Period
to 12 August 2020

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 12 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
UK > England
6 months to
12 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 45 47 38
Rank change year-on-year +2 -9 0
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 3,127 6,715 9,323
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 5.37% 5.10% 5.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.02% 13.55% 14.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2,891 5,862 8,021
Median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% - +10.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £118,750 £95,000 £82,500
UK median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +13.64% +4.76% +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 24,014 49,557 63,980
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 41.23% 37.67% 40.33%
Number of salaries quoted 20,114 41,173 53,503
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £93,750 £87,500 £82,500
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 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 12 August 2020.

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 12 August 2020. 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 +15 1,695 £80,000 +14.29% 151
South East -14 514 £50,000 - 53
North of England +13 363 £52,500 +10.53% 78
South West +10 260 £50,000 +11.11% 43
North West 0 200 £52,500 +10.53% 39
Midlands -42 162 £47,500 +5.56% 48
East of England -3 130 £56,250 +7.14% 29
Yorkshire +35 111 £50,000 +5.26% 27
West Midlands -48 90 £47,500 +5.56% 25
East Midlands -8 72 £45,500 -3.19% 23
North East +20 52 £47,500 -10.80% 12
Web Services
UK

For the 6 months to 12 August 2020, 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 1,685 (53.89%) Agile Software Development
2 1,457 (46.59%) AWS
3 1,399 (44.74%) JavaScript
4 1,308 (41.83%) Java
5 1,051 (33.61%) Finance
6 950 (30.38%) C#
7 949 (30.35%) SQL
8 925 (29.58%) Azure
9 921 (29.45%) Python
10 854 (27.31%) .NET
11 793 (25.36%) DevOps
12 762 (24.37%) Software Engineering
13 748 (23.92%) HTML
14 698 (22.32%) AngularJS
15 687 (21.97%) CSS
16 668 (21.36%) SQL Server
17 656 (20.98%) REST
18 601 (19.22%) Microservices
19 562 (17.97%) Scrum
20 555 (17.75%) Docker
21 554 (17.72%) React
22 551 (17.62%) Asset Management
23 525 (16.79%) TDD
23 525 (16.79%) Git (software)
24 520 (16.63%) Hedge funds
25 491 (15.70%) RESTful
26 471 (15.06%) Front Office
27 456 (14.58%) MVC
28 445 (14.23%) SOAP
29 444 (14.20%) 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
1 182 (5.82%) Apache
2 100 (3.20%) Confluence
3 95 (3.04%) Elasticsearch
3 95 (3.04%) Tomcat
4 65 (2.08%) IIS
5 61 (1.95%) CMS
6 58 (1.85%) SharePoint
7 44 (1.41%) Apache Spark
8 30 (0.96%) EPiServer
9 24 (0.77%) nginx
9 24 (0.77%) WebSphere
10 13 (0.42%) Oracle Workflow
11 12 (0.38%) MS Exchange
11 12 (0.38%) OpenStack
11 12 (0.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 11 (0.35%) Umbraco
13 10 (0.32%) Drupal
13 10 (0.32%) Red Hat Fuse
13 10 (0.32%) WordPress
14 8 (0.26%) Anypoint
Applications
1 18 (0.58%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (0.45%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (0.19%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.16%) Chatbot
4 5 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.096%) InfoPath
5 3 (0.096%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.064%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.032%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.032%) Adobe Premiere
7 1 (0.032%) Figma
7 1 (0.032%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.032%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 120 (3.84%) Markit EDM
2 64 (2.05%) SimCorp Dimension
3 56 (1.79%) Eagle PACE
3 56 (1.79%) PolarLake
4 53 (1.69%) R3 Corda
5 51 (1.63%) Distributed Ledger
6 37 (1.18%) FINCAD Analytics
7 29 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
8 21 (0.67%) Remedy ITSM
9 17 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
10 16 (0.51%) Magento
11 13 (0.42%) Oracle Receivables
11 13 (0.42%) SAP Hybris
12 12 (0.38%) Oracle ERP
13 11 (0.35%) Oracle Payables
14 5 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
14 5 (0.16%) Oracle CRM
14 5 (0.16%) SAP SD
15 4 (0.13%) Eikon
15 4 (0.13%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 1,457 (46.59%) AWS
2 925 (29.58%) Azure
3 380 (12.15%) GCP
4 260 (8.31%) Serverless
5 200 (6.40%) SaaS
6 199 (6.36%) AWS Lambda
7 122 (3.90%) Amazon ECS
8 109 (3.49%) PaaS
9 107 (3.42%) Amazon EC2
10 90 (2.88%) GitHub
11 83 (2.65%) Amazon S3
12 77 (2.46%) OpenShift
13 74 (2.37%) IaaS
14 68 (2.17%) Apigee
15 60 (1.92%) Office 365
16 58 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
17 51 (1.63%) Power Platform
18 43 (1.38%) Dynamics 365
18 43 (1.38%) npm
19 42 (1.34%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 75 (2.40%) HTTP
2 51 (1.63%) Internet
3 37 (1.18%) TCP/IP
4 33 (1.06%) Firewall
5 30 (0.96%) DNS
6 27 (0.86%) VPN
7 24 (0.77%) SSL
8 20 (0.64%) Skype
9 14 (0.45%) Network Security
9 14 (0.45%) VoIP
10 13 (0.42%) FTP
11 11 (0.35%) SAN
12 10 (0.32%) DHCP
12 10 (0.32%) Intranet
13 9 (0.29%) LAN
14 8 (0.26%) MQTT
14 8 (0.26%) RTP
14 8 (0.26%) WAN
14 8 (0.26%) WebEx
14 8 (0.26%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 668 (21.36%) SQL Server
2 397 (12.70%) MySQL
3 273 (8.73%) PostgreSQL
4 204 (6.52%) NoSQL
5 191 (6.11%) MongoDB
6 112 (3.58%) Data Warehouse
7 108 (3.45%) Relational Database
8 103 (3.29%) Amazon Redshift
9 90 (2.88%) Redis
10 81 (2.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 72 (2.30%) Big Data
12 65 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 64 (2.05%) Hadoop
14 59 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 53 (1.69%) Blockchain
16 51 (1.63%) Amazon Athena
17 48 (1.54%) Power BI
18 39 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 33 (1.06%) RDBMS
20 28 (0.90%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 525 (16.79%) Git (software)
2 402 (12.86%) Jenkins
3 216 (6.91%) JIRA
4 163 (5.21%) Visual Studio
5 155 (4.96%) Maven
6 130 (4.16%) Selenium
7 126 (4.03%) Team Foundation Server
8 124 (3.97%) JUnit
9 119 (3.81%) GitLab
10 95 (3.04%) Cucumber
11 80 (2.56%) Artifactory
12 68 (2.17%) TeamCity
13 63 (2.01%) Mockito
14 58 (1.85%) Octopus Deploy
15 55 (1.76%) NUnit
16 48 (1.54%) RStudio
16 48 (1.54%) SonarQube
17 46 (1.47%) Bitbucket
18 43 (1.38%) Subversion
19 42 (1.34%) jMock
General
1 1,051 (33.61%) Finance
2 471 (15.06%) Front Office
3 329 (10.52%) Banking
4 146 (4.67%) Back Office
5 145 (4.64%) Investment Banking
6 98 (3.13%) Retail
7 95 (3.04%) Marketing
8 62 (1.98%) Manufacturing
9 55 (1.76%) Public Sector
10 49 (1.57%) Law
11 39 (1.25%) Games
12 30 (0.96%) Telecoms
13 22 (0.70%) Financial Institution
13 22 (0.70%) Legal
14 15 (0.48%) Advertising
14 15 (0.48%) Publishing
15 12 (0.38%) Local Government
16 11 (0.35%) Automotive
17 7 (0.22%) Electronics
17 7 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1,776 (56.80%) Developer
2 362 (11.58%) Java Developer
3 356 (11.38%) Architect
4 349 (11.16%) Software Engineer
5 338 (10.81%) .NET Developer
6 336 (10.75%) Senior Developer
7 283 (9.05%) AWS Engineer
8 221 (7.07%) C# Developer
9 199 (6.36%) Python Developer
10 178 (5.69%) AWS Developer
11 168 (5.37%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 154 (4.92%) Analyst
13 150 (4.80%) PHP Developer
13 150 (4.80%) Software Developer
14 146 (4.67%) C# .NET Developer
15 139 (4.45%) AWS Software Engineer
16 136 (4.35%) Python Engineer
17 125 (4.00%) AWS Architect
17 125 (4.00%) Full Stack Developer
18 117 (3.74%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 854 (27.31%) .NET
2 748 (23.92%) HTML
3 698 (22.32%) AngularJS
4 687 (21.97%) CSS
5 656 (20.98%) REST
6 554 (17.72%) React
7 491 (15.70%) RESTful
8 445 (14.23%) SOAP
9 394 (12.60%) ASP.NET
10 372 (11.90%) .NET Core
11 360 (11.51%) XML
12 349 (11.16%) Vue.js
13 343 (10.97%) Node.js
14 329 (10.52%) Spring
15 319 (10.20%) jQuery
16 278 (8.89%) JSON
17 250 (7.99%) .NET Framework
18 227 (7.26%) ASP.NET Web API
19 196 (6.27%) HTML5
20 179 (5.72%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 520 (16.63%) Hedge funds
2 444 (14.20%) Fixed Income
3 319 (10.20%) Derivative
4 308 (9.85%) Equities
5 230 (7.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 221 (7.07%) Analytical Skills
7 170 (5.44%) Greenfield Project
8 137 (4.38%) Reference Data
9 125 (4.00%) User Experience
10 100 (3.20%) Mobile App
11 70 (2.24%) Self-Motivation
12 67 (2.14%) Enterprise Software
13 64 (2.05%) Public Cloud
14 52 (1.66%) Algorithms
15 49 (1.57%) Data Structures
16 39 (1.25%) Management Information System
17 34 (1.09%) Blog
17 34 (1.09%) Market Risk
18 27 (0.86%) Credit Derivative
19 26 (0.83%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 372 (11.90%) Linux
2 237 (7.58%) Windows
3 80 (2.56%) Android
4 74 (2.37%) Apple iOS
5 58 (1.85%) Unix
6 57 (1.82%) Windows Server
7 30 (0.96%) CentOS
8 23 (0.74%) Ubuntu
9 21 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
10 15 (0.48%) Windows 10
11 13 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 13 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
11 13 (0.42%) Windows Server 2016
12 9 (0.29%) Amazon Linux
13 6 (0.19%) Windows 7
14 5 (0.16%) Debian
14 5 (0.16%) Mac OS X
14 5 (0.16%) Windows Server 2019
15 4 (0.13%) Mesosphere
16 2 (0.064%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,685 (53.89%) Agile Software Development
2 793 (25.36%) DevOps
3 762 (24.37%) Software Engineering
4 601 (19.22%) Microservices
5 562 (17.97%) Scrum
6 551 (17.62%) Asset Management
7 525 (16.79%) TDD
8 456 (14.58%) MVC
9 421 (13.46%) Investment Management
10 392 (12.54%) Fintech
11 345 (11.03%) Test Automation
12 324 (10.36%) OO
13 313 (10.01%) Problem-Solving
14 306 (9.79%) Continuous Integration
15 305 (9.75%) Mentoring
16 281 (8.99%) BDD
17 268 (8.57%) Web Development
18 263 (8.41%) Migration
19 228 (7.29%) OOP
20 217 (6.94%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1,399 (44.74%) JavaScript
2 1,308 (41.83%) Java
3 950 (30.38%) C#
4 949 (30.35%) SQL
5 921 (29.45%) Python
6 244 (7.80%) PHP
7 194 (6.20%) C++
8 165 (5.28%) PowerShell
9 164 (5.24%) TypeScript
10 163 (5.21%) Kotlin
11 151 (4.83%) T-SQL
12 130 (4.16%) R
13 111 (3.55%) Bash Shell
14 106 (3.39%) C
15 97 (3.10%) Ruby
16 83 (2.65%) Java 8
17 69 (2.21%) VB.NET
18 61 (1.95%) Apex Code
19 54 (1.73%) Scala
20 51 (1.63%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 313 (10.01%) Degree
2 116 (3.71%) Security Cleared
3 105 (3.36%) Computer Science Degree
4 94 (3.01%) SC Cleared
5 38 (1.22%) Sun Certification
6 34 (1.09%) ISTQB
7 29 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
8 25 (0.80%) ISEB
9 18 (0.58%) AWS Certification
10 16 (0.51%) MCITP
11 14 (0.45%) DV Cleared
12 12 (0.38%) Cisco Certification
12 12 (0.38%) Oracle Certification
13 11 (0.35%) CISSP
13 11 (0.35%) Numerate Degree
14 9 (0.29%) PhD
15 6 (0.19%) CCNA
15 6 (0.19%) CCNP
15 6 (0.19%) ITIL Certification
16 5 (0.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 177 (5.66%) QA
2 32 (1.02%) GDPR
3 22 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 21 (0.67%) SLA
5 17 (0.54%) Data Quality
5 17 (0.54%) NIST
6 11 (0.35%) ISO 9001
6 11 (0.35%) PCI DSS
7 5 (0.16%) COBIT
8 4 (0.13%) COSO
9 3 (0.096%) MiFID
10 2 (0.064%) NCSC
10 2 (0.064%) PMO
10 2 (0.064%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.032%) Cyber Essentials
11 1 (0.032%) HL7
11 1 (0.032%) ISO 31000
11 1 (0.032%) ISO 8583
11 1 (0.032%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 1 (0.032%) PSD2
System Software
1 555 (17.75%) Docker
2 95 (3.04%) Active Directory
3 77 (2.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 46 (1.47%) vSphere
5 33 (1.06%) Hyper-V
6 14 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
7 11 (0.35%) XenApp
8 9 (0.29%) Postfix
9 8 (0.26%) NDS
9 8 (0.26%) NetIQ eDirectory
10 5 (0.16%) Varnish
10 5 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
10 5 (0.16%) VMware NSX
11 4 (0.13%) Gluster
11 4 (0.13%) GlusterFS
11 4 (0.13%) Microsoft App-V
11 4 (0.13%) vCloud
11 4 (0.13%) Xen
12 3 (0.096%) Apache Flume
12 3 (0.096%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 415 (13.27%) Kubernetes
2 170 (5.44%) Terraform
3 142 (4.54%) Ansible
4 110 (3.52%) Puppet
5 79 (2.53%) Opscode Chef
6 25 (0.80%) SCCM
7 21 (0.67%) NetIQ Identity Manager
8 20 (0.64%) Kibana
8 20 (0.64%) Single Sign-On
9 19 (0.61%) HP UCMDB
10 18 (0.58%) logstash
11 13 (0.42%) HP ALM
12 11 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
12 11 (0.35%) vCenter Server
13 10 (0.32%) Microsoft Intune
13 10 (0.32%) SCVMM
14 9 (0.29%) Grafana
14 9 (0.29%) Istio
14 9 (0.29%) Salt
15 8 (0.26%) Packer
Vendors
1 374 (11.96%) Microsoft
2 337 (10.78%) Google
3 234 (7.48%) Oracle
4 103 (3.29%) Bloomberg
5 101 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
5 101 (3.23%) VMware
6 74 (2.37%) Zend
7 72 (2.30%) SAP
8 64 (2.05%) Calypso
8 64 (2.05%) Charles River
8 64 (2.05%) GoldenSource
8 64 (2.05%) SimCorp
9 52 (1.66%) HP
10 49 (1.57%) ServiceNow
11 45 (1.44%) Atlassian
12 38 (1.22%) MuleSoft
13 36 (1.15%) Cisco
14 32 (1.02%) IBM
15 29 (0.93%) Remedy
16 26 (0.83%) Pardot