Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 57 56 55
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1 -29
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 98 103 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 4.06% 3.97% 3.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.25% 10.59% 10.55%
Number of salaries quoted 67 61 39
Edinburgh median annual salary £39,000 £36,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -20.00% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £34,900
90th Percentile £65,000 £56,250 £56,150
Scotland median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% - -

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 956 973 806
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 39.65% 37.51% 37.11%
Number of salaries quoted 615 644 555
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +1.25%

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 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Web Services in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 65 (66.33%) Java
2 42 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 37 (37.76%) Software Engineering
4 30 (30.61%) Linux
5 28 (28.57%) OO
5 28 (28.57%) CSS
6 27 (27.55%) Hibernate
7 26 (26.53%) C#
7 26 (26.53%) SQL
7 26 (26.53%) Spring
8 23 (23.47%) SOAP
9 21 (21.43%) .NET
10 20 (20.41%) jQuery
10 20 (20.41%) Java 8
11 18 (18.37%) Unit Testing
11 18 (18.37%) Degree
12 17 (17.35%) Finance
12 17 (17.35%) SQL Server
12 17 (17.35%) Amazon AWS
13 16 (16.33%) RESTful
13 16 (16.33%) Mathematics
13 16 (16.33%) REST
13 16 (16.33%) JUnit
13 16 (16.33%) HTML
13 16 (16.33%) Windows
14 15 (15.31%) SoapUI
14 15 (15.31%) AngularJS
14 15 (15.31%) Mentoring
15 14 (14.29%) Innovative Thinking

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 (11.22%) IIS
2 4 (4.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (3.06%) Apache
4 2 (2.04%) Confluence
4 2 (2.04%) JBoss
4 2 (2.04%) WildFly
5 1 (1.02%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.02%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.02%) SAS
5 1 (1.02%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (1.02%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 17 (17.35%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (9.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.06%) Serverless
4 2 (2.04%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (2.04%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (2.04%) Office 365
4 2 (2.04%) OpenShift
4 2 (2.04%) PaaS
5 1 (1.02%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (1.02%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.16%) DNS
2 1 (1.02%) DHCP
2 1 (1.02%) Firewall
2 1 (1.02%) IPsec
2 1 (1.02%) LAN
2 1 (1.02%) Network Security
2 1 (1.02%) SSH
2 1 (1.02%) SSL
2 1 (1.02%) VLAN
2 1 (1.02%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (17.35%) SQL Server
2 14 (14.29%) Big Data
3 13 (13.27%) Data Mining
4 11 (11.22%) MySQL
5 6 (6.12%) Relational Database
5 6 (6.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (6.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (3.06%) NoSQL
6 3 (3.06%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.02%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.02%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.02%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.02%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 16 (16.33%) JUnit
2 15 (15.31%) SoapUI
3 12 (12.24%) Hudson
4 9 (9.18%) IntelliJ
5 8 (8.16%) Visual Studio
6 7 (7.14%) Eclipse
6 7 (7.14%) Jenkins
7 6 (6.12%) Git (software)
7 6 (6.12%) JIRA
7 6 (6.12%) LoadRunner
8 5 (5.10%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (4.08%) Cucumber
10 3 (3.06%) NUnit
10 3 (3.06%) Selenium
11 2 (2.04%) JMeter
11 2 (2.04%) RSpec
12 1 (1.02%) Maven
12 1 (1.02%) MSTest
12 1 (1.02%) TestNG
General
1 17 (17.35%) Finance
2 13 (13.27%) Military
3 9 (9.18%) Banking
4 2 (2.04%) Marketing
5 1 (1.02%) Advertising
5 1 (1.02%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 56 (57.14%) Developer
2 32 (32.65%) Java Developer
3 20 (20.41%) Software Engineer
4 18 (18.37%) Senior Developer
5 15 (15.31%) Senior Java Developer
6 13 (13.27%) .NET Developer
7 12 (12.24%) Junior
8 7 (7.14%) Graduate
8 7 (7.14%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 6 (6.12%) Junior Developer
9 6 (6.12%) Junior Java Developer
9 6 (6.12%) Junior Software Engineer
10 5 (5.10%) VB.NET Developer
11 4 (4.08%) Architect
11 4 (4.08%) Cloud Engineer
11 4 (4.08%) Full Stack Developer
11 4 (4.08%) Java Engineer
11 4 (4.08%) Senior Cloud Engineer
11 4 (4.08%) Technical Architect
12 3 (3.06%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (28.57%) CSS
2 27 (27.55%) Hibernate
3 26 (26.53%) Spring
4 23 (23.47%) SOAP
5 21 (21.43%) .NET
6 20 (20.41%) jQuery
7 16 (16.33%) HTML
7 16 (16.33%) REST
7 16 (16.33%) RESTful
8 15 (15.31%) AngularJS
9 14 (14.29%) ASP.NET
9 14 (14.29%) Java EE
10 13 (13.27%) Apache MINA
10 13 (13.27%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 13 (13.27%) JDBC
10 13 (13.27%) OpenCV
11 10 (10.20%) .NET Framework
11 10 (10.20%) Sass
11 10 (10.20%) XML
12 9 (9.18%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.27%) Algorithms
1 13 (13.27%) Fintech
1 13 (13.27%) Robotics
2 6 (6.12%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.08%) Public Cloud
4 3 (3.06%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.06%) Cloud Native
5 2 (2.04%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.04%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.02%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.02%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 30 (30.61%) Linux
2 16 (16.33%) Windows
3 6 (6.12%) Android
3 6 (6.12%) Windows Server
4 4 (4.08%) Apple iOS
5 3 (3.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.04%) Debian
7 1 (1.02%) CentOS
7 1 (1.02%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.02%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (37.76%) Software Engineering
3 28 (28.57%) OO
4 18 (18.37%) Unit Testing
5 16 (16.33%) Mathematics
6 15 (15.31%) Mentoring
7 14 (14.29%) Innovative Thinking
8 13 (13.27%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (13.27%) Data Analysis
8 13 (13.27%) Deep Learning
8 13 (13.27%) Dependency Injection
8 13 (13.27%) Image Processing
8 13 (13.27%) Inversion of Control
8 13 (13.27%) Machine Learning
8 13 (13.27%) Test Automation
8 13 (13.27%) Web Development
9 8 (8.16%) Problem-Solving
9 8 (8.16%) Release Management
9 8 (8.16%) TDD
10 7 (7.14%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 65 (66.33%) Java
2 42 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 26 (26.53%) C#
3 26 (26.53%) SQL
4 20 (20.41%) Java 8
5 13 (13.27%) C++
6 7 (7.14%) Python
6 7 (7.14%) Ruby
6 7 (7.14%) VB.NET
7 6 (6.12%) T-SQL
8 5 (5.10%) PowerShell
9 4 (4.08%) PHP
10 3 (3.06%) Java 9
10 3 (3.06%) Kotlin
10 3 (3.06%) Perl
10 3 (3.06%) PL/SQL
11 2 (2.04%) Apple Swift
12 1 (1.02%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.02%) R
12 1 (1.02%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (18.37%) Degree
2 13 (13.27%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (2.04%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (2.04%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.02%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.02%) Postgraduate
4 1 (1.02%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.04%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.02%) GDPR
System Software
1 9 (9.18%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.06%) Docker
3 1 (1.02%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 5 (5.10%) Ansible
1 5 (5.10%) Kubernetes
1 5 (5.10%) Terraform
2 3 (3.06%) Puppet
3 2 (2.04%) Mesos
3 2 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.02%) Oozie
4 1 (1.02%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 13 (13.27%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.14%) Oracle
2 7 (7.14%) Red Hat
3 6 (6.12%) HP
4 3 (3.06%) New Relic
5 2 (2.04%) Cognizant
5 2 (2.04%) Google
5 2 (2.04%) RedGate
6 1 (1.02%) Ab Initio
6 1 (1.02%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.02%) Cisco
6 1 (1.02%) Fortinet
6 1 (1.02%) Juniper
6 1 (1.02%) Palo Alto