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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 31 40 35
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 266 225 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 6.78% 6.05% 7.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.95% 12.29% 13.43%
Number of salaries quoted 236 188 217
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 £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
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
1668 1831 2130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 42.52% 49.19% 52.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1473 1610 1925
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -12 16 £37,500 +7.14% 7
Bolton +8 13 £35,000 -11.39%
Cheadle +7 8 £40,000 +14.28%
Altrincham 0 8 £32,500 -35.00% 2
Rochdale -7 4 £44,500 +27.14% 2
Wigan -10 4 £32,500 -7.14%
Sale - 1 £35,000 -
Web Services
North West

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 293 (55.92%) C#
2 283 (54.01%) .NET
3 264 (50.38%) HTML
4 263 (50.19%) Agile Software Development
5 250 (47.71%) JavaScript
6 237 (45.23%) SQL
7 234 (44.66%) CSS
8 232 (44.27%) ASP.NET
9 230 (43.89%) SQL Server
10 166 (31.68%) jQuery
11 164 (31.30%) XML
12 147 (28.05%) Windows
13 135 (25.76%) MVC
14 116 (22.14%) Java
15 114 (21.76%) SOAP
16 105 (20.04%) OO
17 96 (18.32%) WCF
18 94 (17.94%) Amazon AWS
18 94 (17.94%) MySQL
19 91 (17.37%) Oracle
20 88 (16.79%) HTML5
21 85 (16.22%) RESTful
22 79 (15.08%) Scrum
23 78 (14.89%) Software Engineering
24 76 (14.50%) Microsoft
25 73 (13.93%) Ajax
25 73 (13.93%) CSS3
26 71 (13.55%) LINQ
27 69 (13.17%) .NET Framework
28 64 (12.21%) Degree

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 43 (8.21%) IIS
2 27 (5.15%) SharePoint
3 23 (4.39%) Umbraco
4 18 (3.44%) WordPress
4 18 (3.44%) CMS
5 17 (3.24%) Confluence
6 16 (3.05%) WebLogic
7 15 (2.86%) WebSphere
7 15 (2.86%) GlassFish
8 13 (2.48%) MS Exchange
9 12 (2.29%) Apache
9 12 (2.29%) WebSphere Application Server
9 12 (2.29%) BizTalk Server
9 12 (2.29%) nginx
10 10 (1.91%) Tomcat
11 9 (1.72%) Sitecore CMS
12 4 (0.76%) JBoss
12 4 (0.76%) Liferay
12 4 (0.76%) Apache Pig
12 4 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 31 (5.92%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.19%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (2.29%) Oracle EBS
1 12 (2.29%) Oracle Retail
2 8 (1.53%) Magento
3 2 (0.38%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 94 (17.94%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (5.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.15%) SaaS
3 6 (1.15%) Amazon S3
4 4 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.57%) Force.com
5 3 (0.57%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (0.38%) GitHub
7 1 (0.19%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 42 (8.02%) HTTP
2 27 (5.15%) Internet
3 14 (2.67%) SAN
4 13 (2.48%) TCP/IP
5 11 (2.10%) Firewall
6 9 (1.72%) LAN
6 9 (1.72%) WAN
7 8 (1.53%) DHCP
7 8 (1.53%) DNS
8 5 (0.95%) NAS
9 4 (0.76%) IPsec
9 4 (0.76%) iSCSI
9 4 (0.76%) SNMP
9 4 (0.76%) VPN
10 1 (0.19%) Intranet
10 1 (0.19%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 230 (43.89%) SQL Server
2 94 (17.94%) MySQL
3 54 (10.31%) Relational Database
4 44 (8.40%) PostgreSQL
5 31 (5.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 28 (5.34%) SQL Server 2008
7 27 (5.15%) Data Warehouse
8 22 (4.20%) RDBMS
9 19 (3.63%) NoSQL
10 13 (2.48%) Amazon Redshift
10 13 (2.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 12 (2.29%) Oracle Reports
12 11 (2.10%) Oracle Database
12 11 (2.10%) Big Data
13 10 (1.91%) SQL Server 2012
13 10 (1.91%) Azure SQL Database
13 10 (1.91%) SQL Server 2005
14 6 (1.15%) Hadoop
15 5 (0.95%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 4 (0.76%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 58 (11.07%) Subversion
2 49 (9.35%) Git (software)
3 35 (6.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 35 (6.68%) JUnit
4 31 (5.92%) Eclipse
5 22 (4.20%) Visual Studio
6 19 (3.63%) JIRA
6 19 (3.63%) Bitbucket
7 18 (3.44%) SoapUI
7 18 (3.44%) Mercurial
7 18 (3.44%) Ant
8 16 (3.05%) Jenkins
9 15 (2.86%) Selenium
10 12 (2.29%) Hudson
11 11 (2.10%) Redmine
11 11 (2.10%) MSBuild
11 11 (2.10%) SpecFlow
11 11 (2.10%) NUnit
11 11 (2.10%) TeamCity
11 11 (2.10%) Grunt
General
1 41 (7.82%) Marketing
2 34 (6.49%) Retail
3 30 (5.73%) Finance
4 16 (3.05%) Automotive
5 6 (1.15%) Publishing
5 6 (1.15%) Games
6 5 (0.95%) Banking
7 4 (0.76%) Local Government
8 3 (0.57%) Retail Banking
8 3 (0.57%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.38%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.38%) Legal
9 2 (0.38%) Back Office
10 1 (0.19%) Electronics
10 1 (0.19%) Law
10 1 (0.19%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.19%) Advertising
10 1 (0.19%) Billing
Job Titles
1 392 (74.81%) Developer
2 130 (24.81%) C# Developer
3 127 (24.24%) .NET Developer
4 89 (16.98%) C# .NET Developer
5 82 (15.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 80 (15.27%) Senior Developer
7 76 (14.50%) Web Developer
8 63 (12.02%) ASP.NET Developer
9 59 (11.26%) Java Developer
10 38 (7.25%) .NET Web Developer
11 35 (6.68%) Senior C# Developer
11 35 (6.68%) Software Developer
12 31 (5.92%) Architect
12 31 (5.92%) Senior .NET Developer
13 29 (5.53%) Junior
14 27 (5.15%) Software Engineer
14 27 (5.15%) Junior Developer
15 26 (4.96%) C# Web Developer
16 24 (4.58%) Applications Developer
17 19 (3.63%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 283 (54.01%) .NET
2 264 (50.38%) HTML
3 234 (44.66%) CSS
4 232 (44.27%) ASP.NET
5 166 (31.68%) jQuery
6 164 (31.30%) XML
7 114 (21.76%) SOAP
8 96 (18.32%) WCF
9 88 (16.79%) HTML5
10 85 (16.22%) RESTful
11 73 (13.93%) Ajax
11 73 (13.93%) CSS3
12 71 (13.55%) LINQ
13 69 (13.17%) .NET Framework
14 52 (9.92%) J2EE
15 38 (7.25%) ASP.NET MVC
16 37 (7.06%) REST
17 34 (6.49%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 30 (5.73%) WinForms
19 29 (5.53%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 38 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (5.53%) Mobile App
3 25 (4.77%) User Experience
4 23 (4.39%) Enterprise Software
5 21 (4.01%) N-Tier
6 12 (2.29%) Client/Server
7 10 (1.91%) Replication
7 10 (1.91%) Blackberry
7 10 (1.91%) Computer Science
8 8 (1.53%) Data Integration
8 8 (1.53%) Open Source
9 7 (1.34%) Social Media
9 7 (1.34%) Data Structures
10 4 (0.76%) iPad
10 4 (0.76%) Web 2.0
10 4 (0.76%) Statistics
11 3 (0.57%) 3D Graphics
11 3 (0.57%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.57%) iPhone
11 3 (0.57%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 147 (28.05%) Windows
2 53 (10.11%) Linux
3 36 (6.87%) UNIX
4 21 (4.01%) Apple iOS
5 19 (3.63%) Android
6 12 (2.29%) Windows Phone
7 10 (1.91%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (1.91%) Windows Mobile
7 10 (1.91%) Windows 7
8 9 (1.72%) Windows 8
9 5 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (0.95%) Solaris
10 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.19%) CentOS
11 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 263 (50.19%) Agile Software Development
2 135 (25.76%) MVC
3 105 (20.04%) OO
4 79 (15.08%) Scrum
5 78 (14.89%) Software Engineering
6 58 (11.07%) OOP
7 54 (10.31%) TDD
8 51 (9.73%) Mentoring
9 43 (8.21%) Continuous Integration
9 43 (8.21%) Web Development
10 42 (8.02%) SOA
11 40 (7.63%) Web Design
12 38 (7.25%) Unit Testing
13 36 (6.87%) UML
14 35 (6.68%) E-Commerce
14 35 (6.68%) Project Management
15 34 (6.49%) Use Case
16 28 (5.34%) OOD
17 26 (4.96%) Business Intelligence
18 24 (4.58%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 293 (55.92%) C#
2 250 (47.71%) JavaScript
3 237 (45.23%) SQL
4 116 (22.14%) Java
5 63 (12.02%) PHP
6 45 (8.59%) C++
7 37 (7.06%) T-SQL
8 36 (6.87%) VB.NET
9 29 (5.53%) Ruby
10 20 (3.82%) Python
11 16 (3.05%) Delphi
11 16 (3.05%) PowerShell
12 14 (2.67%) VB
13 12 (2.29%) C
14 7 (1.34%) Shell Script
14 7 (1.34%) XPath
14 7 (1.34%) Apex Code
15 6 (1.15%) Objective-C
15 6 (1.15%) VBA
16 4 (0.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 64 (12.21%) Degree
2 24 (4.58%) ISEB
3 14 (2.67%) VCP4
4 11 (2.10%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (1.91%) MCSE
5 10 (1.91%) ISTQB
6 7 (1.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (0.57%) Sun Certification
7 3 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (0.57%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.19%) MCP
8 1 (0.19%) HND
8 1 (0.19%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.19%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.19%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.82%) SLA
2 17 (3.24%) WAI
3 11 (2.10%) QA
System Software
1 9 (1.72%) Terminal Services
1 9 (1.72%) Hyper-V
2 6 (1.15%) vSphere
2 6 (1.15%) vCloud
3 5 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.76%) VMware ESX
4 4 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (1.72%) Backup Exec
2 7 (1.34%) Puppet
3 4 (0.76%) SCOM
3 4 (0.76%) OpenNMS
4 3 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.19%) Nagios
5 1 (0.19%) Cacti
Vendors
1 91 (17.37%) Oracle
2 76 (14.50%) Microsoft
3 17 (3.24%) Sitecore
4 13 (2.48%) VMware
4 13 (2.48%) Twitter
5 10 (1.91%) Symbian
5 10 (1.91%) Embarcadero
6 9 (1.72%) Red Hat
6 9 (1.72%) CheckPoint
6 9 (1.72%) Symantec
6 9 (1.72%) Wyse
6 9 (1.72%) HP
6 9 (1.72%) 3PAR
7 8 (1.53%) Zend
7 8 (1.53%) Google
8 7 (1.34%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (0.95%) Wonderware
10 4 (0.76%) Veeam
10 4 (0.76%) DevExpress
10 4 (0.76%) Acronis
Manchester, Lancashire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £23,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Greater Manchester
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000 PA depending on experience
Posted: 5 hours ago
Greater Manchester
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000+ PA
Posted: 7 hours ago
Greater Manchester
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
DCS Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £22,000 - £30,000 Subject to experience
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
Roc Search
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
CGI
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TechnoRecruit
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Flexitime
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Express / Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago