Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
England > Midlands
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 38 47 43
Rank change year-on-year +9 -4 -4
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 696 772 930
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 5.76% 5.13% 5.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.11% 13.05% 15.35%
Number of salaries quoted 546 635 837
Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,750 £27,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

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 4,068 5,916 6,059
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 33.65% 39.34% 36.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3,185 4,991 5,233
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £68,450 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 22 January 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 22 January 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 +14 372 £45,000 +5.88% 103
East Midlands +1 324 £47,500 +11.76% 71
Web Services
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 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.

1 367 (52.73%) Agile Software Development
2 310 (44.54%) SQL
3 297 (42.67%) .NET
4 294 (42.24%) C#
5 284 (40.80%) Amazon AWS
6 256 (36.78%) Microsoft
7 254 (36.49%) JavaScript
8 247 (35.49%) Microsoft Azure
9 226 (32.47%) Java
10 225 (32.33%) HTML
11 191 (27.44%) CSS
12 186 (26.72%) SQL Server
13 143 (20.55%) ASP.NET
14 140 (20.11%) Scrum
15 134 (19.25%) MVC
15 134 (19.25%) Windows
16 123 (17.67%) OO
17 122 (17.53%) jQuery
18 120 (17.24%) SOAP
19 117 (16.81%) Test Automation
20 108 (15.52%) Degree
21 106 (15.23%) Linux
22 100 (14.37%) XML
22 100 (14.37%) Problem-Solving
23 98 (14.08%) HTML5
24 95 (13.65%) REST
24 95 (13.65%) Microservices
25 94 (13.51%) Software Engineering
26 93 (13.36%) Amazon EC2
27 92 (13.22%) Unit Testing

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 30 (4.31%) Elasticsearch
2 28 (4.02%) CMS
2 28 (4.02%) SharePoint
3 22 (3.16%) IIS
4 19 (2.73%) Apache Spark
5 12 (1.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 11 (1.58%) Apache
7 9 (1.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 9 (1.29%) BizTalk Server
8 8 (1.15%) Cloud Foundry
8 8 (1.15%) MQSeries
8 8 (1.15%) WebSphere
9 5 (0.72%) Joomla!
9 5 (0.72%) Sitecore CMS
10 4 (0.57%) Confluence
10 4 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (0.57%) SharePoint Server
10 4 (0.57%) WordPress
11 3 (0.43%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 44 (6.32%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (1.44%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (1.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.57%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.29%) Maya
6 1 (0.14%) Adobe Premiere
6 1 (0.14%) ArchiCAD
6 1 (0.14%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.14%) MicroStation
6 1 (0.14%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.14%) Revit
6 1 (0.14%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 11 (1.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.29%) Remedy ITSM
3 6 (0.86%) Raiser's Edge
3 6 (0.86%) Teamcenter
4 4 (0.57%) Magento
5 3 (0.43%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 284 (40.80%) Amazon AWS
2 247 (35.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 93 (13.36%) Amazon EC2
4 79 (11.35%) Amazon S3
5 62 (8.91%) Azure Active Directory
6 51 (7.33%) Serverless
7 49 (7.04%) AWS CloudFormation
8 48 (6.90%) Office 365
9 46 (6.61%) Google Cloud Platform
10 45 (6.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 41 (5.89%) AWS Lambda
12 40 (5.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 37 (5.32%) SaaS
14 36 (5.17%) Amazon SQS
15 30 (4.31%) Cloud Computing
16 29 (4.17%) Amazon EMR
16 29 (4.17%) Amazon Kinesis
17 20 (2.87%) CloudFront
17 20 (2.87%) IaaS
18 15 (2.16%) AWS CloudTrail
Communications & Networking
1 32 (4.60%) Network Security
2 15 (2.16%) Firewall
3 12 (1.72%) DNS
4 11 (1.58%) OpenLDAP
4 11 (1.58%) TCP/IP
5 8 (1.15%) Intranet
6 7 (1.01%) Intrusion Detection
7 6 (0.86%) Internet
7 6 (0.86%) LAN
7 6 (0.86%) WAN
8 4 (0.57%) VLAN
8 4 (0.57%) VoIP
9 3 (0.43%) SAN
9 3 (0.43%) SSL
9 3 (0.43%) VPN
10 2 (0.29%) DHCP
10 2 (0.29%) DMZ
10 2 (0.29%) Reverse Proxy
10 2 (0.29%) SNMP
11 1 (0.14%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 186 (26.72%) SQL Server
2 82 (11.78%) Amazon RDS
3 77 (11.06%) Relational Database
4 44 (6.32%) MySQL
5 42 (6.03%) RDBMS
6 41 (5.89%) Azure SQL Database
7 39 (5.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 36 (5.17%) NoSQL
9 33 (4.74%) Big Data
9 33 (4.74%) Cosmos DB
9 33 (4.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 30 (4.31%) Amazon Redshift
11 25 (3.59%) SQL Server 2008
11 25 (3.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 23 (3.30%) MongoDB
13 20 (2.87%) Hadoop
14 17 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
14 17 (2.44%) SQL Server 2014
15 13 (1.87%) Flink
15 13 (1.87%) HBase
Development Applications
1 88 (12.64%) Visual Studio
2 78 (11.21%) Git (software)
3 75 (10.78%) JIRA
4 69 (9.91%) Selenium
5 65 (9.34%) Jenkins
6 45 (6.47%) JMeter
7 44 (6.32%) SoapUI
8 28 (4.02%) WebDriver
9 25 (3.59%) Cucumber
10 21 (3.02%) Team Foundation Server
11 20 (2.87%) JUnit
12 17 (2.44%) Maven
13 16 (2.30%) Zephyr
14 14 (2.01%) Travis CI
15 12 (1.72%) Jasmine
16 11 (1.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 10 (1.44%) gulp
17 10 (1.44%) webpack
18 8 (1.15%) Rational Rose
18 8 (1.15%) SonarQube
General
1 88 (12.64%) Finance
2 56 (8.05%) Retail
3 18 (2.59%) Manufacturing
4 13 (1.87%) Automotive
4 13 (1.87%) Banking
4 13 (1.87%) Law
4 13 (1.87%) Marketing
5 9 (1.29%) Advertising
5 9 (1.29%) Legal
6 6 (0.86%) Aerospace
7 5 (0.72%) Back Office
8 4 (0.57%) Publishing
9 3 (0.43%) Games
10 2 (0.29%) Electronics
10 2 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.14%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.14%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 381 (54.74%) Developer
2 105 (15.09%) .NET Developer
3 97 (13.94%) C# Developer
4 93 (13.36%) Architect
5 71 (10.20%) Software Developer
6 70 (10.06%) Cloud Architect
7 68 (9.77%) Java Developer
8 66 (9.48%) C# .NET Developer
9 61 (8.76%) Solutions Architect
10 57 (8.19%) Senior Developer
11 52 (7.47%) Analyst
12 51 (7.33%) Cloud Solutions Architect
13 40 (5.75%) Lead Developer
14 35 (5.03%) Web Developer
15 34 (4.89%) Lead Architect
16 31 (4.45%) DevOps Engineer
16 31 (4.45%) Senior .NET Developer
17 25 (3.59%) Lead Solutions Architect
18 22 (3.16%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
18 22 (3.16%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 297 (42.67%) .NET
2 225 (32.33%) HTML
3 191 (27.44%) CSS
4 143 (20.55%) ASP.NET
5 122 (17.53%) jQuery
6 120 (17.24%) SOAP
7 100 (14.37%) XML
8 98 (14.08%) HTML5
9 95 (13.65%) REST
10 87 (12.50%) RESTful
11 85 (12.21%) Node.js
12 80 (11.49%) AngularJS
12 80 (11.49%) ASP.NET Web API
13 72 (10.34%) .NET Framework
13 72 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC
14 65 (9.34%) Spring
15 55 (7.90%) JSON
15 55 (7.90%) React
16 45 (6.47%) Ajax
17 42 (6.03%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 88 (12.64%) Public Cloud
2 78 (11.21%) Self-Motivation
3 70 (10.06%) Data Centre
4 56 (8.05%) Analytical Skills
5 42 (6.03%) Private Cloud
6 40 (5.75%) Virtual Team
7 31 (4.45%) Hybrid Cloud
8 29 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
9 28 (4.02%) Fintech
9 28 (4.02%) NHS
10 18 (2.59%) Management Information System
11 16 (2.30%) Mobile App
11 16 (2.30%) Replication
12 15 (2.16%) CMDB
13 11 (1.58%) Greenfield Project
13 11 (1.58%) Taxonomies
14 9 (1.29%) User Experience
15 8 (1.15%) Driving Licence
16 6 (0.86%) Internet of Things
17 4 (0.57%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 134 (19.25%) Windows
2 106 (15.23%) Linux
3 12 (1.72%) CentOS
4 11 (1.58%) Windows Server
5 8 (1.15%) Unix
6 6 (0.86%) Mac OS
7 5 (0.72%) Android
7 5 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.57%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.14%) Amazon Linux
10 1 (0.14%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.14%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 367 (52.73%) Agile Software Development
2 140 (20.11%) Scrum
3 134 (19.25%) MVC
4 123 (17.67%) OO
5 117 (16.81%) Test Automation
6 100 (14.37%) Problem-Solving
7 95 (13.65%) Microservices
8 94 (13.51%) Software Engineering
9 92 (13.22%) Unit Testing
10 87 (12.50%) Web Development
11 86 (12.36%) TDD
12 82 (11.78%) Project Management
13 81 (11.64%) DevOps
14 70 (10.06%) SOA
15 64 (9.20%) Computer Science
16 62 (8.91%) Identity Access Management
17 61 (8.76%) ITIL
18 60 (8.62%) SDLC
19 58 (8.33%) OOP
19 58 (8.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 310 (44.54%) SQL
2 294 (42.24%) C#
3 254 (36.49%) JavaScript
4 226 (32.47%) Java
5 79 (11.35%) Python
6 59 (8.48%) T-SQL
7 45 (6.47%) PowerShell
8 40 (5.75%) PHP
8 40 (5.75%) PL/SQL
9 37 (5.32%) VB.NET
10 25 (3.59%) C++
10 25 (3.59%) Scala
11 24 (3.45%) Shell Script
12 18 (2.59%) Ruby
13 16 (2.30%) Java 8
14 11 (1.58%) C
15 10 (1.44%) VB
16 9 (1.29%) TypeScript
17 8 (1.15%) VB6
18 7 (1.01%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 108 (15.52%) Degree
2 37 (5.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 37 (5.32%) Security Cleared
3 35 (5.03%) Master's Degree
4 31 (4.45%) MCSE
5 29 (4.17%) MCSA
6 17 (2.44%) Computer Science Degree
7 10 (1.44%) ISEB
7 10 (1.44%) ISTQB
8 8 (1.15%) DBS Check
8 8 (1.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 6 (0.86%) SC Cleared
10 5 (0.72%) MCPD
11 4 (0.57%) CISSP
11 4 (0.57%) Numerate Degree
12 2 (0.29%) CCNA
12 2 (0.29%) CCNP
12 2 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.29%) DV Cleared
12 2 (0.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (7.33%) QA
2 49 (7.04%) GDPR
3 7 (1.01%) PMO
4 6 (0.86%) SLA
5 4 (0.57%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.29%) COBIT
6 2 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.14%) WAI
System Software
1 83 (11.93%) Active Directory
2 73 (10.49%) Docker
3 39 (5.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 29 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
5 27 (3.88%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.57%) Varnish
7 2 (0.29%) BitLocker
7 2 (0.29%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.14%) vCloud
8 1 (0.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 48 (6.90%) Kubernetes
2 37 (5.32%) Terraform
3 32 (4.60%) Opscode Chef
4 28 (4.02%) Ansible
5 21 (3.02%) Puppet
6 12 (1.72%) Single Sign-On
7 11 (1.58%) ZABBIX
8 9 (1.29%) Mesos
8 9 (1.29%) rkt
9 4 (0.57%) SCCM
9 4 (0.57%) SCOM
10 2 (0.29%) SCVMM
10 2 (0.29%) TeamSite
11 1 (0.14%) Backup Exec
11 1 (0.14%) Nagios
11 1 (0.14%) Nmap
Vendors
1 256 (36.78%) Microsoft
2 45 (6.47%) VMware
3 41 (5.89%) Oracle
4 40 (5.75%) Google
5 33 (4.74%) ForgeRock
6 22 (3.16%) ServiceNow
7 11 (1.58%) IBM
8 10 (1.44%) Reuters
8 10 (1.44%) SAP
8 10 (1.44%) UiPath
9 9 (1.29%) Adobe
9 9 (1.29%) Remedy
10 7 (1.01%) Blue Prism
10 7 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (0.86%) McAfee
12 5 (0.72%) Cisco
12 5 (0.72%) Sitecore
13 4 (0.57%) Citrix
13 4 (0.57%) Red Hat
13 4 (0.57%) Trend Micro