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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 7 20 31
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +11
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 39 12 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 18.75% 7.02% 6.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 52.70% 20.69% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 39 11 7
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% +13.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,000 £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
74 58 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 35.58% 33.92% 58.33%
Number of salaries quoted 61 51 123
Average salary £35,000 £30,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.75% -12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
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 25 November 2014.

Web Services Salary Histogram in Halifax

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 86 (95.56%) XML
2 67 (74.44%) SQL
3 55 (61.11%) Project Management
4 46 (51.11%) C#
5 41 (45.56%) Software Engineering
6 39 (43.33%) SOAP
7 33 (36.67%) .NET
8 25 (27.78%) Test Scripting
9 23 (25.56%) QA
9 23 (25.56%) MVC
9 23 (25.56%) Regression Testing
9 23 (25.56%) Test Strategy
10 22 (24.44%) User Acceptance Testing
11 21 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
12 20 (22.22%) Automated Testing
12 20 (22.22%) JavaScript
12 20 (22.22%) SOA
12 20 (22.22%) UDDI
12 20 (22.22%) WSDL
12 20 (22.22%) XSLT
13 19 (21.11%) VB
13 19 (21.11%) Data Analysis
14 17 (18.89%) Oracle
15 16 (17.78%) Visual Studio
15 16 (17.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 16 (17.78%) Team Foundation Server
16 14 (15.56%) SoapUI
17 7 (7.78%) WCF
17 7 (7.78%) VB6
18 6 (6.67%) Finance

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.22%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.11%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.44%) SQL Server
1 4 (4.44%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.22%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.22%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 16 (17.78%) Visual Studio
1 16 (17.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 16 (17.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (15.56%) SoapUI
3 2 (2.22%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.11%) Ranorex
4 1 (1.11%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 6 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 46 (51.11%) Developer
2 42 (46.67%) Software Developer
3 36 (40.00%) Analyst
4 23 (25.56%) Senior Developer
5 21 (23.33%) .NET Developer
6 20 (22.22%) Senior Software Developer
6 20 (22.22%) Business Analyst
6 20 (22.22%) .NET Software Developer
7 16 (17.78%) Test Analyst
8 13 (14.44%) Senior Analyst
8 13 (14.44%) Senior Test Analyst
9 6 (6.67%) Senior Test Engineer
9 6 (6.67%) Test Engineer
10 3 (3.33%) Senior Software Engineer
10 3 (3.33%) Software Engineer
11 2 (2.22%) Junior
11 2 (2.22%) Junior Developer
11 2 (2.22%) Lead Test Analyst
12 1 (1.11%) Test Leader
12 1 (1.11%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (95.56%) XML
2 39 (43.33%) SOAP
3 33 (36.67%) .NET
4 20 (22.22%) XSLT
4 20 (22.22%) UDDI
4 20 (22.22%) WSDL
5 7 (7.78%) WCF
6 1 (1.11%) J2EE
6 1 (1.11%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (61.11%) Project Management
2 41 (45.56%) Software Engineering
3 25 (27.78%) Test Scripting
4 23 (25.56%) Regression Testing
4 23 (25.56%) MVC
4 23 (25.56%) Test Strategy
5 22 (24.44%) User Acceptance Testing
6 21 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (22.22%) SOA
7 20 (22.22%) Automated Testing
8 19 (21.11%) Data Analysis
9 4 (4.44%) Automation Testing
10 3 (3.33%) Software Testing
10 3 (3.33%) TDD
11 2 (2.22%) GAP Analysis
11 2 (2.22%) Data Mapping
11 2 (2.22%) Product Management
11 2 (2.22%) Software Architecture
12 1 (1.11%) OOA/OOD
12 1 (1.11%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 67 (74.44%) SQL
2 46 (51.11%) C#
3 20 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 19 (21.11%) VB
5 7 (7.78%) VB6
6 4 (4.44%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (3.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (25.56%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (18.89%) Oracle
2 1 (1.11%) Microsoft
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