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 23 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.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 30 36 34
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 7192 6248 6665
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.18% 5.74% 5.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.86% 14.46% 13.77%
Number of salaries quoted 6074 5426 5859
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 £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
45358 43204 48402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.00% 39.68% 41.04%
Number of salaries quoted 38576 37499 42868
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 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 23 July 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 23 July 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
(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 +5 6804 £45,000 +2.85% 867
London -2 2981 £52,500 +5.00% 348
South East +8 1532 £45,000 +12.50% 156
City of London -3 659 £52,500 - 104
East of England 0 500 £45,000 +5.88% 59
North West 0 497 £38,500 +10.00% 104
Surrey +10 480 £45,000 +5.88% 35
Yorkshire 0 441 £35,661 +1.88% 68
South West +4 367 £37,500 +7.14% 55
Manchester +4 302 £40,000 +14.28% 66
West Yorkshire -5 299 £36,750 +5.00% 51
West Midlands +24 298 £37,500 - 31
Berkshire +17 273 £45,000 +12.50% 30
Scotland +10 206 £40,000 +6.66% 15
Hampshire -16 204 £40,000 -5.88% 35
Leeds -12 202 £37,500 +7.14% 30
Hertfordshire +3 194 £45,000 +5.88% 17
East Midlands +15 185 £39,000 +11.42% 31
Oxfordshire +42 168 £50,000 +35.13% 20
West Sussex +30 132 £50,000 +33.33% 9
Cambridgeshire -6 132 £45,000 +5.88% 16
Cheshire +2 130 £35,000 +2.94% 14
Bristol -1 124 £37,500 +10.29% 20
Reading +20 116 £50,000 +25.00% 12
Buckinghamshire +15 108 £40,000 -5.88% 10
Birmingham +35 104 £40,000 +5.96% 11
Cambridge -7 104 £45,000 +5.88% 11
Edinburgh +12 99 £41,500 +10.66% 3
Wales +6 87 £35,000 - 13
East Sussex -18 85 £37,500 +7.14% 8

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 6506 (44.13%) .NET
2 6172 (41.86%) SQL
3 5871 (39.82%) JavaScript
4 5830 (39.54%) C#
5 5555 (37.68%) HTML
6 5262 (35.69%) Java
7 5152 (34.95%) XML
8 5017 (34.03%) SQL Server
9 4409 (29.91%) CSS
10 4122 (27.96%) ASP.NET
11 3595 (24.38%) MVC
12 3442 (23.35%) jQuery
13 3357 (22.77%) Agile Software Development
14 3324 (22.55%) Microsoft
15 3037 (20.60%) SOAP
16 2925 (19.84%) TDD
17 2645 (17.94%) OO
18 2590 (17.57%) WCF
19 2531 (17.17%) Windows
20 2415 (16.38%) Oracle
21 2387 (16.19%) Degree
22 2367 (16.06%) Finance
23 2349 (15.93%) Scrum
24 2346 (15.91%) Linux
25 2133 (14.47%) Spring
26 1955 (13.26%) Ajax
27 1931 (13.10%) MySQL
28 1927 (13.07%) SOA
29 1911 (12.96%) Software Engineering
29 1911 (12.96%) REST

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 1147 (7.78%) IIS
2 1094 (7.42%) Apache
3 1064 (7.22%) Tomcat
4 818 (5.55%) SharePoint
5 636 (4.31%) CMS
6 486 (3.30%) WebSphere
7 418 (2.84%) Node.js
8 374 (2.54%) WebLogic
9 314 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
10 253 (1.72%) Drupal
11 185 (1.25%) Apache Solr
12 184 (1.25%) Umbraco
13 183 (1.24%) nginx
14 167 (1.13%) WebSphere Application Server
15 160 (1.09%) WordPress
16 150 (1.02%) SharePoint 2010
17 144 (0.98%) Sitecore CMS
18 127 (0.86%) Alfresco
19 116 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
20 113 (0.77%) Confluence
Applications
1 1379 (9.35%) MS Excel
2 203 (1.38%) MS Office
3 188 (1.28%) Photoshop
4 73 (0.50%) MS Visio
5 53 (0.36%) MS Project
6 48 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
7 39 (0.26%) InfoPath
8 36 (0.24%) Fireworks
9 15 (0.10%) SPSS
10 9 (0.061%) Adobe Illustrator
11 8 (0.054%) GIMP
12 7 (0.047%) Mingle
13 6 (0.041%) ArcInfo
14 5 (0.034%) ArcView
15 4 (0.027%) Spreadsheet
16 2 (0.014%) Adobe After Effects
16 2 (0.014%) OmniGraffle
16 2 (0.014%) Final Cut Pro
17 1 (0.007%) PowerPivot
17 1 (0.007%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 270 (1.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 147 (1.00%) Magento
3 77 (0.52%) Oracle BPM
4 61 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
5 51 (0.35%) Google Analytics
6 38 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
7 31 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 29 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
8 29 (0.20%) Shopify
9 21 (0.14%) osCommerce
10 17 (0.12%) Visualfiles
10 17 (0.12%) Oracle ERP
11 15 (0.10%) SAP FI
11 15 (0.10%) JDE OneWorld
11 15 (0.10%) SAP FI/CO
11 15 (0.10%) SAP CO
12 14 (0.095%) Oracle EBS
12 14 (0.095%) Remedy AR System
13 13 (0.088%) Markit EDM
14 12 (0.081%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 1477 (10.02%) Amazon AWS
2 484 (3.28%) SaaS
3 449 (3.05%) Microsoft Azure
4 256 (1.74%) Amazon EC2
5 193 (1.31%) Cloud Computing
6 131 (0.89%) Amazon S3
7 102 (0.69%) GitHub
8 101 (0.69%) IaaS
9 89 (0.60%) PaaS
10 57 (0.39%) Force.com
10 57 (0.39%) Office 365
11 48 (0.33%) Amazon ELB
12 45 (0.31%) Heroku
13 43 (0.29%) Amazon SQS
14 34 (0.23%) Route 53
14 34 (0.23%) ElastiCache
15 28 (0.19%) Google Apps
16 26 (0.18%) Joyent
17 24 (0.16%) Google App Engine
18 21 (0.14%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 965 (6.55%) Internet
2 666 (4.52%) HTTP
3 383 (2.60%) TCP/IP
4 247 (1.68%) Firewall
5 234 (1.59%) DNS
6 200 (1.36%) Intranet
7 151 (1.02%) SAN
8 133 (0.90%) VPN
9 127 (0.86%) SSL
10 124 (0.84%) LDAP
11 98 (0.66%) FTP
12 73 (0.50%) LAN
13 64 (0.43%) DHCP
14 59 (0.40%) Reverse Proxy
15 58 (0.39%) AMQP
16 57 (0.39%) Network Security
17 56 (0.38%) WAN
18 55 (0.37%) HTTPS
19 49 (0.33%) SMS
20 46 (0.31%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5017 (34.03%) SQL Server
2 1931 (13.10%) MySQL
3 1330 (9.02%) Relational Database
4 1280 (8.68%) SQL Server 2008
5 851 (5.77%) SQL Server 2005
6 763 (5.18%) NoSQL
7 689 (4.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 636 (4.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 588 (3.99%) SQL Server 2012
10 558 (3.78%) MongoDB
11 524 (3.55%) RDBMS
12 522 (3.54%) Big Data
13 510 (3.46%) Oracle Database
14 324 (2.20%) Data Warehouse
15 312 (2.12%) PostgreSQL
16 252 (1.71%) DB2
17 231 (1.57%) Hadoop
18 207 (1.40%) Oracle Database 11g
19 175 (1.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 132 (0.90%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1378 (9.35%) Visual Studio
2 1265 (8.58%) Subversion
3 1110 (7.53%) Git (software)
4 950 (6.44%) Team Foundation Server
5 937 (6.36%) Maven
6 874 (5.93%) Selenium
7 844 (5.72%) Eclipse
8 828 (5.62%) JUnit
9 662 (4.49%) Jenkins
10 583 (3.95%) Ant
11 542 (3.68%) JIRA
12 509 (3.45%) Cucumber
13 396 (2.69%) NUnit
14 264 (1.79%) Hudson
15 207 (1.40%) SoapUI
16 206 (1.40%) TeamCity
17 200 (1.36%) WebDriver
18 195 (1.32%) SpecFlow
19 169 (1.15%) Mockito
20 165 (1.12%) Xcode
General
1 2367 (16.06%) Finance
2 641 (4.35%) Retail
3 608 (4.12%) Banking
4 497 (3.37%) Telecoms
5 491 (3.33%) Marketing
6 390 (2.65%) Games
7 274 (1.86%) Advertising
8 272 (1.84%) Publishing
9 204 (1.38%) Back Office
10 144 (0.98%) Legal
11 127 (0.86%) Manufacturing
12 118 (0.80%) Law
13 99 (0.67%) Financial Institution
14 92 (0.62%) Investment Banking
15 78 (0.53%) Billing
16 60 (0.41%) French Language
17 57 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
18 53 (0.36%) Automotive
19 47 (0.32%) Front Office
20 38 (0.26%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 9687 (65.71%) Developer
2 2485 (16.86%) .NET Developer
3 2223 (15.08%) Senior Developer
4 2184 (14.81%) Java Developer
5 1707 (11.58%) C# Developer
6 1255 (8.51%) C# .NET Developer
7 1141 (7.74%) Web Developer
8 1138 (7.72%) Analyst
9 968 (6.57%) Software Developer
10 928 (6.29%) Architect
11 704 (4.78%) ASP.NET Developer
12 698 (4.73%) Software Engineer
13 668 (4.53%) Consultant
14 654 (4.44%) Senior Java Developer
15 635 (4.31%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 586 (3.97%) Programmer
17 575 (3.90%) Senior .NET Developer
18 426 (2.89%) PHP Developer
19 351 (2.38%) Lead Developer
20 332 (2.25%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6506 (44.13%) .NET
2 5555 (37.68%) HTML
3 5152 (34.95%) XML
4 4409 (29.91%) CSS
5 4122 (27.96%) ASP.NET
6 3442 (23.35%) jQuery
7 3037 (20.60%) SOAP
8 2590 (17.57%) WCF
9 2133 (14.47%) Spring
10 1955 (13.26%) Ajax
11 1911 (12.96%) REST
12 1770 (12.01%) RESTful
13 1766 (11.98%) HTML5
14 1705 (11.56%) .NET Framework
15 1539 (10.44%) ASP.NET MVC
16 1522 (10.32%) JSON
17 1493 (10.13%) J2EE
18 1404 (9.52%) Hibernate
19 1062 (7.20%) XSLT
20 902 (6.12%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1082 (7.34%) Computer Science
2 1000 (6.78%) Open Source
3 865 (5.87%) Mobile App
4 513 (3.48%) Enterprise Software
5 375 (2.54%) N-Tier
6 347 (2.35%) Client/Server
7 266 (1.80%) Management Information System
8 252 (1.71%) Mathematics
9 242 (1.64%) Social Media
10 197 (1.34%) iPhone
11 195 (1.32%) iPad
12 167 (1.13%) W3C
13 162 (1.10%) Blackberry
14 160 (1.09%) Data Integration
15 147 (1.00%) Replication
16 136 (0.92%) Inversion of Control
17 125 (0.85%) Visualisation
18 110 (0.75%) Digital Media
19 106 (0.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
20 98 (0.66%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 2531 (17.17%) Windows
2 2346 (15.91%) Linux
3 1084 (7.35%) UNIX
4 1046 (7.09%) Android
5 980 (6.65%) Apple iOS
6 264 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 210 (1.42%) Solaris
8 199 (1.35%) CentOS
9 169 (1.15%) Ubuntu
10 154 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 139 (0.94%) Windows Server 2003
12 134 (0.91%) Windows Phone
13 121 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
14 101 (0.69%) Mac OS X
15 89 (0.60%) Debian
16 65 (0.44%) AIX
17 59 (0.40%) Windows 7
18 56 (0.38%) Windows Mobile
18 56 (0.38%) Windows XP
19 41 (0.28%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3595 (24.38%) MVC
2 3357 (22.77%) Agile Software Development
3 2925 (19.84%) TDD
4 2645 (17.94%) OO
5 2349 (15.93%) Scrum
6 1927 (13.07%) SOA
7 1911 (12.96%) Software Engineering
8 1548 (10.50%) E-Commerce
9 1418 (9.62%) Unit Testing
10 1380 (9.36%) Continuous Integration
11 1295 (8.78%) Web Development
12 1114 (7.56%) BDD
13 925 (6.27%) OOP
14 923 (6.26%) UML
15 645 (4.37%) iOS Development
16 642 (4.35%) Project Management
17 600 (4.07%) OOD
18 598 (4.06%) CRM
19 582 (3.95%) Android Development
20 571 (3.87%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 6172 (41.86%) SQL
2 5871 (39.82%) JavaScript
3 5830 (39.54%) C#
4 5262 (35.69%) Java
5 1530 (10.38%) PHP
6 1439 (9.76%) T-SQL
7 995 (6.75%) VB.NET
8 797 (5.41%) Python
9 748 (5.07%) Ruby
10 697 (4.73%) C++
11 472 (3.20%) C
12 458 (3.11%) VB
13 444 (3.01%) PL/SQL
14 430 (2.92%) Objective-C
15 413 (2.80%) Perl
16 261 (1.77%) PHP5
17 256 (1.74%) Bash Shell
18 254 (1.72%) PowerShell
19 245 (1.66%) Groovy
20 219 (1.49%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2387 (16.19%) Degree
2 321 (2.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 275 (1.87%) Security Cleared
4 193 (1.31%) ISEB
5 140 (0.95%) SC Cleared
6 121 (0.82%) MCP
7 96 (0.65%) MCSD
8 89 (0.60%) Sun Certification
9 76 (0.52%) MCSE
10 70 (0.47%) ISTQB
11 67 (0.45%) MCTS
12 66 (0.45%) CTC Cleared
13 56 (0.38%) PhD
14 50 (0.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 47 (0.32%) MCITP
16 45 (0.31%) MCAD
17 41 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
18 34 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
19 32 (0.22%) HND
20 31 (0.21%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 860 (5.83%) QA
2 168 (1.14%) SLA
3 164 (1.11%) ISO 9001
4 73 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 71 (0.48%) PCI DSS
6 49 (0.33%) Data Quality
7 43 (0.29%) HL7
8 40 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 39 (0.26%) WAI
10 35 (0.24%) ISO 8583
11 31 (0.21%) JSP 440
12 19 (0.13%) WCAG
13 15 (0.10%) EMIR
13 15 (0.10%) Dodd-Frank
13 15 (0.10%) UCITS
14 6 (0.041%) TickIT
15 5 (0.034%) ISO 14001
16 4 (0.027%) Basel II
16 4 (0.027%) COBIT
16 4 (0.027%) Basel III
System Software
1 312 (2.12%) Active Directory
2 213 (1.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 117 (0.79%) Hyper-V
4 89 (0.60%) Varnish
5 69 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
6 66 (0.45%) KVM
7 47 (0.32%) vSphere
8 40 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
9 34 (0.23%) HDFS
10 28 (0.19%) vCloud
11 27 (0.18%) Xen
12 25 (0.17%) VMware ESX
13 22 (0.15%) XenApp
14 18 (0.12%) Apache Flume
14 18 (0.12%) Docker
15 17 (0.12%) XenDesktop
16 15 (0.10%) Squid
17 12 (0.081%) VirtualBox
18 11 (0.075%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 11 (0.075%) Snort
Systems Management
1 470 (3.19%) Puppet
2 420 (2.85%) Opscode Chef
3 152 (1.03%) Nagios
4 115 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
5 73 (0.50%) ZABBIX
6 60 (0.41%) Ansible
7 56 (0.38%) Vagrant
8 55 (0.37%) Salt
9 48 (0.33%) SCOM
10 47 (0.32%) SCCM
11 41 (0.28%) HAProxy
12 35 (0.24%) Cacti
13 30 (0.20%) OpenView
14 29 (0.20%) Munin
14 29 (0.20%) logstash
15 27 (0.18%) Oracle Identity Manager
16 25 (0.17%) Zenoss
17 23 (0.16%) MOM
17 23 (0.16%) Oracle Identity Management
18 22 (0.15%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 3324 (22.55%) Microsoft
2 2415 (16.38%) Oracle
3 677 (4.59%) JBoss
4 488 (3.31%) Google
5 347 (2.35%) VMware
6 292 (1.98%) Zend
7 284 (1.93%) IBM
8 260 (1.76%) Red Hat
9 258 (1.75%) SAP
10 221 (1.50%) Adobe
10 221 (1.50%) HP
11 216 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
12 199 (1.35%) Twitter
13 181 (1.23%) Sitecore
14 176 (1.19%) Facebook
15 122 (0.83%) Cisco
16 111 (0.75%) TIBCO
17 109 (0.74%) hybris
18 107 (0.73%) Rackspace
18 107 (0.73%) Apple
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