Period
to 24 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 42 52
Rank change year-on-year -6 +10 +14
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 236 301 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 4.80% 5.64% 4.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.84% 15.19% 11.61%
Number of salaries quoted 218 280 270
Leeds median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% +2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £33,750 £30,000 £32,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,875 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +12.50%

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 Leeds with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,838 1,982 2,833
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 37.37% 37.12% 41.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1,666 1,783 2,305
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +8.64% +1.25%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% +3.90%

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Services in Leeds

Web Services
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Web Services in Leeds

Web Services
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Web Services in Leeds over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Web Services in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 145 (61.44%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (49.58%) SQL
3 100 (42.37%) XML
4 94 (39.83%) .NET
5 89 (37.71%) C#
6 85 (36.02%) Java
7 83 (35.17%) JavaScript
8 78 (33.05%) HTML
9 69 (29.24%) SOAP
10 66 (27.97%) Finance
11 56 (23.73%) RESTful
12 55 (23.31%) CSS
12 55 (23.31%) T-SQL
13 54 (22.88%) Scrum
13 54 (22.88%) Amazon AWS
14 52 (22.03%) Continuous Integration
15 49 (20.76%) OO
16 48 (20.34%) SQL Server
17 47 (19.92%) DevOps
18 46 (19.49%) ASP.NET
19 44 (18.64%) Software Engineering
20 43 (18.22%) Microsoft Azure
21 41 (17.37%) jQuery
22 37 (15.68%) SOA
23 36 (15.25%) Test Automation
24 32 (13.56%) Git (software)
24 32 (13.56%) MVC
25 31 (13.14%) Microsoft
25 31 (13.14%) DSDM
25 31 (13.14%) UML

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 7 (2.97%) MS Exchange
1 7 (2.97%) Oracle 9iAS
1 7 (2.97%) WebLogic
1 7 (2.97%) WebSphere
1 7 (2.97%) WebSphere Application Server
2 5 (2.12%) OpenEdge
3 4 (1.69%) Apache
3 4 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.27%) Apache Solr
4 3 (1.27%) Apache Spark
4 3 (1.27%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.85%) CMS
5 2 (0.85%) Confluence
5 2 (0.85%) nginx
5 2 (0.85%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.42%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 7 (2.97%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 54 (22.88%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (18.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (6.78%) IaaS
4 13 (5.51%) PaaS
5 11 (4.66%) Google Cloud Platform
6 10 (4.24%) SaaS
7 7 (2.97%) GitHub
8 5 (2.12%) npm
9 3 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (1.27%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.42%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.42%) Dynamics 365
10 1 (0.42%) Loggly
10 1 (0.42%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.08%) Firewall
2 11 (4.66%) LAN
2 11 (4.66%) WAN
3 9 (3.81%) Intrusion Detection
3 9 (3.81%) VoIP
3 9 (3.81%) WLAN
4 3 (1.27%) PPP
4 3 (1.27%) PuTTY
4 3 (1.27%) VPN
4 3 (1.27%) WinSCP
5 2 (0.85%) DHCP
5 2 (0.85%) DNS
6 1 (0.42%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (20.34%) SQL Server
2 21 (8.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (5.51%) NoSQL
4 12 (5.08%) MySQL
5 11 (4.66%) Big Data
6 5 (2.12%) MongoDB
7 4 (1.69%) Hadoop
7 4 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.27%) HBase
8 3 (1.27%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.27%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (1.27%) Redis
8 3 (1.27%) SQL Server 2016
9 2 (0.85%) RethinkDB
9 2 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.42%) Riak
10 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 32 (13.56%) Git (software)
2 28 (11.86%) Jenkins
3 26 (11.02%) NUnit
4 22 (9.32%) SpecFlow
4 22 (9.32%) Team Foundation Server
5 21 (8.90%) MSTest
6 19 (8.05%) FitNesse
7 16 (6.78%) Cucumber
8 15 (6.36%) Maven
8 15 (6.36%) Vagrant
9 14 (5.93%) tSQLt
10 13 (5.51%) JUnit
10 13 (5.51%) Mockito
11 11 (4.66%) Selenium
12 10 (4.24%) SoapUI
12 10 (4.24%) Subversion
13 9 (3.81%) TeamCity
13 9 (3.81%) Visual Studio
14 8 (3.39%) Eclipse
15 7 (2.97%) JIRA
General
1 66 (27.97%) Finance
2 20 (8.47%) Retail
3 9 (3.81%) Financial Institution
3 9 (3.81%) Local Government
3 9 (3.81%) Manufacturing
4 6 (2.54%) Games
5 4 (1.69%) Law
6 2 (0.85%) Advertising
7 1 (0.42%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 90 (38.14%) Developer
2 31 (13.14%) Java Developer
3 27 (11.44%) DevOps Engineer
3 27 (11.44%) Software Engineer
4 23 (9.75%) .NET Developer
5 22 (9.32%) Architect
5 22 (9.32%) C# Developer
6 21 (8.90%) .NET Software Engineer
6 21 (8.90%) C# Software Engineer
7 20 (8.47%) Analyst
7 20 (8.47%) Senior Developer
8 18 (7.63%) Test Engineer
9 17 (7.20%) Software Developer
10 16 (6.78%) C# .NET Developer
11 15 (6.36%) AWS DevOps
11 15 (6.36%) Principal Engineer
11 15 (6.36%) Principal Test Engineer
12 14 (5.93%) AWS DevOps Engineer
12 14 (5.93%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 14 (5.93%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (42.37%) XML
2 94 (39.83%) .NET
3 78 (33.05%) HTML
4 69 (29.24%) SOAP
5 56 (23.73%) RESTful
6 55 (23.31%) CSS
7 46 (19.49%) ASP.NET
8 41 (17.37%) jQuery
9 31 (13.14%) WCF
10 29 (12.29%) XSD
11 28 (11.86%) XSLT
12 27 (11.44%) WSDL
13 26 (11.02%) Silverlight
13 26 (11.02%) WPF
14 25 (10.59%) JSON
14 25 (10.59%) LINQ
15 23 (9.75%) WF
16 22 (9.32%) Node.js
16 22 (9.32%) REST
17 20 (8.47%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.63%) Management Information System
2 16 (6.78%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (4.66%) User Experience
4 10 (4.24%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (4.24%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (2.54%) NHS
6 5 (2.12%) Client/Server
6 5 (2.12%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.12%) Public Cloud
7 3 (1.27%) Private Cloud
8 2 (0.85%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.42%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.42%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.42%) iPhone
9 1 (0.42%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.42%) Social Media
9 1 (0.42%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 24 (10.17%) Linux
2 10 (4.24%) Windows
3 4 (1.69%) Android
4 3 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (1.27%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.42%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.42%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (61.44%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (22.88%) Scrum
3 52 (22.03%) Continuous Integration
4 49 (20.76%) OO
5 47 (19.92%) DevOps
6 44 (18.64%) Software Engineering
7 37 (15.68%) SOA
8 36 (15.25%) Test Automation
9 32 (13.56%) MVC
10 31 (13.14%) DSDM
10 31 (13.14%) UML
11 30 (12.71%) RUP
11 30 (12.71%) Use Case
12 26 (11.02%) Configuration Management
13 23 (9.75%) Mentoring
13 23 (9.75%) Service Delivery
14 21 (8.90%) MVVM
14 21 (8.90%) Performance Testing
14 21 (8.90%) SDLC
15 20 (8.47%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 117 (49.58%) SQL
2 89 (37.71%) C#
3 85 (36.02%) Java
4 83 (35.17%) JavaScript
5 55 (23.31%) T-SQL
6 30 (12.71%) Python
7 25 (10.59%) C++
8 22 (9.32%) Ruby
9 21 (8.90%) PL/SQL
10 20 (8.47%) Bash Shell
11 8 (3.39%) PHP
11 8 (3.39%) TypeScript
12 5 (2.12%) OpenEdge ABL
12 5 (2.12%) PowerShell
12 5 (2.12%) Progress 4GL
13 4 (1.69%) Shell Script
14 3 (1.27%) F#
14 3 (1.27%) R
14 3 (1.27%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.85%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (4.24%) Degree
2 5 (2.12%) ISEB
3 4 (1.69%) ISTQB
3 4 (1.69%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.85%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.42%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.42%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.24%) QA
2 7 (2.97%) HL7
3 2 (0.85%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (8.90%) Docker
2 3 (1.27%) HDFS
2 3 (1.27%) vSphere
3 2 (0.85%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.85%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 31 (13.14%) Puppet
2 30 (12.71%) Ansible
3 27 (11.44%) Opscode Chef
4 17 (7.20%) Terraform
5 15 (6.36%) Salt
6 14 (5.93%) Kubernetes
6 14 (5.93%) Packer
7 4 (1.69%) Cobbler
8 3 (1.27%) HP ALM
9 1 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.42%) Nagios
9 1 (0.42%) Prometheus
9 1 (0.42%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.42%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 31 (13.14%) Microsoft
1 31 (13.14%) Oracle
2 15 (6.36%) SaltStack
3 14 (5.93%) VMware
4 12 (5.08%) webMethods
5 11 (4.66%) Google
6 10 (4.24%) Rackspace
7 7 (2.97%) BEA
7 7 (2.97%) IBM
8 6 (2.54%) HP
8 6 (2.54%) Splunk
9 5 (2.12%) AppDynamics
9 5 (2.12%) Progress
10 4 (1.69%) EnterpriseDB
10 4 (1.69%) New Relic
10 4 (1.69%) Vertica
11 3 (1.27%) Capita
11 3 (1.27%) Red Hat
11 3 (1.27%) Software AG
12 2 (0.85%) Salesforce.com