Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 67 63
Rank change year-on-year +26 -4 -5
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 220 154 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 5.97% 4.02% 4.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.52% 11.35% 13.91%
Number of salaries quoted 167 146 163
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -11.11%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £62,500 £58,750
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

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 1,127 1,357 1,402
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 30.59% 35.39% 29.32%
Number of salaries quoted 938 1,149 1,194
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £23,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £61,250 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,750 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +8.23% +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 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Web Services in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, 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 99 (45.00%) SQL
2 86 (39.09%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (35.00%) Java
3 77 (35.00%) Amazon AWS
4 75 (34.09%) Microsoft Azure
5 68 (30.91%) .NET
6 58 (26.36%) Microsoft
7 57 (25.91%) Relational Database
8 56 (25.45%) JavaScript
9 52 (23.64%) C#
10 51 (23.18%) Scrum
11 48 (21.82%) Service Management
12 47 (21.36%) Amazon EC2
12 47 (21.36%) Amazon S3
13 45 (20.45%) Finance
14 44 (20.00%) ITIL
15 41 (18.64%) ASP.NET
16 40 (18.18%) SQL Server
16 40 (18.18%) Amazon RDS
17 39 (17.73%) Azure Active Directory
18 38 (17.27%) Python
19 37 (16.82%) XML
19 37 (16.82%) RDBMS
19 37 (16.82%) Spring
19 37 (16.82%) ITIL V3
20 35 (15.91%) Active Directory
21 34 (15.45%) Project Management
21 34 (15.45%) CSS
21 34 (15.45%) Presales
22 33 (15.00%) jQuery

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 (6.82%) CMS
2 11 (5.00%) WebSphere
3 9 (4.09%) SharePoint
4 8 (3.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 8 (3.64%) IIS
5 6 (2.73%) Apache
6 5 (2.27%) Apache Solr
6 5 (2.27%) Sitecore CMS
7 4 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (1.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (1.82%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.45%) Confluence
Applications
1 19 (8.64%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (4.09%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (2.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.91%) Maya
5 1 (0.45%) GIMP
5 1 (0.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (2.73%) Teamcenter
2 5 (2.27%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 77 (35.00%) Amazon AWS
2 75 (34.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 47 (21.36%) Amazon EC2
3 47 (21.36%) Amazon S3
4 39 (17.73%) Azure Active Directory
5 31 (14.09%) AWS Lambda
5 31 (14.09%) Serverless
6 30 (13.64%) Amazon SQS
7 23 (10.45%) Amazon EMR
7 23 (10.45%) Amazon Kinesis
8 22 (10.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 22 (10.00%) AWS CloudFormation
9 17 (7.73%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 16 (7.27%) Office 365
11 13 (5.91%) Cloud Computing
12 11 (5.00%) AWS CloudTrail
12 11 (5.00%) SaaS
13 6 (2.73%) AWS CodePipeline
13 6 (2.73%) CloudFront
13 6 (2.73%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 23 (10.45%) Network Security
2 7 (3.18%) SSL
3 5 (2.27%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (1.36%) Firewall
5 2 (0.91%) DNS
6 1 (0.45%) DHCP
6 1 (0.45%) DMZ
6 1 (0.45%) HTTP
6 1 (0.45%) LAN
6 1 (0.45%) SAN
6 1 (0.45%) SMS
6 1 (0.45%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (25.91%) Relational Database
2 40 (18.18%) Amazon RDS
2 40 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 37 (16.82%) RDBMS
4 25 (11.36%) NoSQL
5 23 (10.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 23 (10.45%) Amazon Redshift
5 23 (10.45%) Cosmos DB
6 18 (8.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 16 (7.27%) Azure SQL Database
8 13 (5.91%) MongoDB
9 11 (5.00%) MySQL
9 11 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 9 (4.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (3.64%) Big Data
12 7 (3.18%) Hazelcast
12 7 (3.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 3 (1.36%) DTS
13 3 (1.36%) MariaDB
14 2 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (6.36%) Git (software)
1 14 (6.36%) Visual Studio
2 13 (5.91%) Maven
3 8 (3.64%) Jenkins
4 7 (3.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 7 (3.18%) JIRA
4 7 (3.18%) Rational Rose
4 7 (3.18%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (3.18%) TeamCity
5 6 (2.73%) JUnit
5 6 (2.73%) SonarQube
6 5 (2.27%) Eclipse
6 5 (2.27%) Grunt
7 4 (1.82%) Subversion
8 3 (1.36%) Selenium
8 3 (1.36%) SoapUI
9 2 (0.91%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.91%) Jasmine
9 2 (0.91%) Karma Test Runner
9 2 (0.91%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 45 (20.45%) Finance
2 17 (7.73%) Manufacturing
3 9 (4.09%) Retail
4 8 (3.64%) Marketing
5 7 (3.18%) Legal
6 6 (2.73%) Banking
6 6 (2.73%) Law
7 5 (2.27%) Publishing
8 1 (0.45%) Advertising
8 1 (0.45%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 93 (42.27%) Developer
2 58 (26.36%) Architect
3 45 (20.45%) Solutions Architect
4 36 (16.36%) Cloud Architect
5 31 (14.09%) Analyst
5 31 (14.09%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 26 (11.82%) Java Developer
7 25 (11.36%) Support Analyst
8 19 (8.64%) Lead Architect
9 18 (8.18%) Lead Solutions Architect
10 17 (7.73%) Software Developer
11 16 (7.27%) C# Developer
12 15 (6.82%) Senior Developer
13 12 (5.45%) .NET Developer
14 11 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
15 10 (4.55%) Applications Support
16 9 (4.09%) Full Stack Developer
17 8 (3.64%) Applications Developer
17 8 (3.64%) Java Engineer
18 7 (3.18%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (30.91%) .NET
2 41 (18.64%) ASP.NET
3 37 (16.82%) Spring
3 37 (16.82%) XML
4 34 (15.45%) CSS
5 33 (15.00%) HTML
5 33 (15.00%) jQuery
6 31 (14.09%) JSON
7 26 (11.82%) REST
8 24 (10.91%) Ajax
9 23 (10.45%) AngularJS
9 23 (10.45%) ASP.NET Web API
10 22 (10.00%) Node.js
11 21 (9.55%) SOAP
12 20 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 16 (7.27%) Java EE
14 15 (6.82%) Hibernate
14 15 (6.82%) React
14 15 (6.82%) RESTful
14 15 (6.82%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (9.55%) CMDB
2 21 (9.55%) Enterprise Software
3 20 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
4 19 (8.64%) Data Centre
5 17 (7.73%) Public Cloud
6 16 (7.27%) Private Cloud
7 15 (6.82%) Hybrid Cloud
8 12 (5.45%) Fintech
9 7 (3.18%) Management Information System
10 6 (2.73%) User Experience
11 5 (2.27%) Client/Server
11 5 (2.27%) Device Driver
11 5 (2.27%) PDA
11 5 (2.27%) Replication
11 5 (2.27%) Social Media
11 5 (2.27%) Taxonomies
12 4 (1.82%) Driving Licence
13 2 (0.91%) Mobile App
13 2 (0.91%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 21 (9.55%) Windows
2 16 (7.27%) Linux
3 7 (3.18%) Unix
4 1 (0.45%) Amazon Linux
4 1 (0.45%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.45%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (39.09%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (23.18%) Scrum
3 48 (21.82%) Service Management
4 44 (20.00%) ITIL
5 37 (16.82%) ITIL V3
6 34 (15.45%) Presales
6 34 (15.45%) Project Management
7 32 (14.55%) Change Management
8 31 (14.09%) Workflow
9 28 (12.73%) DevOps
10 27 (12.27%) ITSM
11 25 (11.36%) Test Automation
12 23 (10.45%) Analytics
12 23 (10.45%) Identity Access Management
12 23 (10.45%) Line Management
12 23 (10.45%) Vendor Relationship Management
13 22 (10.00%) MVC
14 21 (9.55%) Operations Management
14 21 (9.55%) Root Cause Analysis
15 20 (9.09%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 99 (45.00%) SQL
2 77 (35.00%) Java
3 56 (25.45%) JavaScript
4 52 (23.64%) C#
5 38 (17.27%) Python
6 24 (10.91%) PL/SQL
7 16 (7.27%) Scala
7 16 (7.27%) Shell Script
8 14 (6.36%) VB.NET
9 11 (5.00%) T-SQL
10 9 (4.09%) Java 8
11 8 (3.64%) PowerShell
12 6 (2.73%) VB
13 1 (0.45%) C++
13 1 (0.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 32 (14.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (10.91%) MCSE
3 23 (10.45%) MCSA
4 18 (8.18%) Security Cleared
5 16 (7.27%) Degree
6 8 (3.64%) MCPD
7 7 (3.18%) PhD
8 5 (2.27%) ISEB
9 3 (1.36%) ISTQB
9 3 (1.36%) Sun Certification
10 2 (0.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.45%) CCNA
11 1 (0.45%) CCNP
11 1 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.45%) Numerate Degree
11 1 (0.45%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.82%) GDPR
2 6 (2.73%) ISO 9001
2 6 (2.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.27%) QA
4 1 (0.45%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.45%) WCAG
System Software
1 35 (15.91%) Active Directory
2 16 (7.27%) Virtual Machines
2 16 (7.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (5.91%) Docker
4 11 (5.00%) Hyper-V
5 5 (2.27%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 14 (6.36%) Ansible
2 12 (5.45%) Terraform
3 11 (5.00%) Kubernetes
4 10 (4.55%) Single Sign-On
5 7 (3.18%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (3.18%) Puppet
6 6 (2.73%) Mesos
6 6 (2.73%) rkt
7 1 (0.45%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 1 (0.45%) Grafana
7 1 (0.45%) Kibana
7 1 (0.45%) Prometheus
7 1 (0.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 58 (26.36%) Microsoft
2 26 (11.82%) ServiceNow
3 16 (7.27%) VMware
4 10 (4.55%) UiPath
5 8 (3.64%) Adobe
6 6 (2.73%) IBM
6 6 (2.73%) LexisNexis
6 6 (2.73%) Oracle
7 5 (2.27%) hybris
7 5 (2.27%) Remedy
7 5 (2.27%) SAP
7 5 (2.27%) Sitecore
8 4 (1.82%) Blue Prism
8 4 (1.82%) Google
8 4 (1.82%) Northgate
9 3 (1.36%) Apple
9 3 (1.36%) Cisco
10 1 (0.45%) Avaya
10 1 (0.45%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.45%) HP