Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 70 76
Rank change year-on-year +36 +6 -24
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 245 146 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 6.89% 3.83% 3.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.16% 11.56% 12.08%
Number of salaries quoted 180 134 147
Birmingham median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £41,333
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +8.87% -2.75%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £82,875 £65,500 £63,750
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 1,058 1,263 1,366
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 29.76% 33.15% 29.70%
Number of salaries quoted 860 1,065 1,195
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,475 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £64,500 £62,000
West Midlands median annual salary £43,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.54% -2.50% +6.67%

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 13 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Web Services in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 13 December 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.

1 125 (51.02%) SQL
2 107 (43.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 104 (42.45%) Amazon AWS
4 89 (36.33%) Agile Software Development
5 83 (33.88%) Microsoft
6 81 (33.06%) Java
7 77 (31.43%) .NET
8 63 (25.71%) Amazon EC2
8 63 (25.71%) Amazon S3
9 60 (24.49%) Relational Database
10 58 (23.67%) C#
11 57 (23.27%) JavaScript
11 57 (23.27%) Scrum
11 57 (23.27%) Project Management
12 53 (21.63%) Amazon RDS
13 52 (21.22%) Azure Active Directory
14 49 (20.00%) ITIL
15 48 (19.59%) Python
15 48 (19.59%) Service Management
16 47 (19.18%) ASP.NET
16 47 (19.18%) HTML
16 47 (19.18%) Presales
17 46 (18.78%) Active Directory
18 45 (18.37%) Finance
19 44 (17.96%) CSS
20 43 (17.55%) ITIL V3
21 42 (17.14%) RDBMS
22 40 (16.33%) AWS Lambda
22 40 (16.33%) Serverless
23 38 (15.51%) Microsoft Certification

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 14 (5.71%) CMS
2 11 (4.49%) Apache
3 9 (3.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 9 (3.67%) WebSphere
4 6 (2.45%) Apache Spark
4 6 (2.45%) Sitecore CMS
5 5 (2.04%) Apache Solr
5 5 (2.04%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.63%) Joomla!
6 4 (1.63%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (1.63%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (0.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.41%) IIS
8 1 (0.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 25 (10.20%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (4.49%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (3.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.82%) Maya
5 1 (0.41%) ArchiCAD
5 1 (0.41%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.41%) MicroStation
5 1 (0.41%) Revit
Business Applications
1 9 (3.67%) Remedy ITSM
2 8 (3.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (2.45%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 107 (43.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 104 (42.45%) Amazon AWS
3 63 (25.71%) Amazon EC2
3 63 (25.71%) Amazon S3
4 52 (21.22%) Azure Active Directory
5 40 (16.33%) AWS Lambda
5 40 (16.33%) Serverless
6 36 (14.69%) Amazon SQS
7 33 (13.47%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 33 (13.47%) AWS CloudFormation
8 29 (11.84%) Amazon EMR
8 29 (11.84%) Amazon Kinesis
9 27 (11.02%) Office 365
10 24 (9.80%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 20 (8.16%) Cloud Computing
12 15 (6.12%) AWS CloudTrail
13 11 (4.49%) SaaS
14 10 (4.08%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 10 (4.08%) CloudFront
14 10 (4.08%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 29 (11.84%) Network Security
2 5 (2.04%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (1.63%) Intranet
4 3 (1.22%) Firewall
5 2 (0.82%) DNS
6 1 (0.41%) DHCP
6 1 (0.41%) DMZ
6 1 (0.41%) HTTP
6 1 (0.41%) LAN
6 1 (0.41%) SAN
6 1 (0.41%) SSL
6 1 (0.41%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.41%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (24.49%) Relational Database
2 53 (21.63%) Amazon RDS
3 42 (17.14%) RDBMS
4 36 (14.69%) SQL Server
5 33 (13.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 29 (11.84%) Amazon Redshift
6 29 (11.84%) Cosmos DB
7 23 (9.39%) Azure SQL Database
7 23 (9.39%) NoSQL
8 14 (5.71%) MongoDB
9 13 (5.31%) MySQL
10 11 (4.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 11 (4.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 9 (3.67%) Big Data
12 6 (2.45%) Hadoop
13 3 (1.22%) MariaDB
14 2 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
14 2 (0.82%) Hazelcast
14 2 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
15 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 17 (6.94%) Git (software)
2 15 (6.12%) Visual Studio
3 12 (4.90%) Maven
3 12 (4.90%) Selenium
4 11 (4.49%) Rational Rose
5 9 (3.67%) Jenkins
5 9 (3.67%) JMeter
6 8 (3.27%) JIRA
6 8 (3.27%) SoapUI
7 7 (2.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 7 (2.86%) JUnit
7 7 (2.86%) SonarQube
7 7 (2.86%) TeamCity
8 5 (2.04%) Grunt
9 4 (1.63%) Subversion
10 3 (1.22%) Eclipse
10 3 (1.22%) Jasmine
10 3 (1.22%) Karma Test Runner
11 2 (0.82%) Octopus Deploy
11 2 (0.82%) TestNG
General
1 45 (18.37%) Finance
2 9 (3.67%) Manufacturing
3 6 (2.45%) Law
3 6 (2.45%) Marketing
3 6 (2.45%) Retail
4 5 (2.04%) Publishing
5 4 (1.63%) Back Office
6 1 (0.41%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 101 (41.22%) Developer
2 70 (28.57%) Architect
3 58 (23.67%) Solutions Architect
4 49 (20.00%) Cloud Architect
5 44 (17.96%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 30 (12.24%) Analyst
7 25 (10.20%) Lead Architect
7 25 (10.20%) Support Analyst
8 24 (9.80%) Lead Solutions Architect
9 22 (8.98%) Software Developer
10 21 (8.57%) C# Developer
10 21 (8.57%) Java Developer
11 17 (6.94%) .NET Developer
12 14 (5.71%) DevOps Engineer
12 14 (5.71%) Senior Developer
13 11 (4.49%) Applications Support
14 10 (4.08%) Full Stack Developer
15 9 (3.67%) .NET Software Developer
15 9 (3.67%) C# .NET Developer
15 9 (3.67%) Lead DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (31.43%) .NET
2 47 (19.18%) ASP.NET
2 47 (19.18%) HTML
3 44 (17.96%) CSS
4 37 (15.10%) Spring
5 30 (12.24%) XML
6 29 (11.84%) ASP.NET Web API
7 28 (11.43%) jQuery
8 27 (11.02%) Node.js
9 25 (10.20%) SOAP
10 24 (9.80%) AngularJS
11 23 (9.39%) Ajax
12 19 (7.76%) REST
13 18 (7.35%) JSON
14 16 (6.53%) React
15 15 (6.12%) HTML5
15 15 (6.12%) Java EE
15 15 (6.12%) RESTful
16 13 (5.31%) XSLT
17 10 (4.08%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 29 (11.84%) Self-Motivation
2 26 (10.61%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (10.61%) Data Centre
3 23 (9.39%) Private Cloud
3 23 (9.39%) Public Cloud
4 22 (8.98%) Hybrid Cloud
5 21 (8.57%) Enterprise Software
6 20 (8.16%) CMDB
7 14 (5.71%) Fintech
8 6 (2.45%) Client/Server
9 5 (2.04%) Device Driver
9 5 (2.04%) PDA
9 5 (2.04%) Replication
9 5 (2.04%) Social Media
9 5 (2.04%) Taxonomies
10 4 (1.63%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.63%) NHS
10 4 (1.63%) Virtual Team
11 3 (1.22%) Driving Licence
11 3 (1.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (9.39%) Windows
2 16 (6.53%) Linux
3 8 (3.27%) Unix
4 1 (0.41%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (36.33%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (23.27%) Project Management
2 57 (23.27%) Scrum
3 49 (20.00%) ITIL
4 48 (19.59%) Service Management
5 47 (19.18%) Presales
6 43 (17.55%) ITIL V3
7 35 (14.29%) Change Management
7 35 (14.29%) Line Management
8 34 (13.88%) DevOps
9 30 (12.24%) ITSM
10 29 (11.84%) Identity Access Management
10 29 (11.84%) Vendor Relationship Management
11 28 (11.43%) Test Automation
11 28 (11.43%) Thought Leadership
12 26 (10.61%) Data Protection
12 26 (10.61%) Workflow
13 25 (10.20%) PRINCE2
14 24 (9.80%) Migration
14 24 (9.80%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 125 (51.02%) SQL
2 81 (33.06%) Java
3 58 (23.67%) C#
4 57 (23.27%) JavaScript
5 48 (19.59%) Python
6 31 (12.65%) PL/SQL
7 22 (8.98%) Scala
7 22 (8.98%) Shell Script
8 9 (3.67%) PowerShell
9 8 (3.27%) T-SQL
10 7 (2.86%) VB.NET
11 5 (2.04%) Java 8
11 5 (2.04%) Ruby
12 4 (1.63%) PHP
13 1 (0.41%) C++
Qualifications
1 38 (15.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (12.24%) MCSE
3 29 (11.84%) MCSA
4 24 (9.80%) Security Cleared
5 18 (7.35%) Degree
6 9 (3.67%) ISEB
7 8 (3.27%) MCPD
8 3 (1.22%) Sun Certification
9 2 (0.82%) PhD
9 2 (0.82%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.41%) CCNA
10 1 (0.41%) CCNP
10 1 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.41%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.41%) Numerate Degree
10 1 (0.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (12.24%) GDPR
2 11 (4.49%) QA
3 1 (0.41%) COBIT
3 1 (0.41%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 46 (18.78%) Active Directory
2 24 (9.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (9.39%) Virtual Machines
4 18 (7.35%) Hyper-V
5 11 (4.49%) Docker
6 5 (2.04%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 17 (6.94%) Ansible
2 15 (6.12%) Terraform
3 14 (5.71%) Single Sign-On
4 11 (4.49%) Kubernetes
5 10 (4.08%) Mesos
5 10 (4.08%) rkt
6 7 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (2.86%) Puppet
7 1 (0.41%) Grafana
7 1 (0.41%) Prometheus
7 1 (0.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 83 (33.88%) Microsoft
2 24 (9.80%) VMware
3 21 (8.57%) ServiceNow
4 12 (4.90%) UiPath
5 10 (4.08%) Google
5 10 (4.08%) IBM
6 9 (3.67%) Adobe
6 9 (3.67%) Remedy
7 6 (2.45%) Blue Prism
7 6 (2.45%) Sitecore
8 5 (2.04%) hybris
8 5 (2.04%) Northgate
8 5 (2.04%) SAP
9 3 (1.22%) Apple
9 3 (1.22%) Cisco
9 3 (1.22%) Oracle
10 1 (0.41%) Avaya
10 1 (0.41%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.41%) Nimble Storage
10 1 (0.41%) Red Hat