Period
to 15 December 2018

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 15 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 55 30
Rank change year-on-year +12 -25 +15
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 59 59 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 5.09% 4.22% 6.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.95% 10.46% 17.77%
Number of salaries quoted 48 47 87
Essex median annual salary £53,750 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% +5.26% +18.75%
10th Percentile £33,375 £32,500 £30,500
90th Percentile £76,625 £71,000 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 423 564 799
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 36.50% 40.31% 39.09%
Number of salaries quoted 340 461 577
Essex median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +17.65% +6.25%
10th Percentile £24,000 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £70,000 £67,500
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%

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 15 December 2018.

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 15 December 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
Colchester +19 20 £72,500 +28.89% 2
Harlow +17 13 £55,000 -15.38% 1
Southend-on-Sea - 4 £55,000 - 2
Brentwood +8 3 £55,000 -
Chelmsford +8 2 £75,000 +130.77% 1
Saffron Walden +3 1 £62,500 -10.71%
Basildon -11 1 £32,500 - 1
Billericay - 1 £41,000 -
Web Services
East of England

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 Essex region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 35 (59.32%) JavaScript
2 30 (50.85%) HTML
2 30 (50.85%) SQL Server
2 30 (50.85%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (45.76%) MVC
4 25 (42.37%) CSS
5 24 (40.68%) Oracle
5 24 (40.68%) Java
6 23 (38.98%) Ajax
7 22 (37.29%) C#
7 22 (37.29%) MySQL
8 21 (35.59%) .NET
8 21 (35.59%) Spring
9 19 (32.20%) WebSphere
9 19 (32.20%) Linux
10 18 (30.51%) SOAP
10 18 (30.51%) E-Commerce
10 18 (30.51%) Relational Database
11 15 (25.42%) JBoss
11 15 (25.42%) Swing
12 14 (23.73%) Tomcat
12 14 (23.73%) Apache
12 14 (23.73%) JSP
12 14 (23.73%) T-SQL
12 14 (23.73%) Java EE
12 14 (23.73%) Degree
12 14 (23.73%) Spring MVC
13 13 (22.03%) Web Development
13 13 (22.03%) RESTful
14 12 (20.34%) HTML5

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 19 (32.20%) WebSphere
2 15 (25.42%) JBoss
3 14 (23.73%) Apache
3 14 (23.73%) Tomcat
4 10 (16.95%) Apache Geronimo
4 10 (16.95%) Apache Spark
4 10 (16.95%) GlassFish
5 6 (10.17%) Drupal
5 6 (10.17%) IIS
6 5 (8.47%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (8.47%) WildFly
7 3 (5.08%) WebLogic
8 2 (3.39%) Apache Pig
8 2 (3.39%) SharePoint
9 1 (1.69%) Mule
9 1 (1.69%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (1.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 10 (16.95%) Weka
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Magento
1 1 (1.69%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.17%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (8.47%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) FTP
1 2 (3.39%) HTTP
2 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (50.85%) SQL Server
2 22 (37.29%) MySQL
3 18 (30.51%) Relational Database
4 12 (20.34%) RDBMS
5 11 (18.64%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (16.95%) Apache Hive
6 10 (16.95%) Big Data
6 10 (16.95%) CouchDB
6 10 (16.95%) Hadoop
6 10 (16.95%) Mahout
6 10 (16.95%) MongoDB
6 10 (16.95%) Neo4j
6 10 (16.95%) NoSQL
6 10 (16.95%) Sqoop
7 4 (6.78%) Oracle Database
8 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (5.08%) SQL Server 2016
8 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (1.69%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 12 (20.34%) Ant
1 12 (20.34%) Maven
2 11 (18.64%) Gradle
3 6 (10.17%) Git (software)
4 5 (8.47%) Robot Framework
5 3 (5.08%) TeamCity
5 3 (5.08%) Visual Studio
6 2 (3.39%) JUnit
7 1 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (11.86%) Finance
2 5 (8.47%) Manufacturing
3 4 (6.78%) Retail
4 1 (1.69%) Back Office
4 1 (1.69%) Electronics
4 1 (1.69%) Games
4 1 (1.69%) Law
4 1 (1.69%) Legal
4 1 (1.69%) Marketing
4 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 49 (83.05%) Developer
2 21 (35.59%) Java Developer
3 16 (27.12%) Lead Developer
4 14 (23.73%) Lead Java Developer
5 11 (18.64%) Senior Developer
6 7 (11.86%) .NET Developer
7 6 (10.17%) Drupal Developer
7 6 (10.17%) Web Developer
8 5 (8.47%) C# Developer
8 5 (8.47%) DevOps Developer
8 5 (8.47%) Senior .NET Developer
9 4 (6.78%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (6.78%) PHP Developer
9 4 (6.78%) Senior Java Developer
9 4 (6.78%) Senior Software Engineer
9 4 (6.78%) Software Engineer
10 3 (5.08%) .NET Software Engineer
10 3 (5.08%) C# Software Engineer
10 3 (5.08%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
10 3 (5.08%) Senior C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (50.85%) HTML
2 25 (42.37%) CSS
3 23 (38.98%) Ajax
4 21 (35.59%) .NET
4 21 (35.59%) Spring
5 18 (30.51%) SOAP
6 15 (25.42%) Swing
7 14 (23.73%) Java EE
7 14 (23.73%) JSP
7 14 (23.73%) Spring MVC
8 13 (22.03%) RESTful
9 12 (20.34%) ASP.NET
9 12 (20.34%) CSS3
9 12 (20.34%) Hibernate
9 12 (20.34%) HTML5
9 12 (20.34%) JMS
9 12 (20.34%) REST
10 11 (18.64%) Servlets
10 11 (18.64%) XML
11 10 (16.95%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.78%) Life Science
2 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.69%) FMCG
2 1 (1.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (1.69%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (1.69%) Online Gambling
2 1 (1.69%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (1.69%) Social Gaming
2 1 (1.69%) TRADACOMS
2 1 (1.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (32.20%) Linux
2 5 (8.47%) Windows
3 3 (5.08%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (50.85%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (45.76%) MVC
3 18 (30.51%) E-Commerce
4 13 (22.03%) Web Development
5 12 (20.34%) Computer Science
6 10 (16.95%) Analytics
7 8 (13.56%) OO
7 8 (13.56%) Scrum
7 8 (13.56%) Scrum-ban
8 7 (11.86%) DevOps
8 7 (11.86%) TDD
9 6 (10.17%) Continuous Delivery
9 6 (10.17%) Kanban
9 6 (10.17%) OOP
9 6 (10.17%) Software Engineering
10 5 (8.47%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (8.47%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 5 (8.47%) Microservices
10 5 (8.47%) Problem-Solving
10 5 (8.47%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 35 (59.32%) JavaScript
2 24 (40.68%) Java
3 22 (37.29%) C#
4 14 (23.73%) T-SQL
5 11 (18.64%) PHP
5 11 (18.64%) SQL
6 10 (16.95%) PL/SQL
7 6 (10.17%) PHP 5
8 5 (8.47%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.69%) ActionScript
9 1 (1.69%) ActionScript 2.0
9 1 (1.69%) C
9 1 (1.69%) C++
9 1 (1.69%) Java 8
9 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (23.73%) Degree
2 3 (5.08%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (16.95%) HDFS
2 6 (10.17%) Docker
3 1 (1.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (8.47%) Docker Swarm
1 5 (8.47%) Kibana
1 5 (8.47%) logstash
2 1 (1.69%) SCOM
2 1 (1.69%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (1.69%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 24 (40.68%) Oracle
2 12 (20.34%) Microsoft
3 10 (16.95%) Alteryx
3 10 (16.95%) Tableau
4 5 (8.47%) AppDynamics
4 5 (8.47%) IBM
5 1 (1.69%) Adobe
5 1 (1.69%) Google
5 1 (1.69%) Remedy
5 1 (1.69%) Sage
5 1 (1.69%) SAP
5 1 (1.69%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.69%) Talend
5 1 (1.69%) VMware
5 1 (1.69%) WSO2