The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 27 23 20
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 2 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 1.36% 5.96% 8.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.67% 16.36% 16.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 13
Average salary £52,000 £40,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -23.80%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
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 Stevenage region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
30 55 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 20.41% 36.42% 50.33%
Number of salaries quoted 25 46 75
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £64,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

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

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

Web Services
Salary Trend in Stevenage

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

Web Services Salary Trend in Stevenage

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 13 (81.25%) MVC
2 11 (68.75%) HTML
2 11 (68.75%) .NET
3 10 (62.50%) C#
3 10 (62.50%) Java
4 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
4 9 (56.25%) MySQL
4 9 (56.25%) CSS
4 9 (56.25%) UML
4 9 (56.25%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (56.25%) Ruby
4 9 (56.25%) Ajax
4 9 (56.25%) TDD
4 9 (56.25%) Selenium
4 9 (56.25%) RSpec
4 9 (56.25%) HTML5
4 9 (56.25%) Cucumber
5 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
5 8 (50.00%) Python
5 8 (50.00%) OO
5 8 (50.00%) PHP
6 6 (37.50%) Subversion
6 6 (37.50%) Software Engineering
6 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
7 5 (31.25%) MVVM
7 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (31.25%) CakePHP
7 5 (31.25%) .NET Framework
7 5 (31.25%) PRINCE

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) MySQL
1 9 (56.25%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 9 (56.25%) Selenium
1 9 (56.25%) RSpec
1 9 (56.25%) Cucumber
2 6 (37.50%) Subversion
2 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Web Developer
3 6 (37.50%) Senior Software Engineer
3 6 (37.50%) Senior Web Developer
3 6 (37.50%) Software Engineer
3 6 (37.50%) Senior Developer
3 6 (37.50%) Web Engineer
3 6 (37.50%) Senior Web Engineer
4 5 (31.25%) Development Manager
5 3 (18.75%) Ruby Developer
6 2 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) HTML
1 11 (68.75%) .NET
2 9 (56.25%) CSS
2 9 (56.25%) Ajax
2 9 (56.25%) HTML5
3 8 (50.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (31.25%) CakePHP
4 5 (31.25%) .NET Framework
4 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET
4 5 (31.25%) XML
5 2 (12.50%) REST
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle ADF
5 2 (12.50%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) MVC
2 9 (56.25%) UML
2 9 (56.25%) TDD
3 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (50.00%) OO
4 6 (37.50%) Software Engineering
5 5 (31.25%) MVVM
5 5 (31.25%) PRINCE
5 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
5 5 (31.25%) SOA
5 5 (31.25%) ITIL
5 5 (31.25%) PRINCE2
6 4 (25.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) C#
1 10 (62.50%) Java
2 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
2 9 (56.25%) Ruby
3 8 (50.00%) Python
3 8 (50.00%) PHP
4 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
4 2 (12.50%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle