The first table below looks at the demand for Web Services skills in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 31 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 Preston region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 22 15 21
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 4 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 2.94% 10.95% 4.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.67% 22.39% 9.26%
Number of salaries quoted 4 14 5
Average salary £60,000 £37,750 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.94% +19.84%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
60 67 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 44.12% 48.91% 51.92%
Number of salaries quoted 53 62 53
Average salary £30,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,700 £29,150
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £34,850 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Web Services
Lancashire

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

Web Services
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Web Services Salary Trend in Preston

Web Services
Salary Histogram in Preston

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Web Services across the Preston region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Web Services Salary Histogram in Preston

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Preston 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 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) jQuery
3 4 (50.00%) REST
3 4 (50.00%) .NET
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle
4 3 (37.50%) MVC
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 3 (37.50%) HTML
4 3 (37.50%) OOA/OOD
4 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) Backbone.js
4 3 (37.50%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
4 3 (37.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (37.50%) BDD
4 3 (37.50%) Scrum
4 3 (37.50%) Node.js
4 3 (37.50%) Kanban
4 3 (37.50%) TDD
5 2 (25.00%) Document Management
5 2 (25.00%) Spring
5 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (25.00%) Degree
5 2 (25.00%) JSTL
5 2 (25.00%) JIRA
5 2 (25.00%) Spring MVC
5 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Preston 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 3 (37.50%) Node.js
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) JIRA
1 2 (25.00%) Bugzilla
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Agile .NET Developer
2 3 (37.50%) ScrumMaster
3 2 (25.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) jQuery
1 4 (50.00%) REST
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 3 (37.50%) Backbone.js
2 3 (37.50%) KnockoutJS
2 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
2 3 (37.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (25.00%) Spring
3 2 (25.00%) JSTL
3 2 (25.00%) Spring MVC
3 2 (25.00%) RESTful
3 2 (25.00%) Struts2
3 2 (25.00%) SVG
3 2 (25.00%) Struts
3 2 (25.00%) XML
3 2 (25.00%) JSP
3 2 (25.00%) Servlets
3 2 (25.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (12.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) MVC
2 3 (37.50%) OOA/OOD
2 3 (37.50%) BDD
2 3 (37.50%) Scrum
2 3 (37.50%) Kanban
2 3 (37.50%) TDD
3 2 (25.00%) Document Management
3 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (25.00%) OO
3 2 (25.00%) Workflow
3 2 (25.00%) Process Management
3 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) Python
2 2 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft