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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 31 31 38
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 6766 7216 6273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.19% 6.13% 5.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.45% 15.67% 14.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5613 6083 5448
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 £65,000 £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
41133 46041 43601
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.65% 39.09% 40.21%
Number of salaries quoted 35167 39358 37957
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 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
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 6 July 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 6 July 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 0 6270 £47,500 +5.55% 920
London -2 2535 £55,000 +4.76% 365
South East -5 1232 £45,000 - 152
North West +9 535 £42,250 +12.66% 101
City of London -7 490 £57,500 +9.52% 119
South West +13 482 £38,648 +3.06% 84
East of England -5 454 £44,000 -2.22% 70
Yorkshire -3 437 £40,000 +14.28% 64
West Yorkshire +1 307 £40,000 +8.10% 40
Manchester +5 301 £42,500 +6.25% 60
Surrey -17 282 £50,000 +11.11% 25
West Midlands -9 268 £42,500 +13.33% 40
East Midlands +12 259 £42,500 +8.97% 21
Berkshire +5 239 £50,000 +5.26% 43
Scotland +13 228 £44,000 +5.38% 59
Leeds 0 204 £40,000 +6.66% 24
Bristol +3 172 £45,000 +20.00% 29
Cheshire +5 164 £40,000 +14.28% 23
Hertfordshire -10 156 £49,250 +11.93% 22
Cambridgeshire +11 148 £42,500 -5.55% 32
East Sussex +26 140 £43,300 +15.46% 14
Hampshire -22 138 £37,500 -11.76% 23
Reading +21 132 £45,000 -10.00% 19
Buckinghamshire +8 126 £40,000 -11.11% 9
Oxfordshire -2 117 £45,000 -7.21% 16
Wiltshire +10 112 £37,000 -5.12% 17
Brighton +27 105 £42,500 +13.33% 12
Milton Keynes +14 100 £40,000 +5.96% 5
Wales +6 99 £35,000 - 24
Edinburgh +1 98 £40,000 -5.88% 32

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 6079 (44.72%) Agile Software Development
2 5371 (39.51%) .NET
3 5283 (38.87%) JavaScript
4 5177 (38.09%) SQL
5 5162 (37.98%) Java
6 4904 (36.08%) C#
7 4644 (34.16%) HTML
8 4227 (31.10%) SQL Server
9 4199 (30.89%) XML
10 3842 (28.26%) CSS
11 3570 (26.26%) MVC
12 3195 (23.50%) ASP.NET
13 2925 (21.52%) TDD
14 2901 (21.34%) jQuery
15 2512 (18.48%) Finance
16 2507 (18.44%) Oracle
17 2489 (18.31%) OO
18 2473 (18.19%) SOAP
19 2455 (18.06%) Microsoft
20 2355 (17.33%) Linux
21 2314 (17.02%) Windows
22 2312 (17.01%) REST
23 2223 (16.35%) Scrum
24 2105 (15.49%) Spring
25 2098 (15.43%) Degree
26 2014 (14.82%) Amazon AWS
27 1953 (14.37%) WCF
28 1863 (13.71%) Git (software)
29 1848 (13.60%) Software Engineering
30 1796 (13.21%) HTML5

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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
1 970 (7.14%) Tomcat
2 891 (6.55%) IIS
3 872 (6.42%) Apache
4 605 (4.45%) JBoss
5 517 (3.80%) WebSphere
6 500 (3.68%) SharePoint
6 500 (3.68%) CMS
7 496 (3.65%) Node.js
8 455 (3.35%) WebLogic
9 235 (1.73%) BizTalk Server
10 186 (1.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 185 (1.36%) nginx
12 179 (1.32%) Oracle Service Bus
13 168 (1.24%) Apache Solr
14 147 (1.08%) OpenStack
15 140 (1.03%) Drupal
16 138 (1.02%) WebSphere Application Server
17 133 (0.98%) Umbraco
17 133 (0.98%) Elasticsearch
18 126 (0.93%) Confluence
Applications
1 1134 (8.34%) MS Excel
2 183 (1.35%) MS Office
3 86 (0.63%) MS Visio
4 83 (0.61%) Photoshop
5 49 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
6 40 (0.29%) InfoPath
7 34 (0.25%) SPSS
8 28 (0.21%) MS Project
9 24 (0.18%) Fireworks
9 24 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 21 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
11 11 (0.081%) Mingle
12 10 (0.074%) PowerPivot
13 6 (0.044%) AutoCAD
14 3 (0.022%) Spreadsheet
15 2 (0.015%) FastStats
15 2 (0.015%) InDesign
15 2 (0.015%) HipChat
16 1 (0.007%) Mathematica
16 1 (0.007%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 220 (1.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 146 (1.07%) Oracle BPM
3 57 (0.42%) Magento
4 51 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 35 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
6 27 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
7 24 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
8 22 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
9 19 (0.14%) Tridion
9 19 (0.14%) BusinessWorks
9 19 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
10 17 (0.13%) assyst
10 17 (0.13%) Oracle EBS R12
11 15 (0.11%) Changepoint
12 14 (0.10%) Oracle 11i
13 11 (0.081%) SAP ERP
14 9 (0.066%) WebTrends
15 7 (0.051%) SAP IS-U
15 7 (0.051%) SAP SRM
16 6 (0.044%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 2014 (14.82%) Amazon AWS
2 611 (4.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 514 (3.78%) SaaS
4 327 (2.41%) Cloud Computing
5 297 (2.18%) Amazon EC2
6 176 (1.29%) Amazon S3
7 156 (1.15%) PaaS
8 129 (0.95%) Google Cloud Platform
9 118 (0.87%) IaaS
10 116 (0.85%) Office 365
11 92 (0.68%) GitHub
12 58 (0.43%) Amazon EMR
13 49 (0.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 48 (0.35%) Route 53
14 48 (0.35%) Google App Engine
15 45 (0.33%) Heroku
16 41 (0.30%) Force.com
17 39 (0.29%) AWS CloudFormation
18 34 (0.25%) Amazon SQS
19 32 (0.24%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 711 (5.23%) Internet
2 566 (4.16%) HTTP
3 388 (2.85%) TCP/IP
4 371 (2.73%) Firewall
5 359 (2.64%) DNS
6 181 (1.33%) LDAP
7 180 (1.32%) SSL
8 170 (1.25%) WAN
9 158 (1.16%) LAN
10 140 (1.03%) VPN
11 119 (0.88%) SAN
12 114 (0.84%) Network Security
13 110 (0.81%) DHCP
14 97 (0.71%) VLAN
15 87 (0.64%) FTP
16 86 (0.63%) Intranet
17 81 (0.60%) Broadband
18 69 (0.51%) VoIP
18 69 (0.51%) SSH
19 67 (0.49%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4227 (31.10%) SQL Server
2 1636 (12.04%) MySQL
3 1139 (8.38%) Relational Database
4 858 (6.31%) NoSQL
5 754 (5.55%) MongoDB
6 748 (5.50%) SQL Server 2008
7 681 (5.01%) Oracle Database
8 551 (4.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 535 (3.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 529 (3.89%) SQL Server 2012
11 459 (3.38%) RDBMS
12 439 (3.23%) Big Data
13 410 (3.02%) SQL Server 2005
14 341 (2.51%) PostgreSQL
15 303 (2.23%) Data Warehouse
16 281 (2.07%) Oracle Database 11g
17 257 (1.89%) Apache Cassandra
18 247 (1.82%) DB2
19 219 (1.61%) Hadoop
20 183 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1863 (13.71%) Git (software)
2 1219 (8.97%) Visual Studio
3 1153 (8.48%) Subversion
4 948 (6.97%) Jenkins
5 934 (6.87%) Maven
6 806 (5.93%) Team Foundation Server
7 729 (5.36%) Eclipse
8 706 (5.19%) JUnit
9 636 (4.68%) Selenium
10 512 (3.77%) JIRA
11 416 (3.06%) Ant
12 367 (2.70%) NUnit
13 268 (1.97%) Cucumber
14 236 (1.74%) TeamCity
15 217 (1.60%) SoapUI
16 204 (1.50%) WebDriver
17 195 (1.43%) Mockito
18 182 (1.34%) SpecFlow
19 177 (1.30%) JMeter
20 174 (1.28%) Hudson
General
1 2512 (18.48%) Finance
2 691 (5.08%) Retail
3 643 (4.73%) Banking
4 568 (4.18%) Telecoms
5 548 (4.03%) Marketing
6 327 (2.41%) Advertising
7 310 (2.28%) Games
8 221 (1.63%) Back Office
9 127 (0.93%) Front Office
9 127 (0.93%) Manufacturing
10 115 (0.85%) Publishing
11 96 (0.71%) Legal
12 80 (0.59%) Billing
12 80 (0.59%) Investment Banking
13 74 (0.54%) Financial Institution
14 73 (0.54%) Electronics
14 73 (0.54%) Law
15 50 (0.37%) Automotive
16 42 (0.31%) Local Government
17 41 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8385 (61.69%) Developer
2 2058 (15.14%) Java Developer
3 1831 (13.47%) .NET Developer
4 1808 (13.30%) Senior Developer
5 1341 (9.87%) C# Developer
6 1002 (7.37%) Architect
7 965 (7.10%) Web Developer
8 912 (6.71%) C# .NET Developer
9 846 (6.22%) Software Developer
10 778 (5.72%) Analyst
11 724 (5.33%) Software Engineer
12 578 (4.25%) Senior Java Developer
13 518 (3.81%) Consultant
14 505 (3.72%) ASP.NET Developer
15 483 (3.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 447 (3.29%) Lead Developer
17 435 (3.20%) PHP Developer
18 374 (2.75%) Senior .NET Developer
19 352 (2.59%) Solutions Architect
20 316 (2.32%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5371 (39.51%) .NET
2 4644 (34.16%) HTML
3 4199 (30.89%) XML
4 3842 (28.26%) CSS
5 3195 (23.50%) ASP.NET
6 2901 (21.34%) jQuery
7 2473 (18.19%) SOAP
8 2312 (17.01%) REST
9 2105 (15.49%) Spring
10 1953 (14.37%) WCF
11 1796 (13.21%) HTML5
12 1780 (13.09%) RESTful
13 1633 (12.01%) .NET Framework
14 1402 (10.31%) J2EE
15 1356 (9.98%) JSON
16 1345 (9.89%) Ajax
17 1320 (9.71%) Hibernate
18 1302 (9.58%) ASP.NET MVC
19 1055 (7.76%) AngularJS
20 911 (6.70%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1238 (9.11%) Computer Science
2 1211 (8.91%) Analytical Skills
3 843 (6.20%) Mobile App
4 621 (4.57%) User Experience
5 515 (3.79%) Enterprise Software
6 355 (2.61%) Client/Server
7 265 (1.95%) N-Tier
8 261 (1.92%) Management Information System
9 257 (1.89%) Data Structures
10 250 (1.84%) Social Media
11 226 (1.66%) Mathematics
12 207 (1.52%) Data Centre
13 196 (1.44%) Visualisation
14 189 (1.39%) Clustering
15 185 (1.36%) iPhone
16 182 (1.34%) Smartphone
17 181 (1.33%) iPad
18 154 (1.13%) Algorithms
19 146 (1.07%) Mainframe
20 142 (1.04%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2355 (17.33%) Linux
2 2314 (17.02%) Windows
3 1007 (7.41%) UNIX
4 948 (6.97%) Android
5 856 (6.30%) Apple iOS
6 221 (1.63%) Windows Server 2008
7 211 (1.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 191 (1.41%) CentOS
9 181 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 144 (1.06%) Solaris
11 142 (1.04%) Ubuntu
12 98 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
13 97 (0.71%) AIX
14 93 (0.68%) Windows Phone
15 76 (0.56%) Windows 7
16 70 (0.51%) Debian
17 61 (0.45%) Mac OS X
18 44 (0.32%) Windows Mobile
19 33 (0.24%) MVS
19 33 (0.24%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6079 (44.72%) Agile Software Development
2 3570 (26.26%) MVC
3 2925 (21.52%) TDD
4 2489 (18.31%) OO
5 2223 (16.35%) Scrum
6 1848 (13.60%) Software Engineering
7 1557 (11.45%) Continuous Integration
8 1422 (10.46%) SOA
9 1336 (9.83%) E-Commerce
10 1288 (9.48%) SDLC
11 1225 (9.01%) Unit Testing
12 1030 (7.58%) BDD
13 931 (6.85%) Web Development
14 890 (6.55%) OOP
15 878 (6.46%) Open Source
16 858 (6.31%) Mentoring
17 736 (5.41%) Project Management
18 701 (5.16%) DevOps
19 636 (4.68%) UML
20 619 (4.55%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 5283 (38.87%) JavaScript
2 5177 (38.09%) SQL
3 5162 (37.98%) Java
4 4904 (36.08%) C#
5 1343 (9.88%) PHP
6 1119 (8.23%) T-SQL
7 1020 (7.50%) Python
8 714 (5.25%) VB.NET
9 655 (4.82%) C++
10 546 (4.02%) Ruby
11 493 (3.63%) PL/SQL
12 487 (3.58%) Perl
13 413 (3.04%) Bash Shell
14 385 (2.83%) Objective-C
15 372 (2.74%) VB
16 354 (2.60%) Scala
17 289 (2.13%) C
18 273 (2.01%) Shell Script
19 229 (1.68%) PowerShell
20 158 (1.16%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2098 (15.43%) Degree
2 227 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 202 (1.49%) Security Cleared
4 155 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
5 109 (0.80%) SC Cleared
6 105 (0.77%) ISEB
7 88 (0.65%) Sun Certification
8 71 (0.52%) MCP
9 70 (0.51%) DV Cleared
10 60 (0.44%) ISTQB
11 57 (0.42%) CISSP
12 51 (0.38%) MCSE
13 43 (0.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 38 (0.28%) MCSD
14 38 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
15 29 (0.21%) CCNA
15 29 (0.21%) Oracle Certification
16 27 (0.20%) PMI Certification
17 26 (0.19%) PhD
17 26 (0.19%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 883 (6.50%) QA
2 165 (1.21%) SLA
3 86 (0.63%) PCI DSS
4 45 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 36 (0.26%) HL7
6 24 (0.18%) ISO 9001
7 19 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 15 (0.11%) ISO 8583
9 10 (0.074%) WAI
10 9 (0.066%) Data Quality
11 7 (0.051%) RosettaNet
12 6 (0.044%) GCP
12 6 (0.044%) FATCA
13 2 (0.015%) Section 508
13 2 (0.015%) ISO 9000
13 2 (0.015%) Basel II
14 1 (0.007%) GxP
14 1 (0.007%) Solvency II
14 1 (0.007%) JSP 440
System Software
1 371 (2.73%) Active Directory
2 339 (2.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 130 (0.96%) Docker
4 89 (0.65%) XenApp
5 68 (0.50%) Hyper-V
6 62 (0.46%) VMware ESX
6 62 (0.46%) KVM
7 49 (0.36%) Varnish
8 48 (0.35%) Xen
9 47 (0.35%) vSphere
9 47 (0.35%) Oracle RAC
10 42 (0.31%) XenDesktop
11 38 (0.28%) Apache Flume
12 29 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
12 29 (0.21%) VirtualBox
13 23 (0.17%) LXC
14 20 (0.15%) HDFS
15 19 (0.14%) Squid
16 18 (0.13%) Microsoft App-V
16 18 (0.13%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 552 (4.06%) Puppet
2 458 (3.37%) Opscode Chef
3 219 (1.61%) Nagios
4 158 (1.16%) Ansible
5 86 (0.63%) Vagrant
6 82 (0.60%) SCOM
7 80 (0.59%) SCCM
8 59 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
9 55 (0.40%) logstash
9 55 (0.40%) ZABBIX
10 50 (0.37%) Salt
11 48 (0.35%) Graphite
12 41 (0.30%) Cacti
13 39 (0.29%) Tivoli
14 34 (0.25%) Ganglia
15 31 (0.23%) collectd
16 27 (0.20%) MOM
17 24 (0.18%) Munin
18 20 (0.15%) WSUS
19 19 (0.14%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2507 (18.44%) Oracle
2 2455 (18.06%) Microsoft
3 497 (3.66%) VMware
4 462 (3.40%) Google
5 419 (3.08%) IBM
6 290 (2.13%) Red Hat
7 276 (2.03%) Cisco
8 232 (1.71%) Zend
9 228 (1.68%) Salesforce.com
10 226 (1.66%) SAP
11 225 (1.66%) Citrix
12 211 (1.55%) HP
13 183 (1.35%) Apple
14 173 (1.27%) Sybase
15 156 (1.15%) Rackspace
16 145 (1.07%) Sitecore
17 135 (0.99%) Facebook
18 126 (0.93%) Adobe
19 125 (0.92%) hybris
20 112 (0.82%) Twitter
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