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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 17 33 31
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -2
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 149 72 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 11.20% 6.27% 5.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 31.37% 20.63% 14.39%
Number of salaries quoted 143 69 54
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £37,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,100 £56,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,100
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.57%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
475 349 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 35.71% 30.40% 41.05%
Number of salaries quoted 451 307 365
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £57,500 £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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Luton +29 76 £41,500 +9.21% 6
Bedford -12 41 £47,500 +15.85% 2
Web Services
East of England

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 165 (71.74%) SQL Server
2 150 (65.22%) .NET
3 133 (57.83%) C#
4 125 (54.35%) JavaScript
5 112 (48.70%) Relational Database
6 107 (46.52%) ASP.NET
7 102 (44.35%) SQL
7 102 (44.35%) Microsoft
8 90 (39.13%) XML
9 84 (36.52%) OO
10 81 (35.22%) Software Engineering
11 80 (34.78%) HTML
12 77 (33.48%) SQL Server 2008
13 73 (31.74%) jQuery
14 67 (29.13%) WCF
15 66 (28.70%) Ajax
16 58 (25.22%) Visual Studio
17 57 (24.78%) Java
18 56 (24.35%) CSS
18 56 (24.35%) Oracle
18 56 (24.35%) Windows
18 56 (24.35%) SharePoint
18 56 (24.35%) N-Tier
18 56 (24.35%) Team Foundation Server
19 54 (23.48%) TDD
20 53 (23.04%) Silverlight
21 52 (22.61%) Agile Software Development
21 52 (22.61%) SOA
22 51 (22.17%) JSP
22 51 (22.17%) T-SQL

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 56 (24.35%) SharePoint
2 36 (15.65%) WebSphere
3 32 (13.91%) WebSphere Application Server
4 30 (13.04%) BizTalk Server
5 23 (10.00%) IIS
6 21 (9.13%) SharePoint 2010
7 17 (7.39%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (2.61%) Node.js
8 6 (2.61%) SharePoint Server
9 4 (1.74%) CMS
10 3 (1.30%) Apache
11 2 (0.87%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.87%) Papyrus
12 1 (0.43%) Confluence
12 1 (0.43%) NServiceBus
12 1 (0.43%) MQSeries
12 1 (0.43%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 44 (19.13%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.48%) MS Office
3 6 (2.61%) Mingle
4 3 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.87%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (3.48%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (3.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (11.30%) Internet
2 11 (4.78%) FTP
3 5 (2.17%) DNS
3 5 (2.17%) DHCP
4 4 (1.74%) LAN
4 4 (1.74%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 165 (71.74%) SQL Server
2 112 (48.70%) Relational Database
3 77 (33.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 45 (19.57%) SQL Server 2005
5 44 (19.13%) DB2
6 31 (13.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 26 (11.30%) Crystal Reports
8 17 (7.39%) Oracle Reports
9 10 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (3.91%) SQL Server 2012
11 8 (3.48%) MySQL
12 7 (3.04%) Pentaho
13 6 (2.61%) RavenDB
13 6 (2.61%) Neo4j
13 6 (2.61%) SQL Server 2000
14 5 (2.17%) RDBMS
15 3 (1.30%) InterBase
16 2 (0.87%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 58 (25.22%) Visual Studio
2 56 (24.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 40 (17.39%) Eclipse
4 32 (13.91%) NUnit
5 31 (13.48%) MSTest
6 30 (13.04%) Subversion
7 28 (12.17%) MyEclipse
8 10 (4.35%) TeamCity
9 7 (3.04%) Git (software)
10 6 (2.61%) Visual Studio Team System
11 5 (2.17%) Rhino Mocks
11 5 (2.17%) Moq
12 4 (1.74%) JUnit
13 3 (1.30%) Bugzilla
13 3 (1.30%) FogBugz
14 2 (0.87%) JIRA
15 1 (0.43%) Log4Net
15 1 (0.43%) Artifactory
General
1 17 (7.39%) Finance
2 14 (6.09%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.04%) Local Government
4 3 (1.30%) Banking
4 3 (1.30%) Automotive
5 2 (0.87%) Legal
5 2 (0.87%) Advertising
6 1 (0.43%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 123 (53.48%) Developer
2 49 (21.30%) Senior Developer
3 43 (18.70%) Architect
4 39 (16.96%) Solutions Architect
5 36 (15.65%) Software Engineer
6 33 (14.35%) Java Developer
7 26 (11.30%) Java Software Engineer
8 24 (10.43%) .NET Developer
9 15 (6.52%) Senior .NET Developer
10 14 (6.09%) SharePoint Developer
10 14 (6.09%) Lead Developer
11 13 (5.65%) C# Developer
11 13 (5.65%) Analyst
12 12 (5.22%) Software Developer
13 10 (4.35%) Senior C# Developer
13 10 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
14 9 (3.91%) Technical Leader
14 9 (3.91%) Programmer
14 9 (3.91%) Applications Support
15 7 (3.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 150 (65.22%) .NET
2 107 (46.52%) ASP.NET
3 90 (39.13%) XML
4 80 (34.78%) HTML
5 73 (31.74%) jQuery
6 67 (29.13%) WCF
7 66 (28.70%) Ajax
8 56 (24.35%) CSS
9 53 (23.04%) Silverlight
10 51 (22.17%) JSP
11 49 (21.30%) Struts
12 45 (19.57%) ASP.NET MVC
13 40 (17.39%) JSF
14 38 (16.52%) Java EE
15 36 (15.65%) ICEfaces
16 31 (13.48%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 30 (13.04%) .NET Framework
18 28 (12.17%) HTML5
19 25 (10.87%) WF
20 24 (10.43%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 56 (24.35%) N-Tier
2 24 (10.43%) Enterprise Software
3 15 (6.52%) Management Information System
4 14 (6.09%) Client/Server
4 14 (6.09%) Computer Science
5 7 (3.04%) Data Conversion
5 7 (3.04%) Data Integration
6 6 (2.61%) Open Source
7 2 (0.87%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.43%) AS400
8 1 (0.43%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.43%) CMDB
8 1 (0.43%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 56 (24.35%) Windows
2 49 (21.30%) UNIX
3 23 (10.00%) Linux
4 17 (7.39%) AIX
5 6 (2.61%) CentOS
6 4 (1.74%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.43%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (36.52%) OO
2 81 (35.22%) Software Engineering
3 54 (23.48%) TDD
4 52 (22.61%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (22.61%) SOA
5 50 (21.74%) Web Development
6 49 (21.30%) Scrum
7 47 (20.43%) Project Management
8 46 (20.00%) MVC
9 43 (18.70%) Migration
10 34 (14.78%) Continuous Integration
11 33 (14.35%) Business Analysis
12 32 (13.91%) Domain-Driven Design
13 31 (13.48%) Unit Testing
14 27 (11.74%) ETL
14 27 (11.74%) RAD
15 26 (11.30%) Multithreading
16 25 (10.87%) OOD
16 25 (10.87%) Stakeholder Management
17 24 (10.43%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 133 (57.83%) C#
2 125 (54.35%) JavaScript
3 102 (44.35%) SQL
4 57 (24.78%) Java
5 51 (22.17%) T-SQL
6 12 (5.22%) PowerShell
7 10 (4.35%) PL/SQL
7 10 (4.35%) VB
8 9 (3.91%) VB.NET
9 8 (3.48%) Delphi
10 5 (2.17%) PHP
10 5 (2.17%) XPath
11 4 (1.74%) Groovy
11 4 (1.74%) C
12 3 (1.30%) Perl
13 2 (0.87%) C++
14 1 (0.43%) COBOL
14 1 (0.43%) VBA
14 1 (0.43%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (8.70%) Degree
2 7 (3.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.30%) ISEB
3 3 (1.30%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.87%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.43%) MCTS
5 1 (0.43%) MCSD
5 1 (0.43%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.30%) QA
2 2 (0.87%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (3.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (2.61%) MOM
2 4 (1.74%) SCOM
3 3 (1.30%) ServiceCenter
3 3 (1.30%) SCCM
4 1 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 102 (44.35%) Microsoft
2 56 (24.35%) Oracle
3 47 (20.43%) JBoss
4 10 (4.35%) Sunopsis
5 9 (3.91%) Red Hat
6 5 (2.17%) HP
7 3 (1.30%) Northgate
8 2 (0.87%) Trapeze
8 2 (0.87%) Informatica
8 2 (0.87%) Sun
9 1 (0.43%) IBM
9 1 (0.43%) Sybase
9 1 (0.43%) Perforce
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + great benefits!
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, London, South East, UK
easyJet
Salary: £Competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 9 days ago
Luton
easyJet
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Bedford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago