The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Chester region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 34 15 14
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -1
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 11 66 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 4.09% 16.02% 15.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.09% 32.67% 25.47%
Number of salaries quoted 7 30 18
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,100
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.57%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
136 202 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 50.56% 49.03% 59.89%
Number of salaries quoted 122 126 92
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Web Services
Cheshire

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 18 April 2014.

Web Services Salary Histogram in Chester

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 26 (60.47%) Java
2 24 (55.81%) JavaScript
3 23 (53.49%) SQL
3 23 (53.49%) J2EE
4 21 (48.84%) .NET
5 20 (46.51%) XML
6 19 (44.19%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (41.86%) HTML
8 15 (34.88%) Spring
9 14 (32.56%) MVC
9 14 (32.56%) Hibernate
9 14 (32.56%) JIRA
10 13 (30.23%) Oracle
10 13 (30.23%) Tomcat
11 12 (27.91%) ASP.NET
12 11 (25.58%) JUnit
12 11 (25.58%) C#
12 11 (25.58%) E-Commerce
12 11 (25.58%) jQuery
13 10 (23.26%) Git (software)
13 10 (23.26%) PL/SQL
13 10 (23.26%) CSS
13 10 (23.26%) JDBC
13 10 (23.26%) Software Engineering
13 10 (23.26%) Ajax
14 9 (20.93%) Finance
14 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
14 9 (20.93%) JPA
15 8 (18.60%) Relational Database
15 8 (18.60%) Eclipse

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 13 (30.23%) Tomcat
2 6 (13.95%) IIS
2 6 (13.95%) WebSphere
3 5 (11.63%) Apache
4 4 (9.30%) SharePoint
5 2 (4.65%) nginx
5 2 (4.65%) Mule
6 1 (2.33%) CMS
6 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
6 1 (2.33%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.33%) Route 53
2 1 (2.33%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (2.33%) SaaS
2 1 (2.33%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.33%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) HTTP
2 3 (6.98%) Firewall
2 3 (6.98%) Internet
2 3 (6.98%) LDAP
2 3 (6.98%) NAS
3 2 (4.65%) VPN
3 2 (4.65%) DNS
4 1 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.33%) Wireless
4 1 (2.33%) SSL
4 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.33%) LAN
4 1 (2.33%) WAN
4 1 (2.33%) SMTP
4 1 (2.33%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.60%) Relational Database
1 8 (18.60%) SQL Server
2 7 (16.28%) RDBMS
3 6 (13.95%) MySQL
4 5 (11.63%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (6.98%) NoSQL
6 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database
6 2 (4.65%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.33%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (2.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (2.33%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
7 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (32.56%) JIRA
2 11 (25.58%) JUnit
3 10 (23.26%) Git (software)
4 8 (18.60%) Eclipse
4 8 (18.60%) Ant
5 4 (9.30%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.33%) JMeter
6 1 (2.33%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (2.33%) LoadRunner
General
1 9 (20.93%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Banking
3 2 (4.65%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (62.79%) Developer
2 14 (32.56%) Java Developer
3 8 (18.60%) Programmer
4 7 (16.28%) Software Engineer
4 7 (16.28%) Senior Developer
5 6 (13.95%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 6 (13.95%) Software Developer
5 6 (13.95%) C# Developer
5 6 (13.95%) J2EE Developer
6 5 (11.63%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Senior Software Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Java Programmer
7 4 (9.30%) Java Software Engineer
7 4 (9.30%) .NET Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Web Developer
8 3 (6.98%) Analyst
8 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (6.98%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (4.65%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 2 (4.65%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (53.49%) J2EE
2 21 (48.84%) .NET
3 20 (46.51%) XML
4 18 (41.86%) HTML
5 15 (34.88%) Spring
6 14 (32.56%) Hibernate
7 12 (27.91%) ASP.NET
8 11 (25.58%) jQuery
9 10 (23.26%) CSS
9 10 (23.26%) JDBC
9 10 (23.26%) Ajax
10 9 (20.93%) JPA
11 8 (18.60%) JSP
11 8 (18.60%) Struts
12 7 (16.28%) SOAP
12 7 (16.28%) Spring MVC
13 6 (13.95%) WSDL
13 6 (13.95%) JAX-RPC
13 6 (13.95%) XSL
14 5 (11.63%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) N-Tier
1 4 (9.30%) Online Banking
2 2 (4.65%) FMCG
2 2 (4.65%) W3C
3 1 (2.33%) Tandem
3 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.33%) Social Media
3 1 (2.33%) RIA
3 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.28%) Windows
2 6 (13.95%) Linux
3 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (6.98%) UNIX
3 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (6.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.65%) Mac OS
4 2 (4.65%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (44.19%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (32.56%) MVC
3 11 (25.58%) E-Commerce
4 10 (23.26%) Software Engineering
5 7 (16.28%) Integration Testing
6 6 (13.95%) Scrum
7 5 (11.63%) TDD
7 5 (11.63%) Pair Programming
8 4 (9.30%) Web Application Development
9 3 (6.98%) Web Development
9 3 (6.98%) ERP
9 3 (6.98%) Network Load Balancing
10 2 (4.65%) ITIL
11 1 (2.33%) SEO
11 1 (2.33%) Disaster Recovery
11 1 (2.33%) Automated Testing
11 1 (2.33%) Test Strategy
11 1 (2.33%) Responsive Web Design
11 1 (2.33%) Non-Functional Testing
11 1 (2.33%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (60.47%) Java
2 24 (55.81%) JavaScript
3 23 (53.49%) SQL
4 11 (25.58%) C#
5 10 (23.26%) PL/SQL
6 5 (11.63%) Python
7 4 (9.30%) PHP
8 3 (6.98%) C++
9 2 (4.65%) VB.NET
9 2 (4.65%) VBA
9 2 (4.65%) XPath
10 1 (2.33%) VB6
10 1 (2.33%) C
10 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
10 1 (2.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (13.95%) Degree
2 3 (6.98%) MCTS
2 3 (6.98%) MCITP
2 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.98%) RHCE
3 1 (2.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.33%) ISEB
3 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.98%) Active Directory
1 3 (6.98%) Squid
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) Puppet
2 3 (6.98%) Cobbler
3 1 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (30.23%) Oracle
2 9 (20.93%) Microsoft
3 4 (9.30%) HP
4 3 (6.98%) Brocade
4 3 (6.98%) Business Objects
4 3 (6.98%) Compaq
4 3 (6.98%) Red Hat
4 3 (6.98%) Foundry
5 2 (4.65%) IBM
5 2 (4.65%) Perforce
6 1 (2.33%) Mitel
6 1 (2.33%) Cisco
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