The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 34 41 34
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 6266 6256 6758
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.19% 5.88% 6.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.29% 15.78% 15.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5181 5316 5598
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
38462 39657 43497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.98% 37.25% 41.33%
Number of salaries quoted 33171 34125 36259
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Web Services
Salary Trend

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

Web Services Salary Trend in the UK

Web Services
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Web Services over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 within the UK.

Web Services Salary Histogram in the UK

Web Services
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the UK over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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
England +6 5846 £50,000 +11.11% 797
London 0 2447 £55,000 - 310
South East 0 1246 £45,000 - 129
East of England +4 480 £45,000 - 53
South West +4 434 £39,421 +12.63% 67
North West +8 411 £45,000 +16.88% 68
Yorkshire +8 373 £45,000 +12.50% 74
City of London -12 287 £54,500 -5.21% 61
West Yorkshire +24 273 £45,000 +12.50% 45
West Midlands +37 271 £42,500 +6.25% 52
Berkshire +11 264 £50,000 +5.26% 42
Manchester +8 258 £45,000 +15.38% 43
Surrey -14 212 £50,000 - 22
Scotland -6 175 £45,000 - 23
Leeds +17 168 £47,500 +18.75% 30
Hampshire +13 160 £45,000 +8.43% 27
West Sussex -3 159 £42,500 +6.25% 8
Oxfordshire +6 154 £55,000 +30.95% 14
Bristol +2 154 £42,500 +21.42% 28
Hertfordshire +2 150 £47,500 - 20
Cambridgeshire +11 149 £42,500 -5.55% 14
East Midlands 0 144 £42,000 +5.00% 27
Reading +12 139 £40,000 -20.00% 21
Cambridge +18 120 £43,000 -4.44% 12
Buckinghamshire +27 114 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Cheshire +4 110 £45,000 +12.50% 15
East Sussex +2 103 £45,000 +5.88% 5
Wales +26 98 £37,500 +4.16% 13
Birmingham +27 97 £40,000 - 19
Glasgow -18 93 £45,000 - 13

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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 6793 (52.09%) Agile Software Development
2 5570 (42.71%) Java
3 5329 (40.87%) JavaScript
4 5014 (38.45%) SQL
5 4689 (35.96%) HTML
6 4459 (34.19%) .NET
7 4187 (32.11%) C#
8 3957 (30.35%) CSS
9 3696 (28.34%) XML
10 3519 (26.99%) SQL Server
11 3079 (23.61%) MVC
12 2983 (22.88%) TDD
13 2742 (21.03%) Scrum
14 2707 (20.76%) ASP.NET
15 2648 (20.31%) jQuery
16 2630 (20.17%) SOAP
17 2498 (19.16%) Finance
18 2362 (18.11%) Degree
19 2350 (18.02%) OO
20 2312 (17.73%) REST
21 2214 (16.98%) Amazon AWS
22 2204 (16.90%) Linux
23 2127 (16.31%) Oracle
24 2113 (16.20%) Spring
25 2101 (16.11%) Microsoft
26 2074 (15.90%) Windows
27 2059 (15.79%) Software Engineering
28 2026 (15.54%) RESTful
29 1957 (15.01%) HTML5
30 1795 (13.77%) Continuous Integration

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 920 (7.06%) Tomcat
2 782 (6.00%) Apache
3 677 (5.19%) IIS
4 613 (4.70%) Node.js
5 557 (4.27%) JBoss
6 420 (3.22%) WebSphere
7 419 (3.21%) CMS
8 375 (2.88%) SharePoint
9 349 (2.68%) WebLogic
10 227 (1.74%) nginx
11 206 (1.58%) BizTalk Server
12 187 (1.43%) Elasticsearch
13 186 (1.43%) Umbraco
14 153 (1.17%) WebSphere Application Server
15 147 (1.13%) Confluence
16 129 (0.99%) Apache Spark
17 119 (0.91%) Apache Solr
18 118 (0.90%) Mule
19 103 (0.79%) WordPress
20 101 (0.77%) OpenStack
Applications
1 850 (6.52%) MS Excel
2 145 (1.11%) MS Office
3 143 (1.10%) Photoshop
4 52 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
5 49 (0.38%) MS Visio
6 46 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
7 32 (0.25%) Fireworks
8 24 (0.18%) GIMP
9 11 (0.084%) Spreadsheet
10 10 (0.077%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 10 (0.077%) MS Project
11 8 (0.061%) HipChat
11 8 (0.061%) InfoPath
12 2 (0.015%) AutoCAD
12 2 (0.015%) Revit
13 1 (0.008%) InDesign
13 1 (0.008%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 123 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 93 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 83 (0.64%) Magento
4 51 (0.39%) Oracle BPM
5 44 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
6 41 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
7 37 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
8 29 (0.22%) Payment Gateway
8 29 (0.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 23 (0.18%) Siebel Analytics
10 19 (0.15%) SAP CRM
11 14 (0.11%) Oracle Retail
12 13 (0.100%) Oracle 11i
12 13 (0.100%) Oracle Applications
13 11 (0.084%) Eloqua
14 10 (0.077%) Dynamics NAV
14 10 (0.077%) SAP ERP
15 9 (0.069%) Oracle ERP
15 9 (0.069%) osCommerce
16 8 (0.061%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 2214 (16.98%) Amazon AWS
2 766 (5.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 629 (4.82%) SaaS
4 250 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
5 246 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
6 180 (1.38%) Google Cloud Platform
7 138 (1.06%) GitHub
8 135 (1.04%) Amazon S3
9 121 (0.93%) IaaS
10 110 (0.84%) Office 365
11 100 (0.77%) PaaS
12 79 (0.61%) Force.com
13 64 (0.49%) AWS CloudFormation
14 62 (0.48%) Google Analytics
15 57 (0.44%) Google App Engine
16 54 (0.41%) Heroku
17 49 (0.38%) CloudFront
18 43 (0.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
19 39 (0.30%) Amazon SQS
20 36 (0.28%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 548 (4.20%) Internet
2 545 (4.18%) HTTP
3 373 (2.86%) Firewall
3 373 (2.86%) TCP/IP
4 316 (2.42%) DNS
5 168 (1.29%) LDAP
6 159 (1.22%) SSL
7 130 (1.00%) Network Security
8 103 (0.79%) Intranet
9 98 (0.75%) WAN
10 95 (0.73%) VPN
11 94 (0.72%) SAN
12 92 (0.71%) DHCP
13 89 (0.68%) LAN
13 89 (0.68%) SMTP
14 83 (0.64%) FTP
15 63 (0.48%) HTTPS
16 60 (0.46%) VoIP
17 48 (0.37%) VLAN
17 48 (0.37%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3519 (26.99%) SQL Server
2 1657 (12.71%) MySQL
3 1012 (7.76%) NoSQL
4 984 (7.55%) Relational Database
5 826 (6.33%) MongoDB
6 604 (4.63%) Big Data
7 514 (3.94%) SQL Server 2008
8 501 (3.84%) Oracle Database
9 437 (3.35%) RDBMS
10 431 (3.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 395 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 308 (2.36%) Apache Cassandra
13 305 (2.34%) SQL Server 2012
14 303 (2.32%) PostgreSQL
15 279 (2.14%) Hadoop
16 226 (1.73%) Redis
17 211 (1.62%) SQL Server 2005
18 195 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
19 143 (1.10%) DB2
20 138 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1717 (13.17%) Git (software)
2 1165 (8.93%) Subversion
3 1022 (7.84%) Maven
4 942 (7.22%) JUnit
5 940 (7.21%) Jenkins
6 863 (6.62%) Team Foundation Server
7 850 (6.52%) Visual Studio
8 844 (6.47%) Selenium
9 637 (4.88%) Eclipse
10 622 (4.77%) JIRA
11 405 (3.11%) NUnit
12 400 (3.07%) Ant
13 384 (2.94%) Cucumber
14 295 (2.26%) WebDriver
15 257 (1.97%) TeamCity
16 220 (1.69%) Mockito
17 202 (1.55%) SoapUI
18 193 (1.48%) JMeter
19 185 (1.42%) SpecFlow
20 182 (1.40%) Moq
General
1 2498 (19.16%) Finance
2 613 (4.70%) Banking
3 603 (4.62%) Retail
4 583 (4.47%) Telecoms
5 576 (4.42%) Marketing
6 367 (2.81%) Games
7 229 (1.76%) Advertising
8 174 (1.33%) Manufacturing
9 151 (1.16%) Publishing
10 124 (0.95%) Back Office
11 122 (0.94%) Electronics
12 121 (0.93%) Legal
13 106 (0.81%) Front Office
14 102 (0.78%) Law
15 100 (0.77%) Financial Institution
16 92 (0.71%) Investment Banking
17 45 (0.35%) French Language
18 42 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
19 38 (0.29%) Local Government
20 32 (0.25%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7724 (59.23%) Developer
2 2542 (19.49%) Java Developer
3 2022 (15.51%) .NET Developer
4 1912 (14.66%) C# Developer
5 1723 (13.21%) Senior Developer
6 1391 (10.67%) C# .NET Developer
7 928 (7.12%) ASP.NET Developer
8 914 (7.01%) Architect
9 836 (6.41%) Software Engineer
10 796 (6.10%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 792 (6.07%) Web Developer
12 790 (6.06%) Software Developer
13 772 (5.92%) Analyst
14 683 (5.24%) SQL Developer
15 643 (4.93%) Senior Java Developer
16 615 (4.72%) JavaScript Developer
17 557 (4.27%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
18 551 (4.23%) Lead Developer
19 529 (4.06%) PHP Developer
20 497 (3.81%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4689 (35.96%) HTML
2 4459 (34.19%) .NET
3 3957 (30.35%) CSS
4 3696 (28.34%) XML
5 2707 (20.76%) ASP.NET
6 2648 (20.31%) jQuery
7 2630 (20.17%) SOAP
8 2312 (17.73%) REST
9 2113 (16.20%) Spring
10 2026 (15.54%) RESTful
11 1957 (15.01%) HTML5
12 1544 (11.84%) AngularJS
13 1534 (11.76%) JSON
14 1527 (11.71%) WCF
15 1373 (10.53%) Hibernate
16 1276 (9.79%) J2EE
17 1245 (9.55%) .NET Framework
18 1244 (9.54%) ASP.NET MVC
19 1195 (9.16%) Ajax
20 1044 (8.01%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1426 (10.94%) Computer Science
2 955 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
3 735 (5.64%) Mobile App
4 555 (4.26%) User Experience
5 526 (4.03%) Enterprise Software
6 303 (2.32%) Mathematics
7 283 (2.17%) Client/Server
8 262 (2.01%) Management Information System
9 206 (1.58%) N-Tier
10 205 (1.57%) Visualisation
11 197 (1.51%) Data Integration
12 194 (1.49%) Data Centre
13 181 (1.39%) Algorithms
14 176 (1.35%) Data Structures
15 157 (1.20%) Fintech
16 153 (1.17%) Inversion of Control
17 124 (0.95%) Social Media
18 123 (0.94%) Mainframe
19 122 (0.94%) Digital Media
20 111 (0.85%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2204 (16.90%) Linux
2 2074 (15.90%) Windows
3 1042 (7.99%) Unix
4 725 (5.56%) Android
5 625 (4.79%) Apple iOS
6 447 (3.43%) Windows Server
7 249 (1.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 243 (1.86%) Windows Server 2008
9 189 (1.45%) CentOS
10 134 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
11 111 (0.85%) Ubuntu
12 94 (0.72%) Solaris
13 69 (0.53%) Debian
13 69 (0.53%) Windows 7
14 68 (0.52%) Windows Phone
15 64 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
16 59 (0.45%) AIX
17 40 (0.31%) Windows Mobile
18 39 (0.30%) Windows 8
19 37 (0.28%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 6793 (52.09%) Agile Software Development
2 3079 (23.61%) MVC
3 2983 (22.88%) TDD
4 2742 (21.03%) Scrum
5 2350 (18.02%) OO
6 2059 (15.79%) Software Engineering
7 1795 (13.77%) Continuous Integration
8 1533 (11.76%) SOA
9 1351 (10.36%) SDLC
10 1275 (9.78%) E-Commerce
11 1234 (9.46%) Unit Testing
12 1197 (9.18%) BDD
13 1067 (8.18%) Web Development
14 976 (7.48%) OOP
15 970 (7.44%) Open Source
16 931 (7.14%) DevOps
17 890 (6.83%) Mentoring
18 626 (4.80%) Automated Testing
19 613 (4.70%) UML
20 572 (4.39%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 5570 (42.71%) Java
2 5329 (40.87%) JavaScript
3 5014 (38.45%) SQL
4 4187 (32.11%) C#
5 1327 (10.18%) PHP
6 1042 (7.99%) Python
7 995 (7.63%) T-SQL
8 721 (5.53%) C++
9 627 (4.81%) Ruby
10 614 (4.71%) VB.NET
11 533 (4.09%) PL/SQL
12 454 (3.48%) Perl
13 449 (3.44%) Scala
14 386 (2.96%) C
15 335 (2.57%) Bash Shell
16 313 (2.40%) Objective-C
17 275 (2.11%) PowerShell
18 269 (2.06%) VB
19 240 (1.84%) Groovy
20 217 (1.66%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2362 (18.11%) Degree
2 342 (2.62%) Security Cleared
3 211 (1.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 186 (1.43%) ISEB
5 184 (1.41%) SC Cleared
6 154 (1.18%) ISTQB
7 89 (0.68%) DV Cleared
8 84 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
8 84 (0.64%) Sun Certification
9 57 (0.44%) MCSE
10 56 (0.43%) Oracle Certification
11 55 (0.42%) CISSP
11 55 (0.42%) MCSD
12 51 (0.39%) PMI Certification
13 50 (0.38%) Cisco Certification
14 47 (0.36%) CCNA
15 43 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 43 (0.33%) MCP
16 36 (0.28%) PMP
17 35 (0.27%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1145 (8.78%) QA
2 158 (1.21%) SLA
3 84 (0.64%) PCI DSS
4 43 (0.33%) Data Quality
5 42 (0.32%) SDET
6 41 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 30 (0.23%) HL7
8 22 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 20 (0.15%) COBIT
10 16 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 15 (0.12%) ISO 9001
11 15 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 7816
12 10 (0.077%) PA-DSS
12 10 (0.077%) SEPA
13 8 (0.061%) ISO20022
14 7 (0.054%) RosettaNet
15 6 (0.046%) WAI
16 5 (0.038%) ISO 8583
16 5 (0.038%) SNOMED CT
16 5 (0.038%) TickIT
System Software
1 378 (2.90%) Active Directory
2 247 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 204 (1.56%) Docker
4 60 (0.46%) Hyper-V
5 56 (0.43%) KVM
6 48 (0.37%) Firmware
7 47 (0.36%) Varnish
8 40 (0.31%) NFS
9 37 (0.28%) VMware ESX
10 36 (0.28%) Xen
11 32 (0.25%) iptables
11 32 (0.25%) XenApp
12 30 (0.23%) vSphere
13 29 (0.22%) Apache Flume
14 28 (0.21%) Squid
15 26 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
16 22 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
17 21 (0.16%) XenDesktop
18 16 (0.12%) LXC
19 14 (0.11%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 490 (3.76%) Puppet
2 325 (2.49%) Opscode Chef
3 196 (1.50%) Ansible
4 136 (1.04%) HP Quality Center
5 108 (0.83%) Nagios
6 71 (0.54%) ZABBIX
7 57 (0.44%) SCCM
8 53 (0.41%) WMI
9 36 (0.28%) Graphite
9 36 (0.28%) logstash
10 27 (0.21%) SCOM
11 26 (0.20%) Mesos
11 26 (0.20%) WebSphere Cast Iron
12 25 (0.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 21 (0.16%) Oozie
14 19 (0.15%) Tivoli
15 18 (0.14%) Cacti
15 18 (0.14%) Icinga
16 17 (0.13%) Salt
17 16 (0.12%) Kibana
Vendors
1 2127 (16.31%) Oracle
2 2101 (16.11%) Microsoft
3 566 (4.34%) Google
4 395 (3.03%) VMware
5 356 (2.73%) IBM
6 254 (1.95%) SAP
7 252 (1.93%) Red Hat
8 240 (1.84%) Zend
9 213 (1.63%) Salesforce.com
10 189 (1.45%) Adobe
11 187 (1.43%) Twitter
12 173 (1.33%) HP
13 163 (1.25%) Apple
14 148 (1.13%) hybris
15 140 (1.07%) Citrix
16 136 (1.04%) Cisco
17 134 (1.03%) Facebook
18 122 (0.94%) Sybase
19 116 (0.89%) Splunk
20 111 (0.85%) Sun
London
World Pay
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Homeserve Plc
Salary: Pension contribution and management bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Initialize IT
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
SQ Computer Personnel
Salary: Market Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
SQ Computer Personnel
Salary: Market Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Pension and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Vertical IT
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Fleet, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Computer People
Salary: £50000.00 - £52000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £38000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Computer People
Salary: £42000.00 - £52000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + car
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + pension +25 days hol +salary reviews
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Proteus Europe
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Jambo Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
Jambo Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Nakama
Salary: From £45,000 to £47,000 per annum Excellent benefits - see job ad
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Cube Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago