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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 33 33 37
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 6567 6901 6082
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.00% 6.01% 5.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.05% 15.71% 14.37%
Number of salaries quoted 5439 5761 5297
Average salary £45,500 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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
40912 43930 42331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.36% 38.28% 39.85%
Number of salaries quoted 34970 36925 36603
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £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 28 August 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 28 August 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
(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 -1 6081 £47,500 +5.55% 840
London -6 2384 £55,000 +4.76% 283
South East -7 1262 £45,000 +5.26% 120
North West +3 558 £42,500 +13.33% 120
South West +14 495 £40,000 +6.66% 75
East of England +13 466 £42,500 -5.55% 80
City of London -8 452 £57,500 +9.52% 56
Yorkshire -7 372 £40,000 +8.10% 63
Manchester 0 288 £42,500 +6.25% 61
Scotland +20 266 £45,000 +12.50% 46
West Yorkshire -6 261 £40,000 +6.66% 43
Surrey -22 261 £50,000 +11.11% 19
West Midlands -11 260 £40,000 +6.66% 45
Berkshire +13 255 £52,500 +16.66% 24
East Midlands -2 226 £40,000 +1.26% 32
Cheshire +9 186 £43,500 +24.28% 39
Hertfordshire +9 183 £46,750 -1.57% 36
Hampshire -16 182 £40,000 - 29
Bristol 0 173 £45,000 +15.38% 14
Buckinghamshire +8 171 £41,000 +6.49% 16
Leeds +4 162 £45,000 +12.50% 29
Cambridgeshire +20 153 £42,500 -5.55% 35
West Sussex +8 131 £45,000 - 14
Edinburgh +24 128 £41,500 - 15
Milton Keynes +10 126 £40,250 +7.33% 8
Reading 0 118 £50,000 -4.76% 12
East Sussex +10 117 £42,500 +13.33% 3
Glasgow +14 113 £45,000 +20.00% 25
Wales +11 111 £35,000 +2.94% 12
South Wales +10 108 £35,000 +2.94% 11

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 6224 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
2 5128 (38.90%) Java
2 5128 (38.90%) JavaScript
3 4998 (37.92%) .NET
4 4989 (37.85%) SQL
5 4619 (35.04%) C#
6 4592 (34.84%) HTML
7 3962 (30.06%) XML
8 3944 (29.92%) SQL Server
9 3781 (28.69%) CSS
10 3316 (25.16%) MVC
11 2946 (22.35%) ASP.NET
12 2922 (22.17%) TDD
13 2815 (21.36%) jQuery
14 2613 (19.82%) SOAP
15 2478 (18.80%) Finance
16 2452 (18.60%) Oracle
17 2403 (18.23%) REST
18 2346 (17.80%) Microsoft
19 2321 (17.61%) Scrum
20 2289 (17.37%) OO
21 2227 (16.90%) Linux
22 2144 (16.27%) Windows
23 2104 (15.96%) Spring
24 2027 (15.38%) Degree
25 1885 (14.30%) Amazon AWS
26 1834 (13.91%) Software Engineering
27 1825 (13.85%) WCF
28 1809 (13.72%) HTML5
29 1725 (13.09%) RESTful

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 942 (7.15%) Tomcat
2 821 (6.23%) IIS
3 803 (6.09%) Apache
4 540 (4.10%) SharePoint
5 534 (4.05%) JBoss
6 498 (3.78%) CMS
6 498 (3.78%) WebSphere
7 478 (3.63%) WebLogic
8 449 (3.41%) Node.js
9 202 (1.53%) BizTalk Server
10 178 (1.35%) Apache Solr
10 178 (1.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 170 (1.29%) Oracle Service Bus
12 162 (1.23%) nginx
13 157 (1.19%) Umbraco
14 152 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
15 143 (1.08%) Confluence
16 136 (1.03%) WebSphere Application Server
17 127 (0.96%) OpenStack
18 117 (0.89%) Drupal
Applications
1 1059 (8.03%) MS Excel
2 172 (1.30%) MS Office
3 71 (0.54%) Photoshop
4 63 (0.48%) MS Visio
5 45 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
6 41 (0.31%) InfoPath
7 32 (0.24%) SPSS
8 23 (0.17%) Fireworks
8 23 (0.17%) MS Project
9 22 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 18 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
11 14 (0.11%) PowerPivot
12 7 (0.053%) AutoCAD
13 5 (0.038%) HipChat
14 4 (0.030%) InDesign
15 3 (0.023%) Mingle
16 2 (0.015%) FastStats
16 2 (0.015%) GIMP
17 1 (0.008%) Spreadsheet
17 1 (0.008%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 195 (1.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 147 (1.12%) Oracle BPM
3 71 (0.54%) Magento
4 70 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 37 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
6 34 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
7 21 (0.16%) Oracle EBS R12
8 19 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
9 18 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
10 17 (0.13%) Oracle 11i
10 17 (0.13%) SAP ERP
11 15 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
12 13 (0.099%) BusinessWorks
13 12 (0.091%) Tridion
14 11 (0.083%) Changepoint
15 8 (0.061%) WebTrends
16 7 (0.053%) SAP SRM
17 6 (0.046%) Fredhopper
17 6 (0.046%) Workday HCM
18 5 (0.038%) Cordys
Cloud Services
1 1885 (14.30%) Amazon AWS
2 601 (4.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 532 (4.04%) SaaS
4 298 (2.26%) Cloud Computing
5 278 (2.11%) Amazon EC2
6 158 (1.20%) Google Cloud Platform
7 139 (1.05%) Amazon S3
8 115 (0.87%) PaaS
9 114 (0.86%) IaaS
10 109 (0.83%) Office 365
11 64 (0.49%) GitHub
12 53 (0.40%) Amazon EMR
13 51 (0.39%) Google App Engine
14 48 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
15 47 (0.36%) Route 53
16 41 (0.31%) Force.com
17 39 (0.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 32 (0.24%) Amazon ELB
19 31 (0.24%) Amazon SQS
20 30 (0.23%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 693 (5.26%) Internet
2 548 (4.16%) HTTP
3 358 (2.72%) TCP/IP
4 333 (2.53%) Firewall
5 306 (2.32%) DNS
6 190 (1.44%) LDAP
7 185 (1.40%) WAN
8 176 (1.34%) LAN
9 147 (1.12%) SSL
10 141 (1.07%) VPN
11 135 (1.02%) Network Security
12 108 (0.82%) SMTP
13 102 (0.77%) Intranet
14 94 (0.71%) FTP
15 93 (0.71%) DHCP
16 87 (0.66%) SAN
17 73 (0.55%) VoIP
18 72 (0.55%) VLAN
19 69 (0.52%) SSH
19 69 (0.52%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3944 (29.92%) SQL Server
2 1497 (11.36%) MySQL
3 1069 (8.11%) Relational Database
4 859 (6.52%) NoSQL
5 767 (5.82%) MongoDB
6 654 (4.96%) Oracle Database
7 592 (4.49%) SQL Server 2008
8 576 (4.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 495 (3.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 480 (3.64%) Big Data
11 449 (3.41%) SQL Server 2012
12 416 (3.16%) RDBMS
13 308 (2.34%) PostgreSQL
14 307 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
15 271 (2.06%) Data Warehouse
16 252 (1.91%) Apache Cassandra
17 250 (1.90%) Hadoop
18 247 (1.87%) Oracle Database 11g
19 204 (1.55%) DB2
20 190 (1.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1719 (13.04%) Git (software)
2 1129 (8.57%) Visual Studio
3 1098 (8.33%) Subversion
4 981 (7.44%) Jenkins
5 959 (7.28%) Maven
6 834 (6.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 719 (5.45%) JUnit
8 704 (5.34%) Selenium
9 696 (5.28%) Eclipse
10 517 (3.92%) JIRA
11 426 (3.23%) Ant
12 393 (2.98%) NUnit
13 289 (2.19%) Cucumber
14 224 (1.70%) TeamCity
15 208 (1.58%) SoapUI
16 202 (1.53%) Mockito
17 200 (1.52%) Hudson
18 188 (1.43%) WebDriver
19 180 (1.37%) Moq
20 173 (1.31%) SpecFlow
General
1 2478 (18.80%) Finance
2 752 (5.71%) Retail
3 658 (4.99%) Banking
4 546 (4.14%) Telecoms
5 535 (4.06%) Marketing
6 329 (2.50%) Advertising
7 315 (2.39%) Games
8 227 (1.72%) Back Office
9 150 (1.14%) Manufacturing
10 121 (0.92%) Front Office
11 95 (0.72%) Law
12 92 (0.70%) Publishing
13 88 (0.67%) Electronics
14 81 (0.61%) Investment Banking
15 75 (0.57%) Legal
16 74 (0.56%) Financial Institution
17 66 (0.50%) Billing
18 43 (0.33%) Local Government
19 38 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
20 34 (0.26%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 8065 (61.19%) Developer
2 2108 (15.99%) Java Developer
3 1757 (13.33%) Senior Developer
4 1721 (13.06%) .NET Developer
5 1283 (9.73%) C# Developer
6 977 (7.41%) Web Developer
7 947 (7.18%) Architect
8 905 (6.87%) C# .NET Developer
9 830 (6.30%) Software Developer
10 764 (5.80%) Analyst
11 761 (5.77%) Software Engineer
12 591 (4.48%) Senior Java Developer
13 513 (3.89%) Consultant
14 489 (3.71%) ASP.NET Developer
15 465 (3.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 401 (3.04%) PHP Developer
17 399 (3.03%) Lead Developer
18 328 (2.49%) Senior .NET Developer
19 324 (2.46%) Solutions Architect
20 313 (2.37%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4998 (37.92%) .NET
2 4592 (34.84%) HTML
3 3962 (30.06%) XML
4 3781 (28.69%) CSS
5 2946 (22.35%) ASP.NET
6 2815 (21.36%) jQuery
7 2613 (19.82%) SOAP
8 2403 (18.23%) REST
9 2104 (15.96%) Spring
10 1825 (13.85%) WCF
11 1809 (13.72%) HTML5
12 1725 (13.09%) RESTful
13 1499 (11.37%) .NET Framework
14 1326 (10.06%) J2EE
15 1313 (9.96%) Hibernate
16 1274 (9.67%) Ajax
17 1243 (9.43%) JSON
18 1236 (9.38%) ASP.NET MVC
19 1156 (8.77%) AngularJS
20 939 (7.12%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1222 (9.27%) Computer Science
2 1207 (9.16%) Analytical Skills
3 781 (5.93%) Mobile App
4 580 (4.40%) User Experience
5 491 (3.73%) Enterprise Software
6 398 (3.02%) Client/Server
7 257 (1.95%) Data Structures
8 244 (1.85%) Mathematics
9 240 (1.82%) Management Information System
10 232 (1.76%) Social Media
11 227 (1.72%) N-Tier
12 224 (1.70%) Visualisation
13 176 (1.34%) Data Centre
14 158 (1.20%) Smartphone
15 156 (1.18%) iPhone
16 155 (1.18%) Algorithms
17 152 (1.15%) iPad
18 150 (1.14%) Inversion of Control
19 148 (1.12%) Data Integration
20 143 (1.08%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2227 (16.90%) Linux
2 2144 (16.27%) Windows
3 1028 (7.80%) UNIX
4 846 (6.42%) Android
5 797 (6.05%) Apple iOS
6 223 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 211 (1.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 174 (1.32%) CentOS
9 172 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
10 135 (1.02%) Solaris
11 116 (0.88%) Ubuntu
12 101 (0.77%) AIX
13 98 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
14 94 (0.71%) Windows Phone
15 76 (0.58%) Debian
16 57 (0.43%) Mac OS X
17 56 (0.42%) Windows 7
18 34 (0.26%) Windows Phone 7
19 30 (0.23%) Windows 8
20 29 (0.22%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6224 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
2 3316 (25.16%) MVC
3 2922 (22.17%) TDD
4 2321 (17.61%) Scrum
5 2289 (17.37%) OO
6 1834 (13.91%) Software Engineering
7 1549 (11.75%) Continuous Integration
8 1431 (10.86%) SOA
9 1386 (10.52%) E-Commerce
10 1256 (9.53%) SDLC
11 1201 (9.11%) Unit Testing
12 1054 (8.00%) BDD
13 949 (7.20%) Web Development
14 891 (6.76%) Mentoring
15 881 (6.68%) Open Source
16 851 (6.46%) OOP
17 680 (5.16%) Project Management
18 674 (5.11%) DevOps
19 631 (4.79%) Automated Testing
20 625 (4.74%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5128 (38.90%) Java
1 5128 (38.90%) JavaScript
2 4989 (37.85%) SQL
3 4619 (35.04%) C#
4 1244 (9.44%) PHP
5 1107 (8.40%) T-SQL
6 992 (7.53%) Python
7 675 (5.12%) VB.NET
8 596 (4.52%) C++
9 542 (4.11%) PL/SQL
10 508 (3.85%) Perl
10 508 (3.85%) Ruby
11 411 (3.12%) Bash Shell
12 358 (2.72%) Objective-C
13 357 (2.71%) Scala
14 311 (2.36%) VB
15 267 (2.03%) C
16 247 (1.87%) Shell Script
17 186 (1.41%) PowerShell
18 181 (1.37%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2027 (15.38%) Degree
2 247 (1.87%) Security Cleared
3 188 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 150 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
5 131 (0.99%) SC Cleared
6 123 (0.93%) ISEB
7 86 (0.65%) Sun Certification
8 81 (0.61%) ISTQB
9 76 (0.58%) DV Cleared
10 63 (0.48%) CISSP
11 57 (0.43%) MCP
12 49 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 38 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
14 37 (0.28%) MCSE
15 36 (0.27%) Oracle Certification
16 33 (0.25%) PMI Certification
17 29 (0.22%) CCNA
18 24 (0.18%) MCSD
19 23 (0.17%) PhD
19 23 (0.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1003 (7.61%) QA
2 149 (1.13%) SLA
3 95 (0.72%) PCI DSS
4 41 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 33 (0.25%) HL7
6 23 (0.17%) ISO 9001
7 18 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 13 (0.099%) Data Quality
9 7 (0.053%) RosettaNet
10 6 (0.046%) WAI
10 6 (0.046%) GCP
11 4 (0.030%) ISO 8583
12 3 (0.023%) Section 508
13 2 (0.015%) WCAG
13 2 (0.015%) ISO 9000
13 2 (0.015%) Basel II
13 2 (0.015%) TickIT
14 1 (0.008%) GxP
14 1 (0.008%) COBIT
14 1 (0.008%) JSP 440
System Software
1 341 (2.59%) Active Directory
2 339 (2.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 150 (1.14%) Docker
4 89 (0.68%) XenApp
5 76 (0.58%) KVM
6 70 (0.53%) Oracle RAC
7 62 (0.47%) VMware ESX
8 56 (0.42%) Hyper-V
9 47 (0.36%) Xen
10 45 (0.34%) XenDesktop
11 43 (0.33%) Apache Flume
12 38 (0.29%) Varnish
13 33 (0.25%) vSphere
14 32 (0.24%) VirtualBox
15 26 (0.20%) Squid
16 25 (0.19%) HDFS
17 24 (0.18%) LXC
17 24 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
18 23 (0.17%) qmail
19 17 (0.13%) iptables
Systems Management
1 525 (3.98%) Puppet
2 399 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
3 182 (1.38%) Nagios
4 168 (1.27%) Ansible
5 96 (0.73%) Vagrant
6 95 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
7 78 (0.59%) SCCM
7 78 (0.59%) SCOM
8 71 (0.54%) ZABBIX
9 49 (0.37%) Graphite
10 47 (0.36%) logstash
11 44 (0.33%) Salt
12 40 (0.30%) Cacti
12 40 (0.30%) Tivoli
13 31 (0.24%) Ganglia
14 30 (0.23%) WMI
15 27 (0.20%) MOM
16 24 (0.18%) Kubernetes
17 22 (0.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
17 22 (0.17%) collectd
Vendors
1 2452 (18.60%) Oracle
2 2346 (17.80%) Microsoft
3 501 (3.80%) VMware
4 476 (3.61%) Google
5 427 (3.24%) IBM
6 286 (2.17%) Red Hat
7 263 (2.00%) SAP
8 250 (1.90%) Cisco
9 235 (1.78%) HP
10 231 (1.75%) Citrix
11 196 (1.49%) Zend
12 195 (1.48%) Apple
13 190 (1.44%) Salesforce.com
14 167 (1.27%) Sybase
15 139 (1.05%) hybris
16 131 (0.99%) Adobe
16 131 (0.99%) Sitecore
17 129 (0.98%) Rackspace
18 121 (0.92%) Facebook
19 116 (0.88%) Splunk
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + bens- equity, pension + more
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South West London
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bens
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Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum
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Manchester, Lancashire
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London
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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London
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
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