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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 46 18 57
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +39
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 22 49 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 4.17% 13.46% 2.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.60% 26.20% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 18 46 10
Average salary £55,000 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.14% -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £30,000 £42,250
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £40,000 £52,750
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
141 187 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 26.70% 51.37% 45.09%
Number of salaries quoted 90 134 94
Average salary £42,500 £36,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.43% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,300 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,500 £47,500
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 27 August 2014.

Web Services Salary Histogram in Watford

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 37 (48.68%) SQL
2 34 (44.74%) Java
3 29 (38.16%) OO
4 25 (32.89%) C#
4 25 (32.89%) Banking
5 24 (31.58%) JavaScript
6 22 (28.95%) .NET
7 21 (27.63%) Internet
8 20 (26.32%) Microsoft
8 20 (26.32%) Finance
8 20 (26.32%) HTML
9 19 (25.00%) TDD
9 19 (25.00%) Degree
10 18 (23.68%) Requirements Analysis
10 18 (23.68%) Project Planning
10 18 (23.68%) Cryptography
10 18 (23.68%) APACS
10 18 (23.68%) ISO 8583
10 18 (23.68%) IVR
10 18 (23.68%) PCI DSS
10 18 (23.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 18 (23.68%) Data Security
10 18 (23.68%) CCA
10 18 (23.68%) Windows
10 18 (23.68%) SMS
11 17 (22.37%) SWIFT
11 17 (22.37%) Retail
11 17 (22.37%) Retail Banking
12 16 (21.05%) Oracle
12 16 (21.05%) CSS

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 7 (9.21%) CMS
2 4 (5.26%) IIS
2 4 (5.26%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.95%) Tuxedo
3 3 (3.95%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.95%) Liferay
3 3 (3.95%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.32%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (1.32%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.32%) GlassFish
4 1 (1.32%) iPlanet
4 1 (1.32%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (1.32%) Apache
4 1 (1.32%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.32%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (6.58%) MS Office
1 5 (6.58%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.95%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.32%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.32%) Fireworks
3 1 (1.32%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.32%) 3ds Max
3 1 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 13 (17.11%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (13.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (6.58%) PaaS
4 4 (5.26%) Office 365
4 4 (5.26%) IaaS
4 4 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (3.95%) SaaS
5 3 (3.95%) Google Apps
6 1 (1.32%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 21 (27.63%) Internet
2 18 (23.68%) SMS
3 3 (3.95%) WAN
3 3 (3.95%) Firewall
3 3 (3.95%) LAN
4 2 (2.63%) FTP
5 1 (1.32%) HTTP
5 1 (1.32%) SSL
5 1 (1.32%) IPv4
5 1 (1.32%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.79%) Informix
2 7 (9.21%) RDBMS
2 7 (9.21%) Relational Database
3 6 (7.89%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.63%) SAP Data Services
5 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (2.63%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.32%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.32%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (14.47%) JUnit
2 10 (13.16%) Eclipse
2 10 (13.16%) NUnit
2 10 (13.16%) Selenium
3 9 (11.84%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (10.53%) JBehave
4 8 (10.53%) Cucumber
4 8 (10.53%) SpecFlow
4 8 (10.53%) Jenkins
4 8 (10.53%) Calabash
4 8 (10.53%) Maven
4 8 (10.53%) WATIR
5 5 (6.58%) Visual Studio
6 4 (5.26%) Subversion
7 2 (2.63%) LoadRunner
7 2 (2.63%) JMeter
7 2 (2.63%) Hudson
7 2 (2.63%) Fiddler
7 2 (2.63%) Rational Performance Tester
7 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 25 (32.89%) Banking
2 20 (26.32%) Finance
3 17 (22.37%) Retail
3 17 (22.37%) Retail Banking
4 2 (2.63%) French Language
4 2 (2.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 28 (36.84%) Developer
2 19 (25.00%) Analyst
3 13 (17.11%) Business Analyst
4 12 (15.79%) Java Developer
4 12 (15.79%) Payments Business Analyst
5 10 (13.16%) Programmer
6 8 (10.53%) Web Developer
6 8 (10.53%) Java Programmer
7 7 (9.21%) Architect
8 5 (6.58%) Senior Developer
8 5 (6.58%) Analyst Programmer
8 5 (6.58%) Cloud Architect
9 4 (5.26%) Sales Executive
9 4 (5.26%) C# Developer
10 3 (3.95%) J2EE Developer
10 3 (3.95%) .NET Developer
10 3 (3.95%) 2nd Line Support
10 3 (3.95%) Enterprise Architect
10 3 (3.95%) Java Analyst Programmer
10 3 (3.95%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (28.95%) .NET
2 20 (26.32%) HTML
3 16 (21.05%) CSS
4 15 (19.74%) XML
5 14 (18.42%) jQuery
6 13 (17.11%) RESTful
6 13 (17.11%) Hibernate
6 13 (17.11%) Spring
6 13 (17.11%) ASP.NET
7 11 (14.47%) .NET Framework
7 11 (14.47%) WCF
8 10 (13.16%) JSP
9 9 (11.84%) XHTML
9 9 (11.84%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 8 (10.53%) Gherkin
11 7 (9.21%) Struts
12 5 (6.58%) J2EE
13 4 (5.26%) SOAP
14 3 (3.95%) LAMP
14 3 (3.95%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 18 (23.68%) APACS
1 18 (23.68%) IVR
1 18 (23.68%) Cryptography
2 17 (22.37%) SWIFT
3 12 (15.79%) Open Source
4 7 (9.21%) Computer Science
5 4 (5.26%) CMDB
6 2 (2.63%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.63%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 18 (23.68%) Windows
2 15 (19.74%) UNIX
3 13 (17.11%) Linux
4 3 (3.95%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (3.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.63%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.63%) Android
5 2 (2.63%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (1.32%) Windows Vista
6 1 (1.32%) SUSE
6 1 (1.32%) Solaris
6 1 (1.32%) Windows 2000
6 1 (1.32%) Windows NT
6 1 (1.32%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (38.16%) OO
2 19 (25.00%) TDD
3 18 (23.68%) Data Security
3 18 (23.68%) Requirements Analysis
3 18 (23.68%) Project Planning
4 12 (15.79%) MVC
5 10 (13.16%) Software Testing
5 10 (13.16%) Test Scripting
6 9 (11.84%) Software Engineering
6 9 (11.84%) Scrum
6 9 (11.84%) Test Automation
7 8 (10.53%) BDD
8 5 (6.58%) Migration
8 5 (6.58%) Project Management
8 5 (6.58%) Business Analysis
9 4 (5.26%) Data Modelling
9 4 (5.26%) DevOps
10 3 (3.95%) Technical Analysis
10 3 (3.95%) UML
10 3 (3.95%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (48.68%) SQL
2 34 (44.74%) Java
3 25 (32.89%) C#
4 24 (31.58%) JavaScript
5 8 (10.53%) Ruby
6 4 (5.26%) C++
7 3 (3.95%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.63%) Perl
8 2 (2.63%) PHP
8 2 (2.63%) XPath
8 2 (2.63%) C
9 1 (1.32%) ActionScript
9 1 (1.32%) Jython
Qualifications
1 19 (25.00%) Degree
2 18 (23.68%) CCA
3 3 (3.95%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.95%) MCTS
3 3 (3.95%) MCITP
3 3 (3.95%) MCP
3 3 (3.95%) MCSE
3 3 (3.95%) MCSA
3 3 (3.95%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (23.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 18 (23.68%) ISO 8583
1 18 (23.68%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.32%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.32%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (3.95%) Puppet
3 1 (1.32%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.32%) BMC Performance Manager
Vendors
1 20 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 16 (21.05%) Oracle
3 5 (6.58%) Perforce
4 4 (5.26%) JBoss
5 3 (3.95%) Cisco
5 3 (3.95%) Apple
5 3 (3.95%) Google
5 3 (3.95%) Rackspace
6 2 (2.63%) SOASTA, Inc
6 2 (2.63%) Business Objects
6 2 (2.63%) SAP
7 1 (1.32%) IBM
7 1 (1.32%) Adobe
7 1 (1.32%) Macromedia
7 1 (1.32%) BMC
7 1 (1.32%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.32%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.32%) NetIQ
7 1 (1.32%) VMware
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