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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 38 44 49
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 299 232 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.62% 4.72% 4.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.98% 13.40% 12.22%
Number of salaries quoted 255 197 229
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £46,000
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
2139 1731 1988
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 40.24% 35.24% 39.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1933 1477 1773
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +2 80 £45,000 +5.88% 10
Birmingham -3 64 £40,000 +3.22% 16
Staffordshire -7 42 £40,000 +5.26% 7
Coventry -1 36 £41,250 +7.84% 3
Solihull +16 31 £35,000 - 2
Shropshire +7 15 £42,500 +11.84% 1
Worcestershire -1 10 £42,500 +15.64%
Wolverhampton -5 10 £35,000 +27.27% 3
Herefordshire +8 2 - - 2
Walsall +1 2 £65,000 +71.05%
Sutton Coldfield -6 1 £30,000 -21.05%
Web Services
England

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 313 (68.79%) .NET
2 256 (56.26%) C#
3 238 (52.31%) JavaScript
4 229 (50.33%) HTML
5 223 (49.01%) CSS
6 218 (47.91%) SQL Server
7 214 (47.03%) SQL
8 197 (43.30%) XML
9 187 (41.10%) ASP.NET
10 180 (39.56%) jQuery
11 177 (38.90%) Agile Software Development
12 162 (35.60%) MVC
13 121 (26.59%) Microsoft
14 112 (24.62%) VB.NET
15 108 (23.74%) WCF
16 102 (22.42%) Visual Studio
17 94 (20.66%) Windows
18 87 (19.12%) HTML5
19 86 (18.90%) Java
20 85 (18.68%) T-SQL
21 84 (18.46%) SQL Server 2008
22 83 (18.24%) OO
23 82 (18.02%) VB
23 82 (18.02%) Degree
24 81 (17.80%) Oracle
25 80 (17.58%) .NET Framework
25 80 (17.58%) Software Engineering
26 79 (17.36%) ASP.NET MVC
27 77 (16.92%) JSON
28 69 (15.16%) CSS3

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (7.91%) Tomcat
2 27 (5.93%) IIS
3 25 (5.49%) SharePoint
4 22 (4.84%) Node.js
5 21 (4.62%) CMS
5 21 (4.62%) WebSphere
6 17 (3.74%) Apache
7 16 (3.52%) WebSphere Application Server
8 12 (2.64%) MQSeries
9 10 (2.20%) CICS
9 10 (2.20%) SharePoint 2010
10 9 (1.98%) Drupal
10 9 (1.98%) BizTalk Server
10 9 (1.98%) WebLogic
10 9 (1.98%) JBoss
11 7 (1.54%) WordPress
11 7 (1.54%) Apache Solr
11 7 (1.54%) Elasticsearch
12 6 (1.32%) OpenStack
13 5 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 33 (7.25%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.76%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.66%) MS Office
4 1 (0.22%) MS Project
4 1 (0.22%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.22%) SPSS
4 1 (0.22%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 21 (4.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.10%) Cordys
3 2 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.44%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.22%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 33 (7.25%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (3.52%) Heroku
3 12 (2.64%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (2.42%) Google Analytics
5 10 (2.20%) SaaS
6 8 (1.76%) GitHub
7 7 (1.54%) PaaS
8 6 (1.32%) Amazon EC2
8 6 (1.32%) IaaS
8 6 (1.32%) Google Cloud Platform
8 6 (1.32%) Joyent
9 4 (0.88%) Rackspace Cloud
10 2 (0.44%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.22%) Sage Pay
11 1 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (4.40%) Internet
2 12 (2.64%) SSL
3 10 (2.20%) HTTP
4 7 (1.54%) HTTPS
5 6 (1.32%) SAN
6 5 (1.10%) Firewall
6 5 (1.10%) Wireshark
6 5 (1.10%) DNS
7 3 (0.66%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.44%) FTP
8 2 (0.44%) LDAP
8 2 (0.44%) Intranet
9 1 (0.22%) GPRS
9 1 (0.22%) LAN
9 1 (0.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 218 (47.91%) SQL Server
2 84 (18.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 53 (11.65%) MySQL
4 41 (9.01%) SQL Server 2012
5 33 (7.25%) Crystal Reports
6 30 (6.59%) Relational Database
7 29 (6.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 20 (4.40%) MongoDB
9 19 (4.18%) Oracle Database
9 19 (4.18%) SQL Server 2005
10 16 (3.52%) RDBMS
11 15 (3.30%) Oracle Database 11g
12 14 (3.08%) DB2
13 9 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 8 (1.76%) Big Data
15 6 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 4 (0.88%) SQL Server 2000
17 3 (0.66%) Oracle Database 10g
17 3 (0.66%) NoSQL
18 2 (0.44%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 102 (22.42%) Visual Studio
2 34 (7.47%) Git (software)
3 31 (6.81%) Subversion
4 21 (4.62%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (2.86%) Maven
6 12 (2.64%) Ant
6 12 (2.64%) Eclipse
7 10 (2.20%) ReSharper
8 9 (1.98%) Xcode
9 6 (1.32%) NetBeans
9 6 (1.32%) JIRA
9 6 (1.32%) Jenkins
9 6 (1.32%) Grunt
9 6 (1.32%) Yeoman
10 5 (1.10%) Selenium
10 5 (1.10%) RequisitePro
11 4 (0.88%) Dreamweaver
11 4 (0.88%) JUnit
11 4 (0.88%) PHPUnit
11 4 (0.88%) Behat
General
1 48 (10.55%) Finance
2 28 (6.15%) Retail
3 25 (5.49%) Marketing
4 23 (5.05%) Back Office
5 18 (3.96%) Advertising
6 5 (1.10%) Law
7 2 (0.44%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.44%) Games
8 1 (0.22%) Banking
8 1 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.22%) Automotive
8 1 (0.22%) Legal
8 1 (0.22%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 337 (74.07%) Developer
2 97 (21.32%) .NET Developer
3 78 (17.14%) C# Developer
4 66 (14.51%) Software Developer
5 64 (14.07%) C# .NET Developer
6 63 (13.85%) Senior Developer
7 44 (9.67%) ASP.NET Developer
8 40 (8.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 33 (7.25%) Lead Developer
10 29 (6.37%) Java Developer
11 27 (5.93%) Web Developer
11 27 (5.93%) Junior
12 26 (5.71%) Senior .NET Developer
13 25 (5.49%) Junior Developer
13 25 (5.49%) Architect
14 22 (4.84%) Analyst
14 22 (4.84%) PHP Developer
15 21 (4.62%) Senior C# Developer
16 20 (4.40%) Front-End Developer
17 18 (3.96%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 313 (68.79%) .NET
2 229 (50.33%) HTML
3 223 (49.01%) CSS
4 197 (43.30%) XML
5 187 (41.10%) ASP.NET
6 180 (39.56%) jQuery
7 108 (23.74%) WCF
8 87 (19.12%) HTML5
9 80 (17.58%) .NET Framework
10 79 (17.36%) ASP.NET MVC
11 77 (16.92%) JSON
12 69 (15.16%) CSS3
13 66 (14.51%) SOAP
14 61 (13.41%) Ajax
15 55 (12.09%) REST
16 46 (10.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 38 (8.35%) Entity Framework
18 37 (8.13%) Spring
19 35 (7.69%) LINQ
20 31 (6.81%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 47 (10.33%) User Experience
2 35 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (6.81%) Computer Science
4 28 (6.15%) Mobile App
5 25 (5.49%) Client/Server
6 24 (5.27%) N-Tier
7 19 (4.18%) Enterprise Software
8 18 (3.96%) W3C
9 10 (2.20%) Mainframe
10 9 (1.98%) Web 2.0
11 8 (1.76%) Management Information System
12 7 (1.54%) iPhone
12 7 (1.54%) iPad
12 7 (1.54%) New Media
13 6 (1.32%) Public Cloud
13 6 (1.32%) Clustering
13 6 (1.32%) Blackberry
13 6 (1.32%) NHS
14 5 (1.10%) Algorithms
15 4 (0.88%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 94 (20.66%) Windows
2 41 (9.01%) Linux
3 31 (6.81%) Android
4 27 (5.93%) Apple iOS
5 25 (5.49%) UNIX
6 21 (4.62%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (3.96%) Solaris
8 12 (2.64%) AIX
9 10 (2.20%) MVS
10 7 (1.54%) HPUX
11 4 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.44%) zOS
12 2 (0.44%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.22%) SUSE
13 1 (0.22%) OS/400
13 1 (0.22%) OS/390
13 1 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.22%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.22%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (38.90%) Agile Software Development
2 162 (35.60%) MVC
3 83 (18.24%) OO
4 80 (17.58%) Software Engineering
5 53 (11.65%) Scrum
6 50 (10.99%) Web Development
7 46 (10.11%) SOA
8 42 (9.23%) Project Management
9 41 (9.01%) Unit Testing
10 38 (8.35%) Mentoring
11 36 (7.91%) CRM
12 34 (7.47%) TDD
13 33 (7.25%) E-Commerce
13 33 (7.25%) Responsive Web Design
14 27 (5.93%) Android Development
15 25 (5.49%) iOS Development
16 23 (5.05%) Analytics
17 22 (4.84%) Continuous Integration
18 21 (4.62%) Performance Tuning
18 21 (4.62%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 256 (56.26%) C#
2 238 (52.31%) JavaScript
3 214 (47.03%) SQL
4 112 (24.62%) VB.NET
5 86 (18.90%) Java
6 85 (18.68%) T-SQL
7 82 (18.02%) VB
8 55 (12.09%) PHP
9 42 (9.23%) VB6
10 28 (6.15%) PL/SQL
11 17 (3.74%) Perl
12 13 (2.86%) C
13 11 (2.42%) Objective-C
14 10 (2.20%) JCL
15 9 (1.98%) XPath
16 8 (1.76%) XAML
17 7 (1.54%) VBScript
18 6 (1.32%) Shell Script
19 5 (1.10%) C++
19 5 (1.10%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 82 (18.02%) Degree
2 14 (3.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (1.32%) MCSE
4 4 (0.88%) ISEB
5 3 (0.66%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.44%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.22%) MCP
7 1 (0.22%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (4.84%) QA
2 6 (1.32%) SLA
3 2 (0.44%) HL7
4 1 (0.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (2.20%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.10%) Docker
3 1 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.22%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.22%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (2.20%) Tivoli
2 7 (1.54%) Puppet
2 7 (1.54%) Vagrant
3 6 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (1.32%) Ansible
4 1 (0.22%) MAILsweeper
4 1 (0.22%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 121 (26.59%) Microsoft
2 81 (17.80%) Oracle
3 25 (5.49%) IBM
4 18 (3.96%) Google
5 17 (3.74%) Business Objects
6 11 (2.42%) Telerik
7 10 (2.20%) Rackspace
8 8 (1.76%) Pega
9 7 (1.54%) Metastorm
9 7 (1.54%) SAP
10 5 (1.10%) Adobe
10 5 (1.10%) OpenText
10 5 (1.10%) Zend
10 5 (1.10%) BT
11 4 (0.88%) Sitecore
11 4 (0.88%) Apple
11 4 (0.88%) New Relic
12 3 (0.66%) Citrix
12 3 (0.66%) BEA
12 3 (0.66%) Sybase
West Midlands
TUI Group
Salary: Very competitive
Posted: 2 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £38000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30 - £35000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: Package
Posted: Yesterday
Ross-on-wye, Herefordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: please contact for details
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
RecruitX
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwickshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £0 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + training, Benefits, bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 40,000
Posted: 5 days ago