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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 40 30 25
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -5
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 27 25 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 5.48% 6.22% 6.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.33% 14.88% 12.45%
Number of salaries quoted 26 23 26
Average salary £36,250 £31,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.07% -21.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £42,000 £52,500
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
219 168 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 44.42% 41.79% 55.71%
Number of salaries quoted 182 147 253
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -4 6 £36,250 +15.07% 1
Blackpool - 6 £32,500 -
Chorley -5 4 £35,500 -16.47% 1
Preston -5 2 £37,500 +27.11% 7
Rossendale - 2 £42,500 -
Lytham St Annes - 2 £40,000 -
Fleetwood - 1 - -
Web Services
North West

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 39 (73.58%) .NET
2 37 (69.81%) C#
3 35 (66.04%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (58.49%) SQL Server
5 28 (52.83%) HTML
6 27 (50.94%) SQL
6 27 (50.94%) VB.NET
7 26 (49.06%) CSS
8 25 (47.17%) JavaScript
9 23 (43.40%) WCF
10 21 (39.62%) Java
10 21 (39.62%) XML
10 21 (39.62%) MVC
11 17 (32.08%) WPF
12 16 (30.19%) TDD
12 16 (30.19%) Oracle
13 15 (28.30%) JSON
14 13 (24.53%) .NET Framework
14 13 (24.53%) Asset Management
14 13 (24.53%) Subversion
15 11 (20.75%) Billing
15 11 (20.75%) Continuous Integration
15 11 (20.75%) ASP.NET
15 11 (20.75%) Telecoms
15 11 (20.75%) Waterfall
15 11 (20.75%) MongoDB
15 11 (20.75%) NoSQL
15 11 (20.75%) RESTful
15 11 (20.75%) Performance Tuning
15 11 (20.75%) Mentoring

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 6 (11.32%) WebSphere
1 6 (11.32%) WebSphere Application Server
2 5 (9.43%) Apache
3 3 (5.66%) MQSeries
3 3 (5.66%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (3.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Magento
2 1 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.66%) SSH
2 2 (3.77%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (58.49%) SQL Server
2 11 (20.75%) MongoDB
2 11 (20.75%) NoSQL
3 7 (13.21%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (11.32%) Relational Database
4 6 (11.32%) MySQL
5 5 (9.43%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (9.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (3.77%) SQLBase
7 2 (3.77%) JasperReports
7 2 (3.77%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (3.77%) MS Access
7 2 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 13 (24.53%) Subversion
2 3 (5.66%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.77%) CruiseControl
3 2 (3.77%) Ant
3 2 (3.77%) Eclipse
General
1 11 (20.75%) Billing
1 11 (20.75%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.66%) Retail
3 2 (3.77%) Finance
Job Titles
1 48 (90.57%) Developer
2 21 (39.62%) .NET Developer
3 16 (30.19%) C# Developer
3 16 (30.19%) Senior Developer
4 13 (24.53%) Senior C# Developer
5 6 (11.32%) Java Developer
6 5 (9.43%) Software Developer
6 5 (9.43%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 5 (9.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (9.43%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Senior .NET Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Web Developer
8 3 (5.66%) C# Software Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Senior Software Developer
8 3 (5.66%) PHP Developer
8 3 (5.66%) PHP Web Developer
9 2 (3.77%) WPF Developer
9 2 (3.77%) .NET Software Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Senior Software Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (73.58%) .NET
2 28 (52.83%) HTML
3 26 (49.06%) CSS
4 23 (43.40%) WCF
5 21 (39.62%) XML
6 17 (32.08%) WPF
7 15 (28.30%) JSON
8 13 (24.53%) .NET Framework
9 11 (20.75%) ASP.NET
9 11 (20.75%) RESTful
10 10 (18.87%) SOAP
11 8 (15.09%) jQuery
11 8 (15.09%) HTML5
11 8 (15.09%) REST
12 6 (11.32%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (9.43%) J2EE
14 4 (7.55%) CSS3
15 3 (5.66%) Middleware
15 3 (5.66%) JMS
15 3 (5.66%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.55%) Inversion of Control
1 4 (7.55%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.77%) Open Source
2 2 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.89%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.89%) Replication
3 1 (1.89%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.43%) Linux
1 5 (9.43%) Android
1 5 (9.43%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (66.04%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (39.62%) MVC
3 16 (30.19%) TDD
4 13 (24.53%) Asset Management
5 11 (20.75%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (20.75%) Waterfall
5 11 (20.75%) Performance Tuning
5 11 (20.75%) Mentoring
6 9 (16.98%) E-Commerce
7 8 (15.09%) OO
8 7 (13.21%) Mobile Development
9 6 (11.32%) OOA/OOD
10 5 (9.43%) Project Management
10 5 (9.43%) Line Management
11 4 (7.55%) Dependency Injection
11 4 (7.55%) Software Engineering
11 4 (7.55%) Unit Testing
12 3 (5.66%) ERP
12 3 (5.66%) SOA
12 3 (5.66%) UML
Programming Languages
1 37 (69.81%) C#
2 27 (50.94%) SQL
2 27 (50.94%) VB.NET
3 25 (47.17%) JavaScript
4 21 (39.62%) Java
5 6 (11.32%) PHP
6 3 (5.66%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.77%) Groovy
7 2 (3.77%) VBA
8 1 (1.89%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (5.66%) Oracle Certification
1 3 (5.66%) Sun Certification
1 3 (5.66%) OCPJWCD
1 3 (5.66%) OCPJP
1 3 (5.66%) OCMJD
2 2 (3.77%) Degree
3 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 16 (30.19%) Oracle
2 8 (15.09%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.66%) Sun
4 2 (3.77%) GUPTA
5 1 (1.89%) Adobe
5 1 (1.89%) Zend
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
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Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum
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