The first table below looks at the demand for Web Services skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 25 30 31
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 6 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 3.14% 0.95% 1.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.17% 5.00% 8.06%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 4
Average salary £29,000 £34,000 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.70% -16.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £34,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £34,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,100
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.57%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
59 40 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 30.89% 18.96% 22.55%
Number of salaries quoted 45 25 45
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £33,550 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Web Services
England

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Web Services
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Web Services Salary Trend in the Midlands

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 4 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) XML
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) VB.NET
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) ERP
3 2 (28.57%) N-Tier
3 2 (28.57%) SAPscript
3 2 (28.57%) Web Dynpro
3 2 (28.57%) SAP Smart Forms
3 2 (28.57%) BAPI
3 2 (28.57%) ABAP
3 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) SAP
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) QA
4 1 (14.29%) WCF
4 1 (14.29%) jQuery
4 1 (14.29%) Business Process Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (14.29%) BPEL
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Web Development

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 1 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Graduate
2 2 (28.57%) SAP Developer
2 2 (28.57%) ABAP Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Graduate C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) BizTalk Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Junior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Junior C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (14.29%) BizTalk Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) XML
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) Web Dynpro
3 2 (28.57%) SAP Smart Forms
3 2 (28.57%) BAPI
4 1 (14.29%) WCF
4 1 (14.29%) jQuery
4 1 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (14.29%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) N-Tier
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ERP
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Business Process Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) BPEL
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Web Development
2 1 (14.29%) UML
2 1 (14.29%) OO
2 1 (14.29%) OOD
2 1 (14.29%) SOA
2 1 (14.29%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) VB.NET
3 2 (28.57%) SAPscript
3 2 (28.57%) ABAP
3 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) SAP
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Cognizant