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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 54 60
Rank change year-on-year -1 +6  
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 83 98 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 4.21% 4.17% 3.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.82% 15.17% 10.67%
Number of salaries quoted 68 72 67
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -10.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,050 £30,700 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,250 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

Web Services is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 702 646 675
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 35.63% 27.47% 33.58%
Number of salaries quoted 608 537 583
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,350 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Web Services as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Web Services in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 70 (51.47%) REST
2 62 (45.59%) JavaScript
3 57 (41.91%) Agile Software Development
4 55 (40.44%) .NET
5 53 (38.97%) SQL
6 52 (38.24%) HTML
7 49 (36.03%) Java
7 49 (36.03%) C#
8 46 (33.82%) XML
9 43 (31.62%) CSS
10 42 (30.88%) MVC
10 42 (30.88%) AngularJS
11 38 (27.94%) SQL Server
12 37 (27.21%) ASP.NET
13 31 (22.79%) TDD
14 28 (20.59%) Test Automation
14 28 (20.59%) Amazon AWS
15 27 (19.85%) SOAP
16 26 (19.12%) .NET Framework
17 25 (18.38%) Continuous Integration
17 25 (18.38%) Microsoft
18 24 (17.65%) WCF
19 23 (16.91%) jQuery
20 20 (14.71%) Scrum
20 20 (14.71%) JUnit
21 19 (13.97%) Software Architecture
21 19 (13.97%) BDD
22 18 (13.24%) Node.js
22 18 (13.24%) Mentoring
22 18 (13.24%) JDBC

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 6 (4.41%) CMS
2 5 (3.68%) Oracle Workflow
2 5 (3.68%) Tomcat
3 4 (2.94%) Mule
4 3 (2.21%) Apache ServiceMix
4 3 (2.21%) Drupal
5 2 (1.47%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (1.47%) Apache
5 2 (1.47%) JBoss
5 2 (1.47%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.74%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.74%) IIS
6 1 (0.74%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.74%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.74%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.74%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.74%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (3.68%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.74%) assyst
3 1 (0.74%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.74%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.74%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.74%) SAP MII
3 1 (0.74%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 28 (20.59%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (7.35%) Amazon EC2
2 10 (7.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (5.88%) Amazon CloudSearch
3 8 (5.88%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 8 (5.88%) Amazon SQS
4 6 (4.41%) Force.com
5 3 (2.21%) Slack
6 2 (1.47%) OpenShift
6 2 (1.47%) PaaS
6 2 (1.47%) SaaS
7 1 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.74%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 18 (13.24%) SSL
2 17 (12.50%) HTTP
3 13 (9.56%) LDAP
4 4 (2.94%) Internet
5 3 (2.21%) Skype
6 2 (1.47%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.74%) DHCP
7 1 (0.74%) DNS
7 1 (0.74%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (27.94%) SQL Server
2 17 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 16 (11.76%) Relational Database
4 14 (10.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (9.56%) MySQL
6 8 (5.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 7 (5.15%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (4.41%) MongoDB
9 5 (3.68%) SQLPlus
10 4 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (2.94%) Hadoop
10 4 (2.94%) MS Access
10 4 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (1.47%) DocumentDB
11 2 (1.47%) RDBMS
11 2 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.74%) Geospatial Data
12 1 (0.74%) GIS
12 1 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (14.71%) JUnit
2 11 (8.09%) Git (software)
2 11 (8.09%) Visual Studio
3 10 (7.35%) Maven
4 8 (5.88%) JIRA
5 5 (3.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (3.68%) Jenkins
5 5 (3.68%) Selenium
5 5 (3.68%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (2.94%) Mockito
6 4 (2.94%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 3 (2.21%) Android Studio
7 3 (2.21%) Cucumber
7 3 (2.21%) Gradle
7 3 (2.21%) jMock
8 2 (1.47%) Concordion
8 2 (1.47%) DbUnit
8 2 (1.47%) HttpUnit
8 2 (1.47%) SonarQube
8 2 (1.47%) Travis CI
General
1 16 (11.76%) Finance
2 14 (10.29%) Legal
3 13 (9.56%) Multimedia
4 10 (7.35%) Retail
5 3 (2.21%) Marketing
6 2 (1.47%) Advertising
7 1 (0.74%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 81 (59.56%) Developer
2 30 (22.06%) Java Developer
3 27 (19.85%) Senior Developer
4 25 (18.38%) .NET Developer
5 20 (14.71%) Architect
6 14 (10.29%) Solutions Architect
7 13 (9.56%) C# Developer
7 13 (9.56%) Team Leader
8 12 (8.82%) Web Developer
9 11 (8.09%) Senior .NET Developer
10 10 (7.35%) Agile Developer
10 10 (7.35%) Senior Agile Developer
10 10 (7.35%) Senior Java Developer
10 10 (7.35%) WCF Developer
11 9 (6.62%) C# .NET Developer
11 9 (6.62%) Lead Developer
12 8 (5.88%) Agile .NET Developer
12 8 (5.88%) Software Developer
12 8 (5.88%) Web Team Leader
13 7 (5.15%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (51.47%) REST
2 55 (40.44%) .NET
3 52 (38.24%) HTML
4 46 (33.82%) XML
5 43 (31.62%) CSS
6 42 (30.88%) AngularJS
7 37 (27.21%) ASP.NET
8 27 (19.85%) SOAP
9 26 (19.12%) .NET Framework
10 24 (17.65%) WCF
11 23 (16.91%) jQuery
12 18 (13.24%) JDBC
12 18 (13.24%) Node.js
13 17 (12.50%) Ajax
14 15 (11.03%) Spring
15 14 (10.29%) ASP.NET MVC
15 14 (10.29%) ASP.NET Web API
15 14 (10.29%) JSON
16 13 (9.56%) HTML5
16 13 (9.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.76%) User Experience
2 15 (11.03%) Computer Science
3 14 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.68%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (3.68%) iPad
5 4 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.21%) Fintech
6 3 (2.21%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.47%) BBC
7 2 (1.47%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.47%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.47%) Video on Demand
8 1 (0.74%) LLPG
8 1 (0.74%) Social Media
8 1 (0.74%) Social Network
8 1 (0.74%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.88%) Windows
2 5 (3.68%) Linux
3 4 (2.94%) Android
4 2 (1.47%) Solaris
5 1 (0.74%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.74%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.74%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (41.91%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (30.88%) MVC
3 31 (22.79%) TDD
4 28 (20.59%) Test Automation
5 25 (18.38%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (14.71%) Scrum
7 19 (13.97%) BDD
7 19 (13.97%) Software Architecture
8 18 (13.24%) Mentoring
8 18 (13.24%) OO
8 18 (13.24%) Web Development
9 16 (11.76%) Unit Testing
10 15 (11.03%) Microservices
10 15 (11.03%) Presales
11 14 (10.29%) Customer Requirements
11 14 (10.29%) Enterprise Architecture
11 14 (10.29%) Open Source
12 13 (9.56%) Service Design
13 11 (8.09%) SDLC
13 11 (8.09%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 62 (45.59%) JavaScript
2 53 (38.97%) SQL
3 49 (36.03%) C#
3 49 (36.03%) Java
4 15 (11.03%) T-SQL
5 12 (8.82%) VB.NET
6 11 (8.09%) XPath
7 9 (6.62%) PHP
8 3 (2.21%) Python
9 2 (1.47%) C
9 2 (1.47%) C++
9 2 (1.47%) Ruby
9 2 (1.47%) Scala
10 1 (0.74%) ES6
10 1 (0.74%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.74%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.74%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.74%) VB
10 1 (0.74%) XAML
Qualifications
1 17 (12.50%) Degree
2 13 (9.56%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.74%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.74%) Postgraduate
3 1 (0.74%) RHCE
3 1 (0.74%) RHCSA
3 1 (0.74%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.74%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.74%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (0.74%) BS7666
2 1 (0.74%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (0.74%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.47%) Docker
1 2 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.47%) vSphere
2 1 (0.74%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 2 (1.47%) Nagios
2 1 (0.74%) Cacti
2 1 (0.74%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (0.74%) SELinux
2 1 (0.74%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 25 (18.38%) Microsoft
2 13 (9.56%) ServiceNow
3 10 (7.35%) Oracle
4 6 (4.41%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (2.21%) Adobe
5 3 (2.21%) Sybase
5 3 (2.21%) VMware
6 2 (1.47%) Cognizant
6 2 (1.47%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.47%) webMethods
7 1 (0.74%) ESRI
7 1 (0.74%) Mapinfo
7 1 (0.74%) McAfee
7 1 (0.74%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.74%) SAP
7 1 (0.74%) Software AG
7 1 (0.74%) SolarWinds
7 1 (0.74%) Sun
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Kingfisher Consultancy
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mane Contract Services Limited
Posted: 16 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Maurice Nash
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ESA Group
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mane Contract Services Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Candour Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Excellent Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ESA Group
Salary: From £20,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 to 35,000 DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Jewellery Quarter Bullion
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + bonus (up to 30%)
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Maurice Nash
Salary: From £80,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Jewellery Quarter Bullion
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + bonus (up to 30%)
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Cognitive Group Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Private Medical
Posted: 19 days ago