Period
to 25 July 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 25 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
North West > Manchester
6 months to
25 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 75 56 62
Rank change year-on-year -19 +6 -24
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 174 152 285
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 3.71% 4.53% 4.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.66% 9.89% 10.78%
Number of salaries quoted 101 144 234
10th Percentile £40,500 £39,121 £32,875
25th Percentile £47,500 £45,000 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +10.00% +2.56%
75th Percentile £65,000 £68,750 £62,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £76,250 £75,000
North West median annual salary £54,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +9.00% +5.26% -

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 1,801 1,537 2,645
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 38.39% 45.80% 40.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1,412 1,333 2,017
10th Percentile £33,750 £35,000 £29,000
25th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £66,250 £61,250 £60,000
90th Percentile £81,175 £70,000 £70,650
North West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 - - 3
Stockport +1 6 £71,500 +68.24% 1
Bury - 4 £40,000 -
Bolton -16 1 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Wigan - 1 £40,000 -
Web Services
North West

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 125 (71.84%) AWS
2 93 (53.45%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (44.25%) Azure
4 75 (43.10%) DevOps
5 59 (33.91%) Microsoft
6 57 (32.76%) Software Engineering
7 56 (32.18%) Git (software)
8 54 (31.03%) JavaScript
9 53 (30.46%) Microservices
10 48 (27.59%) Java
10 48 (27.59%) TDD
11 45 (25.86%) React
12 43 (24.71%) Docker
12 43 (24.71%) Linux
13 39 (22.41%) Scrum
14 37 (21.26%) SQL
14 37 (21.26%) Node.js
15 35 (20.11%) Python
16 34 (19.54%) Oracle
16 34 (19.54%) GCP
16 34 (19.54%) Public Cloud
17 32 (18.39%) .NET
17 32 (18.39%) C#
18 30 (17.24%) Ansible
18 30 (17.24%) Puppet
19 28 (16.09%) TypeScript
20 26 (14.94%) Google
20 26 (14.94%) PowerShell
20 26 (14.94%) Kubernetes
21 25 (14.37%) Machine Learning

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 (13.79%) Confluence
2 9 (5.17%) Apache Spark
3 7 (4.02%) CMS
4 6 (3.45%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (1.72%) nginx
5 3 (1.72%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.15%) Documentum
7 1 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.57%) Drupal
7 1 (0.57%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.57%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.57%) IBM Domino
7 1 (0.57%) IIS
7 1 (0.57%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.57%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.30%) Elite 3E
2 2 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.15%) Magento
3 1 (0.57%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.57%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 125 (71.84%) AWS
2 77 (44.25%) Azure
3 34 (19.54%) GCP
4 21 (12.07%) SaaS
4 21 (12.07%) Serverless
5 20 (11.49%) GitHub
6 14 (8.05%) PaaS
7 9 (5.17%) AWS Lambda
8 8 (4.60%) IaaS
9 7 (4.02%) Amazon EKS
10 4 (2.30%) Azure Active Directory
10 4 (2.30%) Microsoft 365
11 3 (1.72%) Amazon ECS
11 3 (1.72%) Amazon EMR
11 3 (1.72%) Amazon Kinesis
11 3 (1.72%) AWS CloudFormation
11 3 (1.72%) Google Data Studio
11 3 (1.72%) Google Workspace
12 2 (1.15%) npm
12 2 (1.15%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 19 (10.92%) Firewall
1 19 (10.92%) IPv4
1 19 (10.92%) OSPF
1 19 (10.92%) VLAN
1 19 (10.92%) VPN
2 1 (0.57%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (13.79%) MongoDB
2 23 (13.22%) NoSQL
3 20 (11.49%) PostgreSQL
3 20 (11.49%) SQL Server
4 18 (10.34%) MySQL
4 18 (10.34%) Redis
5 9 (5.17%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (5.17%) Relational Database
6 6 (3.45%) Big Data
6 6 (3.45%) Data Lake
6 6 (3.45%) Hadoop
6 6 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (2.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (2.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 4 (2.30%) Amazon Redshift
9 3 (1.72%) Amazon Athena
9 3 (1.72%) Looker
9 3 (1.72%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.57%) Geospatial Data
10 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 56 (32.18%) Git (software)
2 25 (14.37%) JIRA
3 24 (13.79%) Jenkins
4 19 (10.92%) Subversion
5 13 (7.47%) JUnit
5 13 (7.47%) Maven
6 4 (2.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (2.30%) Bitbucket
6 4 (2.30%) Eclipse
6 4 (2.30%) GitLab
6 4 (2.30%) Visual Studio
6 4 (2.30%) webpack
7 3 (1.72%) Jasmine
7 3 (1.72%) Spinnaker
8 2 (1.15%) Appium
8 2 (1.15%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.15%) Protractor
8 2 (1.15%) Selenium
8 2 (1.15%) Storybook
8 2 (1.15%) WebDriver
General
1 21 (12.07%) Finance
2 13 (7.47%) Law
2 13 (7.47%) Retail
2 13 (7.47%) Social Skills
3 6 (3.45%) Legal
3 6 (3.45%) Organisational Skills
4 5 (2.87%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.30%) Aerospace
5 4 (2.30%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.72%) Wearables
7 2 (1.15%) Banking
7 2 (1.15%) Marketing
7 2 (1.15%) Presentation Skills
8 1 (0.57%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 70 (40.23%) Developer
2 31 (17.82%) Senior Developer
3 27 (15.52%) Software Engineer
4 20 (11.49%) Architect
5 19 (10.92%) Java Developer
6 18 (10.34%) Linux Engineer
7 17 (9.77%) AWS Engineer
8 14 (8.05%) Lead Systems Engineer
8 14 (8.05%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 14 (8.05%) Senior Java Developer
8 14 (8.05%) Systems Engineer
9 13 (7.47%) .NET Developer
10 12 (6.90%) Senior Software Engineer
11 9 (5.17%) Data Engineer
11 9 (5.17%) DevOps Engineer
12 8 (4.60%) AWS Software Engineer
12 8 (4.60%) Cloud Architect
13 7 (4.02%) Solutions Architect
14 6 (3.45%) PHP Developer
14 6 (3.45%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (25.86%) React
2 37 (21.26%) Node.js
3 32 (18.39%) .NET
4 22 (12.64%) Spring
5 19 (10.92%) RESTful
6 17 (9.77%) CSS
7 16 (9.20%) HTML
7 16 (9.20%) REST
7 16 (9.20%) Spring Boot
8 15 (8.62%) XML
9 13 (7.47%) SOAP
10 12 (6.90%) .NET Framework
11 10 (5.75%) GraphQL
12 8 (4.60%) .NET Core
12 8 (4.60%) ASP.NET
12 8 (4.60%) ASP.NET Web API
12 8 (4.60%) JSON
13 6 (3.45%) Velocity
13 6 (3.45%) Vue.js
14 5 (2.87%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 34 (19.54%) Public Cloud
2 18 (10.34%) BBC
3 8 (4.60%) Mobile App
3 8 (4.60%) User Experience
4 5 (2.87%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (2.87%) Hybrid Cloud
4 5 (2.87%) IVR
5 4 (2.30%) Blog
6 3 (1.72%) Cloud Native
6 3 (1.72%) iPad
6 3 (1.72%) Legacy Systems
6 3 (1.72%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.15%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.15%) Enterprise Cloud
7 2 (1.15%) FMCG
7 2 (1.15%) Life Science
7 2 (1.15%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.57%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.57%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.57%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 43 (24.71%) Linux
2 17 (9.77%) Unix
3 9 (5.17%) Android
3 9 (5.17%) Apple iOS
3 9 (5.17%) CentOS
3 9 (5.17%) Windows
4 6 (3.45%) Windows Server
5 5 (2.87%) Ubuntu
5 5 (2.87%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (53.45%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (43.10%) DevOps
3 57 (32.76%) Software Engineering
4 53 (30.46%) Microservices
5 48 (27.59%) TDD
6 39 (22.41%) Scrum
7 25 (14.37%) Machine Learning
8 24 (13.79%) OOP
9 23 (13.22%) Data Science
9 23 (13.22%) Infrastructure as Code
9 23 (13.22%) SDLC
10 22 (12.64%) OO
10 22 (12.64%) Software Testing
10 22 (12.64%) Task Automation
11 21 (12.07%) Mentoring
12 20 (11.49%) Continuous Improvement
12 20 (11.49%) DevSecOps
12 20 (11.49%) ITIL
12 20 (11.49%) Site Reliability Engineering
13 19 (10.92%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (31.03%) JavaScript
2 48 (27.59%) Java
3 37 (21.26%) SQL
4 35 (20.11%) Python
5 32 (18.39%) C#
6 28 (16.09%) TypeScript
7 26 (14.94%) PowerShell
8 22 (12.64%) Bash Shell
9 21 (12.07%) Scala
10 9 (5.17%) PHP
11 7 (4.02%) C
12 6 (3.45%) Java 11
13 4 (2.30%) ES6
13 4 (2.30%) XPath
14 3 (1.72%) C++
14 3 (1.72%) Kotlin
15 2 (1.15%) T-SQL
16 1 (0.57%) Apex Code
16 1 (0.57%) Elm
16 1 (0.57%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 15 (8.62%) GIAC
1 15 (8.62%) SC Cleared
1 15 (8.62%) Security Cleared
2 14 (8.05%) RHCE
3 13 (7.47%) Degree
4 7 (4.02%) OCP
4 7 (4.02%) Oracle Certification
5 6 (3.45%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (2.30%) PhD
7 2 (1.15%) CEH
8 1 (0.57%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 1 (0.57%) CCSP
8 1 (0.57%) CISA
8 1 (0.57%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.57%) CISM
8 1 (0.57%) CISSP
8 1 (0.57%) CompTIA Security+
8 1 (0.57%) ISACA
8 1 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.87%) GDPR
1 5 (2.87%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.15%) CDISC
2 2 (1.15%) GxP
3 1 (0.57%) QA
System Software
1 43 (24.71%) Docker
2 22 (12.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (10.92%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (2.87%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 30 (17.24%) Ansible
1 30 (17.24%) Puppet
2 26 (14.94%) Kubernetes
3 19 (10.92%) Terraform
4 7 (4.02%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (1.72%) AirWatch
5 3 (1.72%) Jamf Pro
6 2 (1.15%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.57%) Grafana
7 1 (0.57%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 59 (33.91%) Microsoft
2 34 (19.54%) Oracle
3 26 (14.94%) Google
4 22 (12.64%) VMware
5 14 (8.05%) Red Hat
6 5 (2.87%) Avaya
6 5 (2.87%) Cisco
6 5 (2.87%) Genesys
7 4 (2.30%) AppDynamics
7 4 (2.30%) Atlassian
8 3 (1.72%) Citrix
8 3 (1.72%) Cloudera
8 3 (1.72%) Hortonworks
8 3 (1.72%) Zend
9 2 (1.15%) OpenText
9 2 (1.15%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.57%) Apple
10 1 (0.57%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.57%) Software AG
10 1 (0.57%) webMethods