Period
to 21 January 2020

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 21 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
England > Midlands
6 months to
21 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 53 37 48
Rank change year-on-year -16 +11 -5
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 474 687 763
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 4.49% 5.73% 5.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.82% 17.03% 13.10%
Number of salaries quoted 424 539 628
Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% -

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 3,431 4,033 5,823
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 32.52% 33.65% 39.24%
Number of salaries quoted 3,012 3,157 4,911
Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £68,300 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +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 21 January 2020.

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 21 January 2020. 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 -17 255 £45,000 - 68
East Midlands -10 215 £45,000 -5.26% 44
Web Services
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2020, 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.

1 236 (49.79%) Agile Software Development
2 223 (47.05%) .NET
3 199 (41.98%) C#
4 168 (35.44%) SQL
4 168 (35.44%) AWS
5 166 (35.02%) JavaScript
6 159 (33.54%) Microsoft
7 151 (31.86%) SQL Server
8 148 (31.22%) Azure
9 138 (29.11%) CSS
10 131 (27.64%) Java
11 128 (27.00%) RESTful
12 119 (25.11%) ASP.NET
13 112 (23.63%) HTML
14 95 (20.04%) Scrum
15 86 (18.14%) Degree
16 85 (17.93%) Test Automation
17 83 (17.51%) REST
18 82 (17.30%) SDLC
19 81 (17.09%) Spring
20 80 (16.88%) MVC
21 79 (16.67%) Jenkins
22 76 (16.03%) jQuery
23 73 (15.40%) Git (software)
24 70 (14.77%) SOAP
24 70 (14.77%) XML
25 69 (14.56%) AngularJS
26 66 (13.92%) Linux
27 64 (13.50%) Oracle
28 62 (13.08%) JIRA

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 29 (6.12%) Elasticsearch
2 22 (4.64%) Confluence
3 16 (3.38%) IIS
4 15 (3.16%) Apache Spark
4 15 (3.16%) SharePoint
5 14 (2.95%) Apache
6 13 (2.74%) CMS
7 9 (1.90%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.63%) JBoss
8 3 (0.63%) Red Hat Fuse
9 2 (0.42%) Drupal
9 2 (0.42%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.42%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.21%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.21%) Liferay
10 1 (0.21%) ThingWorx
10 1 (0.21%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (2.53%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.84%) Chatbot
2 4 (0.84%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.42%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.27%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.63%) WebTrends
3 2 (0.42%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.42%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.21%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 168 (35.44%) AWS
2 148 (31.22%) Azure
3 49 (10.34%) Amazon EC2
4 32 (6.75%) Amazon S3
5 29 (6.12%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 28 (5.91%) AWS CloudFormation
6 28 (5.91%) Serverless
7 26 (5.49%) GCP
8 24 (5.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 21 (4.43%) AWS Lambda
9 21 (4.43%) Cloud Computing
10 17 (3.59%) Amazon ECS
10 17 (3.59%) Azure Active Directory
11 12 (2.53%) GitHub
12 11 (2.32%) Amazon ELB
12 11 (2.32%) SaaS
13 10 (2.11%) Dynamics 365
13 10 (2.11%) Power Platform
14 8 (1.69%) Amazon SQS
15 7 (1.48%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 29 (6.12%) Internet
2 13 (2.74%) Intranet
3 11 (2.32%) SAN
4 10 (2.11%) Firewall
5 9 (1.90%) DNS
6 6 (1.27%) DHCP
7 5 (1.05%) Extranet
7 5 (1.05%) Fibre Channel
7 5 (1.05%) WAN
8 3 (0.63%) LAN
9 2 (0.42%) BGP
9 2 (0.42%) Network Security
9 2 (0.42%) OSPF
9 2 (0.42%) Spanning Tree
9 2 (0.42%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.42%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.21%) DKIM
10 1 (0.21%) NetScaler
10 1 (0.21%) Remote Desktop
10 1 (0.21%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 151 (31.86%) SQL Server
2 50 (10.55%) MySQL
3 39 (8.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 38 (8.02%) Amazon RDS
5 37 (7.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 28 (5.91%) MongoDB
7 27 (5.70%) PostgreSQL
7 27 (5.70%) SQL Server 2014
8 26 (5.49%) SQL Server 2012
8 26 (5.49%) SQL Server 2016
9 24 (5.06%) Relational Database
10 22 (4.64%) NoSQL
11 21 (4.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 21 (4.43%) Big Data
12 17 (3.59%) Azure SQL Database
13 16 (3.38%) Hadoop
14 14 (2.95%) HBase
15 13 (2.74%) Flink
16 12 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
17 11 (2.32%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 79 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 73 (15.40%) Git (software)
3 62 (13.08%) JIRA
4 46 (9.70%) Selenium
5 42 (8.86%) SoapUI
6 41 (8.65%) JUnit
7 40 (8.44%) Maven
8 24 (5.06%) Visual Studio
9 22 (4.64%) JMeter
10 21 (4.43%) SonarQube
11 13 (2.74%) Team Foundation Server
12 12 (2.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 12 (2.53%) DbUnit
12 12 (2.53%) Postman
13 11 (2.32%) Subversion
14 10 (2.11%) jMock
14 10 (2.11%) Mockito
15 9 (1.90%) Gradle
15 9 (1.90%) WebDriver
16 8 (1.69%) Eclipse
General
1 51 (10.76%) Finance
2 39 (8.23%) Public Sector
3 32 (6.75%) Retail
4 22 (4.64%) Manufacturing
5 19 (4.01%) Marketing
6 14 (2.95%) Legal
7 13 (2.74%) Telecoms
8 10 (2.11%) Electronics
9 6 (1.27%) Local Government
10 4 (0.84%) Banking
10 4 (0.84%) Games
11 3 (0.63%) Law
11 3 (0.63%) Publishing
12 1 (0.21%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.21%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 267 (56.33%) Developer
2 62 (13.08%) .NET Developer
3 55 (11.60%) Java Developer
4 54 (11.39%) Senior Developer
5 44 (9.28%) Software Developer
6 39 (8.23%) Full Stack Developer
7 36 (7.59%) Analyst
7 36 (7.59%) C# Developer
8 29 (6.12%) Architect
9 28 (5.91%) C# .NET Developer
10 24 (5.06%) Applications Developer
10 24 (5.06%) QA Engineer
11 22 (4.64%) Web Developer
12 20 (4.22%) Senior Java Developer
12 20 (4.22%) Software Engineer
12 20 (4.22%) Solutions Architect
13 19 (4.01%) Java Engineer
14 17 (3.59%) Cloud Engineer
14 17 (3.59%) Lead Developer
15 16 (3.38%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 223 (47.05%) .NET
2 138 (29.11%) CSS
3 128 (27.00%) RESTful
4 119 (25.11%) ASP.NET
5 112 (23.63%) HTML
6 83 (17.51%) REST
7 81 (17.09%) Spring
8 76 (16.03%) jQuery
9 70 (14.77%) SOAP
9 70 (14.77%) XML
10 69 (14.56%) AngularJS
11 61 (12.87%) ASP.NET MVC
12 48 (10.13%) Ajax
13 43 (9.07%) .NET Core
14 36 (7.59%) .NET Framework
15 34 (7.17%) JSON
16 32 (6.75%) HTML5
16 32 (6.75%) Spring Boot
17 31 (6.54%) Middleware
18 30 (6.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 54 (11.39%) Public Cloud
2 42 (8.86%) Analytical Skills
3 41 (8.65%) Data Centre
4 39 (8.23%) Self-Motivation
5 37 (7.81%) Greenfield Project
6 19 (4.01%) Mobile App
6 19 (4.01%) Private Cloud
6 19 (4.01%) Virtual Team
7 18 (3.80%) User Experience
8 17 (3.59%) Hybrid Cloud
9 10 (2.11%) Enterprise Cloud
9 10 (2.11%) NHS
10 9 (1.90%) AS400
10 9 (1.90%) iSeries
11 7 (1.48%) Driving Licence
11 7 (1.48%) Management Information System
12 6 (1.27%) Client/Server
12 6 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (0.84%) iPad
13 4 (0.84%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 66 (13.92%) Linux
2 46 (9.70%) Windows
3 29 (6.12%) Unix
4 16 (3.38%) Windows Server
5 11 (2.32%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (1.27%) Android
6 6 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (1.05%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.84%) Solaris
9 3 (0.63%) CentOS
9 3 (0.63%) VMS
10 2 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.42%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.21%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.21%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 236 (49.79%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (20.04%) Scrum
3 85 (17.93%) Test Automation
4 82 (17.30%) SDLC
5 80 (16.88%) MVC
6 61 (12.87%) DevOps
7 60 (12.66%) Mentoring
8 58 (12.24%) Continuous Integration
9 56 (11.81%) Microservices
9 56 (11.81%) Web Development
10 53 (11.18%) Problem-Solving
11 49 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
12 48 (10.13%) TDD
13 42 (8.86%) Project Management
14 39 (8.23%) Open Source
14 39 (8.23%) Software Engineering
15 38 (8.02%) API Testing
16 37 (7.81%) Coaching
17 35 (7.38%) Computer Science
18 34 (7.17%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 199 (41.98%) C#
2 168 (35.44%) SQL
3 166 (35.02%) JavaScript
4 131 (27.64%) Java
5 49 (10.34%) Python
6 29 (6.12%) PHP
7 25 (5.27%) C++
8 22 (4.64%) VB.NET
9 20 (4.22%) PowerShell
10 12 (2.53%) PL/SQL
11 9 (1.90%) T-SQL
12 8 (1.69%) Bash Shell
13 7 (1.48%) Java 8
13 7 (1.48%) TypeScript
14 6 (1.27%) X++
15 4 (0.84%) Korn
15 4 (0.84%) Ruby
16 3 (0.63%) ABAP
16 3 (0.63%) Groovy
16 3 (0.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 86 (18.14%) Degree
2 33 (6.96%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (2.32%) ISTQB
4 9 (1.90%) DBS Check
4 9 (1.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 9 (1.90%) Security Cleared
5 8 (1.69%) SC Cleared
6 7 (1.48%) Master's Degree
7 5 (1.05%) AWS Certification
8 4 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.42%) ISEB
9 2 (0.42%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.42%) Sun Certification
10 1 (0.21%) CCSP
10 1 (0.21%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.21%) CISM
10 1 (0.21%) CISSP
10 1 (0.21%) MCSA
10 1 (0.21%) MCSE
10 1 (0.21%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (9.49%) QA
2 13 (2.74%) SLA
3 8 (1.69%) Data Quality
4 5 (1.05%) GDPR
5 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.21%) PMO
5 1 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 31 (6.54%) Virtual Machines
1 31 (6.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (6.33%) Docker
2 30 (6.33%) Hyper-V
3 27 (5.70%) Active Directory
4 18 (3.80%) XenApp
5 7 (1.48%) Postfix
6 4 (0.84%) NFS
6 4 (0.84%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 3 (0.63%) vSphere
8 2 (0.42%) ProxySG
8 2 (0.42%) vCloud
9 1 (0.21%) Cygwin
9 1 (0.21%) HDFS
9 1 (0.21%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.21%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.21%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 20 (4.22%) Terraform
2 19 (4.01%) Ansible
3 17 (3.59%) Kubernetes
4 16 (3.38%) Puppet
5 11 (2.32%) SCVMM
6 10 (2.11%) ZABBIX
7 9 (1.90%) HP ALM
7 9 (1.90%) Kibana
7 9 (1.90%) logstash
8 6 (1.27%) SCCM
9 5 (1.05%) Single Sign-On
10 4 (0.84%) Mesos
10 4 (0.84%) Oracle ZFS
10 4 (0.84%) rkt
10 4 (0.84%) Simpana
11 2 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
12 1 (0.21%) AirWatch
12 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Intune
12 1 (0.21%) SCOM
Vendors
1 159 (33.54%) Microsoft
2 64 (13.50%) Oracle
3 49 (10.34%) Google
4 33 (6.96%) VMware
5 19 (4.01%) Citrix
6 17 (3.59%) IBM
7 14 (2.95%) HP
7 14 (2.95%) SAP
8 11 (2.32%) Alibaba
9 10 (2.11%) Black Duck
9 10 (2.11%) UiPath
10 9 (1.90%) CA
10 9 (1.90%) Cisco
10 9 (1.90%) Delphix
11 7 (1.48%) ForgeRock
11 7 (1.48%) MuleSoft
12 6 (1.27%) Sun
13 5 (1.05%) Xamarin
14 4 (0.84%) Blue Prism
14 4 (0.84%) CommVault