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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 24 24 22
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 3 1 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 2.21% 0.50% 5.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.11% 4.00% 21.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 5
Average salary £35,000 £22,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
27 25 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 19.85% 12.44% 27.78%
Number of salaries quoted 25 17 42
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £35,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 24 December 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 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) SAP
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) EJB
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (25.00%) Advertising
3 1 (25.00%) Ajax
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) JSTL

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (25.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (25.00%) Apache Solr
General
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) J2EE Developer
2 1 (25.00%) UI Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Front-End Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) Ajax
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) JSTL
3 1 (25.00%) Apache Flex
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) RESTful
3 1 (25.00%) Smarty
3 1 (25.00%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (25.00%) Backbone.js
3 1 (25.00%) Underscore.js
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) J2EE
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (25.00%) OOP
2 1 (25.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (25.00%) Eloqua
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle