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

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 35 77 38
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -39
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 332 167 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.93% 3.09% 5.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.28% 9.13% 13.92%
Number of salaries quoted 290 152 235
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% -5.33%
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
2039 1830 1947
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.39% 33.89% 39.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1769 1632 1690
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 £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 23 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 23 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 +32 133 £37,500 +2.73% 8
Coventry +31 56 £35,000 - 7
Staffordshire +9 55 £39,250 +20.76% 4
Warwickshire -4 22 £41,250 +10.00% 5
Solihull +4 21 £42,500 +13.33% 9
Worcestershire +8 19 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Herefordshire - 8 £31,500 -
Wolverhampton -7 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 23 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.

1 344 (55.39%) .NET
2 318 (51.21%) HTML
3 295 (47.50%) C#
4 293 (47.18%) SQL
5 287 (46.22%) SQL Server
6 230 (37.04%) CSS
7 220 (35.43%) ASP.NET
8 213 (34.30%) Agile Software Development
9 211 (33.98%) XML
10 192 (30.92%) MVC
11 188 (30.27%) JavaScript
12 177 (28.50%) Microsoft
13 163 (26.25%) jQuery
14 146 (23.51%) Java
15 125 (20.13%) WCF
15 125 (20.13%) .NET Framework
16 119 (19.16%) Windows
17 113 (18.20%) Oracle
18 108 (17.39%) Degree
19 100 (16.10%) OO
20 99 (15.94%) Ajax
21 98 (15.78%) VB.NET
22 93 (14.98%) HTML5
23 87 (14.01%) Linux
24 79 (12.72%) Web Development
25 71 (11.43%) SOAP
26 69 (11.11%) Unit Testing
27 68 (10.95%) Software Engineering
28 66 (10.63%) IIS
28 66 (10.63%) SharePoint

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 66 (10.63%) IIS
1 66 (10.63%) SharePoint
2 60 (9.66%) Apache
3 52 (8.37%) Tomcat
4 32 (5.15%) BizTalk Server
5 30 (4.83%) CMS
6 12 (1.93%) WebSphere
7 10 (1.61%) Drupal
8 9 (1.45%) Node.js
9 7 (1.13%) WordPress
10 6 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2010
10 6 (0.97%) MS Exchange
11 4 (0.64%) Sitecore CMS
12 3 (0.48%) Umbraco
12 3 (0.48%) Apache Solr
12 3 (0.48%) Oracle Application Server
12 3 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (0.48%) FileNet
12 3 (0.48%) WebLogic
13 2 (0.32%) Joomla!
Applications
1 62 (9.98%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.81%) MS Office
3 3 (0.48%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 42 (6.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (1.77%) Oracle ERP
3 8 (1.29%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.48%) e-Work
4 3 (0.48%) Magento
5 2 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.32%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.16%) Epicor Vantage
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.13%) SaaS
2 7 (1.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.32%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.16%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 39 (6.28%) Internet
2 18 (2.90%) SAN
3 14 (2.25%) SSL
3 14 (2.25%) Intranet
3 14 (2.25%) TCP/IP
4 13 (2.09%) LAN
4 13 (2.09%) WAN
5 9 (1.45%) HTTP
6 3 (0.48%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.32%) LDAP
7 2 (0.32%) VLAN
8 1 (0.16%) FTP
8 1 (0.16%) VoIP
8 1 (0.16%) CTI
8 1 (0.16%) Q.931
8 1 (0.16%) H.323
8 1 (0.16%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 287 (46.22%) SQL Server
2 61 (9.82%) MySQL
3 53 (8.53%) Relational Database
4 51 (8.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 39 (6.28%) SQL Server 2008
6 29 (4.67%) Big Data
6 29 (4.67%) Crystal Reports
7 28 (4.51%) Oracle Database
8 26 (4.19%) SQL Server 2005
9 22 (3.54%) SQL Server 2012
9 22 (3.54%) PostgreSQL
10 20 (3.22%) DB2
11 14 (2.25%) Oracle Reports
11 14 (2.25%) RDBMS
12 13 (2.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 13 (2.09%) MongoDB
13 10 (1.61%) NoSQL
14 7 (1.13%) Apache Cassandra
15 6 (0.97%) Informix
16 4 (0.64%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 64 (10.31%) Visual Studio
2 61 (9.82%) Git (software)
3 56 (9.02%) Team Foundation Server
4 47 (7.57%) Subversion
5 40 (6.44%) Eclipse
6 36 (5.80%) Xcode
7 7 (1.13%) Maven
8 6 (0.97%) JIRA
9 5 (0.81%) PVCS
9 5 (0.81%) MSTest
9 5 (0.81%) Hudson
10 4 (0.64%) Jenkins
10 4 (0.64%) Mercurial
10 4 (0.64%) Selenium
10 4 (0.64%) NetBeans
10 4 (0.64%) JUnit
11 3 (0.48%) Ant
11 3 (0.48%) Zend Studio
12 2 (0.32%) Talend Open Studio
12 2 (0.32%) JDeveloper
General
1 66 (10.63%) Finance
2 34 (5.48%) Games
3 25 (4.03%) Retail
4 24 (3.86%) Manufacturing
5 13 (2.09%) Telecoms
6 9 (1.45%) Law
6 9 (1.45%) Banking
7 7 (1.13%) Automotive
7 7 (1.13%) Marketing
7 7 (1.13%) Advertising
8 6 (0.97%) Military
9 3 (0.48%) Electronics
10 1 (0.16%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.16%) Legal
10 1 (0.16%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 461 (74.24%) Developer
2 146 (23.51%) .NET Developer
3 79 (12.72%) Software Developer
4 64 (10.31%) C# Developer
5 61 (9.82%) Senior Developer
6 55 (8.86%) Analyst
7 52 (8.37%) C# .NET Developer
8 48 (7.73%) iOS Developer
9 41 (6.60%) Junior
10 39 (6.28%) Software Engineer
11 38 (6.12%) Java Developer
11 38 (6.12%) Junior Developer
12 34 (5.48%) VB.NET Developer
12 34 (5.48%) CRM Developer
13 33 (5.31%) .NET Software Developer
14 30 (4.83%) ASP.NET Developer
15 28 (4.51%) PHP Developer
16 26 (4.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 25 (4.03%) C# Software Developer
18 24 (3.86%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 344 (55.39%) .NET
2 318 (51.21%) HTML
3 230 (37.04%) CSS
4 220 (35.43%) ASP.NET
5 211 (33.98%) XML
6 163 (26.25%) jQuery
7 125 (20.13%) .NET Framework
7 125 (20.13%) WCF
8 99 (15.94%) Ajax
9 93 (14.98%) HTML5
10 71 (11.43%) SOAP
11 66 (10.63%) REST
12 58 (9.34%) JSON
13 48 (7.73%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 47 (7.57%) RESTful
14 47 (7.57%) ASP.NET MVC
15 45 (7.25%) LINQ
16 39 (6.28%) WPF
17 38 (6.12%) J2EE
18 36 (5.80%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 31 (4.99%) Computer Science
2 29 (4.67%) Animation
2 29 (4.67%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (4.51%) Mobile App
4 23 (3.70%) Client/Server
5 20 (3.22%) User Experience
6 17 (2.74%) Social Media
6 17 (2.74%) N-Tier
7 10 (1.61%) Artificial Intelligence
7 10 (1.61%) Visualisation
8 9 (1.45%) Management Information System
9 6 (0.97%) GIS
9 6 (0.97%) Open Source
9 6 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (0.81%) Internet of Things
11 4 (0.64%) Credit Risk
11 4 (0.64%) iPhone
11 4 (0.64%) Mobile Games
11 4 (0.64%) Replication
12 3 (0.48%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 119 (19.16%) Windows
2 87 (14.01%) Linux
3 49 (7.89%) Apple iOS
4 47 (7.57%) Android
5 45 (7.25%) UNIX
6 21 (3.38%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (2.74%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (2.09%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (1.93%) Solaris
10 5 (0.81%) CentOS
11 4 (0.64%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (0.32%) Debian
12 2 (0.32%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.32%) 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 (34.30%) Agile Software Development
2 192 (30.92%) MVC
3 100 (16.10%) OO
4 79 (12.72%) Web Development
5 69 (11.11%) Unit Testing
6 68 (10.95%) Software Engineering
7 64 (10.31%) CRM
7 64 (10.31%) Scrum
8 52 (8.37%) TDD
9 50 (8.05%) iOS Development
10 45 (7.25%) SOA
11 38 (6.12%) OOP
12 35 (5.64%) Android Development
13 29 (4.67%) Game Development
14 24 (3.86%) Data Modelling
15 22 (3.54%) MVVM
16 21 (3.38%) Waterfall
17 19 (3.06%) Mentoring
17 19 (3.06%) Enterprise Architecture
18 18 (2.90%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 295 (47.50%) C#
2 293 (47.18%) SQL
3 188 (30.27%) JavaScript
4 146 (23.51%) Java
5 98 (15.78%) VB.NET
6 60 (9.66%) PHP
7 52 (8.37%) Objective-C
8 42 (6.76%) T-SQL
9 40 (6.44%) VB
10 31 (4.99%) Python
10 31 (4.99%) C++
10 31 (4.99%) VB6
11 30 (4.83%) Perl
12 19 (3.06%) C
13 14 (2.25%) VBA
14 12 (1.93%) PHP5
15 11 (1.77%) XPath
15 11 (1.77%) Shell Script
15 11 (1.77%) XAML
16 9 (1.45%) Korn
Qualifications
1 108 (17.39%) Degree
2 13 (2.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (1.45%) ISEB
4 8 (1.29%) MCITP
4 8 (1.29%) SC Cleared
4 8 (1.29%) Security Cleared
5 6 (0.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (0.48%) MCSD
6 3 (0.48%) 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 (2.74%) QA
2 11 (1.77%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (3.54%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.97%) Terminal Server
3 3 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.32%) XenApp
4 2 (0.32%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 8 (1.29%) EMC NetWorker
2 6 (0.97%) MAILsweeper
3 4 (0.64%) SCCM
3 4 (0.64%) SCOM
4 1 (0.16%) MOM
4 1 (0.16%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 177 (28.50%) Microsoft
2 113 (18.20%) Oracle
3 51 (8.21%) Twitter
4 47 (7.57%) Facebook
5 34 (5.48%) Google
6 16 (2.58%) CommVault
7 15 (2.42%) JBoss
7 15 (2.42%) IBM
7 15 (2.42%) Zend
8 14 (2.25%) SAP
8 14 (2.25%) NetApp
9 13 (2.09%) Citrix
10 12 (1.93%) CheckPoint
11 11 (1.77%) Apple
12 10 (1.61%) Netezza
13 9 (1.45%) VMware
14 8 (1.29%) HP
14 8 (1.29%) EMC
14 8 (1.29%) Open Text
15 7 (1.13%) Sitecore
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Warwickshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
West Midlands
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Flexible working
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Non contrib Pension,
Posted: 4 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30 - £35 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + depending on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £28000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
SBC Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £40 - £55 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £33000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Bens
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: 7 days ago
Warwickshire
Experian
Posted: 11 days ago