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 3 months to 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 57 69
Rank change year-on-year +8 +12  
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 44 43 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 4.31% 4.30% 2.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.58% 9.66% 8.26%
Number of salaries quoted 35 38 27
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £41,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.49% +4.70%  

Web Services is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 416 445 448
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 40.70% 44.46% 34.04%
Number of salaries quoted 350 368 381
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex citing Web Services as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 28 April 2017.

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 3 months to 28 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Colchester +6 17 £36,500 -17.04% 2
Chelmsford - 7 £40,000 - 1
Brentwood +12 5 - -
Saffron Walden -2 5 £35,614 -20.85% 1
Basildon +4 2 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Southend-on-Sea +19 1 £60,000 +33.33%
Web Services
East of England

For the 6 months to 28 April 2017, IT jobs citing Web Services also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Essex region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 60 (54.55%) Java
2 53 (48.18%) SQL Server
2 53 (48.18%) MVC
3 49 (44.55%) JavaScript
3 49 (44.55%) SQL
4 43 (39.09%) Oracle
4 43 (39.09%) Agile Software Development
5 42 (38.18%) SOAP
6 41 (37.27%) .NET
7 40 (36.36%) Apache
8 39 (35.45%) Relational Database
9 38 (34.55%) REST
10 37 (33.64%) OO
10 37 (33.64%) C#
11 35 (31.82%) CSS
12 34 (30.91%) Windows
12 34 (30.91%) RDBMS
13 33 (30.00%) Linux
13 33 (30.00%) MySQL
14 32 (29.09%) HTML
14 32 (29.09%) JBoss
15 30 (27.27%) JMS
15 30 (27.27%) Spring
16 29 (26.36%) ASP.NET
17 28 (25.45%) Ajax
18 27 (24.55%) T-SQL
19 26 (23.64%) Tomcat
20 24 (21.82%) PostgreSQL
21 23 (20.91%) WebSphere
22 22 (20.00%) PL/SQL

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 40 (36.36%) Apache
2 32 (29.09%) JBoss
3 26 (23.64%) Tomcat
4 23 (20.91%) WebSphere
5 19 (17.27%) GlassFish
6 13 (11.82%) SharePoint
7 9 (8.18%) IIS
8 7 (6.36%) Apache Geronimo
9 6 (5.45%) IBM HTTP Server
9 6 (5.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 5 (4.55%) Moodle
10 5 (4.55%) MS Exchange
11 3 (2.73%) Apache Pig
11 3 (2.73%) Apache Spark
11 3 (2.73%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 11 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (2.73%) Weka
4 1 (0.91%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.91%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.36%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (6.36%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (6.36%) Office 365
2 5 (4.55%) GitHub
2 5 (4.55%) Oracle CX
2 5 (4.55%) PaaS
2 5 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.00%) Firewall
1 11 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (5.45%) HTTP
3 5 (4.55%) DNS
3 5 (4.55%) Remote Desktop
3 5 (4.55%) SAN
3 5 (4.55%) SNMP
3 5 (4.55%) VoIP
4 1 (0.91%) NAS
4 1 (0.91%) SSL
4 1 (0.91%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (48.18%) SQL Server
2 39 (35.45%) Relational Database
3 34 (30.91%) RDBMS
4 33 (30.00%) MySQL
5 24 (21.82%) PostgreSQL
6 19 (17.27%) Big Data
7 15 (13.64%) CouchDB
7 15 (13.64%) MongoDB
7 15 (13.64%) Neo4j
8 13 (11.82%) SQL Server 2005
9 11 (10.00%) Geospatial Data
9 11 (10.00%) GIS
9 11 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 11 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 9 (8.18%) SQL Server 2008
11 8 (7.27%) JasperReports
12 6 (5.45%) ActiveReports
12 6 (5.45%) Crystal Reports
13 5 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
14 4 (3.64%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 16 (14.55%) Jenkins
2 14 (12.73%) JIRA
3 13 (11.82%) JUnit
4 12 (10.91%) Selenium
5 11 (10.00%) Ant
5 11 (10.00%) ClearQuest
5 11 (10.00%) CruiseControl
5 11 (10.00%) FishEye
5 11 (10.00%) Hudson
5 11 (10.00%) Maven
5 11 (10.00%) SoapUI
5 11 (10.00%) TeamCity
6 9 (8.18%) Visual Studio
7 6 (5.45%) SpecFlow
8 5 (4.55%) JMeter
8 5 (4.55%) Moq
8 5 (4.55%) Octopus Deploy
8 5 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (4.55%) Zephyr
9 3 (2.73%) Subversion
General
1 18 (16.36%) Finance
2 12 (10.91%) Automotive
3 6 (5.45%) Marketing
4 5 (4.55%) Manufacturing
4 5 (4.55%) Retail
5 3 (2.73%) Banking
5 3 (2.73%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.91%) Advertising
6 1 (0.91%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 67 (60.91%) Developer
2 22 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 21 (19.09%) Senior Developer
4 20 (18.18%) C# Developer
5 12 (10.91%) Lead Developer
6 11 (10.00%) Lead Java Developer
7 10 (9.09%) .NET Developer
8 9 (8.18%) C# .NET Developer
8 9 (8.18%) Software Developer
9 7 (6.36%) Architect
9 7 (6.36%) Senior Java Developer
9 7 (6.36%) Senior Software Engineer
9 7 (6.36%) Software Engineer
9 7 (6.36%) Tester
10 6 (5.45%) Java Engineer
10 6 (5.45%) Java Software Engineer
10 6 (5.45%) JavaScript Developer
10 6 (5.45%) Senior Java Software Engineer
10 6 (5.45%) Senior Software Developer
10 6 (5.45%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (38.18%) SOAP
2 41 (37.27%) .NET
3 38 (34.55%) REST
4 35 (31.82%) CSS
5 32 (29.09%) HTML
6 30 (27.27%) JMS
6 30 (27.27%) Spring
7 29 (26.36%) ASP.NET
8 28 (25.45%) Ajax
9 22 (20.00%) EJB
10 21 (19.09%) Swing
11 20 (18.18%) WCF
12 19 (17.27%) Java EE
12 19 (17.27%) JSP
12 19 (17.27%) Servlets
12 19 (17.27%) Spring MVC
13 18 (16.36%) Hibernate
14 17 (15.45%) WPF
15 15 (13.64%) XML
16 14 (12.73%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 8 (7.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (4.55%) Learning Management System
4 5 (4.55%) LIMS
4 5 (4.55%) N-Tier
4 5 (4.55%) VLE
5 3 (2.73%) Client/Server
5 3 (2.73%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.82%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.82%) Fintech
7 1 (0.91%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 34 (30.91%) Windows
2 33 (30.00%) Linux
3 11 (10.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (4.55%) Mac OS X
4 5 (4.55%) Ubuntu
4 5 (4.55%) Windows 7
4 5 (4.55%) Windows 8
5 3 (2.73%) Unix
6 1 (0.91%) Android
6 1 (0.91%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (48.18%) MVC
2 43 (39.09%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (33.64%) OO
4 18 (16.36%) Unit Testing
4 18 (16.36%) Web Development
5 17 (15.45%) SDLC
6 16 (14.55%) Automated Testing
7 15 (13.64%) OOP
8 13 (11.82%) Scrum
8 13 (11.82%) TDD
9 12 (10.91%) Open Source
9 12 (10.91%) SOA
10 11 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (10.00%) Data Extraction
10 11 (10.00%) DevOps
10 11 (10.00%) Issue Tracking
10 11 (10.00%) Kanban
10 11 (10.00%) UML
10 11 (10.00%) Waterfall
11 9 (8.18%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 60 (54.55%) Java
2 49 (44.55%) JavaScript
2 49 (44.55%) SQL
3 37 (33.64%) C#
4 27 (24.55%) T-SQL
5 22 (20.00%) PL/SQL
6 11 (10.00%) C
7 9 (8.18%) Perl
8 8 (7.27%) VB.NET
9 6 (5.45%) C++
9 6 (5.45%) PHP
10 5 (4.55%) PowerShell
11 3 (2.73%) Shell Script
11 3 (2.73%) Uniface
12 1 (0.91%) ActionScript
12 1 (0.91%) ActionScript 3.0
12 1 (0.91%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (15.45%) Degree
2 11 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 11 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.91%) ISEB
3 1 (0.91%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.91%) QA
1 1 (0.91%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (16.36%) Active Directory
2 7 (6.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (5.45%) Hyper-V
4 5 (4.55%) VMware ESX
4 5 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (2.73%) HDFS
6 2 (1.82%) vSphere
7 1 (0.91%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (4.55%) Backup Exec
1 5 (4.55%) Nagios
Vendors
1 43 (39.09%) Oracle
2 13 (11.82%) Microsoft
3 11 (10.00%) Atlassian
4 8 (7.27%) Adobe
4 8 (7.27%) Google
5 7 (6.36%) VMware
6 5 (4.55%) Blackboard
6 5 (4.55%) Cisco
6 5 (4.55%) Citrix
6 5 (4.55%) Sitecore
6 5 (4.55%) Sophos
6 5 (4.55%) WatchGuard
7 4 (3.64%) Pega
8 3 (2.73%) Alteryx
8 3 (2.73%) SAP
8 3 (2.73%) Tableau
9 2 (1.82%) PayPal
10 1 (0.91%) NetApp
10 1 (0.91%) Red Hat
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Salary: up to c£50,000
Posted: Yesterday
Colchester, Essex
Square One Resources
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £50k - 55k per year + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
Opensauce /New Growth Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Relocation fee
Posted: 4 days ago
Basildon, Essex
Resource Partners Ltd
Salary: BENEFITS
Posted: 16 days ago