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 24 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 32 22 36
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +14
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 360 528 454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 6.44% 8.28% 6.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.27% 20.24% 14.54%
Number of salaries quoted 314 451 385
Median salary £43,500 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.81% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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 North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2213 2609 3122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 39.59% 40.92% 43.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1911 2210 2656
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 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 June 2016.

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 24 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -11 223 £45,000 +5.88% 49
Cheshire +2 87 £37,500 -6.25% 8
Lancashire +3 25 £40,000 +19.40% 2
Merseyside +14 21 £38,500 -9.41% 9
Web Services
England

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, 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.

1 385 (49.11%) Agile Software Development
2 342 (43.62%) .NET
3 316 (40.31%) C#
4 313 (39.92%) JavaScript
5 300 (38.27%) HTML
6 298 (38.01%) CSS
7 291 (37.12%) Java
8 281 (35.84%) SQL Server
9 274 (34.95%) XML
10 230 (29.34%) ASP.NET
11 224 (28.57%) SQL
12 210 (26.79%) MVC
13 197 (25.13%) OO
14 191 (24.36%) SOAP
15 184 (23.47%) jQuery
16 163 (20.79%) Windows
17 162 (20.66%) WCF
18 135 (17.22%) Degree
19 134 (17.09%) Finance
20 132 (16.84%) Web Development
20 132 (16.84%) .NET Framework
21 128 (16.33%) Scrum
22 125 (15.94%) RESTful
23 121 (15.43%) Software Engineering
24 119 (15.18%) Microsoft
25 115 (14.67%) REST
26 109 (13.90%) HTML5
27 105 (13.39%) MySQL
27 105 (13.39%) WPF
27 105 (13.39%) Continuous Integration

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 39 (4.97%) BizTalk Server
2 30 (3.83%) Apache
2 30 (3.83%) CMS
3 25 (3.19%) Tomcat
4 20 (2.55%) SharePoint
5 19 (2.42%) WebSphere
6 16 (2.04%) JBoss
7 15 (1.91%) WordPress
8 14 (1.79%) nginx
9 13 (1.66%) Mule
10 10 (1.28%) IIS
11 9 (1.15%) WebLogic
12 8 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
13 7 (0.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 6 (0.77%) Mule ESB
15 5 (0.64%) Apache Spark
15 5 (0.64%) MS Exchange
16 3 (0.38%) Confluence
16 3 (0.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 3 (0.38%) Umbraco
Applications
1 33 (4.21%) MS Excel
2 22 (2.81%) Photoshop
3 17 (2.17%) Fireworks
4 9 (1.15%) MS Office
5 4 (0.51%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 22 (2.81%) Magento
2 12 (1.53%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (1.15%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.38%) SAP BPC
5 3 (0.38%) SAP CRM
5 3 (0.38%) SAP ERP
5 3 (0.38%) SAP SCM
6 1 (0.13%) Sage CRM
6 1 (0.13%) Sage X3
6 1 (0.13%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.13%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.13%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.13%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.13%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 103 (13.14%) Amazon AWS
2 48 (6.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (1.40%) GitHub
4 9 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (1.15%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 9 (1.15%) Office 365
5 7 (0.89%) SaaS
6 6 (0.77%) PaaS
7 4 (0.51%) Amazon S3
7 4 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.51%) Google Play
8 3 (0.38%) Heroku
8 3 (0.38%) IaaS
8 3 (0.38%) Sage Pay
9 2 (0.26%) Trello
10 1 (0.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.13%) Engine Yard
10 1 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.13%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 46 (5.87%) HTTP
2 32 (4.08%) Internet
3 15 (1.91%) SSL
3 15 (1.91%) Wireless
4 11 (1.40%) TCP/IP
5 9 (1.15%) Broadband
5 9 (1.15%) Network Security
6 6 (0.77%) VPN
7 5 (0.64%) DNS
7 5 (0.64%) FTP
7 5 (0.64%) Intrusion Detection
7 5 (0.64%) LAN
7 5 (0.64%) WAN
8 4 (0.51%) WebEx
9 3 (0.38%) HTTPS
9 3 (0.38%) LDAP
9 3 (0.38%) VoIP
10 2 (0.26%) CTI
10 2 (0.26%) DHCP
10 2 (0.26%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 281 (35.84%) SQL Server
2 105 (13.39%) MySQL
3 55 (7.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 44 (5.61%) NoSQL
5 42 (5.36%) SQL Server 2008
6 39 (4.97%) Relational Database
7 36 (4.59%) PostgreSQL
8 23 (2.93%) MongoDB
9 18 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
10 16 (2.04%) RDBMS
11 15 (1.91%) SQL Server 2012
11 15 (1.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 14 (1.79%) Azure SQL Database
12 14 (1.79%) Oracle Database
13 11 (1.40%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 11 (1.40%) Redis
13 11 (1.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 10 (1.28%) Big Data
15 9 (1.15%) DB2
16 8 (1.02%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 88 (11.22%) Git (software)
2 85 (10.84%) Team Foundation Server
3 68 (8.67%) Subversion
4 63 (8.04%) Jenkins
4 63 (8.04%) NUnit
5 60 (7.65%) Visual Studio
6 59 (7.53%) Selenium
7 46 (5.87%) JIRA
8 42 (5.36%) MSTest
9 41 (5.23%) Maven
10 40 (5.10%) JUnit
11 37 (4.72%) Ant
12 33 (4.21%) Eclipse
12 33 (4.21%) Mercurial
13 30 (3.83%) Cucumber
14 26 (3.32%) Oracle Forms
15 21 (2.68%) PhpStorm
16 19 (2.42%) HP UFT
17 17 (2.17%) Gradle
17 17 (2.17%) JMeter
General
1 134 (17.09%) Finance
2 30 (3.83%) Marketing
3 25 (3.19%) Banking
3 25 (3.19%) Games
4 19 (2.42%) Retail
5 12 (1.53%) Law
6 11 (1.40%) Legal
7 9 (1.15%) Advertising
8 6 (0.77%) Telecoms
9 5 (0.64%) iGaming
9 5 (0.64%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.51%) Automotive
10 4 (0.51%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.26%) Publishing
12 1 (0.13%) Back Office
12 1 (0.13%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 534 (68.11%) Developer
2 181 (23.09%) .NET Developer
3 157 (20.03%) C# Developer
4 130 (16.58%) Java Developer
5 124 (15.82%) C# .NET Developer
6 118 (15.05%) Senior Developer
7 105 (13.39%) ASP.NET Developer
8 97 (12.37%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 83 (10.59%) Web Developer
10 81 (10.33%) Lead Developer
11 72 (9.18%) Software Engineer
12 58 (7.40%) .NET Web Developer
12 58 (7.40%) PHP Developer
13 57 (7.27%) Software Developer
14 55 (7.02%) C# Software Engineer
15 54 (6.89%) Tester
16 50 (6.38%) .NET Software Engineer
17 48 (6.12%) Senior Java Developer
17 48 (6.12%) SQL Developer
18 44 (5.61%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 342 (43.62%) .NET
2 300 (38.27%) HTML
3 298 (38.01%) CSS
4 274 (34.95%) XML
5 230 (29.34%) ASP.NET
6 191 (24.36%) SOAP
7 184 (23.47%) jQuery
8 162 (20.66%) WCF
9 132 (16.84%) .NET Framework
10 125 (15.94%) RESTful
11 115 (14.67%) REST
12 109 (13.90%) HTML5
13 105 (13.39%) WPF
14 94 (11.99%) JSON
14 94 (11.99%) LINQ
15 88 (11.22%) Spring
16 84 (10.71%) Hibernate
17 83 (10.59%) ASP.NET Web API
18 80 (10.20%) ASP.NET MVC
19 77 (9.82%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 56 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 46 (5.87%) Mobile App
3 45 (5.74%) Computer Science
4 38 (4.85%) iPad
5 32 (4.08%) N-Tier
6 20 (2.55%) Management Information System
6 20 (2.55%) User Experience
7 16 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
8 14 (1.79%) Blackberry
9 13 (1.66%) Social Media
10 12 (1.53%) Statistics
11 10 (1.28%) Mathematics
11 10 (1.28%) Virtual Team
12 9 (1.15%) Credit Risk
12 9 (1.15%) Physics
13 8 (1.02%) Smartphone
13 8 (1.02%) SWIFT
14 7 (0.89%) Client/Server
15 6 (0.77%) Fintech
15 6 (0.77%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 163 (20.79%) Windows
2 89 (11.35%) Linux
3 45 (5.74%) Unix
4 44 (5.61%) Android
5 36 (4.59%) Apple iOS
6 21 (2.68%) Windows Server
7 18 (2.30%) CentOS
8 14 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (1.02%) Ubuntu
10 6 (0.77%) Mac OS X
10 6 (0.77%) Windows Mobile
10 6 (0.77%) Windows Phone
11 5 (0.64%) CoreOS
11 5 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (0.38%) Windows 7
12 3 (0.38%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.38%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.26%) Solaris
13 2 (0.26%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 385 (49.11%) Agile Software Development
2 210 (26.79%) MVC
3 197 (25.13%) OO
4 132 (16.84%) Web Development
5 128 (16.33%) Scrum
6 121 (15.43%) Software Engineering
7 105 (13.39%) Continuous Integration
8 103 (13.14%) TDD
9 82 (10.46%) Mentoring
10 76 (9.69%) SDLC
11 74 (9.44%) OOP
12 73 (9.31%) Unit Testing
13 63 (8.04%) SOA
14 54 (6.89%) E-Commerce
15 53 (6.76%) OOD
16 48 (6.12%) UML
17 45 (5.74%) Automated Testing
17 45 (5.74%) Use Case
18 44 (5.61%) Project Management
19 41 (5.23%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 316 (40.31%) C#
2 313 (39.92%) JavaScript
3 291 (37.12%) Java
4 224 (28.57%) SQL
5 94 (11.99%) PHP
6 59 (7.53%) T-SQL
7 55 (7.02%) C++
8 39 (4.97%) PL/SQL
9 33 (4.21%) Python
10 25 (3.19%) VB.NET
11 24 (3.06%) Ruby
12 23 (2.93%) C
13 19 (2.42%) TypeScript
14 18 (2.30%) Shell Script
15 16 (2.04%) PowerShell
15 16 (2.04%) XPath
16 11 (1.40%) Go
17 8 (1.02%) VB
17 8 (1.02%) VB6
17 8 (1.02%) VBA
Qualifications
1 135 (17.22%) Degree
2 30 (3.83%) ISTQB
3 25 (3.19%) ISEB
4 17 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (0.64%) Security Cleared
6 4 (0.51%) HND
7 3 (0.38%) PhD
8 2 (0.26%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.26%) MCP
8 2 (0.26%) MCSE
8 2 (0.26%) RHCT
9 1 (0.13%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (5.99%) QA
2 12 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 8 (1.02%) Data Quality
4 8 (1.02%) WAI
5 6 (0.77%) SLA
6 5 (0.64%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.26%) SDET
8 1 (0.13%) COBIT
System Software
1 13 (1.66%) Docker
2 12 (1.53%) Active Directory
3 10 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.26%) Firmware
4 2 (0.26%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.13%) iptables
5 1 (0.13%) Postfix
5 1 (0.13%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 32 (4.08%) Puppet
2 6 (0.77%) Kubernetes
2 6 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.51%) Rundeck
4 3 (0.38%) Wonderware InTouch
5 2 (0.26%) Consul
5 2 (0.26%) Grafana
5 2 (0.26%) Graphite
5 2 (0.26%) HAProxy
5 2 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.26%) Packer
5 2 (0.26%) Terraform
6 1 (0.13%) Ansible
6 1 (0.13%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (0.13%) Cobbler
6 1 (0.13%) Nagios
Vendors
1 119 (15.18%) Microsoft
2 90 (11.48%) Oracle
3 31 (3.95%) Zend
4 29 (3.70%) IBM
5 17 (2.17%) VMware
6 10 (1.28%) Adobe
6 10 (1.28%) SAP
7 9 (1.15%) Google
7 9 (1.15%) Wonderware
8 8 (1.02%) Remedy
9 7 (0.89%) Telerik
9 7 (0.89%) TIBCO
9 7 (0.89%) Twitter
9 7 (0.89%) webMethods
10 6 (0.77%) MuleSoft
11 5 (0.64%) Ektron
11 5 (0.64%) Red Hat
11 5 (0.64%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (0.64%) Software AG
11 5 (0.64%) Xamarin
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cheshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Cyber Team
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Competitive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Flexi-time
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, 25 days, Great environment
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £33000 - £41000 per annum + Depending on experience + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Accrington, Lancashire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + Superb Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £70000 per annum + Competitive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Manchester Met University
Salary: Grade 9 (£40,082 to £46,414)
Posted: 10 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Beneftis
Posted: 2 days ago
Sale, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits & Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + 25 days hol + flexi-time, etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Send
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus Benefits and Personal Developme
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Send
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum Great benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + huge benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago