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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 8 25 17
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -8
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 27 25 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 13.85% 10.82% 17.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 39.71% 20.00% 26.69%
Number of salaries quoted 25 18 53
Average salary £47,500 £37,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.37% +8.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £32,150 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £43,250 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
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
68 125 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 34.87% 54.11% 64.86%
Number of salaries quoted 59 108 215
Average salary £40,000 £39,950 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.12% +14.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 29 January 2015.

Web Services Salary Histogram in Chester

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 37 (77.08%) SQL
2 29 (60.42%) JavaScript
3 26 (54.17%) HTML
3 26 (54.17%) Relational Database
4 24 (50.00%) jQuery
5 23 (47.92%) MVC
6 21 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (39.58%) Oracle
8 17 (35.42%) Java
9 15 (31.25%) JUnit
9 15 (31.25%) CSS
9 15 (31.25%) XML
9 15 (31.25%) JIRA
10 14 (29.17%) J2EE
11 13 (27.08%) ASP.NET
11 13 (27.08%) Tomcat
11 13 (27.08%) SQL Server
11 13 (27.08%) T-SQL
11 13 (27.08%) .NET
11 13 (27.08%) C#
11 13 (27.08%) PL/SQL
11 13 (27.08%) Ajax
12 12 (25.00%) .NET Framework
12 12 (25.00%) Spring
12 12 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 12 (25.00%) JDBC
13 11 (22.92%) JSP
13 11 (22.92%) Ant
13 11 (22.92%) ADO.NET
13 11 (22.92%) Struts

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 (27.08%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (2.08%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.08%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 11 (22.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.17%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.58%) HTTP
2 1 (2.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (54.17%) Relational Database
2 13 (27.08%) SQL Server
3 11 (22.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (22.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (22.92%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.08%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.08%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.08%) Informix
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 15 (31.25%) JUnit
1 15 (31.25%) JIRA
2 11 (22.92%) Ant
2 11 (22.92%) Eclipse
2 11 (22.92%) Git (software)
2 11 (22.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (10.42%) Jenkins
3 5 (10.42%) Cucumber
3 5 (10.42%) Selenium
4 4 (8.33%) Maven
5 3 (6.25%) Toad
5 3 (6.25%) SoapUI
6 2 (4.17%) Mockito
7 1 (2.08%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (2.08%) Introscope
7 1 (2.08%) Jasmine
7 1 (2.08%) Oracle APEX
General
1 3 (6.25%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Publishing
3 1 (2.08%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.08%) Back Office
3 1 (2.08%) Marketing
3 1 (2.08%) Banking
3 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (60.42%) Developer
2 12 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 12 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 12 (25.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 11 (22.92%) J2EE Developer
4 7 (14.58%) Analyst
5 6 (12.50%) Business Analyst
6 5 (10.42%) Project Manager
7 4 (8.33%) Software Manager
8 3 (6.25%) Automation Tester
8 3 (6.25%) Automation Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) Web Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Tester
8 3 (6.25%) Test Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) Test Automation Engineer
9 2 (4.17%) Oracle Developer
9 2 (4.17%) Software Development Manager
9 2 (4.17%) Delivery Manager
9 2 (4.17%) Software Project Manager
9 2 (4.17%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (54.17%) HTML
2 24 (50.00%) jQuery
3 15 (31.25%) CSS
3 15 (31.25%) XML
4 14 (29.17%) J2EE
5 13 (27.08%) ASP.NET
5 13 (27.08%) .NET
5 13 (27.08%) Ajax
6 12 (25.00%) .NET Framework
6 12 (25.00%) Spring
6 12 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (25.00%) JDBC
7 11 (22.92%) JSP
7 11 (22.92%) ADO.NET
7 11 (22.92%) Struts
7 11 (22.92%) Hibernate
7 11 (22.92%) WCF
7 11 (22.92%) JPA
7 11 (22.92%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 11 (22.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.17%) Open Source
3 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.08%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.42%) Windows
2 4 (8.33%) Linux
3 2 (4.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (47.92%) MVC
2 21 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (12.50%) Scrum
3 6 (12.50%) User Stories
4 5 (10.42%) Project Management
5 4 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (8.33%) Data Management
5 4 (8.33%) Automated Testing
5 4 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 4 (8.33%) BDD
6 3 (6.25%) E-Commerce
6 3 (6.25%) Test Scripting
6 3 (6.25%) Test Automation
7 2 (4.17%) Load Balancing
7 2 (4.17%) Waterfall
7 2 (4.17%) SOA
8 1 (2.08%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (2.08%) ETL
8 1 (2.08%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.08%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (77.08%) SQL
2 29 (60.42%) JavaScript
3 17 (35.42%) Java
4 13 (27.08%) T-SQL
4 13 (27.08%) C#
4 13 (27.08%) PL/SQL
5 3 (6.25%) PHP
6 2 (4.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (8.33%) Degree
2 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (10.42%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (10.42%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 19 (39.58%) Oracle
2 1 (2.08%) IBM
2 1 (2.08%) Compuware
2 1 (2.08%) HP
2 1 (2.08%) Perforce
2 1 (2.08%) Google
2 1 (2.08%) Facebook
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