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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 35 16 41
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +25
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 32 51 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 5.52% 13.60% 4.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.33% 30.54% 11.85%
Number of salaries quoted 27 50 16
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,800 £33,000 £48,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £51,000 £66,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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
150 167 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 25.86% 44.53% 34.97%
Number of salaries quoted 108 135 93
Average salary £47,500 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.79% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £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 24 October 2014.

Web Services Salary Histogram in Watford

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 31 (60.78%) Java
2 30 (58.82%) SQL
3 24 (47.06%) XML
4 23 (45.10%) C#
4 23 (45.10%) RESTful
5 22 (43.14%) Open Source
5 22 (43.14%) JUnit
6 20 (39.22%) NUnit
7 19 (37.25%) Software Testing
7 19 (37.25%) OO
7 19 (37.25%) Test Scripting
7 19 (37.25%) Selenium
8 18 (35.29%) WATIR
8 18 (35.29%) Test Automation
8 18 (35.29%) JBehave
8 18 (35.29%) Cucumber
8 18 (35.29%) BDD
8 18 (35.29%) SpecFlow
8 18 (35.29%) Gherkin
8 18 (35.29%) Jenkins
8 18 (35.29%) Calabash
8 18 (35.29%) Ruby
9 13 (25.49%) Retail
9 13 (25.49%) Internet
10 12 (23.53%) .NET
11 10 (19.61%) JavaScript
11 10 (19.61%) Microsoft
12 9 (17.65%) SMS
12 9 (17.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 9 (17.65%) CCA

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 6 (11.76%) Tomcat
2 5 (9.80%) OpenStack
3 4 (7.84%) Adobe CQ
3 4 (7.84%) IIS
3 4 (7.84%) MQSeries
4 2 (3.92%) iPlanet
4 2 (3.92%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (3.92%) JBoss
4 2 (3.92%) Apache
4 2 (3.92%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (3.92%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.92%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (3.92%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.92%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.96%) Tuxedo
5 1 (1.96%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
1 1 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (13.73%) PaaS
3 6 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (11.76%) IaaS
3 6 (11.76%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (9.80%) SaaS
4 5 (9.80%) Google Apps
5 1 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 13 (25.49%) Internet
2 9 (17.65%) SMS
3 6 (11.76%) HTTP
4 5 (9.80%) Firewall
5 1 (1.96%) Network Security
5 1 (1.96%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.84%) MySQL
1 4 (7.84%) RDBMS
1 4 (7.84%) Relational Database
2 3 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.96%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 22 (43.14%) JUnit
2 20 (39.22%) NUnit
3 19 (37.25%) Selenium
4 18 (35.29%) SpecFlow
4 18 (35.29%) Jenkins
4 18 (35.29%) Calabash
4 18 (35.29%) JBehave
4 18 (35.29%) Cucumber
4 18 (35.29%) WATIR
5 6 (11.76%) Subversion
6 4 (7.84%) Maven
6 4 (7.84%) Ant
6 4 (7.84%) Log4j
6 4 (7.84%) Eclipse
7 3 (5.88%) Visual Studio
8 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Blend
9 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.96%) Fiddler
9 1 (1.96%) Rational Performance Tester
9 1 (1.96%) Facilita Forecast
General
1 13 (25.49%) Retail
2 9 (17.65%) Retail Banking
2 9 (17.65%) Banking
3 4 (7.84%) Manufacturing
4 3 (5.88%) Finance
5 2 (3.92%) Games
5 2 (3.92%) French Language
Job Titles
1 11 (21.57%) Developer
2 10 (19.61%) Architect
3 9 (17.65%) Business Analyst
3 9 (17.65%) Analyst
3 9 (17.65%) Automation Engineer
3 9 (17.65%) Payments Business Analyst
4 7 (13.73%) Cloud Architect
5 6 (11.76%) Senior Test Engineer
5 6 (11.76%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
5 6 (11.76%) Test Engineer
5 6 (11.76%) Test Automation Engineer
6 5 (9.80%) Enterprise Architect
7 4 (7.84%) Java Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Software Developer
8 2 (3.92%) J2EE Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Consultant
8 2 (3.92%) Mobile Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Middleware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (47.06%) XML
2 23 (45.10%) RESTful
3 18 (35.29%) Gherkin
4 12 (23.53%) .NET
5 9 (17.65%) HTML
5 9 (17.65%) CSS
6 7 (13.73%) jQuery
7 6 (11.76%) Ajax
7 6 (11.76%) JSON
7 6 (11.76%) SOAP
8 5 (9.80%) ASP.NET
8 5 (9.80%) LAMP
9 4 (7.84%) Hibernate
9 4 (7.84%) Spring
9 4 (7.84%) XMLBeans
9 4 (7.84%) XSLT
9 4 (7.84%) JMS
9 4 (7.84%) J2EE
9 4 (7.84%) Struts
9 4 (7.84%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 22 (43.14%) Open Source
2 9 (17.65%) SWIFT
2 9 (17.65%) APACS
2 9 (17.65%) IVR
2 9 (17.65%) Cryptography
3 6 (11.76%) CMDB
4 4 (7.84%) Web 2.0
5 2 (3.92%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.76%) UNIX
2 5 (9.80%) Solaris
3 4 (7.84%) Linux
3 4 (7.84%) HPUX
4 3 (5.88%) Windows
5 2 (3.92%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (3.92%) Android
5 2 (3.92%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.96%) Windows 2000
6 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (37.25%) OO
1 19 (37.25%) Software Testing
1 19 (37.25%) Test Scripting
2 18 (35.29%) Test Automation
2 18 (35.29%) BDD
3 9 (17.65%) Requirements Analysis
3 9 (17.65%) Project Planning
3 9 (17.65%) Data Security
4 7 (13.73%) Migration
4 7 (13.73%) Content Management
5 6 (11.76%) Project Management
5 6 (11.76%) DevOps
6 5 (9.80%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (9.80%) Technical Analysis
6 5 (9.80%) Data Modelling
6 5 (9.80%) UML
6 5 (9.80%) SOA
6 5 (9.80%) Technical Architecture
6 5 (9.80%) Use Case
7 4 (7.84%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 31 (60.78%) Java
2 30 (58.82%) SQL
3 23 (45.10%) C#
4 18 (35.29%) Ruby
5 10 (19.61%) JavaScript
6 4 (7.84%) XPath
7 2 (3.92%) PHP
7 2 (3.92%) C++
8 1 (1.96%) Jython
Qualifications
1 9 (17.65%) CCA
2 4 (7.84%) Sun Certification
2 4 (7.84%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (17.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 9 (17.65%) ISO 8583
1 9 (17.65%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.96%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (9.80%) Puppet
3 2 (3.92%) Tivoli
3 2 (3.92%) BMC Performance Manager
Vendors
1 10 (19.61%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.76%) IBM
3 5 (9.80%) Oracle
3 5 (9.80%) Google
3 5 (9.80%) Rackspace
4 4 (7.84%) Sun
4 4 (7.84%) Interwoven
5 2 (3.92%) BMC
5 2 (3.92%) NetIQ
5 2 (3.92%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.96%) SOASTA, Inc
6 1 (1.96%) VMware
6 1 (1.96%) Red Hat
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