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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 4 21 29
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +8
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 52 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 35.37% 7.09% 5.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 70.27% 19.23% 11.58%
Number of salaries quoted 52 9 1
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
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 52 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 50.34% 36.88% 48.97%
Number of salaries quoted 74 47 80
Average salary £35,000 £32,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.87% -6.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 1 October 2014.

Web Services Salary Histogram in Halifax

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 87 (91.58%) XML
2 66 (69.47%) SQL
3 57 (60.00%) Project Management
4 51 (53.68%) SOAP
5 48 (50.53%) C#
6 42 (44.21%) .NET
6 42 (44.21%) Software Engineering
7 29 (30.53%) Test Scripting
8 27 (28.42%) QA
8 27 (28.42%) Test Strategy
8 27 (28.42%) Regression Testing
9 26 (27.37%) User Acceptance Testing
10 24 (25.26%) Automated Testing
11 22 (23.16%) Agile Software Development
11 22 (23.16%) MVC
12 18 (18.95%) SOA
12 18 (18.95%) XSLT
13 17 (17.89%) UDDI
13 17 (17.89%) WSDL
13 17 (17.89%) JavaScript
13 17 (17.89%) Data Analysis
14 14 (14.74%) VB
14 14 (14.74%) Oracle
15 13 (13.68%) Visual Studio
16 11 (11.58%) SoapUI
17 10 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
18 9 (9.47%) WCF
18 9 (9.47%) VB6
18 9 (9.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
19 8 (8.42%) Finance

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 3 (3.16%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.37%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.21%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (3.16%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.11%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.11%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.11%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (13.68%) Visual Studio
2 11 (11.58%) SoapUI
3 10 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (9.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (2.11%) ReSharper
6 1 (1.05%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 8 (8.42%) Finance
2 2 (2.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 40 (42.11%) Developer
2 32 (33.68%) Software Developer
3 31 (32.63%) Analyst
4 19 (20.00%) .NET Developer
5 18 (18.95%) Senior Developer
5 18 (18.95%) Business Analyst
6 17 (17.89%) .NET Software Developer
7 13 (13.68%) Senior Test Engineer
7 13 (13.68%) Test Analyst
7 13 (13.68%) Test Engineer
8 12 (12.63%) Software Engineer
8 12 (12.63%) Senior Software Developer
9 11 (11.58%) Senior Test Analyst
9 11 (11.58%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (4.21%) Senior Software Engineer
11 2 (2.11%) Junior
11 2 (2.11%) Senior .NET Developer
11 2 (2.11%) Junior Developer
11 2 (2.11%) Java Developer
11 2 (2.11%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (91.58%) XML
2 51 (53.68%) SOAP
3 42 (44.21%) .NET
4 18 (18.95%) XSLT
5 17 (17.89%) UDDI
5 17 (17.89%) WSDL
6 9 (9.47%) WCF
7 3 (3.16%) .NET Framework
8 2 (2.11%) J2EE
8 2 (2.11%) HTML
8 2 (2.11%) Spring
9 1 (1.05%) jQuery
9 1 (1.05%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (1.05%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.05%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (60.00%) Project Management
2 42 (44.21%) Software Engineering
3 29 (30.53%) Test Scripting
4 27 (28.42%) Test Strategy
4 27 (28.42%) Regression Testing
5 26 (27.37%) User Acceptance Testing
6 24 (25.26%) Automated Testing
7 22 (23.16%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (23.16%) MVC
8 18 (18.95%) SOA
9 17 (17.89%) Data Analysis
10 4 (4.21%) Automation Testing
11 3 (3.16%) Software Testing
11 3 (3.16%) TDD
12 2 (2.11%) UML
12 2 (2.11%) OOA/OOD
12 2 (2.11%) RUP
12 2 (2.11%) Asset Management
12 2 (2.11%) GAP Analysis
12 2 (2.11%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 66 (69.47%) SQL
2 48 (50.53%) C#
3 17 (17.89%) JavaScript
4 14 (14.74%) VB
5 9 (9.47%) VB6
6 4 (4.21%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.11%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.11%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.11%) Java
8 1 (1.05%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (3.16%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (28.42%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (14.74%) Oracle
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