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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 49 34 67
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +33
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 255 313 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.60% 5.73% 3.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.01% 15.61% 9.65%
Number of salaries quoted 232 270 165
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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
1960 2005 1928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 35.33% 36.69% 34.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1775 1709 1717
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 27 August 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 27 August 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
Birmingham -19 70 £42,500 +13.33% 23
Warwickshire +30 68 £45,000 +28.57% 9
Staffordshire -5 35 £35,000 - 4
Coventry -14 35 £40,000 +14.28% 5
Worcestershire -2 17 £35,000 -6.66% 3
Solihull -8 9 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Shropshire -1 8 £26,500 -13.78%
Wolverhampton -5 7 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Herefordshire -1 3 £40,000 +26.98%
Walsall -1 2 - -
Sutton Coldfield +2 1 £23,500 -16.07%
Stourbridge - 1 £40,000 -
Web Services
England

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 327 (61.35%) .NET
2 316 (59.29%) C#
3 290 (54.41%) HTML
4 284 (53.28%) JavaScript
5 275 (51.59%) SQL Server
6 256 (48.03%) CSS
7 245 (45.97%) SQL
8 216 (40.53%) ASP.NET
9 215 (40.34%) XML
10 207 (38.84%) Agile Software Development
11 178 (33.40%) jQuery
12 153 (28.71%) MVC
13 144 (27.02%) Microsoft
14 132 (24.77%) WCF
15 129 (24.20%) T-SQL
16 125 (23.45%) Java
17 110 (20.64%) Oracle
18 107 (20.08%) OO
19 106 (19.89%) Visual Studio
20 103 (19.32%) VB.NET
21 101 (18.95%) Degree
22 99 (18.57%) .NET Framework
23 88 (16.51%) SOA
24 87 (16.32%) SOAP
24 87 (16.32%) Finance
24 87 (16.32%) HTML5
25 86 (16.14%) Windows
26 83 (15.57%) Web Development
27 80 (15.01%) VB
28 76 (14.26%) RESTful

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 46 (8.63%) WebSphere
2 41 (7.69%) IIS
3 25 (4.69%) Tomcat
3 25 (4.69%) MQSeries
4 24 (4.50%) WebLogic
5 22 (4.13%) WebSphere Application Server
6 17 (3.19%) CICS
6 17 (3.19%) Mule
6 17 (3.19%) Node.js
7 15 (2.81%) JBoss
7 15 (2.81%) Apache
8 12 (2.25%) CMS
9 11 (2.06%) SharePoint
10 9 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
11 8 (1.50%) WordPress
12 6 (1.13%) SharePoint 2010
13 5 (0.94%) OpenStack
14 3 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
14 3 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
14 3 (0.56%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 57 (10.69%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.94%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.75%) MS Office
4 2 (0.38%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.19%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (1.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.13%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.94%) Cordys
4 2 (0.38%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 27 (5.07%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (3.75%) SaaS
3 19 (3.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (3.19%) Heroku
5 16 (3.00%) Google Analytics
6 8 (1.50%) PaaS
6 8 (1.50%) GitHub
7 5 (0.94%) IaaS
7 5 (0.94%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (0.94%) Joyent
7 5 (0.94%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.56%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.19%) Sage Pay
9 1 (0.19%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.56%) HTTP
2 12 (2.25%) Internet
3 9 (1.69%) SSL
4 4 (0.75%) Kerberos
5 3 (0.56%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.38%) VPN
6 2 (0.38%) DNS
6 2 (0.38%) LAN
6 2 (0.38%) VoIP
6 2 (0.38%) WAN
6 2 (0.38%) DHCP
6 2 (0.38%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.19%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.19%) Skype
7 1 (0.19%) LDAP
7 1 (0.19%) SAN
7 1 (0.19%) Intranet
7 1 (0.19%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 275 (51.59%) SQL Server
2 72 (13.51%) MySQL
3 70 (13.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 47 (8.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 46 (8.63%) SQL Server 2012
6 37 (6.94%) Relational Database
7 33 (6.19%) BusinessObjects
8 27 (5.07%) Crystal Reports
9 21 (3.94%) Hadoop
10 20 (3.75%) SQL Server 2005
10 20 (3.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 19 (3.56%) MongoDB
11 19 (3.56%) Oracle Database
12 18 (3.38%) NoSQL
13 17 (3.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 17 (3.19%) RDBMS
13 17 (3.19%) DB2
14 15 (2.81%) Big Data
15 9 (1.69%) SQL Server 2000
16 7 (1.31%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 106 (19.89%) Visual Studio
2 56 (10.51%) Subversion
3 48 (9.01%) Git (software)
4 37 (6.94%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (2.06%) Maven
5 11 (2.06%) JIRA
5 11 (2.06%) Ant
6 10 (1.88%) ReSharper
6 10 (1.88%) Xcode
7 8 (1.50%) PHPUnit
8 7 (1.31%) Behat
9 5 (0.94%) Jenkins
9 5 (0.94%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 5 (0.94%) Eclipse
10 4 (0.75%) NetBeans
11 3 (0.56%) Selenium
11 3 (0.56%) Bugzilla
11 3 (0.56%) JUnit
11 3 (0.56%) FogBugz
12 2 (0.38%) HP UFT
General
1 87 (16.32%) Finance
2 38 (7.13%) Retail
3 19 (3.56%) Advertising
4 17 (3.19%) Back Office
5 16 (3.00%) Manufacturing
6 14 (2.63%) Games
7 13 (2.44%) Marketing
8 10 (1.88%) Law
9 9 (1.69%) Automotive
10 5 (0.94%) Telecoms
11 4 (0.75%) Banking
12 3 (0.56%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.56%) Private Banking
13 2 (0.38%) Electronics
14 1 (0.19%) Legal
14 1 (0.19%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 395 (74.11%) Developer
2 130 (24.39%) .NET Developer
3 89 (16.70%) C# Developer
4 75 (14.07%) Software Developer
5 68 (12.76%) Senior Developer
6 61 (11.44%) C# .NET Developer
7 50 (9.38%) Java Developer
8 39 (7.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 37 (6.94%) ASP.NET Developer
10 34 (6.38%) Web Developer
10 34 (6.38%) Consultant
11 32 (6.00%) Technical Consultant
12 30 (5.63%) PHP Developer
13 27 (5.07%) Senior C# Developer
13 27 (5.07%) Lead Developer
13 27 (5.07%) Senior .NET Developer
14 25 (4.69%) Analyst
15 24 (4.50%) .NET Software Developer
16 22 (4.13%) Junior
16 22 (4.13%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 327 (61.35%) .NET
2 290 (54.41%) HTML
3 256 (48.03%) CSS
4 216 (40.53%) ASP.NET
5 215 (40.34%) XML
6 178 (33.40%) jQuery
7 132 (24.77%) WCF
8 99 (18.57%) .NET Framework
9 87 (16.32%) HTML5
9 87 (16.32%) SOAP
10 76 (14.26%) RESTful
11 71 (13.32%) ASP.NET MVC
12 68 (12.76%) REST
13 61 (11.44%) Spring
14 60 (11.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 58 (10.88%) Ajax
16 57 (10.69%) JSON
17 49 (9.19%) CSS3
18 45 (8.44%) ASP.NET Web API
19 44 (8.26%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 59 (11.07%) Computer Science
2 46 (8.63%) Analytical Skills
3 37 (6.94%) Client/Server
4 27 (5.07%) N-Tier
4 27 (5.07%) Mobile App
5 20 (3.75%) User Experience
6 17 (3.19%) W3C
7 15 (2.81%) Mainframe
8 14 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
9 13 (2.44%) Mathematics
10 7 (1.31%) NHS
10 7 (1.31%) Web 2.0
11 6 (1.13%) Inversion of Control
12 5 (0.94%) Public Cloud
12 5 (0.94%) Management Information System
13 4 (0.75%) EPoS
13 4 (0.75%) Visualisation
14 3 (0.56%) E-Learning
14 3 (0.56%) SWIFT
15 2 (0.38%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 86 (16.14%) Windows
2 41 (7.69%) Linux
3 25 (4.69%) UNIX
3 25 (4.69%) Solaris
3 25 (4.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (4.13%) Apple iOS
5 18 (3.38%) Android
6 16 (3.00%) AIX
7 15 (2.81%) MVS
8 7 (1.31%) HPUX
9 2 (0.38%) zOS
9 2 (0.38%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.38%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.19%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.19%) CentOS
10 1 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.19%) OS/400
10 1 (0.19%) OS/390
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (38.84%) Agile Software Development
2 153 (28.71%) MVC
3 107 (20.08%) OO
4 88 (16.51%) SOA
5 83 (15.57%) Web Development
6 74 (13.88%) Software Engineering
7 55 (10.32%) E-Commerce
8 53 (9.94%) Unit Testing
9 51 (9.57%) Mentoring
10 46 (8.63%) SDLC
11 44 (8.26%) Continuous Integration
12 36 (6.75%) Waterfall
12 36 (6.75%) OOP
13 32 (6.00%) Scrum
14 29 (5.44%) TDD
15 25 (4.69%) Logistics
16 23 (4.32%) Analytics
17 22 (4.13%) Document Management
18 21 (3.94%) Project Management
19 20 (3.75%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 316 (59.29%) C#
2 284 (53.28%) JavaScript
3 245 (45.97%) SQL
4 129 (24.20%) T-SQL
5 125 (23.45%) Java
6 103 (19.32%) VB.NET
7 80 (15.01%) VB
8 60 (11.26%) PHP
9 41 (7.69%) VB6
10 26 (4.88%) PL/SQL
11 25 (4.69%) VBScript
12 21 (3.94%) Perl
13 17 (3.19%) C
14 15 (2.81%) JCL
15 11 (2.06%) PHP5
16 9 (1.69%) Objective-C
16 9 (1.69%) COBOL
17 8 (1.50%) XPath
18 7 (1.31%) C++
19 6 (1.13%) X++
Qualifications
1 101 (18.95%) Degree
2 12 (2.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (1.69%) MCSD
4 5 (0.94%) Sun Certification
4 5 (0.94%) ISEB
5 4 (0.75%) MCP
5 4 (0.75%) MCAD
5 4 (0.75%) MCTS
6 3 (0.56%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (0.56%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.19%) MCITP
7 1 (0.19%) MCSA
7 1 (0.19%) CCA
7 1 (0.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (6.38%) QA
2 5 (0.94%) SLA
3 2 (0.38%) HL7
System Software
1 13 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (1.88%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.94%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.38%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.19%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (0.19%) NFS
Systems Management
1 15 (2.81%) Tivoli
2 5 (0.94%) Puppet
2 5 (0.94%) Vagrant
2 5 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (0.94%) Ansible
3 2 (0.38%) NetBackup
3 2 (0.38%) Backup Exec
3 2 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.19%) Legato
4 1 (0.19%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 144 (27.02%) Microsoft
2 110 (20.64%) Oracle
3 49 (9.19%) IBM
4 26 (4.88%) Google
5 19 (3.56%) BEA
6 15 (2.81%) Zend
6 15 (2.81%) Metastorm
7 13 (2.44%) VMware
8 12 (2.25%) Rackspace
9 9 (1.69%) Adobe
10 8 (1.50%) Red Hat
11 7 (1.31%) Pega
12 6 (1.13%) SAP
13 5 (0.94%) Appcelerator
13 5 (0.94%) Citrix
13 5 (0.94%) WSO2
13 5 (0.94%) Kony
13 5 (0.94%) OpenText
14 4 (0.75%) Telerik
15 3 (0.56%) Fiorano
Warwick, Warwickshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60k - £90K + Bonus + Health + Pension
Posted: 6 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70-100k+
Posted: 6 hours ago
Nuneaton, Warwickshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000 + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment Midlands Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 370k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £30000 - £34000 Per Annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Redditch, Worcestershire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
PNG Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
The People Network
Salary: Bonus, Benefits, Stock
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £27000 - £240000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago