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 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 22 33 29
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -4
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 8 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 6.40% 4.49% 6.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.33% 6.09% 9.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 6
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +45.45%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
60 115 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 48.00% 73.72% 69.17%
Number of salaries quoted 53 113 77
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 £29,000 £30,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £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 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 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 19 (90.48%) SQL
2 17 (80.95%) XML
3 16 (76.19%) .NET
4 15 (71.43%) C#
4 15 (71.43%) Windows
4 15 (71.43%) ASP.NET
4 15 (71.43%) MVC
5 13 (61.90%) jQuery
6 12 (57.14%) WinForms
6 12 (57.14%) .NET Framework
6 12 (57.14%) WCF
7 11 (52.38%) Relational Database
7 11 (52.38%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
9 5 (23.81%) Oracle
10 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2
10 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (19.05%) Project Management
10 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
11 3 (14.29%) HTML
12 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
12 2 (9.52%) CSS
12 2 (9.52%) TDD
12 2 (9.52%) Subversion
12 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (9.52%) JSON
12 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
12 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) CMS
1 1 (4.76%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon S3
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (52.38%) Relational Database
2 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 11 (52.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (9.52%) Subversion
3 1 (4.76%) Bitbucket
3 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.76%) NUnit
3 1 (4.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (4.76%) Billing
1 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (80.95%) Developer
2 14 (66.67%) .NET Developer
2 14 (66.67%) C# Developer
3 12 (57.14%) C# .NET Developer
3 12 (57.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 11 (52.38%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (19.05%) Analyst
5 4 (19.05%) Implementation Analyst
6 3 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (14.29%) Implementation Consultant
6 3 (14.29%) Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) Agile .NET Developer
7 1 (4.76%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Junior Software Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Junior Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Systems Support Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) .NET Web Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Junior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (80.95%) XML
2 16 (76.19%) .NET
3 15 (71.43%) ASP.NET
4 13 (61.90%) jQuery
5 12 (57.14%) WinForms
5 12 (57.14%) .NET Framework
5 12 (57.14%) WCF
6 3 (14.29%) HTML
7 2 (9.52%) CSS
7 2 (9.52%) JSON
7 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (9.52%) HTML5
7 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (4.76%) CSS3
8 1 (4.76%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (4.76%) RESTful
8 1 (4.76%) NHibernate
8 1 (4.76%) Ajax
8 1 (4.76%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
1 1 (4.76%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 15 (71.43%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) MVC
2 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2
2 4 (19.05%) Project Management
2 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (9.52%) TDD
3 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
3 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
3 2 (9.52%) Web Development
4 1 (4.76%) Coaching
4 1 (4.76%) Progressive Enhancement
4 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (4.76%) Analytics
4 1 (4.76%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (4.76%) Android Development
4 1 (4.76%) iOS Development
4 1 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
4 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
4 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 19 (90.48%) SQL
2 15 (71.43%) C#
3 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.76%) Java
5 1 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft