The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Services
England / North West
Rank 34 24 32
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +8
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 399 414 460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 6.81% 7.41% 6.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.25% 20.11% 16.28%
Number of salaries quoted 345 350 416
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £32,500 £28,759
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +9.75%

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 North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2456 2059 2825
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 41.90% 36.85% 41.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2176 1799 2513
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £51,100 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Web Services as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Web Services
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Web Services Salary Trend in the North West

Web Services
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Web Services across the North West region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

Web Services Salary Histogram in the North West

Web Services
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the North West region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -1 299 £47,500 +5.55% 45
Cheshire -20 50 £40,000 -15.78% 14
Merseyside -22 26 £36,250 -17.14% 7
Lancashire +5 23 £37,500 -6.25% 6
Web Services
England

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT jobs citing Web Services also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 415 (50.06%) Agile Software Development
2 391 (47.17%) .NET
3 363 (43.79%) C#
4 343 (41.38%) JavaScript
5 305 (36.79%) HTML
6 303 (36.55%) SQL Server
7 299 (36.07%) SQL
8 284 (34.26%) ASP.NET
9 271 (32.69%) CSS
10 268 (32.33%) MVC
11 233 (28.11%) Java
12 226 (27.26%) jQuery
13 201 (24.25%) XML
14 181 (21.83%) Microsoft
15 177 (21.35%) Scrum
16 176 (21.23%) TDD
17 166 (20.02%) Amazon AWS
18 152 (18.34%) Windows
19 150 (18.09%) REST
20 144 (17.37%) RESTful
21 143 (17.25%) Finance
22 134 (16.16%) SOAP
23 132 (15.92%) Git (software)
24 128 (15.44%) Spring
25 127 (15.32%) WCF
26 125 (15.08%) AngularJS
27 120 (14.48%) OO
28 114 (13.75%) Web Development
29 113 (13.63%) Oracle
30 112 (13.51%) .NET Framework

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 64 (7.72%) IIS
2 40 (4.83%) Apache
3 28 (3.38%) WordPress
4 24 (2.90%) WebLogic
5 21 (2.53%) SharePoint
6 19 (2.29%) JBoss
7 18 (2.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 15 (1.81%) Oracle Service Bus
8 15 (1.81%) Tomcat
8 15 (1.81%) WebSphere
9 14 (1.69%) CMS
10 13 (1.57%) Mule
10 13 (1.57%) Mule ESB
11 10 (1.21%) Drupal
12 8 (0.97%) GeoServer
12 8 (0.97%) nginx
12 8 (0.97%) WebLogic Portal
13 4 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
13 4 (0.48%) MS Exchange
14 3 (0.36%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 40 (4.83%) MS Excel
2 16 (1.93%) Photoshop
3 11 (1.33%) Fireworks
4 7 (0.84%) MS Office
5 4 (0.48%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.12%) HipChat
6 1 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 18 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.60%) OpenText MBPM
3 4 (0.48%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.36%) osCommerce
4 3 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.24%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.24%) Visualfiles
6 1 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.12%) Magento
6 1 (0.12%) Remedy AR System
6 1 (0.12%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 166 (20.02%) Amazon AWS
2 75 (9.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (3.26%) Amazon S3
4 22 (2.65%) Amazon EC2
5 17 (2.05%) AWS CloudFormation
6 16 (1.93%) Google Cloud Platform
7 15 (1.81%) Office 365
7 15 (1.81%) SaaS
8 6 (0.72%) PaaS
9 5 (0.60%) AWS Lambda
10 4 (0.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 4 (0.48%) Amazon ELB
10 4 (0.48%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 4 (0.48%) Slack
10 4 (0.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 3 (0.36%) Amazon EMR
11 3 (0.36%) GitHub
11 3 (0.36%) Google Analytics
11 3 (0.36%) iPaaS
12 2 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 100 (12.06%) HTTP
2 42 (5.07%) FTP
3 41 (4.95%) Internet
4 31 (3.74%) Firewall
5 16 (1.93%) WAN
6 15 (1.81%) DNS
6 15 (1.81%) HTTPS
6 15 (1.81%) SSL
7 13 (1.57%) LDAP
8 9 (1.09%) SMTP
9 7 (0.84%) TCP/IP
10 6 (0.72%) IPsec
11 5 (0.60%) Intranet
11 5 (0.60%) VoIP
12 3 (0.36%) DHCP
12 3 (0.36%) LAN
12 3 (0.36%) MPLS
12 3 (0.36%) NAS
12 3 (0.36%) Network Security
12 3 (0.36%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 303 (36.55%) SQL Server
2 106 (12.79%) MySQL
3 64 (7.72%) Relational Database
4 58 (7.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 56 (6.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 40 (4.83%) RDBMS
7 29 (3.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 24 (2.90%) Big Data
8 24 (2.90%) SQL Server 2005
9 21 (2.53%) NoSQL
10 20 (2.41%) Oracle Reports
11 19 (2.29%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 19 (2.29%) PostgreSQL
12 17 (2.05%) Hadoop
12 17 (2.05%) MongoDB
12 17 (2.05%) SQL Server 2014
13 16 (1.93%) SQL Server 2012
14 12 (1.45%) Hazelcast
15 11 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
16 8 (0.97%) DB2
Development Applications
1 132 (15.92%) Git (software)
2 69 (8.32%) Jenkins
3 67 (8.08%) Subversion
4 58 (7.00%) JIRA
5 53 (6.39%) Team Foundation Server
6 46 (5.55%) NUnit
7 42 (5.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 41 (4.95%) Visual Studio
9 34 (4.10%) Selenium
10 30 (3.62%) Ant
11 29 (3.50%) Maven
12 26 (3.14%) Gradle
12 26 (3.14%) MSTest
13 25 (3.02%) Eclipse
14 24 (2.90%) JUnit
15 16 (1.93%) Bitbucket
16 13 (1.57%) Cucumber
16 13 (1.57%) SoapUI
17 12 (1.45%) FitNesse
17 12 (1.45%) gulp
General
1 143 (17.25%) Finance
2 29 (3.50%) Marketing
3 21 (2.53%) Banking
3 21 (2.53%) Retail
4 19 (2.29%) Games
5 14 (1.69%) Advertising
6 13 (1.57%) Telecoms
7 9 (1.09%) Corporate Banking
8 8 (0.97%) Financial Institution
9 6 (0.72%) Law
9 6 (0.72%) Legal
10 5 (0.60%) Local Government
10 5 (0.60%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.36%) French Language
11 3 (0.36%) Publishing
12 1 (0.12%) Automotive
12 1 (0.12%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 577 (69.60%) Developer
2 214 (25.81%) .NET Developer
3 180 (21.71%) C# Developer
4 147 (17.73%) C# .NET Developer
5 139 (16.77%) Senior Developer
6 109 (13.15%) ASP.NET Developer
6 109 (13.15%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 104 (12.55%) Java Developer
8 60 (7.24%) Lead Developer
9 59 (7.12%) PHP Developer
10 58 (7.00%) Senior Java Developer
10 58 (7.00%) Software Engineer
11 56 (6.76%) Senior C# Developer
11 56 (6.76%) Web Developer
12 46 (5.55%) Senior .NET Developer
13 41 (4.95%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 40 (4.83%) Software Developer
15 37 (4.46%) Senior C# .NET Developer
16 33 (3.98%) Analyst
17 32 (3.86%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 391 (47.17%) .NET
2 305 (36.79%) HTML
3 284 (34.26%) ASP.NET
4 271 (32.69%) CSS
5 226 (27.26%) jQuery
6 201 (24.25%) XML
7 150 (18.09%) REST
8 144 (17.37%) RESTful
9 134 (16.16%) SOAP
10 128 (15.44%) Spring
11 127 (15.32%) WCF
12 125 (15.08%) AngularJS
13 112 (13.51%) .NET Framework
14 107 (12.91%) ASP.NET MVC
15 84 (10.13%) Hibernate
15 84 (10.13%) HTML5
16 77 (9.29%) Node.js
17 76 (9.17%) J2EE
18 74 (8.93%) Entity Framework
19 73 (8.81%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 80 (9.65%) Analytical Skills
1 80 (9.65%) iPad
2 62 (7.48%) Mobile App
3 44 (5.31%) Computer Science
4 35 (4.22%) N-Tier
5 33 (3.98%) User Experience
6 32 (3.86%) Enterprise Software
7 24 (2.90%) Management Information System
8 20 (2.41%) Algorithms
9 11 (1.33%) iSeries
9 11 (1.33%) Mainframe
10 9 (1.09%) iPhone
11 8 (0.97%) AS400
11 8 (0.97%) Fintech
12 7 (0.84%) Data Centre
13 4 (0.48%) Digital Media
13 4 (0.48%) Inversion of Control
14 3 (0.36%) Driving Licence
14 3 (0.36%) Private Cloud
14 3 (0.36%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 152 (18.34%) Windows
2 109 (13.15%) Linux
3 53 (6.39%) Windows Server
4 42 (5.07%) Android
5 37 (4.46%) Apple iOS
6 22 (2.65%) Unix
7 16 (1.93%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (1.57%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (0.97%) Ubuntu
10 6 (0.72%) CentOS
10 6 (0.72%) Windows Phone
11 5 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (0.48%) Windows 10
13 3 (0.36%) Windows Mobile
14 2 (0.24%) Solaris
15 1 (0.12%) AIX
15 1 (0.12%) Fedora
15 1 (0.12%) Windows 7
15 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 415 (50.06%) Agile Software Development
2 268 (32.33%) MVC
3 177 (21.35%) Scrum
4 176 (21.23%) TDD
5 120 (14.48%) OO
6 114 (13.75%) Web Development
7 109 (13.15%) Continuous Integration
8 104 (12.55%) Software Engineering
9 100 (12.06%) SDLC
10 77 (9.29%) OOP
10 77 (9.29%) UML
11 76 (9.17%) E-Commerce
12 69 (8.32%) DevOps
12 69 (8.32%) Mentoring
12 69 (8.32%) SOA
12 69 (8.32%) Unit Testing
13 64 (7.72%) Use Case
14 59 (7.12%) BDD
15 50 (6.03%) Continuous Delivery
16 44 (5.31%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 363 (43.79%) C#
2 343 (41.38%) JavaScript
3 299 (36.07%) SQL
4 233 (28.11%) Java
5 89 (10.74%) PHP
6 45 (5.43%) Python
7 43 (5.19%) PowerShell
8 42 (5.07%) T-SQL
9 36 (4.34%) C++
10 33 (3.98%) PL/SQL
11 30 (3.62%) VB.NET
12 27 (3.26%) Perl
13 21 (2.53%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
14 18 (2.17%) Shell Script
15 16 (1.93%) Apple Swift
16 15 (1.81%) Scala
16 15 (1.81%) XPath
17 14 (1.69%) Groovy
17 14 (1.69%) Ruby
18 13 (1.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 87 (10.49%) Degree
2 66 (7.96%) Security Cleared
3 63 (7.60%) SC Cleared
4 23 (2.77%) Microsoft Certification
5 21 (2.53%) Siebel Certification
6 12 (1.45%) ISEB
7 4 (0.48%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.36%) CCNA
8 3 (0.36%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (0.36%) Sun Certification
9 2 (0.24%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.12%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.12%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.12%) MCSE
10 1 (0.12%) VCP6
10 1 (0.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (4.46%) QA
2 21 (2.53%) WAI
3 11 (1.33%) SLA
4 5 (0.60%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.36%) SDET
6 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 36 (4.34%) Active Directory
2 31 (3.74%) Docker
3 23 (2.77%) Hyper-V
4 22 (2.65%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (1.33%) vCloud
5 11 (1.33%) vSphere
6 4 (0.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 4 (0.48%) Virtual Servers
6 4 (0.48%) VirtualBox
7 3 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.12%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 34 (4.10%) Opscode Chef
1 34 (4.10%) Puppet
2 23 (2.77%) Ansible
3 14 (1.69%) SCCM
4 11 (1.33%) vMotion
5 10 (1.21%) Terraform
6 8 (0.97%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 5 (0.60%) cPanel
7 5 (0.60%) Failover Clustering
8 3 (0.36%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (0.24%) Cisco CUCM
9 2 (0.24%) Packer
9 2 (0.24%) SCOM
10 1 (0.12%) BladeLogic
10 1 (0.12%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.12%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.12%) Marathon
10 1 (0.12%) Mesos
Vendors
1 181 (21.83%) Microsoft
2 113 (13.63%) Oracle
3 42 (5.07%) VMware
4 30 (3.62%) Google
5 28 (3.38%) IBM
6 21 (2.53%) Siebel
7 17 (2.05%) PayPal
8 15 (1.81%) Zerto
9 11 (1.33%) Veeam
10 8 (0.97%) Facebook
10 8 (0.97%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (0.72%) Cisco
11 6 (0.72%) Pega
11 6 (0.72%) Twitter
12 5 (0.60%) AppDynamics
12 5 (0.60%) Rackspace
12 5 (0.60%) Red Hat
12 5 (0.60%) Xamarin
13 4 (0.48%) Kofax
13 4 (0.48%) Software AG
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