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

Web Services
UK > England
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 33 33
Rank change year-on-year -4 0 +6
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 9,950 9,926 12,290
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 6.01% 6.02% 6.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.70% 15.22% 16.09%
Number of salaries quoted 8,339 8,534 10,586
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 £31,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £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 67,700 65,220 76,376
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.93% 39.56% 38.74%
Number of salaries quoted 57,460 56,587 66,174
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 February 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 February 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 -1 3,858 £60,000 +4.35% 555
South East -5 2,070 £45,000 -5.26% 272
North of England +2 1,653 £47,500 +11.76% 294
North West +1 1,020 £47,500 +11.76% 183
East of England +2 859 £50,000 - 138
Midlands -6 791 £44,000 +3.53% 139
South West +13 701 £42,500 -5.56% 125
Yorkshire -10 491 £47,000 +4.44% 89
East Midlands +14 410 £44,000 -2.22% 71
West Midlands -33 380 £42,500 +6.25% 67
North East -1 136 £46,500 +22.37% 22
Web Services
UK

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 5,325 (53.52%) Agile Software Development
2 4,065 (40.85%) JavaScript
3 3,843 (38.62%) Java
4 3,465 (34.82%) SQL
5 3,445 (34.62%) C#
6 3,282 (32.98%) .NET
7 3,176 (31.92%) HTML
8 2,716 (27.30%) Amazon AWS
9 2,708 (27.22%) CSS
10 2,615 (26.28%) SQL Server
11 2,580 (25.93%) MVC
12 2,162 (21.73%) REST
13 2,086 (20.96%) RESTful
14 1,964 (19.74%) TDD
15 1,957 (19.67%) Scrum
16 1,929 (19.39%) AngularJS
17 1,914 (19.24%) Microsoft
18 1,873 (18.82%) Finance
19 1,850 (18.59%) XML
20 1,799 (18.08%) Software Engineering
21 1,797 (18.06%) ASP.NET
22 1,782 (17.91%) SOAP
23 1,723 (17.32%) Linux
24 1,716 (17.25%) jQuery
25 1,617 (16.25%) OO
26 1,561 (15.69%) Git (software)
27 1,546 (15.54%) Spring
28 1,487 (14.94%) Continuous Integration
29 1,369 (13.76%) Degree
30 1,359 (13.66%) DevOps

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
1 598 (6.01%) Apache
2 553 (5.56%) Tomcat
3 374 (3.76%) JBoss
4 352 (3.54%) SharePoint
5 301 (3.03%) IIS
6 280 (2.81%) WebSphere
7 235 (2.36%) CMS
8 228 (2.29%) Elasticsearch
9 218 (2.19%) Confluence
10 175 (1.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 162 (1.63%) Apache Spark
12 154 (1.55%) WebLogic
13 142 (1.43%) nginx
14 117 (1.18%) Apache Solr
15 112 (1.13%) BizTalk Server
16 109 (1.10%) Umbraco
17 95 (0.95%) OpenStack
18 69 (0.69%) Drupal
19 66 (0.66%) WebSphere Application Server
20 59 (0.59%) Mule
Applications
1 138 (1.39%) Microsoft Office
2 84 (0.84%) Microsoft Excel
3 52 (0.52%) Photoshop
4 27 (0.27%) MS Visio
5 17 (0.17%) SPSS
6 16 (0.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 15 (0.15%) InfoPath
8 12 (0.12%) GIMP
9 11 (0.11%) Microsoft Project
10 10 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
11 6 (0.060%) Weka
12 4 (0.040%) EngageOne
13 3 (0.030%) AutoCAD
14 2 (0.020%) FreeHand
14 2 (0.020%) Revit
15 1 (0.010%) GNU Octave
15 1 (0.010%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 143 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 66 (0.66%) Remedy ITSM
3 55 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
4 45 (0.45%) Payment Gateway
5 38 (0.38%) Magento
6 29 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
7 26 (0.26%) Oracle BPM
8 21 (0.21%) SAP CRM
9 16 (0.16%) Scribe Insight
10 14 (0.14%) HFM
10 14 (0.14%) MetaTrader
11 13 (0.13%) Elite 3E
11 13 (0.13%) SAP S/4HANA
12 12 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
12 12 (0.12%) NetSuite
12 12 (0.12%) SAP Hybris
13 11 (0.11%) Ripple
14 10 (0.10%) Ripple XRP
15 9 (0.090%) Salesforce.com CRM
16 8 (0.080%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 2,716 (27.30%) Amazon AWS
2 1,314 (13.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 443 (4.45%) SaaS
4 356 (3.58%) GitHub
5 278 (2.79%) Google Cloud Platform
6 258 (2.59%) Amazon EC2
7 216 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
8 213 (2.14%) Office 365
9 155 (1.56%) Amazon S3
10 153 (1.54%) Serverless
11 146 (1.47%) IaaS
12 145 (1.46%) PaaS
13 109 (1.10%) AWS CloudFormation
14 106 (1.07%) OpenShift
15 76 (0.76%) AWS Lambda
16 73 (0.73%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 66 (0.66%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
18 64 (0.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
19 57 (0.57%) npm
20 52 (0.52%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 382 (3.84%) Internet
2 379 (3.81%) HTTP
3 219 (2.20%) Firewall
3 219 (2.20%) TCP/IP
4 201 (2.02%) DNS
5 147 (1.48%) SSL
6 116 (1.17%) WAN
7 101 (1.02%) LAN
8 98 (0.98%) VPN
9 84 (0.84%) DHCP
10 78 (0.78%) FTP
11 75 (0.75%) Intranet
12 71 (0.71%) Network Security
13 66 (0.66%) SAN
14 65 (0.65%) SMS
15 56 (0.56%) Intrusion Detection
16 53 (0.53%) Broadband
17 40 (0.40%) IPsec
17 40 (0.40%) Wireless
18 37 (0.37%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2,615 (26.28%) SQL Server
2 1,151 (11.57%) MySQL
3 780 (7.84%) NoSQL
4 632 (6.35%) Relational Database
5 541 (5.44%) MongoDB
6 393 (3.95%) Big Data
7 369 (3.71%) PostgreSQL
8 310 (3.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 276 (2.77%) Data Warehouse
9 276 (2.77%) Oracle Database
10 269 (2.70%) Apache Cassandra
11 254 (2.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 229 (2.30%) Hadoop
13 182 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
14 176 (1.77%) RDBMS
15 175 (1.76%) Redis
16 167 (1.68%) SQL Server 2012
17 155 (1.56%) Amazon RDS
18 137 (1.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
19 129 (1.30%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1,561 (15.69%) Git (software)
2 1,140 (11.46%) Jenkins
3 800 (8.04%) JIRA
4 668 (6.71%) Maven
5 652 (6.55%) Selenium
6 561 (5.64%) Visual Studio
7 520 (5.23%) Team Foundation Server
8 519 (5.22%) Subversion
9 466 (4.68%) JUnit
10 394 (3.96%) Cucumber
11 317 (3.19%) NUnit
12 278 (2.79%) TeamCity
13 253 (2.54%) WebDriver
14 216 (2.17%) SoapUI
15 204 (2.05%) Eclipse
16 177 (1.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 170 (1.71%) Gradle
18 164 (1.65%) JMeter
19 162 (1.63%) Ant
20 147 (1.48%) Vagrant
General
1 1,873 (18.82%) Finance
2 550 (5.53%) Banking
3 536 (5.39%) Retail
4 330 (3.32%) Marketing
5 247 (2.48%) Games
6 220 (2.21%) Advertising
7 199 (2.00%) Telecoms
8 167 (1.68%) Manufacturing
9 149 (1.50%) Investment Banking
10 135 (1.36%) Law
11 105 (1.06%) Legal
12 102 (1.03%) Retail Banking
13 100 (1.01%) Financial Institution
14 91 (0.91%) Publishing
15 76 (0.76%) Electronics
16 73 (0.73%) Back Office
17 63 (0.63%) Front Office
18 52 (0.52%) Automotive
19 43 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
20 35 (0.35%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5,749 (57.78%) Developer
2 1,716 (17.25%) Java Developer
3 1,594 (16.02%) .NET Developer
4 1,251 (12.57%) Senior Developer
5 1,194 (12.00%) C# Developer
6 917 (9.22%) C# .NET Developer
7 858 (8.62%) Software Developer
8 726 (7.30%) Architect
9 637 (6.40%) Software Engineer
10 460 (4.62%) ASP.NET Developer
11 459 (4.61%) DevOps Engineer
12 441 (4.43%) Analyst
13 419 (4.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 418 (4.20%) C# Software Developer
15 409 (4.11%) Senior Java Developer
16 405 (4.07%) Senior .NET Developer
17 395 (3.97%) Lead Developer
18 387 (3.89%) Web Developer
19 371 (3.73%) .NET Software Developer
20 347 (3.49%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3,282 (32.98%) .NET
2 3,176 (31.92%) HTML
3 2,708 (27.22%) CSS
4 2,162 (21.73%) REST
5 2,086 (20.96%) RESTful
6 1,929 (19.39%) AngularJS
7 1,850 (18.59%) XML
8 1,797 (18.06%) ASP.NET
9 1,782 (17.91%) SOAP
10 1,716 (17.25%) jQuery
11 1,546 (15.54%) Spring
12 1,148 (11.54%) HTML5
13 1,119 (11.25%) JSON
14 991 (9.96%) WCF
15 957 (9.62%) .NET Framework
16 901 (9.06%) ASP.NET MVC
17 834 (8.38%) ASP.NET Web API
18 832 (8.36%) Node.js
19 740 (7.44%) React
20 732 (7.36%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 891 (8.95%) Computer Science
2 790 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
3 498 (5.01%) User Experience
4 495 (4.97%) Mobile App
5 479 (4.81%) Greenfield Project
6 459 (4.61%) Enterprise Software
7 382 (3.84%) Fintech
8 228 (2.29%) Management Information System
9 162 (1.63%) Algorithms
10 155 (1.56%) Public Cloud
11 141 (1.42%) Data Centre
12 135 (1.36%) Client/Server
13 118 (1.19%) Data Structures
14 116 (1.17%) N-Tier
15 103 (1.04%) Linux Command Line
15 103 (1.04%) Private Cloud
16 83 (0.83%) iPad
17 70 (0.70%) Hedge funds
18 66 (0.66%) Hybrid Cloud
18 66 (0.66%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1,723 (17.32%) Linux
2 1,092 (10.97%) Windows
3 594 (5.97%) Unix
4 411 (4.13%) Android
5 366 (3.68%) Apple iOS
6 319 (3.21%) Windows Server
7 146 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
8 136 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 132 (1.33%) CentOS
10 97 (0.97%) Ubuntu
11 75 (0.75%) Solaris
12 55 (0.55%) Windows 7
12 55 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
13 51 (0.51%) Debian
14 43 (0.43%) Mac OS X
15 42 (0.42%) Windows 10
16 23 (0.23%) Windows Mobile
17 22 (0.22%) AIX
17 22 (0.22%) HPUX
18 20 (0.20%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5,325 (53.52%) Agile Software Development
2 2,580 (25.93%) MVC
3 1,964 (19.74%) TDD
4 1,957 (19.67%) Scrum
5 1,799 (18.08%) Software Engineering
6 1,617 (16.25%) OO
7 1,487 (14.94%) Continuous Integration
8 1,359 (13.66%) DevOps
9 1,319 (13.26%) Test Automation
10 1,094 (10.99%) Web Development
11 1,072 (10.77%) Microservices
12 991 (9.96%) SOA
13 962 (9.67%) BDD
14 909 (9.14%) Unit Testing
15 859 (8.63%) SDLC
16 773 (7.77%) E-Commerce
17 747 (7.51%) OOP
18 736 (7.40%) Mentoring
19 627 (6.30%) Open Source
20 531 (5.34%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 4,065 (40.85%) JavaScript
2 3,843 (38.62%) Java
3 3,465 (34.82%) SQL
4 3,445 (34.62%) C#
5 1,172 (11.78%) Python
6 819 (8.23%) PHP
7 792 (7.96%) T-SQL
8 519 (5.22%) Ruby
9 459 (4.61%) C++
10 368 (3.70%) PowerShell
11 315 (3.17%) PL/SQL
12 314 (3.16%) Bash Shell
13 272 (2.73%) VB.NET
14 266 (2.67%) Scala
15 247 (2.48%) Perl
16 230 (2.31%) C
17 225 (2.26%) TypeScript
18 181 (1.82%) Shell Script
19 162 (1.63%) VB
20 147 (1.48%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1,369 (13.76%) Degree
2 461 (4.63%) Computer Science Degree
3 247 (2.48%) Security Cleared
4 153 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
5 109 (1.10%) SC Cleared
6 71 (0.71%) ISEB
7 70 (0.70%) ISTQB
8 55 (0.55%) MCSD
9 54 (0.54%) MCP
10 48 (0.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 47 (0.47%) Master's Degree
12 46 (0.46%) Sun Certification
13 42 (0.42%) DV Cleared
13 42 (0.42%) PhD
14 41 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
15 39 (0.39%) Numerate Degree
16 37 (0.37%) Cisco Certification
17 35 (0.35%) Oracle Certification
18 34 (0.34%) RHCE
19 32 (0.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 906 (9.11%) QA
2 129 (1.30%) SLA
3 72 (0.72%) PCI DSS
4 68 (0.68%) Data Quality
5 61 (0.61%) GCP
6 29 (0.29%) GDPR
7 24 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 22 (0.22%) PSD2
8 22 (0.22%) WAI
9 18 (0.18%) ISO 20022
9 18 (0.18%) ISO 8583
10 14 (0.14%) PMO
11 12 (0.12%) COBIT
11 12 (0.12%) PA-DSS
12 11 (0.11%) MiFID
12 11 (0.11%) Web Application Security Consortium
13 9 (0.090%) HL7
14 6 (0.060%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 4 (0.040%) HIPAA
15 4 (0.040%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 896 (9.01%) Docker
2 319 (3.21%) Active Directory
3 227 (2.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 110 (1.11%) Hyper-V
5 66 (0.66%) vSphere
6 37 (0.37%) HDFS
7 36 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
8 33 (0.33%) Virtual Desktop
8 33 (0.33%) VMware NSX
9 29 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
10 26 (0.26%) BitLocker
10 26 (0.26%) XenApp
11 23 (0.23%) Terminal Services
12 21 (0.21%) Apache Flume
13 18 (0.18%) XenDesktop
14 14 (0.14%) KVM
14 14 (0.14%) Microsoft App-V
15 12 (0.12%) Ceph
15 12 (0.12%) Firmware
15 12 (0.12%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 605 (6.08%) Puppet
2 506 (5.09%) Ansible
3 452 (4.54%) Opscode Chef
4 274 (2.75%) Kubernetes
5 253 (2.54%) Terraform
6 85 (0.85%) Salt
7 78 (0.78%) Nagios
8 70 (0.70%) Kibana
9 64 (0.64%) SCCM
10 63 (0.63%) Single Sign-On
11 61 (0.61%) Packer
12 43 (0.43%) logstash
13 40 (0.40%) Docker Swarm
14 38 (0.38%) ZABBIX
15 35 (0.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
15 35 (0.35%) SCOM
16 28 (0.28%) Mesos
16 28 (0.28%) SCVMM
17 26 (0.26%) HAProxy
18 25 (0.25%) vRealize
Vendors
1 1,914 (19.24%) Microsoft
2 1,236 (12.42%) Oracle
3 522 (5.25%) Google
4 294 (2.95%) VMware
5 217 (2.18%) SAP
6 208 (2.09%) Salesforce.com
7 198 (1.99%) Red Hat
8 177 (1.78%) IBM
9 144 (1.45%) ServiceNow
10 139 (1.40%) Sitecore
11 135 (1.36%) Xamarin
12 116 (1.17%) Splunk
13 115 (1.16%) Apple
14 103 (1.04%) TIBCO
15 102 (1.03%) HP
16 97 (0.97%) Cisco
17 92 (0.92%) Capita
17 92 (0.92%) Remedy
18 91 (0.91%) Zend
19 70 (0.70%) WorldPay