The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wigan region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 7 18 20
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +2
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 2 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 9.52% 7.35% 3.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.00% 10.87% 6.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 3
Average salary £30,000 £42,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% +63.46%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Web Services
Manchester

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 Wigan region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wigan
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
8 46 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 38.10% 67.65% 53.75%
Number of salaries quoted 8 23 40
Average salary £32,500 £33,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.51% +26.92%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Web Services across the Wigan region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

Web Services
Salary Trend in Wigan

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Web Services across the Wigan region.

Web Services Salary Trend in Wigan

Web Services
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Wigan 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 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
1 2 (66.67%) Asset Management
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Delphi
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) OOD
2 1 (33.33%) UDDI
2 1 (33.33%) WSDL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (33.33%) Hibernate

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Wigan 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Delphi Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Junior
3 1 (33.33%) Junior Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Junior Java Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Mid-Level Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
1 1 (33.33%) UDDI
1 1 (33.33%) WSDL
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Asset Management
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Delphi
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle