Period
to 13 December 2018

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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
UK > England
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 40 33
Rank change year-on-year +1 -7 +3
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 8,461 9,933 10,760
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 5.70% 5.90% 6.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.41% 14.67% 15.72%
Number of salaries quoted 6,818 8,141 9,325
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £83,750 £75,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £54,659 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.32% - +5.26%

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 58,718 67,727 68,468
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 39.56% 40.25% 39.24%
Number of salaries quoted 48,644 56,883 59,720
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,500 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £78,750 £77,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Services in England

Web Services
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Web Services in England.

Salary trend for Web Services in England

Web Services
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Web Services in England over the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

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 13 December 2018. 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 +11 3,700 £65,000 +8.33% 432
South East -4 1,680 £47,500 +5.56% 210
North of England -14 1,014 £45,000 - 246
Midlands +10 713 £47,000 +13.25% 158
South West -1 678 £45,000 +5.88% 110
East of England +1 674 £50,000 - 107
North West -22 578 £47,500 +5.56% 155
West Midlands +1 375 £45,000 +12.50% 102
Yorkshire -10 357 £45,000 -5.26% 66
East Midlands +7 337 £47,500 +11.76% 56
North East -16 77 £47,500 +6.44% 25
South Coast - 4 - -
Web Services
UK

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 England region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 4,322 (51.08%) Agile Software Development
2 3,478 (41.11%) JavaScript
3 3,219 (38.05%) SQL
4 3,148 (37.21%) Java
5 3,037 (35.89%) C#
6 2,983 (35.26%) Amazon AWS
7 2,982 (35.24%) .NET
8 2,614 (30.89%) HTML
9 2,273 (26.86%) SQL Server
10 2,237 (26.44%) CSS
11 1,881 (22.23%) MVC
12 1,871 (22.11%) Finance
13 1,713 (20.25%) REST
14 1,661 (19.63%) Microsoft
15 1,631 (19.28%) TDD
16 1,596 (18.86%) RESTful
17 1,568 (18.53%) Microsoft Azure
18 1,532 (18.11%) SOAP
19 1,528 (18.06%) ASP.NET
20 1,518 (17.94%) DevOps
21 1,507 (17.81%) Scrum
22 1,483 (17.53%) AngularJS
23 1,472 (17.40%) XML
24 1,422 (16.81%) Microservices
25 1,402 (16.57%) Software Engineering
26 1,355 (16.01%) Git (software)
27 1,316 (15.55%) jQuery
27 1,316 (15.55%) Continuous Integration
28 1,305 (15.42%) Degree
29 1,289 (15.23%) Linux

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
1 450 (5.32%) IIS
2 405 (4.79%) Apache
3 267 (3.16%) Tomcat
4 259 (3.06%) Confluence
5 254 (3.00%) CMS
6 252 (2.98%) SharePoint
7 247 (2.92%) WebSphere
8 227 (2.68%) Apache Spark
9 217 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
10 191 (2.26%) JBoss
11 135 (1.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 110 (1.30%) BizTalk Server
13 103 (1.22%) nginx
14 90 (1.06%) WebLogic
15 78 (0.92%) Apache Solr
16 74 (0.87%) Drupal
17 63 (0.74%) OpenStack
18 61 (0.72%) Ethereum
19 58 (0.69%) Sitecore CMS
20 55 (0.65%) WordPress
Applications
1 109 (1.29%) Chatbot
2 106 (1.25%) Microsoft Office
3 60 (0.71%) Microsoft Excel
4 34 (0.40%) MS Visio
5 32 (0.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 22 (0.26%) Photoshop
7 11 (0.13%) Weka
8 8 (0.095%) SPSS
9 7 (0.083%) GIMP
9 7 (0.083%) Microsoft Project
10 6 (0.071%) Gliffy
10 6 (0.071%) Stata
11 5 (0.059%) Adobe Illustrator
11 5 (0.059%) InfoPath
12 4 (0.047%) Fireworks
12 4 (0.047%) Maya
13 3 (0.035%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 3 (0.035%) InVision
14 1 (0.012%) Adobe Premiere
14 1 (0.012%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 194 (2.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 71 (0.84%) Payment Gateway
3 42 (0.50%) Magento
4 27 (0.32%) Ripple
5 18 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
6 15 (0.18%) Scribe Insight
7 13 (0.15%) NetSuite
8 12 (0.14%) Distributed Ledger
9 10 (0.12%) Eagle PACE
9 10 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
9 10 (0.12%) thinkFolio
10 9 (0.11%) Concordance
10 9 (0.11%) Relativity
11 8 (0.095%) SAP Business One
12 7 (0.083%) osCommerce
13 6 (0.071%) Dynamics NAV
13 6 (0.071%) Front Arena
13 6 (0.071%) Markit EDM
13 6 (0.071%) Oracle Retail
13 6 (0.071%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 2,983 (35.26%) Amazon AWS
2 1,568 (18.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 401 (4.74%) SaaS
4 385 (4.55%) Google Cloud Platform
5 293 (3.46%) Amazon EC2
6 242 (2.86%) Serverless
7 229 (2.71%) Amazon S3
8 203 (2.40%) AWS CloudFormation
9 186 (2.20%) GitHub
10 180 (2.13%) Office 365
11 179 (2.12%) Cloud Computing
12 158 (1.87%) AWS Lambda
13 156 (1.84%) PaaS
14 130 (1.54%) IaaS
15 117 (1.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 112 (1.32%) OpenShift
17 102 (1.21%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 82 (0.97%) Amazon EMR
19 75 (0.89%) Azure Active Directory
20 72 (0.85%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 387 (4.57%) HTTP
2 233 (2.75%) Internet
3 162 (1.91%) DNS
4 156 (1.84%) TCP/IP
5 145 (1.71%) Firewall
6 75 (0.89%) SAN
7 74 (0.87%) Network Security
8 67 (0.79%) VPN
9 54 (0.64%) DHCP
10 51 (0.60%) Intranet
11 50 (0.59%) WAN
12 47 (0.56%) FTP
13 44 (0.52%) SSL
14 41 (0.48%) LAN
15 36 (0.43%) SSH
16 31 (0.37%) HTTPS
17 29 (0.34%) SMTP
18 27 (0.32%) VoIP
19 26 (0.31%) AMQP
20 25 (0.30%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2,273 (26.86%) SQL Server
2 841 (9.94%) MySQL
3 644 (7.61%) NoSQL
4 624 (7.38%) Relational Database
5 429 (5.07%) MongoDB
6 415 (4.90%) Big Data
7 368 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
8 332 (3.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 285 (3.37%) Data Warehouse
10 268 (3.17%) Hadoop
11 262 (3.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 248 (2.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 231 (2.73%) Apache Cassandra
14 230 (2.72%) Amazon RDS
15 225 (2.66%) RDBMS
16 195 (2.30%) Oracle Database
17 151 (1.78%) SQL Server 2012
18 137 (1.62%) Amazon Redshift
19 135 (1.60%) SQL Server 2008
20 117 (1.38%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1,355 (16.01%) Git (software)
2 900 (10.64%) Jenkins
3 735 (8.69%) JIRA
4 621 (7.34%) Visual Studio
5 573 (6.77%) Selenium
6 555 (6.56%) Maven
7 545 (6.44%) Team Foundation Server
8 411 (4.86%) JUnit
9 341 (4.03%) Subversion
10 304 (3.59%) Cucumber
11 242 (2.86%) NUnit
12 239 (2.82%) SoapUI
13 212 (2.51%) TeamCity
14 211 (2.49%) Eclipse
15 179 (2.12%) JMeter
16 168 (1.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 164 (1.94%) Gradle
18 162 (1.91%) gulp
19 160 (1.89%) WebDriver
20 128 (1.51%) Mockito
General
1 1,871 (22.11%) Finance
2 497 (5.87%) Banking
3 463 (5.47%) Retail
4 303 (3.58%) Marketing
5 216 (2.55%) Games
6 211 (2.49%) Manufacturing
7 158 (1.87%) Telecoms
8 144 (1.70%) Front Office
9 143 (1.69%) Advertising
10 111 (1.31%) Electronics
11 106 (1.25%) Law
12 99 (1.17%) Investment Banking
13 89 (1.05%) Back Office
14 77 (0.91%) Legal
15 75 (0.89%) Automotive
16 72 (0.85%) Financial Institution
17 52 (0.61%) Publishing
18 48 (0.57%) Retail Finance
19 34 (0.40%) Billing
20 31 (0.37%) French Language
Job Titles
1 4,763 (56.29%) Developer
2 1,297 (15.33%) Java Developer
3 1,104 (13.05%) .NET Developer
4 1,041 (12.30%) Senior Developer
5 907 (10.72%) C# Developer
6 835 (9.87%) Architect
7 670 (7.92%) Software Developer
8 585 (6.91%) Software Engineer
9 584 (6.90%) C# .NET Developer
10 392 (4.63%) Senior Java Developer
11 378 (4.47%) Lead Developer
12 350 (4.14%) Analyst
13 336 (3.97%) DevOps Engineer
14 310 (3.66%) Solutions Architect
15 309 (3.65%) Web Developer
16 283 (3.34%) Java Engineer
17 274 (3.24%) Full Stack Developer
18 259 (3.06%) Senior .NET Developer
19 238 (2.81%) PHP Developer
20 232 (2.74%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,982 (35.24%) .NET
2 2,614 (30.89%) HTML
3 2,237 (26.44%) CSS
4 1,713 (20.25%) REST
5 1,596 (18.86%) RESTful
6 1,532 (18.11%) SOAP
7 1,528 (18.06%) ASP.NET
8 1,483 (17.53%) AngularJS
9 1,472 (17.40%) XML
10 1,316 (15.55%) jQuery
11 1,277 (15.09%) Spring
12 912 (10.78%) HTML5
13 904 (10.68%) JSON
14 814 (9.62%) ASP.NET Web API
15 795 (9.40%) React
16 751 (8.88%) .NET Framework
17 747 (8.83%) Node.js
18 727 (8.59%) ASP.NET MVC
19 713 (8.43%) WCF
20 549 (6.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 674 (7.97%) Analytical Skills
2 454 (5.37%) User Experience
3 444 (5.25%) Fintech
4 430 (5.08%) Greenfield Project
5 402 (4.75%) Mobile App
6 352 (4.16%) Self-Motivation
7 308 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
8 220 (2.60%) Public Cloud
9 216 (2.55%) Algorithms
10 190 (2.25%) Management Information System
11 170 (2.01%) Data Centre
12 145 (1.71%) N-Tier
13 116 (1.37%) Hybrid Cloud
14 106 (1.25%) Data Structures
15 105 (1.24%) Linux Command Line
16 104 (1.23%) Derivative
17 90 (1.06%) Hedge funds
18 89 (1.05%) Fixed Income
19 83 (0.98%) Virtual Team
20 80 (0.95%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1,289 (15.23%) Linux
2 1,046 (12.36%) Windows
3 407 (4.81%) Unix
4 326 (3.85%) Windows Server
5 289 (3.42%) Android
6 264 (3.12%) Apple iOS
7 140 (1.65%) CentOS
8 124 (1.47%) Ubuntu
9 121 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 95 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
11 70 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
12 56 (0.66%) Solaris
13 41 (0.48%) Windows 10
14 33 (0.39%) Windows 7
15 32 (0.38%) Debian
16 24 (0.28%) Windows 8
17 23 (0.27%) AIX
17 23 (0.27%) HPUX
18 17 (0.20%) Fedora
18 17 (0.20%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4,322 (51.08%) Agile Software Development
2 1,881 (22.23%) MVC
3 1,631 (19.28%) TDD
4 1,518 (17.94%) DevOps
5 1,507 (17.81%) Scrum
6 1,422 (16.81%) Microservices
7 1,402 (16.57%) Software Engineering
8 1,316 (15.55%) Continuous Integration
9 1,238 (14.63%) Test Automation
10 1,092 (12.91%) OO
11 1,039 (12.28%) Problem-Solving
12 928 (10.97%) SOA
13 855 (10.11%) Web Development
14 828 (9.79%) Computer Science
15 772 (9.12%) BDD
16 748 (8.84%) SDLC
17 656 (7.75%) Mentoring
18 580 (6.85%) Unit Testing
19 535 (6.32%) Open Source
20 510 (6.03%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3,478 (41.11%) JavaScript
2 3,219 (38.05%) SQL
3 3,148 (37.21%) Java
4 3,037 (35.89%) C#
5 1,171 (13.84%) Python
6 726 (8.58%) T-SQL
7 570 (6.74%) PHP
8 455 (5.38%) Java 8
9 433 (5.12%) C++
10 410 (4.85%) PowerShell
11 322 (3.81%) Bash Shell
12 306 (3.62%) PL/SQL
13 284 (3.36%) Ruby
14 262 (3.10%) Scala
15 256 (3.03%) VB.NET
16 199 (2.35%) TypeScript
17 187 (2.21%) Perl
18 186 (2.20%) Shell Script
19 167 (1.97%) Go
20 165 (1.95%) C
Qualifications
1 1,305 (15.42%) Degree
2 444 (5.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 218 (2.58%) Security Cleared
4 126 (1.49%) SC Cleared
5 110 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
6 102 (1.21%) ISTQB
7 96 (1.13%) Master's Degree
8 85 (1.00%) Numerate Degree
9 79 (0.93%) ISEB
10 68 (0.80%) MCSE
11 59 (0.70%) AWS Certification
12 50 (0.59%) MCSA
13 45 (0.53%) PMI Certification
14 43 (0.51%) DV Cleared
15 35 (0.41%) CISSP
16 34 (0.40%) PhD
17 27 (0.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 25 (0.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 22 (0.26%) MBA
20 21 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 630 (7.45%) QA
2 124 (1.47%) GDPR
3 74 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 58 (0.69%) Data Quality
5 50 (0.59%) SLA
6 44 (0.52%) PCI DSS
7 43 (0.51%) ISO 9001
8 25 (0.30%) PMO
9 13 (0.15%) IFRS
10 12 (0.14%) Cyber Essentials
10 12 (0.14%) ISO 14001
11 10 (0.12%) GAMP
11 10 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 8 (0.095%) MiFID
12 8 (0.095%) WCAG
13 7 (0.083%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
13 7 (0.083%) HL7
13 7 (0.083%) IFRS 9
14 6 (0.071%) PSD2
15 5 (0.059%) COBIT
System Software
1 1,020 (12.06%) Docker
2 364 (4.30%) Active Directory
3 208 (2.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 102 (1.21%) Hyper-V
5 81 (0.96%) Virtual Machines
6 46 (0.54%) vSphere
7 36 (0.43%) HDFS
8 35 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
8 35 (0.41%) XenApp
9 27 (0.32%) XenDesktop
10 24 (0.28%) Varnish
10 24 (0.28%) Virtual Desktop
11 17 (0.20%) VirtualBox
12 15 (0.18%) NFS
13 12 (0.14%) Apache Flume
13 12 (0.14%) Terminal Services
13 12 (0.14%) VMware NSX
13 12 (0.14%) XenServer
14 9 (0.11%) etcd
14 9 (0.11%) Snort
Systems Management
1 480 (5.67%) Kubernetes
2 426 (5.03%) Ansible
3 391 (4.62%) Puppet
4 324 (3.83%) Terraform
5 303 (3.58%) Opscode Chef
6 61 (0.72%) Docker Swarm
7 59 (0.70%) Nagios
8 55 (0.65%) Packer
9 50 (0.59%) Salt
10 49 (0.58%) Single Sign-On
11 47 (0.56%) SCCM
12 43 (0.51%) Kibana
13 40 (0.47%) ZABBIX
14 38 (0.45%) Prometheus
15 33 (0.39%) SCOM
16 27 (0.32%) Consul
17 23 (0.27%) logstash
18 20 (0.24%) HP ALM
18 20 (0.24%) Mesos
19 19 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1,661 (19.63%) Microsoft
2 866 (10.24%) Oracle
3 504 (5.96%) Google
4 319 (3.77%) VMware
5 231 (2.73%) Red Hat
6 203 (2.40%) SAP
7 188 (2.22%) IBM
8 179 (2.12%) Salesforce.com
9 148 (1.75%) Splunk
10 136 (1.61%) Xamarin
11 112 (1.32%) ServiceNow
12 103 (1.22%) Informatica
13 90 (1.06%) Atlassian
14 87 (1.03%) Tableau
15 78 (0.92%) HP
16 76 (0.90%) Sitecore
17 73 (0.86%) Citrix
17 73 (0.86%) MuleSoft
17 73 (0.86%) Nintex
18 68 (0.80%) WorldPay