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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 26 21 8
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -13
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 20 20 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 7.66% 8.77% 26.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 28.99% 25.32% 50.41%
Number of salaries quoted 20 20 55
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
69 79 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 26.44% 34.65% 53.48%
Number of salaries quoted 62 73 98
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £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 30 September 2014.

Web Services Salary Histogram in Chester

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 30 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 22 (75.86%) HTML
1 22 (75.86%) JavaScript
1 22 (75.86%) SQL
2 20 (68.97%) .NET
3 19 (65.52%) ASP.NET
4 18 (62.07%) CSS
4 18 (62.07%) SQL Server
5 17 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (55.17%) jQuery
6 16 (55.17%) MVC
6 16 (55.17%) Relational Database
7 15 (51.72%) C#
8 13 (44.83%) XML
8 13 (44.83%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (41.38%) Microsoft Azure
9 12 (41.38%) SQL Server 2008
9 12 (41.38%) WCF
9 12 (41.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 12 (41.38%) ADO.NET
9 12 (41.38%) T-SQL
9 12 (41.38%) Finance
9 12 (41.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 12 (41.38%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 11 (37.93%) .NET Framework
11 10 (34.48%) Team Foundation Server
11 10 (34.48%) SQL Server 2012
12 9 (31.03%) Java
12 9 (31.03%) J2EE
12 9 (31.03%) Oracle
13 8 (27.59%) JDBC

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 5 (17.24%) IIS
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 5 (17.24%) IBM HTTP Server
1 5 (17.24%) WebSphere
2 3 (10.34%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 12 (41.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (3.45%) Route 53
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) HTTP
1 5 (17.24%) Internet
2 1 (3.45%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.45%) VPN
2 1 (3.45%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (62.07%) SQL Server
2 16 (55.17%) Relational Database
3 12 (41.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (41.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (34.48%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (17.24%) Informix
5 5 (17.24%) RDBMS
6 1 (3.45%) MySQL
6 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
6 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
6 1 (3.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (3.45%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (3.45%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 10 (34.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (27.59%) JUnit
2 8 (27.59%) JIRA
3 6 (20.69%) Visual Studio
4 5 (17.24%) Selenium
4 5 (17.24%) Introscope
4 5 (17.24%) Mockito
4 5 (17.24%) Cucumber
4 5 (17.24%) Jenkins
5 3 (10.34%) Ant
5 3 (10.34%) Git (software)
5 3 (10.34%) Eclipse
6 1 (3.45%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (3.45%) LoadRunner
6 1 (3.45%) JMeter
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 12 (41.38%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.45%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 27 (93.10%) Developer
2 17 (58.62%) .NET Developer
3 8 (27.59%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 8 (27.59%) Java Developer
4 3 (10.34%) C# Developer
4 3 (10.34%) J2EE Developer
4 3 (10.34%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (3.45%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Test Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (3.45%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) .NET Programmer
5 1 (3.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Programmer
5 1 (3.45%) C# Programmer
5 1 (3.45%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (75.86%) HTML
2 20 (68.97%) .NET
3 19 (65.52%) ASP.NET
4 18 (62.07%) CSS
5 16 (55.17%) jQuery
6 13 (44.83%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (44.83%) XML
7 12 (41.38%) ADO.NET
7 12 (41.38%) WCF
7 12 (41.38%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 12 (41.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 11 (37.93%) .NET Framework
9 9 (31.03%) J2EE
10 8 (27.59%) JDBC
10 8 (27.59%) Spring
10 8 (27.59%) Ajax
11 7 (24.14%) XSL
12 5 (17.24%) WSDL
12 5 (17.24%) JAX-RPC
12 5 (17.24%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) N-Tier
1 5 (17.24%) Open Source
2 2 (6.90%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.90%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Android
2 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Phone 8
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (55.17%) MVC
3 5 (17.24%) E-Commerce
3 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (17.24%) TDD
4 2 (6.90%) ITIL
4 2 (6.90%) Time Management
4 2 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.45%) Load Testing
5 1 (3.45%) Stress Testing
5 1 (3.45%) Integration Testing
5 1 (3.45%) Project Management
5 1 (3.45%) Scrum
5 1 (3.45%) Test Strategy
5 1 (3.45%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (3.45%) DevOps
5 1 (3.45%) Test Automation
5 1 (3.45%) Waterfall
5 1 (3.45%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (75.86%) JavaScript
1 22 (75.86%) SQL
2 15 (51.72%) C#
3 12 (41.38%) T-SQL
4 9 (31.03%) Java
5 5 (17.24%) VB
5 5 (17.24%) VB.NET
5 5 (17.24%) VBA
5 5 (17.24%) VB6
6 3 (10.34%) PL/SQL
7 2 (6.90%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) ISEB
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.45%) ISTQB
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
1 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (3.45%) Puppet
1 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) Oracle
2 5 (17.24%) IBM
2 5 (17.24%) Compuware
2 5 (17.24%) HP
2 5 (17.24%) Perforce
3 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.45%) Telerik
Chester, Cheshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago