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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 18 18 20
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 14 38 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 9.15% 9.87% 10.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 34.15% 30.65% 32.14%
Number of salaries quoted 14 35 11
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +77.77%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
41 124 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 26.80% 32.21% 33.14%
Number of salaries quoted 30 93 43
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +33.33%
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 4 May 2015.

Web Services Salary Histogram in Halifax

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 33 (91.67%) Project Management
2 29 (80.56%) XML
3 27 (75.00%) SQL
4 26 (72.22%) VB
4 26 (72.22%) C#
4 26 (72.22%) Visual Studio
4 26 (72.22%) Team Foundation Server
5 25 (69.44%) Software Engineering
5 25 (69.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 25 (69.44%) Oracle
6 23 (63.89%) .NET
7 9 (25.00%) Regression Testing
7 9 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (25.00%) Test Scripting
7 9 (25.00%) QA
7 9 (25.00%) SoapUI
7 9 (25.00%) Test Strategy
7 9 (25.00%) Automated Testing
8 2 (5.56%) VB6
8 2 (5.56%) Finance
8 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
8 2 (5.56%) MS Office
8 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
8 2 (5.56%) Ranorex
8 2 (5.56%) Product Management
8 2 (5.56%) WCF
9 1 (2.78%) PHP5
9 1 (2.78%) jQuery
9 1 (2.78%) Data Integration
9 1 (2.78%) JSON

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 1 (2.78%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 26 (72.22%) Visual Studio
1 26 (72.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 25 (69.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 9 (25.00%) SoapUI
4 2 (5.56%) Ranorex
General
1 2 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (75.00%) Developer
2 25 (69.44%) Senior Developer
3 14 (38.89%) .NET Developer
3 14 (38.89%) Senior .NET Developer
4 12 (33.33%) Software Developer
5 11 (30.56%) Senior Software Developer
6 9 (25.00%) Analyst
6 9 (25.00%) Test Analyst
7 7 (19.44%) Senior Analyst
7 7 (19.44%) Senior Test Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) PHP Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (80.56%) XML
2 23 (63.89%) .NET
3 2 (5.56%) WCF
4 1 (2.78%) jQuery
4 1 (2.78%) JSON
4 1 (2.78%) REST
4 1 (2.78%) Laravel
4 1 (2.78%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.78%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (91.67%) Project Management
2 25 (69.44%) Software Engineering
3 9 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 9 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 9 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 9 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 9 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (5.56%) Product Management
5 1 (2.78%) Automation Testing
5 1 (2.78%) OO
5 1 (2.78%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.78%) OOD
5 1 (2.78%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 27 (75.00%) SQL
2 26 (72.22%) VB
2 26 (72.22%) C#
3 2 (5.56%) VB6
4 1 (2.78%) PHP5
4 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.78%) PHP
4 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 25 (69.44%) Oracle
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
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