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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 44 34 45
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +11
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 14 36 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 2.51% 7.05% 5.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.84% 14.46% 12.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7 33 18
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £42,500 £36,750
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £57,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
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
109 249 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 19.53% 48.73% 41.47%
Number of salaries quoted 88 168 125
Average salary £48,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 13 February 2016.

Web Services Salary Histogram in Watford

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 29 (61.70%) Java
2 27 (57.45%) SQL
3 23 (48.94%) JavaScript
4 22 (46.81%) C#
5 21 (44.68%) Finance
5 21 (44.68%) Spring
6 20 (42.55%) .NET
7 19 (40.43%) J2EE
7 19 (40.43%) Linux
8 18 (38.30%) Hibernate
9 17 (36.17%) MongoDB
10 15 (31.91%) C
11 14 (29.79%) Oracle
11 14 (29.79%) Windows
12 13 (27.66%) Tomcat
12 13 (27.66%) T-SQL
12 13 (27.66%) JSP
12 13 (27.66%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (27.66%) Amazon AWS
13 12 (25.53%) WebSphere
13 12 (25.53%) MVC
13 12 (25.53%) IBM
14 11 (23.40%) XML
14 11 (23.40%) ITIL
14 11 (23.40%) Crystal Reports
14 11 (23.40%) HTML
14 11 (23.40%) SQL Server
14 11 (23.40%) PostgreSQL
15 10 (21.28%) Unix
15 10 (21.28%) SOAP

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 13 (27.66%) Tomcat
2 12 (25.53%) WebSphere
3 8 (17.02%) JBoss
3 8 (17.02%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (12.77%) WebLogic
5 5 (10.64%) Apache
6 3 (6.38%) Apache ServiceMix
6 3 (6.38%) Jetty
7 2 (4.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (4.26%) CMS
7 2 (4.26%) MQSeries
7 2 (4.26%) Tuxedo
8 1 (2.13%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (6.38%) MS Office
1 3 (6.38%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 13 (27.66%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.51%) IBM SmartCloud
3 3 (6.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 3 (6.38%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (6.38%) Amazon ELB
3 3 (6.38%) Amazon S3
3 3 (6.38%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (6.38%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (6.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (2.13%) GitHub
4 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.51%) iBeacon
2 3 (6.38%) FTP
2 3 (6.38%) HTTP
2 3 (6.38%) Internet
3 1 (2.13%) Network Security
3 1 (2.13%) SSH
3 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (36.17%) MongoDB
2 11 (23.40%) Crystal Reports
2 11 (23.40%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (23.40%) SQL Server
3 7 (14.89%) DB2
4 5 (10.64%) NoSQL
5 4 (8.51%) Informix
5 4 (8.51%) MySQL
6 3 (6.38%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (4.26%) Big Data
7 2 (4.26%) Jackrabbit
7 2 (4.26%) RDBMS
7 2 (4.26%) Relational Database
7 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
8 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (2.13%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 7 (14.89%) Git (software)
2 6 (12.77%) Subversion
3 4 (8.51%) Xcode
4 2 (4.26%) Ant
4 2 (4.26%) Eclipse
4 2 (4.26%) JUnit
4 2 (4.26%) Log4j
4 2 (4.26%) Mockito
4 2 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.13%) Bitbucket
5 1 (2.13%) FitNesse
5 1 (2.13%) jMock
5 1 (2.13%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 21 (44.68%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Marketing
2 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (65.96%) Developer
2 20 (42.55%) Java Developer
3 12 (25.53%) J2EE Developer
3 12 (25.53%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 8 (17.02%) Programmer
5 7 (14.89%) Applications Support
5 7 (14.89%) Senior Developer
6 5 (10.64%) .NET Developer
7 4 (8.51%) Analyst
7 4 (8.51%) Applications Support Analyst
7 4 (8.51%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (8.51%) C# Developer
7 4 (8.51%) iOS Developer
7 4 (8.51%) iOS Programmer
7 4 (8.51%) Java Programmer
7 4 (8.51%) Senior iOS Developer
7 4 (8.51%) Senior Programmer
7 4 (8.51%) Support Analyst
8 3 (6.38%) Senior Applications Support
8 3 (6.38%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (44.68%) Spring
2 20 (42.55%) .NET
3 19 (40.43%) J2EE
4 18 (38.30%) Hibernate
5 13 (27.66%) JSP
6 11 (23.40%) HTML
6 11 (23.40%) XML
7 10 (21.28%) SOAP
8 9 (19.15%) REST
9 8 (17.02%) CSS
10 6 (12.77%) HTML5
10 6 (12.77%) jQuery
10 6 (12.77%) Middleware
11 5 (10.64%) ASP.NET
11 5 (10.64%) EJB
11 5 (10.64%) JDBC
11 5 (10.64%) XHTML
12 4 (8.51%) JAX-RS
12 4 (8.51%) WCF
13 3 (6.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.51%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.51%) Mobile App
2 4 (8.51%) User Experience
3 3 (6.38%) Client/Server
3 3 (6.38%) DataPower
4 1 (2.13%) Blog
4 1 (2.13%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.13%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 19 (40.43%) Linux
2 14 (29.79%) Windows
3 10 (21.28%) Unix
4 7 (14.89%) AIX
5 5 (10.64%) Solaris
6 4 (8.51%) Apple iOS
7 2 (4.26%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.66%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (25.53%) MVC
3 11 (23.40%) ITIL
4 6 (12.77%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (10.64%) DevOps
5 5 (10.64%) OO
6 4 (8.51%) Dependency Injection
6 4 (8.51%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (8.51%) ETL
6 4 (8.51%) iOS Development
6 4 (8.51%) Migration
6 4 (8.51%) Multithreading
6 4 (8.51%) OOA/OOD
6 4 (8.51%) OOP
6 4 (8.51%) SOA
6 4 (8.51%) TDD
7 3 (6.38%) Application Rationalisation
7 3 (6.38%) Mentoring
7 3 (6.38%) Mobile Application Development
7 3 (6.38%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (61.70%) Java
2 27 (57.45%) SQL
3 23 (48.94%) JavaScript
4 22 (46.81%) C#
5 15 (31.91%) C
6 13 (27.66%) T-SQL
7 7 (14.89%) Perl
8 4 (8.51%) Objective-C
9 3 (6.38%) Bash Shell
10 1 (2.13%) Erlang
10 1 (2.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (19.15%) Degree
2 2 (4.26%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) COBIT
2 1 (2.13%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 14 (29.79%) Oracle
2 12 (25.53%) IBM
3 3 (6.38%) Adobe
3 3 (6.38%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.38%) Splunk
4 2 (4.26%) ATG
4 2 (4.26%) Blue Martini
4 2 (4.26%) Elastic Path
4 2 (4.26%) Interwoven
4 2 (4.26%) Sun
5 1 (2.13%) Sybase
5 1 (2.13%) Talend