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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 36 24 28
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +4
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 258 319 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 6.19% 8.57% 8.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.66% 17.11% 16.15%
Number of salaries quoted 217 284 273
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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
1760 1864 1981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 42.24% 50.09% 52.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1500 1643 1804
Average salary £37,608 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.45% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £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
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 20 October 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 20 October 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 0 22 £32,000 -16.88% 9
Rochdale - 11 £52,000 - 1
Cheadle +16 10 £45,000 - 1
Wigan -8 9 £32,500 -9.72% 2
Bury - 5 £27,500 - 1
Salford -4 4 £32,500 -17.19%
Altrincham 0 3 £25,000 -32.43% 3
Oldham 0 1 £21,000 -36.62% 1
Web Services
North West

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 323 (57.89%) C#
2 301 (53.94%) .NET
3 279 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 246 (44.09%) HTML
5 242 (43.37%) SQL
6 237 (42.47%) JavaScript
6 237 (42.47%) ASP.NET
7 236 (42.29%) Agile Software Development
8 201 (36.02%) CSS
9 170 (30.47%) XML
10 145 (25.99%) MVC
11 137 (24.55%) jQuery
12 130 (23.30%) WCF
13 128 (22.94%) Windows
14 121 (21.68%) Microsoft
15 112 (20.07%) TDD
16 110 (19.71%) Scrum
17 107 (19.18%) Java
18 105 (18.82%) RESTful
19 101 (18.10%) OO
20 97 (17.38%) SOAP
21 91 (16.31%) LINQ
22 85 (15.23%) .NET Framework
23 79 (14.16%) HTML5
24 76 (13.62%) Degree
25 73 (13.08%) Oracle
26 70 (12.54%) MySQL
27 68 (12.19%) Linux
28 66 (11.83%) Mentoring
29 65 (11.65%) IIS

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 65 (11.65%) IIS
2 39 (6.99%) SharePoint
3 37 (6.63%) CMS
3 37 (6.63%) Umbraco
4 28 (5.02%) Tomcat
5 24 (4.30%) Apache
6 23 (4.12%) Sitecore CMS
7 16 (2.87%) WordPress
7 16 (2.87%) Confluence
8 12 (2.15%) WebSphere
9 9 (1.61%) WebSphere Application Server
10 8 (1.43%) Sitefinity
11 6 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
11 6 (1.08%) SharePoint 2010
11 6 (1.08%) WebLogic
11 6 (1.08%) GlassFish
12 5 (0.90%) SAS
12 5 (0.90%) Lync
12 5 (0.90%) Apache Pig
13 4 (0.72%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 46 (8.24%) MS Excel
2 29 (5.20%) Photoshop
3 6 (1.08%) Fireworks
4 5 (0.90%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (0.90%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.72%) Magento
3 3 (0.54%) Oracle Retail
3 3 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 57 (10.22%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (2.51%) SaaS
2 14 (2.51%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (1.25%) Amazon S3
5 5 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (0.90%) PaaS
5 5 (0.90%) Amazon EMR
6 4 (0.72%) Amazon ELB
6 4 (0.72%) IaaS
7 1 (0.18%) ElastiCache
7 1 (0.18%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.18%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.18%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 35 (6.27%) Internet
2 27 (4.84%) HTTP
3 10 (1.79%) TCP/IP
3 10 (1.79%) IPsec
4 9 (1.61%) AMQP
4 9 (1.61%) SAN
5 8 (1.43%) SNMP
5 8 (1.43%) iSCSI
5 8 (1.43%) NAS
6 7 (1.25%) Firewall
6 7 (1.25%) VPN
6 7 (1.25%) WAN
7 4 (0.72%) LAN
8 3 (0.54%) Extranet
8 3 (0.54%) FTP
9 2 (0.36%) DSL
9 2 (0.36%) Intranet
9 2 (0.36%) PBX
9 2 (0.36%) Ethernet
9 2 (0.36%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 279 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 70 (12.54%) MySQL
3 56 (10.04%) Relational Database
4 35 (6.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 26 (4.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 22 (3.94%) Oracle Database
7 21 (3.76%) RDBMS
8 20 (3.58%) SQL Server 2005
8 20 (3.58%) SQL Server 2012
9 17 (3.05%) PostgreSQL
10 15 (2.69%) NoSQL
11 14 (2.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 12 (2.15%) MongoDB
12 12 (2.15%) Big Data
13 11 (1.97%) Hadoop
14 9 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
15 7 (1.25%) Apache Cassandra
16 6 (1.08%) Azure SQL Database
17 5 (0.90%) Apache Hive
17 5 (0.90%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 51 (9.14%) Subversion
2 50 (8.96%) Git (software)
3 47 (8.42%) Team Foundation Server
4 46 (8.24%) Visual Studio
5 38 (6.81%) Eclipse
6 31 (5.56%) JUnit
7 25 (4.48%) JIRA
8 24 (4.30%) Selenium
9 20 (3.58%) Mercurial
10 18 (3.23%) NUnit
10 18 (3.23%) Xcode
11 17 (3.05%) Jenkins
12 14 (2.51%) ClearCase
12 14 (2.51%) Dreamweaver
13 13 (2.33%) Ant
14 11 (1.97%) Maven
15 10 (1.79%) MSTest
15 10 (1.79%) SpecFlow
15 10 (1.79%) Gradle
16 8 (1.43%) SoapUI
General
1 55 (9.86%) Finance
2 51 (9.14%) Marketing
3 28 (5.02%) Retail
4 16 (2.87%) Banking
5 12 (2.15%) Retail Banking
6 11 (1.97%) Billing
6 11 (1.97%) Games
6 11 (1.97%) Automotive
7 9 (1.61%) Publishing
8 5 (0.90%) Legal
8 5 (0.90%) Advertising
9 4 (0.72%) Back Office
10 3 (0.54%) Electronics
11 2 (0.36%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.36%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.36%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.36%) Military
11 2 (0.36%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.18%) Law
Job Titles
1 401 (71.86%) Developer
2 139 (24.91%) .NET Developer
3 121 (21.68%) C# Developer
4 90 (16.13%) Senior Developer
5 77 (13.80%) C# .NET Developer
6 70 (12.54%) Web Developer
7 61 (10.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 57 (10.22%) Software Developer
9 56 (10.04%) Java Developer
10 54 (9.68%) ASP.NET Developer
11 45 (8.06%) .NET Web Developer
12 37 (6.63%) Senior C# Developer
13 31 (5.56%) Team Leader
14 29 (5.20%) C# Web Developer
15 28 (5.02%) Software Engineer
16 27 (4.84%) .NET Team Leader
17 26 (4.66%) Senior .NET Developer
17 26 (4.66%) Analyst
18 24 (4.30%) Junior
19 22 (3.94%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 301 (53.94%) .NET
2 246 (44.09%) HTML
3 237 (42.47%) ASP.NET
4 201 (36.02%) CSS
5 170 (30.47%) XML
6 137 (24.55%) jQuery
7 130 (23.30%) WCF
8 105 (18.82%) RESTful
9 97 (17.38%) SOAP
10 91 (16.31%) LINQ
11 85 (15.23%) .NET Framework
12 79 (14.16%) HTML5
13 60 (10.75%) XSLT
14 55 (9.86%) REST
15 46 (8.24%) Ajax
16 43 (7.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 41 (7.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 40 (7.17%) J2EE
19 35 (6.27%) CSS3
20 33 (5.91%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 36 (6.45%) Mobile App
2 33 (5.91%) Computer Science
3 32 (5.73%) N-Tier
4 30 (5.38%) Client/Server
5 29 (5.20%) Enterprise Software
6 19 (3.41%) Social Media
7 15 (2.69%) Open Source
7 15 (2.69%) iPhone
8 14 (2.51%) Analytical Skills
9 13 (2.33%) User Experience
10 10 (1.79%) iPad
10 10 (1.79%) Blackberry
11 8 (1.43%) Smartphone
11 8 (1.43%) Statistics
11 8 (1.43%) Algorithms
12 6 (1.08%) Graphic Design
12 6 (1.08%) Artificial Intelligence
13 5 (0.90%) Web 2.0
13 5 (0.90%) NHS
13 5 (0.90%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 128 (22.94%) Windows
2 68 (12.19%) Linux
3 38 (6.81%) Apple iOS
4 26 (4.66%) Android
5 18 (3.23%) UNIX
6 10 (1.79%) Windows Phone
7 9 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (1.61%) Windows Mobile
7 9 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.72%) AIX
10 2 (0.36%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.36%) Debian
11 1 (0.18%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 236 (42.29%) Agile Software Development
2 145 (25.99%) MVC
3 112 (20.07%) TDD
4 110 (19.71%) Scrum
5 101 (18.10%) OO
6 66 (11.83%) Mentoring
7 61 (10.93%) SOA
8 55 (9.86%) Software Engineering
9 54 (9.68%) E-Commerce
9 54 (9.68%) OOD
10 52 (9.32%) Web Development
11 45 (8.06%) Project Management
11 45 (8.06%) Unit Testing
12 43 (7.71%) Configuration Management
13 38 (6.81%) Continuous Integration
14 35 (6.27%) iOS Development
15 34 (6.09%) UML
15 34 (6.09%) OOP
16 27 (4.84%) ITIL
16 27 (4.84%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 323 (57.89%) C#
2 242 (43.37%) SQL
3 237 (42.47%) JavaScript
4 107 (19.18%) Java
5 61 (10.93%) T-SQL
6 46 (8.24%) VB.NET
7 39 (6.99%) PHP
8 31 (5.56%) C++
9 28 (5.02%) C
10 19 (3.41%) Ruby
11 17 (3.05%) Objective-C
11 17 (3.05%) Delphi
12 16 (2.87%) Python
13 13 (2.33%) VB
14 10 (1.79%) PL/SQL
14 10 (1.79%) Perl
15 8 (1.43%) XPath
16 7 (1.25%) Shell Script
17 5 (0.90%) PowerShell
17 5 (0.90%) Scala
Qualifications
1 76 (13.62%) Degree
2 11 (1.97%) MCP
3 10 (1.79%) Security Cleared
4 9 (1.61%) SC Cleared
5 7 (1.25%) ISEB
6 6 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (0.90%) CCNP
8 4 (0.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (0.72%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.54%) MCSE
10 2 (0.36%) MCSD
10 2 (0.36%) OCPJP
11 1 (0.18%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.23%) QA
2 17 (3.05%) SLA
3 12 (2.15%) WAI
4 2 (0.36%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (4.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (2.87%) vSphere
2 16 (2.87%) vCloud
3 6 (1.08%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (1.08%) VMware ESX
3 6 (1.08%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (0.90%) Apache Flume
5 3 (0.54%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.18%) Docker
6 1 (0.18%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 15 (2.69%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (2.15%) Puppet
3 8 (1.43%) SCOM
3 8 (1.43%) OpenNMS
4 4 (0.72%) SCCM
5 3 (0.54%) OpenView
5 3 (0.54%) CFEngine
6 2 (0.36%) Ansible
7 1 (0.18%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 121 (21.68%) Microsoft
2 73 (13.08%) Oracle
3 29 (5.20%) VMware
4 28 (5.02%) Sitecore
5 20 (3.58%) Google
6 13 (2.33%) Red Hat
7 10 (1.79%) Cisco
7 10 (1.79%) Wonderware
7 10 (1.79%) Embarcadero
8 9 (1.61%) Atlassian
8 9 (1.61%) IBM
8 9 (1.61%) Adobe
8 9 (1.61%) Symbian
9 8 (1.43%) Dell
9 8 (1.43%) Veeam
9 8 (1.43%) Acronis
10 6 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (0.90%) Hitachi
11 5 (0.90%) Zend
12 4 (0.72%) Actimize
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus + Share options
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + flexi time
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £38000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Insurance
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, PHI, Flexi-Time
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £42000 per annum + 25 days hol + flexi-time, etc
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Easy Web Recruitment - Bright Future Software
Posted: Yesterday
Cheadle, Cheshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £20000 - £38000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Auto Trader
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
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Stockport, Cheshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Basic salary negotiable + Package
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Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
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Oldham, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 PA depending on experience
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Stockport, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
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