The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 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 Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 36 46 34
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -12
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 206 141 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 5.62% 4.31% 5.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.06% 11.32% 14.25%
Number of salaries quoted 143 86 124
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £31,650
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,400 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1465 1246 1200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 39.94% 38.05% 37.45%
Number of salaries quoted 984 858 871
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 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 23 July 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 23 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
Edinburgh +12 99 £41,500 +10.66% 3
Glasgow -4 77 £37,500 -6.25% 8
West Lothian +17 9 £29,000 - 1
Aberdeen +11 9 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Stirling - 9 £45,000 -
Fife +1 4 £31,500 +26.00%
Dundee -1 4 £30,000 -3.22% 1
North Lanarkshire - 1 £45,000 -
Renfrewshire - 1 £37,500 -
Web Services
UK

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 220 (59.30%) Java
2 145 (39.08%) HTML
3 129 (34.77%) JavaScript
4 128 (34.50%) XML
5 120 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
6 112 (30.19%) Spring
7 107 (28.84%) SQL
8 105 (28.30%) CSS
9 101 (27.22%) SOA
10 100 (26.95%) jQuery
11 98 (26.42%) Oracle
12 97 (26.15%) .NET
13 92 (24.80%) JSON
14 89 (23.99%) RESTful
14 89 (23.99%) Hibernate
15 88 (23.72%) C#
16 83 (22.37%) SOAP
17 75 (20.22%) OO
18 74 (19.95%) MVC
19 73 (19.68%) Jenkins
20 67 (18.06%) JBoss
21 66 (17.79%) Linux
21 66 (17.79%) Microsoft
22 65 (17.52%) Continuous Integration
22 65 (17.52%) Open Source
23 64 (17.25%) Unit Testing
24 63 (16.98%) Scrum
24 63 (16.98%) Finance
25 62 (16.71%) SQL Server
25 62 (16.71%) ASP.NET

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 42 (11.32%) Alfresco
2 41 (11.05%) WebLogic
3 29 (7.82%) Tomcat
4 28 (7.55%) Apache
5 24 (6.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 17 (4.58%) WebSphere
7 14 (3.77%) IIS
8 13 (3.50%) CMS
9 9 (2.43%) SharePoint
10 8 (2.16%) Node.js
11 5 (1.35%) Adobe CQ
11 5 (1.35%) Jetty
11 5 (1.35%) Drupal
12 4 (1.08%) Joomla!
12 4 (1.08%) ArcGIS
13 3 (0.81%) Oracle Coherence
14 2 (0.54%) ColdFusion
14 2 (0.54%) WebSphere Application Server
14 2 (0.54%) ColdFusion MX
14 2 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 25 (6.74%) MS Excel
2 13 (3.50%) Photoshop
3 8 (2.16%) GIMP
4 6 (1.62%) MS Office
5 1 (0.27%) MS Project
5 1 (0.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (2.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.89%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (1.08%) SAP HCM
3 4 (1.08%) SAP HR
3 4 (1.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.54%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (0.54%) Magento
5 1 (0.27%) PeopleSoft Financials
5 1 (0.27%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 17 (4.58%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (2.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.89%) OpenShift
3 7 (1.89%) Google Compute Engine
3 7 (1.89%) Heroku
4 5 (1.35%) GitHub
5 4 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.81%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.54%) Force.com
7 2 (0.54%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (0.54%) Route 53
8 1 (0.27%) SaaS
8 1 (0.27%) PaaS
8 1 (0.27%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 48 (12.94%) Internet
2 16 (4.31%) HTTP
3 8 (2.16%) LDAP
4 6 (1.62%) TCP/IP
4 6 (1.62%) DNS
4 6 (1.62%) PuTTY
5 5 (1.35%) Intranet
6 4 (1.08%) DHCP
7 2 (0.54%) SAN
7 2 (0.54%) Extranet
8 1 (0.27%) Firewall
8 1 (0.27%) Network Security
8 1 (0.27%) AMQP
8 1 (0.27%) VoIP
8 1 (0.27%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.27%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (16.71%) SQL Server
2 56 (15.09%) Oracle Database
3 53 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 33 (8.89%) RDBMS
5 28 (7.55%) MySQL
5 28 (7.55%) Oracle Database 11g
6 23 (6.20%) SQL Server 2008
6 23 (6.20%) Oracle ODI
7 21 (5.66%) NoSQL
8 18 (4.85%) Big Data
9 15 (4.04%) SQL Server 2005
10 12 (3.23%) MongoDB
11 8 (2.16%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (1.62%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
14 3 (0.81%) Oracle Database 10g
14 3 (0.81%) Oracle9i Database
15 2 (0.54%) SQLite
15 2 (0.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 73 (19.68%) Jenkins
2 57 (15.36%) Maven
3 53 (14.29%) Selenium
4 35 (9.43%) Ant
5 34 (9.16%) Artifactory
6 28 (7.55%) Git (software)
7 27 (7.28%) Subversion
8 24 (6.47%) Eclipse
9 23 (6.20%) Visual Studio
10 15 (4.04%) Team Foundation Server
10 15 (4.04%) JIRA
11 12 (3.23%) JUnit
12 7 (1.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 6 (1.62%) EasyMock
13 6 (1.62%) Cucumber
13 6 (1.62%) Mercurial
13 6 (1.62%) WebDriver
14 5 (1.35%) MSBuild
14 5 (1.35%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
14 5 (1.35%) InstallShield
General
1 63 (16.98%) Finance
2 18 (4.85%) Banking
3 15 (4.04%) Retail
3 15 (4.04%) Games
4 14 (3.77%) Marketing
5 7 (1.89%) Legal
6 6 (1.62%) Advertising
7 5 (1.35%) Law
8 4 (1.08%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.54%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.54%) Automotive
9 2 (0.54%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.54%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.27%) Front Office
10 1 (0.27%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 229 (61.73%) Developer
2 99 (26.68%) Java Developer
3 67 (18.06%) Senior Developer
4 52 (14.02%) Senior Java Developer
5 51 (13.75%) Software Engineer
6 33 (8.89%) Software Developer
7 30 (8.09%) Web Developer
8 29 (7.82%) Analyst
9 22 (5.93%) Middleware Specialist
10 17 (4.58%) Programmer
11 14 (3.77%) Team Leader
12 13 (3.50%) .NET Developer
12 13 (3.50%) Test Analyst
13 12 (3.23%) Architect
13 12 (3.23%) Java Software Engineer
13 12 (3.23%) Java Team Leader
13 12 (3.23%) Technical Team Leader
14 11 (2.96%) Senior Software Engineer
15 10 (2.70%) Consultant
16 9 (2.43%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (39.08%) HTML
2 128 (34.50%) XML
3 112 (30.19%) Spring
4 105 (28.30%) CSS
5 100 (26.95%) jQuery
6 97 (26.15%) .NET
7 92 (24.80%) JSON
8 89 (23.99%) Hibernate
8 89 (23.99%) RESTful
9 83 (22.37%) SOAP
10 62 (16.71%) ASP.NET
11 50 (13.48%) Ajax
11 50 (13.48%) Gherkin
12 44 (11.86%) HTML5
12 44 (11.86%) J2EE
13 43 (11.59%) XSLT
14 33 (8.89%) XHTML
15 30 (8.09%) Middleware
16 29 (7.82%) Spring Security
17 28 (7.55%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 65 (17.52%) Open Source
2 23 (6.20%) Computer Science
3 22 (5.93%) Enterprise Software
4 16 (4.31%) N-Tier
5 12 (3.23%) PKI
6 11 (2.96%) GIS
7 10 (2.70%) Management Information System
7 10 (2.70%) iPad
8 9 (2.43%) Clustering
9 7 (1.89%) Mobile App
10 4 (1.08%) Inversion of Control
10 4 (1.08%) Social Media
10 4 (1.08%) iPhone
10 4 (1.08%) Visualisation
11 3 (0.81%) Mathematics
11 3 (0.81%) E-Learning
11 3 (0.81%) Mobile Games
11 3 (0.81%) Replication
11 3 (0.81%) Client/Server
11 3 (0.81%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 66 (17.79%) Linux
2 38 (10.24%) Windows
3 27 (7.28%) UNIX
4 23 (6.20%) Android
5 21 (5.66%) Apple iOS
6 8 (2.16%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (1.35%) Debian
8 5 (1.35%) Mac OS X
9 4 (1.08%) Windows CE
10 3 (0.81%) Solaris
11 2 (0.54%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.54%) CentOS
12 1 (0.27%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.27%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.27%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.27%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (27.22%) SOA
3 75 (20.22%) OO
4 74 (19.95%) MVC
5 65 (17.52%) Continuous Integration
6 64 (17.25%) Unit Testing
7 63 (16.98%) Scrum
8 59 (15.90%) Software Engineering
9 53 (14.29%) BDD
10 50 (13.48%) Document Management
11 40 (10.78%) User Acceptance Testing
12 31 (8.36%) Automated Testing
13 30 (8.09%) TDD
14 28 (7.55%) Web Development
15 26 (7.01%) Performance Tuning
16 25 (6.74%) OOP
17 23 (6.20%) Business Analysis
17 23 (6.20%) BPMN
18 18 (4.85%) Multithreading
19 17 (4.58%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 220 (59.30%) Java
2 129 (34.77%) JavaScript
3 107 (28.84%) SQL
4 88 (23.72%) C#
5 51 (13.75%) Python
6 45 (12.13%) PL/SQL
7 23 (6.20%) XQuery
8 21 (5.66%) C++
9 18 (4.85%) PHP
9 18 (4.85%) VB.NET
9 18 (4.85%) Ruby
9 18 (4.85%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 17 (4.58%) Jython
11 12 (3.23%) Shell Script
12 10 (2.70%) Scala
12 10 (2.70%) Perl
13 8 (2.16%) Groovy
14 7 (1.89%) XPath
14 7 (1.89%) C
15 5 (1.35%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 51 (13.75%) Degree
2 8 (2.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (1.62%) ISTQB
3 6 (1.62%) ISEB
4 3 (0.81%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (0.54%) OCP
5 2 (0.54%) OCA
6 1 (0.27%) HNC
6 1 (0.27%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.96%) QA
2 5 (1.35%) ISO 9001
2 5 (1.35%) SLA
3 3 (0.81%) HL7
System Software
1 8 (2.16%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.89%) Docker
3 5 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.81%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.54%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 23 (6.20%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 18 (4.85%) Oracle Identity Management
3 7 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (1.62%) Puppet
4 6 (1.62%) CFEngine
5 5 (1.35%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.54%) CA LISA
6 2 (0.54%) Legato
6 2 (0.54%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (0.54%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.54%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (0.54%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (0.27%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (0.27%) OpenView
Vendors
1 98 (26.42%) Oracle
2 67 (18.06%) JBoss
3 66 (17.79%) Microsoft
4 19 (5.12%) Adobe
5 13 (3.50%) Sybase
6 11 (2.96%) Google
7 8 (2.16%) Red Hat
8 6 (1.62%) HP
8 6 (1.62%) IBM
8 6 (1.62%) VMware
9 5 (1.35%) Facebook
9 5 (1.35%) Reuters
10 4 (1.08%) SAP
11 3 (0.81%) Apple
11 3 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (0.81%) Twitter
11 3 (0.81%) Zend
11 3 (0.81%) Typemock
11 3 (0.81%) Red Gate
12 2 (0.54%) Greenplum
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Aston Carter
Salary: £39000 - £55000 per annum + c.10% bonus, unrivalled pension & ben
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Salary: £24000 - £29500 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Salary: £40000 - £59999 per annum + Relocation package available
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, United Kingdom
EMIS
Salary: up to £35,000 pa
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cloudreach
Salary: Competitive + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Livingston
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Aberdeen
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits, bonus
Posted: 15 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago