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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 23 25 42
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +17
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 93 75 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 8.49% 8.08% 5.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.53% 22.19% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 67 72 55
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,750 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £59,000 £59,337
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £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
432 338 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 39.45% 36.42% 34.15%
Number of salaries quoted 392 331 322
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 23 October 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 23 October 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 +7 53 £50,000 +8.69% 2
Bedford -20 20 £45,000 - 3
Dunstable - 1 £35,000 -
Leighton Buzzard - 1 - -
Web Services
East of England

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 88 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (58.33%) .NET
3 82 (56.94%) SQL Server
4 79 (54.86%) ASP.NET
5 77 (53.47%) C#
6 74 (51.39%) Microsoft
7 70 (48.61%) JavaScript
8 63 (43.75%) WCF
9 61 (42.36%) MVC
10 60 (41.67%) Windows
10 60 (41.67%) jQuery
11 55 (38.19%) SQL
12 54 (37.50%) HTML
13 49 (34.03%) SQL Server 2008
14 48 (33.33%) E-Commerce
15 47 (32.64%) OO
16 44 (30.56%) MS Excel
17 42 (29.17%) Team Foundation Server
17 42 (29.17%) SQL Server 2005
18 41 (28.47%) XML
19 39 (27.08%) Visual Studio
19 39 (27.08%) TDD
20 38 (26.39%) Scrum
21 37 (25.69%) Amazon AWS
22 36 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
23 35 (24.31%) ASP.NET MVC
24 34 (23.61%) PowerShell
25 30 (20.83%) Software Engineering
25 30 (20.83%) CSS
26 29 (20.14%) COM

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 27 (18.75%) IIS
2 25 (17.36%) SharePoint
3 16 (11.11%) CMS
3 16 (11.11%) NServiceBus
4 12 (8.33%) WebSphere
4 12 (8.33%) JBoss
5 10 (6.94%) WebSphere Application Server
6 8 (5.56%) Sitecore CMS
7 7 (4.86%) SharePoint Server
8 5 (3.47%) WebLogic Portal
8 5 (3.47%) WebLogic
9 4 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (2.78%) Apache
10 3 (2.08%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (2.08%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.69%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.69%) MQSeries
Applications
1 44 (30.56%) MS Excel
2 12 (8.33%) MS Office
3 4 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.39%) WebTrends
1 2 (1.39%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 37 (25.69%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (13.19%) FTP
2 18 (12.50%) DNS
2 18 (12.50%) DHCP
3 9 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (56.94%) SQL Server
2 49 (34.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 42 (29.17%) SQL Server 2005
4 22 (15.28%) Relational Database
5 11 (7.64%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (7.64%) DB2
5 11 (7.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (6.25%) MySQL
7 7 (4.86%) Crystal Reports
8 6 (4.17%) RDBMS
8 6 (4.17%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.69%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.69%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 42 (29.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 39 (27.08%) Visual Studio
3 27 (18.75%) Rhino Mocks
4 25 (17.36%) TeamCity
5 24 (16.67%) Subversion
6 18 (12.50%) Git (software)
7 17 (11.81%) JIRA
7 17 (11.81%) NUnit
8 16 (11.11%) Log4Net
8 16 (11.11%) FinalBuilder
8 16 (11.11%) SpecFlow
8 16 (11.11%) Jasmine
8 16 (11.11%) NSubstitute
9 11 (7.64%) Moq
10 10 (6.94%) Eclipse
10 10 (6.94%) MyEclipse
11 9 (6.25%) JUnit
12 1 (0.69%) MSTest
General
1 18 (12.50%) Finance
2 13 (9.03%) Back Office
3 4 (2.78%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.78%) Legal
4 2 (1.39%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 97 (67.36%) Developer
2 26 (18.06%) .NET Developer
3 21 (14.58%) Senior Developer
3 21 (14.58%) Java Developer
4 20 (13.89%) Web Developer
5 18 (12.50%) Web Engineer
6 17 (11.81%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
6 17 (11.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 14 (9.72%) Software Engineer
7 14 (9.72%) C# Developer
8 13 (9.03%) Analyst
8 13 (9.03%) Senior C# Developer
9 12 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
10 11 (7.64%) Senior .NET Developer
11 10 (6.94%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 10 (6.94%) Programmer
12 9 (6.25%) J2EE Developer
12 9 (6.25%) Analyst Programmer
12 9 (6.25%) Java Software Engineer
13 7 (4.86%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (58.33%) .NET
2 79 (54.86%) ASP.NET
3 63 (43.75%) WCF
4 60 (41.67%) jQuery
5 54 (37.50%) HTML
6 41 (28.47%) XML
7 35 (24.31%) ASP.NET MVC
8 30 (20.83%) CSS
9 29 (20.14%) COM
10 28 (19.44%) Ajax
11 27 (18.75%) .NET Framework
12 26 (18.06%) HTML5
13 22 (15.28%) Silverlight
14 20 (13.89%) Struts
14 20 (13.89%) KnockoutJS
15 19 (13.19%) JSP
15 19 (13.19%) WPF
16 17 (11.81%) J2EE
17 16 (11.11%) Castle Windsor
17 16 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.03%) N-Tier
2 11 (7.64%) Computer Science
3 9 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (4.17%) FMCG
5 2 (1.39%) AS400
5 2 (1.39%) Social Media
5 2 (1.39%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.69%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (0.69%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.69%) Clustering
6 1 (0.69%) iSeries
6 1 (0.69%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 60 (41.67%) Windows
2 18 (12.50%) Linux
2 18 (12.50%) UNIX
3 5 (3.47%) HPUX
3 5 (3.47%) Solaris
4 1 (0.69%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (42.36%) MVC
3 48 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 47 (32.64%) OO
5 39 (27.08%) TDD
6 38 (26.39%) Scrum
7 30 (20.83%) Software Engineering
8 22 (15.28%) Web Development
9 19 (13.19%) DevOps
10 18 (12.50%) Multithreading
11 16 (11.11%) Network Load Balancing
11 16 (11.11%) BDD
11 16 (11.11%) OOP
12 15 (10.42%) Database Security
13 14 (9.72%) Waterfall
14 13 (9.03%) Unit Testing
14 13 (9.03%) OOD
15 10 (6.94%) ITIL
15 10 (6.94%) RAD
15 10 (6.94%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 77 (53.47%) C#
2 70 (48.61%) JavaScript
3 55 (38.19%) SQL
4 34 (23.61%) PowerShell
5 28 (19.44%) Java
6 26 (18.06%) T-SQL
7 16 (11.11%) Ruby
8 13 (9.03%) VB.NET
9 11 (7.64%) C
10 8 (5.56%) VB
10 8 (5.56%) PHP
11 6 (4.17%) VB6
12 5 (3.47%) Groovy
13 4 (2.78%) Python
13 4 (2.78%) Perl
14 1 (0.69%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.69%) RPG
14 1 (0.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (15.28%) Degree
2 9 (6.25%) Sun Certification
3 2 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.39%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (12.50%) SLA
2 5 (3.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 18 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (11.11%) SCOM
1 16 (11.11%) logstash
2 11 (7.64%) MOM
3 2 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 74 (51.39%) Microsoft
2 13 (9.03%) Oracle
3 9 (6.25%) Sun
4 8 (5.56%) Sitecore
5 3 (2.08%) SAP
6 2 (1.39%) IBM
6 2 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.39%) Akamai
6 2 (1.39%) Lumesse
7 1 (0.69%) hybris
7 1 (0.69%) Adobe
7 1 (0.69%) webMethods
7 1 (0.69%) Perforce
7 1 (0.69%) PeopleSoft
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