The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 60 62 62
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 66 57 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.63% 3.18% 3.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.05% 11.63% 8.97%
Number of salaries quoted 56 48 49
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £26,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Web Services
West Midlands

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 Birmingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
657 490 602
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 36.10% 27.34% 35.54%
Number of salaries quoted 586 427 542
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Web Services across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Web Services
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Web Services across the Birmingham region.

Web Services Salary Trend in Birmingham

Web Services
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Web Services across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

Web Services Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 77 (60.63%) .NET
2 67 (52.76%) SQL
3 63 (49.61%) C#
3 63 (49.61%) XML
4 52 (40.94%) JavaScript
5 48 (37.80%) Agile Software Development
6 43 (33.86%) HTML
7 42 (33.07%) CSS
8 40 (31.50%) VB.NET
9 39 (30.71%) Software Engineering
10 38 (29.92%) Degree
10 38 (29.92%) SQL Server
11 36 (28.35%) Java
12 34 (26.77%) VB
12 34 (26.77%) Visual Studio
13 33 (25.98%) Microsoft
13 33 (25.98%) VB6
14 32 (25.20%) Crystal Reports
15 29 (22.83%) MVC
16 28 (22.05%) Project Management
17 27 (21.26%) ASP.NET
17 27 (21.26%) OO
18 25 (19.69%) Windows
18 25 (19.69%) Oracle
19 24 (18.90%) Computer Science
20 22 (17.32%) jQuery
20 22 (17.32%) T-SQL
21 21 (16.54%) HTML5
22 20 (15.75%) SOA
23 19 (14.96%) Finance

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 14 (11.02%) WebSphere
2 13 (10.24%) Tomcat
3 12 (9.45%) CICS
3 12 (9.45%) MQSeries
3 12 (9.45%) WebSphere Application Server
4 10 (7.87%) IIS
5 8 (6.30%) WebLogic
6 6 (4.72%) CMS
6 6 (4.72%) Apache
7 4 (3.15%) JBoss
8 2 (1.57%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.79%) Node.js
9 1 (0.79%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.79%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.79%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.79%) Umbraco
Applications
1 12 (9.45%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.94%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.79%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 7 (5.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.57%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.79%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.57%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (0.79%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.51%) HTTPS
2 5 (3.94%) Firewall
2 5 (3.94%) SAN
2 5 (3.94%) DNS
2 5 (3.94%) Wireshark
3 4 (3.15%) Internet
4 2 (1.57%) HTTP
4 2 (1.57%) LDAP
5 1 (0.79%) LAN
5 1 (0.79%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (29.92%) SQL Server
2 32 (25.20%) Crystal Reports
3 14 (11.02%) DB2
4 13 (10.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (7.87%) Relational Database
6 8 (6.30%) RDBMS
7 6 (4.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (3.15%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (3.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.57%) InterSystems Cache
9 2 (1.57%) Informix
9 2 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.57%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.79%) Big Data
10 1 (0.79%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.79%) MySQL
10 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 34 (26.77%) Visual Studio
2 9 (7.09%) Eclipse
2 9 (7.09%) Subversion
3 7 (5.51%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (4.72%) Maven
4 6 (4.72%) NetBeans
4 6 (4.72%) Ant
5 5 (3.94%) RequisitePro
6 4 (3.15%) Grunt
6 4 (3.15%) Yeoman
7 2 (1.57%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.57%) JUnit
8 1 (0.79%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 19 (14.96%) Finance
2 14 (11.02%) Retail
3 5 (3.94%) Advertising
4 4 (3.15%) Marketing
5 2 (1.57%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.79%) Publishing
6 1 (0.79%) Legal
6 1 (0.79%) Back Office
6 1 (0.79%) Games
Job Titles
1 86 (67.72%) Developer
2 45 (35.43%) Software Developer
3 20 (15.75%) .NET Developer
4 18 (14.17%) Architect
5 13 (10.24%) Consultant
6 12 (9.45%) Senior Developer
6 12 (9.45%) Technical Consultant
6 12 (9.45%) ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (8.66%) C# Developer
8 10 (7.87%) Web Developer
9 9 (7.09%) C# .NET Developer
10 8 (6.30%) Java Architect
10 8 (6.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 8 (6.30%) Technical Architect
11 7 (5.51%) Java Developer
11 7 (5.51%) Senior Software Developer
12 6 (4.72%) Junior Software Developer
12 6 (4.72%) Junior Developer
12 6 (4.72%) Junior
13 5 (3.94%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (60.63%) .NET
2 63 (49.61%) XML
3 43 (33.86%) HTML
4 42 (33.07%) CSS
5 27 (21.26%) ASP.NET
6 22 (17.32%) jQuery
7 21 (16.54%) HTML5
8 17 (13.39%) .NET Framework
9 16 (12.60%) Razor View Engine
9 16 (12.60%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 16 (12.60%) WCF
10 14 (11.02%) SOAP
10 14 (11.02%) Spring
11 13 (10.24%) JSON
11 13 (10.24%) KnockoutJS
12 12 (9.45%) WebSphere MQ
12 12 (9.45%) ISPF
12 12 (9.45%) WinForms
13 10 (7.87%) JSP
13 10 (7.87%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 24 (18.90%) Computer Science
2 19 (14.96%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (13.39%) Client/Server
4 12 (9.45%) Mainframe
5 9 (7.09%) User Experience
6 5 (3.94%) Mobile App
6 5 (3.94%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (3.94%) Clustering
7 2 (1.57%) Mathematics
7 2 (1.57%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.57%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.57%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.79%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.79%) Apple TV
8 1 (0.79%) Web 2.0
8 1 (0.79%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.79%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 25 (19.69%) Windows
2 14 (11.02%) UNIX
2 14 (11.02%) Linux
3 12 (9.45%) MVS
3 12 (9.45%) AIX
3 12 (9.45%) Solaris
4 9 (7.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (3.94%) Apple iOS
6 3 (2.36%) Android
7 1 (0.79%) OS/390
7 1 (0.79%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (37.80%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (30.71%) Software Engineering
3 29 (22.83%) MVC
4 28 (22.05%) Project Management
5 27 (21.26%) OO
6 20 (15.75%) SOA
7 17 (13.39%) Scrum
7 17 (13.39%) Responsive Web Design
8 14 (11.02%) OOD
9 13 (10.24%) TDD
9 13 (10.24%) CRM
10 12 (9.45%) Web Development
11 9 (7.09%) Technical Architecture
12 8 (6.30%) Multithreading
12 8 (6.30%) Web Design
12 8 (6.30%) Mobile Development
13 7 (5.51%) Dependency Injection
13 7 (5.51%) ETL
14 6 (4.72%) Unit Testing
14 6 (4.72%) UML
Programming Languages
1 67 (52.76%) SQL
2 63 (49.61%) C#
3 52 (40.94%) JavaScript
4 40 (31.50%) VB.NET
5 36 (28.35%) Java
6 34 (26.77%) VB
7 33 (25.98%) VB6
8 22 (17.32%) T-SQL
9 18 (14.17%) Perl
10 12 (9.45%) JCL
11 6 (4.72%) XPath
11 6 (4.72%) Shell Script
11 6 (4.72%) PHP
12 4 (3.15%) COBOL
13 2 (1.57%) Objective-C
13 2 (1.57%) C++
13 2 (1.57%) C
14 1 (0.79%) VBScript
14 1 (0.79%) X++
14 1 (0.79%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 38 (29.92%) Degree
2 12 (9.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (3.94%) MCSE
4 1 (0.79%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.51%) QA
2 2 (1.57%) HL7
System Software
1 8 (6.30%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.79%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.79%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (9.45%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.79%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.79%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 33 (25.98%) Microsoft
2 25 (19.69%) Oracle
3 16 (12.60%) IBM
4 12 (9.45%) Business Objects
5 5 (3.94%) BT
6 2 (1.57%) Pega
6 2 (1.57%) Vitria
6 2 (1.57%) BEA
6 2 (1.57%) InterSystems
6 2 (1.57%) Sybase
7 1 (0.79%) PayPal
7 1 (0.79%) Cisco
7 1 (0.79%) Adobe
7 1 (0.79%) Apple
7 1 (0.79%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.79%) Sage
7 1 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.79%) Symantec
7 1 (0.79%) VMware
7 1 (0.79%) Sitecore
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £47,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £38000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £55000 - £58000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £0 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus, flexi hours
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £25,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 25 days ago