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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 29 29 8
Rank change year-on-year
0 -21
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 19 13 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 7.14% 5.31% 25.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.33% 16.88% 49.00%
Number of salaries quoted 19 13 44
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Web Services
Cheshire

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 Chester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
75 77 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 28.20% 31.43% 51.28%
Number of salaries quoted 67 68 87
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% -16.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Web Services
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Web Services Salary Trend in Chester

Web Services
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Web Services across the Chester region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

Web Services Salary Histogram in Chester

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 18 (69.23%) HTML
1 18 (69.23%) JavaScript
2 16 (61.54%) .NET
2 16 (61.54%) SQL
2 16 (61.54%) CSS
3 15 (57.69%) ASP.NET
4 14 (53.85%) XML
4 14 (53.85%) SQL Server
5 13 (50.00%) Finance
6 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (46.15%) Relational Database
7 11 (42.31%) C#
8 10 (38.46%) Java
8 10 (38.46%) Oracle
8 10 (38.46%) jQuery
9 9 (34.62%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (34.62%) MVC
10 8 (30.77%) ADO.NET
10 8 (30.77%) T-SQL
10 8 (30.77%) J2EE
10 8 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
10 8 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (30.77%) WCF
10 8 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (30.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 7 (26.92%) Spring
11 7 (26.92%) .NET Framework
11 7 (26.92%) XSL
12 6 (23.08%) Visual Studio

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 6 (23.08%) WebSphere
2 5 (19.23%) IIS
2 5 (19.23%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 5 (19.23%) IBM HTTP Server
3 2 (7.69%) Apache
3 2 (7.69%) nginx
4 1 (3.85%) Mule
4 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 8 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (3.85%) Route 53
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) HTTP
1 5 (19.23%) Internet
2 1 (3.85%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.85%) VPN
2 1 (3.85%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 12 (46.15%) Relational Database
3 8 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (19.23%) Informix
5 5 (19.23%) RDBMS
6 3 (11.54%) MySQL
6 3 (11.54%) NoSQL
7 2 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
8 1 (3.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (3.85%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
8 1 (3.85%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) JUnit
1 6 (23.08%) Visual Studio
1 6 (23.08%) JIRA
1 6 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (19.23%) Mockito
2 5 (19.23%) Cucumber
2 5 (19.23%) Jenkins
2 5 (19.23%) Selenium
2 5 (19.23%) Introscope
3 1 (3.85%) JMeter
3 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.85%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (3.85%) LoadRunner
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (3.85%) Ant
General
1 13 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Retail
3 1 (3.85%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.85%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 22 (84.62%) Developer
2 13 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 7 (26.92%) Java Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (11.54%) C# Developer
5 3 (11.54%) VB.NET Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Programmer
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.85%) C# Software Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Test Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Graduate Developer
7 1 (3.85%) .NET Software Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) .NET Programmer
7 1 (3.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Programmer
7 1 (3.85%) C# Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (69.23%) HTML
2 16 (61.54%) .NET
2 16 (61.54%) CSS
3 15 (57.69%) ASP.NET
4 14 (53.85%) XML
5 10 (38.46%) jQuery
6 9 (34.62%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 8 (30.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 8 (30.77%) WCF
7 8 (30.77%) J2EE
7 8 (30.77%) ADO.NET
8 7 (26.92%) XSL
8 7 (26.92%) Spring
8 7 (26.92%) .NET Framework
9 6 (23.08%) Ajax
9 6 (23.08%) WSDL
9 6 (23.08%) JAX-RPC
9 6 (23.08%) SOAP
10 5 (19.23%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) N-Tier
1 5 (19.23%) Open Source
2 2 (7.69%) Mobile App
2 2 (7.69%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) Debian
2 2 (7.69%) Mac OS
2 2 (7.69%) UNIX
3 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Phone 8
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Phone
3 1 (3.85%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (34.62%) MVC
3 5 (19.23%) E-Commerce
3 5 (19.23%) TDD
3 5 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
5 2 (7.69%) Web Development
5 2 (7.69%) Time Management
5 2 (7.69%) ITIL
5 2 (7.69%) Integration Testing
5 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.85%) Test Strategy
6 1 (3.85%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (3.85%) DevOps
6 1 (3.85%) Automated Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Test Automation
6 1 (3.85%) Waterfall
6 1 (3.85%) Load Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Stress Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (69.23%) JavaScript
2 16 (61.54%) SQL
3 11 (42.31%) C#
4 10 (38.46%) Java
5 8 (30.77%) T-SQL
6 5 (19.23%) VB
6 5 (19.23%) VB.NET
6 5 (19.23%) VBA
6 5 (19.23%) VB6
7 4 (15.38%) PHP
8 2 (7.69%) PL/SQL
8 2 (7.69%) C++
8 2 (7.69%) Python
9 1 (3.85%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) ISEB
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.85%) ISTQB
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
1 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (3.85%) Puppet
1 1 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) Oracle
2 6 (23.08%) IBM
2 6 (23.08%) Perforce
3 5 (19.23%) Compuware
3 5 (19.23%) HP
4 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.85%) Telerik
Chester, Cheshire
RMI International
Salary: From £28,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 60,000 + Bens
Posted: 21 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 per annum + dental, medical, pension 8%, gym
Posted: 24 days ago