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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 70 69 58
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -11
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 54 47 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.04% 2.82% 3.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.68% 10.02% 10.54%
Number of salaries quoted 45 43 53
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £50,000 £47,200
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
622 469 560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 34.96% 28.15% 32.84%
Number of salaries quoted 570 416 498
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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 31 March 2015.

Web Services Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 89 (65.44%) .NET
2 75 (55.15%) JavaScript
3 71 (52.21%) C#
4 70 (51.47%) Agile Software Development
5 66 (48.53%) XML
6 63 (46.32%) SQL
7 59 (43.38%) HTML
8 55 (40.44%) CSS
9 47 (34.56%) Degree
10 46 (33.82%) Software Engineering
10 46 (33.82%) MVC
11 45 (33.09%) ASP.NET
12 41 (30.15%) SQL Server
13 37 (27.21%) VB.NET
14 36 (26.47%) jQuery
15 35 (25.74%) OO
16 34 (25.00%) Java
17 33 (24.26%) Visual Studio
18 32 (23.53%) Microsoft
18 32 (23.53%) Scrum
19 31 (22.79%) T-SQL
19 31 (22.79%) Razor View Engine
20 30 (22.06%) Responsive Web Design
21 29 (21.32%) VB
22 28 (20.59%) Crystal Reports
22 28 (20.59%) HTML5
22 28 (20.59%) TDD
22 28 (20.59%) VB6
23 27 (19.85%) Windows
24 25 (18.38%) JSON

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 17 (12.50%) Tomcat
2 11 (8.09%) WebLogic
3 10 (7.35%) JBoss
3 10 (7.35%) CMS
4 7 (5.15%) IIS
5 6 (4.41%) Apache
5 6 (4.41%) MQSeries
5 6 (4.41%) CICS
5 6 (4.41%) WebSphere Application Server
5 6 (4.41%) WebSphere
6 5 (3.68%) SharePoint
7 4 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (1.47%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.74%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.74%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.74%) Node.js
Applications
1 11 (8.09%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.88%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (8.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.74%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.21%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.88%) HTTPS
2 5 (3.68%) SAN
2 5 (3.68%) Firewall
2 5 (3.68%) Wireshark
2 5 (3.68%) DNS
3 4 (2.94%) Internet
4 2 (1.47%) LDAP
5 1 (0.74%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (30.15%) SQL Server
2 28 (20.59%) Crystal Reports
3 13 (9.56%) Relational Database
4 12 (8.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (8.09%) RDBMS
5 11 (8.09%) DB2
6 6 (4.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.47%) Informix
8 2 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.74%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.74%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.74%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 33 (24.26%) Visual Studio
2 11 (8.09%) Eclipse
3 9 (6.62%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (5.88%) Grunt
4 8 (5.88%) Yeoman
5 6 (4.41%) Ant
5 6 (4.41%) NetBeans
5 6 (4.41%) Subversion
5 6 (4.41%) Maven
6 5 (3.68%) RequisitePro
7 4 (2.94%) Git (software)
8 3 (2.21%) Eclipse RCP
9 2 (1.47%) JUnit
10 1 (0.74%) Xcode
General
1 21 (15.44%) Finance
2 16 (11.76%) Retail
3 8 (5.88%) Marketing
3 8 (5.88%) Advertising
4 2 (1.47%) Games
5 1 (0.74%) Banking
5 1 (0.74%) Legal
5 1 (0.74%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 104 (76.47%) Developer
2 41 (30.15%) Software Developer
3 30 (22.06%) .NET Developer
4 20 (14.71%) Architect
5 17 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
6 16 (11.76%) C# Developer
7 14 (10.29%) C# .NET Developer
8 13 (9.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 12 (8.82%) Senior Developer
10 11 (8.09%) Front-End Developer
11 10 (7.35%) Java Developer
12 8 (5.88%) Lead Developer
12 8 (5.88%) Java Architect
13 7 (5.15%) Junior
13 7 (5.15%) Technical Architect
13 7 (5.15%) Web Developer
13 7 (5.15%) Consultant
13 7 (5.15%) Junior Developer
14 6 (4.41%) Junior Software Developer
14 6 (4.41%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (65.44%) .NET
2 66 (48.53%) XML
3 59 (43.38%) HTML
4 55 (40.44%) CSS
5 45 (33.09%) ASP.NET
6 36 (26.47%) jQuery
7 31 (22.79%) Razor View Engine
8 28 (20.59%) HTML5
9 25 (18.38%) JSON
10 24 (17.65%) KnockoutJS
11 22 (16.18%) .NET Framework
12 20 (14.71%) Spring
13 19 (13.97%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 18 (13.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 17 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
15 17 (12.50%) AngularJS
16 16 (11.76%) REST
16 16 (11.76%) SOAP
17 15 (11.03%) Entity Framework
17 15 (11.03%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 23 (16.91%) Computer Science
2 17 (12.50%) Client/Server
3 15 (11.03%) User Experience
3 15 (11.03%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (5.15%) Mobile App
5 6 (4.41%) Mainframe
6 5 (3.68%) Clustering
6 5 (3.68%) N-Tier
6 5 (3.68%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (2.94%) Algorithms
8 3 (2.21%) Mathematics
8 3 (2.21%) Web 2.0
9 2 (1.47%) Open Source
9 2 (1.47%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.74%) Social Media
10 1 (0.74%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 27 (19.85%) Windows
2 8 (5.88%) Linux
2 8 (5.88%) UNIX
3 7 (5.15%) Apple iOS
4 6 (4.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (4.41%) MVS
4 6 (4.41%) AIX
4 6 (4.41%) Solaris
5 4 (2.94%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (51.47%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (33.82%) Software Engineering
2 46 (33.82%) MVC
3 35 (25.74%) OO
4 32 (23.53%) Scrum
5 30 (22.06%) Responsive Web Design
6 28 (20.59%) TDD
7 24 (17.65%) Project Management
7 24 (17.65%) CRM
8 16 (11.76%) Dependency Injection
9 14 (10.29%) SOA
10 12 (8.82%) Technical Architecture
10 12 (8.82%) Web Development
11 11 (8.09%) Unit Testing
11 11 (8.09%) OOD
12 9 (6.62%) Mobile Development
13 8 (5.88%) OOP
13 8 (5.88%) Workflow
14 7 (5.15%) Web Design
14 7 (5.15%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 75 (55.15%) JavaScript
2 71 (52.21%) C#
3 63 (46.32%) SQL
4 37 (27.21%) VB.NET
5 34 (25.00%) Java
6 31 (22.79%) T-SQL
7 29 (21.32%) VB
8 28 (20.59%) VB6
9 12 (8.82%) Perl
10 10 (7.35%) PHP
11 6 (4.41%) Shell Script
11 6 (4.41%) JCL
11 6 (4.41%) XPath
12 4 (2.94%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.74%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.74%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 47 (34.56%) Degree
2 12 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (3.68%) MCSE
4 1 (0.74%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.74%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.41%) QA
System Software
1 7 (5.15%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (4.41%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 32 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 22 (16.18%) Oracle
3 11 (8.09%) IBM
4 6 (4.41%) Business Objects
5 5 (3.68%) Sybase
5 5 (3.68%) BEA
5 5 (3.68%) Vitria
5 5 (3.68%) Pega
5 5 (3.68%) BT
6 2 (1.47%) Apple
7 1 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.74%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.74%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.74%) Ektron
7 1 (0.74%) Facebook
7 1 (0.74%) Twitter
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