The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 37 46 29
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -17
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 36 32 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 6.84% 5.29% 7.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.06% 17.49% 17.42%
Number of salaries quoted 23 30 21
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +36.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £33,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £67,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Web Services
Hertfordshire

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 Watford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
211 183 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 40.11% 30.25% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 147 132 92
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £40,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Web Services
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Web Services Salary Trend in Watford

Web Services
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Web Services across the Watford region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

Web Services Salary Histogram in Watford

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 45 (73.77%) JavaScript
2 42 (68.85%) Java
3 41 (67.21%) SQL
3 41 (67.21%) Linux
4 37 (60.66%) Spring
5 32 (52.46%) UNIX
6 28 (45.90%) HTML
6 28 (45.90%) Oracle
7 27 (44.26%) Windows
7 27 (44.26%) Degree
8 26 (42.62%) JSP
8 26 (42.62%) Hibernate
9 25 (40.98%) XML
10 24 (39.34%) CSS
10 24 (39.34%) Tomcat
10 24 (39.34%) Finance
11 23 (37.70%) Web Development
12 22 (36.07%) Subversion
12 22 (36.07%) Eclipse
13 21 (34.43%) Struts
13 21 (34.43%) MVC
14 20 (32.79%) .NET
15 19 (31.15%) C#
15 19 (31.15%) JUnit
15 19 (31.15%) OO
15 19 (31.15%) Continuous Integration
16 18 (29.51%) WebSphere
16 18 (29.51%) J2EE
17 17 (27.87%) REST
18 16 (26.23%) Solaris

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Watford 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 24 (39.34%) Tomcat
2 18 (29.51%) WebSphere
3 14 (22.95%) WebSphere Application Server
4 13 (21.31%) Apache
5 11 (18.03%) IBM HTTP Server
5 11 (18.03%) IIS
5 11 (18.03%) Apache ServiceMix
6 6 (9.84%) JBoss
7 4 (6.56%) WebLogic
8 2 (3.28%) MQSeries
8 2 (3.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (3.28%) Liferay
9 1 (1.64%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (9.84%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (3.28%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 11 (18.03%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (9.84%) SaaS
3 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (3.28%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.64%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.64%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.64%) PaaS
5 1 (1.64%) IaaS
5 1 (1.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (22.95%) HTTP
2 3 (4.92%) IPv4
2 3 (4.92%) iBeacon
3 2 (3.28%) SAN
3 2 (3.28%) Internet
3 2 (3.28%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (24.59%) MySQL
2 11 (18.03%) DB2
3 10 (16.39%) RDBMS
3 10 (16.39%) Relational Database
4 9 (14.75%) MongoDB
5 7 (11.48%) Informix
6 4 (6.56%) JasperReports
6 4 (6.56%) SQL Server
7 3 (4.92%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (4.92%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (4.92%) SQLite
7 3 (4.92%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.64%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.64%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 22 (36.07%) Eclipse
1 22 (36.07%) Subversion
2 19 (31.15%) JUnit
3 14 (22.95%) Maven
4 11 (18.03%) Rational Application Developer
4 11 (18.03%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 7 (11.48%) Git (software)
6 3 (4.92%) SoapUI
6 3 (4.92%) CocoaPods
6 3 (4.92%) Visual Studio
6 3 (4.92%) Xcode
7 2 (3.28%) Ant
7 2 (3.28%) Log4j
8 1 (1.64%) CruiseControl
8 1 (1.64%) PowerBuilder
General
1 24 (39.34%) Finance
2 12 (19.67%) Banking
3 8 (13.11%) Retail
4 3 (4.92%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 54 (88.52%) Developer
2 40 (65.57%) Java Developer
3 11 (18.03%) Java Consultant
3 11 (18.03%) Consultant
3 11 (18.03%) Senior Developer
3 11 (18.03%) Support Consultant
4 8 (13.11%) Analyst
4 8 (13.11%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (11.48%) Java Programmer
5 7 (11.48%) Programmer
5 7 (11.48%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 6 (9.84%) Graduate Developer
6 6 (9.84%) Junior Developer
6 6 (9.84%) Graduate
6 6 (9.84%) Software Developer
6 6 (9.84%) Junior
7 5 (8.20%) Architect
7 5 (8.20%) Systems Analyst
7 5 (8.20%) Developer Analyst
7 5 (8.20%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (60.66%) Spring
2 28 (45.90%) HTML
3 26 (42.62%) JSP
3 26 (42.62%) Hibernate
4 25 (40.98%) XML
5 24 (39.34%) CSS
6 21 (34.43%) Struts
7 20 (32.79%) .NET
8 18 (29.51%) J2EE
9 17 (27.87%) REST
10 15 (24.59%) SOAP
11 14 (22.95%) XHTML
11 14 (22.95%) JDBC
11 14 (22.95%) Spring MVC
12 13 (21.31%) JMS
13 11 (18.03%) JSTL
13 11 (18.03%) jQuery
14 9 (14.75%) ASP.NET
15 8 (13.11%) Java EE
16 7 (11.48%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.95%) Computer Science
2 7 (11.48%) Mobile App
3 6 (9.84%) User Experience
3 6 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.92%) iPhone
4 3 (4.92%) iPad
4 3 (4.92%) Client/Server
4 3 (4.92%) Derivative
5 2 (3.28%) Web 2.0
5 2 (3.28%) Public Cloud
5 2 (3.28%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.64%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.64%) Clustering
6 1 (1.64%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 41 (67.21%) Linux
2 32 (52.46%) UNIX
3 27 (44.26%) Windows
4 16 (26.23%) Solaris
5 14 (22.95%) AIX
6 5 (8.20%) HPUX
7 3 (4.92%) Android
7 3 (4.92%) Apple iOS
7 3 (4.92%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (37.70%) Web Development
2 21 (34.43%) MVC
3 19 (31.15%) Continuous Integration
3 19 (31.15%) OO
4 16 (26.23%) TDD
5 13 (21.31%) Content Management
6 11 (18.03%) Software Engineering
6 11 (18.03%) RAD
7 9 (14.75%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (11.48%) Migration
9 6 (9.84%) Time Management
9 6 (9.84%) Memory Management
9 6 (9.84%) OOP
9 6 (9.84%) Mobile Commerce
10 5 (8.20%) Web Design
10 5 (8.20%) Multithreading
11 4 (6.56%) Release Management
11 4 (6.56%) SOA
11 4 (6.56%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (4.92%) BPR
Programming Languages
1 45 (73.77%) JavaScript
2 42 (68.85%) Java
3 41 (67.21%) SQL
4 19 (31.15%) C#
5 12 (19.67%) Perl
6 11 (18.03%) Bash Shell
7 6 (9.84%) C++
7 6 (9.84%) C
8 5 (8.20%) XPath
9 3 (4.92%) Apple Swift
9 3 (4.92%) T-SQL
9 3 (4.92%) Shell Script
9 3 (4.92%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.64%) PHP
Qualifications
1 27 (44.26%) Degree
2 16 (26.23%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (8.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.92%) VirtualBox
3 2 (3.28%) vCloud
3 2 (3.28%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.28%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) SCCM
1 1 (1.64%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 28 (45.90%) Oracle
2 14 (22.95%) IBM
3 13 (21.31%) Sun
4 6 (9.84%) Sybase
4 6 (9.84%) VMware
4 6 (9.84%) Adobe
5 3 (4.92%) Xamarin
5 3 (4.92%) Apple
6 2 (3.28%) Perforce
6 2 (3.28%) Interwoven
7 1 (1.64%) BMC
7 1 (1.64%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.64%) Microsoft
Watford, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago