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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 28 31 34
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +3
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 46 33 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 8.58% 6.93% 6.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.97% 14.04% 12.76%
Number of salaries quoted 43 31 30
Average salary £34,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £31,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
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
271 235 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 50.56% 49.37% 49.49%
Number of salaries quoted 235 197 234
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £40,000 £44,000
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 31 July 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 31 July 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
Blackpool - 12 £32,500 -
Blackburn -3 10 £35,000 -33.33% 1
Chorley - 8 £33,500 -
Preston -10 4 £37,500 -37.50% 3
Rossendale - 3 £45,000 -
Newton-le-Willows +1 1 £30,000 +42.85%
Burnley -3 1 £26,000 -35.00% 1
Lytham St Annes - 1 £40,000 - 1
Web Services
North West

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 38 (55.07%) Agile Software Development
1 38 (55.07%) .NET
2 34 (49.28%) SQL
3 32 (46.38%) C#
3 32 (46.38%) HTML
4 30 (43.48%) XML
5 27 (39.13%) SQL Server
5 27 (39.13%) CSS
6 24 (34.78%) Java
6 24 (34.78%) JavaScript
7 22 (31.88%) VB.NET
8 21 (30.43%) MVC
9 20 (28.99%) SOAP
10 17 (24.64%) ASP.NET
10 17 (24.64%) WCF
11 15 (21.74%) jQuery
11 15 (21.74%) REST
11 15 (21.74%) Mobile Development
11 15 (21.74%) E-Commerce
12 14 (20.29%) OO
12 14 (20.29%) Oracle
12 14 (20.29%) WPF
13 13 (18.84%) HTML5
13 13 (18.84%) J2EE
13 13 (18.84%) MySQL
13 13 (18.84%) PHP
14 12 (17.39%) Hibernate
14 12 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 12 (17.39%) Spring
14 12 (17.39%) WebSphere

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (17.39%) WebSphere
2 9 (13.04%) Apache
3 7 (10.14%) IIS
4 6 (8.70%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (8.70%) SharePoint
4 6 (8.70%) nginx
5 5 (7.25%) MQSeries
6 3 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (4.35%) Apache ServiceMix
7 1 (1.45%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.45%) JBoss
7 1 (1.45%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 3 (4.35%) MS Office
2 2 (2.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (11.59%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.70%) SaaS
2 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.25%) SSH
2 2 (2.90%) Network Security
3 1 (1.45%) HTTP
3 1 (1.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (39.13%) SQL Server
2 13 (18.84%) MySQL
3 12 (17.39%) Relational Database
3 12 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (5.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (5.80%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (4.35%) MongoDB
6 3 (4.35%) NoSQL
6 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (4.35%) JasperReports
6 3 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (4.35%) RDBMS
6 3 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (2.90%) MS Access
7 2 (2.90%) DB2
7 2 (2.90%) SQLBase
8 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (11.59%) Eclipse
2 6 (8.70%) Visual Studio
2 6 (8.70%) Subversion
3 3 (4.35%) Ant
3 3 (4.35%) NetBeans
3 3 (4.35%) CruiseControl
4 2 (2.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.45%) Maven
5 1 (1.45%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.45%) JUnit
5 1 (1.45%) Xcode
General
1 3 (4.35%) Telecoms
1 3 (4.35%) Retail
1 3 (4.35%) Billing
2 2 (2.90%) Finance
Job Titles
1 61 (88.41%) Developer
2 19 (27.54%) .NET Developer
3 15 (21.74%) Java Developer
4 13 (18.84%) Senior Developer
5 12 (17.39%) Software Developer
6 10 (14.49%) C# Developer
7 7 (10.14%) Web Developer
7 7 (10.14%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 6 (8.70%) Senior C# Developer
9 5 (7.25%) Senior Java Developer
9 5 (7.25%) PHP Web Developer
9 5 (7.25%) PHP Developer
9 5 (7.25%) Software Engineer
9 5 (7.25%) C# .NET Developer
10 4 (5.80%) Senior Software Engineer
10 4 (5.80%) Java Software Engineer
10 4 (5.80%) Senior Java Software Engineer
11 3 (4.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 3 (4.35%) SQL Developer
11 3 (4.35%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (55.07%) .NET
2 32 (46.38%) HTML
3 30 (43.48%) XML
4 27 (39.13%) CSS
5 20 (28.99%) SOAP
6 17 (24.64%) ASP.NET
6 17 (24.64%) WCF
7 15 (21.74%) jQuery
7 15 (21.74%) REST
8 14 (20.29%) WPF
9 13 (18.84%) HTML5
9 13 (18.84%) J2EE
10 12 (17.39%) Hibernate
10 12 (17.39%) Spring
10 12 (17.39%) .NET Framework
11 11 (15.94%) ASP.NET MVC
12 10 (14.49%) JSON
13 8 (11.59%) Java EE
13 8 (11.59%) CSS3
14 7 (10.14%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.14%) Inversion of Control
2 6 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.35%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.90%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.45%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.04%) Linux
2 8 (11.59%) Android
2 8 (11.59%) Apple iOS
3 3 (4.35%) Windows
4 1 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (55.07%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (30.43%) MVC
3 15 (21.74%) E-Commerce
3 15 (21.74%) Mobile Development
4 14 (20.29%) OO
5 11 (15.94%) Asset Management
6 10 (14.49%) TDD
7 9 (13.04%) Software Engineering
7 9 (13.04%) Web Development
7 9 (13.04%) OOA/OOD
8 8 (11.59%) Line Management
9 7 (10.14%) Unit Testing
9 7 (10.14%) Dependency Injection
9 7 (10.14%) Project Management
10 6 (8.70%) UML
10 6 (8.70%) WFM
10 6 (8.70%) iOS Development
11 5 (7.25%) Multithreading
11 5 (7.25%) Responsive Web Design
11 5 (7.25%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 34 (49.28%) SQL
2 32 (46.38%) C#
3 24 (34.78%) Java
3 24 (34.78%) JavaScript
4 22 (31.88%) VB.NET
5 13 (18.84%) PHP
6 7 (10.14%) T-SQL
6 7 (10.14%) VB
7 5 (7.25%) VBA
8 3 (4.35%) VB6
9 2 (2.90%) Groovy
10 1 (1.45%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.45%) C
10 1 (1.45%) VBScript
10 1 (1.45%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (4.35%) Oracle Certification
1 3 (4.35%) Sun Certification
1 3 (4.35%) OCPJWCD
1 3 (4.35%) OCPJP
1 3 (4.35%) OCMJD
2 2 (2.90%) Degree
3 1 (1.45%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 14 (20.29%) Oracle
2 8 (11.59%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.35%) Sun
4 2 (2.90%) IBM
4 2 (2.90%) GUPTA
4 2 (2.90%) Zend
5 1 (1.45%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.45%) webMethods
Preston, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Lytham St. Annes, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000k plus outstanding package
Posted: 6 days ago
Blackburn
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Burnley
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £22000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 27 days ago