Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 27 34
Rank change year-on-year -21 +7 -10
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 418 723 482
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 5.72% 8.95% 6.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.19% 19.60% 15.67%
Number of salaries quoted 374 626 433
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £28,800
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £62,500
North West median annual salary £47,500 £43,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94% -

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 3,170 3,688 3,076
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 43.38% 45.66% 43.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2,704 3,115 2,681
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +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 18 September 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 18 September 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 -20 22 £48,000 +11.63% 10
Bury +2 15 £30,000 -40.00% 4
Altrincham +1 13 £45,000 +87.50% 2
Rochdale - 5 £48,750 - 1
Salford -14 4 £37,500 -0.33% 4
Bolton +16 3 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Cheadle -9 3 £39,000 -11.36% 1
Oldham -1 1 - - 1
Web Services
North West

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 235 (56.22%) Agile Software Development
2 191 (45.69%) Java
3 166 (39.71%) JavaScript
4 154 (36.84%) Amazon AWS
5 141 (33.73%) C#
6 136 (32.54%) RESTful
7 133 (31.82%) .NET
8 124 (29.67%) DevOps
9 118 (28.23%) Scrum
10 116 (27.75%) HTML
11 109 (26.08%) CSS
12 107 (25.60%) XML
13 106 (25.36%) SQL
14 102 (24.40%) AngularJS
15 101 (24.16%) Software Engineering
16 98 (23.44%) MVC
17 88 (21.05%) TDD
18 82 (19.62%) Finance
19 81 (19.38%) ASP.NET
19 81 (19.38%) OO
20 80 (19.14%) JSON
21 77 (18.42%) SOAP
22 75 (17.94%) Continuous Integration
23 70 (16.75%) Microsoft
24 68 (16.27%) Test Automation
25 66 (15.79%) jQuery
25 66 (15.79%) Python
25 66 (15.79%) Spring
26 62 (14.83%) Open Source
27 61 (14.59%) Mentoring

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 24 (5.74%) Apache
2 22 (5.26%) Apache Solr
3 15 (3.59%) SharePoint
4 14 (3.35%) Elasticsearch
5 11 (2.63%) IIS
5 11 (2.63%) nginx
6 10 (2.39%) CMS
7 9 (2.15%) Apache Spark
7 9 (2.15%) SharePoint 2013
8 7 (1.67%) Confluence
8 7 (1.67%) Tomcat
9 6 (1.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 5 (1.20%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.48%) Apache Pig
11 2 (0.48%) Drupal
11 2 (0.48%) JBoss
12 1 (0.24%) Sitefinity
12 1 (0.24%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.24%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.24%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.24%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 154 (36.84%) Amazon AWS
2 50 (11.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (7.89%) AWS CloudFormation
4 30 (7.18%) Google Cloud Platform
5 18 (4.31%) SaaS
6 14 (3.35%) Office 365
7 13 (3.11%) Amazon EC2
7 13 (3.11%) Cloud Computing
8 12 (2.87%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 6 (1.44%) Amazon EMR
9 6 (1.44%) Amazon S3
10 5 (1.20%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 4 (0.96%) BlazeMeter
12 3 (0.72%) GitHub
12 3 (0.72%) OpenShift
12 3 (0.72%) Zapier
13 2 (0.48%) Amazon SQS
13 2 (0.48%) AWS Lambda
13 2 (0.48%) Dynamics 365
13 2 (0.48%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 29 (6.94%) HTTP
2 28 (6.70%) TCP/IP
3 14 (3.35%) LAN
3 14 (3.35%) WAN
4 11 (2.63%) DNS
5 10 (2.39%) DHCP
5 10 (2.39%) SAN
6 9 (2.15%) Internet
7 8 (1.91%) SSL
8 7 (1.67%) AMQP
9 3 (0.72%) Intranet
10 2 (0.48%) IPv6
10 2 (0.48%) Skype
11 1 (0.24%) Firewall
11 1 (0.24%) PPP
11 1 (0.24%) VoIP
11 1 (0.24%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (11.24%) SQL Server
2 45 (10.77%) NoSQL
3 37 (8.85%) MySQL
4 32 (7.66%) Hadoop
5 25 (5.98%) Apache Cassandra
6 19 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
7 18 (4.31%) Relational Database
8 16 (3.83%) MongoDB
9 14 (3.35%) Big Data
10 12 (2.87%) Amazon Redshift
10 12 (2.87%) Redis
11 11 (2.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 10 (2.39%) PostgreSQL
13 7 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 6 (1.44%) Amazon Athena
14 6 (1.44%) Flink
14 6 (1.44%) Looker
14 6 (1.44%) Oracle BI EE
14 6 (1.44%) Snowflake Schema
14 6 (1.44%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 50 (11.96%) Git (software)
2 39 (9.33%) JIRA
3 34 (8.13%) Visual Studio
4 27 (6.46%) MSTest
5 26 (6.22%) NUnit
6 25 (5.98%) gulp
7 20 (4.78%) Jenkins
8 19 (4.55%) Selenium
9 13 (3.11%) Subversion
9 13 (3.11%) Vagrant
10 12 (2.87%) Cucumber
10 12 (2.87%) JUnit
10 12 (2.87%) Team Foundation Server
11 9 (2.15%) JMeter
12 7 (1.67%) Redmine
13 6 (1.44%) Mockito
14 5 (1.20%) Grunt
14 5 (1.20%) LoadRunner
14 5 (1.20%) SoapUI
15 4 (0.96%) Maven
General
1 82 (19.62%) Finance
2 30 (7.18%) Retail
3 15 (3.59%) Marketing
4 11 (2.63%) Local Government
4 11 (2.63%) Manufacturing
5 10 (2.39%) Law
6 8 (1.91%) Advertising
6 8 (1.91%) Automotive
7 7 (1.67%) Legal
8 6 (1.44%) Games
9 4 (0.96%) Banking
9 4 (0.96%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.48%) International Banking
10 2 (0.48%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.24%) Back Office
11 1 (0.24%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 238 (56.94%) Developer
2 73 (17.46%) Java Developer
3 60 (14.35%) .NET Developer
4 49 (11.72%) Senior Developer
5 46 (11.00%) Software Developer
6 44 (10.53%) Architect
6 44 (10.53%) C# Developer
6 44 (10.53%) Software Engineer
7 35 (8.37%) C# .NET Developer
8 25 (5.98%) AWS Architect
8 25 (5.98%) Java Engineer
9 22 (5.26%) Lead Developer
10 20 (4.78%) .NET Software Developer
10 20 (4.78%) Agile Developer
10 20 (4.78%) Senior .NET Developer
11 19 (4.55%) C# Software Developer
11 19 (4.55%) Java Software Engineer
12 18 (4.31%) DevOps Engineer
13 17 (4.07%) Agile .NET Developer
13 17 (4.07%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (32.54%) RESTful
2 133 (31.82%) .NET
3 116 (27.75%) HTML
4 109 (26.08%) CSS
5 107 (25.60%) XML
6 102 (24.40%) AngularJS
7 81 (19.38%) ASP.NET
8 80 (19.14%) JSON
9 77 (18.42%) SOAP
10 66 (15.79%) jQuery
10 66 (15.79%) Spring
11 53 (12.68%) REST
12 52 (12.44%) WCF
13 44 (10.53%) LINQ
14 43 (10.29%) HTML5
15 42 (10.05%) Node.js
16 39 (9.33%) WPF
17 33 (7.89%) ASP.NET Web API
17 33 (7.89%) Hibernate
17 33 (7.89%) React
Miscellaneous
1 46 (11.00%) Computer Science
2 33 (7.89%) User Experience
3 28 (6.70%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (6.70%) Cloud Native
4 25 (5.98%) Mobile App
5 24 (5.74%) Management Information System
6 20 (4.78%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (2.63%) Self-Motivation
8 10 (2.39%) Greenfield Project
9 9 (2.15%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 6 (1.44%) Internet of Things
11 4 (0.96%) NHS
12 3 (0.72%) N-Tier
13 2 (0.48%) Algorithms
13 2 (0.48%) Clustering
13 2 (0.48%) Public Cloud
14 1 (0.24%) Fintech
14 1 (0.24%) Smart Energy
14 1 (0.24%) Smart Home
14 1 (0.24%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 51 (12.20%) Linux
2 45 (10.77%) Windows
3 18 (4.31%) Android
4 17 (4.07%) Windows Server
5 11 (2.63%) Apple iOS
5 11 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (2.15%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (1.20%) Unix
8 4 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.96%) Windows 10
9 3 (0.72%) CentOS
10 1 (0.24%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.24%) VME
10 1 (0.24%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 235 (56.22%) Agile Software Development
2 124 (29.67%) DevOps
3 118 (28.23%) Scrum
4 101 (24.16%) Software Engineering
5 98 (23.44%) MVC
6 88 (21.05%) TDD
7 81 (19.38%) OO
8 75 (17.94%) Continuous Integration
9 68 (16.27%) Test Automation
10 62 (14.83%) Open Source
11 61 (14.59%) Mentoring
12 56 (13.40%) Unit Testing
13 53 (12.68%) SOA
14 44 (10.53%) Microservices
14 44 (10.53%) Use Case
15 40 (9.57%) UML
16 39 (9.33%) OOP
17 38 (9.09%) Web Development
18 36 (8.61%) SDLC
19 35 (8.37%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 191 (45.69%) Java
2 166 (39.71%) JavaScript
3 141 (33.73%) C#
4 106 (25.36%) SQL
5 66 (15.79%) Python
6 47 (11.24%) PHP
7 43 (10.29%) T-SQL
8 39 (9.33%) Ruby
9 36 (8.61%) C++
10 28 (6.70%) PL/SQL
11 22 (5.26%) Java 8
12 18 (4.31%) Groovy
13 15 (3.59%) Go
14 14 (3.35%) Scala
15 12 (2.87%) Bash Shell
16 11 (2.63%) TypeScript
17 10 (2.39%) VB.NET
18 8 (1.91%) C
19 7 (1.67%) PHP 5
20 5 (1.20%) XPath
Qualifications
1 56 (13.40%) Degree
2 26 (6.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 15 (3.59%) AWS Certification
4 11 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (2.39%) MCSE
6 7 (1.67%) ISTQB
6 7 (1.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (1.44%) MCTS
7 6 (1.44%) Numerate Degree
8 4 (0.96%) Master's Degree
9 2 (0.48%) ISEB
10 1 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.24%) MCSA
10 1 (0.24%) PhD
10 1 (0.24%) TOGAF Certification
10 1 (0.24%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (7.89%) QA
2 10 (2.39%) SLA
3 9 (2.15%) GCP
4 3 (0.72%) Web Application Security Consortium
5 1 (0.24%) GPG13
System Software
1 51 (12.20%) Docker
2 16 (3.83%) Active Directory
3 13 (3.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (3.11%) vSphere
4 12 (2.87%) Hyper-V
5 11 (2.63%) Terminal Services
6 10 (2.39%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (0.72%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (0.72%) XenApp
7 3 (0.72%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.24%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 44 (10.53%) Puppet
2 24 (5.74%) Kubernetes
3 21 (5.02%) Terraform
4 20 (4.78%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (2.87%) Ansible
5 12 (2.87%) Packer
6 4 (0.96%) Consul
7 3 (0.72%) Salt
7 3 (0.72%) SCCM
8 2 (0.48%) Grafana
9 1 (0.24%) Kibana
9 1 (0.24%) logstash
Vendors
1 70 (16.75%) Microsoft
2 40 (9.57%) Google
3 28 (6.70%) VMware
4 19 (4.55%) Oracle
5 12 (2.87%) Capita
6 11 (2.63%) Rackspace
7 10 (2.39%) Tableau
8 7 (1.67%) Twitter
9 6 (1.44%) CA Agile Central
9 6 (1.44%) Informatica
9 6 (1.44%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (1.20%) Cisco
10 5 (1.20%) Sitecore
11 4 (0.96%) Atlassian
11 4 (0.96%) CA
11 4 (0.96%) Zend
12 3 (0.72%) Apple
12 3 (0.72%) Citrix
12 3 (0.72%) Facebook
12 3 (0.72%) Red Hat