Period
to 9 December 2019

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 9 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
North West > Manchester
6 months to
9 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 52 55 28
Rank change year-on-year +3 -27 +3
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 313 382 721
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 5.04% 5.33% 9.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.95% 12.77% 19.56%
Number of salaries quoted 270 345 637
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +2.22%
10th Percentile £36,700 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,937 £77,500 £62,500
North West median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%

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 2,620 2,992 3,687
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 42.16% 41.78% 47.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2,107 2,528 3,120
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +10.47% +7.50%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £63,500
North West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +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 9 December 2019.

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 9 December 2019. 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 -5 30 £50,000 +14.94% 5
Cheadle +7 18 £45,000 +15.38% 1
Salford -5 8 £55,000 +51.72% 4
Altrincham +11 7 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Bolton - 5 £57,500 - 5
Oldham +7 4 £45,000 -
Bury +4 4 £40,000 -15.79%
Rochdale -7 1 £35,500 -27.18%
Web Services
North West

For the 6 months to 9 December 2019, 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.

1 170 (54.31%) Agile Software Development
2 123 (39.30%) .NET
3 120 (38.34%) C#
3 120 (38.34%) AWS
4 115 (36.74%) JavaScript
5 111 (35.46%) HTML
6 106 (33.87%) CSS
7 94 (30.03%) SQL
7 94 (30.03%) MVC
8 77 (24.60%) Microsoft
9 70 (22.36%) Java
9 70 (22.36%) TDD
10 61 (19.49%) PHP
11 58 (18.53%) Windows
11 58 (18.53%) DevOps
12 57 (18.21%) REST
13 53 (16.93%) ASP.NET
14 52 (16.61%) SQL Server
14 52 (16.61%) Finance
15 51 (16.29%) Vue.js
16 50 (15.97%) AngularJS
17 49 (15.65%) Azure
18 47 (15.02%) XML
19 46 (14.70%) Laravel
19 46 (14.70%) Front End Development
20 45 (14.38%) BDD
21 44 (14.06%) Scrum
22 42 (13.42%) RESTful
23 41 (13.10%) Degree
23 41 (13.10%) OO

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 7 (2.24%) SharePoint
1 7 (2.24%) SharePoint 2013
2 6 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (1.28%) CMS
3 4 (1.28%) Oracle Service Bus
3 4 (1.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (1.28%) WebLogic
4 3 (0.96%) Drupal
4 3 (0.96%) WordPress
5 2 (0.64%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.64%) Confluence
5 2 (0.64%) IIS
5 2 (0.64%) nginx
6 1 (0.32%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.32%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.32%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (1.60%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (1.60%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (3.51%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (2.24%) Elite 3E
3 5 (1.60%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.96%) Magento
4 3 (0.96%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.64%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.64%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.64%) Oracle iProcurement
5 2 (0.64%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.64%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.32%) SAP CAR
6 1 (0.32%) Shopify
6 1 (0.32%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 120 (38.34%) AWS
2 49 (15.65%) Azure
3 19 (6.07%) Amazon EC2
4 15 (4.79%) Power Platform
5 13 (4.15%) AWS CloudFormation
6 12 (3.83%) Dynamics 365
7 10 (3.19%) Cloud Computing
7 10 (3.19%) GCP
7 10 (3.19%) Serverless
8 8 (2.56%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 7 (2.24%) PaaS
10 6 (1.92%) Amazon ECS
10 6 (1.92%) Amazon Kinesis
10 6 (1.92%) Asana
10 6 (1.92%) GitHub
10 6 (1.92%) IaaS
10 6 (1.92%) Office 365
11 5 (1.60%) SaaS
12 4 (1.28%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 4 (1.28%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.11%) DNS
2 13 (4.15%) TCP/IP
3 9 (2.88%) DHCP
3 9 (2.88%) LAN
3 9 (2.88%) WAN
4 7 (2.24%) HTTP
4 7 (2.24%) SAN
5 6 (1.92%) Firewall
6 4 (1.28%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (1.28%) FCoE
6 4 (1.28%) Fibre Channel
6 4 (1.28%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (1.28%) IPv4
6 4 (1.28%) iSCSI
6 4 (1.28%) Network Security
6 4 (1.28%) Software-Defined Networking
6 4 (1.28%) VSAN
7 2 (0.64%) SSH
7 2 (0.64%) SSL
8 1 (0.32%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (16.61%) SQL Server
2 38 (12.14%) NoSQL
3 31 (9.90%) MySQL
4 23 (7.35%) Relational Database
5 21 (6.71%) RDBMS
6 15 (4.79%) Power BI
7 13 (4.15%) MongoDB
8 12 (3.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 11 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
9 11 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 10 (3.19%) Redis
11 9 (2.88%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (1.28%) Amazon Athena
12 4 (1.28%) Amazon Redshift
12 4 (1.28%) BigQuery
12 4 (1.28%) Snowflake Schema
13 2 (0.64%) Amazon Aurora
13 2 (0.64%) Big Data
13 2 (0.64%) Neo4j
13 2 (0.64%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 35 (11.18%) Visual Studio
2 31 (9.90%) Git (software)
3 19 (6.07%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (3.51%) GitLab
4 11 (3.51%) Jenkins
5 9 (2.88%) JIRA
6 7 (2.24%) Selenium
7 6 (1.92%) Cucumber
7 6 (1.92%) Maven
8 5 (1.60%) SoapUI
9 4 (1.28%) Subversion
9 4 (1.28%) TeamCity
10 3 (0.96%) Eclipse
10 3 (0.96%) FitNesse
10 3 (0.96%) HP UFT
10 3 (0.96%) NetBeans
11 2 (0.64%) Redmine
11 2 (0.64%) ReSharper
12 1 (0.32%) Artifactory
12 1 (0.32%) SpecFlow
General
1 52 (16.61%) Finance
2 13 (4.15%) Banking
3 11 (3.51%) Law
4 9 (2.88%) Games
4 9 (2.88%) Retail
5 8 (2.56%) Public Sector
6 6 (1.92%) Housing Association
7 5 (1.60%) Local Government
8 3 (0.96%) Legal
8 3 (0.96%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.64%) Back Office
10 1 (0.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 204 (65.18%) Developer
2 60 (19.17%) .NET Developer
3 39 (12.46%) C# Developer
4 37 (11.82%) Senior Developer
5 34 (10.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 31 (9.90%) Java Developer
7 29 (9.27%) Software Developer
8 24 (7.67%) C# .NET Developer
8 24 (7.67%) PHP Developer
9 18 (5.75%) Consultant
10 17 (5.43%) Senior .NET Developer
11 16 (5.11%) Architect
12 15 (4.79%) DevOps Engineer
13 13 (4.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 13 (4.15%) Senior Java Developer
13 13 (4.15%) Technical Architect
14 12 (3.83%) Backend Developer
15 11 (3.51%) Angular Developer
15 11 (3.51%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
16 10 (3.19%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (39.30%) .NET
2 111 (35.46%) HTML
3 106 (33.87%) CSS
4 57 (18.21%) REST
5 53 (16.93%) ASP.NET
6 51 (16.29%) Vue.js
7 50 (15.97%) AngularJS
8 47 (15.02%) XML
9 46 (14.70%) Laravel
10 42 (13.42%) RESTful
11 40 (12.78%) React
11 40 (12.78%) SOAP
12 37 (11.82%) jQuery
13 35 (11.18%) JSON
14 32 (10.22%) .NET Framework
14 32 (10.22%) Spring
15 31 (9.90%) Node.js
15 31 (9.90%) WCF
16 30 (9.58%) HTML5
17 29 (9.27%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 41 (13.10%) Greenfield Project
2 33 (10.54%) User Experience
3 32 (10.22%) Mobile App
4 22 (7.03%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (4.15%) Data Centre
6 9 (2.88%) Algorithms
7 8 (2.56%) N-Tier
8 7 (2.24%) Private Cloud
9 6 (1.92%) Data Structures
9 6 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (1.60%) Management Information System
10 5 (1.60%) Self-Motivation
11 4 (1.28%) Blackberry
11 4 (1.28%) FlexPod
11 4 (1.28%) Replication
11 4 (1.28%) W3C
12 3 (0.96%) Blog
12 3 (0.96%) Driving Licence
12 3 (0.96%) New Media
13 2 (0.64%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 58 (18.53%) Windows
2 36 (11.50%) Linux
3 24 (7.67%) Apple iOS
4 23 (7.35%) Android
5 17 (5.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (3.19%) Debian
6 10 (3.19%) Windows Server
7 4 (1.28%) CentOS
7 4 (1.28%) Data ONTAP
7 4 (1.28%) Unix
7 4 (1.28%) Windows Mobile
7 4 (1.28%) Windows Phone
8 3 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.64%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (54.31%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (30.03%) MVC
3 70 (22.36%) TDD
4 58 (18.53%) DevOps
5 46 (14.70%) Front End Development
6 45 (14.38%) BDD
7 44 (14.06%) Scrum
8 41 (13.10%) OO
9 30 (9.58%) Problem-Solving
10 29 (9.27%) SOA
10 29 (9.27%) Web Development
11 28 (8.95%) Computer Science
12 25 (7.99%) Test Automation
13 24 (7.67%) Kanban
13 24 (7.67%) Software Engineering
14 21 (6.71%) Coaching
15 20 (6.39%) iOS Development
16 19 (6.07%) Android Development
16 19 (6.07%) SDLC
17 18 (5.75%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 120 (38.34%) C#
2 115 (36.74%) JavaScript
3 94 (30.03%) SQL
4 70 (22.36%) Java
5 61 (19.49%) PHP
6 26 (8.31%) Python
7 18 (5.75%) VB.NET
8 14 (4.47%) Ruby
9 13 (4.15%) Shell Script
10 11 (3.51%) X++
11 10 (3.19%) Go
12 9 (2.88%) T-SQL
13 8 (2.56%) C
14 7 (2.24%) PowerShell
14 7 (2.24%) XPath
15 5 (1.60%) C++
16 4 (1.28%) Java 8
16 4 (1.28%) PL/SQL
16 4 (1.28%) Scala
17 3 (0.96%) ES6
Qualifications
1 41 (13.10%) Degree
2 13 (4.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (2.88%) MCSE
4 8 (2.56%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (1.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (1.60%) CISSP
6 5 (1.60%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (1.28%) CCNA
7 4 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (1.28%) ISTQB
7 4 (1.28%) MCTS
8 3 (0.96%) ISEB
8 3 (0.96%) PhD
9 2 (0.64%) Oracle Certification
9 2 (0.64%) TOGAF Certification
10 1 (0.32%) CSSLP
10 1 (0.32%) GIAC
10 1 (0.32%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.07%) QA
2 7 (2.24%) PCI DSS
2 7 (2.24%) PMO
3 6 (1.92%) Cyber Essentials
3 6 (1.92%) GDPR
4 4 (1.28%) PA-DSS
5 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.32%) NIST
System Software
1 21 (6.71%) Docker
2 14 (4.47%) Hyper-V
2 14 (4.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (3.19%) Active Directory
3 10 (3.19%) vSphere
4 9 (2.88%) Terminal Services
4 9 (2.88%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (1.28%) NFS
5 4 (1.28%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 16 (5.11%) Ansible
2 10 (3.19%) Puppet
3 9 (2.88%) Kibana
4 8 (2.56%) Kubernetes
4 8 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (2.56%) Terraform
5 4 (1.28%) AirWatch
5 4 (1.28%) Cisco CUCM
5 4 (1.28%) Jamf Pro
5 4 (1.28%) logstash
5 4 (1.28%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.32%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (0.32%) Nagios
Vendors
1 77 (24.60%) Microsoft
2 17 (5.43%) VMware
3 15 (4.79%) Oracle
4 11 (3.51%) Google
5 10 (3.19%) Red Hat
5 10 (3.19%) Salesforce.com
6 9 (2.88%) Cisco
7 7 (2.24%) Intapp
8 6 (1.92%) HP
9 4 (1.28%) NetApp
9 4 (1.28%) Splunk
9 4 (1.28%) Symbian
9 4 (1.28%) Veeam
9 4 (1.28%) Zend
10 3 (0.96%) Rackspace
10 3 (0.96%) SAP
11 2 (0.64%) Dynatrace
11 2 (0.64%) SaltStack
11 2 (0.64%) ServiceNow
11 2 (0.64%) Zscaler