Period
to 17 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 17 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
England > Midlands
6 months to
17 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 42 45 46
Rank change year-on-year +3 +1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 660 757 765
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 5.59% 5.19% 4.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.36% 13.95% 12.84%
Number of salaries quoted 555 601 724
Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £29,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 4,035 5,426 5,958
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 34.15% 37.23% 38.84%
Number of salaries quoted 3,328 4,566 5,149
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £24,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £57,500
England median annual salary £53,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +6.00% +5.26% -

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Services in the Midlands

Web Services
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Web Services in the Midlands

Web Services
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Web Services in the Midlands over the 6 months to 17 June 2019.

Salary histogram for Web Services in the Midlands

Web Services
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 17 June 2019. 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
West Midlands +32 426 £45,000 +1.12% 23
East Midlands -12 234 £45,000 - 14
Web Services
England

For the 6 months to 17 June 2019, 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 340 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
2 310 (46.97%) Amazon AWS
3 278 (42.12%) C#
4 272 (41.21%) SQL
5 258 (39.09%) .NET
6 223 (33.79%) JavaScript
7 215 (32.58%) Microsoft
8 214 (32.42%) Microsoft Azure
9 200 (30.30%) HTML
10 182 (27.58%) SQL Server
11 174 (26.36%) CSS
12 172 (26.06%) Java
13 123 (18.64%) Degree
14 121 (18.33%) AngularJS
15 117 (17.73%) SOAP
16 109 (16.52%) ASP.NET
17 108 (16.36%) Scrum
18 105 (15.91%) Windows
18 105 (15.91%) REST
19 101 (15.30%) MVC
20 99 (15.00%) Linux
21 97 (14.70%) Visual Studio
21 97 (14.70%) HTML5
22 96 (14.55%) OO
23 95 (14.39%) XML
24 93 (14.09%) DevOps
25 92 (13.94%) Web Development
26 88 (13.33%) TDD
27 84 (12.73%) Docker
28 73 (11.06%) Microservices

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 28 (4.24%) SharePoint
2 19 (2.88%) IIS
3 17 (2.58%) CMS
4 11 (1.67%) Apache
5 9 (1.36%) BizTalk Server
5 9 (1.36%) Elasticsearch
5 9 (1.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 8 (1.21%) Joomla!
7 7 (1.06%) Tomcat
8 4 (0.61%) MQSeries
8 4 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (0.61%) Umbraco
9 3 (0.45%) Confluence
9 3 (0.45%) nginx
10 2 (0.30%) JBoss
10 2 (0.30%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.30%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.30%) Skype for Business
10 2 (0.30%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 27 (4.09%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.61%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.15%) ArchiCAD
3 1 (0.15%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.15%) MicroStation
3 1 (0.15%) Revit
3 1 (0.15%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 14 (2.12%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (0.91%) Raiser's Edge
2 6 (0.91%) SAP ERP
3 5 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.61%) Magento
4 4 (0.61%) SAP Hybris
5 3 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.45%) Sage CRM
6 2 (0.30%) SAP S/4HANA
7 1 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (0.15%) SAP MII
7 1 (0.15%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 310 (46.97%) Amazon AWS
2 214 (32.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 62 (9.39%) Amazon EC2
4 54 (8.18%) Amazon S3
5 45 (6.82%) SaaS
6 43 (6.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 38 (5.76%) Office 365
8 32 (4.85%) Serverless
9 26 (3.94%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 24 (3.64%) IaaS
11 23 (3.48%) Amazon ECS
11 23 (3.48%) AWS CloudFormation
11 23 (3.48%) Azure Active Directory
12 20 (3.03%) Amazon Glacier
12 20 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
12 20 (3.03%) Dynamics 365
13 16 (2.42%) Google Cloud Platform
14 15 (2.27%) GitHub
14 15 (2.27%) PaaS
15 14 (2.12%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 29 (4.39%) Firewall
2 15 (2.27%) Network Security
3 12 (1.82%) Internet
4 10 (1.52%) DNS
4 10 (1.52%) Intrusion Detection
5 8 (1.21%) LAN
5 8 (1.21%) WAN
6 7 (1.06%) Intranet
7 6 (0.91%) Remote Desktop
7 6 (0.91%) SAN
7 6 (0.91%) TCP/IP
7 6 (0.91%) VoIP
8 5 (0.76%) DHCP
8 5 (0.76%) VLAN
9 4 (0.61%) VPN
10 3 (0.45%) HTTP
11 2 (0.30%) Reverse Proxy
11 2 (0.30%) Skype
11 2 (0.30%) SSL
11 2 (0.30%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 182 (27.58%) SQL Server
2 64 (9.70%) MySQL
3 45 (6.82%) Relational Database
4 33 (5.00%) Amazon RDS
5 32 (4.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 31 (4.70%) NoSQL
7 25 (3.79%) SQL Server 2008
7 25 (3.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 22 (3.33%) OLAP
8 22 (3.33%) Oracle Database
8 22 (3.33%) SQL Server 2014
9 21 (3.18%) MongoDB
10 20 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
11 19 (2.88%) Azure SQL Database
11 19 (2.88%) Oracle Database 10g
11 19 (2.88%) Oracle Reports
11 19 (2.88%) PostgreSQL
12 18 (2.73%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 17 (2.58%) Oracle Database 11g
14 14 (2.12%) DTS
Development Applications
1 97 (14.70%) Visual Studio
2 62 (9.39%) Git (software)
3 60 (9.09%) Jenkins
4 59 (8.94%) JIRA
5 40 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
6 37 (5.61%) Selenium
7 23 (3.48%) WebDriver
8 19 (2.88%) Cucumber
8 19 (2.88%) JMeter
8 19 (2.88%) SoapUI
9 17 (2.58%) Maven
9 17 (2.58%) Oracle Forms
10 16 (2.42%) gulp
10 16 (2.42%) JUnit
11 15 (2.27%) GitLab
12 11 (1.67%) SonarQube
12 11 (1.67%) Visual Studio Team System
13 7 (1.06%) Bitbucket
13 7 (1.06%) DbUnit
13 7 (1.06%) jMock
General
1 48 (7.27%) Finance
2 31 (4.70%) Games
3 26 (3.94%) Marketing
4 23 (3.48%) Retail
5 12 (1.82%) Aerospace
6 11 (1.67%) Telecoms
7 10 (1.52%) Banking
8 8 (1.21%) Back Office
9 6 (0.91%) Retail Banking
10 5 (0.76%) Legal
11 4 (0.61%) Law
12 1 (0.15%) Automotive
12 1 (0.15%) Electronics
12 1 (0.15%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.15%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.15%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 388 (58.79%) Developer
2 103 (15.61%) C# Developer
3 92 (13.94%) .NET Developer
4 78 (11.82%) Software Developer
5 77 (11.67%) Architect
6 72 (10.91%) C# .NET Developer
7 64 (9.70%) Senior Developer
8 51 (7.73%) Java Developer
9 40 (6.06%) Analyst
10 39 (5.91%) Cloud Engineer
10 39 (5.91%) Solutions Architect
11 36 (5.45%) C# Software Developer
11 36 (5.45%) Web Developer
12 32 (4.85%) Cloud Architect
13 29 (4.39%) Lead Developer
13 29 (4.39%) Senior C# Developer
14 28 (4.24%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 28 (4.24%) Senior .NET Developer
14 28 (4.24%) SQL Developer
15 24 (3.64%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 258 (39.09%) .NET
2 200 (30.30%) HTML
3 174 (26.36%) CSS
4 121 (18.33%) AngularJS
5 117 (17.73%) SOAP
6 109 (16.52%) ASP.NET
7 105 (15.91%) REST
8 97 (14.70%) HTML5
9 95 (14.39%) XML
10 68 (10.30%) jQuery
11 67 (10.15%) ASP.NET Web API
12 63 (9.55%) Node.js
13 62 (9.39%) Spring
14 57 (8.64%) RESTful
15 55 (8.33%) .NET Framework
16 54 (8.18%) .NET Core
17 51 (7.73%) React
18 50 (7.58%) JSON
19 49 (7.42%) WCF
20 46 (6.97%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 69 (10.45%) Analytical Skills
2 64 (9.70%) Public Cloud
3 53 (8.03%) Data Centre
3 53 (8.03%) Self-Motivation
4 42 (6.36%) Virtual Team
5 32 (4.85%) Management Information System
6 26 (3.94%) Hybrid Cloud
6 26 (3.94%) Private Cloud
7 22 (3.33%) Driving Licence
8 13 (1.97%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 13 (1.97%) Mobile Games
8 13 (1.97%) Xbox
9 12 (1.82%) NHS
9 12 (1.82%) Replication
9 12 (1.82%) Robotics
9 12 (1.82%) Social Media
10 10 (1.52%) Mobile App
11 9 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
11 9 (1.36%) User Experience
12 8 (1.21%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 105 (15.91%) Windows
2 99 (15.00%) Linux
3 30 (4.55%) Unix
4 27 (4.09%) Windows Server
5 20 (3.03%) Mac OS
6 15 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (2.12%) Android
8 9 (1.36%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.45%) CentOS
9 3 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.30%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.15%) Amazon Linux
11 1 (0.15%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 340 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (16.36%) Scrum
3 101 (15.30%) MVC
4 96 (14.55%) OO
5 93 (14.09%) DevOps
6 92 (13.94%) Web Development
7 88 (13.33%) TDD
8 73 (11.06%) Microservices
9 72 (10.91%) Test Automation
10 71 (10.76%) OOP
11 69 (10.45%) Continuous Integration
12 67 (10.15%) SOA
13 65 (9.85%) Computer Science
14 57 (8.64%) Software Engineering
15 53 (8.03%) Unit Testing
16 51 (7.73%) Mentoring
17 48 (7.27%) Sprint Planning
18 46 (6.97%) Migration
19 45 (6.82%) Mathematics
19 45 (6.82%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 278 (42.12%) C#
2 272 (41.21%) SQL
3 223 (33.79%) JavaScript
4 172 (26.06%) Java
5 71 (10.76%) Python
6 60 (9.09%) T-SQL
7 58 (8.79%) PHP
8 50 (7.58%) PowerShell
9 33 (5.00%) PL/SQL
10 29 (4.39%) Bash Shell
11 24 (3.64%) C
12 20 (3.03%) VB.NET
13 16 (2.42%) Ruby
14 14 (2.12%) Java 8
14 14 (2.12%) X++
15 13 (1.97%) TypeScript
16 12 (1.82%) VBScript
17 10 (1.52%) Apex Code
17 10 (1.52%) Shell Script
18 6 (0.91%) Scala
Qualifications
1 123 (18.64%) Degree
2 36 (5.45%) Security Cleared
3 26 (3.94%) Computer Science Degree
4 24 (3.64%) Master's Degree
5 17 (2.58%) SC Cleared
6 10 (1.52%) DBS Check
6 10 (1.52%) DV Cleared
7 9 (1.36%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (0.91%) ISTQB
8 6 (0.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 5 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (0.76%) CISSP
9 5 (0.76%) MCSE
10 4 (0.61%) CCNA
10 4 (0.61%) MCSA
11 3 (0.45%) BC Cleared
11 3 (0.45%) MCSD
12 2 (0.30%) AWS Certification
12 2 (0.30%) CCNP
12 2 (0.30%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (4.09%) QA
2 21 (3.18%) GDPR
3 12 (1.82%) SLA
4 5 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.15%) BS7666
6 1 (0.15%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.15%) PMO
6 1 (0.15%) WAI
System Software
1 84 (12.73%) Docker
2 59 (8.94%) Active Directory
3 31 (4.70%) Hyper-V
4 26 (3.94%) VMware Infrastructure
5 18 (2.73%) Virtual Machines
6 10 (1.52%) BitLocker
6 10 (1.52%) Virtual Desktop
7 5 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.61%) Varnish
9 3 (0.45%) vSphere
10 2 (0.30%) Postfix
11 1 (0.15%) HDFS
11 1 (0.15%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 48 (7.27%) Kubernetes
2 28 (4.24%) Puppet
3 18 (2.73%) Terraform
4 16 (2.42%) Opscode Chef
5 13 (1.97%) Ansible
6 12 (1.82%) SCCM
7 11 (1.67%) SCOM
8 10 (1.52%) SCVMM
9 8 (1.21%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 4 (0.61%) Docker Swarm
10 4 (0.61%) Grafana
10 4 (0.61%) Packer
10 4 (0.61%) Prometheus
11 3 (0.45%) Single Sign-On
12 2 (0.30%) Control-M
12 2 (0.30%) Microsoft Clustering
12 2 (0.30%) WSUS
13 1 (0.15%) BladeLogic
13 1 (0.15%) Mesos
13 1 (0.15%) MIIS
Vendors
1 215 (32.58%) Microsoft
2 72 (10.91%) Oracle
3 31 (4.70%) VMware
4 24 (3.64%) ForgeRock
5 18 (2.73%) SAP
6 17 (2.58%) Google
7 16 (2.42%) Salesforce.com
7 16 (2.42%) ServiceNow
8 14 (2.12%) UiPath
9 10 (1.52%) McAfee
10 8 (1.21%) Blue Prism
10 8 (1.21%) Sitecore
11 7 (1.06%) MuleSoft
11 7 (1.06%) Software AG
11 7 (1.06%) webMethods
12 6 (0.91%) Cisco
13 5 (0.76%) Apple
13 5 (0.76%) Citrix
13 5 (0.76%) Red Hat
13 5 (0.76%) WooCommerce