The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Bedford region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 46 24 34
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +10
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 37 27 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 7.61% 10.15% 3.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.79% 22.50% 6.42%
Number of salaries quoted 35 27 5
Average salary £47,500 £41,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.85% -18.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
208 120 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 42.80% 45.11% 49.32%
Number of salaries quoted 201 118 104
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Web Services
Bedfordshire

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 April 2014.

Web Services Salary Histogram in Bedford

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 80 (94.12%) .NET
2 76 (89.41%) C#
3 68 (80.00%) SQL
4 62 (72.94%) Microsoft
5 60 (70.59%) SQL Server
5 60 (70.59%) ASP.NET
6 51 (60.00%) JavaScript
7 48 (56.47%) T-SQL
7 48 (56.47%) Relational Database
8 47 (55.29%) HTML
9 46 (54.12%) Silverlight
10 44 (51.76%) Software Engineering
11 43 (50.59%) WCF
12 42 (49.41%) XML
13 39 (45.88%) CSS
14 37 (43.53%) Project Management
15 36 (42.35%) OO
16 35 (41.18%) SharePoint
16 35 (41.18%) Scrum
17 34 (40.00%) Visual Studio
18 33 (38.82%) ASP.NET MVC
19 32 (37.65%) N-Tier
19 32 (37.65%) Business Analysis
20 31 (36.47%) TDD
20 31 (36.47%) Windows
21 30 (35.29%) Oracle
22 28 (32.94%) MVC
22 28 (32.94%) Team Foundation Server
23 27 (31.76%) SQL Server 2008
24 26 (30.59%) .NET Framework

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 35 (41.18%) SharePoint
2 20 (23.53%) SharePoint 2010
3 16 (18.82%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (3.53%) WebSphere
4 3 (3.53%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (3.53%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (2.35%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (1.18%) Node.js
Applications
1 19 (22.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.18%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (70.59%) SQL Server
2 48 (56.47%) Relational Database
3 27 (31.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 24 (28.24%) Crystal Reports
5 21 (24.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 16 (18.82%) Oracle Reports
7 7 (8.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (8.24%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (8.24%) Pentaho
8 3 (3.53%) InterBase
8 3 (3.53%) DB2
9 1 (1.18%) RavenDB
9 1 (1.18%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 34 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 28 (32.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 25 (29.41%) Subversion
4 23 (27.06%) NUnit
4 23 (27.06%) MSTest
5 5 (5.88%) Visual Studio Team System
5 5 (5.88%) Rhino Mocks
5 5 (5.88%) Moq
6 3 (3.53%) Eclipse
7 2 (2.35%) JUnit
8 1 (1.18%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.18%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (8.24%) Local Government
2 3 (3.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 54 (63.53%) Developer
2 35 (41.18%) Senior Developer
3 21 (24.71%) Architect
4 18 (21.18%) Solutions Architect
5 11 (12.94%) C# Developer
6 10 (11.76%) Lead Developer
7 9 (10.59%) Technical Leader
7 9 (10.59%) Senior C# Developer
7 9 (10.59%) SharePoint Developer
8 8 (9.41%) .NET Developer
9 7 (8.24%) Software Engineer
9 7 (8.24%) Team Leader
9 7 (8.24%) C# .NET Developer
10 6 (7.06%) SharePoint Architect
11 5 (5.88%) Data Manager
11 5 (5.88%) Senior .NET Developer
11 5 (5.88%) .NET Team Leader
11 5 (5.88%) Integration Manager
11 5 (5.88%) Technical Developer
11 5 (5.88%) Data Migration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (94.12%) .NET
2 60 (70.59%) ASP.NET
3 47 (55.29%) HTML
4 46 (54.12%) Silverlight
5 43 (50.59%) WCF
6 42 (49.41%) XML
7 39 (45.88%) CSS
8 33 (38.82%) ASP.NET MVC
9 26 (30.59%) .NET Framework
10 25 (29.41%) WF
10 25 (29.41%) Ajax
11 24 (28.24%) WPF
12 22 (25.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 22 (25.88%) jQuery
13 21 (24.71%) HTML5
14 18 (21.18%) WinForms
15 17 (20.00%) Middleware
16 15 (17.65%) LINQ to SQL
16 15 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC 3
16 15 (17.65%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 32 (37.65%) N-Tier
2 14 (16.47%) Management Information System
3 12 (14.12%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (12.94%) Client/Server
5 7 (8.24%) Data Conversion
5 7 (8.24%) Data Integration
6 2 (2.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 31 (36.47%) Windows
2 3 (3.53%) AIX
2 3 (3.53%) Linux
2 3 (3.53%) UNIX
3 1 (1.18%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.18%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (51.76%) Software Engineering
2 37 (43.53%) Project Management
3 36 (42.35%) OO
4 35 (41.18%) Scrum
5 32 (37.65%) Business Analysis
6 31 (36.47%) TDD
7 28 (32.94%) MVC
8 26 (30.59%) Multithreading
9 25 (29.41%) Domain-Driven Design
10 24 (28.24%) OOD
10 24 (28.24%) SOA
11 23 (27.06%) Product Management
12 15 (17.65%) Root Cause Analysis
12 15 (17.65%) Configuration Management
12 15 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (14.12%) Technical Architecture
14 10 (11.76%) ETL
14 10 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
15 9 (10.59%) Web Development
15 9 (10.59%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 76 (89.41%) C#
2 68 (80.00%) SQL
3 51 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 48 (56.47%) T-SQL
5 10 (11.76%) PL/SQL
6 8 (9.41%) Delphi
7 5 (5.88%) XPath
7 5 (5.88%) Java
8 1 (1.18%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.18%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (5.88%) Degree
2 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.35%) Sun Certification
Systems Management
1 5 (5.88%) MOM
Vendors
1 62 (72.94%) Microsoft
2 30 (35.29%) Oracle
3 3 (3.53%) Northgate
3 3 (3.53%) JBoss
4 2 (2.35%) Informatica
4 2 (2.35%) Sun
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