The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 40 18 43
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +25
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 17 53 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 5.20% 13.59% 0.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.78% 34.19% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 17 47 1
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +41.79%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Web Services
Bedfordshire

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 Bedford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
133 155 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 40.67% 39.74% 28.69%
Number of salaries quoted 128 136 67
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +43.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Web Services
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Web Services Salary Trend in Bedford

Web Services
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Web Services across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Web Services Salary Histogram in Bedford

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 31 (86.11%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (72.22%) C#
2 26 (72.22%) .NET
2 26 (72.22%) ASP.NET
3 25 (69.44%) SQL Server
3 25 (69.44%) Microsoft
3 25 (69.44%) MVC
4 24 (66.67%) Visual Studio
4 24 (66.67%) OOD
4 24 (66.67%) TDD
4 24 (66.67%) WCF
4 24 (66.67%) WPF
4 24 (66.67%) Silverlight
5 23 (63.89%) MS Excel
5 23 (63.89%) Scrum
5 23 (63.89%) .NET Framework
5 23 (63.89%) SQL Server 2008
6 22 (61.11%) N-Tier
7 21 (58.33%) SQL
7 21 (58.33%) LINQ
7 21 (58.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 20 (55.56%) T-SQL
9 19 (52.78%) OO
9 19 (52.78%) ASP.NET MVC
10 18 (50.00%) Windows
10 18 (50.00%) SharePoint
10 18 (50.00%) Multithreading
11 17 (47.22%) ADO.NET
11 17 (47.22%) MOM
11 17 (47.22%) WinForms

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 18 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 23 (63.89%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (69.44%) SQL Server
2 23 (63.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (47.22%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
4 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 24 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 17 (47.22%) Rhino Mocks
2 17 (47.22%) Moq
3 15 (41.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (27.78%) Subversion
5 8 (22.22%) JUnit
6 5 (13.89%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 29 (80.56%) Developer
2 20 (55.56%) Senior Developer
3 18 (50.00%) Senior C# Developer
3 18 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 18 (50.00%) C# Developer
4 17 (47.22%) Senior .NET Developer
4 17 (47.22%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (30.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (25.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (22.22%) Java Developer
7 8 (22.22%) J2EE Developer
7 8 (22.22%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 6 (16.67%) Agile .NET Developer
8 6 (16.67%) Agile C# Developer
9 5 (13.89%) Development Manager
10 2 (5.56%) Project Manager
10 2 (5.56%) Web Developer
10 2 (5.56%) Technical Project Manager
10 2 (5.56%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (72.22%) .NET
1 26 (72.22%) ASP.NET
2 24 (66.67%) WCF
2 24 (66.67%) WPF
2 24 (66.67%) Silverlight
3 23 (63.89%) .NET Framework
4 21 (58.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 21 (58.33%) LINQ
5 19 (52.78%) ASP.NET MVC
6 17 (47.22%) WinForms
6 17 (47.22%) ADO.NET
7 16 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 12 (33.33%) Ajax
8 12 (33.33%) jQuery
9 10 (27.78%) XML
10 8 (22.22%) J2EE
10 8 (22.22%) EJB
10 8 (22.22%) JSP
10 8 (22.22%) Struts
11 5 (13.89%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (61.11%) N-Tier
2 8 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 8 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.56%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 18 (50.00%) Windows
2 8 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (86.11%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (69.44%) MVC
3 24 (66.67%) TDD
3 24 (66.67%) OOD
4 23 (63.89%) Scrum
5 19 (52.78%) OO
6 18 (50.00%) Multithreading
7 10 (27.78%) Software Engineering
8 8 (22.22%) Web Development
8 8 (22.22%) Unit Testing
9 5 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (13.89%) Performance Management
9 5 (13.89%) Matrix Management
9 5 (13.89%) Mentoring
9 5 (13.89%) Coaching
10 2 (5.56%) ITIL
10 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2
10 2 (5.56%) Web Application Development
10 2 (5.56%) Technical Analysis
11 1 (2.78%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (72.22%) C#
2 21 (58.33%) SQL
3 20 (55.56%) T-SQL
4 12 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 8 (22.22%) Java
6 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (22.22%) Sun Certification
1 8 (22.22%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) APMP
2 2 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 17 (47.22%) MOM
Vendors
1 25 (69.44%) Microsoft
2 8 (22.22%) Sun
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