Period
to 23 September 2020

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 6 months to 23 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
23 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 40 33 41
Rank change year-on-year -7 +8 -16
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 33 130 166
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Cheshire 4.65% 7.14% 6.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.26% 16.62% 17.77%
Number of salaries quoted 29 115 121
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £42,500 £31,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £54,500 £75,000
North West median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +15.79% - +9.20%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 293 782 934
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 41.33% 42.92% 34.25%
Number of salaries quoted 244 622 759
Median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% +7.78%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £78,375 £60,000 £68,750
North West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Web Services as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Web Services in Cheshire

Web Services
Salary Trend in Cheshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Web Services in Cheshire.

Salary trend for Web Services in Cheshire

Web Services
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Web Services in Cheshire over the 6 months to 23 September 2020.

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 6 months to 23 September 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wilmslow +1 13 £47,500 - 1
Crewe +21 6 £45,000 -
Knutsford +21 4 £90,000 +56.52% 3
Chester -2 3 £46,250 +10.12% 2
Warrington -18 3 £77,500 +64.89% 1
Winsford - 1 £52,500 -
Web Services
North West

For the 6 months to 23 September 2020, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 26 (78.79%) .NET
2 24 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (63.64%) C#
4 20 (60.61%) JavaScript
4 20 (60.61%) MVC
5 15 (45.45%) HTML
5 15 (45.45%) jQuery
6 14 (42.42%) SQL
7 12 (36.36%) SQL Server
8 11 (33.33%) Java
8 11 (33.33%) Web Development
8 11 (33.33%) Git (software)
9 9 (27.27%) Finance
9 9 (27.27%) CSS
9 9 (27.27%) REST
10 8 (24.24%) Degree
10 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
10 8 (24.24%) ASP.NET
10 8 (24.24%) Front End Development
11 7 (21.21%) Computer Science
11 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (18.18%) Azure
12 6 (18.18%) Test Automation
12 6 (18.18%) JSON
12 6 (18.18%) Unit Testing
12 6 (18.18%) Software Engineering
12 6 (18.18%) Mobile App
12 6 (18.18%) TDD
13 5 (15.15%) Subversion
13 5 (15.15%) CMS

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 5 (15.15%) Apache
1 5 (15.15%) CMS
1 5 (15.15%) Liferay
2 1 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.03%) IIS
2 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.18%) Azure
2 3 (9.09%) AWS
2 3 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (9.09%) GitHub
2 3 (9.09%) NuGet
2 3 (9.09%) Serverless
3 2 (6.06%) Amazon Kinesis
3 2 (6.06%) Amazon S3
3 2 (6.06%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (6.06%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 2 (6.06%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) HTTP
2 1 (3.03%) Internet
2 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.03%) VoIP
2 1 (3.03%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.15%) MySQL
3 4 (12.12%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (9.09%) NoSQL
4 3 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (6.06%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 11 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (15.15%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 5 (15.15%) PHPUnit
2 5 (15.15%) Selenium
2 5 (15.15%) Subversion
2 5 (15.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (12.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (12.12%) Visual Studio
4 3 (9.09%) TeamCity
5 1 (3.03%) JIRA
General
1 9 (27.27%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Games
3 1 (3.03%) Legal
3 1 (3.03%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 26 (78.79%) Developer
2 12 (36.36%) .NET Developer
3 10 (30.30%) Senior Developer
4 6 (18.18%) C# Developer
4 6 (18.18%) Senior .NET Developer
5 5 (15.15%) PHP Developer
5 5 (15.15%) PHP Web Developer
5 5 (15.15%) Web Developer
6 4 (12.12%) Senior C# Developer
7 3 (9.09%) C# Software Engineer
7 3 (9.09%) Java Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Software Engineer
8 2 (6.06%) Cloud Engineer
9 1 (3.03%) Automation Engineer
9 1 (3.03%) Information Manager
9 1 (3.03%) Information Security Manager
9 1 (3.03%) IT Security Manager
9 1 (3.03%) Junior Developer
9 1 (3.03%) Junior Java Developer
9 1 (3.03%) Senior Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (78.79%) .NET
2 15 (45.45%) HTML
2 15 (45.45%) jQuery
3 9 (27.27%) CSS
3 9 (27.27%) REST
4 8 (24.24%) ASP.NET
5 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (18.18%) JSON
7 5 (15.15%) HTML5
7 5 (15.15%) LAMP
7 5 (15.15%) Laravel
7 5 (15.15%) li3
7 5 (15.15%) PhoneGap
8 4 (12.12%) Ajax
8 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 4 (12.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (12.12%) WCF
8 4 (12.12%) XML
9 3 (9.09%) .NET Framework
9 3 (9.09%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Mobile App
2 5 (15.15%) Linux Command Line
2 5 (15.15%) User Experience
3 4 (12.12%) Blog
3 4 (12.12%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (9.09%) PlayStation
5 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.03%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.03%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) Linux
2 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (60.61%) MVC
3 11 (33.33%) Web Development
4 8 (24.24%) Front End Development
5 7 (21.21%) Computer Science
6 6 (18.18%) Software Engineering
6 6 (18.18%) TDD
6 6 (18.18%) Test Automation
6 6 (18.18%) Unit Testing
7 5 (15.15%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (15.15%) Mobile Application Development
7 5 (15.15%) Modular Programming
7 5 (15.15%) OO
7 5 (15.15%) OOP
7 5 (15.15%) Project Delivery
7 5 (15.15%) SDLC
7 5 (15.15%) Web Application Development
8 4 (12.12%) Pair Programming
8 4 (12.12%) Scrum
9 3 (9.09%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 21 (63.64%) C#
2 20 (60.61%) JavaScript
3 14 (42.42%) SQL
4 11 (33.33%) Java
5 5 (15.15%) PHP
6 3 (9.09%) TypeScript
7 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
8 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) Degree
2 4 (12.12%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) GDPR
1 1 (3.03%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) Docker
2 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.03%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.03%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.03%) Citrix
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle
2 1 (3.03%) VMware