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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 31 41 19
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -22
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 33 22 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 6.53% 4.44% 10.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.09% 9.24% 19.07%
Number of salaries quoted 32 21 41
Average salary £32,750 £26,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.58% -35.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £19,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
273 238 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 54.06% 47.98% 53.39%
Number of salaries quoted 265 220 213
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
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 18 December 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
(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 +2 10 £32,500 +35.41% 3
Preston -9 9 £36,000 -4.00% 1
Blackburn 0 2 £42,500 +123.68% 4
Accrington - 1 £40,000 -
Burnley - 1 £40,000 - 2
Chorley - 1 £35,500 - 1
Web Services
North West

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 54 (67.50%) .NET
2 51 (63.75%) JavaScript
3 50 (62.50%) C#
4 46 (57.50%) SQL
5 43 (53.75%) HTML
6 41 (51.25%) CSS
7 40 (50.00%) SOAP
8 39 (48.75%) SQL Server
9 33 (41.25%) WCF
10 32 (40.00%) XML
11 27 (33.75%) PHP
12 24 (30.00%) WPF
13 23 (28.75%) VB.NET
14 22 (27.50%) E-Commerce
14 22 (27.50%) Retail
14 22 (27.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 22 (27.50%) HTML5
15 19 (23.75%) jQuery
16 18 (22.50%) REST
17 17 (21.25%) Classic ASP
18 16 (20.00%) T-SQL
18 16 (20.00%) MVC
18 16 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
18 16 (20.00%) CSS3
18 16 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
19 15 (18.75%) .NET Framework
19 15 (18.75%) ASP.NET
20 14 (17.50%) Oracle
21 12 (15.00%) Microsoft
22 11 (13.75%) Crystal Reports

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 7 (8.75%) ColdFusion
2 4 (5.00%) Node.js
3 2 (2.50%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.25%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.25%) Drupal
4 1 (1.25%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.25%) IIS
4 1 (1.25%) Apache
4 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (7.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (7.50%) Sage 50
2 1 (1.25%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.25%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.25%) SaaS
1 1 (1.25%) PaaS
1 1 (1.25%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.25%) VPN
2 1 (1.25%) SSL
2 1 (1.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (48.75%) SQL Server
2 22 (27.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (13.75%) Crystal Reports
5 9 (11.25%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (8.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (6.25%) MongoDB
8 4 (5.00%) NoSQL
9 3 (3.75%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (3.75%) RDBMS
9 3 (3.75%) Relational Database
10 2 (2.50%) MySQL
10 2 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (2.50%) Oracle Database
10 2 (2.50%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 1 (1.25%) IBM InfoSphere
11 1 (1.25%) DB2
Development Applications
1 9 (11.25%) Visual Studio
2 8 (10.00%) Subversion
3 7 (8.75%) PowerBuilder
4 6 (7.50%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.50%) Xcode
5 2 (2.50%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (2.50%) JBuilder
6 1 (1.25%) Selenium
6 1 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.25%) RSpec
6 1 (1.25%) Cucumber
General
1 22 (27.50%) Retail
2 6 (7.50%) Back Office
3 5 (6.25%) Finance
4 3 (3.75%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.75%) Billing
5 2 (2.50%) Advertising
6 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 62 (77.50%) Developer
2 27 (33.75%) .NET Developer
3 17 (21.25%) Web Developer
4 13 (16.25%) C# Developer
5 9 (11.25%) Analyst
6 8 (10.00%) Senior Developer
7 7 (8.75%) SQL Developer
7 7 (8.75%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (7.50%) Systems Analyst
8 6 (7.50%) Senior C# Developer
9 5 (6.25%) Software Support Engineer
9 5 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 5 (6.25%) Software Engineer
9 5 (6.25%) Support Engineer
9 5 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
9 5 (6.25%) WPF Developer
10 4 (5.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (5.00%) Software Developer
10 4 (5.00%) Senior .NET Developer
11 3 (3.75%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (67.50%) .NET
2 43 (53.75%) HTML
3 41 (51.25%) CSS
4 40 (50.00%) SOAP
5 33 (41.25%) WCF
6 32 (40.00%) XML
7 24 (30.00%) WPF
8 22 (27.50%) HTML5
9 19 (23.75%) jQuery
10 18 (22.50%) REST
11 17 (21.25%) Classic ASP
12 16 (20.00%) CSS3
13 15 (18.75%) .NET Framework
13 15 (18.75%) ASP.NET
14 9 (11.25%) WinForms
14 9 (11.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 9 (11.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 8 (10.00%) Silverlight
16 7 (8.75%) JSON
17 6 (7.50%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.75%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.25%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.25%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.00%) Windows
2 5 (6.25%) Linux
2 5 (6.25%) Android
3 2 (2.50%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.25%) UNIX
4 1 (1.25%) CentOS
4 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.25%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.25%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (27.50%) E-Commerce
2 16 (20.00%) MVC
2 16 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (10.00%) OO
5 7 (8.75%) TDD
6 6 (7.50%) Project Management
6 6 (7.50%) Scrum
6 6 (7.50%) PRINCE
6 6 (7.50%) ITIL
6 6 (7.50%) PRINCE2
6 6 (7.50%) UML
7 5 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (6.25%) Android Development
8 4 (5.00%) Mentoring
8 4 (5.00%) BDD
8 4 (5.00%) Asset Management
9 3 (3.75%) Requirements Analysis
9 3 (3.75%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (3.75%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 51 (63.75%) JavaScript
2 50 (62.50%) C#
3 46 (57.50%) SQL
4 27 (33.75%) PHP
5 23 (28.75%) VB.NET
6 16 (20.00%) T-SQL
7 8 (10.00%) Java
8 7 (8.75%) C
8 7 (8.75%) VB
8 7 (8.75%) VB6
9 6 (7.50%) Uniface
9 6 (7.50%) C++
10 3 (3.75%) PL/SQL
11 2 (2.50%) Objective-C
11 2 (2.50%) Ruby
11 2 (2.50%) Python
12 1 (1.25%) SAPscript
12 1 (1.25%) ABAP
12 1 (1.25%) Scala
12 1 (1.25%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.50%) Degree
2 1 (1.25%) ISEB
2 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.25%) ISTQB
System Software
1 2 (2.50%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.25%) Puppet
1 1 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (17.50%) Oracle
2 12 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.50%) Sage
4 2 (2.50%) Apple
4 2 (2.50%) Adobe
5 1 (1.25%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.25%) SAP
5 1 (1.25%) IBM
5 1 (1.25%) Open Text
5 1 (1.25%) Zend
Blackburn
Ascent People
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Blackburn
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 9 days ago
Blackburn
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £19000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 13 days ago
Blackpool
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28000.00 - £36000.00 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 23 days ago
Burnley
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Bonus + bens
Posted: 26 days ago
Blackburn
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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