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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 46 54 32
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -22
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 103 69 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.66% 3.41% 6.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.25% 10.92% 19.35%
Number of salaries quoted 98 59 97
Average salary £37,000 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.75% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £29,700 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £49,300 £50,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
597 632 522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 27.04% 31.24% 31.54%
Number of salaries quoted 557 575 466
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 27 November 2014.

Web Services Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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.

1 133 (57.83%) HTML
2 131 (56.96%) .NET
3 121 (52.61%) C#
4 114 (49.57%) CSS
5 108 (46.96%) Agile Software Development
6 102 (44.35%) MVC
7 92 (40.00%) JavaScript
8 88 (38.26%) ASP.NET
9 84 (36.52%) SQL Server
10 80 (34.78%) SQL
11 79 (34.35%) XML
12 78 (33.91%) HTML5
13 66 (28.70%) jQuery
14 60 (26.09%) Degree
15 55 (23.91%) JSON
16 53 (23.04%) TDD
16 53 (23.04%) Microsoft
17 52 (22.61%) Java
18 47 (20.43%) Git (software)
19 46 (20.00%) Scrum
20 44 (19.13%) Software Engineering
20 44 (19.13%) OO
21 43 (18.70%) Facebook
21 43 (18.70%) Twitter
22 40 (17.39%) CRM
23 37 (16.09%) WCF
24 34 (14.78%) Objective-C
24 34 (14.78%) Android Development
24 34 (14.78%) iOS Development
24 34 (14.78%) Android

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 30 (13.04%) SharePoint
2 17 (7.39%) Tomcat
3 16 (6.96%) BizTalk Server
4 15 (6.52%) JBoss
5 11 (4.78%) CMS
6 9 (3.91%) WebSphere
7 6 (2.61%) WebLogic
8 4 (1.74%) Apache
9 3 (1.30%) IIS
10 2 (0.87%) FileNet
10 2 (0.87%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.87%) Node.js
11 1 (0.43%) Oracle Application Server
11 1 (0.43%) LiveLink
11 1 (0.43%) Tuxedo
11 1 (0.43%) Joomla!
11 1 (0.43%) Drupal
11 1 (0.43%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.43%) WordPress
11 1 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 29 (12.61%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.91%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 27 (11.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.43%) Magento
2 1 (0.43%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.43%) SaaS
2 1 (0.43%) Heroku
2 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.35%) Internet
2 6 (2.61%) HTTPS
3 3 (1.30%) HTTP
4 2 (0.87%) LDAP
5 1 (0.43%) VoIP
5 1 (0.43%) CTI
5 1 (0.43%) Q.931
5 1 (0.43%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (36.52%) SQL Server
2 28 (12.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (7.83%) Crystal Reports
4 9 (3.91%) MySQL
5 7 (3.04%) Big Data
6 5 (2.17%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.74%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (1.74%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.74%) DB2
7 4 (1.74%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.30%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.30%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.87%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.87%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.87%) Informix
10 1 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.43%) JasperReports
10 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.43%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 47 (20.43%) Git (software)
2 31 (13.48%) Xcode
3 26 (11.30%) Visual Studio
4 17 (7.39%) Eclipse
5 10 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (3.91%) Grunt
6 9 (3.91%) Yeoman
7 5 (2.17%) Subversion
8 2 (0.87%) Maven
8 2 (0.87%) JIRA
8 2 (0.87%) Eclipse RCP
8 2 (0.87%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.43%) Hudson
9 1 (0.43%) Selenium
9 1 (0.43%) FitNesse
9 1 (0.43%) Synon
9 1 (0.43%) PVCS
General
1 29 (12.61%) Games
2 22 (9.57%) Finance
3 17 (7.39%) Retail
4 10 (4.35%) Advertising
5 8 (3.48%) Marketing
6 2 (0.87%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.43%) Legal
7 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.43%) Banking
Job Titles
1 200 (86.96%) Developer
2 44 (19.13%) .NET Developer
3 32 (13.91%) Software Developer
4 31 (13.48%) iOS Developer
5 26 (11.30%) CRM Developer
6 25 (10.87%) C# Developer
7 24 (10.43%) ASP.NET Developer
7 24 (10.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 24 (10.43%) C# .NET Developer
8 21 (9.13%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 14 (6.09%) Android Developer
9 14 (6.09%) Senior Developer
10 13 (5.65%) Junior
10 13 (5.65%) Java Developer
10 13 (5.65%) Junior Developer
10 13 (5.65%) Front-End Developer
11 10 (4.35%) Software Engineer
11 10 (4.35%) Analyst
11 10 (4.35%) Consultant
12 9 (3.91%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (57.83%) HTML
2 131 (56.96%) .NET
3 114 (49.57%) CSS
4 88 (38.26%) ASP.NET
5 79 (34.35%) XML
6 78 (33.91%) HTML5
7 66 (28.70%) jQuery
8 55 (23.91%) JSON
9 37 (16.09%) WCF
10 32 (13.91%) ASP.NET MVC
11 29 (12.61%) SOAP
12 28 (12.17%) Razor View Engine
13 26 (11.30%) OAuth
13 26 (11.30%) .NET Framework
14 24 (10.43%) Android SDK
15 22 (9.57%) REST
16 21 (9.13%) LINQ
17 20 (8.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 19 (8.26%) AngularJS
18 19 (8.26%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 28 (12.17%) Animation
2 24 (10.43%) Computer Science
3 21 (9.13%) User Experience
4 18 (7.83%) Social Media
5 10 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (4.35%) Algorithms
6 8 (3.48%) Data Structures
7 6 (2.61%) Artificial Intelligence
8 5 (2.17%) Client/Server
8 5 (2.17%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.74%) N-Tier
9 4 (1.74%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.30%) Open Source
11 2 (0.87%) iPad
11 2 (0.87%) iPhone
11 2 (0.87%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.87%) Web 2.0
12 1 (0.43%) Pocket PC
12 1 (0.43%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 34 (14.78%) Apple iOS
1 34 (14.78%) Android
2 26 (11.30%) Windows
3 4 (1.74%) Linux
3 4 (1.74%) UNIX
4 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.43%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.43%) Windows CE
4 1 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (0.43%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.43%) Windows Phone 8
4 1 (0.43%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (46.96%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (44.35%) MVC
3 53 (23.04%) TDD
4 46 (20.00%) Scrum
5 44 (19.13%) OO
5 44 (19.13%) Software Engineering
6 40 (17.39%) CRM
7 34 (14.78%) Android Development
7 34 (14.78%) iOS Development
8 31 (13.48%) Responsive Web Design
9 28 (12.17%) Game Development
10 25 (10.87%) Web Development
11 22 (9.57%) Unit Testing
11 22 (9.57%) OOP
12 20 (8.70%) Project Management
13 18 (7.83%) Dependency Injection
13 18 (7.83%) MVVM
13 18 (7.83%) Waterfall
14 13 (5.65%) Mentoring
15 10 (4.35%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 121 (52.61%) C#
2 92 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 80 (34.78%) SQL
4 52 (22.61%) Java
5 34 (14.78%) Objective-C
6 30 (13.04%) T-SQL
7 22 (9.57%) VB.NET
8 21 (9.13%) VB
9 19 (8.26%) VB6
10 15 (6.52%) PHP
11 4 (1.74%) C++
12 3 (1.30%) C
12 3 (1.30%) Perl
12 3 (1.30%) ActionScript
13 2 (0.87%) VBScript
13 2 (0.87%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.87%) XPath
13 2 (0.87%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.43%) Scala
14 1 (0.43%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 60 (26.09%) Degree
2 4 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (1.74%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.30%) MCITP
3 3 (1.30%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.87%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.43%) OCA
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.61%) SLA
2 5 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.87%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.43%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 53 (23.04%) Microsoft
2 43 (18.70%) Facebook
2 43 (18.70%) Twitter
3 30 (13.04%) Google
4 20 (8.70%) Oracle
5 6 (2.61%) IBM
6 5 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (1.74%) BEA
7 4 (1.74%) CheckPoint
7 4 (1.74%) Vitria
7 4 (1.74%) Sybase
7 4 (1.74%) Zend
7 4 (1.74%) Pega
8 3 (1.30%) Business Objects
8 3 (1.30%) SAP
9 2 (0.87%) Adobe
9 2 (0.87%) Apple
9 2 (0.87%) Northgate
10 1 (0.43%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.43%) Rackspace
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
JM
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per day + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £30,000 per annum Benefits + Share options + Pension + More
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Marine Information Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum Dependant upon experience + Bonus
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Marine Information Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Dependant upon experience + Bonus
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Marine Information Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Dependant upon experience + Bonus
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Birmingham
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Birmingham City University
Salary: From £26,659 to £29,429 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago