The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 42 50 43
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -7
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 181 131 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 4.84% 4.18% 4.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.83% 11.55% 12.21%
Number of salaries quoted 112 92 104
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +4.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,825 £32,500 £30,150
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1411 1134 1220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 37.72% 36.20% 38.52%
Number of salaries quoted 934 778 841
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Web Services
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Web Services Salary Trend in Scotland

Web Services
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Web Services across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Web Services Salary Histogram in Scotland

Web Services
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
Glasgow -6 83 £37,500 -6.25% 15
Edinburgh +17 70 £41,500 +18.57% 8
Stirling - 12 £46,000 -
Aberdeen +4 9 £45,000 +28.57%
West Lothian +12 4 £47,500 - 1
Dundee +3 4 £30,000 -26.81%
Fife +3 2 £31,500 +26.00%
North Lanarkshire - 1 £45,000 -
Web Services
UK

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

1 202 (58.05%) Java
2 132 (37.93%) HTML
3 121 (34.77%) XML
4 113 (32.47%) JavaScript
5 105 (30.17%) SQL
6 100 (28.74%) Oracle
7 99 (28.45%) .NET
8 98 (28.16%) SOAP
9 97 (27.87%) Spring
10 93 (26.72%) C#
11 91 (26.15%) CSS
12 90 (25.86%) Agile Software Development
12 90 (25.86%) jQuery
13 84 (24.14%) SOA
14 80 (22.99%) OO
15 71 (20.40%) MVC
16 68 (19.54%) Hibernate
16 68 (19.54%) JSON
17 67 (19.25%) RESTful
18 66 (18.97%) Linux
18 66 (18.97%) Microsoft
19 65 (18.68%) SQL Server
20 62 (17.82%) Relational Database
21 61 (17.53%) ASP.NET
21 61 (17.53%) Finance
22 58 (16.67%) Software Engineering
22 58 (16.67%) Oracle Database
23 54 (15.52%) Jenkins
24 53 (15.23%) Degree
25 50 (14.37%) Internet

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 39 (11.21%) Tomcat
2 35 (10.06%) WebLogic
3 32 (9.20%) Apache
4 28 (8.05%) WebSphere
4 28 (8.05%) Alfresco
5 25 (7.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 16 (4.60%) IIS
7 12 (3.45%) CMS
8 11 (3.16%) SharePoint
9 8 (2.30%) WebSphere Application Server
10 6 (1.72%) ArcGIS
10 6 (1.72%) Drupal
11 5 (1.44%) Jetty
11 5 (1.44%) Joomla!
11 5 (1.44%) Adobe CQ
12 4 (1.15%) Node.js
13 3 (0.86%) SharePoint 2010
13 3 (0.86%) Oracle Coherence
13 3 (0.86%) FileNet
13 3 (0.86%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 23 (6.61%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.30%) Photoshop
2 8 (2.30%) MS Office
3 1 (0.29%) MS Project
3 1 (0.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (2.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (2.01%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (1.15%) SAP HR
3 4 (1.15%) SAP HCM
3 4 (1.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.86%) Magento
5 2 (0.57%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.29%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.29%) FileNet Content Manager
6 1 (0.29%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 20 (5.75%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (3.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (3.16%) Google Compute Engine
4 8 (2.30%) OpenShift
4 8 (2.30%) Heroku
5 5 (1.44%) GitHub
6 4 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.86%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.57%) Route 53
8 2 (0.57%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.29%) SaaS
9 1 (0.29%) PaaS
9 1 (0.29%) Force.com
9 1 (0.29%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 50 (14.37%) Internet
2 23 (6.61%) HTTP
3 6 (1.72%) PuTTY
3 6 (1.72%) DNS
4 4 (1.15%) DHCP
4 4 (1.15%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.86%) Intranet
6 2 (0.57%) Extranet
6 2 (0.57%) LAN
6 2 (0.57%) WAN
6 2 (0.57%) Firewall
6 2 (0.57%) VLAN
7 1 (0.29%) AMQP
7 1 (0.29%) Network Security
7 1 (0.29%) SSL
7 1 (0.29%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (18.68%) SQL Server
2 62 (17.82%) Relational Database
3 58 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 37 (10.63%) RDBMS
5 30 (8.62%) MySQL
6 29 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
7 24 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
7 24 (6.90%) NoSQL
8 23 (6.61%) Oracle ODI
9 13 (3.74%) SQL Server 2005
10 11 (3.16%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (2.01%) Big Data
12 6 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (1.15%) Oracle Database 10g
13 4 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (1.15%) MongoDB
14 3 (0.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 2 (0.57%) DB2
15 2 (0.57%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 54 (15.52%) Jenkins
2 40 (11.49%) Maven
3 39 (11.21%) Selenium
4 29 (8.33%) Subversion
5 27 (7.76%) Git (software)
5 27 (7.76%) Ant
6 26 (7.47%) Visual Studio
7 25 (7.18%) Eclipse
8 20 (5.75%) JUnit
9 16 (4.60%) Team Foundation Server
9 16 (4.60%) Artifactory
10 11 (3.16%) JIRA
11 8 (2.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 7 (2.01%) Dreamweaver
13 6 (1.72%) EasyMock
13 6 (1.72%) WebDriver
13 6 (1.72%) Mercurial
13 6 (1.72%) Cucumber
14 5 (1.44%) Mockito
14 5 (1.44%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 61 (17.53%) Finance
2 22 (6.32%) Retail
3 20 (5.75%) Banking
4 15 (4.31%) Marketing
5 12 (3.45%) Games
6 8 (2.30%) Legal
7 6 (1.72%) Advertising
8 5 (1.44%) Law
9 4 (1.15%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.86%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.57%) Automotive
12 1 (0.29%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.29%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.29%) Front Office
12 1 (0.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 208 (59.77%) Developer
2 79 (22.70%) Java Developer
3 57 (16.38%) Senior Developer
4 45 (12.93%) Software Engineer
5 42 (12.07%) Senior Java Developer
6 41 (11.78%) Web Developer
7 30 (8.62%) Software Developer
8 23 (6.61%) Analyst
9 22 (6.32%) Middleware Specialist
10 17 (4.89%) Architect
11 15 (4.31%) Team Leader
12 12 (3.45%) Technical Team Leader
12 12 (3.45%) Java Team Leader
12 12 (3.45%) .NET Developer
12 12 (3.45%) Consultant
13 10 (2.87%) Programmer
13 10 (2.87%) C# Developer
13 10 (2.87%) Senior Software Engineer
13 10 (2.87%) Java Software Engineer
14 9 (2.59%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (37.93%) HTML
2 121 (34.77%) XML
3 99 (28.45%) .NET
4 98 (28.16%) SOAP
5 97 (27.87%) Spring
6 91 (26.15%) CSS
7 90 (25.86%) jQuery
8 68 (19.54%) Hibernate
8 68 (19.54%) JSON
9 67 (19.25%) RESTful
10 61 (17.53%) ASP.NET
11 43 (12.36%) Ajax
12 42 (12.07%) XSLT
13 40 (11.49%) REST
14 35 (10.06%) J2EE
15 34 (9.77%) HTML5
16 32 (9.20%) Middleware
17 30 (8.62%) Gherkin
18 29 (8.33%) Java EE
19 28 (8.05%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 40 (11.49%) Open Source
2 27 (7.76%) Computer Science
3 19 (5.46%) Enterprise Software
4 15 (4.31%) N-Tier
5 8 (2.30%) iPad
6 7 (2.01%) Clustering
7 5 (1.44%) GIS
7 5 (1.44%) Client/Server
7 5 (1.44%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.15%) NHS
8 4 (1.15%) PKI
8 4 (1.15%) Visualisation
8 4 (1.15%) Social Media
9 3 (0.86%) Mobile Games
9 3 (0.86%) Management Information System
9 3 (0.86%) E-Learning
9 3 (0.86%) Replication
9 3 (0.86%) DTV
10 2 (0.57%) 3D Graphics
10 2 (0.57%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 66 (18.97%) Linux
2 37 (10.63%) Windows
3 26 (7.47%) Android
4 21 (6.03%) Apple iOS
5 19 (5.46%) UNIX
6 11 (3.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (2.59%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (1.72%) CentOS
9 5 (1.44%) Debian
9 5 (1.44%) Windows CE
10 4 (1.15%) Mac OS X
10 4 (1.15%) Fedora
11 2 (0.57%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.29%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.29%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (25.86%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (24.14%) SOA
3 80 (22.99%) OO
4 71 (20.40%) MVC
5 58 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 47 (13.51%) Unit Testing
7 40 (11.49%) Continuous Integration
8 34 (9.77%) Scrum
9 33 (9.48%) BDD
9 33 (9.48%) Automated Testing
10 31 (8.91%) Document Management
10 31 (8.91%) Web Development
11 24 (6.90%) TDD
12 23 (6.61%) Business Analysis
12 23 (6.61%) BPMN
13 22 (6.32%) OOP
14 21 (6.03%) User Acceptance Testing
15 20 (5.75%) E-Commerce
16 16 (4.60%) UML
16 16 (4.60%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 202 (58.05%) Java
2 113 (32.47%) JavaScript
3 105 (30.17%) SQL
4 93 (26.72%) C#
5 45 (12.93%) Python
6 40 (11.49%) PL/SQL
7 23 (6.61%) XQuery
8 21 (6.03%) C++
9 18 (5.17%) Jython
9 18 (5.17%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 17 (4.89%) PHP
10 17 (4.89%) VB.NET
11 10 (2.87%) Perl
11 10 (2.87%) Ruby
12 7 (2.01%) Scala
12 7 (2.01%) XPath
13 6 (1.72%) C
14 5 (1.44%) Groovy
15 4 (1.15%) SAPscript
15 4 (1.15%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 53 (15.23%) Degree
2 8 (2.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.44%) ISEB
4 4 (1.15%) GIAC
5 2 (0.57%) OCP
5 2 (0.57%) OCA
5 2 (0.57%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.29%) HNC
6 1 (0.29%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.16%) QA
2 5 (1.44%) ISO 9001
2 5 (1.44%) SLA
3 2 (0.57%) HL7
4 1 (0.29%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.29%) COBIT
System Software
1 8 (2.30%) Docker
2 5 (1.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.15%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 23 (6.61%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 18 (5.17%) Oracle Identity Management
3 11 (3.16%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (2.87%) CFEngine
4 10 (2.87%) Puppet
5 2 (0.57%) CA LISA
5 2 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.29%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 100 (28.74%) Oracle
2 66 (18.97%) Microsoft
3 45 (12.93%) JBoss
4 15 (4.31%) Google
5 13 (3.74%) Sybase
6 10 (2.87%) Adobe
7 9 (2.59%) IBM
8 6 (1.72%) VMware
9 5 (1.44%) Red Gate
9 5 (1.44%) Reuters
9 5 (1.44%) Facebook
10 4 (1.15%) Twitter
10 4 (1.15%) Red Hat
10 4 (1.15%) Dell
10 4 (1.15%) SAP
10 4 (1.15%) Typemock
11 3 (0.86%) Zend
12 2 (0.57%) Green Hat
12 2 (0.57%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (0.57%) TIBCO
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