Period
to 10 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 35 34
Rank change year-on-year +13 -1 -15
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 85 43 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 7.56% 5.40% 6.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.72% 14.78% 15.91%
Number of salaries quoted 77 46 82
Cardiff median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.53% +18.06% -
10th Percentile £32,400 £30,000 £24,550
90th Percentile £67,500 £90,000 £52,700
South Wales median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% +14.29%

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 Cardiff with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cardiff
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 431 291 553
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 38.31% 36.56% 41.12%
Number of salaries quoted 378 259 515
Cardiff median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,000 £54,500
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings citing Web Services as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for Web Services in Cardiff

Web Services
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for Web Services in Cardiff

Web Services
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Web Services in Cardiff over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Web Services in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 10 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 53 (62.35%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (51.76%) Java
3 32 (37.65%) Amazon AWS
4 31 (36.47%) REST
5 30 (35.29%) Docker
6 28 (32.94%) Spring
6 28 (32.94%) Finance
7 25 (29.41%) C#
7 25 (29.41%) NoSQL
7 25 (29.41%) Unit Testing
8 23 (27.06%) Microservices
9 22 (25.88%) Google Cloud Platform
9 22 (25.88%) Spring Boot
9 22 (25.88%) Google
9 22 (25.88%) Test Automation
9 22 (25.88%) TDD
10 21 (24.71%) DevOps
11 20 (23.53%) Fintech
11 20 (23.53%) Scrum
11 20 (23.53%) JavaScript
11 20 (23.53%) SQL
11 20 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
12 19 (22.35%) Selenium
12 19 (22.35%) Cloud Native
13 18 (21.18%) Swagger
13 18 (21.18%) SOAP
14 17 (20.00%) Software Engineering
15 16 (18.82%) QA
15 16 (18.82%) BDD
16 15 (17.65%) HTML

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 7 (8.24%) Confluence
2 3 (3.53%) CMS
2 3 (3.53%) JBoss
3 2 (2.35%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (2.35%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.18%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.18%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.18%) ArcGIS
4 1 (1.18%) Drupal
4 1 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.18%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 32 (37.65%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (25.88%) Google Cloud Platform
3 20 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (9.41%) Stackdriver
5 4 (4.71%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (4.71%) GitHub
6 3 (3.53%) IBM Cloud
6 3 (3.53%) Slack
6 3 (3.53%) Trello
7 2 (2.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.59%) Firewall
2 8 (9.41%) Wireshark
3 3 (3.53%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.35%) HTTP
5 1 (1.18%) Internet
5 1 (1.18%) Skype
5 1 (1.18%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (29.41%) NoSQL
2 9 (10.59%) SQL Server
3 7 (8.24%) MySQL
4 4 (4.71%) Redis
4 4 (4.71%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.53%) Big Data
5 3 (3.53%) MariaDB
6 2 (2.35%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.35%) GIS
6 2 (2.35%) HPCC
6 2 (2.35%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.18%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (1.18%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.18%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.18%) Presto
7 1 (1.18%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 19 (22.35%) Selenium
2 14 (16.47%) Cucumber
2 14 (16.47%) JMeter
2 14 (16.47%) SoapUI
3 9 (10.59%) JIRA
3 9 (10.59%) Maven
4 8 (9.41%) CF BOSH
5 6 (7.06%) Git (software)
5 6 (7.06%) Gradle
6 4 (4.71%) Liquibase
7 3 (3.53%) CircleCI
7 3 (3.53%) JUnit
7 3 (3.53%) Subversion
7 3 (3.53%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (3.53%) TestNG
7 3 (3.53%) Visual Studio
8 2 (2.35%) Ant
8 2 (2.35%) Gerrit
8 2 (2.35%) SpecFlow
8 2 (2.35%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 28 (32.94%) Finance
2 6 (7.06%) Banking
3 5 (5.88%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.71%) Billing
5 3 (3.53%) Advertising
6 2 (2.35%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.18%) Back Office
7 1 (1.18%) Electronics
7 1 (1.18%) Games
7 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.18%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 41 (48.24%) Developer
2 17 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 13 (15.29%) QA Engineer
4 12 (14.12%) DevOps Engineer
4 12 (14.12%) Java Engineer
5 11 (12.94%) Automation Engineer
5 11 (12.94%) Cloud Engineer
6 7 (8.24%) QA Automation Engineer
6 7 (8.24%) Senior Developer
6 7 (8.24%) Software Developer
6 7 (8.24%) Software Engineer
7 6 (7.06%) Analyst
7 6 (7.06%) PHP Developer
7 6 (7.06%) QA Leader
8 5 (5.88%) Architect
8 5 (5.88%) C# Developer
8 5 (5.88%) Java Architect
9 4 (4.71%) Analyst Programmer
9 4 (4.71%) Programmer
9 4 (4.71%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (36.47%) REST
2 28 (32.94%) Spring
3 22 (25.88%) Spring Boot
4 18 (21.18%) SOAP
4 18 (21.18%) Swagger
5 15 (17.65%) HTML
6 14 (16.47%) XML
7 10 (11.76%) .NET
7 10 (11.76%) RxJava
8 8 (9.41%) CSS
9 6 (7.06%) ASP.NET
9 6 (7.06%) Hibernate
9 6 (7.06%) jQuery
10 5 (5.88%) AngularJS
10 5 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (5.88%) Django
10 5 (5.88%) React
10 5 (5.88%) RESTful
11 4 (4.71%) J2EE
11 4 (4.71%) Thymeleaf
Miscellaneous
1 20 (23.53%) Fintech
2 19 (22.35%) Cloud Native
3 6 (7.06%) Mobile App
4 5 (5.88%) User Experience
5 4 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.53%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (3.53%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.18%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.18%) CESG
7 1 (1.18%) CMDB
7 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.18%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.18%) Mobile Games
7 1 (1.18%) PKI
7 1 (1.18%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 12 (14.12%) Linux
1 12 (14.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 8 (9.41%) CentOS
2 8 (9.41%) Ubuntu
3 4 (4.71%) Android
3 4 (4.71%) Apple iOS
4 3 (3.53%) Unix
5 1 (1.18%) Windows
5 1 (1.18%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (62.35%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (29.41%) Unit Testing
3 23 (27.06%) Microservices
4 22 (25.88%) TDD
4 22 (25.88%) Test Automation
5 21 (24.71%) DevOps
6 20 (23.53%) Scrum
7 17 (20.00%) Software Engineering
8 16 (18.82%) BDD
9 13 (15.29%) SDET
9 13 (15.29%) SDLC
10 12 (14.12%) QA Automation
11 11 (12.94%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (11.76%) Functional Programming
13 9 (10.59%) MVC
13 9 (10.59%) Web Development
14 8 (9.41%) Non-Functional Testing
14 8 (9.41%) Performance Testing
14 8 (9.41%) Site Reliability Engineering
15 7 (8.24%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 44 (51.76%) Java
2 25 (29.41%) C#
3 20 (23.53%) JavaScript
3 20 (23.53%) SQL
4 14 (16.47%) Python
5 13 (15.29%) Go
6 12 (14.12%) Java 8
7 8 (9.41%) Bash Shell
7 8 (9.41%) Groovy
8 7 (8.24%) PHP
9 3 (3.53%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.18%) Apple Swift
10 1 (1.18%) C
10 1 (1.18%) C++
10 1 (1.18%) ES6
10 1 (1.18%) Ruby
10 1 (1.18%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.18%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (15.29%) Degree
2 4 (4.71%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.18%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.18%) MCSA
3 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.18%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (18.82%) QA
System Software
1 30 (35.29%) Docker
2 8 (9.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.53%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (9.41%) Ansible
1 8 (9.41%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (9.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (25.88%) Google
2 12 (14.12%) Red Hat
3 11 (12.94%) VMware
4 8 (9.41%) Splunk
5 5 (5.88%) Microsoft
5 5 (5.88%) Oracle
6 4 (4.71%) Guidewire
7 3 (3.53%) IBM
7 3 (3.53%) OutSystems
7 3 (3.53%) Rackspace
8 2 (2.35%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.18%) Gemalto
9 1 (1.18%) Marketo
9 1 (1.18%) SAP