The first table below looks at the demand for Web Services skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales 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 South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 26 30 14
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -16
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 83 59 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 7.45% 5.40% 12.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.78% 14.15% 30.61%
Number of salaries quoted 68 54 95
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,550 £26,493 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
381 417 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 34.20% 38.19% 40.05%
Number of salaries quoted 347 374 304
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,433 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Web Services
Wales

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Web Services
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Web Services Salary Trend in South Wales

Web Services
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Web Services across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Web Services Salary Histogram in South Wales

Web Services
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the South Wales 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
Cardiff +12 64 £34,000 -9.33% 7
Caerphilly - 12 £35,000 - 1
Newport -1 6 £38,750 +29.16% 2
Torfaen - 1 - -
Web Services
Wales

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 93 (58.49%) XML
2 83 (52.20%) Java
3 59 (37.11%) Scrum
4 57 (35.85%) HTML
5 54 (33.96%) Agile Software Development
6 52 (32.70%) SQL
7 51 (32.08%) Unit Testing
8 50 (31.45%) JavaScript
9 49 (30.82%) SOAP
10 46 (28.93%) Hibernate
10 46 (28.93%) J2EE
11 45 (28.30%) Degree
12 44 (27.67%) Spring
13 41 (25.79%) Microsoft
14 40 (25.16%) TDD
15 38 (23.90%) .NET
16 37 (23.27%) MVC
17 36 (22.64%) SQL Server
18 35 (22.01%) Finance
18 35 (22.01%) Banking
19 34 (21.38%) Maven
19 34 (21.38%) Telecoms
20 33 (20.75%) SOA
21 32 (20.13%) OO
21 32 (20.13%) CSS
22 30 (18.87%) C#
23 26 (16.35%) ASP.NET
23 26 (16.35%) Struts
23 26 (16.35%) Groovy
24 25 (15.72%) Continuous Integration

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 16 (10.06%) Confluence
2 13 (8.18%) Tomcat
3 12 (7.55%) FileNet
4 11 (6.92%) LiveCycle
5 8 (5.03%) IIS
6 6 (3.77%) WebSphere
6 6 (3.77%) ColdFusion
7 4 (2.52%) Apache
7 4 (2.52%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (1.26%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.26%) Lync
9 1 (0.63%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.63%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.63%) WebLogic
Applications
1 16 (10.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.63%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.52%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.63%) SaaS
2 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.03%) Internet
2 3 (1.89%) HTTP
3 2 (1.26%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.26%) SSL
3 2 (1.26%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (22.64%) SQL Server
2 18 (11.32%) MongoDB
3 17 (10.69%) Apache Cassandra
3 17 (10.69%) NoSQL
4 15 (9.43%) Relational Database
5 10 (6.29%) MySQL
5 10 (6.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (3.14%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (2.52%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.89%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.63%) Jackrabbit
9 1 (0.63%) DB2
9 1 (0.63%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 34 (21.38%) Maven
2 24 (15.09%) Jenkins
3 22 (13.84%) Subversion
4 21 (13.21%) JIRA
5 18 (11.32%) Hudson
6 16 (10.06%) Selenium
7 15 (9.43%) JUnit
7 15 (9.43%) SoapUI
8 12 (7.55%) JBehave
8 12 (7.55%) WebDriver
8 12 (7.55%) Calabash
8 12 (7.55%) Ant
9 10 (6.29%) eggPlant
9 10 (6.29%) Cucumber
10 9 (5.66%) Robotium
11 8 (5.03%) Git (software)
11 8 (5.03%) Team Foundation Server
12 7 (4.40%) Apache Ivy
12 7 (4.40%) CruiseControl
13 6 (3.77%) PowerBuilder
General
1 35 (22.01%) Finance
1 35 (22.01%) Banking
2 34 (21.38%) Telecoms
3 19 (11.95%) Billing
4 5 (3.14%) Advertising
5 3 (1.89%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 86 (54.09%) Developer
2 48 (30.19%) Analyst
3 33 (20.75%) Java Developer
4 29 (18.24%) Programmer
5 28 (17.61%) Senior Analyst
6 20 (12.58%) Senior Developer
7 19 (11.95%) .NET Developer
8 16 (10.06%) Senior Analyst Programmer
8 16 (10.06%) Analyst Programmer
8 16 (10.06%) Senior Programmer
9 14 (8.81%) Web Developer
10 13 (8.18%) ASP.NET Developer
11 11 (6.92%) Software Developer
12 10 (6.29%) Software Engineer
12 10 (6.29%) Java Programmer
12 10 (6.29%) Senior Java Developer
13 9 (5.66%) Developer Analyst
13 9 (5.66%) Java Consultant
13 9 (5.66%) Test Engineer
13 9 (5.66%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (58.49%) XML
2 57 (35.85%) HTML
3 49 (30.82%) SOAP
4 46 (28.93%) J2EE
4 46 (28.93%) Hibernate
5 44 (27.67%) Spring
6 38 (23.90%) .NET
7 32 (20.13%) CSS
8 26 (16.35%) ASP.NET
8 26 (16.35%) Struts
9 18 (11.32%) Java EE
9 18 (11.32%) XSLT
10 17 (10.69%) jQuery
11 16 (10.06%) REST
11 16 (10.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 15 (9.43%) .NET Framework
12 15 (9.43%) JSF
13 14 (8.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 14 (8.81%) JPA
14 10 (6.29%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 19 (11.95%) Open Source
2 14 (8.81%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (6.92%) Mobile App
3 11 (6.92%) Blackberry
4 6 (3.77%) RIA
5 5 (3.14%) Mobile Payment
5 5 (3.14%) N-Tier
6 4 (2.52%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.89%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.63%) Blog
8 1 (0.63%) W3C
8 1 (0.63%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.63%) Replication
8 1 (0.63%) Web 2.0
8 1 (0.63%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.63%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.63%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 18 (11.32%) Windows
2 15 (9.43%) Linux
3 14 (8.81%) UNIX
4 11 (6.92%) Android
4 11 (6.92%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.89%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (37.11%) Scrum
2 54 (33.96%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (32.08%) Unit Testing
4 40 (25.16%) TDD
5 37 (23.27%) MVC
6 33 (20.75%) SOA
7 32 (20.13%) OO
8 25 (15.72%) Software Engineering
8 25 (15.72%) Continuous Integration
9 22 (13.84%) UML
10 21 (13.21%) Web Development
10 21 (13.21%) BDD
11 18 (11.32%) DevOps
11 18 (11.32%) Release Management
11 18 (11.32%) RUP
11 18 (11.32%) DSDM
11 18 (11.32%) Configuration Management
12 17 (10.69%) Pair Programming
12 17 (10.69%) Continuous Improvement
12 17 (10.69%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 83 (52.20%) Java
2 52 (32.70%) SQL
3 50 (31.45%) JavaScript
4 30 (18.87%) C#
5 26 (16.35%) Groovy
6 17 (10.69%) Scala
7 16 (10.06%) Clojure
8 15 (9.43%) VB.NET
9 13 (8.18%) C++
10 12 (7.55%) RPG/400
10 12 (7.55%) RPG IV
10 12 (7.55%) RPG
11 9 (5.66%) T-SQL
12 5 (3.14%) C
13 4 (2.52%) PHP
13 4 (2.52%) VB
14 3 (1.89%) PHP5
15 2 (1.26%) XPath
15 2 (1.26%) VC++
15 2 (1.26%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 45 (28.30%) Degree
2 5 (3.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.89%) RHCE
3 3 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (1.26%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.26%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.63%) ISO 8583
1 1 (0.63%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (3.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 41 (25.79%) Microsoft
2 25 (15.72%) Oracle
3 17 (10.69%) IBM
4 16 (10.06%) Twitter
4 16 (10.06%) Guidewire
5 11 (6.92%) Adobe
6 5 (3.14%) SAP
7 4 (2.52%) HP
7 4 (2.52%) VMware
8 3 (1.89%) Informatica
8 3 (1.89%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.89%) JBoss
9 2 (1.26%) Zend
10 1 (0.63%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.63%) Akamai
10 1 (0.63%) Sybase
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