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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 27 57 33
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -24
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 84 47 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 6.16% 3.49% 6.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.70% 9.22% 17.38%
Number of salaries quoted 76 22 41
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,900 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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
503 510 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 36.90% 37.83% 36.21%
Number of salaries quoted 392 340 290
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 30 January 2015.

Web Services Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 82 (58.16%) Java
2 73 (51.77%) JavaScript
3 69 (48.94%) Degree
4 68 (48.23%) Agile Software Development
5 52 (36.88%) Amazon AWS
6 50 (35.46%) Finance
7 48 (34.04%) Python
8 47 (33.33%) Linux
9 43 (30.50%) .NET
10 39 (27.66%) C#
11 38 (26.95%) HTML
11 38 (26.95%) OO
12 35 (24.82%) XML
12 35 (24.82%) Banking
13 33 (23.40%) Software Engineering
14 31 (21.99%) Scrum
15 30 (21.28%) SQL Server
16 29 (20.57%) CSS
17 28 (19.86%) Microsoft
18 27 (19.15%) Telecoms
19 26 (18.44%) ASP.NET
20 25 (17.73%) SOAP
20 25 (17.73%) Configuration Management
20 25 (17.73%) TDD
21 24 (17.02%) MVC
21 24 (17.02%) jQuery
22 23 (16.31%) Relational Database
23 22 (15.60%) Mentoring
23 22 (15.60%) Continuous Integration
23 22 (15.60%) QA

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 19 (13.48%) Apache
2 16 (11.35%) Tomcat
3 13 (9.22%) IIS
4 9 (6.38%) JBoss
5 8 (5.67%) WebSphere
6 4 (2.84%) SharePoint
7 3 (2.13%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.42%) Drupal
8 2 (1.42%) CMS
8 2 (1.42%) Adobe CQ
9 1 (0.71%) nginx
9 1 (0.71%) Mule
9 1 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.71%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.71%) CICS
9 1 (0.71%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.71%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.71%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (2.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.71%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 5 (3.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.13%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 52 (36.88%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (7.09%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.93%) Internet
2 7 (4.96%) HTTP
3 4 (2.84%) DNS
4 2 (1.42%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.42%) SMTP
5 1 (0.71%) SNMP
5 1 (0.71%) SSL
5 1 (0.71%) LDAP
5 1 (0.71%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (21.28%) SQL Server
2 23 (16.31%) Relational Database
3 12 (8.51%) MySQL
3 12 (8.51%) RDBMS
4 9 (6.38%) Hadoop
5 6 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (3.55%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (2.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (2.13%) DB2
9 2 (1.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.42%) Big Data
9 2 (1.42%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.71%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.71%) SQLPlus
10 1 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.71%) JasperReports
10 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 13 (9.22%) Visual Studio
2 12 (8.51%) Git (software)
3 7 (4.96%) Moq
3 7 (4.96%) NUnit
3 7 (4.96%) Subversion
4 6 (4.26%) Maven
5 5 (3.55%) Clang
6 4 (2.84%) Eclipse
7 3 (2.13%) LoadRunner
7 3 (2.13%) ClearCase
7 3 (2.13%) JUnit
7 3 (2.13%) Selenium
8 2 (1.42%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (1.42%) Ant
8 2 (1.42%) SpecFlow
8 2 (1.42%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.42%) Appium
8 2 (1.42%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.71%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.71%) Cucumber
General
1 50 (35.46%) Finance
2 35 (24.82%) Banking
3 27 (19.15%) Telecoms
4 13 (9.22%) Marketing
5 8 (5.67%) Games
6 5 (3.55%) Back Office
7 3 (2.13%) Retail
8 2 (1.42%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.42%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 76 (53.90%) Developer
2 27 (19.15%) Java Developer
3 20 (14.18%) Senior Developer
4 17 (12.06%) Software Developer
4 17 (12.06%) C# Developer
5 15 (10.64%) .NET Developer
6 11 (7.80%) Senior Java Developer
7 10 (7.09%) QA Engineer
7 10 (7.09%) C# .NET Developer
8 9 (6.38%) Agile Project Manager
8 9 (6.38%) Project Manager
8 9 (6.38%) Lead Developer
9 8 (5.67%) Technical Manager
9 8 (5.67%) Network Engineer
9 8 (5.67%) Technical Project Manager
9 8 (5.67%) Analyst
10 7 (4.96%) Architect
10 7 (4.96%) ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (4.96%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 6 (4.26%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (30.50%) .NET
2 38 (26.95%) HTML
3 35 (24.82%) XML
4 29 (20.57%) CSS
5 26 (18.44%) ASP.NET
6 25 (17.73%) SOAP
7 24 (17.02%) jQuery
8 21 (14.89%) .NET Framework
9 16 (11.35%) Spring
10 14 (9.93%) JSP
11 13 (9.22%) RESTful
11 13 (9.22%) HTML5
11 13 (9.22%) WCF
12 11 (7.80%) CGI
12 11 (7.80%) Servlets
12 11 (7.80%) Hibernate
13 10 (7.09%) XML Schema
14 8 (5.67%) WPF
14 8 (5.67%) Silverlight
14 8 (5.67%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 20 (14.18%) Computer Science
2 14 (9.93%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (6.38%) N-Tier
4 8 (5.67%) Physics
4 8 (5.67%) User Experience
4 8 (5.67%) Xbox
5 6 (4.26%) GIS
6 5 (3.55%) Mobile App
6 5 (3.55%) Mathematics
7 4 (2.84%) SWIFT
8 2 (1.42%) Open Source
8 2 (1.42%) DataPower
8 2 (1.42%) iSeries
9 1 (0.71%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.71%) Social Media
9 1 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.71%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.71%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.71%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 47 (33.33%) Linux
2 19 (13.48%) Windows
3 14 (9.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (7.80%) Debian
5 9 (6.38%) UNIX
6 8 (5.67%) Android
6 8 (5.67%) Apple iOS
7 4 (2.84%) Solaris
7 4 (2.84%) CentOS
8 3 (2.13%) Fedora
9 2 (1.42%) Windows NT
9 2 (1.42%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.42%) Mac OS X
9 2 (1.42%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.71%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (48.23%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (26.95%) OO
3 33 (23.40%) Software Engineering
4 31 (21.99%) Scrum
5 25 (17.73%) Configuration Management
5 25 (17.73%) TDD
6 24 (17.02%) MVC
7 22 (15.60%) Mentoring
7 22 (15.60%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (12.06%) Automated Testing
9 15 (10.64%) SOA
9 15 (10.64%) Unit Testing
10 14 (9.93%) Project Management
11 12 (8.51%) Test Scripting
11 12 (8.51%) Analytics
12 11 (7.80%) Use Case
12 11 (7.80%) Regression Testing
13 10 (7.09%) Web Development
13 10 (7.09%) Black-Box Testing
14 9 (6.38%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 82 (58.16%) Java
2 73 (51.77%) JavaScript
3 48 (34.04%) Python
4 39 (27.66%) C#
5 18 (12.77%) Perl
6 16 (11.35%) SQL
7 10 (7.09%) C++
8 9 (6.38%) PHP
9 7 (4.96%) Ruby
10 5 (3.55%) T-SQL
11 4 (2.84%) AspectJ
11 4 (2.84%) XPath
11 4 (2.84%) PL/SQL
11 4 (2.84%) C
11 4 (2.84%) XQuery
11 4 (2.84%) PowerShell
11 4 (2.84%) Groovy
12 3 (2.13%) VBScript
12 3 (2.13%) VB.NET
13 2 (1.42%) VB
Qualifications
1 69 (48.94%) Degree
2 5 (3.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.13%) GIAC
4 1 (0.71%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.71%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (15.60%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.26%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.13%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (1.42%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.71%) NFS
Systems Management
1 10 (7.09%) Opscode Chef
1 10 (7.09%) Puppet
2 7 (4.96%) Munin
2 7 (4.96%) Graphite
2 7 (4.96%) Nagios
3 1 (0.71%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (0.71%) OpenView
3 1 (0.71%) SCCM
3 1 (0.71%) SCOM
Vendors
1 28 (19.86%) Microsoft
2 14 (9.93%) Oracle
3 9 (6.38%) IBM
4 7 (4.96%) Google
5 5 (3.55%) HP
6 4 (2.84%) Infragistics
6 4 (2.84%) Red Gate
7 3 (2.13%) TIBCO
7 3 (2.13%) Dell
8 2 (1.42%) Sybase
8 2 (1.42%) Adobe
8 2 (1.42%) Xamarin
8 2 (1.42%) Kony
9 1 (0.71%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.71%) Lotus
9 1 (0.71%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.71%) Informatica
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cloudreach
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + superb beneifts
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + pension, medical, dental etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + superb beneifts
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + pension, medical, dental etc
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + pension, share options, medical etc
Posted: 19 days ago
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cloudreach
Posted: 25 days ago