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

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 55 68 43
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -25
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 59 33 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.94% 2.35% 4.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.17% 6.72% 12.80%
Number of salaries quoted 44 20 35
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%
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
580 491 422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 38.69% 34.90% 34.68%
Number of salaries quoted 462 338 288
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 £26,846
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
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 30 October 2014.

Web Services Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 92 (58.60%) Java
2 69 (43.95%) XML
3 62 (39.49%) Agile Software Development
4 58 (36.94%) SOAP
5 56 (35.67%) HTML
6 52 (33.12%) JavaScript
6 52 (33.12%) .NET
7 49 (31.21%) Linux
8 47 (29.94%) C#
9 46 (29.30%) SOA
10 44 (28.03%) Degree
11 42 (26.75%) OO
12 38 (24.20%) Internet
13 36 (22.93%) RESTful
14 34 (21.66%) Software Engineering
15 30 (19.11%) SQL
15 30 (19.11%) CSS
16 29 (18.47%) Python
17 28 (17.83%) Apache
17 28 (17.83%) Oracle
17 28 (17.83%) Computer Science
17 28 (17.83%) Relational Database
17 28 (17.83%) Mentoring
18 27 (17.20%) SQL Server
18 27 (17.20%) Microsoft
19 26 (16.56%) Tomcat
19 26 (16.56%) Automated Testing
19 26 (16.56%) Spring
20 25 (15.92%) Hibernate
20 25 (15.92%) Scrum

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 28 (17.83%) Apache
2 26 (16.56%) Tomcat
3 22 (14.01%) JBoss
4 20 (12.74%) WebLogic
5 18 (11.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 17 (10.83%) Alfresco
7 11 (7.01%) WebSphere
8 7 (4.46%) IIS
9 6 (3.82%) ArcGIS
10 3 (1.91%) CMS
10 3 (1.91%) SharePoint
10 3 (1.91%) Drupal
11 1 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.64%) CICS
11 1 (0.64%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 5 (3.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.64%) PrintSoft PReS
2 1 (0.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (3.18%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (2.55%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.91%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.73%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.91%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.64%) Force.com
4 1 (0.64%) GitHub
4 1 (0.64%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 38 (24.20%) Internet
2 9 (5.73%) HTTP
3 3 (1.91%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (17.83%) Relational Database
2 27 (17.20%) SQL Server
3 21 (13.38%) RDBMS
3 21 (13.38%) MySQL
3 21 (13.38%) Oracle Database
4 20 (12.74%) Oracle Database 11g
5 18 (11.46%) Oracle ODI
6 9 (5.73%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (5.10%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (3.82%) NoSQL
9 4 (2.55%) Hadoop
9 4 (2.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (1.91%) DB2
11 2 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.64%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 19 (12.10%) Ant
1 19 (12.10%) Git (software)
2 18 (11.46%) Jenkins
3 17 (10.83%) Selenium
4 11 (7.01%) Visual Studio
5 9 (5.73%) Maven
6 8 (5.10%) Artifactory
7 6 (3.82%) Moq
7 6 (3.82%) NUnit
8 5 (3.18%) Subversion
9 4 (2.55%) JUnit
10 3 (1.91%) LoadRunner
10 3 (1.91%) ClearCase
10 3 (1.91%) Mercurial
11 2 (1.27%) Oracle APEX
12 1 (0.64%) JIRA
12 1 (0.64%) Eclipse
12 1 (0.64%) Toad
12 1 (0.64%) PowerBuilder
12 1 (0.64%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 23 (14.65%) Finance
2 13 (8.28%) Banking
3 6 (3.82%) Marketing
4 5 (3.18%) Games
5 3 (1.91%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.91%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.27%) Back Office
6 2 (1.27%) Automotive
6 2 (1.27%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 95 (60.51%) Developer
2 41 (26.11%) Java Developer
3 24 (15.29%) Senior Developer
4 17 (10.83%) Senior Java Developer
4 17 (10.83%) Middleware Specialist
5 15 (9.55%) Software Developer
6 14 (8.92%) .NET Developer
6 14 (8.92%) C# Developer
6 14 (8.92%) Software Engineer
7 10 (6.37%) Analyst
7 10 (6.37%) Lead Developer
8 9 (5.73%) Web Developer
9 8 (5.10%) Consultant
9 8 (5.10%) Team Leader
9 8 (5.10%) Technical Team Leader
9 8 (5.10%) Java Team Leader
9 8 (5.10%) C# .NET Developer
10 5 (3.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (3.18%) GIS Developer
10 5 (3.18%) GIS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (43.95%) XML
2 58 (36.94%) SOAP
3 56 (35.67%) HTML
4 52 (33.12%) .NET
5 36 (22.93%) RESTful
6 30 (19.11%) CSS
7 26 (16.56%) Spring
8 25 (15.92%) Middleware
8 25 (15.92%) Hibernate
9 24 (15.29%) ASP.NET
10 23 (14.65%) jQuery
10 23 (14.65%) JSON
11 21 (13.38%) .NET Framework
12 20 (12.74%) Servlets
12 20 (12.74%) XSLT
13 18 (11.46%) JSP
14 17 (10.83%) Ajax
14 17 (10.83%) Gherkin
15 15 (9.55%) CGI
16 11 (7.01%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 28 (17.83%) Computer Science
2 18 (11.46%) Open Source
2 18 (11.46%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (6.37%) User Experience
4 8 (5.10%) N-Tier
5 7 (4.46%) GIS
6 4 (2.55%) Social Media
6 4 (2.55%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.55%) Xbox
6 4 (2.55%) Physics
7 3 (1.91%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.27%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.27%) DataPower
8 2 (1.27%) iSeries
8 2 (1.27%) E-Learning
8 2 (1.27%) Online Banking
9 1 (0.64%) Informatics
9 1 (0.64%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.64%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 49 (31.21%) Linux
2 19 (12.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (9.55%) Windows
3 15 (9.55%) Debian
4 9 (5.73%) UNIX
5 4 (2.55%) Fedora
5 4 (2.55%) CentOS
5 4 (2.55%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.91%) Android
6 3 (1.91%) Mac OS X
6 3 (1.91%) Solaris
7 2 (1.27%) Windows NT
8 1 (0.64%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (39.49%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (29.30%) SOA
3 42 (26.75%) OO
4 34 (21.66%) Software Engineering
5 28 (17.83%) Mentoring
6 26 (16.56%) Automated Testing
7 25 (15.92%) Unit Testing
7 25 (15.92%) Scrum
8 24 (15.29%) MVC
9 20 (12.74%) Project Management
10 18 (11.46%) Continuous Integration
10 18 (11.46%) BPMN
11 17 (10.83%) BDD
11 17 (10.83%) Document Management
12 16 (10.19%) Web Development
12 16 (10.19%) Business Analysis
13 11 (7.01%) TDD
14 9 (5.73%) PRINCE2
15 8 (5.10%) Technical Architecture
15 8 (5.10%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 92 (58.60%) Java
2 52 (33.12%) JavaScript
3 47 (29.94%) C#
4 30 (19.11%) SQL
5 29 (18.47%) Python
6 20 (12.74%) Perl
7 16 (10.19%) PL/SQL
8 13 (8.28%) XQuery
8 13 (8.28%) Jython
8 13 (8.28%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 8 (5.10%) C++
10 7 (4.46%) PHP
11 6 (3.82%) T-SQL
11 6 (3.82%) VB.NET
12 4 (2.55%) PowerShell
13 3 (1.91%) Ruby
13 3 (1.91%) VBScript
13 3 (1.91%) VB
13 3 (1.91%) C
14 2 (1.27%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 44 (28.03%) Degree
2 4 (2.55%) GIAC
3 1 (0.64%) HNC
3 1 (0.64%) HND
3 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (13.38%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.55%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.27%) ISA Server
2 2 (1.27%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 18 (11.46%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 13 (8.28%) Oracle Identity Management
3 3 (1.91%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.27%) Puppet
5 1 (0.64%) Nagios
5 1 (0.64%) Munin
5 1 (0.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 28 (17.83%) Oracle
2 27 (17.20%) Microsoft
3 10 (6.37%) Google
4 6 (3.82%) IBM
5 4 (2.55%) HP
5 4 (2.55%) Dell
5 4 (2.55%) Infragistics
5 4 (2.55%) Red Gate
6 3 (1.91%) Facebook
6 3 (1.91%) Twitter
6 3 (1.91%) Zend
7 2 (1.27%) Xamarin
7 2 (1.27%) Kony
7 2 (1.27%) Informatica
7 2 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.27%) Sybase
8 1 (0.64%) Apple
8 1 (0.64%) Greenplum
8 1 (0.64%) VMware
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