The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 31 37 37
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 81 90 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 6.12% 5.78% 5.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.24% 14.66% 14.00%
Number of salaries quoted 53 58 36
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £29,950 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,200 £50,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Web Services
Scotland

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 Edinburgh region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
421 614 443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 31.80% 39.41% 39.95%
Number of salaries quoted 282 440 276
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Web Services across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Web Services
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Web Services across the Edinburgh region.

Web Services Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Web Services
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Web Services across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Web Services Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

1 132 (80.00%) Java
2 66 (40.00%) XML
3 61 (36.97%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (36.97%) JavaScript
4 60 (36.36%) Degree
5 56 (33.94%) Spring
6 55 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
6 55 (33.33%) Hibernate
7 50 (30.30%) JBoss
7 50 (30.30%) Python
8 48 (29.09%) JPA
9 46 (27.88%) Finance
9 46 (27.88%) MVC
10 42 (25.45%) Middleware
10 42 (25.45%) Oracle
10 42 (25.45%) Continuous Integration
11 40 (24.24%) RESTful
12 39 (23.64%) Banking
13 38 (23.03%) Software Engineering
14 37 (22.42%) XSD
15 36 (21.82%) Maven
16 35 (21.21%) JMS
16 35 (21.21%) Telecoms
17 33 (20.00%) Unified Process
17 33 (20.00%) TopLink
17 33 (20.00%) Eclipse
17 33 (20.00%) WSDL
17 33 (20.00%) XML Schema
17 33 (20.00%) RUP
17 33 (20.00%) EJB

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 50 (30.30%) JBoss
2 18 (10.91%) Tomcat
3 17 (10.30%) Apache
4 6 (3.64%) CMS
5 4 (2.42%) IIS
6 2 (1.21%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (1.21%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.21%) Drupal
6 2 (1.21%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.61%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.61%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.61%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (1.21%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.61%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.61%) MS Office
2 1 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.21%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 55 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (4.85%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.21%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.27%) Internet
2 2 (1.21%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.21%) Firewall
2 2 (1.21%) LDAP
3 1 (0.61%) DNS
3 1 (0.61%) SMTP
3 1 (0.61%) HTTP
3 1 (0.61%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (16.36%) PostgreSQL
2 24 (14.55%) Oracle Database
3 16 (9.70%) MySQL
4 14 (8.48%) Relational Database
5 12 (7.27%) RDBMS
6 11 (6.67%) SQL Server
7 8 (4.85%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.82%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.21%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.21%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.61%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.61%) SQLPlus
10 1 (0.61%) JasperReports
10 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.61%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 36 (21.82%) Maven
2 33 (20.00%) Eclipse
3 12 (7.27%) Git (software)
4 8 (4.85%) Selenium
4 8 (4.85%) JUnit
5 7 (4.24%) Ant
5 7 (4.24%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.82%) Visual Studio
6 3 (1.82%) JMeter
6 3 (1.82%) HttpUnit
7 2 (1.21%) Appium
7 2 (1.21%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (1.21%) Subversion
7 2 (1.21%) SpecFlow
7 2 (1.21%) WebDriver
7 2 (1.21%) LoadRunner
7 2 (1.21%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.61%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.61%) WatiN
8 1 (0.61%) Cucumber
General
1 46 (27.88%) Finance
2 39 (23.64%) Banking
3 35 (21.21%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.21%) Retail
4 2 (1.21%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.21%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.61%) Games
5 1 (0.61%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 79 (47.88%) Developer
2 64 (38.79%) Java Developer
3 43 (26.06%) Senior Developer
4 40 (24.24%) Senior Java Developer
5 22 (13.33%) Architect
5 22 (13.33%) Technical Architect
6 12 (7.27%) Technical Manager
7 11 (6.67%) Analyst
8 10 (6.06%) Network Engineer
8 10 (6.06%) Project Manager
8 10 (6.06%) Agile Project Manager
8 10 (6.06%) QA Engineer
9 8 (4.85%) Lead Architect
9 8 (4.85%) Java Architect
9 8 (4.85%) Java Technical Architect
9 8 (4.85%) Software Engineer
10 7 (4.24%) Technical Project Manager
10 7 (4.24%) Lead Technical Architect
10 7 (4.24%) Java Engineer
11 6 (3.64%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (40.00%) XML
2 56 (33.94%) Spring
3 55 (33.33%) Hibernate
4 48 (29.09%) JPA
5 42 (25.45%) Middleware
6 40 (24.24%) RESTful
7 37 (22.42%) XSD
8 35 (21.21%) JMS
9 33 (20.00%) TopLink
9 33 (20.00%) WSDL
9 33 (20.00%) XML Schema
9 33 (20.00%) EJB
9 33 (20.00%) JDBC
9 33 (20.00%) Java EE
9 33 (20.00%) EclipseLink
10 32 (19.39%) Drools
10 32 (19.39%) jBPM
11 31 (18.79%) SOAP
12 26 (15.76%) HTML
13 22 (13.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.30%) Computer Science
1 17 (10.30%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.03%) GIS
3 3 (1.82%) Visualisation
3 3 (1.82%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.21%) User Experience
4 2 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.21%) SWIFT
4 2 (1.21%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.61%) Replication
5 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (0.61%) Cryptography
5 1 (0.61%) PKI
5 1 (0.61%) Web 2.0
5 1 (0.61%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.61%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.61%) Xbox
5 1 (0.61%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 29 (17.58%) Linux
2 12 (7.27%) Windows
3 11 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (6.67%) Debian
4 8 (4.85%) Android
5 6 (3.64%) UNIX
6 2 (1.21%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.61%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.61%) CentOS
7 1 (0.61%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.61%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (36.97%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (27.88%) MVC
3 42 (25.45%) Continuous Integration
4 38 (23.03%) Software Engineering
5 33 (20.00%) Unified Process
5 33 (20.00%) RUP
5 33 (20.00%) Use Case
6 27 (16.36%) Scrum
7 23 (13.94%) People Management
8 20 (12.12%) Configuration Management
9 16 (9.70%) Automated Testing
9 16 (9.70%) SOA
9 16 (9.70%) OO
10 15 (9.09%) TDD
10 15 (9.09%) SDLC
11 12 (7.27%) Open Source
12 11 (6.67%) Test Scripting
13 10 (6.06%) Regression Testing
13 10 (6.06%) Project Planning
13 10 (6.06%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 132 (80.00%) Java
2 61 (36.97%) JavaScript
3 50 (30.30%) Python
4 33 (20.00%) AspectJ
5 17 (10.30%) SQL
6 16 (9.70%) Perl
7 14 (8.48%) Ruby
8 13 (7.88%) PHP
8 13 (7.88%) C#
9 7 (4.24%) PL/SQL
10 6 (3.64%) Bash Shell
10 6 (3.64%) C++
10 6 (3.64%) T-SQL
11 4 (2.42%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.21%) XPath
12 2 (1.21%) XQuery
12 2 (1.21%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.21%) VBScript
13 1 (0.61%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 60 (36.36%) Degree
2 2 (1.21%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (15.15%) QA
2 1 (0.61%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (3.03%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.21%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (0.61%) NFS
3 1 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (9.09%) Puppet
1 15 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (6.06%) Nagios
3 9 (5.45%) Graphite
3 9 (5.45%) Munin
Vendors
1 42 (25.45%) Oracle
2 13 (7.88%) Microsoft
3 7 (4.24%) Red Hat
3 7 (4.24%) IBM
4 3 (1.82%) Adobe
5 2 (1.21%) Alterian
5 2 (1.21%) TIBCO
5 2 (1.21%) HP
6 1 (0.61%) VMware
6 1 (0.61%) Informatica
6 1 (0.61%) SolarWinds
6 1 (0.61%) Rackspace
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