The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services Enhancements (WSE)
Rank 901 899 864
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -35
Permanent jobs citing WSE 3 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.009% 0.012%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.007% 0.023% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 10
Average salary £50,500 £29,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.18% -30.58%
UK excluding London average salary £50,500 £29,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+71.18% -9.23%

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
40832 43547 42223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.43% 38.18% 40.02%
Number of salaries quoted 34986 36594 36546
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
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%

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
Top 4 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 4 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
South East +6 3 £50,500 +119.56%
England +2 3 £50,500 +71.18%
Thame - 3 £50,500 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £50,500 -

WSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) Ajax
1 3 (100.00%) NHibernate
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) JSON
1 3 (100.00%) WCF
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (100.00%) MSTest
1 3 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 3 (100.00%) REST
1 3 (100.00%) Razor View Engine
1 3 (100.00%) T4 Templates
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development

WSE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (100.00%) MSTest
1 3 (100.00%) T4 Templates
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Team Leader
2 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Developer
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Team Leader
3 1 (33.33%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) Ajax
1 3 (100.00%) NHibernate
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) JSON
1 3 (100.00%) WCF
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 3 (100.00%) REST
1 3 (100.00%) Razor View Engine
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft