The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Northern Ireland region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 20 20 32
Rank change year-on-year
0 +12
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 20 16 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 9.90% 8.94% 3.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.74% 21.62% 10.29%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 6
Average salary £36,000 £32,500 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £40,000 £34,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
92 74 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 45.54% 41.34% 31.05%
Number of salaries quoted 54 56 45
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Web Services
UK

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -2 19 £34,500 +6.15% 4
County Londonderry - 1 £50,000 -
Web Services
UK

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 24 (68.57%) .NET
1 24 (68.57%) SQL Server
1 24 (68.57%) XML
2 21 (60.00%) HTML
3 18 (51.43%) SQL
4 17 (48.57%) Java
5 16 (45.71%) C#
5 16 (45.71%) CSS
5 16 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (42.86%) Silverlight
7 14 (40.00%) Use Case
7 14 (40.00%) Degree
7 14 (40.00%) Microsoft
8 13 (37.14%) Oracle
9 12 (34.29%) OO
9 12 (34.29%) SOA
10 11 (31.43%) MVC
10 11 (31.43%) Visual Studio
10 11 (31.43%) ASP.NET
10 11 (31.43%) Unit Testing
11 9 (25.71%) SaaS
11 9 (25.71%) Business Analysis
11 9 (25.71%) C++
11 9 (25.71%) Management Information System
11 9 (25.71%) Project Management
11 9 (25.71%) SharePoint
11 9 (25.71%) Client/Server
11 9 (25.71%) Intranet
11 9 (25.71%) Internet
11 9 (25.71%) User Stories

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 9 (25.71%) SharePoint
2 5 (14.29%) IIS
3 3 (8.57%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.86%) Node.js
4 1 (2.86%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.86%) Mule
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) 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 9 (25.71%) Intranet
1 9 (25.71%) Internet
2 1 (2.86%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (68.57%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.86%) Crystal Reports
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%) eggPlant
4 1 (2.86%) JUnit
General
1 3 (8.57%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 23 (65.71%) Developer
2 11 (31.43%) Senior Developer
3 9 (25.71%) Senior Software Developer
3 9 (25.71%) Analyst
3 9 (25.71%) Software Developer
3 9 (25.71%) Business Analyst
4 6 (17.14%) Java Developer
5 4 (11.43%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Developer
6 2 (5.71%) iOS Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Scala Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Development Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Android Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Systems Integration Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Java Team Leader
7 1 (2.86%) Integration Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Programmer
7 1 (2.86%) Team Leader
7 1 (2.86%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (68.57%) .NET
1 24 (68.57%) XML
2 21 (60.00%) HTML
3 16 (45.71%) CSS
4 15 (42.86%) Silverlight
5 11 (31.43%) ASP.NET
6 8 (22.86%) JSON
7 6 (17.14%) Hibernate
8 5 (14.29%) Spring
8 5 (14.29%) XSLT
8 5 (14.29%) COM+
8 5 (14.29%) Ajax
8 5 (14.29%) .NET Framework
8 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (14.29%) jQuery
9 4 (11.43%) WCF
10 3 (8.57%) SOAP
10 3 (8.57%) Swing
10 3 (8.57%) REST
11 2 (5.71%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Client/Server
1 9 (25.71%) Management Information System
2 6 (17.14%) GIS
2 6 (17.14%) Open Source
3 3 (8.57%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (8.57%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.71%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.29%) Windows
1 5 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 3 (8.57%) Apple iOS
2 3 (8.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (40.00%) Use Case
3 12 (34.29%) OO
3 12 (34.29%) SOA
4 11 (31.43%) MVC
4 11 (31.43%) Unit Testing
5 9 (25.71%) Project Management
5 9 (25.71%) Business Analysis
5 9 (25.71%) User Stories
6 6 (17.14%) Integration Testing
6 6 (17.14%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (17.14%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (17.14%) UML
6 6 (17.14%) OOP
7 5 (14.29%) Scrum
7 5 (14.29%) Software Engineering
7 5 (14.29%) Web Development
8 3 (8.57%) TDD
8 3 (8.57%) Configuration Management
9 2 (5.71%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (51.43%) SQL
2 17 (48.57%) Java
3 16 (45.71%) C#
4 9 (25.71%) C++
5 6 (17.14%) JavaScript
6 5 (14.29%) C
7 2 (5.71%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.86%) Ruby
8 1 (2.86%) Groovy
8 1 (2.86%) Scala
8 1 (2.86%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (40.00%) Degree
2 6 (17.14%) BC Cleared
2 6 (17.14%) CTC Cleared
2 6 (17.14%) Security Cleared
3 5 (14.29%) MCAD
3 5 (14.29%) MCSD
3 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (37.14%) Oracle
3 6 (17.14%) ESRI
4 5 (14.29%) Northgate
5 1 (2.86%) Talend
5 1 (2.86%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.86%) webMethods
5 1 (2.86%) Sybase
5 1 (2.86%) JBoss
5 1 (2.86%) IBM
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