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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 38 33
Rank change year-on-year -2 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 53 66 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 4.73% 4.93% 6.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.23% 16.75% 17.94%
Number of salaries quoted 37 45 59
Median salary £47,500 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -15.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £30,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £55,000 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.22% +5.88%  

Web Services is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 472 394 496
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 42.11% 29.42% 36.71%
Number of salaries quoted 303 283 333
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,858 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing Web Services as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Web Services in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 54 (52.43%) Java
2 42 (40.78%) JavaScript
3 38 (36.89%) HTML
3 38 (36.89%) CSS
3 38 (36.89%) Linux
4 36 (34.95%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (33.98%) RESTful
5 35 (33.98%) Finance
6 30 (29.13%) Hibernate
7 29 (28.16%) XML
7 29 (28.16%) SOA
8 28 (27.18%) SQL
9 24 (23.30%) JSON
10 23 (22.33%) Spring
10 23 (22.33%) OO
10 23 (22.33%) Mentoring
11 22 (21.36%) Jenkins
12 21 (20.39%) Python
12 21 (20.39%) Open Source
13 20 (19.42%) SOAP
13 20 (19.42%) C#
13 20 (19.42%) .NET
13 20 (19.42%) MVC
14 19 (18.45%) Red Hat
14 19 (18.45%) JPA
15 18 (17.48%) Web Development
15 18 (17.48%) MySQL
15 18 (17.48%) Windows
15 18 (17.48%) Apache
16 17 (16.50%) SQL Server

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 18 (17.48%) Apache
2 14 (13.59%) Tomcat
3 13 (12.62%) JBoss
4 9 (8.74%) IIS
5 8 (7.77%) Alfresco
5 8 (7.77%) WebLogic
5 8 (7.77%) WebSphere
5 8 (7.77%) WebSphere Application Server
6 7 (6.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (3.88%) nginx
8 3 (2.91%) Confluence
9 2 (1.94%) CMS
10 1 (0.97%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.97%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.97%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (0.97%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 2 (1.94%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.94%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (1.94%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.97%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.97%) HFM
2 1 (0.97%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.97%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.97%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.97%) Oracle E-Business Tax
2 1 (0.97%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.97%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.65%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (9.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (6.80%) SaaS
4 4 (3.88%) iPaaS
4 4 (3.88%) PaaS
5 1 (0.97%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.74%) iSCSI
1 9 (8.74%) NAS
1 9 (8.74%) SAN
1 9 (8.74%) WAN
2 8 (7.77%) Firewall
3 4 (3.88%) DNS
4 3 (2.91%) DHCP
4 3 (2.91%) HTTP
5 1 (0.97%) Internet
5 1 (0.97%) LDAP
5 1 (0.97%) SMTP
5 1 (0.97%) SSL
5 1 (0.97%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (17.48%) MySQL
2 17 (16.50%) SQL Server
3 16 (15.53%) NoSQL
4 7 (6.80%) Oracle Database
5 5 (4.85%) Azure SQL Database
6 4 (3.88%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.94%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.94%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.94%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.97%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.97%) Big Data
8 1 (0.97%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.97%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.97%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.97%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.97%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 22 (21.36%) Jenkins
2 17 (16.50%) Maven
3 16 (15.53%) Git (software)
4 15 (14.56%) Selenium
5 8 (7.77%) Artifactory
5 8 (7.77%) JUnit
5 8 (7.77%) Subversion
6 7 (6.80%) Mocha
7 6 (5.83%) Eclipse
8 5 (4.85%) Karma Test Runner
8 5 (4.85%) NSubstitute
8 5 (4.85%) Visual Studio
8 5 (4.85%) webpack
9 4 (3.88%) Oracle APEX
10 3 (2.91%) JIRA
10 3 (2.91%) Moq
10 3 (2.91%) NUnit
11 2 (1.94%) HttpUnit
11 2 (1.94%) JMeter
11 2 (1.94%) SoapUI
General
1 35 (33.98%) Finance
2 9 (8.74%) Games
3 7 (6.80%) Banking
4 2 (1.94%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.94%) Retail
4 2 (1.94%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.97%) Advertising
5 1 (0.97%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.97%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 48 (46.60%) Developer
2 18 (17.48%) Java Developer
3 17 (16.50%) Architect
4 13 (12.62%) Applications Developer
4 13 (12.62%) Web Developer
5 12 (11.65%) Technical Architect
6 9 (8.74%) Systems Engineer
7 8 (7.77%) Lead Architect
7 8 (7.77%) Open Source Developer
7 8 (7.77%) Python Developer
7 8 (7.77%) Python Web Developer
7 8 (7.77%) Web Applications Developer
8 7 (6.80%) C# Developer
8 7 (6.80%) DevOps Engineer
8 7 (6.80%) Software Developer
9 6 (5.83%) Java Architect
9 6 (5.83%) Linux Engineer
9 6 (5.83%) Linux Systems Engineer
9 6 (5.83%) Senior Software Engineer
9 6 (5.83%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (36.89%) CSS
1 38 (36.89%) HTML
2 35 (33.98%) RESTful
3 30 (29.13%) Hibernate
4 29 (28.16%) XML
5 24 (23.30%) JSON
6 23 (22.33%) Spring
7 20 (19.42%) .NET
7 20 (19.42%) SOAP
8 19 (18.45%) JPA
9 17 (16.50%) AngularJS
10 15 (14.56%) RichFaces
11 14 (13.59%) HTML5
11 14 (13.59%) jQuery
12 13 (12.62%) Apache OpenJPA
12 13 (12.62%) ASP.NET
12 13 (12.62%) ASP.NET MVC
12 13 (12.62%) CSS3
12 13 (12.62%) JSF
13 11 (10.68%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.88%) Mobile Banking
2 3 (2.91%) Fintech
2 3 (2.91%) Online Banking
3 2 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.94%) User Experience
3 2 (1.94%) W3C
4 1 (0.97%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.97%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.97%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.97%) Private Cloud
4 1 (0.97%) Public Cloud
4 1 (0.97%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 38 (36.89%) Linux
2 18 (17.48%) Windows
3 13 (12.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (10.68%) Windows Server
5 9 (8.74%) Ubuntu
6 4 (3.88%) Android
6 4 (3.88%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.94%) Unix
8 1 (0.97%) CentOS
8 1 (0.97%) FreeBSD
8 1 (0.97%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (34.95%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (28.16%) SOA
3 23 (22.33%) Mentoring
3 23 (22.33%) OO
4 21 (20.39%) Open Source
5 20 (19.42%) MVC
6 18 (17.48%) Web Development
7 17 (16.50%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (14.56%) Use Case
9 14 (13.59%) Scrum
9 14 (13.59%) Software Engineering
10 13 (12.62%) BPMN
10 13 (12.62%) Domain Models
10 13 (12.62%) OOA/OOD
10 13 (12.62%) UML
11 12 (11.65%) Wireframes
12 11 (10.68%) BDD
12 11 (10.68%) Configuration Management
12 11 (10.68%) TDD
13 9 (8.74%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (52.43%) Java
2 42 (40.78%) JavaScript
3 28 (27.18%) SQL
4 21 (20.39%) Python
5 20 (19.42%) C#
6 10 (9.71%) Bash Shell
7 9 (8.74%) PL/SQL
7 9 (8.74%) PowerShell
8 6 (5.83%) PHP
9 5 (4.85%) XPath
10 3 (2.91%) Perl
10 3 (2.91%) Ruby
11 2 (1.94%) ES6
11 2 (1.94%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.97%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (9.71%) Security Cleared
2 7 (6.80%) Degree
3 1 (0.97%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.91%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.91%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.97%) NFS
Systems Management
1 17 (16.50%) Puppet
2 16 (15.53%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (6.80%) Check_MK
3 7 (6.80%) Nagios
4 4 (3.88%) Ansible
5 1 (0.97%) Packer
5 1 (0.97%) Terraform
5 1 (0.97%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 19 (18.45%) Red Hat
2 14 (13.59%) Oracle
3 9 (8.74%) Brocade
3 9 (8.74%) Cisco
3 9 (8.74%) Citrix
3 9 (8.74%) Percona
3 9 (8.74%) Riverbed
3 9 (8.74%) VMware
4 7 (6.80%) Microsoft
4 7 (6.80%) Palo Alto
4 7 (6.80%) Perforce
5 5 (4.85%) MuleSoft
6 3 (2.91%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.94%) Alterian
7 2 (1.94%) Cognos
8 1 (0.97%) Facebook
8 1 (0.97%) Google
8 1 (0.97%) Hyperion
8 1 (0.97%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.97%) Twitter
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