The table below looks at the statistics 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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 27 9 19
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +10
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 16 16 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 6.58% 15.69% 8.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.02% 30.77% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 15 14 9
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +19.04%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Web Services
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wakefield region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
94 52 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 38.68% 50.98% 48.11%
Number of salaries quoted 89 47 47
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,750 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 23 October 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 13 (61.90%) Relational Database
2 11 (52.38%) jQuery
2 11 (52.38%) JavaScript
2 11 (52.38%) MySQL
2 11 (52.38%) SOAP
2 11 (52.38%) OO
3 10 (47.62%) .NET
3 10 (47.62%) C#
4 9 (42.86%) C++
4 9 (42.86%) C
4 9 (42.86%) Java
4 9 (42.86%) J2EE
4 9 (42.86%) JSP
4 9 (42.86%) N-Tier
4 9 (42.86%) XML
4 9 (42.86%) XSD
4 9 (42.86%) Hibernate
4 9 (42.86%) RDBMS
4 9 (42.86%) JSF
4 9 (42.86%) Maven
4 9 (42.86%) Degree
4 9 (42.86%) JSON
4 9 (42.86%) Java EE
4 9 (42.86%) Hudson
4 9 (42.86%) MyBatis
5 8 (38.10%) RESTful
5 8 (38.10%) Subversion
5 8 (38.10%) Linux
6 6 (28.57%) XSLT
6 6 (28.57%) JUnit

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 4 (19.05%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (14.29%) JBoss
2 3 (14.29%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (61.90%) Relational Database
2 11 (52.38%) MySQL
3 9 (42.86%) RDBMS
4 2 (9.52%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (42.86%) Maven
1 9 (42.86%) Hudson
2 8 (38.10%) Subversion
3 6 (28.57%) JUnit
4 5 (23.81%) Visual Studio
4 5 (23.81%) TortoiseSVN
5 3 (14.29%) MyEclipse
5 3 (14.29%) Eclipse
5 3 (14.29%) Ant
General
1 2 (9.52%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (95.24%) Developer
2 9 (42.86%) Web Developer
2 9 (42.86%) Java Developer
2 9 (42.86%) Java Web Developer
3 4 (19.05%) BizTalk Developer
3 4 (19.05%) C# Developer
4 3 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 3 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Software Developer
5 2 (9.52%) PHP Developer
6 1 (4.76%) .NET Team Leader
6 1 (4.76%) Team Leader
6 1 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (52.38%) SOAP
1 11 (52.38%) jQuery
2 10 (47.62%) .NET
3 9 (42.86%) J2EE
3 9 (42.86%) JSP
3 9 (42.86%) XML
3 9 (42.86%) XSD
3 9 (42.86%) Hibernate
3 9 (42.86%) JSF
3 9 (42.86%) Java EE
3 9 (42.86%) JSON
3 9 (42.86%) MyBatis
4 8 (38.10%) RESTful
5 6 (28.57%) Ext JS
5 6 (28.57%) XSLT
6 4 (19.05%) .NET Framework
6 4 (19.05%) WCF
7 3 (14.29%) PrimeFaces
7 3 (14.29%) Java SE
7 3 (14.29%) iBATIS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) N-Tier
2 3 (14.29%) Web 2.0
3 2 (9.52%) Social Network
3 2 (9.52%) Social Media
3 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Linux
2 6 (28.57%) Android
3 3 (14.29%) Mac OS
3 3 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) OO
2 6 (28.57%) Web Development
2 6 (28.57%) Android Development
3 4 (19.05%) Unit Testing
3 4 (19.05%) Time Management
3 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (19.05%) OOP
4 3 (14.29%) UML
4 3 (14.29%) MVC
5 2 (9.52%) OO PHP
5 2 (9.52%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (9.52%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (9.52%) Data Management
5 2 (9.52%) Email Marketing
6 1 (4.76%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) JavaScript
2 10 (47.62%) C#
3 9 (42.86%) C++
3 9 (42.86%) Java
3 9 (42.86%) C
4 5 (23.81%) SQL
5 3 (14.29%) Groovy
6 2 (9.52%) PHP5
6 2 (9.52%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Google