The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 32 46 43
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -3
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 96 50 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 6.54% 4.08% 4.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.75% 10.78% 11.88%
Number of salaries quoted 70 27 37
Average salary £41,750 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,440 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,900 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
573 464 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 39.03% 37.85% 35.04%
Number of salaries quoted 399 306 301
Average salary £40,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,450 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Web Services
Scotland

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 1 August 2014.

Web Services Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

1 116 (64.44%) Java
2 83 (46.11%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (43.89%) HTML
4 78 (43.33%) XML
5 74 (41.11%) JavaScript
6 72 (40.00%) RESTful
7 66 (36.67%) SOA
8 62 (34.44%) Hibernate
9 61 (33.89%) JSON
10 55 (30.56%) CSS
11 54 (30.00%) SOAP
12 53 (29.44%) Spring
13 49 (27.22%) SQL
14 48 (26.67%) Scrum
15 46 (25.56%) Document Management
15 46 (25.56%) jQuery
15 46 (25.56%) JBoss
16 45 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
16 45 (25.00%) Open Source
17 44 (24.44%) Jenkins
17 44 (24.44%) Linux
18 42 (23.33%) BDD
19 41 (22.78%) .NET
19 41 (22.78%) C#
20 40 (22.22%) Gherkin
21 39 (21.67%) Unit Testing
22 38 (21.11%) Alfresco
22 38 (21.11%) Selenium
22 38 (21.11%) Oracle
23 33 (18.33%) Software Engineering

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 38 (21.11%) Alfresco
2 27 (15.00%) WebLogic
3 19 (10.56%) Apache
3 19 (10.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 16 (8.89%) Tomcat
5 8 (4.44%) WebSphere
6 7 (3.89%) IIS
7 6 (3.33%) ArcGIS
8 3 (1.67%) CMS
8 3 (1.67%) Drupal
9 2 (1.11%) Adobe CQ
10 1 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (4.44%) GIMP
1 8 (4.44%) MS Excel
1 8 (4.44%) Photoshop
2 6 (3.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.78%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.56%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.56%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.56%) Force.com
2 1 (0.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 31 (17.22%) Internet
2 8 (4.44%) LDAP
2 8 (4.44%) HTTP
3 1 (0.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (13.33%) Relational Database
2 23 (12.78%) Oracle Database
3 21 (11.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 21 (11.67%) SQL Server
4 19 (10.56%) Oracle ODI
5 14 (7.78%) MySQL
5 14 (7.78%) RDBMS
6 13 (7.22%) SQL Server 2008
7 11 (6.11%) NoSQL
8 8 (4.44%) MongoDB
8 8 (4.44%) Big Data
9 7 (3.89%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (1.11%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (1.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 44 (24.44%) Jenkins
2 38 (21.11%) Selenium
3 31 (17.22%) Ant
4 29 (16.11%) Maven
5 25 (13.89%) Artifactory
6 15 (8.33%) Git (software)
7 7 (3.89%) Subversion
8 6 (3.33%) Visual Studio
9 5 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (2.78%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
9 5 (2.78%) Mercurial
9 5 (2.78%) MSBuild
9 5 (2.78%) Eclipse
9 5 (2.78%) InstallShield
10 3 (1.67%) JUnit
10 3 (1.67%) JIRA
11 2 (1.11%) Oracle APEX
11 2 (1.11%) JMeter
11 2 (1.11%) RubyMine
12 1 (0.56%) PhoneGap
General
1 19 (10.56%) Finance
2 7 (3.89%) Banking
3 5 (2.78%) Law
3 5 (2.78%) Legal
3 5 (2.78%) Marketing
4 4 (2.22%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.67%) Games
6 2 (1.11%) Automotive
7 1 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.56%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 111 (61.67%) Developer
2 64 (35.56%) Java Developer
3 39 (21.67%) Senior Developer
4 30 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
5 21 (11.67%) Software Engineer
6 18 (10.00%) Middleware Specialist
7 13 (7.22%) Web Developer
8 12 (6.67%) Team Leader
8 12 (6.67%) Technical Team Leader
8 12 (6.67%) Java Team Leader
9 11 (6.11%) Senior Software Engineer
10 10 (5.56%) Software Developer
11 9 (5.00%) Analyst
12 8 (4.44%) Programmer
13 7 (3.89%) Consultant
13 7 (3.89%) .NET Developer
14 5 (2.78%) GIS Developer
14 5 (2.78%) GIS Consultant
15 4 (2.22%) Technical Leader
15 4 (2.22%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (43.89%) HTML
2 78 (43.33%) XML
3 72 (40.00%) RESTful
4 62 (34.44%) Hibernate
5 61 (33.89%) JSON
6 55 (30.56%) CSS
7 54 (30.00%) SOAP
8 53 (29.44%) Spring
9 46 (25.56%) jQuery
10 41 (22.78%) .NET
11 40 (22.22%) Gherkin
12 29 (16.11%) Ajax
13 27 (15.00%) XSLT
14 26 (14.44%) Middleware
15 25 (13.89%) ASP.NET
15 25 (13.89%) XHTML
15 25 (13.89%) Spring Security
16 23 (12.78%) HTML5
17 17 (9.44%) J2EE
18 15 (8.33%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 45 (25.00%) Open Source
2 18 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 13 (7.22%) GIS
4 9 (5.00%) Management Information System
5 8 (4.44%) PKI
6 5 (2.78%) N-Tier
7 4 (2.22%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.22%) Visualisation
8 3 (1.67%) Social Media
8 3 (1.67%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.11%) E-Learning
9 2 (1.11%) Online Banking
9 2 (1.11%) 3D Graphics
9 2 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.56%) iPad
10 1 (0.56%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.56%) Handset
10 1 (0.56%) FMCG
10 1 (0.56%) iPhone
10 1 (0.56%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 44 (24.44%) Linux
2 15 (8.33%) UNIX
3 11 (6.11%) Windows
4 6 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (2.78%) Mac OS X
5 5 (2.78%) Debian
6 3 (1.67%) Android
7 2 (1.11%) Fedora
7 2 (1.11%) CentOS
7 2 (1.11%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.56%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.56%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.56%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (46.11%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (36.67%) SOA
3 48 (26.67%) Scrum
4 46 (25.56%) Document Management
5 45 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 42 (23.33%) BDD
7 39 (21.67%) Unit Testing
8 33 (18.33%) Software Engineering
9 32 (17.78%) OO
10 29 (16.11%) Automated Testing
11 27 (15.00%) MVC
12 25 (13.89%) User Acceptance Testing
13 20 (11.11%) Web Development
14 19 (10.56%) BPMN
15 17 (9.44%) Business Analysis
16 12 (6.67%) Project Management
17 9 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
17 9 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
18 8 (4.44%) Product Management
18 8 (4.44%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 116 (64.44%) Java
2 74 (41.11%) JavaScript
3 49 (27.22%) SQL
4 41 (22.78%) C#
5 29 (16.11%) Python
6 26 (14.44%) PL/SQL
7 19 (10.56%) XQuery
8 14 (7.78%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 13 (7.22%) Jython
10 11 (6.11%) Ruby
11 8 (4.44%) Shell Script
11 8 (4.44%) Perl
12 5 (2.78%) PHP
13 4 (2.22%) C++
13 4 (2.22%) VB.NET
14 3 (1.67%) T-SQL
15 2 (1.11%) XPath
16 1 (0.56%) Apex Code
16 1 (0.56%) VB
16 1 (0.56%) C
Qualifications
1 30 (16.67%) Degree
2 6 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.67%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.11%) GIAC
5 1 (0.56%) HNC
5 1 (0.56%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.44%) QA
System Software
1 8 (4.44%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (10.56%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 14 (7.78%) Oracle Identity Management
3 2 (1.11%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 46 (25.56%) JBoss
2 38 (21.11%) Oracle
3 21 (11.67%) Microsoft
4 10 (5.56%) Adobe
5 6 (3.33%) VMware
6 5 (2.78%) Reuters
7 3 (1.67%) Facebook
7 3 (1.67%) Twitter
7 3 (1.67%) Zend
7 3 (1.67%) Google
8 2 (1.11%) Greenplum
8 2 (1.11%) Dell
8 2 (1.11%) Informatica
8 2 (1.11%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.56%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (0.56%) Apple
9 1 (0.56%) HP
9 1 (0.56%) IBM
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Career Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Dell (UK)
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Talent International
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus/car/health/pens
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £35,000 to £48,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago