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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 38 43 25
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -18
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 7 29 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 2.65% 7.61% 10.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.72% 16.57% 22.94%
Number of salaries quoted 5 29 25
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £42,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
72 175 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 27.27% 45.93% 44.49%
Number of salaries quoted 69 173 106
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £37,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 21 (95.45%) .NET
2 18 (81.82%) Microsoft
3 17 (77.27%) C#
3 17 (77.27%) ASP.NET
4 16 (72.73%) SQL Server
5 15 (68.18%) MS Excel
6 14 (63.64%) MVC
6 14 (63.64%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (59.09%) WCF
8 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (54.55%) TDD
8 12 (54.55%) N-Tier
8 12 (54.55%) OOD
8 12 (54.55%) Visual Studio
9 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
9 11 (50.00%) WPF
10 10 (45.45%) Silverlight
10 10 (45.45%) .NET Framework
10 10 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 10 (45.45%) HTML
10 10 (45.45%) CSS
10 10 (45.45%) Windows
10 10 (45.45%) Scrum
11 9 (40.91%) SQL
11 9 (40.91%) SQL Server 2008
11 9 (40.91%) jQuery
12 8 (36.36%) LINQ
12 8 (36.36%) Multithreading
12 8 (36.36%) Entity Framework
12 8 (36.36%) T-SQL

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 6 (27.27%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 15 (68.18%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.09%) MS Visio
2 2 (9.09%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) VLAN
1 2 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (9.09%) WAN
1 2 (9.09%) SMTP
1 2 (9.09%) HTTP
1 2 (9.09%) MPLS
1 2 (9.09%) SAN
1 2 (9.09%) Internet
1 2 (9.09%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 9 (40.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (18.18%) Relational Database
5 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (54.55%) Visual Studio
2 7 (31.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (27.27%) Rhino Mocks
3 6 (27.27%) Moq
4 4 (18.18%) NUnit
5 2 (9.09%) Subversion
6 1 (4.55%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Developer
2 10 (45.45%) .NET Developer
3 9 (40.91%) C# Developer
3 9 (40.91%) C# .NET Developer
4 8 (36.36%) Senior Developer
5 6 (27.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (27.27%) Senior C# Developer
5 6 (27.27%) Senior .NET Developer
6 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (18.18%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (18.18%) Architect
6 4 (18.18%) Development Manager
7 3 (13.64%) C# Software Engineer
7 3 (13.64%) Software Engineer
7 3 (13.64%) .NET Software Engineer
8 2 (9.09%) Solutions Consultant
8 2 (9.09%) Lead Architect
8 2 (9.09%) Lead Software Architect
8 2 (9.09%) AWS Architect
8 2 (9.09%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (95.45%) .NET
2 17 (77.27%) ASP.NET
3 14 (63.64%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (59.09%) WCF
5 11 (50.00%) WPF
6 10 (45.45%) Silverlight
6 10 (45.45%) .NET Framework
6 10 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 10 (45.45%) HTML
6 10 (45.45%) CSS
7 9 (40.91%) jQuery
8 8 (36.36%) LINQ
8 8 (36.36%) Entity Framework
8 8 (36.36%) WinForms
9 6 (27.27%) Ajax
9 6 (27.27%) ADO.NET
10 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 3 (13.64%) SOAP
11 3 (13.64%) J2EE
11 3 (13.64%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 12 (54.55%) N-Tier
2 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) Linux
3 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 2 (9.09%) UNIX
3 2 (9.09%) Windows XP
3 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) MVC
2 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (54.55%) TDD
2 12 (54.55%) OOD
3 10 (45.45%) Scrum
4 8 (36.36%) Multithreading
4 8 (36.36%) OO
5 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
5 6 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (18.18%) Matrix Management
6 4 (18.18%) Performance Management
6 4 (18.18%) Mentoring
6 4 (18.18%) Coaching
7 3 (13.64%) UML
7 3 (13.64%) Web Development
8 2 (9.09%) Business Analysis
8 2 (9.09%) Software Architecture
8 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (9.09%) Product Management
8 2 (9.09%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 17 (77.27%) C#
2 11 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (40.91%) SQL
4 8 (36.36%) T-SQL
5 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.55%) Java
6 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Sun Certification
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (9.09%) vSphere
1 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) MOM
Vendors
1 18 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) VMware
3 1 (4.55%) CommVault
3 1 (4.55%) HP
3 1 (4.55%) Sun
3 1 (4.55%) FalconStor
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