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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 46 25 25
Rank change year-on-year
-21 0
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 18 54 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.60% 8.64% 6.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.53% 23.38% 15.45%
Number of salaries quoted 11 53 18
Average salary £47,500 £44,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% +35.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £59,500 £47,100
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
211 231 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 42.20% 36.96% 42.27%
Number of salaries quoted 149 189 92
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,750 £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 28 May 2015.

Web Services Salary Histogram in Watford

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 42 (82.35%) Java
2 38 (74.51%) SQL
3 37 (72.55%) Linux
4 35 (68.63%) JavaScript
5 34 (66.67%) Spring
6 32 (62.75%) UNIX
7 29 (56.86%) XML
8 28 (54.90%) Hibernate
9 25 (49.02%) Finance
10 24 (47.06%) Oracle
10 24 (47.06%) OO
11 23 (45.10%) Degree
12 22 (43.14%) JSP
13 21 (41.18%) Struts
14 19 (37.25%) JUnit
14 19 (37.25%) Maven
15 18 (35.29%) Subversion
15 18 (35.29%) CSS
15 18 (35.29%) Tomcat
16 17 (33.33%) HTML
16 17 (33.33%) Banking
16 17 (33.33%) WebSphere
17 16 (31.37%) RESTful
17 16 (31.37%) J2EE
17 16 (31.37%) Eclipse
17 16 (31.37%) Solaris
17 16 (31.37%) Windows
17 16 (31.37%) SOAP
17 16 (31.37%) MVC
17 16 (31.37%) Sun Certification

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 18 (35.29%) Tomcat
2 17 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 13 (25.49%) WebSphere Application Server
4 7 (13.73%) Apache
5 6 (11.76%) Apache ServiceMix
5 6 (11.76%) IBM HTTP Server
5 6 (11.76%) JBoss
5 6 (11.76%) IIS
6 4 (7.84%) WebLogic
7 3 (5.88%) MQSeries
7 3 (5.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (3.92%) Liferay
9 1 (1.96%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (3.92%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.92%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (3.92%) SaaS
4 1 (1.96%) PaaS
4 1 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.96%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.96%) IaaS
4 1 (1.96%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.65%) HTTP
2 7 (13.73%) IPv4
3 3 (5.88%) Internet
4 1 (1.96%) SAN
4 1 (1.96%) NAS
4 1 (1.96%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (21.57%) Relational Database
1 11 (21.57%) RDBMS
2 10 (19.61%) MySQL
3 7 (13.73%) Informix
4 6 (11.76%) DB2
5 4 (7.84%) JasperReports
5 4 (7.84%) SQL Server
6 2 (3.92%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.96%) SQLite
7 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.96%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 19 (37.25%) JUnit
1 19 (37.25%) Maven
2 18 (35.29%) Subversion
3 16 (31.37%) Eclipse
4 7 (13.73%) SoapUI
5 6 (11.76%) Rational Application Developer
5 6 (11.76%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
6 5 (9.80%) JBehave
6 5 (9.80%) NUnit
6 5 (9.80%) WATIR
6 5 (9.80%) Selenium
6 5 (9.80%) SpecFlow
6 5 (9.80%) Jenkins
6 5 (9.80%) Cucumber
6 5 (9.80%) Calabash
7 3 (5.88%) Ant
7 3 (5.88%) Log4j
7 3 (5.88%) Git (software)
8 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.96%) PowerBuilder
General
1 25 (49.02%) Finance
2 17 (33.33%) Banking
3 7 (13.73%) Financial Institution
4 5 (9.80%) Retail
5 2 (3.92%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 40 (78.43%) Developer
2 35 (68.63%) Java Developer
3 11 (21.57%) Senior Developer
4 10 (19.61%) Senior Java Developer
5 8 (15.69%) Analyst
6 7 (13.73%) Java Programmer
6 7 (13.73%) Programmer
7 6 (11.76%) Java Consultant
7 6 (11.76%) Support Consultant
7 6 (11.76%) Consultant
8 5 (9.80%) Systems Analyst
8 5 (9.80%) Developer Analyst
8 5 (9.80%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 4 (7.84%) Cloud Architect
9 4 (7.84%) Java Applications Developer
9 4 (7.84%) Java Analyst Programmer
9 4 (7.84%) Analyst Programmer
9 4 (7.84%) Applications Developer
9 4 (7.84%) Architect
10 3 (5.88%) Senior Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (66.67%) Spring
2 29 (56.86%) XML
3 28 (54.90%) Hibernate
4 22 (43.14%) JSP
5 21 (41.18%) Struts
6 18 (35.29%) CSS
7 17 (33.33%) HTML
8 16 (31.37%) RESTful
8 16 (31.37%) J2EE
8 16 (31.37%) SOAP
9 14 (27.45%) jQuery
10 13 (25.49%) Spring MVC
10 13 (25.49%) JDBC
11 12 (23.53%) Java EE
12 10 (19.61%) Servlets
12 10 (19.61%) XSLT
12 10 (19.61%) REST
13 9 (17.65%) JMS
14 7 (13.73%) .NET
14 7 (13.73%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.49%) Computer Science
2 7 (13.73%) Client/Server
3 3 (5.88%) Web 2.0
3 3 (5.88%) Derivative
3 3 (5.88%) Mobile App
3 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.92%) User Experience
4 2 (3.92%) Public Cloud
4 2 (3.92%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.92%) Online Gambling
5 1 (1.96%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.96%) Clustering
5 1 (1.96%) iPhone
5 1 (1.96%) iPad
5 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 37 (72.55%) Linux
2 32 (62.75%) UNIX
3 16 (31.37%) Solaris
3 16 (31.37%) Windows
4 13 (25.49%) AIX
5 10 (19.61%) HPUX
6 1 (1.96%) Android
6 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.96%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (47.06%) OO
2 16 (31.37%) MVC
3 15 (29.41%) TDD
4 12 (23.53%) Test Automation
5 11 (21.57%) Web Development
5 11 (21.57%) Software Engineering
6 9 (17.65%) Content Management
6 9 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (13.73%) Multithreading
7 7 (13.73%) Open Source
8 6 (11.76%) RAD
9 5 (9.80%) Test Scripting
9 5 (9.80%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (9.80%) Software Testing
9 5 (9.80%) BDD
10 4 (7.84%) SOA
10 4 (7.84%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (5.88%) E-Commerce
11 3 (5.88%) OOA/OOD
11 3 (5.88%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 42 (82.35%) Java
2 38 (74.51%) SQL
3 35 (68.63%) JavaScript
4 12 (23.53%) C#
5 10 (19.61%) XPath
6 8 (15.69%) C++
7 7 (13.73%) C
7 7 (13.73%) Perl
8 6 (11.76%) Bash Shell
9 5 (9.80%) Ruby
10 3 (5.88%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.96%) PHP
11 1 (1.96%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.96%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 23 (45.10%) Degree
2 16 (31.37%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (13.73%) VirtualBox
3 2 (3.92%) vCloud
4 1 (1.96%) vSphere
4 1 (1.96%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) SCCM
1 1 (1.96%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 24 (47.06%) Oracle
2 10 (19.61%) IBM
2 10 (19.61%) VMware
3 9 (17.65%) Sun
4 5 (9.80%) Sybase
5 3 (5.88%) Interwoven
6 2 (3.92%) Perforce
6 2 (3.92%) Adobe
7 1 (1.96%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.96%) BMC
7 1 (1.96%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.96%) Apple
7 1 (1.96%) Xamarin
Watford
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago