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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
North West / Manchester
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 26 34
Rank change year-on-year 0 +8  
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 344 264 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 8.74% 7.71% 7.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.89% 19.82% 16.31%
Number of salaries quoted 297 219 233
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.49% +4.70%  

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

Software Library & Framework Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1821 1332 1625
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 46.27% 38.90% 43.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1542 1149 1416
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 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 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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 3 months to 30 March 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
Stockport -5 19 £50,000 +25.00% 8
Wigan -7 11 £42,500 +54.54% 1
Oldham -20 11 £35,000 +30.84% 2
Bolton -10 9 £42,500 +19.71%
Salford -2 7 £37,500 +22.95% 1
Altrincham -6 7 £24,000 - 1
Rochdale -4 2 £40,000 -6.97%
Sale -5 2 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Bury -7 1 £55,000 - 1
Web Services
North West

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 393 (61.31%) Agile Software Development
2 316 (49.30%) .NET
3 305 (47.58%) C#
4 288 (44.93%) JavaScript
5 257 (40.09%) SQL Server
6 236 (36.82%) MVC
7 223 (34.79%) HTML
8 219 (34.17%) SQL
9 203 (31.67%) CSS
10 199 (31.05%) ASP.NET
11 192 (29.95%) jQuery
12 178 (27.77%) Amazon AWS
12 178 (27.77%) Java
13 177 (27.61%) TDD
14 172 (26.83%) Scrum
15 150 (23.40%) XML
16 143 (22.31%) OO
17 123 (19.19%) REST
18 120 (18.72%) Windows
18 120 (18.72%) Microsoft
19 112 (17.47%) Software Engineering
19 112 (17.47%) Web Development
19 112 (17.47%) AngularJS
20 111 (17.32%) Spring
21 110 (17.16%) RESTful
22 107 (16.69%) WCF
22 107 (16.69%) Finance
23 104 (16.22%) ASP.NET MVC
24 103 (16.07%) Git (software)
25 101 (15.76%) Continuous Integration

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 29 (4.52%) IIS
2 17 (2.65%) WordPress
3 15 (2.34%) Tomcat
4 13 (2.03%) Apache
5 12 (1.87%) Mule
5 12 (1.87%) Mule ESB
6 11 (1.72%) GeoServer
6 11 (1.72%) SharePoint
7 8 (1.25%) Drupal
7 8 (1.25%) nginx
8 7 (1.09%) CMS
9 5 (0.78%) MS Exchange
9 5 (0.78%) WebSphere
10 4 (0.62%) Apache Spark
11 3 (0.47%) Liferay
12 2 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.31%) Confluence
12 2 (0.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 2 (0.31%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.16%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 44 (6.86%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.62%) MS Office
2 4 (0.62%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (1.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.78%) OpenText MBPM
4 3 (0.47%) Magento
4 3 (0.47%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.47%) Visualfiles
5 1 (0.16%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.16%) SAP Hybris
5 1 (0.16%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 178 (27.77%) Amazon AWS
2 85 (13.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (3.59%) Google Cloud Platform
4 17 (2.65%) SaaS
5 15 (2.34%) Amazon S3
6 11 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
7 10 (1.56%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (0.47%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 3 (0.47%) Amazon EMR
8 3 (0.47%) PaaS
9 2 (0.31%) Amazon CloudSearch
9 2 (0.31%) GitHub
9 2 (0.31%) Heroku
9 2 (0.31%) Office 365
10 1 (0.16%) Amazon Kinesis
10 1 (0.16%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.16%) IaaS
10 1 (0.16%) iTunes
10 1 (0.16%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 60 (9.36%) HTTP
2 34 (5.30%) Internet
3 20 (3.12%) Firewall
4 19 (2.96%) DNS
5 18 (2.81%) WAN
6 15 (2.34%) Intranet
7 12 (1.87%) FTP
8 11 (1.72%) SMTP
9 9 (1.40%) TCP/IP
9 9 (1.40%) VoIP
10 8 (1.25%) LAN
10 8 (1.25%) RS-232
11 7 (1.09%) Ethernet
12 6 (0.94%) ISDN
12 6 (0.94%) LDAP
13 4 (0.62%) Network Security
13 4 (0.62%) SSL
14 3 (0.47%) DHCP
15 2 (0.31%) IMAP
15 2 (0.31%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 257 (40.09%) SQL Server
2 80 (12.48%) MySQL
3 51 (7.96%) SQL Server 2008
4 45 (7.02%) Relational Database
5 30 (4.68%) Big Data
6 29 (4.52%) NoSQL
7 27 (4.21%) Hadoop
7 27 (4.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 22 (3.43%) RDBMS
8 22 (3.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 21 (3.28%) PostgreSQL
10 12 (1.87%) MongoDB
11 11 (1.72%) Hazelcast
11 11 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
11 11 (1.72%) SQL Server 2014
12 10 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
13 9 (1.40%) MS Access
14 8 (1.25%) Crystal Reports
14 8 (1.25%) Oracle Reports
15 7 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 103 (16.07%) Git (software)
2 57 (8.89%) Jenkins
3 56 (8.74%) Subversion
4 48 (7.49%) Team Foundation Server
5 47 (7.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 42 (6.55%) NUnit
7 41 (6.40%) Visual Studio
8 31 (4.84%) MSTest
9 28 (4.37%) JIRA
9 28 (4.37%) Maven
9 28 (4.37%) Selenium
10 27 (4.21%) JUnit
11 22 (3.43%) Eclipse
12 19 (2.96%) Ant
12 19 (2.96%) Gradle
13 13 (2.03%) Hudson
14 12 (1.87%) GoCD
14 12 (1.87%) NuGet
14 12 (1.87%) Octopus Deploy
15 10 (1.56%) TeamCity
General
1 107 (16.69%) Finance
2 35 (5.46%) Retail
3 28 (4.37%) Manufacturing
4 27 (4.21%) Marketing
5 17 (2.65%) Games
6 11 (1.72%) Local Government
7 9 (1.40%) Legal
7 9 (1.40%) Telecoms
8 7 (1.09%) Banking
8 7 (1.09%) Electronics
9 4 (0.62%) Law
10 3 (0.47%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.31%) Advertising
11 2 (0.31%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 454 (70.83%) Developer
2 194 (30.27%) .NET Developer
3 156 (24.34%) C# Developer
4 136 (21.22%) Senior Developer
5 128 (19.97%) C# .NET Developer
6 104 (16.22%) Java Developer
7 83 (12.95%) ASP.NET Developer
8 74 (11.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 70 (10.92%) Lead Developer
10 56 (8.74%) Senior .NET Developer
11 53 (8.27%) Senior C# Developer
12 52 (8.11%) Software Engineer
13 46 (7.18%) Senior Java Developer
14 45 (7.02%) Web Developer
15 38 (5.93%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
16 34 (5.30%) PHP Developer
17 32 (4.99%) Lead .NET Developer
17 32 (4.99%) Lead C# Developer
17 32 (4.99%) Senior C# .NET Developer
18 31 (4.84%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 316 (49.30%) .NET
2 223 (34.79%) HTML
3 203 (31.67%) CSS
4 199 (31.05%) ASP.NET
5 192 (29.95%) jQuery
6 150 (23.40%) XML
7 123 (19.19%) REST
8 112 (17.47%) AngularJS
9 111 (17.32%) Spring
10 110 (17.16%) RESTful
11 107 (16.69%) WCF
12 104 (16.22%) ASP.NET MVC
13 85 (13.26%) Node.js
14 84 (13.10%) SOAP
15 77 (12.01%) .NET Framework
16 69 (10.76%) ASP.NET Web API
17 61 (9.52%) Hibernate
18 58 (9.05%) Entity Framework
19 57 (8.89%) WPF
20 52 (8.11%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 96 (14.98%) iPad
2 48 (7.49%) Mobile App
3 41 (6.40%) Computer Science
4 32 (4.99%) Analytical Skills
5 30 (4.68%) N-Tier
6 29 (4.52%) Enterprise Software
7 20 (3.12%) User Experience
8 15 (2.34%) Management Information System
9 8 (1.25%) Data Structures
9 8 (1.25%) Internet of Things
9 8 (1.25%) TRADACOMS
10 7 (1.09%) Data Centre
10 7 (1.09%) Industrial Internet of Things
11 5 (0.78%) Blackberry
12 4 (0.62%) Web 2.0
13 3 (0.47%) iPhone
13 3 (0.47%) iSeries
13 3 (0.47%) Linux Command Line
14 2 (0.31%) Life Science
15 1 (0.16%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 120 (18.72%) Windows
2 88 (13.73%) Linux
3 39 (6.08%) Windows Server
4 37 (5.77%) Android
5 28 (4.37%) Apple iOS
6 12 (1.87%) Mac OS
7 10 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (1.09%) Ubuntu
8 7 (1.09%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 7 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (0.94%) CentOS
9 6 (0.94%) Windows XP
10 5 (0.78%) Unix
10 5 (0.78%) Windows Phone
11 3 (0.47%) Windows Phone 8
12 2 (0.31%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.16%) Debian
13 1 (0.16%) Fedora
13 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 393 (61.31%) Agile Software Development
2 236 (36.82%) MVC
3 177 (27.61%) TDD
4 172 (26.83%) Scrum
5 143 (22.31%) OO
6 112 (17.47%) Software Engineering
6 112 (17.47%) Web Development
7 101 (15.76%) Continuous Integration
8 87 (13.57%) SOA
9 83 (12.95%) OOP
10 79 (12.32%) E-Commerce
11 72 (11.23%) DevOps
12 63 (9.83%) UML
13 62 (9.67%) Mentoring
14 58 (9.05%) SDLC
15 55 (8.58%) BDD
15 55 (8.58%) Use Case
16 47 (7.33%) Continuous Delivery
17 43 (6.71%) Unit Testing
18 41 (6.40%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 305 (47.58%) C#
2 288 (44.93%) JavaScript
3 219 (34.17%) SQL
4 178 (27.77%) Java
5 60 (9.36%) PHP
6 45 (7.02%) C++
6 45 (7.02%) T-SQL
7 40 (6.24%) Python
8 38 (5.93%) PowerShell
9 35 (5.46%) VB.NET
10 26 (4.06%) PL/SQL
11 18 (2.81%) C
11 18 (2.81%) Go
11 18 (2.81%) Ruby
12 17 (2.65%) Perl
13 14 (2.18%) Scala
14 13 (2.03%) Groovy
15 12 (1.87%) Objective-C
16 9 (1.40%) Shell Script
17 8 (1.25%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 79 (12.32%) Degree
2 18 (2.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (1.25%) ISEB
4 6 (0.94%) MCSE
4 6 (0.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (0.62%) SC Cleared
5 4 (0.62%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.47%) CCNA
6 3 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (0.47%) DV Cleared
6 3 (0.47%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.47%) MCITP
6 3 (0.47%) MCSA
6 3 (0.47%) NCDA
6 3 (0.47%) NCIE
6 3 (0.47%) VCAP
7 1 (0.16%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.16%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (3.43%) QA
2 14 (2.18%) WAI
3 4 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.62%) SDET
3 4 (0.62%) SLA
4 3 (0.47%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (0.31%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 34 (5.30%) Docker
2 26 (4.06%) Active Directory
3 22 (3.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (2.34%) Hyper-V
5 6 (0.94%) vCloud
5 6 (0.94%) vSphere
6 4 (0.62%) VirtualBox
7 3 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.16%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 26 (4.06%) Puppet
2 25 (3.90%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (3.12%) Ansible
4 16 (2.50%) Terraform
5 14 (2.18%) Kibana
6 8 (1.25%) SCCM
7 6 (0.94%) vMotion
8 4 (0.62%) cPanel
9 3 (0.47%) Packer
10 1 (0.16%) BladeLogic
10 1 (0.16%) Consul
10 1 (0.16%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.16%) Grafana
10 1 (0.16%) Graphite
10 1 (0.16%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.16%) Marathon
10 1 (0.16%) Mesos
Vendors
1 120 (18.72%) Microsoft
2 42 (6.55%) VMware
3 39 (6.08%) Google
3 39 (6.08%) Oracle
4 11 (1.72%) Rackspace
4 11 (1.72%) Xamarin
5 8 (1.25%) PayPal
5 8 (1.25%) Red Hat
6 7 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (1.09%) SAP
6 7 (1.09%) Twitter
6 7 (1.09%) Zerto
7 6 (0.94%) ServiceNow
7 6 (0.94%) Veeam
8 5 (0.78%) AppDynamics
8 5 (0.78%) Facebook
8 5 (0.78%) IBM
9 4 (0.62%) Pega
10 3 (0.47%) Avaya
10 3 (0.47%) NetApp
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £46000 per annum + Additional Benefits!
Posted: 1 hour ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Greater Manchester
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £34,619
Posted: 23 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Computer People
Salary: £55000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Sale, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £60k - 80k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + 25 days hol + flexi-time, etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Plus benefits and bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Sale, Cheshire
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Rutherford Grant Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 80000 + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Invosys
Salary: Competitive Salary - Dependant on experience
Posted: Yesterday