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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 31 44 20
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -24
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 36 21 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 7.02% 3.87% 10.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.28% 7.87% 18.86%
Number of salaries quoted 35 19 38
Average salary £35,000 £24,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.83% -40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £19,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,000 £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
271 267 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 52.83% 49.17% 54.55%
Number of salaries quoted 259 252 202
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £42,500 £42,500
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
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 28 November 2014.

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 28 November 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
Preston -15 8 £36,750 -2.00% 2
Blackpool +2 7 £32,500 +44.44% 6
Burnley - 7 £40,000 - 1
Blackburn +7 2 £43,750 +130.26% 3
Chorley - 1 £35,500 -
Ormskirk - 1 £31,500 -
Web Services
North West

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 52 (65.82%) .NET
2 51 (64.56%) JavaScript
3 47 (59.49%) C#
4 46 (58.23%) HTML
5 44 (55.70%) SQL
5 44 (55.70%) SOAP
6 43 (54.43%) CSS
7 39 (49.37%) SQL Server
8 32 (40.51%) XML
8 32 (40.51%) WCF
9 29 (36.71%) PHP
10 24 (30.38%) HTML5
11 23 (29.11%) E-Commerce
12 22 (27.85%) Retail
12 22 (27.85%) WPF
12 22 (27.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 21 (26.58%) jQuery
13 21 (26.58%) REST
14 19 (24.05%) ASP.NET
15 18 (22.78%) MVC
16 17 (21.52%) Classic ASP
17 16 (20.25%) T-SQL
17 16 (20.25%) VB.NET
17 16 (20.25%) CSS3
18 15 (18.99%) SQL Server 2008
18 15 (18.99%) .NET Framework
18 15 (18.99%) Oracle
19 13 (16.46%) Microsoft
19 13 (16.46%) Agile Software Development
20 11 (13.92%) WinForms

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 9 (11.39%) ColdFusion
2 4 (5.06%) Node.js
3 2 (2.53%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (2.53%) IIS
4 1 (1.27%) Apache
4 1 (1.27%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.27%) CMS
4 1 (1.27%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.27%) Drupal
4 1 (1.27%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (7.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (7.59%) Sage 50
2 1 (1.27%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.27%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.27%) SaaS
2 1 (1.27%) PaaS
2 1 (1.27%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.33%) VPN
2 1 (1.27%) SSL
2 1 (1.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (49.37%) SQL Server
2 22 (27.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (18.99%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (13.92%) Crystal Reports
5 8 (10.13%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (8.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (3.80%) MySQL
7 3 (3.80%) RDBMS
7 3 (3.80%) MongoDB
7 3 (3.80%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (3.80%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.53%) Oracle Database
8 2 (2.53%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 2 (2.53%) NoSQL
8 2 (2.53%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (2.53%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (1.27%) DB2
9 1 (1.27%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 10 (12.66%) Visual Studio
2 9 (11.39%) PowerBuilder
3 6 (7.59%) Subversion
3 6 (7.59%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.53%) Xcode
4 2 (2.53%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (2.53%) JBuilder
5 1 (1.27%) Selenium
5 1 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.27%) RSpec
5 1 (1.27%) Cucumber
General
1 22 (27.85%) Retail
2 6 (7.59%) Back Office
3 5 (6.33%) Finance
4 2 (2.53%) Advertising
5 1 (1.27%) Billing
5 1 (1.27%) Marketing
5 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 59 (74.68%) Developer
2 22 (27.85%) .NET Developer
3 18 (22.78%) Web Developer
4 13 (16.46%) C# Developer
5 9 (11.39%) Analyst
6 6 (7.59%) Senior Developer
6 6 (7.59%) Systems Analyst
6 6 (7.59%) SQL Developer
6 6 (7.59%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (6.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (6.33%) WPF Developer
7 5 (6.33%) Senior C# Developer
7 5 (6.33%) Software Support Engineer
7 5 (6.33%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (6.33%) Software Developer
7 5 (6.33%) Software Engineer
7 5 (6.33%) Support Engineer
8 3 (3.80%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (3.80%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (3.80%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (65.82%) .NET
2 46 (58.23%) HTML
3 44 (55.70%) SOAP
4 43 (54.43%) CSS
5 32 (40.51%) XML
5 32 (40.51%) WCF
6 24 (30.38%) HTML5
7 22 (27.85%) WPF
8 21 (26.58%) jQuery
8 21 (26.58%) REST
9 19 (24.05%) ASP.NET
10 17 (21.52%) Classic ASP
11 16 (20.25%) CSS3
12 15 (18.99%) .NET Framework
13 11 (13.92%) WinForms
13 11 (13.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 11 (13.92%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 10 (12.66%) Silverlight
15 6 (7.59%) ASP.NET Web API
16 4 (5.06%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.13%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.59%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.80%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.27%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.27%) BBC
4 1 (1.27%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.13%) Windows
2 5 (6.33%) Linux
2 5 (6.33%) Android
3 2 (2.53%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.27%) UNIX
4 1 (1.27%) CentOS
4 1 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.27%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.27%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (29.11%) E-Commerce
2 18 (22.78%) MVC
3 13 (16.46%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (11.39%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (10.13%) Scrum
6 7 (8.86%) OO
6 7 (8.86%) UML
7 6 (7.59%) ITIL
7 6 (7.59%) PRINCE2
7 6 (7.59%) Project Management
7 6 (7.59%) PRINCE
8 5 (6.33%) TDD
8 5 (6.33%) Android Development
9 4 (5.06%) BDD
9 4 (5.06%) Migration
10 3 (3.80%) OOP
10 3 (3.80%) OOA/OOD
10 3 (3.80%) Requirements Analysis
10 3 (3.80%) Web Development
10 3 (3.80%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 51 (64.56%) JavaScript
2 47 (59.49%) C#
3 44 (55.70%) SQL
4 29 (36.71%) PHP
5 16 (20.25%) T-SQL
5 16 (20.25%) VB.NET
6 7 (8.86%) VB6
6 7 (8.86%) VB
6 7 (8.86%) C
7 6 (7.59%) Java
7 6 (7.59%) C++
7 6 (7.59%) Uniface
8 3 (3.80%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.53%) Objective-C
9 2 (2.53%) Ruby
9 2 (2.53%) Python
10 1 (1.27%) SAPscript
10 1 (1.27%) ABAP
10 1 (1.27%) Scala
10 1 (1.27%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 3 (3.80%) Degree
2 1 (1.27%) ISEB
2 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.27%) ISTQB
System Software
1 2 (2.53%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.27%) Puppet
1 1 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (18.99%) Oracle
2 13 (16.46%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.59%) Sage
4 2 (2.53%) Apple
5 1 (1.27%) Open Text
5 1 (1.27%) Zend
5 1 (1.27%) Adobe
5 1 (1.27%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.27%) SAP
5 1 (1.27%) IBM
Blackpool, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Accrington
Ascent People
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Blackpool
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28000.00 - £36000.00 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Skelmersdale, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Burnley
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Bonus + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Blackburn
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £19000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Blackburn
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Blackpool
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £33000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Preston
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
Posted: 19 days ago
Blackpool
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Blackpool
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago