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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 35 78 36
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -42
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 337 167 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.96% 3.11% 5.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.59% 9.07% 14.31%
Number of salaries quoted 300 153 242
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
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
2031 1841 1943
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 35.89% 34.25% 39.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1775 1645 1685
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +30 132 £37,500 -2.59% 11
Coventry +34 59 £35,000 - 7
Staffordshire +14 59 £40,000 +23.07% 8
Warwickshire +2 24 £45,000 +20.00% 3
Solihull +6 22 £42,500 +13.33% 8
Worcestershire +4 19 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Herefordshire - 8 £31,500 - 1
Walsall - 3 £37,500 -
Wolverhampton -10 2 £35,000 +84.21%
Shropshire - 2 £35,250 - 3
West Bromwich +2 1 £37,500 -25.00%
Web Services
England

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 346 (55.45%) .NET
2 327 (52.40%) HTML
3 299 (47.92%) C#
4 287 (45.99%) SQL
5 286 (45.83%) SQL Server
6 238 (38.14%) CSS
7 223 (35.74%) ASP.NET
8 217 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
9 209 (33.49%) XML
10 199 (31.89%) MVC
11 195 (31.25%) JavaScript
12 179 (28.69%) Microsoft
13 170 (27.24%) jQuery
14 144 (23.08%) Java
15 122 (19.55%) .NET Framework
16 121 (19.39%) WCF
17 117 (18.75%) Windows
18 111 (17.79%) Oracle
19 109 (17.47%) Degree
20 103 (16.51%) OO
21 102 (16.35%) Ajax
22 97 (15.54%) VB.NET
23 96 (15.38%) HTML5
24 87 (13.94%) Linux
25 80 (12.82%) Web Development
26 70 (11.22%) SOAP
27 69 (11.06%) Software Engineering
28 68 (10.90%) Unit Testing
28 68 (10.90%) SharePoint
28 68 (10.90%) REST

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 68 (10.90%) SharePoint
2 59 (9.46%) Apache
3 58 (9.29%) IIS
4 53 (8.49%) Tomcat
5 33 (5.29%) BizTalk Server
6 32 (5.13%) CMS
7 11 (1.76%) WebSphere
7 11 (1.76%) Drupal
8 9 (1.44%) Node.js
9 7 (1.12%) WordPress
10 5 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (0.80%) MS Exchange
11 4 (0.64%) Sitecore CMS
12 3 (0.48%) Umbraco
12 3 (0.48%) Apache Solr
12 3 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (0.48%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.48%) Oracle Application Server
12 3 (0.48%) FileNet
13 2 (0.32%) Joomla!
Applications
1 61 (9.78%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.96%) MS Office
3 3 (0.48%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 43 (6.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (1.60%) Oracle ERP
3 8 (1.28%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.48%) e-Work
4 3 (0.48%) Magento
5 2 (0.32%) Epicor Vantage
5 2 (0.32%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.60%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.12%) SaaS
4 2 (0.32%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.16%) Heroku
5 1 (0.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 39 (6.25%) Internet
2 20 (3.21%) SAN
3 14 (2.24%) SSL
3 14 (2.24%) Intranet
3 14 (2.24%) TCP/IP
4 13 (2.08%) LAN
4 13 (2.08%) WAN
5 10 (1.60%) HTTP
6 3 (0.48%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.32%) LDAP
7 2 (0.32%) VLAN
8 1 (0.16%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (0.16%) FTP
8 1 (0.16%) VoIP
8 1 (0.16%) CTI
8 1 (0.16%) Q.931
8 1 (0.16%) H.323
8 1 (0.16%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 286 (45.83%) SQL Server
2 60 (9.62%) MySQL
3 51 (8.17%) Relational Database
4 49 (7.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 39 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 30 (4.81%) Big Data
7 28 (4.49%) Oracle Database
8 27 (4.33%) Crystal Reports
9 22 (3.53%) PostgreSQL
10 21 (3.37%) SQL Server 2005
10 21 (3.37%) DB2
10 21 (3.37%) SQL Server 2012
11 15 (2.40%) RDBMS
12 13 (2.08%) MongoDB
13 12 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
14 10 (1.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 10 (1.60%) NoSQL
15 7 (1.12%) Apache Cassandra
16 6 (0.96%) Informix
17 4 (0.64%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 61 (9.78%) Git (software)
2 60 (9.62%) Visual Studio
3 54 (8.65%) Team Foundation Server
4 43 (6.89%) Subversion
5 40 (6.41%) Eclipse
6 36 (5.77%) Xcode
7 6 (0.96%) Maven
8 5 (0.80%) JIRA
8 5 (0.80%) PVCS
9 4 (0.64%) JUnit
9 4 (0.64%) NetBeans
9 4 (0.64%) Mercurial
9 4 (0.64%) MSTest
9 4 (0.64%) Hudson
10 3 (0.48%) Jenkins
10 3 (0.48%) Zend Studio
10 3 (0.48%) Selenium
10 3 (0.48%) Ant
11 2 (0.32%) JDeveloper
11 2 (0.32%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 67 (10.74%) Finance
2 34 (5.45%) Games
3 26 (4.17%) Retail
4 22 (3.53%) Manufacturing
5 14 (2.24%) Telecoms
6 10 (1.60%) Banking
7 8 (1.28%) Marketing
7 8 (1.28%) Law
8 7 (1.12%) Automotive
8 7 (1.12%) Advertising
9 5 (0.80%) Military
10 3 (0.48%) Electronics
11 1 (0.16%) Back Office
11 1 (0.16%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.16%) Legal
11 1 (0.16%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 462 (74.04%) Developer
2 149 (23.88%) .NET Developer
3 75 (12.02%) Software Developer
4 62 (9.94%) Senior Developer
5 61 (9.78%) C# Developer
6 56 (8.97%) Analyst
7 53 (8.49%) C# .NET Developer
8 48 (7.69%) iOS Developer
9 42 (6.73%) Junior
10 40 (6.41%) Software Engineer
11 39 (6.25%) Junior Developer
12 36 (5.77%) Java Developer
13 35 (5.61%) CRM Developer
14 31 (4.97%) VB.NET Developer
15 30 (4.81%) ASP.NET Developer
15 30 (4.81%) PHP Developer
15 30 (4.81%) .NET Software Developer
16 26 (4.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 25 (4.01%) Java Software Engineer
17 25 (4.01%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 346 (55.45%) .NET
2 327 (52.40%) HTML
3 238 (38.14%) CSS
4 223 (35.74%) ASP.NET
5 209 (33.49%) XML
6 170 (27.24%) jQuery
7 122 (19.55%) .NET Framework
8 121 (19.39%) WCF
9 102 (16.35%) Ajax
10 96 (15.38%) HTML5
11 70 (11.22%) SOAP
12 68 (10.90%) REST
13 58 (9.29%) JSON
14 52 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
15 50 (8.01%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 49 (7.85%) RESTful
17 43 (6.89%) LINQ
18 39 (6.25%) WPF
18 39 (6.25%) J2EE
19 36 (5.77%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 36 (5.77%) Algorithms
2 32 (5.13%) Computer Science
3 29 (4.65%) Animation
3 29 (4.65%) Mobile App
3 29 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (3.53%) User Experience
4 22 (3.53%) Client/Server
5 17 (2.72%) N-Tier
5 17 (2.72%) Social Media
6 14 (2.24%) Data Structures
7 12 (1.92%) Visualisation
8 10 (1.60%) Artificial Intelligence
9 9 (1.44%) Management Information System
10 7 (1.12%) GIS
10 7 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (0.96%) Open Source
12 5 (0.80%) Credit Risk
12 5 (0.80%) Internet of Things
13 4 (0.64%) iPhone
13 4 (0.64%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 117 (18.75%) Windows
2 87 (13.94%) Linux
3 49 (7.85%) Apple iOS
4 48 (7.69%) Android
5 46 (7.37%) UNIX
6 19 (3.04%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
8 15 (2.40%) Solaris
9 13 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (0.80%) CentOS
11 4 (0.64%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (0.32%) Debian
12 2 (0.32%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.32%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.32%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.16%) Windows Phone 8
13 1 (0.16%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.16%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 217 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
2 199 (31.89%) MVC
3 103 (16.51%) OO
4 80 (12.82%) Web Development
5 69 (11.06%) Software Engineering
6 68 (10.90%) Unit Testing
7 66 (10.58%) CRM
8 64 (10.26%) Scrum
9 53 (8.49%) TDD
10 50 (8.01%) iOS Development
11 43 (6.89%) SOA
12 40 (6.41%) OOP
13 35 (5.61%) Android Development
14 29 (4.65%) Game Development
15 24 (3.85%) Data Modelling
16 22 (3.53%) MVVM
16 22 (3.53%) Waterfall
17 20 (3.21%) Mentoring
17 20 (3.21%) Continuous Integration
18 19 (3.04%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 299 (47.92%) C#
2 287 (45.99%) SQL
3 195 (31.25%) JavaScript
4 144 (23.08%) Java
5 97 (15.54%) VB.NET
6 61 (9.78%) PHP
7 52 (8.33%) Objective-C
8 40 (6.41%) VB
9 39 (6.25%) T-SQL
10 31 (4.97%) Python
10 31 (4.97%) Perl
10 31 (4.97%) C++
10 31 (4.97%) VB6
11 19 (3.04%) C
12 13 (2.08%) VBA
12 13 (2.08%) PHP5
13 12 (1.92%) Shell Script
13 12 (1.92%) XAML
14 11 (1.76%) XPath
15 10 (1.60%) Korn
Qualifications
1 109 (17.47%) Degree
2 13 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (1.44%) ISEB
4 8 (1.28%) MCITP
4 8 (1.28%) SC Cleared
4 8 (1.28%) Security Cleared
5 5 (0.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (0.48%) MCSD
7 2 (0.32%) MCSE
8 1 (0.16%) CIW
8 1 (0.16%) OCA
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.16%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.16%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.40%) QA
2 11 (1.76%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (3.37%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.80%) Terminal Server
3 3 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.32%) XenApp
4 2 (0.32%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (0.16%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 7 (1.12%) EMC NetWorker
2 5 (0.80%) MAILsweeper
3 3 (0.48%) SCCM
3 3 (0.48%) SCOM
4 1 (0.16%) MOM
4 1 (0.16%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 179 (28.69%) Microsoft
2 111 (17.79%) Oracle
3 51 (8.17%) Twitter
4 47 (7.53%) Facebook
5 34 (5.45%) Google
6 18 (2.88%) CommVault
7 17 (2.72%) NetApp
7 17 (2.72%) IBM
8 16 (2.56%) Zend
9 14 (2.24%) JBoss
10 13 (2.08%) SAP
10 13 (2.08%) Netezza
11 12 (1.92%) CheckPoint
11 12 (1.92%) Citrix
12 11 (1.76%) Apple
13 9 (1.44%) VMware
14 8 (1.28%) Open Text
15 7 (1.12%) Business Objects
15 7 (1.12%) HP
15 7 (1.12%) EMC
Staffordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + Benefits, Flexi time
Posted: 5 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £38000 - £39000 per annum + Benefits, Flexi time
Posted: 5 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 to 40,000
Posted: Yesterday
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
QUANTICA
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Market Drayton, Shropshire
Culina Logistics
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £33000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hereford and Worcester
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + benefits, travel etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago