The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 22 24 26
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 51 40 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 7.74% 6.59% 6.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 24.40% 15.56% 21.01%
Number of salaries quoted 42 33 19
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £34,545
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +8.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £20,050 £31,100
10% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £47,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Web Services
South Wales

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 Cardiff region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
209 257 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 31.71% 42.34% 33.24%
Number of salaries quoted 186 217 104
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,825 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,800 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Web Services
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Web Services Salary Trend in Cardiff

Web Services
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Web Services across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Web Services Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 83 (66.40%) XML
2 67 (53.60%) Java
3 50 (40.00%) SQL
4 49 (39.20%) Unit Testing
5 48 (38.40%) HTML
6 45 (36.00%) SOAP
7 43 (34.40%) Degree
8 39 (31.20%) Hibernate
9 38 (30.40%) TDD
9 38 (30.40%) JavaScript
9 38 (30.40%) J2EE
10 37 (29.60%) Agile Software Development
10 37 (29.60%) Scrum
11 35 (28.00%) Banking
12 34 (27.20%) Telecoms
12 34 (27.20%) Finance
13 32 (25.60%) SQL Server
14 31 (24.80%) Spring
15 30 (24.00%) Maven
16 27 (21.60%) SOA
17 26 (20.80%) OO
18 25 (20.00%) .NET
18 25 (20.00%) Groovy
19 24 (19.20%) Continuous Integration
19 24 (19.20%) Microsoft
20 23 (18.40%) Jenkins
21 22 (17.60%) jQuery
21 22 (17.60%) Struts
22 21 (16.80%) CSS
23 20 (16.00%) ASP.NET

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 15 (12.00%) Confluence
2 11 (8.80%) FileNet
2 11 (8.80%) LiveCycle
3 7 (5.60%) Tomcat
4 6 (4.80%) ColdFusion
5 5 (4.00%) WebSphere
6 4 (3.20%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (3.20%) Apache
7 1 (0.80%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.80%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 12 (9.60%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.80%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.40%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.80%) SaaS
2 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.40%) HTTP
2 2 (1.60%) SSL
2 2 (1.60%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (25.60%) SQL Server
2 16 (12.80%) MongoDB
3 15 (12.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 15 (12.00%) NoSQL
4 12 (9.60%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (6.40%) Relational Database
5 8 (6.40%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (4.00%) MySQL
7 3 (2.40%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.60%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.80%) DB2
Development Applications
1 30 (24.00%) Maven
2 23 (18.40%) Jenkins
3 20 (16.00%) JIRA
4 18 (14.40%) Subversion
5 17 (13.60%) Hudson
6 15 (12.00%) Selenium
7 14 (11.20%) SoapUI
8 13 (10.40%) WebDriver
9 11 (8.80%) Ant
9 11 (8.80%) JUnit
9 11 (8.80%) JBehave
10 10 (8.00%) Cucumber
10 10 (8.00%) Calabash
11 9 (7.20%) Visual Studio
11 9 (7.20%) Robotium
11 9 (7.20%) eggPlant
12 8 (6.40%) PowerBuilder
13 7 (5.60%) Git (software)
13 7 (5.60%) CruiseControl
14 6 (4.80%) Apache Ivy
General
1 35 (28.00%) Banking
2 34 (27.20%) Telecoms
2 34 (27.20%) Finance
3 19 (15.20%) Billing
4 3 (2.40%) Advertising
5 1 (0.80%) Retail
5 1 (0.80%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 62 (49.60%) Developer
2 47 (37.60%) Analyst
3 29 (23.20%) Senior Analyst
4 28 (22.40%) Programmer
5 18 (14.40%) Java Developer
6 17 (13.60%) .NET Developer
7 16 (12.80%) Analyst Programmer
7 16 (12.80%) Senior Analyst Programmer
7 16 (12.80%) Senior Programmer
8 12 (9.60%) ASP.NET Developer
9 10 (8.00%) Senior Developer
10 9 (7.20%) Software Developer
10 9 (7.20%) Consultant
10 9 (7.20%) C++ Developer
10 9 (7.20%) Developer Analyst
10 9 (7.20%) Java Consultant
10 9 (7.20%) Java Programmer
11 8 (6.40%) Test Engineer
11 8 (6.40%) Software Engineer
12 6 (4.80%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (66.40%) XML
2 48 (38.40%) HTML
3 45 (36.00%) SOAP
4 39 (31.20%) Hibernate
5 38 (30.40%) J2EE
6 31 (24.80%) Spring
7 25 (20.00%) .NET
8 22 (17.60%) jQuery
8 22 (17.60%) Struts
9 21 (16.80%) CSS
10 20 (16.00%) ASP.NET
11 15 (12.00%) JSF
11 15 (12.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 14 (11.20%) XSLT
13 13 (10.40%) REST
14 12 (9.60%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 11 (8.80%) Java EE
16 10 (8.00%) JPA
17 9 (7.20%) JSON
17 9 (7.20%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 18 (14.40%) Open Source
2 11 (8.80%) Blackberry
2 11 (8.80%) Mobile App
3 7 (5.60%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (4.00%) N-Tier
5 4 (3.20%) Client/Server
5 4 (3.20%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (0.80%) Replication
6 1 (0.80%) W3C
6 1 (0.80%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.80%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.80%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.80%) Blog
6 1 (0.80%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 15 (12.00%) UNIX
2 12 (9.60%) Windows
3 11 (8.80%) Apple iOS
3 11 (8.80%) Android
4 10 (8.00%) Linux
5 3 (2.40%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (39.20%) Unit Testing
2 38 (30.40%) TDD
3 37 (29.60%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (29.60%) Scrum
4 27 (21.60%) SOA
5 26 (20.80%) OO
6 24 (19.20%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (16.00%) UML
7 20 (16.00%) Software Engineering
8 19 (15.20%) BDD
8 19 (15.20%) MVC
9 17 (13.60%) Release Management
9 17 (13.60%) Configuration Management
9 17 (13.60%) RUP
9 17 (13.60%) DSDM
9 17 (13.60%) DevOps
10 16 (12.80%) Pair Programming
10 16 (12.80%) Continuous Improvement
11 15 (12.00%) Test Automation
12 14 (11.20%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 67 (53.60%) Java
2 50 (40.00%) SQL
3 38 (30.40%) JavaScript
4 25 (20.00%) Groovy
5 16 (12.80%) Scala
6 15 (12.00%) Clojure
6 15 (12.00%) VB.NET
7 12 (9.60%) RPG/400
7 12 (9.60%) RPG IV
7 12 (9.60%) T-SQL
7 12 (9.60%) RPG
7 12 (9.60%) C++
8 8 (6.40%) C#
9 4 (3.20%) VB
10 2 (1.60%) XPath
10 2 (1.60%) PHP5
10 2 (1.60%) C
10 2 (1.60%) PHP
10 2 (1.60%) XQuery
10 2 (1.60%) VC++
Qualifications
1 43 (34.40%) Degree
2 3 (2.40%) ISEB
2 3 (2.40%) RHCE
2 3 (2.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (1.60%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.80%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 3 (2.40%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (19.20%) Microsoft
2 16 (12.80%) Oracle
2 16 (12.80%) IBM
2 16 (12.80%) Guidewire
3 15 (12.00%) Twitter
4 11 (8.80%) Adobe
5 8 (6.40%) SAP
6 4 (3.20%) HP
7 3 (2.40%) VMware
7 3 (2.40%) JBoss
7 3 (2.40%) Informatica
7 3 (2.40%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.60%) Zend
9 1 (0.80%) Sybase
9 1 (0.80%) Sitecore
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