The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 35 23 41
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +18
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 23 59 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 4.95% 9.98% 5.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.33% 16.57% 11.15%
Number of salaries quoted 22 53 29
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,150 £26,000 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £44,350 £50,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +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 Merseyside region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
203 356 287
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 43.66% 60.24% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 182 331 264
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,750 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Web Services across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Web Services
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Web Services across the Merseyside region.

Web Services Salary Trend in Merseyside

Web Services
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Web Services across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Web Services Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Web Services
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 23 January 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
Liverpool -14 19 £35,000 -22.22% 10
Southport +1 3 £27,500 +22.22%
Web Services
North West

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 37 (67.27%) .NET
2 32 (58.18%) JavaScript
3 31 (56.36%) C#
4 26 (47.27%) HTML
5 25 (45.45%) CSS
6 23 (41.82%) SQL Server
7 22 (40.00%) SQL
8 21 (38.18%) MVC
9 20 (36.36%) ASP.NET
10 15 (27.27%) TDD
10 15 (27.27%) .NET Framework
11 13 (23.64%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (21.82%) HTML5
13 10 (18.18%) OO
13 10 (18.18%) CSS3
14 9 (16.36%) PHP
14 9 (16.36%) OOP
14 9 (16.36%) Degree
14 9 (16.36%) WCF
15 8 (14.55%) Web Development
15 8 (14.55%) C++
15 8 (14.55%) SOAP
16 7 (12.73%) Microsoft
16 7 (12.73%) REST
16 7 (12.73%) jQuery
16 7 (12.73%) Multithreading
17 6 (10.91%) Team Foundation Server
17 6 (10.91%) F#
17 6 (10.91%) XML
17 6 (10.91%) Linux

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 6 (10.91%) IIS
2 5 (9.09%) Umbraco
3 3 (5.45%) MS Exchange
3 3 (5.45%) Apache
4 2 (3.64%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Magento
2 2 (3.64%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.45%) DHCP
1 3 (5.45%) DNS
1 3 (5.45%) Firewall
2 1 (1.82%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (41.82%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.91%) MySQL
3 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (5.45%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (3.64%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (10.91%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (7.27%) Subversion
3 2 (3.64%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.64%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.82%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 3 (5.45%) Finance
1 3 (5.45%) Law
2 2 (3.64%) Games
3 1 (1.82%) Legal
3 1 (1.82%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 49 (89.09%) Developer
2 24 (43.64%) .NET Developer
3 11 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 11 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 8 (14.55%) PHP Developer
5 7 (12.73%) Web Developer
6 5 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (7.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Software Developer
8 3 (5.45%) IT Manager
8 3 (5.45%) C++ Developer
8 3 (5.45%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (5.45%) PHP Web Developer
9 2 (3.64%) Junior Java Developer
9 2 (3.64%) Junior Developer
9 2 (3.64%) Mid-Level Java Developer
9 2 (3.64%) Java Developer
9 2 (3.64%) Applications Developer
9 2 (3.64%) Junior
10 1 (1.82%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (67.27%) .NET
2 26 (47.27%) HTML
3 25 (45.45%) CSS
4 20 (36.36%) ASP.NET
5 15 (27.27%) .NET Framework
6 12 (21.82%) HTML5
7 10 (18.18%) CSS3
8 9 (16.36%) WCF
9 8 (14.55%) SOAP
10 7 (12.73%) REST
10 7 (12.73%) jQuery
11 6 (10.91%) XML
12 5 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (9.09%) AngularJS
13 4 (7.27%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 4 (7.27%) Zend Framework
14 2 (3.64%) KnockoutJS
14 2 (3.64%) Doctrine
14 2 (3.64%) Ajax
14 2 (3.64%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.27%) Mathematics
3 2 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.82%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.82%) New Media
4 1 (1.82%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.91%) Linux
2 4 (7.27%) Windows
3 3 (5.45%) Windows XP
3 3 (5.45%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.82%) Android
4 1 (1.82%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.82%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (38.18%) MVC
2 15 (27.27%) TDD
3 13 (23.64%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (18.18%) OO
5 9 (16.36%) OOP
6 8 (14.55%) Web Development
7 7 (12.73%) Multithreading
8 5 (9.09%) Software Engineering
9 4 (7.27%) Workflow
9 4 (7.27%) E-Commerce
10 3 (5.45%) Project Management
10 3 (5.45%) OO PHP
11 2 (3.64%) CRM
11 2 (3.64%) UML
11 2 (3.64%) Scrum
12 1 (1.82%) B2B
12 1 (1.82%) OOD
12 1 (1.82%) Waterfall
12 1 (1.82%) Game Development
12 1 (1.82%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 32 (58.18%) JavaScript
2 31 (56.36%) C#
3 22 (40.00%) SQL
4 9 (16.36%) PHP
5 8 (14.55%) C++
6 6 (10.91%) F#
6 6 (10.91%) Java
6 6 (10.91%) T-SQL
7 4 (7.27%) VB.NET
8 2 (3.64%) PHP5
9 1 (1.82%) C
9 1 (1.82%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.82%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (16.36%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.45%) Active Directory
1 3 (5.45%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.64%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 7 (12.73%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.27%) Zend
3 3 (5.45%) Oracle
4 1 (1.82%) Xamarin
Liverpool, Merseyside
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Liverpool
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Liverpool
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago