Period
to 19 January 2018

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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 78 47
Rank change year-on-year -8 -31 +1
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 115 147 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 3.13% 3.37% 5.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.80% 11.64% 15.66%
Number of salaries quoted 102 135 185
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +9.33%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £67,375 £57,500 £77,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +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 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 1,173 1,263 1,213
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 31.96% 28.99% 32.11%
Number of salaries quoted 962 1,136 1,086
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £65,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year - +1.27% +5.33%

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 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Web Services in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 49 (42.61%) JavaScript
1 49 (42.61%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (41.74%) HTML
3 43 (37.39%) CSS
4 42 (36.52%) .NET
5 41 (35.65%) SQL Server
6 40 (34.78%) C#
7 39 (33.91%) XML
8 37 (32.17%) Java
8 37 (32.17%) REST
9 34 (29.57%) SQL
10 30 (26.09%) Degree
11 28 (24.35%) JSON
11 28 (24.35%) Git (software)
12 27 (23.48%) ASP.NET
12 27 (23.48%) Microsoft
13 26 (22.61%) Computer Science
14 25 (21.74%) SOAP
15 22 (19.13%) RESTful
16 21 (18.26%) AngularJS
16 21 (18.26%) HTML5
16 21 (18.26%) jQuery
16 21 (18.26%) MVC
17 19 (16.52%) CSS3
18 18 (15.65%) Mobile App
18 18 (15.65%) OO
19 17 (14.78%) Spring
20 16 (13.91%) Software Engineering
20 16 (13.91%) Web Development
20 16 (13.91%) Jenkins

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 15 (13.04%) CMS
2 8 (6.96%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (6.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 8 (6.96%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.61%) SAS
3 3 (2.61%) WordPress
4 2 (1.74%) IIS
5 1 (0.87%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.87%) Alfresco
5 1 (0.87%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.87%) Confluence
5 1 (0.87%) Liferay
Applications
1 10 (8.70%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (1.74%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.61%) Magento
1 3 (2.61%) SAP S/4HANA
1 3 (2.61%) WebTrends
2 2 (1.74%) SAP CRM
2 2 (1.74%) SAP MM
2 2 (1.74%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 15 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (12.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.61%) SaaS
4 2 (1.74%) Force.com
5 1 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.87%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.87%) GitHub
5 1 (0.87%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.09%) HTTP
2 1 (0.87%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (35.65%) SQL Server
2 13 (11.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (10.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (10.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (8.70%) NoSQL
5 8 (6.96%) DTS
6 6 (5.22%) MySQL
7 4 (3.48%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (2.61%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (2.61%) GIS
9 2 (1.74%) MS Access
10 1 (0.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.87%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.87%) Big Data
10 1 (0.87%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.87%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.87%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.87%) Spatial Data
10 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 28 (24.35%) Git (software)
2 16 (13.91%) Jenkins
3 12 (10.43%) JUnit
4 10 (8.70%) Grunt
4 10 (8.70%) gulp
4 10 (8.70%) Visual Studio
5 9 (7.83%) JIRA
5 9 (7.83%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (6.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (5.22%) Gradle
8 5 (4.35%) Maven
8 5 (4.35%) Selenium
9 4 (3.48%) SoapUI
9 4 (3.48%) Subversion
10 3 (2.61%) Android Studio
10 3 (2.61%) DbUnit
10 3 (2.61%) HP UFT
10 3 (2.61%) jMock
10 3 (2.61%) Mockito
10 3 (2.61%) SonarQube
General
1 11 (9.57%) Advertising
1 11 (9.57%) Finance
2 10 (8.70%) Marketing
3 4 (3.48%) Legal
4 1 (0.87%) Banking
4 1 (0.87%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 80 (69.57%) Developer
2 26 (22.61%) HTML Developer
3 25 (21.74%) Java Developer
4 24 (20.87%) C# Developer
5 22 (19.13%) .NET Developer
5 22 (19.13%) HTML CSS Developer
6 18 (15.65%) C# .NET Developer
6 18 (15.65%) Senior Developer
7 16 (13.91%) Angular Developer
8 14 (12.17%) SQL Developer
9 13 (11.30%) ASP.NET Developer
9 13 (11.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 13 (11.30%) JavaScript Developer
10 10 (8.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 10 (8.70%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 10 (8.70%) Senior JavaScript Developer
11 9 (7.83%) Analyst
11 9 (7.83%) ServiceNow Developer
12 8 (6.96%) Integration Developer
13 7 (6.09%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (41.74%) HTML
2 43 (37.39%) CSS
3 42 (36.52%) .NET
4 39 (33.91%) XML
5 37 (32.17%) REST
6 28 (24.35%) JSON
7 27 (23.48%) ASP.NET
8 25 (21.74%) SOAP
9 22 (19.13%) RESTful
10 21 (18.26%) AngularJS
10 21 (18.26%) HTML5
10 21 (18.26%) jQuery
11 19 (16.52%) CSS3
12 17 (14.78%) Spring
13 15 (13.04%) XSLT
14 13 (11.30%) LINQ
14 13 (11.30%) Node.js
14 13 (11.30%) Sass
15 10 (8.70%) PhoneGap
15 10 (8.70%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (22.61%) Computer Science
2 18 (15.65%) Mobile App
3 15 (13.04%) User Experience
4 14 (12.17%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (12.17%) Fintech
5 10 (8.70%) Social Media
6 5 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.61%) Social Network
8 2 (1.74%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.87%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.87%) CMDB
9 1 (0.87%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.87%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.87%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.87%) LLPG
9 1 (0.87%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.83%) Windows
2 6 (5.22%) Android
3 4 (3.48%) Apple iOS
3 4 (3.48%) Unix
4 1 (0.87%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (42.61%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (18.26%) MVC
3 18 (15.65%) OO
4 16 (13.91%) Software Engineering
4 16 (13.91%) Web Development
5 12 (10.43%) Data Transformation
6 11 (9.57%) Front End Development
6 11 (9.57%) Test Automation
7 10 (8.70%) ETL
7 10 (8.70%) Open Source
8 9 (7.83%) ITIL
8 9 (7.83%) SOA
9 8 (6.96%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (6.96%) Microservices
9 8 (6.96%) OOD
9 8 (6.96%) Scrum
9 8 (6.96%) Service Management
9 8 (6.96%) Time Management
10 7 (6.09%) SDLC
10 7 (6.09%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 49 (42.61%) JavaScript
2 40 (34.78%) C#
3 37 (32.17%) Java
4 34 (29.57%) SQL
5 15 (13.04%) VB.NET
6 9 (7.83%) T-SQL
7 7 (6.09%) PHP
7 7 (6.09%) XPath
8 3 (2.61%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.61%) Python
9 2 (1.74%) ABAP
9 2 (1.74%) Apex Code
9 2 (1.74%) VBA
10 1 (0.87%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.87%) C
10 1 (0.87%) Go
10 1 (0.87%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.87%) Perl
10 1 (0.87%) Ruby
10 1 (0.87%) XAML
Qualifications
1 30 (26.09%) Degree
2 14 (12.17%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (3.48%) ISEB
4 4 (3.48%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.87%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.87%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.83%) QA
2 2 (1.74%) SLA
3 1 (0.87%) BS7666
3 1 (0.87%) COBIT
3 1 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (2.61%) Docker
2 1 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.87%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (1.74%) Terraform
2 1 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.87%) Puppet
2 1 (0.87%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 27 (23.48%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.57%) Oracle
3 9 (7.83%) ServiceNow
4 7 (6.09%) SAP
5 3 (2.61%) Civica
6 2 (1.74%) Informatica
6 2 (1.74%) Jitterbit
6 2 (1.74%) Syclo
7 1 (0.87%) Adobe
7 1 (0.87%) Google
7 1 (0.87%) HP
7 1 (0.87%) Mapinfo
7 1 (0.87%) New Relic
7 1 (0.87%) OpenText
7 1 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.87%) Software AG
7 1 (0.87%) Sybase
7 1 (0.87%) VMware
7 1 (0.87%) webMethods