Period
to 22 August 2019

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 22 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 55 46 45
Rank change year-on-year -9 -1 +23
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 122 116 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 4.84% 4.57% 4.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.31% 12.10% 12.85%
Number of salaries quoted 67 78 71
Edinburgh median annual salary £43,500 £38,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.99% -14.44% -
10th Percentile £35,250 £28,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £90,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year - -2.70% +2.78%

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 991 959 965
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 39.31% 37.74% 37.96%
Number of salaries quoted 591 602 604
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -11.11%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,750 £28,975
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £64,625
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +8.43% -2.35%

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 22 August 2019.

Salary histogram for Web Services in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 August 2019, 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 73 (59.84%) JavaScript
2 70 (57.38%) Software Engineering
3 66 (54.10%) Java
4 61 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 55 (45.08%) Test Automation
6 54 (44.26%) Finance
7 53 (43.44%) TDD
8 51 (41.80%) Continuous Integration
9 45 (36.89%) RESTful
10 44 (36.07%) Node.js
11 42 (34.43%) React
12 41 (33.61%) Linux
13 36 (29.51%) AWS
14 35 (28.69%) BDD
15 34 (27.87%) Spring
15 34 (27.87%) Problem-Solving
16 33 (27.05%) Selenium
16 33 (27.05%) C#
16 33 (27.05%) Mentoring
17 32 (26.23%) Git (software)
18 29 (23.77%) AngularJS
19 28 (22.95%) OO
19 28 (22.95%) Windows
20 26 (21.31%) Jenkins
21 25 (20.49%) SQL
21 25 (20.49%) Degree
22 24 (19.67%) Machine Learning
23 23 (18.85%) Coaching
24 22 (18.03%) DevOps
24 22 (18.03%) Mathematics

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 11 (9.02%) Tomcat
2 10 (8.20%) JBoss
3 9 (7.38%) Apache
4 8 (6.56%) Jetty
4 8 (6.56%) nginx
Business Applications
1 10 (8.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.82%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.82%) SAP FI-AR
Cloud Services
1 36 (29.51%) AWS
2 13 (10.66%) Azure
2 13 (10.66%) Serverless
3 9 (7.38%) IaaS
4 8 (6.56%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (3.28%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (2.46%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (1.64%) Office 365
7 2 (1.64%) PaaS
7 2 (1.64%) Power Platform
7 2 (1.64%) SaaS
8 1 (0.82%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.82%) Azure Stack
8 1 (0.82%) GitHub
8 1 (0.82%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.56%) HTTP
2 3 (2.46%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (14.75%) Big Data
1 18 (14.75%) Data Mining
2 4 (3.28%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.46%) Amazon Athena
4 2 (1.64%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.64%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (1.64%) Power BI
4 2 (1.64%) QlikView
5 1 (0.82%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (0.82%) MySQL
5 1 (0.82%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 33 (27.05%) Selenium
2 32 (26.23%) Git (software)
3 26 (21.31%) Jenkins
4 12 (9.84%) Mocha
4 12 (9.84%) webpack
5 11 (9.02%) Subversion
6 8 (6.56%) SoapUI
7 7 (5.74%) JUnit
8 5 (4.10%) Cucumber
8 5 (4.10%) Maven
9 3 (2.46%) JIRA
9 3 (2.46%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (1.64%) Gradle
10 2 (1.64%) IntelliJ
10 2 (1.64%) JMeter
10 2 (1.64%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.82%) Babel
11 1 (0.82%) Hudson
11 1 (0.82%) Mockito
11 1 (0.82%) MSTest
General
1 54 (44.26%) Finance
2 2 (1.64%) Banking
3 1 (0.82%) Advertising
3 1 (0.82%) Legal
3 1 (0.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 39 (31.97%) Developer
2 33 (27.05%) Software Engineer
3 30 (24.59%) Senior Software Engineer
4 19 (15.57%) Senior Developer
5 18 (14.75%) C++ Software Engineer
5 18 (14.75%) Java Developer
5 18 (14.75%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
6 14 (11.48%) Software Developer
7 12 (9.84%) JavaScript Engineer
8 11 (9.02%) Senior Java Developer
8 11 (9.02%) Senior Software Developer
9 10 (8.20%) Cloud Engineer
9 10 (8.20%) DevOps Engineer
10 9 (7.38%) Senior Cloud Engineer
11 8 (6.56%) .NET Developer
11 8 (6.56%) .NET Software Developer
12 6 (4.92%) Angular Developer
12 6 (4.92%) Full Stack Developer
12 6 (4.92%) Senior .NET Developer
12 6 (4.92%) Senior .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (36.89%) RESTful
2 44 (36.07%) Node.js
3 42 (34.43%) React
4 34 (27.87%) Spring
5 29 (23.77%) AngularJS
6 22 (18.03%) SOAP
7 18 (14.75%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 18 (14.75%) OpenCV
8 17 (13.93%) Ember.js
9 16 (13.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 15 (12.30%) .NET
10 15 (12.30%) CSS
10 15 (12.30%) HTML
10 15 (12.30%) Java EE
11 14 (11.48%) REST
12 13 (10.66%) Spring Boot
13 12 (9.84%) Chai
13 12 (9.84%) Enzyme
13 12 (9.84%) Redux
13 12 (9.84%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.57%) Algorithms
2 18 (14.75%) Robotics
3 17 (13.93%) Mobile App
4 14 (11.48%) Cloud Native
5 10 (8.20%) Public Cloud
6 8 (6.56%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.64%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.82%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.82%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.82%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.82%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 41 (33.61%) Linux
2 28 (22.95%) Windows
3 9 (7.38%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.64%) Unix
5 1 (0.82%) Android
5 1 (0.82%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.82%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (57.38%) Software Engineering
2 61 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (45.08%) Test Automation
4 53 (43.44%) TDD
5 51 (41.80%) Continuous Integration
6 35 (28.69%) BDD
7 34 (27.87%) Problem-Solving
8 33 (27.05%) Mentoring
9 28 (22.95%) OO
10 24 (19.67%) Machine Learning
11 23 (18.85%) Coaching
12 22 (18.03%) DevOps
12 22 (18.03%) Mathematics
13 18 (14.75%) Data Analysis
13 18 (14.75%) Deep Learning
13 18 (14.75%) Image Processing
13 18 (14.75%) Innovative Thinking
14 15 (12.30%) High Availability
14 15 (12.30%) Low Latency
15 13 (10.66%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 73 (59.84%) JavaScript
2 66 (54.10%) Java
3 33 (27.05%) C#
4 25 (20.49%) SQL
5 19 (15.57%) C++
6 17 (13.93%) Python
7 12 (9.84%) Java 8
8 10 (8.20%) Ruby
9 2 (1.64%) ES6
9 2 (1.64%) Java 9
9 2 (1.64%) R
9 2 (1.64%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.82%) ABAP
10 1 (0.82%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.82%) Groovy
10 1 (0.82%) PHP
10 1 (0.82%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 25 (20.49%) Degree
2 18 (14.75%) Numerate Degree
3 4 (3.28%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.64%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.64%) GDPR
System Software
1 11 (9.02%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (10.66%) Kubernetes
2 10 (8.20%) Ansible
3 9 (7.38%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (6.56%) Docker Swarm
4 8 (6.56%) Puppet
5 3 (2.46%) Terraform
6 1 (0.82%) Rancher
Vendors
1 9 (7.38%) Red Hat
2 3 (2.46%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.64%) Cognos
3 2 (1.64%) IBM
3 2 (1.64%) New Relic
3 2 (1.64%) Tableau
4 1 (0.82%) Atlassian
4 1 (0.82%) Blue Prism
4 1 (0.82%) Google
4 1 (0.82%) Oracle
4 1 (0.82%) SAP
4 1 (0.82%) UiPath
4 1 (0.82%) Xamarin