Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
UK > England
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 40 33
Rank change year-on-year 0 -7 +2
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 8,721 9,893 11,348
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 5.72% 6.05% 6.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.25% 14.99% 16.09%
Number of salaries quoted 7,147 7,998 9,921
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,000 £31,250 £31,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +7.53%

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 61,203 65,991 70,540
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.17% 40.34% 39.15%
Number of salaries quoted 50,969 54,989 61,672
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £83,750 £77,750 £76,250
UK median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.00% +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 20 October 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 20 October 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 3,845 £65,000 +8.33% 488
South East -1 1,806 £47,500 +5.56% 244
North of England -20 1,062 £47,500 +5.56% 258
Midlands +7 730 £45,000 +12.50% 172
East of England -3 697 £50,000 +5.26% 116
North West -27 591 £47,500 +5.56% 150
South West -4 570 £45,000 - 109
East Midlands +14 382 £45,000 +12.50% 68
Yorkshire -18 381 £45,000 - 87
West Midlands -15 347 £45,000 +12.50% 104
North East -1 89 £50,000 +19.05% 21
South Coast - 4 - -
Web Services
UK

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 4,486 (51.44%) Agile Software Development
2 3,589 (41.15%) JavaScript
3 3,390 (38.87%) SQL
4 3,381 (38.77%) Java
5 3,233 (37.07%) C#
6 3,215 (36.87%) .NET
7 2,882 (33.05%) Amazon AWS
8 2,627 (30.12%) HTML
9 2,384 (27.34%) SQL Server
10 2,259 (25.90%) CSS
11 2,049 (23.50%) Finance
12 1,987 (22.78%) MVC
13 1,862 (21.35%) TDD
14 1,823 (20.90%) REST
15 1,766 (20.25%) Microsoft
16 1,753 (20.10%) RESTful
17 1,638 (18.78%) Microsoft Azure
18 1,602 (18.37%) AngularJS
19 1,575 (18.06%) Scrum
20 1,562 (17.91%) SOAP
21 1,556 (17.84%) ASP.NET
22 1,549 (17.76%) XML
23 1,535 (17.60%) Software Engineering
24 1,516 (17.38%) DevOps
25 1,431 (16.41%) Git (software)
26 1,411 (16.18%) Continuous Integration
27 1,403 (16.09%) Microservices
28 1,373 (15.74%) Spring
29 1,352 (15.50%) jQuery
30 1,333 (15.28%) Degree

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
1 466 (5.34%) IIS
2 377 (4.32%) Apache
3 323 (3.70%) Tomcat
4 320 (3.67%) SharePoint
5 311 (3.57%) Confluence
6 275 (3.15%) CMS
7 271 (3.11%) WebSphere
8 249 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
9 232 (2.66%) JBoss
10 208 (2.39%) Apache Spark
11 173 (1.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 122 (1.40%) WebLogic
13 115 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
14 99 (1.14%) nginx
15 85 (0.97%) Apache Solr
16 81 (0.93%) Drupal
17 77 (0.88%) Ethereum
17 77 (0.88%) OpenStack
18 61 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
19 60 (0.69%) WordPress
Applications
1 118 (1.35%) Microsoft Office
2 72 (0.83%) Microsoft Excel
3 37 (0.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 36 (0.41%) MS Visio
4 36 (0.41%) Photoshop
5 21 (0.24%) Chatbot
6 11 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
7 10 (0.11%) GIMP
7 10 (0.11%) InfoPath
7 10 (0.11%) Microsoft Project
8 6 (0.069%) Gliffy
9 5 (0.057%) Fireworks
9 5 (0.057%) SPSS
10 4 (0.046%) Maya
10 4 (0.046%) Spreadsheet
10 4 (0.046%) Weka
11 3 (0.034%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 3 (0.034%) HipChat
11 3 (0.034%) InVision
11 3 (0.034%) Stata
Business Applications
1 193 (2.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 64 (0.73%) Payment Gateway
3 50 (0.57%) Magento
4 36 (0.41%) Ripple
5 23 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
6 18 (0.21%) Scribe Insight
7 17 (0.19%) Concordance
7 17 (0.19%) Relativity
8 12 (0.14%) Distributed Ledger
8 12 (0.14%) NetSuite
9 9 (0.10%) Documaker
9 9 (0.10%) Oracle EBS
10 7 (0.080%) Adobe Campaign
10 7 (0.080%) SDL Web 8
11 6 (0.069%) Oracle Retail
11 6 (0.069%) Remedy ITSM
11 6 (0.069%) SAP Business One
11 6 (0.069%) Teamcenter
12 5 (0.057%) BASE24
12 5 (0.057%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2,882 (33.05%) Amazon AWS
2 1,638 (18.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 391 (4.48%) SaaS
4 345 (3.96%) Google Cloud Platform
5 277 (3.18%) Amazon EC2
6 223 (2.56%) Serverless
7 214 (2.45%) Amazon S3
8 195 (2.24%) AWS CloudFormation
9 187 (2.14%) GitHub
10 170 (1.95%) Office 365
11 155 (1.78%) PaaS
12 150 (1.72%) IaaS
13 149 (1.71%) Cloud Computing
14 139 (1.59%) AWS Lambda
15 112 (1.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 105 (1.20%) OpenShift
17 77 (0.88%) Azure Active Directory
18 71 (0.81%) Amazon CloudWatch
19 70 (0.80%) Dynamics 365
20 64 (0.73%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 377 (4.32%) HTTP
2 225 (2.58%) Internet
3 191 (2.19%) TCP/IP
4 179 (2.05%) DNS
5 144 (1.65%) Firewall
6 78 (0.89%) SAN
7 68 (0.78%) SSL
8 66 (0.76%) Network Security
9 65 (0.75%) FTP
9 65 (0.75%) VPN
10 52 (0.60%) SSH
11 51 (0.58%) Intranet
12 50 (0.57%) DHCP
13 45 (0.52%) SMTP
14 43 (0.49%) WAN
15 33 (0.38%) LAN
16 32 (0.37%) HTTPS
17 30 (0.34%) AMQP
18 28 (0.32%) Reverse Proxy
19 25 (0.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2,384 (27.34%) SQL Server
2 746 (8.55%) MySQL
3 672 (7.71%) NoSQL
4 629 (7.21%) Relational Database
5 458 (5.25%) Big Data
6 449 (5.15%) MongoDB
7 373 (4.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 340 (3.90%) Data Warehouse
9 328 (3.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 305 (3.50%) PostgreSQL
11 233 (2.67%) Apache Cassandra
12 227 (2.60%) RDBMS
13 225 (2.58%) Hadoop
14 210 (2.41%) Oracle Database
15 200 (2.29%) Amazon RDS
16 182 (2.09%) SQL Server 2012
17 174 (2.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 162 (1.86%) SQL Server 2008
19 128 (1.47%) Blockchain
20 123 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1,431 (16.41%) Git (software)
2 955 (10.95%) Jenkins
3 771 (8.84%) JIRA
4 616 (7.06%) Team Foundation Server
5 613 (7.03%) Visual Studio
6 569 (6.52%) Selenium
7 552 (6.33%) Maven
8 457 (5.24%) JUnit
9 347 (3.98%) Subversion
10 325 (3.73%) Cucumber
11 297 (3.41%) NUnit
12 251 (2.88%) Eclipse
13 239 (2.74%) TeamCity
14 218 (2.50%) SoapUI
15 176 (2.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 175 (2.01%) JMeter
17 162 (1.86%) gulp
18 160 (1.83%) WebDriver
19 159 (1.82%) Gradle
20 146 (1.67%) SpecFlow
General
1 2,049 (23.50%) Finance
2 532 (6.10%) Banking
3 475 (5.45%) Retail
4 315 (3.61%) Marketing
5 232 (2.66%) Games
6 231 (2.65%) Manufacturing
7 170 (1.95%) Front Office
8 167 (1.91%) Telecoms
9 150 (1.72%) Investment Banking
10 141 (1.62%) Advertising
11 134 (1.54%) Financial Institution
12 106 (1.22%) Law
13 103 (1.18%) Electronics
14 99 (1.14%) Legal
15 82 (0.94%) Automotive
16 71 (0.81%) Back Office
17 41 (0.47%) Publishing
18 39 (0.45%) Retail Finance
19 34 (0.39%) French Language
20 31 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4,958 (56.85%) Developer
2 1,445 (16.57%) Java Developer
3 1,160 (13.30%) .NET Developer
4 1,088 (12.48%) Senior Developer
5 940 (10.78%) C# Developer
6 839 (9.62%) Architect
7 683 (7.83%) Software Developer
8 594 (6.81%) Software Engineer
9 568 (6.51%) C# .NET Developer
10 451 (5.17%) Senior Java Developer
11 407 (4.67%) Lead Developer
12 356 (4.08%) DevOps Engineer
13 348 (3.99%) Analyst
14 317 (3.63%) Solutions Architect
15 316 (3.62%) Java Engineer
16 291 (3.34%) Full Stack Developer
17 267 (3.06%) Web Developer
18 265 (3.04%) Senior .NET Developer
19 257 (2.95%) JavaScript Developer
20 252 (2.89%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3,215 (36.87%) .NET
2 2,627 (30.12%) HTML
3 2,259 (25.90%) CSS
4 1,823 (20.90%) REST
5 1,753 (20.10%) RESTful
6 1,602 (18.37%) AngularJS
7 1,562 (17.91%) SOAP
8 1,556 (17.84%) ASP.NET
9 1,549 (17.76%) XML
10 1,373 (15.74%) Spring
11 1,352 (15.50%) jQuery
12 974 (11.17%) HTML5
13 959 (11.00%) JSON
14 911 (10.45%) ASP.NET Web API
15 865 (9.92%) .NET Framework
16 861 (9.87%) React
17 778 (8.92%) Node.js
18 768 (8.81%) WCF
19 723 (8.29%) ASP.NET MVC
20 554 (6.35%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 823 (9.44%) Computer Science
2 782 (8.97%) Analytical Skills
3 554 (6.35%) User Experience
4 464 (5.32%) Fintech
4 464 (5.32%) Greenfield Project
5 417 (4.78%) Mobile App
6 389 (4.46%) Enterprise Software
7 328 (3.76%) Self-Motivation
8 199 (2.28%) Management Information System
9 196 (2.25%) Algorithms
10 186 (2.13%) Public Cloud
11 164 (1.88%) Data Centre
12 148 (1.70%) N-Tier
13 130 (1.49%) Hedge funds
14 115 (1.32%) Linux Command Line
15 113 (1.30%) Data Structures
16 97 (1.11%) Cyberthreat
17 94 (1.08%) Derivative
18 93 (1.07%) Hybrid Cloud
19 91 (1.04%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1,303 (14.94%) Linux
2 1,071 (12.28%) Windows
3 441 (5.06%) Unix
4 327 (3.75%) Windows Server
5 318 (3.65%) Android
6 261 (2.99%) Apple iOS
7 126 (1.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 121 (1.39%) CentOS
9 101 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
10 86 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
11 85 (0.97%) Ubuntu
12 60 (0.69%) Solaris
13 46 (0.53%) Windows 10
14 38 (0.44%) Windows 7
15 29 (0.33%) Debian
16 24 (0.28%) HPUX
16 24 (0.28%) Windows 8
17 22 (0.25%) Mac OS
18 21 (0.24%) AIX
19 10 (0.11%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4,486 (51.44%) Agile Software Development
2 1,987 (22.78%) MVC
3 1,862 (21.35%) TDD
4 1,575 (18.06%) Scrum
5 1,535 (17.60%) Software Engineering
6 1,516 (17.38%) DevOps
7 1,411 (16.18%) Continuous Integration
8 1,403 (16.09%) Microservices
9 1,217 (13.95%) Test Automation
10 1,184 (13.58%) OO
11 1,115 (12.79%) Problem-Solving
12 1,022 (11.72%) SOA
13 870 (9.98%) BDD
14 829 (9.51%) Web Development
15 783 (8.98%) SDLC
16 666 (7.64%) Unit Testing
17 597 (6.85%) Mentoring
18 541 (6.20%) E-Commerce
19 518 (5.94%) Open Source
20 505 (5.79%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 3,589 (41.15%) JavaScript
2 3,390 (38.87%) SQL
3 3,381 (38.77%) Java
4 3,233 (37.07%) C#
5 1,122 (12.87%) Python
6 786 (9.01%) T-SQL
7 550 (6.31%) PHP
8 502 (5.76%) Java 8
9 441 (5.06%) PowerShell
10 408 (4.68%) C++
11 328 (3.76%) Bash Shell
12 320 (3.67%) VB.NET
13 294 (3.37%) PL/SQL
14 269 (3.08%) Ruby
15 246 (2.82%) Scala
16 206 (2.36%) TypeScript
17 197 (2.26%) Go
18 185 (2.12%) Shell Script
19 176 (2.02%) Perl
20 168 (1.93%) C
Qualifications
1 1,333 (15.28%) Degree
2 420 (4.82%) Computer Science Degree
3 218 (2.50%) Security Cleared
4 130 (1.49%) SC Cleared
5 129 (1.48%) Microsoft Certification
6 96 (1.10%) ISTQB
7 85 (0.97%) Master's Degree
8 74 (0.85%) MCSE
9 70 (0.80%) ISEB
10 69 (0.79%) Numerate Degree
11 62 (0.71%) AWS Certification
12 52 (0.60%) MCSA
13 46 (0.53%) DV Cleared
14 43 (0.49%) CISSP
15 37 (0.42%) PhD
15 37 (0.42%) PMI Certification
16 28 (0.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 26 (0.30%) CISM
18 25 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
19 21 (0.24%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 644 (7.38%) QA
2 87 (1.00%) GDPR
3 69 (0.79%) Data Quality
4 59 (0.68%) SLA
5 48 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 46 (0.53%) PCI DSS
7 31 (0.36%) PMO
8 29 (0.33%) ISO 9001
9 12 (0.14%) Cyber Essentials
10 11 (0.13%) WCAG
11 9 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 9 (0.10%) MiFID
12 7 (0.080%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 7 (0.080%) GAMP
12 7 (0.080%) HL7
12 7 (0.080%) ISO 14001
13 5 (0.057%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
13 5 (0.057%) PA-DSS
13 5 (0.057%) PSD2
14 4 (0.046%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1,005 (11.52%) Docker
2 374 (4.29%) Active Directory
3 206 (2.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 90 (1.03%) Hyper-V
5 68 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
6 50 (0.57%) vSphere
7 43 (0.49%) VMware ESXi
8 32 (0.37%) XenApp
9 30 (0.34%) XenDesktop
10 25 (0.29%) Virtual Desktop
10 25 (0.29%) VirtualBox
11 23 (0.26%) HDFS
12 19 (0.22%) Varnish
13 18 (0.21%) VMware NSX
14 14 (0.16%) NFS
15 12 (0.14%) Firmware
15 12 (0.14%) Terminal Services
15 12 (0.14%) XenServer
16 11 (0.13%) Apache Flume
17 10 (0.11%) Samba
Systems Management
1 425 (4.87%) Kubernetes
2 414 (4.75%) Ansible
3 406 (4.66%) Puppet
4 336 (3.85%) Terraform
5 333 (3.82%) Opscode Chef
6 61 (0.70%) Nagios
7 57 (0.65%) SCCM
8 55 (0.63%) Kibana
9 52 (0.60%) Packer
10 51 (0.58%) Single Sign-On
11 45 (0.52%) Docker Swarm
12 41 (0.47%) ZABBIX
13 40 (0.46%) Salt
13 40 (0.46%) SCOM
14 36 (0.41%) Prometheus
15 31 (0.36%) Consul
16 23 (0.26%) Rancher
17 20 (0.23%) logstash
18 18 (0.21%) HP ALM
18 18 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1,766 (20.25%) Microsoft
2 894 (10.25%) Oracle
3 522 (5.99%) Google
4 310 (3.55%) VMware
5 215 (2.47%) Red Hat
6 213 (2.44%) IBM
7 201 (2.30%) SAP
8 199 (2.28%) Salesforce.com
9 148 (1.70%) Xamarin
10 131 (1.50%) Splunk
11 128 (1.47%) ServiceNow
12 106 (1.22%) Informatica
13 101 (1.16%) HP
14 90 (1.03%) Tableau
15 89 (1.02%) Atlassian
16 83 (0.95%) Nintex
17 82 (0.94%) New Relic
18 76 (0.87%) Citrix
19 75 (0.86%) Adobe
20 74 (0.85%) Sitecore