The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 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.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 32 34 31
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 7541 6622 7551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.23% 5.96% 6.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.49% 14.85% 14.49%
Number of salaries quoted 6213 5715 6725
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 £62,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,100
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.57%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
48694 44602 52105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.22% 40.11% 41.45%
Number of salaries quoted 40968 38825 46487
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 17 April 2014 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England +1 7149 £45,000 +5.88% 886
London -1 2957 £52,500 +5.00% 367
South East +5 1636 £45,000 +12.50% 155
City of London +9 706 £52,500 -3.66% 103
East of England +3 683 £43,000 +7.50% 66
Yorkshire +8 515 £36,000 +2.85% 74
Surrey +9 508 £47,500 +11.76% 51
North West -17 435 £37,000 +5.71% 83
South West 0 403 £35,000 -6.66% 54
West Yorkshire -4 300 £35,000 - 50
East Midlands +3 261 £37,500 +7.14% 37
Berkshire +6 257 £45,000 -5.26% 25
Manchester -8 257 £37,500 +7.14% 48
Hampshire -3 223 £42,500 +10.38% 20
West Midlands -2 222 £38,000 +8.57% 29
Hertfordshire +7 199 £44,500 +7.22% 22
Leeds -16 199 £35,000 - 34
Oxfordshire +7 179 £45,000 +20.00% 18
West Sussex +17 164 £42,500 +10.38% 11
Scotland -6 163 £40,000 +9.10% 35
Bristol +2 153 £34,000 -15.00% 16
Bedfordshire +16 149 £43,000 +1.17% 9
Cambridgeshire -10 130 £43,000 +7.50% 19
Suffolk -1 122 £40,000 +3.22% 5
Buckinghamshire +10 120 £40,000 - 15
North Yorkshire +16 102 £40,000 +14.28% 15
South Yorkshire +30 99 £32,750 -8.39% 8
Reading -4 98 £50,000 +5.26% 13
Wales +13 93 £38,783 +10.80% 24
Cheshire -27 88 £37,500 +15.38% 21

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 6300 (44.75%) .NET
2 5690 (40.41%) SQL
3 5598 (39.76%) JavaScript
4 5548 (39.41%) C#
5 5219 (37.07%) HTML
6 5071 (36.02%) Java
7 4868 (34.58%) XML
8 4861 (34.53%) SQL Server
9 4138 (29.39%) CSS
10 3854 (27.37%) ASP.NET
11 3444 (24.46%) MVC
12 3366 (23.91%) jQuery
13 3182 (22.60%) Agile Software Development
14 3048 (21.65%) Microsoft
15 2930 (20.81%) TDD
16 2907 (20.65%) SOAP
17 2736 (19.43%) Windows
18 2578 (18.31%) OO
19 2347 (16.67%) Degree
20 2300 (16.34%) Linux
21 2282 (16.21%) Finance
22 2256 (16.02%) WCF
23 2247 (15.96%) Scrum
24 2189 (15.55%) Oracle
25 2173 (15.43%) Spring
26 2045 (14.53%) MySQL
27 1978 (14.05%) Software Engineering
28 1936 (13.75%) Ajax
29 1904 (13.52%) REST
30 1826 (12.97%) SOA

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 1150 (8.17%) IIS
2 1027 (7.29%) Apache
3 943 (6.70%) Tomcat
4 839 (5.96%) SharePoint
5 575 (4.08%) CMS
6 444 (3.15%) WebSphere
7 347 (2.46%) Node.js
8 340 (2.41%) WebLogic
9 260 (1.85%) BizTalk Server
10 194 (1.38%) Drupal
11 154 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
12 138 (0.98%) Umbraco
13 136 (0.97%) WebSphere Application Server
14 129 (0.92%) WordPress
15 123 (0.87%) Sitecore CMS
16 122 (0.87%) Apache Solr
17 119 (0.85%) nginx
18 116 (0.82%) Alfresco
19 115 (0.82%) SharePoint 2013
20 106 (0.75%) GlassFish
Applications
1 1335 (9.48%) MS Excel
2 221 (1.57%) MS Office
3 195 (1.39%) Photoshop
4 70 (0.50%) MS Visio
5 57 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
6 55 (0.39%) MS Project
7 52 (0.37%) InfoPath
8 35 (0.25%) Fireworks
9 29 (0.21%) Mingle
10 22 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
11 16 (0.11%) SPSS
12 10 (0.071%) ArcInfo
13 9 (0.064%) Spreadsheet
13 9 (0.064%) GIMP
14 3 (0.021%) PowerPivot
15 2 (0.014%) OmniGraffle
15 2 (0.014%) Final Cut Pro
15 2 (0.014%) FastStats
15 2 (0.014%) Adobe After Effects
16 1 (0.007%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 265 (1.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 124 (0.88%) Magento
3 71 (0.50%) Oracle BPM
4 52 (0.37%) Google Analytics
5 50 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
6 35 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
7 30 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
8 27 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
9 22 (0.16%) Summit
10 19 (0.13%) Shopify
11 18 (0.13%) Oracle CRM
11 18 (0.13%) Visualfiles
12 14 (0.099%) BusinessWorks
13 13 (0.092%) SAP CRM
14 12 (0.085%) nopCommerce
15 11 (0.078%) Siebel Analytics
16 9 (0.064%) SalesLogix
17 7 (0.050%) AWD
17 7 (0.050%) Remedy AR System
17 7 (0.050%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1369 (9.72%) Amazon AWS
2 446 (3.17%) SaaS
3 349 (2.48%) Microsoft Azure
4 225 (1.60%) Amazon EC2
5 194 (1.38%) Cloud Computing
6 97 (0.69%) Amazon S3
7 70 (0.50%) IaaS
8 68 (0.48%) PaaS
9 64 (0.45%) GitHub
10 56 (0.40%) Amazon ELB
11 53 (0.38%) Force.com
12 50 (0.36%) Google Apps
13 47 (0.33%) Route 53
14 44 (0.31%) Office 365
14 44 (0.31%) Amazon SQS
15 41 (0.29%) Google App Engine
15 41 (0.29%) Heroku
16 25 (0.18%) Rackspace Cloud
17 24 (0.17%) Amazon EMR
18 16 (0.11%) Engine Yard
Communications & Networking
1 912 (6.48%) Internet
2 503 (3.57%) HTTP
3 349 (2.48%) TCP/IP
4 256 (1.82%) Firewall
5 222 (1.58%) DNS
6 219 (1.56%) Intranet
7 136 (0.97%) SAN
8 132 (0.94%) LDAP
9 116 (0.82%) SSL
10 100 (0.71%) VPN
11 85 (0.60%) FTP
12 80 (0.57%) VoIP
13 63 (0.45%) LAN
14 60 (0.43%) DHCP
15 52 (0.37%) Reverse Proxy
16 48 (0.34%) HTTPS
17 46 (0.33%) Extranet
18 45 (0.32%) WAN
19 44 (0.31%) Wireless
20 42 (0.30%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4861 (34.53%) SQL Server
2 2045 (14.53%) MySQL
3 1353 (9.61%) SQL Server 2008
4 1248 (8.86%) Relational Database
5 841 (5.97%) SQL Server 2005
6 741 (5.26%) NoSQL
7 709 (5.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 620 (4.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 600 (4.26%) MongoDB
10 583 (4.14%) RDBMS
11 530 (3.76%) SQL Server 2012
12 429 (3.05%) Big Data
13 401 (2.85%) Oracle Database
14 314 (2.23%) Data Warehouse
15 268 (1.90%) PostgreSQL
16 245 (1.74%) Hadoop
17 243 (1.73%) DB2
18 207 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 137 (0.97%) Redis
20 136 (0.97%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1433 (10.18%) Visual Studio
2 1287 (9.14%) Subversion
3 1186 (8.42%) Git (software)
4 965 (6.85%) Maven
5 881 (6.26%) JUnit
6 866 (6.15%) Eclipse
7 783 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
8 762 (5.41%) Selenium
9 575 (4.08%) Jenkins
10 546 (3.88%) Ant
11 500 (3.55%) JIRA
12 438 (3.11%) NUnit
13 391 (2.78%) Cucumber
14 278 (1.97%) Hudson
15 222 (1.58%) SoapUI
16 211 (1.50%) Xcode
17 205 (1.46%) WebDriver
18 202 (1.43%) TeamCity
19 172 (1.22%) SpecFlow
20 165 (1.17%) PhoneGap
General
1 2282 (16.21%) Finance
2 625 (4.44%) Banking
3 561 (3.98%) Retail
4 525 (3.73%) Marketing
5 514 (3.65%) Telecoms
6 388 (2.76%) Games
7 302 (2.15%) Publishing
8 220 (1.56%) Advertising
9 181 (1.29%) Back Office
10 142 (1.01%) Financial Institution
11 129 (0.92%) Legal
12 111 (0.79%) Manufacturing
13 91 (0.65%) Investment Banking
14 89 (0.63%) Law
15 75 (0.53%) Billing
16 46 (0.33%) Automotive
17 43 (0.31%) Online Betting
18 40 (0.28%) Front Office
19 33 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
20 32 (0.23%) French Language
Job Titles
1 9052 (64.29%) Developer
2 2281 (16.20%) .NET Developer
3 2180 (15.48%) Java Developer
4 2040 (14.49%) Senior Developer
5 1544 (10.97%) C# Developer
6 1169 (8.30%) Web Developer
7 1125 (7.99%) C# .NET Developer
8 1042 (7.40%) Architect
9 982 (6.97%) Analyst
10 896 (6.36%) Software Developer
11 746 (5.30%) Software Engineer
12 600 (4.26%) Senior Java Developer
13 597 (4.24%) ASP.NET Developer
14 584 (4.15%) Consultant
15 548 (3.89%) Senior .NET Developer
16 541 (3.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 472 (3.35%) Programmer
18 410 (2.91%) PHP Developer
19 358 (2.54%) Junior
20 336 (2.39%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6300 (44.75%) .NET
2 5219 (37.07%) HTML
3 4868 (34.58%) XML
4 4138 (29.39%) CSS
5 3854 (27.37%) ASP.NET
6 3366 (23.91%) jQuery
7 2907 (20.65%) SOAP
8 2256 (16.02%) WCF
9 2173 (15.43%) Spring
10 1936 (13.75%) Ajax
11 1904 (13.52%) REST
12 1745 (12.39%) HTML5
13 1613 (11.46%) RESTful
14 1550 (11.01%) .NET Framework
15 1509 (10.72%) J2EE
16 1452 (10.31%) Hibernate
17 1408 (10.00%) JSON
18 1394 (9.90%) ASP.NET MVC
19 1194 (8.48%) XSLT
20 924 (6.56%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1145 (8.13%) Computer Science
2 994 (7.06%) Open Source
3 929 (6.60%) Mobile App
4 547 (3.89%) Enterprise Software
5 393 (2.79%) N-Tier
6 255 (1.81%) Client/Server
7 253 (1.80%) Mathematics
8 246 (1.75%) Social Media
9 234 (1.66%) Blackberry
10 230 (1.63%) Management Information System
11 199 (1.41%) iPhone
12 194 (1.38%) W3C
13 187 (1.33%) iPad
14 167 (1.19%) Inversion of Control
15 156 (1.11%) Data Integration
16 131 (0.93%) Visualisation
17 121 (0.86%) Replication
18 101 (0.72%) Digital Media
19 95 (0.67%) GIS
20 90 (0.64%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2736 (19.43%) Windows
2 2300 (16.34%) Linux
3 1028 (7.30%) Android
4 991 (7.04%) Apple iOS
5 975 (6.93%) UNIX
6 275 (1.95%) CentOS
7 269 (1.91%) Windows Server 2008
8 178 (1.26%) Windows Phone
9 175 (1.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 165 (1.17%) Ubuntu
11 162 (1.15%) Solaris
12 145 (1.03%) Mac OS X
13 128 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
14 97 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
15 92 (0.65%) Windows Mobile
16 81 (0.58%) Debian
17 67 (0.48%) Windows 8
18 63 (0.45%) Windows XP
19 62 (0.44%) Windows 7
20 52 (0.37%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3444 (24.46%) MVC
2 3182 (22.60%) Agile Software Development
3 2930 (20.81%) TDD
4 2578 (18.31%) OO
5 2247 (15.96%) Scrum
6 1978 (14.05%) Software Engineering
7 1826 (12.97%) SOA
8 1396 (9.92%) E-Commerce
9 1298 (9.22%) Web Development
10 1293 (9.18%) Unit Testing
11 1279 (9.08%) Continuous Integration
12 1040 (7.39%) BDD
13 1024 (7.27%) OOP
14 960 (6.82%) UML
15 633 (4.50%) CRM
16 596 (4.23%) Project Management
17 588 (4.18%) iOS Development
18 528 (3.75%) OOD
19 508 (3.61%) Android Development
20 490 (3.48%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5690 (40.41%) SQL
2 5598 (39.76%) JavaScript
3 5548 (39.41%) C#
4 5071 (36.02%) Java
5 1534 (10.90%) PHP
6 1343 (9.54%) T-SQL
7 961 (6.83%) VB.NET
8 884 (6.28%) Ruby
9 804 (5.71%) Python
10 694 (4.93%) C++
11 482 (3.42%) Perl
12 461 (3.27%) PL/SQL
13 457 (3.25%) VB
14 441 (3.13%) C
15 425 (3.02%) Objective-C
16 298 (2.12%) Groovy
17 286 (2.03%) PowerShell
18 237 (1.68%) Scala
19 228 (1.62%) PHP5
20 222 (1.58%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2347 (16.67%) Degree
2 345 (2.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 193 (1.37%) Security Cleared
4 149 (1.06%) ISEB
5 129 (0.92%) MCP
6 101 (0.72%) SC Cleared
7 89 (0.63%) MCSD
8 87 (0.62%) MCTS
9 82 (0.58%) MCSE
10 75 (0.53%) Sun Certification
11 73 (0.52%) ISTQB
12 53 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
13 52 (0.37%) CTC Cleared
14 38 (0.27%) MCITP
15 37 (0.26%) MCAD
16 36 (0.26%) PhD
17 35 (0.25%) HND
18 31 (0.22%) CCNA
18 31 (0.22%) Cisco Certification
19 28 (0.20%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 795 (5.65%) QA
2 188 (1.34%) ISO 9001
3 153 (1.09%) SLA
4 67 (0.48%) PCI DSS
5 59 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 41 (0.29%) ISO 8583
7 35 (0.25%) HL7
8 31 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 27 (0.19%) TickIT
9 27 (0.19%) Data Quality
10 25 (0.18%) WAI
11 12 (0.085%) JSP 440
12 11 (0.078%) ISO 14001
13 10 (0.071%) WCAG
14 8 (0.057%) ISO/IEC 17799
15 6 (0.043%) Dublin Core
16 5 (0.036%) Basel III
16 5 (0.036%) BS7799
17 4 (0.028%) Basel II
17 4 (0.028%) CRD IV
System Software
1 354 (2.51%) Active Directory
2 205 (1.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 124 (0.88%) Hyper-V
4 75 (0.53%) KVM
5 74 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
6 71 (0.50%) Varnish
7 41 (0.29%) vSphere
8 31 (0.22%) Squid
9 26 (0.18%) XenApp
10 24 (0.17%) vCloud
10 24 (0.17%) Xen
11 22 (0.16%) VMware ESX
11 22 (0.16%) XenDesktop
12 20 (0.14%) Apache Flume
13 11 (0.078%) XenServer
13 11 (0.078%) Oracle RAC
14 7 (0.050%) VirtualBox
15 5 (0.036%) Sendmail
15 5 (0.036%) Oracle RMAN
15 5 (0.036%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 512 (3.64%) Puppet
2 448 (3.18%) Opscode Chef
3 151 (1.07%) Nagios
4 120 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
5 62 (0.44%) ZABBIX
6 45 (0.32%) SCCM
7 44 (0.31%) HAProxy
8 40 (0.28%) Vagrant
9 38 (0.27%) Cacti
10 35 (0.25%) Ansible
11 34 (0.24%) SCOM
12 29 (0.21%) OpenView
13 25 (0.18%) Zenoss
14 24 (0.17%) OpenSSO
15 20 (0.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
16 19 (0.13%) Tivoli
16 19 (0.13%) Munin
16 19 (0.13%) Cobbler
17 18 (0.13%) Ganglia
18 16 (0.11%) MOM
Vendors
1 3048 (21.65%) Microsoft
2 2189 (15.55%) Oracle
3 660 (4.69%) JBoss
4 482 (3.42%) Google
5 378 (2.68%) VMware
6 326 (2.32%) IBM
7 311 (2.21%) Red Hat
8 295 (2.10%) Zend
9 210 (1.49%) SAP
9 210 (1.49%) HP
10 206 (1.46%) Salesforce.com
11 184 (1.31%) Adobe
12 171 (1.21%) Twitter
13 168 (1.19%) Facebook
14 143 (1.02%) Sitecore
15 140 (0.99%) Apple
16 139 (0.99%) TIBCO
17 130 (0.92%) Cisco
18 111 (0.79%) Rackspace
19 107 (0.76%) Sun
Hayes, Middlesex
Connectus
Salary: £83500 - £88500 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Gate Hampton Ltd
Salary: From £40 to £65,000 per annum + bens and bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
North West London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Berkshire
Montash
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bonus+benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65,500 per annum + Annual Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Connectus
Salary: £72500 - £77500 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Redhill, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Stock Options
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £58000 - £65000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago