The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 46 16 23
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +7
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 88 249 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.77% 13.33% 9.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.93% 28.39% 17.13%
Number of salaries quoted 70 207 154
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £28,650
10% offered a salary of more than £42,400 £45,000 £52,050
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,100
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.57%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
886 877 975
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 48.07% 46.95% 54.68%
Number of salaries quoted 722 750 849
Average salary £36,000 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Web Services
North West

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -14 23 £32,500 - 6
Macclesfield -8 17 £37,500 +31.57% 3
Chester -19 11 £40,000 +14.28% 4
Wilmslow -6 7 £37,500 +19.04%
Runcorn -3 6 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Crewe +2 5 £35,000 +40.00% 2
Northwich - 4 £35,000 -
Knutsford +1 1 - - 3
Frodsham - 1 £36,000 -
Nantwich - 1 £30,000 -
Web Services
North West

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 140 (67.63%) .NET
2 129 (62.32%) C#
3 102 (49.28%) SQL Server
4 92 (44.44%) SQL
5 90 (43.48%) HTML
6 81 (39.13%) JavaScript
7 78 (37.68%) Microsoft
8 73 (35.27%) Windows
9 72 (34.78%) XML
10 71 (34.30%) CSS
11 70 (33.82%) Java
12 67 (32.37%) MVC
13 60 (28.99%) ASP.NET
14 56 (27.05%) WCF
15 52 (25.12%) .NET Framework
16 50 (24.15%) Software Engineering
17 48 (23.19%) Visual Studio
18 46 (22.22%) T-SQL
19 44 (21.26%) SOAP
19 44 (21.26%) jQuery
20 40 (19.32%) Agile Software Development
21 39 (18.84%) Finance
22 37 (17.87%) MS Excel
23 36 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
24 31 (14.98%) Degree
25 28 (13.53%) J2EE
25 28 (13.53%) Oracle
26 27 (13.04%) VB
26 27 (13.04%) OO
26 27 (13.04%) Spring

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 15 (7.25%) Tomcat
2 10 (4.83%) IIS
2 10 (4.83%) SharePoint
3 8 (3.86%) Apache
4 7 (3.38%) WebSphere
5 4 (1.93%) WordPress
5 4 (1.93%) nginx
6 3 (1.45%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.45%) CMS
7 2 (0.97%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.97%) Mule
8 1 (0.48%) Node.js
8 1 (0.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.48%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.48%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.48%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.48%) Jetty
8 1 (0.48%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.48%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.48%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 37 (17.87%) MS Excel
2 15 (7.25%) Photoshop
3 13 (6.28%) Fireworks
4 2 (0.97%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.97%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.93%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.86%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.42%) Rackspace Cloud
3 3 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.45%) SaaS
4 2 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.97%) PaaS
5 1 (0.48%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.48%) Office 365
5 1 (0.48%) Route 53
5 1 (0.48%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.48%) IaaS
5 1 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.48%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.83%) Firewall
2 9 (4.35%) HTTP
3 8 (3.86%) Internet
4 6 (2.90%) DMZ
4 6 (2.90%) Network Security
5 4 (1.93%) UMTS
5 4 (1.93%) GPRS
6 3 (1.45%) NAS
6 3 (1.45%) LDAP
6 3 (1.45%) DNS
7 2 (0.97%) Intranet
7 2 (0.97%) VPN
8 1 (0.48%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (0.48%) LAN
8 1 (0.48%) WAN
8 1 (0.48%) SMTP
8 1 (0.48%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.48%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.48%) SSL
8 1 (0.48%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (49.28%) SQL Server
2 36 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (12.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 21 (10.14%) MySQL
5 17 (8.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 15 (7.25%) SQL Server 2005
7 14 (6.76%) Relational Database
8 9 (4.35%) Oracle Database
9 8 (3.86%) RDBMS
10 7 (3.38%) NoSQL
10 7 (3.38%) DTS
11 5 (2.42%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (2.42%) SQL Server 2000
12 4 (1.93%) Oracle9i Database
12 4 (1.93%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (1.45%) Couchbase
13 3 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (1.45%) Oracle ODI
13 3 (1.45%) CouchDB
13 3 (1.45%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 48 (23.19%) Visual Studio
2 23 (11.11%) Eclipse
3 20 (9.66%) Xcode
4 16 (7.73%) Subversion
4 16 (7.73%) JUnit
5 15 (7.25%) JIRA
6 11 (5.31%) Ant
7 10 (4.83%) Git (software)
8 9 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (4.35%) Maven
9 6 (2.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 5 (2.42%) Selenium
10 5 (2.42%) Cucumber
11 3 (1.45%) Gradle
12 2 (0.97%) PhoneGap
12 2 (0.97%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 1 (0.48%) MSBuild
13 1 (0.48%) Grunt
13 1 (0.48%) TestComplete
13 1 (0.48%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 39 (18.84%) Finance
2 14 (6.76%) Retail
3 13 (6.28%) Marketing
4 6 (2.90%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.42%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (2.42%) Automotive
5 5 (2.42%) Games
6 4 (1.93%) Banking
7 3 (1.45%) Electronics
8 2 (0.97%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.97%) Advertising
8 2 (0.97%) Billing
9 1 (0.48%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 149 (71.98%) Developer
2 63 (30.43%) .NET Developer
3 46 (22.22%) C# Developer
4 43 (20.77%) Software Developer
5 38 (18.36%) C# .NET Developer
6 25 (12.08%) Web Developer
7 24 (11.59%) Analyst
8 21 (10.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 21 (10.14%) ASP.NET Developer
9 19 (9.18%) Senior Developer
10 18 (8.70%) Java Developer
11 17 (8.21%) C# Software Developer
12 14 (6.76%) .NET Web Developer
12 14 (6.76%) SQL Developer
13 13 (6.28%) .NET Software Developer
13 13 (6.28%) Team Leader
13 13 (6.28%) Programmer
14 11 (5.31%) Software Engineer
14 11 (5.31%) Development Team Leader
15 9 (4.35%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 140 (67.63%) .NET
2 90 (43.48%) HTML
3 72 (34.78%) XML
4 71 (34.30%) CSS
5 60 (28.99%) ASP.NET
6 56 (27.05%) WCF
7 52 (25.12%) .NET Framework
8 44 (21.26%) SOAP
8 44 (21.26%) jQuery
9 28 (13.53%) J2EE
10 27 (13.04%) Spring
10 27 (13.04%) LINQ
11 25 (12.08%) HTML5
12 21 (10.14%) REST
12 21 (10.14%) Hibernate
12 21 (10.14%) Ajax
13 20 (9.66%) WPF
14 17 (8.21%) Cocoa Touch
14 17 (8.21%) WinForms
14 17 (8.21%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.66%) Mobile App
2 18 (8.70%) Computer Science
3 12 (5.80%) N-Tier
4 8 (3.86%) Data Integration
5 4 (1.93%) Social Media
5 4 (1.93%) Online Banking
6 3 (1.45%) Open Source
6 3 (1.45%) W3C
7 2 (0.97%) NHS
7 2 (0.97%) FMCG
7 2 (0.97%) Life Science
7 2 (0.97%) SystemC
8 1 (0.48%) RIA
8 1 (0.48%) Online Games
8 1 (0.48%) PDA
8 1 (0.48%) CMDB
8 1 (0.48%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.48%) Tandem
8 1 (0.48%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 73 (35.27%) Windows
2 27 (13.04%) Apple iOS
3 26 (12.56%) Android
4 22 (10.63%) Windows Phone
5 19 (9.18%) Linux
6 16 (7.73%) Windows 8
7 8 (3.86%) UNIX
8 6 (2.90%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (1.93%) Windows Mobile
9 4 (1.93%) Windows CE
9 4 (1.93%) Windows Phone 7
10 3 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.97%) Debian
11 2 (0.97%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.48%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (32.37%) MVC
2 50 (24.15%) Software Engineering
3 40 (19.32%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (13.04%) OO
5 26 (12.56%) TDD
6 22 (10.63%) E-Commerce
6 22 (10.63%) UML
7 20 (9.66%) iOS Development
8 18 (8.70%) Scrum
9 17 (8.21%) Web Development
10 16 (7.73%) Android Development
11 14 (6.76%) OOP
11 14 (6.76%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (6.28%) Product Management
12 13 (6.28%) SOA
12 13 (6.28%) Pair Programming
13 12 (5.80%) Project Management
13 12 (5.80%) Matrix Management
13 12 (5.80%) Unit Testing
14 11 (5.31%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 129 (62.32%) C#
2 92 (44.44%) SQL
3 81 (39.13%) JavaScript
4 70 (33.82%) Java
5 46 (22.22%) T-SQL
6 27 (13.04%) VB
7 21 (10.14%) C++
8 20 (9.66%) Objective-C
9 19 (9.18%) VB.NET
10 17 (8.21%) XAML
11 14 (6.76%) VBA
12 13 (6.28%) PL/SQL
13 6 (2.90%) PHP
14 5 (2.42%) C
14 5 (2.42%) Python
15 2 (0.97%) XPath
16 1 (0.48%) XQuery
16 1 (0.48%) Shell Script
16 1 (0.48%) VB6
Qualifications
1 31 (14.98%) Degree
2 6 (2.90%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.42%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.93%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.45%) RHCE
5 3 (1.45%) MCITP
5 3 (1.45%) MCTS
6 1 (0.48%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.48%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.48%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.76%) QA
2 3 (1.45%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.93%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.45%) Squid
3 2 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.48%) KVM
4 1 (0.48%) XenServer
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 5 (2.42%) Puppet
2 3 (1.45%) Cobbler
3 2 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.48%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 78 (37.68%) Microsoft
2 28 (13.53%) Oracle
3 18 (8.70%) Google
4 8 (3.86%) JBoss
5 6 (2.90%) Rackspace
6 4 (1.93%) Apple
6 4 (1.93%) Informatica
6 4 (1.93%) HP
6 4 (1.93%) Sencha
7 3 (1.45%) Xamarin
7 3 (1.45%) Foundry
7 3 (1.45%) Business Objects
7 3 (1.45%) Compaq
7 3 (1.45%) Cognizant
7 3 (1.45%) IBM
7 3 (1.45%) Red Hat
7 3 (1.45%) Brocade
8 2 (0.97%) VMware
8 2 (0.97%) Perforce
8 2 (0.97%) Netezza
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire, Knutsford
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Virtual Resources
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Virtual Resources
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
JPS Selection
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington
Epicor
Salary: Pension, Private Healthcare, and Life Cover
Posted: 12 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Cheshire, Knutsford
Barclays Corporate
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago