Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
UK > England
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 38 34
Rank change year-on-year +3 -4 +3
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 9,806 9,645 11,888
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 6.08% 6.00% 6.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.84% 14.72% 16.18%
Number of salaries quoted 8,094 8,071 10,269
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +9.89%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,000 £31,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £73,750
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%

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 66,093 65,512 73,476
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.98% 40.75% 38.95%
Number of salaries quoted 55,481 56,072 64,101
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% 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 27 May 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 27 May 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 +5 3,996 £60,000 - 488
South East 0 2,018 £47,500 +5.56% 259
North of England -4 1,508 £47,500 +14.46% 262
North West -4 897 £47,500 +18.75% 144
East of England +2 816 £50,000 +5.26% 123
Midlands +1 749 £45,000 +12.50% 166
South West -1 711 £42,500 -5.56% 95
Yorkshire -18 447 £47,000 +10.59% 91
East Midlands +11 403 £45,000 +12.50% 82
West Midlands -17 346 £44,500 +11.25% 83
North East +6 165 £50,000 +34.23% 27
Web Services
UK

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 5,172 (52.74%) Agile Software Development
2 4,089 (41.70%) Java
3 3,968 (40.47%) JavaScript
4 3,425 (34.93%) C#
5 3,396 (34.63%) SQL
6 3,298 (33.63%) .NET
7 2,949 (30.07%) Amazon AWS
8 2,937 (29.95%) HTML
9 2,481 (25.30%) CSS
10 2,432 (24.80%) SQL Server
11 2,296 (23.41%) MVC
12 2,211 (22.55%) RESTful
13 2,163 (22.06%) TDD
14 1,996 (20.35%) REST
15 1,988 (20.27%) Finance
16 1,958 (19.97%) AngularJS
17 1,937 (19.75%) Software Engineering
18 1,895 (19.32%) Microsoft
19 1,838 (18.74%) XML
20 1,748 (17.83%) Scrum
21 1,726 (17.60%) Linux
21 1,726 (17.60%) Continuous Integration
22 1,718 (17.52%) SOAP
23 1,672 (17.05%) ASP.NET
24 1,646 (16.79%) Git (software)
25 1,637 (16.69%) DevOps
26 1,571 (16.02%) Spring
27 1,517 (15.47%) Microsoft Azure
28 1,474 (15.03%) Degree
29 1,461 (14.90%) jQuery

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
1 534 (5.45%) Apache
2 509 (5.19%) Tomcat
3 392 (4.00%) JBoss
4 336 (3.43%) Confluence
5 328 (3.34%) WebSphere
6 312 (3.18%) IIS
7 280 (2.86%) SharePoint
8 279 (2.85%) CMS
9 274 (2.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 267 (2.72%) Elasticsearch
11 200 (2.04%) WebLogic
12 166 (1.69%) Apache Spark
13 159 (1.62%) nginx
14 120 (1.22%) Apache Solr
15 91 (0.93%) OpenStack
16 89 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
17 76 (0.78%) Mule
18 73 (0.74%) Umbraco
19 66 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
20 63 (0.64%) Jetty
Applications
1 112 (1.14%) Microsoft Office
2 64 (0.65%) Microsoft Excel
3 44 (0.45%) Photoshop
4 39 (0.40%) MS Visio
5 19 (0.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 16 (0.16%) GIMP
7 15 (0.15%) InfoPath
8 13 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
8 13 (0.13%) Microsoft Project
9 8 (0.082%) HipChat
10 7 (0.071%) SPSS
10 7 (0.071%) Weka
11 3 (0.031%) S-PLUS
12 2 (0.020%) Adobe Premiere
12 2 (0.020%) AutoCAD
12 2 (0.020%) Fireworks
12 2 (0.020%) Revit
12 2 (0.020%) Spreadsheet
13 1 (0.010%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 115 (1.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 70 (0.71%) Payment Gateway
3 47 (0.48%) Magento
4 41 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
5 34 (0.35%) Oracle BPM
6 20 (0.20%) Elite 3E
7 19 (0.19%) NetSuite
7 19 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
8 18 (0.18%) MetaTrader
9 16 (0.16%) Documaker
9 16 (0.16%) Ripple
10 14 (0.14%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 14 (0.14%) SAP Hybris
11 13 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
11 13 (0.13%) SAP S/4HANA
12 12 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
13 8 (0.082%) Visualfiles
14 7 (0.071%) HFM
14 7 (0.071%) Relativity
14 7 (0.071%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 2,949 (30.07%) Amazon AWS
2 1,517 (15.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 388 (3.96%) SaaS
4 342 (3.49%) GitHub
5 337 (3.44%) Google Cloud Platform
6 282 (2.88%) Amazon EC2
7 231 (2.36%) IaaS
8 199 (2.03%) Cloud Computing
9 187 (1.91%) Serverless
10 182 (1.86%) Office 365
10 182 (1.86%) PaaS
11 161 (1.64%) Amazon S3
12 142 (1.45%) OpenShift
13 135 (1.38%) AWS CloudFormation
14 80 (0.82%) AWS Lambda
15 74 (0.75%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 73 (0.74%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 69 (0.70%) npm
18 63 (0.64%) Dynamics 365
19 60 (0.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 349 (3.56%) HTTP
2 316 (3.22%) Internet
3 195 (1.99%) DNS
4 181 (1.85%) TCP/IP
5 170 (1.73%) Firewall
6 134 (1.37%) SSL
7 86 (0.88%) SAN
8 83 (0.85%) FTP
9 79 (0.81%) Intranet
10 71 (0.72%) DHCP
10 71 (0.72%) WAN
11 64 (0.65%) LAN
12 62 (0.63%) VPN
13 61 (0.62%) Network Security
14 47 (0.48%) SMS
15 40 (0.41%) Intrusion Detection
16 39 (0.40%) VSAN
17 38 (0.39%) Wireless
18 37 (0.38%) Broadband
19 33 (0.34%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2,432 (24.80%) SQL Server
2 1,008 (10.28%) MySQL
3 805 (8.21%) NoSQL
4 687 (7.01%) Relational Database
5 572 (5.83%) MongoDB
6 478 (4.87%) Big Data
7 372 (3.79%) PostgreSQL
8 325 (3.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 324 (3.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 303 (3.09%) Data Warehouse
11 298 (3.04%) Apache Cassandra
12 277 (2.82%) Oracle Database
13 240 (2.45%) RDBMS
14 223 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
15 210 (2.14%) Hadoop
16 184 (1.88%) SQL Server 2008
17 167 (1.70%) Redis
18 132 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 129 (1.32%) Amazon DynamoDB
20 97 (0.99%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1,646 (16.79%) Git (software)
2 1,258 (12.83%) Jenkins
3 825 (8.41%) JIRA
4 710 (7.24%) Selenium
5 699 (7.13%) Maven
6 577 (5.88%) Visual Studio
7 539 (5.50%) Team Foundation Server
8 515 (5.25%) JUnit
9 447 (4.56%) Subversion
10 417 (4.25%) Cucumber
11 324 (3.30%) NUnit
12 274 (2.79%) TeamCity
13 248 (2.53%) WebDriver
14 230 (2.35%) Eclipse
15 223 (2.27%) Vagrant
16 220 (2.24%) SoapUI
17 179 (1.83%) Gradle
18 174 (1.77%) Ant
19 169 (1.72%) SpecFlow
20 165 (1.68%) JMeter
General
1 1,988 (20.27%) Finance
2 549 (5.60%) Banking
3 533 (5.44%) Retail
4 374 (3.81%) Marketing
5 272 (2.77%) Games
6 219 (2.23%) Telecoms
7 204 (2.08%) Advertising
8 195 (1.99%) Manufacturing
9 162 (1.65%) Law
10 161 (1.64%) Investment Banking
11 149 (1.52%) Financial Institution
12 122 (1.24%) Front Office
13 110 (1.12%) Legal
14 81 (0.83%) Automotive
15 77 (0.79%) Publishing
16 60 (0.61%) Electronics
17 56 (0.57%) Back Office
18 41 (0.42%) Retail Banking
19 36 (0.37%) Billing
20 34 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5,470 (55.78%) Developer
2 1,720 (17.54%) Java Developer
3 1,331 (13.57%) .NET Developer
4 1,120 (11.42%) Senior Developer
5 1,034 (10.54%) C# Developer
6 826 (8.42%) Software Developer
7 739 (7.54%) Architect
8 707 (7.21%) C# .NET Developer
9 666 (6.79%) Software Engineer
10 462 (4.71%) DevOps Engineer
11 451 (4.60%) Lead Developer
12 448 (4.57%) Senior Java Developer
13 408 (4.16%) Analyst
14 361 (3.68%) Java Engineer
15 339 (3.46%) C# Software Developer
16 328 (3.34%) JavaScript Developer
17 311 (3.17%) ASP.NET Developer
18 310 (3.16%) Full Stack Developer
19 300 (3.06%) Senior .NET Developer
20 284 (2.90%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3,298 (33.63%) .NET
2 2,937 (29.95%) HTML
3 2,481 (25.30%) CSS
4 2,211 (22.55%) RESTful
5 1,996 (20.35%) REST
6 1,958 (19.97%) AngularJS
7 1,838 (18.74%) XML
8 1,718 (17.52%) SOAP
9 1,672 (17.05%) ASP.NET
10 1,571 (16.02%) Spring
11 1,461 (14.90%) jQuery
12 1,067 (10.88%) JSON
13 1,017 (10.37%) .NET Framework
14 1,003 (10.23%) HTML5
15 867 (8.84%) React
16 855 (8.72%) ASP.NET MVC
17 825 (8.41%) WCF
18 824 (8.40%) ASP.NET Web API
19 818 (8.34%) Node.js
20 801 (8.17%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 868 (8.85%) Computer Science
2 832 (8.48%) Analytical Skills
3 575 (5.86%) User Experience
4 495 (5.05%) Greenfield Project
5 463 (4.72%) Enterprise Software
6 436 (4.45%) Mobile App
7 420 (4.28%) Fintech
8 326 (3.32%) Self-Motivation
9 250 (2.55%) Management Information System
10 185 (1.89%) Public Cloud
11 164 (1.67%) Data Centre
12 160 (1.63%) Algorithms
13 159 (1.62%) Linux Command Line
14 111 (1.13%) Hedge funds
14 111 (1.13%) Private Cloud
15 99 (1.01%) Data Structures
16 94 (0.96%) Client/Server
17 85 (0.87%) Cyberthreat
18 79 (0.81%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
19 72 (0.73%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1,726 (17.60%) Linux
2 1,160 (11.83%) Windows
3 553 (5.64%) Unix
4 399 (4.07%) Android
5 357 (3.64%) Windows Server
6 334 (3.41%) Apple iOS
7 152 (1.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 126 (1.28%) CentOS
9 119 (1.21%) Windows Server 2012
10 109 (1.11%) Solaris
11 82 (0.84%) Windows Server 2008
12 71 (0.72%) Ubuntu
13 56 (0.57%) Windows 10
14 45 (0.46%) Debian
15 38 (0.39%) HPUX
16 37 (0.38%) Mac OS
17 34 (0.35%) Windows 7
18 28 (0.29%) AIX
19 17 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
20 16 (0.16%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 5,172 (52.74%) Agile Software Development
2 2,296 (23.41%) MVC
3 2,163 (22.06%) TDD
4 1,937 (19.75%) Software Engineering
5 1,748 (17.83%) Scrum
6 1,726 (17.60%) Continuous Integration
7 1,637 (16.69%) DevOps
8 1,411 (14.39%) OO
9 1,304 (13.30%) Test Automation
10 1,253 (12.78%) Problem-Solving
11 1,245 (12.70%) Microservices
12 1,032 (10.52%) SOA
13 1,013 (10.33%) BDD
14 939 (9.58%) Web Development
15 908 (9.26%) SDLC
16 864 (8.81%) Unit Testing
17 809 (8.25%) E-Commerce
18 652 (6.65%) Open Source
19 651 (6.64%) Mentoring
20 608 (6.20%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 4,089 (41.70%) Java
2 3,968 (40.47%) JavaScript
3 3,425 (34.93%) C#
4 3,396 (34.63%) SQL
5 1,295 (13.21%) Python
6 745 (7.60%) PHP
7 715 (7.29%) T-SQL
8 486 (4.96%) C++
9 481 (4.91%) Java 8
10 470 (4.79%) Ruby
11 396 (4.04%) PowerShell
12 346 (3.53%) Bash Shell
13 323 (3.29%) PL/SQL
14 318 (3.24%) Scala
15 307 (3.13%) TypeScript
15 307 (3.13%) VB.NET
16 206 (2.10%) C
17 170 (1.73%) Perl
18 161 (1.64%) Groovy
19 144 (1.47%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1,474 (15.03%) Degree
2 413 (4.21%) Computer Science Degree
3 223 (2.27%) Security Cleared
4 143 (1.46%) Microsoft Certification
5 91 (0.93%) SC Cleared
6 90 (0.92%) ISTQB
7 69 (0.70%) Master's Degree
8 66 (0.67%) AWS Certification
9 61 (0.62%) ISEB
10 52 (0.53%) DV Cleared
10 52 (0.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 48 (0.49%) PhD
11 48 (0.49%) Sun Certification
12 42 (0.43%) Numerate Degree
13 40 (0.41%) MCP
13 40 (0.41%) TOGAF Certification
13 40 (0.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 38 (0.39%) CISSP
14 38 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
14 38 (0.39%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 842 (8.59%) QA
2 97 (0.99%) PCI DSS
3 85 (0.87%) SLA
4 74 (0.75%) Data Quality
5 70 (0.71%) GCP
6 51 (0.52%) GDPR
7 31 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 29 (0.30%) PMO
9 28 (0.29%) PSD2
10 15 (0.15%) WAI
11 14 (0.14%) MiFID
11 14 (0.14%) PA-DSS
12 13 (0.13%) ISO 9001
13 11 (0.11%) COBIT
14 10 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 9 (0.092%) Web Application Security Consortium
16 7 (0.071%) WCAG
17 5 (0.051%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
18 4 (0.041%) ISO 20022
18 4 (0.041%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 1,116 (11.38%) Docker
2 339 (3.46%) Active Directory
3 274 (2.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 93 (0.95%) Hyper-V
5 75 (0.76%) vSphere
6 54 (0.55%) VMware ESXi
7 45 (0.46%) VMware NSX
8 42 (0.43%) HDFS
9 41 (0.42%) Virtual Desktop
10 34 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
11 33 (0.34%) XenApp
12 29 (0.30%) XenDesktop
13 27 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
13 27 (0.28%) VirtualBox
14 21 (0.21%) BitLocker
15 20 (0.20%) KVM
16 18 (0.18%) Xen
17 17 (0.17%) iptables
18 16 (0.16%) LXC
18 16 (0.16%) Samba
Systems Management
1 621 (6.33%) Puppet
2 565 (5.76%) Ansible
3 469 (4.78%) Opscode Chef
4 430 (4.39%) Terraform
5 396 (4.04%) Kubernetes
6 128 (1.31%) Nagios
7 101 (1.03%) Kibana
8 95 (0.97%) SCCM
9 85 (0.87%) Salt
10 81 (0.83%) Single Sign-On
11 70 (0.71%) Packer
12 59 (0.60%) logstash
13 44 (0.45%) vRealize
14 41 (0.42%) ZABBIX
15 33 (0.34%) SCOM
16 32 (0.33%) Prometheus
16 32 (0.33%) Rancher
17 29 (0.30%) HAProxy
18 23 (0.23%) SCVMM
19 22 (0.22%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 1,895 (19.32%) Microsoft
2 1,222 (12.46%) Oracle
3 520 (5.30%) Google
4 353 (3.60%) VMware
5 237 (2.42%) Salesforce.com
6 234 (2.39%) IBM
7 199 (2.03%) SAP
8 193 (1.97%) Red Hat
9 187 (1.91%) Splunk
10 175 (1.78%) ServiceNow
11 150 (1.53%) Capita
12 137 (1.40%) Xamarin
13 133 (1.36%) WorldPay
14 111 (1.13%) HP
15 110 (1.12%) Apple
16 108 (1.10%) Cisco
17 107 (1.09%) AppDynamics
17 107 (1.09%) New Relic
18 106 (1.08%) Sitecore
19 105 (1.07%) TIBCO