Period
to 25 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 25 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
6 months to
25 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 57 46 47
Rank change year-on-year -11 +1 +10
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 25 84 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 3.04% 5.66% 5.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.12% 15.85% 13.78%
Number of salaries quoted 23 81 75
Essex median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £42,500 £38,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £80,000 £68,750
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 Essex with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Essex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 308 530 733
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 37.42% 35.69% 37.69%
Number of salaries quoted 265 434 595
Essex median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £28,374
90th Percentile £65,000 £74,250 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing Web Services as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for Web Services in Essex

Web Services
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Web Services in Essex.

Salary trend for Web Services in Essex

Web Services
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Web Services in Essex over the 6 months to 25 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Web Services in Essex

Web Services
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the Essex region over the 6 months to 25 May 2019. 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
Colchester +20 10 £75,000 +50.00%
Harlow +16 3 £51,250 -26.79% 1
Wickford +4 2 £57,500 +35.29%
Chelmsford -4 2 £62,500 +35.87%
Basildon +4 1 £57,500 +53.33%
Epping - 1 £52,500 -
Loughton - 1 £55,000 -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 - -
Web Services
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 May 2019, 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 Essex region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 20 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (60.00%) Java
2 15 (60.00%) CSS
3 14 (56.00%) JavaScript
3 14 (56.00%) SQL Server
3 14 (56.00%) Spring
4 13 (52.00%) Oracle
5 12 (48.00%) Ant
5 12 (48.00%) JBoss
5 12 (48.00%) Apache
5 12 (48.00%) Swing
5 12 (48.00%) JMS
5 12 (48.00%) Maven
5 12 (48.00%) Hibernate
5 12 (48.00%) MVC
5 12 (48.00%) Relational Database
6 11 (44.00%) RDBMS
6 11 (44.00%) HTML
6 11 (44.00%) REST
7 10 (40.00%) WebSphere
7 10 (40.00%) SOAP
7 10 (40.00%) Linux
7 10 (40.00%) OOP
8 9 (36.00%) JSP
8 9 (36.00%) Tomcat
8 9 (36.00%) MySQL
8 9 (36.00%) Java EE
8 9 (36.00%) Spring MVC
9 8 (32.00%) FreeMarker
9 8 (32.00%) GlassFish

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 12 (48.00%) Apache
1 12 (48.00%) JBoss
2 10 (40.00%) WebSphere
3 9 (36.00%) Tomcat
4 8 (32.00%) Apache Geronimo
4 8 (32.00%) GlassFish
5 7 (28.00%) Apache Spark
6 6 (24.00%) Apache Pig
7 1 (4.00%) Drupal
7 1 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (4.00%) IIS
7 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
7 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
7 1 (4.00%) WildFly
Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Weka
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Magento
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle CX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (56.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (48.00%) Relational Database
3 11 (44.00%) RDBMS
4 9 (36.00%) MySQL
5 8 (32.00%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (28.00%) Apache Hive
6 7 (28.00%) Big Data
6 7 (28.00%) CouchDB
6 7 (28.00%) Hadoop
6 7 (28.00%) Mahout
6 7 (28.00%) MongoDB
6 7 (28.00%) Neo4j
6 7 (28.00%) NoSQL
6 7 (28.00%) Sqoop
7 3 (12.00%) JasperReports
8 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
8 1 (4.00%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 12 (48.00%) Ant
1 12 (48.00%) Maven
2 8 (32.00%) Gradle
3 4 (16.00%) JUnit
4 2 (8.00%) Selenium
4 2 (8.00%) SpecFlow
4 2 (8.00%) WebDriver
5 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (4.00%) Robot Framework
General
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
1 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (4.00%) Marketing
1 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (72.00%) Developer
2 11 (44.00%) Java Developer
3 9 (36.00%) Lead Developer
3 9 (36.00%) Lead Java Developer
4 6 (24.00%) Agile Developer
4 6 (24.00%) Agile Java Developer
4 6 (24.00%) Java Swing Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Java Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Java Software Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Java Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Java Software Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Software Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) .NET Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) C# Developer
6 2 (8.00%) QA Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (60.00%) CSS
2 14 (56.00%) Spring
3 12 (48.00%) Hibernate
3 12 (48.00%) JMS
3 12 (48.00%) Swing
4 11 (44.00%) HTML
4 11 (44.00%) REST
5 10 (40.00%) SOAP
6 9 (36.00%) Java EE
6 9 (36.00%) JSP
6 9 (36.00%) Spring MVC
7 8 (32.00%) .NET
7 8 (32.00%) Ajax
7 8 (32.00%) EJB
7 8 (32.00%) FreeMarker
7 8 (32.00%) JPA
7 8 (32.00%) Servlets
7 8 (32.00%) TopLink
8 5 (20.00%) JSON
9 3 (12.00%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (4.00%) Life Science
2 1 (4.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (48.00%) MVC
3 10 (40.00%) OOP
4 7 (28.00%) Analytics
5 6 (24.00%) E-Commerce
5 6 (24.00%) OO
6 5 (20.00%) Open Source
7 4 (16.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (12.00%) Decision-Making
8 3 (12.00%) Information Exploitation
8 3 (12.00%) Microservices
8 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
8 3 (12.00%) Test Automation
8 3 (12.00%) Unit Testing
8 3 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (12.00%) Web Development
9 2 (8.00%) Scrum
9 2 (8.00%) Software Testing
9 2 (8.00%) TDD
9 2 (8.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 15 (60.00%) Java
2 14 (56.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (28.00%) C#
3 7 (28.00%) PL/SQL
3 7 (28.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (12.00%) C
4 3 (12.00%) Java 8
4 3 (12.00%) SQL
5 2 (8.00%) PHP
6 1 (4.00%) PHP 5
6 1 (4.00%) VB
6 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) QA
System Software
1 7 (28.00%) HDFS
2 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Docker Swarm
1 1 (4.00%) Kibana
1 1 (4.00%) logstash
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) Oracle
2 7 (28.00%) Alteryx
2 7 (28.00%) Tableau
3 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (12.00%) Adobe
4 3 (12.00%) Google
5 1 (4.00%) AppDynamics
5 1 (4.00%) IBM