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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 38 26 25
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -1
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 24 46 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 3.88% 7.42% 8.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.06% 16.49% 16.77%
Number of salaries quoted 16 43 55
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £60,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
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
265 279 334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 42.81% 45.00% 52.68%
Number of salaries quoted 222 251 321
Average salary £40,000 £34,500 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% +0.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 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
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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 -15 14 £35,000 - 11
Wirral -4 5 £35,000 -
St Helens +2 2 £33,250 +10.83% 1
Southport -2 2 £20,000 -33.88% 1
Web Services
North West

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 41 (56.94%) SQL
2 39 (54.17%) .NET
3 37 (51.39%) HTML
4 32 (44.44%) CSS
5 29 (40.28%) C#
5 29 (40.28%) JavaScript
6 27 (37.50%) HTML5
7 23 (31.94%) jQuery
8 22 (30.56%) OO
9 21 (29.17%) SQL Server
10 20 (27.78%) XML
10 20 (27.78%) Linux
11 19 (26.39%) Agile Software Development
12 18 (25.00%) Windows
12 18 (25.00%) CSS3
13 17 (23.61%) Java
14 16 (22.22%) SOA
14 16 (22.22%) Degree
14 16 (22.22%) WCF
15 15 (20.83%) Mobile App
16 14 (19.44%) Project Management
16 14 (19.44%) SharePoint
16 14 (19.44%) ASP.NET
16 14 (19.44%) Mobile Application Development
17 13 (18.06%) Computer Science
17 13 (18.06%) Middleware
17 13 (18.06%) Disaster Recovery
18 12 (16.67%) Change Management
18 12 (16.67%) MVC
18 12 (16.67%) CMS

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 14 (19.44%) SharePoint
2 12 (16.67%) CMS
3 11 (15.28%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (5.56%) nginx
5 3 (4.17%) Umbraco
5 3 (4.17%) IIS
6 2 (2.78%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.39%) Jetty
7 1 (1.39%) Apache
7 1 (1.39%) MQSeries
7 1 (1.39%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (12.50%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.39%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (6.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.39%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.78%) HTTP
1 2 (2.78%) DNS
2 1 (1.39%) DHCP
2 1 (1.39%) IP Telephony
2 1 (1.39%) Internet
2 1 (1.39%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (29.17%) SQL Server
2 12 (16.67%) DB2
3 9 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (9.72%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (6.94%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (2.78%) MySQL
9 1 (1.39%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.39%) MS Access
9 1 (1.39%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (16.67%) Subversion
2 8 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 6 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (5.56%) RSpec
4 4 (5.56%) Cucumber
5 3 (4.17%) Rhino Mocks
5 3 (4.17%) MSTest
5 3 (4.17%) Visual Studio
5 3 (4.17%) NUnit
6 2 (2.78%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.39%) JIRA
7 1 (1.39%) Hudson
7 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (1.39%) Ant
7 1 (1.39%) JUnit
7 1 (1.39%) Log4j
7 1 (1.39%) Maven
General
1 5 (6.94%) Law
2 3 (4.17%) Online Betting
2 3 (4.17%) Games
3 1 (1.39%) Legal
3 1 (1.39%) Finance
Job Titles
1 52 (72.22%) Developer
2 15 (20.83%) Web Developer
2 15 (20.83%) Senior Developer
3 12 (16.67%) Release Manager
3 12 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 11 (15.28%) C# .NET Developer
4 11 (15.28%) C# Developer
5 9 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 9 (12.50%) Senior Web Developer
5 9 (12.50%) Test Manager
6 8 (11.11%) Integration Manager
7 7 (9.72%) Testing Manager
7 7 (9.72%) Test Team Leader
7 7 (9.72%) ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (9.72%) Team Leader
8 4 (5.56%) Software Engineer
8 4 (5.56%) C# Software Engineer
8 4 (5.56%) Android Developer
8 4 (5.56%) Ruby on Rails Developer
8 4 (5.56%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (54.17%) .NET
2 37 (51.39%) HTML
3 32 (44.44%) CSS
4 27 (37.50%) HTML5
5 23 (31.94%) jQuery
6 20 (27.78%) XML
7 18 (25.00%) CSS3
8 16 (22.22%) WCF
9 14 (19.44%) ASP.NET
10 13 (18.06%) Middleware
11 12 (16.67%) SOAP
11 12 (16.67%) Ajax
12 10 (13.89%) Flash
12 10 (13.89%) .NET Framework
12 10 (13.89%) JSON
13 6 (8.33%) REST
14 5 (6.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 4 (5.56%) Android SDK
15 4 (5.56%) RESTful
15 4 (5.56%) Phusion Passenger
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.83%) Mobile App
2 13 (18.06%) Computer Science
3 10 (13.89%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (8.33%) Mathematics
5 4 (5.56%) W3C
5 4 (5.56%) N-Tier
5 4 (5.56%) Open Source
6 2 (2.78%) NHS
7 1 (1.39%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 20 (27.78%) Linux
2 18 (25.00%) Windows
3 12 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (12.50%) Android
5 5 (6.94%) Apple iOS
6 4 (5.56%) Ubuntu
7 3 (4.17%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (1.39%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.39%) Windows Phone 8
8 1 (1.39%) Windows Phone
8 1 (1.39%) UNIX
8 1 (1.39%) Solaris
8 1 (1.39%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (30.56%) OO
2 19 (26.39%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (22.22%) SOA
4 14 (19.44%) Project Management
4 14 (19.44%) Mobile Application Development
5 13 (18.06%) Disaster Recovery
6 12 (16.67%) Change Management
6 12 (16.67%) MVC
6 12 (16.67%) EAI
6 12 (16.67%) Software Testing
7 10 (13.89%) Scrum
7 10 (13.89%) TDD
8 9 (12.50%) Release Management
8 9 (12.50%) Integration Testing
8 9 (12.50%) ITIL
9 8 (11.11%) OOP
10 7 (9.72%) Android Development
11 6 (8.33%) Workflow
11 6 (8.33%) UML
11 6 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 41 (56.94%) SQL
2 29 (40.28%) C#
2 29 (40.28%) JavaScript
3 17 (23.61%) Java
4 8 (11.11%) T-SQL
5 5 (6.94%) PHP
6 4 (5.56%) Ruby
7 2 (2.78%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.78%) C++
7 2 (2.78%) Perl
8 1 (1.39%) Python
8 1 (1.39%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (22.22%) Degree
2 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.39%) MCDST
3 1 (1.39%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.78%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.78%) VirtualBox
2 1 (1.39%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.39%) XenApp
2 1 (1.39%) XenServer
2 1 (1.39%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (5.56%) Capistrano
1 4 (5.56%) Puppet
2 1 (1.39%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 11 (15.28%) Sitecore
3 6 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 5 (6.94%) TIBCO
5 3 (4.17%) Zend
6 2 (2.78%) Oracle
7 1 (1.39%) LANDesk
7 1 (1.39%) Citrix
7 1 (1.39%) Telerik
7 1 (1.39%) webMethods
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Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent & exciting package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum + Bonus+Training (Android)+Bens+Ca
Posted: 5 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 14 days ago
Liverpool
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
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Salary: £34000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
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