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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 36 59 32
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -27
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 326 198 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.67% 3.72% 6.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.35% 10.36% 15.67%
Number of salaries quoted 291 177 266
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £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
1994 1912 1883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 34.69% 35.95% 40.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1768 1710 1659
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
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 24 October 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 24 October 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 +20 129 £35,000 -17.64% 9
Coventry +19 64 £37,500 - 6
Staffordshire +13 51 £40,000 +23.07% 5
Warwickshire 0 29 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Solihull -4 20 £41,250 +10.00% 2
Worcestershire -13 13 £31,500 -10.00% 1
Walsall - 8 £37,500 - 1
Herefordshire +1 7 £26,000 - 1
Wolverhampton -9 2 £36,250 +90.78%
Shropshire - 2 £36,000 - 2
Sutton Coldfield - 2 £28,250 - 1
Web Services
England

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 362 (57.55%) .NET
2 346 (55.01%) HTML
3 317 (50.40%) C#
4 286 (45.47%) SQL Server
5 268 (42.61%) SQL
6 256 (40.70%) CSS
7 239 (38.00%) ASP.NET
8 231 (36.72%) Agile Software Development
9 225 (35.77%) MVC
10 220 (34.98%) JavaScript
11 216 (34.34%) XML
12 183 (29.09%) jQuery
13 173 (27.50%) Microsoft
14 130 (20.67%) Java
15 126 (20.03%) WCF
16 121 (19.24%) .NET Framework
17 114 (18.12%) Degree
18 112 (17.81%) HTML5
19 111 (17.65%) OO
20 110 (17.49%) Windows
21 107 (17.01%) VB.NET
22 105 (16.69%) Oracle
23 97 (15.42%) Ajax
24 83 (13.20%) Web Development
25 82 (13.04%) Linux
26 80 (12.72%) Software Engineering
27 76 (12.08%) SharePoint
28 75 (11.92%) CRM
28 75 (11.92%) REST
29 74 (11.76%) Scrum

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 76 (12.08%) SharePoint
2 53 (8.43%) Apache
3 50 (7.95%) IIS
4 45 (7.15%) Tomcat
5 38 (6.04%) BizTalk Server
5 38 (6.04%) CMS
6 14 (2.23%) JBoss
6 14 (2.23%) Drupal
7 10 (1.59%) WebSphere
8 9 (1.43%) Node.js
9 7 (1.11%) WordPress
10 5 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
10 5 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (0.79%) WebLogic
10 5 (0.79%) MS Exchange
11 4 (0.64%) Sitecore CMS
12 3 (0.48%) Umbraco
12 3 (0.48%) Apache Solr
12 3 (0.48%) FileNet
12 3 (0.48%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 55 (8.74%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.11%) MS Office
3 6 (0.95%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.48%) SPSS
5 1 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 45 (7.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.43%) Oracle ERP
3 8 (1.27%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (0.64%) Oracle BPM
5 3 (0.48%) e-Work
5 3 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.48%) Magento
5 3 (0.48%) Epicor Vantage
6 2 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.16%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.79%) SaaS
4 1 (0.16%) Heroku
4 1 (0.16%) Office 365
4 1 (0.16%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 41 (6.52%) Internet
2 19 (3.02%) SAN
3 14 (2.23%) LAN
3 14 (2.23%) WAN
3 14 (2.23%) TCP/IP
4 13 (2.07%) SSL
5 12 (1.91%) Intranet
6 11 (1.75%) HTTP
7 4 (0.64%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.32%) LDAP
8 2 (0.32%) VLAN
9 1 (0.16%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (0.16%) FTP
9 1 (0.16%) VoIP
9 1 (0.16%) CTI
9 1 (0.16%) Q.931
9 1 (0.16%) H.323
9 1 (0.16%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 286 (45.47%) SQL Server
2 55 (8.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 48 (7.63%) MySQL
4 47 (7.47%) SQL Server 2008
5 46 (7.31%) Relational Database
6 33 (5.25%) Big Data
7 29 (4.61%) Oracle Database
8 27 (4.29%) SQL Server 2012
9 26 (4.13%) DB2
9 26 (4.13%) Crystal Reports
10 25 (3.97%) PostgreSQL
11 21 (3.34%) SQL Server 2005
12 15 (2.38%) RDBMS
13 13 (2.07%) MongoDB
14 12 (1.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 11 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
16 9 (1.43%) NoSQL
17 7 (1.11%) Apache Cassandra
18 4 (0.64%) Couchbase
18 4 (0.64%) Informix
Development Applications
1 69 (10.97%) Visual Studio
2 62 (9.86%) Git (software)
2 62 (9.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 41 (6.52%) Subversion
4 36 (5.72%) Xcode
5 34 (5.41%) Eclipse
6 5 (0.79%) Maven
6 5 (0.79%) JIRA
7 4 (0.64%) Mercurial
7 4 (0.64%) Grunt
7 4 (0.64%) Yeoman
8 3 (0.48%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (0.48%) Jenkins
8 3 (0.48%) MSTest
8 3 (0.48%) Hudson
8 3 (0.48%) NetBeans
8 3 (0.48%) Selenium
8 3 (0.48%) PVCS
9 2 (0.32%) Ant
9 2 (0.32%) JUnit
General
1 70 (11.13%) Finance
2 35 (5.56%) Games
3 29 (4.61%) Retail
4 19 (3.02%) Manufacturing
5 16 (2.54%) Marketing
5 16 (2.54%) Telecoms
6 12 (1.91%) Banking
7 10 (1.59%) Advertising
8 7 (1.11%) Automotive
8 7 (1.11%) Law
9 4 (0.64%) Military
10 3 (0.48%) Electronics
11 2 (0.32%) Back Office
12 1 (0.16%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.16%) Legal
12 1 (0.16%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 468 (74.40%) Developer
2 157 (24.96%) .NET Developer
3 70 (11.13%) Software Developer
4 64 (10.17%) C# Developer
5 62 (9.86%) Senior Developer
6 61 (9.70%) Analyst
7 56 (8.90%) C# .NET Developer
8 46 (7.31%) iOS Developer
9 44 (7.00%) Software Engineer
10 38 (6.04%) Junior
10 38 (6.04%) CRM Developer
11 35 (5.56%) Junior Developer
12 34 (5.41%) ASP.NET Developer
13 32 (5.09%) PHP Developer
14 31 (4.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 28 (4.45%) Java Software Engineer
15 28 (4.45%) VB.NET Developer
16 26 (4.13%) Java Developer
16 26 (4.13%) Web Developer
17 25 (3.97%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 362 (57.55%) .NET
2 346 (55.01%) HTML
3 256 (40.70%) CSS
4 239 (38.00%) ASP.NET
5 216 (34.34%) XML
6 183 (29.09%) jQuery
7 126 (20.03%) WCF
8 121 (19.24%) .NET Framework
9 112 (17.81%) HTML5
10 97 (15.42%) Ajax
11 75 (11.92%) REST
12 73 (11.61%) SOAP
13 69 (10.97%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 66 (10.49%) ASP.NET MVC
15 64 (10.17%) JSON
16 54 (8.59%) RESTful
17 44 (7.00%) LINQ
18 43 (6.84%) CSS3
19 40 (6.36%) WPF
19 40 (6.36%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 31 (4.93%) Computer Science
2 30 (4.77%) Animation
3 29 (4.61%) User Experience
4 28 (4.45%) Analytical Skills
4 28 (4.45%) Mobile App
5 25 (3.97%) Algorithms
6 22 (3.50%) Client/Server
7 18 (2.86%) Social Media
8 16 (2.54%) Visualisation
9 15 (2.38%) N-Tier
10 13 (2.07%) Data Structures
11 10 (1.59%) Artificial Intelligence
12 9 (1.43%) Management Information System
13 7 (1.11%) GIS
13 7 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
13 7 (1.11%) Open Source
13 7 (1.11%) Credit Risk
14 5 (0.79%) Internet of Things
15 4 (0.64%) Mobile Games
16 3 (0.48%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 110 (17.49%) Windows
2 82 (13.04%) Linux
3 48 (7.63%) Android
3 48 (7.63%) Apple iOS
4 37 (5.88%) UNIX
5 17 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (2.54%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (2.38%) Solaris
8 5 (0.79%) CentOS
9 4 (0.64%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (0.32%) Debian
10 2 (0.32%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.32%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.32%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.16%) Windows Phone 8
11 1 (0.16%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.16%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 231 (36.72%) Agile Software Development
2 225 (35.77%) MVC
3 111 (17.65%) OO
4 83 (13.20%) Web Development
5 80 (12.72%) Software Engineering
6 75 (11.92%) CRM
7 74 (11.76%) Scrum
8 66 (10.49%) TDD
8 66 (10.49%) Unit Testing
9 48 (7.63%) iOS Development
10 47 (7.47%) SOA
11 42 (6.68%) OOP
12 36 (5.72%) Android Development
13 30 (4.77%) Game Development
14 28 (4.45%) Waterfall
15 27 (4.29%) Responsive Web Design
16 25 (3.97%) Continuous Integration
17 24 (3.82%) Mentoring
18 23 (3.66%) MVVM
18 23 (3.66%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 317 (50.40%) C#
2 268 (42.61%) SQL
3 220 (34.98%) JavaScript
4 130 (20.67%) Java
5 107 (17.01%) VB.NET
6 63 (10.02%) PHP
7 56 (8.90%) T-SQL
8 50 (7.95%) Objective-C
9 39 (6.20%) VB
10 34 (5.41%) Python
10 34 (5.41%) Perl
11 30 (4.77%) VB6
12 28 (4.45%) C++
13 18 (2.86%) XAML
14 17 (2.70%) C
15 14 (2.23%) VBA
16 13 (2.07%) PHP5
17 11 (1.75%) Shell Script
17 11 (1.75%) Korn
18 9 (1.43%) XPath
Qualifications
1 114 (18.12%) Degree
2 11 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (1.27%) SC Cleared
3 8 (1.27%) MCITP
3 8 (1.27%) Security Cleared
4 7 (1.11%) ISEB
5 5 (0.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.16%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.16%) MCSD
6 1 (0.16%) OCA
6 1 (0.16%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.07%) QA
2 9 (1.43%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (3.02%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.48%) XenApp
3 2 (0.32%) Terminal Server
4 1 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.16%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 5 (0.79%) MAILsweeper
1 5 (0.79%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (0.32%) SCCM
2 2 (0.32%) SCOM
3 1 (0.16%) MOM
3 1 (0.16%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 173 (27.50%) Microsoft
2 105 (16.69%) Oracle
3 52 (8.27%) Twitter
4 48 (7.63%) Facebook
5 33 (5.25%) Google
6 19 (3.02%) IBM
6 19 (3.02%) CommVault
7 17 (2.70%) NetApp
8 15 (2.38%) Zend
9 14 (2.23%) Netezza
10 12 (1.91%) CheckPoint
11 11 (1.75%) Apple
12 9 (1.43%) SAP
12 9 (1.43%) Sitecore
13 8 (1.27%) Business Objects
13 8 (1.27%) Citrix
14 7 (1.11%) Open Text
14 7 (1.11%) VMware
15 5 (0.79%) Red Hat
15 5 (0.79%) HP
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Sanderson
Salary: £350000.00 - £400000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Coventry
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Rugby, Warwickshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands, United Kingdom
Coventry University
Salary: £30,438 - £38,517
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Executive Resource Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hereford and Worcester
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £30,000 per annum Benefits + Share options + Pension + More
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Kyna Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £38000 - £39000 per annum + Benefits, Flexi time
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + +Bonus+Full package
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands
Boston Capel
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 11 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + +Benefits+Bonus
Posted: 14 days ago