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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Services
North West / Merseyside
Rank 29 31 53
Rank change year-on-year +2 +22  
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 39 31 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 6.88% 6.34% 1.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.41% 17.42% 4.43%
Number of salaries quoted 17 26 9
Median salary £36,250 £36,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.36% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £26,250 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £52,500 £37,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,250 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -0.56% +4.70%  

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 224 178 203
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 39.51% 36.40% 41.68%
Number of salaries quoted 190 160 167
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +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 25 March 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 25 March 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 +8 32 £36,250 -5.84% 5
St Helens - 5 £31,000 - 1
Wirral - 2 £40,000 -
Southport -4 1 £40,000 +33.33%
Web Services
North West

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 39 (50.00%) XML
2 34 (43.59%) Security Cleared
3 31 (39.74%) SC Cleared
4 29 (37.18%) Oracle
5 27 (34.62%) HTTP
6 26 (33.33%) FTP
7 25 (32.05%) .NET
8 23 (29.49%) C#
9 21 (26.92%) SOAP
10 20 (25.64%) SQL Server
11 19 (24.36%) SDLC
12 18 (23.08%) Java
12 18 (23.08%) ASP.NET
12 18 (23.08%) jQuery
13 17 (21.79%) CSS
14 16 (20.51%) HTML
14 16 (20.51%) SQL
14 16 (20.51%) Ajax
15 15 (19.23%) Workflow
15 15 (19.23%) JavaScript
16 14 (17.95%) J2EE
16 14 (17.95%) Business Intelligence
17 13 (16.67%) HTTPS
17 13 (16.67%) WSDL
17 13 (16.67%) SSL
17 13 (16.67%) Microsoft
17 13 (16.67%) Siebel
17 13 (16.67%) JMS
17 13 (16.67%) EAI
17 13 (16.67%) SOA

Web Services
Top Related 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 (16.67%) Oracle Service Bus
1 13 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (5.13%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.85%) IIS
4 2 (2.56%) Drupal
4 2 (2.56%) nginx
4 2 (2.56%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (2.56%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.56%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.56%) WordPress
5 1 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.13%) MS Office
3 2 (2.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.28%) Remedy AR System
1 1 (1.28%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.41%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.13%) Office 365
3 2 (2.56%) GitHub
4 1 (1.28%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.28%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.28%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (1.28%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 27 (34.62%) HTTP
2 26 (33.33%) FTP
3 13 (16.67%) HTTPS
3 13 (16.67%) SSL
4 4 (5.13%) DHCP
4 4 (5.13%) DNS
4 4 (5.13%) Internet
4 4 (5.13%) SAN
4 4 (5.13%) VLAN
5 3 (3.85%) Unified Communications
6 2 (2.56%) LDAP
7 1 (1.28%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (25.64%) SQL Server
2 11 (14.10%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 11 (14.10%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (6.41%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (6.41%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (6.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (5.13%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (3.85%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (2.56%) Data Mining
6 2 (2.56%) MS Access
6 2 (2.56%) MySQL
6 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (1.28%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.28%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 8 (10.26%) Git (software)
2 7 (8.97%) Subversion
2 7 (8.97%) Visual Studio
3 4 (5.13%) Cucumber
3 4 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (3.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (3.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (2.56%) Bitbucket
5 2 (2.56%) RSpec
5 2 (2.56%) Selenium
6 1 (1.28%) MSTest
6 1 (1.28%) NUnit
6 1 (1.28%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 5 (6.41%) Advertising
2 4 (5.13%) Finance
3 3 (3.85%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.28%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 38 (48.72%) Developer
2 16 (20.51%) Administrator
3 13 (16.67%) Siebel Developer
3 13 (16.67%) Technical Administrator
4 10 (12.82%) .NET Developer
5 9 (11.54%) C# Developer
5 9 (11.54%) Workflow Developer
6 7 (8.97%) Analyst
6 7 (8.97%) Software Developer
7 6 (7.69%) C# Software Developer
8 5 (6.41%) Support Analyst
9 4 (5.13%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 4 (5.13%) Infrastructure Support
9 4 (5.13%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
9 4 (5.13%) IT Analyst
9 4 (5.13%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
9 4 (5.13%) IT Support
9 4 (5.13%) IT Support Analyst
10 3 (3.85%) C# .NET Developer
11 2 (2.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (50.00%) XML
2 25 (32.05%) .NET
3 21 (26.92%) SOAP
4 18 (23.08%) ASP.NET
4 18 (23.08%) jQuery
5 17 (21.79%) CSS
6 16 (20.51%) Ajax
6 16 (20.51%) HTML
7 14 (17.95%) J2EE
8 13 (16.67%) JMS
8 13 (16.67%) WSDL
8 13 (16.67%) XSD
8 13 (16.67%) XSLT
9 11 (14.10%) WCF
10 9 (11.54%) .NET Framework
10 9 (11.54%) HTML5
11 8 (10.26%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (8.97%) AngularJS
12 7 (8.97%) CSS3
12 7 (8.97%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.38%) Algorithms
2 8 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.13%) N-Tier
4 3 (3.85%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.56%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.56%) Clustering
6 1 (1.28%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.28%) iPad
6 1 (1.28%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.28%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.54%) Linux
2 7 (8.97%) Windows
3 5 (6.41%) Windows Server
4 4 (5.13%) Windows 7
4 4 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (5.13%) Windows XP
5 2 (2.56%) Android
5 2 (2.56%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.56%) Ubuntu
5 2 (2.56%) Unix
6 1 (1.28%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.28%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (24.36%) SDLC
2 15 (19.23%) Workflow
3 14 (17.95%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (16.67%) EAI
4 13 (16.67%) Service Design
4 13 (16.67%) SOA
5 12 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (15.38%) Data Management
5 12 (15.38%) Master Data Management
5 12 (15.38%) MVC
6 8 (10.26%) Migration
6 8 (10.26%) Unit Testing
7 6 (7.69%) OO
7 6 (7.69%) Service Delivery
7 6 (7.69%) TDD
8 5 (6.41%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (6.41%) Web Development
9 4 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (5.13%) Kanban
9 4 (5.13%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 23 (29.49%) C#
2 18 (23.08%) Java
3 16 (20.51%) SQL
4 15 (19.23%) JavaScript
5 13 (16.67%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
5 13 (16.67%) XPath
6 6 (7.69%) VB.NET
7 4 (5.13%) Ruby
8 3 (3.85%) C++
8 3 (3.85%) PHP
8 3 (3.85%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.56%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.56%) Smalltalk
9 2 (2.56%) VB
10 1 (1.28%) Perl
10 1 (1.28%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 34 (43.59%) Security Cleared
2 31 (39.74%) SC Cleared
3 13 (16.67%) Siebel Certification
4 1 (1.28%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.69%) QA
2 1 (1.28%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (6.41%) Hyper-V
2 4 (5.13%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (3.85%) Puppet
2 2 (2.56%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 29 (37.18%) Oracle
2 13 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 13 (16.67%) Siebel
3 12 (15.38%) IBM
4 4 (5.13%) VMware
5 1 (1.28%) BMC
5 1 (1.28%) Remedy
5 1 (1.28%) Xamarin
Liverpool, Merseyside
Elevate Recruitment
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Depending on experience + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
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St. Helens
greywood
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: 10 days ago