Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
UK > England
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 38 32
Rank change year-on-year 0 -6 +4
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 9,233 10,051 11,742
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 5.85% 6.04% 6.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.39% 14.83% 16.14%
Number of salaries quoted 7,557 8,154 10,248
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 £31,250
90th Percentile £82,200 £75,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +8.70%

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 64,145 67,792 72,773
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 40.64% 40.72% 39.17%
Number of salaries quoted 53,550 56,835 63,810
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £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 19 August 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 19 August 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 3,979 £65,000 +8.33% 449
South East -2 1,842 £47,500 +5.56% 228
North of England -21 1,260 £47,500 +11.76% 227
East of England -3 749 £50,000 +11.11% 140
Midlands -3 724 £42,500 +6.25% 134
North West -19 703 £47,500 +11.76% 137
South West +8 671 £45,000 - 115
Yorkshire -17 428 £47,500 +5.56% 77
East Midlands +9 375 £43,500 +8.75% 71
West Midlands -21 348 £42,500 +6.25% 63
North East 0 129 £50,000 +25.00% 13
South Coast - 2 - -
Web Services
UK

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 4,777 (51.74%) Agile Software Development
2 3,787 (41.02%) Java
3 3,772 (40.85%) JavaScript
4 3,384 (36.65%) SQL
5 3,356 (36.35%) C#
6 3,296 (35.70%) .NET
7 2,885 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
8 2,806 (30.39%) HTML
9 2,404 (26.04%) SQL Server
10 2,393 (25.92%) CSS
11 2,111 (22.86%) MVC
12 2,059 (22.30%) Finance
13 2,045 (22.15%) TDD
14 1,971 (21.35%) RESTful
15 1,964 (21.27%) REST
16 1,837 (19.90%) AngularJS
17 1,817 (19.68%) Microsoft
18 1,772 (19.19%) Software Engineering
19 1,732 (18.76%) XML
20 1,700 (18.41%) SOAP
21 1,628 (17.63%) DevOps
22 1,624 (17.59%) ASP.NET
23 1,600 (17.33%) Continuous Integration
24 1,593 (17.25%) Microsoft Azure
25 1,592 (17.24%) Git (software)
26 1,580 (17.11%) Scrum
27 1,455 (15.76%) Spring
28 1,454 (15.75%) Linux
29 1,403 (15.20%) jQuery
30 1,397 (15.13%) 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
1 413 (4.47%) Apache
2 403 (4.36%) Tomcat
3 383 (4.15%) IIS
4 364 (3.94%) Confluence
5 320 (3.47%) CMS
6 302 (3.27%) WebSphere
7 298 (3.23%) JBoss
8 297 (3.22%) SharePoint
9 278 (3.01%) Elasticsearch
10 240 (2.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 188 (2.04%) Apache Spark
12 169 (1.83%) WebLogic
13 117 (1.27%) nginx
14 105 (1.14%) BizTalk Server
15 96 (1.04%) Apache Solr
16 87 (0.94%) Drupal
17 83 (0.90%) Ethereum
18 78 (0.84%) OpenStack
19 74 (0.80%) Sitecore CMS
20 71 (0.77%) Umbraco
Applications
1 124 (1.34%) Microsoft Office
2 60 (0.65%) Microsoft Excel
3 43 (0.47%) Photoshop
4 41 (0.44%) MS Visio
5 31 (0.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 12 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
6 12 (0.13%) GIMP
7 10 (0.11%) InfoPath
7 10 (0.11%) Microsoft Project
8 9 (0.097%) Chatbot
9 8 (0.087%) HipChat
10 6 (0.065%) Fireworks
11 5 (0.054%) Gliffy
12 4 (0.043%) Spreadsheet
13 3 (0.032%) Adobe Premiere
13 3 (0.032%) InVision
13 3 (0.032%) S-PLUS
14 2 (0.022%) Maya
14 2 (0.022%) SPSS
14 2 (0.022%) Weka
Business Applications
1 144 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 84 (0.91%) Payment Gateway
3 55 (0.60%) Magento
4 41 (0.44%) Ripple
5 28 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
6 17 (0.18%) Documaker
6 17 (0.18%) NetSuite
7 14 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
8 13 (0.14%) Concordance
8 13 (0.14%) Distributed Ledger
8 13 (0.14%) Elite 3E
8 13 (0.14%) Relativity
8 13 (0.14%) Scribe Insight
9 12 (0.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 8 (0.087%) MetaTrader
10 8 (0.087%) SDL Web 8
11 7 (0.076%) Adobe Campaign
11 7 (0.076%) SAP S/4HANA
12 6 (0.065%) Dynamics NAV
12 6 (0.065%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 2,885 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1,593 (17.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 355 (3.84%) SaaS
4 320 (3.47%) Google Cloud Platform
5 261 (2.83%) Amazon EC2
6 233 (2.52%) GitHub
7 198 (2.14%) Serverless
8 193 (2.09%) IaaS
9 178 (1.93%) Amazon S3
10 173 (1.87%) AWS CloudFormation
11 166 (1.80%) Office 365
12 154 (1.67%) PaaS
13 144 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
14 121 (1.31%) OpenShift
15 112 (1.21%) AWS Lambda
16 72 (0.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 70 (0.76%) npm
18 61 (0.66%) Azure Active Directory
19 52 (0.56%) Amazon SQS
19 52 (0.56%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 364 (3.94%) HTTP
2 252 (2.73%) Internet
3 188 (2.04%) TCP/IP
4 185 (2.00%) DNS
5 141 (1.53%) Firewall
6 100 (1.08%) SSL
7 81 (0.88%) SAN
8 78 (0.84%) FTP
9 64 (0.69%) Intranet
10 62 (0.67%) Network Security
11 57 (0.62%) DHCP
12 51 (0.55%) SSH
13 49 (0.53%) VPN
14 48 (0.52%) SMTP
15 39 (0.42%) WAN
16 34 (0.37%) Broadband
17 31 (0.34%) SMS
18 30 (0.32%) AMQP
18 30 (0.32%) LAN
19 29 (0.31%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2,404 (26.04%) SQL Server
2 854 (9.25%) MySQL
3 769 (8.33%) NoSQL
4 679 (7.35%) Relational Database
5 511 (5.53%) MongoDB
6 477 (5.17%) Big Data
7 387 (4.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 378 (4.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 349 (3.78%) PostgreSQL
10 345 (3.74%) Data Warehouse
11 264 (2.86%) Apache Cassandra
12 240 (2.60%) RDBMS
13 234 (2.53%) SQL Server 2012
14 221 (2.39%) Hadoop
15 212 (2.30%) Oracle Database
16 196 (2.12%) SQL Server 2008
17 150 (1.62%) Redis
18 148 (1.60%) Blockchain
19 141 (1.53%) Amazon RDS
20 137 (1.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 1,592 (17.24%) Git (software)
2 1,118 (12.11%) Jenkins
3 829 (8.98%) JIRA
4 637 (6.90%) Selenium
5 604 (6.54%) Visual Studio
6 594 (6.43%) Maven
7 577 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
8 508 (5.50%) JUnit
9 381 (4.13%) Subversion
10 369 (4.00%) Cucumber
11 337 (3.65%) NUnit
12 263 (2.85%) TeamCity
13 245 (2.65%) Eclipse
14 219 (2.37%) SoapUI
15 194 (2.10%) SpecFlow
16 191 (2.07%) Vagrant
17 190 (2.06%) WebDriver
18 176 (1.91%) gulp
19 172 (1.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
20 170 (1.84%) Gradle
General
1 2,059 (22.30%) Finance
2 562 (6.09%) Banking
3 501 (5.43%) Retail
4 352 (3.81%) Marketing
5 283 (3.07%) Games
6 230 (2.49%) Manufacturing
7 187 (2.03%) Telecoms
8 178 (1.93%) Front Office
9 169 (1.83%) Investment Banking
10 156 (1.69%) Advertising
11 148 (1.60%) Financial Institution
12 136 (1.47%) Law
13 119 (1.29%) Legal
14 101 (1.09%) Automotive
15 86 (0.93%) Electronics
16 61 (0.66%) Back Office
17 56 (0.61%) Publishing
18 34 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
19 31 (0.34%) Local Government
20 30 (0.32%) German Language
Job Titles
1 5,240 (56.75%) Developer
2 1,591 (17.23%) Java Developer
3 1,213 (13.14%) .NET Developer
4 1,127 (12.21%) Senior Developer
5 978 (10.59%) C# Developer
6 770 (8.34%) Architect
7 733 (7.94%) Software Developer
8 683 (7.40%) Software Engineer
9 609 (6.60%) C# .NET Developer
10 462 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
11 418 (4.53%) Lead Developer
12 388 (4.20%) Analyst
13 387 (4.19%) DevOps Engineer
14 373 (4.04%) Java Engineer
15 324 (3.51%) Full Stack Developer
16 303 (3.28%) Solutions Architect
17 299 (3.24%) JavaScript Developer
18 287 (3.11%) Senior .NET Developer
19 272 (2.95%) SQL Developer
20 266 (2.88%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3,296 (35.70%) .NET
2 2,806 (30.39%) HTML
3 2,393 (25.92%) CSS
4 1,971 (21.35%) RESTful
5 1,964 (21.27%) REST
6 1,837 (19.90%) AngularJS
7 1,732 (18.76%) XML
8 1,700 (18.41%) SOAP
9 1,624 (17.59%) ASP.NET
10 1,455 (15.76%) Spring
11 1,403 (15.20%) jQuery
12 1,070 (11.59%) JSON
13 1,009 (10.93%) HTML5
14 959 (10.39%) .NET Framework
15 938 (10.16%) ASP.NET Web API
16 935 (10.13%) React
17 821 (8.89%) Node.js
18 819 (8.87%) ASP.NET MVC
19 770 (8.34%) WCF
20 679 (7.35%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 834 (9.03%) Analytical Skills
2 826 (8.95%) Computer Science
3 582 (6.30%) User Experience
4 508 (5.50%) Greenfield Project
5 464 (5.03%) Fintech
6 449 (4.86%) Enterprise Software
7 408 (4.42%) Mobile App
8 323 (3.50%) Self-Motivation
9 211 (2.29%) Management Information System
10 187 (2.03%) Algorithms
11 168 (1.82%) Public Cloud
12 155 (1.68%) Hedge funds
13 149 (1.61%) Data Centre
14 123 (1.33%) Linux Command Line
15 111 (1.20%) Data Structures
15 111 (1.20%) N-Tier
16 103 (1.12%) Cyberthreat
17 95 (1.03%) Client/Server
18 81 (0.88%) Social Media
19 70 (0.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1,454 (15.75%) Linux
2 1,110 (12.02%) Windows
3 455 (4.93%) Unix
4 359 (3.89%) Android
5 345 (3.74%) Windows Server
6 268 (2.90%) Apple iOS
7 138 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 110 (1.19%) CentOS
9 100 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
10 96 (1.04%) Solaris
11 88 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
12 71 (0.77%) Ubuntu
13 55 (0.60%) Windows 10
14 44 (0.48%) HPUX
15 35 (0.38%) AIX
16 32 (0.35%) Debian
16 32 (0.35%) Windows 7
17 31 (0.34%) Mac OS
18 22 (0.24%) VMS
19 19 (0.21%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4,777 (51.74%) Agile Software Development
2 2,111 (22.86%) MVC
3 2,045 (22.15%) TDD
4 1,772 (19.19%) Software Engineering
5 1,628 (17.63%) DevOps
6 1,600 (17.33%) Continuous Integration
7 1,580 (17.11%) Scrum
8 1,376 (14.90%) Microservices
9 1,285 (13.92%) Test Automation
10 1,276 (13.82%) OO
11 1,145 (12.40%) Problem-Solving
12 1,032 (11.18%) SOA
13 960 (10.40%) BDD
14 875 (9.48%) Web Development
15 838 (9.08%) SDLC
16 769 (8.33%) Unit Testing
17 679 (7.35%) E-Commerce
18 607 (6.57%) Mentoring
19 582 (6.30%) Open Source
20 554 (6.00%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 3,787 (41.02%) Java
2 3,772 (40.85%) JavaScript
3 3,384 (36.65%) SQL
4 3,356 (36.35%) C#
5 1,213 (13.14%) Python
6 779 (8.44%) T-SQL
7 630 (6.82%) PHP
8 479 (5.19%) Java 8
9 434 (4.70%) C++
10 414 (4.48%) PowerShell
11 356 (3.86%) Ruby
12 348 (3.77%) VB.NET
13 345 (3.74%) Bash Shell
14 312 (3.38%) Scala
15 307 (3.33%) PL/SQL
16 256 (2.77%) TypeScript
17 209 (2.26%) Go
18 189 (2.05%) C
19 171 (1.85%) Shell Script
20 168 (1.82%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1,397 (15.13%) Degree
2 404 (4.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 197 (2.13%) Security Cleared
4 131 (1.42%) Microsoft Certification
5 97 (1.05%) ISTQB
6 94 (1.02%) Master's Degree
7 92 (1.00%) SC Cleared
8 80 (0.87%) AWS Certification
9 57 (0.62%) MCSE
10 51 (0.55%) ISEB
11 49 (0.53%) DV Cleared
12 47 (0.51%) Numerate Degree
13 46 (0.50%) PhD
14 42 (0.45%) MCSA
15 37 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
16 35 (0.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 33 (0.36%) CISSP
18 32 (0.35%) MCP
18 32 (0.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 31 (0.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 704 (7.62%) QA
2 85 (0.92%) Data Quality
3 68 (0.74%) GDPR
4 65 (0.70%) SLA
5 57 (0.62%) PCI DSS
6 55 (0.60%) GCP
7 33 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 30 (0.32%) PMO
9 20 (0.22%) ISO 9001
10 15 (0.16%) WCAG
11 13 (0.14%) PSD2
12 8 (0.087%) PA-DSS
13 7 (0.076%) GAMP
14 6 (0.065%) COBIT
14 6 (0.065%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
14 6 (0.065%) MiFID
14 6 (0.065%) Web Application Security Consortium
15 5 (0.054%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 5 (0.054%) WAI
16 4 (0.043%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 1,133 (12.27%) Docker
2 362 (3.92%) Active Directory
3 234 (2.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 77 (0.83%) Hyper-V
5 64 (0.69%) vSphere
6 58 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
7 38 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
8 34 (0.37%) Virtual Desktop
9 32 (0.35%) XenApp
10 30 (0.32%) HDFS
10 30 (0.32%) XenDesktop
11 29 (0.31%) VirtualBox
12 23 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
12 23 (0.25%) VMware NSX
13 18 (0.19%) Samba
14 16 (0.17%) Firmware
14 16 (0.17%) NFS
14 16 (0.17%) Varnish
15 14 (0.15%) iptables
15 14 (0.15%) Xen
Systems Management
1 492 (5.33%) Puppet
2 484 (5.24%) Ansible
3 454 (4.92%) Kubernetes
4 436 (4.72%) Terraform
5 397 (4.30%) Opscode Chef
6 95 (1.03%) Nagios
7 84 (0.91%) SCCM
8 67 (0.73%) Kibana
9 63 (0.68%) Packer
10 59 (0.64%) Single Sign-On
11 51 (0.55%) Salt
12 46 (0.50%) SCOM
13 44 (0.48%) Prometheus
14 40 (0.43%) ZABBIX
15 38 (0.41%) logstash
16 37 (0.40%) Rancher
17 32 (0.35%) Docker Swarm
18 31 (0.34%) vRealize
19 27 (0.29%) Consul
20 24 (0.26%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 1,817 (19.68%) Microsoft
2 1,026 (11.11%) Oracle
3 520 (5.63%) Google
4 337 (3.65%) VMware
5 236 (2.56%) IBM
6 227 (2.46%) Salesforce.com
7 195 (2.11%) SAP
8 189 (2.05%) Red Hat
9 166 (1.80%) ServiceNow
10 154 (1.67%) Capita
11 147 (1.59%) Splunk
12 134 (1.45%) Xamarin
13 106 (1.15%) New Relic
14 103 (1.12%) Atlassian
14 103 (1.12%) WorldPay
15 102 (1.10%) HP
16 93 (1.01%) Sitecore
17 86 (0.93%) Adobe
17 86 (0.93%) TIBCO
18 85 (0.92%) Cisco