Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
County Antrim > Belfast
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 26 10
Rank change year-on-year +9 -16 +21
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 44 17 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 12.32% 5.72% 15.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.66% 15.04% 29.41%
Number of salaries quoted 30 10 16
Belfast median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £24,400 £26,750 £24,375
90th Percentile £52,750 £46,500 £53,750
County Antrim median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -2.50% +14.29% -6.67%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Belfast
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 186 113 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 52.10% 38.05% 53.13%
Number of salaries quoted 117 91 49
Belfast median annual salary £36,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.75% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £12,500 £28,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £55,000 £52,750
County Antrim median annual salary £36,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +14.29% +6.87%

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Services in Belfast

Web Services
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Salary trend for Web Services in Belfast

Web Services
Salary Histogram in Belfast

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Web Services in Belfast over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Web Services in Belfast

For the 6 months to 22 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 Belfast region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 24 (54.55%) Java
1 24 (54.55%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (50.00%) HTML
2 22 (50.00%) CSS
3 20 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 20 (45.45%) Oracle
3 20 (45.45%) Spring
3 20 (45.45%) JSON
4 16 (36.36%) Jenkins
5 15 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (34.09%) MVC
6 14 (31.82%) Microsoft
6 14 (31.82%) Spring Boot
7 13 (29.55%) SDLC
7 13 (29.55%) Docker
7 13 (29.55%) AngularJS
7 13 (29.55%) Relational Database
7 13 (29.55%) ASP.NET
7 13 (29.55%) .NET
7 13 (29.55%) jQuery
8 12 (27.27%) RESTful
8 12 (27.27%) BDD
8 12 (27.27%) New Relic
8 12 (27.27%) Kibana
8 12 (27.27%) GitLab
8 12 (27.27%) React
8 12 (27.27%) Zipkin
8 12 (27.27%) JSON-LD
8 12 (27.27%) Grafana
8 12 (27.27%) Prometheus

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast 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 4 (9.09%) GemFire
2 3 (6.82%) IIS
2 3 (6.82%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.55%) CICS
4 1 (2.27%) JBoss
4 1 (2.27%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 24 (54.55%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (6.82%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (6.82%) Office 365
3 3 (6.82%) PaaS
3 3 (6.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.55%) Firewall
2 2 (4.55%) FTP
2 2 (4.55%) SMTP
2 2 (4.55%) SNA
2 2 (4.55%) SNMP
2 2 (4.55%) Telnet
3 1 (2.27%) HTTP
3 1 (2.27%) SAN
3 1 (2.27%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (29.55%) Relational Database
2 10 (22.73%) SQL Server
3 8 (18.18%) NoSQL
3 8 (18.18%) RDBMS
4 7 (15.91%) DocumentDB
5 5 (11.36%) Big Data
6 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (36.36%) Jenkins
2 12 (27.27%) GitLab
3 11 (25.00%) TeamCity
4 7 (15.91%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (9.09%) Git (software)
5 4 (9.09%) JIRA
5 4 (9.09%) Maven
6 3 (6.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (15.91%) Legal
2 2 (4.55%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (63.64%) Developer
2 10 (22.73%) .NET Developer
2 10 (22.73%) Software Developer
3 8 (18.18%) Consultant
3 8 (18.18%) Java Developer
4 5 (11.36%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Oracle Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Senior .NET Consultant
5 3 (6.82%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (4.55%) Architect
6 2 (4.55%) Graduate
6 2 (4.55%) Graduate Consultant
6 2 (4.55%) Graduate Technical Consultant
6 2 (4.55%) Mainframe Specialist
6 2 (4.55%) Technical Architect
7 1 (2.27%) Agile Developer
7 1 (2.27%) Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.27%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (50.00%) CSS
1 22 (50.00%) HTML
2 20 (45.45%) JSON
2 20 (45.45%) Spring
3 14 (31.82%) Spring Boot
4 13 (29.55%) .NET
4 13 (29.55%) AngularJS
4 13 (29.55%) ASP.NET
4 13 (29.55%) jQuery
5 12 (27.27%) JSON-LD
5 12 (27.27%) React
5 12 (27.27%) RESTful
6 10 (22.73%) .NET Framework
6 10 (22.73%) Entity Framework
6 10 (22.73%) Node.js
6 10 (22.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 9 (20.45%) Redux
8 8 (18.18%) REST
9 7 (15.91%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (15.91%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Virtual Team
2 3 (6.82%) Raspberry Pi
3 2 (4.55%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.55%) LPAR
3 2 (4.55%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.27%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.27%) Contactless
4 1 (2.27%) HP StoreVirtual
4 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.27%) Replication
4 1 (2.27%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.09%) Android
1 4 (9.09%) Unix
2 2 (4.55%) Linux
2 2 (4.55%) zOS
3 1 (2.27%) Windows
3 1 (2.27%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (34.09%) MVC
2 13 (29.55%) SDLC
3 12 (27.27%) BDD
4 11 (25.00%) Scrum
5 9 (20.45%) DevOps
6 8 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
6 8 (18.18%) TDD
7 7 (15.91%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (15.91%) CQRS
7 7 (15.91%) Domain-Driven Design
7 7 (15.91%) Software Engineering
7 7 (15.91%) Unit Testing
8 4 (9.09%) API Development
8 4 (9.09%) Multithreading
9 3 (6.82%) Analytics
9 3 (6.82%) Information Management
9 3 (6.82%) MVVM
9 3 (6.82%) Project Management
9 3 (6.82%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 24 (54.55%) Java
2 20 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 10 (22.73%) C#
4 7 (15.91%) SQL
5 4 (9.09%) Shell Script
6 3 (6.82%) PowerShell
6 3 (6.82%) VB.NET
7 2 (4.55%) PHP
8 1 (2.27%) C
8 1 (2.27%) C++
8 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.27%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (13.64%) Degree
3 1 (2.27%) HND
System Software
1 13 (29.55%) Docker
2 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.27%) DFS Replication
2 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (27.27%) Grafana
1 12 (27.27%) Kibana
1 12 (27.27%) Prometheus
1 12 (27.27%) Zipkin
2 1 (2.27%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (2.27%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.27%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (45.45%) Oracle
2 14 (31.82%) Microsoft
3 12 (27.27%) New Relic
4 2 (4.55%) IBM
5 1 (2.27%) Apple
5 1 (2.27%) Citrix
5 1 (2.27%) HP
5 1 (2.27%) Samsung
5 1 (2.27%) VMware