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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 64 74 44
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -30
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 44 24 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.96% 1.90% 4.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.68% 5.76% 11.63%
Number of salaries quoted 35 15 40
Average salary £41,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.69% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £43,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £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
573 417 473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 38.48% 33.04% 37.87%
Number of salaries quoted 458 279 339
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
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 23 September 2014.

Web Services Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 93 (63.70%) Java
2 65 (44.52%) XML
3 64 (43.84%) Agile Software Development
4 57 (39.04%) SOAP
5 54 (36.99%) HTML
6 50 (34.25%) SOA
7 46 (31.51%) RESTful
8 43 (29.45%) Linux
8 43 (29.45%) JavaScript
9 38 (26.03%) .NET
9 38 (26.03%) Hibernate
10 37 (25.34%) Spring
11 36 (24.66%) Internet
12 35 (23.97%) C#
13 34 (23.29%) Degree
14 33 (22.60%) Software Engineering
14 33 (22.60%) OO
15 31 (21.23%) Oracle
15 31 (21.23%) SQL
15 31 (21.23%) JSON
16 30 (20.55%) JBoss
17 29 (19.86%) Jenkins
18 27 (18.49%) BDD
18 27 (18.49%) Relational Database
18 27 (18.49%) Apache
19 26 (17.81%) CSS
19 26 (17.81%) Middleware
20 25 (17.12%) Tomcat
20 25 (17.12%) Computer Science
20 25 (17.12%) Automated Testing

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 27 (18.49%) Apache
2 25 (17.12%) Tomcat
3 24 (16.44%) Alfresco
4 21 (14.38%) WebLogic
5 19 (13.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 12 (8.22%) WebSphere
7 6 (4.11%) ArcGIS
8 3 (2.05%) CMS
8 3 (2.05%) Drupal
9 2 (1.37%) Adobe CQ
9 2 (1.37%) IIS
10 1 (0.68%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.68%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.68%) CICS
10 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (4.79%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.05%) MS Office
3 1 (0.68%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 5 (3.42%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.68%) GitHub
2 1 (0.68%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (0.68%) Force.com
2 1 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 36 (24.66%) Internet
2 7 (4.79%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (18.49%) Relational Database
2 22 (15.07%) Oracle Database
3 21 (14.38%) Oracle Database 11g
4 20 (13.70%) MySQL
5 19 (13.01%) SQL Server
5 19 (13.01%) RDBMS
5 19 (13.01%) Oracle ODI
6 9 (6.16%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (4.79%) NoSQL
8 6 (4.11%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (2.05%) DB2
10 2 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 29 (19.86%) Jenkins
2 24 (16.44%) Selenium
3 23 (15.75%) Ant
4 17 (11.64%) Git (software)
5 15 (10.27%) Maven
6 11 (7.53%) Artifactory
7 5 (3.42%) Mercurial
7 5 (3.42%) Subversion
8 4 (2.74%) JUnit
9 3 (2.05%) Visual Studio
9 3 (2.05%) NUnit
9 3 (2.05%) Moq
10 2 (1.37%) MSBuild
10 2 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (1.37%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
10 2 (1.37%) InstallShield
10 2 (1.37%) JIRA
10 2 (1.37%) Oracle APEX
10 2 (1.37%) Eclipse
10 2 (1.37%) RubyMine
General
1 18 (12.33%) Finance
2 11 (7.53%) Banking
3 2 (1.37%) Financial Institution
3 2 (1.37%) Marketing
3 2 (1.37%) Automotive
3 2 (1.37%) Law
3 2 (1.37%) Legal
3 2 (1.37%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.68%) Games
4 1 (0.68%) Retail
Job Titles
1 85 (58.22%) Developer
2 44 (30.14%) Java Developer
3 26 (17.81%) Senior Developer
4 19 (13.01%) Senior Java Developer
5 18 (12.33%) Middleware Specialist
6 16 (10.96%) Software Engineer
7 12 (8.22%) Team Leader
7 12 (8.22%) Technical Team Leader
7 12 (8.22%) Java Team Leader
8 10 (6.85%) Software Developer
9 9 (6.16%) Web Developer
10 8 (5.48%) Consultant
10 8 (5.48%) Programmer
11 7 (4.79%) Analyst
12 6 (4.11%) .NET Developer
12 6 (4.11%) C# Developer
12 6 (4.11%) Senior Software Engineer
13 5 (3.42%) GIS Developer
13 5 (3.42%) GIS Consultant
14 4 (2.74%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (44.52%) XML
2 57 (39.04%) SOAP
3 54 (36.99%) HTML
4 46 (31.51%) RESTful
5 38 (26.03%) .NET
5 38 (26.03%) Hibernate
6 37 (25.34%) Spring
7 31 (21.23%) JSON
8 26 (17.81%) Middleware
8 26 (17.81%) CSS
9 25 (17.12%) Gherkin
10 23 (15.75%) XSLT
11 22 (15.07%) jQuery
12 19 (13.01%) Servlets
13 18 (12.33%) Ajax
14 17 (11.64%) ASP.NET
15 14 (9.59%) JSF
16 13 (8.90%) .NET Framework
17 11 (7.53%) XHTML
17 11 (7.53%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 25 (17.12%) Computer Science
1 25 (17.12%) Open Source
2 15 (10.27%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.42%) User Experience
3 5 (3.42%) GIS
4 4 (2.74%) N-Tier
4 4 (2.74%) Social Media
5 3 (2.05%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.05%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.37%) iSeries
6 2 (1.37%) E-Learning
6 2 (1.37%) Online Banking
6 2 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.68%) Informatics
7 1 (0.68%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.68%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.68%) Wiki
7 1 (0.68%) Blog
7 1 (0.68%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 43 (29.45%) Linux
2 14 (9.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (7.53%) Debian
3 11 (7.53%) UNIX
4 10 (6.85%) Windows
5 4 (2.74%) Fedora
5 4 (2.74%) CentOS
6 2 (1.37%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.68%) Android
7 1 (0.68%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.68%) Solaris
7 1 (0.68%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (43.84%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (34.25%) SOA
3 33 (22.60%) OO
3 33 (22.60%) Software Engineering
4 27 (18.49%) BDD
5 25 (17.12%) Automated Testing
6 24 (16.44%) Document Management
6 24 (16.44%) Mentoring
7 22 (15.07%) Unit Testing
8 21 (14.38%) MVC
8 21 (14.38%) Scrum
9 19 (13.01%) BPMN
10 17 (11.64%) Business Analysis
11 16 (10.96%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (8.90%) Project Management
13 12 (8.22%) Web Development
14 11 (7.53%) User Acceptance Testing
15 9 (6.16%) Technical Architecture
15 9 (6.16%) TDD
16 7 (4.79%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 93 (63.70%) Java
2 43 (29.45%) JavaScript
3 35 (23.97%) C#
4 31 (21.23%) SQL
5 22 (15.07%) Python
6 17 (11.64%) PL/SQL
7 16 (10.96%) Perl
7 16 (10.96%) XQuery
8 14 (9.59%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 13 (8.90%) Jython
10 4 (2.74%) PHP
11 3 (2.05%) T-SQL
11 3 (2.05%) Ruby
11 3 (2.05%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.37%) C++
13 1 (0.68%) C
13 1 (0.68%) XPath
13 1 (0.68%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.68%) Apex Code
13 1 (0.68%) VB
Qualifications
1 34 (23.29%) Degree
2 4 (2.74%) GIAC
3 3 (2.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.68%) HNC
4 1 (0.68%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.27%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (13.01%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 14 (9.59%) Oracle Identity Management
3 2 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.68%) Puppet
Vendors
1 31 (21.23%) Oracle
2 30 (20.55%) JBoss
3 19 (13.01%) Microsoft
4 5 (3.42%) Google
5 4 (2.74%) Dell
6 3 (2.05%) Zend
6 3 (2.05%) Facebook
6 3 (2.05%) Twitter
6 3 (2.05%) VMware
7 2 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.37%) Reuters
7 2 (1.37%) Infragistics
7 2 (1.37%) Greenplum
7 2 (1.37%) Red Gate
7 2 (1.37%) Informatica
7 2 (1.37%) Adobe
8 1 (0.68%) HP
8 1 (0.68%) Apple
8 1 (0.68%) IBM
8 1 (0.68%) Sybase
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