Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 73 53
Rank change year-on-year +1 -20 -13
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 144 177 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 3.75% 3.78% 4.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.12% 12.67% 13.80%
Number of salaries quoted 133 156 171
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £77,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1295 1397 1275
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 33.69% 29.82% 32.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1099 1210 1130
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £62,500
West Midlands median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% - -

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Services in Birmingham

Web Services
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Web Services in Birmingham

Web Services
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Web Services in Birmingham over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Web Services in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 20 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 61 (42.36%) XML
1 61 (42.36%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (40.97%) HTML
2 59 (40.97%) JavaScript
3 58 (40.28%) .NET
3 58 (40.28%) REST
4 55 (38.19%) Java
5 53 (36.81%) CSS
6 52 (36.11%) SQL
7 49 (34.03%) C#
8 47 (32.64%) SQL Server
9 41 (28.47%) AngularJS
10 37 (25.69%) JSON
11 36 (25.00%) SOAP
12 35 (24.31%) ASP.NET
12 35 (24.31%) Degree
13 32 (22.22%) MVC
14 29 (20.14%) Computer Science
15 28 (19.44%) Git (software)
16 27 (18.75%) RESTful
16 27 (18.75%) Microsoft
17 25 (17.36%) jQuery
17 25 (17.36%) Web Development
18 24 (16.67%) OO
19 23 (15.97%) TDD
19 23 (15.97%) Amazon AWS
20 22 (15.28%) HTML5
20 22 (15.28%) Spring
20 22 (15.28%) Software Engineering
21 21 (14.58%) Scrum

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 17 (11.81%) CMS
2 6 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (4.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (4.17%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.78%) WordPress
4 3 (2.08%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (2.08%) Apache ServiceMix
4 3 (2.08%) IIS
4 3 (2.08%) Mule
4 3 (2.08%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (2.08%) SAS
5 2 (1.39%) Confluence
5 2 (1.39%) Drupal
6 1 (0.69%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.69%) Liferay
6 1 (0.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (6.94%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.39%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (1.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.78%) WebTrends
2 3 (2.08%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.69%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.69%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 23 (15.97%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (10.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (4.17%) Force.com
4 3 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.39%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.39%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (1.39%) SaaS
6 1 (0.69%) Amazon CloudSearch
6 1 (0.69%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (0.69%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.03%) HTTP
2 5 (3.47%) LDAP
3 4 (2.78%) Internet
4 1 (0.69%) AMQP
4 1 (0.69%) Skype
4 1 (0.69%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (32.64%) SQL Server
2 18 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 17 (11.81%) MySQL
4 13 (9.03%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (7.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (4.17%) Big Data
7 6 (4.17%) DTS
8 5 (3.47%) MongoDB
8 5 (3.47%) Relational Database
9 4 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (2.08%) DocumentDB
10 3 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (1.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 2 (1.39%) Hadoop
11 2 (1.39%) MS Access
11 2 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.69%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.69%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 28 (19.44%) Git (software)
2 18 (12.50%) JUnit
3 17 (11.81%) Jenkins
4 11 (7.64%) JIRA
5 10 (6.94%) Grunt
5 10 (6.94%) gulp
5 10 (6.94%) Maven
6 8 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 7 (4.86%) Android Studio
7 7 (4.86%) Gradle
7 7 (4.86%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (4.86%) Visual Studio
8 6 (4.17%) Cucumber
9 5 (3.47%) Mockito
10 4 (2.78%) Selenium
10 4 (2.78%) Xcode
11 3 (2.08%) DbUnit
11 3 (2.08%) jMock
11 3 (2.08%) Oracle APEX
11 3 (2.08%) SoapUI
General
1 16 (11.11%) Finance
2 12 (8.33%) Advertising
3 10 (6.94%) Marketing
4 7 (4.86%) Legal
5 2 (1.39%) Retail
5 2 (1.39%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.69%) Back Office
6 1 (0.69%) Banking
6 1 (0.69%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 104 (72.22%) Developer
2 35 (24.31%) Java Developer
3 27 (18.75%) Senior Developer
4 24 (16.67%) .NET Developer
5 23 (15.97%) C# Developer
6 22 (15.28%) HTML Developer
7 20 (13.89%) Angular Developer
8 17 (11.81%) HTML CSS Developer
9 14 (9.72%) C# .NET Developer
9 14 (9.72%) JavaScript Developer
10 13 (9.03%) Architect
10 13 (9.03%) Web Developer
11 10 (6.94%) C# Web Developer
11 10 (6.94%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 10 (6.94%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 10 (6.94%) Senior JavaScript Developer
11 10 (6.94%) ServiceNow Developer
11 10 (6.94%) SQL Developer
12 9 (6.25%) Analyst
13 8 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (42.36%) XML
2 59 (40.97%) HTML
3 58 (40.28%) .NET
3 58 (40.28%) REST
4 53 (36.81%) CSS
5 41 (28.47%) AngularJS
6 37 (25.69%) JSON
7 36 (25.00%) SOAP
8 35 (24.31%) ASP.NET
9 27 (18.75%) RESTful
10 25 (17.36%) jQuery
11 22 (15.28%) HTML5
11 22 (15.28%) Spring
12 21 (14.58%) CSS3
13 20 (13.89%) Node.js
14 17 (11.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 16 (11.11%) XSLT
16 14 (9.72%) LINQ
16 14 (9.72%) Sass
17 12 (8.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 29 (20.14%) Computer Science
2 20 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (13.89%) User Experience
3 19 (13.19%) Mobile App
4 10 (6.94%) Social Media
5 8 (5.56%) Fintech
6 6 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
7 5 (3.47%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (2.78%) CMDB
8 4 (2.78%) Social Network
9 3 (2.08%) BBC
9 3 (2.08%) Video on Demand
10 2 (1.39%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.69%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.69%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.69%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 14 (9.72%) Windows
2 7 (4.86%) Android
3 4 (2.78%) Apple iOS
3 4 (2.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (42.36%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (22.22%) MVC
3 25 (17.36%) Web Development
4 24 (16.67%) OO
5 23 (15.97%) TDD
6 22 (15.28%) Software Engineering
7 21 (14.58%) Scrum
8 19 (13.19%) Open Source
8 19 (13.19%) Test Automation
9 16 (11.11%) Mentoring
10 15 (10.42%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (10.42%) Microservices
10 15 (10.42%) SOA
11 13 (9.03%) BDD
11 13 (9.03%) ITIL
12 12 (8.33%) Mobile Development
12 12 (8.33%) SDLC
13 11 (7.64%) OOD
13 11 (7.64%) PRINCE2
14 10 (6.94%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 59 (40.97%) JavaScript
2 55 (38.19%) Java
3 52 (36.11%) SQL
4 49 (34.03%) C#
5 18 (12.50%) VB.NET
6 11 (7.64%) PHP
6 11 (7.64%) T-SQL
7 10 (6.94%) XPath
8 8 (5.56%) Python
8 8 (5.56%) Ruby
9 4 (2.78%) Apple Swift
9 4 (2.78%) C++
10 3 (2.08%) Apex Code
10 3 (2.08%) C
10 3 (2.08%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.39%) Scala
11 2 (1.39%) VBA
12 1 (0.69%) XAML
Qualifications
1 35 (24.31%) Degree
2 18 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (3.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (2.08%) ISEB
4 3 (2.08%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.56%) QA
2 2 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.69%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (1.39%) Docker
2 1 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.69%) Puppet
1 1 (0.69%) TeamSite
1 1 (0.69%) Terraform
Vendors
1 27 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 14 (9.72%) Oracle
3 12 (8.33%) ServiceNow
4 5 (3.47%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (2.08%) Adobe
5 3 (2.08%) Civica
5 3 (2.08%) Informatica
5 3 (2.08%) Jitterbit
6 2 (1.39%) New Relic
6 2 (1.39%) SAP
7 1 (0.69%) HP
7 1 (0.69%) OpenText
7 1 (0.69%) RedGate
7 1 (0.69%) Software AG
7 1 (0.69%) Sybase
7 1 (0.69%) VMware
7 1 (0.69%) webMethods