Period
to 19 October 2021

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 19 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
North West > Manchester
6 months to
19 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 82 66 66
Rank change year-on-year -16 0 -12
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 202 102 275
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 3.63% 3.93% 4.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.79% 8.35% 10.20%
Number of salaries quoted 133 89 250
10th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £33,750
25th Percentile £49,000 £47,500 £42,125
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% +2.56%
75th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £70,200 £65,000 £72,826
North West median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +15.79% -

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 2,064 1,221 2,697
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 37.05% 47.07% 41.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1,601 1,113 2,141
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £31,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £53,350 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +6.70% +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £72,500 £70,000
North West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Services in Manchester

Web Services
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Web Services in Manchester.

Salary trend for Web Services in Manchester

Web Services
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Web Services in Manchester over the 6 months to 19 October 2021.

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 19 October 2021. 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
Salford - 9 - - 2
Stockport 0 4 £55,000 +37.50% 2
Oldham -4 1 - -
Bolton -11 1 £57,500 +35.29% 1
Wigan - 1 £40,000 - 1
Web Services
North West

For the 6 months to 19 October 2021, 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.

1 121 (59.90%) Agile Software Development
2 120 (59.41%) AWS
3 90 (44.55%) Software Engineering
4 79 (39.11%) Azure
5 78 (38.61%) JavaScript
6 75 (37.13%) DevOps
7 73 (36.14%) Java
8 65 (32.18%) SQL
8 65 (32.18%) Microservices
9 64 (31.68%) Microsoft
10 57 (28.22%) .NET
10 57 (28.22%) Git (software)
11 55 (27.23%) C#
11 55 (27.23%) Scrum
12 48 (23.76%) Oracle
12 48 (23.76%) RESTful
13 46 (22.77%) TDD
14 45 (22.28%) Linux
15 44 (21.78%) React
16 41 (20.30%) OO
16 41 (20.30%) CSS
17 40 (19.80%) HTML
17 40 (19.80%) Node.js
18 38 (18.81%) SQL Server
19 35 (17.33%) MVC
19 35 (17.33%) Spring
19 35 (17.33%) Test Automation
20 34 (16.83%) NoSQL
21 32 (15.84%) TypeScript
22 31 (15.35%) ASP.NET

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 15 (7.43%) CMS
2 14 (6.93%) Confluence
3 10 (4.95%) EPiServer
4 4 (1.98%) Apache Spark
5 3 (1.49%) Drupal
5 3 (1.49%) IIS
6 2 (0.99%) Documentum
6 2 (0.99%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (0.99%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.50%) Apache
7 1 (0.50%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.50%) CICS
7 1 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.50%) nginx
7 1 (0.50%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (2.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (1.98%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.49%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.99%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.50%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 14 (6.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.50%) Magento
2 1 (0.50%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 120 (59.41%) AWS
2 79 (39.11%) Azure
3 27 (13.37%) Serverless
4 24 (11.88%) GCP
5 19 (9.41%) GitHub
6 11 (5.45%) SaaS
7 9 (4.46%) AWS Lambda
8 8 (3.96%) npm
8 8 (3.96%) Power Platform
9 7 (3.47%) Azure Service Bus
10 6 (2.97%) Amazon Kinesis
10 6 (2.97%) Azure Active Directory
11 4 (1.98%) Amazon ECS
11 4 (1.98%) AWS CloudTrail
11 4 (1.98%) Dynamics 365
11 4 (1.98%) Microsoft 365
11 4 (1.98%) PowerApps
12 3 (1.49%) Google Workspace
12 3 (1.49%) PaaS
13 2 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.94%) HTTP
2 11 (5.45%) Firewall
3 10 (4.95%) IPv4
3 10 (4.95%) OSPF
3 10 (4.95%) VLAN
3 10 (4.95%) VPN
4 4 (1.98%) Intranet
5 2 (0.99%) Internet
6 1 (0.50%) AMQP
6 1 (0.50%) DNS
6 1 (0.50%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.50%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.50%) Network Security
6 1 (0.50%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (18.81%) SQL Server
2 34 (16.83%) NoSQL
3 31 (15.35%) MongoDB
4 21 (10.40%) MySQL
5 20 (9.90%) PostgreSQL
6 18 (8.91%) Redis
7 16 (7.92%) Relational Database
8 5 (2.48%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (2.48%) Oracle Database
9 4 (1.98%) Amazon Redshift
9 4 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (1.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 3 (1.49%) Data Lake
10 3 (1.49%) Power BI
11 2 (0.99%) Amazon Athena
11 2 (0.99%) Big Data
11 2 (0.99%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.99%) Looker
11 2 (0.99%) Neo4j
11 2 (0.99%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 57 (28.22%) Git (software)
2 28 (13.86%) Jenkins
3 22 (10.89%) JUnit
4 21 (10.40%) Maven
5 15 (7.43%) JIRA
6 11 (5.45%) Subversion
7 6 (2.97%) MSTest
7 6 (2.97%) NUnit
7 6 (2.97%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (2.97%) Visual Studio
8 5 (2.48%) Cypress.io
8 5 (2.48%) Selenium
9 3 (1.49%) Bower
10 2 (0.99%) Appium
10 2 (0.99%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.99%) Protractor
10 2 (0.99%) Spinnaker
10 2 (0.99%) TestNG
10 2 (0.99%) WebDriver
10 2 (0.99%) webpack
General
1 30 (14.85%) Social Skills
2 21 (10.40%) Finance
2 21 (10.40%) Law
3 20 (9.90%) Public Sector
4 16 (7.92%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 14 (6.93%) Retail
6 13 (6.44%) Presentation Skills
7 12 (5.94%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (5.45%) Banking
9 7 (3.47%) Automotive
10 5 (2.48%) Marketing
11 4 (1.98%) Aerospace
11 4 (1.98%) Legal
11 4 (1.98%) Organisational Skills
12 3 (1.49%) Wearables
13 1 (0.50%) Documentation Skills
13 1 (0.50%) Front Office
13 1 (0.50%) Influencing Skills
13 1 (0.50%) Publishing
13 1 (0.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 84 (41.58%) Developer
2 47 (23.27%) Software Engineer
3 35 (17.33%) Senior Developer
4 32 (15.84%) Architect
5 30 (14.85%) Java Developer
6 23 (11.39%) Senior Java Developer
7 19 (9.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 19 (9.41%) Senior Software Engineer
8 13 (6.44%) .NET Developer
9 12 (5.94%) C# Software Engineer
9 12 (5.94%) Solutions Architect
10 10 (4.95%) AWS Engineer
10 10 (4.95%) DevOps Engineer
10 10 (4.95%) Software Architect
11 9 (4.46%) AWS Architect
12 8 (3.96%) Full Stack Developer
13 7 (3.47%) AWS Solutions Architect
13 7 (3.47%) Principal Software Engineer
13 7 (3.47%) React Developer
13 7 (3.47%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (28.22%) .NET
2 48 (23.76%) RESTful
3 44 (21.78%) React
4 41 (20.30%) CSS
5 40 (19.80%) HTML
5 40 (19.80%) Node.js
6 35 (17.33%) Spring
7 31 (15.35%) ASP.NET
8 29 (14.36%) Spring Boot
9 28 (13.86%) SOAP
9 28 (13.86%) XML
10 24 (11.88%) REST
11 20 (9.90%) .NET Framework
12 18 (8.91%) AngularJS
13 15 (7.43%) .NET Core
13 15 (7.43%) ASP.NET Web API
14 14 (6.93%) WCF
15 11 (5.45%) Ajax
16 9 (4.46%) jQuery
16 9 (4.46%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 23 (11.39%) Public Cloud
2 19 (9.41%) Enterprise Software
3 18 (8.91%) BBC
3 18 (8.91%) Cloud Native
4 12 (5.94%) Client/Server
4 12 (5.94%) Self-Motivation
5 11 (5.45%) User Experience
6 10 (4.95%) Mobile App
7 8 (3.96%) Data Structures
8 6 (2.97%) FMCG
9 5 (2.48%) Hybrid Cloud
9 5 (2.48%) Reinsurance
10 3 (1.49%) Data Protection Act
10 3 (1.49%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (1.49%) Legacy Applications
10 3 (1.49%) Legacy Systems
10 3 (1.49%) Life Science
10 3 (1.49%) Linux Command Line
10 3 (1.49%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.49%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 45 (22.28%) Linux
2 20 (9.90%) Windows
3 11 (5.45%) Unix
4 9 (4.46%) Android
4 9 (4.46%) Apple iOS
5 7 (3.47%) CentOS
6 6 (2.97%) Windows Server
7 5 (2.48%) Ubuntu
7 5 (2.48%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (59.90%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (44.55%) Software Engineering
3 75 (37.13%) DevOps
4 65 (32.18%) Microservices
5 55 (27.23%) Scrum
6 46 (22.77%) TDD
7 41 (20.30%) OO
8 35 (17.33%) MVC
8 35 (17.33%) Test Automation
9 30 (14.85%) Mentoring
10 28 (13.86%) Front End Development
11 27 (13.37%) OOP
12 26 (12.87%) Web Development
13 24 (11.88%) Continuous Improvement
14 23 (11.39%) ITIL
14 23 (11.39%) SOLID
15 22 (10.89%) Kanban
15 22 (10.89%) Service Management
15 22 (10.89%) Web Application Development
16 19 (9.41%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 78 (38.61%) JavaScript
2 73 (36.14%) Java
3 65 (32.18%) SQL
4 55 (27.23%) C#
5 32 (15.84%) TypeScript
6 26 (12.87%) Python
7 22 (10.89%) Scala
8 18 (8.91%) PowerShell
9 14 (6.93%) Bash Shell
10 11 (5.45%) C++
11 9 (4.46%) T-SQL
12 7 (3.47%) C
13 6 (2.97%) PL/SQL
14 5 (2.48%) PHP
15 4 (1.98%) Java 8
16 3 (1.49%) ES6
16 3 (1.49%) Go
16 3 (1.49%) Java 11
17 1 (0.50%) Apex Code
17 1 (0.50%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 26 (12.87%) Degree
2 10 (4.95%) SC Cleared
2 10 (4.95%) Security Cleared
3 7 (3.47%) AWS Certification
4 5 (2.48%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (2.48%) GIAC
4 5 (2.48%) RHCE
5 3 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.99%) OCP
6 2 (0.99%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.50%) CEH
7 1 (0.50%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.49%) Accessibility
2 2 (0.99%) CDISC
2 2 (0.99%) GxP
2 2 (0.99%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.50%) GDPR
3 1 (0.50%) ISO 22301
3 1 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.50%) QA
3 1 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 24 (11.88%) Docker
2 15 (7.43%) Active Directory
3 14 (6.93%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (4.95%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 22 (10.89%) Kubernetes
2 19 (9.41%) Ansible
3 16 (7.92%) Puppet
4 12 (5.94%) Terraform
5 7 (3.47%) Prometheus
6 6 (2.97%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (1.49%) AirWatch
7 3 (1.49%) Grafana
7 3 (1.49%) Jamf Pro
7 3 (1.49%) Microsoft Intune
8 2 (0.99%) Istio
9 1 (0.50%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 64 (31.68%) Microsoft
2 48 (23.76%) Oracle
3 17 (8.42%) Google
4 14 (6.93%) VMware
5 11 (5.45%) BMC
5 11 (5.45%) HP
5 11 (5.45%) Ivanti
5 11 (5.45%) ServiceNow
6 7 (3.47%) Xamarin
7 5 (2.48%) Red Hat
8 4 (1.98%) TOWER Software
8 4 (1.98%) Zend
9 3 (1.49%) Citrix
9 3 (1.49%) SolarWinds
10 2 (0.99%) Cloudera
10 2 (0.99%) Hortonworks
10 2 (0.99%) OpenText
11 1 (0.50%) Apple
11 1 (0.50%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.50%) webMethods