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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 41 17 37
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +20
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 53 124 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.69% 10.30% 5.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.73% 27.74% 18.66%
Number of salaries quoted 43 120 60
Average salary £40,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £37,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £50,700
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
386 447 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 34.19% 37.13% 30.19%
Number of salaries quoted 314 427 306
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £32,000
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 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 6 May 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 6 May 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 -15 27 £40,000 -15.78% 3
Bedford +8 10 £48,750 +5.40% 1
Dunstable - 6 £40,000 -
Web Services
East of England

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 69 (79.31%) .NET
2 60 (68.97%) C#
3 57 (65.52%) SQL Server
4 55 (63.22%) ASP.NET
4 55 (63.22%) Microsoft
5 52 (59.77%) MVC
6 50 (57.47%) HTML
7 47 (54.02%) JavaScript
8 46 (52.87%) SQL
8 46 (52.87%) Agile Software Development
9 45 (51.72%) ASP.NET MVC
10 42 (48.28%) Windows
11 40 (45.98%) jQuery
12 39 (44.83%) CSS
13 36 (41.38%) .NET Framework
14 32 (36.78%) WCF
15 31 (35.63%) TDD
16 30 (34.48%) MS Excel
17 29 (33.33%) OO
17 29 (33.33%) Entity Framework
18 28 (32.18%) T-SQL
18 28 (32.18%) Scrum
19 27 (31.03%) HTML5
20 25 (28.74%) Team Foundation Server
21 23 (26.44%) SQL Server 2008
22 22 (25.29%) N-Tier
23 21 (24.14%) CSS3
24 20 (22.99%) PowerShell
25 19 (21.84%) Rhino Mocks
25 19 (21.84%) NUnit

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 17 (19.54%) IIS
2 13 (14.94%) SharePoint
3 11 (12.64%) NServiceBus
4 7 (8.05%) WebLogic
5 5 (5.75%) WebLogic Portal
6 3 (3.45%) MS Exchange
7 2 (2.30%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (2.30%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (2.30%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.15%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 30 (34.48%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.30%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.30%) MS Project
2 2 (2.30%) MS Office
3 1 (1.15%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 17 (19.54%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (18.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.30%) Office 365
4 1 (1.15%) IaaS
4 1 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.15%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.20%) Internet
2 5 (5.75%) DHCP
2 5 (5.75%) FTP
2 5 (5.75%) DNS
3 3 (3.45%) SAN
3 3 (3.45%) WAN
3 3 (3.45%) Firewall
4 2 (2.30%) VLAN
4 2 (2.30%) MPLS
4 2 (2.30%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (2.30%) SMTP
5 1 (1.15%) HTTP
5 1 (1.15%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.15%) LDAP
5 1 (1.15%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (65.52%) SQL Server
2 23 (26.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (17.24%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (14.94%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (11.49%) SQL Server 2000
5 10 (11.49%) Relational Database
6 5 (5.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (5.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.30%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.15%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 25 (28.74%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (21.84%) Rhino Mocks
2 19 (21.84%) NUnit
3 18 (20.69%) Visual Studio
4 13 (14.94%) TeamCity
4 13 (14.94%) Git (software)
5 11 (12.64%) FinalBuilder
5 11 (12.64%) SpecFlow
5 11 (12.64%) Jasmine
5 11 (12.64%) NSubstitute
5 11 (12.64%) Log4Net
5 11 (12.64%) JIRA
6 8 (9.20%) Moq
7 5 (5.75%) Subversion
8 2 (2.30%) Selenium
9 1 (1.15%) Xcode
9 1 (1.15%) Eclipse
9 1 (1.15%) JUnit
General
1 12 (13.79%) Banking
2 10 (11.49%) Finance
3 5 (5.75%) Automotive
3 5 (5.75%) Publishing
4 4 (4.60%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.30%) Front Office
5 2 (2.30%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.30%) Retail
5 2 (2.30%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.30%) French Language
5 2 (2.30%) German Language
5 2 (2.30%) Hindi Language
6 1 (1.15%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 52 (59.77%) Developer
2 21 (24.14%) Web Developer
3 18 (20.69%) .NET Developer
4 17 (19.54%) C# Developer
4 17 (19.54%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (14.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 13 (14.94%) Senior Developer
6 10 (11.49%) Architect
6 10 (11.49%) Senior .NET Developer
7 9 (10.34%) Software Developer
7 9 (10.34%) Support Engineer
8 8 (9.20%) Software Engineer
8 8 (9.20%) Senior C# Developer
9 7 (8.05%) C# Web Developer
9 7 (8.05%) Technical Architect
9 7 (8.05%) Applications Support
10 6 (6.90%) Consultant
10 6 (6.90%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (6.90%) Development Manager
10 6 (6.90%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (79.31%) .NET
2 55 (63.22%) ASP.NET
3 50 (57.47%) HTML
4 45 (51.72%) ASP.NET MVC
5 40 (45.98%) jQuery
6 39 (44.83%) CSS
7 36 (41.38%) .NET Framework
8 32 (36.78%) WCF
9 29 (33.33%) Entity Framework
10 27 (31.03%) HTML5
11 21 (24.14%) CSS3
12 16 (18.39%) WPF
12 16 (18.39%) Silverlight
12 16 (18.39%) XML
13 14 (16.09%) AngularJS
13 14 (16.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 13 (14.94%) LINQ
15 12 (13.79%) ASP.NET Web API
16 11 (12.64%) KnockoutJS
16 11 (12.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 22 (25.29%) N-Tier
2 3 (3.45%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.45%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.30%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.15%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.15%) Taxonomies
4 1 (1.15%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 42 (48.28%) Windows
2 13 (14.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (11.49%) Linux
4 9 (10.34%) UNIX
5 7 (8.05%) HPUX
5 7 (8.05%) Solaris
6 3 (3.45%) Windows XP
6 3 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.30%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.30%) Android
7 2 (2.30%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.15%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (59.77%) MVC
2 46 (52.87%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (35.63%) TDD
4 29 (33.33%) OO
5 28 (32.18%) Scrum
6 19 (21.84%) Software Engineering
7 17 (19.54%) E-Commerce
8 16 (18.39%) OOD
8 16 (18.39%) Mentoring
9 13 (14.94%) Coaching
9 13 (14.94%) SOA
10 11 (12.64%) Multithreading
10 11 (12.64%) BDD
11 10 (11.49%) OOP
11 10 (11.49%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (10.34%) Performance Tuning
13 8 (9.20%) Project Management
13 8 (9.20%) ITIL
14 7 (8.05%) Web Development
15 6 (6.90%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (68.97%) C#
2 47 (54.02%) JavaScript
3 46 (52.87%) SQL
4 28 (32.18%) T-SQL
5 20 (22.99%) PowerShell
6 11 (12.64%) Ruby
7 8 (9.20%) Java
8 4 (4.60%) PL/SQL
9 3 (3.45%) VB
10 2 (2.30%) VB.NET
10 2 (2.30%) VBScript
11 1 (1.15%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 7 (8.05%) Degree
2 2 (2.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.15%) MCTS
3 1 (1.15%) MCITP
3 1 (1.15%) MCP
3 1 (1.15%) MCSE
3 1 (1.15%) MCSA
3 1 (1.15%) CCNA
3 1 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.15%) A+ Certification
3 1 (1.15%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.15%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (16.09%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.45%) vSphere
4 2 (2.30%) XenApp
5 1 (1.15%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (12.64%) logstash
2 8 (9.20%) MOM
3 7 (8.05%) SCCM
4 6 (6.90%) SCOM
Vendors
1 55 (63.22%) Microsoft
2 17 (19.54%) Oracle
3 5 (5.75%) VMware
4 4 (4.60%) Tieto
4 4 (4.60%) Akamai
4 4 (4.60%) Sybase
4 4 (4.60%) HP
5 2 (2.30%) Citrix
5 2 (2.30%) Cisco
5 2 (2.30%) CommVault
5 2 (2.30%) FalconStor
5 2 (2.30%) Lumesse
6 1 (1.15%) NetApp
6 1 (1.15%) Apple
6 1 (1.15%) 3PAR
6 1 (1.15%) Sun
6 1 (1.15%) CA
6 1 (1.15%) EMC
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