The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 29 32 23
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 140 102 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 7.20% 6.36% 8.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.01% 13.30% 18.96%
Number of salaries quoted 114 94 170
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £24,250 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £48,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
Web Services
North West

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 Cheshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
823 767 944
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 42.34% 47.82% 44.47%
Number of salaries quoted 706 688 843
Average salary £35,309 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.88% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Web Services
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Web Services Salary Trend in Cheshire

Web Services
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Web Services across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014.

Web Services Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Web Services
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -2 35 £33,250 -2.20% 7
Crewe +11 23 £28,250 +2.72% 3
Chester -4 18 £35,000 -17.64% 4
Knutsford +2 12 £40,000 -13.51% 3
Macclesfield -11 9 £37,500 +25.00% 5
Nantwich -8 5 £30,000 +9.09% 1
Wilmslow -14 3 £52,500 +40.00% 2
Runcorn - 1 £35,000 -
Web Services
North West

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

1 172 (67.98%) SQL
2 167 (66.01%) .NET
3 154 (60.87%) C#
4 130 (51.38%) SQL Server
5 118 (46.64%) HTML
6 108 (42.69%) JavaScript
7 107 (42.29%) Agile Software Development
8 105 (41.50%) CSS
9 104 (41.11%) ASP.NET
10 94 (37.15%) T-SQL
11 91 (35.97%) XML
12 88 (34.78%) SOAP
12 88 (34.78%) Microsoft
13 84 (33.20%) Visual Studio
14 77 (30.43%) jQuery
15 74 (29.25%) .NET Framework
16 73 (28.85%) WCF
16 73 (28.85%) MVC
17 70 (27.67%) Windows
18 63 (24.90%) LINQ
19 56 (22.13%) TDD
20 51 (20.16%) Finance
21 49 (19.37%) Retail
21 49 (19.37%) Java
22 48 (18.97%) Ajax
23 46 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
24 44 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
24 44 (17.39%) OO
25 43 (17.00%) Software Engineering
25 43 (17.00%) JSON

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 20 (7.91%) IIS
2 18 (7.11%) Apache
3 17 (6.72%) WebSphere
4 16 (6.32%) nginx
5 9 (3.56%) uWSGI
6 8 (3.16%) IBM HTTP Server
6 8 (3.16%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 7 (2.77%) SharePoint
8 4 (1.58%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (1.58%) Node.js
9 3 (1.19%) Sitecore CMS
9 3 (1.19%) CMS
9 3 (1.19%) ColdFusion
9 3 (1.19%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.79%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.40%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 42 (16.60%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.19%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.79%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.40%) MS Project
4 1 (0.40%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 26 (10.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (5.14%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.58%) PaaS
3 4 (1.58%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (1.58%) Amazon S3
3 4 (1.58%) Route 53
4 3 (1.19%) ElastiCache
4 3 (1.19%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.40%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.40%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.40%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 18 (7.11%) HTTP
2 16 (6.32%) Internet
3 12 (4.74%) Wireless
4 10 (3.95%) FTP
5 6 (2.37%) VPN
6 5 (1.98%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.79%) Intranet
7 2 (0.79%) DNS
7 2 (0.79%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.40%) GPRS
8 1 (0.40%) UMTS
8 1 (0.40%) SSL
8 1 (0.40%) DMZ
8 1 (0.40%) Firewall
8 1 (0.40%) SSH
8 1 (0.40%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (51.38%) SQL Server
2 44 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 39 (15.42%) MySQL
4 30 (11.86%) Relational Database
5 24 (9.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 23 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 18 (7.11%) SQL Server 2012
8 13 (5.14%) SQL Server 2005
9 11 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
10 9 (3.56%) RDBMS
11 8 (3.16%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (3.16%) Informix
11 8 (3.16%) NoSQL
12 6 (2.37%) Big Data
12 6 (2.37%) DTS
13 5 (1.98%) Oracle Database
14 4 (1.58%) Amazon RDS
14 4 (1.58%) Oracle Reports
14 4 (1.58%) JasperReports
15 3 (1.19%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 84 (33.20%) Visual Studio
2 46 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
3 25 (9.88%) Git (software)
4 16 (6.32%) Subversion
5 15 (5.93%) Eclipse
6 13 (5.14%) JIRA
7 12 (4.74%) JUnit
8 9 (3.56%) Mercurial
9 8 (3.16%) Selenium
9 8 (3.16%) Mockito
9 8 (3.16%) Cucumber
9 8 (3.16%) Jenkins
9 8 (3.16%) Introscope
10 6 (2.37%) Oracle APEX
11 4 (1.58%) Xcode
11 4 (1.58%) Ant
12 3 (1.19%) NUnit
12 3 (1.19%) Jasmine
12 3 (1.19%) PHPUnit
13 2 (0.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 51 (20.16%) Finance
2 49 (19.37%) Retail
3 13 (5.14%) Financial Institution
4 9 (3.56%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.98%) Back Office
5 5 (1.98%) Marketing
6 4 (1.58%) Banking
7 2 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.79%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.79%) Automotive
8 1 (0.40%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 209 (82.61%) Developer
2 88 (34.78%) .NET Developer
3 51 (20.16%) C# Developer
4 49 (19.37%) C# .NET Developer
5 36 (14.23%) Analyst
6 29 (11.46%) Web Developer
7 27 (10.67%) Senior Developer
8 24 (9.49%) ASP.NET Developer
9 23 (9.09%) Programmer
9 23 (9.09%) Software Developer
10 22 (8.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 21 (8.30%) .NET Programmer
12 19 (7.51%) C# Programmer
13 15 (5.93%) Software Engineer
14 13 (5.14%) .NET Software Engineer
15 12 (4.74%) Java Developer
15 12 (4.74%) Analyst Developer
15 12 (4.74%) .NET Web Developer
16 11 (4.35%) Developer Analyst
16 11 (4.35%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 167 (66.01%) .NET
2 118 (46.64%) HTML
3 105 (41.50%) CSS
4 104 (41.11%) ASP.NET
5 91 (35.97%) XML
6 88 (34.78%) SOAP
7 77 (30.43%) jQuery
8 74 (29.25%) .NET Framework
9 73 (28.85%) WCF
10 63 (24.90%) LINQ
11 48 (18.97%) Ajax
12 43 (17.00%) JSON
13 29 (11.46%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 26 (10.28%) HTML5
15 25 (9.88%) RESTful
15 25 (9.88%) ASP.NET MVC
15 25 (9.88%) REST
16 20 (7.91%) CSS3
17 18 (7.11%) Spring
18 17 (6.72%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.51%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (5.14%) Mobile App
3 11 (4.35%) N-Tier
4 9 (3.56%) Open Source
5 8 (3.16%) Computer Science
6 6 (2.37%) W3C
7 3 (1.19%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.79%) Biometrics
8 2 (0.79%) Cryptography
8 2 (0.79%) Online Banking
9 1 (0.40%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.40%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.40%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.40%) NHS
9 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.40%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 70 (27.67%) Windows
2 27 (10.67%) Linux
3 20 (7.91%) Apple iOS
4 15 (5.93%) Android
5 13 (5.14%) UNIX
6 9 (3.56%) Windows Phone
7 8 (3.16%) Windows Phone 8
8 4 (1.58%) CentOS
8 4 (1.58%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.79%) Debian
9 2 (0.79%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.40%) Windows Phone 7
10 1 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.40%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.40%) Windows CE
10 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (42.29%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (28.85%) MVC
3 56 (22.13%) TDD
4 44 (17.39%) OO
5 43 (17.00%) Software Engineering
6 42 (16.60%) SOA
7 33 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
8 22 (8.70%) UML
8 22 (8.70%) OOP
9 20 (7.91%) E-Commerce
10 18 (7.11%) Unit Testing
10 18 (7.11%) Web Development
10 18 (7.11%) User Stories
11 16 (6.32%) Scrum
12 15 (5.93%) MVVM
12 15 (5.93%) BDD
13 14 (5.53%) Automated Testing
14 12 (4.74%) Risk Management
14 12 (4.74%) Project Management
14 12 (4.74%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 172 (67.98%) SQL
2 154 (60.87%) C#
3 108 (42.69%) JavaScript
4 94 (37.15%) T-SQL
5 49 (19.37%) Java
6 33 (13.04%) VB.NET
7 22 (8.70%) VB
8 21 (8.30%) PHP
9 20 (7.91%) VBA
10 12 (4.74%) Python
11 11 (4.35%) PL/SQL
12 7 (2.77%) XPath
13 6 (2.37%) C++
14 5 (1.98%) VB6
15 4 (1.58%) Perl
16 3 (1.19%) Objective-C
17 2 (0.79%) Ruby
17 2 (0.79%) C
17 2 (0.79%) Bash Shell
18 1 (0.40%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (8.30%) Degree
2 1 (0.40%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.40%) ISEB
2 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.40%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.53%) SLA
2 3 (1.19%) QA
3 1 (0.40%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (1.58%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.40%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.58%) Puppet
2 1 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 88 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 32 (12.65%) Oracle
3 13 (5.14%) IBM
3 13 (5.14%) Google
4 10 (3.95%) Rackspace
5 8 (3.16%) Perforce
5 8 (3.16%) Telerik
5 8 (3.16%) JBoss
5 8 (3.16%) Compuware
5 8 (3.16%) HP
6 5 (1.98%) Epicor
7 4 (1.58%) Cognos
7 4 (1.58%) Business Objects
8 3 (1.19%) Netezza
8 3 (1.19%) Zend
8 3 (1.19%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.79%) Apple
9 2 (0.79%) Adobe
10 1 (0.40%) Sencha
10 1 (0.40%) Red Hat
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000 + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £18000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Nantwich, Cheshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum £25,000 to £35,000 + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 6 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 60,000 + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
TechnoRecruit
Posted: 7 days ago