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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 28 34 19
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -15
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 20 15 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 8.51% 4.84% 12.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.05% 13.51% 31.48%
Number of salaries quoted 20 15 44
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% -12.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
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
95 111 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 40.43% 35.81% 40.50%
Number of salaries quoted 87 97 137
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £59,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

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 5 February 2016.

Web Services Salary Histogram in Bedford

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 34 (75.56%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (64.44%) Ajax
3 25 (55.56%) JavaScript
4 22 (48.89%) TDD
5 20 (44.44%) jQuery
6 19 (42.22%) Java
7 15 (33.33%) C#
7 15 (33.33%) HTML
7 15 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 15 (33.33%) .NET
7 15 (33.33%) ASP.NET
7 15 (33.33%) CSS
7 15 (33.33%) MVC
7 15 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (28.89%) MS Excel
8 13 (28.89%) Microsoft
9 12 (26.67%) Software Engineering
9 12 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 12 (26.67%) WCF
9 12 (26.67%) Web Development
10 11 (24.44%) ITIL Certification
10 11 (24.44%) ITIL
10 11 (24.44%) PRINCE2
10 11 (24.44%) Windows
10 11 (24.44%) APMP
10 11 (24.44%) Microsoft Azure
10 11 (24.44%) Web Application Development
10 11 (24.44%) Software Delivery
11 10 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 10 (22.22%) Enterprise Software

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 8 (17.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (28.89%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (24.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.44%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (22.22%) JUnit
1 10 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 8 (17.78%) Moq
2 8 (17.78%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (4.44%) Selenium
3 2 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 34 (75.56%) Developer
2 23 (51.11%) Senior Developer
3 19 (42.22%) Java Developer
4 15 (33.33%) C# Developer
5 14 (31.11%) .NET Developer
5 14 (31.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 14 (31.11%) Senior C# Developer
6 13 (28.89%) Senior .NET Developer
6 13 (28.89%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 12 (26.67%) ASP.NET Developer
7 12 (26.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 11 (24.44%) Delivery Project Manager
8 11 (24.44%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
8 11 (24.44%) Project Manager
8 11 (24.44%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 11 (24.44%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
8 11 (24.44%) Software Delivery Project Manager
8 11 (24.44%) Software Project Manager
8 11 (24.44%) Technical Manager
8 11 (24.44%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (64.44%) Ajax
2 20 (44.44%) jQuery
3 15 (33.33%) .NET
3 15 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 15 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 15 (33.33%) CSS
3 15 (33.33%) HTML
4 12 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 12 (26.67%) WCF
5 10 (22.22%) .NET Framework
5 10 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 10 (22.22%) EJB
5 10 (22.22%) HTML5
5 10 (22.22%) J2EE
5 10 (22.22%) JSP
5 10 (22.22%) Struts
5 10 (22.22%) XML
6 9 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 9 (20.00%) REST
7 8 (17.78%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) Computer Science
1 10 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (17.78%) N-Tier
3 2 (4.44%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.44%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 11 (24.44%) Windows
2 10 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (75.56%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (48.89%) TDD
3 15 (33.33%) MVC
4 12 (26.67%) Software Engineering
4 12 (26.67%) Web Development
5 11 (24.44%) ITIL
5 11 (24.44%) PRINCE2
5 11 (24.44%) Software Delivery
5 11 (24.44%) Web Application Development
6 10 (22.22%) Multithreading
6 10 (22.22%) OO
6 10 (22.22%) OOD
6 10 (22.22%) Scrum
6 10 (22.22%) Unit Testing
7 8 (17.78%) SOLID
8 3 (6.67%) Front End Development
8 3 (6.67%) Mentoring
9 2 (4.44%) Planning Poker
10 1 (2.22%) Kanban
10 1 (2.22%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 25 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 19 (42.22%) Java
3 15 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (4.44%) SQL
4 2 (4.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (24.44%) APMP
1 11 (24.44%) ITIL Certification
2 10 (22.22%) Degree
2 10 (22.22%) Sun Certification
Systems Management
1 8 (17.78%) MOM
Vendors
1 13 (28.89%) Microsoft
2 10 (22.22%) Sun
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle