The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 62 49 30
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -19
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 215 226 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.93% 4.54% 6.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.65% 12.18% 15.68%
Number of salaries quoted 189 195 302
Average salary £39,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Web Services
England

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 West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1845 1856 2066
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 33.69% 37.27% 43.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1703 1635 1875
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Web Services across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Web Services
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Web Services across the West Midlands region.

Web Services Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Web Services
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Web Services across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Web Services Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Web Services
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +7 92 £40,000 +6.66% 10
Coventry +2 40 £41,000 +9.33% 4
Warwickshire -10 31 £47,500 +5.55% 5
Solihull +5 20 £36,250 -9.37% 2
Staffordshire -12 17 £30,000 -7.69% 3
Walsall +2 7 £37,500 -9.09% 1
Herefordshire -6 4 £26,000 -32.46% 2
Worcestershire -6 3 £31,500 +5.00% 1
Sutton Coldfield +5 2 £28,250 -24.66% 1
Shropshire 0 2 £35,750 - 1
Wolverhampton -6 2 £36,250 +5.07% 1
Web Services
England

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

1 328 (59.96%) .NET
2 307 (56.12%) HTML
3 274 (50.09%) C#
4 251 (45.89%) SQL Server
5 230 (42.05%) CSS
6 220 (40.22%) ASP.NET
7 219 (40.04%) MVC
8 217 (39.67%) SQL
9 213 (38.94%) JavaScript
10 198 (36.20%) Agile Software Development
11 197 (36.01%) XML
12 158 (28.88%) jQuery
13 130 (23.77%) Microsoft
14 114 (20.84%) Java
15 105 (19.20%) .NET Framework
16 100 (18.28%) HTML5
16 100 (18.28%) VB.NET
17 98 (17.92%) OO
18 97 (17.73%) Software Engineering
19 96 (17.55%) WCF
20 90 (16.45%) Degree
21 89 (16.27%) Windows
22 88 (16.09%) Oracle
23 85 (15.54%) Ajax
24 79 (14.44%) REST
25 77 (14.08%) ASP.NET MVC
26 73 (13.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
27 72 (13.16%) Visual Studio
27 72 (13.16%) Finance
28 69 (12.61%) Scrum

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 61 (11.15%) SharePoint
2 46 (8.41%) Tomcat
3 37 (6.76%) Apache
4 33 (6.03%) CMS
5 29 (5.30%) IIS
6 28 (5.12%) BizTalk Server
7 17 (3.11%) JBoss
8 15 (2.74%) Drupal
9 9 (1.65%) SharePoint 2010
9 9 (1.65%) WebLogic
9 9 (1.65%) WebSphere
10 8 (1.46%) Node.js
11 5 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2010
11 5 (0.91%) MS Exchange
12 4 (0.73%) Oracle Workflow
13 3 (0.55%) ColdFusion
13 3 (0.55%) Sitecore CMS
14 2 (0.37%) Umbraco
14 2 (0.37%) FileNet
14 2 (0.37%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 33 (6.03%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.65%) Photoshop
3 5 (0.91%) MS Office
4 3 (0.55%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 34 (6.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.28%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.55%) Epicor Vantage
3 3 (0.55%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.37%) Magento
5 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.18%) e-Work
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.18%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.73%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.55%) SaaS
2 3 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.18%) Heroku
3 1 (0.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 38 (6.95%) Internet
2 19 (3.47%) SAN
3 14 (2.56%) LAN
3 14 (2.56%) WAN
3 14 (2.56%) TCP/IP
4 11 (2.01%) HTTP
5 9 (1.65%) SSL
5 9 (1.65%) Intranet
6 6 (1.10%) HTTPS
7 3 (0.55%) FTP
8 2 (0.37%) LDAP
9 1 (0.18%) VoIP
9 1 (0.18%) CTI
9 1 (0.18%) Q.931
9 1 (0.18%) H.323
9 1 (0.18%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 251 (45.89%) SQL Server
2 54 (9.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 36 (6.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 35 (6.40%) Big Data
5 34 (6.22%) Relational Database
6 30 (5.48%) DB2
7 26 (4.75%) Crystal Reports
8 24 (4.39%) PostgreSQL
8 24 (4.39%) SQL Server 2012
9 22 (4.02%) Oracle Database
10 19 (3.47%) RDBMS
11 18 (3.29%) MySQL
12 14 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
13 11 (2.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 7 (1.28%) MongoDB
15 4 (0.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 3 (0.55%) NoSQL
16 3 (0.55%) Oracle OLAP
16 3 (0.55%) OLAP
16 3 (0.55%) Informix
Development Applications
1 72 (13.16%) Visual Studio
2 50 (9.14%) Git (software)
3 37 (6.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 30 (5.48%) Xcode
5 25 (4.57%) Eclipse
6 20 (3.66%) Subversion
7 10 (1.83%) Grunt
7 10 (1.83%) Yeoman
8 4 (0.73%) Maven
8 4 (0.73%) Selenium
9 3 (0.55%) JIRA
9 3 (0.55%) ReSharper
9 3 (0.55%) PVCS
9 3 (0.55%) Eclipse RCP
10 2 (0.37%) Jenkins
10 2 (0.37%) Mercurial
10 2 (0.37%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (0.37%) Ant
10 2 (0.37%) NetBeans
11 1 (0.18%) NUnit
General
1 72 (13.16%) Finance
2 30 (5.48%) Retail
3 28 (5.12%) Games
4 22 (4.02%) Marketing
5 14 (2.56%) Advertising
6 13 (2.38%) Telecoms
7 12 (2.19%) Banking
8 6 (1.10%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.55%) Back Office
9 3 (0.55%) Electronics
9 3 (0.55%) Automotive
10 1 (0.18%) Legal
10 1 (0.18%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.18%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 403 (73.67%) Developer
2 142 (25.96%) .NET Developer
3 72 (13.16%) Senior Developer
4 64 (11.70%) Software Developer
5 56 (10.24%) C# Developer
6 48 (8.78%) Analyst
7 47 (8.59%) C# .NET Developer
8 41 (7.50%) Software Engineer
9 39 (7.13%) ASP.NET Developer
10 34 (6.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 33 (6.03%) iOS Developer
12 30 (5.48%) Java Software Engineer
13 29 (5.30%) Junior Developer
13 29 (5.30%) Junior
14 28 (5.12%) Web Developer
15 26 (4.75%) Java Developer
16 24 (4.39%) PHP Developer
16 24 (4.39%) Architect
17 23 (4.20%) CRM Developer
18 22 (4.02%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 328 (59.96%) .NET
2 307 (56.12%) HTML
3 230 (42.05%) CSS
4 220 (40.22%) ASP.NET
5 197 (36.01%) XML
6 158 (28.88%) jQuery
7 105 (19.20%) .NET Framework
8 100 (18.28%) HTML5
9 96 (17.55%) WCF
10 85 (15.54%) Ajax
11 79 (14.44%) REST
12 77 (14.08%) ASP.NET MVC
13 73 (13.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 67 (12.25%) JSON
15 56 (10.24%) RESTful
16 52 (9.51%) SOAP
17 42 (7.68%) J2EE
18 38 (6.95%) CSS3
19 37 (6.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 36 (6.58%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 36 (6.58%) Computer Science
1 36 (6.58%) User Experience
2 27 (4.94%) Animation
3 26 (4.75%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (3.84%) Mobile App
4 21 (3.84%) Client/Server
5 16 (2.93%) Social Media
5 16 (2.93%) Visualisation
5 16 (2.93%) Algorithms
6 11 (2.01%) N-Tier
7 10 (1.83%) Artificial Intelligence
8 9 (1.65%) Management Information System
9 8 (1.46%) Data Structures
10 7 (1.28%) GIS
10 7 (1.28%) Credit Risk
11 6 (1.10%) Open Source
11 6 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (0.73%) Mathematics
13 3 (0.55%) Web 2.0
13 3 (0.55%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 89 (16.27%) Windows
2 51 (9.32%) Linux
3 39 (7.13%) Android
4 36 (6.58%) Apple iOS
5 26 (4.75%) UNIX
6 18 (3.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (3.11%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (2.74%) Windows Server 2003
8 15 (2.74%) Solaris
9 3 (0.55%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.18%) Windows Phone 8
10 1 (0.18%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.18%) Windows CE
10 1 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.18%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 219 (40.04%) MVC
2 198 (36.20%) Agile Software Development
3 98 (17.92%) OO
4 97 (17.73%) Software Engineering
5 69 (12.61%) Scrum
6 66 (12.07%) Web Development
7 60 (10.97%) TDD
8 59 (10.79%) CRM
9 43 (7.86%) Unit Testing
10 42 (7.68%) Responsive Web Design
11 40 (7.31%) SOA
12 36 (6.58%) iOS Development
13 34 (6.22%) Android Development
14 32 (5.85%) OOP
15 31 (5.67%) Project Management
16 27 (4.94%) Game Development
17 25 (4.57%) Dependency Injection
17 25 (4.57%) Mentoring
18 23 (4.20%) Waterfall
19 21 (3.84%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 274 (50.09%) C#
2 217 (39.67%) SQL
3 213 (38.94%) JavaScript
4 114 (20.84%) Java
5 100 (18.28%) VB.NET
6 63 (11.52%) T-SQL
7 48 (8.78%) PHP
8 44 (8.04%) VB
9 38 (6.95%) Objective-C
9 38 (6.95%) VB6
10 31 (5.67%) Perl
11 28 (5.12%) Python
12 21 (3.84%) XAML
13 12 (2.19%) Shell Script
14 11 (2.01%) Korn
14 11 (2.01%) PL/SQL
14 11 (2.01%) C
15 10 (1.83%) C++
16 7 (1.28%) XPath
17 6 (1.10%) VBA
Qualifications
1 90 (16.45%) Degree
2 6 (1.10%) ISEB
3 5 (0.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.55%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.37%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.37%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.18%) OCA
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.18%) MCITP
7 1 (0.18%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.18%) MCP
7 1 (0.18%) MCSD
7 1 (0.18%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.38%) QA
2 3 (0.55%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (3.11%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.73%) XenApp
3 2 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.18%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.18%) Terminal Server
4 1 (0.18%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 5 (0.91%) MAILsweeper
1 5 (0.91%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (0.18%) SCCM
2 1 (0.18%) SCOM
2 1 (0.18%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 130 (23.77%) Microsoft
2 88 (16.09%) Oracle
3 42 (7.68%) Facebook
3 42 (7.68%) Twitter
4 30 (5.48%) Google
5 21 (3.84%) IBM
6 19 (3.47%) CommVault
7 18 (3.29%) NetApp
8 14 (2.56%) Netezza
9 10 (1.83%) SAP
10 9 (1.65%) Citrix
10 9 (1.65%) Sitecore
11 8 (1.46%) VMware
12 6 (1.10%) Business Objects
13 5 (0.91%) Sybase
13 5 (0.91%) HP
13 5 (0.91%) EMC
13 5 (0.91%) BEA
13 5 (0.91%) Finjan
13 5 (0.91%) Apple
Rugby
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £36000 - £40000 per annum + +Bonus+Full package
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £750000 per annum + corporate benefits & bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Ross-On-Wye, Herefordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: please contact for details
Posted: 3 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
IT Connections
Salary: to £44,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £56000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hereford and Worcester
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus £10,000 annual bonus budget
Posted: 7 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus + Great Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands
npower
Posted: 12 days ago