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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 25 25 28
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 300 324 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 7.39% 8.78% 8.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.96% 17.49% 15.80%
Number of salaries quoted 250 288 249
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 £27,500 £27,500 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
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
1769 1852 1968
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.56% 50.19% 52.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1518 1642 1779
Average salary £39,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 30 September 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 September 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 +1 23 £29,000 -17.14% 9
Cheadle +15 17 £45,000 -
Rochdale - 16 £46,500 - 1
Wigan -8 9 £32,500 -9.72% 2
Salford -1 6 £46,250 +17.83% 1
Bury - 5 £27,500 - 1
Oldham +1 4 £39,000 +15.48%
Altrincham -4 4 £25,000 -
Bolton -11 2 £36,250 +11.53% 2
Sale - 1 £42,500 -
Web Services
North West

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 325 (56.52%) C#
2 308 (53.57%) .NET
3 289 (50.26%) SQL Server
4 260 (45.22%) SQL
5 238 (41.39%) HTML
6 237 (41.22%) ASP.NET
7 231 (40.17%) Agile Software Development
8 225 (39.13%) JavaScript
9 191 (33.22%) CSS
10 182 (31.65%) XML
11 147 (25.57%) MVC
12 139 (24.17%) WCF
13 138 (24.00%) Microsoft
14 135 (23.48%) Windows
15 130 (22.61%) jQuery
16 128 (22.26%) TDD
17 110 (19.13%) Scrum
18 107 (18.61%) OO
18 107 (18.61%) Java
19 106 (18.43%) RESTful
20 93 (16.17%) .NET Framework
21 90 (15.65%) LINQ
21 90 (15.65%) SOAP
22 77 (13.39%) MySQL
23 76 (13.22%) HTML5
24 74 (12.87%) Oracle
25 73 (12.70%) Linux
26 72 (12.52%) Degree
27 63 (10.96%) Finance
27 63 (10.96%) Mentoring

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 61 (10.61%) IIS
2 45 (7.83%) SharePoint
3 35 (6.09%) CMS
3 35 (6.09%) Tomcat
4 34 (5.91%) Umbraco
5 27 (4.70%) Apache
6 21 (3.65%) Sitecore CMS
7 15 (2.61%) Confluence
8 14 (2.43%) WordPress
8 14 (2.43%) WebSphere
9 11 (1.91%) SharePoint 2010
9 11 (1.91%) SharePoint 2013
10 10 (1.74%) WebSphere Application Server
10 10 (1.74%) WebLogic
11 8 (1.39%) Sitefinity
11 8 (1.39%) GlassFish
12 5 (0.87%) Apache Pig
12 5 (0.87%) Lync
12 5 (0.87%) MS Exchange
12 5 (0.87%) SAS
Applications
1 45 (7.83%) MS Excel
2 29 (5.04%) Photoshop
3 6 (1.04%) Fireworks
4 5 (0.87%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (0.87%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (1.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.35%) Magento
2 2 (0.35%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 56 (9.74%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (2.61%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (2.09%) SaaS
4 8 (1.39%) Amazon S3
4 8 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (0.87%) PaaS
5 5 (0.87%) Amazon EMR
5 5 (0.87%) Amazon ELB
6 4 (0.70%) IaaS
7 1 (0.17%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.17%) Route 53
7 1 (0.17%) ElastiCache
7 1 (0.17%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 32 (5.57%) Internet
2 30 (5.22%) HTTP
3 9 (1.57%) TCP/IP
3 9 (1.57%) WAN
3 9 (1.57%) IPsec
3 9 (1.57%) AMQP
4 8 (1.39%) DNS
4 8 (1.39%) SAN
5 7 (1.22%) Firewall
5 7 (1.22%) VPN
5 7 (1.22%) SNMP
5 7 (1.22%) iSCSI
5 7 (1.22%) NAS
6 6 (1.04%) LAN
7 3 (0.52%) FTP
8 2 (0.35%) PBX
8 2 (0.35%) VoIP
8 2 (0.35%) Ethernet
8 2 (0.35%) Extranet
8 2 (0.35%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 289 (50.26%) SQL Server
2 77 (13.39%) MySQL
3 57 (9.91%) Relational Database
4 45 (7.83%) SQL Server 2008
5 30 (5.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 27 (4.70%) Oracle Database
7 26 (4.52%) SQL Server 2012
8 25 (4.35%) RDBMS
9 23 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
10 19 (3.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 16 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
12 15 (2.61%) NoSQL
13 14 (2.43%) Oracle Database 11g
14 12 (2.09%) MongoDB
14 12 (2.09%) Big Data
15 11 (1.91%) Hadoop
16 7 (1.22%) Apache Cassandra
17 6 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
18 5 (0.87%) DB2
18 5 (0.87%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 51 (8.87%) Git (software)
2 49 (8.52%) Subversion
3 46 (8.00%) Visual Studio
4 45 (7.83%) Team Foundation Server
5 40 (6.96%) Eclipse
6 35 (6.09%) JUnit
7 32 (5.57%) JIRA
8 23 (4.00%) Selenium
9 20 (3.48%) Jenkins
10 19 (3.30%) Mercurial
10 19 (3.30%) Xcode
11 18 (3.13%) NUnit
12 16 (2.78%) Ant
13 14 (2.43%) Dreamweaver
14 12 (2.09%) ClearCase
14 12 (2.09%) Maven
15 10 (1.74%) MSTest
15 10 (1.74%) SpecFlow
15 10 (1.74%) Gradle
16 8 (1.39%) SoapUI
General
1 63 (10.96%) Finance
2 51 (8.87%) Marketing
3 21 (3.65%) Retail
4 16 (2.78%) Banking
5 12 (2.09%) Retail Banking
6 11 (1.91%) Billing
7 10 (1.74%) Automotive
8 9 (1.57%) Legal
8 9 (1.57%) Publishing
8 9 (1.57%) Games
9 8 (1.39%) Advertising
10 3 (0.52%) Back Office
10 3 (0.52%) Electronics
11 2 (0.35%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.35%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.35%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.35%) Military
11 2 (0.35%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.17%) Law
Job Titles
1 410 (71.30%) Developer
2 149 (25.91%) .NET Developer
3 123 (21.39%) C# Developer
4 86 (14.96%) Senior Developer
5 81 (14.09%) C# .NET Developer
6 66 (11.48%) Web Developer
7 61 (10.61%) Java Developer
8 60 (10.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 57 (9.91%) Software Developer
10 55 (9.57%) ASP.NET Developer
11 39 (6.78%) .NET Web Developer
12 34 (5.91%) Senior C# Developer
13 30 (5.22%) Team Leader
14 29 (5.04%) Analyst
15 28 (4.87%) Software Engineer
16 26 (4.52%) C# Web Developer
16 26 (4.52%) .NET Team Leader
17 23 (4.00%) Senior .NET Developer
17 23 (4.00%) iOS Developer
18 21 (3.65%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 308 (53.57%) .NET
2 238 (41.39%) HTML
3 237 (41.22%) ASP.NET
4 191 (33.22%) CSS
5 182 (31.65%) XML
6 139 (24.17%) WCF
7 130 (22.61%) jQuery
8 106 (18.43%) RESTful
9 93 (16.17%) .NET Framework
10 90 (15.65%) LINQ
10 90 (15.65%) SOAP
11 76 (13.22%) HTML5
12 61 (10.61%) XSLT
13 56 (9.74%) REST
14 50 (8.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 46 (8.00%) Ajax
16 39 (6.78%) J2EE
17 38 (6.61%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 35 (6.09%) Spring
19 33 (5.74%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 39 (6.78%) Mobile App
2 38 (6.61%) Computer Science
3 36 (6.26%) N-Tier
4 32 (5.57%) Enterprise Software
5 31 (5.39%) Client/Server
6 19 (3.30%) Social Media
7 18 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (2.61%) iPhone
8 15 (2.61%) Open Source
9 11 (1.91%) User Experience
10 9 (1.57%) iPad
11 8 (1.39%) Algorithms
11 8 (1.39%) Blackberry
11 8 (1.39%) Smartphone
12 7 (1.22%) Statistics
12 7 (1.22%) Web 2.0
12 7 (1.22%) NHS
12 7 (1.22%) Mathematics
13 6 (1.04%) Artificial Intelligence
13 6 (1.04%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 135 (23.48%) Windows
2 73 (12.70%) Linux
3 39 (6.78%) Apple iOS
4 24 (4.17%) Android
5 16 (2.78%) UNIX
6 15 (2.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (2.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (2.43%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (1.57%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (1.39%) Windows Phone
10 7 (1.22%) CentOS
10 7 (1.22%) Windows Mobile
11 4 (0.70%) AIX
12 3 (0.52%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.35%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 231 (40.17%) Agile Software Development
2 147 (25.57%) MVC
3 128 (22.26%) TDD
4 110 (19.13%) Scrum
5 107 (18.61%) OO
6 63 (10.96%) Mentoring
7 61 (10.61%) SOA
8 57 (9.91%) Web Development
9 55 (9.57%) Software Engineering
10 53 (9.22%) OOD
11 51 (8.87%) E-Commerce
12 48 (8.35%) Configuration Management
13 44 (7.65%) Project Management
14 43 (7.48%) Unit Testing
14 43 (7.48%) Continuous Integration
15 37 (6.43%) iOS Development
16 36 (6.26%) OOP
17 35 (6.09%) UML
18 29 (5.04%) Use Case
19 28 (4.87%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 325 (56.52%) C#
2 260 (45.22%) SQL
3 225 (39.13%) JavaScript
4 107 (18.61%) Java
5 60 (10.43%) T-SQL
6 53 (9.22%) VB.NET
7 31 (5.39%) PHP
8 28 (4.87%) C++
9 26 (4.52%) C
10 20 (3.48%) Ruby
11 19 (3.30%) Objective-C
12 16 (2.78%) Python
13 15 (2.61%) VB
14 14 (2.43%) Delphi
15 12 (2.09%) XPath
16 10 (1.74%) PL/SQL
17 9 (1.57%) Perl
18 6 (1.04%) Shell Script
19 5 (0.87%) R
19 5 (0.87%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 72 (12.52%) Degree
2 11 (1.91%) MCP
3 10 (1.74%) Security Cleared
4 9 (1.57%) SC Cleared
5 6 (1.04%) ISEB
5 6 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (0.87%) CCNP
7 4 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.52%) HND
8 3 (0.52%) MCSE
8 3 (0.52%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.35%) MCSD
9 2 (0.35%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.30%) QA
2 15 (2.61%) SLA
2 15 (2.61%) WAI
3 2 (0.35%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 30 (5.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (2.61%) vSphere
2 15 (2.61%) vCloud
3 6 (1.04%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (0.87%) Apache Flume
5 4 (0.70%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (0.70%) VMware ESX
6 3 (0.52%) VirtualBox
7 2 (0.35%) Active Directory
8 1 (0.17%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (2.09%) Puppet
3 8 (1.39%) OpenView
4 7 (1.22%) SCOM
4 7 (1.22%) OpenNMS
5 5 (0.87%) SCCM
6 3 (0.52%) CFEngine
7 2 (0.35%) Ansible
8 1 (0.17%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 138 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 74 (12.87%) Oracle
3 36 (6.26%) VMware
4 25 (4.35%) Sitecore
5 19 (3.30%) Red Hat
6 18 (3.13%) Google
7 14 (2.43%) IBM
8 10 (1.74%) Cisco
8 10 (1.74%) Adobe
8 10 (1.74%) Wonderware
9 9 (1.57%) Atlassian
9 9 (1.57%) HP
10 8 (1.39%) Remedy
10 8 (1.39%) Embarcadero
11 7 (1.22%) Veeam
11 7 (1.22%) Acronis
11 7 (1.22%) Symbian
11 7 (1.22%) Dell
12 6 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
13 5 (0.87%) Hitachi
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £41000 Per Annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £41000 Per Annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Great Benefits + Training
Posted: 18 hours ago
Greater Manchester
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £18,000 - £25,000+ per annum depending on experien
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Applied Card Technologies
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £16000 to £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 45,000
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus + Share options
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago