Period
to 22 November 2019

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 22 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
UK > England
6 months to
22 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 46 39 40
Rank change year-on-year -7 +1 -7
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 6,449 8,617 10,025
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 5.16% 5.68% 5.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.58% 14.24% 14.75%
Number of salaries quoted 5,420 7,015 8,205
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £112,500 £82,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -

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 47,490 60,530 67,970
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 38.02% 39.92% 40.23%
Number of salaries quoted 39,673 50,360 56,965
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 22 November 2019.

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 22 November 2019. 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 0 2,882 £75,000 +15.38% 441
South East -5 1,323 £50,000 +5.26% 218
North of England -2 871 £47,500 +5.56% 233
Midlands -11 545 £45,000 - 115
North West +3 539 £49,741 +4.72% 122
South West -11 474 £45,000 - 110
East of England -13 335 £52,500 +5.00% 116
West Midlands -10 313 £44,000 -2.22% 74
Yorkshire -8 280 £47,500 +5.56% 80
East Midlands -13 231 £45,000 - 41
North East -6 52 £40,000 -20.00% 31
Web Services
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 2019, 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 3,609 (55.96%) Agile Software Development
2 2,669 (41.39%) JavaScript
3 2,572 (39.88%) AWS
4 2,447 (37.94%) Java
5 2,416 (37.46%) C#
6 2,136 (33.12%) .NET
7 2,013 (31.21%) SQL
8 1,685 (26.13%) HTML
9 1,655 (25.66%) Finance
10 1,579 (24.48%) SQL Server
11 1,567 (24.30%) CSS
12 1,422 (22.05%) Software Engineering
13 1,370 (21.24%) Python
14 1,352 (20.96%) REST
15 1,345 (20.86%) Azure
16 1,253 (19.43%) MVC
17 1,223 (18.96%) DevOps
18 1,164 (18.05%) TDD
19 1,161 (18.00%) Scrum
20 1,122 (17.40%) Microsoft
21 1,097 (17.01%) ASP.NET
22 1,048 (16.25%) Microservices
23 1,047 (16.24%) RESTful
24 1,035 (16.05%) AngularJS
25 982 (15.23%) Git (software)
26 974 (15.10%) SOAP
27 883 (13.69%) Docker
28 865 (13.41%) XML
29 846 (13.12%) Linux
30 842 (13.06%) Test Automation

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
1 192 (2.98%) IIS
2 176 (2.73%) CMS
3 167 (2.59%) Elasticsearch
4 150 (2.33%) Apache
5 140 (2.17%) Confluence
6 136 (2.11%) Apache Spark
7 132 (2.05%) Tomcat
8 131 (2.03%) SharePoint
9 103 (1.60%) WebSphere
10 93 (1.44%) JBoss
11 69 (1.07%) WebLogic
12 64 (0.99%) BizTalk Server
13 58 (0.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 39 (0.60%) WordPress
15 37 (0.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 37 (0.57%) MS Exchange
16 35 (0.54%) OpenStack
16 35 (0.54%) Umbraco
17 34 (0.53%) EPiServer
18 31 (0.48%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 80 (1.24%) Microsoft Office
2 40 (0.62%) Microsoft Excel
3 22 (0.34%) Photoshop
4 20 (0.31%) MS Visio
5 12 (0.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 11 (0.17%) Chatbot
7 9 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
7 9 (0.14%) Microsoft Project
8 5 (0.078%) InDesign
9 4 (0.062%) InfoPath
10 3 (0.047%) Sketch
11 2 (0.031%) Adobe Premiere
11 2 (0.031%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 62 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 60 (0.93%) FINCAD Analytics
3 55 (0.85%) Payment Gateway
4 47 (0.73%) PolarLake
5 45 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
6 38 (0.59%) Markit EDM
7 36 (0.56%) Eagle PACE
8 28 (0.43%) SAP ERP
9 24 (0.37%) SAP Hybris
10 15 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
11 13 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
11 13 (0.20%) SAP S/4HANA
12 12 (0.19%) Magento
12 12 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
13 9 (0.14%) Oracle ERP
14 7 (0.11%) SAP PSCD
15 6 (0.093%) Remedy ITSM
16 5 (0.078%) SAP MM
16 5 (0.078%) Visualfiles
17 4 (0.062%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 2,572 (39.88%) AWS
2 1,345 (20.86%) Azure
3 430 (6.67%) GCP
4 382 (5.92%) Serverless
5 363 (5.63%) Amazon S3
6 307 (4.76%) SaaS
7 303 (4.70%) AWS Lambda
8 293 (4.54%) Amazon EC2
9 190 (2.95%) Amazon SQS
9 190 (2.95%) AWS CloudFormation
10 184 (2.85%) Amazon ECS
11 177 (2.74%) GitHub
12 174 (2.70%) PaaS
13 160 (2.48%) IaaS
14 157 (2.43%) OpenShift
15 110 (1.71%) Cloud Computing
16 93 (1.44%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 92 (1.43%) Office 365
17 92 (1.43%) Power Platform
18 64 (0.99%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 175 (2.71%) HTTP
2 138 (2.14%) Internet
3 101 (1.57%) TCP/IP
4 97 (1.50%) DNS
5 82 (1.27%) Firewall
6 55 (0.85%) DHCP
7 52 (0.81%) SAN
8 50 (0.78%) WAN
9 40 (0.62%) Intranet
10 33 (0.51%) LAN
11 29 (0.45%) Network Security
12 27 (0.42%) AMQP
13 26 (0.40%) VPN
14 25 (0.39%) SSL
15 21 (0.33%) Fibre Channel
16 20 (0.31%) HTTPS
17 18 (0.28%) FTP
17 18 (0.28%) SMTP
18 17 (0.26%) VoIP
18 17 (0.26%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,579 (24.48%) SQL Server
2 559 (8.67%) MySQL
3 396 (6.14%) NoSQL
4 359 (5.57%) PostgreSQL
5 344 (5.33%) Relational Database
6 300 (4.65%) Big Data
7 292 (4.53%) Amazon RDS
8 244 (3.78%) MongoDB
9 242 (3.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 183 (2.84%) Amazon Athena
11 172 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
12 166 (2.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 160 (2.48%) RDBMS
14 156 (2.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 135 (2.09%) Amazon Aurora
16 118 (1.83%) Redis
17 105 (1.63%) Amazon Redshift
18 102 (1.58%) Hadoop
19 91 (1.41%) Apache Cassandra
20 89 (1.38%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 982 (15.23%) Git (software)
2 698 (10.82%) Jenkins
3 467 (7.24%) JIRA
4 386 (5.99%) Visual Studio
5 358 (5.55%) Selenium
6 278 (4.31%) Team Foundation Server
7 249 (3.86%) Maven
8 226 (3.50%) JUnit
9 185 (2.87%) NUnit
10 182 (2.82%) Subversion
11 172 (2.67%) Cucumber
12 156 (2.42%) SoapUI
13 146 (2.26%) RStudio
14 143 (2.22%) TeamCity
15 126 (1.95%) SpecFlow
16 124 (1.92%) WebDriver
17 121 (1.88%) Artifactory
18 106 (1.64%) GitLab
18 106 (1.64%) Visual Studio Team System
19 105 (1.63%) JMeter
General
1 1,655 (25.66%) Finance
2 639 (9.91%) Front Office
3 402 (6.23%) Banking
4 324 (5.02%) Retail
5 211 (3.27%) Marketing
6 176 (2.73%) Public Sector
7 149 (2.31%) Manufacturing
8 120 (1.86%) Games
9 108 (1.67%) Advertising
10 104 (1.61%) Telecoms
11 102 (1.58%) Back Office
12 67 (1.04%) Electronics
12 67 (1.04%) Legal
13 58 (0.90%) Law
14 35 (0.54%) Multimedia
15 33 (0.51%) Aerospace
16 31 (0.48%) Automotive
17 26 (0.40%) Investment Banking
18 22 (0.34%) Financial Institution
19 19 (0.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3,672 (56.94%) Developer
2 881 (13.66%) Java Developer
3 856 (13.27%) Senior Developer
4 823 (12.76%) .NET Developer
5 733 (11.37%) C# Developer
6 625 (9.69%) Software Engineer
7 544 (8.44%) Software Developer
8 496 (7.69%) Architect
9 460 (7.13%) C# .NET Developer
10 319 (4.95%) AWS Engineer
11 311 (4.82%) Java Engineer
12 285 (4.42%) Python Developer
13 281 (4.36%) Senior Java Developer
14 270 (4.19%) Analyst
15 264 (4.09%) Java Software Engineer
16 244 (3.78%) AWS Developer
17 234 (3.63%) DevOps Engineer
18 230 (3.57%) ASP.NET Developer
19 219 (3.40%) AWS Software Engineer
20 217 (3.36%) Developer/Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,136 (33.12%) .NET
2 1,685 (26.13%) HTML
3 1,567 (24.30%) CSS
4 1,352 (20.96%) REST
5 1,097 (17.01%) ASP.NET
6 1,047 (16.24%) RESTful
7 1,035 (16.05%) AngularJS
8 974 (15.10%) SOAP
9 865 (13.41%) XML
10 819 (12.70%) jQuery
11 722 (11.20%) Spring
12 697 (10.81%) React
13 648 (10.05%) J2EE
14 623 (9.66%) .NET Framework
15 605 (9.38%) JSON
16 541 (8.39%) Node.js
17 508 (7.88%) HTML5
18 505 (7.83%) ASP.NET MVC
19 447 (6.93%) ASP.NET Web API
19 447 (6.93%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 545 (8.45%) Fixed Income
2 452 (7.01%) Greenfield Project
3 435 (6.75%) Derivative
4 408 (6.33%) Analytical Skills
5 359 (5.57%) Equities
6 329 (5.10%) User Experience
7 321 (4.98%) Mobile App
8 263 (4.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 259 (4.02%) Self-Motivation
10 234 (3.63%) Enterprise Software
11 192 (2.98%) Public Cloud
12 161 (2.50%) Hedge funds
13 132 (2.05%) Data Centre
14 126 (1.95%) Reference Data
15 118 (1.83%) Management Information System
16 102 (1.58%) Algorithms
17 101 (1.57%) Hybrid Cloud
18 88 (1.36%) Equity Derivative
19 84 (1.30%) Client/Server
20 71 (1.10%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 846 (13.12%) Linux
2 670 (10.39%) Windows
3 260 (4.03%) Android
4 218 (3.38%) Unix
5 189 (2.93%) Apple iOS
6 157 (2.43%) Windows Server
7 58 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
8 44 (0.68%) CentOS
9 33 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
10 29 (0.45%) Debian
10 29 (0.45%) Ubuntu
11 20 (0.31%) Mac OS
11 20 (0.31%) Windows 7
12 19 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 15 (0.23%) Windows 10
14 9 (0.14%) Windows 8
14 9 (0.14%) Windows Phone
15 8 (0.12%) Data ONTAP
16 6 (0.093%) Robot Operating System
16 6 (0.093%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,609 (55.96%) Agile Software Development
2 1,422 (22.05%) Software Engineering
3 1,253 (19.43%) MVC
4 1,223 (18.96%) DevOps
5 1,164 (18.05%) TDD
6 1,161 (18.00%) Scrum
7 1,048 (16.25%) Microservices
8 842 (13.06%) Test Automation
9 797 (12.36%) Asset Management
10 728 (11.29%) Continuous Integration
11 727 (11.27%) Web Development
12 724 (11.23%) OO
13 705 (10.93%) Mentoring
14 640 (9.92%) Analytics
15 602 (9.33%) BDD
16 559 (8.67%) Problem-Solving
17 517 (8.02%) SDLC
18 499 (7.74%) Computer Science
19 399 (6.19%) Front End Development
20 395 (6.12%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 2,669 (41.39%) JavaScript
2 2,447 (37.94%) Java
3 2,416 (37.46%) C#
4 2,013 (31.21%) SQL
5 1,370 (21.24%) Python
6 445 (6.90%) C++
7 421 (6.53%) R
8 412 (6.39%) PHP
9 310 (4.81%) T-SQL
10 293 (4.54%) Java 8
11 245 (3.80%) PowerShell
12 243 (3.77%) VB.NET
13 236 (3.66%) TypeScript
14 166 (2.57%) C
15 164 (2.54%) Scala
16 161 (2.50%) Ruby
17 122 (1.89%) Bash Shell
18 110 (1.71%) PL/SQL
19 96 (1.49%) Go
20 80 (1.24%) ES6
Qualifications
1 823 (12.76%) Degree
2 272 (4.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 165 (2.56%) Security Cleared
4 85 (1.32%) SC Cleared
5 81 (1.26%) ISTQB
6 80 (1.24%) Microsoft Certification
7 53 (0.82%) ISEB
8 45 (0.70%) AWS Certification
9 42 (0.65%) MCSE
10 31 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
11 30 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
11 30 (0.47%) Master's Degree
12 25 (0.39%) CCNA
13 23 (0.36%) PMI Certification
14 21 (0.33%) DV Cleared
15 20 (0.31%) PhD
15 20 (0.31%) Postgraduate
16 18 (0.28%) MCP
17 17 (0.26%) CISSP
18 15 (0.23%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 494 (7.66%) QA
2 62 (0.96%) Data Quality
3 61 (0.95%) SLA
4 43 (0.67%) GDPR
5 33 (0.51%) PCI DSS
6 28 (0.43%) PMO
7 27 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 14 (0.22%) HMG Infosec
8 14 (0.22%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 14 (0.22%) JSP 440
9 8 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 7 (0.11%) ISO 31000
11 6 (0.093%) Cyber Essentials
12 5 (0.078%) NIST
12 5 (0.078%) PA-DSS
12 5 (0.078%) PSD2
13 3 (0.047%) COBIT
13 3 (0.047%) EMIR
13 3 (0.047%) MiFID
13 3 (0.047%) WAI
System Software
1 883 (13.69%) Docker
2 210 (3.26%) Active Directory
3 139 (2.16%) Hyper-V
4 132 (2.05%) VMware Infrastructure
5 60 (0.93%) Virtual Machines
6 38 (0.59%) vSphere
7 21 (0.33%) XenApp
8 14 (0.22%) NFS
9 11 (0.17%) Terminal Services
9 11 (0.17%) Varnish
10 10 (0.16%) HDFS
10 10 (0.16%) VMware NSX
11 8 (0.12%) Postfix
12 7 (0.11%) vCloud
13 5 (0.078%) Xen
14 4 (0.062%) Veritas Volume Manager
15 3 (0.047%) KVM
15 3 (0.047%) Virtual Servers
15 3 (0.047%) VMware ESXi
16 2 (0.031%) IAG
Systems Management
1 574 (8.90%) Kubernetes
2 338 (5.24%) Terraform
3 301 (4.67%) Ansible
4 196 (3.04%) Puppet
5 168 (2.61%) Opscode Chef
6 53 (0.82%) Kibana
7 43 (0.67%) logstash
8 39 (0.60%) Single Sign-On
9 37 (0.57%) SCCM
10 27 (0.42%) Packer
10 27 (0.42%) Rancher
10 27 (0.42%) SCOM
11 25 (0.39%) Prometheus
12 24 (0.37%) Mesos
13 22 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
14 21 (0.33%) Docker Swarm
14 21 (0.33%) Salt
15 16 (0.25%) Marathon
16 15 (0.23%) Foglight
16 15 (0.23%) LiteSpeed
Vendors
1 1,122 (17.40%) Microsoft
2 496 (7.69%) Oracle
3 447 (6.93%) Google
4 178 (2.76%) Bloomberg
4 178 (2.76%) VMware
5 176 (2.73%) SAP
6 147 (2.28%) Salesforce.com
7 106 (1.64%) Zend
8 101 (1.57%) WorldPay
9 99 (1.54%) HP
10 84 (1.30%) Adobe
11 83 (1.29%) Informatica
12 75 (1.16%) Splunk
13 74 (1.15%) Atlassian
14 73 (1.13%) Reuters
15 72 (1.12%) ServiceNow
16 70 (1.09%) IBM
17 64 (0.99%) Tableau
18 63 (0.98%) Sybase
19 62 (0.96%) Xamarin