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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 44 34 42
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +8
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 270 285 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.04% 5.47% 5.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.99% 15.07% 12.82%
Number of salaries quoted 235 253 241
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
2078 1891 2028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 38.81% 36.29% 40.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1894 1629 1806
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 27 May 2015.

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 27 May 2015. 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 -15 68 £44,500 +18.66% 16
Warwickshire +2 62 £47,500 +11.76% 10
Coventry +2 40 £47,500 +25.82% 4
Staffordshire 0 39 £37,500 - 2
Solihull +10 17 £33,500 +7.20% 2
Shropshire +7 12 £42,500 +11.84% 1
Worcestershire -6 10 £38,750 +0.64% 6
Wolverhampton -3 9 £38,750 +40.90%
Herefordshire +4 4 - -
Walsall +5 3 £65,000 +61.49%
Sutton Coldfield -3 1 £30,000 -6.97%
Web Services
England

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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.

1 313 (66.74%) .NET
2 267 (56.93%) C#
3 237 (50.53%) JavaScript
4 233 (49.68%) SQL
5 230 (49.04%) SQL Server
6 229 (48.83%) HTML
7 225 (47.97%) CSS
8 193 (41.15%) jQuery
9 191 (40.72%) ASP.NET
10 186 (39.66%) XML
11 180 (38.38%) Agile Software Development
12 150 (31.98%) MVC
13 132 (28.14%) Microsoft
14 115 (24.52%) VB.NET
14 115 (24.52%) WCF
15 109 (23.24%) Visual Studio
16 99 (21.11%) Windows
17 98 (20.90%) T-SQL
18 93 (19.83%) Oracle
19 92 (19.62%) Java
20 87 (18.55%) SQL Server 2008
21 85 (18.12%) HTML5
22 83 (17.70%) .NET Framework
23 82 (17.48%) VB
24 78 (16.63%) Degree
25 76 (16.20%) OO
26 75 (15.99%) ASP.NET MVC
27 71 (15.14%) CSS3
28 69 (14.71%) Software Engineering
29 68 (14.50%) MySQL

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 34 (7.25%) Tomcat
2 31 (6.61%) WebSphere
3 30 (6.40%) IIS
4 23 (4.90%) Node.js
5 22 (4.69%) WebSphere Application Server
6 21 (4.48%) MQSeries
7 19 (4.05%) SharePoint
7 19 (4.05%) Apache
8 15 (3.20%) CICS
9 13 (2.77%) CMS
10 10 (2.13%) JBoss
10 10 (2.13%) SharePoint 2010
11 9 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
12 8 (1.71%) WordPress
13 7 (1.49%) Apache Solr
13 7 (1.49%) OpenStack
13 7 (1.49%) Elasticsearch
13 7 (1.49%) WebLogic
14 6 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
15 5 (1.07%) Drupal
Applications
1 36 (7.68%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.64%) Photoshop
2 3 (0.64%) MS Office
3 2 (0.43%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.21%) MS Project
4 1 (0.21%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.21%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 19 (4.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.07%) Cordys
3 2 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.21%) Magento
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 38 (8.10%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (3.84%) Heroku
3 15 (3.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (2.77%) SaaS
5 11 (2.35%) Google Analytics
6 8 (1.71%) GitHub
7 7 (1.49%) IaaS
7 7 (1.49%) Google Cloud Platform
7 7 (1.49%) Joyent
7 7 (1.49%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (1.49%) PaaS
8 4 (0.85%) Rackspace Cloud
9 2 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.43%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.21%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.99%) Internet
2 13 (2.77%) HTTP
3 12 (2.56%) SSL
4 6 (1.28%) Firewall
5 5 (1.07%) Wireshark
5 5 (1.07%) SAN
5 5 (1.07%) DNS
5 5 (1.07%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.43%) Kerberos
6 2 (0.43%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.43%) LDAP
7 1 (0.21%) GPRS
7 1 (0.21%) LAN
7 1 (0.21%) WAN
7 1 (0.21%) FTP
7 1 (0.21%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 230 (49.04%) SQL Server
2 87 (18.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 68 (14.50%) MySQL
4 42 (8.96%) SQL Server 2012
5 38 (8.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 33 (7.04%) Crystal Reports
7 29 (6.18%) Relational Database
8 20 (4.26%) Oracle Database
8 20 (4.26%) MongoDB
9 19 (4.05%) SQL Server 2005
10 16 (3.41%) DB2
11 15 (3.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 14 (2.99%) RDBMS
12 14 (2.99%) Oracle Database 11g
13 9 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 7 (1.49%) SQL Server 2000
15 6 (1.28%) Big Data
16 5 (1.07%) NoSQL
17 2 (0.43%) SQLite
17 2 (0.43%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 109 (23.24%) Visual Studio
2 42 (8.96%) Subversion
3 39 (8.32%) Git (software)
4 21 (4.48%) Team Foundation Server
5 14 (2.99%) Maven
6 13 (2.77%) Ant
7 10 (2.13%) Eclipse
8 9 (1.92%) Xcode
8 9 (1.92%) ReSharper
8 9 (1.92%) Jenkins
9 7 (1.49%) JIRA
10 6 (1.28%) NetBeans
11 5 (1.07%) JUnit
11 5 (1.07%) RequisitePro
11 5 (1.07%) PHPUnit
11 5 (1.07%) Behat
12 4 (0.85%) Dreamweaver
12 4 (0.85%) Selenium
13 2 (0.43%) QuickTest Pro
14 1 (0.21%) Log4j
General
1 47 (10.02%) Finance
2 34 (7.25%) Retail
3 24 (5.12%) Back Office
4 20 (4.26%) Marketing
5 18 (3.84%) Advertising
6 10 (2.13%) Law
7 5 (1.07%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.07%) Games
8 3 (0.64%) Automotive
9 2 (0.43%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.21%) Legal
10 1 (0.21%) Banking
10 1 (0.21%) Publishing
10 1 (0.21%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.21%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 345 (73.56%) Developer
2 98 (20.90%) .NET Developer
3 81 (17.27%) C# Developer
4 67 (14.29%) Software Developer
5 62 (13.22%) Senior Developer
5 62 (13.22%) C# .NET Developer
6 39 (8.32%) ASP.NET Developer
7 37 (7.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 32 (6.82%) Java Developer
8 32 (6.82%) Lead Developer
9 26 (5.54%) Junior
9 26 (5.54%) Senior .NET Developer
10 25 (5.33%) Senior C# Developer
10 25 (5.33%) PHP Developer
10 25 (5.33%) Web Developer
11 24 (5.12%) Architect
12 23 (4.90%) Analyst
12 23 (4.90%) Junior Developer
13 20 (4.26%) Consultant
14 19 (4.05%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 313 (66.74%) .NET
2 229 (48.83%) HTML
3 225 (47.97%) CSS
4 193 (41.15%) jQuery
5 191 (40.72%) ASP.NET
6 186 (39.66%) XML
7 115 (24.52%) WCF
8 85 (18.12%) HTML5
9 83 (17.70%) .NET Framework
10 75 (15.99%) ASP.NET MVC
11 71 (15.14%) CSS3
12 67 (14.29%) JSON
13 64 (13.65%) SOAP
14 56 (11.94%) Ajax
15 47 (10.02%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 42 (8.96%) REST
17 41 (8.74%) Spring
18 36 (7.68%) WinForms
19 35 (7.46%) LINQ
20 32 (6.82%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 43 (9.17%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (7.68%) User Experience
3 33 (7.04%) Computer Science
4 30 (6.40%) Client/Server
5 27 (5.76%) N-Tier
5 27 (5.76%) Mobile App
6 19 (4.05%) Enterprise Software
6 19 (4.05%) W3C
7 15 (3.20%) Mainframe
8 10 (2.13%) Management Information System
9 8 (1.71%) Web 2.0
10 7 (1.49%) iPhone
10 7 (1.49%) iPad
10 7 (1.49%) New Media
10 7 (1.49%) Public Cloud
11 6 (1.28%) Clustering
11 6 (1.28%) Blackberry
11 6 (1.28%) NHS
12 4 (0.85%) E-Learning
12 4 (0.85%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 99 (21.11%) Windows
2 51 (10.87%) Linux
3 32 (6.82%) Android
4 31 (6.61%) UNIX
5 25 (5.33%) Apple iOS
6 24 (5.12%) Windows Server 2008
7 23 (4.90%) Solaris
8 17 (3.62%) AIX
9 15 (3.20%) MVS
10 8 (1.71%) HPUX
11 3 (0.64%) zOS
11 3 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.43%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.43%) OS/390
13 1 (0.21%) OS/400
13 1 (0.21%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.21%) CoreOS
13 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.21%) SUSE
13 1 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (38.38%) Agile Software Development
2 150 (31.98%) MVC
3 76 (16.20%) OO
4 69 (14.71%) Software Engineering
5 56 (11.94%) Web Development
6 52 (11.09%) SOA
7 50 (10.66%) Unit Testing
8 45 (9.59%) Scrum
9 42 (8.96%) E-Commerce
9 42 (8.96%) Mentoring
10 41 (8.74%) Project Management
11 38 (8.10%) SDLC
12 31 (6.61%) CRM
13 30 (6.40%) TDD
13 30 (6.40%) Continuous Integration
14 27 (5.76%) Android Development
15 23 (4.90%) iOS Development
15 23 (4.90%) Performance Tuning
15 23 (4.90%) Analytics
16 22 (4.69%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 267 (56.93%) C#
2 237 (50.53%) JavaScript
3 233 (49.68%) SQL
4 115 (24.52%) VB.NET
5 98 (20.90%) T-SQL
6 92 (19.62%) Java
7 82 (17.48%) VB
8 55 (11.73%) PHP
9 42 (8.96%) VB6
10 28 (5.97%) PL/SQL
11 22 (4.69%) Perl
12 15 (3.20%) VBScript
12 15 (3.20%) JCL
13 13 (2.77%) C
14 10 (2.13%) Objective-C
15 9 (1.92%) XPath
16 7 (1.49%) COBOL
17 6 (1.28%) Shell Script
18 5 (1.07%) Groovy
18 5 (1.07%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 78 (16.63%) Degree
2 18 (3.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (1.28%) MCSE
4 3 (0.64%) MCP
4 3 (0.64%) ISEB
5 2 (0.43%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.43%) MCAD
5 2 (0.43%) MCSD
5 2 (0.43%) Sun Certification
5 2 (0.43%) MCTS
6 1 (0.21%) MCITP
6 1 (0.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.21%) MCSA
6 1 (0.21%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (5.12%) QA
2 7 (1.49%) SLA
3 2 (0.43%) HL7
4 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (2.56%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.07%) Docker
3 3 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.64%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.21%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 15 (3.20%) Tivoli
2 8 (1.71%) Puppet
2 8 (1.71%) Vagrant
3 7 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (1.49%) Ansible
4 2 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.21%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.21%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 132 (28.14%) Microsoft
2 93 (19.83%) Oracle
3 33 (7.04%) IBM
4 25 (5.33%) Business Objects
5 19 (4.05%) Google
6 13 (2.77%) Rackspace
7 10 (2.13%) Zend
7 10 (2.13%) Telerik
7 10 (2.13%) Metastorm
8 6 (1.28%) Red Hat
8 6 (1.28%) Pega
9 5 (1.07%) OpenText
9 5 (1.07%) BT
9 5 (1.07%) SAP
9 5 (1.07%) Adobe
10 4 (0.85%) New Relic
11 3 (0.64%) Sitecore
11 3 (0.64%) VMware
11 3 (0.64%) Apple
12 2 (0.43%) InterSystems
West Midlands
Abatec Limited
Posted: 6 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
ninesharp
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits (see body)
Posted: 12 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £42,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwickshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwickshire
JM
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Guestline Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
In Touch
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Warwickshire
JM Digital
Posted: 8 days ago