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

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 35 36 38
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 6860 6076 6570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.00% 5.78% 5.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.90% 14.55% 14.03%
Number of salaries quoted 5723 5305 5708
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
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 £38,750 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%

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
43136 41753 46830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.75% 39.71% 40.42%
Number of salaries quoted 36299 36236 41123
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £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 18 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 18 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 6508 £45,000 - 828
London -2 2659 £52,500 +4.44% 312
South East +5 1500 £42,500 - 140
City of London +7 597 £52,500 -4.54% 98
North West -1 532 £37,500 +7.14% 122
Yorkshire 0 468 £37,500 +4.16% 71
Surrey +7 408 £43,500 +2.35% 24
East of England -11 397 £45,000 +12.50% 60
South West +8 391 £37,500 +7.14% 69
West Midlands +33 332 £37,500 +4.16% 27
Manchester -1 307 £40,000 +14.28% 75
West Yorkshire -7 278 £37,500 +4.16% 39
Hampshire -8 257 £41,000 -8.88% 37
Berkshire +1 236 £45,000 +11.11% 23
East Midlands -2 203 £39,750 +13.57% 16
Oxfordshire +29 170 £50,000 +33.33% 20
Bristol +13 169 £40,000 +17.64% 29
Scotland +9 169 £37,500 -6.25% 24
Cheshire +2 146 £35,000 - 28
Leeds -34 145 £40,000 +6.66% 20
Hertfordshire -13 137 £50,000 +25.00% 15
Birmingham +39 135 £37,500 +3.44% 5
East Sussex +3 133 £36,000 -10.00% 10
Buckinghamshire +10 131 £40,000 -5.88% 7
Brighton -3 120 £37,500 -6.25% 9
Reading +20 111 £52,500 +31.25% 13
South Yorkshire +20 103 £36,000 +14.28% 15
Wiltshire +13 99 £37,500 +4.16% 14
Glasgow -1 96 £37,500 -6.25% 16
Cambridgeshire -17 94 £45,000 +12.50% 27

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 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 6136 (43.01%) .NET
2 5938 (41.63%) SQL
3 5873 (41.17%) Agile Software Development
4 5761 (40.39%) JavaScript
5 5599 (39.25%) C#
6 5512 (38.64%) HTML
7 4933 (34.58%) XML
8 4927 (34.54%) Java
9 4795 (33.61%) SQL Server
10 4403 (30.87%) CSS
11 3991 (27.98%) ASP.NET
12 3537 (24.79%) MVC
13 3281 (23.00%) jQuery
14 3098 (21.72%) Microsoft
15 2902 (20.34%) SOAP
16 2757 (19.33%) TDD
17 2503 (17.55%) OO
18 2441 (17.11%) WCF
19 2373 (16.64%) Windows
20 2296 (16.10%) Linux
20 2296 (16.10%) Oracle
21 2246 (15.74%) Finance
22 2221 (15.57%) Degree
23 2194 (15.38%) Scrum
24 1965 (13.77%) Spring
25 1888 (13.24%) MySQL
26 1847 (12.95%) Ajax
27 1842 (12.91%) REST
28 1821 (12.77%) SOA
29 1808 (12.67%) Software Engineering

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 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 1084 (7.60%) IIS
2 1057 (7.41%) Tomcat
3 1055 (7.40%) Apache
4 737 (5.17%) SharePoint
5 616 (4.32%) CMS
6 495 (3.47%) WebSphere
7 440 (3.08%) Node.js
8 356 (2.50%) WebLogic
9 274 (1.92%) Drupal
10 264 (1.85%) BizTalk Server
11 242 (1.70%) nginx
12 238 (1.67%) Apache Solr
13 195 (1.37%) Umbraco
14 178 (1.25%) WordPress
15 151 (1.06%) Sitecore CMS
16 142 (1.00%) WebSphere Application Server
17 125 (0.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 116 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
18 116 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
19 113 (0.79%) Confluence
Applications
1 1231 (8.63%) MS Excel
2 194 (1.36%) Photoshop
3 178 (1.25%) MS Office
4 55 (0.39%) MS Visio
5 43 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
6 41 (0.29%) Fireworks
7 36 (0.25%) MS Project
8 21 (0.15%) InfoPath
9 16 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
10 12 (0.084%) Mingle
11 8 (0.056%) SPSS
12 7 (0.049%) ArcView
12 7 (0.049%) PowerPivot
13 5 (0.035%) AutoCAD
14 4 (0.028%) Spreadsheet
15 1 (0.007%) OmniGraffle
15 1 (0.007%) PrintSoft PReS
15 1 (0.007%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 232 (1.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 123 (0.86%) Magento
3 73 (0.51%) Oracle BPM
4 54 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
5 50 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
6 41 (0.29%) Google Analytics
7 37 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 27 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
9 22 (0.15%) SAP FI/CO
9 22 (0.15%) SAP CO
9 22 (0.15%) SAP FI
9 22 (0.15%) osCommerce
10 20 (0.14%) Markit EDM
11 17 (0.12%) WebTrends
11 17 (0.12%) Shopify
12 16 (0.11%) Oracle ERP
13 14 (0.098%) Oracle HRMS
13 14 (0.098%) Oracle Payroll
13 14 (0.098%) SAP GRC
14 12 (0.084%) Oracle iRecruitment
Cloud Services
1 1532 (10.74%) Amazon AWS
2 510 (3.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 493 (3.46%) SaaS
4 242 (1.70%) Amazon EC2
5 233 (1.63%) Cloud Computing
6 131 (0.92%) GitHub
7 117 (0.82%) Amazon S3
8 112 (0.79%) IaaS
9 100 (0.70%) PaaS
10 54 (0.38%) Amazon ELB
11 48 (0.34%) Force.com
11 48 (0.34%) Trello
12 45 (0.32%) Heroku
13 42 (0.29%) Office 365
14 33 (0.23%) Route 53
15 30 (0.21%) Google Apps
16 26 (0.18%) Joyent
17 25 (0.18%) Amazon SQS
18 24 (0.17%) Google Compute Engine
19 20 (0.14%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 870 (6.10%) Internet
2 700 (4.91%) HTTP
3 400 (2.80%) TCP/IP
4 243 (1.70%) DNS
5 235 (1.65%) Firewall
6 182 (1.28%) Intranet
7 146 (1.02%) SAN
8 132 (0.93%) VPN
9 129 (0.90%) SSL
10 125 (0.88%) LDAP
11 94 (0.66%) FTP
12 82 (0.57%) LAN
12 82 (0.57%) Network Security
13 75 (0.53%) WAN
14 74 (0.52%) DHCP
15 63 (0.44%) AMQP
16 61 (0.43%) SNMP
17 53 (0.37%) SMTP
18 52 (0.36%) SSH
19 45 (0.32%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4795 (33.61%) SQL Server
2 1888 (13.24%) MySQL
3 1287 (9.02%) Relational Database
4 1170 (8.20%) SQL Server 2008
5 741 (5.19%) NoSQL
6 702 (4.92%) SQL Server 2005
7 661 (4.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 635 (4.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 545 (3.82%) SQL Server 2012
10 532 (3.73%) Big Data
11 511 (3.58%) MongoDB
12 474 (3.32%) RDBMS
13 467 (3.27%) Oracle Database
14 316 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
15 288 (2.02%) Data Warehouse
16 211 (1.48%) Hadoop
17 198 (1.39%) DB2
18 197 (1.38%) Oracle Database 11g
19 151 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 129 (0.90%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1286 (9.02%) Visual Studio
2 1205 (8.45%) Subversion
3 1152 (8.08%) Git (software)
4 962 (6.74%) Team Foundation Server
5 873 (6.12%) Selenium
6 820 (5.75%) Maven
7 808 (5.66%) JUnit
8 729 (5.11%) Eclipse
9 617 (4.33%) Jenkins
10 517 (3.62%) JIRA
11 494 (3.46%) Ant
12 490 (3.43%) Cucumber
13 420 (2.94%) NUnit
14 299 (2.10%) TeamCity
15 231 (1.62%) Hudson
16 205 (1.44%) SpecFlow
17 194 (1.36%) WebDriver
18 175 (1.23%) SoapUI
19 173 (1.21%) Mockito
20 170 (1.19%) Xcode
General
1 2246 (15.74%) Finance
2 694 (4.87%) Retail
3 604 (4.23%) Banking
4 519 (3.64%) Marketing
5 452 (3.17%) Telecoms
6 346 (2.43%) Games
7 280 (1.96%) Advertising
8 237 (1.66%) Publishing
9 181 (1.27%) Back Office
10 143 (1.00%) Legal
11 129 (0.90%) Manufacturing
12 128 (0.90%) Law
13 91 (0.64%) French Language
14 86 (0.60%) Financial Institution
15 80 (0.56%) Investment Banking
16 78 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
17 67 (0.47%) Billing
18 63 (0.44%) Retail Banking
19 57 (0.40%) Automotive
20 45 (0.32%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 9312 (65.28%) Developer
2 2341 (16.41%) .NET Developer
3 2101 (14.73%) Senior Developer
4 1955 (13.70%) Java Developer
5 1631 (11.43%) C# Developer
6 1207 (8.46%) Web Developer
7 1189 (8.34%) C# .NET Developer
8 1087 (7.62%) Analyst
9 923 (6.47%) Architect
10 886 (6.21%) Software Developer
11 664 (4.65%) ASP.NET Developer
12 641 (4.49%) Consultant
13 619 (4.34%) Software Engineer
14 615 (4.31%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 547 (3.83%) Senior Java Developer
16 529 (3.71%) Programmer
17 510 (3.58%) Senior .NET Developer
18 454 (3.18%) PHP Developer
19 365 (2.56%) Junior
20 360 (2.52%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6136 (43.01%) .NET
2 5512 (38.64%) HTML
3 4933 (34.58%) XML
4 4403 (30.87%) CSS
5 3991 (27.98%) ASP.NET
6 3281 (23.00%) jQuery
7 2902 (20.34%) SOAP
8 2441 (17.11%) WCF
9 1965 (13.77%) Spring
10 1847 (12.95%) Ajax
11 1842 (12.91%) REST
12 1774 (12.44%) HTML5
13 1724 (12.09%) RESTful
14 1699 (11.91%) .NET Framework
15 1487 (10.42%) ASP.NET MVC
16 1473 (10.33%) JSON
17 1374 (9.63%) J2EE
18 1286 (9.02%) Hibernate
19 912 (6.39%) XSLT
20 883 (6.19%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1050 (7.36%) Computer Science
2 918 (6.44%) Open Source
2 918 (6.44%) Analytical Skills
3 823 (5.77%) Mobile App
4 541 (3.79%) User Experience
5 449 (3.15%) Enterprise Software
6 354 (2.48%) Client/Server
7 340 (2.38%) N-Tier
8 238 (1.67%) Management Information System
9 217 (1.52%) Mathematics
10 214 (1.50%) iPhone
10 214 (1.50%) iPad
11 193 (1.35%) Social Media
12 150 (1.05%) Data Integration
13 148 (1.04%) Replication
14 137 (0.96%) W3C
15 133 (0.93%) Visualisation
16 111 (0.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 109 (0.76%) RIA
18 105 (0.74%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 2373 (16.64%) Windows
2 2296 (16.10%) Linux
3 1080 (7.57%) UNIX
4 1012 (7.09%) Android
5 935 (6.55%) Apple iOS
6 244 (1.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 208 (1.46%) Solaris
8 186 (1.30%) CentOS
9 182 (1.28%) Ubuntu
10 164 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 149 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
12 138 (0.97%) Windows Phone
13 135 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
14 117 (0.82%) Debian
15 106 (0.74%) Mac OS X
16 69 (0.48%) AIX
17 56 (0.39%) Windows 7
18 44 (0.31%) Windows XP
18 44 (0.31%) Windows Phone 7
19 37 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 5873 (41.17%) Agile Software Development
2 3537 (24.79%) MVC
3 2757 (19.33%) TDD
4 2503 (17.55%) OO
5 2194 (15.38%) Scrum
6 1821 (12.77%) SOA
7 1808 (12.67%) Software Engineering
8 1626 (11.40%) E-Commerce
9 1396 (9.79%) Continuous Integration
10 1280 (8.97%) Unit Testing
11 1231 (8.63%) Web Development
12 1089 (7.63%) BDD
13 933 (6.54%) OOP
14 881 (6.18%) Mentoring
15 791 (5.55%) UML
16 664 (4.65%) Project Management
17 616 (4.32%) iOS Development
18 598 (4.19%) Android Development
19 579 (4.06%) OOD
20 557 (3.90%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 5938 (41.63%) SQL
2 5761 (40.39%) JavaScript
3 5599 (39.25%) C#
4 4927 (34.54%) Java
5 1479 (10.37%) PHP
6 1448 (10.15%) T-SQL
7 938 (6.58%) VB.NET
8 765 (5.36%) Python
9 700 (4.91%) Ruby
10 681 (4.77%) C++
11 476 (3.34%) VB
12 454 (3.18%) C
13 445 (3.12%) Objective-C
14 424 (2.97%) PL/SQL
15 414 (2.90%) Perl
16 264 (1.85%) Bash Shell
17 238 (1.67%) PHP5
18 229 (1.61%) PowerShell
19 198 (1.39%) Groovy
20 197 (1.38%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2221 (15.57%) Degree
2 264 (1.85%) Security Cleared
3 252 (1.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 222 (1.56%) ISEB
5 143 (1.00%) SC Cleared
6 77 (0.54%) Sun Certification
7 75 (0.53%) MCP
8 69 (0.48%) MCSD
9 66 (0.46%) PhD
10 60 (0.42%) ISTQB
11 59 (0.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 58 (0.41%) MCSE
13 53 (0.37%) CTC Cleared
14 50 (0.35%) MCITP
15 48 (0.34%) MCTS
16 44 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
17 35 (0.25%) Cisco Certification
18 33 (0.23%) HND
19 31 (0.22%) DV Cleared
19 31 (0.22%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 839 (5.88%) QA
2 169 (1.18%) SLA
3 156 (1.09%) ISO 9001
4 77 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 70 (0.49%) PCI DSS
6 41 (0.29%) WAI
7 35 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 34 (0.24%) ISO 8583
8 34 (0.24%) JSP 440
9 31 (0.22%) WCAG
10 30 (0.21%) Data Quality
11 29 (0.20%) HL7
12 16 (0.11%) UCITS
12 16 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
12 16 (0.11%) EMIR
13 8 (0.056%) GLP
13 8 (0.056%) COBIT
14 5 (0.035%) ISO 14001
15 3 (0.021%) Basel III
15 3 (0.021%) Basel II
System Software
1 283 (1.98%) Active Directory
2 226 (1.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 76 (0.53%) Varnish
4 73 (0.51%) Hyper-V
5 62 (0.43%) vSphere
6 45 (0.32%) KVM
7 43 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
8 42 (0.29%) Xen
8 42 (0.29%) HDFS
9 39 (0.27%) VMware ESX
10 38 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
11 27 (0.19%) vCloud
11 27 (0.19%) Docker
12 19 (0.13%) XenApp
13 16 (0.11%) XenDesktop
14 12 (0.084%) Snort
14 12 (0.084%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 11 (0.077%) Apache Flume
16 10 (0.070%) NFS
17 8 (0.056%) Samba
Systems Management
1 463 (3.25%) Puppet
2 412 (2.89%) Opscode Chef
3 146 (1.02%) Nagios
4 118 (0.83%) HP Quality Center
5 73 (0.51%) Ansible
6 68 (0.48%) ZABBIX
7 61 (0.43%) Salt
8 57 (0.40%) Vagrant
9 48 (0.34%) SCOM
10 33 (0.23%) HAProxy
11 31 (0.22%) logstash
12 27 (0.19%) Cacti
12 27 (0.19%) Oracle Identity Manager
13 25 (0.18%) Munin
13 25 (0.18%) SCCM
14 24 (0.17%) Zenoss
15 23 (0.16%) MOM
15 23 (0.16%) Oracle Identity Management
16 21 (0.15%) CFEngine
17 19 (0.13%) OpenView
Vendors
1 3098 (21.72%) Microsoft
2 2296 (16.10%) Oracle
3 583 (4.09%) JBoss
4 486 (3.41%) Google
5 347 (2.43%) VMware
6 300 (2.10%) SAP
7 271 (1.90%) IBM
8 266 (1.86%) Zend
9 238 (1.67%) Adobe
10 237 (1.66%) Red Hat
11 222 (1.56%) HP
12 212 (1.49%) Twitter
13 196 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
14 194 (1.36%) Facebook
15 183 (1.28%) Sitecore
16 132 (0.93%) Rackspace
17 121 (0.85%) Cisco
18 101 (0.71%) hybris
19 99 (0.69%) Telerik
20 95 (0.67%) Apple
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: C£55K + 20% Bonus + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Level 3
Salary: £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + overtime
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Staffline Group PLC
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Sussex
Creation Recruitment
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
Central London / West End
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus+ benefits+training
Posted: 15 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 16 hours ago
West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + pension
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Hertford, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Up to 40k + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Gainsborough, Lincolnshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago