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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 27 35 22
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -13
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 145 93 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 7.48% 5.85% 7.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.02% 12.38% 17.91%
Number of salaries quoted 121 85 162
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £22,500 £29,550
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,500 £54,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
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
852 751 949
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 43.96% 47.20% 44.08%
Number of salaries quoted 732 668 860
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £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 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 29 August 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 29 August 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 42 £34,500 +1.47% 4
Crewe +11 22 £35,000 +27.27% 1
Chester +2 19 £35,000 -17.64% 2
Knutsford -2 10 £40,000 +17.64% 2
Macclesfield -2 9 £37,500 +25.00% 1
Nantwich -7 7 £30,000 +9.09% 1
Wilmslow -11 4 £45,000 +20.00% 3
Runcorn - 1 £35,000 - 2
Web Services
North West

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 162 (66.67%) .NET
2 158 (65.02%) SQL
3 152 (62.55%) C#
4 129 (53.09%) SQL Server
5 104 (42.80%) HTML
6 98 (40.33%) ASP.NET
7 94 (38.68%) JavaScript
8 93 (38.27%) CSS
9 91 (37.45%) SOAP
9 91 (37.45%) XML
9 91 (37.45%) Microsoft
10 88 (36.21%) T-SQL
11 87 (35.80%) Visual Studio
12 70 (28.81%) .NET Framework
13 69 (28.40%) WCF
13 69 (28.40%) jQuery
14 68 (27.98%) Windows
15 67 (27.57%) MVC
16 59 (24.28%) LINQ
17 57 (23.46%) TDD
18 56 (23.05%) Agile Software Development
19 49 (20.16%) Finance
20 48 (19.75%) Java
21 47 (19.34%) Retail
22 45 (18.52%) Software Engineering
22 45 (18.52%) MS Excel
22 45 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
23 44 (18.11%) JSON
24 42 (17.28%) Team Foundation Server
24 42 (17.28%) Ajax

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 19 (7.82%) IIS
1 19 (7.82%) WebSphere
2 18 (7.41%) Apache
3 16 (6.58%) nginx
4 9 (3.70%) uWSGI
5 8 (3.29%) IBM HTTP Server
5 8 (3.29%) SharePoint
5 8 (3.29%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 4 (1.65%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (1.23%) CMS
7 3 (1.23%) ColdFusion
7 3 (1.23%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.82%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.82%) Mule
9 1 (0.41%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.41%) Node.js
Applications
1 45 (18.52%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.23%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.82%) MS Project
3 2 (0.82%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.82%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 3 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (7.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (4.53%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.65%) PaaS
3 4 (1.65%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (1.65%) Amazon S3
3 4 (1.65%) Route 53
4 3 (1.23%) ElastiCache
4 3 (1.23%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.41%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.41%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (7.00%) HTTP
2 16 (6.58%) Internet
3 10 (4.12%) Wireless
4 9 (3.70%) FTP
5 6 (2.47%) VPN
6 5 (2.06%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.82%) Firewall
7 2 (0.82%) DNS
7 2 (0.82%) DMZ
7 2 (0.82%) Intranet
7 2 (0.82%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.82%) GPRS
7 2 (0.82%) UMTS
8 1 (0.41%) SSL
8 1 (0.41%) SSH
8 1 (0.41%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (0.41%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (53.09%) SQL Server
2 45 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 36 (14.81%) MySQL
4 27 (11.11%) Relational Database
5 21 (8.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 19 (7.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 16 (6.58%) SQL Server 2012
8 15 (6.17%) SQL Server 2005
9 11 (4.53%) PostgreSQL
10 9 (3.70%) RDBMS
11 8 (3.29%) Informix
12 7 (2.88%) NoSQL
12 7 (2.88%) Oracle Database
13 6 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
14 5 (2.06%) DTS
15 4 (1.65%) Oracle Reports
15 4 (1.65%) JasperReports
15 4 (1.65%) Big Data
15 4 (1.65%) Amazon RDS
16 3 (1.23%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 87 (35.80%) Visual Studio
2 42 (17.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (8.23%) Git (software)
4 15 (6.17%) Eclipse
4 15 (6.17%) Subversion
5 13 (5.35%) JIRA
6 10 (4.12%) JUnit
7 9 (3.70%) Mercurial
8 8 (3.29%) Selenium
8 8 (3.29%) Mockito
8 8 (3.29%) Cucumber
8 8 (3.29%) Jenkins
8 8 (3.29%) Introscope
9 4 (1.65%) Xcode
9 4 (1.65%) Oracle APEX
10 2 (0.82%) NUnit
10 2 (0.82%) Ant
10 2 (0.82%) Jasmine
10 2 (0.82%) PHPUnit
11 1 (0.41%) Aptana Studio
General
1 49 (20.16%) Finance
2 47 (19.34%) Retail
3 11 (4.53%) Financial Institution
4 9 (3.70%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.47%) Marketing
6 5 (2.06%) Back Office
7 4 (1.65%) Banking
8 2 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.82%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.82%) Automotive
9 1 (0.41%) Advertising
9 1 (0.41%) Games
Job Titles
1 200 (82.30%) Developer
2 89 (36.63%) .NET Developer
3 55 (22.63%) C# Developer
4 53 (21.81%) C# .NET Developer
5 37 (15.23%) Analyst
6 27 (11.11%) Software Developer
7 25 (10.29%) Senior Developer
7 25 (10.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 24 (9.88%) Web Developer
8 24 (9.88%) Programmer
8 24 (9.88%) ASP.NET Developer
9 22 (9.05%) .NET Programmer
10 19 (7.82%) C# Programmer
11 16 (6.58%) Software Engineer
12 14 (5.76%) .NET Software Engineer
13 13 (5.35%) Analyst Developer
14 12 (4.94%) Java Developer
14 12 (4.94%) Developer Analyst
15 11 (4.53%) .NET Analyst Programmer
15 11 (4.53%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 162 (66.67%) .NET
2 104 (42.80%) HTML
3 98 (40.33%) ASP.NET
4 93 (38.27%) CSS
5 91 (37.45%) SOAP
5 91 (37.45%) XML
6 70 (28.81%) .NET Framework
7 69 (28.40%) WCF
7 69 (28.40%) jQuery
8 59 (24.28%) LINQ
9 44 (18.11%) JSON
10 42 (17.28%) Ajax
11 28 (11.52%) REST
12 26 (10.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 24 (9.88%) HTML5
14 23 (9.47%) RESTful
15 22 (9.05%) ASP.NET MVC
16 19 (7.82%) WPF
17 18 (7.41%) CSS3
17 18 (7.41%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.35%) N-Tier
1 13 (5.35%) Mobile App
2 9 (3.70%) Open Source
3 7 (2.88%) Computer Science
4 6 (2.47%) W3C
5 3 (1.23%) Data Integration
6 2 (0.82%) Cryptography
6 2 (0.82%) Online Banking
6 2 (0.82%) Biometrics
6 2 (0.82%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.41%) Social Media
7 1 (0.41%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.41%) NHS
7 1 (0.41%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 68 (27.98%) Windows
2 26 (10.70%) Linux
3 20 (8.23%) Apple iOS
4 15 (6.17%) Android
5 13 (5.35%) UNIX
6 11 (4.53%) Windows Phone
7 8 (3.29%) Windows Phone 8
8 4 (1.65%) CentOS
8 4 (1.65%) Ubuntu
9 3 (1.23%) Windows Phone 7
10 2 (0.82%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.82%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (0.82%) Windows CE
10 2 (0.82%) Debian
11 1 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (27.57%) MVC
2 57 (23.46%) TDD
3 56 (23.05%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (18.52%) Software Engineering
5 41 (16.87%) SOA
6 38 (15.64%) OO
7 34 (13.99%) Continuous Integration
8 23 (9.47%) UML
9 20 (8.23%) Web Development
9 20 (8.23%) User Stories
10 19 (7.82%) Unit Testing
11 18 (7.41%) OOP
11 18 (7.41%) E-Commerce
12 17 (7.00%) Scrum
12 17 (7.00%) MVVM
13 16 (6.58%) BDD
14 15 (6.17%) Automated Testing
15 13 (5.35%) Project Management
16 10 (4.12%) Risk Management
16 10 (4.12%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 158 (65.02%) SQL
2 152 (62.55%) C#
3 94 (38.68%) JavaScript
4 88 (36.21%) T-SQL
5 48 (19.75%) Java
6 28 (11.52%) VB.NET
7 21 (8.64%) VBA
8 20 (8.23%) VB
9 19 (7.82%) PHP
10 12 (4.94%) Python
11 9 (3.70%) PL/SQL
12 8 (3.29%) XPath
13 5 (2.06%) VB6
14 4 (1.65%) Perl
14 4 (1.65%) C++
15 3 (1.23%) Objective-C
16 2 (0.82%) Ruby
16 2 (0.82%) C
16 2 (0.82%) Bash Shell
17 1 (0.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 22 (9.05%) Degree
2 1 (0.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.41%) ISEB
2 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.41%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.94%) SLA
2 3 (1.23%) QA
3 1 (0.41%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (1.65%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.65%) Puppet
2 1 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 91 (37.45%) Microsoft
2 27 (11.11%) Oracle
3 15 (6.17%) IBM
3 15 (6.17%) Google
4 10 (4.12%) Perforce
5 9 (3.70%) Rackspace
6 8 (3.29%) Telerik
6 8 (3.29%) Compuware
6 8 (3.29%) HP
7 7 (2.88%) JBoss
8 5 (2.06%) Epicor
9 4 (1.65%) Cognos
9 4 (1.65%) Business Objects
9 4 (1.65%) Apple
10 3 (1.23%) Sitecore
10 3 (1.23%) Sencha
11 2 (0.82%) Zend
11 2 (0.82%) Adobe
12 1 (0.41%) VMware
12 1 (0.41%) Netezza
Nantwich, Cheshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum £25,000 to £35,000 + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Runcorn, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: Yesterday
Runcorn, Cheshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £3500 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Linux Recruit
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £28000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Venturi
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 6 days ago
Knutsford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 per annum + dental, medical, pension 8%, gym
Posted: 11 days ago
Northwich
Blue Town Online
Salary: £25k per year
Posted: 12 days ago
Alderley Edge, Cheshire
Pets at Home
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Warrington
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Knutsford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + dental, medical, pension 8%, gym
Posted: 20 days ago
Chester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 per annum + dental, medical, pension 8%, gym
Posted: 22 days ago