The first table below looks at the demand for Web Services skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 24 July 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 for the Wakefield region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 28 12 34
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +22
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 5 16 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 2.62% 14.29% 1.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.20% 27.12% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 15 2
Average salary £36,500 £32,500 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.30% -11.56%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
61 59 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 31.94% 52.68% 32.52%
Number of salaries quoted 48 58 34
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Web Services
West Yorkshire

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Web Services across the Wakefield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

Web Services
Salary Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Web Services across the Wakefield region.

Web Services Salary Trend in Wakefield

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield region 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 12 (63.16%) JavaScript
1 12 (63.16%) Ajax
1 12 (63.16%) Relational Database
2 11 (57.89%) XML
3 10 (52.63%) XSD
3 10 (52.63%) UNIX
3 10 (52.63%) JDBC
3 10 (52.63%) JSP
3 10 (52.63%) SOAP
3 10 (52.63%) Struts
3 10 (52.63%) UML
3 10 (52.63%) JBoss
3 10 (52.63%) Tomcat
3 10 (52.63%) C
3 10 (52.63%) C++
3 10 (52.63%) Java
3 10 (52.63%) J2EE
3 10 (52.63%) MySQL
3 10 (52.63%) Ant
3 10 (52.63%) Eclipse
3 10 (52.63%) RDBMS
3 10 (52.63%) JMS
3 10 (52.63%) Hibernate
3 10 (52.63%) Spring
3 10 (52.63%) JSF
3 10 (52.63%) Maven
3 10 (52.63%) Subversion
3 10 (52.63%) Hudson
3 10 (52.63%) Groovy
3 10 (52.63%) JPA

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield region 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 10 (52.63%) Tomcat
2 2 (10.53%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (5.26%) Umbraco
3 1 (5.26%) IIS
3 1 (5.26%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (63.16%) Relational Database
2 10 (52.63%) MySQL
2 10 (52.63%) RDBMS
3 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
4 4 (21.05%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (21.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (52.63%) Ant
1 10 (52.63%) Eclipse
1 10 (52.63%) Maven
1 10 (52.63%) Subversion
1 10 (52.63%) Hudson
1 10 (52.63%) MyEclipse
2 1 (5.26%) Selenium
2 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.26%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (5.26%) Xcode
General
1 4 (21.05%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (94.74%) Developer
2 10 (52.63%) Web Developer
2 10 (52.63%) Java Developer
2 10 (52.63%) Java Web Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Software Developer
4 2 (10.53%) BizTalk Developer
5 1 (5.26%) iOS Developer
5 1 (5.26%) QA Leader
5 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Programmer
5 1 (5.26%) Programmer
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (63.16%) Ajax
2 11 (57.89%) XML
3 10 (52.63%) XSD
3 10 (52.63%) JDBC
3 10 (52.63%) JSP
3 10 (52.63%) SOAP
3 10 (52.63%) Struts
3 10 (52.63%) J2EE
3 10 (52.63%) JMS
3 10 (52.63%) Hibernate
3 10 (52.63%) Spring
3 10 (52.63%) JSF
3 10 (52.63%) JPA
3 10 (52.63%) RichFaces
3 10 (52.63%) Java SE
3 10 (52.63%) Java EE
3 10 (52.63%) JSON
3 10 (52.63%) iBATIS
3 10 (52.63%) jQuery
3 10 (52.63%) MyBatis
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) Web 2.0
2 2 (10.53%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) UNIX
1 10 (52.63%) Mac OS
2 4 (21.05%) Windows
3 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) UML
2 4 (21.05%) Project Management
2 4 (21.05%) Change Control
3 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.53%) OOP
4 2 (10.53%) OO
4 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Software Testing
5 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Performance Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Test Management
5 1 (5.26%) Test Strategy
5 1 (5.26%) iOS Development
5 1 (5.26%) Test Automation
5 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.26%) Process Management
5 1 (5.26%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) JavaScript
2 10 (52.63%) C
2 10 (52.63%) C++
2 10 (52.63%) Java
2 10 (52.63%) Groovy
3 7 (36.84%) C#
4 5 (26.32%) SQL
5 4 (21.05%) T-SQL
6 1 (5.26%) VBScript
6 1 (5.26%) VB
6 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.26%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) ISEB
2 1 (5.26%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) JBoss
1 10 (52.63%) Google
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) Ektron
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) Percussion