The first table below looks at the demand for Web Services skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Worcester region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 20 23 19
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 2 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 2.41% 6.86% 4.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.55% 11.11% 13.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 5
Average salary £31,750 £29,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.62% -1.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,350 £22,750 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £37,150 £35,000 £37,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,100
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.57%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Worcester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
44 63 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 53.01% 61.76% 33.96%
Number of salaries quoted 43 61 36
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Web Services
Worcestershire

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

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

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

Web Services
Salary Trend in Worcester

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

Web Services Salary Trend in Worcester

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Worcester 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 7 (100.00%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) XML
3 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
4 4 (57.14%) Ajax
4 4 (57.14%) Java
4 4 (57.14%) CSS
4 4 (57.14%) SOAP
5 3 (42.86%) Struts
5 3 (42.86%) JSP
5 3 (42.86%) Servlets
5 3 (42.86%) J2EE
5 3 (42.86%) MySQL
5 3 (42.86%) PHP
5 3 (42.86%) OO
5 3 (42.86%) RAD
5 3 (42.86%) Eclipse
5 3 (42.86%) IBM
5 3 (42.86%) WebSphere
5 3 (42.86%) WebSphere Portal
5 3 (42.86%) IBM Connections
5 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (42.86%) Spring
5 3 (42.86%) JSF
5 3 (42.86%) WSDL
5 3 (42.86%) MVC
5 3 (42.86%) Hibernate
5 3 (42.86%) REST
6 2 (28.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (28.57%) Advertising
6 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Worcester 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 3 (42.86%) WebSphere
1 3 (42.86%) WebSphere Portal
1 3 (42.86%) IBM Connections
2 1 (14.29%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
1 1 (14.29%) Broadband
1 1 (14.29%) SMTP
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) MySQL
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Eclipse
2 1 (14.29%) PHPUnit
2 1 (14.29%) Subversion
2 1 (14.29%) Xdebug
General
1 2 (28.57%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Java Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Web Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) XML
3 4 (57.14%) Ajax
3 4 (57.14%) CSS
3 4 (57.14%) SOAP
4 3 (42.86%) Struts
4 3 (42.86%) JSP
4 3 (42.86%) Servlets
4 3 (42.86%) J2EE
4 3 (42.86%) Spring
4 3 (42.86%) JSF
4 3 (42.86%) WSDL
4 3 (42.86%) Hibernate
4 3 (42.86%) REST
5 2 (28.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
5 2 (28.57%) WCF
5 2 (28.57%) .NET
5 2 (28.57%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) OO
1 3 (42.86%) RAD
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) OOP
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) PHP
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) C
4 2 (28.57%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Sun Certification
1 1 (14.29%) CIW
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) IBM
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Sun
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 1 (14.29%) Zend