The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 46 31 63
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +32
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 52 67 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.54% 6.22% 2.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.48% 19.36% 7.27%
Number of salaries quoted 44 64 23
Average salary £45,000 £43,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
359 346 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 31.35% 32.13% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 325 333 294
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Web Services
East of England

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 -24 28 £45,000 +20.00%
Bedford -11 14 £45,000 +5.88% 2
Web Services
East of England

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 144 (73.47%) SQL Server
2 121 (61.73%) .NET
3 113 (57.65%) JavaScript
4 112 (57.14%) C#
5 102 (52.04%) ASP.NET
6 87 (44.39%) Microsoft
7 84 (42.86%) SQL
8 82 (41.84%) Relational Database
9 81 (41.33%) SQL Server 2008
10 77 (39.29%) jQuery
11 73 (37.24%) XML
12 69 (35.20%) WCF
13 67 (34.18%) Windows
13 67 (34.18%) OO
14 63 (32.14%) HTML
15 62 (31.63%) Visual Studio
16 59 (30.10%) Software Engineering
16 59 (30.10%) Ajax
16 59 (30.10%) SQL Server 2005
17 52 (26.53%) CSS
18 49 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
19 48 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
20 47 (23.98%) Java
21 46 (23.47%) T-SQL
22 45 (22.96%) JSP
22 45 (22.96%) SharePoint
22 45 (22.96%) Web Development
23 44 (22.45%) Struts
24 43 (21.94%) MS Excel
24 43 (21.94%) MVC

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 45 (22.96%) SharePoint
2 31 (15.82%) IIS
3 29 (14.80%) WebSphere Application Server
3 29 (14.80%) WebSphere
4 20 (10.20%) BizTalk Server
5 17 (8.67%) SharePoint 2010
6 13 (6.63%) SharePoint 2013
6 13 (6.63%) CMS
7 7 (3.57%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (1.53%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (1.02%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.02%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.51%) Papyrus
10 1 (0.51%) Confluence
Applications
1 43 (21.94%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.61%) MS Office
3 3 (1.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) WebTrends
1 1 (0.51%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 16 (8.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (7.65%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (12.76%) Internet
2 16 (8.16%) FTP
3 10 (5.10%) DNS
3 10 (5.10%) DHCP
4 4 (2.04%) LAN
4 4 (2.04%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (73.47%) SQL Server
2 82 (41.84%) Relational Database
3 81 (41.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 59 (30.10%) SQL Server 2005
5 38 (19.39%) DB2
6 27 (13.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 20 (10.20%) Crystal Reports
8 15 (7.65%) SQL Server 2012
9 12 (6.12%) Oracle Reports
10 10 (5.10%) RDBMS
10 10 (5.10%) SQL Server 2000
11 6 (3.06%) MySQL
12 2 (1.02%) InterBase
13 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 62 (31.63%) Visual Studio
2 49 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 35 (17.86%) Subversion
4 31 (15.82%) Eclipse
5 29 (14.80%) MyEclipse
6 17 (8.67%) MSTest
6 17 (8.67%) NUnit
7 14 (7.14%) TeamCity
8 6 (3.06%) JUnit
9 5 (2.55%) Rhino Mocks
9 5 (2.55%) Moq
10 3 (1.53%) Git (software)
10 3 (1.53%) FogBugz
10 3 (1.53%) JIRA
10 3 (1.53%) Bugzilla
11 2 (1.02%) Visual Studio Team System
12 1 (0.51%) Log4Net
12 1 (0.51%) Artifactory
General
1 18 (9.18%) Finance
2 13 (6.63%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.06%) Back Office
4 5 (2.55%) Automotive
5 2 (1.02%) Legal
6 1 (0.51%) Banking
Job Titles
1 118 (60.20%) Developer
2 34 (17.35%) Senior Developer
3 29 (14.80%) .NET Developer
4 28 (14.29%) Java Developer
5 27 (13.78%) Software Engineer
6 23 (11.73%) Architect
7 22 (11.22%) Java Software Engineer
8 19 (9.69%) Solutions Architect
9 16 (8.16%) SharePoint Developer
10 15 (7.65%) Analyst
11 12 (6.12%) Programmer
11 12 (6.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 12 (6.12%) Lead Developer
12 11 (5.61%) Analyst Programmer
13 9 (4.59%) Web Developer
13 9 (4.59%) .NET Programmer
14 8 (4.08%) Web Engineer
14 8 (4.08%) Developer Analyst
14 8 (4.08%) .NET Analyst Programmer
14 8 (4.08%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (61.73%) .NET
2 102 (52.04%) ASP.NET
3 77 (39.29%) jQuery
4 73 (37.24%) XML
5 69 (35.20%) WCF
6 63 (32.14%) HTML
7 59 (30.10%) Ajax
8 52 (26.53%) CSS
9 45 (22.96%) JSP
10 44 (22.45%) Struts
11 39 (19.90%) Java EE
12 37 (18.88%) JSF
12 37 (18.88%) ICEfaces
13 34 (17.35%) Silverlight
14 33 (16.84%) ASP.NET MVC
15 31 (15.82%) .NET Framework
16 23 (11.73%) WPF
16 23 (11.73%) XSLT
17 19 (9.69%) Middleware
18 18 (9.18%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 31 (15.82%) N-Tier
2 15 (7.65%) Computer Science
3 12 (6.12%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (4.59%) Management Information System
4 9 (4.59%) Client/Server
5 3 (1.53%) AS400
6 2 (1.02%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.02%) Open Source
7 1 (0.51%) Social Media
7 1 (0.51%) CMDB
7 1 (0.51%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 67 (34.18%) Windows
2 40 (20.41%) UNIX
3 14 (7.14%) Linux
4 8 (4.08%) AIX
5 4 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.53%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.51%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (34.18%) OO
2 59 (30.10%) Software Engineering
3 48 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (22.96%) Web Development
5 43 (21.94%) MVC
6 42 (21.43%) Scrum
7 39 (19.90%) TDD
8 37 (18.88%) Migration
9 29 (14.80%) RAD
9 29 (14.80%) SOA
10 28 (14.29%) Project Management
11 27 (13.78%) E-Commerce
12 24 (12.24%) Configuration Management
13 23 (11.73%) Continuous Integration
14 22 (11.22%) Multithreading
15 20 (10.20%) Waterfall
15 20 (10.20%) ETL
16 17 (8.67%) Change Management
16 17 (8.67%) Business Analysis
17 16 (8.16%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 113 (57.65%) JavaScript
2 112 (57.14%) C#
3 84 (42.86%) SQL
4 47 (23.98%) Java
5 46 (23.47%) T-SQL
6 17 (8.67%) VB.NET
7 15 (7.65%) C
8 14 (7.14%) VB
9 12 (6.12%) PowerShell
10 8 (4.08%) Groovy
11 7 (3.57%) PHP
12 6 (3.06%) VB6
13 3 (1.53%) Delphi
14 2 (1.02%) C++
15 1 (0.51%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.51%) RPG
15 1 (0.51%) XPath
15 1 (0.51%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (14.29%) Degree
2 4 (2.04%) Sun Certification
3 3 (1.53%) ISTQB
3 3 (1.53%) ISEB
3 3 (1.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.57%) SLA
2 6 (3.06%) QA
System Software
1 12 (6.12%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (4.59%) SCOM
2 6 (3.06%) MOM
3 3 (1.53%) ServiceCenter
3 3 (1.53%) SCCM
3 3 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 87 (44.39%) Microsoft
2 39 (19.90%) JBoss
3 33 (16.84%) Oracle
4 8 (4.08%) Red Hat
4 8 (4.08%) Sunopsis
5 4 (2.04%) Sun
5 4 (2.04%) HP
6 3 (1.53%) IBM
7 2 (1.02%) Perforce
7 2 (1.02%) Trapeze
8 1 (0.51%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.51%) SAP
8 1 (0.51%) Salesforce.com
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Posted: 20 hours ago
Bedford
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £42500 per annum
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Bedford
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago