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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 36 58 29
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -29
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 327 189 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.70% 3.62% 6.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.34% 10.09% 15.56%
Number of salaries quoted 291 172 268
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
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
2001 1874 1928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 34.88% 35.91% 40.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1775 1675 1687
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £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 21 October 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 21 October 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 +21 128 £36,250 -9.37% 12
Coventry +19 63 £37,500 - 6
Staffordshire +13 52 £40,000 +23.07% 8
Warwickshire -6 28 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Solihull -4 20 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Worcestershire -8 15 £31,500 -10.00%
Herefordshire - 8 £28,750 -
Walsall - 6 £37,500 - 2
Wolverhampton -10 2 £36,250 +90.78% 1
Shropshire - 2 £36,000 - 3
Sutton Coldfield - 2 £28,250 - 1
West Bromwich +3 1 £37,500 -25.00%
Web Services
England

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 361 (57.39%) .NET
2 346 (55.01%) HTML
3 318 (50.56%) C#
4 287 (45.63%) SQL Server
5 270 (42.93%) SQL
6 256 (40.70%) CSS
7 241 (38.31%) ASP.NET
8 235 (37.36%) Agile Software Development
9 220 (34.98%) MVC
10 215 (34.18%) JavaScript
11 212 (33.70%) XML
12 185 (29.41%) jQuery
13 175 (27.82%) Microsoft
14 130 (20.67%) Java
15 126 (20.03%) WCF
16 124 (19.71%) .NET Framework
17 112 (17.81%) HTML5
18 111 (17.65%) Degree
18 111 (17.65%) Windows
19 108 (17.17%) OO
20 106 (16.85%) VB.NET
21 103 (16.38%) Oracle
22 101 (16.06%) Ajax
23 81 (12.88%) Web Development
24 80 (12.72%) Linux
25 77 (12.24%) Software Engineering
26 76 (12.08%) SharePoint
27 74 (11.76%) SOAP
27 74 (11.76%) Scrum
28 73 (11.61%) CRM

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 76 (12.08%) SharePoint
2 51 (8.11%) Apache
2 51 (8.11%) IIS
3 44 (7.00%) Tomcat
4 37 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
5 36 (5.72%) CMS
6 13 (2.07%) Drupal
6 13 (2.07%) JBoss
7 10 (1.59%) WebSphere
8 9 (1.43%) Node.js
9 7 (1.11%) WordPress
10 5 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
10 5 (0.79%) MS Exchange
10 5 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (0.64%) WebLogic
11 4 (0.64%) Sitecore CMS
12 3 (0.48%) Apache Solr
12 3 (0.48%) Umbraco
12 3 (0.48%) ColdFusion
12 3 (0.48%) FileNet
Applications
1 55 (8.74%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.11%) MS Office
3 5 (0.79%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.48%) SPSS
5 1 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 44 (7.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (1.59%) Oracle ERP
3 8 (1.27%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.48%) Epicor Vantage
4 3 (0.48%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (0.48%) Magento
4 3 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.48%) e-Work
5 2 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.16%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (1.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.79%) SaaS
4 1 (0.16%) Heroku
4 1 (0.16%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 39 (6.20%) Internet
2 19 (3.02%) SAN
3 14 (2.23%) LAN
3 14 (2.23%) WAN
3 14 (2.23%) TCP/IP
4 13 (2.07%) SSL
5 12 (1.91%) Intranet
6 11 (1.75%) HTTP
7 3 (0.48%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.32%) LDAP
8 2 (0.32%) VLAN
9 1 (0.16%) FTP
9 1 (0.16%) VoIP
9 1 (0.16%) CTI
9 1 (0.16%) Q.931
9 1 (0.16%) H.323
9 1 (0.16%) Firewall
9 1 (0.16%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 287 (45.63%) SQL Server
2 55 (8.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 48 (7.63%) MySQL
4 47 (7.47%) SQL Server 2008
5 46 (7.31%) Relational Database
6 31 (4.93%) Big Data
7 28 (4.45%) Oracle Database
8 27 (4.29%) Crystal Reports
8 27 (4.29%) SQL Server 2012
9 23 (3.66%) PostgreSQL
9 23 (3.66%) DB2
10 20 (3.18%) SQL Server 2005
11 14 (2.23%) RDBMS
12 13 (2.07%) MongoDB
13 12 (1.91%) Oracle Reports
13 12 (1.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 9 (1.43%) NoSQL
15 7 (1.11%) Apache Cassandra
16 5 (0.79%) Informix
17 4 (0.64%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 67 (10.65%) Visual Studio
2 63 (10.02%) Team Foundation Server
3 61 (9.70%) Git (software)
4 41 (6.52%) Subversion
5 37 (5.88%) Xcode
6 35 (5.56%) Eclipse
7 5 (0.79%) Maven
7 5 (0.79%) JIRA
8 4 (0.64%) PVCS
8 4 (0.64%) Mercurial
9 3 (0.48%) MSTest
9 3 (0.48%) Selenium
9 3 (0.48%) NetBeans
9 3 (0.48%) Jenkins
9 3 (0.48%) Hudson
9 3 (0.48%) Yeoman
9 3 (0.48%) Grunt
10 2 (0.32%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (0.32%) JDeveloper
10 2 (0.32%) Ant
General
1 69 (10.97%) Finance
2 35 (5.56%) Games
3 29 (4.61%) Retail
4 20 (3.18%) Manufacturing
5 16 (2.54%) Telecoms
6 15 (2.38%) Marketing
7 12 (1.91%) Banking
8 10 (1.59%) Advertising
9 7 (1.11%) Automotive
9 7 (1.11%) Law
10 4 (0.64%) Military
11 3 (0.48%) Electronics
12 2 (0.32%) Back Office
13 1 (0.16%) Local Government
13 1 (0.16%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.16%) Legal
Job Titles
1 472 (75.04%) Developer
2 158 (25.12%) .NET Developer
3 70 (11.13%) Software Developer
4 65 (10.33%) C# Developer
5 63 (10.02%) Senior Developer
6 60 (9.54%) Analyst
7 57 (9.06%) C# .NET Developer
8 48 (7.63%) iOS Developer
9 42 (6.68%) Software Engineer
10 39 (6.20%) Junior
11 37 (5.88%) CRM Developer
12 36 (5.72%) Junior Developer
13 34 (5.41%) ASP.NET Developer
14 31 (4.93%) PHP Developer
14 31 (4.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 29 (4.61%) VB.NET Developer
16 27 (4.29%) Java Developer
17 26 (4.13%) Web Developer
17 26 (4.13%) Java Software Engineer
18 25 (3.97%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 361 (57.39%) .NET
2 346 (55.01%) HTML
3 256 (40.70%) CSS
4 241 (38.31%) ASP.NET
5 212 (33.70%) XML
6 185 (29.41%) jQuery
7 126 (20.03%) WCF
8 124 (19.71%) .NET Framework
9 112 (17.81%) HTML5
10 101 (16.06%) Ajax
11 74 (11.76%) SOAP
12 72 (11.45%) REST
13 68 (10.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 65 (10.33%) ASP.NET MVC
15 62 (9.86%) JSON
16 52 (8.27%) RESTful
17 46 (7.31%) LINQ
18 43 (6.84%) CSS3
19 40 (6.36%) WPF
20 39 (6.20%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 30 (4.77%) Computer Science
1 30 (4.77%) Animation
2 29 (4.61%) Algorithms
3 28 (4.45%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (4.45%) Mobile App
4 27 (4.29%) User Experience
5 22 (3.50%) Client/Server
6 18 (2.86%) Social Media
7 16 (2.54%) Visualisation
8 15 (2.38%) N-Tier
9 12 (1.91%) Data Structures
10 10 (1.59%) Artificial Intelligence
11 9 (1.43%) Management Information System
12 7 (1.11%) Open Source
12 7 (1.11%) Credit Risk
12 7 (1.11%) GIS
12 7 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (0.79%) Internet of Things
14 4 (0.64%) Mobile Games
15 3 (0.48%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 111 (17.65%) Windows
2 80 (12.72%) Linux
3 49 (7.79%) Android
3 49 (7.79%) Apple iOS
4 37 (5.88%) UNIX
5 17 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (2.54%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (2.23%) Solaris
8 5 (0.79%) CentOS
9 4 (0.64%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (0.32%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.32%) Debian
10 2 (0.32%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.32%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.16%) Windows CE
11 1 (0.16%) Windows Phone 8
11 1 (0.16%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 235 (37.36%) Agile Software Development
2 220 (34.98%) MVC
3 108 (17.17%) OO
4 81 (12.88%) Web Development
5 77 (12.24%) Software Engineering
6 74 (11.76%) Scrum
7 73 (11.61%) CRM
8 67 (10.65%) Unit Testing
9 65 (10.33%) TDD
10 49 (7.79%) iOS Development
11 47 (7.47%) SOA
12 42 (6.68%) OOP
13 36 (5.72%) Android Development
14 30 (4.77%) Game Development
15 28 (4.45%) Waterfall
16 25 (3.97%) Continuous Integration
16 25 (3.97%) Responsive Web Design
17 24 (3.82%) Mentoring
18 23 (3.66%) MVVM
19 22 (3.50%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 318 (50.56%) C#
2 270 (42.93%) SQL
3 215 (34.18%) JavaScript
4 130 (20.67%) Java
5 106 (16.85%) VB.NET
6 61 (9.70%) PHP
7 55 (8.74%) T-SQL
8 51 (8.11%) Objective-C
9 39 (6.20%) VB
10 32 (5.09%) Perl
10 32 (5.09%) Python
11 30 (4.77%) VB6
12 29 (4.61%) C++
13 17 (2.70%) C
13 17 (2.70%) XAML
14 15 (2.38%) VBA
15 13 (2.07%) PHP5
16 11 (1.75%) Shell Script
17 10 (1.59%) Korn
17 10 (1.59%) XPath
Qualifications
1 111 (17.65%) Degree
2 11 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (1.27%) MCITP
3 8 (1.27%) SC Cleared
3 8 (1.27%) Security Cleared
4 7 (1.11%) ISEB
5 5 (0.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.16%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.16%) MCSD
6 1 (0.16%) OCA
6 1 (0.16%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.07%) QA
2 9 (1.43%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (3.02%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.48%) XenApp
3 2 (0.32%) Terminal Server
4 1 (0.16%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (0.79%) EMC NetWorker
1 5 (0.79%) MAILsweeper
2 2 (0.32%) SCCM
2 2 (0.32%) SCOM
3 1 (0.16%) CA SiteMinder
3 1 (0.16%) MOM
Vendors
1 175 (27.82%) Microsoft
2 103 (16.38%) Oracle
3 52 (8.27%) Twitter
4 48 (7.63%) Facebook
5 33 (5.25%) Google
6 19 (3.02%) CommVault
7 18 (2.86%) IBM
8 17 (2.70%) NetApp
9 15 (2.38%) Zend
10 14 (2.23%) Netezza
11 12 (1.91%) CheckPoint
12 11 (1.75%) Apple
13 10 (1.59%) SAP
14 9 (1.43%) Citrix
15 8 (1.27%) Business Objects
15 8 (1.27%) Sitecore
16 7 (1.11%) Open Text
16 7 (1.11%) VMware
17 5 (0.79%) Finjan
17 5 (0.79%) HP
Warwickshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Kyna Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £38000 - £39000 per annum + Benefits, Flexi time
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + +Bonus+Full package
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Sanderson
Salary: £350000.00 - £400000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + benefits - pension, h/c
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £38804 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £61000 Per Annum £40,000 - £60,000 + exce
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Net Talent
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
JM
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Atkins
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Tracer Management Systems
Salary: £25k-£35k pa Depending on skills & experience Pension scheme available
Posted: 12 days ago