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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 32 36 20
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -16
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 25 26 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 5.25% 5.99% 8.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.01% 12.21% 18.35%
Number of salaries quoted 24 26 33
Average salary £32,500 £39,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £21,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £65,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
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
227 213 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 47.69% 49.08% 46.98%
Number of salaries quoted 205 196 190
Average salary £32,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,700 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,361 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.62% +4.96%

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 2 March 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 -5 10 £32,500 +22.64% 2
Blackburn -9 9 £40,000 +110.52% 4
Preston +11 2 £33,500 -48.46% 4
Accrington - 1 £40,000 -
Web Services
North West

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 43 (72.88%) .NET
2 42 (71.19%) C#
3 34 (57.63%) SQL
4 32 (54.24%) SQL Server
5 30 (50.85%) HTML
5 30 (50.85%) JavaScript
5 30 (50.85%) WCF
6 29 (49.15%) VB.NET
6 29 (49.15%) CSS
7 23 (38.98%) WPF
8 22 (37.29%) XML
9 21 (35.59%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (28.81%) SOAP
11 16 (27.12%) SQL Server 2008
12 14 (23.73%) JSON
12 14 (23.73%) Java
12 14 (23.73%) Oracle
13 13 (22.03%) MVC
14 12 (20.34%) Microsoft
14 12 (20.34%) RESTful
14 12 (20.34%) HTML5
15 11 (18.64%) Continuous Integration
15 11 (18.64%) MongoDB
15 11 (18.64%) NoSQL
15 11 (18.64%) .NET Framework
15 11 (18.64%) TDD
15 11 (18.64%) Subversion
15 11 (18.64%) PHP
16 10 (16.95%) Telecoms
16 10 (16.95%) Billing

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 2 (3.39%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.69%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.69%) Drupal
2 1 (1.69%) Node.js
2 1 (1.69%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (1.69%) Apache
2 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.69%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 5 (8.47%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.69%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.69%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (54.24%) SQL Server
2 16 (27.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (18.64%) MongoDB
3 11 (18.64%) NoSQL
4 10 (16.95%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (13.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (5.08%) Relational Database
7 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (3.39%) Oracle Database
7 2 (3.39%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 2 (3.39%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (3.39%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.69%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (18.64%) Subversion
2 4 (6.78%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.39%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (3.39%) JBuilder
3 2 (3.39%) Xcode
4 1 (1.69%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.69%) PowerBuilder
4 1 (1.69%) Selenium
4 1 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.69%) Cucumber
General
1 10 (16.95%) Telecoms
1 10 (16.95%) Billing
2 9 (15.25%) Retail
3 5 (8.47%) Finance
4 2 (3.39%) Advertising
5 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 53 (89.83%) Developer
2 29 (49.15%) .NET Developer
3 14 (23.73%) C# Developer
4 12 (20.34%) Senior Developer
5 10 (16.95%) Senior C# Developer
6 8 (13.56%) Web Developer
7 7 (11.86%) SQL Developer
8 6 (10.17%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (10.17%) WPF Developer
9 4 (6.78%) Senior .NET Developer
10 3 (5.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (5.08%) Analyst
10 3 (5.08%) PHP Developer
11 2 (3.39%) .NET Software Developer
11 2 (3.39%) Software Developer
11 2 (3.39%) Analyst Programmer
11 2 (3.39%) Programmer
11 2 (3.39%) Senior Software Developer
11 2 (3.39%) Oracle Developer
11 2 (3.39%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (72.88%) .NET
2 30 (50.85%) HTML
2 30 (50.85%) WCF
3 29 (49.15%) CSS
4 23 (38.98%) WPF
5 22 (37.29%) XML
6 17 (28.81%) SOAP
7 14 (23.73%) JSON
8 12 (20.34%) RESTful
8 12 (20.34%) HTML5
9 11 (18.64%) .NET Framework
10 9 (15.25%) Classic ASP
10 9 (15.25%) ASP.NET
11 8 (13.56%) CSS3
12 6 (10.17%) REST
13 5 (8.47%) jQuery
14 4 (6.78%) Ajax
15 2 (3.39%) WinForms
15 2 (3.39%) Cocoa
15 2 (3.39%) Cocoa Touch
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.08%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.69%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.47%) Windows
2 2 (3.39%) Linux
2 2 (3.39%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.69%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (35.59%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (22.03%) MVC
3 11 (18.64%) TDD
3 11 (18.64%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (16.95%) Waterfall
4 10 (16.95%) Performance Tuning
4 10 (16.95%) Mentoring
5 9 (15.25%) Asset Management
6 8 (13.56%) E-Commerce
7 6 (10.17%) OO
8 4 (6.78%) UML
8 4 (6.78%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (6.78%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (6.78%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (3.39%) Software Engineering
9 2 (3.39%) OOP
9 2 (3.39%) Data Modelling
9 2 (3.39%) Workflow
10 1 (1.69%) Web Design
10 1 (1.69%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 42 (71.19%) C#
2 34 (57.63%) SQL
3 30 (50.85%) JavaScript
4 29 (49.15%) VB.NET
5 14 (23.73%) Java
6 11 (18.64%) PHP
7 7 (11.86%) T-SQL
8 3 (5.08%) VB
8 3 (5.08%) VB6
9 2 (3.39%) Objective-C
9 2 (3.39%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.69%) ABAP
10 1 (1.69%) Python
10 1 (1.69%) SAPscript
10 1 (1.69%) Ruby
10 1 (1.69%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (1.69%) ISEB
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (1.69%) ISTQB
1 1 (1.69%) Degree
1 1 (1.69%) VCP4
System Software
1 2 (3.39%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 14 (23.73%) Oracle
2 12 (20.34%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.39%) Adobe
3 2 (3.39%) Apple
4 1 (1.69%) Zend
4 1 (1.69%) SAP
Preston, Lancashire
Novus digital recruitment limited
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus benefits, holidays & pension
Posted: 2 hours ago
Blackburn
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Blackburn
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £19000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Chorley, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackpool, Lancashire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Preston
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Colne, Lancashire
Tharstern Limited
Salary: £competitive plus benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Blackburn
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £19000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 16 days ago
Preston
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
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