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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 24 25 33
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +8
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 39 45 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 7.91% 9.07% 6.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.32% 14.95% 12.87%
Number of salaries quoted 35 43 33
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,200 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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
239 301 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 48.48% 60.69% 52.51%
Number of salaries quoted 197 254 263
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
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 3 September 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 3 September 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
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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
Blackpool - 11 £34,500 -
Chorley - 6 £36,250 -
Preston +2 5 £37,500 -37.50% 1
Blackburn -5 5 £42,500 -29.16% 2
Rossendale +2 3 £45,000 +20.00%
Burnley -1 2 £26,000 -35.00% 7
Newton-le-Willows +1 1 £30,000 +46.34%
Web Services
North West

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 40 (56.34%) .NET
2 39 (54.93%) SQL
3 34 (47.89%) C#
3 34 (47.89%) HTML
3 34 (47.89%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (42.25%) XML
5 28 (39.44%) SQL Server
6 27 (38.03%) CSS
7 26 (36.62%) JavaScript
8 23 (32.39%) MVC
9 22 (30.99%) Java
9 22 (30.99%) ASP.NET
10 21 (29.58%) SOAP
11 20 (28.17%) jQuery
12 18 (25.35%) VB.NET
13 17 (23.94%) Mobile Development
14 15 (21.13%) ASP.NET MVC
14 15 (21.13%) REST
14 15 (21.13%) OO
14 15 (21.13%) WCF
14 15 (21.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 14 (19.72%) E-Commerce
16 13 (18.31%) MySQL
16 13 (18.31%) PHP
16 13 (18.31%) HTML5
17 12 (16.90%) Relational Database
17 12 (16.90%) T-SQL
17 12 (16.90%) Oracle
17 12 (16.90%) J2EE
17 12 (16.90%) Spring

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 12 (16.90%) WebSphere
2 9 (12.68%) IIS
2 9 (12.68%) Apache
3 8 (11.27%) SharePoint
4 6 (8.45%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (8.45%) nginx
5 5 (7.04%) MQSeries
6 3 (4.23%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (4.23%) Apache ServiceMix
7 2 (2.82%) Node.js
8 1 (1.41%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.41%) JBoss
8 1 (1.41%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 3 (4.23%) MS Office
2 2 (2.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (11.27%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.45%) SaaS
2 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.04%) SSH
2 2 (2.82%) Network Security
2 2 (2.82%) HTTP
3 1 (1.41%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (39.44%) SQL Server
2 15 (21.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (18.31%) MySQL
4 12 (16.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (16.90%) Relational Database
5 6 (8.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (7.04%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (5.63%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (4.23%) JasperReports
8 3 (4.23%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (4.23%) RDBMS
8 3 (4.23%) DB2
8 3 (4.23%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (4.23%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (2.82%) MS Access
9 2 (2.82%) SQLBase
9 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (1.41%) MongoDB
10 1 (1.41%) NoSQL
10 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (11.27%) Eclipse
2 7 (9.86%) Visual Studio
3 4 (5.63%) Subversion
4 3 (4.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (4.23%) Ant
4 3 (4.23%) NetBeans
4 3 (4.23%) CruiseControl
5 2 (2.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (1.41%) JUnit
6 1 (1.41%) Xcode
6 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (1.41%) Maven
6 1 (1.41%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (2.82%) Back Office
1 2 (2.82%) Finance
1 2 (2.82%) Retail
2 1 (1.41%) Billing
2 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 63 (88.73%) Developer
2 23 (32.39%) .NET Developer
3 15 (21.13%) Java Developer
4 12 (16.90%) Software Developer
5 11 (15.49%) Senior Developer
6 10 (14.08%) C# Developer
7 7 (9.86%) Web Developer
7 7 (9.86%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (8.45%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 5 (7.04%) PHP Developer
9 5 (7.04%) PHP Web Developer
9 5 (7.04%) SQL Developer
9 5 (7.04%) Senior Java Developer
9 5 (7.04%) Software Engineer
10 4 (5.63%) Senior Software Engineer
10 4 (5.63%) Java Software Engineer
10 4 (5.63%) Senior C# Developer
10 4 (5.63%) Senior Java Software Engineer
11 3 (4.23%) .NET Software Developer
11 3 (4.23%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (56.34%) .NET
2 34 (47.89%) HTML
3 30 (42.25%) XML
4 27 (38.03%) CSS
5 22 (30.99%) ASP.NET
6 21 (29.58%) SOAP
7 20 (28.17%) jQuery
8 15 (21.13%) WCF
8 15 (21.13%) ASP.NET MVC
8 15 (21.13%) REST
9 13 (18.31%) HTML5
10 12 (16.90%) .NET Framework
10 12 (16.90%) Hibernate
10 12 (16.90%) Spring
10 12 (16.90%) J2EE
11 11 (15.49%) WPF
12 9 (12.68%) Java EE
12 9 (12.68%) JSON
13 8 (11.27%) CSS3
14 7 (9.86%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.68%) Inversion of Control
2 6 (8.45%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.23%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.82%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.41%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.41%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.41%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.08%) Linux
2 8 (11.27%) Android
2 8 (11.27%) Apple iOS
3 4 (5.63%) Windows
4 1 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (47.89%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (32.39%) MVC
3 17 (23.94%) Mobile Development
4 15 (21.13%) OO
5 14 (19.72%) E-Commerce
6 10 (14.08%) Web Development
7 9 (12.68%) Unit Testing
7 9 (12.68%) OOA/OOD
7 9 (12.68%) Dependency Injection
7 9 (12.68%) Software Engineering
8 8 (11.27%) Line Management
8 8 (11.27%) TDD
8 8 (11.27%) Asset Management
9 7 (9.86%) UML
9 7 (9.86%) Project Management
10 6 (8.45%) WFM
10 6 (8.45%) iOS Development
11 5 (7.04%) Multithreading
11 5 (7.04%) Responsive Web Design
11 5 (7.04%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 39 (54.93%) SQL
2 34 (47.89%) C#
3 26 (36.62%) JavaScript
4 22 (30.99%) Java
5 18 (25.35%) VB.NET
6 13 (18.31%) PHP
7 12 (16.90%) T-SQL
8 10 (14.08%) VB
9 5 (7.04%) VBA
10 4 (5.63%) VB6
11 2 (2.82%) Groovy
11 2 (2.82%) VBScript
12 1 (1.41%) C
12 1 (1.41%) C++
12 1 (1.41%) COBOL
12 1 (1.41%) REXX
12 1 (1.41%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (4.23%) Oracle Certification
1 3 (4.23%) Sun Certification
1 3 (4.23%) OCPJWCD
1 3 (4.23%) OCPJP
1 3 (4.23%) OCMJD
2 2 (2.82%) Degree
3 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 12 (16.90%) Oracle
2 11 (15.49%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.23%) Sun
3 3 (4.23%) IBM
4 2 (2.82%) GUPTA
4 2 (2.82%) Zend
5 1 (1.41%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.41%) webMethods
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