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

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 31 45 31
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -14
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 87 80 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 6.37% 4.86% 5.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.05% 12.88% 15.53%
Number of salaries quoted 50 41 43
Average salary £46,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £46,750 £45,000
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
482 621 412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 35.31% 37.73% 38.11%
Number of salaries quoted 302 446 267
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 28 April 2015.

Web Services Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 April 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.

1 129 (73.30%) Java
2 82 (46.59%) JavaScript
3 74 (42.05%) Agile Software Development
4 68 (38.64%) Degree
5 66 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
6 58 (32.95%) Finance
7 57 (32.39%) XML
8 56 (31.82%) Python
9 55 (31.25%) Spring
10 51 (28.98%) Hibernate
11 50 (28.41%) MVC
12 49 (27.84%) JBoss
13 47 (26.70%) Banking
14 45 (25.57%) Continuous Integration
15 42 (23.86%) JPA
15 42 (23.86%) Telecoms
16 40 (22.73%) Middleware
17 39 (22.16%) Oracle
18 38 (21.59%) Linux
19 37 (21.02%) RESTful
20 34 (19.32%) Maven
20 34 (19.32%) XSD
21 33 (18.75%) HTML
21 33 (18.75%) Software Engineering
21 33 (18.75%) Use Case
22 32 (18.18%) JMS
22 32 (18.18%) XML Schema
23 31 (17.61%) Java EE
24 30 (17.05%) AspectJ
24 30 (17.05%) Scrum

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 49 (27.84%) JBoss
2 15 (8.52%) Apache
3 11 (6.25%) Tomcat
4 8 (4.55%) IIS
5 4 (2.27%) CMS
6 3 (1.70%) Drupal
6 3 (1.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (1.14%) nginx
7 2 (1.14%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.14%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.14%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.57%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.57%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.57%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.57%) Mule
Applications
1 1 (0.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (2.84%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 66 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (5.68%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.55%) Internet
2 3 (1.70%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.70%) LDAP
2 3 (1.70%) SMTP
3 2 (1.14%) HTTP
3 2 (1.14%) DNS
3 2 (1.14%) SSL
3 2 (1.14%) Firewall
4 1 (0.57%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 21 (11.93%) PostgreSQL
2 21 (11.93%) Oracle Database
3 15 (8.52%) Relational Database
4 10 (5.68%) MySQL
5 9 (5.11%) RDBMS
6 5 (2.84%) Hadoop
7 4 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.14%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.14%) Big Data
8 2 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.57%) JasperReports
9 1 (0.57%) SQLPlus
9 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.57%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 34 (19.32%) Maven
2 30 (17.05%) Eclipse
3 8 (4.55%) Ant
3 8 (4.55%) Git (software)
3 8 (4.55%) Jenkins
4 7 (3.98%) Selenium
5 5 (2.84%) Visual Studio
6 4 (2.27%) Subversion
6 4 (2.27%) Clang
7 2 (1.14%) Appium
7 2 (1.14%) SpecFlow
7 2 (1.14%) WebDriver
7 2 (1.14%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (1.14%) HttpUnit
7 2 (1.14%) ClearCase
7 2 (1.14%) JUnit
7 2 (1.14%) LoadRunner
7 2 (1.14%) JMeter
8 1 (0.57%) NUnit
8 1 (0.57%) JIRA
General
1 58 (32.95%) Finance
2 47 (26.70%) Banking
3 42 (23.86%) Telecoms
4 8 (4.55%) Marketing
5 4 (2.27%) Games
5 4 (2.27%) Retail
5 4 (2.27%) Back Office
6 3 (1.70%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.14%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 88 (50.00%) Developer
2 55 (31.25%) Java Developer
3 42 (23.86%) Senior Developer
4 36 (20.45%) Senior Java Developer
5 21 (11.93%) Architect
6 20 (11.36%) Technical Architect
7 14 (7.95%) QA Engineer
8 11 (6.25%) Agile Project Manager
8 11 (6.25%) Network Engineer
8 11 (6.25%) Project Manager
8 11 (6.25%) Technical Manager
9 10 (5.68%) C# Developer
10 9 (5.11%) .NET Developer
10 9 (5.11%) Analyst
10 9 (5.11%) Software Developer
10 9 (5.11%) Java Architect
11 8 (4.55%) Lead Architect
11 8 (4.55%) Java Technical Architect
11 8 (4.55%) Technical Project Manager
12 7 (3.98%) Lead Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (32.39%) XML
2 55 (31.25%) Spring
3 51 (28.98%) Hibernate
4 42 (23.86%) JPA
5 40 (22.73%) Middleware
6 37 (21.02%) RESTful
7 34 (19.32%) XSD
8 33 (18.75%) HTML
9 32 (18.18%) JMS
9 32 (18.18%) XML Schema
10 31 (17.61%) Java EE
11 30 (17.05%) TopLink
11 30 (17.05%) WSDL
11 30 (17.05%) EJB
11 30 (17.05%) JDBC
12 29 (16.48%) CSS
12 29 (16.48%) jBPM
12 29 (16.48%) Drools
13 28 (15.91%) .NET
14 26 (14.77%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.82%) Computer Science
1 12 (6.82%) Open Source
1 12 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.41%) Physics
3 5 (2.84%) User Experience
4 4 (2.27%) Xbox
4 4 (2.27%) SWIFT
4 4 (2.27%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.27%) Mathematics
4 4 (2.27%) N-Tier
4 4 (2.27%) GIS
5 3 (1.70%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.14%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.14%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.57%) Replication
7 1 (0.57%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.57%) PKI
7 1 (0.57%) Web 2.0
7 1 (0.57%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.57%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 38 (21.59%) Linux
2 17 (9.66%) Windows
3 9 (5.11%) UNIX
4 7 (3.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (3.98%) Debian
4 7 (3.98%) Android
5 6 (3.41%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.70%) Solaris
7 2 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.14%) CentOS
7 2 (1.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (42.05%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (28.41%) MVC
3 45 (25.57%) Continuous Integration
4 33 (18.75%) Use Case
4 33 (18.75%) Software Engineering
5 30 (17.05%) Scrum
5 30 (17.05%) Unified Process
5 30 (17.05%) RUP
6 27 (15.34%) OO
6 27 (15.34%) Configuration Management
7 24 (13.64%) TDD
8 20 (11.36%) People Management
9 17 (9.66%) SOA
10 15 (8.52%) Test Scripting
11 14 (7.95%) Black-Box Testing
11 14 (7.95%) Regression Testing
12 13 (7.39%) Automated Testing
13 12 (6.82%) Mentoring
14 11 (6.25%) DevOps
14 11 (6.25%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 129 (73.30%) Java
2 82 (46.59%) JavaScript
3 56 (31.82%) Python
4 30 (17.05%) AspectJ
5 24 (13.64%) C#
6 18 (10.23%) SQL
7 13 (7.39%) Perl
7 13 (7.39%) PHP
8 12 (6.82%) Ruby
9 7 (3.98%) PL/SQL
9 7 (3.98%) C++
10 5 (2.84%) T-SQL
11 4 (2.27%) XPath
11 4 (2.27%) XQuery
11 4 (2.27%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.70%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.70%) Groovy
12 3 (1.70%) C
12 3 (1.70%) VB.NET
13 2 (1.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 68 (38.64%) Degree
2 4 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.57%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 5 (2.84%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.14%) NFS
2 2 (1.14%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (9.66%) Puppet
1 17 (9.66%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (6.25%) Nagios
3 10 (5.68%) Graphite
3 10 (5.68%) Munin
4 1 (0.57%) SCCM
4 1 (0.57%) SCOM
4 1 (0.57%) OpenView
4 1 (0.57%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 39 (22.16%) Oracle
2 19 (10.80%) Microsoft
3 7 (3.98%) IBM
4 6 (3.41%) Red Hat
5 4 (2.27%) Adobe
6 3 (1.70%) HP
6 3 (1.70%) TIBCO
7 2 (1.14%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.57%) Sybase
8 1 (0.57%) VMware
8 1 (0.57%) Alterian
8 1 (0.57%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.57%) Informatica
8 1 (0.57%) Lotus
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