The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Services
Manchester / Bolton
Rank 22 11 31
Rank change year-on-year -11 +20  
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 9 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 7.09% 10.96% 7.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.07% 20.51% 11.61%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 4
Median salary £42,500 £35,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.71% +18.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -1.12% +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 Bolton with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Bolton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 56 39 112
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bolton 44.09% 53.42% 64.74%
Number of salaries quoted 52 28 100
Median salary £32,500 £35,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.45% -16.47%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £40,000
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 Bolton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bolton 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 Bolton

Web Services
Salary Trend in Bolton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Web Services in Bolton.

Salary trend for Web Services in Bolton

Web Services
Salary Histogram in Bolton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Web Services in Bolton over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Web Services in Bolton

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 26 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 Bolton region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (64.71%) SQL
3 9 (52.94%) .NET
3 9 (52.94%) C#
4 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
5 6 (35.29%) MVC
6 5 (29.41%) OpenText MBPM
6 5 (29.41%) WCF
6 5 (29.41%) Relational Database
7 4 (23.53%) User Stories
7 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (23.53%) Finance
7 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
8 3 (17.65%) CSS
8 3 (17.65%) SOAP
8 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
8 3 (17.65%) Visualfiles
8 3 (17.65%) Workflow
8 3 (17.65%) Entity Framework
8 3 (17.65%) .NET Framework
8 3 (17.65%) Case Management
8 3 (17.65%) SDLC
9 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (11.76%) JSON
9 2 (11.76%) jQuery
9 2 (11.76%) BPMN
9 2 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (11.76%) Pega
9 2 (11.76%) Kofax
9 2 (11.76%) Management Information System

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton 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 1 (5.88%) IIS
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.88%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (29.41%) OpenText MBPM
2 3 (17.65%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) SQL Server
2 5 (29.41%) Relational Database
3 2 (11.76%) MySQL
4 1 (5.88%) Data Mining
4 1 (5.88%) MS Access
4 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (5.88%) QlikView
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.88%) JIRA
1 1 (5.88%) Log4Net
1 1 (5.88%) Moq
1 1 (5.88%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Law
2 1 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) C# Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Development Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Software Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Software Development Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Software Manager
4 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Development Manager
4 2 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Case Management Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior C# Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Development Manager
5 1 (5.88%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Designer
5 1 (5.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (5.88%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 1 (5.88%) SDLC Manager
5 1 (5.88%) UI Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Workflow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) .NET
2 5 (29.41%) WCF
3 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
3 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (17.65%) .NET Framework
4 3 (17.65%) CSS
4 3 (17.65%) Entity Framework
4 3 (17.65%) SOAP
5 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (11.76%) HTML
5 2 (11.76%) jQuery
5 2 (11.76%) JSON
5 2 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (11.76%) WinForms
5 2 (11.76%) XML
6 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
6 1 (5.88%) AutoMapper
6 1 (5.88%) HTML5
6 1 (5.88%) Lambda Expressions
6 1 (5.88%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) MVC
3 4 (23.53%) User Stories
4 3 (17.65%) Case Management
4 3 (17.65%) SDLC
4 3 (17.65%) Workflow
5 2 (11.76%) BPMN
5 2 (11.76%) Project Management
5 2 (11.76%) TOGAF
6 1 (5.88%) API Integration
6 1 (5.88%) Business Process Mapping
6 1 (5.88%) CRUD
6 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) DevOps
6 1 (5.88%) Front End Development
6 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.88%) Refactoring
6 1 (5.88%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
6 1 (5.88%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) SQL
2 9 (52.94%) C#
3 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
4 2 (11.76%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.88%) PHP
5 1 (5.88%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) IBM
1 2 (11.76%) Kofax
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle
1 2 (11.76%) Pega
1 2 (11.76%) Software AG
1 2 (11.76%) TIBCO