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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 26 36 31
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -5
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 295 262 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 7.97% 6.51% 7.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.14% 14.22% 15.11%
Number of salaries quoted 263 208 261
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
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
1626 1843 2137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.91% 45.79% 51.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1413 1586 1952
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
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 17 April 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 17 April 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 -15 21 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Bolton +5 11 £30,000 -24.52% 1
Altrincham -2 10 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Cheadle +8 9 £40,000 +14.28%
Wigan +1 5 £42,500 +63.46% 1
Rochdale -7 4 £44,500 +27.14% 2
Oldham +3 1 £33,000 +10.00% 1
Web Services
North West

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 301 (53.65%) .NET
2 298 (53.12%) C#
3 282 (50.27%) Agile Software Development
4 272 (48.48%) SQL
5 261 (46.52%) HTML
6 239 (42.60%) CSS
7 238 (42.42%) JavaScript
8 232 (41.35%) ASP.NET
9 230 (41.00%) SQL Server
10 205 (36.54%) XML
11 166 (29.59%) jQuery
12 160 (28.52%) Windows
13 145 (25.85%) MVC
14 128 (22.82%) Java
15 119 (21.21%) OO
15 119 (21.21%) SOAP
16 109 (19.43%) WCF
17 105 (18.72%) Oracle
18 95 (16.93%) HTML5
19 91 (16.22%) Amazon AWS
20 85 (15.15%) MySQL
21 82 (14.62%) Scrum
22 80 (14.26%) OOP
23 77 (13.73%) Software Engineering
24 76 (13.55%) TDD
24 76 (13.55%) Ajax
24 76 (13.55%) Degree
24 76 (13.55%) CSS3
25 75 (13.37%) Microsoft
26 70 (12.48%) LINQ

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 36 (6.42%) WebLogic
2 31 (5.53%) IIS
2 31 (5.53%) SharePoint
3 19 (3.39%) CMS
3 19 (3.39%) WebSphere
4 18 (3.21%) GlassFish
5 16 (2.85%) MS Exchange
6 15 (2.67%) nginx
7 13 (2.32%) Umbraco
8 12 (2.14%) WordPress
8 12 (2.14%) BizTalk Server
8 12 (2.14%) Confluence
9 11 (1.96%) Oracle Service Bus
9 11 (1.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 11 (1.96%) Tomcat
10 9 (1.60%) WebSphere Application Server
11 7 (1.25%) Apache Pig
11 7 (1.25%) SharePoint 2010
12 6 (1.07%) Apache
13 5 (0.89%) JBoss
Applications
1 29 (5.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.18%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (1.96%) Oracle BPM
2 9 (1.60%) Oracle Retail
2 9 (1.60%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (1.07%) Magento
4 2 (0.36%) Oracle Cash Management
4 2 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.18%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 91 (16.22%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (4.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.25%) Amazon S3
4 5 (0.89%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (0.71%) SaaS
6 3 (0.53%) Amazon SQS
6 3 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.53%) Force.com
7 2 (0.36%) GitHub
8 1 (0.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 49 (8.73%) HTTP
2 33 (5.88%) Internet
3 13 (2.32%) Firewall
4 12 (2.14%) TCP/IP
5 11 (1.96%) DNS
5 11 (1.96%) SAN
6 10 (1.78%) LAN
6 10 (1.78%) WAN
6 10 (1.78%) DHCP
7 4 (0.71%) VPN
8 1 (0.18%) Intranet
8 1 (0.18%) Extranet
8 1 (0.18%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 230 (41.00%) SQL Server
2 85 (15.15%) MySQL
3 48 (8.56%) Relational Database
4 42 (7.49%) PostgreSQL
5 38 (6.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 31 (5.53%) Data Warehouse
7 30 (5.35%) SQL Server 2008
8 28 (4.99%) Oracle Database
9 24 (4.28%) RDBMS
10 23 (4.10%) NoSQL
11 20 (3.57%) Big Data
12 16 (2.85%) Amazon Redshift
12 16 (2.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 14 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
14 10 (1.78%) SQL Server 2005
15 9 (1.60%) Hadoop
15 9 (1.60%) Oracle Reports
16 7 (1.25%) Apache Hive
17 6 (1.07%) Oracle Database 11g
18 5 (0.89%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 65 (11.59%) Subversion
2 57 (10.16%) Git (software)
3 40 (7.13%) JUnit
4 38 (6.77%) Visual Studio
5 37 (6.60%) Eclipse
6 32 (5.70%) Team Foundation Server
7 30 (5.35%) SoapUI
8 26 (4.63%) Jenkins
8 26 (4.63%) Ant
9 20 (3.57%) NUnit
9 20 (3.57%) Hudson
10 16 (2.85%) JIRA
10 16 (2.85%) SpecFlow
10 16 (2.85%) TeamCity
11 14 (2.50%) Bitbucket
12 13 (2.32%) Mercurial
13 11 (1.96%) Selenium
13 11 (1.96%) Maven
13 11 (1.96%) QuickTest Pro
13 11 (1.96%) Redmine
General
1 40 (7.13%) Marketing
2 37 (6.60%) Finance
3 18 (3.21%) Retail
4 12 (2.14%) Automotive
5 6 (1.07%) Games
6 5 (0.89%) Local Government
6 5 (0.89%) Advertising
7 3 (0.53%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.53%) Banking
8 2 (0.36%) Publishing
8 2 (0.36%) Law
8 2 (0.36%) Legal
9 1 (0.18%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.18%) Electronics
9 1 (0.18%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.18%) Billing
9 1 (0.18%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 413 (73.62%) Developer
2 141 (25.13%) C# Developer
3 140 (24.96%) .NET Developer
4 95 (16.93%) C# .NET Developer
5 87 (15.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 76 (13.55%) ASP.NET Developer
6 76 (13.55%) Web Developer
7 74 (13.19%) Senior Developer
8 61 (10.87%) Java Developer
9 40 (7.13%) Architect
10 34 (6.06%) .NET Web Developer
11 32 (5.70%) Software Developer
12 30 (5.35%) Senior C# Developer
13 29 (5.17%) C# Web Developer
14 25 (4.46%) Senior .NET Developer
14 25 (4.46%) Junior
15 24 (4.28%) Junior Developer
16 19 (3.39%) Software Engineer
16 19 (3.39%) Applications Developer
17 18 (3.21%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 301 (53.65%) .NET
2 261 (46.52%) HTML
3 239 (42.60%) CSS
4 232 (41.35%) ASP.NET
5 205 (36.54%) XML
6 166 (29.59%) jQuery
7 119 (21.21%) SOAP
8 109 (19.43%) WCF
9 95 (16.93%) HTML5
10 76 (13.55%) CSS3
10 76 (13.55%) Ajax
11 70 (12.48%) LINQ
12 68 (12.12%) RESTful
13 65 (11.59%) .NET Framework
14 54 (9.63%) J2EE
15 52 (9.27%) REST
16 51 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
17 41 (7.31%) XSLT
18 39 (6.95%) JMS
19 36 (6.42%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 49 (8.73%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (5.53%) Mobile App
2 31 (5.53%) Computer Science
3 28 (4.99%) User Experience
4 23 (4.10%) Enterprise Software
4 23 (4.10%) N-Tier
5 16 (2.85%) Open Source
6 15 (2.67%) Client/Server
6 15 (2.67%) Replication
7 8 (1.43%) Management Information System
7 8 (1.43%) Data Integration
8 7 (1.25%) 3D Graphics
8 7 (1.25%) Algorithms
9 6 (1.07%) Blackberry
10 5 (0.89%) iPad
10 5 (0.89%) Data Structures
11 4 (0.71%) iPhone
11 4 (0.71%) Interactive TV
11 4 (0.71%) Smartphone
12 3 (0.53%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 160 (28.52%) Windows
2 54 (9.63%) Linux
3 36 (6.42%) UNIX
4 21 (3.74%) Apple iOS
5 20 (3.57%) Android
6 12 (2.14%) Windows 7
7 11 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (1.78%) Windows 8
9 7 (1.25%) Windows Phone
10 6 (1.07%) Windows Mobile
11 5 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (0.89%) Solaris
12 2 (0.36%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.18%) CentOS
13 1 (0.18%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 282 (50.27%) Agile Software Development
2 145 (25.85%) MVC
3 119 (21.21%) OO
4 82 (14.62%) Scrum
5 80 (14.26%) OOP
6 77 (13.73%) Software Engineering
7 76 (13.55%) TDD
8 56 (9.98%) Continuous Integration
9 54 (9.63%) Mentoring
10 51 (9.09%) Web Development
11 47 (8.38%) SOA
12 43 (7.66%) UML
13 37 (6.60%) Unit Testing
14 34 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
15 32 (5.70%) Web Design
15 32 (5.70%) Automated Testing
15 32 (5.70%) BDD
16 30 (5.35%) Use Case
16 30 (5.35%) Project Management
17 24 (4.28%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 298 (53.12%) C#
2 272 (48.48%) SQL
3 238 (42.42%) JavaScript
4 128 (22.82%) Java
5 62 (11.05%) PHP
6 52 (9.27%) C++
7 38 (6.77%) VB.NET
8 36 (6.42%) T-SQL
9 32 (5.70%) Ruby
10 29 (5.17%) Python
11 17 (3.03%) PowerShell
12 15 (2.67%) Objective-C
13 13 (2.32%) VB
14 12 (2.14%) VBA
14 12 (2.14%) PL/SQL
14 12 (2.14%) XPath
15 8 (1.43%) Delphi
15 8 (1.43%) VC++
16 7 (1.25%) C
16 7 (1.25%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 76 (13.55%) Degree
2 31 (5.53%) ISEB
3 12 (2.14%) ISTQB
4 11 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (1.78%) MCSE
5 10 (1.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (0.53%) Sun Certification
6 3 (0.53%) Oracle Certification
6 3 (0.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.18%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.18%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.57%) WAI
2 18 (3.21%) SLA
3 13 (2.32%) QA
4 1 (0.18%) HL7
4 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (1.78%) Terminal Services
1 10 (1.78%) Hyper-V
2 5 (0.89%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.36%) vSphere
4 2 (0.36%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 10 (1.78%) Backup Exec
2 7 (1.25%) Puppet
3 4 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.36%) Nagios
4 2 (0.36%) vMotion
4 2 (0.36%) Cacti
4 2 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.18%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.18%) Ansible
Vendors
1 105 (18.72%) Oracle
2 75 (13.37%) Microsoft
3 14 (2.50%) Red Hat
4 13 (2.32%) Twitter
5 12 (2.14%) HP
6 10 (1.78%) CheckPoint
6 10 (1.78%) Symantec
6 10 (1.78%) Wyse
6 10 (1.78%) 3PAR
7 9 (1.60%) Sitecore
8 8 (1.43%) VMware
9 7 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (1.25%) Zend
9 7 (1.25%) IBM
10 6 (1.07%) Symbian
11 5 (0.89%) Embarcadero
11 5 (0.89%) Wonderware
11 5 (0.89%) DevExpress
12 4 (0.71%) Google
12 4 (0.71%) Apple
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