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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 28 33 16
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -17
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 132 105 296
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 7.33% 6.57% 13.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.10% 13.48% 24.26%
Number of salaries quoted 116 86 274
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +13.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,600 £44,200
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
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
691 779 1220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 38.37% 48.72% 57.12%
Number of salaries quoted 598 676 1110
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £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 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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 2015. 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 +13 29 £32,500 -13.33% 4
Chester +8 27 £47,500 +28.37% 3
Macclesfield -9 16 £52,500 +50.00% 3
Runcorn +7 13 £36,250 +11.53% 3
Wilmslow -9 9 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Crewe +15 2 £32,500 +13.04% 1
Northwich -3 2 £20,000 -42.85%
Knutsford - 2 £29,500 - 2
Web Services
North West

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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.

1 181 (66.79%) SQL
2 150 (55.35%) JavaScript
3 148 (54.61%) HTML
4 139 (51.29%) .NET
5 131 (48.34%) C#
6 124 (45.76%) CSS
7 108 (39.85%) MVC
8 106 (39.11%) jQuery
9 99 (36.53%) ASP.NET
10 98 (36.16%) Agile Software Development
11 93 (34.32%) Windows
12 84 (31.00%) SQL Server
13 77 (28.41%) .NET Framework
14 75 (27.68%) Finance
15 68 (25.09%) XML
16 67 (24.72%) Java
17 64 (23.62%) Oracle
18 62 (22.88%) Ajax
19 60 (22.14%) SOAP
20 57 (21.03%) T-SQL
20 57 (21.03%) LINQ
21 56 (20.66%) Microsoft Azure
22 54 (19.93%) ASP.NET MVC
23 53 (19.56%) OO
24 52 (19.19%) WCF
25 49 (18.08%) Degree
25 49 (18.08%) Microsoft
26 48 (17.71%) HTML5
27 45 (16.61%) Linux
28 44 (16.24%) MySQL

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 17 (6.27%) Tomcat
2 15 (5.54%) Node.js
3 14 (5.17%) WebSphere
3 14 (5.17%) JBoss
4 12 (4.43%) SharePoint
5 7 (2.58%) WordPress
6 6 (2.21%) WebLogic
6 6 (2.21%) IIS
7 5 (1.85%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 4 (1.48%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (1.48%) CMS
8 4 (1.48%) Apache
8 4 (1.48%) Sitecore CMS
8 4 (1.48%) Umbraco
9 3 (1.11%) Oracle Service Bus
9 3 (1.11%) IBM HTTP Server
10 2 (0.74%) Mule
10 2 (0.74%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.74%) Apache ServiceMix
10 2 (0.74%) Confluence
Applications
1 13 (4.80%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.48%) Dynamics NAV
1 4 (1.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.11%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (1.11%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (1.11%) Oracle 11i
2 3 (1.11%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.37%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 56 (20.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (12.18%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (7.01%) Amazon S3
4 5 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (1.85%) PaaS
4 5 (1.85%) Route 53
5 4 (1.48%) ElastiCache
5 4 (1.48%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 2 (0.74%) Rackspace Cloud
6 2 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.37%) SaaS
7 1 (0.37%) IaaS
7 1 (0.37%) Google Compute Engine
7 1 (0.37%) Terremark
7 1 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 22 (8.12%) HTTP
2 17 (6.27%) Wireless
3 11 (4.06%) Internet
4 7 (2.58%) FTP
5 5 (1.85%) VPN
5 5 (1.85%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (1.11%) Intranet
7 2 (0.74%) SSL
7 2 (0.74%) Firewall
7 2 (0.74%) OpenLDAP
7 2 (0.74%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.74%) LDAP
7 2 (0.74%) LAN
7 2 (0.74%) SMS
7 2 (0.74%) WAN
8 1 (0.37%) DHCP
8 1 (0.37%) DNS
8 1 (0.37%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (31.00%) SQL Server
2 44 (16.24%) MySQL
3 38 (14.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 36 (13.28%) Relational Database
5 31 (11.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 23 (8.49%) Big Data
7 21 (7.75%) NoSQL
8 20 (7.38%) SQL Server 2008
9 16 (5.90%) SQL Server 2012
9 16 (5.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 10 (3.69%) DTS
11 9 (3.32%) Oracle Database
12 5 (1.85%) Amazon RDS
12 5 (1.85%) DB2
13 4 (1.48%) Oracle Reports
14 3 (1.11%) MS Access
14 3 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
14 3 (1.11%) Informix
14 3 (1.11%) RDBMS
14 3 (1.11%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 42 (15.50%) Git (software)
2 41 (15.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 41 (15.13%) Visual Studio
3 28 (10.33%) JIRA
4 24 (8.86%) NUnit
5 22 (8.12%) Subversion
6 18 (6.64%) JUnit
7 15 (5.54%) Selenium
7 15 (5.54%) Cucumber
8 14 (5.17%) Ant
9 13 (4.80%) Eclipse
10 11 (4.06%) Oracle APEX
11 10 (3.69%) Jenkins
12 8 (2.95%) FitNesse
12 8 (2.95%) QuickTest Pro
13 5 (1.85%) Synon
13 5 (1.85%) Maven
14 4 (1.48%) Mockito
15 3 (1.11%) Grunt
15 3 (1.11%) SoapUI
General
1 75 (27.68%) Finance
2 24 (8.86%) Retail
3 19 (7.01%) Financial Institution
4 9 (3.32%) Billing
5 6 (2.21%) Banking
6 5 (1.85%) Marketing
7 4 (1.48%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.11%) Publishing
9 2 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.74%) Back Office
9 2 (0.74%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.37%) Advertising
10 1 (0.37%) Legal
10 1 (0.37%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.37%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 199 (73.43%) Developer
2 65 (23.99%) .NET Developer
3 57 (21.03%) Web Developer
4 49 (18.08%) Senior Developer
5 29 (10.70%) ASP.NET Developer
6 24 (8.86%) C# Developer
6 24 (8.86%) Java Developer
7 20 (7.38%) Oracle Developer
8 19 (7.01%) Senior .NET Developer
9 16 (5.90%) .NET Web Developer
9 16 (5.90%) C# .NET Developer
10 14 (5.17%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 14 (5.17%) Software Developer
11 13 (4.80%) J2EE Developer
12 12 (4.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 11 (4.06%) Tester
13 11 (4.06%) Analyst
13 11 (4.06%) Senior Web Developer
14 10 (3.69%) Architect
15 8 (2.95%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 148 (54.61%) HTML
2 139 (51.29%) .NET
3 124 (45.76%) CSS
4 106 (39.11%) jQuery
5 99 (36.53%) ASP.NET
6 77 (28.41%) .NET Framework
7 68 (25.09%) XML
8 62 (22.88%) Ajax
9 60 (22.14%) SOAP
10 57 (21.03%) LINQ
11 54 (19.93%) ASP.NET MVC
12 52 (19.19%) WCF
13 48 (17.71%) HTML5
14 31 (11.44%) REST
15 28 (10.33%) JSON
16 27 (9.96%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 25 (9.23%) XHTML
18 24 (8.86%) J2EE
19 23 (8.49%) Middleware
20 22 (8.12%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.64%) Mobile App
2 16 (5.90%) Computer Science
3 10 (3.69%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (3.32%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (1.85%) AS400
5 5 (1.85%) iSeries
6 4 (1.48%) N-Tier
6 4 (1.48%) Open Source
7 3 (1.11%) VUI
7 3 (1.11%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.11%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.11%) IVR
7 3 (1.11%) Telematics
7 3 (1.11%) IBM Mainframe
8 2 (0.74%) Cryptography
8 2 (0.74%) Online Banking
8 2 (0.74%) Biometrics
9 1 (0.37%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.37%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.37%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 93 (34.32%) Windows
2 45 (16.61%) Linux
3 22 (8.12%) UNIX
3 22 (8.12%) Apple iOS
4 20 (7.38%) Android
5 5 (1.85%) Windows Mobile
6 4 (1.48%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.74%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.74%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.74%) Windows Phone 8
7 2 (0.74%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (39.85%) MVC
2 98 (36.16%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (19.56%) OO
4 40 (14.76%) Continuous Integration
5 30 (11.07%) Unit Testing
5 30 (11.07%) TDD
6 29 (10.70%) OOP
7 26 (9.59%) SOA
8 21 (7.75%) E-Commerce
8 21 (7.75%) Automated Testing
9 20 (7.38%) Software Engineering
10 19 (7.01%) Scrum
10 19 (7.01%) Risk Management
11 18 (6.64%) Waterfall
12 17 (6.27%) Customer Engagement
13 15 (5.54%) Load Balancing
14 11 (4.06%) Test Scripting
14 11 (4.06%) Test Automation
14 11 (4.06%) Mobile Application Development
15 10 (3.69%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 181 (66.79%) SQL
2 150 (55.35%) JavaScript
3 131 (48.34%) C#
4 67 (24.72%) Java
5 57 (21.03%) T-SQL
6 30 (11.07%) PHP
7 26 (9.59%) VB.NET
8 25 (9.23%) PL/SQL
9 22 (8.12%) C++
10 18 (6.64%) VB
11 9 (3.32%) XPath
12 8 (2.95%) PowerShell
12 8 (2.95%) VBA
13 7 (2.58%) RPG
14 6 (2.21%) C
15 5 (1.85%) RPG/400
16 3 (1.11%) Python
16 3 (1.11%) VBScript
17 2 (0.74%) Perl
18 1 (0.37%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 49 (18.08%) Degree
2 10 (3.69%) Security Cleared
3 8 (2.95%) SC Cleared
3 8 (2.95%) ISEB
4 6 (2.21%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.74%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (7.75%) SLA
2 12 (4.43%) QA
System Software
1 7 (2.58%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.11%) Docker
3 2 (0.74%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.37%) XenServer
4 1 (0.37%) KVM
4 1 (0.37%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (1.85%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (1.11%) Puppet
3 2 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.74%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.37%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 64 (23.62%) Oracle
2 49 (18.08%) Microsoft
3 9 (3.32%) Google
3 9 (3.32%) IBM
4 7 (2.58%) BT
5 5 (1.85%) Perforce
5 5 (1.85%) Facebook
6 4 (1.48%) Rackspace
6 4 (1.48%) Sitecore
6 4 (1.48%) HP
7 3 (1.11%) Apple
7 3 (1.11%) Compuware
7 3 (1.11%) Netezza
7 3 (1.11%) Xamarin
8 2 (0.74%) VMware
8 2 (0.74%) Telerik
8 2 (0.74%) TIBCO
8 2 (0.74%) Symantec
9 1 (0.37%) Wyse
9 1 (0.37%) Zend
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Posted: 2 hours ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 + 10% Bonus + Pension
Posted: 19 hours ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £52000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire, Manchester
D4 Digital
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Proactive Appointments
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + excellent bensefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Crewe
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Alderley Edge, Cheshire
Pets at Home
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Wilmslow
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 11 days ago
Macclesfield
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Macclesfield
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Macclesfield
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago