The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 21 28 35
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +7
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 8 14 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 3.02% 5.26% 3.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.67% 15.56% 9.89%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 7
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Web Services
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
48 90 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 18.11% 33.83% 31.82%
Number of salaries quoted 42 76 70
Average salary £36,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Web Services across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Web Services
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Web Services across the Aberdeen region.

Web Services Salary Trend in Aberdeen

Web Services
Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Web Services across the Aberdeen region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Web Services Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Web Services also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Web Services.

1 10 (62.50%) SQL
2 9 (56.25%) .NET
2 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
3 8 (50.00%) C#
4 7 (43.75%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (37.50%) WinForms
5 6 (37.50%) Advertising
5 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 6 (37.50%) SOA
5 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 6 (37.50%) VB.NET
5 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
5 6 (37.50%) Software Architecture
5 6 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (31.25%) HTML
6 5 (31.25%) Adobe
7 4 (25.00%) SAPscript
7 4 (25.00%) SAP HR
7 4 (25.00%) OO
7 4 (25.00%) ABAP
7 4 (25.00%) Oracle
7 4 (25.00%) SAP
7 4 (25.00%) Web Dynpro
7 4 (25.00%) SAP Smart Forms
7 4 (25.00%) BAPI
7 4 (25.00%) LSMW
7 4 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 4 (25.00%) SAP ALE
7 4 (25.00%) Project Planning

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Web Services also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Web Services. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (18.75%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (25.00%) SAP HR
1 4 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 4 (25.00%) SAP HCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
2 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 2 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) LSMW
2 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) Mercurial
General
1 6 (37.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Developer
2 8 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 4 (25.00%) ABAP Developer
3 4 (25.00%) SAP Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Team Leader
4 3 (18.75%) Software Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Lead Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Software Team Leader
5 2 (12.50%) Lead Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Development Team Leader
6 1 (6.25%) .NET Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) .NET
2 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET
2 6 (37.50%) WinForms
3 5 (31.25%) HTML
4 4 (25.00%) SAP ALE
4 4 (25.00%) Web Dynpro
4 4 (25.00%) SAP Smart Forms
4 4 (25.00%) BAPI
5 3 (18.75%) XML
6 2 (12.50%) CSS
6 2 (12.50%) jQuery
7 1 (6.25%) JPA
7 1 (6.25%) RESTful
7 1 (6.25%) HTML5
7 1 (6.25%) CSS3
7 1 (6.25%) Laravel
7 1 (6.25%) Java EE
7 1 (6.25%) JSON
7 1 (6.25%) Symfony
7 1 (6.25%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.25%) Streaming Video
2 1 (6.25%) E-Learning
2 1 (6.25%) VLE
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) SOA
2 6 (37.50%) Software Architecture
3 4 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
3 4 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 4 (25.00%) OO
4 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.25%) MVC
5 1 (6.25%) OOD
5 1 (6.25%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) SQL
2 8 (50.00%) C#
3 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 6 (37.50%) VB.NET
4 4 (25.00%) ABAP
4 4 (25.00%) SAPscript
5 2 (12.50%) PHP
5 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
5 2 (12.50%) Java
6 1 (6.25%) Objective-C
6 1 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) Adobe
3 4 (25.00%) Oracle
3 4 (25.00%) SAP