The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 26 34 23
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -11
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 47 33 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 9.48% 5.81% 8.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.77% 11.19% 18.70%
Number of salaries quoted 45 30 44
Average salary £40,000 £37,250 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.38% +11.19%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Web Services
North West

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 Lancashire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
298 295 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 60.08% 51.94% 48.05%
Number of salaries quoted 254 285 213
Average salary £38,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.46% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Web Services across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Web Services
Salary Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Web Services across the Lancashire region.

Web Services Salary Trend in Lancashire

Web Services
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Web Services across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Web Services Salary Histogram in Lancashire

Web Services
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Burnley - 22 £40,000 - 1
Preston -9 5 £60,000 +55.84% 3
Ormskirk - 5 £31,500 -
Skelmersdale - 2 £37,500 -
Blackburn +5 1 £45,000 +136.84% 1
Newton-le-Willows - 1 £21,000 -
Rossendale - 1 £37,500 - 1
Web Services
North West

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 50 (74.63%) JavaScript
2 45 (67.16%) HTML
3 42 (62.69%) SOAP
3 42 (62.69%) CSS
4 39 (58.21%) .NET
5 38 (56.72%) SQL
6 34 (50.75%) C#
7 33 (49.25%) XML
8 30 (44.78%) SQL Server
9 26 (38.81%) PHP
10 25 (37.31%) HTML5
11 24 (35.82%) E-Commerce
12 22 (32.84%) Retail
12 22 (32.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 21 (31.34%) jQuery
14 20 (29.85%) WCF
14 20 (29.85%) REST
15 18 (26.87%) MVC
15 18 (26.87%) ASP.NET
16 17 (25.37%) Oracle
16 17 (25.37%) T-SQL
17 15 (22.39%) Classic ASP
17 15 (22.39%) .NET Framework
17 15 (22.39%) CSS3
18 14 (20.90%) Agile Software Development
18 14 (20.90%) Microsoft
19 12 (17.91%) WinForms
19 12 (17.91%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 11 (16.42%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 11 (16.42%) Scrum

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 9 (13.43%) ColdFusion
2 3 (4.48%) Node.js
2 3 (4.48%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (4.48%) IIS
2 3 (4.48%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.99%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.49%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (5.97%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (8.96%) Sage 50
2 1 (1.49%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.49%) SaaS
2 1 (1.49%) PaaS
2 1 (1.49%) IaaS
2 1 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.46%) VPN
2 2 (2.99%) SSL
2 2 (2.99%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (44.78%) SQL Server
2 22 (32.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (16.42%) Crystal Reports
4 7 (10.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (8.96%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (8.96%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (4.48%) MongoDB
6 3 (4.48%) Relational Database
6 3 (4.48%) MySQL
7 2 (2.99%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.99%) DB2
7 2 (2.99%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.99%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 9 (13.43%) PowerBuilder
2 8 (11.94%) Visual Studio
3 7 (10.45%) Eclipse
4 5 (7.46%) Subversion
5 2 (2.99%) NUnit
5 2 (2.99%) Bugzilla
5 2 (2.99%) JIRA
5 2 (2.99%) TeamCity
5 2 (2.99%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (2.99%) Rhino Mocks
5 2 (2.99%) Moq
5 2 (2.99%) MSTest
6 1 (1.49%) RSpec
6 1 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (32.84%) Retail
2 6 (8.96%) Back Office
3 3 (4.48%) Finance
4 1 (1.49%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 49 (73.13%) Developer
2 18 (26.87%) Web Developer
3 9 (13.43%) .NET Developer
3 9 (13.43%) C# Developer
4 8 (11.94%) Analyst
5 7 (10.45%) Java Developer
6 6 (8.96%) Systems Analyst
7 5 (7.46%) Senior Developer
7 5 (7.46%) Support Engineer
7 5 (7.46%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (7.46%) Software Support Engineer
7 5 (7.46%) Software Developer
7 5 (7.46%) Software Engineer
7 5 (7.46%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (5.97%) Graduate Developer
8 4 (5.97%) Graduate Java Developer
8 4 (5.97%) Graduate
9 3 (4.48%) Agile .NET Developer
9 3 (4.48%) ScrumMaster
9 3 (4.48%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (67.16%) HTML
2 42 (62.69%) SOAP
2 42 (62.69%) CSS
3 39 (58.21%) .NET
4 33 (49.25%) XML
5 25 (37.31%) HTML5
6 21 (31.34%) jQuery
7 20 (29.85%) WCF
7 20 (29.85%) REST
8 18 (26.87%) ASP.NET
9 15 (22.39%) Classic ASP
9 15 (22.39%) .NET Framework
9 15 (22.39%) CSS3
10 12 (17.91%) WinForms
10 12 (17.91%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 11 (16.42%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 10 (14.93%) WPF
12 10 (14.93%) Silverlight
13 8 (11.94%) ASP.NET Web API
14 4 (5.97%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.45%) Mobile App
2 6 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.99%) Mainframe
3 2 (2.99%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.49%) Social Media
4 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.46%) Windows
1 5 (7.46%) Android
2 4 (5.97%) Linux
3 2 (2.99%) CentOS
3 2 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.99%) UNIX
3 2 (2.99%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (35.82%) E-Commerce
2 18 (26.87%) MVC
3 14 (20.90%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (16.42%) Scrum
5 7 (10.45%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (8.96%) Web Development
6 6 (8.96%) PRINCE
6 6 (8.96%) Project Management
6 6 (8.96%) ITIL
6 6 (8.96%) PRINCE2
7 5 (7.46%) Android Development
7 5 (7.46%) UML
7 5 (7.46%) Kanban
7 5 (7.46%) TDD
8 4 (5.97%) Migration
8 4 (5.97%) SOA
8 4 (5.97%) OOA/OOD
9 3 (4.48%) BDD
9 3 (4.48%) Mobile Application Development
9 3 (4.48%) OO
Programming Languages
1 50 (74.63%) JavaScript
2 38 (56.72%) SQL
3 34 (50.75%) C#
4 26 (38.81%) PHP
5 17 (25.37%) T-SQL
6 8 (11.94%) C
6 8 (11.94%) VB.NET
6 8 (11.94%) Java
7 6 (8.96%) Uniface
7 6 (8.96%) C++
8 5 (7.46%) VB
8 5 (7.46%) VB6
9 4 (5.97%) Python
10 2 (2.99%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.99%) COBOL
11 1 (1.49%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (4.48%) Degree
2 1 (1.49%) ISEB
2 1 (1.49%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) Puppet
1 1 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (25.37%) Oracle
2 14 (20.90%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.96%) Sage
4 2 (2.99%) Open Text
4 2 (2.99%) IBM
4 2 (2.99%) Red Hat
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