The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 28 35 23
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -12
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 3 4 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 2.52% 2.56% 10.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.77% 4.44% 15.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 15
Average salary £29,000 £24,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.36% -18.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
Web Services
Manchester

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 Bolton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
52 90 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 43.70% 57.69% 64.07%
Number of salaries quoted 48 76 102
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,700 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Web Services across the Bolton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

Web Services
Salary Trend in Bolton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Web Services across the Bolton region.

Web Services Salary Trend in Bolton

Web Services
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 13 (100.00%) SQL
2 12 (92.31%) XML
2 12 (92.31%) Windows
3 7 (53.85%) C#
3 7 (53.85%) .NET
3 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
3 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET
3 7 (53.85%) MVC
3 7 (53.85%) WCF
3 7 (53.85%) jQuery
4 6 (46.15%) Relational Database
4 6 (46.15%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 6 (46.15%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (46.15%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (46.15%) WinForms
4 6 (46.15%) .NET Framework
4 6 (46.15%) Oracle
4 6 (46.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (46.15%) Project Management
4 6 (46.15%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (7.69%) Spring
5 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.69%) Ajax
5 1 (7.69%) NHibernate
5 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 6 (46.15%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
1 7 (53.85%) .NET Developer
1 7 (53.85%) C# Developer
1 7 (53.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 7 (53.85%) C# .NET Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Implementation Analyst
2 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Analyst
3 5 (38.46%) Consultant
3 5 (38.46%) Implementation Consultant
3 5 (38.46%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Support
4 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) XML
2 7 (53.85%) WCF
2 7 (53.85%) jQuery
2 7 (53.85%) .NET
2 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET
3 6 (46.15%) .NET Framework
3 6 (46.15%) WinForms
4 1 (7.69%) Spring
4 1 (7.69%) Ajax
4 1 (7.69%) NHibernate
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) MVC
2 6 (46.15%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (46.15%) PRINCE2
2 6 (46.15%) Project Management
2 6 (46.15%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (53.85%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle