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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 62 34 73
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +39
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 72 127 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.63% 5.95% 2.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.50% 19.78% 9.34%
Number of salaries quoted 67 104 56
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,950 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
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
626 642 653
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 31.57% 30.10% 30.64%
Number of salaries quoted 564 550 606
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
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 31 August 2015.

Web Services Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 80 (57.97%) SQL
2 75 (54.35%) JavaScript
3 70 (50.72%) HTML
4 69 (50.00%) C#
5 68 (49.28%) .NET
6 65 (47.10%) XML
7 60 (43.48%) SQL Server
8 56 (40.58%) Java
9 44 (31.88%) Degree
10 42 (30.43%) CSS
11 41 (29.71%) Oracle
12 36 (26.09%) Computer Science
13 35 (25.36%) Microsoft
14 34 (24.64%) VB.NET
15 33 (23.91%) Visual Studio
16 32 (23.19%) T-SQL
16 32 (23.19%) Finance
16 32 (23.19%) Agile Software Development
17 31 (22.46%) WebSphere
17 31 (22.46%) OO
17 31 (22.46%) IBM
18 29 (21.01%) jQuery
19 28 (20.29%) WCF
19 28 (20.29%) VB6
19 28 (20.29%) VB
20 27 (19.57%) .NET Framework
21 26 (18.84%) Crystal Reports
22 25 (18.12%) IIS
22 25 (18.12%) MVC
23 24 (17.39%) Windows

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 31 (22.46%) WebSphere
2 25 (18.12%) IIS
3 20 (14.49%) WebLogic
4 16 (11.59%) MQSeries
4 16 (11.59%) CICS
5 14 (10.14%) WebSphere Application Server
6 8 (5.80%) Tomcat
7 5 (3.62%) Apache
8 4 (2.90%) JBoss
9 3 (2.17%) MS Exchange
9 3 (2.17%) CMS
10 2 (1.45%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (1.45%) Umbraco
10 2 (1.45%) OpenEdge
11 1 (0.72%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.72%) Kentico
11 1 (0.72%) Node.js
11 1 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 20 (14.49%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.45%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.72%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 6 (4.35%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.72%) SaaS
2 1 (0.72%) Sage Pay
2 1 (0.72%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (0.72%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.07%) HTTP
2 4 (2.90%) Kerberos
3 3 (2.17%) Internet
4 2 (1.45%) LAN
4 2 (1.45%) WAN
5 1 (0.72%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (43.48%) SQL Server
2 26 (18.84%) Crystal Reports
3 19 (13.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (10.14%) DB2
4 14 (10.14%) BusinessObjects
5 10 (7.25%) MySQL
6 8 (5.80%) Relational Database
7 6 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (3.62%) OLAP
9 4 (2.90%) SQL Server 2000
9 4 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (2.90%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (2.17%) RDBMS
11 2 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (1.45%) InterSystems Cache
11 2 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (1.45%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.72%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 33 (23.91%) Visual Studio
2 13 (9.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (5.80%) Subversion
4 5 (3.62%) Jenkins
5 4 (2.90%) Ant
5 4 (2.90%) Eclipse
6 3 (2.17%) NetBeans
6 3 (2.17%) Maven
7 2 (1.45%) WebSpeed
8 1 (0.72%) NUnit
8 1 (0.72%) JUnit
8 1 (0.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.72%) JSUnit
8 1 (0.72%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.72%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.72%) Mocha
8 1 (0.72%) Jasmine
General
1 32 (23.19%) Finance
2 7 (5.07%) Retail
3 5 (3.62%) Banking
4 4 (2.90%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.90%) Automotive
5 3 (2.17%) Games
5 3 (2.17%) Retail Banking
5 3 (2.17%) Private Banking
6 1 (0.72%) Back Office
6 1 (0.72%) Legal
6 1 (0.72%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 83 (60.14%) Developer
2 36 (26.09%) Software Developer
3 30 (21.74%) Consultant
4 29 (21.01%) Technical Consultant
5 20 (14.49%) .NET Developer
6 15 (10.87%) Java Consultant
7 14 (10.14%) Senior Developer
8 13 (9.42%) Java Developer
9 8 (5.80%) C# Developer
9 8 (5.80%) Team Leader
9 8 (5.80%) Architect
10 7 (5.07%) Web Developer
10 7 (5.07%) Senior Software Developer
11 5 (3.62%) Lead Developer
11 5 (3.62%) Lead .NET Developer
11 5 (3.62%) C# .NET Developer
12 4 (2.90%) .NET Software Developer
12 4 (2.90%) C# Web Developer
12 4 (2.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 4 (2.90%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (50.72%) HTML
2 68 (49.28%) .NET
3 65 (47.10%) XML
4 42 (30.43%) CSS
5 29 (21.01%) jQuery
6 28 (20.29%) WCF
7 27 (19.57%) .NET Framework
8 22 (15.94%) ASP.NET
9 21 (15.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 20 (14.49%) J2EE
10 20 (14.49%) WinForms
11 19 (13.77%) Middleware
11 19 (13.77%) JSP
12 18 (13.04%) ADO.NET
12 18 (13.04%) .NET Compact Framework
13 16 (11.59%) HTML5
14 15 (10.87%) Ext JS
15 14 (10.14%) ISPF
15 14 (10.14%) Spring
15 14 (10.14%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 36 (26.09%) Computer Science
2 21 (15.22%) Client/Server
2 21 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (10.14%) Mainframe
4 7 (5.07%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.45%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.72%) PKI
6 1 (0.72%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.72%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.72%) iPhone
6 1 (0.72%) iPad
6 1 (0.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (17.39%) Windows
2 18 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (10.87%) Solaris
3 15 (10.87%) Linux
4 14 (10.14%) AIX
4 14 (10.14%) MVS
4 14 (10.14%) UNIX
5 4 (2.90%) Android
6 3 (2.17%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.72%) OS/390
7 1 (0.72%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (23.19%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (22.46%) OO
3 25 (18.12%) MVC
4 24 (17.39%) SDLC
5 23 (16.67%) Web Development
5 23 (16.67%) SOA
6 19 (13.77%) OOD
7 17 (12.32%) Requirements Analysis
8 15 (10.87%) Scrum
8 15 (10.87%) Software Delivery
9 14 (10.14%) Project Management
10 12 (8.70%) Software Engineering
11 9 (6.52%) TDD
11 9 (6.52%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (5.80%) Logistics
12 8 (5.80%) E-Commerce
13 7 (5.07%) OOP
14 6 (4.35%) CRM
14 6 (4.35%) Unit Testing
14 6 (4.35%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 80 (57.97%) SQL
2 75 (54.35%) JavaScript
3 69 (50.00%) C#
4 56 (40.58%) Java
5 34 (24.64%) VB.NET
6 32 (23.19%) T-SQL
7 28 (20.29%) VB
7 28 (20.29%) VB6
8 18 (13.04%) Perl
9 14 (10.14%) JCL
10 9 (6.52%) COBOL
11 6 (4.35%) PHP
11 6 (4.35%) X++
12 5 (3.62%) PowerShell
12 5 (3.62%) PL/SQL
13 4 (2.90%) C
14 3 (2.17%) C++
14 3 (2.17%) Shell Script
14 3 (2.17%) XPath
15 2 (1.45%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 44 (31.88%) Degree
2 5 (3.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (3.62%) Sun Certification
3 4 (2.90%) MCTS
3 4 (2.90%) MCP
3 4 (2.90%) MCAD
3 4 (2.90%) MCSD
4 1 (0.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.07%) QA
2 2 (1.45%) HL7
System Software
1 8 (5.80%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.45%) VMware ESX
2 2 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.45%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (10.14%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.45%) NetBackup
2 2 (1.45%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.72%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 41 (29.71%) Oracle
2 35 (25.36%) Microsoft
3 31 (22.46%) IBM
4 17 (12.32%) BEA
5 2 (1.45%) Progress
5 2 (1.45%) Cisco
5 2 (1.45%) Symantec
5 2 (1.45%) InterSystems
5 2 (1.45%) VMware
6 1 (0.72%) Lagan
6 1 (0.72%) Northgate
6 1 (0.72%) Zend
6 1 (0.72%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.72%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.72%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.72%) PayPal
6 1 (0.72%) Adobe
6 1 (0.72%) Informatica
6 1 (0.72%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.72%) Sage
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Connect
Salary: dependent on experience
Posted: 9 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
PNG Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60k - £90K + Bonus + Health + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70-100k+
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 370k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum + excellent 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, West Midlands (County)
The People Network
Salary: Bonus, Benefits, Stock
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £33000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £0 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago