Period
to 22 April 2019

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 22 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 36 75 78
Rank change year-on-year +39 +3 -30
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 213 123 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 6.77% 3.26% 3.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.20% 11.25% 10.29%
Number of salaries quoted 152 98 109
Birmingham median annual salary £43,750 £52,500 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +8.25% +14.12%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £67,250 £75,000 £60,500
West Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £44,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.12% +11.25% -

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 918 1,093 1,186
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 29.16% 28.97% 31.32%
Number of salaries quoted 723 884 1,073
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,900 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 22 April 2019.

Salary histogram for Web Services in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 April 2019, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 93 (43.66%) SQL
2 91 (42.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 78 (36.62%) Amazon AWS
4 70 (32.86%) Java
5 68 (31.92%) Agile Software Development
6 67 (31.46%) .NET
7 60 (28.17%) Microsoft
8 56 (26.29%) C#
9 50 (23.47%) JavaScript
10 48 (22.54%) CSS
11 43 (20.19%) SQL Server
12 40 (18.78%) GDPR
13 39 (18.31%) Project Management
13 39 (18.31%) SOAP
14 38 (17.84%) HTML
15 37 (17.37%) Presales
16 36 (16.90%) Data Protection
17 35 (16.43%) Oracle
17 35 (16.43%) Amazon EC2
18 34 (15.96%) Spring
19 33 (15.49%) Amazon S3
20 32 (15.02%) DevOps
20 32 (15.02%) Scrum
20 32 (15.02%) Web Development
20 32 (15.02%) PL/SQL
20 32 (15.02%) ITIL
20 32 (15.02%) SOA
21 31 (14.55%) Line Management
22 30 (14.08%) Continuous Integration
23 29 (13.62%) Amazon RDS

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 18 (8.45%) CMS
2 14 (6.57%) SharePoint
3 13 (6.10%) Joomla!
4 10 (4.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 8 (3.76%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (2.82%) Apache
6 6 (2.82%) Apache Spark
7 4 (1.88%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (1.88%) SharePoint Server
7 4 (1.88%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.94%) IIS
8 2 (0.94%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.47%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.47%) nginx
9 1 (0.47%) SAS
9 1 (0.47%) Umbraco
Applications
1 15 (7.04%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.94%) ArchiCAD
3 2 (0.94%) AutoCAD
3 2 (0.94%) MicroStation
3 2 (0.94%) Revit
4 1 (0.47%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (3.76%) Dynamics AX
1 8 (3.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.88%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.47%) Sage CRM
3 1 (0.47%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 91 (42.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 78 (36.62%) Amazon AWS
3 35 (16.43%) Amazon EC2
4 33 (15.49%) Amazon S3
5 28 (13.15%) Azure Active Directory
6 27 (12.68%) Office 365
7 20 (9.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 20 (9.39%) AWS CloudFormation
8 18 (8.45%) AWS Lambda
8 18 (8.45%) Serverless
9 16 (7.51%) Cloud Computing
9 16 (7.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 13 (6.10%) Amazon SQS
11 12 (5.63%) Amazon EMR
11 12 (5.63%) Amazon Kinesis
12 11 (5.16%) Dynamics 365
13 10 (4.69%) SaaS
14 8 (3.76%) GitHub
15 7 (3.29%) Google Cloud Platform
16 6 (2.82%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.63%) Network Security
2 7 (3.29%) Internet
3 6 (2.82%) TCP/IP
4 5 (2.35%) Intranet
5 4 (1.88%) Firewall
6 2 (0.94%) SAN
7 1 (0.47%) DHCP
7 1 (0.47%) DMZ
7 1 (0.47%) DNS
7 1 (0.47%) iSCSI
7 1 (0.47%) LAN
7 1 (0.47%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.47%) SSL
7 1 (0.47%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (20.19%) SQL Server
2 29 (13.62%) Amazon RDS
3 22 (10.33%) Relational Database
4 21 (9.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 16 (7.51%) Azure SQL Database
5 16 (7.51%) MySQL
5 16 (7.51%) RDBMS
6 14 (6.57%) Oracle Database
6 14 (6.57%) Oracle Database 10g
7 13 (6.10%) NoSQL
7 13 (6.10%) SQL Server 2008
8 12 (5.63%) Amazon Redshift
8 12 (5.63%) Cosmos DB
9 11 (5.16%) DTS
9 11 (5.16%) Oracle Reports
9 11 (5.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 11 (5.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 9 (4.23%) Oracle Database 11g
11 8 (3.76%) Big Data
12 7 (3.29%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 23 (10.80%) Git (software)
2 20 (9.39%) Jenkins
3 18 (8.45%) Visual Studio
4 16 (7.51%) Selenium
5 15 (7.04%) JIRA
6 11 (5.16%) JUnit
6 11 (5.16%) Oracle Forms
6 11 (5.16%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (4.23%) JMeter
8 8 (3.76%) SoapUI
9 7 (3.29%) Bitbucket
9 7 (3.29%) Maven
10 6 (2.82%) DbUnit
10 6 (2.82%) jMock
10 6 (2.82%) Mockito
10 6 (2.82%) SonarQube
11 5 (2.35%) TestNG
12 4 (1.88%) Gradle
12 4 (1.88%) Rational Rose
12 4 (1.88%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 13 (6.10%) Back Office
1 13 (6.10%) Finance
2 11 (5.16%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.82%) Law
4 5 (2.35%) Banking
5 1 (0.47%) Games
5 1 (0.47%) Marketing
5 1 (0.47%) Publishing
5 1 (0.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 120 (56.34%) Developer
2 41 (19.25%) Architect
3 36 (16.90%) Solutions Architect
4 31 (14.55%) Cloud Architect
5 27 (12.68%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 18 (8.45%) Java Developer
6 18 (8.45%) Software Developer
7 17 (7.98%) Integration Developer
8 16 (7.51%) .NET Developer
9 15 (7.04%) C# Developer
9 15 (7.04%) DevOps Engineer
10 14 (6.57%) Web Developer
11 13 (6.10%) Lead Architect
11 13 (6.10%) SQL Developer
12 12 (5.63%) Lead Solutions Architect
12 12 (5.63%) Oracle Developer
12 12 (5.63%) ServiceNow Developer
13 11 (5.16%) Consultant
13 11 (5.16%) PL/SQL Developer
14 10 (4.69%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (31.46%) .NET
2 48 (22.54%) CSS
3 39 (18.31%) SOAP
4 38 (17.84%) HTML
5 34 (15.96%) Spring
6 28 (13.15%) XML
7 27 (12.68%) REST
8 26 (12.21%) ASP.NET
8 26 (12.21%) JSON
9 21 (9.86%) RESTful
10 19 (8.92%) AngularJS
11 18 (8.45%) ASP.NET Web API
11 18 (8.45%) Node.js
12 16 (7.51%) XSLT
13 13 (6.10%) Laravel
13 13 (6.10%) Ruby on Rails
14 12 (5.63%) jQuery
15 11 (5.16%) J2EE
16 10 (4.69%) HTML5
17 9 (4.23%) React
Miscellaneous
1 25 (11.74%) Public Cloud
2 20 (9.39%) Self-Motivation
3 18 (8.45%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (8.45%) Hybrid Cloud
4 17 (7.98%) Data Centre
5 16 (7.51%) Private Cloud
6 13 (6.10%) Management Information System
6 13 (6.10%) NHS
7 7 (3.29%) Robotics
8 6 (2.82%) Client/Server
8 6 (2.82%) Internet of Things
8 6 (2.82%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.88%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.88%) Fintech
9 4 (1.88%) Virtual Team
10 3 (1.41%) CMDB
10 3 (1.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 2 (0.94%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.47%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (5.16%) Windows
2 8 (3.76%) Linux
2 8 (3.76%) Unix
3 3 (1.41%) Android
3 3 (1.41%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.94%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.47%) Amazon Linux
5 1 (0.47%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (31.92%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (18.31%) Project Management
3 37 (17.37%) Presales
4 36 (16.90%) Data Protection
5 32 (15.02%) DevOps
5 32 (15.02%) ITIL
5 32 (15.02%) Scrum
5 32 (15.02%) SOA
5 32 (15.02%) Web Development
6 31 (14.55%) Line Management
7 30 (14.08%) Continuous Integration
8 28 (13.15%) Service Management
9 23 (10.80%) Test Automation
10 20 (9.39%) SDLC
11 19 (8.92%) Content Management
11 19 (8.92%) Enterprise Architecture
11 19 (8.92%) Problem-Solving
12 18 (8.45%) ITIL V3
12 18 (8.45%) Load Balancing
12 18 (8.45%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 93 (43.66%) SQL
2 70 (32.86%) Java
3 56 (26.29%) C#
4 50 (23.47%) JavaScript
5 32 (15.02%) PL/SQL
6 28 (13.15%) Python
7 22 (10.33%) PHP
8 18 (8.45%) Shell Script
9 17 (7.98%) VB.NET
10 16 (7.51%) T-SQL
11 14 (6.57%) Ruby
12 12 (5.63%) Scala
13 8 (3.76%) Bash Shell
13 8 (3.76%) X++
14 5 (2.35%) TypeScript
15 3 (1.41%) PowerShell
16 1 (0.47%) ES6
16 1 (0.47%) Java 8
16 1 (0.47%) R
Qualifications
1 20 (9.39%) Security Cleared
2 15 (7.04%) Degree
3 13 (6.10%) MCSE
3 13 (6.10%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (5.63%) MCSA
5 7 (3.29%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.88%) ISEB
7 1 (0.47%) CCNA
7 1 (0.47%) CCNP
7 1 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (18.78%) GDPR
2 13 (6.10%) QA
3 2 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.47%) COBIT
4 1 (0.47%) WAI
System Software
1 20 (9.39%) Active Directory
2 19 (8.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (7.98%) Hyper-V
4 16 (7.51%) Virtual Machines
5 11 (5.16%) Docker
6 1 (0.47%) HDFS
6 1 (0.47%) Postfix
6 1 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.47%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (4.69%) Kubernetes
1 10 (4.69%) Puppet
2 8 (3.76%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (3.76%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 5 (2.35%) Ansible
3 5 (2.35%) Terraform
4 4 (1.88%) Mesos
4 4 (1.88%) rkt
4 4 (1.88%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.47%) SCCM
Vendors
1 60 (28.17%) Microsoft
2 35 (16.43%) Oracle
3 20 (9.39%) VMware
4 16 (7.51%) ServiceNow
5 10 (4.69%) Blue Prism
5 10 (4.69%) UiPath
6 8 (3.76%) Google
7 6 (2.82%) Software AG
7 6 (2.82%) webMethods
8 5 (2.35%) MuleSoft
9 4 (1.88%) IBM
9 4 (1.88%) Remedy
9 4 (1.88%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (1.88%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.94%) Northgate
10 2 (0.94%) Teradata
11 1 (0.47%) Ab Initio
11 1 (0.47%) Informatica
11 1 (0.47%) MicroStrategy
11 1 (0.47%) Sage