Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 30 44
Rank change year-on-year +12 +14 -20
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 90 64 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 8.61% 6.52% 4.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.90% 18.18% 14.04%
Number of salaries quoted 73 67 60
Cardiff median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +18.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £32,635 £32,300 £30,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £90,000 £47,750
South Wales median annual salary £45,000 £45,269 £42,500
% change year-on-year -0.59% +6.52% +21.43%

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 411 352 470
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 39.33% 35.85% 34.03%
Number of salaries quoted 341 330 437
Cardiff median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £28,750 £24,225 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,000 £51,250
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%

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 15 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Web Services in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 (58.89%) Java
2 46 (51.11%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (37.78%) Amazon AWS
4 33 (36.67%) REST
5 31 (34.44%) Spring
6 29 (32.22%) Finance
6 29 (32.22%) SOAP
7 28 (31.11%) TDD
7 28 (31.11%) Docker
8 25 (27.78%) Microservices
8 25 (27.78%) Test Automation
8 25 (27.78%) Unit Testing
9 24 (26.67%) Spring Boot
10 23 (25.56%) NoSQL
10 23 (25.56%) XML
11 20 (22.22%) SQL
11 20 (22.22%) C#
11 20 (22.22%) Software Engineering
11 20 (22.22%) BDD
11 20 (22.22%) DevOps
11 20 (22.22%) Fintech
12 19 (21.11%) Cucumber
13 18 (20.00%) QA
13 18 (20.00%) Scrum
14 17 (18.89%) Google Cloud Platform
15 16 (17.78%) Git (software)
15 16 (17.78%) Google
15 16 (17.78%) JavaScript
16 15 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
16 15 (16.67%) Cloud Native

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 6 (6.67%) Confluence
2 4 (4.44%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (3.33%) Apache Pig
3 3 (3.33%) Apache Spark
4 2 (2.22%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.22%) JBoss
5 1 (1.11%) Anypoint
5 1 (1.11%) Apache
5 1 (1.11%) ArcGIS
5 1 (1.11%) CMS
5 1 (1.11%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.11%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 34 (37.78%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (18.89%) Google Cloud Platform
3 15 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (7.78%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (4.44%) GitHub
5 4 (4.44%) IBM Cloud
5 4 (4.44%) Stackdriver
6 3 (3.33%) Serverless
6 3 (3.33%) Slack
6 3 (3.33%) Trello
7 1 (1.11%) npm
7 1 (1.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.44%) Firewall
1 4 (4.44%) Wireshark
2 3 (3.33%) HTTP
3 2 (2.22%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (25.56%) NoSQL
2 13 (14.44%) MySQL
2 13 (14.44%) SQL Server
3 7 (7.78%) Redis
4 6 (6.67%) Big Data
4 6 (6.67%) MongoDB
5 4 (4.44%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.33%) Amazon Redshift
6 3 (3.33%) Apache Hive
6 3 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (3.33%) Hadoop
6 3 (3.33%) HPCC
6 3 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (3.33%) Presto
7 2 (2.22%) GIS
7 2 (2.22%) Power BI
7 2 (2.22%) QlikView
7 2 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.11%) MariaDB
8 1 (1.11%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 19 (21.11%) Cucumber
2 16 (17.78%) Git (software)
3 14 (15.56%) JMeter
3 14 (15.56%) Selenium
3 14 (15.56%) SoapUI
4 10 (11.11%) Maven
5 8 (8.89%) Ant
5 8 (8.89%) JUnit
6 7 (7.78%) Gradle
6 7 (7.78%) Liquibase
6 7 (7.78%) Subversion
6 7 (7.78%) TestNG
7 6 (6.67%) JIRA
8 4 (4.44%) CF BOSH
8 4 (4.44%) Gerrit
8 4 (4.44%) Jenkins
9 3 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (2.22%) CircleCI
10 2 (2.22%) Protractor
10 2 (2.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (32.22%) Finance
2 11 (12.22%) Banking
3 7 (7.78%) Billing
3 7 (7.78%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.22%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.22%) Games
5 1 (1.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 44 (48.89%) Developer
2 16 (17.78%) Java Developer
3 13 (14.44%) Analyst
4 9 (10.00%) Java Engineer
4 9 (10.00%) Software Engineer
5 8 (8.89%) Automation Engineer
5 8 (8.89%) PHP Developer
5 8 (8.89%) QA Engineer
6 7 (7.78%) Analyst Programmer
6 7 (7.78%) DevOps Engineer
6 7 (7.78%) Programmer
6 7 (7.78%) Senior Analyst
6 7 (7.78%) Senior Analyst Programmer
6 7 (7.78%) Senior Programmer
7 6 (6.67%) Senior Developer
7 6 (6.67%) Software Developer
7 6 (6.67%) Test Engineer
8 5 (5.56%) QA Leader
8 5 (5.56%) Senior Test Engineer
8 5 (5.56%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (36.67%) REST
2 31 (34.44%) Spring
3 29 (32.22%) SOAP
4 24 (26.67%) Spring Boot
5 23 (25.56%) XML
6 14 (15.56%) Swagger
7 13 (14.44%) HTML
8 11 (12.22%) Hibernate
9 9 (10.00%) J2EE
9 9 (10.00%) RxJava
10 7 (7.78%) .NET
10 7 (7.78%) JSP
10 7 (7.78%) Struts
10 7 (7.78%) Thymeleaf
11 6 (6.67%) AngularJS
11 6 (6.67%) RESTful
12 5 (5.56%) XML Schema
13 4 (4.44%) React
14 3 (3.33%) Django
14 3 (3.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 20 (22.22%) Fintech
2 15 (16.67%) Cloud Native
3 7 (7.78%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (5.56%) Mobile App
5 4 (4.44%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.44%) User Experience
6 2 (2.22%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.11%) BBC
7 1 (1.11%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.11%) Mobile Games
7 1 (1.11%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.11%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.11%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.89%) Linux
2 6 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (5.56%) CentOS
3 5 (5.56%) Ubuntu
4 4 (4.44%) Android
4 4 (4.44%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (51.11%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (31.11%) TDD
3 25 (27.78%) Microservices
3 25 (27.78%) Test Automation
3 25 (27.78%) Unit Testing
4 20 (22.22%) BDD
4 20 (22.22%) DevOps
4 20 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 18 (20.00%) Scrum
6 14 (15.56%) SDLC
7 9 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (10.00%) Functional Programming
8 8 (8.89%) API Testing
8 8 (8.89%) SDET
9 7 (7.78%) Feasibility Study
9 7 (7.78%) QA Automation
9 7 (7.78%) SOA
9 7 (7.78%) Web Development
10 6 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
10 6 (6.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (58.89%) Java
2 20 (22.22%) C#
2 20 (22.22%) SQL
3 16 (17.78%) JavaScript
4 13 (14.44%) Java 8
5 10 (11.11%) Go
5 10 (11.11%) PHP
5 10 (11.11%) Python
6 5 (5.56%) Bash Shell
6 5 (5.56%) Groovy
6 5 (5.56%) Ruby
7 1 (1.11%) C
7 1 (1.11%) C++
7 1 (1.11%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.11%) R
7 1 (1.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (13.33%) Degree
2 2 (2.22%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.22%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.11%) AWS Certification
3 1 (1.11%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.11%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (1.11%) GCP
System Software
1 28 (31.11%) Docker
2 4 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (6.67%) Ansible
2 4 (4.44%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (4.44%) Puppet
3 1 (1.11%) HP Fortify
3 1 (1.11%) Terraform
Vendors
1 16 (17.78%) Google
2 10 (11.11%) Oracle
3 7 (7.78%) Guidewire
4 6 (6.67%) Red Hat
4 6 (6.67%) VMware
5 5 (5.56%) Splunk
6 4 (4.44%) IBM
7 3 (3.33%) OutSystems
8 2 (2.22%) Tableau
9 1 (1.11%) Apigee
9 1 (1.11%) Mashery
9 1 (1.11%) Microsoft
9 1 (1.11%) MuleSoft
9 1 (1.11%) Perforce
9 1 (1.11%) Rackspace
9 1 (1.11%) Sitecore