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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 25 32 47
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +15
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 109 99 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 7.50% 6.63% 4.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.38% 16.95% 11.25%
Number of salaries quoted 79 72 28
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +12.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,700
10% offered a salary of more than £52,300 £50,000 £41,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
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
487 584 471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 33.49% 39.09% 38.83%
Number of salaries quoted 335 406 319
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £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 July 2015.

Web Services Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 148 (75.51%) Java
2 80 (40.82%) XML
3 74 (37.76%) Spring
4 71 (36.22%) Agile Software Development
4 71 (36.22%) Hibernate
5 62 (31.63%) RESTful
6 61 (31.12%) Degree
7 56 (28.57%) JBoss
8 55 (28.06%) JPA
9 53 (27.04%) JavaScript
10 51 (26.02%) SOAP
10 51 (26.02%) MVC
11 50 (25.51%) Oracle
12 49 (25.00%) HTML
13 48 (24.49%) Continuous Integration
14 43 (21.94%) Software Engineering
15 41 (20.92%) Apache
15 41 (20.92%) Linux
15 41 (20.92%) Python
16 40 (20.41%) Tomcat
16 40 (20.41%) Maven
16 40 (20.41%) Finance
17 39 (19.90%) PostgreSQL
17 39 (19.90%) Middleware
18 38 (19.39%) .NET
18 38 (19.39%) CSS
18 38 (19.39%) Amazon AWS
19 37 (18.88%) Perl
20 36 (18.37%) Scrum
21 35 (17.86%) Banking

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 56 (28.57%) JBoss
2 41 (20.92%) Apache
3 40 (20.41%) Tomcat
4 15 (7.65%) CMS
5 7 (3.57%) Alfresco
6 5 (2.55%) Node.js
6 5 (2.55%) Apache Pig
6 5 (2.55%) SAS
7 3 (1.53%) IIS
7 3 (1.53%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.02%) nginx
8 2 (1.02%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.02%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.51%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.51%) SharePoint Foundation
9 1 (0.51%) Drupal
9 1 (0.51%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 6 (3.06%) MS Visio
2 5 (2.55%) SPSS
2 5 (2.55%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.51%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.51%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 38 (19.39%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (2.55%) Amazon EMR
3 5 (2.55%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (1.02%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (11.73%) Internet
2 2 (1.02%) Firewall
2 2 (1.02%) LDAP
2 2 (1.02%) HTTP
2 2 (1.02%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.51%) DNS
3 1 (0.51%) SSL
3 1 (0.51%) SMTP
3 1 (0.51%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (19.90%) PostgreSQL
2 34 (17.35%) MySQL
3 26 (13.27%) RDBMS
3 26 (13.27%) Relational Database
4 25 (12.76%) Oracle Database
5 17 (8.67%) NoSQL
6 12 (6.12%) SQL Server
7 7 (3.57%) MongoDB
8 6 (3.06%) Big Data
8 6 (3.06%) DB2
8 6 (3.06%) Pentaho
9 5 (2.55%) Hadoop
9 5 (2.55%) Apache Hive
9 5 (2.55%) Sqoop
9 5 (2.55%) Triplestore
9 5 (2.55%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (2.55%) HBase
9 5 (2.55%) Mahout
10 3 (1.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 40 (20.41%) Maven
2 31 (15.82%) Eclipse
3 26 (13.27%) Git (software)
4 17 (8.67%) JUnit
5 16 (8.16%) Jenkins
6 14 (7.14%) Selenium
7 8 (4.08%) HttpUnit
7 8 (4.08%) Ant
7 8 (4.08%) Artifactory
7 8 (4.08%) JMeter
8 5 (2.55%) Talend Open Studio
9 4 (2.04%) LSMW
9 4 (2.04%) Subversion
10 2 (1.02%) Visual Studio
10 2 (1.02%) ClearCase
10 2 (1.02%) LoadRunner
11 1 (0.51%) Bugzilla
11 1 (0.51%) JIRA
11 1 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.51%) Mercurial
General
1 40 (20.41%) Finance
2 35 (17.86%) Banking
3 26 (13.27%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.02%) Retail
4 2 (1.02%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.02%) Games
4 2 (1.02%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.51%) Electronics
5 1 (0.51%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 116 (59.18%) Developer
2 86 (43.88%) Java Developer
3 49 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 44 (22.45%) Senior Java Developer
5 21 (10.71%) Architect
6 16 (8.16%) Technical Architect
7 13 (6.63%) Analyst
8 12 (6.12%) Software Engineer
9 9 (4.59%) Web Developer
9 9 (4.59%) DevOps Engineer
10 8 (4.08%) Consultant
10 8 (4.08%) Business Analyst
10 8 (4.08%) .NET Developer
10 8 (4.08%) Java Technical Architect
10 8 (4.08%) Java Architect
11 7 (3.57%) Agile Business Analyst
11 7 (3.57%) Java Engineer
11 7 (3.57%) Open Source Developer
12 6 (3.06%) Technical Manager
12 6 (3.06%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (40.82%) XML
2 74 (37.76%) Spring
3 71 (36.22%) Hibernate
4 62 (31.63%) RESTful
5 55 (28.06%) JPA
6 51 (26.02%) SOAP
7 49 (25.00%) HTML
8 39 (19.90%) Middleware
9 38 (19.39%) .NET
9 38 (19.39%) CSS
10 34 (17.35%) JMS
10 34 (17.35%) XSD
11 33 (16.84%) jBPM
11 33 (16.84%) Drools
12 31 (15.82%) EclipseLink
12 31 (15.82%) Java EE
12 31 (15.82%) TopLink
12 31 (15.82%) WSDL
12 31 (15.82%) XML Schema
12 31 (15.82%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 33 (16.84%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (14.80%) Computer Science
3 9 (4.59%) User Experience
4 8 (4.08%) GIS
5 6 (3.06%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.55%) W3C
7 4 (2.04%) EPoS
7 4 (2.04%) Replication
8 3 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.53%) Visualisation
9 2 (1.02%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.51%) DTV
10 1 (0.51%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.51%) PKI
10 1 (0.51%) Graphic Design
10 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.51%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.51%) FMCG
10 1 (0.51%) iSeries
10 1 (0.51%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 41 (20.92%) Linux
2 20 (10.20%) Debian
2 20 (10.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 17 (8.67%) Android
4 13 (6.63%) Windows
5 8 (4.08%) Apple iOS
6 7 (3.57%) UNIX
7 1 (0.51%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.51%) CentOS
7 1 (0.51%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.51%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (36.22%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (26.02%) MVC
3 48 (24.49%) Continuous Integration
4 43 (21.94%) Software Engineering
5 36 (18.37%) Scrum
6 34 (17.35%) Open Source
7 31 (15.82%) Use Case
7 31 (15.82%) Unified Process
7 31 (15.82%) RUP
8 30 (15.31%) OO
9 25 (12.76%) People Management
10 23 (11.73%) Automated Testing
11 19 (9.69%) Project Management
12 18 (9.18%) SOA
12 18 (9.18%) Configuration Management
12 18 (9.18%) SDLC
13 13 (6.63%) BDD
14 12 (6.12%) Unit Testing
15 11 (5.61%) TDD
15 11 (5.61%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 148 (75.51%) Java
2 53 (27.04%) JavaScript
3 41 (20.92%) Python
4 37 (18.88%) Perl
5 31 (15.82%) AspectJ
6 26 (13.27%) SQL
7 21 (10.71%) C#
7 21 (10.71%) PHP
8 20 (10.20%) Ruby
9 11 (5.61%) Bash Shell
10 10 (5.10%) C++
11 5 (2.55%) T-SQL
11 5 (2.55%) R
12 4 (2.04%) VB.NET
12 4 (2.04%) ABAP
12 4 (2.04%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.02%) VBScript
13 2 (1.02%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.02%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 61 (31.12%) Degree
2 7 (3.57%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.04%) SAP Certification
4 1 (0.51%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.51%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (16.33%) QA
2 2 (1.02%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (2.55%) Active Directory
1 5 (2.55%) Apache Flume
2 3 (1.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.51%) vSphere
3 1 (0.51%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (0.51%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.51%) NFS
Systems Management
1 21 (10.71%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (8.16%) Puppet
3 7 (3.57%) Nagios
4 6 (3.06%) Munin
4 6 (3.06%) Graphite
Vendors
1 50 (25.51%) Oracle
2 18 (9.18%) Microsoft
3 7 (3.57%) Red Hat
3 7 (3.57%) Alterian
4 5 (2.55%) Netezza
4 5 (2.55%) Greenplum
4 5 (2.55%) Informatica
4 5 (2.55%) MicroStrategy
4 5 (2.55%) SAP
4 5 (2.55%) Cognos
4 5 (2.55%) IBM
4 5 (2.55%) Vertica
4 5 (2.55%) Talend
4 5 (2.55%) Teradata
5 3 (1.53%) Xamarin
5 3 (1.53%) Rackspace
5 3 (1.53%) Adobe
5 3 (1.53%) VMware
6 2 (1.02%) SolarWinds
6 2 (1.02%) Google
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £36,491 - £61,220 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + Compeititve Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £26000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + great benefits!
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
The People Network
Salary: superb benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
The People Network
Salary: superb benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Greywood Associates Limited
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £47,000 per annum plus standard company benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum plus company benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: superb benefits
Posted: 13 days ago