The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 32 22 14
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -8
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 19 37 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 5.72% 9.02% 11.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.63% 31.62% 37.17%
Number of salaries quoted 15 23 40
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £37,125
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +34.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £59,500 £58,650
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
Web Services
Bedfordshire

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 Luton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
102 117 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 30.72% 28.54% 31.48%
Number of salaries quoted 97 97 111
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Web Services across the Luton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Web Services
Salary Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Web Services across the Luton region.

Web Services Salary Trend in Luton

Web Services
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Web Services across the Luton region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Web Services Salary Histogram in Luton

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 28 (84.85%) C#
1 28 (84.85%) .NET
2 27 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (78.79%) JavaScript
3 26 (78.79%) ASP.NET
4 25 (75.76%) SQL Server
4 25 (75.76%) MVC
4 25 (75.76%) jQuery
4 25 (75.76%) ASP.NET MVC
5 21 (63.64%) CSS
5 21 (63.64%) Windows
5 21 (63.64%) AngularJS
6 20 (60.61%) IIS
6 20 (60.61%) SQL
7 19 (57.58%) T-SQL
7 19 (57.58%) SQL Server 2012
8 18 (54.55%) Entity Framework
8 18 (54.55%) CSS3
8 18 (54.55%) Banking
8 18 (54.55%) .NET Framework
9 17 (51.52%) Software Engineering
10 16 (48.48%) Windows Server 2008
10 16 (48.48%) Microsoft
11 10 (30.30%) HTML
12 9 (27.27%) PowerShell
12 9 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
12 9 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
12 9 (27.27%) Scrum
13 8 (24.24%) WCF
13 8 (24.24%) E-Commerce

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 20 (60.61%) IIS
2 4 (12.12%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 7 (21.21%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) DNS
2 4 (12.12%) FTP
3 3 (9.09%) DHCP
4 2 (6.06%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (75.76%) SQL Server
2 19 (57.58%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) NUnit
1 5 (15.15%) JIRA
2 4 (12.12%) TeamCity
2 4 (12.12%) Git (software)
2 4 (12.12%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (12.12%) Rhino Mocks
2 4 (12.12%) FinalBuilder
2 4 (12.12%) SpecFlow
2 4 (12.12%) Jasmine
2 4 (12.12%) NSubstitute
2 4 (12.12%) Log4Net
General
1 18 (54.55%) Banking
2 3 (9.09%) Publishing
3 1 (3.03%) Retail
3 1 (3.03%) Retail Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (75.76%) Developer
2 21 (63.64%) Web Developer
3 6 (18.18%) C# Developer
3 6 (18.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 6 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (15.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) C# Web Developer
6 2 (6.06%) .NET Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Web Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Lead Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Team Leader
7 1 (3.03%) Development Team Leader
7 1 (3.03%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Software Team Leader
7 1 (3.03%) Head of Development
7 1 (3.03%) Lead Web Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Software Development Team Leader
7 1 (3.03%) Head of Web Development
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (84.85%) .NET
2 26 (78.79%) ASP.NET
3 25 (75.76%) jQuery
3 25 (75.76%) ASP.NET MVC
4 21 (63.64%) CSS
4 21 (63.64%) AngularJS
5 18 (54.55%) .NET Framework
5 18 (54.55%) Entity Framework
5 18 (54.55%) CSS3
6 10 (30.30%) HTML
7 8 (24.24%) WCF
8 6 (18.18%) HTML5
9 5 (15.15%) XML
10 4 (12.12%) COM
10 4 (12.12%) WSDL
10 4 (12.12%) KnockoutJS
10 4 (12.12%) Castle Windsor
10 4 (12.12%) REST
10 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET Web API
11 3 (9.09%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 21 (63.64%) Windows
2 16 (48.48%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (75.76%) MVC
3 17 (51.52%) Software Engineering
4 9 (27.27%) Scrum
5 8 (24.24%) E-Commerce
6 7 (21.21%) TDD
7 5 (15.15%) Network Load Balancing
7 5 (15.15%) ITIL
7 5 (15.15%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (15.15%) SDLC
8 4 (12.12%) BDD
8 4 (12.12%) Project Management
8 4 (12.12%) OOP
8 4 (12.12%) OO
8 4 (12.12%) Kanban
8 4 (12.12%) Web Development
9 3 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (9.09%) Configuration Management
9 3 (9.09%) DevOps
9 3 (9.09%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 28 (84.85%) C#
2 26 (78.79%) JavaScript
3 20 (60.61%) SQL
4 19 (57.58%) T-SQL
5 9 (27.27%) PowerShell
6 4 (12.12%) Ruby
7 2 (6.06%) VB
8 1 (3.03%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (12.12%) logstash
2 3 (9.09%) SCCM
2 3 (9.09%) SCOM
3 2 (6.06%) Puppet
3 2 (6.06%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (48.48%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.15%) Akamai
3 2 (6.06%) F5
4 1 (3.03%) Lumesse
4 1 (3.03%) Perforce