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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 27 29 8
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -21
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 17 12 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 5.84% 4.65% 23.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.52% 14.46% 48.42%
Number of salaries quoted 17 12 42
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -2.85%
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
79 83 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 27.15% 32.17% 47.74%
Number of salaries quoted 70 71 84
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
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 22 August 2014.

Web Services Salary Histogram in Chester

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 17 (68.00%) HTML
1 17 (68.00%) JavaScript
2 15 (60.00%) SQL
2 15 (60.00%) CSS
2 15 (60.00%) XML
3 14 (56.00%) .NET
3 14 (56.00%) Finance
4 13 (52.00%) SQL Server
4 13 (52.00%) ASP.NET
5 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (44.00%) Oracle
6 11 (44.00%) Java
7 10 (40.00%) Relational Database
8 9 (36.00%) C#
8 9 (36.00%) J2EE
8 9 (36.00%) jQuery
9 8 (32.00%) Spring
10 7 (28.00%) WebSphere
10 7 (28.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (28.00%) MVC
10 7 (28.00%) JIRA
10 7 (28.00%) WCF
10 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Azure
10 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (28.00%) ADO.NET
10 7 (28.00%) SOAP
10 7 (28.00%) XSL
10 7 (28.00%) Perforce
10 7 (28.00%) WSDL

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 7 (28.00%) WebSphere
2 5 (20.00%) IBM HTTP Server
2 5 (20.00%) IIS
2 5 (20.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 2 (8.00%) Apache
3 2 (8.00%) nginx
3 2 (8.00%) Mule
4 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.00%) Route 53
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) HTTP
1 5 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (4.00%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.00%) VPN
2 1 (4.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (52.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 7 (28.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (28.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (20.00%) RDBMS
4 5 (20.00%) Informix
4 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (12.00%) MySQL
5 3 (12.00%) NoSQL
6 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database
6 2 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (4.00%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (4.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (4.00%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) JIRA
2 6 (24.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (24.00%) JUnit
3 5 (20.00%) Introscope
3 5 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (20.00%) Selenium
3 5 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 5 (20.00%) Mockito
3 5 (20.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (4.00%) JMeter
4 1 (4.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (4.00%) LoadRunner
4 1 (4.00%) Eclipse
4 1 (4.00%) Ant
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 14 (56.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 21 (84.00%) Developer
2 11 (44.00%) .NET Developer
3 8 (32.00%) Java Developer
4 5 (20.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Programmer
5 3 (12.00%) C# Developer
5 3 (12.00%) VB.NET Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.00%) .NET Software Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) .NET Programmer
7 1 (4.00%) Java Web Developer
7 1 (4.00%) C# Software Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Test Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Graduate Developer
7 1 (4.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (68.00%) HTML
2 15 (60.00%) CSS
2 15 (60.00%) XML
3 14 (56.00%) .NET
4 13 (52.00%) ASP.NET
5 9 (36.00%) J2EE
5 9 (36.00%) jQuery
6 8 (32.00%) Spring
7 7 (28.00%) WCF
7 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (28.00%) ADO.NET
7 7 (28.00%) SOAP
7 7 (28.00%) XSL
7 7 (28.00%) WSDL
7 7 (28.00%) JAX-RPC
7 7 (28.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 6 (24.00%) Ajax
9 5 (20.00%) JSON
9 5 (20.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Open Source
1 5 (20.00%) N-Tier
2 2 (8.00%) W3C
3 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) Linux
2 2 (8.00%) UNIX
2 2 (8.00%) Debian
2 2 (8.00%) Mac OS
3 1 (4.00%) Android
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Phone 8
3 1 (4.00%) Windows Phone
3 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (28.00%) MVC
3 5 (20.00%) TDD
3 5 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (12.00%) Integration Testing
6 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (8.00%) ITIL
6 2 (8.00%) Time Management
6 2 (8.00%) Web Development
7 1 (4.00%) Automated Testing
7 1 (4.00%) Load Testing
7 1 (4.00%) Stress Testing
7 1 (4.00%) Test Automation
7 1 (4.00%) Scrum
7 1 (4.00%) Project Management
7 1 (4.00%) DevOps
7 1 (4.00%) Test Strategy
7 1 (4.00%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (68.00%) JavaScript
2 15 (60.00%) SQL
3 11 (44.00%) Java
4 9 (36.00%) C#
5 6 (24.00%) T-SQL
6 5 (20.00%) VB6
6 5 (20.00%) VB
6 5 (20.00%) VB.NET
6 5 (20.00%) VBA
7 4 (16.00%) PHP
8 3 (12.00%) PL/SQL
9 2 (8.00%) C++
9 2 (8.00%) Python
9 2 (8.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
1 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (4.00%) ISEB
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Oracle
2 7 (28.00%) Perforce
2 7 (28.00%) IBM
3 5 (20.00%) Compuware
3 5 (20.00%) HP
4 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.00%) Telerik
Chester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 per annum + dental, medical, pension 8%, gym
Posted: 14 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago