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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 18 10 26
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +16
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 13 25 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 11.93% 12.63% 9.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.67% 37.88% 19.23%
Number of salaries quoted 12 23 14
Average salary £41,250 £47,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.15% +30.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £25,100 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
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
60 66 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 55.05% 33.33% 47.06%
Number of salaries quoted 52 55 89
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 9 February 2016.

Web Services Salary Histogram in Chester

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 23 (62.16%) SQL
2 20 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (45.95%) Java
4 16 (43.24%) JSON
4 16 (43.24%) Amazon AWS
5 15 (40.54%) JavaScript
6 14 (37.84%) XML
7 13 (35.14%) HTML
8 12 (32.43%) Big Data
9 11 (29.73%) Jenkins
9 11 (29.73%) jQuery
10 10 (27.03%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (27.03%) .NET
10 10 (27.03%) SOAP
11 9 (24.32%) CSS
11 9 (24.32%) C#
11 9 (24.32%) Maven
11 9 (24.32%) Android
11 9 (24.32%) Apple iOS
11 9 (24.32%) Mobile App
11 9 (24.32%) DevOps
12 8 (21.62%) Cucumber
12 8 (21.62%) BDD
12 8 (21.62%) Selenium
12 8 (21.62%) Telematics
12 8 (21.62%) Amazon EC2
12 8 (21.62%) Amazon S3
12 8 (21.62%) Software Engineering
12 8 (21.62%) MVC
12 8 (21.62%) J2EE

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 2 (5.41%) MS Exchange
1 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 16 (43.24%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (21.62%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (21.62%) Amazon S3
3 7 (18.92%) Route 53
4 6 (16.22%) Amazon Glacier
4 6 (16.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 3 (8.11%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (2.70%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (2.70%) IaaS
7 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) VPN
2 3 (8.11%) DNS
2 3 (8.11%) Firewall
3 2 (5.41%) SMTP
3 2 (5.41%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.70%) Broadband
4 1 (2.70%) DHCP
4 1 (2.70%) Network Security
4 1 (2.70%) Skype
4 1 (2.70%) VLAN
4 1 (2.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (32.43%) Big Data
2 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
3 7 (18.92%) Amazon RDS
3 7 (18.92%) MySQL
4 4 (10.81%) MongoDB
4 4 (10.81%) NoSQL
5 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (5.41%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (5.41%) Data Mining
6 2 (5.41%) Spotfire
7 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (29.73%) Jenkins
2 9 (24.32%) Maven
3 8 (21.62%) Cucumber
3 8 (21.62%) JUnit
3 8 (21.62%) Selenium
4 7 (18.92%) JIRA
5 6 (16.22%) Git (software)
6 5 (13.51%) Jasmine
6 5 (13.51%) Mockito
7 4 (10.81%) Ant
7 4 (10.81%) Eclipse
7 4 (10.81%) Karma Test Runner
8 2 (5.41%) GitLab
8 2 (5.41%) SoapUI
8 2 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (5.41%) Toad
9 1 (2.70%) Sahi
9 1 (2.70%) SpecFlow
9 1 (2.70%) TeamCity
9 1 (2.70%) WatiN
General
1 2 (5.41%) Law
1 2 (5.41%) Legal
2 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (48.65%) Developer
2 7 (18.92%) Java Developer
3 5 (13.51%) .NET Developer
3 5 (13.51%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Java Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Java Programmer
3 5 (13.51%) Java Software Developer
3 5 (13.51%) Java Software Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Programmer
3 5 (13.51%) Software Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Software Programmer
4 4 (10.81%) AWS Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (8.11%) C# Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Consultant
5 3 (8.11%) Software Consultant
5 3 (8.11%) Web Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Lead Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (43.24%) JSON
2 14 (37.84%) XML
3 13 (35.14%) HTML
4 11 (29.73%) jQuery
5 10 (27.03%) .NET
5 10 (27.03%) SOAP
6 9 (24.32%) CSS
7 8 (21.62%) J2EE
8 7 (18.92%) REST
8 7 (18.92%) Spring
8 7 (18.92%) WCF
9 6 (16.22%) Ajax
9 6 (16.22%) AngularJS
10 5 (13.51%) Hibernate
10 5 (13.51%) JDBC
10 5 (13.51%) JPA
10 5 (13.51%) Struts
11 4 (10.81%) HTML5
11 4 (10.81%) Spring Integration
11 4 (10.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) Mobile App
2 8 (21.62%) Telematics
3 5 (13.51%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (8.11%) Algorithms
4 3 (8.11%) Data Centre
4 3 (8.11%) Driving Licence
4 3 (8.11%) Replication
5 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (24.32%) Android
1 9 (24.32%) Apple iOS
2 8 (21.62%) Linux
3 5 (13.51%) Windows
4 2 (5.41%) Ubuntu
4 2 (5.41%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.70%) CentOS
5 1 (2.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (27.03%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (24.32%) DevOps
4 8 (21.62%) BDD
4 8 (21.62%) MVC
4 8 (21.62%) Software Engineering
5 6 (16.22%) Load Balancing
6 5 (13.51%) Issue Tracking
7 4 (10.81%) Automated Testing
8 3 (8.11%) Android Development
8 3 (8.11%) Auto-Scaling
8 3 (8.11%) iOS Development
8 3 (8.11%) OO
8 3 (8.11%) Open Source
8 3 (8.11%) Project Management
8 3 (8.11%) SDLC
8 3 (8.11%) Server Monitoring
8 3 (8.11%) TDD
8 3 (8.11%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (8.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (62.16%) SQL
2 17 (45.95%) Java
3 15 (40.54%) JavaScript
4 9 (24.32%) C#
5 5 (13.51%) PHP
5 5 (13.51%) PL/SQL
5 5 (13.51%) VB.NET
6 3 (8.11%) C++
7 1 (2.70%) C
7 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) QA
2 1 (2.70%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (10.81%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) Rundeck
2 1 (2.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) Oracle
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.41%) Cisco
3 2 (5.41%) Zend
4 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.70%) RightScale
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Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: competitive
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