The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 47 46 24
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -22
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 224 242 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.53% 4.83% 7.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.90% 12.41% 18.41%
Number of salaries quoted 190 226 325
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,100
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.57%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1737 1950 1890
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 35.13% 38.93% 40.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1481 1733 1719
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Web Services
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire +5 58 £42,500 +30.76% 2
Birmingham +4 53 £39,000 +11.42% 12
Staffordshire +21 41 £38,000 +16.92% 6
Wolverhampton +10 29 £27,500 -21.42% 4
Coventry -11 17 £38,000 -7.87% 2
Solihull -13 14 £40,000 +3.89% 1
Worcestershire -13 10 £38,500 -3.75% 1
Sutton Coldfield +16 3 £38,000 +49.01%
Herefordshire -9 3 £38,500 +28.33% 1
Walsall +2 2 £38,000 +68.88%
Shropshire -2 1 £38,000 +11.76%
Web Services
England

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 263 (62.47%) .NET
2 209 (49.64%) C#
3 204 (48.46%) SQL
4 189 (44.89%) HTML
4 189 (44.89%) SQL Server
5 187 (44.42%) JavaScript
6 165 (39.19%) ASP.NET
7 152 (36.10%) CSS
8 137 (32.54%) XML
9 122 (28.98%) jQuery
10 113 (26.84%) MVC
11 102 (24.23%) Microsoft
12 101 (23.99%) Java
13 99 (23.52%) Windows
14 96 (22.80%) MySQL
15 94 (22.33%) PHP
16 91 (21.62%) Finance
16 91 (21.62%) WCF
17 90 (21.38%) Ajax
18 74 (17.58%) .NET Framework
19 72 (17.10%) Oracle
20 68 (16.15%) VB.NET
21 65 (15.44%) Agile Software Development
22 62 (14.73%) Degree
23 60 (14.25%) Visual Studio
23 60 (14.25%) OO
24 57 (13.54%) Linux
25 51 (12.11%) T-SQL
26 49 (11.64%) Software Engineering
27 47 (11.16%) Apache

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 47 (11.16%) Apache
2 46 (10.93%) SharePoint
3 34 (8.08%) Tomcat
4 28 (6.65%) IIS
5 15 (3.56%) WordPress
6 14 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
6 14 (3.33%) WebSphere
7 12 (2.85%) CMS
7 12 (2.85%) Node.js
8 6 (1.43%) WebLogic
8 6 (1.43%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (0.95%) WorkSite
9 4 (0.95%) IBM Connections
9 4 (0.95%) WebSphere Portal
10 3 (0.71%) Drupal
10 3 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.71%) ExpressionEngine
10 3 (0.71%) Joomla!
10 3 (0.71%) FileNet
10 3 (0.71%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 42 (9.98%) MS Excel
2 13 (3.09%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 21 (4.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.90%) Google Analytics
3 4 (0.95%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.95%) Remedy AR System
3 4 (0.95%) Visualfiles
4 3 (0.71%) Magento
5 2 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.48%) e-Work
6 1 (0.24%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.24%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 37 (8.79%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (2.85%) Amazon S3
2 12 (2.85%) Amazon SQS
3 5 (1.19%) SaaS
4 3 (0.71%) Google App Engine
5 2 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.24%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 19 (4.51%) Intranet
2 16 (3.80%) Internet
3 11 (2.61%) Broadband
4 8 (1.90%) SSL
5 6 (1.43%) SAN
5 6 (1.43%) LDAP
6 5 (1.19%) DNS
6 5 (1.19%) HTTP
7 4 (0.95%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.95%) SMTP
8 3 (0.71%) Wireless
8 3 (0.71%) LAN
8 3 (0.71%) WAN
8 3 (0.71%) FTP
9 2 (0.48%) DHCP
9 2 (0.48%) Firewall
10 1 (0.24%) Modbus
10 1 (0.24%) Network Security
10 1 (0.24%) IP Telephony
10 1 (0.24%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 189 (44.89%) SQL Server
2 96 (22.80%) MySQL
3 40 (9.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 40 (9.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 36 (8.55%) SQL Server 2005
5 33 (7.84%) PostgreSQL
6 25 (5.94%) Relational Database
7 22 (5.23%) Oracle Database
8 19 (4.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 19 (4.51%) SQL Server 2012
9 13 (3.09%) MongoDB
10 12 (2.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 12 (2.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 11 (2.61%) SQL Server 2000
12 8 (1.90%) Crystal Reports
12 8 (1.90%) SQL CLR
13 4 (0.95%) Oracle Database 10g
14 3 (0.71%) NoSQL
14 3 (0.71%) DTS
14 3 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 60 (14.25%) Visual Studio
2 46 (10.93%) Git (software)
3 38 (9.03%) Team Foundation Server
4 37 (8.79%) Subversion
5 32 (7.60%) Cucumber
6 21 (4.99%) PhoneGap
7 19 (4.51%) RSpec
8 16 (3.80%) Eclipse
8 16 (3.80%) Selenium
9 15 (3.56%) Hudson
10 14 (3.33%) Maven
11 12 (2.85%) Jenkins
11 12 (2.85%) JBehave
12 8 (1.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 5 (1.19%) JIRA
14 4 (0.95%) JUnit
15 3 (0.71%) Eclipse RCP
15 3 (0.71%) Ant
16 2 (0.48%) NetBeans
16 2 (0.48%) Zend Studio
General
1 91 (21.62%) Finance
2 20 (4.75%) Banking
3 18 (4.28%) Legal
4 14 (3.33%) Manufacturing
5 13 (3.09%) Publishing
6 12 (2.85%) Law
7 8 (1.90%) Military
7 8 (1.90%) Marketing
7 8 (1.90%) Retail
8 5 (1.19%) Advertising
9 4 (0.95%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.48%) Back Office
10 2 (0.48%) German Language
11 1 (0.24%) Local Government
11 1 (0.24%) International Banking
11 1 (0.24%) Automotive
11 1 (0.24%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 326 (77.43%) Developer
2 77 (18.29%) .NET Developer
3 66 (15.68%) Software Developer
4 51 (12.11%) C# Developer
5 50 (11.88%) Senior Developer
6 43 (10.21%) Java Developer
7 38 (9.03%) Web Developer
8 30 (7.13%) PHP Developer
9 26 (6.18%) Analyst
10 24 (5.70%) C# .NET Developer
11 23 (5.46%) .NET Software Developer
12 22 (5.23%) SQL Developer
13 21 (4.99%) ASP.NET Developer
14 20 (4.75%) Applications Developer
15 19 (4.51%) Ruby on Rails Developer
16 18 (4.28%) Software Engineer
17 15 (3.56%) Senior .NET Developer
18 14 (3.33%) Test Analyst
19 13 (3.09%) Mobile Developer
19 13 (3.09%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 263 (62.47%) .NET
2 189 (44.89%) HTML
3 165 (39.19%) ASP.NET
4 152 (36.10%) CSS
5 137 (32.54%) XML
6 122 (28.98%) jQuery
7 91 (21.62%) WCF
8 90 (21.38%) Ajax
9 74 (17.58%) .NET Framework
10 46 (10.93%) SOAP
10 46 (10.93%) HTML5
10 46 (10.93%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 44 (10.45%) WinForms
12 40 (9.50%) REST
13 38 (9.03%) XSLT
14 34 (8.08%) CSS3
15 32 (7.60%) XSL
16 30 (7.13%) LINQ
17 29 (6.89%) J2EE
18 28 (6.65%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 28 (6.65%) Mobile App
2 20 (4.75%) Open Source
3 17 (4.04%) N-Tier
4 15 (3.56%) Social Media
5 13 (3.09%) Computer Science
5 13 (3.09%) iPhone
6 11 (2.61%) PKI
6 11 (2.61%) Smartcard
6 11 (2.61%) Blackberry
6 11 (2.61%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (2.38%) Mathematics
8 9 (2.14%) Replication
9 5 (1.19%) Smartphone
9 5 (1.19%) Biometrics
10 4 (0.95%) Client/Server
10 4 (0.95%) CMDB
10 4 (0.95%) Data Integration
11 3 (0.71%) Informatics
12 2 (0.48%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.48%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 99 (23.52%) Windows
2 57 (13.54%) Linux
3 22 (5.23%) UNIX
4 15 (3.56%) Android
5 14 (3.33%) Apple iOS
6 11 (2.61%) Windows Phone
6 11 (2.61%) Windows Phone 8
7 9 (2.14%) Mac OS X
8 8 (1.90%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (1.66%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.48%) Solaris
10 2 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.24%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (26.84%) MVC
2 65 (15.44%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (14.25%) OO
4 49 (11.64%) Software Engineering
5 45 (10.69%) Web Development
6 33 (7.84%) Unit Testing
7 32 (7.60%) CRM
8 27 (6.41%) TDD
9 26 (6.18%) SOA
10 22 (5.23%) SEO
11 21 (4.99%) UML
12 20 (4.75%) Test Scripting
13 19 (4.51%) Scrum
14 15 (3.56%) System Testing
14 15 (3.56%) E-Commerce
14 15 (3.56%) OOP
14 15 (3.56%) Mobile Application Development
15 14 (3.33%) Project Management
16 13 (3.09%) Android Development
17 12 (2.85%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 209 (49.64%) C#
2 204 (48.46%) SQL
3 187 (44.42%) JavaScript
4 101 (23.99%) Java
5 94 (22.33%) PHP
6 68 (16.15%) VB.NET
7 51 (12.11%) T-SQL
8 45 (10.69%) C++
9 37 (8.79%) Ruby
10 36 (8.55%) C
11 25 (5.94%) VB
12 24 (5.70%) Objective-C
13 19 (4.51%) CoffeeScript
14 15 (3.56%) Python
15 14 (3.33%) PHP5
16 13 (3.09%) XPath
17 11 (2.61%) XAML
18 10 (2.38%) ActionScript
19 9 (2.14%) ABAP
19 9 (2.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 62 (14.73%) Degree
2 13 (3.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (1.43%) ISEB
4 5 (1.19%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.71%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.71%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.71%) MCSD
5 3 (0.71%) MCSE
5 3 (0.71%) PMP
5 3 (0.71%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.48%) Sun Certification
6 2 (0.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.24%) CIW
7 1 (0.24%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.75%) QA
2 11 (2.61%) TickIT
2 11 (2.61%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.48%) SLA
3 2 (0.48%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (2.61%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.95%) Terminal Server
3 2 (0.48%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (4.51%) Puppet
1 19 (4.51%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.95%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (0.48%) CA SiteMinder
3 2 (0.48%) MAILsweeper
3 2 (0.48%) SCCM
3 2 (0.48%) SCOM
4 1 (0.24%) Munin
4 1 (0.24%) Nagios
Vendors
1 102 (24.23%) Microsoft
2 72 (17.10%) Oracle
3 23 (5.46%) Facebook
3 23 (5.46%) Twitter
4 15 (3.56%) Google
5 12 (2.85%) JBoss
6 11 (2.61%) Zend
6 11 (2.61%) SAP
6 11 (2.61%) IBM
7 6 (1.43%) Business Objects
7 6 (1.43%) Sitecore
8 5 (1.19%) VMware
8 5 (1.19%) Citrix
9 4 (0.95%) HP
9 4 (0.95%) EMC
9 4 (0.95%) BMC
9 4 (0.95%) Remedy
9 4 (0.95%) Telerik
9 4 (0.95%) Ektron
10 3 (0.71%) Kofax
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