Period
to 19 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 46 66
Rank change year-on-year 0 +20 -39
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 116 126 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 4.58% 4.97% 3.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.22% 13.17% 10.98%
Number of salaries quoted 77 71 68
Edinburgh median annual salary £38,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.44% - +2.86%
10th Percentile £28,000 £33,750 £27,975
90th Percentile £60,000 £90,000 £55,000
Scotland median annual salary £44,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.11% - -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 949 957 756
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 37.50% 37.74% 30.24%
Number of salaries quoted 594 603 509
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £28,750 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £64,750 £61,350
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +8.43% -2.35% +6.25%

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Services in Edinburgh

Web Services
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Web Services in Edinburgh

Web Services
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Web Services in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Web Services in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 76 (65.52%) Java
2 50 (43.10%) Linux
3 48 (41.38%) C#
4 42 (36.21%) Software Engineering
5 37 (31.90%) Windows
6 35 (30.17%) Degree
7 33 (28.45%) Big Data
8 32 (27.59%) JavaScript
9 30 (25.86%) C++
9 30 (25.86%) Image Processing
9 30 (25.86%) Innovative Thinking
10 29 (25.00%) Mathematics
10 29 (25.00%) Finance
11 28 (24.14%) Military
11 28 (24.14%) Data Mining
11 28 (24.14%) Robotics
11 28 (24.14%) Data Analysis
11 28 (24.14%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 28 (24.14%) Machine Learning
11 28 (24.14%) Numerate Degree
11 28 (24.14%) OpenCV
11 28 (24.14%) Deep Learning
11 28 (24.14%) Algorithms
12 27 (23.28%) CSS
13 26 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
14 23 (19.83%) Microsoft
14 23 (19.83%) .NET
14 23 (19.83%) Amazon AWS
15 22 (18.97%) SQL Server
15 22 (18.97%) SQL

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (6.90%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (4.31%) IIS
3 4 (3.45%) Apache Pig
3 4 (3.45%) Apache Spark
4 3 (2.59%) JBoss
5 2 (1.72%) CMS
6 1 (0.86%) Apache
6 1 (0.86%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.86%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.86%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.86%) SAS
6 1 (0.86%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.86%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.86%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 2 (1.72%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (19.83%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (14.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (6.03%) GitHub
4 5 (4.31%) IaaS
5 4 (3.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 3 (2.59%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (2.59%) Amazon EMR
6 3 (2.59%) Amazon S3
6 3 (2.59%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (1.72%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 2 (1.72%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (1.72%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (1.72%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (1.72%) OpenShift
7 2 (1.72%) Route 53
7 2 (1.72%) SaaS
7 2 (1.72%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.62%) Network Security
2 8 (6.90%) Firewall
2 8 (6.90%) HTTP
3 7 (6.03%) LAN
3 7 (6.03%) WAN
4 4 (3.45%) DNS
5 2 (1.72%) DHCP
5 2 (1.72%) IPsec
5 2 (1.72%) SMS
5 2 (1.72%) VPN
6 1 (0.86%) BGP
6 1 (0.86%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.86%) DMVPN
6 1 (0.86%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.86%) Internet
6 1 (0.86%) MPLS
6 1 (0.86%) SMTP
6 1 (0.86%) SSH
6 1 (0.86%) SSL
6 1 (0.86%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (28.45%) Big Data
2 28 (24.14%) Data Mining
3 22 (18.97%) SQL Server
4 7 (6.03%) Relational Database
5 6 (5.17%) NoSQL
6 5 (4.31%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (2.59%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (2.59%) Apache Hive
7 3 (2.59%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.72%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.72%) MySQL
8 2 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.72%) Sqoop
9 1 (0.86%) DB2
9 1 (0.86%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.86%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (11.21%) Jenkins
2 11 (9.48%) Maven
3 10 (8.62%) Git (software)
4 6 (5.17%) Subversion
5 5 (4.31%) SoapUI
6 4 (3.45%) JUnit
7 3 (2.59%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.72%) Karma Test Runner
8 2 (1.72%) Mocha
8 2 (1.72%) RSpec
8 2 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.86%) Grunt
9 1 (0.86%) gulp
9 1 (0.86%) Hudson
9 1 (0.86%) IntelliJ
9 1 (0.86%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.86%) JIRA
9 1 (0.86%) Mockito
9 1 (0.86%) Sonatype Nexus
9 1 (0.86%) TestNG
General
1 29 (25.00%) Finance
2 28 (24.14%) Military
3 6 (5.17%) Banking
3 6 (5.17%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (38.79%) Developer
2 34 (29.31%) Software Engineer
3 19 (16.38%) Java Developer
4 14 (12.07%) Java Engineer
4 14 (12.07%) Senior Developer
5 12 (10.34%) Junior
6 11 (9.48%) .NET Developer
7 10 (8.62%) Graduate
7 10 (8.62%) Senior Java Developer
7 10 (8.62%) Software Developer
8 9 (7.76%) Cloud Engineer
8 9 (7.76%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 9 (7.76%) Junior Software Engineer
8 9 (7.76%) Senior Java Engineer
9 8 (6.90%) Java Programmer
9 8 (6.90%) Programmer
9 8 (6.90%) Systems Engineer
9 8 (6.90%) VMware Engineer
10 7 (6.03%) Linux Engineer
10 7 (6.03%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (24.14%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 28 (24.14%) OpenCV
2 27 (23.28%) CSS
3 23 (19.83%) .NET
4 22 (18.97%) SOAP
5 19 (16.38%) ASP.NET
5 19 (16.38%) HTML
5 19 (16.38%) REST
6 15 (12.93%) Spring
7 13 (11.21%) RESTful
8 11 (9.48%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (9.48%) jQuery
8 11 (9.48%) JSON
8 11 (9.48%) XML
9 8 (6.90%) .NET Framework
9 8 (6.90%) Node.js
10 6 (5.17%) AngularJS
10 6 (5.17%) React
11 5 (4.31%) Hibernate
11 5 (4.31%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 28 (24.14%) Algorithms
1 28 (24.14%) Robotics
2 8 (6.90%) Private Cloud
2 8 (6.90%) Smartphone
3 7 (6.03%) Fintech
4 6 (5.17%) Mobile App
4 6 (5.17%) Public Cloud
5 3 (2.59%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.72%) Augmented Reality
6 2 (1.72%) Blog
6 2 (1.72%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.72%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (0.86%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.86%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.86%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 50 (43.10%) Linux
2 37 (31.90%) Windows
3 12 (10.34%) Windows Server
4 9 (7.76%) Android
5 8 (6.90%) Apple iOS
6 4 (3.45%) Unix
7 3 (2.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.72%) Debian
9 1 (0.86%) CentOS
9 1 (0.86%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.86%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (36.21%) Software Engineering
2 30 (25.86%) Image Processing
2 30 (25.86%) Innovative Thinking
3 29 (25.00%) Mathematics
4 28 (24.14%) Data Analysis
4 28 (24.14%) Deep Learning
4 28 (24.14%) Machine Learning
5 26 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (17.24%) MVC
7 18 (15.52%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (10.34%) OO
9 11 (9.48%) Configuration Management
10 10 (8.62%) Load Balancing
11 9 (7.76%) DevOps
11 9 (7.76%) Web Development
12 8 (6.90%) Case Management
12 8 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 8 (6.90%) Open Source
12 8 (6.90%) Presales
12 8 (6.90%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 76 (65.52%) Java
2 48 (41.38%) C#
3 32 (27.59%) JavaScript
4 30 (25.86%) C++
5 22 (18.97%) SQL
6 11 (9.48%) Python
7 10 (8.62%) Kotlin
8 8 (6.90%) Ruby
8 8 (6.90%) VB.NET
9 6 (5.17%) Java 8
10 4 (3.45%) Java 9
11 3 (2.59%) Bash Shell
11 3 (2.59%) PHP
11 3 (2.59%) PL/SQL
11 3 (2.59%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.72%) C
12 2 (1.72%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.72%) R
12 2 (1.72%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.72%) VB
Qualifications
1 35 (30.17%) Degree
2 28 (24.14%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (0.86%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.86%) CCNA
3 1 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.59%) SLA
2 2 (1.72%) GCP
System Software
1 9 (7.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (6.90%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (5.17%) Docker
4 2 (1.72%) HDFS
4 2 (1.72%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (0.86%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.86%) Firmware
5 1 (0.86%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 8 (6.90%) vCenter Server
2 5 (4.31%) Puppet
2 5 (4.31%) Terraform
3 4 (3.45%) Ansible
3 4 (3.45%) Kubernetes
4 3 (2.59%) Oozie
5 2 (1.72%) Mesos
5 2 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.72%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.86%) CA Wily
6 1 (0.86%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 23 (19.83%) Microsoft
2 16 (13.79%) Cisco
3 9 (7.76%) VMware
4 7 (6.03%) Oracle
5 4 (3.45%) Google
6 3 (2.59%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.72%) Ab Initio
7 2 (1.72%) Intel
7 2 (1.72%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.86%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.86%) Capita
8 1 (0.86%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.86%) Dynatrace
8 1 (0.86%) Fortinet
8 1 (0.86%) Juniper
8 1 (0.86%) New Relic
8 1 (0.86%) Palo Alto
8 1 (0.86%) Splunk