Period
to 26 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 26 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
UK > England
6 months to
26 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 41 50 39
Rank change year-on-year +9 -11 +1
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 2,572 6,234 8,767
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 5.68% 4.96% 5.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.96% 13.23% 14.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2,499 5,549 7,527
Median annual salary £67,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.39% +4.55% +10.00%
10th Percentile £37,000 £35,000 £33,249
90th Percentile £128,750 £105,000 £82,500
UK median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year +18.18% +1.85% +8.00%

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 England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 19,850 47,127 61,671
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 43.87% 37.49% 40.17%
Number of salaries quoted 17,084 39,225 51,327
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £85,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +6.80% +3.00%

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Web Services as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Web Services in England

Web Services
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Web Services in England.

Salary trend for Web Services in England

Web Services
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Web Services in England over the 6 months to 26 October 2020.

Salary histogram for Web Services in England

Web Services
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the England region over the 6 months to 26 October 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +23 1,525 £85,000 +13.33% 193
South East -11 358 £50,000 - 60
North of England -10 276 £51,000 +7.37% 93
South West -4 168 £50,000 +11.11% 56
Midlands -21 157 £45,000 - 68
North West -16 148 £55,000 +15.79% 50
Yorkshire +5 90 £45,000 -5.26% 29
West Midlands -26 82 £42,500 -5.56% 35
East of England -5 80 £60,000 +14.29% 20
East Midlands +2 75 £50,000 +6.38% 33
North East +21 37 £45,500 -4.21% 14
Web Services
UK

For the 6 months to 26 October 2020, 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 England region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 1,281 (49.81%) Agile Software Development
2 1,234 (47.98%) AWS
3 1,163 (45.22%) JavaScript
4 1,060 (41.21%) Java
5 951 (36.98%) Finance
6 883 (34.33%) SQL
7 836 (32.50%) Python
8 757 (29.43%) Azure
9 684 (26.59%) .NET
10 664 (25.82%) Software Engineering
11 647 (25.16%) AngularJS
12 639 (24.84%) C#
13 602 (23.41%) DevOps
14 577 (22.43%) HTML
15 567 (22.05%) Asset Management
16 545 (21.19%) REST
17 532 (20.68%) Hedge funds
18 514 (19.98%) CSS
19 512 (19.91%) SQL Server
20 510 (19.83%) React
21 494 (19.21%) Fixed Income
22 492 (19.13%) Microservices
23 463 (18.00%) Front Office
24 417 (16.21%) Scrum
25 413 (16.06%) Git (software)
26 407 (15.82%) TDD
27 396 (15.40%) Docker
28 395 (15.36%) Investment Management
29 384 (14.93%) Vue.js
30 371 (14.42%) Equities

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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
1 165 (6.42%) Apache
2 78 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
2 78 (3.03%) Tomcat
3 66 (2.57%) Confluence
4 63 (2.45%) CMS
5 35 (1.36%) IIS
6 32 (1.24%) SharePoint
7 28 (1.09%) Apache Spark
8 27 (1.05%) nginx
9 16 (0.62%) WebSphere
10 15 (0.58%) Oracle Workflow
11 12 (0.47%) EPiServer
11 12 (0.47%) Umbraco
12 10 (0.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 9 (0.35%) Apache Solr
13 9 (0.35%) JBoss
13 9 (0.35%) MTS
13 9 (0.35%) OpenStack
14 8 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
15 6 (0.23%) WebLogic
Applications
1 16 (0.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (0.35%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (0.27%) Photoshop
4 6 (0.23%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.16%) Chatbot
6 3 (0.12%) Figma
6 3 (0.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 109 (4.24%) Markit EDM
2 70 (2.72%) Eagle PACE
2 70 (2.72%) PolarLake
3 57 (2.22%) R3 Corda
4 50 (1.94%) Distributed Ledger
5 46 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
6 39 (1.52%) SimCorp Dimension
7 22 (0.86%) SAP Hybris
8 19 (0.74%) Remedy ITSM
9 16 (0.62%) Magento
10 15 (0.58%) Siebel CRM
11 12 (0.47%) Oracle Receivables
12 11 (0.43%) Oracle ERP
13 10 (0.39%) Oracle Payables
14 7 (0.27%) Salesforce.com CRM
15 6 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
15 6 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
15 6 (0.23%) SAP SD
16 4 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
16 4 (0.16%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 1,234 (47.98%) AWS
2 757 (29.43%) Azure
3 341 (13.26%) GCP
4 294 (11.43%) Serverless
5 252 (9.80%) AWS Lambda
6 169 (6.57%) Amazon EC2
7 168 (6.53%) SaaS
8 143 (5.56%) Amazon S3
9 112 (4.35%) Amazon ECS
10 98 (3.81%) PaaS
11 84 (3.27%) GitHub
12 77 (2.99%) IaaS
13 65 (2.53%) Apigee
14 58 (2.26%) Cloud Computing
15 48 (1.87%) npm
16 45 (1.75%) Amazon SQS
17 41 (1.59%) Dynamics 365
18 39 (1.52%) Office 365
18 39 (1.52%) OpenShift
18 39 (1.52%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 68 (2.64%) HTTP
2 35 (1.36%) DNS
2 35 (1.36%) TCP/IP
3 33 (1.28%) Internet
4 27 (1.05%) VPN
5 23 (0.89%) Firewall
5 23 (0.89%) SSL
6 16 (0.62%) Skype
7 13 (0.51%) RTP
8 12 (0.47%) Network Security
9 11 (0.43%) SAN
10 9 (0.35%) FTP
10 9 (0.35%) Kerberos
10 9 (0.35%) VoIP
11 7 (0.27%) HTTPS
11 7 (0.27%) Intranet
12 6 (0.23%) DHCP
12 6 (0.23%) LAN
12 6 (0.23%) WebEx
13 5 (0.19%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 512 (19.91%) SQL Server
2 295 (11.47%) MySQL
3 212 (8.24%) PostgreSQL
4 164 (6.38%) NoSQL
5 136 (5.29%) MongoDB
6 120 (4.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 107 (4.16%) Data Warehouse
8 102 (3.97%) Amazon Redshift
9 79 (3.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 74 (2.88%) Relational Database
11 65 (2.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 57 (2.22%) Blockchain
13 54 (2.10%) Big Data
14 49 (1.91%) Redis
15 41 (1.59%) Hadoop
16 34 (1.32%) Power BI
17 29 (1.13%) Amazon RDS
18 28 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
19 25 (0.97%) Apache Cassandra
20 21 (0.82%) Apache Ignite
Development Applications
1 413 (16.06%) Git (software)
2 308 (11.98%) Jenkins
3 157 (6.10%) JIRA
4 103 (4.00%) Maven
5 101 (3.93%) Selenium
6 94 (3.65%) GitLab
6 94 (3.65%) Team Foundation Server
7 78 (3.03%) JUnit
8 77 (2.99%) Artifactory
8 77 (2.99%) Visual Studio
9 57 (2.22%) Cucumber
10 43 (1.67%) Mockito
11 41 (1.59%) webpack
12 40 (1.56%) IntelliJ
12 40 (1.56%) TeamCity
13 39 (1.52%) Subversion
14 36 (1.40%) gulp
15 35 (1.36%) Bitbucket
16 34 (1.32%) NUnit
16 34 (1.32%) SonarQube
General
1 951 (36.98%) Finance
2 463 (18.00%) Front Office
3 227 (8.83%) Banking
4 150 (5.83%) Back Office
5 100 (3.89%) Investment Banking
6 90 (3.50%) Marketing
7 61 (2.37%) Public Sector
8 53 (2.06%) Retail
9 47 (1.83%) Law
10 29 (1.13%) Manufacturing
11 26 (1.01%) Telecoms
12 25 (0.97%) Games
13 19 (0.74%) Advertising
14 17 (0.66%) Publishing
15 16 (0.62%) Financial Institution
16 12 (0.47%) Legal
17 9 (0.35%) Local Government
18 8 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
19 6 (0.23%) French Language
19 6 (0.23%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1,488 (57.85%) Developer
2 408 (15.86%) Software Engineer
3 291 (11.31%) Architect
4 251 (9.76%) Python Developer
5 249 (9.68%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 219 (8.51%) .NET Developer
7 216 (8.40%) Java Developer
8 212 (8.24%) Senior Developer
9 179 (6.96%) AWS Engineer
10 171 (6.65%) C# Developer
11 166 (6.45%) Python Engineer
12 148 (5.75%) Python Software Engineer
13 144 (5.60%) JavaScript Developer
14 135 (5.25%) PHP Developer
15 134 (5.21%) Lead Developer
16 129 (5.02%) Analyst
17 123 (4.78%) AWS Architect
18 110 (4.28%) Software Developer
19 109 (4.24%) AWS Software Engineer
20 108 (4.20%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 684 (26.59%) .NET
2 647 (25.16%) AngularJS
3 577 (22.43%) HTML
4 545 (21.19%) REST
5 514 (19.98%) CSS
6 510 (19.83%) React
7 384 (14.93%) Vue.js
8 364 (14.15%) SOAP
9 353 (13.72%) RESTful
10 300 (11.66%) XML
11 296 (11.51%) .NET Core
12 279 (10.85%) Node.js
13 267 (10.38%) ASP.NET
14 254 (9.88%) JSON
15 236 (9.18%) Spring
16 202 (7.85%) jQuery
17 177 (6.88%) .NET Framework
18 169 (6.57%) ASP.NET Web API
19 165 (6.42%) HTML5
20 164 (6.38%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 532 (20.68%) Hedge funds
2 494 (19.21%) Fixed Income
3 371 (14.42%) Equities
4 368 (14.31%) Derivative
5 265 (10.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 139 (5.40%) Greenfield Project
7 138 (5.37%) Analytical Skills
8 120 (4.67%) Reference Data
9 106 (4.12%) User Experience
10 81 (3.15%) Mobile App
11 76 (2.95%) Blog
12 75 (2.92%) Credit Derivative
13 62 (2.41%) Public Cloud
14 61 (2.37%) Enterprise Software
15 55 (2.14%) Cloud Native
16 48 (1.87%) Self-Motivation
17 43 (1.67%) Algorithms
18 38 (1.48%) Data Structures
19 28 (1.09%) Management Information System
20 26 (1.01%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 239 (9.29%) Linux
2 164 (6.38%) Windows
3 55 (2.14%) Android
4 45 (1.75%) Unix
5 44 (1.71%) Apple iOS
6 39 (1.52%) Windows Server
7 23 (0.89%) CentOS
8 21 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (0.54%) Ubuntu
9 14 (0.54%) Windows 10
10 12 (0.47%) Windows Server 2016
11 10 (0.39%) Amazon Linux
11 10 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (0.16%) Mesosphere
14 3 (0.12%) Solaris
14 3 (0.12%) Windows 7
14 3 (0.12%) Windows Server 2019
15 2 (0.078%) AIX
15 2 (0.078%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,281 (49.81%) Agile Software Development
2 664 (25.82%) Software Engineering
3 602 (23.41%) DevOps
4 567 (22.05%) Asset Management
5 492 (19.13%) Microservices
6 417 (16.21%) Scrum
7 407 (15.82%) TDD
8 395 (15.36%) Investment Management
9 337 (13.10%) MVC
10 294 (11.43%) Fintech
11 247 (9.60%) Test Automation
12 222 (8.63%) Migration
13 221 (8.59%) Continuous Integration
14 219 (8.51%) OO
15 215 (8.36%) Problem-Solving
16 213 (8.28%) Web Development
17 210 (8.16%) Mentoring
18 209 (8.13%) BDD
19 174 (6.77%) Analytics
20 170 (6.61%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 1,163 (45.22%) JavaScript
2 1,060 (41.21%) Java
3 883 (34.33%) SQL
4 836 (32.50%) Python
5 639 (24.84%) C#
6 208 (8.09%) PHP
7 184 (7.15%) TypeScript
8 182 (7.08%) Kotlin
9 162 (6.30%) R
10 123 (4.78%) C++
10 123 (4.78%) PowerShell
11 107 (4.16%) T-SQL
12 92 (3.58%) C
13 88 (3.42%) Ruby
14 75 (2.92%) Bash Shell
15 72 (2.80%) Apex Code
16 60 (2.33%) Scala
17 45 (1.75%) Go
17 45 (1.75%) Java 8
17 45 (1.75%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 199 (7.74%) Degree
2 75 (2.92%) Security Cleared
3 69 (2.68%) SC Cleared
4 59 (2.29%) Computer Science Degree
5 55 (2.14%) Sun Certification
6 29 (1.13%) ISTQB
7 23 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
8 15 (0.58%) CISSP
8 15 (0.58%) MCITP
9 14 (0.54%) PhD
10 13 (0.51%) ISEB
11 12 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
11 12 (0.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 11 (0.43%) AWS Certification
12 11 (0.43%) Numerate Degree
12 11 (0.43%) Oracle Certification
13 8 (0.31%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 8 (0.31%) Master's Degree
14 7 (0.27%) MCSE
15 6 (0.23%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 119 (4.63%) QA
2 26 (1.01%) GDPR
2 26 (1.01%) SLA
3 20 (0.78%) Data Quality
4 17 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 14 (0.54%) NIST
6 10 (0.39%) ISO 9001
7 8 (0.31%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.078%) MiFID
8 2 (0.078%) NCSC
8 2 (0.078%) PSD2
9 1 (0.039%) COBIT
9 1 (0.039%) COSO
9 1 (0.039%) HL7
9 1 (0.039%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (0.039%) ISO 20022
9 1 (0.039%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.039%) PMO
9 1 (0.039%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 396 (15.40%) Docker
2 75 (2.92%) Active Directory
3 43 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 26 (1.01%) Hyper-V
5 19 (0.74%) vSphere
6 15 (0.58%) XenApp
7 13 (0.51%) Postfix
8 10 (0.39%) NDS
8 10 (0.39%) NetIQ eDirectory
9 7 (0.27%) Varnish
10 5 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (0.16%) Gluster
11 4 (0.16%) GlusterFS
11 4 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
12 3 (0.12%) VMware NSX
13 2 (0.078%) Cygwin
13 2 (0.078%) iptables
13 2 (0.078%) ProxySG
13 2 (0.078%) vCloud
13 2 (0.078%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 305 (11.86%) Kubernetes
2 121 (4.70%) Terraform
3 110 (4.28%) Ansible
4 82 (3.19%) Puppet
5 72 (2.80%) Opscode Chef
6 30 (1.17%) Single Sign-On
7 21 (0.82%) SCCM
8 19 (0.74%) NetIQ Identity Manager
9 17 (0.66%) HP UCMDB
9 17 (0.66%) logstash
10 16 (0.62%) Kibana
11 13 (0.51%) Grafana
12 10 (0.39%) Microsoft Intune
12 10 (0.39%) SCVMM
12 10 (0.39%) vCenter Server
13 9 (0.35%) Istio
14 8 (0.31%) Oracle Identity Manager
14 8 (0.31%) Tivoli
14 8 (0.31%) Tivoli Identity Manager
15 7 (0.27%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 265 (10.30%) Microsoft
2 227 (8.83%) Google
3 156 (6.07%) Oracle
4 108 (4.20%) Salesforce.com
5 82 (3.19%) Bloomberg
6 65 (2.53%) SAP
7 54 (2.10%) VMware
8 43 (1.67%) ServiceNow
9 40 (1.56%) Zend
10 39 (1.52%) Calypso
10 39 (1.52%) Charles River
10 39 (1.52%) GoldenSource
10 39 (1.52%) SimCorp
11 32 (1.24%) IBM
12 28 (1.09%) HP
13 27 (1.05%) Adobe
14 22 (0.86%) hybris
14 22 (0.86%) MuleSoft
14 22 (0.86%) Remedy
14 22 (0.86%) Splunk