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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 33 35 38
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 6946 6190 6543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.01% 5.77% 5.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.82% 14.61% 13.77%
Number of salaries quoted 5791 5399 5705
Average salary £45,000 £43,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

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
43909 42375 47512
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.98% 39.47% 40.58%
Number of salaries quoted 36901 36766 41779
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
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 2 September 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 2 September 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
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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 6588 £45,000 - 894
London -5 2752 £52,500 +5.00% 332
South East +7 1557 £42,500 - 163
City of London +1 597 £52,500 - 91
North West -1 534 £37,500 +7.14% 130
Surrey +5 453 £45,000 +5.88% 39
Yorkshire -1 442 £37,500 +7.14% 74
East of England -10 395 £45,000 +12.50% 69
South West +8 365 £37,500 +7.14% 60
West Midlands +34 326 £37,500 +4.16% 32
Manchester +3 319 £40,000 +11.11% 79
West Yorkshire -9 271 £37,500 +7.14% 43
Berkshire +13 263 £45,000 +12.50% 21
Hampshire -7 237 £40,000 -11.11% 39
East Midlands +3 204 £39,000 +11.42% 24
Oxfordshire +31 174 £50,000 +33.33% 20
Scotland +6 172 £40,000 +3.89% 25
Leeds -28 158 £40,000 +11.11% 16
Cheshire +7 142 £35,000 +2.94% 27
Hertfordshire -10 142 £47,750 +19.37% 14
Bristol +19 138 £38,750 +13.97% 20
Birmingham +36 132 £37,500 +7.14% 9
Buckinghamshire +11 131 £38,500 -3.75% 14
Reading +26 124 £52,500 +31.25% 12
East Sussex -7 119 £37,500 -6.25% 6
Brighton -9 107 £40,000 - 4
Cambridgeshire -8 106 £45,000 +12.50% 27
West Sussex +41 105 £45,000 +20.00% 10
Wiltshire +10 97 £38,000 +5.55% 14
South Yorkshire +26 92 £36,000 +14.28% 14

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 6244 (43.30%) .NET
2 5993 (41.56%) SQL
3 5828 (40.42%) JavaScript
4 5657 (39.23%) C#
5 5540 (38.42%) HTML
6 5006 (34.72%) XML
7 4997 (34.66%) Java
8 4875 (33.81%) SQL Server
9 4410 (30.58%) CSS
10 4015 (27.85%) ASP.NET
11 3560 (24.69%) MVC
12 3338 (23.15%) jQuery
13 3238 (22.46%) Microsoft
14 3224 (22.36%) Agile Software Development
15 2962 (20.54%) SOAP
16 2775 (19.25%) TDD
17 2530 (17.55%) OO
18 2500 (17.34%) WCF
19 2449 (16.98%) Windows
20 2345 (16.26%) Linux
21 2303 (15.97%) Oracle
22 2277 (15.79%) Degree
23 2264 (15.70%) Finance
24 2233 (15.49%) Scrum
25 1993 (13.82%) Spring
26 1916 (13.29%) MySQL
27 1893 (13.13%) REST
28 1871 (12.98%) Ajax
29 1850 (12.83%) SOA
30 1829 (12.68%) Software Engineering

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 1096 (7.60%) Apache
2 1091 (7.57%) IIS
3 1072 (7.43%) Tomcat
4 761 (5.28%) SharePoint
5 615 (4.27%) CMS
6 500 (3.47%) WebSphere
7 465 (3.22%) Node.js
8 348 (2.41%) WebLogic
9 282 (1.96%) BizTalk Server
10 274 (1.90%) Drupal
11 232 (1.61%) nginx
11 232 (1.61%) Apache Solr
12 193 (1.34%) Umbraco
13 173 (1.20%) WordPress
14 157 (1.09%) WebSphere Application Server
15 150 (1.04%) Sitecore CMS
16 121 (0.84%) SharePoint 2010
17 114 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
18 113 (0.78%) Confluence
19 106 (0.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1290 (8.95%) MS Excel
2 201 (1.39%) Photoshop
3 198 (1.37%) MS Office
4 62 (0.43%) MS Visio
5 43 (0.30%) MS Project
6 41 (0.28%) Fireworks
7 40 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
8 22 (0.15%) InfoPath
9 15 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
10 13 (0.090%) SPSS
11 9 (0.062%) Mingle
12 7 (0.049%) ArcView
13 5 (0.035%) Spreadsheet
13 5 (0.035%) PowerPivot
14 4 (0.028%) AutoCAD
15 2 (0.014%) Adobe After Effects
15 2 (0.014%) OmniGraffle
15 2 (0.014%) Final Cut Pro
16 1 (0.007%) 3ds Max
16 1 (0.007%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 254 (1.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 134 (0.93%) Magento
3 73 (0.51%) Oracle BPM
4 54 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
5 45 (0.31%) Google Analytics
6 43 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
7 37 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 33 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
9 21 (0.15%) osCommerce
9 21 (0.15%) Shopify
10 20 (0.14%) SAP FI/CO
10 20 (0.14%) SAP CO
10 20 (0.14%) SAP FI
11 17 (0.12%) WebTrends
11 17 (0.12%) Oracle ERP
12 16 (0.11%) Markit EDM
13 14 (0.097%) SAP GRC
14 13 (0.090%) JDE OneWorld
15 12 (0.083%) Oracle EBS
15 12 (0.083%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 1565 (10.85%) Amazon AWS
2 512 (3.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 509 (3.53%) SaaS
4 255 (1.77%) Amazon EC2
5 230 (1.60%) Cloud Computing
6 132 (0.92%) Amazon S3
7 128 (0.89%) GitHub
8 112 (0.78%) IaaS
9 107 (0.74%) PaaS
10 52 (0.36%) Office 365
10 52 (0.36%) Amazon ELB
11 49 (0.34%) Amazon SQS
11 49 (0.34%) Force.com
12 47 (0.33%) Heroku
13 42 (0.29%) Trello
14 39 (0.27%) ElastiCache
14 39 (0.27%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 33 (0.23%) Route 53
16 30 (0.21%) Google Apps
17 26 (0.18%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 913 (6.33%) Internet
2 693 (4.81%) HTTP
3 420 (2.91%) TCP/IP
4 251 (1.74%) Firewall
5 247 (1.71%) DNS
6 178 (1.23%) Intranet
7 152 (1.05%) SAN
8 139 (0.96%) VPN
9 128 (0.89%) SSL
10 125 (0.87%) LDAP
11 93 (0.64%) FTP
12 84 (0.58%) LAN
13 79 (0.55%) Network Security
14 77 (0.53%) DHCP
15 73 (0.51%) WAN
16 64 (0.44%) AMQP
17 60 (0.42%) SNMP
18 53 (0.37%) SMTP
19 48 (0.33%) SSH
20 46 (0.32%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4875 (33.81%) SQL Server
2 1916 (13.29%) MySQL
3 1314 (9.11%) Relational Database
4 1225 (8.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 771 (5.35%) NoSQL
6 752 (5.22%) SQL Server 2005
7 660 (4.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 637 (4.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 581 (4.03%) SQL Server 2012
10 558 (3.87%) MongoDB
11 531 (3.68%) Big Data
12 489 (3.39%) RDBMS
13 488 (3.38%) Oracle Database
14 323 (2.24%) PostgreSQL
15 290 (2.01%) Data Warehouse
16 219 (1.52%) DB2
17 211 (1.46%) Hadoop
18 198 (1.37%) Oracle Database 11g
19 161 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 130 (0.90%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 1325 (9.19%) Visual Studio
2 1215 (8.43%) Subversion
3 1121 (7.77%) Git (software)
4 963 (6.68%) Team Foundation Server
5 878 (6.09%) Selenium
6 832 (5.77%) Maven
7 803 (5.57%) JUnit
8 753 (5.22%) Eclipse
9 630 (4.37%) Jenkins
10 531 (3.68%) JIRA
11 494 (3.43%) Ant
12 484 (3.36%) Cucumber
13 413 (2.86%) NUnit
14 264 (1.83%) TeamCity
15 237 (1.64%) Hudson
16 198 (1.37%) WebDriver
17 192 (1.33%) SpecFlow
18 177 (1.23%) SoapUI
18 177 (1.23%) Mockito
19 175 (1.21%) Xcode
General
1 2264 (15.70%) Finance
2 684 (4.74%) Retail
3 611 (4.24%) Banking
4 499 (3.46%) Marketing
5 469 (3.25%) Telecoms
6 361 (2.50%) Games
7 283 (1.96%) Advertising
8 255 (1.77%) Publishing
9 179 (1.24%) Back Office
10 144 (1.00%) Legal
11 134 (0.93%) Manufacturing
12 124 (0.86%) Law
13 95 (0.66%) Financial Institution
14 86 (0.60%) Investment Banking
15 84 (0.58%) French Language
16 77 (0.53%) Billing
17 74 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
18 57 (0.40%) Retail Banking
19 55 (0.38%) Automotive
20 43 (0.30%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 9424 (65.36%) Developer
2 2404 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 2143 (14.86%) Senior Developer
4 1980 (13.73%) Java Developer
5 1663 (11.53%) C# Developer
6 1211 (8.40%) C# .NET Developer
7 1189 (8.25%) Web Developer
8 1136 (7.88%) Analyst
9 925 (6.42%) Architect
10 901 (6.25%) Software Developer
11 688 (4.77%) ASP.NET Developer
12 655 (4.54%) Consultant
13 626 (4.34%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 624 (4.33%) Software Engineer
15 566 (3.93%) Senior Java Developer
16 556 (3.86%) Programmer
17 523 (3.63%) Senior .NET Developer
18 457 (3.17%) PHP Developer
19 369 (2.56%) Lead Developer
20 350 (2.43%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6244 (43.30%) .NET
2 5540 (38.42%) HTML
3 5006 (34.72%) XML
4 4410 (30.58%) CSS
5 4015 (27.85%) ASP.NET
6 3338 (23.15%) jQuery
7 2962 (20.54%) SOAP
8 2500 (17.34%) WCF
9 1993 (13.82%) Spring
10 1893 (13.13%) REST
11 1871 (12.98%) Ajax
12 1768 (12.26%) HTML5
13 1739 (12.06%) RESTful
14 1714 (11.89%) .NET Framework
15 1500 (10.40%) ASP.NET MVC
16 1497 (10.38%) JSON
17 1377 (9.55%) J2EE
18 1299 (9.01%) Hibernate
19 981 (6.80%) XSLT
20 888 (6.16%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1043 (7.23%) Computer Science
2 957 (6.64%) Open Source
3 844 (5.85%) Mobile App
4 469 (3.25%) Enterprise Software
5 353 (2.45%) Client/Server
6 342 (2.37%) N-Tier
7 243 (1.69%) Management Information System
8 228 (1.58%) Mathematics
9 227 (1.57%) Social Media
10 215 (1.49%) iPad
11 213 (1.48%) iPhone
12 155 (1.07%) W3C
13 152 (1.05%) Data Integration
14 151 (1.05%) Replication
15 128 (0.89%) Visualisation
16 110 (0.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 109 (0.76%) Inversion of Control
18 107 (0.74%) RIA
19 106 (0.74%) Blackberry
20 101 (0.70%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2449 (16.98%) Windows
2 2345 (16.26%) Linux
3 1090 (7.56%) UNIX
4 1021 (7.08%) Android
5 965 (6.69%) Apple iOS
6 249 (1.73%) Windows Server 2008
7 201 (1.39%) Solaris
8 190 (1.32%) CentOS
9 180 (1.25%) Ubuntu
10 164 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 151 (1.05%) Windows Server 2003
12 143 (0.99%) Windows Phone
13 137 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
14 120 (0.83%) Debian
15 104 (0.72%) Mac OS X
16 74 (0.51%) AIX
17 56 (0.39%) Windows 7
18 49 (0.34%) Windows XP
19 47 (0.33%) Windows Mobile
20 46 (0.32%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3560 (24.69%) MVC
2 3224 (22.36%) Agile Software Development
3 2775 (19.25%) TDD
4 2530 (17.55%) OO
5 2233 (15.49%) Scrum
6 1850 (12.83%) SOA
7 1829 (12.68%) Software Engineering
8 1597 (11.08%) E-Commerce
9 1379 (9.56%) Continuous Integration
10 1344 (9.32%) Unit Testing
11 1251 (8.68%) Web Development
12 1045 (7.25%) BDD
13 915 (6.35%) OOP
14 882 (6.12%) Mentoring
15 829 (5.75%) UML
16 674 (4.67%) Project Management
17 641 (4.45%) iOS Development
18 601 (4.17%) Android Development
19 586 (4.06%) CRM
19 586 (4.06%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 5993 (41.56%) SQL
2 5828 (40.42%) JavaScript
3 5657 (39.23%) C#
4 4997 (34.66%) Java
5 1527 (10.59%) PHP
6 1434 (9.95%) T-SQL
7 961 (6.66%) VB.NET
8 772 (5.35%) Python
9 705 (4.89%) Ruby
10 677 (4.70%) C++
11 467 (3.24%) VB
12 459 (3.18%) C
12 459 (3.18%) Objective-C
13 407 (2.82%) PL/SQL
14 405 (2.81%) Perl
15 260 (1.80%) Bash Shell
16 240 (1.66%) PHP5
17 233 (1.62%) PowerShell
18 208 (1.44%) Groovy
19 201 (1.39%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2277 (15.79%) Degree
2 291 (2.02%) Microsoft Certification
3 271 (1.88%) Security Cleared
4 228 (1.58%) ISEB
5 138 (0.96%) SC Cleared
6 91 (0.63%) MCP
7 79 (0.55%) MCSD
8 77 (0.53%) Sun Certification
9 74 (0.51%) MCSE
10 65 (0.45%) PhD
10 65 (0.45%) ISTQB
11 57 (0.40%) MCTS
11 57 (0.40%) MCITP
12 56 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 55 (0.38%) CTC Cleared
14 43 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
15 42 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
16 36 (0.25%) CCNA
17 34 (0.24%) MCAD
18 33 (0.23%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 852 (5.91%) QA
2 170 (1.18%) SLA
3 150 (1.04%) ISO 9001
4 77 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 72 (0.50%) PCI DSS
6 43 (0.30%) WAI
7 39 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 36 (0.25%) ISO 8583
8 36 (0.25%) Data Quality
9 33 (0.23%) HL7
9 33 (0.23%) JSP 440
10 29 (0.20%) WCAG
11 16 (0.11%) EMIR
11 16 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
11 16 (0.11%) UCITS
12 7 (0.049%) COBIT
13 4 (0.028%) Basel II
13 4 (0.028%) GLP
13 4 (0.028%) COREP
13 4 (0.028%) CRD IV
System Software
1 282 (1.96%) Active Directory
2 231 (1.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 91 (0.63%) Hyper-V
4 86 (0.60%) Varnish
5 60 (0.42%) vSphere
6 54 (0.37%) KVM
7 52 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
8 44 (0.31%) Xen
9 40 (0.28%) HDFS
10 38 (0.26%) Oracle RAC
11 35 (0.24%) VMware ESX
12 26 (0.18%) vCloud
13 25 (0.17%) Docker
14 16 (0.11%) Apache Flume
14 16 (0.11%) XenApp
15 13 (0.090%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 13 (0.090%) Snort
15 13 (0.090%) XenDesktop
16 10 (0.069%) VirtualBox
17 9 (0.062%) Squid
Systems Management
1 478 (3.32%) Puppet
2 423 (2.93%) Opscode Chef
3 142 (0.98%) Nagios
4 114 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
5 71 (0.49%) ZABBIX
6 68 (0.47%) Ansible
7 64 (0.44%) Salt
8 54 (0.37%) Vagrant
9 43 (0.30%) SCOM
10 33 (0.23%) HAProxy
11 30 (0.21%) Cacti
12 28 (0.19%) Munin
12 28 (0.19%) logstash
13 27 (0.19%) Oracle Identity Manager
14 25 (0.17%) SCCM
14 25 (0.17%) Zenoss
14 25 (0.17%) OpenView
15 23 (0.16%) Ganglia
15 23 (0.16%) Oracle Identity Management
16 20 (0.14%) MOM
Vendors
1 3238 (22.46%) Microsoft
2 2303 (15.97%) Oracle
3 595 (4.13%) JBoss
4 486 (3.37%) Google
5 360 (2.50%) VMware
6 296 (2.05%) SAP
7 278 (1.93%) Zend
8 274 (1.90%) IBM
9 244 (1.69%) Red Hat
10 233 (1.62%) Adobe
11 219 (1.52%) HP
12 212 (1.47%) Twitter
13 195 (1.35%) Facebook
14 193 (1.34%) Salesforce.com
15 184 (1.28%) Sitecore
16 128 (0.89%) Cisco
17 126 (0.87%) Rackspace
18 111 (0.77%) hybris
19 105 (0.73%) Apple
20 97 (0.67%) Telerik
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Andover, Hampshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus + excellent bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £60000 to £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
JPS Selection
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus £6k car allowance & benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 40,000 -50,000
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Upto 45,000
Posted: 4 hours ago
Surrey
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
QUANTICA
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per week + Plus excellent benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £38000 - £39000 per annum + Benefits, Flexi time
Posted: 6 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £55000.00 - £58000.00 per annum + excellent pension and benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Ortolan Group
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bicester, Oxfordshire
Dollar Financial UK
Salary: Unspecified pension, healthcare, annual salary reviews
Posted: 7 hours ago