The table below looks at the statistics for WebSpeed skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WebSpeed over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Progress WebSpeed Workshop
Rank 891 857 858
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +1
Permanent jobs citing WebSpeed 4 42 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.038% 0.031%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.022% 0.25% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 4 42 34
Average salary £28,000 £45,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.77% +21.62%
UK excluding London average salary - - £32,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Development Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
17870 16767 17412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 15.91% 15.29% 15.07%
Number of salaries quoted 15112 13999 15315
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 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

WebSpeed
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WebSpeed within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

WebSpeed Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

WebSpeed
Salary Trend

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

WebSpeed Salary Trend in the UK

WebSpeed
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WebSpeed within the UK over the 3 months to 18 December 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
(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
London -13 4 £28,000 -37.77%
England -30 4 £28,000 -37.77%
City of London +19 2 £28,000 -32.53%

WebSpeed
Top 25 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing WebSpeed 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 WebSpeed.

1 10 (71.43%) Progress 4GL
1 10 (71.43%) Progress
2 8 (57.14%) OpenEdge
3 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 5 (35.71%) CSS
3 5 (35.71%) jQuery
4 4 (28.57%) WordPress
4 4 (28.57%) HTML5
4 4 (28.57%) CSS3
4 4 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (28.57%) LESS
4 4 (28.57%) OOCSS
4 4 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (28.57%) User Experience
4 4 (28.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (28.57%) OO
4 4 (28.57%) PHP
4 4 (28.57%) Photoshop
4 4 (28.57%) Adobe
4 4 (28.57%) HTML
5 2 (14.29%) Finance
5 2 (14.29%) Business Development
5 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
6 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering

WebSpeed
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing WebSpeed 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 WebSpeed. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (57.14%) OpenEdge
2 4 (28.57%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Photoshop
1 4 (28.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (64.29%) Progress Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Web Developer
4 2 (14.29%) GUI Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) CSS
1 5 (35.71%) jQuery
2 4 (28.57%) HTML5
2 4 (28.57%) CSS3
2 4 (28.57%) LESS
2 4 (28.57%) OOCSS
2 4 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 4 (28.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) OO
1 4 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
2 2 (14.29%) Business Development
3 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) Progress 4GL
2 5 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 4 (28.57%) PHP
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Progress
2 4 (28.57%) Adobe