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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 33 33 31
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 269 260 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 6.34% 6.92% 7.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.07% 13.71% 13.68%
Number of salaries quoted 239 232 284
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
1785 1897 2346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 42.08% 50.51% 53.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1541 1692 2154
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £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 18 December 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 18 December 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 -5 23 £38,750 +1.97% 7
Bolton -4 8 £32,500 -13.33% 1
Cheadle +7 6 £40,000 -
Wigan -15 6 £32,500 -9.72% 1
Altrincham +3 5 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Rochdale +1 3 £52,000 +40.54%
Sale +2 2 £33,750 -15.62%
Salford -9 2 £32,500 -15.58% 2
Bury -8 1 - -
Web Services
North West

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 307 (53.30%) C#
2 296 (51.39%) .NET
3 286 (49.65%) HTML
4 282 (48.96%) Agile Software Development
5 267 (46.35%) JavaScript
6 251 (43.58%) ASP.NET
7 246 (42.71%) CSS
8 242 (42.01%) SQL Server
9 233 (40.45%) SQL
10 164 (28.47%) jQuery
11 157 (27.26%) XML
12 152 (26.39%) MVC
13 149 (25.87%) Windows
14 120 (20.83%) Java
15 110 (19.10%) OO
16 106 (18.40%) SOAP
17 103 (17.88%) Microsoft
18 101 (17.53%) Scrum
18 101 (17.53%) HTML5
19 99 (17.19%) MySQL
19 99 (17.19%) RESTful
20 95 (16.49%) WCF
21 87 (15.10%) Oracle
22 85 (14.76%) .NET Framework
23 81 (14.06%) LINQ
23 81 (14.06%) Amazon AWS
24 80 (13.89%) TDD
25 77 (13.37%) Software Engineering
26 72 (12.50%) Degree
27 71 (12.33%) Mentoring

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 63 (10.94%) IIS
2 34 (5.90%) Umbraco
3 32 (5.56%) SharePoint
4 28 (4.86%) CMS
5 22 (3.82%) Confluence
6 21 (3.65%) Apache
7 19 (3.30%) WordPress
8 18 (3.13%) Sitecore CMS
8 18 (3.13%) Tomcat
9 15 (2.60%) WebSphere
10 12 (2.08%) WebSphere Application Server
10 12 (2.08%) WebLogic
11 11 (1.91%) GlassFish
11 11 (1.91%) nginx
12 9 (1.56%) MS Exchange
13 7 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
14 6 (1.04%) Sitefinity
15 5 (0.87%) Node.js
16 4 (0.69%) Apache Pig
16 4 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 45 (7.81%) MS Excel
2 28 (4.86%) Photoshop
3 6 (1.04%) Fireworks
4 5 (0.87%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.52%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 12 (2.08%) Oracle EBS
1 12 (2.08%) Oracle Retail
2 8 (1.39%) Magento
3 2 (0.35%) Oracle Cash Management
3 2 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 81 (14.06%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (3.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (2.43%) SaaS
4 12 (2.08%) Amazon EC2
5 11 (1.91%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.52%) Amazon SQS
6 3 (0.52%) Amazon EMR
7 2 (0.35%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (0.35%) GitHub
7 2 (0.35%) PaaS
8 1 (0.17%) Route 53
8 1 (0.17%) IaaS
8 1 (0.17%) ElastiCache
8 1 (0.17%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 30 (5.21%) Internet
2 27 (4.69%) HTTP
3 14 (2.43%) TCP/IP
3 14 (2.43%) SAN
4 13 (2.26%) Firewall
5 10 (1.74%) WAN
6 8 (1.39%) LAN
6 8 (1.39%) IPsec
7 7 (1.22%) AMQP
7 7 (1.22%) DHCP
7 7 (1.22%) DNS
8 6 (1.04%) VPN
8 6 (1.04%) SNMP
8 6 (1.04%) iSCSI
8 6 (1.04%) NAS
9 3 (0.52%) FTP
10 2 (0.35%) Ethernet
10 2 (0.35%) PBX
10 2 (0.35%) SSL
10 2 (0.35%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 242 (42.01%) SQL Server
2 99 (17.19%) MySQL
3 56 (9.72%) Relational Database
4 40 (6.94%) PostgreSQL
5 33 (5.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 23 (3.99%) SQL Server 2008
7 19 (3.30%) NoSQL
8 18 (3.13%) Big Data
8 18 (3.13%) RDBMS
9 14 (2.43%) SQL Server 2012
10 13 (2.26%) Oracle Database
11 12 (2.08%) Oracle Reports
11 12 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
12 11 (1.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 10 (1.74%) Azure SQL Database
13 10 (1.74%) MongoDB
13 10 (1.74%) Amazon Redshift
14 9 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
15 7 (1.22%) Hadoop
16 5 (0.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 63 (10.94%) Subversion
2 55 (9.55%) Git (software)
3 41 (7.12%) Team Foundation Server
4 39 (6.77%) Eclipse
4 39 (6.77%) JUnit
4 39 (6.77%) Visual Studio
5 30 (5.21%) Selenium
6 26 (4.51%) Mercurial
7 25 (4.34%) JIRA
8 17 (2.95%) NUnit
8 17 (2.95%) Jenkins
9 16 (2.78%) Bitbucket
9 16 (2.78%) Ant
10 15 (2.60%) Xcode
11 14 (2.43%) ClearCase
11 14 (2.43%) SoapUI
12 13 (2.26%) Dreamweaver
13 12 (2.08%) Grunt
14 11 (1.91%) MSBuild
14 11 (1.91%) SpecFlow
General
1 46 (7.99%) Finance
1 46 (7.99%) Marketing
2 41 (7.12%) Retail
3 19 (3.30%) Automotive
4 16 (2.78%) Banking
5 12 (2.08%) Games
6 11 (1.91%) Retail Banking
7 10 (1.74%) Publishing
8 7 (1.22%) Billing
9 3 (0.52%) Multimedia
9 3 (0.52%) Back Office
9 3 (0.52%) Electronics
9 3 (0.52%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.35%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.35%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.17%) Military
11 1 (0.17%) Advertising
11 1 (0.17%) Law
11 1 (0.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 409 (71.01%) Developer
2 126 (21.88%) .NET Developer
3 120 (20.83%) C# Developer
4 89 (15.45%) Senior Developer
5 83 (14.41%) Web Developer
6 81 (14.06%) C# .NET Developer
7 72 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 60 (10.42%) Java Developer
9 56 (9.72%) ASP.NET Developer
10 46 (7.99%) Software Developer
11 45 (7.81%) .NET Web Developer
12 37 (6.42%) Senior C# Developer
13 33 (5.73%) Architect
14 32 (5.56%) Junior
14 32 (5.56%) C# Web Developer
15 31 (5.38%) Software Engineer
16 29 (5.03%) Junior Developer
17 28 (4.86%) Senior .NET Developer
18 23 (3.99%) Solutions Architect
19 22 (3.82%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 296 (51.39%) .NET
2 286 (49.65%) HTML
3 251 (43.58%) ASP.NET
4 246 (42.71%) CSS
5 164 (28.47%) jQuery
6 157 (27.26%) XML
7 106 (18.40%) SOAP
8 101 (17.53%) HTML5
9 99 (17.19%) RESTful
10 95 (16.49%) WCF
11 85 (14.76%) .NET Framework
12 81 (14.06%) LINQ
13 59 (10.24%) CSS3
14 56 (9.72%) XSLT
15 53 (9.20%) Ajax
15 53 (9.20%) REST
16 51 (8.85%) J2EE
17 42 (7.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 41 (7.12%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 38 (6.60%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 39 (6.77%) Mobile App
2 27 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (3.82%) User Experience
3 22 (3.82%) Client/Server
4 19 (3.30%) N-Tier
5 17 (2.95%) Open Source
6 16 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
7 13 (2.26%) Computer Science
7 13 (2.26%) iPhone
7 13 (2.26%) Blackberry
8 11 (1.91%) Social Media
9 10 (1.74%) Algorithms
10 9 (1.56%) iPad
11 7 (1.22%) Data Structures
12 6 (1.04%) Graphic Design
12 6 (1.04%) Artificial Intelligence
12 6 (1.04%) Smartphone
13 4 (0.69%) Statistics
13 4 (0.69%) Web 2.0
13 4 (0.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 149 (25.87%) Windows
2 70 (12.15%) Linux
3 40 (6.94%) Apple iOS
4 32 (5.56%) UNIX
5 29 (5.03%) Android
6 13 (2.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (2.26%) Windows Phone
6 13 (2.26%) Windows Mobile
7 7 (1.22%) Windows 8
7 7 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (1.22%) Windows 7
8 5 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (0.87%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.35%) Debian
9 2 (0.35%) AIX
9 2 (0.35%) Solaris
9 2 (0.35%) CentOS
10 1 (0.17%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 282 (48.96%) Agile Software Development
2 152 (26.39%) MVC
3 110 (19.10%) OO
4 101 (17.53%) Scrum
5 80 (13.89%) TDD
6 77 (13.37%) Software Engineering
7 71 (12.33%) Mentoring
8 53 (9.20%) Project Management
9 51 (8.85%) E-Commerce
10 50 (8.68%) Web Development
11 46 (7.99%) OOD
11 46 (7.99%) SOA
12 41 (7.12%) OOP
13 40 (6.94%) Unit Testing
14 38 (6.60%) Continuous Integration
15 37 (6.42%) iOS Development
16 36 (6.25%) Configuration Management
17 33 (5.73%) UML
18 32 (5.56%) BDD
19 30 (5.21%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 307 (53.30%) C#
2 267 (46.35%) JavaScript
3 233 (40.45%) SQL
4 120 (20.83%) Java
5 58 (10.07%) PHP
6 42 (7.29%) C++
7 40 (6.94%) T-SQL
8 33 (5.73%) VB.NET
9 30 (5.21%) Ruby
10 24 (4.17%) Python
11 23 (3.99%) C
12 16 (2.78%) Delphi
13 13 (2.26%) Objective-C
13 13 (2.26%) VB
14 12 (2.08%) PowerShell
15 9 (1.56%) XPath
16 8 (1.39%) PL/SQL
17 7 (1.22%) Perl
18 6 (1.04%) Shell Script
18 6 (1.04%) Scala
Qualifications
1 72 (12.50%) Degree
2 22 (3.82%) ISEB
3 13 (2.26%) ISTQB
4 11 (1.91%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (1.74%) MCSE
6 9 (1.56%) Security Cleared
7 7 (1.22%) SC Cleared
8 6 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (0.69%) MCP
9 4 (0.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (0.35%) OCPJP
12 1 (0.17%) HND
12 1 (0.17%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.13%) QA
2 17 (2.95%) SLA
3 10 (1.74%) WAI
4 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 16 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (2.08%) vSphere
2 12 (2.08%) vCloud
3 7 (1.22%) Hyper-V
3 7 (1.22%) Terminal Services
4 6 (1.04%) VMware ESX
4 6 (1.04%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (0.69%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (0.52%) Apache Flume
6 3 (0.52%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.17%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 11 (1.91%) Puppet
1 11 (1.91%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (1.22%) Backup Exec
3 6 (1.04%) SCOM
3 6 (1.04%) OpenNMS
4 3 (0.52%) CFEngine
5 2 (0.35%) SCCM
5 2 (0.35%) Ansible
6 1 (0.17%) Cacti
6 1 (0.17%) Nagios
Vendors
1 103 (17.88%) Microsoft
2 87 (15.10%) Oracle
3 27 (4.69%) Sitecore
4 24 (4.17%) VMware
5 17 (2.95%) Google
6 14 (2.43%) Red Hat
7 13 (2.26%) Symbian
7 13 (2.26%) Wonderware
8 12 (2.08%) Embarcadero
9 9 (1.56%) Zend
9 9 (1.56%) Twitter
10 7 (1.22%) 3PAR
10 7 (1.22%) Atlassian
10 7 (1.22%) Symantec
10 7 (1.22%) Wyse
10 7 (1.22%) HP
10 7 (1.22%) CheckPoint
11 6 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (1.04%) Dell
11 6 (1.04%) Cisco
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 30 minutes ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 18 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, 25 days, Great environment
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester
Ascent People
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Ascent People
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Flexitime
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £18,000 - £23,000 PA depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Ascent People
Salary: £25 - £40 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 6 days ago