Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 65 61
Rank change year-on-year +6 -4 +20
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 173 157 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 4.44% 4.05% 3.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.37% 11.62% 14.77%
Number of salaries quoted 143 145 164
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,300 £31,250
90th Percentile £69,250 £60,000 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £44,500 £37,563 £40,000
% change year-on-year +18.47% -6.09% -2.44%

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 1,204 1,351 1,293
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 30.91% 34.89% 26.86%
Number of salaries quoted 999 1,186 1,102
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,625 £23,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £57,500 £62,375
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00% -

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 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Web Services in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 100 (57.80%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (49.13%) Java
3 70 (40.46%) JavaScript
4 60 (34.68%) JSON
5 58 (33.53%) REST
6 52 (30.06%) XML
7 51 (29.48%) SQL
8 46 (26.59%) Spring
9 45 (26.01%) .NET
10 41 (23.70%) SQL Server
10 41 (23.70%) C#
11 40 (23.12%) SOAP
11 40 (23.12%) Ajax
12 36 (20.81%) Analytics
13 35 (20.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 33 (19.08%) CSS
15 31 (17.92%) Finance
15 31 (17.92%) jQuery
15 31 (17.92%) Relational Database
15 31 (17.92%) NoSQL
16 29 (16.76%) OO
17 28 (16.18%) Microsoft
17 28 (16.18%) ServiceNow
17 28 (16.18%) AngularJS
18 27 (15.61%) Scrum
18 27 (15.61%) HTML
18 27 (15.61%) Degree
19 26 (15.03%) Amazon AWS
20 25 (14.45%) ASP.NET
21 24 (13.87%) MVC

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 17 (9.83%) CMS
2 14 (8.09%) Apache
2 14 (8.09%) SharePoint
3 12 (6.94%) IIS
4 5 (2.89%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.73%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (1.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (1.73%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.73%) WordPress
6 2 (1.16%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (1.16%) Apache Solr
6 2 (1.16%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.58%) Confluence
7 1 (0.58%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (3.47%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.31%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.31%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (1.73%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.58%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 7 (4.05%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (2.31%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.73%) Magento
3 3 (1.73%) SAP CRM
3 3 (1.73%) SAP MM
3 3 (1.73%) SAP PM
3 3 (1.73%) SAP S/4HANA
4 2 (1.16%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 26 (15.03%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (13.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (6.94%) Boomi
4 7 (4.05%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (4.05%) Amazon S3
4 7 (4.05%) AWS Lambda
4 7 (4.05%) SaaS
4 7 (4.05%) Serverless
5 6 (3.47%) Amazon SQS
6 5 (2.89%) Amazon EMR
6 5 (2.89%) Amazon Kinesis
6 5 (2.89%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (2.31%) GitHub
8 3 (1.73%) Office 365
9 2 (1.16%) IaaS
9 2 (1.16%) MailChimp
10 1 (0.58%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.58%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 1 (0.58%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.58%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.20%) SSL
2 6 (3.47%) Internet
3 5 (2.89%) Network Security
4 3 (1.73%) DNS
5 1 (0.58%) AMQP
5 1 (0.58%) HTTP
5 1 (0.58%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (23.70%) SQL Server
2 31 (17.92%) NoSQL
2 31 (17.92%) Relational Database
3 24 (13.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 23 (13.29%) Big Data
5 20 (11.56%) Hazelcast
6 15 (8.67%) MySQL
7 14 (8.09%) SQL Server 2008
8 11 (6.36%) RDBMS
9 10 (5.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 9 (5.20%) MongoDB
11 6 (3.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (2.89%) Amazon RDS
12 5 (2.89%) Amazon Redshift
12 5 (2.89%) Cosmos DB
13 3 (1.73%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 3 (1.73%) DTS
13 3 (1.73%) GIS
13 3 (1.73%) PostgreSQL
13 3 (1.73%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (8.09%) Maven
2 13 (7.51%) Git (software)
3 9 (5.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (5.20%) Visual Studio
4 7 (4.05%) Jenkins
4 7 (4.05%) JIRA
5 6 (3.47%) Eclipse
5 6 (3.47%) JUnit
6 4 (2.31%) Subversion
7 3 (1.73%) Rational Rose
7 3 (1.73%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (1.16%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.16%) Grunt
8 2 (1.16%) Selenium
8 2 (1.16%) SoapUI
8 2 (1.16%) SonarQube
9 1 (0.58%) HP UFT
9 1 (0.58%) IntelliJ
9 1 (0.58%) Xcode
General
1 31 (17.92%) Finance
2 13 (7.51%) Banking
3 11 (6.36%) Manufacturing
4 9 (5.20%) Law
4 9 (5.20%) Legal
5 7 (4.05%) Retail
6 4 (2.31%) Marketing
7 2 (1.16%) Advertising
7 2 (1.16%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 100 (57.80%) Developer
2 44 (25.43%) Java Developer
3 21 (12.14%) Senior Developer
4 19 (10.98%) Software Developer
5 18 (10.40%) Architect
6 14 (8.09%) Analyst
6 14 (8.09%) Big Data Developer
7 13 (7.51%) Solutions Architect
8 12 (6.94%) C# Developer
8 12 (6.94%) Integration Specialist
9 10 (5.78%) .NET Developer
9 10 (5.78%) JavaScript Developer
10 9 (5.20%) Support Analyst
11 8 (4.62%) Consultant
11 8 (4.62%) Senior Java Developer
12 7 (4.05%) Analytics Developer
12 7 (4.05%) C# .NET Developer
12 7 (4.05%) DevOps Engineer
12 7 (4.05%) Java Developer - Fintech
12 7 (4.05%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (34.68%) JSON
2 58 (33.53%) REST
3 52 (30.06%) XML
4 46 (26.59%) Spring
5 45 (26.01%) .NET
6 40 (23.12%) Ajax
6 40 (23.12%) SOAP
7 35 (20.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 33 (19.08%) CSS
9 31 (17.92%) jQuery
10 28 (16.18%) AngularJS
11 27 (15.61%) HTML
12 25 (14.45%) ASP.NET
13 23 (13.29%) RESTful
14 21 (12.14%) KnockoutJS
15 16 (9.25%) J2EE
15 16 (9.25%) JMS
16 14 (8.09%) .NET Framework
16 14 (8.09%) WCF
17 13 (7.51%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.40%) Fintech
2 17 (9.83%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (6.94%) Management Information System
4 10 (5.78%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (5.20%) Mobile App
6 8 (4.62%) CMDB
7 6 (3.47%) Minimum Viable Product
8 5 (2.89%) Self-Motivation
8 5 (2.89%) User Experience
9 3 (1.73%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.73%) Social Media
9 3 (1.73%) Virtual Team
10 2 (1.16%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.16%) Driving Licence
10 2 (1.16%) Replication
10 2 (1.16%) Taxonomies
11 1 (0.58%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.58%) Device Driver
11 1 (0.58%) Linux Command Line
11 1 (0.58%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (10.40%) Windows
2 14 (8.09%) Linux
3 4 (2.31%) Android
3 4 (2.31%) Apple iOS
3 4 (2.31%) Unix
4 2 (1.16%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.58%) Amazon Linux
5 1 (0.58%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (57.80%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (20.81%) Analytics
3 29 (16.76%) OO
4 27 (15.61%) Scrum
5 24 (13.87%) MVC
6 23 (13.29%) Software Engineering
6 23 (13.29%) Test Automation
6 23 (13.29%) Workflow
7 22 (12.72%) SDLC
7 22 (12.72%) Service Management
7 22 (12.72%) SOA
8 20 (11.56%) DevOps
9 15 (8.67%) Continuous Delivery
10 14 (8.09%) Content Management
10 14 (8.09%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (8.09%) E-Commerce
11 13 (7.51%) API Development
11 13 (7.51%) Process Improvement
11 13 (7.51%) Responsive Web Design
11 13 (7.51%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 85 (49.13%) Java
2 70 (40.46%) JavaScript
3 51 (29.48%) SQL
4 41 (23.70%) C#
5 15 (8.67%) VB
5 15 (8.67%) VB.NET
6 14 (8.09%) Python
7 9 (5.20%) PL/SQL
8 8 (4.62%) Java 8
8 8 (4.62%) T-SQL
9 7 (4.05%) PowerShell
10 6 (3.47%) Bash Shell
10 6 (3.47%) Ruby
11 3 (1.73%) ABAP
11 3 (1.73%) PHP
11 3 (1.73%) Scala
11 3 (1.73%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.73%) X++
12 1 (0.58%) C
12 1 (0.58%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 27 (15.61%) Degree
2 19 (10.98%) PhD
3 15 (8.67%) Security Cleared
4 8 (4.62%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (2.89%) MCSA
5 5 (2.89%) MCSE
6 3 (1.73%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.73%) MCPD
7 2 (1.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (1.16%) Numerate Degree
7 2 (1.16%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.58%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.20%) ISO 9001
1 9 (5.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (4.62%) QA
3 5 (2.89%) GDPR
4 1 (0.58%) WCAG
System Software
1 13 (7.51%) Docker
2 7 (4.05%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.16%) Varnish
3 2 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (2.89%) Kubernetes
2 3 (1.73%) Puppet
2 3 (1.73%) Terraform
3 2 (1.16%) Ansible
3 2 (1.16%) cPanel
3 2 (1.16%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.58%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 1 (0.58%) Grafana
4 1 (0.58%) Kibana
4 1 (0.58%) Mesos
4 1 (0.58%) Prometheus
4 1 (0.58%) rkt
Vendors
1 28 (16.18%) Microsoft
1 28 (16.18%) ServiceNow
2 12 (6.94%) MuleSoft
3 10 (5.78%) Oracle
4 9 (5.20%) LexisNexis
4 9 (5.20%) SAP
5 8 (4.62%) Capita
6 5 (2.89%) IBM
6 5 (2.89%) UiPath
7 4 (2.31%) Google
7 4 (2.31%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.73%) Apple
8 3 (1.73%) Syclo
8 3 (1.73%) webMethods
9 2 (1.16%) Adobe
9 2 (1.16%) Blue Prism
9 2 (1.16%) hybris
9 2 (1.16%) Northgate
9 2 (1.16%) Sitecore
9 2 (1.16%) VMware