The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
North West / Lancashire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 37 39
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 22 24 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 4.95% 5.26% 6.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.05% 11.01% 12.64%
Number of salaries quoted 18 22 32
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +19.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

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 Lancashire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Lancashire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 219 218 277
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 49.32% 47.81% 47.51%
Number of salaries quoted 182 174 235
Median salary £33,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.00% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire 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 Lancashire

Web Services
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for Web Services in Lancashire

Web Services
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Web Services in Lancashire over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Web Services in Lancashire

Web Services
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Preston -5 7 £37,500 -25.00% 1
Chorley - 4 £40,000 -
Skelmersdale - 4 £35,600 -
Burnley -9 1 £35,000 +7.69%
Lancaster - 1 £45,000 - 1
Web Services
North West

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 35 (68.63%) HTML
2 31 (60.78%) CSS
3 24 (47.06%) JavaScript
4 23 (45.10%) .NET
5 19 (37.25%) SQL
5 19 (37.25%) jQuery
6 18 (35.29%) Software Engineering
6 18 (35.29%) C#
7 17 (33.33%) E-Commerce
7 17 (33.33%) ASP.NET
8 16 (31.37%) SQL Server
8 16 (31.37%) Front End Development
9 13 (25.49%) MySQL
9 13 (25.49%) HTTP
9 13 (25.49%) Amazon AWS
10 12 (23.53%) PHP
10 12 (23.53%) LAMP
10 12 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (21.57%) Test Automation
12 10 (19.61%) HTML5
13 9 (17.65%) MVC
13 9 (17.65%) Web Development
13 9 (17.65%) WCF
14 8 (15.69%) .NET Framework
14 8 (15.69%) Degree
14 8 (15.69%) JSON
14 8 (15.69%) HP
14 8 (15.69%) Oracle
14 8 (15.69%) SOAP
15 7 (13.73%) SDLC

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 3 (5.88%) CMS
1 3 (5.88%) Kentico
2 2 (3.92%) OpenEdge
3 1 (1.96%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Magento
2 1 (1.96%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 13 (25.49%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.84%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (25.49%) HTTP
2 1 (1.96%) FTP
2 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (31.37%) SQL Server
2 13 (25.49%) MySQL
3 2 (3.92%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.96%) DB2
4 1 (1.96%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.96%) Redis
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (13.73%) LoadRunner
2 3 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.88%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (5.88%) TeamCity
3 2 (3.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (3.92%) JIRA
3 2 (3.92%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.96%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.96%) PowerBuilder
4 1 (1.96%) Selenium
4 1 (1.96%) Subversion
4 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (7.84%) Finance
1 4 (7.84%) Manufacturing
1 4 (7.84%) Retail
2 2 (3.92%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.96%) Legal
3 1 (1.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 39 (76.47%) Developer
2 15 (29.41%) .NET Developer
3 12 (23.53%) PHP Developer
4 10 (19.61%) C# Developer
4 10 (19.61%) Software Developer
5 8 (15.69%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (11.76%) .NET Software Developer
6 6 (11.76%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (9.80%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (9.80%) C# Software Developer
7 5 (9.80%) Junior
7 5 (9.80%) Tester
7 5 (9.80%) Web Developer
8 4 (7.84%) E-Commerce Developer
8 4 (7.84%) Junior .NET Software Developer
8 4 (7.84%) Junior C# .NET Developer
8 4 (7.84%) Junior C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (7.84%) LoadRunner Performance Tester
8 4 (7.84%) LoadRunner Tester
8 4 (7.84%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (68.63%) HTML
2 31 (60.78%) CSS
3 23 (45.10%) .NET
4 19 (37.25%) jQuery
5 17 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 12 (23.53%) LAMP
7 10 (19.61%) HTML5
8 9 (17.65%) WCF
9 8 (15.69%) .NET Framework
9 8 (15.69%) JSON
9 8 (15.69%) SOAP
10 6 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (11.76%) Entity Framework
11 4 (7.84%) AngularJS
11 4 (7.84%) LINQ
12 3 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
12 3 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
12 3 (5.88%) Node.js
12 3 (5.88%) RESTful
12 3 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) Computer Science
2 5 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.84%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (5.88%) EPoS
4 3 (5.88%) Life Science
5 2 (3.92%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.96%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.96%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.88%) Android
2 2 (3.92%) Linux
3 1 (1.96%) Unix
3 1 (1.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (35.29%) Software Engineering
2 17 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 16 (31.37%) Front End Development
4 12 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (21.57%) Test Automation
6 9 (17.65%) MVC
6 9 (17.65%) Web Development
7 7 (13.73%) Performance Testing
7 7 (13.73%) SDLC
7 7 (13.73%) Validation
8 6 (11.76%) Scrum
8 6 (11.76%) Test Scripting
9 5 (9.80%) Scenario Testing
10 4 (7.84%) Web Design
11 3 (5.88%) Android Development
11 3 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (5.88%) Mobile Development
11 3 (5.88%) SOLID
11 3 (5.88%) TDD
11 3 (5.88%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (47.06%) JavaScript
2 19 (37.25%) SQL
3 18 (35.29%) C#
4 12 (23.53%) PHP
5 4 (7.84%) VB.NET
6 3 (5.88%) Java
6 3 (5.88%) VB
6 3 (5.88%) VB6
7 2 (3.92%) ActionScript
7 2 (3.92%) ActionScript 3.0
7 2 (3.92%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.96%) ABAP
8 1 (1.96%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.96%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.96%) XAML
Qualifications
1 8 (15.69%) Degree
2 1 (1.96%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.96%) ISEB
2 1 (1.96%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (1.96%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.96%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) PMO
1 1 (1.96%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (13.73%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (15.69%) HP
1 8 (15.69%) Oracle
2 6 (11.76%) Xamarin
3 4 (7.84%) Adobe
3 4 (7.84%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.92%) SAP
5 1 (1.96%) Sybase
Lancaster
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Itecco
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago