Period
to 16 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
North West > Manchester
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 25 32
Rank change year-on-year -12 +7 -7
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 539 754 479
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 7.35% 9.14% 6.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.82% 19.89% 16.89%
Number of salaries quoted 479 647 423
Manchester median annual salary £48,750 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +8.43%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,000 £29,800
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £63,500
North West median annual salary £47,500 £40,496 £42,500
% change year-on-year +17.30% -4.72% -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 3,408 3,791 2,836
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 46.49% 45.96% 40.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2,920 3,232 2,437
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £62,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Services in Manchester

Web Services
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Web Services in Manchester

Web Services
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Web Services in Manchester over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Web Services in Manchester

Web Services
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 16 July 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
Stockport -10 38 £50,000 +13.64% 10
Bury +9 30 £30,000 -40.00%
Bolton +4 8 £50,000 +17.65% 3
Altrincham +4 7 £45,000 +87.50% 1
Rochdale +9 5 £48,750 +21.88% 1
Salford -6 4 £37,000 -1.33% 2
Oldham +12 1 - - 1
Cheadle -6 1 £37,500 -14.77% 3
Web Services
North West

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 305 (56.59%) Agile Software Development
2 241 (44.71%) JavaScript
3 198 (36.73%) Java
4 188 (34.88%) RESTful
5 183 (33.95%) HTML
6 179 (33.21%) Amazon AWS
7 169 (31.35%) .NET
7 169 (31.35%) CSS
8 167 (30.98%) C#
9 150 (27.83%) Scrum
10 140 (25.97%) XML
11 136 (25.23%) SQL
12 135 (25.05%) MVC
13 127 (23.56%) DevOps
14 123 (22.82%) Software Engineering
15 116 (21.52%) TDD
16 114 (21.15%) AngularJS
17 107 (19.85%) SOAP
18 105 (19.48%) Finance
18 105 (19.48%) Continuous Integration
19 103 (19.11%) JSON
20 99 (18.37%) ASP.NET
21 96 (17.81%) MySQL
22 91 (16.88%) jQuery
23 90 (16.70%) Microsoft
24 89 (16.51%) Git (software)
25 88 (16.33%) OO
26 86 (15.96%) PHP
27 82 (15.21%) Python
27 82 (15.21%) Linux

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 58 (10.76%) Apache
2 28 (5.19%) nginx
3 22 (4.08%) Elasticsearch
4 17 (3.15%) SharePoint
5 14 (2.60%) Confluence
6 11 (2.04%) IIS
7 9 (1.67%) CMS
8 7 (1.30%) JBoss
9 6 (1.11%) SharePoint 2013
10 5 (0.93%) Apache Solr
10 5 (0.93%) Tomcat
11 4 (0.74%) SAS
12 3 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
12 3 (0.56%) WebSphere
13 2 (0.37%) Apache Pig
13 2 (0.37%) Apache Spark
13 2 (0.37%) Oracle Application Server
13 2 (0.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 2 (0.37%) Oracle Workflow
13 2 (0.37%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (0.93%) Photoshop
2 4 (0.74%) GIMP
3 2 (0.37%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.19%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 179 (33.21%) Amazon AWS
2 61 (11.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 39 (7.24%) Google Cloud Platform
4 23 (4.27%) AWS CloudFormation
5 20 (3.71%) Cloud Computing
6 18 (3.34%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 18 (3.34%) SaaS
7 15 (2.78%) Office 365
8 13 (2.41%) Amazon EC2
9 11 (2.04%) GitHub
10 9 (1.67%) Firebase
11 6 (1.11%) Amazon S3
12 5 (0.93%) Serverless
13 4 (0.74%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 4 (0.74%) AWS Lambda
14 3 (0.56%) OpenShift
14 3 (0.56%) Zapier
15 2 (0.37%) Amazon ELB
15 2 (0.37%) BlazeMeter
15 2 (0.37%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (6.31%) HTTP
2 31 (5.75%) TCP/IP
3 15 (2.78%) SSL
4 14 (2.60%) LAN
5 13 (2.41%) WAN
6 12 (2.23%) DNS
7 10 (1.86%) Internet
8 9 (1.67%) DHCP
8 9 (1.67%) SAN
9 3 (0.56%) Broadband
9 3 (0.56%) Intranet
10 2 (0.37%) AMQP
10 2 (0.37%) iSCSI
10 2 (0.37%) Skype
11 1 (0.19%) Cisco Nexus
11 1 (0.19%) FCoE
11 1 (0.19%) Fibre Channel
11 1 (0.19%) NetScaler
11 1 (0.19%) VLAN
11 1 (0.19%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (17.81%) MySQL
2 64 (11.87%) SQL Server
3 57 (10.58%) NoSQL
4 19 (3.53%) Redis
5 18 (3.34%) Data Warehouse
5 18 (3.34%) PostgreSQL
6 16 (2.97%) MongoDB
7 15 (2.78%) Big Data
7 15 (2.78%) Relational Database
8 14 (2.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 12 (2.23%) Hadoop
10 11 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
11 8 (1.48%) Apache Cassandra
12 7 (1.30%) CouchDB
13 5 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
14 4 (0.74%) Oracle Database
14 4 (0.74%) RDBMS
15 3 (0.56%) Power BI
15 3 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 3 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 89 (16.51%) Git (software)
2 52 (9.65%) JIRA
3 40 (7.42%) Jenkins
4 36 (6.68%) MSTest
5 33 (6.12%) NUnit
6 28 (5.19%) Visual Studio
7 24 (4.45%) Subversion
8 22 (4.08%) Team Foundation Server
8 22 (4.08%) Vagrant
9 20 (3.71%) Selenium
10 16 (2.97%) gulp
11 15 (2.78%) Mercurial
12 13 (2.41%) SonarQube
13 12 (2.23%) JUnit
14 11 (2.04%) webpack
15 9 (1.67%) Cucumber
15 9 (1.67%) Robot Framework
16 8 (1.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 8 (1.48%) Bitbucket
17 7 (1.30%) Xcode
General
1 105 (19.48%) Finance
2 41 (7.61%) Retail
3 25 (4.64%) Automotive
4 15 (2.78%) Games
5 12 (2.23%) Legal
6 11 (2.04%) Advertising
6 11 (2.04%) Manufacturing
6 11 (2.04%) Marketing
7 10 (1.86%) Local Government
8 6 (1.11%) Telecoms
9 5 (0.93%) Law
10 4 (0.74%) Banking
11 3 (0.56%) Back Office
12 2 (0.37%) French Language
12 2 (0.37%) German Language
12 2 (0.37%) International Banking
12 2 (0.37%) Japanese Language
12 2 (0.37%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.37%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 327 (60.67%) Developer
2 90 (16.70%) Java Developer
3 78 (14.47%) .NET Developer
4 65 (12.06%) Senior Developer
5 58 (10.76%) C# Developer
6 56 (10.39%) Software Developer
7 54 (10.02%) Architect
8 50 (9.28%) C# .NET Developer
9 39 (7.24%) Software Engineer
10 36 (6.68%) PHP Developer
11 33 (6.12%) DevOps Engineer
12 28 (5.19%) Senior .NET Developer
13 27 (5.01%) AWS Architect
14 26 (4.82%) Lead Developer
15 21 (3.90%) .NET Software Developer
16 20 (3.71%) Agile Developer
16 20 (3.71%) C# Software Developer
16 20 (3.71%) SQL Developer
17 19 (3.53%) C# WPF Developer
17 19 (3.53%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 188 (34.88%) RESTful
2 183 (33.95%) HTML
3 169 (31.35%) .NET
3 169 (31.35%) CSS
4 140 (25.97%) XML
5 114 (21.15%) AngularJS
6 107 (19.85%) SOAP
7 103 (19.11%) JSON
8 99 (18.37%) ASP.NET
9 91 (16.88%) jQuery
10 81 (15.03%) REST
11 69 (12.80%) HTML5
12 66 (12.24%) LINQ
13 63 (11.69%) Spring
14 56 (10.39%) Node.js
14 56 (10.39%) WCF
15 55 (10.20%) .NET Framework
16 50 (9.28%) CSS3
17 48 (8.91%) WPF
18 45 (8.35%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 44 (8.16%) Computer Science
2 39 (7.24%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (5.94%) User Experience
4 29 (5.38%) Mobile App
5 28 (5.19%) Management Information System
6 24 (4.45%) Enterprise Software
7 19 (3.53%) Self-Motivation
8 10 (1.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 10 (1.86%) Greenfield Project
9 9 (1.67%) Data Centre
10 6 (1.11%) Algorithms
11 5 (0.93%) Cloud Native
11 5 (0.93%) Internet of Things
11 5 (0.93%) iPad
11 5 (0.93%) iPhone
11 5 (0.93%) Wiki
12 4 (0.74%) BBC
12 4 (0.74%) Smartphone
12 4 (0.74%) Social Media
13 3 (0.56%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 82 (15.21%) Linux
2 63 (11.69%) Windows
3 22 (4.08%) Android
4 20 (3.71%) Apple iOS
5 17 (3.15%) Windows Server
6 10 (1.86%) Unix
7 9 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (0.93%) Windows 10
10 3 (0.56%) Mac OS
10 3 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.37%) CentOS
12 1 (0.19%) Data ONTAP
12 1 (0.19%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.19%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 305 (56.59%) Agile Software Development
2 150 (27.83%) Scrum
3 135 (25.05%) MVC
4 127 (23.56%) DevOps
5 123 (22.82%) Software Engineering
6 116 (21.52%) TDD
7 105 (19.48%) Continuous Integration
8 88 (16.33%) OO
9 76 (14.10%) Unit Testing
10 73 (13.54%) Test Automation
11 67 (12.43%) SOA
12 65 (12.06%) E-Commerce
13 62 (11.50%) Mentoring
14 57 (10.58%) OOP
15 53 (9.83%) Use Case
16 50 (9.28%) UML
17 49 (9.09%) Open Source
18 47 (8.72%) BDD
19 46 (8.53%) Web Development
20 45 (8.35%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 241 (44.71%) JavaScript
2 198 (36.73%) Java
3 167 (30.98%) C#
4 136 (25.23%) SQL
5 86 (15.96%) PHP
6 82 (15.21%) Python
7 67 (12.43%) T-SQL
8 60 (11.13%) Ruby
9 43 (7.98%) C++
10 35 (6.49%) PL/SQL
11 22 (4.08%) Groovy
12 20 (3.71%) Go
13 19 (3.53%) Bash Shell
13 19 (3.53%) Java 8
14 15 (2.78%) TypeScript
15 12 (2.23%) Scala
16 9 (1.67%) C
17 8 (1.48%) Objective-C
18 7 (1.30%) Shell Script
18 7 (1.30%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 71 (13.17%) Degree
2 26 (4.82%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (2.41%) AWS Certification
4 7 (1.30%) MCSE
4 7 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (1.11%) ISTQB
5 6 (1.11%) Master's Degree
6 5 (0.93%) HND
6 5 (0.93%) SAFe Agilist
6 5 (0.93%) Sun Certification
6 5 (0.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (0.74%) MCTS
8 3 (0.56%) CCNA
8 3 (0.56%) CCNP
8 3 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (0.56%) ISEB
9 2 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.37%) TOGAF Certification
10 1 (0.19%) NCDA
10 1 (0.19%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (9.28%) QA
2 11 (2.04%) GCP
3 9 (1.67%) SLA
4 5 (0.93%) Web Application Security Consortium
5 1 (0.19%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.19%) GPG13
5 1 (0.19%) PMO
System Software
1 74 (13.73%) Docker
2 14 (2.60%) Active Directory
3 11 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (1.86%) Hyper-V
5 9 (1.67%) Terminal Services
6 8 (1.48%) vSphere
7 7 (1.30%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (0.56%) GlusterFS
8 3 (0.56%) LXC
8 3 (0.56%) Varnish
9 2 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.37%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (0.37%) XenApp
9 2 (0.37%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.19%) NFS
10 1 (0.19%) vCloud
10 1 (0.19%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.19%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 40 (7.42%) Puppet
2 35 (6.49%) Opscode Chef
3 28 (5.19%) Kubernetes
4 27 (5.01%) Ansible
4 27 (5.01%) Terraform
5 17 (3.15%) Packer
6 8 (1.48%) Salt
7 5 (0.93%) Kibana
8 4 (0.74%) Consul
9 3 (0.56%) logstash
10 2 (0.37%) SCCM
11 1 (0.19%) Cisco CUCM
11 1 (0.19%) Grafana
11 1 (0.19%) Nagios
11 1 (0.19%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 90 (16.70%) Microsoft
2 58 (10.76%) Google
3 48 (8.91%) Oracle
4 27 (5.01%) VMware
5 11 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
5 11 (2.04%) Twitter
6 10 (1.86%) Cisco
6 10 (1.86%) Rackspace
7 9 (1.67%) Capita
7 9 (1.67%) Tableau
8 8 (1.48%) Apple
8 8 (1.48%) SaltStack
9 7 (1.30%) Facebook
10 6 (1.11%) Yahoo!
11 5 (0.93%) Adobe
11 5 (0.93%) Sun
11 5 (0.93%) Zend
12 4 (0.74%) HP
12 4 (0.74%) Red Hat
12 4 (0.74%) Sony