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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 40 29 31
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +2
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 16 20 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 5.10% 6.83% 4.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.27% 21.05% 14.93%
Number of salaries quoted 15 20 10
Average salary £37,500 £43,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £36,475 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,750 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
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
142 95 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 45.22% 32.42% 31.31%
Number of salaries quoted 136 94 65
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £57,500
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 29 August 2014.

Web Services Salary Histogram in Bedford

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 37 (82.22%) C#
1 37 (82.22%) .NET
1 37 (82.22%) ASP.NET
2 36 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 32 (71.11%) SQL
4 31 (68.89%) T-SQL
4 31 (68.89%) Microsoft
5 28 (62.22%) Software Engineering
6 27 (60.00%) Silverlight
7 26 (57.78%) WCF
8 25 (55.56%) JavaScript
9 24 (53.33%) Visual Studio
9 24 (53.33%) SharePoint
9 24 (53.33%) Windows
10 22 (48.89%) WPF
10 22 (48.89%) ASP.NET MVC
11 21 (46.67%) Multithreading
11 21 (46.67%) SQL Server 2008
11 21 (46.67%) .NET Framework
11 21 (46.67%) MVC
12 20 (44.44%) OO
12 20 (44.44%) CSS
12 20 (44.44%) HTML
13 19 (42.22%) XML
14 16 (35.56%) Scrum
14 16 (35.56%) Relational Database
15 15 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
15 15 (33.33%) TDD
15 15 (33.33%) Subversion
15 15 (33.33%) OOD

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 24 (53.33%) SharePoint
2 8 (17.78%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (8.89%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (6.67%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 15 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (46.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (35.56%) Relational Database
4 13 (28.89%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
5 9 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (17.78%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 24 (53.33%) Visual Studio
2 15 (33.33%) Subversion
2 15 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (20.00%) MSTest
3 9 (20.00%) NUnit
4 6 (13.33%) JUnit
5 4 (8.89%) Rhino Mocks
5 4 (8.89%) Moq
6 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 39 (86.67%) Developer
2 27 (60.00%) Senior Developer
3 8 (17.78%) C# Developer
4 7 (15.56%) Senior C# Developer
4 7 (15.56%) Architect
5 6 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (13.33%) J2EE Developer
5 6 (13.33%) Java Developer
5 6 (13.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 5 (11.11%) SharePoint Developer
6 5 (11.11%) SharePoint Architect
6 5 (11.11%) .NET Developer
7 4 (8.89%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (8.89%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
8 3 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
9 2 (4.44%) Technical Leader
9 2 (4.44%) Lead Developer
9 2 (4.44%) Project Manager
9 2 (4.44%) Technical Project Manager
9 2 (4.44%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (82.22%) .NET
1 37 (82.22%) ASP.NET
2 27 (60.00%) Silverlight
3 26 (57.78%) WCF
4 22 (48.89%) WPF
4 22 (48.89%) ASP.NET MVC
5 21 (46.67%) .NET Framework
6 20 (44.44%) HTML
6 20 (44.44%) CSS
7 19 (42.22%) XML
8 14 (31.11%) Middleware
8 14 (31.11%) Ajax
8 14 (31.11%) jQuery
9 12 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 10 (22.22%) WinForms
11 9 (20.00%) WF
12 8 (17.78%) HTML5
13 6 (13.33%) JSP
13 6 (13.33%) Struts
13 6 (13.33%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.89%) N-Tier
2 7 (15.56%) Client/Server
3 6 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 6 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (53.33%) Windows
2 6 (13.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (62.22%) Software Engineering
2 21 (46.67%) MVC
2 21 (46.67%) Multithreading
3 20 (44.44%) OO
4 16 (35.56%) Scrum
5 15 (33.33%) OOD
5 15 (33.33%) TDD
6 11 (24.44%) Root Cause Analysis
6 11 (24.44%) Configuration Management
7 10 (22.22%) Web Development
8 9 (20.00%) Project Management
9 8 (17.78%) Business Analysis
10 7 (15.56%) SOA
10 7 (15.56%) Product Management
10 7 (15.56%) Domain-Driven Design
10 7 (15.56%) Technical Analysis
11 6 (13.33%) Unit Testing
11 6 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (8.89%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (8.89%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 37 (82.22%) C#
2 32 (71.11%) SQL
3 31 (68.89%) T-SQL
4 25 (55.56%) JavaScript
5 6 (13.33%) Java
6 1 (2.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) Sun Certification
1 6 (13.33%) Degree
2 2 (4.44%) APMP
2 2 (4.44%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) MOM
Vendors
1 31 (68.89%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.78%) Oracle
3 6 (13.33%) Sun
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