The first table below looks at the demand for WSE skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSE over the 3 months to 25 July 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 England region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services Enhancements (WSE)
Rank 863 838 858
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +20
Permanent jobs citing WSE 11 7 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.010% 0.007% 0.022%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.026% 0.017% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 24
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% -21.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £38,500 £40,750
10% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £46,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-31.57% +18.75%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
42812 40622 46171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 39.09% 39.89% 41.50%
Number of salaries quoted 36722 35488 41099
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
WSE
UK

WSE
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WSE across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WSE Jobs Demand Trend in England

WSE
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WSE across the England region.

WSE Salary Trend in England

WSE
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSE within the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Yorkshire - 5 £29,500 -
East of England -2 4 £32,500 -
South East -14 2 £35,500 -25.26%
WSE
UK

WSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing WSE 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 WSE.

1 17 (100.00%) .NET
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 17 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 17 (100.00%) Web Services
2 16 (94.12%) Microsoft
2 16 (94.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (82.35%) SQL Server 2005
4 13 (76.47%) MS Excel
4 13 (76.47%) C#
4 13 (76.47%) SQL
5 12 (70.59%) T-SQL
5 12 (70.59%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (64.71%) WCF
6 11 (64.71%) WinForms
7 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (58.82%) Visual Studio
7 10 (58.82%) NHS
7 10 (58.82%) DTV
8 5 (29.41%) JSON
9 4 (23.53%) RESTful
9 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 4 (23.53%) MVC
9 4 (23.53%) N-Tier
9 4 (23.53%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 4 (23.53%) WPF
9 4 (23.53%) LINQ
10 3 (17.65%) jQuery
10 3 (17.65%) OO
10 3 (17.65%) JavaScript

WSE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing WSE 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 WSE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 13 (76.47%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (94.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (82.35%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 12 (70.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (58.82%) Visual Studio
3 2 (11.76%) Subversion
3 2 (11.76%) MSTest
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) C# Developer
3 6 (35.29%) Software Developer
3 6 (35.29%) .NET Developer
4 5 (29.41%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Web Developer
5 2 (11.76%) .NET Web Developer
5 2 (11.76%) C# Web Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
1 17 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 17 (100.00%) Web Services
2 11 (64.71%) WinForms
2 11 (64.71%) WCF
3 5 (29.41%) JSON
4 4 (23.53%) RESTful
4 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 4 (23.53%) WPF
4 4 (23.53%) LINQ
5 3 (17.65%) jQuery
6 1 (5.88%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) NHS
1 10 (58.82%) DTV
2 4 (23.53%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (23.53%) MVC
3 3 (17.65%) OO
4 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (11.76%) Refactoring
4 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) C#
1 13 (76.47%) SQL
2 12 (70.59%) T-SQL
3 4 (23.53%) FoxPro (VFP)
4 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 16 (94.12%) Microsoft