Period
to 14 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 31 24
Rank change year-on-year -16 -7 +10
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 47 61 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 4.41% 6.03% 8.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.70% 20.13% 24.09%
Number of salaries quoted 46 46 141
Bedfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.53% -15.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £40,625 £31,250 £41,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £75,375 £68,750
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 Bedfordshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Bedfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 370 303 552
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 34.71% 29.94% 35.96%
Number of salaries quoted 333 252 514
Bedfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £28,750 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £71,250 £71,250
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Services in Bedfordshire

Web Services
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for Web Services in Bedfordshire

Web Services
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Web Services in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Web Services in Bedfordshire

Web Services
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 14 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -10 31 £50,500 +1.00% 3
Dunstable -7 8 £53,750 +34.38% 1
Bedford -10 8 £55,000 -
Web Services
East of England

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, IT jobs citing Web Services also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 22 (46.81%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (42.55%) SOAP
3 19 (40.43%) SQL Server
3 19 (40.43%) .NET
4 18 (38.30%) SQL
5 17 (36.17%) C#
5 17 (36.17%) Java
6 16 (34.04%) TDD
6 16 (34.04%) Spring
7 15 (31.91%) JSON
7 15 (31.91%) JBoss
8 14 (29.79%) Microsoft
8 14 (29.79%) XML
9 13 (27.66%) Hibernate
9 13 (27.66%) Java EE
10 12 (25.53%) HTML
10 12 (25.53%) REST
11 11 (23.40%) JAX-RS
11 11 (23.40%) Java 8
11 11 (23.40%) ASP.NET
11 11 (23.40%) WebSphere
11 11 (23.40%) JAX-WS
11 11 (23.40%) Amazon AWS
12 10 (21.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 10 (21.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 10 (21.28%) Fintech
13 9 (19.15%) Maven
13 9 (19.15%) CSS
13 9 (19.15%) JavaScript
14 8 (17.02%) Windows

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 15 (31.91%) JBoss
2 11 (23.40%) WebSphere
3 4 (8.51%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (6.38%) Apache
4 3 (6.38%) MS Exchange
5 2 (4.26%) Confluence
6 1 (2.13%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (8.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 11 (23.40%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.38%) Amazon S3
3 2 (4.26%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (4.26%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (4.26%) Amazon Glacier
3 2 (4.26%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (4.26%) Route 53
3 2 (4.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (2.13%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (2.13%) Google Analytics
4 1 (2.13%) SaaS
4 1 (2.13%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) SAN
2 1 (2.13%) HTTP
2 1 (2.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (40.43%) SQL Server
2 10 (21.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (21.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (10.64%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (4.26%) Big Data
5 2 (4.26%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.13%) Amazon Athena
6 1 (2.13%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (2.13%) DB2
6 1 (2.13%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.13%) HBase
6 1 (2.13%) Impala
6 1 (2.13%) MySQL
6 1 (2.13%) Parquet
6 1 (2.13%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.13%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 9 (19.15%) Maven
2 4 (8.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (8.51%) Visual Studio
3 3 (6.38%) JIRA
3 3 (6.38%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (10.64%) Banking
2 3 (6.38%) Finance
3 1 (2.13%) Advertising
3 1 (2.13%) Marketing
3 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (59.57%) Developer
2 15 (31.91%) Java Developer
3 11 (23.40%) Lead Developer
4 8 (17.02%) Lead Java Developer
5 7 (14.89%) Analyst
6 6 (12.77%) C# Developer
7 5 (10.64%) Backend Developer
8 4 (8.51%) Architect
8 4 (8.51%) Integration Analyst
8 4 (8.51%) IT Analyst
8 4 (8.51%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (6.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 3 (6.38%) Java Software Developer
9 3 (6.38%) Lead C# Developer
9 3 (6.38%) Lead Software Developer
9 3 (6.38%) Senior Architect
9 3 (6.38%) Senior Solutions Architect
9 3 (6.38%) Software Developer
9 3 (6.38%) Technical Developer
9 3 (6.38%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (42.55%) SOAP
2 19 (40.43%) .NET
3 16 (34.04%) Spring
4 15 (31.91%) JSON
5 14 (29.79%) XML
6 13 (27.66%) Hibernate
6 13 (27.66%) Java EE
7 12 (25.53%) HTML
7 12 (25.53%) REST
8 11 (23.40%) ASP.NET
8 11 (23.40%) JAX-RS
8 11 (23.40%) JAX-WS
9 9 (19.15%) CSS
10 8 (17.02%) WPF
11 7 (14.89%) .NET Framework
11 7 (14.89%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (10.64%) jQuery
13 4 (8.51%) Entity Framework
13 4 (8.51%) NHibernate
13 4 (8.51%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.28%) Fintech
2 6 (12.77%) Data Centre
2 6 (12.77%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (4.26%) Private Cloud
3 2 (4.26%) Public Cloud
3 2 (4.26%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.13%) Internet of Things
4 1 (2.13%) User Experience
4 1 (2.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.02%) Windows
2 5 (10.64%) Windows Server
3 3 (6.38%) Linux
3 3 (6.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (6.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (46.81%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (34.04%) TDD
3 7 (14.89%) MVC
3 7 (14.89%) Test Automation
4 6 (12.77%) Software Engineering
5 5 (10.64%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (10.64%) Decision-Making
5 5 (10.64%) Web Development
6 4 (8.51%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (8.51%) Dependency Injection
6 4 (8.51%) Multithreaded Programming
6 4 (8.51%) Multithreading
6 4 (8.51%) MVVM
6 4 (8.51%) OOP
6 4 (8.51%) SOA
6 4 (8.51%) Unit Testing
7 3 (6.38%) E-Commerce
7 3 (6.38%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (6.38%) ETL
7 3 (6.38%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 18 (38.30%) SQL
2 17 (36.17%) C#
2 17 (36.17%) Java
3 11 (23.40%) Java 8
4 9 (19.15%) JavaScript
5 4 (8.51%) T-SQL
6 3 (6.38%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.13%) PHP
7 1 (2.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) Degree
2 2 (4.26%) ISEB
2 2 (4.26%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.13%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Apache Flume
1 1 (2.13%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) Oozie
Vendors
1 14 (29.79%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.64%) VMware
3 3 (6.38%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.26%) Atlassian
4 2 (4.26%) Citrix
4 2 (4.26%) McAfee
5 1 (2.13%) Adobe
5 1 (2.13%) Ensighten
5 1 (2.13%) Google
5 1 (2.13%) SAP
5 1 (2.13%) Tableau