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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 25 49 59
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +10
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 128 58 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 8.13% 3.95% 3.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.45% 10.62% 8.59%
Number of salaries quoted 85 40 22
Average salary £41,500 £41,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £29,750 £30,240
10% offered a salary of more than £54,400 £53,250 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
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
503 546 419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 31.94% 37.19% 35.12%
Number of salaries quoted 324 399 275
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 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £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 28 August 2015.

Web Services Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 142 (67.62%) Java
2 72 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (33.33%) XML
4 62 (29.52%) Spring
5 60 (28.57%) Degree
6 59 (28.10%) Hibernate
7 55 (26.19%) RESTful
8 54 (25.71%) HTML
9 52 (24.76%) Oracle
10 48 (22.86%) SOAP
10 48 (22.86%) QA
11 47 (22.38%) JavaScript
12 44 (20.95%) Linux
12 44 (20.95%) JBoss
12 44 (20.95%) Finance
12 44 (20.95%) Software Engineering
13 43 (20.48%) CSS
13 43 (20.48%) Analytical Skills
14 42 (20.00%) Apache
14 42 (20.00%) Tomcat
14 42 (20.00%) Scrum
15 41 (19.52%) Python
15 41 (19.52%) OO
15 41 (19.52%) JPA
16 40 (19.05%) MySQL
17 39 (18.57%) Banking
17 39 (18.57%) Continuous Integration
18 38 (18.10%) Perl
18 38 (18.10%) .NET
19 37 (17.62%) MVC

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 44 (20.95%) JBoss
2 42 (20.00%) Apache
2 42 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 14 (6.67%) CMS
4 11 (5.24%) Alfresco
5 5 (2.38%) Node.js
5 5 (2.38%) Apache Pig
5 5 (2.38%) SAS
6 3 (1.43%) ArcGIS
6 3 (1.43%) IIS
6 3 (1.43%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.95%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.95%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.48%) nginx
8 1 (0.48%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 13 (6.19%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.33%) MS Visio
3 5 (2.38%) SPSS
4 1 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.48%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.48%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 31 (14.76%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.86%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (2.38%) Amazon EMR
4 5 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (11.90%) Internet
2 1 (0.48%) Firewall
2 1 (0.48%) IPsec
2 1 (0.48%) LDAP
2 1 (0.48%) HTTP
2 1 (0.48%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (19.05%) MySQL
2 36 (17.14%) PostgreSQL
3 28 (13.33%) RDBMS
3 28 (13.33%) Relational Database
4 18 (8.57%) Oracle Database
5 17 (8.10%) NoSQL
6 16 (7.62%) SQL Server
7 7 (3.33%) MongoDB
8 6 (2.86%) Big Data
8 6 (2.86%) DB2
8 6 (2.86%) Pentaho
9 5 (2.38%) Hadoop
9 5 (2.38%) Apache Hive
9 5 (2.38%) Sqoop
9 5 (2.38%) Triplestore
9 5 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (2.38%) HBase
9 5 (2.38%) Mahout
10 3 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 33 (15.71%) Maven
2 29 (13.81%) Git (software)
3 23 (10.95%) JUnit
4 21 (10.00%) Eclipse
5 17 (8.10%) Jenkins
6 16 (7.62%) Selenium
7 12 (5.71%) Artifactory
8 8 (3.81%) HttpUnit
8 8 (3.81%) JMeter
9 7 (3.33%) LSMW
10 5 (2.38%) Talend Open Studio
10 5 (2.38%) Ant
11 4 (1.90%) Subversion
12 1 (0.48%) Bugzilla
12 1 (0.48%) LoadRunner
12 1 (0.48%) Visual Studio
12 1 (0.48%) ClearCase
12 1 (0.48%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (0.48%) Mercurial
12 1 (0.48%) JIRA
General
1 44 (20.95%) Finance
2 39 (18.57%) Banking
3 21 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 10 (4.76%) Retail
5 2 (0.95%) Games
5 2 (0.95%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.48%) Electronics
6 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.48%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 121 (57.62%) Developer
2 79 (37.62%) Java Developer
3 38 (18.10%) Senior Developer
4 33 (15.71%) Senior Java Developer
5 16 (7.62%) Architect
6 15 (7.14%) Analyst
6 15 (7.14%) Software Engineer
7 11 (5.24%) DevOps Engineer
7 11 (5.24%) Open Source Developer
8 10 (4.76%) Technical Architect
8 10 (4.76%) ABAP Developer
8 10 (4.76%) SAP Developer
9 9 (4.29%) Web Developer
10 8 (3.81%) Consultant
10 8 (3.81%) Technical Manager
11 7 (3.33%) Business Analyst
11 7 (3.33%) .NET Developer
11 7 (3.33%) Agile Business Analyst
12 6 (2.86%) Lead Developer
12 6 (2.86%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (33.33%) XML
2 62 (29.52%) Spring
3 59 (28.10%) Hibernate
4 55 (26.19%) RESTful
5 54 (25.71%) HTML
6 48 (22.86%) SOAP
7 43 (20.48%) CSS
8 41 (19.52%) JPA
9 38 (18.10%) .NET
10 32 (15.24%) J2EE
10 32 (15.24%) JSP
11 30 (14.29%) Servlets
12 27 (12.86%) jQuery
13 25 (11.90%) Middleware
14 24 (11.43%) JMS
15 23 (10.95%) XSD
15 23 (10.95%) CGI
16 22 (10.48%) jBPM
16 22 (10.48%) Drools
17 21 (10.00%) EclipseLink
Miscellaneous
1 43 (20.48%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 13 (6.19%) Mobile App
4 12 (5.71%) GIS
4 12 (5.71%) User Experience
5 9 (4.29%) SWIFT
6 8 (3.81%) EPoS
6 8 (3.81%) Replication
7 5 (2.38%) W3C
8 3 (1.43%) Visualisation
8 3 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.48%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.48%) iPad
9 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.48%) DTV
9 1 (0.48%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.48%) PKI
9 1 (0.48%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.48%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.48%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 44 (20.95%) Linux
2 23 (10.95%) Android
3 22 (10.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 22 (10.48%) Debian
4 16 (7.62%) UNIX
4 16 (7.62%) Windows
5 9 (4.29%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.48%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.48%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (34.29%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (20.95%) Software Engineering
3 42 (20.00%) Scrum
4 41 (19.52%) OO
5 39 (18.57%) Continuous Integration
6 37 (17.62%) MVC
7 36 (17.14%) Open Source
8 26 (12.38%) SDLC
9 25 (11.90%) Automated Testing
10 24 (11.43%) Project Management
11 22 (10.48%) Mentoring
12 21 (10.00%) RUP
12 21 (10.00%) Unified Process
12 21 (10.00%) Use Case
13 20 (9.52%) SOA
14 18 (8.57%) Configuration Management
14 18 (8.57%) BDD
14 18 (8.57%) People Management
15 16 (7.62%) Unit Testing
16 15 (7.14%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 142 (67.62%) Java
2 47 (22.38%) JavaScript
3 41 (19.52%) Python
4 38 (18.10%) Perl
5 33 (15.71%) SQL
6 22 (10.48%) C#
6 22 (10.48%) Ruby
7 21 (10.00%) AspectJ
8 17 (8.10%) PHP
9 16 (7.62%) C++
10 13 (6.19%) ABAP
11 11 (5.24%) Shell Script
12 10 (4.76%) Bash Shell
13 5 (2.38%) R
13 5 (2.38%) T-SQL
14 4 (1.90%) PL/SQL
15 3 (1.43%) VB.NET
16 2 (0.95%) PowerShell
17 1 (0.48%) Objective-C
17 1 (0.48%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 60 (28.57%) Degree
2 11 (5.24%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.38%) ISEB
4 4 (1.90%) SAP Certification
5 1 (0.48%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (22.86%) QA
2 5 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.38%) Apache Flume
3 4 (1.90%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.48%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.48%) vSphere
4 1 (0.48%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 20 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (7.14%) Puppet
3 5 (2.38%) Nagios
4 4 (1.90%) Munin
4 4 (1.90%) Graphite
Vendors
1 52 (24.76%) Oracle
2 29 (13.81%) Microsoft
3 14 (6.67%) SAP
4 9 (4.29%) Fundtech
5 7 (3.33%) VMware
5 7 (3.33%) Alterian
6 6 (2.86%) Google
6 6 (2.86%) Red Hat
6 6 (2.86%) Rackspace
6 6 (2.86%) DigitalOcean
7 5 (2.38%) Talend
7 5 (2.38%) Vertica
7 5 (2.38%) Netezza
7 5 (2.38%) Greenplum
7 5 (2.38%) Teradata
7 5 (2.38%) Informatica
7 5 (2.38%) MicroStrategy
7 5 (2.38%) Cognos
7 5 (2.38%) IBM
8 3 (1.43%) Xamarin
Edinburgh
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Edgar Stewart
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Good Career Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: superb benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £47,000 per annum plus standard company benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 15 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £31000 per annum + Training Provided
Posted: 15 days ago
Edinburgh
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £50,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 15 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £31000 per annum + Training Provided
Posted: 16 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £25000 - £31000 per annum + Training Provided
Posted: 17 days ago
Edinburgh
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 23 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 26 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: superb benefits
Posted: 26 days ago