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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 36 76 39
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -37
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 330 166 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.89% 3.05% 5.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.26% 9.00% 13.96%
Number of salaries quoted 289 151 233
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
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 £38,500
% 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
2029 1844 1920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.23% 33.89% 39.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1756 1646 1669
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 £52,500 £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 19 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 19 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 +34 137 £37,500 +3.44% 7
Staffordshire +11 54 £40,000 +23.07% 4
Coventry +31 52 £35,000 -6.66% 7
Solihull +4 21 £42,500 +13.33% 8
Warwickshire -3 20 £41,250 +10.00% 6
Worcestershire +11 19 £35,000 +16.66% 2
Herefordshire - 8 £31,500 - 2
Wolverhampton -6 3 £35,000 +24.99%
Walsall - 3 £37,500 -
Shropshire - 2 £35,250 -
West Bromwich - 1 £37,500 -
Web Services
England

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 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.

1 341 (55.54%) .NET
2 315 (51.30%) HTML
3 294 (47.88%) C#
4 291 (47.39%) SQL
5 286 (46.58%) SQL Server
6 226 (36.81%) CSS
7 220 (35.83%) ASP.NET
8 213 (34.69%) Agile Software Development
9 208 (33.88%) XML
10 189 (30.78%) JavaScript
11 188 (30.62%) MVC
12 177 (28.83%) Microsoft
13 162 (26.38%) jQuery
14 148 (24.10%) Java
15 128 (20.85%) WCF
16 123 (20.03%) .NET Framework
17 117 (19.06%) Windows
18 112 (18.24%) Oracle
19 108 (17.59%) Degree
20 100 (16.29%) OO
21 99 (16.12%) VB.NET
21 99 (16.12%) Ajax
22 91 (14.82%) HTML5
23 86 (14.01%) Linux
24 80 (13.03%) Web Development
25 71 (11.56%) SOAP
26 70 (11.40%) Software Engineering
26 70 (11.40%) Unit Testing
27 68 (11.07%) REST
28 67 (10.91%) SharePoint

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

For the 6 months to 19 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 67 (10.91%) SharePoint
2 64 (10.42%) IIS
3 60 (9.77%) Apache
4 50 (8.14%) Tomcat
5 32 (5.21%) BizTalk Server
6 30 (4.89%) CMS
7 12 (1.95%) WebSphere
8 10 (1.63%) Drupal
9 9 (1.47%) Node.js
10 7 (1.14%) WordPress
11 4 (0.65%) Sitecore CMS
11 4 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (0.65%) MS Exchange
12 3 (0.49%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.49%) Umbraco
12 3 (0.49%) FileNet
12 3 (0.49%) Apache Solr
12 3 (0.49%) Oracle Application Server
12 3 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
13 2 (0.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 64 (10.42%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.65%) MS Office
3 3 (0.49%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 42 (6.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (1.79%) Oracle ERP
3 8 (1.30%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.49%) e-Work
4 3 (0.49%) Magento
5 2 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.14%) SaaS
2 7 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.33%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.16%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 37 (6.03%) Internet
2 13 (2.12%) SSL
2 13 (2.12%) SAN
3 12 (1.95%) Intranet
4 10 (1.63%) TCP/IP
5 9 (1.47%) LAN
5 9 (1.47%) WAN
6 8 (1.30%) HTTP
7 3 (0.49%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.33%) LDAP
8 2 (0.33%) VLAN
9 1 (0.16%) Q.931
9 1 (0.16%) H.323
9 1 (0.16%) Firewall
9 1 (0.16%) CTI
9 1 (0.16%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 286 (46.58%) SQL Server
2 63 (10.26%) MySQL
3 53 (8.63%) Relational Database
4 51 (8.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 37 (6.03%) SQL Server 2008
6 29 (4.72%) Big Data
6 29 (4.72%) Crystal Reports
7 26 (4.23%) Oracle Database
8 24 (3.91%) SQL Server 2005
8 24 (3.91%) PostgreSQL
9 23 (3.75%) SQL Server 2012
10 20 (3.26%) DB2
11 14 (2.28%) Oracle Reports
11 14 (2.28%) RDBMS
12 13 (2.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 13 (2.12%) MongoDB
13 10 (1.63%) NoSQL
14 7 (1.14%) Apache Cassandra
15 6 (0.98%) Informix
16 4 (0.65%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 65 (10.59%) Visual Studio
2 60 (9.77%) Git (software)
3 56 (9.12%) Team Foundation Server
4 47 (7.65%) Subversion
5 41 (6.68%) Eclipse
6 34 (5.54%) Xcode
7 8 (1.30%) Maven
8 6 (0.98%) JIRA
8 6 (0.98%) Hudson
9 5 (0.81%) Jenkins
9 5 (0.81%) MSTest
9 5 (0.81%) Selenium
9 5 (0.81%) PVCS
10 4 (0.65%) NetBeans
10 4 (0.65%) JUnit
10 4 (0.65%) Mercurial
11 3 (0.49%) Zend Studio
11 3 (0.49%) Cucumber
11 3 (0.49%) Ant
12 2 (0.33%) JDeveloper
General
1 62 (10.10%) Finance
2 32 (5.21%) Games
3 24 (3.91%) Retail
3 24 (3.91%) Manufacturing
4 12 (1.95%) Telecoms
5 10 (1.63%) Law
6 7 (1.14%) Advertising
6 7 (1.14%) Military
6 7 (1.14%) Automotive
7 6 (0.98%) Marketing
7 6 (0.98%) Banking
8 3 (0.49%) Electronics
9 1 (0.16%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.16%) Legal
9 1 (0.16%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 461 (75.08%) Developer
2 145 (23.62%) .NET Developer
3 80 (13.03%) Software Developer
4 63 (10.26%) Senior Developer
4 63 (10.26%) C# Developer
5 51 (8.31%) Analyst
5 51 (8.31%) C# .NET Developer
6 46 (7.49%) iOS Developer
7 40 (6.51%) Junior
8 39 (6.35%) Software Engineer
8 39 (6.35%) Java Developer
9 37 (6.03%) Junior Developer
10 34 (5.54%) VB.NET Developer
10 34 (5.54%) CRM Developer
11 33 (5.37%) .NET Software Developer
12 29 (4.72%) ASP.NET Developer
13 28 (4.56%) PHP Developer
14 25 (4.07%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 25 (4.07%) C# Software Developer
15 24 (3.91%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 341 (55.54%) .NET
2 315 (51.30%) HTML
3 226 (36.81%) CSS
4 220 (35.83%) ASP.NET
5 208 (33.88%) XML
6 162 (26.38%) jQuery
7 128 (20.85%) WCF
8 123 (20.03%) .NET Framework
9 99 (16.12%) Ajax
10 91 (14.82%) HTML5
11 71 (11.56%) SOAP
12 68 (11.07%) REST
13 57 (9.28%) JSON
14 47 (7.65%) RESTful
15 46 (7.49%) LINQ
16 45 (7.33%) ASP.NET MVC
16 45 (7.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 41 (6.68%) WPF
18 38 (6.19%) J2EE
19 37 (6.03%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 32 (5.21%) Computer Science
2 28 (4.56%) Mobile App
2 28 (4.56%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (4.40%) Animation
4 23 (3.75%) Client/Server
5 20 (3.26%) User Experience
6 17 (2.77%) Social Media
6 17 (2.77%) N-Tier
7 10 (1.63%) Artificial Intelligence
8 9 (1.47%) Management Information System
9 8 (1.30%) Visualisation
10 7 (1.14%) Open Source
11 6 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (0.98%) GIS
12 5 (0.81%) Internet of Things
13 4 (0.65%) iPhone
13 4 (0.65%) Mobile Games
13 4 (0.65%) Replication
13 4 (0.65%) Mathematics
14 3 (0.49%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 117 (19.06%) Windows
2 86 (14.01%) Linux
3 47 (7.65%) Apple iOS
4 45 (7.33%) Android
5 42 (6.84%) UNIX
6 19 (3.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (1.47%) Solaris
10 5 (0.81%) CentOS
11 4 (0.65%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (0.33%) Debian
12 2 (0.33%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.33%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.16%) Windows CE
13 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.16%) Windows Phone 8
13 1 (0.16%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 213 (34.69%) Agile Software Development
2 188 (30.62%) MVC
3 100 (16.29%) OO
4 80 (13.03%) Web Development
5 70 (11.40%) Unit Testing
5 70 (11.40%) Software Engineering
6 65 (10.59%) Scrum
7 63 (10.26%) CRM
8 52 (8.47%) TDD
9 48 (7.82%) iOS Development
10 45 (7.33%) SOA
11 38 (6.19%) OOP
12 33 (5.37%) Android Development
13 27 (4.40%) Game Development
14 24 (3.91%) Data Modelling
15 22 (3.58%) MVVM
16 21 (3.42%) Waterfall
17 19 (3.09%) Mentoring
17 19 (3.09%) Enterprise Architecture
18 18 (2.93%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 294 (47.88%) C#
2 291 (47.39%) SQL
3 189 (30.78%) JavaScript
4 148 (24.10%) Java
5 99 (16.12%) VB.NET
6 60 (9.77%) PHP
7 50 (8.14%) Objective-C
8 41 (6.68%) T-SQL
9 39 (6.35%) VB
10 33 (5.37%) C++
11 32 (5.21%) Python
12 31 (5.05%) VB6
13 30 (4.89%) Perl
14 19 (3.09%) C
15 13 (2.12%) VBA
16 12 (1.95%) PHP5
17 11 (1.79%) XPath
17 11 (1.79%) XAML
18 9 (1.47%) Shell Script
18 9 (1.47%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 108 (17.59%) Degree
2 13 (2.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (1.47%) ISEB
4 8 (1.30%) MCITP
4 8 (1.30%) SC Cleared
4 8 (1.30%) Security Cleared
5 4 (0.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (0.49%) MCSD
6 3 (0.49%) MCSE
7 1 (0.16%) CIW
7 1 (0.16%) OCA
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.16%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.16%) PMP
7 1 (0.16%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.16%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (2.77%) QA
2 11 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (3.26%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.98%) Terminal Server
3 3 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.33%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 6 (0.98%) EMC NetWorker
2 4 (0.65%) SCCM
2 4 (0.65%) SCOM
2 4 (0.65%) MAILsweeper
3 1 (0.16%) MOM
3 1 (0.16%) CA SiteMinder
3 1 (0.16%) Puppet
3 1 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 177 (28.83%) Microsoft
2 112 (18.24%) Oracle
3 50 (8.14%) Twitter
4 46 (7.49%) Facebook
5 32 (5.21%) Google
6 16 (2.61%) JBoss
7 15 (2.44%) Zend
8 14 (2.28%) SAP
9 12 (1.95%) CheckPoint
9 12 (1.95%) IBM
10 11 (1.79%) Citrix
10 11 (1.79%) CommVault
10 11 (1.79%) Apple
11 9 (1.47%) NetApp
12 8 (1.30%) Open Text
13 7 (1.14%) VMware
13 7 (1.14%) Netezza
13 7 (1.14%) Sitecore
13 7 (1.14%) Business Objects
14 6 (0.98%) HP
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Non contrib Pension,
Posted: 2 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30 - £35 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £28000 per annum + Bens
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
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
SBC Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £40 - £55 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £33000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Hereford and Worcester
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + bens, flexible hours, 25 days hol
Posted: 5 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + Benefits, Flexi time
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £38000 - £39000 per annum + Benefits, Flexi time
Posted: 6 days ago