The first table below looks at the demand 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Lancashire region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 29 20 20
Rank change year-on-year
-9 0
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 32 46 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 6.99% 9.58% 10.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.68% 16.31% 21.50%
Number of salaries quoted 31 34 65
Average salary £32,500 £36,250 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.34% +15.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £28,100 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £51,750 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,100
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.57%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
218 282 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 47.60% 58.75% 50.16%
Number of salaries quoted 195 250 301
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Web Services
North West

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 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Blackburn +3 6 £31,500 -21.25% 2
Chorley +2 3 £42,500 +28.78%
Preston -13 3 £29,500 -37.89%
Skelmersdale - 1 £31,500 -
Newton-le-Willows - 1 £21,500 -
Web Services
North West

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 46 (75.41%) JavaScript
2 43 (70.49%) HTML
3 35 (57.38%) SQL
3 35 (57.38%) SQL Server
4 34 (55.74%) .NET
5 31 (50.82%) ASP.NET
6 30 (49.18%) C#
7 27 (44.26%) XML
8 26 (42.62%) CSS
8 26 (42.62%) Microsoft
9 24 (39.34%) Degree
10 22 (36.07%) SOAP
11 20 (32.79%) SQL Server 2008
12 18 (29.51%) Oracle
13 17 (27.87%) Java
14 16 (26.23%) jQuery
15 15 (24.59%) PHP
16 14 (22.95%) VB.NET
16 14 (22.95%) MVC
17 13 (21.31%) HTML5
18 12 (19.67%) Agile Software Development
18 12 (19.67%) Web Development
19 11 (18.03%) Management Information System
19 11 (18.03%) MySQL
20 10 (16.39%) Hibernate
20 10 (16.39%) Spring
20 10 (16.39%) ASP.NET MVC
20 10 (16.39%) REST
21 9 (14.75%) Ajax
21 9 (14.75%) JSP

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 8 (13.11%) IIS
2 7 (11.48%) ColdFusion
3 5 (8.20%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.28%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (3.28%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.28%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (3.28%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.28%) Jetty
Applications
1 8 (13.11%) MS Office
2 2 (3.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (57.38%) SQL Server
2 20 (32.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (18.03%) MySQL
4 7 (11.48%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (9.84%) Oracle Database
6 5 (8.20%) Relational Database
7 4 (6.56%) MongoDB
7 4 (6.56%) NoSQL
8 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (4.92%) RDBMS
9 2 (3.28%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (1.64%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (11.48%) PowerBuilder
2 5 (8.20%) Visual Studio
2 5 (8.20%) NUnit
3 4 (6.56%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (6.56%) TeamCity
3 4 (6.56%) MSTest
3 4 (6.56%) Rhino Mocks
3 4 (6.56%) Moq
4 3 (4.92%) Eclipse
4 3 (4.92%) MyEclipse
5 2 (3.28%) JIRA
5 2 (3.28%) Bugzilla
General
1 5 (8.20%) Finance
2 2 (3.28%) Retail
Job Titles
1 48 (78.69%) Developer
2 12 (19.67%) .NET Developer
3 11 (18.03%) Java Developer
4 10 (16.39%) Graduate
4 10 (16.39%) Graduate Developer
5 8 (13.11%) Report Writer
5 8 (13.11%) SQL Developer
5 8 (13.11%) Software Developer
6 6 (9.84%) Development Manager
7 5 (8.20%) IT Development Manager
7 5 (8.20%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 4 (6.56%) Graduate Java Developer
8 4 (6.56%) Java Software Engineer
8 4 (6.56%) Software Engineer
9 3 (4.92%) Technical Architect
9 3 (4.92%) Web Developer
9 3 (4.92%) Architect
9 3 (4.92%) Java Architect
10 2 (3.28%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 2 (3.28%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (70.49%) HTML
2 34 (55.74%) .NET
3 31 (50.82%) ASP.NET
4 27 (44.26%) XML
5 26 (42.62%) CSS
6 22 (36.07%) SOAP
7 16 (26.23%) jQuery
8 13 (21.31%) HTML5
9 10 (16.39%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (16.39%) REST
9 10 (16.39%) Spring
9 10 (16.39%) Hibernate
10 9 (14.75%) JSP
10 9 (14.75%) Ajax
11 7 (11.48%) Java EE
11 7 (11.48%) WCF
11 7 (11.48%) Struts
12 6 (9.84%) XSLT
12 6 (9.84%) RESTful
13 5 (8.20%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.03%) Management Information System
2 7 (11.48%) Inversion of Control
2 7 (11.48%) Mobile App
3 4 (6.56%) W3C
4 3 (4.92%) Open Source
5 1 (1.64%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (22.95%) MVC
2 12 (19.67%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (19.67%) Web Development
3 8 (13.11%) Unit Testing
3 8 (13.11%) TDD
4 7 (11.48%) Scrum
4 7 (11.48%) Process Management
4 7 (11.48%) Dependency Injection
5 6 (9.84%) E-Commerce
5 6 (9.84%) SOA
5 6 (9.84%) OO
6 5 (8.20%) UML
6 5 (8.20%) Business Continuity
6 5 (8.20%) Data Protection
6 5 (8.20%) Web Application Development
6 5 (8.20%) Information Security
7 4 (6.56%) Software Engineering
7 4 (6.56%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (6.56%) Kanban
8 3 (4.92%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 46 (75.41%) JavaScript
2 35 (57.38%) SQL
3 30 (49.18%) C#
4 17 (27.87%) Java
5 15 (24.59%) PHP
6 14 (22.95%) VB.NET
7 7 (11.48%) VB
8 6 (9.84%) PL/SQL
9 5 (8.20%) T-SQL
10 3 (4.92%) Scala
11 2 (3.28%) Python
11 2 (3.28%) Delphi
12 1 (1.64%) C
12 1 (1.64%) VBScript
12 1 (1.64%) VB6
12 1 (1.64%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 24 (39.34%) Degree
2 3 (4.92%) SC Cleared
2 3 (4.92%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.92%) MCP
2 3 (4.92%) MCSE
2 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 26 (42.62%) Microsoft
2 18 (29.51%) Oracle
3 7 (11.48%) Sybase
3 7 (11.48%) Adobe
4 4 (6.56%) Zend
5 2 (3.28%) JBoss
6 1 (1.64%) Open Text
Blackburn, Lancashire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leigh, Lancashire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: Salary Negotiable for the right candidate
Posted: 5 hours ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leigh, Lancashire
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Lancashire
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago