Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
Bedfordshire > Bedford
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 40 30
Rank change year-on-year +5 -10 +26
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 7 20 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 2.71% 5.68% 8.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.21% 12.20% 21.15%
Number of salaries quoted 11 20 84
Bedford median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £42,500 £36,125 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,625 £53,375
Bedfordshire median annual salary £42,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -19.05% +16.67% +2.27%

Web Services is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Bedford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 76 164 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 29.46% 46.59% 42.19%
Number of salaries quoted 65 158 211
Bedford median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £74,750 £52,500 £55,000
Bedfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

Job postings citing Web Services as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedford.

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 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Web Services in Bedford

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Java
3 4 (57.14%) HTTP
3 4 (57.14%) TDD
3 4 (57.14%) Ajax
3 4 (57.14%) REST
4 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
4 3 (42.86%) CSS
4 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 3 (42.86%) HTML
5 2 (28.57%) J2EE
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle
5 2 (28.57%) JSP
5 2 (28.57%) XML
5 2 (28.57%) Sun
5 2 (28.57%) Sun Certification
5 2 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
5 2 (28.57%) Scrum
5 2 (28.57%) Degree
5 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
5 2 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
5 2 (28.57%) RESTful
5 2 (28.57%) Spring
6 1 (14.29%) MVVM
6 1 (14.29%) Entity Framework
6 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
6 1 (14.29%) IT Strategy
6 1 (14.29%) Digital Transformation Programme

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 1 (14.29%) CMS
1 1 (14.29%) EPiServer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (85.71%) Java Developer
3 2 (28.57%) J2EE Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Systems Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Ajax
1 4 (57.14%) REST
2 3 (42.86%) CSS
2 3 (42.86%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
3 2 (28.57%) J2EE
3 2 (28.57%) JSP
3 2 (28.57%) RESTful
3 2 (28.57%) Spring
3 2 (28.57%) XML
4 1 (14.29%) .NET
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
4 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 1 (14.29%) Entity Framework
4 1 (14.29%) jQuery
4 1 (14.29%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) TDD
3 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 1 (14.29%) IT Strategy
5 1 (14.29%) MVC
5 1 (14.29%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
1 2 (28.57%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
1 2 (28.57%) Sun
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft