The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for Web Services skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
Bedfordshire / Bedford
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 29 36
Rank change year-on-year +12 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 14 17 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 11.20% 8.10% 3.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 28.00% 17.17% 10.87%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 8
Median salary £40,750 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.21% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £40,000 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £53,750 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

Web Services is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Bedford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 50 99 92
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford 40.00% 47.14% 33.21%
Number of salaries quoted 49 91 90
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% -5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedford citing Web Services as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Web Services in Bedford

Web Services
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Salary trend for Web Services in Bedford

Web Services
Salary Histogram in Bedford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Web Services in Bedford over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Web Services in Bedford

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT jobs citing Web Services also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedford region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (75.00%) CSS
2 12 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (75.00%) HTML
3 10 (62.50%) Software Engineering
4 9 (56.25%) AngularJS
5 7 (43.75%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (43.75%) IT Strategy
5 7 (43.75%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 7 (43.75%) WCF
5 7 (43.75%) jQuery
5 7 (43.75%) EPiServer
5 7 (43.75%) Visual Studio Team System
5 7 (43.75%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (43.75%) MVVM
5 7 (43.75%) Entity Framework
5 7 (43.75%) .NET Framework
5 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
5 7 (43.75%) Java
5 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
5 7 (43.75%) .NET
5 7 (43.75%) C#
5 7 (43.75%) Visual Studio
5 7 (43.75%) MVC
5 7 (43.75%) CMS
6 6 (37.50%) TDD
7 5 (31.25%) RESTful
8 4 (25.00%) REST
8 4 (25.00%) Ajax
8 4 (25.00%) HTTP

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (43.75%) CMS
1 7 (43.75%) EPiServer
2 2 (12.50%) Drupal
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
1 7 (43.75%) SQL Server 2008
1 7 (43.75%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Visual Studio
1 7 (43.75%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (12.50%) Bower
2 2 (12.50%) Grunt
2 2 (12.50%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) C# Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Java Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Senior C# Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Senior Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Senior Systems Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Systems Developer
3 3 (18.75%) J2EE Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Angular Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (12.50%) HTML CSS Developer
4 2 (12.50%) HTML Developer
4 2 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (75.00%) CSS
1 12 (75.00%) HTML
2 9 (56.25%) AngularJS
3 7 (43.75%) .NET
3 7 (43.75%) .NET Framework
3 7 (43.75%) Entity Framework
3 7 (43.75%) jQuery
3 7 (43.75%) WCF
4 5 (31.25%) RESTful
5 4 (25.00%) Ajax
5 4 (25.00%) REST
6 3 (18.75%) Hibernate
6 3 (18.75%) J2EE
6 3 (18.75%) JSP
6 3 (18.75%) Spring
6 3 (18.75%) XML
7 2 (12.50%) CSS3
7 2 (12.50%) Highcharts JS
7 2 (12.50%) HTML5
7 2 (12.50%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (62.50%) Software Engineering
3 7 (43.75%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 7 (43.75%) IT Strategy
3 7 (43.75%) MVC
3 7 (43.75%) MVVM
4 6 (37.50%) TDD
5 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
5 3 (18.75%) Scrum
6 2 (12.50%) API Integration
6 2 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
6 2 (12.50%) Front End Development
6 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
6 2 (12.50%) User Stories
6 2 (12.50%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (43.75%) C#
2 7 (43.75%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
1 3 (18.75%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle
2 3 (18.75%) Sun
Bedford, Bedfordshire
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