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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 29 27 20
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -7
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 26 32 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 6.03% 7.02% 9.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.53% 14.81% 16.20%
Number of salaries quoted 24 31 34
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -10.34%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
179 216 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 41.53% 47.37% 58.08%
Number of salaries quoted 151 192 251
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015. 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
Blackburn +1 9 £40,000 +26.98% 1
Blackpool - 7 £32,500 -
Preston +11 3 £35,000 +18.64% 5
Rossendale - 2 £42,500 -
Chorley -1 1 £32,500 -23.52%
Fleetwood - 1 - - 1
Web Services
North West

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 47 (78.33%) .NET
2 45 (75.00%) C#
3 39 (65.00%) SQL Server
4 35 (58.33%) SQL
5 32 (53.33%) VB.NET
5 32 (53.33%) WCF
6 28 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (46.67%) JavaScript
7 25 (41.67%) HTML
8 24 (40.00%) WPF
9 23 (38.33%) CSS
10 21 (35.00%) Java
11 18 (30.00%) XML
12 17 (28.33%) SQL Server 2008
13 15 (25.00%) MVC
13 15 (25.00%) JSON
13 15 (25.00%) Oracle
14 14 (23.33%) Microsoft
15 13 (21.67%) Subversion
15 13 (21.67%) RESTful
16 12 (20.00%) MongoDB
16 12 (20.00%) NoSQL
16 12 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
16 12 (20.00%) .NET Framework
16 12 (20.00%) TDD
16 12 (20.00%) ASP.NET
17 11 (18.33%) SOAP
17 11 (18.33%) Asset Management
17 11 (18.33%) Telecoms
17 11 (18.33%) Billing

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 3 (5.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 3 (5.00%) Apache
1 3 (5.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.33%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.67%) Drupal
3 1 (1.67%) Node.js
3 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (65.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (28.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 12 (20.00%) NoSQL
4 11 (18.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (8.33%) Relational Database
6 4 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (5.00%) MySQL
8 2 (3.33%) SQLBase
8 2 (3.33%) JasperReports
8 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (3.33%) Oracle Database
8 2 (3.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 2 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (3.33%) MS Access
8 2 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (3.33%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 13 (21.67%) Subversion
2 6 (10.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.33%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (3.33%) JBuilder
3 2 (3.33%) Eclipse
3 2 (3.33%) Xcode
3 2 (3.33%) CruiseControl
3 2 (3.33%) Ant
4 1 (1.67%) Selenium
4 1 (1.67%) Cucumber
General
1 11 (18.33%) Telecoms
1 11 (18.33%) Billing
2 4 (6.67%) Retail
2 4 (6.67%) Finance
3 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 51 (85.00%) Developer
2 30 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 17 (28.33%) C# Developer
4 15 (25.00%) Senior Developer
5 13 (21.67%) Senior C# Developer
6 7 (11.67%) SQL Developer
7 6 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (10.00%) WPF Developer
8 4 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
8 4 (6.67%) Software Developer
9 3 (5.00%) Java Developer
9 3 (5.00%) Senior Software Developer
9 3 (5.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 3 (5.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (5.00%) C# Software Developer
10 2 (3.33%) .NET Software Developer
10 2 (3.33%) PHP Developer
10 2 (3.33%) Senior Java Software Engineer
10 2 (3.33%) Oracle Developer
10 2 (3.33%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (78.33%) .NET
2 32 (53.33%) WCF
3 25 (41.67%) HTML
4 24 (40.00%) WPF
5 23 (38.33%) CSS
6 18 (30.00%) XML
7 15 (25.00%) JSON
8 13 (21.67%) RESTful
9 12 (20.00%) .NET Framework
9 12 (20.00%) ASP.NET
10 11 (18.33%) SOAP
11 6 (10.00%) REST
12 5 (8.33%) HTML5
13 4 (6.67%) jQuery
13 4 (6.67%) Ajax
14 3 (5.00%) J2EE
14 3 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
15 2 (3.33%) Grails
15 2 (3.33%) Cocoa Touch
15 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.67%) Mobile App
1 4 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.33%) Open Source
3 1 (1.67%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.67%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.67%) BBC
3 1 (1.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.67%) Windows
1 4 (6.67%) Linux
1 4 (6.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.33%) Android
3 1 (1.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (25.00%) MVC
3 12 (20.00%) TDD
3 12 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (18.33%) Waterfall
4 11 (18.33%) Asset Management
4 11 (18.33%) Performance Tuning
4 11 (18.33%) Mentoring
5 9 (15.00%) OO
6 4 (6.67%) UML
6 4 (6.67%) Software Engineering
6 4 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (5.00%) Web Development
7 3 (5.00%) OOP
7 3 (5.00%) OOA/OOD
7 3 (5.00%) E-Commerce
7 3 (5.00%) Data Modelling
7 3 (5.00%) SOA
7 3 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 45 (75.00%) C#
2 35 (58.33%) SQL
3 32 (53.33%) VB.NET
4 28 (46.67%) JavaScript
5 21 (35.00%) Java
6 5 (8.33%) PHP
7 2 (3.33%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.33%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.33%) VBA
7 2 (3.33%) Objective-C
7 2 (3.33%) VB6
7 2 (3.33%) Groovy
7 2 (3.33%) VB
8 1 (1.67%) Scala
8 1 (1.67%) Ruby
8 1 (1.67%) SAPscript
8 1 (1.67%) VBScript
8 1 (1.67%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 3 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (1.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (3.33%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 15 (25.00%) Oracle
2 14 (23.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.33%) Adobe
3 2 (3.33%) Apple
3 2 (3.33%) GUPTA
4 1 (1.67%) Zend
4 1 (1.67%) SAP
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