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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 47 39 30
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -9
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 2 25 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.55% 5.10% 6.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.60% 10.29% 13.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1 24 29
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -16.12%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
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
125 243 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 34.34% 49.59% 48.62%
Number of salaries quoted 94 224 199
Average salary £37,500 £30,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.95% -12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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
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 14 February 2016. 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
Preston +2 1 - - 1
Chorley - 1 £40,000 - 1
Web Services
North West

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 15 (62.50%) .NET
2 14 (58.33%) C#
2 14 (58.33%) ASP.NET
3 13 (54.17%) SQL
4 12 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 12 (50.00%) HTML
4 12 (50.00%) XML
5 11 (45.83%) SOAP
5 11 (45.83%) SQL Server
6 10 (41.67%) MVC
7 9 (37.50%) CSS
7 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (37.50%) jQuery
8 8 (33.33%) Relational Database
8 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (33.33%) Java EE
8 8 (33.33%) Java
9 7 (29.17%) JSP
9 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
9 7 (29.17%) WebSphere
10 6 (25.00%) .NET Framework
10 6 (25.00%) RESTful
10 6 (25.00%) IBM
10 6 (25.00%) Mainframe
10 6 (25.00%) Servlets
10 6 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
10 6 (25.00%) Linux
10 6 (25.00%) T-SQL
11 5 (20.83%) COBOL
11 5 (20.83%) DB2

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 7 (29.17%) WebSphere
2 6 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (16.67%) Node.js
4 2 (8.33%) Apache
4 2 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (8.33%) Tomcat
5 1 (4.17%) ColdFusion
5 1 (4.17%) MQSeries
5 1 (4.17%) nginx
5 1 (4.17%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (45.83%) SQL Server
2 8 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 5 (20.83%) DB2
4 3 (12.50%) RDBMS
5 2 (8.33%) MySQL
6 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.17%) Ant
2 1 (4.17%) Eclipse
2 1 (4.17%) IntelliJ
2 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.17%) JUnit
2 1 (4.17%) Maven
2 1 (4.17%) PowerBuilder
General
1 4 (16.67%) Back Office
2 1 (4.17%) Advertising
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (91.67%) Developer
2 11 (45.83%) .NET Developer
3 10 (41.67%) C# Developer
4 9 (37.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (33.33%) Java Developer
6 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 5 (20.83%) Senior Developer
7 5 (20.83%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (16.67%) J2EE Developer
8 4 (16.67%) J2EE WebSphere Developer
8 4 (16.67%) Java WebSphere Developer
8 4 (16.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 4 (16.67%) WebSphere Developer
9 3 (12.50%) Senior J2EE Developer
9 3 (12.50%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
9 3 (12.50%) Senior WebSphere Developer
10 2 (8.33%) HTML Developer
10 2 (8.33%) RPG Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (62.50%) .NET
2 14 (58.33%) ASP.NET
3 12 (50.00%) HTML
3 12 (50.00%) XML
4 11 (45.83%) SOAP
5 9 (37.50%) CSS
5 9 (37.50%) jQuery
6 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (33.33%) Java EE
7 7 (29.17%) JSP
8 6 (25.00%) .NET Framework
8 6 (25.00%) RESTful
8 6 (25.00%) Servlets
9 5 (20.83%) AngularJS
9 5 (20.83%) J2EE
9 5 (20.83%) REST
9 5 (20.83%) WCF
10 3 (12.50%) Hibernate
10 3 (12.50%) Spring
11 2 (8.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Mainframe
2 4 (16.67%) IBM Mainframe
3 3 (12.50%) iSeries
4 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (8.33%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (4.17%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Linux
2 3 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) MVC
2 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (16.67%) Mobile Development
4 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 3 (12.50%) Scrum
5 2 (8.33%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (8.33%) EAI
5 2 (8.33%) ERP
5 2 (8.33%) Kanban
5 2 (8.33%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (8.33%) SDLC
5 2 (8.33%) TDD
5 2 (8.33%) UML
5 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Waterfall
6 1 (4.17%) Front End Development
6 1 (4.17%) High Availability
6 1 (4.17%) Multithreading
6 1 (4.17%) OO
6 1 (4.17%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) C#
2 13 (54.17%) SQL
3 12 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (33.33%) Java
5 6 (25.00%) T-SQL
6 5 (20.83%) COBOL
6 5 (20.83%) REXX
7 2 (8.33%) RPG
7 2 (8.33%) RPG IV
7 2 (8.33%) VB.NET
8 1 (4.17%) OpenEdge ABL
8 1 (4.17%) PHP
8 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
8 1 (4.17%) Progress 4GL
8 1 (4.17%) VB
8 1 (4.17%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 6 (25.00%) IBM
3 3 (12.50%) Oracle
4 1 (4.17%) Progress
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