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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 19 33 28
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -5
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 12 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 8.57% 4.73% 3.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.12% 8.54% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 4
Average salary £32,500 £46,250 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.72% +120.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £30,000 £19,450
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £50,000 £27,450
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
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
85 82 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 60.71% 55.41% 55.28%
Number of salaries quoted 75 76 68
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £20,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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
Salary Histogram in Bolton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Web Services across the Bolton region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Web Services Salary Histogram in Bolton

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 11 (91.67%) .NET
2 10 (83.33%) C#
2 10 (83.33%) ASP.NET
3 8 (66.67%) SQL
3 8 (66.67%) WinForms
3 8 (66.67%) MVC
4 7 (58.33%) XML
5 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (50.00%) jQuery
5 6 (50.00%) .NET Framework
6 5 (41.67%) WCF
6 5 (41.67%) Windows
6 5 (41.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (41.67%) Relational Database
7 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
8 3 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (25.00%) Amazon S3
8 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
8 3 (25.00%) HTML
8 3 (25.00%) Python
8 3 (25.00%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (16.67%) HTML5
9 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
9 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (16.67%) CSS
9 2 (16.67%) JSON
9 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (16.67%) Web Development
9 2 (16.67%) JavaScript

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 (8.33%) IIS
1 1 (8.33%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (25.00%) Amazon S3
1 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (25.00%) Amazon SQS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (41.67%) Relational Database
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
4 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (16.67%) Subversion
3 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (8.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (8.33%) NUnit
3 1 (8.33%) Bitbucket
General
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (8.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (58.33%) .NET Developer
2 7 (58.33%) C# Developer
3 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (41.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (41.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Junior Software Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Junior
4 3 (25.00%) Junior Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Graduate Software Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Graduate Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Graduate
6 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (8.33%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Agile .NET Developer
6 1 (8.33%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Junior C# Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) .NET
2 10 (83.33%) ASP.NET
3 8 (66.67%) WinForms
4 7 (58.33%) XML
5 6 (50.00%) .NET Framework
5 6 (50.00%) jQuery
6 5 (41.67%) WCF
7 3 (25.00%) HTML
8 2 (16.67%) CSS
8 2 (16.67%) JSON
8 2 (16.67%) HTML5
9 1 (8.33%) CSS3
9 1 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (8.33%) RESTful
9 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) iPad
1 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) MVC
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (16.67%) Web Development
4 2 (16.67%) TDD
4 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (8.33%) Coaching
5 1 (8.33%) OO
5 1 (8.33%) SOA
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (8.33%) Content Management
5 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (8.33%) Web Accessibility
5 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
5 1 (8.33%) Progressive Enhancement
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (8.33%) Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (8.33%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) C#
2 8 (66.67%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) Python
4 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (8.33%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft