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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 34 68 40
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -28
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 137 60 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.90% 2.79% 4.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.63% 9.26% 16.10%
Number of salaries quoted 117 52 74
Average salary £37,500 £36,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £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
698 648 503
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 30.07% 30.15% 29.40%
Number of salaries quoted 609 600 435
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 £22,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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 19 September 2014.

Web Services Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 119 (53.13%) HTML
2 117 (52.23%) C#
3 113 (50.45%) .NET
4 100 (44.64%) CSS
5 96 (42.86%) SQL Server
6 91 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
7 84 (37.50%) SQL
8 83 (37.05%) XML
9 73 (32.59%) MVC
10 72 (32.14%) Microsoft
11 69 (30.80%) JavaScript
12 66 (29.46%) HTML5
13 61 (27.23%) ASP.NET
14 57 (25.45%) Degree
15 55 (24.55%) WCF
16 50 (22.32%) Java
17 49 (21.88%) jQuery
17 49 (21.88%) Git (software)
18 45 (20.09%) Twitter
19 43 (19.20%) Facebook
19 43 (19.20%) TDD
19 43 (19.20%) SharePoint
20 42 (18.75%) OO
21 41 (18.30%) MS Excel
22 38 (16.96%) SOAP
22 38 (16.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 37 (16.52%) Android
24 36 (16.07%) Windows
25 34 (15.18%) Scrum
25 34 (15.18%) Xcode

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 43 (19.20%) SharePoint
2 18 (8.04%) BizTalk Server
3 17 (7.59%) IIS
4 15 (6.70%) Tomcat
5 11 (4.91%) Apache
6 10 (4.46%) WebSphere
7 4 (1.79%) CMS
8 3 (1.34%) WebLogic
8 3 (1.34%) FileNet
9 2 (0.89%) WordPress
9 2 (0.89%) Joomla!
9 2 (0.89%) Drupal
9 2 (0.89%) LiveCycle
9 2 (0.89%) Confluence
9 2 (0.89%) Node.js
10 1 (0.45%) SAP Portal
10 1 (0.45%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.45%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.45%) LiveLink
10 1 (0.45%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 41 (18.30%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.89%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 29 (12.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.89%) Magento
2 2 (0.89%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.45%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.45%) SaaS
2 1 (0.45%) Heroku
2 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.13%) Internet
2 3 (1.34%) HTTPS
2 3 (1.34%) HTTP
3 2 (0.89%) LDAP
4 1 (0.45%) VoIP
4 1 (0.45%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.45%) CTI
4 1 (0.45%) Q.931
4 1 (0.45%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 38 (16.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
4 15 (6.70%) MySQL
5 8 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (2.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (2.68%) Big Data
7 5 (2.23%) NoSQL
8 4 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (1.79%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.79%) MongoDB
8 4 (1.79%) Informix
9 3 (1.34%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.89%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.89%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.45%) JasperReports
11 1 (0.45%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.45%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 49 (21.88%) Git (software)
2 34 (15.18%) Xcode
3 21 (9.38%) Visual Studio
3 21 (9.38%) Eclipse
4 19 (8.48%) Team Foundation Server
5 17 (7.59%) Subversion
6 4 (1.79%) Maven
7 3 (1.34%) JIRA
7 3 (1.34%) PVCS
7 3 (1.34%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.89%) Hudson
8 2 (0.89%) Eclipse RCP
9 1 (0.45%) Grunt
9 1 (0.45%) Yeoman
9 1 (0.45%) NetBeans
9 1 (0.45%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.45%) Synon
9 1 (0.45%) Selenium
9 1 (0.45%) FitNesse
9 1 (0.45%) Ant
General
1 28 (12.50%) Games
2 23 (10.27%) Finance
3 14 (6.25%) Retail
4 4 (1.79%) Advertising
5 2 (0.89%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.89%) Banking
6 1 (0.45%) Legal
6 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 196 (87.50%) Developer
2 34 (15.18%) iOS Developer
3 33 (14.73%) .NET Developer
4 28 (12.50%) CRM Developer
5 27 (12.05%) C# Developer
6 23 (10.27%) Software Developer
7 20 (8.93%) ASP.NET Developer
7 20 (8.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 20 (8.93%) C# .NET Developer
8 17 (7.59%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 17 (7.59%) Senior Developer
9 15 (6.70%) Android Developer
10 13 (5.80%) Junior
10 13 (5.80%) Junior Developer
10 13 (5.80%) Microsoft Developer
11 11 (4.91%) Java Developer
11 11 (4.91%) Analyst
12 10 (4.46%) Consultant
12 10 (4.46%) PHP Developer
13 8 (3.57%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (53.13%) HTML
2 113 (50.45%) .NET
3 100 (44.64%) CSS
4 83 (37.05%) XML
5 66 (29.46%) HTML5
6 61 (27.23%) ASP.NET
7 55 (24.55%) WCF
8 49 (21.88%) jQuery
9 38 (16.96%) SOAP
10 33 (14.73%) JSON
11 26 (11.61%) OAuth
12 25 (11.16%) LINQ
13 24 (10.71%) CSS3
14 22 (9.82%) .NET Framework
14 22 (9.82%) Android SDK
15 21 (9.38%) XSLT
16 17 (7.59%) WebGL
17 16 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
18 15 (6.70%) WPF
19 13 (5.80%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 27 (12.05%) Animation
2 20 (8.93%) Computer Science
3 17 (7.59%) Social Media
4 16 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (5.36%) User Experience
6 9 (4.02%) Client/Server
7 6 (2.68%) Artificial Intelligence
8 5 (2.23%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.79%) Replication
10 3 (1.34%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.89%) iPhone
11 2 (0.89%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.89%) Open Source
11 2 (0.89%) iPad
12 1 (0.45%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.45%) Physics
12 1 (0.45%) iSeries
12 1 (0.45%) Web 2.0
12 1 (0.45%) Pocket PC
Operating Systems
1 37 (16.52%) Android
2 36 (16.07%) Windows
3 34 (15.18%) Apple iOS
4 10 (4.46%) Linux
5 6 (2.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.79%) UNIX
7 2 (0.89%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.45%) Windows CE
8 1 (0.45%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.45%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.45%) Windows Phone 8
8 1 (0.45%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (32.59%) MVC
3 43 (19.20%) TDD
4 42 (18.75%) OO
5 34 (15.18%) Scrum
5 34 (15.18%) Unit Testing
5 34 (15.18%) iOS Development
6 33 (14.73%) Android Development
6 33 (14.73%) CRM
7 28 (12.50%) Web Development
8 27 (12.05%) Game Development
9 23 (10.27%) OOP
10 22 (9.82%) Software Engineering
10 22 (9.82%) MVVM
11 21 (9.38%) Data Modelling
12 16 (7.14%) Waterfall
13 14 (6.25%) Project Planning
14 12 (5.36%) Mentoring
15 11 (4.91%) SOA
15 11 (4.91%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 117 (52.23%) C#
2 84 (37.50%) SQL
3 69 (30.80%) JavaScript
4 50 (22.32%) Java
5 34 (15.18%) Objective-C
6 21 (9.38%) T-SQL
7 20 (8.93%) VB.NET
8 18 (8.04%) VB
9 17 (7.59%) VB6
10 11 (4.91%) PHP
11 9 (4.02%) C++
12 6 (2.68%) PHP5
13 5 (2.23%) XPath
13 5 (2.23%) C
14 4 (1.79%) Perl
14 4 (1.79%) ActionScript
15 3 (1.34%) RPG
15 3 (1.34%) ABAP
16 2 (0.89%) Groovy
16 2 (0.89%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 57 (25.45%) Degree
2 13 (5.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (3.57%) SC Cleared
3 8 (3.57%) MCITP
3 8 (3.57%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.34%) MCSD
4 3 (1.34%) MCSE
5 1 (0.45%) OCA
5 1 (0.45%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.45%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.02%) SLA
2 5 (2.23%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.89%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.45%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 72 (32.14%) Microsoft
2 45 (20.09%) Twitter
3 43 (19.20%) Facebook
4 30 (13.39%) Google
5 17 (7.59%) Oracle
6 12 (5.36%) JBoss
6 12 (5.36%) CheckPoint
7 10 (4.46%) Zend
8 5 (2.23%) SAP
9 4 (1.79%) Apple
9 4 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (1.34%) IBM
10 3 (1.34%) Business Objects
10 3 (1.34%) Adobe
10 3 (1.34%) Citrix
11 2 (0.89%) Northgate
12 1 (0.45%) Rackspace
12 1 (0.45%) Verint
12 1 (0.45%) Avaya
12 1 (0.45%) Kofax
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