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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 47 73
Rank change year-on-year -28 +26  
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 51 108 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.73% 4.52% 2.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.31% 16.24% 8.28%
Number of salaries quoted 40 98 41
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £34,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.49% +4.70%  

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 614 665 604
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 32.85% 27.84% 34.69%
Number of salaries quoted 546 593 551
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +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 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Web Services in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 67 (52.76%) JavaScript
2 52 (40.94%) MVC
2 52 (40.94%) SQL
2 52 (40.94%) jQuery
3 50 (39.37%) .NET
4 48 (37.80%) HTML
5 47 (37.01%) C#
5 47 (37.01%) Agile Software Development
6 46 (36.22%) REST
7 45 (35.43%) ASP.NET
8 40 (31.50%) Java
9 38 (29.92%) CSS
9 38 (29.92%) SOAP
10 37 (29.13%) SQL Server
11 29 (22.83%) E-Commerce
11 29 (22.83%) .NET Framework
12 28 (22.05%) XML
13 26 (20.47%) Amazon AWS
13 26 (20.47%) AngularJS
14 25 (19.69%) ASP.NET MVC
14 25 (19.69%) HTML5
14 25 (19.69%) TDD
15 24 (18.90%) WCF
15 24 (18.90%) Git (software)
15 24 (18.90%) RESTful
16 23 (18.11%) VB.NET
17 21 (16.54%) Visual Studio
17 21 (16.54%) JUnit
18 20 (15.75%) Microsoft
18 20 (15.75%) Continuous Integration

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 9 (7.09%) CMS
2 7 (5.51%) WordPress
3 3 (2.36%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (2.36%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.57%) IIS
4 2 (1.57%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.79%) Apache
5 1 (0.79%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.79%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.79%) Drupal
5 1 (0.79%) JBoss
5 1 (0.79%) Mule
5 1 (0.79%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.79%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.79%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (3.15%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (4.72%) Shopify
2 3 (2.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.36%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 2 (1.57%) Magento
3 2 (1.57%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.79%) assyst
4 1 (0.79%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.79%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.79%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 26 (20.47%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (8.66%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (4.72%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.57%) Amazon CloudSearch
4 2 (1.57%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 2 (1.57%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (1.57%) SaaS
5 1 (0.79%) Force.com
5 1 (0.79%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (13.39%) SSL
2 14 (11.02%) HTTP
3 6 (4.72%) LDAP
4 3 (2.36%) DHCP
4 3 (2.36%) DNS
4 3 (2.36%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.57%) 3G
5 2 (1.57%) Wireless
6 1 (0.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (29.13%) SQL Server
2 19 (14.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (10.24%) MySQL
4 11 (8.66%) Relational Database
5 9 (7.09%) MongoDB
5 9 (7.09%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.36%) RDBMS
6 3 (2.36%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (1.57%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (1.57%) Big Data
7 2 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.57%) GIS
7 2 (1.57%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.57%) MS Access
7 2 (1.57%) Spatial Data
7 2 (1.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.57%) SQLPlus
8 1 (0.79%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 24 (18.90%) Git (software)
2 21 (16.54%) JUnit
2 21 (16.54%) Visual Studio
3 13 (10.24%) Jenkins
4 12 (9.45%) Maven
5 11 (8.66%) Selenium
6 9 (7.09%) DbUnit
6 9 (7.09%) jMock
6 9 (7.09%) Mockito
6 9 (7.09%) SonarQube
7 8 (6.30%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (4.72%) Mercurial
9 4 (3.15%) Grunt
9 4 (3.15%) gulp
9 4 (3.15%) JIRA
9 4 (3.15%) WebDriver
10 3 (2.36%) Cucumber
10 3 (2.36%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
11 2 (1.57%) Concordion
11 2 (1.57%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 12 (9.45%) Marketing
2 9 (7.09%) Finance
3 6 (4.72%) Retail
4 5 (3.94%) Advertising
4 5 (3.94%) Multimedia
5 2 (1.57%) Automotive
5 2 (1.57%) Legal
5 2 (1.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 67 (52.76%) Developer
2 28 (22.05%) Senior Developer
3 26 (20.47%) Java Developer
4 14 (11.02%) Architect
4 14 (11.02%) JavaScript Developer
5 12 (9.45%) Senior Java Developer
6 11 (8.66%) HTML Developer
6 11 (8.66%) Software Developer
7 10 (7.87%) .NET Developer
7 10 (7.87%) C# Developer
7 10 (7.87%) Solutions Architect
8 8 (6.30%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 7 (5.51%) C# .NET Developer
9 7 (5.51%) HTML CSS Developer
9 7 (5.51%) Web Developer
10 6 (4.72%) Development Manager
10 6 (4.72%) Software Development Manager
10 6 (4.72%) Software Engineer
10 6 (4.72%) Team Leader
10 6 (4.72%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (40.94%) jQuery
2 50 (39.37%) .NET
3 48 (37.80%) HTML
4 46 (36.22%) REST
5 45 (35.43%) ASP.NET
6 38 (29.92%) CSS
6 38 (29.92%) SOAP
7 29 (22.83%) .NET Framework
8 28 (22.05%) XML
9 26 (20.47%) AngularJS
10 25 (19.69%) ASP.NET MVC
10 25 (19.69%) HTML5
11 24 (18.90%) RESTful
11 24 (18.90%) WCF
12 20 (15.75%) Entity Framework
13 18 (14.17%) Ajax
14 17 (13.39%) Spring
15 12 (9.45%) LINQ
16 11 (8.66%) J2EE
16 11 (8.66%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.45%) iPad
2 10 (7.87%) Social Media
2 10 (7.87%) User Experience
3 8 (6.30%) Computer Science
4 7 (5.51%) Mobile App
5 5 (3.94%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (3.94%) Fintech
6 3 (2.36%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.36%) Social Network
7 2 (1.57%) Handset
7 2 (1.57%) LLPG
7 2 (1.57%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.79%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.45%) Linux
2 8 (6.30%) Windows
3 3 (2.36%) Solaris
4 1 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.79%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.79%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (40.94%) MVC
2 47 (37.01%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (22.83%) E-Commerce
4 25 (19.69%) TDD
5 20 (15.75%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (14.96%) Mentoring
6 19 (14.96%) OO
7 18 (14.17%) Software Architecture
8 17 (13.39%) BDD
9 14 (11.02%) Scrum
9 14 (11.02%) Web Development
10 12 (9.45%) Front End Development
10 12 (9.45%) Open Source
10 12 (9.45%) Web Application Development
11 10 (7.87%) SDLC
12 9 (7.09%) Kanban
12 9 (7.09%) Service Design
12 9 (7.09%) Software Engineering
12 9 (7.09%) Virtual Infrastructure
13 8 (6.30%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 67 (52.76%) JavaScript
2 52 (40.94%) SQL
3 47 (37.01%) C#
4 40 (31.50%) Java
5 23 (18.11%) VB.NET
6 14 (11.02%) T-SQL
7 11 (8.66%) PHP
8 7 (5.51%) XPath
9 2 (1.57%) Python
10 1 (0.79%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.79%) C
10 1 (0.79%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.79%) Ruby
10 1 (0.79%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (8.66%) Degree
2 8 (6.30%) SC Cleared
2 8 (6.30%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.79%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.79%) Postgraduate
3 1 (0.79%) RHCE
3 1 (0.79%) RHCSA
3 1 (0.79%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.81%) QA
2 8 (6.30%) SDET
3 2 (1.57%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.57%) SLA
4 1 (0.79%) BS7666
System Software
1 9 (7.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (7.09%) vSphere
2 2 (1.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.57%) Docker
2 2 (1.57%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.79%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 2 (1.57%) Nagios
2 1 (0.79%) Cacti
2 1 (0.79%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (0.79%) SELinux
2 1 (0.79%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 20 (15.75%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.87%) VMware
3 6 (4.72%) ServiceNow
4 5 (3.94%) Adobe
4 5 (3.94%) Oracle
5 4 (3.15%) Cognizant
5 4 (3.15%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (2.36%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.36%) Sybase
7 2 (1.57%) ESRI
7 2 (1.57%) Mapinfo
7 2 (1.57%) Sage
7 2 (1.57%) Tableau
7 2 (1.57%) Talend
8 1 (0.79%) Intel Security
8 1 (0.79%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.79%) SAP
8 1 (0.79%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.79%) Sun
8 1 (0.79%) webMethods
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