The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT jobs advertised for the St Albans region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 25 32 18
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -14
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 19 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 13.67% 8.84% 4.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.45% 14.94% 19.05%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 4
Average salary £57,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.77% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
Web Services
Hertfordshire

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 St Albans region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
103 87 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 74.10% 59.18% 23.33%
Number of salaries quoted 98 82 19
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

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

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

Web Services
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

Web Services Salary Trend in St Albans

Web Services
Salary Histogram in St Albans

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Web Services across the St Albans region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Web Services Salary Histogram in St Albans

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 41 (78.85%) JavaScript
2 40 (76.92%) MVC
3 34 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (63.46%) ASP.NET MVC
4 33 (63.46%) C#
4 33 (63.46%) HTML
4 33 (63.46%) .NET
4 33 (63.46%) ASP.NET
5 32 (61.54%) CSS
5 32 (61.54%) jQuery
6 31 (59.62%) WCF
6 31 (59.62%) ASP.NET Web API
7 30 (57.69%) TDD
8 27 (51.92%) Ajax
8 27 (51.92%) Web Development
8 27 (51.92%) Open Source
8 27 (51.92%) Scrum
9 26 (50.00%) SQL
9 26 (50.00%) MS Excel
9 26 (50.00%) OOD
9 26 (50.00%) SOA
9 26 (50.00%) Microsoft
9 26 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
9 26 (50.00%) HTML5
9 26 (50.00%) Multithreading
9 26 (50.00%) TeamCity
9 26 (50.00%) NUnit
9 26 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 26 (50.00%) Mobile Development
9 26 (50.00%) CSS3

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 4 (7.69%) JBoss
1 4 (7.69%) WebLogic
1 4 (7.69%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.85%) IIS
3 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 26 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.77%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (5.77%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) Bluetooth
1 1 (1.92%) DLNA
1 1 (1.92%) UPnP
1 1 (1.92%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (1.92%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (23.08%) Redis
2 6 (11.54%) MySQL
3 5 (9.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (5.77%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 26 (50.00%) NUnit
1 26 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 23 (44.23%) Selenium
3 22 (42.31%) Moq
3 22 (42.31%) Rhino Mocks
4 15 (28.85%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (11.54%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.92%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.92%) JMeter
6 1 (1.92%) JUnit
6 1 (1.92%) Maven
6 1 (1.92%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.92%) PHPUnit
General
1 7 (13.46%) Banking
2 5 (9.62%) Finance
3 3 (5.77%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (86.54%) Developer
2 33 (63.46%) .NET Developer
3 31 (59.62%) C# .NET Developer
3 31 (59.62%) C# Developer
4 26 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 26 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 26 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 21 (40.38%) Senior Developer
6 19 (36.54%) Senior .NET Developer
6 19 (36.54%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 19 (36.54%) Senior C# Developer
7 15 (28.85%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 15 (28.85%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 15 (28.85%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
8 12 (23.08%) Web Developer
9 11 (21.15%) .NET Web Developer
9 11 (21.15%) C# Web Developer
10 10 (19.23%) .NET Software Developer
10 10 (19.23%) C# Software Developer
10 10 (19.23%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (63.46%) .NET
1 33 (63.46%) ASP.NET
1 33 (63.46%) ASP.NET MVC
1 33 (63.46%) HTML
2 32 (61.54%) CSS
2 32 (61.54%) jQuery
3 31 (59.62%) ASP.NET Web API
3 31 (59.62%) WCF
4 27 (51.92%) Ajax
5 26 (50.00%) AngularJS
5 26 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 26 (50.00%) CSS3
5 26 (50.00%) HTML5
5 26 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
5 26 (50.00%) WebSockets
6 22 (42.31%) XML
6 22 (42.31%) ZeroMQ
7 19 (36.54%) XSLT
8 12 (23.08%) SOAP
9 10 (19.23%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.08%) Mathematics
2 4 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.77%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.92%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 10 (19.23%) Windows
2 3 (5.77%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (76.92%) MVC
2 34 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (57.69%) TDD
4 27 (51.92%) Open Source
4 27 (51.92%) Scrum
4 27 (51.92%) Web Development
5 26 (50.00%) Low Latency
5 26 (50.00%) Mobile Development
5 26 (50.00%) Multithreading
5 26 (50.00%) OOD
5 26 (50.00%) SOA
6 15 (28.85%) Pair Programming
7 12 (23.08%) CQRS
8 10 (19.23%) Software Engineering
9 8 (15.38%) Front End Development
10 5 (9.62%) Release Management
11 4 (7.69%) BDD
12 3 (5.77%) Analytics
12 3 (5.77%) iOS Development
12 3 (5.77%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 41 (78.85%) JavaScript
2 33 (63.46%) C#
3 26 (50.00%) SQL
4 25 (48.08%) Objective-C
5 13 (25.00%) PL/SQL
6 12 (23.08%) PHP
7 7 (13.46%) Java
7 7 (13.46%) T-SQL
8 5 (9.62%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (23.08%) Degree
Vendors
1 26 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 21 (40.38%) Oracle
3 3 (5.77%) Adobe