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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 22 28 30
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 305 276 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 8.98% 7.07% 7.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.71% 15.92% 14.72%
Number of salaries quoted 266 236 298
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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 Manchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1473 1734 2180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.39% 44.44% 51.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1265 1461 1966
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Web Services
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Web Services Salary Trend in Manchester

Web Services
Salary Histogram in Manchester

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

Web Services Salary Histogram in Manchester

Web Services
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 3 July 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
Stockport -2 21 £37,500 -14.28% 5
Altrincham -2 11 £45,000 -10.00% 4
Rochdale -2 6 £58,000 +35.67%
Ashton-under-Lyne - 5 £32,500 -
Bolton +11 4 £29,000 +24.73%
Wigan +6 3 £35,000 +11.11% 2
Salford +2 3 £32,500 -12.16% 1
Cheadle -3 1 £40,000 - 3
Web Services
North West

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

1 320 (54.42%) Agile Software Development
2 317 (53.91%) .NET
3 288 (48.98%) C#
4 275 (46.77%) SQL
5 238 (40.48%) SQL Server
6 237 (40.31%) XML
7 223 (37.93%) HTML
8 213 (36.22%) CSS
9 211 (35.88%) JavaScript
10 198 (33.67%) ASP.NET
11 167 (28.40%) SOAP
12 147 (25.00%) MVC
13 137 (23.30%) Java
13 137 (23.30%) WCF
14 134 (22.79%) Windows
15 124 (21.09%) TDD
16 121 (20.58%) jQuery
16 121 (20.58%) Oracle
17 118 (20.07%) OO
18 107 (18.20%) Degree
19 104 (17.69%) Scrum
20 97 (16.50%) LINQ
21 92 (15.65%) REST
22 87 (14.80%) HTML5
23 84 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
24 83 (14.12%) Git (software)
25 75 (12.76%) SDLC
25 75 (12.76%) OOP
26 74 (12.59%) UML
26 74 (12.59%) XSLT

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 61 (10.37%) WebLogic
2 43 (7.31%) Oracle Service Bus
2 43 (7.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 35 (5.95%) CMS
4 28 (4.76%) IIS
5 24 (4.08%) WebSphere
6 21 (3.57%) Umbraco
7 19 (3.23%) SharePoint
8 16 (2.72%) Tomcat
9 12 (2.04%) GlassFish
10 9 (1.53%) MS Exchange
10 9 (1.53%) Sitecore CMS
11 8 (1.36%) SharePoint 2010
12 7 (1.19%) nginx
12 7 (1.19%) SharePoint 2013
13 6 (1.02%) Apache Pig
14 5 (0.85%) WordPress
15 3 (0.51%) Node.js
15 3 (0.51%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 3 (0.51%) SAS
Applications
1 34 (5.78%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.68%) MS Visio
2 4 (0.68%) MS Office
3 2 (0.34%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 43 (7.31%) Oracle BPM
2 10 (1.70%) Magento
3 9 (1.53%) Tridion
4 4 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 60 (10.20%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (6.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.36%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (1.19%) Amazon S3
5 6 (1.02%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 5 (0.85%) SaaS
7 4 (0.68%) Amazon EMR
8 3 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.51%) Force.com
9 2 (0.34%) Office 365
10 1 (0.17%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 49 (8.33%) Internet
2 37 (6.29%) HTTP
3 10 (1.70%) Intranet
4 9 (1.53%) SAN
4 9 (1.53%) DNS
5 6 (1.02%) Ethernet
5 6 (1.02%) Firewall
6 5 (0.85%) TCP/IP
6 5 (0.85%) WAN
6 5 (0.85%) NAS
7 4 (0.68%) DMZ
8 3 (0.51%) DHCP
8 3 (0.51%) LAN
9 2 (0.34%) PBX
9 2 (0.34%) IPsec
9 2 (0.34%) iSCSI
9 2 (0.34%) DSL
10 1 (0.17%) Extranet
10 1 (0.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 238 (40.48%) SQL Server
2 62 (10.54%) Oracle Database
3 39 (6.63%) Relational Database
4 38 (6.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 37 (6.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 37 (6.29%) MySQL
6 26 (4.42%) Data Warehouse
7 21 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
8 20 (3.40%) PostgreSQL
9 17 (2.89%) SQL Server 2012
10 16 (2.72%) Big Data
10 16 (2.72%) NoSQL
11 15 (2.55%) RDBMS
12 13 (2.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 12 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
14 10 (1.70%) Amazon Redshift
15 6 (1.02%) Hadoop
15 6 (1.02%) Apache Hive
15 6 (1.02%) MongoDB
16 5 (0.85%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 83 (14.12%) Git (software)
2 65 (11.05%) SoapUI
3 62 (10.54%) Subversion
4 53 (9.01%) Visual Studio
5 52 (8.84%) NUnit
6 37 (6.29%) Jenkins
7 35 (5.95%) Team Foundation Server
8 30 (5.10%) Eclipse
9 28 (4.76%) Hudson
10 26 (4.42%) JUnit
11 21 (3.57%) SpecFlow
12 18 (3.06%) Ant
13 16 (2.72%) TeamCity
14 11 (1.87%) MSTest
15 7 (1.19%) Mercurial
15 7 (1.19%) Maven
16 6 (1.02%) JIRA
16 6 (1.02%) HP UFT
16 6 (1.02%) ClearCase
16 6 (1.02%) Selenium
General
1 73 (12.41%) Finance
2 27 (4.59%) Marketing
3 12 (2.04%) Retail
4 8 (1.36%) Banking
4 8 (1.36%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.02%) Games
5 6 (1.02%) Local Government
6 5 (0.85%) Retail Banking
6 5 (0.85%) Advertising
7 3 (0.51%) Law
7 3 (0.51%) Legal
8 2 (0.34%) Back Office
9 1 (0.17%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.17%) Automotive
9 1 (0.17%) Publishing
9 1 (0.17%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 412 (70.07%) Developer
2 135 (22.96%) C# Developer
3 133 (22.62%) .NET Developer
4 81 (13.78%) Senior Developer
5 77 (13.10%) C# .NET Developer
6 63 (10.71%) Web Developer
6 63 (10.71%) ASP.NET Developer
7 58 (9.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 57 (9.69%) Java Developer
9 54 (9.18%) Architect
10 44 (7.48%) Software Developer
11 38 (6.46%) Agile C# Developer
12 34 (5.78%) .NET Web Developer
13 31 (5.27%) C# Software Developer
14 29 (4.93%) Senior Java Developer
15 28 (4.76%) C# Web Developer
16 24 (4.08%) Analyst
16 24 (4.08%) Oracle Architect
16 24 (4.08%) Middleware Architect
17 23 (3.91%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 317 (53.91%) .NET
2 237 (40.31%) XML
3 223 (37.93%) HTML
4 213 (36.22%) CSS
5 198 (33.67%) ASP.NET
6 167 (28.40%) SOAP
7 137 (23.30%) WCF
8 121 (20.58%) jQuery
9 97 (16.50%) LINQ
10 92 (15.65%) REST
11 87 (14.80%) HTML5
12 74 (12.59%) XSLT
13 67 (11.39%) .NET Framework
14 66 (11.22%) Ajax
15 63 (10.71%) RESTful
16 60 (10.20%) JMS
17 59 (10.03%) ASP.NET MVC
18 58 (9.86%) CSS3
18 58 (9.86%) J2EE
19 57 (9.69%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 64 (10.88%) Analytical Skills
2 56 (9.52%) Computer Science
3 27 (4.59%) Mobile App
4 23 (3.91%) User Experience
5 21 (3.57%) Replication
6 18 (3.06%) N-Tier
7 16 (2.72%) Enterprise Software
8 15 (2.55%) Client/Server
9 10 (1.70%) Management Information System
10 8 (1.36%) 3D Graphics
10 8 (1.36%) Algorithms
11 6 (1.02%) Interactive TV
12 5 (0.85%) Smartphone
12 5 (0.85%) Data Integration
13 4 (0.68%) iPhone
13 4 (0.68%) Visualisation
13 4 (0.68%) iPad
13 4 (0.68%) Blackberry
14 3 (0.51%) Derivative
14 3 (0.51%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 134 (22.79%) Windows
2 39 (6.63%) Linux
3 20 (3.40%) Apple iOS
4 19 (3.23%) Android
5 17 (2.89%) UNIX
6 7 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (0.85%) Windows 7
7 5 (0.85%) Windows Phone
8 4 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.68%) Windows Mobile
8 4 (0.68%) Solaris
9 3 (0.51%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.34%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.17%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.17%) Debian
11 1 (0.17%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.17%) AIX
11 1 (0.17%) CentOS
11 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.17%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 320 (54.42%) Agile Software Development
2 147 (25.00%) MVC
3 124 (21.09%) TDD
4 118 (20.07%) OO
5 104 (17.69%) Scrum
6 84 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
7 75 (12.76%) SDLC
7 75 (12.76%) OOP
8 74 (12.59%) UML
9 70 (11.90%) SOA
10 68 (11.56%) Software Engineering
11 51 (8.67%) Mentoring
12 50 (8.50%) BDD
12 50 (8.50%) Unit Testing
13 49 (8.33%) Web Development
13 49 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
14 43 (7.31%) Automated Testing
15 34 (5.78%) E-Commerce
16 33 (5.61%) OOD
16 33 (5.61%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 288 (48.98%) C#
2 275 (46.77%) SQL
3 211 (35.88%) JavaScript
4 137 (23.30%) Java
5 52 (8.84%) PL/SQL
6 47 (7.99%) PHP
7 44 (7.48%) C++
8 43 (7.31%) T-SQL
9 34 (5.78%) VBA
10 30 (5.10%) VB.NET
11 19 (3.23%) Ruby
12 18 (3.06%) Objective-C
13 17 (2.89%) Python
14 10 (1.70%) XPath
15 9 (1.53%) VC++
16 7 (1.19%) Apex Code
17 5 (0.85%) PowerShell
18 4 (0.68%) Shell Script
18 4 (0.68%) Delphi
19 3 (0.51%) Perl
Qualifications
1 107 (18.20%) Degree
2 25 (4.25%) ISEB
3 9 (1.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (0.68%) Oracle Certification
5 3 (0.51%) Sun Certification
5 3 (0.51%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.51%) MCSE
6 1 (0.17%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (3.74%) QA
2 16 (2.72%) SLA
3 9 (1.53%) WAI
4 2 (0.34%) HL7
4 2 (0.34%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.68%) vSphere
2 4 (0.68%) VMware ESX
2 4 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (0.68%) vCloud
3 3 (0.51%) Terminal Services
3 3 (0.51%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.34%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.17%) Xen
5 1 (0.17%) Varnish
5 1 (0.17%) KVM
5 1 (0.17%) Docker
5 1 (0.17%) Ceph
5 1 (0.17%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 4 (0.68%) Puppet
1 4 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.51%) Nagios
2 3 (0.51%) Backup Exec
2 3 (0.51%) Cacti
3 2 (0.34%) Munin
3 2 (0.34%) vMotion
4 1 (0.17%) Plesk
4 1 (0.17%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.17%) HAProxy
4 1 (0.17%) Ansible
4 1 (0.17%) cPanel
Vendors
1 121 (20.58%) Oracle
2 57 (9.69%) Microsoft
3 16 (2.72%) IBM
3 16 (2.72%) Sitecore
4 13 (2.21%) Stellent
4 13 (2.21%) VMware
4 13 (2.21%) Red Hat
5 12 (2.04%) Zend
6 7 (1.19%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (1.19%) HP
7 6 (1.02%) Adobe
8 5 (0.85%) Cisco
8 5 (0.85%) DevExpress
9 4 (0.68%) Symbian
9 4 (0.68%) Hitachi
9 4 (0.68%) Facebook
10 3 (0.51%) 3PAR
10 3 (0.51%) ServiceNow
10 3 (0.51%) Apple
10 3 (0.51%) CheckPoint
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Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per month
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 25 days hol + flexi-time, etc
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