The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 27 26
Rank change year-on-year -11 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 61 102 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 5.62% 7.76% 7.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.53% 21.03% 20.88%
Number of salaries quoted 46 86 109
Median salary £40,000 £41,250 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.03% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 Cheshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 487 485 589
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 44.88% 36.91% 33.99%
Number of salaries quoted 418 409 466
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
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 Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire 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 Cheshire

Web Services
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Web Services in Cheshire

Web Services
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Web Services in Cheshire over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Web Services in Cheshire

Web Services
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -5 15 £40,000 -15.78%
Wilmslow -12 11 £37,500 +19.04% 2
Knutsford -3 7 £37,500 -11.76% 5
Crewe -7 5 £31,500 -18.70% 1
Chester -9 5 £32,500 -13.33% 7
Runcorn +3 3 £37,500 +11.94% 2
Ellesmere Port -4 2 - - 1
Macclesfield 0 1 £37,500 +38.88%
Northwich -2 1 £35,000 -26.31% 1
Web Services
North West

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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 78 (65.55%) .NET
2 72 (60.50%) C#
3 66 (55.46%) ASP.NET
4 62 (52.10%) HTML
5 58 (48.74%) SQL
6 53 (44.54%) SQL Server
7 52 (43.70%) JavaScript
8 51 (42.86%) MVC
9 46 (38.66%) CSS
10 43 (36.13%) Java
10 43 (36.13%) Agile Software Development
11 40 (33.61%) Web Development
12 33 (27.73%) jQuery
13 31 (26.05%) REST
14 30 (25.21%) SOAP
14 30 (25.21%) XML
15 28 (23.53%) .NET Framework
16 24 (20.17%) Spring
17 23 (19.33%) Software Engineering
17 23 (19.33%) Finance
17 23 (19.33%) SDLC
18 22 (18.49%) AngularJS
18 22 (18.49%) TDD
19 21 (17.65%) Subversion
20 19 (15.97%) HTML5
21 18 (15.13%) Entity Framework
21 18 (15.13%) Hibernate
21 18 (15.13%) Linux
21 18 (15.13%) MySQL
21 18 (15.13%) Oracle

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 8 (6.72%) JBoss
2 7 (5.88%) WebLogic
2 7 (5.88%) WebSphere
3 6 (5.04%) CMS
3 6 (5.04%) Umbraco
4 5 (4.20%) Apache
4 5 (4.20%) IIS
4 5 (4.20%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (1.68%) GlassFish
5 2 (1.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (1.68%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.84%) CICS
6 1 (0.84%) ColdFusion
6 1 (0.84%) Confluence
6 1 (0.84%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (10.08%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.56%) Fireworks
2 9 (7.56%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.84%) MS Office
3 1 (0.84%) MS Project
3 1 (0.84%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.68%) Magento
2 1 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.84%) OpenCart
2 1 (0.84%) Shopify
2 1 (0.84%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.24%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.52%) Google Analytics
3 3 (2.52%) iPaaS
4 2 (1.68%) SaaS
5 1 (0.84%) GitHub
5 1 (0.84%) IaaS
5 1 (0.84%) Office 365
5 1 (0.84%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.84%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.24%) HTTP
2 3 (2.52%) Network Security
3 2 (1.68%) Firewall
3 2 (1.68%) Internet
4 1 (0.84%) DNS
4 1 (0.84%) LAN
4 1 (0.84%) MPLS
4 1 (0.84%) NAS
4 1 (0.84%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (0.84%) SMTP
4 1 (0.84%) VoIP
4 1 (0.84%) VXLAN
4 1 (0.84%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (44.54%) SQL Server
2 18 (15.13%) MySQL
3 16 (13.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (8.40%) NoSQL
5 8 (6.72%) DB2
6 7 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (4.20%) MongoDB
7 5 (4.20%) Relational Database
8 4 (3.36%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (3.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (2.52%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (1.68%) GIS
10 2 (1.68%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.68%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (0.84%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 21 (17.65%) Subversion
2 16 (13.45%) Git (software)
3 7 (5.88%) Visual Studio
4 6 (5.04%) JIRA
5 5 (4.20%) ClearCase
5 5 (4.20%) Jenkins
5 5 (4.20%) Selenium
5 5 (4.20%) SonarQube
6 4 (3.36%) Ant
6 4 (3.36%) Gradle
6 4 (3.36%) Jasmine
7 3 (2.52%) Bitbucket
7 3 (2.52%) JUnit
7 3 (2.52%) Maven
7 3 (2.52%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.68%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.68%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.68%) Karma Test Runner
8 2 (1.68%) NUnit
9 1 (0.84%) PowerBuilder
General
1 23 (19.33%) Finance
2 17 (14.29%) Banking
3 9 (7.56%) Corporate Banking
3 9 (7.56%) Financial Institution
4 5 (4.20%) Automotive
5 3 (2.52%) French Language
5 3 (2.52%) Law
6 2 (1.68%) Retail
7 1 (0.84%) Games
7 1 (0.84%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.84%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 89 (74.79%) Developer
2 39 (32.77%) C# Developer
3 38 (31.93%) .NET Developer
4 29 (24.37%) C# .NET Developer
5 27 (22.69%) Web Developer
6 20 (16.81%) ASP.NET Developer
6 20 (16.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 17 (14.29%) Software Engineer
8 15 (12.61%) C# Web Developer
8 15 (12.61%) Java Developer
9 11 (9.24%) .NET Web Developer
9 11 (9.24%) Senior Developer
10 10 (8.40%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 10 (8.40%) Junior
11 9 (7.56%) Software Developer
12 7 (5.88%) C# Software Engineer
12 7 (5.88%) Junior Developer
12 7 (5.88%) SQL Developer
13 6 (5.04%) JavaScript Developer
13 6 (5.04%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (65.55%) .NET
2 66 (55.46%) ASP.NET
3 62 (52.10%) HTML
4 46 (38.66%) CSS
5 33 (27.73%) jQuery
6 31 (26.05%) REST
7 30 (25.21%) SOAP
7 30 (25.21%) XML
8 28 (23.53%) .NET Framework
9 24 (20.17%) Spring
10 22 (18.49%) AngularJS
11 19 (15.97%) HTML5
12 18 (15.13%) Entity Framework
12 18 (15.13%) Hibernate
13 16 (13.45%) WCF
14 15 (12.61%) CSS3
15 14 (11.76%) J2EE
15 14 (11.76%) JSON
15 14 (11.76%) RESTful
16 13 (10.92%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.92%) Management Information System
2 8 (6.72%) Computer Science
3 7 (5.88%) Mobile App
4 6 (5.04%) N-Tier
5 4 (3.36%) Mainframe
6 3 (2.52%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.52%) User Experience
7 2 (1.68%) Contactless
7 2 (1.68%) PMI
7 2 (1.68%) RIA
7 2 (1.68%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.68%) Social Media
8 1 (0.84%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.84%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.84%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.84%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 18 (15.13%) Linux
2 16 (13.45%) Windows
3 9 (7.56%) Unix
4 5 (4.20%) Mac OS
5 3 (2.52%) Android
5 3 (2.52%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.68%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (42.86%) MVC
2 43 (36.13%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (33.61%) Web Development
4 23 (19.33%) SDLC
4 23 (19.33%) Software Engineering
5 22 (18.49%) TDD
6 15 (12.61%) OO
6 15 (12.61%) Risk Management
7 12 (10.08%) Automated Testing
7 12 (10.08%) Waterfall
8 11 (9.24%) E-Commerce
9 10 (8.40%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (8.40%) Scrum
9 10 (8.40%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (7.56%) Mentoring
10 9 (7.56%) SOA
10 9 (7.56%) Unit Testing
11 8 (6.72%) System Testing
12 7 (5.88%) BDD
12 7 (5.88%) Multithreaded Programming
Programming Languages
1 72 (60.50%) C#
2 58 (48.74%) SQL
3 52 (43.70%) JavaScript
4 43 (36.13%) Java
5 9 (7.56%) VB.NET
6 7 (5.88%) TypeScript
7 5 (4.20%) PL/SQL
8 4 (3.36%) PHP
8 4 (3.36%) Python
9 3 (2.52%) C
9 3 (2.52%) C++
9 3 (2.52%) VBScript
10 2 (1.68%) Perl
10 2 (1.68%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.68%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.68%) VB
10 2 (1.68%) XPath
10 2 (1.68%) XQuery
11 1 (0.84%) PHP 4
11 1 (0.84%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 17 (14.29%) Degree
2 3 (2.52%) Sun Certification
3 2 (1.68%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.84%) CCNA
4 1 (0.84%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.84%) OCP
4 1 (0.84%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.20%) QA
2 2 (1.68%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.84%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.84%) Docker
1 1 (0.84%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (0.84%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.68%) Failover Clustering
1 2 (1.68%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.84%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.84%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.84%) Puppet
2 1 (0.84%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (15.13%) Oracle
2 16 (13.45%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.20%) Sitecore
4 4 (3.36%) Chordiant
4 4 (3.36%) Yahoo!
5 3 (2.52%) Google
5 3 (2.52%) Sun
5 3 (2.52%) Teradata
5 3 (2.52%) Xamarin
6 2 (1.68%) Cognizant
6 2 (1.68%) hybris
6 2 (1.68%) Zend
7 1 (0.84%) arcserve
7 1 (0.84%) Cisco
7 1 (0.84%) Nimble Storage
7 1 (0.84%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.84%) SonicWALL
7 1 (0.84%) Sophos
7 1 (0.84%) Symantec
7 1 (0.84%) VMware
Chester, Cheshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Ellesmere Port, Merseyside
Rullion
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Middlewich, Cheshire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £30k
Posted: 5 days ago
Northwich
ECOM
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Wilmslow
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Knutsford
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Knutsford
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Runcorn
Foresight Solutions
Salary: £25,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 14 days ago
Knutsford
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £26000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Market Standards
Posted: 15 days ago
Runcorn
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + depending on experience + Bens
Posted: 25 days ago