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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 61 47 56
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +9
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 68 73 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.84% 4.01% 3.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.69% 14.23% 9.72%
Number of salaries quoted 60 62 55
Average salary £43,750 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,500 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
636 513 617
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 35.93% 28.16% 36.51%
Number of salaries quoted 557 448 556
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £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 22 May 2015.

Web Services Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 73 (60.83%) SQL
2 70 (58.33%) .NET
3 62 (51.67%) C#
4 55 (45.83%) XML
5 50 (41.67%) JavaScript
6 42 (35.00%) SQL Server
7 41 (34.17%) VB.NET
7 41 (34.17%) HTML
8 40 (33.33%) CSS
9 38 (31.67%) Agile Software Development
10 35 (29.17%) Java
10 35 (29.17%) Microsoft
11 34 (28.33%) Visual Studio
11 34 (28.33%) Degree
12 33 (27.50%) VB6
12 33 (27.50%) VB
13 31 (25.83%) Crystal Reports
14 29 (24.17%) Software Engineering
15 27 (22.50%) Oracle
15 27 (22.50%) Windows
16 26 (21.67%) T-SQL
17 25 (20.83%) Project Management
18 23 (19.17%) MVC
19 22 (18.33%) SOA
19 22 (18.33%) ASP.NET
19 22 (18.33%) OO
20 21 (17.50%) Perl
20 21 (17.50%) Computer Science
20 21 (17.50%) jQuery
20 21 (17.50%) Analytical Skills

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (14.17%) WebSphere
2 15 (12.50%) CICS
2 15 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
2 15 (12.50%) MQSeries
3 14 (11.67%) IIS
4 12 (10.00%) Tomcat
5 7 (5.83%) WebLogic
6 6 (5.00%) Apache
7 3 (2.50%) JBoss
7 3 (2.50%) CMS
8 1 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.83%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.83%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.83%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.83%) Node.js
Applications
1 13 (10.83%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.67%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.83%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 6 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.67%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.83%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.67%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (0.83%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.17%) Firewall
1 5 (4.17%) SAN
1 5 (4.17%) DNS
1 5 (4.17%) HTTPS
1 5 (4.17%) Wireshark
2 3 (2.50%) HTTP
3 2 (1.67%) LDAP
3 2 (1.67%) Kerberos
3 2 (1.67%) Internet
4 1 (0.83%) LAN
4 1 (0.83%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 31 (25.83%) Crystal Reports
3 16 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (13.33%) DB2
4 9 (7.50%) Relational Database
5 7 (5.83%) RDBMS
6 6 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (2.50%) MySQL
9 2 (1.67%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.67%) InterSystems Cache
9 2 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (1.67%) Informix
9 2 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.67%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.83%) OLAP
10 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.83%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 34 (28.33%) Visual Studio
2 9 (7.50%) Eclipse
2 9 (7.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (7.50%) Subversion
3 6 (5.00%) NetBeans
3 6 (5.00%) Maven
3 6 (5.00%) Ant
4 5 (4.17%) RequisitePro
5 2 (1.67%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.67%) JUnit
6 1 (0.83%) Eclipse RCP
6 1 (0.83%) Grunt
6 1 (0.83%) Yeoman
General
1 20 (16.67%) Finance
2 12 (10.00%) Retail
3 2 (1.67%) Games
3 2 (1.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.67%) Automotive
3 2 (1.67%) Advertising
4 1 (0.83%) Publishing
4 1 (0.83%) Legal
4 1 (0.83%) Back Office
4 1 (0.83%) Retail Banking
4 1 (0.83%) Private Banking
4 1 (0.83%) Marketing
4 1 (0.83%) Banking
Job Titles
1 75 (62.50%) Developer
2 42 (35.00%) Software Developer
3 21 (17.50%) .NET Developer
4 16 (13.33%) Architect
4 16 (13.33%) Consultant
5 15 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
6 11 (9.17%) ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (7.50%) Senior Developer
7 9 (7.50%) C# Developer
8 8 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
9 7 (5.83%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (5.00%) Java Developer
10 6 (5.00%) Senior Software Developer
10 6 (5.00%) Java Architect
10 6 (5.00%) Technical Architect
10 6 (5.00%) Analyst
11 5 (4.17%) Junior
11 5 (4.17%) Web Developer
11 5 (4.17%) Junior Software Developer
11 5 (4.17%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (58.33%) .NET
2 55 (45.83%) XML
3 41 (34.17%) HTML
4 40 (33.33%) CSS
5 22 (18.33%) ASP.NET
6 21 (17.50%) jQuery
7 19 (15.83%) WCF
7 19 (15.83%) .NET Framework
7 19 (15.83%) HTML5
8 15 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
8 15 (12.50%) ISPF
8 15 (12.50%) WinForms
8 15 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 13 (10.83%) Spring
10 12 (10.00%) CSS3
11 11 (9.17%) .NET Compact Framework
11 11 (9.17%) Razor View Engine
11 11 (9.17%) KnockoutJS
11 11 (9.17%) SOAP
11 11 (9.17%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.50%) Computer Science
1 21 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (15.00%) Client/Server
3 15 (12.50%) Mainframe
4 5 (4.17%) Clustering
4 5 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.33%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.67%) User Experience
6 2 (1.67%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.83%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.83%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.83%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 27 (22.50%) Windows
2 17 (14.17%) UNIX
2 17 (14.17%) Linux
3 15 (12.50%) MVS
3 15 (12.50%) AIX
3 15 (12.50%) Solaris
4 11 (9.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (3.33%) Android
6 3 (2.50%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.83%) OS/390
7 1 (0.83%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (31.67%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (24.17%) Software Engineering
3 25 (20.83%) Project Management
4 23 (19.17%) MVC
5 22 (18.33%) SOA
5 22 (18.33%) OO
6 16 (13.33%) Web Development
6 16 (13.33%) Scrum
6 16 (13.33%) OOD
7 12 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 11 (9.17%) CRM
9 8 (6.67%) Mobile Development
9 8 (6.67%) TDD
9 8 (6.67%) Multithreading
9 8 (6.67%) ETL
10 7 (5.83%) E-Commerce
10 7 (5.83%) Web Design
11 6 (5.00%) Build Automation
11 6 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
11 6 (5.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 73 (60.83%) SQL
2 62 (51.67%) C#
3 50 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 41 (34.17%) VB.NET
5 35 (29.17%) Java
6 33 (27.50%) VB6
6 33 (27.50%) VB
7 26 (21.67%) T-SQL
8 21 (17.50%) Perl
9 15 (12.50%) JCL
10 7 (5.83%) COBOL
11 6 (5.00%) XPath
11 6 (5.00%) Shell Script
12 3 (2.50%) PHP
12 3 (2.50%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.67%) X++
13 2 (1.67%) C
13 2 (1.67%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.67%) C++
14 1 (0.83%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 34 (28.33%) Degree
2 14 (11.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (4.17%) MCSE
4 2 (1.67%) MCTS
4 2 (1.67%) MCP
4 2 (1.67%) MCAD
4 2 (1.67%) MCSD
4 2 (1.67%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.00%) QA
2 2 (1.67%) HL7
System Software
1 10 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.83%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.83%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 15 (12.50%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.83%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.83%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 35 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 27 (22.50%) Oracle
3 18 (15.00%) IBM
4 15 (12.50%) Business Objects
5 5 (4.17%) BT
6 2 (1.67%) InterSystems
7 1 (0.83%) Symantec
7 1 (0.83%) BEA
7 1 (0.83%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.83%) Sage
7 1 (0.83%) Vitria
7 1 (0.83%) Adobe
7 1 (0.83%) Cisco
7 1 (0.83%) Sybase
7 1 (0.83%) Ektron
7 1 (0.83%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.83%) Pega
7 1 (0.83%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.83%) VMware
7 1 (0.83%) PayPal
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Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus, flexi hours
Posted: Just now
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare, flexi hours
Posted: 19 hours ago
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Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £42,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus 10%, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
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Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus, flexi hours
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus, flexi hours
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