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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 31 30 19
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -11
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 31 29 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 6.15% 6.24% 9.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.40% 12.72% 20.35%
Number of salaries quoted 30 29 41
Average salary £32,500 £39,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.72% +12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £20,375 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £65,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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
272 228 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 53.97% 49.03% 48.71%
Number of salaries quoted 255 214 202
Average salary £30,500 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.85% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 27 January 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 +1 12 £32,500 +22.64% 4
Blackburn -9 6 £40,000 +110.52% 2
Preston -1 4 £33,000 -40.00% 2
Accrington - 1 £40,000 -
Chorley - 1 £35,500 - 1
Web Services
North West

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 42 (65.63%) .NET
2 41 (64.06%) C#
3 36 (56.25%) SQL
4 35 (54.69%) HTML
4 35 (54.69%) JavaScript
5 34 (53.13%) SQL Server
5 34 (53.13%) CSS
6 30 (46.88%) SOAP
7 28 (43.75%) WCF
8 26 (40.63%) VB.NET
9 25 (39.06%) XML
10 21 (32.81%) WPF
11 19 (29.69%) HTML5
12 18 (28.13%) PHP
13 17 (26.56%) SQL Server 2008
14 15 (23.44%) Classic ASP
15 14 (21.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 14 (21.88%) Retail
15 14 (21.88%) CSS3
16 13 (20.31%) Agile Software Development
16 13 (20.31%) E-Commerce
16 13 (20.31%) T-SQL
16 13 (20.31%) Oracle
17 12 (18.75%) Microsoft
17 12 (18.75%) Subversion
18 11 (17.19%) JSON
18 11 (17.19%) MVC
18 11 (17.19%) Java
19 10 (15.63%) SQL Server 2005
20 9 (14.06%) .NET Framework

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 3 (4.69%) ColdFusion
2 2 (3.13%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.56%) Drupal
3 1 (1.56%) Node.js
3 1 (1.56%) Apache
3 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (9.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.81%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (53.13%) SQL Server
2 17 (26.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (21.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (15.63%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (12.50%) MongoDB
5 8 (12.50%) NoSQL
6 5 (7.81%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (4.69%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (3.13%) Oracle Database
8 2 (3.13%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 2 (3.13%) Relational Database
8 2 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (3.13%) RDBMS
8 2 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.56%) MySQL
9 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (18.75%) Subversion
2 6 (9.38%) Visual Studio
3 5 (7.81%) Eclipse
4 3 (4.69%) PowerBuilder
5 2 (3.13%) Xcode
5 2 (3.13%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (3.13%) JBuilder
6 1 (1.56%) Selenium
6 1 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.56%) Cucumber
General
1 14 (21.88%) Retail
2 7 (10.94%) Billing
2 7 (10.94%) Telecoms
3 5 (7.81%) Finance
4 2 (3.13%) Advertising
5 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 53 (82.81%) Developer
2 26 (40.63%) .NET Developer
3 14 (21.88%) Web Developer
4 12 (18.75%) C# Developer
5 10 (15.63%) Senior Developer
6 8 (12.50%) Senior C# Developer
7 7 (10.94%) SQL Developer
7 7 (10.94%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (9.38%) WPF Developer
9 5 (7.81%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 5 (7.81%) Senior .NET Developer
9 5 (7.81%) Software Support Engineer
9 5 (7.81%) Software Engineer
9 5 (7.81%) Support Engineer
9 5 (7.81%) 2nd Line Support
10 4 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 3 (4.69%) C# Software Developer
11 3 (4.69%) Senior Software Developer
11 3 (4.69%) Software Developer
11 3 (4.69%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (65.63%) .NET
2 35 (54.69%) HTML
3 34 (53.13%) CSS
4 30 (46.88%) SOAP
5 28 (43.75%) WCF
6 25 (39.06%) XML
7 21 (32.81%) WPF
8 19 (29.69%) HTML5
9 15 (23.44%) Classic ASP
10 14 (21.88%) CSS3
11 11 (17.19%) JSON
12 9 (14.06%) .NET Framework
12 9 (14.06%) RESTful
12 9 (14.06%) REST
12 9 (14.06%) ASP.NET
13 8 (12.50%) jQuery
14 4 (6.25%) Ajax
15 3 (4.69%) WinForms
15 3 (4.69%) Silverlight
15 3 (4.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.69%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.56%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.50%) Windows
2 5 (7.81%) Android
3 3 (4.69%) Linux
4 2 (3.13%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.56%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.31%) E-Commerce
1 13 (20.31%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (17.19%) MVC
3 8 (12.50%) TDD
3 8 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (10.94%) Waterfall
4 7 (10.94%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (10.94%) Mentoring
4 7 (10.94%) OO
5 5 (7.81%) Asset Management
5 5 (7.81%) Android Development
6 4 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (6.25%) UML
7 3 (4.69%) OOP
8 2 (3.13%) Data Modelling
8 2 (3.13%) Workflow
8 2 (3.13%) Software Engineering
9 1 (1.56%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 41 (64.06%) C#
2 36 (56.25%) SQL
3 35 (54.69%) JavaScript
4 26 (40.63%) VB.NET
5 18 (28.13%) PHP
6 13 (20.31%) T-SQL
7 11 (17.19%) Java
8 7 (10.94%) VB
8 7 (10.94%) VB6
9 2 (3.13%) Python
9 2 (3.13%) Objective-C
9 2 (3.13%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.56%) ABAP
10 1 (1.56%) SAPscript
10 1 (1.56%) Ruby
10 1 (1.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (1.56%) ISEB
1 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (1.56%) ISTQB
1 1 (1.56%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 13 (20.31%) Oracle
2 12 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.13%) Adobe
3 2 (3.13%) Apple
4 1 (1.56%) Zend
4 1 (1.56%) SAP
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £30k - 40k per year + company benefits
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