The table below looks at the statistics for WSE skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSE over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services Enhancements (WSE)
Rank 435 424 446
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +22
Permanent jobs citing WSE 8 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.036% 0.034% 0.004%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.10% 0.089% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 1
Average salary £34,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.44% -5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £29,500 £32,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-9.23% -31.57%
WSE
England

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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7953 7884 8910
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 36.15% 37.94% 39.54%
Number of salaries quoted 6749 6994 7910
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WSE
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

WSE Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

WSE
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WSE across the South East region.

WSE Salary Trend in the South East

WSE
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WSE across the South East region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

WSE Salary Histogram in the South East

WSE
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSE within the South East region over the 3 months to 18 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
Kent - 8 £34,000 -
WSE
England

WSE
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing WSE 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 WSE.

1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
2 8 (72.73%) CCNA
2 8 (72.73%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) CCSA
2 8 (72.73%) JNCIA
3 3 (27.27%) OO
3 3 (27.27%) C#
3 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 3 (27.27%) .NET
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
3 3 (27.27%) Web Services
3 3 (27.27%) WCF
3 3 (27.27%) jQuery
4 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (18.18%) MSTest
4 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (18.18%) Refactoring
4 2 (18.18%) Subversion
4 2 (18.18%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
5 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 1 (9.09%) Ajax
5 1 (9.09%) JSON

WSE
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing WSE 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 WSE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (18.18%) MSTest
1 2 (18.18%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) 3rd Line Support
1 4 (36.36%) Escalation Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) C# Developer
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Web Developer
3 2 (18.18%) C# Web Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Web Developer
3 2 (18.18%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
1 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
1 3 (27.27%) Web Services
1 3 (27.27%) WCF
1 3 (27.27%) jQuery
2 1 (9.09%) Ajax
2 1 (9.09%) JSON
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) OO
2 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (18.18%) Refactoring
3 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) C#
1 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) CCNA
1 8 (72.73%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (72.73%) CCSA
1 8 (72.73%) JNCIA
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft