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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 32 64 40
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -24
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 323 184 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.92% 3.37% 5.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.09% 9.66% 13.06%
Number of salaries quoted 278 163 218
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 £27,500 £30,000 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
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
2007 1904 1907
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.81% 34.89% 39.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1714 1695 1658
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +37 132 £37,500 +7.14% 6
Staffordshire +5 53 £36,250 +11.53% 5
Coventry +32 43 £35,000 -22.22% 5
Solihull +5 22 £42,500 +13.33% 4
Warwickshire -2 21 £35,000 -6.66%
Worcestershire +5 19 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Herefordshire - 8 £31,500 - 3
Wolverhampton -1 5 £35,000 -5.40%
Walsall - 3 £37,500 -
Shropshire - 2 £30,739 -
West Bromwich - 1 £37,500 -
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £28,000 -
Web Services
England

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 334 (55.67%) .NET
2 293 (48.83%) HTML
3 290 (48.33%) SQL
4 272 (45.33%) SQL Server
5 271 (45.17%) C#
6 214 (35.67%) CSS
7 209 (34.83%) XML
8 203 (33.83%) ASP.NET
9 198 (33.00%) JavaScript
10 183 (30.50%) Microsoft
11 169 (28.17%) MVC
12 161 (26.83%) jQuery
13 154 (25.67%) Java
14 122 (20.33%) WCF
15 121 (20.17%) Agile Software Development
16 115 (19.17%) .NET Framework
17 114 (19.00%) Oracle
18 113 (18.83%) Windows
19 108 (18.00%) Degree
20 100 (16.67%) Linux
21 99 (16.50%) Ajax
22 98 (16.33%) VB.NET
23 91 (15.17%) OO
24 87 (14.50%) MySQL
25 81 (13.50%) PHP
25 81 (13.50%) HTML5
26 79 (13.17%) SOAP
27 73 (12.17%) Web Development
28 71 (11.83%) Unit Testing
29 67 (11.17%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (11.00%) IIS
2 59 (9.83%) Apache
2 59 (9.83%) SharePoint
3 52 (8.67%) Tomcat
4 29 (4.83%) CMS
5 26 (4.33%) BizTalk Server
6 20 (3.33%) Node.js
7 14 (2.33%) WebSphere
8 8 (1.33%) Drupal
8 8 (1.33%) WordPress
9 4 (0.67%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (0.50%) Apache Solr
10 3 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (0.50%) Umbraco
10 3 (0.50%) Joomla!
10 3 (0.50%) FileNet
10 3 (0.50%) Oracle Application Server
10 3 (0.50%) MS Exchange
10 3 (0.50%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 67 (11.17%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.00%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.50%) MS Office
4 1 (0.17%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 36 (6.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (1.83%) Oracle ERP
3 8 (1.33%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (0.67%) Magento
5 3 (0.50%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.50%) e-Work
6 2 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.17%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 25 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (2.00%) Amazon S3
2 12 (2.00%) Amazon SQS
2 12 (2.00%) ElastiCache
2 12 (2.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 7 (1.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.17%) SaaS
4 2 (0.33%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.17%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 33 (5.50%) Internet
2 13 (2.17%) SSL
3 11 (1.83%) Intranet
4 10 (1.67%) SAN
5 7 (1.17%) HTTP
5 7 (1.17%) TCP/IP
6 6 (1.00%) LAN
6 6 (1.00%) WAN
7 3 (0.50%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.33%) LDAP
8 2 (0.33%) VLAN
9 1 (0.17%) Modbus
9 1 (0.17%) Q.931
9 1 (0.17%) H.323
9 1 (0.17%) Firewall
9 1 (0.17%) CTI
9 1 (0.17%) DHCP
9 1 (0.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 272 (45.33%) SQL Server
2 87 (14.50%) MySQL
3 52 (8.67%) Relational Database
4 48 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 37 (6.17%) SQL Server 2008
6 27 (4.50%) PostgreSQL
6 27 (4.50%) Oracle Database
6 27 (4.50%) SQL Server 2005
7 26 (4.33%) Crystal Reports
8 24 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 24 (4.00%) MongoDB
9 22 (3.67%) Big Data
10 16 (2.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 14 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
12 13 (2.17%) DB2
13 12 (2.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 11 (1.83%) RDBMS
15 10 (1.67%) NoSQL
16 7 (1.17%) Apache Cassandra
17 6 (1.00%) Informix
Development Applications
1 64 (10.67%) Visual Studio
2 56 (9.33%) Git (software)
3 55 (9.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 52 (8.67%) Subversion
5 40 (6.67%) Eclipse
6 26 (4.33%) Xcode
7 13 (2.17%) Maven
8 11 (1.83%) Selenium
8 11 (1.83%) Cucumber
8 11 (1.83%) Hudson
9 10 (1.67%) Jenkins
10 7 (1.17%) JBehave
10 7 (1.17%) JIRA
11 5 (0.83%) PVCS
11 5 (0.83%) MSTest
12 4 (0.67%) Mercurial
12 4 (0.67%) NetBeans
12 4 (0.67%) JUnit
13 3 (0.50%) Ant
13 3 (0.50%) RSpec
General
1 64 (10.67%) Finance
2 24 (4.00%) Manufacturing
2 24 (4.00%) Games
3 19 (3.17%) Retail
4 13 (2.17%) Law
5 9 (1.50%) Telecoms
5 9 (1.50%) Military
6 7 (1.17%) Automotive
6 7 (1.17%) Advertising
7 5 (0.83%) Marketing
8 4 (0.67%) Banking
9 3 (0.50%) Electronics
10 2 (0.33%) Publishing
10 2 (0.33%) Legal
11 1 (0.17%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.17%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 455 (75.83%) Developer
2 142 (23.67%) .NET Developer
3 74 (12.33%) Software Developer
4 65 (10.83%) C# Developer
5 63 (10.50%) Senior Developer
6 51 (8.50%) Analyst
7 50 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
8 43 (7.17%) Java Developer
9 38 (6.33%) Junior
9 38 (6.33%) iOS Developer
10 37 (6.17%) PHP Developer
11 35 (5.83%) VB.NET Developer
11 35 (5.83%) Junior Developer
12 34 (5.67%) .NET Software Developer
13 32 (5.33%) Software Engineer
14 31 (5.17%) ASP.NET Developer
15 28 (4.67%) Web Developer
15 28 (4.67%) CRM Developer
16 25 (4.17%) C# Software Developer
17 24 (4.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 334 (55.67%) .NET
2 293 (48.83%) HTML
3 214 (35.67%) CSS
4 209 (34.83%) XML
5 203 (33.83%) ASP.NET
6 161 (26.83%) jQuery
7 122 (20.33%) WCF
8 115 (19.17%) .NET Framework
9 99 (16.50%) Ajax
10 81 (13.50%) HTML5
11 79 (13.17%) SOAP
12 63 (10.50%) REST
13 50 (8.33%) JSON
14 43 (7.17%) WPF
15 42 (7.00%) WinForms
15 42 (7.00%) LINQ
16 38 (6.33%) CSS3
17 37 (6.17%) RESTful
18 36 (6.00%) XSLT
19 35 (5.83%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 33 (5.50%) Mobile App
2 29 (4.83%) Social Media
3 26 (4.33%) Computer Science
4 23 (3.83%) Client/Server
5 19 (3.17%) Animation
6 16 (2.67%) N-Tier
7 10 (1.67%) Open Source
8 9 (1.50%) Management Information System
8 9 (1.50%) Artificial Intelligence
9 7 (1.17%) Replication
9 7 (1.17%) Mathematics
10 5 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (0.83%) Internet of Things
11 4 (0.67%) Mobile Games
12 3 (0.50%) DTV
12 3 (0.50%) GIS
12 3 (0.50%) Smartphone
13 2 (0.33%) PKI
13 2 (0.33%) Smartcard
13 2 (0.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 113 (18.83%) Windows
2 100 (16.67%) Linux
3 44 (7.33%) UNIX
4 41 (6.83%) Apple iOS
5 39 (6.50%) Android
6 17 (2.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (1.83%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (1.17%) Solaris
10 5 (0.83%) CentOS
11 4 (0.67%) Windows Mobile
12 3 (0.50%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.50%) Windows Phone 8
12 3 (0.50%) Windows Phone
13 2 (0.33%) Debian
13 2 (0.33%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.17%) Windows CE
14 1 (0.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (28.17%) MVC
2 121 (20.17%) Agile Software Development
3 91 (15.17%) OO
4 73 (12.17%) Web Development
5 71 (11.83%) Unit Testing
6 64 (10.67%) Scrum
7 63 (10.50%) Software Engineering
8 56 (9.33%) CRM
9 51 (8.50%) TDD
10 44 (7.33%) SOA
11 42 (7.00%) iOS Development
12 31 (5.17%) OOP
13 27 (4.50%) Android Development
14 24 (4.00%) Data Modelling
15 22 (3.67%) MVVM
16 19 (3.17%) Game Development
17 18 (3.00%) Project Management
18 17 (2.83%) Migration
18 17 (2.83%) E-Commerce
18 17 (2.83%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 290 (48.33%) SQL
2 271 (45.17%) C#
3 198 (33.00%) JavaScript
4 154 (25.67%) Java
5 98 (16.33%) VB.NET
6 81 (13.50%) PHP
7 44 (7.33%) Objective-C
8 38 (6.33%) C++
8 38 (6.33%) T-SQL
9 37 (6.17%) VB
10 32 (5.33%) Python
11 28 (4.67%) VB6
12 24 (4.00%) Perl
13 20 (3.33%) C
14 13 (2.17%) VBA
14 13 (2.17%) Ruby
15 11 (1.83%) XAML
15 11 (1.83%) PHP5
16 9 (1.50%) XPath
16 9 (1.50%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 108 (18.00%) Degree
2 14 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (1.50%) ISEB
4 8 (1.33%) MCITP
5 7 (1.17%) SC Cleared
5 7 (1.17%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (0.50%) MCSD
6 3 (0.50%) MCSE
7 2 (0.33%) PMP
7 2 (0.33%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.17%) OCA
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.17%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.17%) CIW
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.17%) QA
2 11 (1.83%) SLA
3 2 (0.33%) TickIT
3 2 (0.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 19 (3.17%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.83%) Terminal Server
3 3 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.33%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 5 (0.83%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (0.50%) SCCM
2 3 (0.50%) SCOM
2 3 (0.50%) Puppet
2 3 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.50%) MAILsweeper
3 1 (0.17%) MOM
3 1 (0.17%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 183 (30.50%) Microsoft
2 114 (19.00%) Oracle
3 44 (7.33%) Twitter
4 41 (6.83%) Facebook
5 30 (5.00%) Google
6 18 (3.00%) JBoss
7 15 (2.50%) SAP
7 15 (2.50%) Zend
8 12 (2.00%) CheckPoint
8 12 (2.00%) IBM
9 11 (1.83%) Apple
10 10 (1.67%) Citrix
11 8 (1.33%) CommVault
11 8 (1.33%) Sitecore
12 7 (1.17%) Open Text
12 7 (1.17%) VMware
12 7 (1.17%) NetApp
12 7 (1.17%) Business Objects
13 5 (0.83%) HP
13 5 (0.83%) EMC
Redditch, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
Hays IT
Salary: Car, Pension, Bonus and More
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
Hays IT
Salary: Car, Pension, Bonus and More
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Parity Resources
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £450000.00 - £480000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Ross-On-Wye, Herefordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Ross-On-Wye, Herefordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Hereford and Worcester
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
QUANTICA
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Solihull
Jumar Solutions
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago