Period
to 18 January 2021

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 18 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
UK > England
6 months to
18 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 51 43 42
Rank change year-on-year -8 -1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 2,740 6,349 7,881
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 4.85% 5.47% 5.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.29% 14.12% 14.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2,722 5,568 6,732
Median annual salary £67,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £37,550 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £120,000 £122,500 £83,750
UK median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% +9.09% +10.00%

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 24,265 44,964 55,703
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 42.94% 38.77% 39.56%
Number of salaries quoted 20,781 37,550 46,524
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 £31,913
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £57,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +3.64% +4.76% +5.00%

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 18 January 2021.

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 18 January 2021. 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 +4 1,532 £75,000 -9.09% 246
South East -34 373 £50,000 +5.26% 78
North of England -42 308 £50,000 +5.26% 97
South West -14 207 £50,000 +11.11% 54
Midlands -19 199 £50,000 +11.11% 59
North West -37 164 £53,000 +6.00% 48
Yorkshire -27 116 £45,000 -5.26% 37
East of England +4 105 £57,500 +9.52% 46
West Midlands -24 103 £50,000 +11.11% 40
East Midlands -6 96 £50,000 +11.11% 19
North East -18 27 £45,000 +20.00% 12
Web Services
UK

For the 6 months to 18 January 2021, 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 1,396 (50.95%) Agile Software Development
2 1,299 (47.41%) AWS
3 1,225 (44.71%) JavaScript
4 978 (35.69%) Java
5 972 (35.47%) Azure
6 969 (35.36%) SQL
7 907 (33.10%) Finance
8 818 (29.85%) .NET
9 768 (28.03%) Python
10 752 (27.45%) DevOps
11 705 (25.73%) C#
12 680 (24.82%) AngularJS
13 664 (24.23%) Software Engineering
14 627 (22.88%) React
15 586 (21.39%) SQL Server
16 564 (20.58%) CSS
17 555 (20.26%) HTML
18 539 (19.67%) REST
19 532 (19.42%) Microservices
20 467 (17.04%) Asset Management
21 436 (15.91%) Git (software)
22 427 (15.58%) Docker
23 426 (15.55%) TDD
24 411 (15.00%) GCP
25 403 (14.71%) Scrum
26 392 (14.31%) MVC
27 384 (14.01%) RESTful
28 383 (13.98%) Serverless
29 369 (13.47%) Microsoft
30 363 (13.25%) Fixed Income

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
1 135 (4.93%) Apache
2 98 (3.58%) CMS
3 77 (2.81%) SharePoint
4 76 (2.77%) Elasticsearch
5 62 (2.26%) Tomcat
6 59 (2.15%) Confluence
7 52 (1.90%) IIS
8 37 (1.35%) Apache Spark
9 28 (1.02%) WordPress
10 25 (0.91%) nginx
10 25 (0.91%) Umbraco
11 22 (0.80%) EPiServer
12 21 (0.77%) WebSphere
13 19 (0.69%) OpenStack
13 19 (0.69%) Oracle Workflow
13 19 (0.69%) Sitecore CMS
14 17 (0.62%) JBoss
15 16 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
15 16 (0.58%) Kentico
16 14 (0.51%) Mule
Applications
1 25 (0.91%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (0.73%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (0.47%) Adobe Illustrator
3 13 (0.47%) Photoshop
4 8 (0.29%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (0.11%) Figma
7 1 (0.036%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.036%) Adobe XD
7 1 (0.036%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 73 (2.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 42 (1.53%) Markit EDM
3 30 (1.09%) Eagle PACE
3 30 (1.09%) PolarLake
4 27 (0.99%) R3 Corda
5 23 (0.84%) Magento
6 21 (0.77%) SAP Hybris
7 15 (0.55%) Distributed Ledger
7 15 (0.55%) Siebel CRM
8 14 (0.51%) nopCommerce
9 12 (0.44%) SimCorp Dimension
10 11 (0.40%) Oracle ERP
10 11 (0.40%) Remedy ITSM
11 7 (0.26%) Salesforce.com CRM
12 6 (0.22%) NetSuite
12 6 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
12 6 (0.22%) Oracle Payables
12 6 (0.22%) Oracle Receivables
13 5 (0.18%) Payment Gateway
13 5 (0.18%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1,299 (47.41%) AWS
2 972 (35.47%) Azure
3 411 (15.00%) GCP
4 383 (13.98%) Serverless
5 229 (8.36%) AWS Lambda
6 191 (6.97%) Amazon EC2
7 186 (6.79%) SaaS
8 138 (5.04%) Amazon S3
9 127 (4.64%) PaaS
10 101 (3.69%) Amazon ECS
11 83 (3.03%) Azure Active Directory
12 82 (2.99%) Apigee
13 75 (2.74%) GitHub
14 71 (2.59%) IaaS
15 54 (1.97%) Power Platform
16 48 (1.75%) Amazon SQS
17 47 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
17 47 (1.72%) npm
18 45 (1.64%) Office 365
19 38 (1.39%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 61 (2.23%) HTTP
2 59 (2.15%) Firewall
3 48 (1.75%) DNS
4 45 (1.64%) TCP/IP
5 37 (1.35%) VPN
6 31 (1.13%) Internet
7 19 (0.69%) Skype
8 16 (0.58%) VLAN
9 15 (0.55%) Network Security
9 15 (0.55%) SSL
10 14 (0.51%) IPv4
10 14 (0.51%) OSPF
10 14 (0.51%) SAN
11 10 (0.36%) FTP
12 9 (0.33%) DHCP
12 9 (0.33%) Kerberos
12 9 (0.33%) RTP
13 8 (0.29%) Intrusion Detection
13 8 (0.29%) LAN
13 8 (0.29%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 586 (21.39%) SQL Server
2 286 (10.44%) MySQL
3 248 (9.05%) PostgreSQL
4 190 (6.93%) NoSQL
5 158 (5.77%) Relational Database
6 124 (4.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 115 (4.20%) MongoDB
8 83 (3.03%) Big Data
9 82 (2.99%) Amazon Redshift
10 78 (2.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 72 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
12 58 (2.12%) Redis
13 55 (2.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 54 (1.97%) Hadoop
15 49 (1.79%) Power BI
16 38 (1.39%) Blockchain
17 36 (1.31%) Amazon RDS
18 33 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
19 32 (1.17%) Apache Ignite
20 31 (1.13%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 436 (15.91%) Git (software)
2 299 (10.91%) Jenkins
3 165 (6.02%) JIRA
4 122 (4.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 117 (4.27%) Maven
6 85 (3.10%) Selenium
7 78 (2.85%) Visual Studio Team System
8 77 (2.81%) GitLab
9 72 (2.63%) JUnit
10 58 (2.12%) IntelliJ
11 56 (2.04%) Artifactory
11 56 (2.04%) Visual Studio
12 44 (1.61%) Bitbucket
12 44 (1.61%) TeamCity
13 38 (1.39%) Cucumber
13 38 (1.39%) Subversion
14 37 (1.35%) Mockito
15 33 (1.20%) webpack
16 29 (1.06%) gulp
16 29 (1.06%) JMeter
General
1 907 (33.10%) Finance
2 328 (11.97%) Front Office
3 187 (6.82%) Banking
4 114 (4.16%) Marketing
5 98 (3.58%) Public Sector
6 75 (2.74%) Back Office
7 70 (2.55%) Retail
8 69 (2.52%) Investment Banking
9 57 (2.08%) Telecoms
10 44 (1.61%) Games
11 33 (1.20%) Law
12 30 (1.09%) Advertising
12 30 (1.09%) Manufacturing
13 26 (0.95%) Publishing
14 21 (0.77%) Financial Institution
15 19 (0.69%) Electronics
15 19 (0.69%) Legal
16 14 (0.51%) Local Government
17 10 (0.36%) Military
17 10 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1,731 (63.18%) Developer
2 436 (15.91%) Software Engineer
3 325 (11.86%) Senior Developer
4 316 (11.53%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 297 (10.84%) .NET Developer
6 252 (9.20%) Java Developer
7 250 (9.12%) C# Developer
8 227 (8.28%) Python Developer
9 177 (6.46%) Architect
10 176 (6.42%) AWS Engineer
11 163 (5.95%) JavaScript Developer
12 159 (5.80%) Software Developer
13 156 (5.69%) Lead Developer
14 153 (5.58%) C# .NET Developer
14 153 (5.58%) Full Stack Developer
14 153 (5.58%) React Developer
15 142 (5.18%) PHP Developer
16 129 (4.71%) Python Engineer
17 124 (4.53%) SQL Developer
18 118 (4.31%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 818 (29.85%) .NET
2 680 (24.82%) AngularJS
3 627 (22.88%) React
4 564 (20.58%) CSS
5 555 (20.26%) HTML
6 539 (19.67%) REST
7 384 (14.01%) RESTful
8 346 (12.63%) Vue.js
9 341 (12.45%) SOAP
10 327 (11.93%) .NET Core
11 306 (11.17%) Spring
12 286 (10.44%) XML
13 280 (10.22%) jQuery
14 272 (9.93%) Node.js
15 253 (9.23%) ASP.NET
16 252 (9.20%) JSON
17 246 (8.98%) .NET Framework
18 233 (8.50%) ASP.NET Web API
19 176 (6.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 174 (6.35%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 363 (13.25%) Fixed Income
2 362 (13.21%) Hedge funds
3 304 (11.09%) Derivative
4 277 (10.11%) Equities
5 215 (7.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 183 (6.68%) Greenfield Project
7 152 (5.55%) Analytical Skills
8 131 (4.78%) Blog
9 116 (4.23%) User Experience
10 76 (2.77%) Mobile App
11 68 (2.48%) Credit Derivative
12 67 (2.45%) Enterprise Software
13 66 (2.41%) N-Tier
14 64 (2.34%) Cloud Native
15 58 (2.12%) Data Structures
16 53 (1.93%) Algorithms
16 53 (1.93%) Public Cloud
17 49 (1.79%) Reference Data
18 45 (1.64%) Self-Motivation
19 34 (1.24%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 249 (9.09%) Linux
2 195 (7.12%) Windows
3 84 (3.07%) Windows Server
4 55 (2.01%) Unix
5 51 (1.86%) Android
6 37 (1.35%) Apple iOS
6 37 (1.35%) CentOS
7 30 (1.09%) Ubuntu
8 21 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
9 19 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 19 (0.69%) Windows Server 2016
10 17 (0.62%) Windows 10
11 11 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (0.29%) Amazon Linux
13 4 (0.15%) Debian
13 4 (0.15%) Mac OS
14 3 (0.11%) Mesosphere
14 3 (0.11%) Nucleus RTOS
14 3 (0.11%) VMS
15 2 (0.073%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,396 (50.95%) Agile Software Development
2 752 (27.45%) DevOps
3 664 (24.23%) Software Engineering
4 532 (19.42%) Microservices
5 467 (17.04%) Asset Management
6 426 (15.55%) TDD
7 403 (14.71%) Scrum
8 392 (14.31%) MVC
9 311 (11.35%) Test Automation
10 293 (10.69%) Investment Management
11 279 (10.18%) Continuous Integration
12 277 (10.11%) Problem-Solving
13 254 (9.27%) OO
14 227 (8.28%) SOA
15 212 (7.74%) Web Development
16 210 (7.66%) Migration
17 202 (7.37%) Unit Testing
18 200 (7.30%) Fintech
19 195 (7.12%) Analytics
19 195 (7.12%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 1,225 (44.71%) JavaScript
2 978 (35.69%) Java
3 969 (35.36%) SQL
4 768 (28.03%) Python
5 705 (25.73%) C#
6 245 (8.94%) PHP
7 203 (7.41%) TypeScript
8 175 (6.39%) PowerShell
9 147 (5.36%) T-SQL
10 137 (5.00%) Kotlin
11 114 (4.16%) R
12 98 (3.58%) Bash Shell
13 97 (3.54%) Ruby
14 87 (3.18%) C
15 71 (2.59%) Apex Code
16 70 (2.55%) C++
16 70 (2.55%) Scala
17 67 (2.45%) Java 8
18 56 (2.04%) Go
19 42 (1.53%) ES6
Qualifications
1 209 (7.63%) Degree
2 69 (2.52%) Security Cleared
3 51 (1.86%) SC Cleared
4 49 (1.79%) Computer Science Degree
5 31 (1.13%) ISTQB
5 31 (1.13%) Sun Certification
6 20 (0.73%) AWS Certification
6 20 (0.73%) PhD
7 19 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
8 17 (0.62%) ISEB
9 13 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
9 13 (0.47%) GIAC
10 12 (0.44%) MCSE
11 11 (0.40%) CISSP
11 11 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 11 (0.40%) Numerate Degree
11 11 (0.40%) Oracle Certification
12 8 (0.29%) CCNA
12 8 (0.29%) CISM
13 7 (0.26%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 124 (4.53%) QA
2 36 (1.31%) SLA
3 31 (1.13%) GDPR
4 29 (1.06%) NIST
5 24 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 19 (0.69%) Data Quality
7 14 (0.51%) WAI
8 7 (0.26%) PCI DSS
9 6 (0.22%) Cyber Essentials
9 6 (0.22%) ISO 9001
10 3 (0.11%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 3 (0.11%) HL7
10 3 (0.11%) ISO 13485
10 3 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 3 (0.11%) NCSC
10 3 (0.11%) PSD2
11 2 (0.073%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 2 (0.073%) PMO
12 1 (0.036%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 1 (0.036%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 427 (15.58%) Docker
2 116 (4.23%) Active Directory
3 59 (2.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 28 (1.02%) Hyper-V
5 22 (0.80%) VMware ESXi
6 13 (0.47%) Postfix
7 12 (0.44%) XenApp
8 9 (0.33%) NDS
8 9 (0.33%) NetIQ eDirectory
8 9 (0.33%) vSphere
9 7 (0.26%) HDFS
10 3 (0.11%) Firmware
10 3 (0.11%) Varnish
10 3 (0.11%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.073%) Cygwin
11 2 (0.073%) NFS
11 2 (0.073%) Virtual Machines
11 2 (0.073%) Virtual Servers
11 2 (0.073%) VMware NSX
12 1 (0.036%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 312 (11.39%) Kubernetes
2 193 (7.04%) Terraform
3 155 (5.66%) Ansible
4 123 (4.49%) Opscode Chef
5 116 (4.23%) Puppet
6 37 (1.35%) Single Sign-On
7 18 (0.66%) Grafana
8 17 (0.62%) SCCM
9 16 (0.58%) Prometheus
10 14 (0.51%) Kibana
11 12 (0.44%) Microsoft Clustering
12 11 (0.40%) HAProxy
13 10 (0.36%) Istio
14 9 (0.33%) Failover Clustering
14 9 (0.33%) HP UCMDB
14 9 (0.33%) logstash
14 9 (0.33%) Microsoft Intune
15 8 (0.29%) NetIQ Identity Manager
16 7 (0.26%) Nagios
16 7 (0.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 369 (13.47%) Microsoft
2 219 (7.99%) Google
3 173 (6.31%) Oracle
4 127 (4.64%) Salesforce.com
5 77 (2.81%) VMware
6 74 (2.70%) SAP
7 49 (1.79%) Bloomberg
8 47 (1.72%) IBM
9 44 (1.61%) ServiceNow
10 42 (1.53%) Nintex
11 36 (1.31%) Adobe
12 28 (1.02%) Red Hat
13 26 (0.95%) hybris
14 22 (0.80%) Sitecore
15 21 (0.77%) Cisco
15 21 (0.77%) New Relic
16 19 (0.69%) Citrix
17 16 (0.58%) HP
17 16 (0.58%) Informatica
17 16 (0.58%) Siebel