Period
to 27 February 2020

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 27 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
27 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 52 37 83
Rank change year-on-year -15 +46 -9
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 105 222 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 4.28% 6.81% 3.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.08% 22.22% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 133 147 100
Birmingham median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,750 £30,200 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £84,500 £67,975
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +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 746 999 1,130
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 30.42% 30.63% 30.53%
Number of salaries quoted 664 776 912
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% +12.50%
10th Percentile £29,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £68,650
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% -

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 27 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Web Services in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 February 2020, 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 47 (44.76%) SQL
1 47 (44.76%) AWS
2 42 (40.00%) Azure
3 40 (38.10%) DevOps
4 39 (37.14%) Continuous Integration
5 38 (36.19%) SQL Server
6 37 (35.24%) Scrum
6 37 (35.24%) Agile Software Development
6 37 (35.24%) Git (software)
7 36 (34.29%) Java
8 32 (30.48%) Jenkins
9 31 (29.52%) RESTful
10 30 (28.57%) Amazon EC2
11 29 (27.62%) Spring
11 29 (27.62%) SOAP
12 28 (26.67%) TDD
12 28 (26.67%) Microservices
13 27 (25.71%) SonarQube
13 27 (25.71%) PostgreSQL
13 27 (25.71%) JUnit
13 27 (25.71%) .NET
14 26 (24.76%) Maven
14 26 (24.76%) Problem-Solving
15 25 (23.81%) Amazon RDS
16 24 (22.86%) C#
16 24 (22.86%) Project Management
17 20 (19.05%) Linux
17 20 (19.05%) Finance
17 20 (19.05%) REST
17 20 (19.05%) Analytical Skills

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 12 (11.43%) Apache
1 12 (11.43%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (5.71%) Tomcat
3 5 (4.76%) IIS
3 5 (4.76%) Red Hat Fuse
4 3 (2.86%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.95%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.95%) CMS
5 1 (0.95%) Drupal
5 1 (0.95%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.95%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (4.76%) Chatbot
2 3 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.86%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 47 (44.76%) AWS
2 42 (40.00%) Azure
3 30 (28.57%) Amazon EC2
4 16 (15.24%) Amazon S3
5 13 (12.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 13 (12.38%) Amazon ECS
5 13 (12.38%) AWS CloudFormation
5 13 (12.38%) Azure Active Directory
5 13 (12.38%) Cloud Computing
5 13 (12.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 9 (8.57%) Amazon SQS
7 6 (5.71%) GitHub
8 5 (4.76%) AWS CodePipeline
9 4 (3.81%) Datadog
10 3 (2.86%) Amazon ELB
10 3 (2.86%) Google Analytics
10 3 (2.86%) Route 53
11 2 (1.90%) Office 365
12 1 (0.95%) Azure Stack
12 1 (0.95%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.71%) TCP/IP
2 4 (3.81%) Internet
3 3 (2.86%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (36.19%) SQL Server
2 27 (25.71%) PostgreSQL
3 25 (23.81%) Amazon RDS
4 13 (12.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 13 (12.38%) Azure SQL Database
5 8 (7.62%) MongoDB
6 5 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.95%) Big Data
8 1 (0.95%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.95%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.95%) Data Mart
8 1 (0.95%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.95%) MySQL
8 1 (0.95%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.95%) Power BI
8 1 (0.95%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 37 (35.24%) Git (software)
2 32 (30.48%) Jenkins
3 27 (25.71%) JUnit
3 27 (25.71%) SonarQube
4 26 (24.76%) Maven
5 19 (18.10%) JMeter
6 14 (13.33%) DbUnit
6 14 (13.33%) jMock
6 14 (13.33%) Mockito
7 13 (12.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 10 (9.52%) JIRA
9 9 (8.57%) Selenium
10 8 (7.62%) Postman
11 7 (6.67%) GitLab
12 5 (4.76%) Bitbucket
12 5 (4.76%) CircleCI
12 5 (4.76%) TeamCity
13 4 (3.81%) Appium
13 4 (3.81%) HP UFT
13 4 (3.81%) WebDriver
General
1 20 (19.05%) Finance
2 19 (18.10%) Public Sector
3 8 (7.62%) Electronics
3 8 (7.62%) Manufacturing
3 8 (7.62%) Marketing
3 8 (7.62%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.76%) Billing
5 4 (3.81%) Financial Institution
6 3 (2.86%) Publishing
7 2 (1.90%) Retail
8 1 (0.95%) Banking
Job Titles
1 52 (49.52%) Developer
2 27 (25.71%) Java Developer
3 15 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 14 (13.33%) Architect
5 13 (12.38%) Java Engineer
5 13 (12.38%) Senior Java Engineer
5 13 (12.38%) Solutions Architect
6 12 (11.43%) DevOps Engineer
6 12 (11.43%) J2EE Developer
6 12 (11.43%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 12 (11.43%) Senior J2EE Developer
6 12 (11.43%) Senior Java Developer
6 12 (11.43%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
7 9 (8.57%) Cloud Architect
7 9 (8.57%) Cloud Solutions Architect
8 8 (7.62%) Analyst
8 8 (7.62%) AWS Engineer
9 7 (6.67%) Integration Developer
9 7 (6.67%) Systems Developer
10 6 (5.71%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (29.52%) RESTful
2 29 (27.62%) SOAP
2 29 (27.62%) Spring
3 27 (25.71%) .NET
4 20 (19.05%) REST
5 19 (18.10%) JPA
6 17 (16.19%) J2EE
7 15 (14.29%) Spring Boot
7 15 (14.29%) XML
8 14 (13.33%) JSON
8 14 (13.33%) PowerMock
9 13 (12.38%) JDBC
10 12 (11.43%) Apache NiFi
10 12 (11.43%) Elastic Stack
11 11 (10.48%) CSS
11 11 (10.48%) HTML
12 10 (9.52%) AngularJS
13 9 (8.57%) ActiveMQ
13 9 (8.57%) Spring Cloud
14 7 (6.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (18.10%) Public Cloud
3 16 (15.24%) Self-Motivation
4 13 (12.38%) Data Centre
4 13 (12.38%) Hybrid Cloud
4 13 (12.38%) Private Cloud
5 8 (7.62%) User Experience
6 5 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (3.81%) AS400
7 4 (3.81%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.90%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.90%) Robotics
9 1 (0.95%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.95%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.95%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.95%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 20 (19.05%) Linux
2 15 (14.29%) Windows
3 12 (11.43%) Unix
4 3 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (2.86%) VMS
5 1 (0.95%) Android
5 1 (0.95%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.95%) CentOS
5 1 (0.95%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (38.10%) DevOps
2 39 (37.14%) Continuous Integration
3 37 (35.24%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (35.24%) Scrum
4 28 (26.67%) Microservices
4 28 (26.67%) TDD
5 26 (24.76%) Problem-Solving
6 24 (22.86%) Project Management
7 18 (17.14%) OO
8 16 (15.24%) Line Management
8 16 (15.24%) Service Management
9 15 (14.29%) BDD
9 15 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
9 15 (14.29%) Migration
10 14 (13.33%) Kanban
10 14 (13.33%) Technology Roadmap
11 13 (12.38%) Load Balancing
11 13 (12.38%) Presales
12 12 (11.43%) Technical Architecture
12 12 (11.43%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 47 (44.76%) SQL
2 36 (34.29%) Java
3 24 (22.86%) C#
4 10 (9.52%) Python
5 9 (8.57%) VB.NET
6 8 (7.62%) Bash Shell
6 8 (7.62%) JavaScript
7 6 (5.71%) PowerShell
8 4 (3.81%) T-SQL
9 3 (2.86%) TypeScript
10 2 (1.90%) Java 8
10 2 (1.90%) PHP
10 2 (1.90%) VBA
11 1 (0.95%) ABAP
11 1 (0.95%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.95%) PHP 7
11 1 (0.95%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (7.62%) ISTQB
2 7 (6.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (4.76%) Degree
3 5 (4.76%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.81%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (3.81%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.86%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (14.29%) QA
2 6 (5.71%) Data Quality
3 4 (3.81%) SLA
4 2 (1.90%) GDPR
5 1 (0.95%) ISO 15022
5 1 (0.95%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 18 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
3 13 (12.38%) Hyper-V
4 9 (8.57%) Docker
4 9 (8.57%) Postfix
5 5 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (11.43%) Kibana
1 12 (11.43%) logstash
2 9 (8.57%) Terraform
3 8 (7.62%) Kubernetes
4 5 (4.76%) Puppet
5 4 (3.81%) Ansible
5 4 (3.81%) HP ALM
5 4 (3.81%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 18 (17.14%) VMware
2 16 (15.24%) Microsoft
3 13 (12.38%) Oracle
4 10 (9.52%) SAP
5 9 (8.57%) UiPath
6 7 (6.67%) MuleSoft
7 5 (4.76%) Blue Prism
8 4 (3.81%) HP
8 4 (3.81%) New Relic
9 3 (2.86%) Google
10 1 (0.95%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.95%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.95%) Tableau