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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 38 32 32
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 6223 6559 7013
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 5.88% 6.39% 6.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.84% 15.58% 15.28%
Number of salaries quoted 5299 5474 6097
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

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
39276 42093 45889
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.09% 41.03% 41.94%
Number of salaries quoted 33876 35161 40804
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +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 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -5 5829 £45,000 - 961
London -1 2437 £55,000 +4.76% 343
South East -5 1298 £45,000 +5.88% 188
City of London -2 476 £55,000 - 94
North West +6 472 £37,500 - 117
East of England -5 441 £45,000 +5.88% 72
South West -1 415 £35,000 - 88
Yorkshire -6 399 £40,000 +6.66% 63
Surrey 0 285 £50,000 +5.26% 33
Manchester +8 279 £38,500 +2.66% 64
Berkshire +1 262 £49,250 +3.68% 51
Scotland +20 239 £45,000 +20.00% 43
West Yorkshire -11 221 £40,000 +8.84% 42
Hampshire -25 173 £41,500 +18.57% 25
Hertfordshire -4 158 £49,000 +8.89% 23
West Midlands -24 158 £40,000 +3.89% 34
Leeds -12 146 £40,000 +9.58% 22
East Midlands -21 144 £40,000 - 38
Kent +27 143 £42,500 +3.65% 10
Bristol +3 143 £35,000 -12.50% 29
Cheshire +5 132 £40,000 +6.66% 30
Cambridgeshire +5 131 £45,000 +12.50% 25
East Sussex +7 128 £42,500 +21.42% 8
Reading +27 127 £50,000 - 23
Glasgow +18 123 £45,000 +12.50% 23
West Sussex -5 116 £40,000 - 12
Brighton +5 114 £42,500 +21.42% 6
Oxfordshire +7 107 £42,000 -16.00% 23
Cambridge +6 87 £42,500 +1.19% 18
North Yorkshire +33 84 £45,000 +20.00% 7

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 5417 (42.37%) JavaScript
2 5395 (42.20%) .NET
3 5355 (41.89%) Agile Software Development
4 5012 (39.21%) SQL
5 4985 (38.99%) HTML
6 4946 (38.69%) C#
7 4438 (34.72%) Java
8 4219 (33.00%) XML
9 4145 (32.42%) SQL Server
10 4139 (32.38%) CSS
11 3461 (27.07%) ASP.NET
12 3429 (26.82%) MVC
13 3016 (23.59%) jQuery
14 2502 (19.57%) TDD
15 2454 (19.20%) OO
16 2414 (18.88%) Microsoft
17 2365 (18.50%) SOAP
18 2212 (17.30%) Linux
19 2130 (16.66%) Windows
20 2116 (16.55%) Finance
21 2020 (15.80%) Degree
22 1974 (15.44%) Oracle
23 1918 (15.00%) WCF
24 1900 (14.86%) Scrum
25 1817 (14.21%) REST
26 1778 (13.91%) HTML5
27 1759 (13.76%) Software Engineering
28 1667 (13.04%) Spring
29 1658 (12.97%) MySQL
30 1655 (12.95%) RESTful

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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
1 878 (6.87%) Apache
2 865 (6.77%) Tomcat
3 818 (6.40%) IIS
4 589 (4.61%) JBoss
5 563 (4.40%) SharePoint
6 523 (4.09%) WebSphere
7 490 (3.83%) CMS
8 485 (3.79%) Node.js
9 404 (3.16%) WebLogic
10 282 (2.21%) nginx
11 268 (2.10%) BizTalk Server
12 236 (1.85%) Drupal
13 199 (1.56%) Apache Solr
14 145 (1.13%) WordPress
15 144 (1.13%) WebSphere Application Server
16 133 (1.04%) Umbraco
17 129 (1.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 120 (0.94%) Oracle Service Bus
19 108 (0.84%) Sitecore CMS
20 96 (0.75%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 964 (7.54%) MS Excel
2 124 (0.97%) MS Office
3 121 (0.95%) Photoshop
4 47 (0.37%) MS Visio
4 47 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
5 27 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
6 19 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 16 (0.13%) AutoCAD
7 16 (0.13%) PowerPivot
8 12 (0.094%) Mingle
8 12 (0.094%) InfoPath
9 9 (0.070%) Fireworks
10 7 (0.055%) MS Project
11 5 (0.039%) FastStats
12 4 (0.031%) SPSS
13 3 (0.023%) XMetaL
14 2 (0.016%) PrintSoft PReS
15 1 (0.008%) ArcView
15 1 (0.008%) Spreadsheet
15 1 (0.008%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 219 (1.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 63 (0.49%) Oracle BPM
2 63 (0.49%) Magento
3 49 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
4 38 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
5 30 (0.23%) Google Analytics
6 26 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 21 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
8 20 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
9 16 (0.13%) Agresso
10 15 (0.12%) Oracle General Ledger
10 15 (0.12%) Oracle Payables
11 14 (0.11%) Oracle HRMS
11 14 (0.11%) Oracle Payroll
12 13 (0.10%) Maximo
13 12 (0.094%) Oracle Retail
13 12 (0.094%) Oracle Receivables
13 12 (0.094%) Oracle iRecruitment
13 12 (0.094%) JDE EnterpriseOne
14 11 (0.086%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1505 (11.77%) Amazon AWS
2 489 (3.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 342 (2.68%) SaaS
4 208 (1.63%) Amazon EC2
5 197 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
6 169 (1.32%) Amazon S3
7 143 (1.12%) PaaS
8 133 (1.04%) GitHub
9 95 (0.74%) IaaS
10 55 (0.43%) Amazon ELB
11 47 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
12 43 (0.34%) Amazon SQS
12 43 (0.34%) Trello
12 43 (0.34%) Office 365
13 37 (0.29%) Route 53
14 36 (0.28%) Force.com
15 35 (0.27%) Rackspace Cloud
16 31 (0.24%) Heroku
17 23 (0.18%) Google Apps
18 21 (0.16%) Terremark
Communications & Networking
1 668 (5.23%) Internet
2 599 (4.69%) HTTP
3 383 (3.00%) TCP/IP
4 324 (2.53%) DNS
5 239 (1.87%) Firewall
6 168 (1.31%) SSL
7 151 (1.18%) SAN
8 132 (1.03%) VPN
9 124 (0.97%) Intranet
10 115 (0.90%) DHCP
11 105 (0.82%) FTP
12 97 (0.76%) LDAP
13 90 (0.70%) WAN
14 84 (0.66%) LAN
15 67 (0.52%) Network Security
16 60 (0.47%) SSH
17 50 (0.39%) HTTPS
18 48 (0.38%) SMTP
19 47 (0.37%) SNMP
20 46 (0.36%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4145 (32.42%) SQL Server
2 1658 (12.97%) MySQL
3 1068 (8.35%) Relational Database
4 956 (7.48%) SQL Server 2008
5 727 (5.69%) NoSQL
6 517 (4.04%) Big Data
7 516 (4.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 496 (3.88%) SQL Server 2005
9 492 (3.85%) MongoDB
9 492 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 489 (3.83%) RDBMS
11 386 (3.02%) SQL Server 2012
12 370 (2.89%) Oracle Database
13 266 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
14 251 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
15 219 (1.71%) Hadoop
16 198 (1.55%) DB2
17 147 (1.15%) Redis
18 137 (1.07%) Oracle Database 11g
19 123 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1439 (11.26%) Git (software)
2 1131 (8.85%) Subversion
3 997 (7.80%) Visual Studio
4 800 (6.26%) Team Foundation Server
5 736 (5.76%) JUnit
6 730 (5.71%) Maven
7 707 (5.53%) Jenkins
8 697 (5.45%) Eclipse
9 619 (4.84%) Selenium
10 507 (3.97%) JIRA
11 446 (3.49%) Ant
12 430 (3.36%) NUnit
13 326 (2.55%) Cucumber
14 313 (2.45%) TeamCity
15 189 (1.48%) SoapUI
16 184 (1.44%) SpecFlow
17 176 (1.38%) Xcode
18 170 (1.33%) Mockito
19 167 (1.31%) Hudson
20 164 (1.28%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 2116 (16.55%) Finance
2 655 (5.12%) Retail
3 648 (5.07%) Banking
4 620 (4.85%) Marketing
5 490 (3.83%) Telecoms
6 327 (2.56%) Advertising
7 257 (2.01%) Games
8 137 (1.07%) Publishing
9 136 (1.06%) Back Office
10 124 (0.97%) Investment Banking
11 121 (0.95%) Legal
12 109 (0.85%) Law
13 91 (0.71%) Financial Institution
14 79 (0.62%) Manufacturing
15 77 (0.60%) French Language
16 75 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
17 61 (0.48%) Retail Banking
18 57 (0.45%) Front Office
19 54 (0.42%) Billing
20 43 (0.34%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 8222 (64.31%) Developer
2 1833 (14.34%) .NET Developer
3 1787 (13.98%) Java Developer
4 1722 (13.47%) Senior Developer
5 1309 (10.24%) C# Developer
6 1127 (8.82%) Web Developer
7 982 (7.68%) Architect
8 933 (7.30%) C# .NET Developer
9 794 (6.21%) Software Developer
10 739 (5.78%) Analyst
11 606 (4.74%) Software Engineer
12 532 (4.16%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 525 (4.11%) PHP Developer
14 497 (3.89%) ASP.NET Developer
15 423 (3.31%) Senior Java Developer
16 391 (3.06%) Consultant
17 359 (2.81%) Senior .NET Developer
18 336 (2.63%) Junior
19 328 (2.57%) Solutions Architect
20 319 (2.50%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5395 (42.20%) .NET
2 4985 (38.99%) HTML
3 4219 (33.00%) XML
4 4139 (32.38%) CSS
5 3461 (27.07%) ASP.NET
6 3016 (23.59%) jQuery
7 2365 (18.50%) SOAP
8 1918 (15.00%) WCF
9 1817 (14.21%) REST
10 1778 (13.91%) HTML5
11 1667 (13.04%) Spring
12 1655 (12.95%) RESTful
13 1605 (12.55%) .NET Framework
14 1589 (12.43%) Ajax
15 1378 (10.78%) JSON
16 1354 (10.59%) ASP.NET MVC
17 1352 (10.58%) J2EE
18 998 (7.81%) Hibernate
19 949 (7.42%) CSS3
20 922 (7.21%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1117 (8.74%) Computer Science
2 871 (6.81%) Analytical Skills
3 868 (6.79%) Mobile App
4 761 (5.95%) Open Source
5 570 (4.46%) User Experience
6 458 (3.58%) Enterprise Software
7 313 (2.45%) N-Tier
7 313 (2.45%) Client/Server
8 245 (1.92%) Management Information System
9 203 (1.59%) Mathematics
10 195 (1.53%) Social Media
11 194 (1.52%) iPad
12 172 (1.35%) iPhone
13 155 (1.21%) Visualisation
14 140 (1.10%) Data Structures
14 140 (1.10%) Algorithms
15 135 (1.06%) Data Integration
16 117 (0.92%) Replication
17 104 (0.81%) GIS
17 104 (0.81%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2212 (17.30%) Linux
2 2130 (16.66%) Windows
3 986 (7.71%) UNIX
4 873 (6.83%) Android
5 804 (6.29%) Apple iOS
6 185 (1.45%) CentOS
7 184 (1.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 172 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
9 164 (1.28%) Solaris
10 148 (1.16%) Ubuntu
11 128 (1.00%) Windows Phone
12 114 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
13 89 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
14 85 (0.66%) Mac OS X
15 81 (0.63%) Debian
16 67 (0.52%) Windows 7
17 59 (0.46%) Windows Mobile
18 53 (0.41%) AIX
19 31 (0.24%) Windows Phone 8
20 30 (0.23%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5355 (41.89%) Agile Software Development
2 3429 (26.82%) MVC
3 2502 (19.57%) TDD
4 2454 (19.20%) OO
5 1900 (14.86%) Scrum
6 1759 (13.76%) Software Engineering
7 1469 (11.49%) Continuous Integration
8 1416 (11.08%) SOA
9 1376 (10.76%) E-Commerce
10 1001 (7.83%) Unit Testing
11 992 (7.76%) Web Development
12 974 (7.62%) BDD
13 918 (7.18%) OOP
14 792 (6.20%) Mentoring
15 587 (4.59%) UML
16 565 (4.42%) Project Management
17 550 (4.30%) OOD
18 532 (4.16%) CRM
19 526 (4.11%) iOS Development
20 510 (3.99%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 5417 (42.37%) JavaScript
2 5012 (39.21%) SQL
3 4946 (38.69%) C#
4 4438 (34.72%) Java
5 1475 (11.54%) PHP
6 1182 (9.25%) T-SQL
7 802 (6.27%) Python
8 772 (6.04%) C++
9 761 (5.95%) VB.NET
10 630 (4.93%) Ruby
11 398 (3.11%) VB
12 396 (3.10%) Perl
13 388 (3.04%) Objective-C
14 384 (3.00%) C
15 348 (2.72%) PL/SQL
16 289 (2.26%) Bash Shell
17 258 (2.02%) XPath
18 217 (1.70%) PowerShell
19 206 (1.61%) Scala
20 193 (1.51%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2020 (15.80%) Degree
2 223 (1.74%) Security Cleared
3 189 (1.48%) Microsoft Certification
4 163 (1.28%) ISEB
5 154 (1.20%) SC Cleared
6 97 (0.76%) Sun Certification
7 82 (0.64%) ISTQB
8 68 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
9 66 (0.52%) DV Cleared
10 60 (0.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 48 (0.38%) MCSE
12 38 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
13 35 (0.27%) CCNA
14 32 (0.25%) PhD
15 27 (0.21%) MCITP
15 27 (0.21%) CISSP
15 27 (0.21%) PMI Certification
15 27 (0.21%) MCP
16 25 (0.20%) OCPJP
17 24 (0.19%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 773 (6.05%) QA
2 144 (1.13%) SLA
3 102 (0.80%) ISO 9001
4 36 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 33 (0.26%) ISO 8583
6 32 (0.25%) PCI DSS
7 23 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 23 (0.18%) HL7
8 20 (0.16%) WAI
9 13 (0.10%) Data Quality
10 11 (0.086%) WCAG
11 10 (0.078%) GLP
12 8 (0.063%) JSP 440
13 7 (0.055%) ISO 14001
14 6 (0.047%) COBIT
15 5 (0.039%) RosettaNet
16 2 (0.016%) Solvency II
16 2 (0.016%) SNOMED CT
17 1 (0.008%) FATCA
System Software
1 245 (1.92%) Active Directory
2 215 (1.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 64 (0.50%) vSphere
4 51 (0.40%) Docker
5 46 (0.36%) Hyper-V
6 42 (0.33%) KVM
6 42 (0.33%) Varnish
7 37 (0.29%) VMware ESX
8 30 (0.23%) Xen
9 28 (0.22%) Firmware
10 26 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
11 23 (0.18%) XenApp
12 22 (0.17%) NFS
13 18 (0.14%) Terminal Services
14 17 (0.13%) vCloud
14 17 (0.13%) Openswan
14 17 (0.13%) XenServer
15 14 (0.11%) XenDesktop
16 12 (0.094%) VirtualBox
17 11 (0.086%) Samba
Systems Management
1 427 (3.34%) Puppet
2 404 (3.16%) Opscode Chef
3 183 (1.43%) Nagios
4 89 (0.70%) Ansible
5 73 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
6 52 (0.41%) Vagrant
7 49 (0.38%) Graphite
8 42 (0.33%) Salt
9 37 (0.29%) logstash
10 36 (0.28%) Cacti
11 35 (0.27%) SCOM
12 26 (0.20%) Opsview
13 25 (0.20%) ZABBIX
14 24 (0.19%) collectd
14 24 (0.19%) Ganglia
15 22 (0.17%) HAProxy
15 22 (0.17%) SCCM
16 21 (0.16%) MOM
17 20 (0.16%) CFEngine
18 14 (0.11%) Munin
Vendors
1 2414 (18.88%) Microsoft
2 1974 (15.44%) Oracle
3 389 (3.04%) Google
4 333 (2.60%) IBM
5 324 (2.53%) VMware
6 251 (1.96%) SAP
7 229 (1.79%) Red Hat
8 228 (1.78%) Zend
9 203 (1.59%) HP
10 190 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
11 168 (1.31%) Twitter
12 155 (1.21%) Adobe
13 151 (1.18%) Facebook
14 136 (1.06%) Sitecore
15 135 (1.06%) Rackspace
16 117 (0.92%) Cisco
17 103 (0.81%) Sun
18 95 (0.74%) hybris
19 94 (0.74%) Sybase
20 90 (0.70%) Apple
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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London
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Package including 25 days holiday.
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
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Salary: £80,000 per annum + major benefits!
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
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