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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 25 26 28
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 303 312 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 7.83% 7.64% 8.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.12% 17.11% 16.43%
Number of salaries quoted 273 256 283
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 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £52,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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 Manchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1506 1824 1893
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 38.91% 44.66% 49.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1343 1548 1691
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
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 4 September 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 4 September 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 -3 15 £37,500 +30.43% 6
Rochdale -6 12 £58,000 +28.88%
Altrincham +5 6 £50,000 +100.00%
Salford +1 5 £32,500 -45.83% 1
Sale -1 5 £21,500 -49.41%
Cheadle -2 5 £43,750 -2.77% 1
Bolton +12 4 £30,750 -15.17% 1
Bury +4 1 £40,000 +45.45%
Wigan -4 1 £35,000 +7.69%
Oldham -6 1 £30,000 -23.07% 2
Web Services
North West

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 341 (56.64%) Agile Software Development
2 268 (44.52%) .NET
3 253 (42.03%) SQL
4 252 (41.86%) C#
5 229 (38.04%) JavaScript
6 224 (37.21%) XML
7 222 (36.88%) HTML
8 208 (34.55%) CSS
9 207 (34.39%) SQL Server
10 183 (30.40%) Java
11 173 (28.74%) SOAP
12 167 (27.74%) ASP.NET
13 161 (26.74%) TDD
14 157 (26.08%) MVC
15 129 (21.43%) Windows
16 119 (19.77%) Degree
17 116 (19.27%) Scrum
18 115 (19.10%) Finance
19 113 (18.77%) WCF
20 105 (17.44%) Oracle
21 104 (17.28%) OO
21 104 (17.28%) LINQ
22 103 (17.11%) Git (software)
22 103 (17.11%) REST
23 102 (16.94%) jQuery
23 102 (16.94%) Continuous Integration
24 95 (15.78%) SDLC
25 91 (15.12%) RESTful
26 86 (14.29%) J2EE
26 86 (14.29%) HTML5

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 58 (9.63%) WebLogic
2 45 (7.48%) Oracle Service Bus
2 45 (7.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 34 (5.65%) CMS
4 28 (4.65%) Tomcat
5 26 (4.32%) SharePoint
5 26 (4.32%) IIS
5 26 (4.32%) Umbraco
6 21 (3.49%) WebSphere
7 15 (2.49%) MS Exchange
8 10 (1.66%) Apache
9 9 (1.50%) Sitecore CMS
9 9 (1.50%) SharePoint 2010
10 8 (1.33%) SharePoint 2013
11 7 (1.16%) WordPress
11 7 (1.16%) GlassFish
12 5 (0.83%) Node.js
13 4 (0.66%) nginx
13 4 (0.66%) SharePoint Server
14 3 (0.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 29 (4.82%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.66%) MS Visio
2 4 (0.66%) MS Office
3 2 (0.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 45 (7.48%) Oracle BPM
2 12 (1.99%) Magento
3 9 (1.50%) Tridion
4 6 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 56 (9.30%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (6.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (1.66%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (1.50%) Amazon S3
5 8 (1.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 6 (1.00%) Amazon EMR
7 5 (0.83%) Office 365
7 5 (0.83%) SaaS
8 3 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.17%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 49 (8.14%) Internet
2 24 (3.99%) HTTP
3 14 (2.33%) DNS
4 13 (2.16%) Intranet
5 11 (1.83%) WAN
6 10 (1.66%) SAN
7 9 (1.50%) LAN
8 8 (1.33%) Ethernet
9 6 (1.00%) DMZ
9 6 (1.00%) NAS
10 5 (0.83%) TCP/IP
11 4 (0.66%) VoIP
11 4 (0.66%) iSCSI
11 4 (0.66%) Firewall
12 3 (0.50%) ISDN
13 2 (0.33%) PBX
13 2 (0.33%) DHCP
13 2 (0.33%) VPN
13 2 (0.33%) IPsec
13 2 (0.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 207 (34.39%) SQL Server
2 58 (9.63%) Oracle Database
3 43 (7.14%) MySQL
4 39 (6.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 39 (6.48%) Relational Database
5 38 (6.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 22 (3.65%) Oracle Database 11g
7 20 (3.32%) SQL Server 2012
8 16 (2.66%) NoSQL
8 16 (2.66%) SQL Server 2005
9 15 (2.49%) RDBMS
10 14 (2.33%) Big Data
11 11 (1.83%) PostgreSQL
12 9 (1.50%) Amazon Redshift
13 8 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 8 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
14 7 (1.16%) Amazon RDS
14 7 (1.16%) MongoDB
15 4 (0.66%) SQL Server 2000
15 4 (0.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 103 (17.11%) Git (software)
2 66 (10.96%) NUnit
3 63 (10.47%) SoapUI
4 55 (9.14%) Subversion
5 54 (8.97%) Visual Studio
6 40 (6.64%) Eclipse
7 39 (6.48%) Jenkins
8 29 (4.82%) JUnit
9 25 (4.15%) Maven
9 25 (4.15%) Team Foundation Server
10 22 (3.65%) Hudson
10 22 (3.65%) Ant
11 19 (3.16%) HP UFT
11 19 (3.16%) Selenium
12 17 (2.82%) MSTest
13 14 (2.33%) SpecFlow
14 11 (1.83%) TeamCity
14 11 (1.83%) JIRA
14 11 (1.83%) IntelliJ
15 9 (1.50%) Mockito
General
1 115 (19.10%) Finance
2 20 (3.32%) Marketing
3 14 (2.33%) Retail
4 13 (2.16%) Games
5 8 (1.33%) Banking
5 8 (1.33%) Telecoms
6 5 (0.83%) Legal
6 5 (0.83%) Advertising
6 5 (0.83%) Retail Banking
7 4 (0.66%) Automotive
8 3 (0.50%) Law
9 2 (0.33%) Back Office
9 2 (0.33%) Local Government
10 1 (0.17%) Russian Language
10 1 (0.17%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 400 (66.45%) Developer
2 109 (18.11%) .NET Developer
3 107 (17.77%) C# Developer
4 91 (15.12%) Java Developer
5 83 (13.79%) Senior Developer
6 64 (10.63%) C# .NET Developer
7 57 (9.47%) Web Developer
8 55 (9.14%) ASP.NET Developer
9 48 (7.97%) Software Developer
10 47 (7.81%) Architect
10 47 (7.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 37 (6.15%) Senior Java Developer
12 34 (5.65%) .NET Web Developer
12 34 (5.65%) Agile C# Developer
13 31 (5.15%) Tester
14 28 (4.65%) C# Software Developer
14 28 (4.65%) C# Web Developer
15 26 (4.32%) Software Engineer
16 24 (3.99%) Consultant
16 24 (3.99%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 268 (44.52%) .NET
2 224 (37.21%) XML
3 222 (36.88%) HTML
4 208 (34.55%) CSS
5 173 (28.74%) SOAP
6 167 (27.74%) ASP.NET
7 113 (18.77%) WCF
8 104 (17.28%) LINQ
9 103 (17.11%) REST
10 102 (16.94%) jQuery
11 91 (15.12%) RESTful
12 86 (14.29%) HTML5
12 86 (14.29%) J2EE
13 84 (13.95%) XSLT
14 69 (11.46%) Spring
15 65 (10.80%) Hibernate
16 64 (10.63%) WPF
17 59 (9.80%) Middleware
18 58 (9.63%) ASP.NET MVC
19 56 (9.30%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 69 (11.46%) Analytical Skills
2 62 (10.30%) Computer Science
3 29 (4.82%) User Experience
4 27 (4.49%) Mobile App
5 17 (2.82%) Replication
6 15 (2.49%) Client/Server
6 15 (2.49%) N-Tier
7 11 (1.83%) Management Information System
8 10 (1.66%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (1.50%) Algorithms
9 9 (1.50%) 3D Graphics
10 7 (1.16%) Mobile Games
10 7 (1.16%) iPhone
11 6 (1.00%) Interactive TV
12 5 (0.83%) Smartphone
12 5 (0.83%) Blackberry
13 4 (0.66%) Visualisation
13 4 (0.66%) Private Cloud
14 3 (0.50%) iPad
14 3 (0.50%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 129 (21.43%) Windows
2 48 (7.97%) Linux
3 18 (2.99%) Apple iOS
4 17 (2.82%) Android
5 15 (2.49%) UNIX
6 6 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (0.83%) Windows Mobile
7 5 (0.83%) Windows Phone
8 4 (0.66%) AIX
8 4 (0.66%) Mac OS
9 3 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.33%) Solaris
10 2 (0.33%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.33%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.17%) SUSE
11 1 (0.17%) Debian
11 1 (0.17%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.17%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 341 (56.64%) Agile Software Development
2 161 (26.74%) TDD
3 157 (26.08%) MVC
4 116 (19.27%) Scrum
5 104 (17.28%) OO
6 102 (16.94%) Continuous Integration
7 95 (15.78%) SDLC
8 75 (12.46%) UML
9 74 (12.29%) Software Engineering
10 71 (11.79%) OOP
11 70 (11.63%) SOA
12 61 (10.13%) BDD
13 59 (9.80%) E-Commerce
14 52 (8.64%) Mentoring
15 50 (8.31%) Performance Tuning
16 43 (7.14%) Web Development
17 40 (6.64%) Unit Testing
18 34 (5.65%) Automated Testing
19 32 (5.32%) Multithreading
20 28 (4.65%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 253 (42.03%) SQL
2 252 (41.86%) C#
3 229 (38.04%) JavaScript
4 183 (30.40%) Java
5 58 (9.63%) PL/SQL
6 49 (8.14%) PHP
7 39 (6.48%) T-SQL
7 39 (6.48%) VBA
8 38 (6.31%) C++
9 22 (3.65%) VB.NET
10 16 (2.66%) Python
11 14 (2.33%) Objective-C
12 12 (1.99%) Ruby
13 10 (1.66%) VC++
14 9 (1.50%) XPath
15 6 (1.00%) Groovy
15 6 (1.00%) Perl
16 5 (0.83%) C
16 5 (0.83%) Scala
17 3 (0.50%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 119 (19.77%) Degree
2 24 (3.99%) ISEB
3 8 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (1.33%) MCSE
4 7 (1.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (1.16%) ISTQB
5 5 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (0.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.33%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.17%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (6.15%) QA
2 15 (2.49%) SLA
3 3 (0.50%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.33%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.33%) WAI
4 2 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.33%) HL7
5 1 (0.17%) WCAG
System Software
1 14 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (1.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.00%) VMware ESX
2 6 (1.00%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (0.66%) Docker
4 3 (0.50%) vSphere
5 2 (0.33%) Terminal Services
5 2 (0.33%) vCloud
6 1 (0.17%) KVM
6 1 (0.17%) Ceph
6 1 (0.17%) GlusterFS
6 1 (0.17%) Xen
6 1 (0.17%) Varnish
6 1 (0.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (1.33%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.00%) Puppet
3 4 (0.66%) Cacti
3 4 (0.66%) Nagios
4 3 (0.50%) Backup Exec
4 3 (0.50%) Munin
4 3 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.17%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.17%) Ansible
5 1 (0.17%) cPanel
5 1 (0.17%) Plesk
5 1 (0.17%) Nessus
5 1 (0.17%) Nmap
5 1 (0.17%) WebInspect
5 1 (0.17%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 105 (17.44%) Oracle
2 61 (10.13%) Microsoft
3 20 (3.32%) VMware
4 18 (2.99%) IBM
5 16 (2.66%) Zend
5 16 (2.66%) Sitecore
6 14 (2.33%) Stellent
7 12 (1.99%) HP
8 11 (1.83%) Red Hat
9 6 (1.00%) Cisco
10 5 (0.83%) Adobe
10 5 (0.83%) Symbian
11 4 (0.66%) Hitachi
11 4 (0.66%) Facebook
12 3 (0.50%) ServiceNow
12 3 (0.50%) Wonderware
12 3 (0.50%) EPiServer
13 2 (0.33%) Fortinet
13 2 (0.33%) ATG
13 2 (0.33%) Telerik
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