The table below looks at the statistics for WebSockets skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSockets over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WebSockets
Rank 774 820 789
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -31
Permanent jobs citing WebSockets 117 76 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.066% 0.090%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.29% 0.17% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 92 64 82
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £60,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%

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
40714 44135 42721
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.38% 38.17% 39.87%
Number of salaries quoted 34884 37107 36998
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
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%

WebSockets
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WebSockets within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WebSockets Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

WebSockets
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WebSockets within the UK.

WebSockets Salary Trend in the UK

WebSockets
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WebSockets over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 within the UK.

WebSockets Salary Histogram in the UK

WebSockets
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSockets within the UK over the 3 months to 3 September 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 +61 104 £60,000 +33.33% 12
London +30 47 £62,500 +13.63% 5
East of England +22 29 £60,000 +33.33% 2
South East +18 25 £35,000 -1.40% 3
Hertfordshire +7 24 £60,000 +33.33% 2
St Albans - 20 £60,000 - 2
Hampshire +37 15 £35,000 +55.55%
Scotland +8 11 £45,000 - 1
City of London +23 9 £57,500 +6.97% 3
Berkshire +19 6 £46,250 +8.82%
Glasgow +3 6 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Farnborough - 6 £19,500 -
Suffolk +5 5 - -
Edinburgh +4 5 - -
Ipswich -4 5 - -
Portsmouth - 4 - -
Buckinghamshire -12 3 £52,500 +45.83%
Milton Keynes -15 3 £52,500 +45.83%
Bracknell - 3 £30,000 -
Hook - 3 £35,000 -
North West -3 2 £38,138 -25.58%
Cheshire -3 1 £38,777 -24.33%
Middlesex - 1 £37,500 -
Sale - 1 £37,500 -
Wilmslow - 1 £38,777 -
Cardiff - 1 £27,500 -
Chippenham - 1 £45,000 -
Manchester - 1 £37,500 -
Wiltshire - 1 £45,000 -
South Wales - 1 £27,500 -

WebSockets
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing WebSockets 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 WebSockets.

1 161 (76.67%) HTML
2 158 (75.24%) JavaScript
3 136 (64.76%) CSS
4 133 (63.33%) HTML5
5 114 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
6 105 (50.00%) jQuery
7 99 (47.14%) CSS3
8 98 (46.67%) TDD
9 85 (40.48%) Scrum
10 80 (38.10%) AngularJS
11 71 (33.81%) MVC
11 71 (33.81%) Ajax
12 68 (32.38%) Java
13 66 (31.43%) Web Development
14 62 (29.52%) C#
15 59 (28.10%) SQL
16 54 (25.71%) .NET
17 51 (24.29%) Oracle
17 51 (24.29%) ASP.NET
17 51 (24.29%) Multithreading
18 50 (23.81%) Degree
18 50 (23.81%) OOD
18 50 (23.81%) Objective-C
19 49 (23.33%) Selenium
20 48 (22.86%) REST
21 47 (22.38%) Finance
22 46 (21.90%) XML
22 46 (21.90%) Open Source
22 46 (21.90%) ASP.NET MVC
22 46 (21.90%) WCF

WebSockets
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing WebSockets 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 WebSockets. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 44 (20.95%) Node.js
2 40 (19.05%) SharePoint
3 7 (3.33%) Tomcat
3 7 (3.33%) nginx
4 6 (2.86%) Apache
5 5 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.95%) NServiceBus
6 2 (0.95%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.95%) Drupal
6 2 (0.95%) WordPress
7 1 (0.48%) Lightstreamer
7 1 (0.48%) IIS
Applications
1 40 (19.05%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.95%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.95%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.48%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (0.48%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 15 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
2 11 (5.24%) PaaS
3 10 (4.76%) IaaS
4 4 (1.90%) SaaS
5 3 (1.43%) Google Analytics
5 3 (1.43%) GitHub
5 3 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.95%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 18 (8.57%) HTTP
2 12 (5.71%) DNS
2 12 (5.71%) SSL
3 4 (1.90%) VoIP
4 3 (1.43%) Internet
5 2 (0.95%) OSPF
5 2 (0.95%) BGP
5 2 (0.95%) EIGRP
5 2 (0.95%) Wireless
5 2 (0.95%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.48%) FTP
6 1 (0.48%) CTI
6 1 (0.48%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.48%) AMQP
6 1 (0.48%) MQTT
6 1 (0.48%) LAN
6 1 (0.48%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (14.76%) NoSQL
2 27 (12.86%) Relational Database
3 26 (12.38%) MySQL
4 17 (8.10%) MongoDB
5 12 (5.71%) Apache Cassandra
5 12 (5.71%) Big Data
6 11 (5.24%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (4.76%) Redis
8 8 (3.81%) HBase
9 7 (3.33%) RDBMS
10 5 (2.38%) SQL Server
11 3 (1.43%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.95%) SQLite
12 2 (0.95%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 49 (23.33%) Selenium
2 45 (21.43%) TeamCity
2 45 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 43 (20.48%) NUnit
4 40 (19.05%) Git (software)
5 24 (11.43%) Grunt
6 20 (9.52%) Jasmine
7 16 (7.62%) Subversion
8 15 (7.14%) Jenkins
9 14 (6.67%) Mocha
9 14 (6.67%) gulp
10 13 (6.19%) Bower
11 11 (5.24%) Maven
12 8 (3.81%) Hudson
13 7 (3.33%) Eclipse
13 7 (3.33%) JMeter
14 5 (2.38%) Rhino Mocks
14 5 (2.38%) Moq
15 4 (1.90%) Mockito
15 4 (1.90%) JUnit
General
1 47 (22.38%) Finance
2 36 (17.14%) Games
3 24 (11.43%) Banking
4 19 (9.05%) Telecoms
5 18 (8.57%) Marketing
6 3 (1.43%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.95%) Military
7 2 (0.95%) Front Office
8 1 (0.48%) Legal
Job Titles
1 181 (86.19%) Developer
2 55 (26.19%) Senior Developer
3 49 (23.33%) Web Developer
4 41 (19.52%) .NET Developer
5 40 (19.05%) C# Developer
6 39 (18.57%) Front-End Developer
6 39 (18.57%) C# .NET Developer
7 36 (17.14%) Senior C# Developer
8 35 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
9 34 (16.19%) Java Developer
10 23 (10.95%) Software Engineer
10 23 (10.95%) Senior Web Developer
11 22 (10.48%) ASP.NET Developer
12 21 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 20 (9.52%) .NET Web Developer
13 20 (9.52%) C# Web Developer
14 19 (9.05%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
15 18 (8.57%) Senior .NET Web Developer
15 18 (8.57%) Architect
16 17 (8.10%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 161 (76.67%) HTML
2 136 (64.76%) CSS
3 133 (63.33%) HTML5
4 105 (50.00%) jQuery
5 99 (47.14%) CSS3
6 80 (38.10%) AngularJS
7 71 (33.81%) Ajax
8 54 (25.71%) .NET
9 51 (24.29%) ASP.NET
10 48 (22.86%) REST
11 46 (21.90%) ASP.NET MVC
11 46 (21.90%) XML
11 46 (21.90%) WCF
12 41 (19.52%) Web Services
13 39 (18.57%) Silverlight
14 37 (17.62%) XSLT
15 27 (12.86%) Backbone.js
15 27 (12.86%) Sass
16 22 (10.48%) RESTful
17 21 (10.00%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 28 (13.33%) Mathematics
2 27 (12.86%) User Experience
3 20 (9.52%) Computer Science
4 14 (6.67%) Mobile App
4 14 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 10 (4.76%) Private Cloud
5 10 (4.76%) Hybrid Cloud
6 5 (2.38%) Data Centre
6 5 (2.38%) Client/Server
6 5 (2.38%) Mobile Games
7 4 (1.90%) Physics
7 4 (1.90%) 3D Graphics
7 4 (1.90%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.43%) Xbox
9 2 (0.95%) IVR
9 2 (0.95%) PMI
9 2 (0.95%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.95%) BYOD
10 1 (0.48%) Tandem
10 1 (0.48%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 41 (19.52%) Windows
1 41 (19.52%) Linux
2 24 (11.43%) Apple iOS
3 19 (9.05%) Android
4 6 (2.86%) Windows Phone 7
4 6 (2.86%) Windows Phone
5 3 (1.43%) UNIX
6 1 (0.48%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (46.67%) TDD
3 85 (40.48%) Scrum
4 71 (33.81%) MVC
5 66 (31.43%) Web Development
6 51 (24.29%) Multithreading
7 50 (23.81%) OOD
8 46 (21.90%) Open Source
9 43 (20.48%) Low Latency
9 43 (20.48%) SOA
10 42 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
11 41 (19.52%) Mobile Development
12 32 (15.24%) Software Engineering
13 29 (13.81%) OO
14 26 (12.38%) Unit Testing
15 15 (7.14%) Kanban
16 13 (6.19%) Web Design
17 12 (5.71%) Pair Programming
18 11 (5.24%) iOS Development
19 10 (4.76%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 158 (75.24%) JavaScript
2 68 (32.38%) Java
3 62 (29.52%) C#
4 59 (28.10%) SQL
5 50 (23.81%) Objective-C
6 43 (20.48%) PL/SQL
7 36 (17.14%) Python
8 23 (10.95%) PHP
9 22 (10.48%) C++
10 12 (5.71%) C
11 10 (4.76%) Go
12 9 (4.29%) TypeScript
12 9 (4.29%) PowerShell
13 8 (3.81%) Bash Shell
13 8 (3.81%) Perl
14 7 (3.33%) Ruby
15 5 (2.38%) PHP5
15 5 (2.38%) Apple Swift
16 2 (0.95%) R
17 1 (0.48%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 50 (23.81%) Degree
2 5 (2.38%) HND
3 2 (0.95%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.62%) QA
2 6 (2.86%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.95%) Basel II
System Software
1 10 (4.76%) Firmware
2 5 (2.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (3.33%) Puppet
2 6 (2.86%) Ansible
3 5 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.95%) SCCM
5 1 (0.48%) Icinga
Vendors
1 51 (24.29%) Oracle
2 43 (20.48%) Microsoft
3 9 (4.29%) TIBCO
4 8 (3.81%) Facebook
5 6 (2.86%) PayPal
5 6 (2.86%) Google
6 4 (1.90%) Zend
7 3 (1.43%) Adobe
7 3 (1.43%) Apple
8 2 (0.95%) Splunk
9 1 (0.48%) New Relic
9 1 (0.48%) Avaya
9 1 (0.48%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.48%) Sencha
City, London
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Savvy Recruitment
Salary: Excellent Salary and Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Connect
Salary: £dependant on experience + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
The Developer Portal
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
Annapurna
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago