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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 27 58 24
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -34
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 26 5 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 6.34% 0.98% 8.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.84% 2.59% 16.05%
Number of salaries quoted 21 5 50
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £34,400 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £47,400
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
138 193 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 33.66% 37.84% 52.72%
Number of salaries quoted 121 142 314
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 2016. 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 +27 19 £38,500 +10.00% 2
Birkenhead - 2 £27,500 -
Southport - 2 - - 1
Web Services
North West

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 30 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (43.94%) SQL
3 25 (37.88%) HTML
4 24 (36.36%) Java
4 24 (36.36%) CSS
5 20 (30.30%) .NET
6 19 (28.79%) Software Engineering
7 18 (27.27%) QA
8 16 (24.24%) C#
9 15 (22.73%) OO
10 14 (21.21%) Unix
10 14 (21.21%) Linux
10 14 (21.21%) XML
10 14 (21.21%) Oracle
11 13 (19.70%) JavaScript
11 13 (19.70%) MVC
11 13 (19.70%) Degree
12 12 (18.18%) Analytics
12 12 (18.18%) Legal
13 11 (16.67%) Spring
13 11 (16.67%) JBoss
13 11 (16.67%) Shell Script
14 10 (15.15%) Web Development
14 10 (15.15%) WCF
14 10 (15.15%) Relational Database
14 10 (15.15%) PHP
14 10 (15.15%) SQL Server
15 9 (13.64%) Project Management
15 9 (13.64%) .NET Framework
15 9 (13.64%) Git (software)

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 11 (16.67%) JBoss
2 5 (7.58%) Oracle Service Bus
2 5 (7.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (7.58%) WebLogic
3 4 (6.06%) Node.js
4 3 (4.55%) CMS
4 3 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (4.55%) IIS
4 3 (4.55%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Visualfiles
2 3 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (4.55%) SAP BPC
2 3 (4.55%) SAP CRM
2 3 (4.55%) SAP ERP
2 3 (4.55%) SAP SCM
3 1 (1.52%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.52%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.55%) SaaS
2 2 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.55%) DHCP
1 3 (4.55%) DNS
1 3 (4.55%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.15%) Relational Database
1 10 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.09%) MySQL
2 6 (9.09%) Oracle Database
3 5 (7.58%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (7.58%) Oracle ODI
4 4 (6.06%) Oracle Database 12c
4 4 (6.06%) RDBMS
4 4 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.52%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.52%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (13.64%) Git (software)
2 7 (10.61%) Subversion
3 5 (7.58%) JIRA
4 4 (6.06%) Eclipse
4 4 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (4.55%) Cucumber
5 3 (4.55%) Grunt
5 3 (4.55%) LSMW
5 3 (4.55%) Mercurial
5 3 (4.55%) MSTest
5 3 (4.55%) NUnit
5 3 (4.55%) Selenium
5 3 (4.55%) Selenium IDE
5 3 (4.55%) Visual Studio
5 3 (4.55%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.52%) CruiseControl
General
1 12 (18.18%) Legal
2 5 (7.58%) Games
3 4 (6.06%) Law
4 3 (4.55%) Banking
4 3 (4.55%) Finance
4 3 (4.55%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 44 (66.67%) Developer
2 16 (24.24%) Software Developer
3 11 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 11 (16.67%) Java Software Developer
4 8 (12.12%) Software Engineer
5 6 (9.09%) Application Development Manager
5 6 (9.09%) Applications Development Manager
5 6 (9.09%) Applications Manager
5 6 (9.09%) Development Manager
5 6 (9.09%) PHP Developer
5 6 (9.09%) Web Developer
6 5 (7.58%) .NET Software Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) Automation Tester
6 5 (7.58%) C# Software Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) Tester
7 4 (6.06%) Lead Developer
8 3 (4.55%) ABAP Developer
8 3 (4.55%) Oracle Developer
8 3 (4.55%) Senior Developer
8 3 (4.55%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (37.88%) HTML
2 24 (36.36%) CSS
3 20 (30.30%) .NET
4 14 (21.21%) XML
5 11 (16.67%) Spring
6 10 (15.15%) WCF
7 9 (13.64%) .NET Framework
8 7 (10.61%) REST
9 6 (9.09%) jQuery
9 6 (9.09%) Symfony
10 5 (7.58%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (7.58%) JMS
10 5 (7.58%) Oracle Fusion
10 5 (7.58%) RESTful
10 5 (7.58%) ServiceStack
11 4 (6.06%) ASP.NET
11 4 (6.06%) HTML5
11 4 (6.06%) JSON
11 4 (6.06%) SOAP
12 3 (4.55%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.06%) User Experience
2 3 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.55%) Credit Risk
2 3 (4.55%) e-Learning
2 3 (4.55%) FMCG
2 3 (4.55%) Informatics
2 3 (4.55%) iPad
2 3 (4.55%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.52%) Social Media
3 1 (1.52%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 14 (21.21%) Linux
1 14 (21.21%) Unix
2 7 (10.61%) Windows
3 3 (4.55%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.52%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (28.79%) Software Engineering
3 15 (22.73%) OO
4 13 (19.70%) MVC
5 12 (18.18%) Analytics
6 10 (15.15%) Web Development
7 9 (13.64%) Project Management
8 8 (12.12%) OOP
8 8 (12.12%) Unit Testing
9 7 (10.61%) Workflow
10 6 (9.09%) CRM
10 6 (9.09%) Mentoring
10 6 (9.09%) SDLC
10 6 (9.09%) Strategic Planning
11 5 (7.58%) E-Commerce
11 5 (7.58%) Multithreading
11 5 (7.58%) SOA
11 5 (7.58%) Test Scripting
11 5 (7.58%) Time Management
12 4 (6.06%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 29 (43.94%) SQL
2 24 (36.36%) Java
3 16 (24.24%) C#
4 13 (19.70%) JavaScript
5 11 (16.67%) Shell Script
6 10 (15.15%) PHP
7 8 (12.12%) VB.NET
8 6 (9.09%) PL/SQL
9 4 (6.06%) C
9 4 (6.06%) C++
9 4 (6.06%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 3 (4.55%) ABAP
10 3 (4.55%) PHP 5
10 3 (4.55%) SAPscript
10 3 (4.55%) T-SQL
11 2 (3.03%) COBOL
12 1 (1.52%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (19.70%) Degree
2 3 (4.55%) MCP
2 3 (4.55%) MCSE
2 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (3.03%) ISEB
3 2 (3.03%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (27.27%) QA
2 1 (1.52%) SLA
Vendors
1 14 (21.21%) Oracle
2 4 (6.06%) SAP
3 3 (4.55%) EMC
3 3 (4.55%) EPiServer
3 3 (4.55%) VMware
3 3 (4.55%) Zend
4 2 (3.03%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.52%) Bloomberg
5 1 (1.52%) IBM
5 1 (1.52%) Informatica
5 1 (1.52%) Progress
5 1 (1.52%) Remedy
5 1 (1.52%) Reuters
5 1 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.52%) SOTI
5 1 (1.52%) Twitter
Liverpool, Merseyside
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Merseyside
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago