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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 30 69 42
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -27
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 128 59 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.93% 2.79% 4.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.57% 9.05% 13.38%
Number of salaries quoted 104 53 67
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,450 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
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
654 652 538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 30.28% 30.89% 32.06%
Number of salaries quoted 561 602 479
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
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 21 August 2014.

Web Services Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 103 (51.24%) .NET
2 102 (50.75%) C#
3 98 (48.76%) HTML
4 88 (43.78%) SQL Server
5 85 (42.29%) CSS
6 79 (39.30%) SQL
7 76 (37.81%) XML
8 72 (35.82%) Microsoft
9 65 (32.34%) JavaScript
10 55 (27.36%) MVC
11 51 (25.37%) HTML5
12 50 (24.88%) ASP.NET
12 50 (24.88%) WCF
13 47 (23.38%) Degree
14 45 (22.39%) Java
15 42 (20.90%) SharePoint
16 41 (20.40%) jQuery
17 39 (19.40%) OO
17 39 (19.40%) MS Excel
17 39 (19.40%) Git (software)
18 37 (18.41%) Windows
18 37 (18.41%) Agile Software Development
18 37 (18.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 37 (18.41%) Twitter
19 35 (17.41%) SOAP
20 34 (16.92%) TDD
21 33 (16.42%) Facebook
22 32 (15.92%) Unit Testing
23 28 (13.93%) Android
24 25 (12.44%) CRM

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 42 (20.90%) SharePoint
2 21 (10.45%) IIS
3 13 (6.47%) Apache
3 13 (6.47%) BizTalk Server
4 12 (5.97%) Tomcat
5 7 (3.48%) WebSphere
6 5 (2.49%) CMS
7 4 (1.99%) FileNet
7 4 (1.99%) Node.js
8 3 (1.49%) WebLogic
8 3 (1.49%) WordPress
8 3 (1.49%) Joomla!
8 3 (1.49%) Drupal
9 2 (1.00%) Confluence
9 2 (1.00%) LiveCycle
10 1 (0.50%) SAP Portal
10 1 (0.50%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.50%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.50%) Oracle Application Server
10 1 (0.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 39 (19.40%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.49%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 24 (11.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.49%) Magento
2 3 (1.49%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.48%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.49%) Amazon S3
2 3 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.49%) Amazon SQS
2 3 (1.49%) ElastiCache
2 3 (1.49%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 2 (1.00%) SaaS
4 1 (0.50%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.49%) Internet
2 3 (1.49%) HTTP
2 3 (1.49%) HTTPS
3 2 (1.00%) LDAP
4 1 (0.50%) VoIP
4 1 (0.50%) DHCP
4 1 (0.50%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.50%) Q.931
4 1 (0.50%) H.323
4 1 (0.50%) Modbus
4 1 (0.50%) CTI
4 1 (0.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (43.78%) SQL Server
2 37 (18.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (9.95%) MySQL
4 16 (7.96%) SQL Server 2005
5 14 (6.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (5.47%) Crystal Reports
7 6 (2.99%) MongoDB
7 6 (2.99%) Big Data
7 6 (2.99%) Relational Database
8 5 (2.49%) NoSQL
9 4 (1.99%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (1.99%) Informix
9 4 (1.99%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 2 (1.00%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (1.00%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (1.00%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (0.50%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.50%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 39 (19.40%) Git (software)
2 24 (11.94%) Xcode
3 23 (11.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 23 (11.44%) Subversion
4 21 (10.45%) Visual Studio
5 19 (9.45%) Eclipse
6 4 (1.99%) Maven
7 3 (1.49%) JIRA
7 3 (1.49%) PVCS
7 3 (1.49%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.00%) Hudson
8 2 (1.00%) Eclipse RCP
9 1 (0.50%) Grunt
9 1 (0.50%) Yeoman
9 1 (0.50%) NetBeans
9 1 (0.50%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.50%) Synon
9 1 (0.50%) Selenium
9 1 (0.50%) FitNesse
9 1 (0.50%) Ant
General
1 22 (10.95%) Finance
2 20 (9.95%) Games
3 6 (2.99%) Retail
4 4 (1.99%) Advertising
5 3 (1.49%) Legal
6 2 (1.00%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.00%) Banking
7 1 (0.50%) Local Government
7 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 176 (87.56%) Developer
2 31 (15.42%) .NET Developer
3 28 (13.93%) C# Developer
4 24 (11.94%) iOS Developer
5 23 (11.44%) CRM Developer
6 18 (8.96%) Software Developer
7 17 (8.46%) Senior Developer
7 17 (8.46%) ASP.NET Developer
8 16 (7.96%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 16 (7.96%) C# .NET Developer
9 14 (6.97%) Android Developer
9 14 (6.97%) PHP Developer
10 13 (6.47%) Microsoft Developer
11 12 (5.97%) Dynamics CRM Developer
12 11 (5.47%) Junior Developer
12 11 (5.47%) Java Developer
12 11 (5.47%) Junior
13 10 (4.98%) Analyst
13 10 (4.98%) SQL Developer
14 9 (4.48%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (51.24%) .NET
2 98 (48.76%) HTML
3 85 (42.29%) CSS
4 76 (37.81%) XML
5 51 (25.37%) HTML5
6 50 (24.88%) WCF
6 50 (24.88%) ASP.NET
7 41 (20.40%) jQuery
8 35 (17.41%) SOAP
9 25 (12.44%) JSON
10 23 (11.44%) CSS3
11 22 (10.95%) .NET Framework
12 18 (8.96%) OAuth
13 17 (8.46%) LINQ
13 17 (8.46%) XSLT
14 16 (7.96%) REST
14 16 (7.96%) Android SDK
15 15 (7.46%) WPF
16 14 (6.97%) WebGL
17 13 (6.47%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.45%) Animation
2 18 (8.96%) Social Media
3 14 (6.97%) Computer Science
4 9 (4.48%) Client/Server
5 8 (3.98%) Replication
6 6 (2.99%) Artificial Intelligence
6 6 (2.99%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.49%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.49%) Open Source
8 2 (1.00%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.50%) Physics
9 1 (0.50%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.50%) Web 2.0
9 1 (0.50%) Pocket PC
9 1 (0.50%) iSeries
9 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 37 (18.41%) Windows
2 28 (13.93%) Android
3 24 (11.94%) Apple iOS
4 16 (7.96%) Linux
5 6 (2.99%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (2.49%) UNIX
7 3 (1.49%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.50%) Windows CE
8 1 (0.50%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.50%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.50%) Windows Phone 8
8 1 (0.50%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (27.36%) MVC
2 39 (19.40%) OO
3 37 (18.41%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (16.92%) TDD
5 32 (15.92%) Unit Testing
6 25 (12.44%) Scrum
6 25 (12.44%) CRM
7 24 (11.94%) Android Development
7 24 (11.94%) iOS Development
8 21 (10.45%) Web Development
8 21 (10.45%) Data Modelling
9 19 (9.45%) Game Development
9 19 (9.45%) MVVM
10 18 (8.96%) OOP
11 17 (8.46%) Software Engineering
12 13 (6.47%) Project Planning
13 11 (5.47%) Migration
13 11 (5.47%) SOA
13 11 (5.47%) Waterfall
14 9 (4.48%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 102 (50.75%) C#
2 79 (39.30%) SQL
3 65 (32.34%) JavaScript
4 45 (22.39%) Java
5 24 (11.94%) Objective-C
6 18 (8.96%) PHP
7 16 (7.96%) T-SQL
8 15 (7.46%) VB.NET
9 14 (6.97%) VB
10 12 (5.97%) VB6
11 11 (5.47%) C++
12 7 (3.48%) C
13 6 (2.99%) PHP5
14 5 (2.49%) XPath
15 4 (1.99%) Perl
15 4 (1.99%) ActionScript
16 3 (1.49%) RPG
16 3 (1.49%) ABAP
17 2 (1.00%) Groovy
17 2 (1.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 47 (23.38%) Degree
2 14 (6.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (3.98%) MCITP
4 7 (3.48%) SC Cleared
4 7 (3.48%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.49%) MCSD
5 3 (1.49%) MCSE
6 1 (0.50%) OCA
6 1 (0.50%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.48%) SLA
2 8 (3.98%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.50%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 72 (35.82%) Microsoft
2 37 (18.41%) Twitter
3 33 (16.42%) Facebook
4 24 (11.94%) Google
5 14 (6.97%) Oracle
6 12 (5.97%) CheckPoint
7 11 (5.47%) Zend
8 9 (4.48%) JBoss
9 5 (2.49%) SAP
10 4 (1.99%) Apple
10 4 (1.99%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (1.99%) IBM
11 3 (1.49%) Business Objects
11 3 (1.49%) Adobe
11 3 (1.49%) Citrix
12 2 (1.00%) Kofax
12 2 (1.00%) Northgate
13 1 (0.50%) Rackspace
13 1 (0.50%) Verint
13 1 (0.50%) Perforce
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
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Salary: £37000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + pension
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + pension
Posted: Yesterday
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Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
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Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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