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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 44 20 30
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +10
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 46 117 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.08% 9.97% 7.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.22% 28.89% 25.68%
Number of salaries quoted 34 109 90
Average salary £42,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.32% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £74,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
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
348 405 366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 30.88% 34.50% 30.65%
Number of salaries quoted 264 377 323
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £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 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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015. 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 -14 32 £40,500 +1.25% 1
Bedford -1 10 £45,000 -5.26% 3
Web Services
East of England

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 55 (65.48%) .NET
2 47 (55.95%) HTML
3 46 (54.76%) SQL Server
3 46 (54.76%) MVC
4 44 (52.38%) Microsoft
4 44 (52.38%) C#
4 44 (52.38%) SQL
5 43 (51.19%) ASP.NET
6 39 (46.43%) OO
7 38 (45.24%) Windows
8 36 (42.86%) JavaScript
9 35 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
10 32 (38.10%) ASP.NET MVC
11 31 (36.90%) TDD
12 30 (35.71%) WCF
12 30 (35.71%) MS Excel
13 28 (33.33%) CSS
13 28 (33.33%) Scrum
14 24 (28.57%) jQuery
14 24 (28.57%) Oracle
14 24 (28.57%) N-Tier
15 23 (27.38%) HTML5
15 23 (27.38%) .NET Framework
16 22 (26.19%) Team Foundation Server
17 21 (25.00%) Rhino Mocks
17 21 (25.00%) SOA
18 20 (23.81%) Java
19 19 (22.62%) J2EE
19 19 (22.62%) UNIX
19 19 (22.62%) SQL Server 2008

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 15 (17.86%) SharePoint
2 14 (16.67%) WebLogic
3 12 (14.29%) WebLogic Portal
4 10 (11.90%) NServiceBus
5 5 (5.95%) IIS
6 3 (3.57%) JBoss
6 3 (3.57%) MS Exchange
6 3 (3.57%) WebSphere
7 2 (2.38%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (2.38%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.19%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (1.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.19%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.19%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 30 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.38%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.38%) MS Project
3 1 (1.19%) MS Office
3 1 (1.19%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 15 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 15 (17.86%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.19%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.52%) Internet
2 5 (5.95%) DNS
2 5 (5.95%) DHCP
2 5 (5.95%) FTP
3 3 (3.57%) WAN
3 3 (3.57%) SAN
3 3 (3.57%) Firewall
4 2 (2.38%) VLAN
4 2 (2.38%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (2.38%) MPLS
4 2 (2.38%) SMTP
5 1 (1.19%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.19%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (54.76%) SQL Server
2 19 (22.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (20.24%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (10.71%) SQL Server 2000
5 8 (9.52%) Relational Database
6 5 (5.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (5.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.38%) Data Mining
7 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.38%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.19%) MySQL
8 1 (1.19%) DB2
8 1 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 22 (26.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 21 (25.00%) Rhino Mocks
3 18 (21.43%) Visual Studio
4 17 (20.24%) NUnit
5 11 (13.10%) Moq
5 11 (13.10%) TeamCity
5 11 (13.10%) Git (software)
6 10 (11.90%) FinalBuilder
6 10 (11.90%) SpecFlow
6 10 (11.90%) Jasmine
6 10 (11.90%) NSubstitute
6 10 (11.90%) JIRA
6 10 (11.90%) Log4Net
7 3 (3.57%) Subversion
8 2 (2.38%) Eclipse
9 1 (1.19%) Xcode
9 1 (1.19%) Selenium
9 1 (1.19%) MyEclipse
9 1 (1.19%) JUnit
General
1 5 (5.95%) Automotive
1 5 (5.95%) Publishing
2 4 (4.76%) Finance
3 2 (2.38%) Legal
3 2 (2.38%) Front Office
3 2 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (51.19%) Developer
2 16 (19.05%) .NET Developer
3 14 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 14 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 13 (15.48%) Web Developer
4 13 (15.48%) Senior Developer
5 12 (14.29%) Support Engineer
5 12 (14.29%) Software Engineer
5 12 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
6 11 (13.10%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (13.10%) Senior C# Developer
7 10 (11.90%) ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (11.90%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (10.71%) Applications Support
9 8 (9.52%) Software Developer
9 8 (9.52%) Architect
9 8 (9.52%) Software Support Engineer
10 6 (7.14%) Agile .NET Developer
10 6 (7.14%) Agile C# Developer
10 6 (7.14%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (65.48%) .NET
2 47 (55.95%) HTML
3 43 (51.19%) ASP.NET
4 32 (38.10%) ASP.NET MVC
5 30 (35.71%) WCF
6 28 (33.33%) CSS
7 24 (28.57%) jQuery
8 23 (27.38%) HTML5
8 23 (27.38%) .NET Framework
9 19 (22.62%) J2EE
10 18 (21.43%) XML
10 18 (21.43%) WPF
10 18 (21.43%) Silverlight
11 16 (19.05%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 16 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 15 (17.86%) LINQ
13 14 (16.67%) JMS
13 14 (16.67%) CSS3
14 13 (15.48%) Ajax
15 12 (14.29%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 24 (28.57%) N-Tier
2 7 (8.33%) FMCG
3 5 (5.95%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.38%) Open Source
5 2 (2.38%) Clustering
6 1 (1.19%) Taxonomies
6 1 (1.19%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.19%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 38 (45.24%) Windows
2 19 (22.62%) UNIX
3 17 (20.24%) Linux
4 14 (16.67%) HPUX
4 14 (16.67%) Solaris
5 3 (3.57%) Windows XP
6 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.38%) Android
6 2 (2.38%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.19%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (54.76%) MVC
2 39 (46.43%) OO
3 35 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (36.90%) TDD
5 28 (33.33%) Scrum
6 21 (25.00%) SOA
7 18 (21.43%) OOD
8 16 (19.05%) E-Commerce
8 16 (19.05%) Performance Tuning
9 14 (16.67%) Multithreading
9 14 (16.67%) ITIL
10 13 (15.48%) Coaching
11 12 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
11 12 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
12 11 (13.10%) Software Engineering
13 10 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (11.90%) OOP
13 10 (11.90%) BDD
14 9 (10.71%) Change Management
15 7 (8.33%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 44 (52.38%) C#
1 44 (52.38%) SQL
2 36 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 20 (23.81%) Java
4 19 (22.62%) PowerShell
5 15 (17.86%) T-SQL
6 10 (11.90%) Ruby
7 4 (4.76%) PL/SQL
8 3 (3.57%) VB
9 2 (2.38%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.38%) VBScript
10 1 (1.19%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 8 (9.52%) Degree
2 1 (1.19%) MCP
2 1 (1.19%) MCSE
2 1 (1.19%) MCSA
2 1 (1.19%) CCNA
2 1 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.19%) A+ Certification
2 1 (1.19%) Sun Certification
2 1 (1.19%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (1.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (1.19%) MCTS
2 1 (1.19%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.57%) vSphere
4 1 (1.19%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (13.10%) MOM
2 10 (11.90%) logstash
3 6 (7.14%) SCCM
4 5 (5.95%) SCOM
Vendors
1 44 (52.38%) Microsoft
2 24 (28.57%) Oracle
3 4 (4.76%) Sybase
3 4 (4.76%) HP
3 4 (4.76%) VMware
3 4 (4.76%) Akamai
4 2 (2.38%) FalconStor
4 2 (2.38%) Lumesse
4 2 (2.38%) Sitecore
4 2 (2.38%) hybris
4 2 (2.38%) CommVault
4 2 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.38%) Adobe
4 2 (2.38%) SAP
5 1 (1.19%) Cisco
5 1 (1.19%) Sun
5 1 (1.19%) Citrix
5 1 (1.19%) CA
5 1 (1.19%) webMethods
5 1 (1.19%) Apple
Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension,Healthcare,holidays
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + pension, holidays, etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago