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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 32 33 37
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 6677 7473 6356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.19% 6.26% 5.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.40% 15.69% 14.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5555 6310 5474
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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
40708 47619 43832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.76% 39.89% 40.39%
Number of salaries quoted 34795 40722 38039
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 3 June 2015 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 3 June 2015. 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
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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 0 6183 £47,500 +5.55% 922
London -2 2585 £55,000 +4.76% 313
South East -2 1323 £45,000 - 169
City of London -7 506 £57,500 +9.52% 107
North West +9 473 £40,750 +8.66% 115
East of England -13 418 £45,000 - 57
South West +7 407 £37,500 - 95
Yorkshire -9 396 £41,000 +17.14% 60
Manchester +10 297 £42,500 +9.67% 62
Surrey -9 291 £50,000 +5.26% 23
East Midlands +13 283 £42,500 +13.33% 34
West Midlands -14 262 £42,500 +13.33% 49
Berkshire +7 259 £50,000 +5.26% 37
West Yorkshire -14 249 £40,500 +8.00% 41
Scotland +17 212 £42,250 +5.62% 40
East Sussex +29 167 £45,000 +26.76% 23
Leeds -9 159 £40,000 +6.66% 23
Hampshire -23 141 £40,000 -5.88% 24
Cambridgeshire +12 136 £42,500 -5.55% 20
Reading +18 134 £50,000 - 25
Brighton +29 130 £42,500 +18.05% 19
Oxfordshire +4 128 £45,000 - 30
Bristol -5 127 £41,000 +17.14% 40
Cheshire +9 122 £40,000 +6.66% 31
Hertfordshire -23 122 £50,000 +13.63% 16
Buckinghamshire -2 119 £39,000 -13.33% 16
West Sussex -6 109 £50,000 +11.11% 9
Milton Keynes +12 97 £40,000 +3.89% 8
Northamptonshire +28 92 £42,500 +13.33% 9
Wales -3 91 £35,000 -9.75% 12

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 5647 (43.46%) Agile Software Development
2 5262 (40.50%) .NET
3 5129 (39.48%) JavaScript
4 4983 (38.35%) SQL
5 4960 (38.17%) Java
6 4790 (36.87%) C#
7 4562 (35.11%) HTML
8 4085 (31.44%) SQL Server
9 4066 (31.29%) XML
10 3781 (29.10%) CSS
11 3466 (26.68%) MVC
12 3156 (24.29%) ASP.NET
13 2875 (22.13%) jQuery
14 2690 (20.70%) TDD
15 2454 (18.89%) OO
16 2433 (18.73%) Finance
17 2355 (18.13%) Microsoft
18 2314 (17.81%) SOAP
19 2311 (17.79%) Oracle
20 2211 (17.02%) Linux
21 2176 (16.75%) Windows
22 2141 (16.48%) REST
23 2016 (15.52%) Degree
24 2010 (15.47%) Scrum
25 1911 (14.71%) Spring
26 1875 (14.43%) Amazon AWS
27 1865 (14.35%) WCF
28 1771 (13.63%) HTML5
29 1754 (13.50%) Git (software)
30 1719 (13.23%) Software Engineering

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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
1 924 (7.11%) Tomcat
2 857 (6.60%) Apache
3 834 (6.42%) IIS
4 603 (4.64%) JBoss
5 528 (4.06%) WebSphere
6 491 (3.78%) SharePoint
7 489 (3.76%) Node.js
8 450 (3.46%) CMS
9 407 (3.13%) WebLogic
10 220 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
11 193 (1.49%) nginx
12 174 (1.34%) Oracle Service Bus
13 169 (1.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 167 (1.29%) Drupal
15 151 (1.16%) Apache Solr
16 150 (1.15%) WebSphere Application Server
17 130 (1.00%) OpenStack
18 119 (0.92%) Umbraco
19 114 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
20 108 (0.83%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1073 (8.26%) MS Excel
2 175 (1.35%) MS Office
3 92 (0.71%) MS Visio
4 84 (0.65%) Photoshop
5 46 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
6 35 (0.27%) InfoPath
7 27 (0.21%) SPSS
8 26 (0.20%) MS Project
9 25 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
10 22 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 19 (0.15%) Fireworks
12 11 (0.085%) Mingle
13 9 (0.069%) PowerPivot
14 7 (0.054%) AutoCAD
15 3 (0.023%) Spreadsheet
15 3 (0.023%) FastStats
16 2 (0.015%) HipChat
17 1 (0.008%) Mathematica
17 1 (0.008%) InDesign
17 1 (0.008%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 214 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 141 (1.09%) Oracle BPM
3 48 (0.37%) Magento
4 41 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 30 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
6 26 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
6 26 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
7 24 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
8 19 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
9 17 (0.13%) assyst
10 16 (0.12%) Oracle Payables
10 16 (0.12%) Changepoint
10 16 (0.12%) Oracle General Ledger
10 16 (0.12%) Oracle EBS R12
10 16 (0.12%) BusinessWorks
11 13 (0.10%) Tridion
12 12 (0.092%) Oracle 11i
13 11 (0.085%) JDE EnterpriseOne
13 11 (0.085%) Oracle Receivables
14 9 (0.069%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1875 (14.43%) Amazon AWS
2 557 (4.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 415 (3.19%) SaaS
4 312 (2.40%) Cloud Computing
5 289 (2.22%) Amazon EC2
6 190 (1.46%) Amazon S3
7 145 (1.12%) PaaS
8 113 (0.87%) Office 365
9 106 (0.82%) IaaS
10 96 (0.74%) Google Cloud Platform
11 83 (0.64%) GitHub
12 48 (0.37%) Amazon EMR
13 47 (0.36%) Route 53
14 44 (0.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 40 (0.31%) Heroku
16 39 (0.30%) AWS CloudFormation
17 38 (0.29%) Google App Engine
18 36 (0.28%) Force.com
19 35 (0.27%) Amazon SQS
19 35 (0.27%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 650 (5.00%) Internet
2 549 (4.23%) HTTP
3 373 (2.87%) TCP/IP
4 349 (2.69%) DNS
5 335 (2.58%) Firewall
6 186 (1.43%) SSL
7 157 (1.21%) LDAP
8 145 (1.12%) VPN
9 114 (0.88%) WAN
10 113 (0.87%) DHCP
11 111 (0.85%) SAN
12 109 (0.84%) LAN
13 98 (0.75%) FTP
14 89 (0.68%) Network Security
15 80 (0.62%) VLAN
16 75 (0.58%) Intranet
17 74 (0.57%) Broadband
18 66 (0.51%) SSH
19 55 (0.42%) VoIP
20 52 (0.40%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4085 (31.44%) SQL Server
2 1569 (12.08%) MySQL
3 1114 (8.57%) Relational Database
4 817 (6.29%) NoSQL
5 771 (5.93%) SQL Server 2008
6 644 (4.96%) MongoDB
7 634 (4.88%) Oracle Database
8 506 (3.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 504 (3.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 504 (3.88%) SQL Server 2012
10 463 (3.56%) RDBMS
11 421 (3.24%) SQL Server 2005
12 413 (3.18%) Big Data
13 318 (2.45%) PostgreSQL
14 276 (2.12%) Data Warehouse
15 259 (1.99%) Oracle Database 11g
16 239 (1.84%) DB2
17 223 (1.72%) Apache Cassandra
18 199 (1.53%) Hadoop
19 175 (1.35%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1754 (13.50%) Git (software)
2 1140 (8.77%) Visual Studio
3 1134 (8.73%) Subversion
4 882 (6.79%) Maven
5 873 (6.72%) Jenkins
6 758 (5.83%) Team Foundation Server
7 740 (5.70%) Eclipse
8 674 (5.19%) JUnit
9 607 (4.67%) Selenium
10 449 (3.46%) JIRA
11 416 (3.20%) Ant
12 359 (2.76%) NUnit
13 262 (2.02%) Cucumber
14 229 (1.76%) TeamCity
15 204 (1.57%) WebDriver
16 200 (1.54%) SoapUI
17 177 (1.36%) SpecFlow
18 171 (1.32%) Mockito
19 165 (1.27%) JMeter
20 154 (1.19%) Xcode
General
1 2433 (18.73%) Finance
2 632 (4.86%) Retail
3 618 (4.76%) Banking
4 545 (4.19%) Marketing
5 530 (4.08%) Telecoms
6 329 (2.53%) Advertising
7 264 (2.03%) Games
8 200 (1.54%) Back Office
9 121 (0.93%) Front Office
10 115 (0.89%) Publishing
11 108 (0.83%) Manufacturing
12 96 (0.74%) Investment Banking
13 94 (0.72%) Legal
14 86 (0.66%) Billing
15 72 (0.55%) Financial Institution
16 66 (0.51%) Law
17 61 (0.47%) Electronics
18 55 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
19 54 (0.42%) Automotive
20 39 (0.30%) French Language
Job Titles
1 8072 (62.13%) Developer
2 1966 (15.13%) Java Developer
3 1731 (13.32%) .NET Developer
4 1727 (13.29%) Senior Developer
5 1294 (9.96%) C# Developer
6 984 (7.57%) Architect
7 938 (7.22%) Web Developer
8 871 (6.70%) C# .NET Developer
9 778 (5.99%) Software Developer
10 738 (5.68%) Analyst
11 656 (5.05%) Software Engineer
12 542 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
13 477 (3.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 464 (3.57%) ASP.NET Developer
15 453 (3.49%) Consultant
16 443 (3.41%) PHP Developer
17 411 (3.16%) Lead Developer
18 343 (2.64%) Solutions Architect
19 334 (2.57%) Senior .NET Developer
20 316 (2.43%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5262 (40.50%) .NET
2 4562 (35.11%) HTML
3 4066 (31.29%) XML
4 3781 (29.10%) CSS
5 3156 (24.29%) ASP.NET
6 2875 (22.13%) jQuery
7 2314 (17.81%) SOAP
8 2141 (16.48%) REST
9 1911 (14.71%) Spring
10 1865 (14.35%) WCF
11 1771 (13.63%) HTML5
12 1712 (13.18%) RESTful
13 1611 (12.40%) .NET Framework
14 1418 (10.91%) J2EE
15 1380 (10.62%) Ajax
16 1308 (10.07%) JSON
17 1271 (9.78%) ASP.NET MVC
18 1217 (9.37%) Hibernate
19 1017 (7.83%) AngularJS
20 929 (7.15%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1181 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1136 (8.74%) Analytical Skills
3 815 (6.27%) Mobile App
4 603 (4.64%) User Experience
5 508 (3.91%) Enterprise Software
6 329 (2.53%) Client/Server
7 269 (2.07%) N-Tier
8 254 (1.95%) Management Information System
9 251 (1.93%) Social Media
10 244 (1.88%) Data Structures
11 234 (1.80%) Mathematics
12 209 (1.61%) Data Centre
13 186 (1.43%) Clustering
14 167 (1.29%) Visualisation
15 162 (1.25%) iPhone
15 162 (1.25%) iPad
16 159 (1.22%) Smartphone
17 156 (1.20%) Algorithms
18 141 (1.09%) Mainframe
19 132 (1.02%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2211 (17.02%) Linux
2 2176 (16.75%) Windows
3 970 (7.47%) UNIX
4 907 (6.98%) Android
5 789 (6.07%) Apple iOS
6 225 (1.73%) Windows Server 2008
7 190 (1.46%) CentOS
8 188 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 174 (1.34%) Windows Server 2012
10 140 (1.08%) Ubuntu
11 124 (0.95%) Solaris
12 91 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
13 80 (0.62%) Windows Phone
14 78 (0.60%) Windows 7
15 75 (0.58%) AIX
16 71 (0.55%) Debian
17 60 (0.46%) Mac OS X
18 53 (0.41%) Windows Mobile
19 34 (0.26%) Windows 8
20 33 (0.25%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5647 (43.46%) Agile Software Development
2 3466 (26.68%) MVC
3 2690 (20.70%) TDD
4 2454 (18.89%) OO
5 2010 (15.47%) Scrum
6 1719 (13.23%) Software Engineering
7 1464 (11.27%) Continuous Integration
8 1350 (10.39%) SOA
9 1218 (9.37%) E-Commerce
10 1212 (9.33%) SDLC
11 1175 (9.04%) Unit Testing
12 955 (7.35%) BDD
13 906 (6.97%) Web Development
14 860 (6.62%) OOP
15 806 (6.20%) Open Source
16 767 (5.90%) Mentoring
17 708 (5.45%) Project Management
18 640 (4.93%) DevOps
19 608 (4.68%) Multithreading
20 606 (4.66%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5129 (39.48%) JavaScript
2 4983 (38.35%) SQL
3 4960 (38.17%) Java
4 4790 (36.87%) C#
5 1346 (10.36%) PHP
6 1068 (8.22%) T-SQL
7 952 (7.33%) Python
8 715 (5.50%) VB.NET
9 643 (4.95%) C++
10 530 (4.08%) Ruby
11 447 (3.44%) PL/SQL
12 442 (3.40%) Perl
13 373 (2.87%) Bash Shell
14 371 (2.86%) VB
15 348 (2.68%) Objective-C
16 302 (2.32%) Scala
17 293 (2.26%) C
18 264 (2.03%) Shell Script
19 222 (1.71%) PowerShell
20 160 (1.23%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2016 (15.52%) Degree
2 218 (1.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 198 (1.52%) Security Cleared
4 135 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
5 116 (0.89%) SC Cleared
6 92 (0.71%) ISEB
7 86 (0.66%) Sun Certification
8 66 (0.51%) DV Cleared
9 62 (0.48%) ISTQB
10 57 (0.44%) MCP
11 47 (0.36%) MCSE
12 46 (0.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 45 (0.35%) CISSP
14 38 (0.29%) MCSD
15 33 (0.25%) Cisco Certification
16 32 (0.25%) Oracle Certification
17 29 (0.22%) OCPJP
18 28 (0.22%) CCNA
19 26 (0.20%) MCITP
20 25 (0.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 855 (6.58%) QA
2 160 (1.23%) SLA
3 61 (0.47%) PCI DSS
4 38 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 33 (0.25%) HL7
6 26 (0.20%) ISO 9001
7 21 (0.16%) ISO 8583
8 16 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 14 (0.11%) WAI
10 8 (0.062%) RosettaNet
11 6 (0.046%) FATCA
12 5 (0.038%) Data Quality
13 2 (0.015%) Basel II
13 2 (0.015%) GCP
13 2 (0.015%) ISO 9000
14 1 (0.008%) GxP
14 1 (0.008%) JSP 440
System Software
1 353 (2.72%) Active Directory
2 300 (2.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 99 (0.76%) Docker
4 62 (0.48%) Hyper-V
5 61 (0.47%) XenApp
6 57 (0.44%) VMware ESX
7 53 (0.41%) Varnish
8 48 (0.37%) KVM
9 46 (0.35%) vSphere
10 40 (0.31%) Xen
11 39 (0.30%) XenDesktop
11 39 (0.30%) Oracle RAC
12 28 (0.22%) Apache Flume
13 26 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
14 23 (0.18%) VirtualBox
15 19 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
16 18 (0.14%) iptables
17 15 (0.12%) Firmware
18 14 (0.11%) HDFS
19 13 (0.10%) Openswan
Systems Management
1 502 (3.86%) Puppet
2 444 (3.42%) Opscode Chef
3 197 (1.52%) Nagios
4 131 (1.01%) Ansible
5 76 (0.58%) SCCM
6 74 (0.57%) SCOM
6 74 (0.57%) Vagrant
7 57 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
8 47 (0.36%) logstash
9 46 (0.35%) Graphite
10 42 (0.32%) Salt
11 39 (0.30%) Tivoli
12 34 (0.26%) Cacti
13 33 (0.25%) ZABBIX
14 29 (0.22%) Ganglia
15 26 (0.20%) collectd
16 24 (0.18%) Munin
17 21 (0.16%) WSUS
18 20 (0.15%) MOM
19 18 (0.14%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 2355 (18.13%) Microsoft
2 2311 (17.79%) Oracle
3 430 (3.31%) VMware
4 416 (3.20%) Google
5 408 (3.14%) IBM
6 264 (2.03%) Red Hat
7 229 (1.76%) Zend
8 221 (1.70%) Salesforce.com
9 215 (1.65%) Cisco
10 206 (1.59%) SAP
11 171 (1.32%) Citrix
12 163 (1.25%) HP
13 151 (1.16%) Sybase
14 144 (1.11%) Apple
15 135 (1.04%) Rackspace
16 131 (1.01%) Facebook
17 123 (0.95%) Sitecore
18 117 (0.90%) Twitter
19 115 (0.89%) hybris
20 109 (0.84%) Adobe
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 minutes ago
Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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City, London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Benefits Package
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City, London
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
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The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + superb benefits
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
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London
McGregor Boyall
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Sevenoaks, Kent
Linkpoint Resources
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
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London
Salt
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
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Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
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Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: superb benefits
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum depending on experience
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Bluetownonline
Salary: £25000 per annum
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ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, flexible bens
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
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