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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 17 31 24
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -7
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 32 14 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 13.62% 5.41% 6.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 37.65% 18.42% 16.50%
Number of salaries quoted 20 14 12
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
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
85 76 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 36.17% 29.34% 40.23%
Number of salaries quoted 53 68 77
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 31 July 2015.

Web Services Salary Histogram in Chester

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 30 (68.18%) SQL
2 23 (52.27%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (50.00%) Java
4 21 (47.73%) JavaScript
5 19 (43.18%) XML
6 14 (31.82%) TDD
6 14 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (31.82%) SDLC
7 13 (29.55%) Scrum
8 12 (27.27%) Pair Programming
8 12 (27.27%) Spring
8 12 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (25.00%) Ajax
9 11 (25.00%) J2EE
9 11 (25.00%) Oracle
10 10 (22.73%) HTML
10 10 (22.73%) Automated Testing
10 10 (22.73%) Mentoring
11 9 (20.45%) Mobile App
11 9 (20.45%) Jenkins
11 9 (20.45%) Software Engineering
11 9 (20.45%) JIRA
11 9 (20.45%) PHP
12 8 (18.18%) MySQL
12 8 (18.18%) SOAP
12 8 (18.18%) QA
12 8 (18.18%) Service Delivery
12 8 (18.18%) MVC
12 8 (18.18%) Coaching
13 7 (15.91%) Test Scripting

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 7 (15.91%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.55%) IIS
3 1 (2.27%) Apache
3 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.27%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (15.91%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (11.36%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (4.55%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.91%) VPN
1 7 (15.91%) SSL
2 6 (13.64%) FTP
3 1 (2.27%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.18%) MySQL
2 7 (15.91%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.82%) Oracle Database
3 3 (6.82%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (20.45%) JIRA
1 9 (20.45%) Jenkins
2 5 (11.36%) Cucumber
2 5 (11.36%) Selenium
2 5 (11.36%) Git (software)
2 5 (11.36%) Ant
2 5 (11.36%) JUnit
3 4 (9.09%) Eclipse
3 4 (9.09%) TeamCity
3 4 (9.09%) Maven
4 3 (6.82%) Calabash
5 2 (4.55%) Gradle
6 1 (2.27%) Jasmine
6 1 (2.27%) Mockito
6 1 (2.27%) IntelliJ
6 1 (2.27%) Subversion
6 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (40.91%) Developer
2 13 (29.55%) Java Developer
3 7 (15.91%) Analyst
4 6 (13.64%) Software Engineer
4 6 (13.64%) Support Analyst
4 6 (13.64%) Test Engineer
5 5 (11.36%) QA Engineer
5 5 (11.36%) Consultant
6 4 (9.09%) Programmer
6 4 (9.09%) Support Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Java Programmer
6 4 (9.09%) Java Software Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Software Programmer
7 3 (6.82%) .NET Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Technical Leader
9 1 (2.27%) C# Web Developer
9 1 (2.27%) Java Consultant
9 1 (2.27%) Senior Java Developer
9 1 (2.27%) Software Consultant
9 1 (2.27%) Software Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (43.18%) XML
2 12 (27.27%) Spring
3 11 (25.00%) Ajax
3 11 (25.00%) J2EE
4 10 (22.73%) HTML
5 8 (18.18%) SOAP
6 7 (15.91%) CSS
6 7 (15.91%) jQuery
7 6 (13.64%) LAMP
7 6 (13.64%) RESTful
7 6 (13.64%) JDBC
7 6 (13.64%) JSP
7 6 (13.64%) .NET
8 5 (11.36%) REST
8 5 (11.36%) Hibernate
8 5 (11.36%) Spring MVC
9 4 (9.09%) JSON
9 4 (9.09%) JPA
9 4 (9.09%) AngularJS
9 4 (9.09%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 14 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (20.45%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.27%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.55%) Windows
2 1 (2.27%) Linux
2 1 (2.27%) Android
2 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (52.27%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (31.82%) TDD
2 14 (31.82%) SDLC
3 13 (29.55%) Scrum
4 12 (27.27%) Pair Programming
4 12 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (22.73%) Automated Testing
5 10 (22.73%) Mentoring
6 9 (20.45%) Software Engineering
7 8 (18.18%) Service Delivery
7 8 (18.18%) MVC
7 8 (18.18%) Coaching
8 7 (15.91%) Test Scripting
8 7 (15.91%) Manual Testing
9 6 (13.64%) Configuration Management
10 5 (11.36%) Incident Management
10 5 (11.36%) Integration Testing
10 5 (11.36%) Refactoring
10 5 (11.36%) Risk Analysis
10 5 (11.36%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (68.18%) SQL
2 22 (50.00%) Java
3 21 (47.73%) JavaScript
4 9 (20.45%) PHP
5 7 (15.91%) PL/SQL
6 5 (11.36%) T-SQL
6 5 (11.36%) C#
7 1 (2.27%) C++
7 1 (2.27%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.27%) Python
7 1 (2.27%) Ruby
7 1 (2.27%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (18.18%) QA
System Software
1 4 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 11 (25.00%) Oracle
2 7 (15.91%) Microsoft
3 4 (9.09%) VMware
4 2 (4.55%) hybris
4 2 (4.55%) ATG
5 1 (2.27%) IBM
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