The table below looks at the statistics 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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services Enhancements (WSE)
Rank 863 832 859
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +27
Permanent jobs citing WSE 10 20 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.009% 0.020% 0.029%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.025% 0.050% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 10 16 32
Average salary £37,250 £40,000 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.87% -25.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £30,000 £40,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,250 £32,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+14.61% -31.57%
WSE
UK

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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
40284 39862 45219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 37.77% 40.03% 40.82%
Number of salaries quoted 34160 34841 39973
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WSE across the England region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

WSE Salary Histogram 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 23 September 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
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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
South East -7 9 £45,000 -
Yorkshire -45 1 £29,500 -9.23%
WSE
UK

WSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 21 (95.45%) Microsoft
2 13 (59.09%) .NET
2 13 (59.09%) SQL Server
2 13 (59.09%) ASP.NET
2 13 (59.09%) Web Services
3 12 (54.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (45.45%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (40.91%) CCSA
5 9 (40.91%) JNCIA
5 9 (40.91%) Windows
5 9 (40.91%) C#
5 9 (40.91%) SQL
5 9 (40.91%) MS Excel
5 9 (40.91%) CCNA
5 9 (40.91%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (36.36%) T-SQL
6 8 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (31.82%) WCF
7 7 (31.82%) WinForms
8 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (27.27%) NHS
8 6 (27.27%) DTV
8 6 (27.27%) Visual Studio
9 4 (18.18%) N-Tier
10 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
10 3 (13.64%) OO
10 3 (13.64%) jQuery
11 2 (9.09%) MSTest
11 2 (9.09%) Refactoring
11 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing

WSE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 9 (40.91%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (59.09%) SQL Server
2 12 (54.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (45.45%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 8 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (27.27%) Visual Studio
3 2 (9.09%) Subversion
3 2 (9.09%) MSTest
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Developer
2 7 (31.82%) C# Developer
3 6 (27.27%) Software Developer
3 6 (27.27%) .NET Developer
4 5 (22.73%) Escalation Engineer
4 5 (22.73%) C# Software Developer
4 5 (22.73%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (9.09%) Web Developer
5 2 (9.09%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (9.09%) .NET Web Developer
5 2 (9.09%) C# Web Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Developer
5 2 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (4.55%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (59.09%) .NET
1 13 (59.09%) ASP.NET
1 13 (59.09%) Web Services
2 7 (31.82%) WinForms
2 7 (31.82%) WCF
3 3 (13.64%) jQuery
4 1 (4.55%) Ajax
4 1 (4.55%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) NHS
1 6 (27.27%) DTV
2 4 (18.18%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (13.64%) OO
3 2 (9.09%) Refactoring
3 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
3 2 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.55%) Coaching
4 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.55%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) C#
1 9 (40.91%) SQL
2 8 (36.36%) T-SQL
3 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) CCNA
1 9 (40.91%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (40.91%) CCSA
1 9 (40.91%) JNCIA
Vendors
1 21 (95.45%) Microsoft