Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 71 23
Rank change year-on-year +22 -48 +22
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 130 68 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 4.79% 2.94% 8.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.14% 8.97% 25.34%
Number of salaries quoted 71 29 193
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £28,000 £33,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £67,208 £55,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.69% -1.67% +12.50%

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 989 758 967
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 36.45% 32.74% 31.79%
Number of salaries quoted 638 537 643
Edinburgh median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £59,750 £57,500
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Web Services in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 81 (62.31%) Java
2 57 (43.85%) RESTful
3 55 (42.31%) Git (software)
4 42 (32.31%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (32.31%) Spring
4 42 (32.31%) SQL
5 37 (28.46%) Software Engineering
6 35 (26.92%) JavaScript
6 35 (26.92%) Oracle
6 35 (26.92%) Windows
6 35 (26.92%) JBoss
7 34 (26.15%) Finance
7 34 (26.15%) AngularJS
8 33 (25.38%) Unix
9 32 (24.62%) SOAP
9 32 (24.62%) Mentoring
10 31 (23.85%) HTML
11 29 (22.31%) MVC
12 28 (21.54%) CSS
13 25 (19.23%) C#
14 23 (17.69%) Linux
14 23 (17.69%) Maven
14 23 (17.69%) Banking
15 22 (16.92%) SQL Server
15 22 (16.92%) XML
16 21 (16.15%) Continuous Integration
17 20 (15.38%) Apache
18 19 (14.62%) JSP
19 18 (13.85%) JSON
19 18 (13.85%) TDD

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 35 (26.92%) JBoss
2 20 (15.38%) Apache
3 16 (12.31%) Tomcat
4 6 (4.62%) CMS
4 6 (4.62%) WebLogic
4 6 (4.62%) WebLogic Portal
4 6 (4.62%) WebSphere
5 3 (2.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (1.54%) Confluence
6 2 (1.54%) FileNet
6 2 (1.54%) IIS
7 1 (0.77%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (1.54%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.31%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (12.31%) GitHub
2 12 (9.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (8.46%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (6.15%) SaaS
5 3 (2.31%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (2.31%) IaaS
5 3 (2.31%) npm
6 2 (1.54%) Oracle Service Cloud
7 1 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (10.77%) SSH
1 14 (10.77%) SSL
2 8 (6.15%) Internet
3 6 (4.62%) SMS
4 5 (3.85%) GPRS
5 2 (1.54%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (16.92%) SQL Server
2 15 (11.54%) Big Data
3 13 (10.00%) Data Mining
3 13 (10.00%) NoSQL
3 13 (10.00%) Oracle Database
4 6 (4.62%) DB2
5 5 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (2.31%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.31%) MySQL
6 3 (2.31%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.54%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.54%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 55 (42.31%) Git (software)
2 23 (17.69%) Maven
3 13 (10.00%) GitLab
4 12 (9.23%) Jenkins
5 9 (6.92%) Log4j
5 9 (6.92%) Mocha
6 8 (6.15%) Cucumber
6 8 (6.15%) Karma Test Runner
7 7 (5.38%) JUnit
7 7 (5.38%) Selenium
8 5 (3.85%) SoapUI
8 5 (3.85%) Subversion
9 4 (3.08%) JIRA
10 3 (2.31%) Ant
10 3 (2.31%) Artifactory
10 3 (2.31%) Grunt
10 3 (2.31%) gulp
10 3 (2.31%) TeamCity
11 2 (1.54%) GoCD
11 2 (1.54%) JMeter
General
1 34 (26.15%) Finance
2 23 (17.69%) Banking
3 14 (10.77%) Telecoms
4 10 (7.69%) Retail Banking
5 8 (6.15%) Financial Institution
6 6 (4.62%) Marketing
7 5 (3.85%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.54%) Advertising
8 2 (1.54%) Electronics
8 2 (1.54%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.54%) Retail
9 1 (0.77%) Games
Job Titles
1 60 (46.15%) Developer
2 25 (19.23%) Java Developer
3 17 (13.08%) Software Engineer
4 15 (11.54%) Lead Developer
4 15 (11.54%) Senior Developer
5 13 (10.00%) Consultant
6 12 (9.23%) Lead Java Developer
7 10 (7.69%) C# Developer
7 10 (7.69%) Java Team Leader
7 10 (7.69%) Team Leader
8 9 (6.92%) ServiceNow Developer
9 8 (6.15%) Architect
9 8 (6.15%) Digital Architect
9 8 (6.15%) Lead Architect
10 7 (5.38%) JavaScript Developer
10 7 (5.38%) Senior Java Developer
11 6 (4.62%) Product Consultant
12 5 (3.85%) Analyst
12 5 (3.85%) Development Manager
12 5 (3.85%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (43.85%) RESTful
2 42 (32.31%) Spring
3 34 (26.15%) AngularJS
4 32 (24.62%) SOAP
5 31 (23.85%) HTML
6 28 (21.54%) CSS
7 22 (16.92%) XML
8 19 (14.62%) JSP
9 18 (13.85%) JSON
10 17 (13.08%) .NET
11 16 (12.31%) JDBC
12 14 (10.77%) Java EE
12 14 (10.77%) React
12 14 (10.77%) REST
12 14 (10.77%) Spring Security
13 13 (10.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 13 (10.00%) OpenCV
13 13 (10.00%) Spring MVC
14 12 (9.23%) ASP.NET
14 12 (9.23%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.54%) Mobile App
2 13 (10.00%) Algorithms
2 13 (10.00%) Robotics
3 8 (6.15%) Mobile Banking
4 7 (5.38%) Online Banking
5 5 (3.85%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.54%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.54%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.77%) NHS
7 1 (0.77%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 35 (26.92%) Windows
2 33 (25.38%) Unix
3 23 (17.69%) Linux
4 9 (6.92%) Mac OS
5 8 (6.15%) Apple iOS
6 4 (3.08%) Android
7 3 (2.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (1.54%) Solaris
9 1 (0.77%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (32.31%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (28.46%) Software Engineering
3 32 (24.62%) Mentoring
4 29 (22.31%) MVC
5 21 (16.15%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (13.85%) DevOps
6 18 (13.85%) TDD
7 15 (11.54%) Test Automation
7 15 (11.54%) Workflow
8 14 (10.77%) Infrastructure Management
8 14 (10.77%) Innovative Thinking
8 14 (10.77%) SOA
9 13 (10.00%) Data Analysis
9 13 (10.00%) Deep Learning
9 13 (10.00%) Image Processing
9 13 (10.00%) Machine Learning
9 13 (10.00%) Mathematics
9 13 (10.00%) OO
9 13 (10.00%) Quantitative Analysis
9 13 (10.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 81 (62.31%) Java
2 42 (32.31%) SQL
3 35 (26.92%) JavaScript
4 25 (19.23%) C#
5 14 (10.77%) C++
6 10 (7.69%) Shell Script
7 8 (6.15%) PL/SQL
8 7 (5.38%) PHP
9 4 (3.08%) Python
10 3 (2.31%) Apple Swift
10 3 (2.31%) Bash Shell
10 3 (2.31%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.54%) Perl
11 2 (1.54%) Ruby
11 2 (1.54%) Scala
11 2 (1.54%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.54%) VBA
12 1 (0.77%) ES6
12 1 (0.77%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.77%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (11.54%) Degree
2 14 (10.77%) Security Cleared
3 13 (10.00%) Numerate Degree
4 7 (5.38%) ISEB
5 1 (0.77%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.85%) SLA
2 3 (2.31%) QA
System Software
1 9 (6.92%) Docker
2 1 (0.77%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.77%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (4.62%) Rancher
2 3 (2.31%) TeamSite
3 2 (1.54%) Ansible
3 2 (1.54%) HockeyApp
3 2 (1.54%) Terraform
4 1 (0.77%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.77%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 35 (26.92%) Oracle
2 9 (6.92%) ServiceNow
3 7 (5.38%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.62%) IBM
4 6 (4.62%) Misys
5 5 (3.85%) Cognizant
5 5 (3.85%) Remedy
6 3 (2.31%) TIBCO
7 2 (1.54%) Alterian
7 2 (1.54%) SAP
8 1 (0.77%) Apple
8 1 (0.77%) Cisco
8 1 (0.77%) HP
8 1 (0.77%) PayPal
8 1 (0.77%) VMware
8 1 (0.77%) Xamarin