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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 32 61 28
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -33
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 84 46 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.99% 3.22% 7.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.12% 8.70% 19.86%
Number of salaries quoted 71 25 47
Average salary £45,000 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,800 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
521 529 418
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 37.13% 36.99% 35.91%
Number of salaries quoted 411 371 280
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £31,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £48,187
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 24 December 2014.

Web Services Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 68 (53.54%) Java
2 64 (50.39%) JavaScript
3 59 (46.46%) Agile Software Development
4 57 (44.88%) Degree
5 46 (36.22%) Linux
6 45 (35.43%) HTML
7 43 (33.86%) .NET
8 42 (33.07%) C#
9 41 (32.28%) OO
10 37 (29.13%) XML
10 37 (29.13%) Finance
11 35 (27.56%) Python
12 32 (25.20%) Amazon AWS
13 31 (24.41%) Software Engineering
14 30 (23.62%) SQL Server
14 30 (23.62%) CSS
15 29 (22.83%) SOAP
15 29 (22.83%) Microsoft
16 26 (20.47%) Scrum
17 25 (19.69%) ASP.NET
18 24 (18.90%) Relational Database
18 24 (18.90%) Mentoring
19 23 (18.11%) jQuery
20 22 (17.32%) Banking
21 21 (16.54%) Apache
21 21 (16.54%) Computer Science
22 20 (15.75%) Windows
22 20 (15.75%) .NET Framework
22 20 (15.75%) QA
23 19 (14.96%) MVC

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 21 (16.54%) Apache
2 17 (13.39%) Tomcat
3 12 (9.45%) IIS
4 9 (7.09%) WebSphere
5 7 (5.51%) JBoss
6 5 (3.94%) ArcGIS
6 5 (3.94%) WebLogic
7 3 (2.36%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.57%) CMS
8 2 (1.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (1.57%) Drupal
9 1 (0.79%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.79%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.79%) Mule
9 1 (0.79%) nginx
9 1 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.79%) Adobe CQ
9 1 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.79%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.79%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (2.36%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.79%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 5 (3.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.36%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 32 (25.20%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (5.51%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (11.81%) Internet
2 9 (7.09%) HTTP
3 4 (3.15%) DNS
4 2 (1.57%) SMTP
4 2 (1.57%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.79%) LDAP
5 1 (0.79%) SNMP
5 1 (0.79%) SSL
5 1 (0.79%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (23.62%) SQL Server
2 24 (18.90%) Relational Database
3 14 (11.02%) MySQL
4 12 (9.45%) RDBMS
5 7 (5.51%) Hadoop
6 6 (4.72%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (3.94%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (3.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (3.15%) Oracle Database
9 3 (2.36%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (2.36%) DB2
10 2 (1.57%) Oracle ODI
11 1 (0.79%) Big Data
11 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.79%) SQLPlus
11 1 (0.79%) JasperReports
11 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (9.45%) Visual Studio
1 12 (9.45%) Git (software)
2 7 (5.51%) Moq
2 7 (5.51%) NUnit
2 7 (5.51%) Subversion
3 5 (3.94%) Clang
4 4 (3.15%) JUnit
5 3 (2.36%) Ant
5 3 (2.36%) LoadRunner
5 3 (2.36%) ClearCase
6 2 (1.57%) Maven
6 2 (1.57%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.79%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.79%) JIRA
7 1 (0.79%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (0.79%) Selenium
7 1 (0.79%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.79%) Toad
7 1 (0.79%) PowerBuilder
General
1 37 (29.13%) Finance
2 22 (17.32%) Banking
3 15 (11.81%) Telecoms
4 12 (9.45%) Marketing
5 8 (6.30%) Games
6 5 (3.94%) Back Office
7 2 (1.57%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.57%) Retail
8 1 (0.79%) Automotive
8 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 78 (61.42%) Developer
2 24 (18.90%) Java Developer
3 17 (13.39%) C# Developer
3 17 (13.39%) Software Developer
4 16 (12.60%) Senior Developer
4 16 (12.60%) .NET Developer
5 10 (7.87%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (7.09%) Lead Developer
7 8 (6.30%) Web Developer
7 8 (6.30%) QA Engineer
7 8 (6.30%) Senior Java Developer
8 7 (5.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (5.51%) Consultant
8 7 (5.51%) ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (4.72%) Analyst
9 6 (4.72%) Software Engineer
10 5 (3.94%) Project Manager
10 5 (3.94%) Technical Project Manager
10 5 (3.94%) Technical Manager
10 5 (3.94%) GIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (35.43%) HTML
2 43 (33.86%) .NET
3 37 (29.13%) XML
4 30 (23.62%) CSS
5 29 (22.83%) SOAP
6 25 (19.69%) ASP.NET
7 23 (18.11%) jQuery
8 20 (15.75%) .NET Framework
9 14 (11.02%) Spring
9 14 (11.02%) JSP
9 14 (11.02%) RESTful
9 14 (11.02%) HTML5
10 12 (9.45%) WCF
11 11 (8.66%) Servlets
11 11 (8.66%) CGI
12 9 (7.09%) Middleware
12 9 (7.09%) Hibernate
13 8 (6.30%) Ajax
13 8 (6.30%) WPF
13 8 (6.30%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 21 (16.54%) Computer Science
2 13 (10.24%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (7.87%) GIS
4 9 (7.09%) N-Tier
4 9 (7.09%) User Experience
5 8 (6.30%) Physics
6 7 (5.51%) Xbox
7 5 (3.94%) Mobile App
7 5 (3.94%) Mathematics
8 4 (3.15%) SWIFT
9 2 (1.57%) Open Source
9 2 (1.57%) Social Media
9 2 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.57%) DataPower
9 2 (1.57%) iSeries
10 1 (0.79%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.79%) E-Learning
10 1 (0.79%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 46 (36.22%) Linux
2 20 (15.75%) Windows
3 15 (11.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (8.66%) Debian
5 10 (7.87%) UNIX
6 6 (4.72%) Android
6 6 (4.72%) Apple iOS
7 5 (3.94%) CentOS
7 5 (3.94%) Solaris
8 4 (3.15%) Fedora
9 2 (1.57%) Windows NT
9 2 (1.57%) Mac OS X
9 2 (1.57%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.57%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.79%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (46.46%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (32.28%) OO
3 31 (24.41%) Software Engineering
4 26 (20.47%) Scrum
5 24 (18.90%) Mentoring
6 19 (14.96%) MVC
6 19 (14.96%) TDD
6 19 (14.96%) Automated Testing
7 18 (14.17%) SOA
8 17 (13.39%) Configuration Management
9 16 (12.60%) Unit Testing
9 16 (12.60%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (11.81%) Web Development
10 15 (11.81%) Project Management
11 10 (7.87%) Analytics
12 9 (7.09%) OOD
12 9 (7.09%) Regression Testing
12 9 (7.09%) Test Scripting
13 8 (6.30%) Use Case
13 8 (6.30%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 68 (53.54%) Java
2 64 (50.39%) JavaScript
3 42 (33.07%) C#
4 35 (27.56%) Python
5 18 (14.17%) Perl
6 16 (12.60%) SQL
7 11 (8.66%) C++
8 7 (5.51%) PHP
9 6 (4.72%) XQuery
10 4 (3.15%) C
10 4 (3.15%) VB.NET
10 4 (3.15%) PL/SQL
10 4 (3.15%) T-SQL
10 4 (3.15%) Ruby
10 4 (3.15%) XPath
10 4 (3.15%) Groovy
10 4 (3.15%) PowerShell
11 3 (2.36%) VBScript
11 3 (2.36%) VB
12 2 (1.57%) Jython
Qualifications
1 57 (44.88%) Degree
2 5 (3.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.15%) GIAC
4 1 (0.79%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (15.75%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.94%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.57%) ISA Server
2 2 (1.57%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (0.79%) NFS
Systems Management
1 6 (4.72%) Puppet
1 6 (4.72%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (3.15%) Graphite
2 4 (3.15%) Munin
2 4 (3.15%) Nagios
3 2 (1.57%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 2 (1.57%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.79%) SCCM
4 1 (0.79%) SCOM
4 1 (0.79%) OpenView
4 1 (0.79%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 29 (22.83%) Microsoft
2 14 (11.02%) Oracle
3 9 (7.09%) IBM
4 8 (6.30%) Google
5 5 (3.94%) HP
6 4 (3.15%) Dell
6 4 (3.15%) Infragistics
6 4 (3.15%) Red Gate
7 2 (1.57%) TIBCO
7 2 (1.57%) Sybase
7 2 (1.57%) Xamarin
7 2 (1.57%) Kony
8 1 (0.79%) Zend
8 1 (0.79%) Adobe
8 1 (0.79%) Lotus
8 1 (0.79%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.79%) VMware
8 1 (0.79%) Facebook
8 1 (0.79%) Twitter
8 1 (0.79%) Rackspace
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cloudreach
Salary: Competitive + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + superb beneifts
Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + pension, share options, medical etc
Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + pension, medical, dental etc
Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cloudreach
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 22 days ago