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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 15 23 22
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 21 11 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 12.00% 5.67% 10.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 40.38% 17.74% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 20 9 15
Average salary £45,000 £34,000 £20,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.35% +65.85%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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
52 62 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 29.71% 31.96% 56.94%
Number of salaries quoted 40 43 105
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 65 (89.04%) XML
2 53 (72.60%) Project Management
2 53 (72.60%) SQL
3 39 (53.42%) C#
4 37 (50.68%) Software Engineering
5 26 (35.62%) .NET
6 23 (31.51%) VB
6 23 (31.51%) Test Scripting
7 22 (30.14%) Team Foundation Server
7 22 (30.14%) Visual Studio
7 22 (30.14%) SOAP
8 21 (28.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 21 (28.77%) Regression Testing
8 21 (28.77%) Oracle
8 21 (28.77%) Test Strategy
8 21 (28.77%) QA
8 21 (28.77%) User Acceptance Testing
9 20 (27.40%) Automated Testing
9 20 (27.40%) SoapUI
10 13 (17.81%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (17.81%) XSLT
10 13 (17.81%) SOA
10 13 (17.81%) Data Analysis
11 12 (16.44%) MVC
12 11 (15.07%) UDDI
12 11 (15.07%) WSDL
12 11 (15.07%) JavaScript
13 5 (6.85%) WCF
14 4 (5.48%) VB6
14 4 (5.48%) Finance

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 (2.74%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.11%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (2.74%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.74%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (30.14%) Team Foundation Server
1 22 (30.14%) Visual Studio
2 21 (28.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 20 (27.40%) SoapUI
4 2 (2.74%) Ranorex
General
1 4 (5.48%) Finance
Job Titles
1 39 (53.42%) Developer
2 34 (46.58%) Analyst
3 31 (42.47%) Software Developer
4 27 (36.99%) Senior Developer
5 21 (28.77%) Test Analyst
6 19 (26.03%) Senior Software Developer
7 18 (24.66%) Senior Test Analyst
7 18 (24.66%) Senior Analyst
7 18 (24.66%) .NET Developer
8 13 (17.81%) Business Analyst
9 11 (15.07%) .NET Software Developer
10 7 (9.59%) Senior .NET Developer
11 2 (2.74%) Software Engineer
11 2 (2.74%) Senior Software Engineer
12 1 (1.37%) Lead Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (89.04%) XML
2 26 (35.62%) .NET
3 22 (30.14%) SOAP
4 13 (17.81%) XSLT
5 11 (15.07%) UDDI
5 11 (15.07%) WSDL
6 5 (6.85%) WCF
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (72.60%) Project Management
2 37 (50.68%) Software Engineering
3 23 (31.51%) Test Scripting
4 21 (28.77%) Regression Testing
4 21 (28.77%) Test Strategy
4 21 (28.77%) User Acceptance Testing
5 20 (27.40%) Automated Testing
6 13 (17.81%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (17.81%) SOA
6 13 (17.81%) Data Analysis
7 12 (16.44%) MVC
8 2 (2.74%) GAP Analysis
8 2 (2.74%) Automation Testing
8 2 (2.74%) Product Management
8 2 (2.74%) Software Architecture
8 2 (2.74%) Data Mapping
9 1 (1.37%) Software Testing
9 1 (1.37%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 53 (72.60%) SQL
2 39 (53.42%) C#
3 23 (31.51%) VB
4 11 (15.07%) JavaScript
5 4 (5.48%) VB6
5 4 (5.48%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (1.37%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (28.77%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (28.77%) Oracle
2 2 (2.74%) Microsoft
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