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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 52 55 33
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -22
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 91 70 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.41% 3.72% 5.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.85% 12.13% 16.46%
Number of salaries quoted 86 64 92
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £50,000 £50,000
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
574 577 577
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 27.80% 30.69% 34.53%
Number of salaries quoted 542 519 518
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 19 December 2014.

Web Services Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 130 (57.02%) HTML
1 130 (57.02%) .NET
2 118 (51.75%) C#
3 112 (49.12%) CSS
4 108 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
5 101 (44.30%) MVC
6 93 (40.79%) JavaScript
7 87 (38.16%) ASP.NET
8 81 (35.53%) SQL
9 80 (35.09%) SQL Server
10 77 (33.77%) XML
11 76 (33.33%) HTML5
12 64 (28.07%) jQuery
13 55 (24.12%) Degree
13 55 (24.12%) Java
14 52 (22.81%) JSON
15 50 (21.93%) TDD
16 49 (21.49%) Software Engineering
17 48 (21.05%) Scrum
18 46 (20.18%) Microsoft
19 44 (19.30%) Git (software)
20 42 (18.42%) Twitter
21 41 (17.98%) Facebook
21 41 (17.98%) OO
22 35 (15.35%) CRM
22 35 (15.35%) Responsive Web Design
22 35 (15.35%) T-SQL
23 34 (14.91%) Android
23 34 (14.91%) Android Development
23 34 (14.91%) ASP.NET MVC

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 22 (9.65%) SharePoint
2 21 (9.21%) Tomcat
3 16 (7.02%) JBoss
4 13 (5.70%) BizTalk Server
5 9 (3.95%) CMS
5 9 (3.95%) WebLogic
5 9 (3.95%) WebSphere
6 4 (1.75%) Apache
7 3 (1.32%) Node.js
8 2 (0.88%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.88%) IIS
8 2 (0.88%) FileNet
9 1 (0.44%) LiveLink
9 1 (0.44%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.44%) LiveCycle
9 1 (0.44%) Confluence
Applications
1 23 (10.09%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.51%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 21 (9.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.44%) Magento
2 1 (0.44%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.44%) SaaS
2 1 (0.44%) Heroku
2 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.39%) Internet
2 6 (2.63%) HTTPS
3 2 (0.88%) LDAP
3 2 (0.88%) HTTP
4 1 (0.44%) Q.931
4 1 (0.44%) H.323
4 1 (0.44%) VoIP
4 1 (0.44%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (35.09%) SQL Server
2 24 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 23 (10.09%) Crystal Reports
4 7 (3.07%) RDBMS
4 7 (3.07%) Big Data
4 7 (3.07%) Relational Database
5 5 (2.19%) MySQL
5 5 (2.19%) DB2
6 4 (1.75%) MongoDB
6 4 (1.75%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.32%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.88%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.44%) JasperReports
9 1 (0.44%) Informix
Development Applications
1 44 (19.30%) Git (software)
2 32 (14.04%) Visual Studio
3 30 (13.16%) Xcode
4 19 (8.33%) Eclipse
5 9 (3.95%) Grunt
5 9 (3.95%) Yeoman
6 8 (3.51%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (2.19%) Subversion
8 4 (1.75%) Maven
9 3 (1.32%) Eclipse RCP
10 2 (0.88%) Jenkins
10 2 (0.88%) NetBeans
10 2 (0.88%) JIRA
10 2 (0.88%) Ant
11 1 (0.44%) Selenium
11 1 (0.44%) FitNesse
11 1 (0.44%) Synon
11 1 (0.44%) PVCS
11 1 (0.44%) Hudson
General
1 28 (12.28%) Games
2 22 (9.65%) Finance
3 18 (7.89%) Retail
4 10 (4.39%) Advertising
5 8 (3.51%) Marketing
6 2 (0.88%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.44%) Legal
7 1 (0.44%) Banking
Job Titles
1 195 (85.53%) Developer
2 45 (19.74%) .NET Developer
3 37 (16.23%) Software Developer
4 30 (13.16%) iOS Developer
5 25 (10.96%) ASP.NET Developer
6 24 (10.53%) C# Developer
7 23 (10.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 23 (10.09%) C# .NET Developer
8 20 (8.77%) CRM Developer
9 17 (7.46%) Dynamics CRM Developer
10 15 (6.58%) Senior Developer
11 14 (6.14%) Java Developer
11 14 (6.14%) Android Developer
12 13 (5.70%) Front-End Developer
13 12 (5.26%) Junior Developer
13 12 (5.26%) Junior
14 11 (4.82%) Analyst
15 10 (4.39%) Software Engineer
16 9 (3.95%) Architect
16 9 (3.95%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (57.02%) HTML
1 130 (57.02%) .NET
2 112 (49.12%) CSS
3 87 (38.16%) ASP.NET
4 77 (33.77%) XML
5 76 (33.33%) HTML5
6 64 (28.07%) jQuery
7 52 (22.81%) JSON
8 34 (14.91%) ASP.NET MVC
9 30 (13.16%) WCF
9 30 (13.16%) Razor View Engine
10 29 (12.72%) .NET Framework
11 26 (11.40%) OAuth
12 25 (10.96%) SOAP
13 24 (10.53%) Android SDK
14 23 (10.09%) KnockoutJS
15 22 (9.65%) AngularJS
15 22 (9.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 20 (8.77%) ASP.NET Web API
16 20 (8.77%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 27 (11.84%) Animation
2 25 (10.96%) Computer Science
3 21 (9.21%) User Experience
4 16 (7.02%) Social Media
5 10 (4.39%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (4.39%) Algorithms
6 9 (3.95%) Client/Server
7 6 (2.63%) Artificial Intelligence
8 5 (2.19%) N-Tier
8 5 (2.19%) Data Structures
8 5 (2.19%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.75%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.32%) Web 2.0
10 3 (1.32%) Open Source
11 2 (0.88%) iPad
11 2 (0.88%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.88%) iPhone
12 1 (0.44%) iSeries
12 1 (0.44%) Pocket PC
Operating Systems
1 34 (14.91%) Android
2 33 (14.47%) Apple iOS
3 25 (10.96%) Windows
4 3 (1.32%) UNIX
5 2 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.88%) Linux
6 1 (0.44%) Windows CE
6 1 (0.44%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.44%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.44%) Windows Phone 8
6 1 (0.44%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (44.30%) MVC
3 50 (21.93%) TDD
4 49 (21.49%) Software Engineering
5 48 (21.05%) Scrum
6 41 (17.98%) OO
7 35 (15.35%) CRM
7 35 (15.35%) Responsive Web Design
8 34 (14.91%) Android Development
9 33 (14.47%) iOS Development
10 27 (11.84%) Game Development
11 24 (10.53%) Project Management
12 23 (10.09%) Web Development
13 20 (8.77%) Unit Testing
13 20 (8.77%) Dependency Injection
14 19 (8.33%) OOP
15 16 (7.02%) MVVM
16 15 (6.58%) Waterfall
17 13 (5.70%) Mentoring
18 11 (4.82%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 118 (51.75%) C#
2 93 (40.79%) JavaScript
3 81 (35.53%) SQL
4 55 (24.12%) Java
5 35 (15.35%) T-SQL
6 33 (14.47%) Objective-C
7 29 (12.72%) VB.NET
8 26 (11.40%) VB
9 24 (10.53%) VB6
10 12 (5.26%) PHP
11 4 (1.75%) Perl
11 4 (1.75%) XPath
12 3 (1.32%) C++
12 3 (1.32%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.88%) VBScript
13 2 (0.88%) ActionScript
13 2 (0.88%) C
13 2 (0.88%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.88%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.44%) Scala
Qualifications
1 55 (24.12%) Degree
2 3 (1.32%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.88%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.88%) DV Cleared
3 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.44%) OCA
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.44%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.07%) QA
2 3 (1.32%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.44%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 46 (20.18%) Microsoft
2 42 (18.42%) Twitter
3 41 (17.98%) Facebook
4 30 (13.16%) Google
5 22 (9.65%) Oracle
6 7 (3.07%) IBM
7 5 (2.19%) BEA
7 5 (2.19%) Vitria
7 5 (2.19%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (2.19%) Sybase
7 5 (2.19%) Pega
8 3 (1.32%) Business Objects
9 2 (0.88%) SAP
9 2 (0.88%) Apple
9 2 (0.88%) Northgate
10 1 (0.44%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.44%) Kofax
10 1 (0.44%) Open Text
10 1 (0.44%) VMware
10 1 (0.44%) Adobe
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £750000 per annum + corporate benefits & bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus £10,000 annual bonus budget
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago