electronics
1 3 (50.00%) Marketing
1 3 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Angular Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 3 (50.00%) HTML CSS Developer
1 3 (50.00%) HTML Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) HTML5
2 3 (50.00%) Ajax
2 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (50.00%) Ionic Framework
2 3 (50.00%) JSON
2 3 (50.00%) Node.js
2 3 (50.00%) REST
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5 Canvas
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 3 (50.00%) NHS
1 3 (50.00%) Social Media
2 2 (33.33%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Social Commerce
1 3 (50.00%) Social Media Monitoring
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Device Driver Development
3 1 (16.67%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C
1 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) C++
1 3 (50.00%) Embedded C
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (50.00%) PHP
1 3 (50.00%) SQL