Period
to 11 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester 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 11 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
11 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 23 23 22
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 17 16 33
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Chester 8.95% 6.99% 10.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.50% 15.09% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 16 17 30
Median annual salary £40,000 £52,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.81% +31.25% +23.08%
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year -4.26% +9.30% +14.67%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Chester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 103 106 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 54.21% 46.29% 51.72%
Number of salaries quoted 91 102 155
Median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,575 £25,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Services in Chester

Web Services
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for Web Services in Chester

Web Services
Salary Histogram in Chester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Web Services in Chester over the 6 months to 11 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Web Services in Chester

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 Chester region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 14 (82.35%) AngularJS
2 11 (64.71%) C#
2 11 (64.71%) .NET
3 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
3 9 (52.94%) Degree
4 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (41.18%) SQL
6 6 (35.29%) SOAP
6 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
6 6 (35.29%) AWS
6 6 (35.29%) React
6 6 (35.29%) .NET Core
6 6 (35.29%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (29.41%) Scrum
7 5 (29.41%) Automotive
7 5 (29.41%) TDD
7 5 (29.41%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
8 4 (23.53%) MySQL
8 4 (23.53%) PHP
8 4 (23.53%) CSS
8 4 (23.53%) OOP
8 4 (23.53%) Mathematics
8 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
8 4 (23.53%) jQuery
8 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (23.53%) Docker
8 4 (23.53%) Laravel
8 4 (23.53%) Computer Science Degree
8 4 (23.53%) Serverless

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (35.29%) AWS
2 4 (23.53%) Serverless
3 2 (11.76%) Amazon Kinesis
3 2 (11.76%) Amazon S3
3 2 (11.76%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (11.76%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 2 (11.76%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (11.76%) Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 4 (23.53%) MySQL
3 2 (11.76%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
2 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.76%) JIRA
3 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (29.41%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) C# Developer
3 5 (29.41%) Software Developer
4 4 (23.53%) PHP Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (82.35%) AngularJS
2 11 (64.71%) .NET
3 6 (35.29%) .NET Core
3 6 (35.29%) React
3 6 (35.29%) SOAP
4 4 (23.53%) CSS
4 4 (23.53%) jQuery
4 4 (23.53%) Laravel
5 3 (17.65%) REST
5 3 (17.65%) RESTful
5 3 (17.65%) WCF
6 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
7 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Tandem
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (29.41%) Scrum
3 5 (29.41%) TDD
4 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
4 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (23.53%) Mathematics
4 4 (23.53%) OOP
5 3 (17.65%) BDD
5 3 (17.65%) Biometrics
5 3 (17.65%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (17.65%) Customer Requirements
5 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Commercial Awareness
6 2 (11.76%) DevOps
6 2 (11.76%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
7 1 (5.88%) MVC
7 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) C#
2 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
3 7 (41.18%) SQL
4 4 (23.53%) PHP
5 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
6 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) Degree
2 4 (23.53%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) GDPR
1 3 (17.65%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) Salesforce.com