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

Web Services
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 47 72
Rank change year-on-year -1 +25 -48
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 118 132 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 4.67% 4.89% 2.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.72% 13.41% 9.07%
Number of salaries quoted 79 73 29
Edinburgh median annual salary £38,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.44% - -
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,000 £33,250
90th Percentile £61,000 £90,000 £67,208
Scotland median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +2.22% +3.45% -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 1,007 984 761
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 39.88% 36.47% 32.86%
Number of salaries quoted 630 631 535
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,875 £65,000 £59,750
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +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 18 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Web Services in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 89 (75.42%) Java
2 49 (41.53%) Software Engineering
3 43 (36.44%) C#
4 42 (35.59%) Linux
5 41 (34.75%) JavaScript
5 41 (34.75%) Agile Software Development
6 33 (27.97%) Finance
7 32 (27.12%) SOAP
7 32 (27.12%) Degree
8 29 (24.58%) Spring
8 29 (24.58%) Big Data
8 29 (24.58%) OO
9 28 (23.73%) Windows
10 27 (22.88%) Mathematics
10 27 (22.88%) Innovative Thinking
11 26 (22.03%) CSS
11 26 (22.03%) Military
12 25 (21.19%) Data Analysis
12 25 (21.19%) C++
12 25 (21.19%) SQL
12 25 (21.19%) Data Mining
12 25 (21.19%) Robotics
12 25 (21.19%) Machine Learning
12 25 (21.19%) OpenCV
12 25 (21.19%) Image Processing
12 25 (21.19%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 25 (21.19%) Numerate Degree
12 25 (21.19%) Deep Learning
12 25 (21.19%) Algorithms
13 24 (20.34%) REST

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 7 (5.93%) IIS
2 6 (5.08%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (3.39%) Apache Pig
3 4 (3.39%) Apache Spark
4 3 (2.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (1.69%) CMS
5 2 (1.69%) Confluence
5 2 (1.69%) JBoss
5 2 (1.69%) WildFly
6 1 (0.85%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.85%) SAS
6 1 (0.85%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.85%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 2 (1.69%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 17 (14.41%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.24%) GitHub
2 5 (4.24%) Serverless
3 4 (3.39%) IaaS
3 4 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.54%) Amazon EMR
4 3 (2.54%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (2.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.69%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 2 (1.69%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (1.69%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.69%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (1.69%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.69%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.85%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.24%) Firewall
1 5 (4.24%) HTTP
1 5 (4.24%) LAN
2 4 (3.39%) DNS
2 4 (3.39%) WAN
3 2 (1.69%) Network Security
4 1 (0.85%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.85%) DHCP
4 1 (0.85%) IPsec
4 1 (0.85%) SSH
4 1 (0.85%) SSL
4 1 (0.85%) VLAN
4 1 (0.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (24.58%) Big Data
2 25 (21.19%) Data Mining
3 19 (16.10%) SQL Server
4 10 (8.47%) Relational Database
5 6 (5.08%) MySQL
5 6 (5.08%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (3.39%) NoSQL
7 3 (2.54%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (2.54%) Apache Hive
7 3 (2.54%) Hadoop
7 3 (2.54%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.69%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.69%) Sqoop
9 1 (0.85%) DB2
9 1 (0.85%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.85%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (13.56%) JUnit
1 16 (13.56%) SoapUI
2 12 (10.17%) Jenkins
3 11 (9.32%) Git (software)
4 10 (8.47%) Hudson
5 7 (5.93%) IntelliJ
5 7 (5.93%) JIRA
6 6 (5.08%) Maven
7 5 (4.24%) Eclipse
8 4 (3.39%) Cucumber
8 4 (3.39%) Visual Studio
9 3 (2.54%) Selenium
9 3 (2.54%) Subversion
9 3 (2.54%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (1.69%) JMeter
10 2 (1.69%) RSpec
10 2 (1.69%) TestNG
11 1 (0.85%) LoadRunner
11 1 (0.85%) NetBeans
11 1 (0.85%) NUnit
General
1 33 (27.97%) Finance
2 26 (22.03%) Military
3 6 (5.08%) Banking
4 4 (3.39%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.69%) Marketing
6 1 (0.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 56 (47.46%) Developer
2 34 (28.81%) Java Developer
2 34 (28.81%) Software Engineer
3 22 (18.64%) Senior Developer
4 17 (14.41%) Junior
4 17 (14.41%) Senior Java Developer
5 12 (10.17%) Java Engineer
6 10 (8.47%) Graduate
6 10 (8.47%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 9 (7.63%) Junior Software Engineer
8 8 (6.78%) .NET Developer
8 8 (6.78%) Senior Java Engineer
9 7 (5.93%) Software Developer
10 6 (5.08%) Java Programmer
10 6 (5.08%) Java Software Engineer
10 6 (5.08%) Junior Developer
10 6 (5.08%) Junior Java Developer
10 6 (5.08%) Programmer
10 6 (5.08%) Senior Java Programmer
10 6 (5.08%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (27.12%) SOAP
2 29 (24.58%) Spring
3 26 (22.03%) CSS
4 25 (21.19%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 25 (21.19%) OpenCV
5 24 (20.34%) Hibernate
5 24 (20.34%) REST
6 20 (16.95%) .NET
7 18 (15.25%) jQuery
8 17 (14.41%) ASP.NET
8 17 (14.41%) HTML
9 16 (13.56%) RESTful
10 15 (12.71%) AngularJS
11 12 (10.17%) Java EE
12 11 (9.32%) Apache MINA
12 11 (9.32%) JDBC
13 9 (7.63%) JSON
13 9 (7.63%) Node.js
14 8 (6.78%) .NET Framework
15 7 (5.93%) React
Miscellaneous
1 25 (21.19%) Algorithms
1 25 (21.19%) Robotics
2 14 (11.86%) Fintech
3 7 (5.93%) Mobile App
3 7 (5.93%) Public Cloud
4 6 (5.08%) Smartphone
5 4 (3.39%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.54%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.54%) Cloud Native
7 2 (1.69%) Blog
7 2 (1.69%) Enterprise Cloud
7 2 (1.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 42 (35.59%) Linux
2 28 (23.73%) Windows
3 8 (6.78%) Android
3 8 (6.78%) Windows Server
4 6 (5.08%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.69%) Debian
6 2 (1.69%) Unix
7 1 (0.85%) CentOS
7 1 (0.85%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (41.53%) Software Engineering
2 41 (34.75%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (24.58%) OO
4 27 (22.88%) Innovative Thinking
4 27 (22.88%) Mathematics
5 25 (21.19%) Data Analysis
5 25 (21.19%) Deep Learning
5 25 (21.19%) Image Processing
5 25 (21.19%) Machine Learning
6 20 (16.95%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (15.25%) Test Automation
7 18 (15.25%) Unit Testing
8 13 (11.02%) MVC
9 11 (9.32%) Dependency Injection
9 11 (9.32%) DevOps
9 11 (9.32%) Inversion of Control
9 11 (9.32%) Mentoring
9 11 (9.32%) Web Development
10 10 (8.47%) TDD
11 9 (7.63%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 89 (75.42%) Java
2 43 (36.44%) C#
3 41 (34.75%) JavaScript
4 25 (21.19%) C++
4 25 (21.19%) SQL
5 16 (13.56%) Java 8
6 12 (10.17%) Ruby
7 11 (9.32%) Python
8 8 (6.78%) Kotlin
9 6 (5.08%) VB.NET
10 5 (4.24%) PL/SQL
11 3 (2.54%) Bash Shell
11 3 (2.54%) Java 9
11 3 (2.54%) PHP
12 2 (1.69%) Apple Swift
12 2 (1.69%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.69%) R
12 2 (1.69%) Scala
12 2 (1.69%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (27.12%) Degree
2 25 (21.19%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (1.69%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (1.69%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.85%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.85%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.54%) SLA
2 2 (1.69%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.85%) GDPR
System Software
1 5 (4.24%) Docker
2 3 (2.54%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.69%) HDFS
3 2 (1.69%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 6 (5.08%) Terraform
2 5 (4.24%) Ansible
2 5 (4.24%) Puppet
3 4 (3.39%) Kubernetes
4 3 (2.54%) Oozie
5 2 (1.69%) Mesos
5 2 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.69%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 12 (10.17%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.47%) Oracle
3 5 (4.24%) Cisco
3 5 (4.24%) Red Hat
4 2 (1.69%) Ab Initio
4 2 (1.69%) Google
4 2 (1.69%) New Relic
5 1 (0.85%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.85%) CheckPoint
5 1 (0.85%) Fortinet
5 1 (0.85%) HP
5 1 (0.85%) Juniper
5 1 (0.85%) Palo Alto