Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
UK > England
6 months to
21 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 43 39 39
Rank change year-on-year -4 0 -4
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 6,383 7,867 9,500
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 5.47% 5.61% 5.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.11% 14.19% 14.53%
Number of salaries quoted 5,282 6,263 7,910
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £122,500 £82,500 £76,025
UK median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% +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 45,234 55,450 65,373
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 38.74% 39.55% 40.61%
Number of salaries quoted 37,445 45,784 55,323
England 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 £32,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £78,750
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 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 21 January 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 21 January 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 +5 3,054 £80,000 +23.08% 415
South East -2 1,285 £50,000 +5.26% 201
North of England +4 850 £49,250 +9.44% 225
North West +6 511 £50,000 +5.26% 129
Midlands -16 474 £45,000 - 111
South West -16 448 £45,000 - 115
East of England -22 275 £52,500 +5.00% 94
Yorkshire +9 267 £47,500 +5.56% 77
West Midlands -17 255 £45,000 - 68
East Midlands -10 215 £45,000 -5.26% 43
North East +7 72 £37,500 -16.67% 19
Web Services
UK

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 3,594 (56.31%) Agile Software Development
2 2,741 (42.94%) JavaScript
3 2,642 (41.39%) AWS
4 2,490 (39.01%) Java
5 2,303 (36.08%) C#
6 2,072 (32.46%) .NET
7 1,956 (30.64%) SQL
8 1,873 (29.34%) Finance
9 1,600 (25.07%) HTML
10 1,517 (23.77%) SQL Server
11 1,498 (23.47%) Software Engineering
12 1,489 (23.33%) CSS
13 1,420 (22.25%) Azure
14 1,405 (22.01%) Python
15 1,340 (20.99%) REST
16 1,253 (19.63%) Scrum
17 1,224 (19.18%) DevOps
18 1,162 (18.20%) MVC
19 1,106 (17.33%) Microservices
20 1,058 (16.58%) ASP.NET
21 1,054 (16.51%) TDD
22 1,030 (16.14%) AngularJS
23 1,011 (15.84%) RESTful
24 995 (15.59%) Microsoft
25 961 (15.06%) Asset Management
26 955 (14.96%) SOAP
27 917 (14.37%) Git (software)
28 871 (13.65%) XML
29 866 (13.57%) Test Automation
30 840 (13.16%) Front Office

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
1 203 (3.18%) IIS
2 193 (3.02%) CMS
3 177 (2.77%) Confluence
4 147 (2.30%) Elasticsearch
5 145 (2.27%) Tomcat
6 139 (2.18%) Apache
7 107 (1.68%) Apache Spark
8 102 (1.60%) SharePoint
9 83 (1.30%) WebLogic
10 75 (1.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 75 (1.17%) WebSphere
11 67 (1.05%) JBoss
12 48 (0.75%) Oracle Service Bus
13 46 (0.72%) EPiServer
14 45 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
15 43 (0.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 38 (0.60%) Oracle Workflow
17 31 (0.49%) Mule
18 30 (0.47%) Drupal
18 30 (0.47%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 65 (1.02%) Microsoft Office
2 37 (0.58%) Microsoft Excel
3 26 (0.41%) Chatbot
4 24 (0.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 22 (0.34%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
6 7 (0.11%) Photoshop
7 5 (0.078%) Microsoft Project
7 5 (0.078%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.063%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.031%) InDesign
9 2 (0.031%) Sketch
9 2 (0.031%) SPSS
10 1 (0.016%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 108 (1.69%) FINCAD Analytics
2 63 (0.99%) PolarLake
3 54 (0.85%) Markit EDM
4 52 (0.81%) Eagle PACE
5 45 (0.70%) Payment Gateway
6 41 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
7 34 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
8 24 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
9 21 (0.33%) Oracle Applications
10 20 (0.31%) Oracle BPM
11 19 (0.30%) SAP Hybris
12 16 (0.25%) Magento
13 10 (0.16%) HFM
13 10 (0.16%) Oracle FAH
14 9 (0.14%) Oracle ERP
14 9 (0.14%) Unit4 Business World
15 8 (0.13%) Oracle EBS R12
16 7 (0.11%) Elite 3E
16 7 (0.11%) SAP ERP
17 6 (0.094%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2,642 (41.39%) AWS
2 1,420 (22.25%) Azure
3 538 (8.43%) GCP
4 349 (5.47%) Serverless
5 312 (4.89%) Amazon S3
6 304 (4.76%) SaaS
7 276 (4.32%) AWS Lambda
8 253 (3.96%) Amazon EC2
9 212 (3.32%) Amazon SQS
10 183 (2.87%) Amazon ECS
11 175 (2.74%) AWS CloudFormation
12 170 (2.66%) OpenShift
13 158 (2.48%) GitHub
14 154 (2.41%) PaaS
15 141 (2.21%) IaaS
16 118 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
17 86 (1.35%) Office 365
17 86 (1.35%) Power Platform
18 71 (1.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
19 59 (0.92%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 144 (2.26%) Internet
2 125 (1.96%) HTTP
3 77 (1.21%) TCP/IP
4 64 (1.00%) Firewall
5 61 (0.96%) DNS
6 41 (0.64%) Intranet
7 33 (0.52%) DHCP
8 32 (0.50%) SAN
9 30 (0.47%) SSL
9 30 (0.47%) VoIP
9 30 (0.47%) WAN
10 25 (0.39%) Network Security
11 24 (0.38%) AMQP
12 23 (0.36%) LAN
13 22 (0.34%) VPN
14 20 (0.31%) X.509
15 15 (0.23%) FTP
16 14 (0.22%) HTTPS
17 11 (0.17%) SMS
18 10 (0.16%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,517 (23.77%) SQL Server
2 551 (8.63%) MySQL
3 413 (6.47%) PostgreSQL
4 399 (6.25%) NoSQL
5 292 (4.57%) Amazon RDS
6 286 (4.48%) Relational Database
7 272 (4.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 252 (3.95%) MongoDB
9 238 (3.73%) Big Data
10 216 (3.38%) Amazon Athena
11 162 (2.54%) Redis
12 158 (2.48%) Data Warehouse
13 151 (2.37%) RDBMS
13 151 (2.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 138 (2.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 127 (1.99%) Amazon Redshift
16 121 (1.90%) Amazon Aurora
16 121 (1.90%) SQL Server 2012
17 96 (1.50%) SQL Server 2008
18 95 (1.49%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 917 (14.37%) Git (software)
2 659 (10.32%) Jenkins
3 481 (7.54%) JIRA
4 370 (5.80%) Visual Studio
5 348 (5.45%) Selenium
6 265 (4.15%) Maven
7 232 (3.63%) Team Foundation Server
8 219 (3.43%) SoapUI
9 212 (3.32%) JUnit
10 181 (2.84%) NUnit
11 169 (2.65%) Cucumber
12 154 (2.41%) Subversion
13 135 (2.11%) Postman
14 133 (2.08%) TeamCity
15 125 (1.96%) Artifactory
16 124 (1.94%) RStudio
17 117 (1.83%) Visual Studio Team System
18 116 (1.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 101 (1.58%) GitLab
20 99 (1.55%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 1,873 (29.34%) Finance
2 840 (13.16%) Front Office
3 573 (8.98%) Banking
4 281 (4.40%) Retail
5 206 (3.23%) Public Sector
6 203 (3.18%) Marketing
7 145 (2.27%) Back Office
8 141 (2.21%) Manufacturing
9 123 (1.93%) Investment Banking
10 119 (1.86%) Games
11 99 (1.55%) Telecoms
12 76 (1.19%) Legal
13 75 (1.17%) Advertising
14 69 (1.08%) Law
15 63 (0.99%) Electronics
16 30 (0.47%) Multimedia
17 26 (0.41%) Billing
18 24 (0.38%) Aerospace
18 24 (0.38%) Local Government
19 20 (0.31%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 3,608 (56.53%) Developer
2 905 (14.18%) Java Developer
3 827 (12.96%) Senior Developer
4 821 (12.86%) .NET Developer
5 720 (11.28%) C# Developer
6 607 (9.51%) Software Engineer
7 490 (7.68%) Software Developer
8 472 (7.39%) Architect
9 450 (7.05%) C# .NET Developer
10 317 (4.97%) Java Engineer
11 289 (4.53%) Senior Java Developer
12 287 (4.50%) Python Developer
13 278 (4.36%) AWS Engineer
14 267 (4.18%) Java Software Engineer
15 259 (4.06%) Analyst
16 254 (3.98%) Developer/Software Engineer
17 249 (3.90%) DevOps Engineer
18 248 (3.89%) AWS Developer
19 228 (3.57%) Java Software Developer
20 222 (3.48%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,072 (32.46%) .NET
2 1,600 (25.07%) HTML
3 1,489 (23.33%) CSS
4 1,340 (20.99%) REST
5 1,058 (16.58%) ASP.NET
6 1,030 (16.14%) AngularJS
7 1,011 (15.84%) RESTful
8 955 (14.96%) SOAP
9 871 (13.65%) XML
10 784 (12.28%) React
11 746 (11.69%) jQuery
12 718 (11.25%) J2EE
13 706 (11.06%) Spring
14 638 (10.00%) .NET Framework
15 570 (8.93%) Node.js
16 545 (8.54%) JSON
17 469 (7.35%) ASP.NET MVC
18 453 (7.10%) HTML5
19 406 (6.36%) .NET Core
20 387 (6.06%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 730 (11.44%) Fixed Income
2 627 (9.82%) Derivative
3 544 (8.52%) Equities
4 500 (7.83%) Greenfield Project
5 425 (6.66%) Hedge funds
6 396 (6.20%) Analytical Skills
7 349 (5.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 335 (5.25%) Mobile App
9 275 (4.31%) User Experience
10 244 (3.82%) Self-Motivation
11 204 (3.20%) Enterprise Software
12 185 (2.90%) Public Cloud
13 176 (2.76%) Reference Data
14 123 (1.93%) Blog
14 123 (1.93%) Equity Derivative
15 96 (1.50%) Data Centre
16 86 (1.35%) Algorithms
17 84 (1.32%) Management Information System
18 81 (1.27%) Hybrid Cloud
19 77 (1.21%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 751 (11.77%) Linux
2 585 (9.16%) Windows
3 246 (3.85%) Android
4 197 (3.09%) Unix
5 183 (2.87%) Apple iOS
6 128 (2.01%) Windows Server
7 58 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
8 39 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
9 35 (0.55%) CentOS
9 35 (0.55%) Debian
10 27 (0.42%) Ubuntu
11 26 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 21 (0.33%) Windows 7
13 17 (0.27%) Windows 10
14 11 (0.17%) Mac OS X
14 11 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
15 9 (0.14%) Windows 8
16 8 (0.13%) Windows Phone
17 7 (0.11%) Mac OS
18 6 (0.094%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,594 (56.31%) Agile Software Development
2 1,498 (23.47%) Software Engineering
3 1,253 (19.63%) Scrum
4 1,224 (19.18%) DevOps
5 1,162 (18.20%) MVC
6 1,106 (17.33%) Microservices
7 1,054 (16.51%) TDD
8 961 (15.06%) Asset Management
9 866 (13.57%) Test Automation
10 737 (11.55%) Mentoring
11 728 (11.41%) Analytics
12 701 (10.98%) Continuous Integration
13 697 (10.92%) OO
14 629 (9.85%) Web Development
15 586 (9.18%) BDD
16 533 (8.35%) Problem-Solving
17 488 (7.65%) SDLC
18 463 (7.25%) Computer Science
19 411 (6.44%) Machine Learning
20 407 (6.38%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2,741 (42.94%) JavaScript
2 2,490 (39.01%) Java
3 2,303 (36.08%) C#
4 1,956 (30.64%) SQL
5 1,405 (22.01%) Python
6 445 (6.97%) R
7 442 (6.92%) C++
8 372 (5.83%) PHP
9 289 (4.53%) T-SQL
10 273 (4.28%) Java 8
11 242 (3.79%) TypeScript
12 222 (3.48%) PowerShell
13 209 (3.27%) VB.NET
14 150 (2.35%) Scala
15 149 (2.33%) Ruby
16 147 (2.30%) Bash Shell
16 147 (2.30%) Kotlin
17 133 (2.08%) C
17 133 (2.08%) PL/SQL
18 88 (1.38%) Go
Qualifications
1 773 (12.11%) Degree
2 260 (4.07%) Computer Science Degree
3 160 (2.51%) Security Cleared
4 104 (1.63%) SC Cleared
5 77 (1.21%) Microsoft Certification
6 74 (1.16%) ISTQB
7 55 (0.86%) ISEB
8 42 (0.66%) AWS Certification
9 37 (0.58%) MCSE
10 27 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
11 26 (0.41%) MCP
11 26 (0.41%) Postgraduate
12 21 (0.33%) CISSP
12 21 (0.33%) Master's Degree
12 21 (0.33%) PMI Certification
13 20 (0.31%) DBS Check
14 17 (0.27%) MCSA
15 16 (0.25%) Cisco Certification
16 13 (0.20%) CCNP
16 13 (0.20%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 520 (8.15%) QA
2 89 (1.39%) Data Quality
3 43 (0.67%) GDPR
4 39 (0.61%) SLA
5 30 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 29 (0.45%) PCI DSS
7 17 (0.27%) PMO
8 11 (0.17%) NIST
9 8 (0.13%) COBIT
9 8 (0.13%) ISO 31000
10 6 (0.094%) HMG Infosec
10 6 (0.094%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 6 (0.094%) JSP 440
11 5 (0.078%) PA-DSS
11 5 (0.078%) PSD2
11 5 (0.078%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 4 (0.063%) NCSC
13 3 (0.047%) MiFID
14 2 (0.031%) EMIR
14 2 (0.031%) RMADS
System Software
1 825 (12.92%) Docker
2 153 (2.40%) Active Directory
3 111 (1.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 95 (1.49%) Hyper-V
5 58 (0.91%) Virtual Machines
6 36 (0.56%) XenApp
7 31 (0.49%) vSphere
8 17 (0.27%) Postfix
9 8 (0.13%) HDFS
10 6 (0.094%) Firmware
10 6 (0.094%) IAG
10 6 (0.094%) NFS
10 6 (0.094%) Terminal Services
10 6 (0.094%) Varnish
10 6 (0.094%) Virtual Servers
11 5 (0.078%) vCloud
12 4 (0.063%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 4 (0.063%) VMware ESXi
13 2 (0.031%) KVM
13 2 (0.031%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 579 (9.07%) Kubernetes
2 344 (5.39%) Terraform
3 283 (4.43%) Ansible
4 188 (2.95%) Puppet
5 180 (2.82%) Opscode Chef
6 45 (0.70%) Single Sign-On
7 39 (0.61%) Packer
8 38 (0.60%) Kibana
9 37 (0.58%) HP ALM
10 36 (0.56%) logstash
10 36 (0.56%) SCCM
11 25 (0.39%) Rancher
12 23 (0.36%) Salt
13 22 (0.34%) Prometheus
13 22 (0.34%) SCOM
14 19 (0.30%) Mesos
15 17 (0.27%) ZABBIX
16 16 (0.25%) SCVMM
17 15 (0.23%) Foglight
17 15 (0.23%) LiteSpeed
Vendors
1 995 (15.59%) Microsoft
2 528 (8.27%) Oracle
3 478 (7.49%) Google
4 218 (3.42%) Bloomberg
5 155 (2.43%) SAP
6 149 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
6 149 (2.33%) VMware
7 127 (1.99%) HP
8 115 (1.80%) WorldPay
9 93 (1.46%) ServiceNow
10 90 (1.41%) Zend
11 82 (1.28%) IBM
12 79 (1.24%) Xamarin
13 71 (1.11%) Adobe
14 68 (1.07%) Atlassian
15 66 (1.03%) MuleSoft
16 65 (1.02%) Sybase
17 58 (0.91%) FIS
18 57 (0.89%) Citrix
18 57 (0.89%) Red Hat