The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 36 55
Rank change year-on-year +18 +19  
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 55 21 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 10.17% 4.55% 1.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.74% 14.89% 4.59%
Number of salaries quoted 18 13 5
Median salary £37,500 £38,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.59% -9.41%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £26,000 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £44,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

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

Software Library & Framework Skills
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 253 141 196
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 46.77% 30.52% 37.76%
Number of salaries quoted 194 120 136
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.89% +9.21%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside 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 Merseyside

Web Services
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Web Services in Merseyside.

Salary trend for Web Services in Merseyside

Web Services
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Web Services in Merseyside over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Web Services in Merseyside

Web Services
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 23 June 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
Liverpool +30 52 £37,500 +5.63% 4
Wirral - 2 £33,750 - 1
Web Services
North West

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 46 (49.46%) XML
2 39 (41.94%) Oracle
3 37 (39.78%) FTP
3 37 (39.78%) HTTP
4 35 (37.63%) SC Cleared
4 35 (37.63%) Security Cleared
5 25 (26.88%) Java
6 23 (24.73%) SDLC
7 22 (23.66%) SQL
7 22 (23.66%) Business Intelligence
8 20 (21.51%) Siebel Certification
8 20 (21.51%) Siebel
8 20 (21.51%) EAI
8 20 (21.51%) SOAP
8 20 (21.51%) Oracle Reports
8 20 (21.51%) Workflow
8 20 (21.51%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
8 20 (21.51%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 19 (20.43%) Algorithms
9 19 (20.43%) Master Data Management
9 19 (20.43%) Data Management
9 19 (20.43%) J2EE
9 19 (20.43%) IBM
10 18 (19.35%) C#
11 17 (18.28%) SOA
11 17 (18.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 15 (16.13%) WSDL
12 15 (16.13%) JMS
12 15 (16.13%) HTTPS
12 15 (16.13%) SSL

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 17 (18.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 15 (16.13%) Oracle Service Bus
3 4 (4.30%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (4.30%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (4.30%) MS Exchange
4 3 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (3.23%) IIS
5 2 (2.15%) Apache
5 2 (2.15%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (2.15%) nginx
5 2 (2.15%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.08%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (1.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (4.30%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.38%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (5.38%) Amazon S3
2 5 (5.38%) Amazon SQS
2 5 (5.38%) AWS Lambda
3 4 (4.30%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 37 (39.78%) FTP
1 37 (39.78%) HTTP
2 15 (16.13%) HTTPS
2 15 (16.13%) SSL
3 4 (4.30%) DHCP
3 4 (4.30%) DNS
3 4 (4.30%) Internet
3 4 (4.30%) SAN
3 4 (4.30%) VLAN
4 2 (2.15%) AMQP
4 2 (2.15%) SSH
5 1 (1.08%) Firewall
5 1 (1.08%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (21.51%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 20 (21.51%) Oracle Reports
2 13 (13.98%) SQL Server
3 8 (8.60%) NoSQL
4 5 (5.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 5 (5.38%) Amazon RDS
4 5 (5.38%) MySQL
4 5 (5.38%) Relational Database
5 4 (4.30%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (3.23%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.15%) Data Mining
7 2 (2.15%) MS Access
7 2 (2.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (16.13%) Git (software)
2 10 (10.75%) Cucumber
3 7 (7.53%) Subversion
4 6 (6.45%) Selenium
4 6 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (5.38%) PHPUnit
5 5 (5.38%) Visual Studio
5 5 (5.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (3.23%) Jenkins
6 3 (3.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (2.15%) RSpec
8 1 (1.08%) Fiddler
8 1 (1.08%) LoadRunner
General
1 5 (5.38%) Retail
2 2 (2.15%) Advertising
3 1 (1.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 40 (43.01%) Developer
2 20 (21.51%) Siebel Developer
3 19 (20.43%) Workflow Developer
4 16 (17.20%) Administrator
5 15 (16.13%) Technical Administrator
6 6 (6.45%) Analyst
6 6 (6.45%) C# Developer
6 6 (6.45%) PHP Developer
7 5 (5.38%) .NET Developer
7 5 (5.38%) C# Software Developer
7 5 (5.38%) Software Developer
8 4 (4.30%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 4 (4.30%) Infrastructure Support
8 4 (4.30%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 4 (4.30%) IT Analyst
8 4 (4.30%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
8 4 (4.30%) IT Support
8 4 (4.30%) IT Support Analyst
8 4 (4.30%) Support Analyst
9 3 (3.23%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (49.46%) XML
2 20 (21.51%) SOAP
3 19 (20.43%) J2EE
4 15 (16.13%) .NET
4 15 (16.13%) JMS
4 15 (16.13%) WSDL
4 15 (16.13%) XSD
4 15 (16.13%) XSLT
5 11 (11.83%) jQuery
6 10 (10.75%) AngularJS
7 9 (9.68%) ASP.NET
7 9 (9.68%) CSS
7 9 (9.68%) HTML
8 8 (8.60%) Ajax
9 7 (7.53%) Ruby on Rails
10 6 (6.45%) HTML5
11 5 (5.38%) .NET Framework
11 5 (5.38%) Laravel
11 5 (5.38%) Node.js
11 5 (5.38%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (20.43%) Algorithms
2 5 (5.38%) N-Tier
3 4 (4.30%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.23%) Client/Server
4 3 (3.23%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.15%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.15%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.08%) Clustering
6 1 (1.08%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.90%) Linux
2 6 (6.45%) Windows
3 5 (5.38%) Windows Server
4 4 (4.30%) Windows 7
4 4 (4.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (4.30%) Windows XP
5 3 (3.23%) Ubuntu
5 3 (3.23%) Unix
6 1 (1.08%) Android
6 1 (1.08%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.08%) CentOS
6 1 (1.08%) SUSE
6 1 (1.08%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (24.73%) SDLC
2 22 (23.66%) Business Intelligence
3 20 (21.51%) EAI
3 20 (21.51%) Workflow
4 19 (20.43%) Data Management
4 19 (20.43%) Master Data Management
5 17 (18.28%) SOA
6 15 (16.13%) Service Design
7 13 (13.98%) OO
8 10 (10.75%) Test Automation
9 8 (8.60%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (8.60%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (8.60%) OOD
10 6 (6.45%) MVC
10 6 (6.45%) Service Delivery
10 6 (6.45%) TDD
11 5 (5.38%) Microservices
11 5 (5.38%) Migration
11 5 (5.38%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (5.38%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 25 (26.88%) Java
2 22 (23.66%) SQL
3 20 (21.51%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
4 18 (19.35%) C#
5 15 (16.13%) XPath
6 11 (11.83%) JavaScript
7 9 (9.68%) Ruby
8 6 (6.45%) PHP
8 6 (6.45%) VB.NET
9 3 (3.23%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.15%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.15%) C++
10 2 (2.15%) Python
10 2 (2.15%) Smalltalk
10 2 (2.15%) VB
11 1 (1.08%) C
11 1 (1.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 35 (37.63%) SC Cleared
1 35 (37.63%) Security Cleared
2 20 (21.51%) Siebel Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.60%) QA
System Software
1 6 (6.45%) Docker
2 5 (5.38%) Hyper-V
3 4 (4.30%) Active Directory
3 4 (4.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.23%) Ansible
1 3 (3.23%) Puppet
2 1 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.08%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 39 (41.94%) Oracle
2 20 (21.51%) Siebel
3 19 (20.43%) IBM
4 11 (11.83%) Microsoft
5 4 (4.30%) VMware
6 2 (2.15%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.15%) SAP
7 1 (1.08%) AppDynamics
7 1 (1.08%) Google
Wirral, Merseyside
Pali Ltd
Posted: 19 hours ago
Southport, Merseyside
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Merseyside
Experian
Salary: Competitive + Pension and Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Liverpool, Lancashire
Tata Consultancy services
Posted: 16 days ago
Liverpool, Lancashire
Tata Consultancy services
Posted: 16 days ago