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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 11 4 20
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +16
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 25 53 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 14.45% 30.29% 5.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 39.06% 60.23% 15.22%
Number of salaries quoted 24 53 6
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +34.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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
64 88 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 36.99% 50.29% 37.10%
Number of salaries quoted 48 86 41
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 31 August 2015.

Web Services Salary Histogram in Halifax

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 39 (92.86%) XML
2 28 (66.67%) SQL
3 27 (64.29%) .NET
3 27 (64.29%) C#
3 27 (64.29%) Project Management
4 26 (61.90%) Software Engineering
4 26 (61.90%) VB
4 26 (61.90%) Oracle
4 26 (61.90%) Visual Studio
4 26 (61.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 26 (61.90%) Team Foundation Server
5 14 (33.33%) SOAP
6 12 (28.57%) E-Commerce
6 12 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 12 (28.57%) Retail
6 12 (28.57%) jQuery
6 12 (28.57%) Data Integration
6 12 (28.57%) REST
7 11 (26.19%) Laravel
7 11 (26.19%) PHP5
7 11 (26.19%) JSON
7 11 (26.19%) MVC
7 11 (26.19%) PHP
7 11 (26.19%) MySQL
7 11 (26.19%) OOD
7 11 (26.19%) OO
8 10 (23.81%) OOP
8 10 (23.81%) CMS
8 10 (23.81%) LAMP
9 7 (16.67%) WCF

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 10 (23.81%) CMS
2 1 (2.38%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) HTTP
1 1 (2.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (26.19%) MySQL
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 26 (61.90%) Visual Studio
1 26 (61.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 26 (61.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.76%) SoapUI
2 2 (4.76%) Selenium
3 1 (2.38%) Ranorex
3 1 (2.38%) LoadUI
3 1 (2.38%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.38%) HP UFT
3 1 (2.38%) LoadRunner
3 1 (2.38%) JMeter
General
1 12 (28.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 40 (95.24%) Developer
2 25 (59.52%) Software Developer
3 20 (47.62%) Senior Developer
4 17 (40.48%) Senior Software Developer
5 11 (26.19%) PHP Developer
6 4 (9.52%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 3 (7.14%) .NET Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Automation Test Analyst
9 1 (2.38%) Front-End Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Windows Engineer
9 1 (2.38%) Automation Analyst
9 1 (2.38%) .NET Software Developer
9 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Trainer
9 1 (2.38%) Analyst
9 1 (2.38%) Test Analyst
9 1 (2.38%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (92.86%) XML
2 27 (64.29%) .NET
3 14 (33.33%) SOAP
4 12 (28.57%) jQuery
4 12 (28.57%) REST
5 11 (26.19%) Laravel
5 11 (26.19%) JSON
6 10 (23.81%) LAMP
7 7 (16.67%) WCF
7 7 (16.67%) WPF
8 1 (2.38%) HTML
8 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET
8 1 (2.38%) CSS
8 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (2.38%) CSS3
8 1 (2.38%) RESTful
8 1 (2.38%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 12 (28.57%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.38%) User Experience
2 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.38%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (64.29%) Project Management
2 26 (61.90%) Software Engineering
3 12 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 11 (26.19%) OOD
4 11 (26.19%) OO
4 11 (26.19%) MVC
5 10 (23.81%) OOP
6 1 (2.38%) ETL
6 1 (2.38%) Migration
6 1 (2.38%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.38%) Automated Testing
6 1 (2.38%) Regression Testing
6 1 (2.38%) Software Testing
6 1 (2.38%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.38%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.38%) Load Testing
6 1 (2.38%) Security Testing
6 1 (2.38%) Web Testing
6 1 (2.38%) Test Scripting
6 1 (2.38%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 28 (66.67%) SQL
2 27 (64.29%) C#
3 26 (61.90%) VB
4 12 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 11 (26.19%) PHP
5 11 (26.19%) PHP5
6 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.38%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (2.38%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (61.90%) Oracle
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.38%) HP
2 1 (2.38%) VMware
2 1 (2.38%) Google