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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 44 37 26
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -11
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 15 34 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.94% 5.30% 8.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.73% 11.93% 18.56%
Number of salaries quoted 8 21 46
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,300 £27,000 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £45,000 £50,000
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 Merseyside region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
194 285 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 38.04% 44.46% 48.00%
Number of salaries quoted 138 247 237
Average salary £35,750 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,600 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 7 July 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 7 July 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
Southport -4 7 - - 1
Liverpool -3 6 £38,000 -5.00% 2
Birkenhead - 1 £40,000 - 1
Web Services
North West

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 21 (80.77%) TDD
2 19 (73.08%) JavaScript
2 19 (73.08%) .NET
3 18 (69.23%) C#
4 15 (57.69%) SOAP
5 14 (53.85%) CSS
5 14 (53.85%) HTML
6 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (46.15%) Scrum
7 12 (46.15%) Java
7 12 (46.15%) ASP.NET
7 12 (46.15%) Linux
7 12 (46.15%) QA
7 12 (46.15%) BDD
8 11 (42.31%) MVC
9 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
9 10 (38.46%) SQL
10 9 (34.62%) Degree
11 8 (30.77%) Spring
11 8 (30.77%) WSDL
11 8 (30.77%) XML
11 8 (30.77%) Windows
11 8 (30.77%) Oracle
12 7 (26.92%) Ant
12 7 (26.92%) IIS
12 7 (26.92%) JDBC
12 7 (26.92%) JBoss
12 7 (26.92%) XHTML
12 7 (26.92%) Maven
12 7 (26.92%) Automated Testing

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 7 (26.92%) IIS
1 7 (26.92%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) Unified Communications
2 1 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) MongoDB
1 7 (26.92%) NoSQL
2 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
3 4 (15.38%) MySQL
4 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Maven
1 7 (26.92%) Ant
1 7 (26.92%) Jenkins
2 5 (19.23%) Subversion
2 5 (19.23%) Git (software)
3 4 (15.38%) PHPUnit
4 1 (3.85%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.85%) RSpec
General
1 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Legal
2 1 (3.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 26 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (34.62%) .NET Developer
2 9 (34.62%) Software Developer
3 5 (19.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (19.23%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (19.23%) C# Developer
3 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (15.38%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 4 (15.38%) PHP Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Web Developer
6 2 (7.69%) C# Web Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Java Web Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Lead Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Java Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (73.08%) .NET
2 15 (57.69%) SOAP
3 14 (53.85%) CSS
3 14 (53.85%) HTML
4 12 (46.15%) ASP.NET
5 8 (30.77%) XML
5 8 (30.77%) WSDL
5 8 (30.77%) Spring
6 7 (26.92%) Ajax
6 7 (26.92%) .NET Framework
6 7 (26.92%) XHTML
6 7 (26.92%) JDBC
6 7 (26.92%) HornetQ
6 7 (26.92%) Hibernate
7 6 (23.08%) HTML5
7 6 (23.08%) CSS3
7 6 (23.08%) AngularJS
8 5 (19.23%) REST
9 4 (15.38%) jQuery
9 4 (15.38%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (46.15%) Linux
2 8 (30.77%) Windows
3 7 (26.92%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Phone
4 1 (3.85%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (80.77%) TDD
2 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (46.15%) BDD
3 12 (46.15%) Scrum
4 11 (42.31%) MVC
5 7 (26.92%) Automated Testing
5 7 (26.92%) Software Engineering
5 7 (26.92%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (26.92%) OWASP
5 7 (26.92%) Open Source
5 7 (26.92%) Analytics
6 4 (15.38%) Software Delivery
6 4 (15.38%) OO PHP
6 4 (15.38%) Web Development
6 4 (15.38%) Unit Testing
6 4 (15.38%) OOP
7 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.85%) Continuous Delivery
8 1 (3.85%) Android Development
8 1 (3.85%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (73.08%) JavaScript
2 18 (69.23%) C#
3 12 (46.15%) Java
4 10 (38.46%) SQL
5 5 (19.23%) F#
6 4 (15.38%) Bash Shell
6 4 (15.38%) C++
6 4 (15.38%) PHP
7 2 (7.69%) VB.NET
8 1 (3.85%) Ruby
8 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (46.15%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 8 (30.77%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) Xamarin
Liverpool
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-42,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £47000 per annum, Benefits 25 days hols + bank holidays plus ability t
Posted: 5 days ago
Southport
Experian
Salary: Pension, bonus scheme
Posted: 14 days ago
Wallasey, Merseyside
Auger
Salary: From £20,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago