Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 23 19
Rank change year-on-year 0 -4 +21
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 80 126 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 8.03% 9.56% 8.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.15% 25.56% 23.43%
Number of salaries quoted 41 60 48
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -16.67% +28.57%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,900 £28,675
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £67,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +11.84%

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 Merseyside with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 397 493 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 39.86% 37.41% 38.13%
Number of salaries quoted 302 358 253
Merseyside median annual salary £41,750 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.33% -1.32% +1.33%
10th Percentile £27,600 £26,250 £24,600
90th Percentile £62,500 £54,125 £52,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

Job postings citing Web Services as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Merseyside.

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 6 months to 22 November 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 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Liverpool +5 71 £47,500 +26.67% 5
Wirral +7 5 £27,500 -45.00%
Web Services
North West

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 37 (46.25%) Oracle
2 25 (31.25%) Git (software)
3 24 (30.00%) XML
4 20 (25.00%) PHP
5 19 (23.75%) MySQL
6 18 (22.50%) Linux
6 18 (22.50%) OO
6 18 (22.50%) Java
7 17 (21.25%) FTP
7 17 (21.25%) HTTP
8 16 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
8 16 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 16 (20.00%) SC Cleared
8 16 (20.00%) Security Cleared
8 16 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
9 15 (18.75%) Retail
10 14 (17.50%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
10 14 (17.50%) Oracle Reports
10 14 (17.50%) Siebel
10 14 (17.50%) EAI
10 14 (17.50%) Siebel Certification
10 14 (17.50%) Workflow
10 14 (17.50%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 13 (16.25%) Algorithms
11 13 (16.25%) AngularJS
11 13 (16.25%) Jenkins
11 13 (16.25%) Master Data Management
11 13 (16.25%) MongoDB
11 13 (16.25%) NoSQL
11 13 (16.25%) IBM

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 13 (16.25%) Apache
2 12 (15.00%) Elasticsearch
2 12 (15.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.75%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (3.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (2.50%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.25%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.25%) Magento
2 1 (1.25%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.25%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.25%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (1.25%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.25%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 16 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (15.00%) Amazon EC2
2 12 (15.00%) Amazon S3
2 12 (15.00%) Amazon SQS
2 12 (15.00%) AWS Lambda
2 12 (15.00%) Serverless
3 4 (5.00%) GitHub
4 3 (3.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 3 (3.75%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (21.25%) FTP
1 17 (21.25%) HTTP
2 8 (10.00%) AMQP
3 3 (3.75%) HTTPS
3 3 (3.75%) SSL
4 1 (1.25%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (23.75%) MySQL
2 16 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 14 (17.50%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 14 (17.50%) Oracle Reports
4 13 (16.25%) MongoDB
4 13 (16.25%) NoSQL
5 12 (15.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 12 (15.00%) Amazon RDS
5 12 (15.00%) Relational Database
6 4 (5.00%) Big Data
7 3 (3.75%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.25%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 25 (31.25%) Git (software)
2 13 (16.25%) Jenkins
3 12 (15.00%) PHPUnit
4 4 (5.00%) Bitbucket
4 4 (5.00%) Selenium
5 3 (3.75%) JIRA
5 3 (3.75%) JUnit
5 3 (3.75%) SonarQube
6 2 (2.50%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.25%) Subversion
7 1 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.25%) Vagrant
General
1 15 (18.75%) Retail
2 7 (8.75%) Finance
3 4 (5.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.25%) Advertising
4 1 (1.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 36 (45.00%) Developer
2 19 (23.75%) PHP Developer
3 14 (17.50%) Siebel Developer
3 14 (17.50%) Workflow Developer
4 11 (13.75%) Architect
4 11 (13.75%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (8.75%) Database Specialist
5 7 (8.75%) Linux Specialist
6 5 (6.25%) HTML CSS Developer
6 5 (6.25%) HTML Developer
6 5 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
6 5 (6.25%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 5 (6.25%) SQL Developer
7 4 (5.00%) Applications Specialist
8 3 (3.75%) Administrator
8 3 (3.75%) Lead DevOps
8 3 (3.75%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (3.75%) Technical Administrator
8 3 (3.75%) Test Leader
8 3 (3.75%) Unix Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (30.00%) XML
2 13 (16.25%) AngularJS
2 13 (16.25%) J2EE
3 12 (15.00%) LAMP
3 12 (15.00%) Laravel
3 12 (15.00%) Node.js
3 12 (15.00%) Silex
3 12 (15.00%) Symfony
4 10 (12.50%) Middleware
5 9 (11.25%) HTML
6 8 (10.00%) CSS
6 8 (10.00%) Kafka
7 7 (8.75%) RabbitMQ
8 5 (6.25%) jQuery
9 4 (5.00%) Hibernate
9 4 (5.00%) SOAP
9 4 (5.00%) WSDL
10 3 (3.75%) REST
10 3 (3.75%) XSD
10 3 (3.75%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.25%) Algorithms
2 4 (5.00%) Life Science
2 4 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.75%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.50%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.25%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.25%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (22.50%) Linux
2 12 (15.00%) Unix
3 8 (10.00%) CentOS
3 8 (10.00%) SUSE
3 8 (10.00%) Ubuntu
4 3 (3.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (22.50%) OO
2 16 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (17.50%) EAI
3 14 (17.50%) Workflow
4 13 (16.25%) Data Management
4 13 (16.25%) Master Data Management
5 12 (15.00%) Microservices
5 12 (15.00%) OOD
6 11 (13.75%) DevOps
7 9 (11.25%) Configuration Management
8 7 (8.75%) Financial Modelling
8 7 (8.75%) ITIL
8 7 (8.75%) OOP
8 7 (8.75%) SOA
8 7 (8.75%) TOGAF
9 6 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (7.50%) Line Management
9 6 (7.50%) Problem Management
10 5 (6.25%) Test Automation
10 5 (6.25%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (25.00%) PHP
2 18 (22.50%) Java
3 14 (17.50%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
4 12 (15.00%) Bash Shell
4 12 (15.00%) Python
5 9 (11.25%) JavaScript
6 8 (10.00%) SQL
7 3 (3.75%) XPath
8 1 (1.25%) C#
8 1 (1.25%) C++
8 1 (1.25%) Perl
8 1 (1.25%) PHP 7
8 1 (1.25%) Ruby
8 1 (1.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 16 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (17.50%) Siebel Certification
3 4 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 12 (15.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (12.50%) Ansible
2 4 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (5.00%) Puppet
3 3 (3.75%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 37 (46.25%) Oracle
2 14 (17.50%) Siebel
3 13 (16.25%) IBM
4 9 (11.25%) Microsoft
5 5 (6.25%) Google
6 3 (3.75%) MuleSoft
7 1 (1.25%) Capita
7 1 (1.25%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.25%) SaltStack
7 1 (1.25%) Xamarin
7 1 (1.25%) Zend