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

Web Services
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 46 37
Rank change year-on-year -1 -9 +26
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 56 82 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 4.41% 5.40% 5.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.99% 13.97% 14.49%
Number of salaries quoted 48 65 76
Essex median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £67,500 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £49,750 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.74% -5.00% +11.11%

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 431 587 821
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 33.96% 38.64% 38.73%
Number of salaries quoted 351 469 617
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 £31,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £66,250 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 19 October 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 19 October 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
Harlow +11 13 £55,000 -15.38%
Colchester -3 8 £45,000 -14.29% 6
Chelmsford +9 6 £80,000 +77.78%
Brentwood +5 3 £55,000 -
Basildon -14 2 £47,500 -13.64% 2
Billericay - 2 £41,125 -
Southend-on-Sea - 2 £43,750 - 3
Saffron Walden +2 1 £62,500 +75.50%
Wickford - 1 £25,000 -
Web Services
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 31 (55.36%) Agile Software Development
1 31 (55.36%) SQL Server
2 29 (51.79%) HTML
3 27 (48.21%) JavaScript
4 26 (46.43%) MVC
5 25 (44.64%) .NET
6 24 (42.86%) C#
7 20 (35.71%) Java
7 20 (35.71%) CSS
8 19 (33.93%) E-Commerce
9 18 (32.14%) Oracle
9 18 (32.14%) Ajax
10 17 (30.36%) SOAP
11 16 (28.57%) XML
12 15 (26.79%) SQL
12 15 (26.79%) Degree
12 15 (26.79%) Relational Database
13 14 (25.00%) Computer Science
13 14 (25.00%) RESTful
13 14 (25.00%) Spring
14 13 (23.21%) MySQL
14 13 (23.21%) ASP.NET
14 13 (23.21%) Linux
14 13 (23.21%) OO
14 13 (23.21%) Web Development
15 12 (21.43%) Java EE
15 12 (21.43%) WebSphere
15 12 (21.43%) Spring MVC
15 12 (21.43%) JBoss
15 12 (21.43%) Apache

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 (21.43%) Apache
1 12 (21.43%) JBoss
1 12 (21.43%) Tomcat
1 12 (21.43%) WebSphere
2 7 (12.50%) IIS
2 7 (12.50%) WebLogic
3 5 (8.93%) Drupal
4 4 (7.14%) Apache Geronimo
4 4 (7.14%) Apache Spark
4 4 (7.14%) GlassFish
5 2 (3.57%) Apache Pig
5 2 (3.57%) Mule
5 2 (3.57%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (3.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Weka
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.79%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.79%) Magento
1 1 (1.79%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.93%) FTP
2 2 (3.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (55.36%) SQL Server
2 15 (26.79%) Relational Database
3 13 (23.21%) MySQL
4 8 (14.29%) Oracle Database
4 8 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (10.71%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (10.71%) RDBMS
6 5 (8.93%) NoSQL
7 4 (7.14%) Apache Hive
7 4 (7.14%) Big Data
7 4 (7.14%) CouchDB
7 4 (7.14%) Hadoop
7 4 (7.14%) Mahout
7 4 (7.14%) MongoDB
7 4 (7.14%) Neo4j
7 4 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (7.14%) Sqoop
8 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (1.79%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 7 (12.50%) Maven
2 6 (10.71%) Ant
2 6 (10.71%) Git (software)
2 6 (10.71%) Gradle
3 4 (7.14%) TeamCity
3 4 (7.14%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.57%) JUnit
4 2 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.79%) Bower
5 1 (1.79%) Flash Builder
5 1 (1.79%) Grunt
5 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.79%) JIRA
5 1 (1.79%) Subversion
General
1 12 (21.43%) Finance
2 5 (8.93%) Manufacturing
2 5 (8.93%) Retail
3 3 (5.36%) Games
4 2 (3.57%) Automotive
4 2 (3.57%) Back Office
4 2 (3.57%) Electronics
4 2 (3.57%) Marketing
4 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.79%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 44 (78.57%) Developer
2 16 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 14 (25.00%) Lead Developer
4 13 (23.21%) Senior Developer
5 12 (21.43%) Lead Java Developer
6 10 (17.86%) .NET Developer
7 6 (10.71%) Senior .NET Developer
7 6 (10.71%) Web Developer
8 5 (8.93%) C# Developer
8 5 (8.93%) Drupal Developer
9 4 (7.14%) Analyst
9 4 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (7.14%) Development Team Leader
9 4 (7.14%) Java Development Team Leader
9 4 (7.14%) Java Team Leader
9 4 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
9 4 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
9 4 (7.14%) Software Engineer
9 4 (7.14%) Team Leader
10 3 (5.36%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (51.79%) HTML
2 25 (44.64%) .NET
3 20 (35.71%) CSS
4 18 (32.14%) Ajax
5 17 (30.36%) SOAP
6 16 (28.57%) XML
7 14 (25.00%) RESTful
7 14 (25.00%) Spring
8 13 (23.21%) ASP.NET
9 12 (21.43%) Java EE
9 12 (21.43%) JSP
9 12 (21.43%) Spring MVC
9 12 (21.43%) Swing
10 10 (17.86%) HTML5
11 9 (16.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 8 (14.29%) CSS3
12 8 (14.29%) WCF
13 7 (12.50%) .NET Framework
13 7 (12.50%) AngularJS
13 7 (12.50%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.36%) Life Science
3 2 (3.57%) FMCG
3 2 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (3.57%) Online Gambling
3 2 (3.57%) Social Gaming
3 2 (3.57%) TRADACOMS
4 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (23.21%) Linux
2 5 (8.93%) Windows Server
3 4 (7.14%) Windows
4 3 (5.36%) Unix
5 1 (1.79%) Android
5 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (55.36%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (46.43%) MVC
3 19 (33.93%) E-Commerce
4 13 (23.21%) OO
4 13 (23.21%) Web Development
5 12 (21.43%) TDD
6 10 (17.86%) OOP
6 10 (17.86%) Scrum
7 8 (14.29%) Kanban
7 8 (14.29%) Software Engineering
8 7 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
8 7 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (8.93%) Continuous Deployment
9 5 (8.93%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (8.93%) Problem-Solving
10 4 (7.14%) Analytics
10 4 (7.14%) API Design
10 4 (7.14%) Inversion of Control
10 4 (7.14%) Refactoring
10 4 (7.14%) Scrum-ban
Programming Languages
1 27 (48.21%) JavaScript
2 24 (42.86%) C#
3 20 (35.71%) Java
4 15 (26.79%) SQL
5 12 (21.43%) T-SQL
6 7 (12.50%) PHP
7 6 (10.71%) PL/SQL
7 6 (10.71%) VB.NET
8 5 (8.93%) PHP 5
9 3 (5.36%) ActionScript
9 3 (5.36%) Groovy
10 2 (3.57%) ActionScript 2.0
11 1 (1.79%) ActionScript 3.0
11 1 (1.79%) C++
11 1 (1.79%) Java 8
11 1 (1.79%) Python
11 1 (1.79%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.79%) TypeScript
11 1 (1.79%) X++
11 1 (1.79%) XPath
Qualifications
1 15 (26.79%) Degree
2 9 (16.07%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.71%) QA
2 2 (3.57%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (7.14%) HDFS
2 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.79%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 18 (32.14%) Oracle
2 11 (19.64%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.14%) Alteryx
3 4 (7.14%) Tableau
4 2 (3.57%) SAP
4 2 (3.57%) WSO2
5 1 (1.79%) Actuate
5 1 (1.79%) Adobe
5 1 (1.79%) Cisco
5 1 (1.79%) Cognos
5 1 (1.79%) Sage
5 1 (1.79%) Talend