The first table below looks at the demand for WSE skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WSE over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services Enhancements (WSE)
Rank 920 871 888
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +17
Permanent jobs citing WSE 7 8 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.007% 0.016%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.014% 0.018% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 20
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -48.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,700 £35,000 £54,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,900 £48,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -12.50%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
48836 45111 51829
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.03% 40.18% 41.42%
Number of salaries quoted 41196 39322 46228
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

WSE
Jobs Demand Trend

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

WSE Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

WSE
Salary Trend

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

WSE Salary Trend in the UK

WSE
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing WSE over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 within the UK.

WSE Salary Histogram in the UK

WSE
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WSE within the UK over the 3 months to 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -33 6 £36,500 -2.66% 1
Leeds - 6 £36,500 - 1
West Yorkshire - 6 £36,500 - 1
Yorkshire - 6 £36,500 - 1
Glasgow -15 1 £45,000 -
Scotland -18 1 £45,000 +28.57%

WSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing WSE 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 WSE.

1 23 (100.00%) .NET
1 23 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 23 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (95.65%) Web Services
3 21 (91.30%) SQL Server
3 21 (91.30%) C#
3 21 (91.30%) SQL Server 2005
4 20 (86.96%) SQL Server 2008
4 20 (86.96%) Team Foundation Server
4 20 (86.96%) WinForms
4 20 (86.96%) SQL
4 20 (86.96%) T-SQL
4 20 (86.96%) Visual Studio
4 20 (86.96%) Microsoft
4 20 (86.96%) MS Excel
5 19 (82.61%) MVC
5 19 (82.61%) RESTful
5 19 (82.61%) ASP.NET MVC
5 19 (82.61%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 19 (82.61%) JSON
5 19 (82.61%) LINQ
6 17 (73.91%) NHS
6 17 (73.91%) DTV
7 6 (26.09%) FoxPro (VFP)
7 6 (26.09%) OOP
7 6 (26.09%) WCF
7 6 (26.09%) WPF
8 5 (21.74%) OO
9 4 (17.39%) Data Modelling
9 4 (17.39%) Windows

WSE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing WSE 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 WSE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.70%) Apache
1 2 (8.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 20 (86.96%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) SSL
1 2 (8.70%) Internet
1 2 (8.70%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (91.30%) SQL Server
1 21 (91.30%) SQL Server 2005
2 20 (86.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (17.39%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (86.96%) Visual Studio
1 20 (86.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (8.70%) Eclipse
2 2 (8.70%) Subversion
2 2 (8.70%) Maven
General
1 2 (8.70%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 23 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Software Developer
3 4 (17.39%) C# Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Lead Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Java Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (4.35%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) C# Web Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior .NET Web Developer
6 1 (4.35%) UI Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior UI Developer
6 1 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) UI Programmer
6 1 (4.35%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Web Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (100.00%) .NET
1 23 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 22 (95.65%) Web Services
3 20 (86.96%) WinForms
4 19 (82.61%) JSON
4 19 (82.61%) LINQ
4 19 (82.61%) RESTful
4 19 (82.61%) ASP.NET MVC
4 19 (82.61%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 6 (26.09%) WCF
5 6 (26.09%) WPF
6 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
7 2 (8.70%) XML
7 2 (8.70%) XSLT
7 2 (8.70%) Middleware
7 2 (8.70%) SOAP
8 1 (4.35%) HTML
8 1 (4.35%) CSS
8 1 (4.35%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 17 (73.91%) NHS
1 17 (73.91%) DTV
2 4 (17.39%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.35%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (82.61%) MVC
3 6 (26.09%) OOP
4 5 (21.74%) OO
5 4 (17.39%) Data Modelling
6 2 (8.70%) UML
6 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 21 (91.30%) C#
2 20 (86.96%) SQL
2 20 (86.96%) T-SQL
3 6 (26.09%) FoxPro (VFP)
4 3 (13.04%) Java
5 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.35%) C++
Vendors
1 20 (86.96%) Microsoft
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £24,000 to £35,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago