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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 32 31 35
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 6827 7548 6648
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.13% 6.23% 5.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.31% 15.50% 14.85%
Number of salaries quoted 5650 6219 5740
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £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
41846 48688 44770
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.60% 40.21% 40.31%
Number of salaries quoted 35608 40962 38965
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 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 21 April 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 21 April 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 -2 6350 £45,000 - 902
London -1 2625 £55,000 +4.76% 321
South East -2 1442 £45,000 - 156
City of London -12 486 £55,000 +4.76% 86
North West +14 468 £40,000 +9.58% 102
South West +2 423 £37,500 +7.14% 70
Yorkshire -14 420 £40,000 +11.11% 67
East of England -21 396 £45,000 +4.65% 77
Surrey -4 341 £50,000 +5.26% 32
Manchester +12 291 £40,000 +6.66% 49
West Midlands +6 284 £40,000 +5.26% 45
Berkshire -1 279 £50,500 +12.22% 33
East Midlands +7 254 £42,500 +13.33% 37
Scotland +29 236 £45,000 +11.11% 29
West Yorkshire -17 227 £40,000 +14.28% 47
East Sussex +23 181 £42,500 +21.42% 8
Brighton +20 156 £42,500 +19.71% 4
Hampshire -27 146 £41,500 -1.19% 23
West Sussex -3 140 £45,000 +5.88% 6
Cambridgeshire +12 134 £44,500 +3.48% 20
Cheshire +22 131 £42,500 +13.33% 37
Bristol -2 127 £37,500 +10.29% 25
Leeds -19 127 £40,000 +14.28% 26
Oxfordshire 0 123 £45,000 - 32
Buckinghamshire -1 114 £39,000 -2.50% 11
Hertfordshire -30 112 £50,000 +13.63% 24
Glasgow +30 109 £45,000 - 9
Reading -1 109 £52,500 +5.00% 18
South Yorkshire -2 95 £40,000 +23.07% 10
Kent +13 94 £42,500 +3.65% 9

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 5529 (42.63%) Agile Software Development
2 5360 (41.33%) .NET
3 5321 (41.03%) JavaScript
4 4966 (38.29%) SQL
5 4885 (37.66%) C#
6 4860 (37.47%) Java
7 4743 (36.57%) HTML
8 4150 (32.00%) XML
9 4129 (31.84%) SQL Server
10 3963 (30.56%) CSS
11 3509 (27.05%) MVC
12 3310 (25.52%) ASP.NET
13 2940 (22.67%) jQuery
14 2632 (20.29%) TDD
15 2507 (19.33%) OO
16 2408 (18.57%) Finance
17 2380 (18.35%) Microsoft
18 2369 (18.27%) SOAP
19 2161 (16.66%) Linux
20 2138 (16.48%) Oracle
21 2098 (16.18%) Degree
22 2082 (16.05%) Windows
23 2069 (15.95%) REST
24 1978 (15.25%) Scrum
25 1912 (14.74%) Spring
26 1888 (14.56%) WCF
27 1800 (13.88%) HTML5
28 1755 (13.53%) RESTful
29 1746 (13.46%) Amazon AWS
30 1715 (13.22%) Software Engineering

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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
1 909 (7.01%) Tomcat
2 877 (6.76%) Apache
3 763 (5.88%) IIS
4 630 (4.86%) JBoss
5 547 (4.22%) WebSphere
6 506 (3.90%) Node.js
7 503 (3.88%) SharePoint
8 458 (3.53%) CMS
9 437 (3.37%) WebLogic
10 243 (1.87%) BizTalk Server
11 217 (1.67%) nginx
12 199 (1.53%) Drupal
13 161 (1.24%) WebSphere Application Server
14 139 (1.07%) Apache Solr
15 134 (1.03%) Oracle Service Bus
16 131 (1.01%) Umbraco
17 127 (0.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 116 (0.89%) WordPress
19 115 (0.89%) NServiceBus
20 105 (0.81%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1038 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 149 (1.15%) MS Office
3 91 (0.70%) Photoshop
4 76 (0.59%) MS Visio
5 37 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
6 29 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
7 27 (0.21%) InfoPath
8 22 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 20 (0.15%) MS Project
10 17 (0.13%) SPSS
11 15 (0.12%) Fireworks
12 11 (0.085%) Mingle
13 10 (0.077%) AutoCAD
14 8 (0.062%) PowerPivot
15 5 (0.039%) FastStats
16 3 (0.023%) Spreadsheet
16 3 (0.023%) XMetaL
17 2 (0.015%) HipChat
18 1 (0.008%) ProjectWise
18 1 (0.008%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 245 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 89 (0.69%) Oracle BPM
3 51 (0.39%) Magento
4 36 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
5 35 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 35 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
6 29 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
7 25 (0.19%) Google Analytics
8 21 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
9 17 (0.13%) assyst
9 17 (0.13%) Oracle General Ledger
9 17 (0.13%) Oracle Payables
10 15 (0.12%) BusinessWorks
11 14 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
12 12 (0.093%) Oracle 11i
12 12 (0.093%) Tridion
12 12 (0.093%) JDE EnterpriseOne
12 12 (0.093%) Oracle Receivables
13 11 (0.085%) SAP SRM
14 9 (0.069%) Changepoint
Cloud Services
1 1746 (13.46%) Amazon AWS
2 527 (4.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 352 (2.71%) SaaS
4 257 (1.98%) Amazon EC2
5 247 (1.90%) Cloud Computing
6 188 (1.45%) Amazon S3
7 155 (1.20%) PaaS
8 107 (0.82%) IaaS
9 99 (0.76%) Office 365
10 88 (0.68%) GitHub
11 72 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
12 44 (0.34%) AWS CloudFormation
13 39 (0.30%) Force.com
14 38 (0.29%) Heroku
14 38 (0.29%) Amazon SQS
14 38 (0.29%) Route 53
15 37 (0.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 33 (0.25%) Amazon ELB
17 29 (0.22%) Amazon EMR
18 27 (0.21%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 633 (4.88%) Internet
2 592 (4.56%) HTTP
3 361 (2.78%) TCP/IP
4 323 (2.49%) DNS
5 283 (2.18%) Firewall
6 195 (1.50%) SSL
7 144 (1.11%) VPN
8 125 (0.96%) LDAP
9 124 (0.96%) SAN
10 104 (0.80%) DHCP
11 96 (0.74%) FTP
12 80 (0.62%) LAN
12 80 (0.62%) Intranet
13 79 (0.61%) WAN
14 65 (0.50%) Broadband
14 65 (0.50%) VLAN
15 63 (0.49%) Network Security
16 53 (0.41%) SSH
17 46 (0.35%) Ethernet
17 46 (0.35%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4129 (31.84%) SQL Server
2 1542 (11.89%) MySQL
3 1091 (8.41%) Relational Database
4 848 (6.54%) SQL Server 2008
5 785 (6.05%) NoSQL
6 574 (4.43%) MongoDB
7 505 (3.89%) Oracle Database
8 487 (3.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 476 (3.67%) RDBMS
10 469 (3.62%) SQL Server 2012
11 468 (3.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 451 (3.48%) SQL Server 2005
13 441 (3.40%) Big Data
14 289 (2.23%) PostgreSQL
15 287 (2.21%) Data Warehouse
16 226 (1.74%) DB2
17 217 (1.67%) Hadoop
18 188 (1.45%) Oracle Database 11g
19 174 (1.34%) Redis
20 173 (1.33%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 1691 (13.04%) Git (software)
2 1163 (8.97%) Subversion
3 1086 (8.37%) Visual Studio
4 866 (6.68%) Maven
5 836 (6.45%) Jenkins
6 791 (6.10%) Eclipse
7 747 (5.76%) Team Foundation Server
8 709 (5.47%) JUnit
9 600 (4.63%) Selenium
10 480 (3.70%) JIRA
11 466 (3.59%) Ant
12 347 (2.68%) NUnit
13 276 (2.13%) Cucumber
14 245 (1.89%) TeamCity
15 209 (1.61%) SoapUI
16 203 (1.57%) WebDriver
17 176 (1.36%) SpecFlow
18 175 (1.35%) Mockito
19 173 (1.33%) JMeter
20 158 (1.22%) Xcode
General
1 2408 (18.57%) Finance
2 662 (5.10%) Banking
3 620 (4.78%) Marketing
4 578 (4.46%) Retail
5 547 (4.22%) Telecoms
6 359 (2.77%) Advertising
7 263 (2.03%) Games
8 181 (1.40%) Back Office
9 125 (0.96%) Investment Banking
10 120 (0.93%) Publishing
11 109 (0.84%) Legal
12 97 (0.75%) Front Office
13 83 (0.64%) Billing
14 82 (0.63%) Manufacturing
15 74 (0.57%) Financial Institution
16 64 (0.49%) Law
17 62 (0.48%) Automotive
18 53 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
19 48 (0.37%) Electronics
20 38 (0.29%) French Language
Job Titles
1 8246 (63.58%) Developer
2 1979 (15.26%) Java Developer
3 1827 (14.09%) .NET Developer
4 1793 (13.82%) Senior Developer
5 1355 (10.45%) C# Developer
6 976 (7.53%) Web Developer
7 962 (7.42%) Architect
8 953 (7.35%) C# .NET Developer
9 779 (6.01%) Software Developer
10 722 (5.57%) Analyst
11 598 (4.61%) Software Engineer
12 540 (4.16%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 535 (4.12%) Senior Java Developer
14 507 (3.91%) ASP.NET Developer
15 464 (3.58%) PHP Developer
16 394 (3.04%) Consultant
17 385 (2.97%) Lead Developer
18 358 (2.76%) Senior .NET Developer
19 335 (2.58%) Solutions Architect
20 300 (2.31%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5360 (41.33%) .NET
2 4743 (36.57%) HTML
3 4150 (32.00%) XML
4 3963 (30.56%) CSS
5 3310 (25.52%) ASP.NET
6 2940 (22.67%) jQuery
7 2369 (18.27%) SOAP
8 2069 (15.95%) REST
9 1912 (14.74%) Spring
10 1888 (14.56%) WCF
11 1800 (13.88%) HTML5
12 1755 (13.53%) RESTful
13 1596 (12.31%) .NET Framework
14 1487 (11.46%) Ajax
15 1443 (11.13%) J2EE
16 1372 (10.58%) JSON
17 1304 (10.05%) ASP.NET MVC
18 1185 (9.14%) Hibernate
19 1002 (7.73%) AngularJS
20 961 (7.41%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1180 (9.10%) Computer Science
2 1091 (8.41%) Analytical Skills
3 894 (6.89%) Mobile App
4 806 (6.21%) Open Source
5 633 (4.88%) User Experience
6 531 (4.09%) Enterprise Software
7 314 (2.42%) Client/Server
8 299 (2.31%) N-Tier
9 247 (1.90%) Management Information System
10 228 (1.76%) Mathematics
11 221 (1.70%) Social Media
12 206 (1.59%) Data Structures
13 173 (1.33%) iPad
14 160 (1.23%) Algorithms
15 157 (1.21%) Clustering
16 154 (1.19%) iPhone
17 148 (1.14%) Visualisation
18 128 (0.99%) Data Integration
19 125 (0.96%) Mainframe
20 117 (0.90%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2161 (16.66%) Linux
2 2082 (16.05%) Windows
3 963 (7.42%) UNIX
4 899 (6.93%) Android
5 804 (6.20%) Apple iOS
6 197 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 192 (1.48%) CentOS
8 175 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 143 (1.10%) Windows Server 2012
10 139 (1.07%) Ubuntu
11 129 (0.99%) Solaris
12 89 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
13 86 (0.66%) Windows 7
14 79 (0.61%) Windows Phone
15 65 (0.50%) Debian
16 60 (0.46%) Mac OS X
17 59 (0.45%) AIX
18 56 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
19 41 (0.32%) Windows 8
20 35 (0.27%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5529 (42.63%) Agile Software Development
2 3509 (27.05%) MVC
3 2632 (20.29%) TDD
4 2507 (19.33%) OO
5 1978 (15.25%) Scrum
6 1715 (13.22%) Software Engineering
7 1488 (11.47%) Continuous Integration
8 1321 (10.19%) SOA
9 1251 (9.65%) E-Commerce
10 1134 (8.74%) Unit Testing
11 994 (7.66%) BDD
12 888 (6.85%) Web Development
13 872 (6.72%) OOP
14 815 (6.28%) Mentoring
15 660 (5.09%) Project Management
16 594 (4.58%) Multithreading
17 590 (4.55%) CRM
18 584 (4.50%) UML
19 573 (4.42%) DevOps
20 539 (4.16%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 5321 (41.03%) JavaScript
2 4966 (38.29%) SQL
3 4885 (37.66%) C#
4 4860 (37.47%) Java
5 1389 (10.71%) PHP
6 1079 (8.32%) T-SQL
7 909 (7.01%) Python
8 762 (5.88%) VB.NET
9 690 (5.32%) C++
10 584 (4.50%) Ruby
11 398 (3.07%) PL/SQL
12 394 (3.04%) VB
13 390 (3.01%) Perl
14 369 (2.85%) Objective-C
15 340 (2.62%) Bash Shell
16 316 (2.44%) C
17 283 (2.18%) Scala
18 228 (1.76%) Shell Script
19 215 (1.66%) PowerShell
20 203 (1.57%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2098 (16.18%) Degree
2 231 (1.78%) Security Cleared
3 226 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
4 152 (1.17%) SC Cleared
5 123 (0.95%) ISEB
6 104 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
7 85 (0.66%) Sun Certification
7 85 (0.66%) ISTQB
8 65 (0.50%) DV Cleared
9 60 (0.46%) MCSE
10 51 (0.39%) MCP
10 51 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 39 (0.30%) MCSD
12 32 (0.25%) Cisco Certification
13 30 (0.23%) OCPJP
14 29 (0.22%) CCNA
14 29 (0.22%) CISSP
15 28 (0.22%) Oracle Certification
16 26 (0.20%) PMI Certification
17 25 (0.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 863 (6.65%) QA
2 161 (1.24%) SLA
3 51 (0.39%) ISO 9001
4 43 (0.33%) PCI DSS
5 32 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 32 (0.25%) ISO 8583
6 31 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 30 (0.23%) HL7
8 19 (0.15%) WAI
9 11 (0.085%) RosettaNet
10 10 (0.077%) Data Quality
11 6 (0.046%) FATCA
12 3 (0.023%) JSP 440
13 2 (0.015%) ISO 9000
13 2 (0.015%) SNOMED CT
13 2 (0.015%) COBIT
13 2 (0.015%) Basel II
14 1 (0.008%) GxP
14 1 (0.008%) Solvency II
System Software
1 302 (2.33%) Active Directory
2 255 (1.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 71 (0.55%) Docker
4 61 (0.47%) Hyper-V
5 56 (0.43%) vSphere
5 56 (0.43%) Varnish
6 44 (0.34%) KVM
7 39 (0.30%) XenApp
7 39 (0.30%) VMware ESX
8 34 (0.26%) Xen
9 25 (0.19%) XenDesktop
10 22 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
11 21 (0.16%) iptables
12 17 (0.13%) Apache Flume
12 17 (0.13%) Oracle RAC
12 17 (0.13%) Firmware
12 17 (0.13%) Terminal Services
13 16 (0.12%) VirtualBox
14 15 (0.12%) NFS
15 14 (0.11%) Openswan
Systems Management
1 461 (3.55%) Puppet
2 407 (3.14%) Opscode Chef
3 184 (1.42%) Nagios
4 110 (0.85%) Ansible
5 63 (0.49%) SCCM
6 60 (0.46%) Vagrant
7 56 (0.43%) SCOM
8 54 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
9 47 (0.36%) Graphite
10 33 (0.25%) Salt
10 33 (0.25%) logstash
10 33 (0.25%) Cacti
11 26 (0.20%) Tivoli
11 26 (0.20%) collectd
12 23 (0.18%) Munin
13 22 (0.17%) HAProxy
13 22 (0.17%) ZABBIX
14 21 (0.16%) Ganglia
15 20 (0.15%) WebSphere Cast Iron
16 19 (0.15%) OpenView
Vendors
1 2380 (18.35%) Microsoft
2 2138 (16.48%) Oracle
3 409 (3.15%) IBM
4 383 (2.95%) Google
5 360 (2.78%) VMware
6 246 (1.90%) Red Hat
7 233 (1.80%) Salesforce.com
8 221 (1.70%) SAP
9 214 (1.65%) Zend
10 181 (1.40%) HP
11 172 (1.33%) Cisco
12 129 (0.99%) Sybase
12 129 (0.99%) Citrix
13 128 (0.99%) Sitecore
14 127 (0.98%) Facebook
15 123 (0.95%) hybris
15 123 (0.95%) Apple
16 121 (0.93%) Twitter
17 120 (0.93%) Rackspace
18 113 (0.87%) Adobe
London
Workday
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Posted: 5 hours ago
Cheshire
HW Search & Selection
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Warwick, Warwickshire
Oodles Jobs Limited
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Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Limited
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Bradford, Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
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Flintshire
Head Resourcing Ltd
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Hays IT
Salary: benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Yorkshire
Integral-Talent
Salary: To £45k + Car Allow £6k + Bens
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Experis IT
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Leicester, Leicestershire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Excellent Benefits
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London
Henderson Scott
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London
Henderson Scott
Posted: 5 hours ago
Angus
Quindell Resourcing Limited
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Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: Benefits + Pension + Bonus
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Computer Futures - North (Permanent)
Salary: Competitive
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Salary: bonus, Benefits, shares
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Salary: competitive
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Salary: Benefits
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