The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 74 49 48
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -1
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 22 46 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.84% 3.85% 4.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.19% 11.03% 11.31%
Number of salaries quoted 17 37 44
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £34,000 £36,450
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £70,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
Web Services
East of England

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 Essex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
424 417 398
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 35.51% 34.90% 35.35%
Number of salaries quoted 329 376 359
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Web Services
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Web Services Salary Trend in Essex

Web Services
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Web Services across the Essex region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Web Services Salary Histogram in Essex

Web Services
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the Essex region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
Brentwood -13 4 £45,000 - 1
Braintree - 4 - -
Southend-on-Sea -5 3 £40,000 +2.56%
Witham - 2 £37,500 -
Web Services
East of England

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 34 (56.67%) SQL
2 28 (46.67%) .NET
3 27 (45.00%) C#
4 26 (43.33%) JavaScript
4 26 (43.33%) SQL Server
4 26 (43.33%) ASP.NET
5 25 (41.67%) MVC
6 23 (38.33%) HTML
7 21 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (31.67%) XML
9 17 (28.33%) Linux
10 15 (25.00%) Windows
10 15 (25.00%) WCF
11 14 (23.33%) CSS
11 14 (23.33%) Microsoft
12 13 (21.67%) KnockoutJS
12 13 (21.67%) ASP.NET Web API
13 12 (20.00%) Degree
13 12 (20.00%) Software Engineering
13 12 (20.00%) SOAP
14 11 (18.33%) ASP.NET MVC
15 10 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
15 10 (16.67%) SDLC
15 10 (16.67%) Visual Studio
16 9 (15.00%) PHP
16 9 (15.00%) MCSE
16 9 (15.00%) SharePoint
16 9 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
16 9 (15.00%) Finance
16 9 (15.00%) NUnit

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 9 (15.00%) SharePoint
2 8 (13.33%) Apache
3 5 (8.33%) MS Exchange
4 4 (6.67%) CMS
4 4 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (3.33%) IIS
5 2 (3.33%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (3.33%) Node.js
Applications
1 7 (11.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.67%) MS Visio
2 4 (6.67%) Mingle
3 2 (3.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (8.33%) Office 365
4 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.33%) VoIP
1 5 (8.33%) HTTP
1 5 (8.33%) SNMP
1 5 (8.33%) TCP/IP
1 5 (8.33%) DNS
1 5 (8.33%) SAN
1 5 (8.33%) Firewall
2 4 (6.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (43.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.33%) MySQL
3 7 (11.67%) Firebird
4 4 (6.67%) RavenDB
4 4 (6.67%) Neo4j
4 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 9 (15.00%) NUnit
2 9 (15.00%) TeamCity
2 9 (15.00%) Git (software)
2 9 (15.00%) Moq
2 9 (15.00%) SpecFlow
3 8 (13.33%) Octopus Deploy
4 5 (8.33%) NSubstitute
4 5 (8.33%) NCrunch
4 5 (8.33%) SoapUI
4 5 (8.33%) NCover
4 5 (8.33%) StyleCop
4 5 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (8.33%) Mercurial
4 5 (8.33%) CruiseControl
4 5 (8.33%) Subversion
4 5 (8.33%) JIRA
4 5 (8.33%) ReSharper
4 5 (8.33%) Selenium
5 4 (6.67%) MSTest
General
1 9 (15.00%) Finance
2 5 (8.33%) Games
3 4 (6.67%) Retail
4 3 (5.00%) Advertising
5 1 (1.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 38 (63.33%) Developer
2 16 (26.67%) .NET Developer
3 8 (13.33%) C# Developer
3 8 (13.33%) Software Engineer
3 8 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (11.67%) Senior Developer
4 7 (11.67%) Analyst
5 6 (10.00%) Junior
5 6 (10.00%) Junior Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Software Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Web Developer
6 5 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Junior C# .NET Developer
7 4 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Agile .NET Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Programmer
7 4 (6.67%) Business Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) Business Systems Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
7 4 (6.67%) Junior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (46.67%) .NET
2 26 (43.33%) ASP.NET
3 23 (38.33%) HTML
4 19 (31.67%) XML
5 15 (25.00%) WCF
6 14 (23.33%) CSS
7 13 (21.67%) KnockoutJS
7 13 (21.67%) ASP.NET Web API
8 12 (20.00%) SOAP
9 11 (18.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (15.00%) AngularJS
11 8 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 8 (13.33%) jQuery
11 8 (13.33%) RESTful
12 7 (11.67%) Ext JS
13 6 (10.00%) XSD
13 6 (10.00%) HTML5
13 6 (10.00%) REST
14 5 (8.33%) StructureMap
14 5 (8.33%) AppFabric
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.33%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.67%) FMCG
3 1 (1.67%) iPhone
3 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 17 (28.33%) Linux
2 15 (25.00%) Windows
3 5 (8.33%) Windows 8
3 5 (8.33%) Mac OS X
3 5 (8.33%) Ubuntu
3 5 (8.33%) Windows 7
4 4 (6.67%) CentOS
5 1 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (41.67%) MVC
2 21 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 10 (16.67%) SDLC
5 9 (15.00%) Unit Testing
6 7 (11.67%) Network Management
6 7 (11.67%) Asset Management
7 6 (10.00%) Project Management
7 6 (10.00%) Test Scripting
8 5 (8.33%) Web Development
8 5 (8.33%) Waterfall
8 5 (8.33%) ITIL
8 5 (8.33%) PRINCE2
8 5 (8.33%) TDD
8 5 (8.33%) Workflow
8 5 (8.33%) Infrastructure Management
9 4 (6.67%) Analytics
9 4 (6.67%) Content Management
9 4 (6.67%) UML
9 4 (6.67%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 34 (56.67%) SQL
2 27 (45.00%) C#
3 26 (43.33%) JavaScript
4 9 (15.00%) PHP
5 8 (13.33%) PowerShell
5 8 (13.33%) Perl
6 7 (11.67%) C++
6 7 (11.67%) T-SQL
6 7 (11.67%) C
6 7 (11.67%) Python
6 7 (11.67%) Shell Script
7 5 (8.33%) XPath
8 4 (6.67%) Java
9 2 (3.33%) VB.NET
9 2 (3.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (20.00%) Degree
2 9 (15.00%) MCSE
2 9 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (8.33%) MCSA
4 4 (6.67%) MCTS
4 4 (6.67%) MCSD
5 3 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.33%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.33%) ISEB
7 1 (1.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (8.33%) VMware ESX
2 5 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (8.33%) Hyper-V
2 5 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (8.33%) Nagios
1 5 (8.33%) Backup Exec
2 4 (6.67%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (1.67%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.67%) Puppet
3 1 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (23.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.33%) Citrix
2 5 (8.33%) Cisco
2 5 (8.33%) Sophos
2 5 (8.33%) VMware
2 5 (8.33%) WatchGuard
3 4 (6.67%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.67%) EPiServer