The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT jobs advertised for the Walsall region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 19 19 24
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 1.30% 2.25% 1.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.63% 4.44% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Average salary - £38,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +68.88%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Web Services
West Midlands

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 Walsall region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
38 45 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 49.35% 50.56% 64.06%
Number of salaries quoted 26 39 41
Average salary £37,500 £34,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +11.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £35,000 £45,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

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

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

Web Services
Salary Trend in Walsall

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

Web Services Salary Trend in Walsall

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) XML
2 5 (83.33%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) MVC
3 4 (66.67%) JSON
3 4 (66.67%) WCF
4 3 (50.00%) Sitecore
5 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (16.67%) jQuery
5 1 (16.67%) Pega
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle
5 1 (16.67%) HTML
5 1 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) Spring
5 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (16.67%) Workflow
5 1 (16.67%) OO
5 1 (16.67%) JBoss
5 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
5 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
5 1 (16.67%) JMS
5 1 (16.67%) N-Tier
5 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
5 1 (16.67%) IBM
5 1 (16.67%) BEA

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
1 1 (16.67%) JBoss
1 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) DB2
2 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Web Developer
1 4 (66.67%) .NET Developer
1 4 (66.67%) .NET Web Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) XML
2 4 (66.67%) JSON
2 4 (66.67%) WCF
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) JMS
3 1 (16.67%) Middleware
3 1 (16.67%) Spring
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) JSP
3 1 (16.67%) Servlets
3 1 (16.67%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
1 1 (16.67%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Workflow
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Sitecore
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Sybase
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) BEA
2 1 (16.67%) Vitria
2 1 (16.67%) Pega