The first table below looks at the demand for Web Services skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stafford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 28 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 Stafford region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 14 - 14
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 10.42% - 2.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.13% - 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 1
Average salary £29,000 - £26,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Stafford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
31 10 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stafford 64.58% 35.71% 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 30 8 15
Average salary £29,000 £30,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% -40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,300 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Web Services
Staffordshire

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Stafford

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

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Stafford

Web Services
Salary Trend in Stafford

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

Web Services Salary Trend in Stafford

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stafford

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Stafford 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 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) .NET
3 5 (71.43%) UML
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (71.43%) QA
3 5 (71.43%) WCF
3 5 (71.43%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (71.43%) Usability Testing
3 5 (71.43%) Test Scripting
3 5 (71.43%) Manual Testing
3 5 (71.43%) Business Analysis
3 5 (71.43%) Requirements Analysis
3 5 (71.43%) MSTest
3 5 (71.43%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (28.57%) SaaS
4 2 (28.57%) Talend
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (28.57%) ETL
4 2 (28.57%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (28.57%) Ubuntu
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (28.57%) VLAN
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 2 (28.57%) Debian
4 2 (28.57%) PostgreSQL

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Stafford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Stafford 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 1 (14.29%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MSTest
1 5 (71.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (28.57%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Automotive
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Tester
1 5 (71.43%) Software Tester
2 2 (28.57%) Junior DBA
2 2 (28.57%) Junior
2 2 (28.57%) DBA
3 1 (14.29%) Database Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Junior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) WCF
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Ubuntu
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) Debian
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) UML
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) User Acceptance Testing
1 5 (71.43%) Usability Testing
1 5 (71.43%) Test Scripting
1 5 (71.43%) Manual Testing
1 5 (71.43%) Business Analysis
1 5 (71.43%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (28.57%) ETL
3 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) QA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Talend