Period
to 18 February 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 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 46 26
Rank change year-on-year -4 -20 +13
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 116 94 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 4.33% 4.30% 6.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.75% 10.90% 22.01%
Number of salaries quoted 81 49 148
Edinburgh median annual salary £36,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% - -
10th Percentile £28,000 £35,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £58,000 £57,750 £55,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 987 862 854
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 36.86% 39.47% 30.45%
Number of salaries quoted 671 574 591
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,900 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,500 £62,125 £58,750
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -

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 18 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Web Services in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 62 (53.45%) Java
2 47 (40.52%) Git (software)
3 40 (34.48%) Software Engineering
4 38 (32.76%) SQL
5 37 (31.90%) JavaScript
5 37 (31.90%) Agile Software Development
6 35 (30.17%) Windows
6 35 (30.17%) Linux
7 32 (27.59%) RESTful
8 28 (24.14%) MVC
8 28 (24.14%) C#
9 27 (23.28%) Degree
10 26 (22.41%) Big Data
10 26 (22.41%) HTML
11 25 (21.55%) JBoss
11 25 (21.55%) Amazon AWS
12 24 (20.69%) Oracle
13 23 (19.83%) C++
13 23 (19.83%) CSS
13 23 (19.83%) Innovative Thinking
14 22 (18.97%) Numerate Degree
14 22 (18.97%) OpenCV
14 22 (18.97%) Deep Learning
14 22 (18.97%) Algorithms
14 22 (18.97%) Unix
14 22 (18.97%) Data Mining
14 22 (18.97%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 22 (18.97%) Image Processing
14 22 (18.97%) Machine Learning
14 22 (18.97%) Robotics

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 25 (21.55%) JBoss
2 15 (12.93%) Apache
3 10 (8.62%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (1.72%) FileNet
6 1 (0.86%) CMS
6 1 (0.86%) Confluence
6 1 (0.86%) IIS
6 1 (0.86%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.86%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.86%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.86%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (0.86%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (1.72%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.86%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 25 (21.55%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (15.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (8.62%) GitHub
4 5 (4.31%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (4.31%) SaaS
5 4 (3.45%) IaaS
6 3 (2.59%) npm
7 2 (1.72%) Oracle Service Cloud
8 1 (0.86%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.86%) Route 53
8 1 (0.86%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.90%) Network Security
2 5 (4.31%) GPRS
2 5 (4.31%) SMS
3 3 (2.59%) DHCP
3 3 (2.59%) DNS
3 3 (2.59%) SMTP
4 2 (1.72%) Firewall
4 2 (1.72%) SNMP
4 2 (1.72%) SSH
4 2 (1.72%) SSL
4 2 (1.72%) WAN
5 1 (0.86%) BGP
5 1 (0.86%) DMVPN
5 1 (0.86%) IPsec
5 1 (0.86%) LAN
5 1 (0.86%) MPLS
5 1 (0.86%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (0.86%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (22.41%) Big Data
2 22 (18.97%) Data Mining
3 20 (17.24%) SQL Server
4 16 (13.79%) Oracle Database
5 8 (6.90%) Oracle Reports
6 7 (6.03%) MySQL
7 6 (5.17%) NoSQL
8 4 (3.45%) Relational Database
9 3 (2.59%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.72%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 1 (0.86%) Cosmos DB
11 1 (0.86%) DB2
11 1 (0.86%) GIS
11 1 (0.86%) Spatial Data
11 1 (0.86%) Spotfire
11 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 47 (40.52%) Git (software)
2 12 (10.34%) Maven
3 10 (8.62%) Jenkins
4 7 (6.03%) Cucumber
5 6 (5.17%) Mocha
6 5 (4.31%) Subversion
7 4 (3.45%) Grunt
7 4 (3.45%) gulp
7 4 (3.45%) JIRA
7 4 (3.45%) JUnit
7 4 (3.45%) Karma Test Runner
7 4 (3.45%) Log4j
7 4 (3.45%) Selenium
7 4 (3.45%) TeamCity
8 3 (2.59%) Artifactory
9 2 (1.72%) GitLab
9 2 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (1.72%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.86%) PHPUnit
10 1 (0.86%) SoapUI
General
1 21 (18.10%) Finance
2 12 (10.34%) Banking
3 7 (6.03%) Telecoms
4 6 (5.17%) Marketing
5 5 (4.31%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.72%) Electronics
6 2 (1.72%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.86%) Advertising
7 1 (0.86%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.86%) Games
Job Titles
1 46 (39.66%) Developer
2 29 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 17 (14.66%) Senior Developer
4 16 (13.79%) Java Developer
5 9 (7.76%) Analyst
6 8 (6.90%) .NET Developer
6 8 (6.90%) Applications Support
6 8 (6.90%) Applications Support Analyst
6 8 (6.90%) Consultant
6 8 (6.90%) JavaScript Developer
6 8 (6.90%) Senior Java Developer
6 8 (6.90%) Support Analyst
7 7 (6.03%) Cloud Engineer
8 6 (5.17%) C# Developer
8 6 (5.17%) Linux Engineer
8 6 (5.17%) Linux Server Engineer
8 6 (5.17%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 6 (5.17%) Server Engineer
8 6 (5.17%) Virtualisation Engineer
8 6 (5.17%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (27.59%) RESTful
2 26 (22.41%) HTML
3 23 (19.83%) CSS
4 22 (18.97%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 22 (18.97%) OpenCV
5 20 (17.24%) Spring
6 19 (16.38%) .NET
6 19 (16.38%) AngularJS
7 16 (13.79%) React
8 13 (11.21%) ASP.NET
8 13 (11.21%) Node.js
8 13 (11.21%) SOAP
8 13 (11.21%) XML
9 11 (9.48%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (8.62%) Elastic Stack
10 10 (8.62%) Hibernate
10 10 (8.62%) JSON
11 9 (7.76%) HTML5
12 8 (6.90%) JSP
12 8 (6.90%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 22 (18.97%) Algorithms
1 22 (18.97%) Robotics
2 6 (5.17%) Data Centre
2 6 (5.17%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.72%) Smart Meter
4 1 (0.86%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (0.86%) NHS
4 1 (0.86%) Private Cloud
4 1 (0.86%) Public Cloud
4 1 (0.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 35 (30.17%) Linux
1 35 (30.17%) Windows
2 22 (18.97%) Unix
3 10 (8.62%) Robot Operating System
4 8 (6.90%) Apple iOS
5 6 (5.17%) Windows Server
6 4 (3.45%) Android
7 3 (2.59%) CentOS
7 3 (2.59%) Mac OS
7 3 (2.59%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (34.48%) Software Engineering
2 37 (31.90%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (24.14%) MVC
4 23 (19.83%) Innovative Thinking
5 22 (18.97%) Data Analysis
5 22 (18.97%) Deep Learning
5 22 (18.97%) Image Processing
5 22 (18.97%) Machine Learning
5 22 (18.97%) Mathematics
5 22 (18.97%) Quantitative Analysis
5 22 (18.97%) Software Testing
6 16 (13.79%) DevOps
6 16 (13.79%) Mentoring
7 15 (12.93%) OO
8 10 (8.62%) Coaching
8 10 (8.62%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (8.62%) Data Management
8 10 (8.62%) Scrum
8 10 (8.62%) SDLC
9 9 (7.76%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 62 (53.45%) Java
2 38 (32.76%) SQL
3 37 (31.90%) JavaScript
4 28 (24.14%) C#
5 23 (19.83%) C++
6 16 (13.79%) Shell Script
7 11 (9.48%) Python
8 8 (6.90%) PL/SQL
9 5 (4.31%) Apple Swift
9 5 (4.31%) PHP
10 4 (3.45%) Perl
11 3 (2.59%) Bash Shell
11 3 (2.59%) Objective-C
11 3 (2.59%) PowerShell
11 3 (2.59%) T-SQL
11 3 (2.59%) VB
12 2 (1.72%) Kotlin
12 2 (1.72%) Ruby
12 2 (1.72%) VBA
13 1 (0.86%) ES6
Qualifications
1 27 (23.28%) Degree
2 22 (18.97%) Numerate Degree
3 3 (2.59%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.86%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.72%) SLA
2 1 (0.86%) QA
System Software
1 17 (14.66%) Docker
2 6 (5.17%) VMware ESXi
2 6 (5.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.72%) NFS
4 1 (0.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (5.17%) vCenter Server
2 3 (2.59%) Rancher
3 2 (1.72%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.86%) Ansible
4 1 (0.86%) HockeyApp
4 1 (0.86%) Puppet
4 1 (0.86%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.86%) Terraform
Vendors
1 24 (20.69%) Oracle
2 19 (16.38%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.03%) Cisco
4 6 (5.17%) VMware
5 5 (4.31%) Remedy
6 3 (2.59%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.72%) SAP
7 2 (1.72%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.86%) Apple
8 1 (0.86%) IBM
8 1 (0.86%) Misys
8 1 (0.86%) PayPal
8 1 (0.86%) TIBCO