The table below looks at the statistics 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 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 33 30 12
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -18
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 3 1 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 1.80% 0.56% 11.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.69% 5.00% 41.51%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Average salary - £22,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
Web Services
England

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 Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
39 20 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 23.35% 11.30% 27.32%
Number of salaries quoted 35 13 26
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,750 £55,000
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 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 23 January 2015, 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 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) SAP
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) Eloqua
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) HTML5
3 2 (33.33%) Force.com
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) Advertising
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) EJB
4 1 (16.67%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (16.67%) Backbone.js
4 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (16.67%) Web Application Development
4 1 (16.67%) Underscore.js
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (16.67%) PHP
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) J2EE
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) C
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) SOAP
4 1 (16.67%) XML
4 1 (16.67%) Linux

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 (16.67%) WebSphere
1 1 (16.67%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Force.com
General
1 1 (16.67%) Advertising
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Salesforce.com Consultant
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Consultant
1 3 (50.00%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) J2EE Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
2 1 (16.67%) UI Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Front-End Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) EJB
3 1 (16.67%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (16.67%) Backbone.js
3 1 (16.67%) Underscore.js
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) J2EE
3 1 (16.67%) SOAP
3 1 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) Ajax
3 1 (16.67%) JSON
3 1 (16.67%) JSTL
3 1 (16.67%) Apache Flex
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) RESTful
3 1 (16.67%) Smarty
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (16.67%) Web Application Development
3 1 (16.67%) OOP
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) C
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) C++
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) SAP
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) Eloqua
2 3 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (16.67%) IBM