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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 27 35 20
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -15
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 13 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 7.47% 5.85% 9.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.50% 8.00% 16.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 5
Average salary £30,000 £39,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.52% +32.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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
113 125 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 64.94% 73.10% 55.86%
Number of salaries quoted 101 117 52
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 £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
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 31 March 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 17 (80.95%) SQL
1 17 (80.95%) .NET
2 16 (76.19%) C#
2 16 (76.19%) ASP.NET
3 15 (71.43%) XML
4 14 (66.67%) MVC
5 13 (61.90%) WinForms
5 13 (61.90%) Windows
6 12 (57.14%) jQuery
7 11 (52.38%) .NET Framework
7 11 (52.38%) WCF
8 10 (47.62%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (47.62%) Relational Database
8 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
9 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
9 4 (19.05%) Oracle
10 3 (14.29%) HTML
10 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
10 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
10 3 (14.29%) Python
10 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (14.29%) Project Management
10 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (14.29%) Amazon SQS
10 3 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (14.29%) Amazon S3
10 3 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
11 2 (9.52%) JSON
11 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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%) IIS
1 1 (4.76%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (14.29%) Amazon S3
1 3 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (14.29%) Amazon SQS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
1 10 (47.62%) Relational Database
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (47.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (9.52%) Subversion
3 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (4.76%) NUnit
3 1 (4.76%) Bitbucket
General
1 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
1 1 (4.76%) Billing
Job Titles
1 18 (85.71%) Developer
2 13 (61.90%) .NET Developer
2 13 (61.90%) C# Developer
3 11 (52.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 11 (52.38%) C# .NET Developer
4 10 (47.62%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Software Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Junior
5 3 (14.29%) Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Junior Software Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Implementation Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Junior Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Graduate Software Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Graduate Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Graduate
6 2 (9.52%) Consultant
6 2 (9.52%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (9.52%) Implementation Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) Lead Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (80.95%) .NET
2 16 (76.19%) ASP.NET
3 15 (71.43%) XML
4 13 (61.90%) WinForms
5 12 (57.14%) jQuery
6 11 (52.38%) WCF
6 11 (52.38%) .NET Framework
7 3 (14.29%) HTML
8 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (9.52%) HTML5
8 2 (9.52%) JSON
8 2 (9.52%) CSS
8 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (4.76%) Spring
9 1 (4.76%) Ajax
9 1 (4.76%) NHibernate
9 1 (4.76%) CSS3
9 1 (4.76%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (4.76%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) iPad
1 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
1 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (61.90%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) MVC
2 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
3 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 3 (14.29%) Project Management
4 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
4 2 (9.52%) TDD
4 2 (9.52%) Web Development
5 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (4.76%) Web Accessibility
5 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
5 1 (4.76%) Progressive Enhancement
5 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.76%) Analytics
5 1 (4.76%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (4.76%) Android Development
5 1 (4.76%) iOS Development
5 1 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) SQL
2 16 (76.19%) C#
3 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 3 (14.29%) Python
4 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft