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 29 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 26 33 17
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -16
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 85 58 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 7.44% 5.26% 11.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.57% 13.71% 30.34%
Number of salaries quoted 69 52 92
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £26,348 £32,050
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £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
394 423 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 34.47% 38.38% 39.06%
Number of salaries quoted 358 378 299
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,350 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
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 29 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 29 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 +10 66 £33,750 -10.00% 5
Caerphilly - 12 £35,000 -
Newport -4 6 £38,750 +29.16% 1
Torfaen - 1 - -
Web Services
Wales

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 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 95 (59.75%) XML
2 82 (51.57%) Java
3 59 (37.11%) HTML
4 57 (35.85%) Scrum
5 54 (33.96%) SQL
6 52 (32.70%) JavaScript
6 52 (32.70%) Agile Software Development
7 51 (32.08%) Unit Testing
8 49 (30.82%) SOAP
9 45 (28.30%) Hibernate
9 45 (28.30%) J2EE
9 45 (28.30%) Degree
10 42 (26.42%) Spring
11 41 (25.79%) Microsoft
12 40 (25.16%) TDD
13 39 (24.53%) .NET
14 36 (22.64%) SQL Server
14 36 (22.64%) Finance
15 35 (22.01%) MVC
16 34 (21.38%) Telecoms
16 34 (21.38%) Banking
17 33 (20.75%) Maven
17 33 (20.75%) CSS
18 32 (20.13%) SOA
19 31 (19.50%) OO
20 29 (18.24%) C#
21 27 (16.98%) ASP.NET
22 26 (16.35%) Groovy
23 25 (15.72%) Continuous Integration
23 25 (15.72%) Software Engineering

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 12 (7.55%) Tomcat
2 12 (7.55%) FileNet
3 11 (6.92%) LiveCycle
4 7 (4.40%) IIS
5 6 (3.77%) WebSphere
5 6 (3.77%) ColdFusion
6 4 (2.52%) Apache
6 4 (2.52%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (1.26%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.26%) Lync
8 1 (0.63%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.63%) MS Exchange
8 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 7 (4.40%) 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 11 (6.92%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (5.66%) MySQL
7 6 (3.77%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (2.52%) Oracle Database
9 3 (1.89%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.63%) Jackrabbit
10 1 (0.63%) DB2
10 1 (0.63%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 33 (20.75%) 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
9 11 (6.92%) Ant
10 10 (6.29%) eggPlant
10 10 (6.29%) Cucumber
11 9 (5.66%) Robotium
12 8 (5.03%) Git (software)
12 8 (5.03%) Team Foundation Server
13 7 (4.40%) PowerBuilder
13 7 (4.40%) Visual Studio
13 7 (4.40%) CruiseControl
General
1 36 (22.64%) Finance
2 34 (21.38%) Telecoms
2 34 (21.38%) Banking
3 19 (11.95%) Billing
4 5 (3.14%) Advertising
5 3 (1.89%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 87 (54.72%) Developer
2 48 (30.19%) Analyst
3 31 (19.50%) Java Developer
4 29 (18.24%) Programmer
5 28 (17.61%) Senior Analyst
6 21 (13.21%) .NET Developer
7 20 (12.58%) Senior Developer
8 16 (10.06%) Analyst Programmer
8 16 (10.06%) Senior Analyst Programmer
8 16 (10.06%) Senior Programmer
9 15 (9.43%) ASP.NET Developer
10 14 (8.81%) Web 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 95 (59.75%) XML
2 59 (37.11%) HTML
3 49 (30.82%) SOAP
4 45 (28.30%) J2EE
4 45 (28.30%) Hibernate
5 42 (26.42%) Spring
6 39 (24.53%) .NET
7 33 (20.75%) CSS
8 27 (16.98%) ASP.NET
9 25 (15.72%) Struts
10 19 (11.95%) jQuery
11 17 (10.69%) Java EE
11 17 (10.69%) XSLT
12 16 (10.06%) REST
12 16 (10.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 15 (9.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 15 (9.43%) JSF
14 14 (8.81%) .NET Framework
15 13 (8.18%) JPA
16 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 5 (3.14%) N-Tier
4 5 (3.14%) Mobile Payment
4 5 (3.14%) RIA
5 4 (2.52%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.89%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.63%) Blog
7 1 (0.63%) W3C
7 1 (0.63%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.63%) Replication
7 1 (0.63%) Web 2.0
7 1 (0.63%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.63%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.63%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 18 (11.32%) Windows
2 15 (9.43%) UNIX
3 14 (8.81%) Linux
4 11 (6.92%) Android
4 11 (6.92%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.89%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (35.85%) Scrum
2 52 (32.70%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (32.08%) Unit Testing
4 40 (25.16%) TDD
5 35 (22.01%) MVC
6 32 (20.13%) SOA
7 31 (19.50%) OO
8 25 (15.72%) Software Engineering
8 25 (15.72%) Continuous Integration
9 23 (14.47%) UML
10 22 (13.84%) Web Development
11 21 (13.21%) BDD
12 18 (11.32%) DevOps
12 18 (11.32%) Release Management
12 18 (11.32%) RUP
12 18 (11.32%) DSDM
12 18 (11.32%) Configuration Management
13 17 (10.69%) Pair Programming
13 17 (10.69%) Continuous Improvement
13 17 (10.69%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 82 (51.57%) Java
2 54 (33.96%) SQL
3 52 (32.70%) JavaScript
4 29 (18.24%) C#
5 26 (16.35%) Groovy
6 17 (10.69%) Scala
7 16 (10.06%) Clojure
7 16 (10.06%) VB.NET
8 14 (8.81%) C++
9 12 (7.55%) RPG/400
9 12 (7.55%) RPG IV
9 12 (7.55%) RPG
10 10 (6.29%) T-SQL
11 5 (3.14%) C
12 4 (2.52%) PHP
12 4 (2.52%) VB
13 3 (1.89%) PHP5
14 2 (1.26%) XPath
14 2 (1.26%) VC++
14 2 (1.26%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 45 (28.30%) Degree
2 4 (2.52%) 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 6 (3.77%) 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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Posted: 16 hours ago
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