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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 46 37 50
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +13
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 268 290 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.66% 5.39% 4.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.73% 14.48% 11.68%
Number of salaries quoted 237 258 217
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,350 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
2105 2003 2124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.63% 37.23% 39.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1913 1722 1894
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 6 July 2015.

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 6 July 2015. 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
Warwickshire +13 74 £45,000 +15.38% 5
Birmingham -15 72 £44,500 +13.37% 7
Coventry +8 44 £47,500 +26.66% 6
Staffordshire -15 30 £36,000 -4.00% 8
Shropshire +2 11 £26,500 -24.28% 2
Worcestershire -3 11 £37,500 -10.71% 2
Wolverhampton -4 10 £33,750 +16.37% 1
Solihull +6 8 £33,000 -14.83% 6
Herefordshire -1 4 £40,000 +26.98%
Walsall +7 3 £65,000 +52.94%
Sutton Coldfield -1 1 £30,000 +7.14%
Web Services
England

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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.

1 343 (66.09%) .NET
2 312 (60.12%) C#
3 276 (53.18%) JavaScript
4 272 (52.41%) HTML
5 263 (50.67%) SQL Server
6 261 (50.29%) CSS
7 259 (49.90%) SQL
8 218 (42.00%) ASP.NET
9 210 (40.46%) XML
10 203 (39.11%) Agile Software Development
11 202 (38.92%) jQuery
12 169 (32.56%) MVC
13 154 (29.67%) Microsoft
14 133 (25.63%) WCF
15 118 (22.74%) VB.NET
16 116 (22.35%) T-SQL
17 113 (21.77%) Visual Studio
18 102 (19.65%) Java
18 102 (19.65%) Windows
19 97 (18.69%) Oracle
19 97 (18.69%) Degree
20 95 (18.30%) HTML5
21 94 (18.11%) .NET Framework
22 92 (17.73%) OO
23 88 (16.96%) SQL Server 2008
24 86 (16.57%) VB
25 82 (15.80%) ASP.NET MVC
26 81 (15.61%) MySQL
27 73 (14.07%) Software Engineering
27 73 (14.07%) CSS3

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

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 36 (6.94%) IIS
2 34 (6.55%) WebSphere
3 29 (5.59%) Tomcat
4 26 (5.01%) Node.js
5 25 (4.82%) MQSeries
6 24 (4.62%) WebSphere Application Server
7 17 (3.28%) CICS
7 17 (3.28%) Apache
8 16 (3.08%) SharePoint
9 14 (2.70%) JBoss
9 14 (2.70%) CMS
10 11 (2.12%) BizTalk Server
11 9 (1.73%) WordPress
11 9 (1.73%) SharePoint 2010
12 7 (1.35%) OpenStack
13 6 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
14 5 (0.96%) Elasticsearch
14 5 (0.96%) Apache Solr
14 5 (0.96%) WebLogic
15 4 (0.77%) Joomla!
Applications
1 45 (8.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.77%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.58%) MS Office
4 2 (0.39%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.19%) MS Project
5 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.19%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 18 (3.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.16%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.96%) Cordys
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 44 (8.48%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (5.01%) Heroku
3 22 (4.24%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (3.28%) SaaS
5 11 (2.12%) Google Analytics
5 11 (2.12%) GitHub
6 10 (1.93%) PaaS
7 7 (1.35%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (1.35%) IaaS
7 7 (1.35%) Google Cloud Platform
7 7 (1.35%) Joyent
8 4 (0.77%) Rackspace Cloud
9 2 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.39%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.19%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.47%) HTTP
2 12 (2.31%) SSL
2 12 (2.31%) Internet
3 6 (1.16%) Firewall
4 5 (0.96%) Wireshark
4 5 (0.96%) SAN
4 5 (0.96%) DNS
4 5 (0.96%) HTTPS
5 4 (0.77%) Kerberos
6 2 (0.39%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.39%) LDAP
6 2 (0.39%) LAN
6 2 (0.39%) WAN
7 1 (0.19%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 263 (50.67%) SQL Server
2 88 (16.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 81 (15.61%) MySQL
4 52 (10.02%) SQL Server 2012
5 47 (9.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 37 (7.13%) Relational Database
7 31 (5.97%) Crystal Reports
8 22 (4.24%) SQL Server 2005
8 22 (4.24%) MongoDB
9 21 (4.05%) Oracle Database
10 17 (3.28%) DB2
11 16 (3.08%) RDBMS
11 16 (3.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 13 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
13 11 (2.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 11 (2.12%) NoSQL
14 9 (1.73%) SQL Server 2000
15 8 (1.54%) Big Data
16 6 (1.16%) OLAP
17 5 (0.96%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 113 (21.77%) Visual Studio
2 49 (9.44%) Subversion
3 48 (9.25%) Git (software)
4 29 (5.59%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (2.31%) Maven
6 11 (2.12%) JIRA
6 11 (2.12%) Ant
6 11 (2.12%) Jenkins
7 10 (1.93%) ReSharper
7 10 (1.93%) Xcode
8 7 (1.35%) Eclipse
8 7 (1.35%) Behat
9 6 (1.16%) PHPUnit
10 5 (0.96%) RequisitePro
10 5 (0.96%) Selenium
11 4 (0.77%) NetBeans
11 4 (0.77%) JUnit
11 4 (0.77%) Dreamweaver
12 2 (0.39%) HP UFT
12 2 (0.39%) Bugzilla
General
1 70 (13.49%) Finance
2 39 (7.51%) Retail
3 24 (4.62%) Marketing
3 24 (4.62%) Back Office
4 21 (4.05%) Advertising
5 12 (2.31%) Games
6 10 (1.93%) Law
7 8 (1.54%) Manufacturing
8 5 (0.96%) Automotive
9 3 (0.58%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.58%) Banking
9 3 (0.58%) Retail Banking
9 3 (0.58%) Private Banking
10 1 (0.19%) Publishing
10 1 (0.19%) Legal
10 1 (0.19%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 393 (75.72%) Developer
2 123 (23.70%) .NET Developer
3 94 (18.11%) C# Developer
4 79 (15.22%) Software Developer
5 70 (13.49%) C# .NET Developer
6 69 (13.29%) Senior Developer
7 44 (8.48%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 42 (8.09%) ASP.NET Developer
9 39 (7.51%) Java Developer
10 32 (6.17%) Senior C# Developer
10 32 (6.17%) Lead Developer
10 32 (6.17%) Senior .NET Developer
11 27 (5.20%) Junior
12 26 (5.01%) Analyst
12 26 (5.01%) Web Developer
13 24 (4.62%) PHP Developer
13 24 (4.62%) Junior Developer
14 23 (4.43%) Consultant
15 22 (4.24%) Technical Consultant
16 21 (4.05%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 343 (66.09%) .NET
2 272 (52.41%) HTML
3 261 (50.29%) CSS
4 218 (42.00%) ASP.NET
5 210 (40.46%) XML
6 202 (38.92%) jQuery
7 133 (25.63%) WCF
8 95 (18.30%) HTML5
9 94 (18.11%) .NET Framework
10 82 (15.80%) ASP.NET MVC
11 73 (14.07%) CSS3
12 72 (13.87%) JSON
12 72 (13.87%) SOAP
13 59 (11.37%) Ajax
14 56 (10.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 47 (9.06%) RESTful
16 46 (8.86%) REST
16 46 (8.86%) Spring
17 42 (8.09%) WinForms
18 37 (7.13%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 46 (8.86%) Analytical Skills
2 45 (8.67%) Computer Science
3 33 (6.36%) User Experience
4 31 (5.97%) Mobile App
5 30 (5.78%) Client/Server
6 28 (5.39%) N-Tier
7 20 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
8 19 (3.66%) W3C
9 17 (3.28%) Mainframe
10 9 (1.73%) Mathematics
11 8 (1.54%) iPhone
11 8 (1.54%) iPad
12 7 (1.35%) New Media
12 7 (1.35%) Public Cloud
12 7 (1.35%) NHS
12 7 (1.35%) Web 2.0
13 6 (1.16%) E-Learning
13 6 (1.16%) Blackberry
14 5 (0.96%) Management Information System
14 5 (0.96%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 102 (19.65%) Windows
2 53 (10.21%) Linux
3 35 (6.74%) Android
4 33 (6.36%) UNIX
5 30 (5.78%) Apple iOS
6 25 (4.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 25 (4.82%) Solaris
7 19 (3.66%) AIX
8 17 (3.28%) MVS
9 8 (1.54%) HPUX
10 3 (0.58%) zOS
11 2 (0.39%) OS/390
11 2 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.19%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.19%) CoreOS
12 1 (0.19%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.19%) SUSE
12 1 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.19%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 203 (39.11%) Agile Software Development
2 169 (32.56%) MVC
3 92 (17.73%) OO
4 73 (14.07%) Software Engineering
5 72 (13.87%) SOA
6 65 (12.52%) Web Development
7 52 (10.02%) E-Commerce
8 51 (9.83%) Scrum
9 50 (9.63%) Unit Testing
10 45 (8.67%) Mentoring
11 43 (8.29%) SDLC
12 39 (7.51%) Continuous Integration
13 35 (6.74%) TDD
14 33 (6.36%) Project Management
15 31 (5.97%) Android Development
16 28 (5.39%) CRM
17 27 (5.20%) iOS Development
18 24 (4.62%) OOP
19 23 (4.43%) Analytics
20 22 (4.24%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 312 (60.12%) C#
2 276 (53.18%) JavaScript
3 259 (49.90%) SQL
4 118 (22.74%) VB.NET
5 116 (22.35%) T-SQL
6 102 (19.65%) Java
7 86 (16.57%) VB
8 64 (12.33%) PHP
9 43 (8.29%) VB6
10 27 (5.20%) PL/SQL
11 22 (4.24%) Perl
12 20 (3.85%) VBScript
13 17 (3.28%) JCL
14 15 (2.89%) C
15 11 (2.12%) Objective-C
16 9 (1.73%) COBOL
17 8 (1.54%) XPath
17 8 (1.54%) PHP5
18 7 (1.35%) C++
19 6 (1.16%) X++
Qualifications
1 97 (18.69%) Degree
2 23 (4.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (1.54%) MCSD
4 5 (0.96%) MCSE
4 5 (0.96%) ISEB
5 4 (0.77%) ISTQB
5 4 (0.77%) MCP
5 4 (0.77%) MCAD
5 4 (0.77%) MCTS
6 3 (0.58%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.39%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.19%) MCITP
8 1 (0.19%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (5.20%) QA
2 7 (1.35%) SLA
3 2 (0.39%) HL7
4 1 (0.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (2.70%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (0.96%) Docker
3 3 (0.58%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.39%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 17 (3.28%) Tivoli
2 8 (1.54%) Puppet
2 8 (1.54%) Vagrant
3 7 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (1.35%) Ansible
4 2 (0.39%) NetBackup
4 2 (0.39%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 154 (29.67%) Microsoft
2 97 (18.69%) Oracle
3 35 (6.74%) IBM
4 29 (5.59%) Business Objects
5 21 (4.05%) Google
6 18 (3.47%) Rackspace
7 14 (2.70%) Zend
8 12 (2.31%) Metastorm
8 12 (2.31%) Adobe
9 10 (1.93%) Telerik
10 8 (1.54%) Red Hat
11 5 (0.96%) BT
11 5 (0.96%) SAP
11 5 (0.96%) OpenText
11 5 (0.96%) VMware
11 5 (0.96%) Pega
12 4 (0.77%) New Relic
13 3 (0.58%) Sitecore
13 3 (0.58%) Apple
14 2 (0.39%) InterSystems
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Benefits Package
Posted: 4 hours ago
West Midlands
Monarch Recruitment Ltd.
Posted: 15 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
West Midlands
Tata Technologies Europe Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
Shropshire
Arden Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Vertical IT Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwickshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum £25,000 to £35,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £23000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + BENEFITS + BONUSES
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum + Private Healthcare + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwickshire
X4 Group
Salary: £22k - 60k per year + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
ninesharp
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 5% pension, bonus, 25 days hols
Posted: 6 days ago
Staffordshire
Anonymous Recruiter
Salary: From £22,000 to £32,000 per annum Pension, 33 Days Holiday inc Christm
Posted: 13 days ago