Period
to 25 November 2017

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 25 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
UK > England
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 32 34
Rank change year-on-year -7 +2 +4
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 9968 11131 12525
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 5.94% 6.23% 6.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.77% 15.93% 15.96%
Number of salaries quoted 8154 9682 10784
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 67493 69884 78468
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.22% 39.13% 38.20%
Number of salaries quoted 56549 61132 67722
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +1.12%

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 25 November 2017.

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 25 November 2017. 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 -17 3935 £60,000 +4.35% 283
South East -2 1947 £45,000 - 130
North of England +7 1730 £45,000 +5.88% 134
North West +5 1099 £45,000 +5.88% 77
East of England -3 851 £50,000 - 62
Midlands -1 811 £40,250 -5.29% 55
South West +5 669 £42,501 -5.55% 55
Yorkshire 0 533 £47,500 +5.56% 43
West Midlands -14 463 £40,000 - 34
East Midlands +10 350 £42,500 -3.41% 20
North East -11 92 £43,375 +23.93% 14
Web Services
UK

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 England region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 5294 (53.11%) Agile Software Development
2 4144 (41.57%) JavaScript
3 3819 (38.31%) Java
4 3625 (36.37%) SQL
5 3497 (35.08%) C#
6 3412 (34.23%) .NET
7 3345 (33.56%) HTML
8 2866 (28.75%) CSS
9 2842 (28.51%) SQL Server
10 2709 (27.18%) MVC
11 2523 (25.31%) Amazon AWS
12 2259 (22.66%) REST
13 2158 (21.65%) XML
14 2080 (20.87%) TDD
15 2070 (20.77%) ASP.NET
16 2033 (20.40%) Finance
17 2002 (20.08%) AngularJS
18 1996 (20.02%) SOAP
19 1983 (19.89%) Scrum
20 1942 (19.48%) RESTful
21 1869 (18.75%) Microsoft
22 1845 (18.51%) jQuery
23 1723 (17.29%) OO
24 1671 (16.76%) Git (software)
25 1666 (16.71%) Linux
26 1650 (16.55%) Spring
27 1642 (16.47%) Software Engineering
28 1368 (13.72%) Oracle
29 1362 (13.66%) Degree
30 1359 (13.63%) Continuous Integration

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
1 733 (7.35%) Tomcat
2 675 (6.77%) Apache
3 438 (4.39%) JBoss
4 396 (3.97%) IIS
5 361 (3.62%) SharePoint
6 296 (2.97%) CMS
7 240 (2.41%) WebSphere
8 233 (2.34%) Elasticsearch
9 215 (2.16%) WebLogic
10 200 (2.01%) Apache Spark
11 183 (1.84%) Confluence
12 178 (1.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 127 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
14 126 (1.26%) Apache Solr
15 122 (1.22%) Umbraco
16 118 (1.18%) nginx
17 89 (0.89%) OpenStack
18 76 (0.76%) MS Exchange
19 75 (0.75%) Mule
20 74 (0.74%) Drupal
Applications
1 120 (1.20%) Microsoft Office
2 87 (0.87%) Microsoft Excel
3 52 (0.52%) Photoshop
4 29 (0.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 22 (0.22%) MS Visio
6 15 (0.15%) SPSS
7 7 (0.070%) InfoPath
7 7 (0.070%) Microsoft Project
8 6 (0.060%) Adobe Illustrator
9 4 (0.040%) EngageOne
9 4 (0.040%) GIMP
10 2 (0.020%) FreeHand
11 1 (0.010%) AutoCAD
11 1 (0.010%) GNU Octave
11 1 (0.010%) HipChat
11 1 (0.010%) InCopy
11 1 (0.010%) InDesign
11 1 (0.010%) InVision
Business Applications
1 112 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 64 (0.64%) Remedy ITSM
3 39 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
3 39 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
4 36 (0.36%) Magento
5 28 (0.28%) Payment Gateway
6 24 (0.24%) Oracle BPM
7 19 (0.19%) SAP S/4HANA
8 17 (0.17%) Oracle CRM
9 15 (0.15%) SAP ERP
10 14 (0.14%) SAP CRM
10 14 (0.14%) SAP Hybris
11 13 (0.13%) NetSuite
12 12 (0.12%) Temenos T24
13 11 (0.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
13 11 (0.11%) Scribe Insight
14 9 (0.090%) Workday HCM
15 8 (0.080%) BusinessWorks
15 8 (0.080%) Oracle ERP
15 8 (0.080%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 2523 (25.31%) Amazon AWS
2 1193 (11.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 526 (5.28%) SaaS
4 302 (3.03%) GitHub
5 257 (2.58%) Amazon EC2
6 213 (2.14%) Google Cloud Platform
7 201 (2.02%) Office 365
8 187 (1.88%) Cloud Computing
9 138 (1.38%) Amazon S3
10 133 (1.33%) AWS CloudFormation
11 117 (1.17%) PaaS
12 109 (1.09%) IaaS
13 102 (1.02%) Serverless
14 93 (0.93%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 84 (0.84%) Amazon SQS
16 78 (0.78%) AWS Lambda
17 54 (0.54%) npm
18 53 (0.53%) OpenShift
19 47 (0.47%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
20 46 (0.46%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 467 (4.68%) HTTP
2 376 (3.77%) Internet
3 279 (2.80%) TCP/IP
4 216 (2.17%) DNS
5 205 (2.06%) Firewall
6 153 (1.53%) SSL
7 104 (1.04%) WAN
8 101 (1.01%) Intranet
9 100 (1.00%) VPN
10 98 (0.98%) Network Security
11 92 (0.92%) DHCP
12 91 (0.91%) LDAP
13 87 (0.87%) LAN
14 81 (0.81%) FTP
15 69 (0.69%) SMS
16 67 (0.67%) SAN
17 62 (0.62%) AMQP
18 49 (0.49%) Intrusion Detection
19 43 (0.43%) IPsec
20 41 (0.41%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2842 (28.51%) SQL Server
2 1182 (11.86%) MySQL
3 918 (9.21%) NoSQL
4 662 (6.64%) Relational Database
5 590 (5.92%) MongoDB
6 374 (3.75%) Big Data
7 350 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 343 (3.44%) Apache Cassandra
9 322 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
10 278 (2.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 275 (2.76%) Oracle Database
12 269 (2.70%) Hadoop
13 264 (2.65%) Redis
14 242 (2.43%) Data Warehouse
15 238 (2.39%) SQL Server 2008
16 187 (1.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 159 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
18 156 (1.57%) Amazon RDS
19 149 (1.49%) RDBMS
19 149 (1.49%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1671 (16.76%) Git (software)
2 1112 (11.16%) Jenkins
3 794 (7.97%) JIRA
4 744 (7.46%) Maven
5 714 (7.16%) Subversion
6 676 (6.78%) JUnit
7 664 (6.66%) Selenium
8 638 (6.40%) Visual Studio
9 471 (4.73%) Team Foundation Server
10 377 (3.78%) Cucumber
11 338 (3.39%) NUnit
12 313 (3.14%) TeamCity
13 227 (2.28%) Eclipse
14 215 (2.16%) WebDriver
15 184 (1.85%) Ant
16 179 (1.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 174 (1.75%) SoapUI
18 162 (1.63%) Gradle
19 157 (1.58%) IntelliJ
20 145 (1.45%) JMeter
General
1 2033 (20.40%) Finance
2 698 (7.00%) Banking
3 560 (5.62%) Retail
4 375 (3.76%) Marketing
5 288 (2.89%) Investment Banking
6 258 (2.59%) Telecoms
7 248 (2.49%) Retail Banking
8 244 (2.45%) Manufacturing
9 219 (2.20%) Games
10 200 (2.01%) Advertising
11 173 (1.74%) Electronics
12 133 (1.33%) Legal
13 112 (1.12%) Publishing
14 99 (0.99%) Law
15 87 (0.87%) Financial Institution
16 85 (0.85%) Front Office
17 76 (0.76%) Back Office
18 51 (0.51%) Automotive
19 44 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
20 21 (0.21%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6012 (60.31%) Developer
2 1815 (18.21%) .NET Developer
3 1777 (17.83%) Java Developer
4 1394 (13.98%) Senior Developer
5 1367 (13.71%) C# Developer
6 1073 (10.76%) C# .NET Developer
7 808 (8.11%) Software Developer
8 717 (7.19%) Architect
9 618 (6.20%) Software Engineer
10 554 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
11 501 (5.03%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 467 (4.68%) Senior .NET Developer
13 453 (4.54%) Senior Java Developer
14 431 (4.32%) Web Developer
15 407 (4.08%) Analyst
16 394 (3.95%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
17 393 (3.94%) Full Stack Developer
18 383 (3.84%) C# Software Developer
19 382 (3.83%) SQL Developer
20 373 (3.74%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3412 (34.23%) .NET
2 3345 (33.56%) HTML
3 2866 (28.75%) CSS
4 2259 (22.66%) REST
5 2158 (21.65%) XML
6 2070 (20.77%) ASP.NET
7 2002 (20.08%) AngularJS
8 1996 (20.02%) SOAP
9 1942 (19.48%) RESTful
10 1845 (18.51%) jQuery
11 1650 (16.55%) Spring
12 1283 (12.87%) HTML5
13 1282 (12.86%) JSON
14 1127 (11.31%) WCF
15 1102 (11.06%) ASP.NET MVC
16 1004 (10.07%) .NET Framework
17 926 (9.29%) Hibernate
18 869 (8.72%) ASP.NET Web API
19 852 (8.55%) Node.js
20 731 (7.33%) React
Miscellaneous
1 903 (9.06%) Computer Science
2 726 (7.28%) Analytical Skills
3 569 (5.71%) Greenfield Project
4 516 (5.18%) User Experience
5 495 (4.97%) Mobile App
6 429 (4.30%) Enterprise Software
7 313 (3.14%) Fintech
8 215 (2.16%) Algorithms
9 206 (2.07%) Management Information System
10 189 (1.90%) Data Structures
11 152 (1.52%) Client/Server
12 132 (1.32%) iPad
13 131 (1.31%) N-Tier
14 102 (1.02%) Data Centre
15 91 (0.91%) Linux Command Line
16 83 (0.83%) Virtual Team
17 73 (0.73%) Public Cloud
18 68 (0.68%) Hybrid Cloud
19 65 (0.65%) Derivative
20 60 (0.60%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1666 (16.71%) Linux
2 1160 (11.64%) Windows
3 596 (5.98%) Unix
4 393 (3.94%) Android
5 310 (3.11%) Apple iOS
6 256 (2.57%) Windows Server
7 137 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
8 113 (1.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 97 (0.97%) CentOS
10 94 (0.94%) Ubuntu
11 60 (0.60%) Solaris
12 51 (0.51%) Windows 7
12 51 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
13 48 (0.48%) Debian
14 36 (0.36%) Mac OS X
15 34 (0.34%) Windows Mobile
16 30 (0.30%) AIX
17 24 (0.24%) Windows 10
18 22 (0.22%) Mac OS
19 21 (0.21%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5294 (53.11%) Agile Software Development
2 2709 (27.18%) MVC
3 2080 (20.87%) TDD
4 1983 (19.89%) Scrum
5 1723 (17.29%) OO
6 1642 (16.47%) Software Engineering
7 1359 (13.63%) Continuous Integration
8 1342 (13.46%) Test Automation
9 1167 (11.71%) DevOps
9 1167 (11.71%) Web Development
10 1039 (10.42%) BDD
11 979 (9.82%) Unit Testing
12 949 (9.52%) SOA
13 937 (9.40%) Microservices
14 888 (8.91%) SDLC
15 784 (7.87%) Mentoring
16 749 (7.51%) E-Commerce
17 682 (6.84%) OOP
18 572 (5.74%) Open Source
19 514 (5.16%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 4144 (41.57%) JavaScript
2 3819 (38.31%) Java
3 3625 (36.37%) SQL
4 3497 (35.08%) C#
5 1065 (10.68%) Python
6 845 (8.48%) T-SQL
7 764 (7.66%) PHP
8 452 (4.53%) Ruby
9 440 (4.41%) C++
10 321 (3.22%) PowerShell
11 311 (3.12%) PL/SQL
12 284 (2.85%) VB.NET
13 280 (2.81%) Bash Shell
14 263 (2.64%) Perl
15 259 (2.60%) Scala
16 253 (2.54%) Shell Script
17 248 (2.49%) C
18 161 (1.62%) Groovy
19 154 (1.54%) TypeScript
20 149 (1.49%) VB
Qualifications
1 1362 (13.66%) Degree
2 473 (4.75%) Computer Science Degree
3 272 (2.73%) Security Cleared
4 145 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 132 (1.32%) SC Cleared
6 82 (0.82%) ISTQB
7 77 (0.77%) ISEB
8 52 (0.52%) MCP
9 50 (0.50%) MCSD
10 45 (0.45%) CISSP
10 45 (0.45%) PhD
11 43 (0.43%) MCSE
12 41 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
13 33 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
14 30 (0.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 29 (0.29%) CCNA
16 28 (0.28%) Master's Degree
17 27 (0.27%) Numerate Degree
18 26 (0.26%) Oracle Certification
19 25 (0.25%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 803 (8.06%) QA
2 174 (1.75%) SLA
3 79 (0.79%) Data Quality
4 51 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 44 (0.44%) PCI DSS
6 42 (0.42%) GCP
7 41 (0.41%) Disclosure Scotland
8 22 (0.22%) ISO 9001
9 18 (0.18%) PMO
10 16 (0.16%) ISO 20022
10 16 (0.16%) ISO 8583
11 15 (0.15%) WAI
12 14 (0.14%) GDPR
13 10 (0.10%) Actionable Recommendations
14 8 (0.080%) COBIT
14 8 (0.080%) Cyber Essentials
14 8 (0.080%) HL7
15 6 (0.060%) HIPAA
16 5 (0.050%) Web Application Security Consortium
17 4 (0.040%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 711 (7.13%) Docker
2 331 (3.32%) Active Directory
3 200 (2.01%) VMware Infrastructure
4 105 (1.05%) Hyper-V
5 55 (0.55%) vSphere
6 50 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
7 38 (0.38%) Apache Flume
8 32 (0.32%) Terminal Services
9 26 (0.26%) XenApp
10 24 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
11 18 (0.18%) HDFS
12 17 (0.17%) Virtual Desktop
13 16 (0.16%) BitLocker
14 15 (0.15%) XenDesktop
15 13 (0.13%) Virtual Servers
16 10 (0.10%) VMware NSX
17 9 (0.090%) Apache ZooKeeper
17 9 (0.090%) VirtualBox
18 6 (0.060%) Ceph
18 6 (0.060%) LXC
Systems Management
1 537 (5.39%) Puppet
2 428 (4.29%) Ansible
3 399 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
4 202 (2.03%) Kubernetes
5 130 (1.30%) Terraform
6 68 (0.68%) Salt
7 54 (0.54%) Nagios
8 51 (0.51%) ZABBIX
9 41 (0.41%) Mesos
9 41 (0.41%) Packer
10 39 (0.39%) SCCM
11 36 (0.36%) SCOM
12 34 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
13 29 (0.29%) Kibana
14 28 (0.28%) Docker Swarm
15 26 (0.26%) vRealize
16 23 (0.23%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
17 19 (0.19%) logstash
18 17 (0.17%) TeamSite
19 16 (0.16%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 1869 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 1368 (13.72%) Oracle
3 453 (4.54%) Google
4 295 (2.96%) SAP
5 264 (2.65%) VMware
6 215 (2.16%) Salesforce.com
7 175 (1.76%) IBM
8 163 (1.64%) Red Hat
9 134 (1.34%) ServiceNow
10 124 (1.24%) Sitecore
11 123 (1.23%) HP
11 123 (1.23%) Xamarin
12 101 (1.01%) Zend
13 96 (0.96%) Cisco
14 93 (0.93%) Apple
15 91 (0.91%) Sybase
16 82 (0.82%) hybris
16 82 (0.82%) TIBCO
17 74 (0.74%) Remedy
18 67 (0.67%) Informatica