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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 47 22 43
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +21
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 45 93 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.64% 9.14% 5.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.01% 23.43% 15.75%
Number of salaries quoted 43 85 58
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +14.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £60,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
346 397 381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 35.71% 39.04% 33.48%
Number of salaries quoted 329 371 358
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 18 December 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 18 December 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 +3 21 £46,500 - 9
Bedford -22 18 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Web Services
East of England

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 82 (63.57%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (58.91%) .NET
3 71 (55.04%) ASP.NET
4 70 (54.26%) SQL Server
5 67 (51.94%) Microsoft
6 65 (50.39%) C#
7 63 (48.84%) JavaScript
7 63 (48.84%) MVC
8 56 (43.41%) HTML
9 55 (42.64%) jQuery
10 53 (41.09%) WCF
11 51 (39.53%) OO
12 47 (36.43%) SQL
13 45 (34.88%) TDD
14 44 (34.11%) MS Excel
15 43 (33.33%) Windows
15 43 (33.33%) Scrum
16 42 (32.56%) SQL Server 2008
17 41 (31.78%) ASP.NET MVC
18 40 (31.01%) E-Commerce
19 39 (30.23%) Team Foundation Server
20 36 (27.91%) SQL Server 2005
21 35 (27.13%) Visual Studio
22 33 (25.58%) Rhino Mocks
23 31 (24.03%) Ajax
24 30 (23.26%) Amazon AWS
25 29 (22.48%) Microsoft Azure
25 29 (22.48%) CSS
25 29 (22.48%) XML
26 28 (21.71%) Java

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 25 (19.38%) SharePoint
2 19 (14.73%) IIS
3 16 (12.40%) NServiceBus
4 10 (7.75%) WebSphere
4 10 (7.75%) JBoss
4 10 (7.75%) CMS
5 9 (6.98%) Sitecore CMS
6 8 (6.20%) WebSphere Application Server
7 7 (5.43%) WebLogic
7 7 (5.43%) WebLogic Portal
8 6 (4.65%) SharePoint Server
9 4 (3.10%) Apache
10 2 (1.55%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (1.55%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (1.55%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 44 (34.11%) MS Excel
2 11 (8.53%) MS Office
3 4 (3.10%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.55%) WebTrends
1 2 (1.55%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 30 (23.26%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (22.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.08%) DHCP
1 13 (10.08%) FTP
1 13 (10.08%) DNS
2 5 (3.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (54.26%) SQL Server
2 42 (32.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 36 (27.91%) SQL Server 2005
4 15 (11.63%) Relational Database
5 10 (7.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (6.98%) MySQL
6 9 (6.98%) DB2
7 7 (5.43%) SQL Server 2000
7 7 (5.43%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (3.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.55%) Data Mining
9 2 (1.55%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 39 (30.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 35 (27.13%) Visual Studio
3 33 (25.58%) Rhino Mocks
4 22 (17.05%) NUnit
5 20 (15.50%) TeamCity
6 17 (13.18%) Git (software)
6 17 (13.18%) Moq
7 16 (12.40%) FinalBuilder
7 16 (12.40%) SpecFlow
7 16 (12.40%) Jasmine
7 16 (12.40%) NSubstitute
7 16 (12.40%) JIRA
7 16 (12.40%) Log4Net
8 15 (11.63%) Subversion
9 8 (6.20%) JUnit
9 8 (6.20%) Eclipse
9 8 (6.20%) MyEclipse
10 1 (0.78%) Selenium
General
1 13 (10.08%) Finance
2 8 (6.20%) Back Office
3 4 (3.10%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.10%) Legal
4 2 (1.55%) Automotive
5 1 (0.78%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 83 (64.34%) Developer
2 23 (17.83%) Web Developer
3 21 (16.28%) Senior Developer
3 21 (16.28%) .NET Developer
4 19 (14.73%) C# Developer
4 19 (14.73%) Java Developer
5 18 (13.95%) Senior C# Developer
5 18 (13.95%) C# .NET Developer
6 17 (13.18%) Senior .NET Developer
7 16 (12.40%) Software Engineer
8 13 (10.08%) Web Engineer
9 12 (9.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 12 (9.30%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
9 12 (9.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 10 (7.75%) Analyst
11 9 (6.98%) Support Engineer
11 9 (6.98%) ASP.NET Developer
11 9 (6.98%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 9 (6.98%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 8 (6.20%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (58.91%) .NET
2 71 (55.04%) ASP.NET
3 56 (43.41%) HTML
4 55 (42.64%) jQuery
5 53 (41.09%) WCF
6 41 (31.78%) ASP.NET MVC
7 31 (24.03%) Ajax
8 29 (22.48%) XML
8 29 (22.48%) CSS
9 28 (21.71%) HTML5
10 26 (20.16%) Silverlight
10 26 (20.16%) .NET Framework
11 24 (18.60%) WPF
11 24 (18.60%) COM
12 22 (17.05%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 21 (16.28%) LINQ
14 20 (15.50%) KnockoutJS
15 18 (13.95%) J2EE
16 17 (13.18%) ADO.NET
16 17 (13.18%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 22 (17.05%) N-Tier
2 12 (9.30%) Computer Science
3 8 (6.20%) FMCG
3 8 (6.20%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.55%) Open Source
4 2 (1.55%) Social Media
4 2 (1.55%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.55%) Clustering
5 1 (0.78%) AS400
5 1 (0.78%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.78%) iSeries
5 1 (0.78%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 43 (33.33%) Windows
2 19 (14.73%) Linux
3 18 (13.95%) UNIX
4 7 (5.43%) HPUX
4 7 (5.43%) Solaris
5 1 (0.78%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (63.57%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (48.84%) MVC
3 51 (39.53%) OO
4 45 (34.88%) TDD
5 43 (33.33%) Scrum
6 40 (31.01%) E-Commerce
7 24 (18.60%) OOD
8 23 (17.83%) Software Engineering
9 20 (15.50%) Web Development
9 20 (15.50%) Multithreading
10 16 (12.40%) BDD
10 16 (12.40%) OOP
11 12 (9.30%) ITIL
11 12 (9.30%) Unit Testing
11 12 (9.30%) DevOps
12 11 (8.53%) SOA
12 11 (8.53%) Network Load Balancing
13 10 (7.75%) Change Management
13 10 (7.75%) Database Security
14 9 (6.98%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 65 (50.39%) C#
2 63 (48.84%) JavaScript
3 47 (36.43%) SQL
4 28 (21.71%) Java
4 28 (21.71%) PowerShell
5 21 (16.28%) T-SQL
6 16 (12.40%) Ruby
7 8 (6.20%) PHP
8 5 (3.88%) C
9 4 (3.10%) VB.NET
9 4 (3.10%) Python
9 4 (3.10%) Perl
10 2 (1.55%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.55%) VB
10 2 (1.55%) Groovy
11 1 (0.78%) RPG
11 1 (0.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (10.08%) Degree
2 8 (6.20%) Sun Certification
3 2 (1.55%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.55%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.08%) SLA
2 7 (5.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 13 (10.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (13.18%) MOM
2 16 (12.40%) logstash
3 11 (8.53%) SCOM
Vendors
1 67 (51.94%) Microsoft
2 14 (10.85%) Oracle
3 9 (6.98%) Sitecore
4 8 (6.20%) Sun
5 4 (3.10%) SAP
6 3 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (2.33%) Lumesse
7 2 (1.55%) hybris
7 2 (1.55%) Akamai
7 2 (1.55%) Adobe
8 1 (0.78%) webMethods
8 1 (0.78%) IBM
8 1 (0.78%) PeopleSoft
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