The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 8 25 24
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -1
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 30 9 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 15.54% 4.97% 8.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 47.62% 16.67% 14.18%
Number of salaries quoted 30 8 12
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +24.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £30,250 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £34,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Web Services
West Yorkshire

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 Halifax region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
63 54 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 32.64% 29.83% 59.03%
Number of salaries quoted 50 43 121
Average salary £37,500 £33,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £21,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,000 £40,285
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Web Services
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Web Services Salary Trend in Halifax

Web Services
Salary Histogram in Halifax

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Web Services across the Halifax region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Web Services Salary Histogram in Halifax

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 74 (91.36%) XML
2 62 (76.54%) SQL
3 55 (67.90%) Project Management
4 43 (53.09%) C#
5 41 (50.62%) Software Engineering
6 30 (37.04%) .NET
7 29 (35.80%) SOAP
8 23 (28.40%) Test Scripting
9 21 (25.93%) VB
9 21 (25.93%) Regression Testing
9 21 (25.93%) QA
9 21 (25.93%) User Acceptance Testing
9 21 (25.93%) Test Strategy
10 19 (23.46%) Oracle
10 19 (23.46%) Automated Testing
11 18 (22.22%) Visual Studio
11 18 (22.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 18 (22.22%) MVC
11 18 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
11 18 (22.22%) SoapUI
12 17 (20.99%) XSLT
12 17 (20.99%) SOA
12 17 (20.99%) Agile Software Development
12 17 (20.99%) Data Analysis
13 16 (19.75%) JavaScript
13 16 (19.75%) UDDI
13 16 (19.75%) WSDL
14 5 (6.17%) Finance
14 5 (6.17%) VB6
14 5 (6.17%) WCF

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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.

Applications
1 2 (2.47%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.94%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (2.47%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.47%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (22.22%) Visual Studio
1 18 (22.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 18 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
1 18 (22.22%) SoapUI
2 2 (2.47%) Ranorex
General
1 5 (6.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 42 (51.85%) Developer
2 36 (44.44%) Analyst
2 36 (44.44%) Software Developer
3 26 (32.10%) Senior Developer
4 20 (24.69%) .NET Developer
4 20 (24.69%) Senior Software Developer
5 19 (23.46%) Test Analyst
6 17 (20.99%) Business Analyst
7 16 (19.75%) Senior Analyst
7 16 (19.75%) Senior Test Analyst
7 16 (19.75%) .NET Software Developer
8 4 (4.94%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (3.70%) Senior Software Engineer
9 3 (3.70%) Software Engineer
10 1 (1.23%) Test Engineer
10 1 (1.23%) Senior Test Engineer
10 1 (1.23%) Lead Test Analyst
10 1 (1.23%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (91.36%) XML
2 30 (37.04%) .NET
3 29 (35.80%) SOAP
4 17 (20.99%) XSLT
5 16 (19.75%) UDDI
5 16 (19.75%) WSDL
6 5 (6.17%) WCF
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (67.90%) Project Management
2 41 (50.62%) Software Engineering
3 23 (28.40%) Test Scripting
4 21 (25.93%) User Acceptance Testing
4 21 (25.93%) Test Strategy
4 21 (25.93%) Regression Testing
5 19 (23.46%) Automated Testing
6 18 (22.22%) MVC
7 17 (20.99%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (20.99%) SOA
7 17 (20.99%) Data Analysis
8 3 (3.70%) Automation Testing
9 2 (2.47%) Data Mapping
9 2 (2.47%) Product Management
9 2 (2.47%) Software Architecture
9 2 (2.47%) Software Testing
9 2 (2.47%) TDD
9 2 (2.47%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 62 (76.54%) SQL
2 43 (53.09%) C#
3 21 (25.93%) VB
4 16 (19.75%) JavaScript
5 5 (6.17%) VB6
6 4 (4.94%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (2.47%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (25.93%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (23.46%) Oracle
2 2 (2.47%) Microsoft
Halifax
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Posted: 9 days ago
Halifax
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Private Healthcare, Life Insurance
Posted: 13 days ago