Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 24 25
Rank change year-on-year -23 +1 +18
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 47 83 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 4.64% 7.29% 9.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.44% 22.37% 24.66%
Number of salaries quoted 44 62 150
Bedfordshire median annual salary £53,750 £41,250 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.30% -21.43% +16.67%
10th Percentile £38,750 £29,250 £40,000
90th Percentile £86,750 £60,000 £67,625
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +11.11%

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 411 371 580
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 40.61% 32.57% 36.69%
Number of salaries quoted 376 289 536
Bedfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £29,625
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £75,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 16 October 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 16 October 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 -26 23 £55,000 +29.41% 2
Bedford -5 15 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Dunstable +7 9 £52,500 +31.25% 1
Web Services
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 29 (61.70%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (55.32%) Java
3 22 (46.81%) TDD
4 20 (42.55%) Spring
5 19 (40.43%) .NET
6 18 (38.30%) SOAP
6 18 (38.30%) REST
7 17 (36.17%) Java 8
8 15 (31.91%) JSON
8 15 (31.91%) SQL
8 15 (31.91%) SQL Server
9 14 (29.79%) JavaScript
9 14 (29.79%) XML
10 13 (27.66%) JBoss
10 13 (27.66%) Hibernate
10 13 (27.66%) Java EE
11 12 (25.53%) Amazon AWS
11 12 (25.53%) Microservices
12 11 (23.40%) JAX-RS
12 11 (23.40%) JAX-WS
12 11 (23.40%) WebSphere
12 11 (23.40%) Microsoft
13 10 (21.28%) C#
13 10 (21.28%) Software Engineering
13 10 (21.28%) Fintech
14 9 (19.15%) AngularJS
14 9 (19.15%) Maven
14 9 (19.15%) HTML
14 9 (19.15%) CSS
15 8 (17.02%) ASP.NET

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 13 (27.66%) JBoss
2 11 (23.40%) WebSphere
3 4 (8.51%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (6.38%) Apache Spark
4 3 (6.38%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.13%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (6.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 12 (25.53%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.38%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) SAN
2 1 (2.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (31.91%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.89%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (10.64%) Relational Database
3 5 (10.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (8.51%) Big Data
4 4 (8.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (6.38%) Hadoop
5 3 (6.38%) HBase
5 3 (6.38%) Impala
5 3 (6.38%) Parquet
5 3 (6.38%) RDBMS
5 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (6.38%) Sqoop
6 1 (2.13%) DB2
6 1 (2.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (19.15%) Maven
2 3 (6.38%) JIRA
2 3 (6.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.38%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.13%) SoapUI
General
1 7 (14.89%) Banking
2 5 (10.64%) Finance
3 1 (2.13%) Advertising
3 1 (2.13%) Local Government
3 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (57.45%) Developer
2 18 (38.30%) Java Developer
3 9 (19.15%) Lead Developer
4 8 (17.02%) Lead Java Developer
5 7 (14.89%) Head of Development
6 6 (12.77%) C# Developer
7 5 (10.64%) Analyst
7 5 (10.64%) Backend Developer
7 5 (10.64%) Chief Technology Officer
7 5 (10.64%) Software Developer
8 4 (8.51%) Integration Analyst
8 4 (8.51%) IT Analyst
8 4 (8.51%) Java Software Developer
9 3 (6.38%) Angular Developer
9 3 (6.38%) Development Manager
9 3 (6.38%) Engineering Manager
9 3 (6.38%) Head of Engineering
9 3 (6.38%) Lead Software Developer
9 3 (6.38%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (6.38%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (42.55%) Spring
2 19 (40.43%) .NET
3 18 (38.30%) REST
3 18 (38.30%) SOAP
4 15 (31.91%) JSON
5 14 (29.79%) XML
6 13 (27.66%) Hibernate
6 13 (27.66%) Java EE
7 11 (23.40%) JAX-RS
7 11 (23.40%) JAX-WS
8 9 (19.15%) AngularJS
8 9 (19.15%) CSS
8 9 (19.15%) HTML
9 8 (17.02%) ASP.NET
9 8 (17.02%) React
10 7 (14.89%) RESTful
10 7 (14.89%) Spring Boot
11 6 (12.77%) WPF
12 4 (8.51%) .NET Framework
12 4 (8.51%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.28%) Fintech
2 4 (8.51%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.38%) Virtual Team
4 2 (4.26%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.13%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (2.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.51%) Windows
2 3 (6.38%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.13%) Linux
3 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (61.70%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (46.81%) TDD
3 12 (25.53%) Microservices
4 10 (21.28%) Software Engineering
5 8 (17.02%) SOA
6 6 (12.77%) Test Automation
7 4 (8.51%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (8.51%) E-Commerce
7 4 (8.51%) Performance Testing
7 4 (8.51%) Translating Business Requirements
8 3 (6.38%) Analytics
8 3 (6.38%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (6.38%) Dependency Injection
8 3 (6.38%) DevOps
8 3 (6.38%) Functional Testing
8 3 (6.38%) MVC
8 3 (6.38%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (6.38%) SDLC
8 3 (6.38%) Unit Testing
8 3 (6.38%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (55.32%) Java
2 17 (36.17%) Java 8
3 15 (31.91%) SQL
4 14 (29.79%) JavaScript
5 10 (21.28%) C#
6 4 (8.51%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (4.26%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (4.26%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.38%) Apache Flume
1 3 (6.38%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) Oozie
Vendors
1 11 (23.40%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.38%) VMware
3 2 (4.26%) Citrix
3 2 (4.26%) McAfee
4 1 (2.13%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.13%) SAP