Period
to 29 March 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 29 March 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
UK > England
6 months to
29 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 44 42 36
Rank change year-on-year -2 -6 0
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 5,754 7,669 9,980
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 5.26% 5.54% 6.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.47% 14.06% 14.82%
Number of salaries quoted 5,028 6,401 8,720
Median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £115,000 £85,000 £77,500
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 42,729 54,535 67,352
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 39.03% 39.37% 40.85%
Number of salaries quoted 35,406 45,110 57,442
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 £30,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £80,000
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 29 March 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 29 March 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 +4 2,727 £77,500 +19.23% 284
South East -4 1,170 £50,000 +5.26% 138
North of England +1 777 £50,000 +11.11% 147
North West +4 461 £50,000 +5.26% 82
South West -13 455 £45,000 - 61
Midlands -21 384 £50,000 +11.11% 67
East of England -17 259 £55,000 +4.76% 58
Yorkshire +10 237 £50,000 +11.11% 53
West Midlands -45 195 £50,740 +12.76% 40
East Midlands -7 186 £50,000 +8.76% 27
North East +14 79 £37,500 -16.67% 12
Web Services
UK

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 3,254 (56.55%) Agile Software Development
2 2,615 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 2,336 (40.60%) AWS
4 2,112 (36.70%) Java
5 2,077 (36.10%) C#
6 1,859 (32.31%) .NET
7 1,764 (30.66%) SQL
8 1,693 (29.42%) Finance
9 1,492 (25.93%) HTML
10 1,476 (25.65%) Azure
11 1,390 (24.16%) CSS
12 1,295 (22.51%) SQL Server
13 1,283 (22.30%) Software Engineering
14 1,236 (21.48%) REST
15 1,228 (21.34%) Scrum
16 1,212 (21.06%) Python
17 1,154 (20.06%) DevOps
18 1,149 (19.97%) AngularJS
19 1,020 (17.73%) MVC
20 1,015 (17.64%) RESTful
21 947 (16.46%) Microservices
22 938 (16.30%) TDD
23 925 (16.08%) ASP.NET
24 923 (16.04%) Git (software)
25 916 (15.92%) SOAP
26 890 (15.47%) React
27 877 (15.24%) Microsoft
28 769 (13.36%) Docker
29 746 (12.96%) XML
30 745 (12.95%) 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
1 167 (2.90%) Confluence
2 162 (2.82%) IIS
3 153 (2.66%) CMS
4 152 (2.64%) Elasticsearch
5 136 (2.36%) Apache
6 135 (2.35%) Tomcat
7 103 (1.79%) SharePoint
8 91 (1.58%) Apache Spark
9 76 (1.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 68 (1.18%) WebLogic
11 49 (0.85%) EPiServer
12 47 (0.82%) WebSphere
13 46 (0.80%) Oracle Service Bus
14 39 (0.68%) Drupal
15 36 (0.63%) Oracle Workflow
16 35 (0.61%) JBoss
17 34 (0.59%) Adobe Experience Manager
18 31 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
18 31 (0.54%) OpenStack
19 29 (0.50%) Mule
Applications
1 46 (0.80%) Microsoft Office
2 35 (0.61%) Microsoft Excel
3 30 (0.52%) Chatbot
4 23 (0.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 17 (0.30%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.087%) InfoPath
6 5 (0.087%) Spreadsheet
6 5 (0.087%) SPSS
7 4 (0.070%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.052%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.052%) Microsoft Project
9 1 (0.017%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.017%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 109 (1.89%) FINCAD Analytics
2 69 (1.20%) Markit EDM
3 36 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
4 35 (0.61%) SimCorp Dimension
5 34 (0.59%) Eagle PACE
5 34 (0.59%) PolarLake
6 31 (0.54%) Magento
7 25 (0.43%) Payment Gateway
8 24 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
9 20 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
10 19 (0.33%) Oracle Applications
11 18 (0.31%) Oracle BPM
12 13 (0.23%) Unit4 Business World
13 12 (0.21%) Oracle EBS R12
14 10 (0.17%) HFM
14 10 (0.17%) Oracle CRM
14 10 (0.17%) Oracle ERP
14 10 (0.17%) Oracle FAH
14 10 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
14 10 (0.17%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 2,336 (40.60%) AWS
2 1,476 (25.65%) Azure
3 538 (9.35%) GCP
4 305 (5.30%) SaaS
5 263 (4.57%) Serverless
6 190 (3.30%) Amazon EC2
7 182 (3.16%) AWS Lambda
8 163 (2.83%) Amazon S3
9 162 (2.82%) GitHub
10 157 (2.73%) PaaS
11 137 (2.38%) OpenShift
12 132 (2.29%) AWS CloudFormation
13 126 (2.19%) Amazon ECS
14 117 (2.03%) Cloud Computing
15 116 (2.02%) Amazon SQS
16 112 (1.95%) IaaS
17 104 (1.81%) Power Platform
18 102 (1.77%) Office 365
19 56 (0.97%) Dynamics 365
20 53 (0.92%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 139 (2.42%) Internet
2 117 (2.03%) HTTP
3 57 (0.99%) Firewall
4 54 (0.94%) TCP/IP
5 42 (0.73%) DNS
6 40 (0.70%) Intranet
7 35 (0.61%) SSL
8 32 (0.56%) Network Security
8 32 (0.56%) VoIP
9 21 (0.36%) AMQP
9 21 (0.36%) VPN
10 19 (0.33%) DHCP
11 17 (0.30%) WAN
12 15 (0.26%) FTP
12 15 (0.26%) LAN
12 15 (0.26%) SAN
13 14 (0.24%) HTTPS
13 14 (0.24%) RTP
13 14 (0.24%) Wi-Fi
14 12 (0.21%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,295 (22.51%) SQL Server
2 554 (9.63%) MySQL
3 420 (7.30%) NoSQL
4 334 (5.80%) PostgreSQL
5 275 (4.78%) MongoDB
6 261 (4.54%) Relational Database
7 208 (3.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 194 (3.37%) Redis
9 193 (3.35%) Amazon Athena
10 175 (3.04%) Big Data
11 142 (2.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 132 (2.29%) Amazon RDS
13 124 (2.16%) Data Warehouse
14 122 (2.12%) RDBMS
15 119 (2.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 103 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
17 97 (1.69%) Hadoop
18 96 (1.67%) Power BI
19 88 (1.53%) SQL Server 2008
20 85 (1.48%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 923 (16.04%) Git (software)
2 596 (10.36%) Jenkins
3 425 (7.39%) JIRA
4 351 (6.10%) Visual Studio
5 313 (5.44%) Selenium
6 279 (4.85%) Maven
7 222 (3.86%) Team Foundation Server
8 187 (3.25%) SoapUI
9 186 (3.23%) JUnit
10 182 (3.16%) Cucumber
11 146 (2.54%) NUnit
12 144 (2.50%) TeamCity
13 126 (2.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 126 (2.19%) Octopus Deploy
14 124 (2.16%) Subversion
15 115 (2.00%) Postman
16 111 (1.93%) GitLab
17 102 (1.77%) RStudio
18 87 (1.51%) Artifactory
19 84 (1.46%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1,693 (29.42%) Finance
2 712 (12.37%) Front Office
3 593 (10.31%) Banking
4 245 (4.26%) Retail
5 186 (3.23%) Investment Banking
5 186 (3.23%) Marketing
6 177 (3.08%) Public Sector
7 142 (2.47%) Back Office
8 132 (2.29%) Games
8 132 (2.29%) Manufacturing
9 86 (1.49%) Law
10 84 (1.46%) Telecoms
11 76 (1.32%) Legal
12 48 (0.83%) Electronics
13 40 (0.70%) Advertising
14 35 (0.61%) Financial Institution
15 27 (0.47%) Automotive
15 27 (0.47%) Billing
16 25 (0.43%) Aerospace
16 25 (0.43%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 3,282 (57.04%) Developer
2 786 (13.66%) .NET Developer
3 744 (12.93%) Java Developer
4 726 (12.62%) Senior Developer
5 630 (10.95%) C# Developer
6 490 (8.52%) Software Engineer
7 411 (7.14%) Architect
8 403 (7.00%) C# .NET Developer
9 391 (6.80%) Software Developer
10 286 (4.97%) AWS Engineer
11 277 (4.81%) Analyst
12 260 (4.52%) Full Stack Developer
13 242 (4.21%) Senior Java Developer
14 226 (3.93%) Java Engineer
15 221 (3.84%) DevOps Engineer
16 210 (3.65%) AWS Developer
17 202 (3.51%) Python Developer
18 191 (3.32%) Developer/Software Engineer
19 182 (3.16%) PHP Developer
20 177 (3.08%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,859 (32.31%) .NET
2 1,492 (25.93%) HTML
3 1,390 (24.16%) CSS
4 1,236 (21.48%) REST
5 1,149 (19.97%) AngularJS
6 1,015 (17.64%) RESTful
7 925 (16.08%) ASP.NET
8 916 (15.92%) SOAP
9 890 (15.47%) React
10 746 (12.96%) XML
11 681 (11.84%) Spring
12 660 (11.47%) jQuery
13 629 (10.93%) Node.js
14 574 (9.98%) .NET Framework
15 520 (9.04%) J2EE
16 505 (8.78%) .NET Core
17 466 (8.10%) JSON
18 397 (6.90%) HTML5
19 384 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
20 373 (6.48%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 585 (10.17%) Fixed Income
2 514 (8.93%) Derivative
3 501 (8.71%) Hedge funds
4 461 (8.01%) Equities
5 415 (7.21%) Greenfield Project
6 375 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
7 275 (4.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 274 (4.76%) Mobile App
9 264 (4.59%) User Experience
10 185 (3.22%) Self-Motivation
11 162 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
12 144 (2.50%) Public Cloud
13 142 (2.47%) Reference Data
14 136 (2.36%) Blog
15 114 (1.98%) Equity Derivative
16 89 (1.55%) Algorithms
17 75 (1.30%) Data Structures
18 69 (1.20%) Management Information System
19 64 (1.11%) Data Centre
20 62 (1.08%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 652 (11.33%) Linux
2 539 (9.37%) Windows
3 188 (3.27%) Android
4 165 (2.87%) Apple iOS
5 160 (2.78%) Unix
6 109 (1.89%) Windows Server
7 47 (0.82%) CentOS
7 47 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
8 37 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 37 (0.64%) Ubuntu
9 34 (0.59%) Windows Server 2016
10 32 (0.56%) Debian
11 24 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
12 17 (0.30%) Windows 10
13 13 (0.23%) Mac OS X
14 10 (0.17%) Windows 7
14 10 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
15 8 (0.14%) Windows Server 2019
16 5 (0.087%) Amazon Linux
16 5 (0.087%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,254 (56.55%) Agile Software Development
2 1,283 (22.30%) Software Engineering
3 1,228 (21.34%) Scrum
4 1,154 (20.06%) DevOps
5 1,020 (17.73%) MVC
6 947 (16.46%) Microservices
7 938 (16.30%) TDD
8 745 (12.95%) Test Automation
9 714 (12.41%) Asset Management
10 640 (11.12%) Continuous Integration
11 636 (11.05%) OO
12 612 (10.64%) Analytics
13 601 (10.44%) Mentoring
14 565 (9.82%) Problem-Solving
15 556 (9.66%) BDD
16 534 (9.28%) Web Development
17 442 (7.68%) Investment Management
18 423 (7.35%) Artificial Intelligence
19 409 (7.11%) Computer Science
20 395 (6.86%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2,615 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 2,112 (36.70%) Java
3 2,077 (36.10%) C#
4 1,764 (30.66%) SQL
5 1,212 (21.06%) Python
6 380 (6.60%) PHP
7 379 (6.59%) C++
8 311 (5.40%) T-SQL
9 272 (4.73%) TypeScript
10 238 (4.14%) R
11 230 (4.00%) Java 8
12 206 (3.58%) PowerShell
13 185 (3.22%) Bash Shell
14 173 (3.01%) VB.NET
15 163 (2.83%) Kotlin
16 140 (2.43%) Ruby
17 133 (2.31%) Scala
18 123 (2.14%) PL/SQL
19 121 (2.10%) C
20 99 (1.72%) F#
Qualifications
1 701 (12.18%) Degree
2 243 (4.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 168 (2.92%) Security Cleared
4 121 (2.10%) SC Cleared
5 66 (1.15%) ISTQB
6 58 (1.01%) ISEB
7 56 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
8 34 (0.59%) AWS Certification
9 31 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
10 26 (0.45%) Postgraduate
11 23 (0.40%) DBS Check
12 22 (0.38%) MCP
13 19 (0.33%) DV Cleared
14 18 (0.31%) CISSP
14 18 (0.31%) MCSE
15 16 (0.28%) Oracle Certification
16 14 (0.24%) MCSA
16 14 (0.24%) Numerate Degree
16 14 (0.24%) PhD
17 12 (0.21%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 411 (7.14%) QA
2 66 (1.15%) Data Quality
3 47 (0.82%) GDPR
4 37 (0.64%) PCI DSS
5 36 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 20 (0.35%) SLA
7 15 (0.26%) NIST
8 11 (0.19%) COBIT
9 10 (0.17%) PMO
10 8 (0.14%) ISO 31000
11 7 (0.12%) ISO 15022
11 7 (0.12%) ISO 20022
12 5 (0.087%) ISO 9001
12 5 (0.087%) PA-DSS
12 5 (0.087%) PSD2
13 3 (0.052%) EMIR
13 3 (0.052%) MiFID
13 3 (0.052%) NCSC
14 2 (0.035%) COSO
14 2 (0.035%) RMADS
System Software
1 769 (13.36%) Docker
2 106 (1.84%) Active Directory
3 100 (1.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 59 (1.03%) Hyper-V
5 46 (0.80%) Virtual Machines
6 44 (0.76%) vSphere
7 32 (0.56%) XenApp
8 19 (0.33%) Postfix
9 14 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (0.10%) Firmware
10 6 (0.10%) Virtual Servers
11 5 (0.087%) VMware NSX
11 5 (0.087%) Xen
12 4 (0.070%) Apache Flume
12 4 (0.070%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 4 (0.070%) IAG
12 4 (0.070%) Microsoft App-V
13 3 (0.052%) HDFS
13 3 (0.052%) Varnish
13 3 (0.052%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 533 (9.26%) Kubernetes
2 318 (5.53%) Terraform
3 256 (4.45%) Ansible
4 168 (2.92%) Puppet
5 159 (2.76%) Opscode Chef
6 50 (0.87%) HP ALM
7 42 (0.73%) Single Sign-On
8 40 (0.70%) Packer
9 38 (0.66%) Kibana
10 35 (0.61%) logstash
11 27 (0.47%) Salt
12 23 (0.40%) SCCM
13 14 (0.24%) Oracle Identity Management
14 13 (0.23%) Prometheus
15 12 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
15 12 (0.21%) ZABBIX
16 11 (0.19%) Grafana
16 11 (0.19%) HP UCMDB
16 11 (0.19%) SCVMM
17 10 (0.17%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 877 (15.24%) Microsoft
2 466 (8.10%) Oracle
3 464 (8.06%) Google
4 191 (3.32%) Bloomberg
5 144 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
6 132 (2.29%) VMware
7 120 (2.09%) SAP
8 117 (2.03%) HP
9 107 (1.86%) ServiceNow
10 81 (1.41%) Zend
11 76 (1.32%) WorldPay
12 71 (1.23%) Atlassian
13 66 (1.15%) MuleSoft
14 62 (1.08%) Xamarin
15 60 (1.04%) IBM
16 58 (1.01%) FIS
17 52 (0.90%) Red Hat
18 48 (0.83%) Citrix
19 44 (0.76%) Adobe
19 44 (0.76%) Tableau