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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 35 20 43
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +23
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 15 49 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 5.05% 12.63% 0.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.39% 31.41% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 15 42 1
Average salary £45,000 £51,250 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.19% +52.98%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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
112 156 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 37.71% 40.21% 24.53%
Number of salaries quoted 100 131 60
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 29 January 2015.

Web Services Salary Histogram in Bedford

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 29 (85.29%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (79.41%) C#
2 27 (79.41%) .NET
2 27 (79.41%) ASP.NET
3 26 (76.47%) MVC
4 25 (73.53%) TDD
4 25 (73.53%) OOD
4 25 (73.53%) Microsoft
4 25 (73.53%) Visual Studio
4 25 (73.53%) SQL Server
4 25 (73.53%) WCF
5 24 (70.59%) WPF
5 24 (70.59%) Silverlight
5 24 (70.59%) MS Excel
5 24 (70.59%) N-Tier
5 24 (70.59%) Scrum
6 23 (67.65%) .NET Framework
6 23 (67.65%) SQL Server 2008
7 22 (64.71%) LINQ
7 22 (64.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 20 (58.82%) ASP.NET MVC
8 20 (58.82%) SQL
9 19 (55.88%) T-SQL
9 19 (55.88%) OO
10 18 (52.94%) Rhino Mocks
10 18 (52.94%) Moq
10 18 (52.94%) Multithreading
10 18 (52.94%) SQL Server 2005
10 18 (52.94%) WinForms
10 18 (52.94%) Windows

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 (52.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 24 (70.59%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (73.53%) SQL Server
2 23 (67.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (52.94%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2000
4 4 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 25 (73.53%) Visual Studio
2 18 (52.94%) Rhino Mocks
2 18 (52.94%) Moq
3 15 (44.12%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (26.47%) Subversion
5 6 (17.65%) NUnit
6 5 (14.71%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 26 (76.47%) Developer
2 20 (58.82%) .NET Developer
3 19 (55.88%) C# Developer
3 19 (55.88%) Senior Developer
3 19 (55.88%) C# .NET Developer
4 18 (52.94%) Senior C# Developer
4 18 (52.94%) Senior .NET Developer
5 12 (35.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (29.41%) ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (29.41%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (17.65%) Development Manager
7 6 (17.65%) Agile .NET Developer
7 6 (17.65%) Agile C# Developer
8 5 (14.71%) J2EE Developer
8 5 (14.71%) Java Developer
8 5 (14.71%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 2 (5.88%) Project Manager
9 2 (5.88%) Web Developer
9 2 (5.88%) Technical Project Manager
9 2 (5.88%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (79.41%) .NET
1 27 (79.41%) ASP.NET
2 25 (73.53%) WCF
3 24 (70.59%) WPF
3 24 (70.59%) Silverlight
4 23 (67.65%) .NET Framework
5 22 (64.71%) LINQ
5 22 (64.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 20 (58.82%) ASP.NET MVC
7 18 (52.94%) WinForms
7 18 (52.94%) ADO.NET
8 17 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 10 (29.41%) jQuery
10 9 (26.47%) Ajax
11 6 (17.65%) CSS
11 6 (17.65%) XML
11 6 (17.65%) HTML
11 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 5 (14.71%) J2EE
12 5 (14.71%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (70.59%) N-Tier
2 5 (14.71%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (14.71%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.94%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 18 (52.94%) Windows
2 5 (14.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (85.29%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (76.47%) MVC
3 25 (73.53%) TDD
3 25 (73.53%) OOD
4 24 (70.59%) Scrum
5 19 (55.88%) OO
6 18 (52.94%) Multithreading
7 7 (20.59%) Software Engineering
8 6 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (17.65%) Matrix Management
8 6 (17.65%) Performance Management
8 6 (17.65%) Mentoring
8 6 (17.65%) Coaching
9 5 (14.71%) Web Development
9 5 (14.71%) Unit Testing
10 2 (5.88%) Web Application Development
10 2 (5.88%) ITIL
10 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2
11 1 (2.94%) UML
11 1 (2.94%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 27 (79.41%) C#
2 20 (58.82%) SQL
3 19 (55.88%) T-SQL
4 10 (29.41%) JavaScript
5 5 (14.71%) Java
6 1 (2.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Sun Certification
1 5 (14.71%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) APMP
2 2 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 18 (52.94%) MOM
Vendors
1 25 (73.53%) Microsoft
2 5 (14.71%) Sun
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