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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 33 30 55
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +25
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 73 88 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.73% 6.35% 3.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.11% 17.25% 10.13%
Number of salaries quoted 47 75 24
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £67,500 £64,700
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
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
403 510 533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 31.63% 36.82% 37.67%
Number of salaries quoted 296 380 353
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,187 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 10 February 2016.

Web Services Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 136 (69.74%) Java
2 89 (45.64%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (40.51%) JavaScript
4 64 (32.82%) HTML
4 64 (32.82%) CSS
5 61 (31.28%) Banking
5 61 (31.28%) RESTful
6 56 (28.72%) Scrum
7 54 (27.69%) Degree
8 53 (27.18%) Mentoring
9 52 (26.67%) Finance
10 47 (24.10%) Spring
10 47 (24.10%) OO
11 46 (23.59%) jQuery
12 43 (22.05%) JSON
13 42 (21.54%) Amazon AWS
14 41 (21.03%) JBoss
15 39 (20.00%) Python
15 39 (20.00%) Tomcat
15 39 (20.00%) Oracle
16 38 (19.49%) MVC
17 37 (18.97%) Maven
18 36 (18.46%) Linux
18 36 (18.46%) Analytical Skills
19 34 (17.44%) Open Source
19 34 (17.44%) SOAP
19 34 (17.44%) Unit Testing
20 32 (16.41%) Continuous Integration
20 32 (16.41%) BDD
21 31 (15.90%) Software Engineering

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 41 (21.03%) JBoss
2 39 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 28 (14.36%) Alfresco
4 23 (11.79%) Apache
5 8 (4.10%) WebSphere
6 7 (3.59%) ArcGIS
7 6 (3.08%) WebSphere Application Server
8 5 (2.56%) Node.js
8 5 (2.56%) Oracle Workflow
9 4 (2.05%) Drupal
9 4 (2.05%) Oracle Spatial
10 3 (1.54%) CMS
11 2 (1.03%) IIS
11 2 (1.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (1.03%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.51%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 1 (0.51%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.51%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.51%) Liferay
12 1 (0.51%) Magnolia
Applications
1 12 (6.15%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.54%) MS Office
3 1 (0.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.03%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 42 (21.54%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (8.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (6.15%) SaaS
4 8 (4.10%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (3.08%) DigitalOcean
5 6 (3.08%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (3.08%) Heroku
6 2 (1.03%) Google Analytics
6 2 (1.03%) IaaS
7 1 (0.51%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 19 (9.74%) Internet
2 5 (2.56%) HTTP
3 4 (2.05%) Firewall
3 4 (2.05%) SSL
4 3 (1.54%) Intranet
5 2 (1.03%) DMZ
6 1 (0.51%) LAN
6 1 (0.51%) VLAN
6 1 (0.51%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (13.85%) MySQL
2 19 (9.74%) Relational Database
3 18 (9.23%) RDBMS
4 11 (5.64%) SQL Server
5 8 (4.10%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (3.08%) Oracle Database
7 5 (2.56%) NoSQL
8 4 (2.05%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (1.03%) GIS
9 2 (1.03%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.03%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.03%) Oracle ODI
10 1 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 37 (18.97%) Maven
2 30 (15.38%) Jenkins
3 28 (14.36%) Artifactory
3 28 (14.36%) Selenium
4 25 (12.82%) Git (software)
5 17 (8.72%) JUnit
6 9 (4.62%) Ant
7 6 (3.08%) Mercurial
8 4 (2.05%) JDeveloper
8 4 (2.05%) Oracle APEX
8 4 (2.05%) Oracle Forms
8 4 (2.05%) Sonatype Nexus
8 4 (2.05%) Toad
9 3 (1.54%) LSMW
9 3 (1.54%) Visual Studio
10 2 (1.03%) Android Studio
10 2 (1.03%) Cucumber
10 2 (1.03%) Eclipse
10 2 (1.03%) Gradle
10 2 (1.03%) SonarQube
General
1 61 (31.28%) Banking
2 52 (26.67%) Finance
3 23 (11.79%) Telecoms
4 21 (10.77%) Retail
5 7 (3.59%) Marketing
6 6 (3.08%) Retail Banking
7 5 (2.56%) Back Office
7 5 (2.56%) Front Office
8 3 (1.54%) Games
9 2 (1.03%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.51%) Advertising
10 1 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 90 (46.15%) Developer
2 51 (26.15%) Java Developer
3 24 (12.31%) Open Source Developer
3 24 (12.31%) Senior Developer
4 21 (10.77%) Software Engineer
5 20 (10.26%) Senior Java Developer
6 19 (9.74%) Lead Developer
7 17 (8.72%) Analyst
8 16 (8.21%) .NET Developer
8 16 (8.21%) Technical Specialist
9 14 (7.18%) Java Engineer
10 12 (6.15%) Senior Software Engineer
11 10 (5.13%) Business Analyst
11 10 (5.13%) Java Software Engineer
12 9 (4.62%) Agile Business Analyst
12 9 (4.62%) Product Engineer
13 8 (4.10%) Agile Project Manager
13 8 (4.10%) Lead .NET Developer
13 8 (4.10%) Project Manager
13 8 (4.10%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (32.82%) CSS
1 64 (32.82%) HTML
2 61 (31.28%) RESTful
3 47 (24.10%) Spring
4 46 (23.59%) jQuery
5 43 (22.05%) JSON
6 34 (17.44%) SOAP
7 31 (15.90%) Hibernate
8 28 (14.36%) Gherkin
8 28 (14.36%) Spring Security
8 28 (14.36%) XHTML
9 26 (13.33%) .NET
10 23 (11.79%) XML
11 21 (10.77%) J2EE
12 20 (10.26%) ASP.NET
12 20 (10.26%) Servlets
13 19 (9.74%) JSP
14 18 (9.23%) LAMP
15 16 (8.21%) ASP.NET MVC
15 16 (8.21%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 36 (18.46%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (11.28%) SWIFT
3 18 (9.23%) Computer Science
4 16 (8.21%) Mobile App
5 7 (3.59%) Replication
6 6 (3.08%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (3.08%) User Experience
7 5 (2.56%) Data Centre
8 4 (2.05%) EPoS
8 4 (2.05%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.54%) Cryptography
9 3 (1.54%) Data Integration
10 2 (1.03%) DataPower
10 2 (1.03%) Digital Media
10 2 (1.03%) Mobile Banking
11 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Storage
11 1 (0.51%) iPad
11 1 (0.51%) iPhone
11 1 (0.51%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 36 (18.46%) Linux
2 28 (14.36%) Unix
3 20 (10.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 18 (9.23%) Windows
5 17 (8.72%) Debian
6 13 (6.67%) Android
7 4 (2.05%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.54%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.51%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (45.64%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (28.72%) Scrum
3 53 (27.18%) Mentoring
4 47 (24.10%) OO
5 38 (19.49%) MVC
6 34 (17.44%) Open Source
6 34 (17.44%) Unit Testing
7 32 (16.41%) BDD
7 32 (16.41%) Continuous Integration
8 31 (15.90%) SOA
8 31 (15.90%) Software Engineering
9 28 (14.36%) Document Management
9 28 (14.36%) User Acceptance Testing
10 25 (12.82%) Coaching
10 25 (12.82%) Project Management
10 25 (12.82%) SDLC
11 21 (10.77%) High Availability
11 21 (10.77%) Web Development
12 16 (8.21%) Defect Management
13 14 (7.18%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 136 (69.74%) Java
2 79 (40.51%) JavaScript
3 39 (20.00%) Python
4 31 (15.90%) SQL
5 25 (12.82%) C#
6 21 (10.77%) Perl
7 16 (8.21%) Shell Script
8 15 (7.69%) C++
9 11 (5.64%) Ruby
10 9 (4.62%) PHP
11 7 (3.59%) ABAP
12 6 (3.08%) PL/SQL
13 4 (2.05%) Objective-C
14 3 (1.54%) PowerShell
14 3 (1.54%) T-SQL
14 3 (1.54%) VBA
15 2 (1.03%) Bash Shell
15 2 (1.03%) Jython
15 2 (1.03%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
15 2 (1.03%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 54 (27.69%) Degree
2 25 (12.82%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.05%) OCA
3 4 (2.05%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (1.03%) ISEB
5 1 (0.51%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (15.38%) QA
2 3 (1.54%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.51%) Docker
2 1 (0.51%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (4.10%) Puppet
2 6 (3.08%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.54%) Ansible
4 2 (1.03%) Oracle Identity Management
4 2 (1.03%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 2 (1.03%) SCOM
4 2 (1.03%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.51%) HP Fortify
5 1 (0.51%) Nagios
5 1 (0.51%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 39 (20.00%) Oracle
2 21 (10.77%) Microsoft
3 15 (7.69%) Fundtech
4 12 (6.15%) SAP
5 11 (5.64%) Google
6 8 (4.10%) IBM
7 6 (3.08%) Rackspace
8 5 (2.56%) Facebook
8 5 (2.56%) Siebel
8 5 (2.56%) Twitter
9 4 (2.05%) Red Hat
10 3 (1.54%) VMware
11 2 (1.03%) Zend
12 1 (0.51%) Adobe
12 1 (0.51%) Apple
12 1 (0.51%) HP
12 1 (0.51%) Lotus
12 1 (0.51%) SolarWinds
Edinburgh
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus bonus and bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Employee Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Edinburgh
Historic Environment Scotland
Posted: 28 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 28 days ago