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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 36 57 24
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -33
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 46 17 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 8.35% 2.89% 10.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.12% 11.49% 22.44%
Number of salaries quoted 30 15 32
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +69.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
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
199 148 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 36.12% 25.17% 47.13%
Number of salaries quoted 145 89 108
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +28.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,750 £65,000
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 3 August 2015.

Web Services Salary Histogram in Watford

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 47 (69.12%) JavaScript
2 43 (63.24%) Java
3 41 (60.29%) SQL
4 40 (58.82%) Linux
5 36 (52.94%) Spring
6 35 (51.47%) HTML
7 33 (48.53%) UNIX
8 30 (44.12%) Tomcat
8 30 (44.12%) CSS
9 28 (41.18%) Oracle
9 28 (41.18%) Eclipse
9 28 (41.18%) Windows
10 27 (39.71%) JSP
11 26 (38.24%) XML
11 26 (38.24%) Web Development
12 25 (36.76%) Continuous Integration
13 24 (35.29%) Subversion
14 23 (33.82%) Degree
14 23 (33.82%) JUnit
14 23 (33.82%) C#
14 23 (33.82%) Hibernate
15 22 (32.35%) MVC
15 22 (32.35%) Struts
15 22 (32.35%) REST
16 21 (30.88%) .NET
16 21 (30.88%) Finance
17 19 (27.94%) MySQL
17 19 (27.94%) OO
18 18 (26.47%) HTTP
18 18 (26.47%) J2EE

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 30 (44.12%) Tomcat
2 17 (25.00%) WebSphere
3 15 (22.06%) Apache
4 13 (19.12%) IBM HTTP Server
4 13 (19.12%) WebSphere Application Server
4 13 (19.12%) IIS
4 13 (19.12%) Apache ServiceMix
5 6 (8.82%) JBoss
6 4 (5.88%) WebLogic
6 4 (5.88%) MQSeries
6 4 (5.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (2.94%) Liferay
8 1 (1.47%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (10.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (2.94%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 14 (20.59%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (8.82%) SaaS
3 4 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.47%) IaaS
4 1 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.47%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.47%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 18 (26.47%) HTTP
2 6 (8.82%) iBeacon
3 4 (5.88%) Internet
4 2 (2.94%) NAS
4 2 (2.94%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (27.94%) MySQL
2 13 (19.12%) DB2
3 12 (17.65%) RDBMS
3 12 (17.65%) Relational Database
4 11 (16.18%) MongoDB
5 7 (10.29%) Informix
6 4 (5.88%) NoSQL
7 3 (4.41%) SQLite
7 3 (4.41%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (4.41%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (2.94%) SQL Server
8 2 (2.94%) Sybase ASE
9 1 (1.47%) JasperReports
9 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (1.47%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 28 (41.18%) Eclipse
2 24 (35.29%) Subversion
3 23 (33.82%) JUnit
4 13 (19.12%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
4 13 (19.12%) Maven
4 13 (19.12%) Rational Application Developer
5 8 (11.76%) Git (software)
6 6 (8.82%) Xcode
7 4 (5.88%) Ant
7 4 (5.88%) Visual Studio
7 4 (5.88%) Log4j
8 3 (4.41%) CocoaPods
9 1 (1.47%) CruiseControl
9 1 (1.47%) PowerBuilder
General
1 21 (30.88%) Finance
2 8 (11.76%) Banking
3 7 (10.29%) Retail
4 1 (1.47%) Billing
Job Titles
1 62 (91.18%) Developer
2 41 (60.29%) Java Developer
3 13 (19.12%) Java Consultant
3 13 (19.12%) Consultant
3 13 (19.12%) Senior Developer
3 13 (19.12%) Support Consultant
4 10 (14.71%) Programmer
5 8 (11.76%) Analyst
6 7 (10.29%) Graduate
6 7 (10.29%) Junior
6 7 (10.29%) Java Programmer
6 7 (10.29%) Senior Java Developer
6 7 (10.29%) Graduate Developer
6 7 (10.29%) Junior Developer
7 6 (8.82%) Software Developer
7 6 (8.82%) iOS Developer
8 5 (7.35%) Systems Analyst
8 5 (7.35%) C# Developer
8 5 (7.35%) Developer Analyst
9 4 (5.88%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (52.94%) Spring
2 35 (51.47%) HTML
3 30 (44.12%) CSS
4 27 (39.71%) JSP
5 26 (38.24%) XML
6 23 (33.82%) Hibernate
7 22 (32.35%) Struts
7 22 (32.35%) REST
8 21 (30.88%) .NET
9 18 (26.47%) J2EE
10 17 (25.00%) XHTML
10 17 (25.00%) JMS
11 16 (23.53%) SOAP
12 13 (19.12%) JDBC
12 13 (19.12%) JSTL
12 13 (19.12%) Spring MVC
13 12 (17.65%) jQuery
13 12 (17.65%) ASP.NET
14 8 (11.76%) Ajax
15 5 (7.35%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.65%) Computer Science
2 9 (13.24%) User Experience
3 8 (11.76%) Mobile App
4 6 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (5.88%) Web 2.0
6 3 (4.41%) Derivative
6 3 (4.41%) iPhone
6 3 (4.41%) iPad
7 2 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.94%) Public Cloud
8 1 (1.47%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.47%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.47%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 40 (58.82%) Linux
2 33 (48.53%) UNIX
3 28 (41.18%) Windows
4 17 (25.00%) Solaris
5 13 (19.12%) AIX
6 6 (8.82%) Apple iOS
7 4 (5.88%) HPUX
8 3 (4.41%) Windows Phone
8 3 (4.41%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (38.24%) Web Development
2 25 (36.76%) Continuous Integration
3 22 (32.35%) MVC
4 19 (27.94%) OO
5 17 (25.00%) Content Management
6 16 (23.53%) TDD
7 13 (19.12%) RAD
8 11 (16.18%) Software Engineering
9 10 (14.71%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (8.82%) Migration
10 6 (8.82%) Mobile Commerce
10 6 (8.82%) OOP
10 6 (8.82%) Time Management
10 6 (8.82%) Memory Management
10 6 (8.82%) iOS Development
11 5 (7.35%) E-Commerce
11 5 (7.35%) Web Design
12 4 (5.88%) OOD
12 4 (5.88%) SOA
12 4 (5.88%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 47 (69.12%) JavaScript
2 43 (63.24%) Java
3 41 (60.29%) SQL
4 23 (33.82%) C#
5 14 (20.59%) Perl
6 13 (19.12%) Bash Shell
7 6 (8.82%) Objective-C
8 4 (5.88%) XPath
8 4 (5.88%) T-SQL
9 3 (4.41%) C++
9 3 (4.41%) C
9 3 (4.41%) Apple Swift
9 3 (4.41%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.47%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.47%) PHP
Qualifications
1 23 (33.82%) Degree
2 13 (19.12%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (2.94%) Hyper-V
1 2 (2.94%) vCloud
2 1 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.47%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) SCCM
1 1 (1.47%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 28 (41.18%) Oracle
2 18 (26.47%) IBM
3 13 (19.12%) Sun
4 7 (10.29%) Adobe
5 4 (5.88%) Interwoven
5 4 (5.88%) Sybase
6 3 (4.41%) Xamarin
6 3 (4.41%) Apple
7 2 (2.94%) Perforce
7 2 (2.94%) VMware
7 2 (2.94%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.47%) BMC
8 1 (1.47%) Red Hat
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