The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 19 24 30
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +6
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 23 14 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 11.27% 8.43% 5.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.71% 16.67% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 12
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £40,000 £48,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Web Services
UK

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 Northern Ireland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
97 84 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 47.55% 50.60% 29.18%
Number of salaries quoted 49 65 43
Average salary £34,500 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.21% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £32,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Web Services
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Web Services Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

Web Services
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Web Services across the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

Web Services Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

Web Services
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim +3 22 £37,500 +15.38%
County Londonderry - 1 £50,000 -
Web Services
UK

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 28 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 25 (71.43%) XML
3 24 (68.57%) HTML
4 23 (65.71%) .NET
5 19 (54.29%) SQL
5 19 (54.29%) Java
5 19 (54.29%) CSS
5 19 (54.29%) Microsoft
5 19 (54.29%) Degree
6 16 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (45.71%) Oracle
7 15 (42.86%) C#
8 14 (40.00%) Internet
8 14 (40.00%) Use Case
9 13 (37.14%) Silverlight
10 12 (34.29%) SOA
11 11 (31.43%) MVC
11 11 (31.43%) JavaScript
11 11 (31.43%) Visual Studio
11 11 (31.43%) ASP.NET
12 10 (28.57%) XSLT
12 10 (28.57%) OO
12 10 (28.57%) jQuery
13 9 (25.71%) Unit Testing
13 9 (25.71%) Software Engineering
13 9 (25.71%) Business Analysis
13 9 (25.71%) SaaS
13 9 (25.71%) MS Excel
13 9 (25.71%) Client/Server
13 9 (25.71%) C++

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 7 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (17.14%) WebSphere
3 5 (14.29%) IIS
3 5 (14.29%) Tomcat
4 3 (8.57%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.86%) Node.js
5 1 (2.86%) Mule
Applications
1 9 (25.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 9 (25.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (40.00%) Internet
2 9 (25.71%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (31.43%) Visual Studio
2 5 (14.29%) Rational Rose
2 5 (14.29%) NUnit
2 5 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (14.29%) MSTest
3 2 (5.71%) JIRA
4 1 (2.86%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (2.86%) Mockito
4 1 (2.86%) JUnit
General
1 3 (8.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (54.29%) Developer
2 9 (25.71%) Analyst
2 9 (25.71%) Business Analyst
2 9 (25.71%) Senior Developer
3 8 (22.86%) Software Developer
3 8 (22.86%) Senior Software Developer
4 6 (17.14%) Integration Engineer
5 5 (14.29%) Implementation Consultant
5 5 (14.29%) Consultant
5 5 (14.29%) Software Engineer
5 5 (14.29%) Integration Consultant
5 5 (14.29%) Implementation Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Java Developer
7 2 (5.71%) .NET Developer
7 2 (5.71%) C# Developer
7 2 (5.71%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Developer
7 2 (5.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.86%) C# Web Developer
8 1 (2.86%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (71.43%) XML
2 24 (68.57%) HTML
3 23 (65.71%) .NET
4 19 (54.29%) CSS
5 13 (37.14%) Silverlight
6 11 (31.43%) ASP.NET
7 10 (28.57%) XSLT
7 10 (28.57%) jQuery
8 7 (20.00%) SOAP
8 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (20.00%) JSON
9 5 (14.29%) Ajax
9 5 (14.29%) .NET Framework
9 5 (14.29%) COM+
9 5 (14.29%) YUI
10 4 (11.43%) Hibernate
10 4 (11.43%) Spring
11 3 (8.57%) REST
11 3 (8.57%) WCF
12 2 (5.71%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Management Information System
1 9 (25.71%) Client/Server
2 8 (22.86%) Computer Science
3 5 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (11.43%) GIS
4 4 (11.43%) Open Source
5 2 (5.71%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.29%) Windows
1 5 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 2 (5.71%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.71%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (40.00%) Use Case
3 12 (34.29%) SOA
4 11 (31.43%) MVC
5 10 (28.57%) OO
6 9 (25.71%) Unit Testing
6 9 (25.71%) Software Engineering
6 9 (25.71%) Business Analysis
6 9 (25.71%) User Stories
6 9 (25.71%) Project Management
7 7 (20.00%) Web Development
8 6 (17.14%) Integration Testing
8 6 (17.14%) UML
8 6 (17.14%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (14.29%) OOP
10 4 (11.43%) Scrum
10 4 (11.43%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (5.71%) Configuration Management
11 2 (5.71%) TDD
11 2 (5.71%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (54.29%) Java
1 19 (54.29%) SQL
2 15 (42.86%) C#
3 11 (31.43%) JavaScript
4 9 (25.71%) C++
5 5 (14.29%) C
6 2 (5.71%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.86%) Ruby
7 1 (2.86%) Groovy
7 1 (2.86%) Scala
Qualifications
1 19 (54.29%) Degree
2 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (14.29%) MCAD
3 5 (14.29%) MCSD
4 4 (11.43%) BC Cleared
4 4 (11.43%) CTC Cleared
4 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (54.29%) Microsoft
2 16 (45.71%) Oracle
3 6 (17.14%) JBoss
4 5 (14.29%) Northgate
5 4 (11.43%) ESRI
6 1 (2.86%) Talend
6 1 (2.86%) TIBCO
6 1 (2.86%) webMethods
6 1 (2.86%) IBM
6 1 (2.86%) Sybase