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 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 35 37 32
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 9 37 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 3.18% 8.31% 6.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.11% 21.14% 17.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 33 17
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,300 £45,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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
89 175 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 31.45% 39.33% 35.59%
Number of salaries quoted 75 162 97
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £56,000
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
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 26 March 2015.

Web Services Salary Histogram in Bedford

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 25 (96.15%) .NET
2 23 (88.46%) C#
2 23 (88.46%) ASP.NET
3 22 (84.62%) SQL Server
3 22 (84.62%) Microsoft
3 22 (84.62%) MVC
3 22 (84.62%) ASP.NET MVC
4 21 (80.77%) MS Excel
5 20 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (73.08%) WCF
6 19 (73.08%) WPF
7 18 (69.23%) Visual Studio
7 18 (69.23%) N-Tier
7 18 (69.23%) OOD
7 18 (69.23%) Scrum
7 18 (69.23%) TDD
7 18 (69.23%) Silverlight
8 16 (61.54%) .NET Framework
8 16 (61.54%) LINQ
8 16 (61.54%) SQL Server 2008
8 16 (61.54%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 16 (61.54%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 14 (53.85%) SQL
9 14 (53.85%) Windows
10 13 (50.00%) T-SQL
11 12 (46.15%) ADO.NET
11 12 (46.15%) OO
11 12 (46.15%) SharePoint
11 12 (46.15%) MOM
11 12 (46.15%) WinForms

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 12 (46.15%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 21 (80.77%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.69%) MS Visio
2 2 (7.69%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) WAN
1 2 (7.69%) SMTP
1 2 (7.69%) SAN
1 2 (7.69%) Internet
1 2 (7.69%) MPLS
1 2 (7.69%) Firewall
1 2 (7.69%) VLAN
1 2 (7.69%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (84.62%) SQL Server
2 16 (61.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (46.15%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (19.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (19.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 18 (69.23%) Visual Studio
2 12 (46.15%) Rhino Mocks
2 12 (46.15%) Moq
3 9 (34.62%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (23.08%) NUnit
5 2 (7.69%) Subversion
6 1 (3.85%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 18 (69.23%) Developer
2 16 (61.54%) .NET Developer
3 15 (57.69%) C# Developer
3 15 (57.69%) C# .NET Developer
4 12 (46.15%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 12 (46.15%) Senior Developer
4 12 (46.15%) Senior C# Developer
4 12 (46.15%) Senior .NET Developer
5 10 (38.46%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 10 (38.46%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (23.08%) Agile .NET Developer
6 6 (23.08%) Agile C# Developer
6 6 (23.08%) Development Manager
7 3 (11.54%) C# Software Engineer
7 3 (11.54%) .NET Software Engineer
7 3 (11.54%) Software Engineer
8 2 (7.69%) Architect
8 2 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
8 2 (7.69%) Technical Architect
8 2 (7.69%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (96.15%) .NET
2 23 (88.46%) ASP.NET
3 22 (84.62%) ASP.NET MVC
4 19 (73.08%) WCF
4 19 (73.08%) WPF
5 18 (69.23%) Silverlight
6 16 (61.54%) LINQ
6 16 (61.54%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 16 (61.54%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 16 (61.54%) .NET Framework
7 12 (46.15%) WinForms
7 12 (46.15%) ADO.NET
8 9 (34.62%) HTML
8 9 (34.62%) CSS
9 8 (30.77%) jQuery
10 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 5 (19.23%) Ajax
12 3 (11.54%) J2EE
13 1 (3.85%) JSP
13 1 (3.85%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (69.23%) N-Tier
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (53.85%) Windows
2 3 (11.54%) Linux
3 2 (7.69%) Windows XP
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (7.69%) Windows 7
3 2 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (84.62%) MVC
2 20 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (69.23%) TDD
3 18 (69.23%) OOD
3 18 (69.23%) Scrum
4 12 (46.15%) Multithreading
4 12 (46.15%) OO
5 8 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (23.08%) Matrix Management
6 6 (23.08%) Performance Management
6 6 (23.08%) Mentoring
6 6 (23.08%) Coaching
7 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
8 3 (11.54%) UML
9 2 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
10 1 (3.85%) MVVM
10 1 (3.85%) Unit Testing
10 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
10 1 (3.85%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (88.46%) C#
2 14 (53.85%) SQL
3 13 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 10 (38.46%) JavaScript
5 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Sun Certification
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (46.15%) MOM
Vendors
1 22 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) VMware
3 1 (3.85%) FalconStor
3 1 (3.85%) Sun
3 1 (3.85%) HP
3 1 (3.85%) CommVault
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