The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 25 30 29
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 320 300 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 7.98% 7.31% 7.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.93% 14.66% 15.59%
Number of salaries quoted 270 276 233
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +7.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1785 2046 1860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 44.50% 49.88% 49.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1505 1833 1705
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Web Services
North West

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 30 July 2014.

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 30 July 2014. 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 -9 20 £37,000 +2.77% 7
Rochdale - 20 £45,000 -
Cheadle +11 15 - - 1
Altrincham +5 14 £42,500 +9.67% 1
Oldham +12 4 £39,000 -0.62% 1
Salford -7 4 £60,000 +50.94% 3
Bolton -15 4 £24,500 -18.33% 2
Bury - 4 £35,000 -
Wigan -4 3 £33,000 +10.00% 4
Sale - 1 £42,500 - 1
Web Services
North West

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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.

1 321 (55.15%) C#
2 311 (53.44%) .NET
3 288 (49.48%) SQL Server
4 284 (48.80%) SQL
5 231 (39.69%) ASP.NET
6 211 (36.25%) JavaScript
7 210 (36.08%) HTML
8 196 (33.68%) XML
9 166 (28.52%) CSS
10 163 (28.01%) MVC
11 154 (26.46%) WCF
12 149 (25.60%) Microsoft
13 145 (24.91%) TDD
14 135 (23.20%) Windows
15 126 (21.65%) OO
16 123 (21.13%) jQuery
17 122 (20.96%) Java
18 117 (20.10%) Agile Software Development
19 115 (19.76%) Scrum
20 96 (16.49%) .NET Framework
21 93 (15.98%) RESTful
22 90 (15.46%) Linux
23 84 (14.43%) LINQ
24 82 (14.09%) MySQL
25 81 (13.92%) SOAP
26 73 (12.54%) Web Development
27 70 (12.03%) Oracle
28 69 (11.86%) Finance
28 69 (11.86%) Degree
29 68 (11.68%) T-SQL

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 53 (9.11%) SharePoint
2 50 (8.59%) Tomcat
3 47 (8.08%) IIS
4 32 (5.50%) Apache
5 28 (4.81%) CMS
6 22 (3.78%) SharePoint 2010
6 22 (3.78%) SharePoint 2013
7 20 (3.44%) Umbraco
8 18 (3.09%) WebLogic
9 15 (2.58%) WebSphere
10 14 (2.41%) Sitecore CMS
11 11 (1.89%) WordPress
12 10 (1.72%) Confluence
13 9 (1.55%) GlassFish
14 8 (1.37%) MS Exchange
14 8 (1.37%) WebSphere Application Server
15 7 (1.20%) NetWeaver
16 6 (1.03%) Apache Pig
16 6 (1.03%) SAS
17 5 (0.86%) Lync
Applications
1 41 (7.04%) MS Excel
2 21 (3.61%) Photoshop
3 6 (1.03%) SPSS
4 5 (0.86%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 10 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.52%) Visualfiles
3 2 (0.34%) Magento
4 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 57 (9.79%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (2.92%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (1.37%) Amazon S3
5 7 (1.20%) SaaS
6 6 (1.03%) Amazon EMR
6 6 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.86%) Amazon ELB
8 4 (0.69%) PaaS
9 3 (0.52%) IaaS
10 2 (0.34%) Route 53
11 1 (0.17%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.17%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.17%) ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 39 (6.70%) Internet
2 37 (6.36%) HTTP
3 14 (2.41%) AMQP
4 13 (2.23%) DNS
5 11 (1.89%) WAN
6 10 (1.72%) RFID
7 8 (1.37%) LAN
8 7 (1.20%) VPN
8 7 (1.20%) Firewall
9 6 (1.03%) IPsec
9 6 (1.03%) TCP/IP
10 5 (0.86%) SAN
11 4 (0.69%) NAS
11 4 (0.69%) iSCSI
11 4 (0.69%) SNMP
12 3 (0.52%) SSL
12 3 (0.52%) VoIP
12 3 (0.52%) FTP
12 3 (0.52%) Wireless
13 2 (0.34%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 288 (49.48%) SQL Server
2 82 (14.09%) MySQL
3 64 (11.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 56 (9.62%) Relational Database
5 36 (6.19%) SQL Server 2012
6 31 (5.33%) RDBMS
7 30 (5.15%) Oracle Database
8 27 (4.64%) SQL Server 2005
9 24 (4.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 23 (3.95%) NoSQL
11 22 (3.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 14 (2.41%) Oracle Database 11g
13 13 (2.23%) MongoDB
14 12 (2.06%) Big Data
14 12 (2.06%) Hadoop
15 10 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
15 10 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
16 8 (1.37%) Apache Cassandra
16 8 (1.37%) SAP HANA
17 6 (1.03%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 56 (9.62%) Eclipse
2 55 (9.45%) Git (software)
3 54 (9.28%) Visual Studio
4 40 (6.87%) JUnit
4 40 (6.87%) Subversion
5 39 (6.70%) Team Foundation Server
6 38 (6.53%) Jenkins
7 32 (5.50%) Ant
8 31 (5.33%) Selenium
9 26 (4.47%) JIRA
10 23 (3.95%) Maven
11 21 (3.61%) NUnit
12 20 (3.44%) Xcode
13 18 (3.09%) Hudson
14 13 (2.23%) Mercurial
14 13 (2.23%) SpecFlow
15 12 (2.06%) Gerrit
16 11 (1.89%) Dreamweaver
17 10 (1.72%) SoapUI
17 10 (1.72%) Mockito
General
1 69 (11.86%) Finance
2 45 (7.73%) Marketing
3 21 (3.61%) Retail
4 15 (2.58%) Legal
5 11 (1.89%) Billing
6 10 (1.72%) Banking
7 9 (1.55%) Games
8 8 (1.37%) Advertising
9 7 (1.20%) Publishing
10 6 (1.03%) Retail Banking
10 6 (1.03%) Electronics
11 5 (0.86%) Military
12 4 (0.69%) Back Office
12 4 (0.69%) Automotive
13 2 (0.34%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.34%) Telecoms
14 1 (0.17%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 420 (72.16%) Developer
2 149 (25.60%) .NET Developer
3 103 (17.70%) C# Developer
4 73 (12.54%) Web Developer
5 71 (12.20%) Java Developer
6 70 (12.03%) Senior Developer
7 69 (11.86%) C# .NET Developer
8 50 (8.59%) ASP.NET Developer
9 47 (8.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 40 (6.87%) Software Developer
11 33 (5.67%) Analyst
12 27 (4.64%) iOS Developer
13 26 (4.47%) .NET Web Developer
14 25 (4.30%) Team Leader
15 24 (4.12%) Software Engineer
16 21 (3.61%) Senior C# Developer
17 20 (3.44%) Development Team Leader
17 20 (3.44%) C# Web Developer
17 20 (3.44%) Front-End Developer
18 18 (3.09%) .NET Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 311 (53.44%) .NET
2 231 (39.69%) ASP.NET
3 210 (36.08%) HTML
4 196 (33.68%) XML
5 166 (28.52%) CSS
6 154 (26.46%) WCF
7 123 (21.13%) jQuery
8 96 (16.49%) .NET Framework
9 93 (15.98%) RESTful
10 84 (14.43%) LINQ
11 81 (13.92%) SOAP
12 65 (11.17%) HTML5
13 63 (10.82%) REST
14 56 (9.62%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 53 (9.11%) ASP.NET MVC
16 48 (8.25%) XSLT
16 48 (8.25%) Spring
17 37 (6.36%) Ajax
18 34 (5.84%) J2EE
18 34 (5.84%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 57 (9.79%) Computer Science
2 47 (8.08%) Mobile App
3 43 (7.39%) Enterprise Software
4 35 (6.01%) N-Tier
5 33 (5.67%) Client/Server
6 20 (3.44%) Social Media
7 17 (2.92%) Visualisation
8 16 (2.75%) iPhone
9 15 (2.58%) Open Source
10 12 (2.06%) Statistics
11 8 (1.37%) iPad
11 8 (1.37%) Smartphone
12 7 (1.20%) NHS
12 7 (1.20%) Web 2.0
12 7 (1.20%) Mathematics
13 5 (0.86%) RIA
14 4 (0.69%) Artificial Intelligence
14 4 (0.69%) Blackberry
14 4 (0.69%) Replication
15 3 (0.52%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 135 (23.20%) Windows
2 90 (15.46%) Linux
3 37 (6.36%) Apple iOS
4 25 (4.30%) UNIX
5 23 (3.95%) Android
6 20 (3.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (2.58%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (2.58%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (1.72%) CentOS
9 8 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (1.03%) Windows Mobile
11 5 (0.86%) AIX
12 4 (0.69%) Windows Phone
13 3 (0.52%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.52%) Windows CE
14 1 (0.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (28.01%) MVC
2 145 (24.91%) TDD
3 126 (21.65%) OO
4 117 (20.10%) Agile Software Development
5 115 (19.76%) Scrum
6 73 (12.54%) Web Development
7 58 (9.97%) Software Engineering
8 57 (9.79%) Continuous Integration
9 52 (8.93%) SOA
10 48 (8.25%) Unit Testing
11 46 (7.90%) Configuration Management
12 43 (7.39%) E-Commerce
13 42 (7.22%) OOD
14 38 (6.53%) OOP
15 36 (6.19%) iOS Development
16 35 (6.01%) UML
17 29 (4.98%) Use Case
17 29 (4.98%) Stress Testing
18 26 (4.47%) Web Design
18 26 (4.47%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 321 (55.15%) C#
2 284 (48.80%) SQL
3 211 (36.25%) JavaScript
4 122 (20.96%) Java
5 68 (11.68%) T-SQL
6 66 (11.34%) VB.NET
7 37 (6.36%) PHP
8 22 (3.78%) Ruby
8 22 (3.78%) VB
9 21 (3.61%) Objective-C
10 20 (3.44%) C
11 19 (3.26%) Python
11 19 (3.26%) XPath
12 18 (3.09%) C++
13 10 (1.72%) Perl
14 9 (1.55%) ABAP
15 8 (1.37%) Shell Script
15 8 (1.37%) PL/SQL
16 7 (1.20%) PowerShell
17 6 (1.03%) R
Qualifications
1 69 (11.86%) Degree
2 10 (1.72%) Security Cleared
3 9 (1.55%) HND
3 9 (1.55%) ISEB
3 9 (1.55%) SC Cleared
4 8 (1.37%) MCP
5 7 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (0.86%) CCNP
6 5 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.52%) MCSE
7 3 (0.52%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (0.34%) OCPJP
8 2 (0.34%) RHCE
8 2 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.34%) MCSA
8 2 (0.34%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.12%) QA
2 19 (3.26%) WAI
3 16 (2.75%) SLA
4 3 (0.52%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.52%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 35 (6.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (2.06%) vCloud
2 12 (2.06%) vSphere
3 6 (1.03%) Apache Flume
3 6 (1.03%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (0.69%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.34%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.17%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.17%) Varnish
6 1 (0.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 17 (2.92%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (2.06%) Puppet
3 8 (1.37%) OpenView
4 4 (0.69%) OpenNMS
4 4 (0.69%) SCCM
4 4 (0.69%) SCOM
5 3 (0.52%) CFEngine
6 2 (0.34%) Red Hat Satellite
6 2 (0.34%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (0.17%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.17%) Ansible
Vendors
1 149 (25.60%) Microsoft
2 70 (12.03%) Oracle
3 40 (6.87%) VMware
4 27 (4.64%) Red Hat
5 19 (3.26%) Sitecore
6 15 (2.58%) Google
7 14 (2.41%) IBM
8 11 (1.89%) Zend
9 10 (1.72%) Cisco
9 10 (1.72%) SAP
10 9 (1.55%) HP
10 9 (1.55%) Atlassian
10 9 (1.55%) Wonderware
11 8 (1.37%) Remedy
12 6 (1.03%) Adobe
13 5 (0.86%) Hitachi
13 5 (0.86%) Salesforce.com
14 4 (0.69%) Acronis
14 4 (0.69%) Actimize
14 4 (0.69%) Veeam
Greater Manchester
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Beenfits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £35,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Thales
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Thales
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Thales
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum +Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Parity Resources
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Parity Resources
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Netsource
Posted: 4 days ago