The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 23 30 40
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +10
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 91 67 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 8.36% 7.41% 5.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.78% 20.94% 16.95%
Number of salaries quoted 65 64 56
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £35,700 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,400 £59,337
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Web Services
East of England

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 Bedfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
438 320 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 40.22% 35.40% 33.30%
Number of salaries quoted 397 314 321
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Web Services across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Web Services
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Web Services across the Bedfordshire region.

Web Services Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Web Services
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Web Services across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Web Services Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Web Services
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +7 50 £50,000 +8.69% 3
Bedford -19 20 £43,750 -2.77% 2
Dunstable - 1 £35,000 -
Leighton Buzzard - 1 - -
Web Services
East of England

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 91 (62.33%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (59.59%) SQL Server
3 86 (58.90%) .NET
4 81 (55.48%) ASP.NET
5 80 (54.79%) C#
6 77 (52.74%) Microsoft
7 73 (50.00%) JavaScript
8 64 (43.84%) WCF
9 63 (43.15%) jQuery
10 61 (41.78%) MVC
11 59 (40.41%) Windows
12 53 (36.30%) HTML
12 53 (36.30%) SQL
13 52 (35.62%) SQL Server 2008
14 49 (33.56%) E-Commerce
15 46 (31.51%) MS Excel
15 46 (31.51%) OO
16 44 (30.14%) SQL Server 2005
17 43 (29.45%) Team Foundation Server
18 42 (28.77%) XML
19 40 (27.40%) Visual Studio
20 39 (26.71%) Scrum
20 39 (26.71%) TDD
21 37 (25.34%) Amazon AWS
22 36 (24.66%) ASP.NET MVC
22 36 (24.66%) Microsoft Azure
23 34 (23.29%) PowerShell
24 32 (21.92%) Software Engineering
25 30 (20.55%) Ajax
25 30 (20.55%) CSS

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 28 (19.18%) IIS
2 26 (17.81%) SharePoint
3 16 (10.96%) CMS
3 16 (10.96%) NServiceBus
4 14 (9.59%) WebSphere
4 14 (9.59%) JBoss
5 12 (8.22%) WebSphere Application Server
6 8 (5.48%) Sitecore CMS
6 8 (5.48%) SharePoint Server
7 4 (2.74%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (2.74%) Apache
8 3 (2.05%) WebLogic Portal
8 3 (2.05%) WebLogic
8 3 (2.05%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (2.05%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (1.37%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.68%) MQSeries
Applications
1 46 (31.51%) MS Excel
2 13 (8.90%) MS Office
3 4 (2.74%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.37%) WebTrends
1 2 (1.37%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 37 (25.34%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (24.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (13.01%) FTP
2 18 (12.33%) DNS
2 18 (12.33%) DHCP
3 9 (6.16%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (59.59%) SQL Server
2 52 (35.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 44 (30.14%) SQL Server 2005
4 24 (16.44%) Relational Database
5 13 (8.90%) DB2
6 12 (8.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (8.22%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (6.16%) MySQL
8 8 (5.48%) Crystal Reports
9 6 (4.11%) RDBMS
9 6 (4.11%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (1.37%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.68%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 43 (29.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 40 (27.40%) Visual Studio
3 26 (17.81%) TeamCity
3 26 (17.81%) Rhino Mocks
4 25 (17.12%) Subversion
5 18 (12.33%) Git (software)
5 18 (12.33%) NUnit
6 17 (11.64%) JIRA
7 16 (10.96%) Log4Net
7 16 (10.96%) FinalBuilder
7 16 (10.96%) SpecFlow
7 16 (10.96%) Jasmine
7 16 (10.96%) NSubstitute
8 12 (8.22%) Eclipse
8 12 (8.22%) MyEclipse
9 10 (6.85%) Moq
10 9 (6.16%) JUnit
11 2 (1.37%) MSTest
General
1 19 (13.01%) Finance
2 13 (8.90%) Back Office
3 5 (3.42%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.74%) Legal
5 2 (1.37%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 100 (68.49%) Developer
2 25 (17.12%) .NET Developer
3 22 (15.07%) Java Developer
3 22 (15.07%) Senior Developer
4 21 (14.38%) Web Developer
5 18 (12.33%) Web Engineer
6 17 (11.64%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
6 17 (11.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 14 (9.59%) C# Developer
7 14 (9.59%) Software Engineer
8 13 (8.90%) Analyst
8 13 (8.90%) Senior C# Developer
9 11 (7.53%) C# .NET Developer
10 10 (6.85%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 10 (6.85%) Senior .NET Developer
10 10 (6.85%) Programmer
10 10 (6.85%) Java Software Engineer
11 9 (6.16%) J2EE Developer
11 9 (6.16%) Analyst Programmer
12 8 (5.48%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (58.90%) .NET
2 81 (55.48%) ASP.NET
3 64 (43.84%) WCF
4 63 (43.15%) jQuery
5 53 (36.30%) HTML
6 42 (28.77%) XML
7 36 (24.66%) ASP.NET MVC
8 30 (20.55%) CSS
8 30 (20.55%) Ajax
9 29 (19.86%) COM
10 27 (18.49%) .NET Framework
11 24 (16.44%) HTML5
12 23 (15.75%) Silverlight
13 22 (15.07%) Struts
14 21 (14.38%) JSP
15 20 (13.70%) WPF
15 20 (13.70%) KnockoutJS
16 16 (10.96%) Castle Windsor
16 16 (10.96%) ASP.NET Web API
17 15 (10.27%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.22%) N-Tier
2 11 (7.53%) Computer Science
3 9 (6.16%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.74%) FMCG
5 2 (1.37%) AS400
5 2 (1.37%) Social Media
5 2 (1.37%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.68%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.68%) Clustering
6 1 (0.68%) iSeries
6 1 (0.68%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 59 (40.41%) Windows
2 18 (12.33%) UNIX
3 16 (10.96%) Linux
4 3 (2.05%) HPUX
4 3 (2.05%) Solaris
5 1 (0.68%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (62.33%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (41.78%) MVC
3 49 (33.56%) E-Commerce
4 46 (31.51%) OO
5 39 (26.71%) Scrum
5 39 (26.71%) TDD
6 32 (21.92%) Software Engineering
7 24 (16.44%) Web Development
8 19 (13.01%) DevOps
9 18 (12.33%) Multithreading
10 16 (10.96%) Network Load Balancing
10 16 (10.96%) BDD
10 16 (10.96%) OOP
11 15 (10.27%) Database Security
12 14 (9.59%) Waterfall
13 13 (8.90%) Unit Testing
14 12 (8.22%) RAD
14 12 (8.22%) OOD
14 12 (8.22%) Migration
15 9 (6.16%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 80 (54.79%) C#
2 73 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 53 (36.30%) SQL
4 34 (23.29%) PowerShell
5 28 (19.18%) Java
6 27 (18.49%) T-SQL
7 16 (10.96%) Ruby
8 13 (8.90%) VB.NET
9 11 (7.53%) C
10 8 (5.48%) VB
10 8 (5.48%) PHP
11 6 (4.11%) VB6
12 5 (3.42%) Groovy
13 4 (2.74%) Python
13 4 (2.74%) Perl
14 1 (0.68%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.68%) RPG
14 1 (0.68%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (15.07%) Degree
2 9 (6.16%) Sun Certification
3 2 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.37%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (12.33%) SLA
2 3 (2.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (2.05%) QA
System Software
1 18 (12.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (10.96%) SCOM
1 16 (10.96%) logstash
2 10 (6.85%) MOM
3 2 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 77 (52.74%) Microsoft
2 12 (8.22%) Oracle
3 9 (6.16%) Sun
3 9 (6.16%) Sitecore
4 3 (2.05%) SAP
5 2 (1.37%) IBM
5 2 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (1.37%) Akamai
5 2 (1.37%) Lumesse
6 1 (0.68%) hybris
6 1 (0.68%) Adobe
6 1 (0.68%) webMethods
6 1 (0.68%) Perforce
6 1 (0.68%) PeopleSoft
Bedfordshire
SmartSourcing plc
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 10% bonus, benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Montash
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus&Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton
Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 17 days ago