Period
to 17 November 2018

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 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
England > Midlands
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 45 42
Rank change year-on-year +9 -3 -4
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 747 796 1,019
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 5.69% 5.16% 5.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.49% 13.13% 15.51%
Number of salaries quoted 605 729 889
Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,500 £41,333
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -2.02% +3.33%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £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 4,531 6,064 6,569
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 34.54% 39.29% 36.02%
Number of salaries quoted 3,735 5,216 5,611
Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.97% -2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £59,875 £58,750
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 17 November 2018.

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 November 2018. 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 +2 379 £45,000 +12.50% 123
East Midlands +11 367 £47,000 +10.59% 61
Web Services
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, 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.

1 391 (52.34%) Agile Software Development
2 336 (44.98%) SQL
3 334 (44.71%) .NET
4 325 (43.51%) C#
5 302 (40.43%) JavaScript
6 274 (36.68%) HTML
7 252 (33.73%) Java
8 239 (31.99%) CSS
9 235 (31.46%) Microsoft
10 231 (30.92%) Amazon AWS
11 217 (29.05%) SQL Server
12 215 (28.78%) Microsoft Azure
13 193 (25.84%) MVC
14 177 (23.69%) ASP.NET
15 175 (23.43%) jQuery
16 166 (22.22%) Scrum
17 139 (18.61%) Test Automation
18 125 (16.73%) SOAP
19 124 (16.60%) XML
20 116 (15.53%) RESTful
21 115 (15.39%) Spring
22 114 (15.26%) Unit Testing
23 112 (14.99%) HTML5
23 112 (14.99%) Microservices
24 110 (14.73%) Windows
25 109 (14.59%) Software Engineering
26 108 (14.46%) ASP.NET Web API
27 107 (14.32%) Git (software)
28 104 (13.92%) Ajax
28 104 (13.92%) OO

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 32 (4.28%) CMS
1 32 (4.28%) Elasticsearch
2 23 (3.08%) SharePoint
3 21 (2.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 21 (2.81%) Tomcat
4 20 (2.68%) IIS
4 20 (2.68%) JBoss
4 20 (2.68%) WebSphere
5 17 (2.28%) Apache Spark
6 16 (2.14%) WebLogic
7 15 (2.01%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 12 (1.61%) Confluence
9 11 (1.47%) Apache
10 8 (1.07%) Cloud Foundry
11 7 (0.94%) Sitecore CMS
12 6 (0.80%) Alfresco
12 6 (0.80%) Liferay
13 5 (0.67%) Apache Solr
14 4 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
15 3 (0.40%) WordPress
Applications
1 29 (3.88%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (1.34%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (0.80%) MS Visio
3 6 (0.80%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.27%) Maya
6 1 (0.13%) Adobe Premiere
6 1 (0.13%) GIMP
6 1 (0.13%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 11 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.20%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.80%) Teamcenter
4 5 (0.67%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.40%) Magento
5 3 (0.40%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.13%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 231 (30.92%) Amazon AWS
2 215 (28.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 71 (9.50%) Amazon EC2
4 60 (8.03%) Amazon S3
5 50 (6.69%) Azure Active Directory
6 48 (6.43%) Serverless
7 37 (4.95%) Google Cloud Platform
8 36 (4.82%) AWS Lambda
8 36 (4.82%) Office 365
9 35 (4.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 33 (4.42%) Amazon SQS
11 31 (4.15%) AWS CloudFormation
12 27 (3.61%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 27 (3.61%) Amazon EMR
12 27 (3.61%) Amazon Kinesis
12 27 (3.61%) SaaS
13 21 (2.81%) Cloud Computing
14 20 (2.68%) CloudFront
15 12 (1.61%) Dynamics 365
15 12 (1.61%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (3.61%) Network Security
2 14 (1.87%) OpenLDAP
2 14 (1.87%) TCP/IP
3 6 (0.80%) SSL
4 5 (0.67%) HTTP
4 5 (0.67%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (0.54%) Firewall
6 3 (0.40%) DNS
6 3 (0.40%) Internet
6 3 (0.40%) Intranet
7 2 (0.27%) SAN
7 2 (0.27%) SNMP
8 1 (0.13%) DHCP
8 1 (0.13%) Extranet
8 1 (0.13%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.13%) LAN
8 1 (0.13%) SMS
8 1 (0.13%) SMTP
8 1 (0.13%) VoIP
8 1 (0.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 217 (29.05%) SQL Server
2 88 (11.78%) Relational Database
3 67 (8.97%) Amazon RDS
4 65 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 48 (6.43%) NoSQL
6 45 (6.02%) RDBMS
7 41 (5.49%) MySQL
8 39 (5.22%) Big Data
9 33 (4.42%) Cosmos DB
9 33 (4.42%) MongoDB
10 31 (4.15%) Azure SQL Database
11 28 (3.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 27 (3.61%) Amazon Redshift
13 23 (3.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 22 (2.95%) SQL Server 2008
15 19 (2.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 18 (2.41%) Hadoop
17 17 (2.28%) Power BI
18 13 (1.74%) Flink
18 13 (1.74%) HBase
Development Applications
1 107 (14.32%) Git (software)
2 82 (10.98%) Visual Studio
3 70 (9.37%) JIRA
4 64 (8.57%) Selenium
5 59 (7.90%) Jenkins
6 45 (6.02%) JUnit
7 41 (5.49%) SoapUI
8 39 (5.22%) JMeter
9 37 (4.95%) Maven
10 36 (4.82%) Team Foundation Server
11 28 (3.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 28 (3.75%) Cucumber
12 25 (3.35%) WebDriver
13 17 (2.28%) Jasmine
14 16 (2.14%) Zephyr
15 15 (2.01%) SpecFlow
15 15 (2.01%) TeamCity
15 15 (2.01%) Travis CI
16 14 (1.87%) NUnit
17 13 (1.74%) Subversion
General
1 104 (13.92%) Finance
2 68 (9.10%) Retail
3 31 (4.15%) Automotive
4 23 (3.08%) Manufacturing
5 17 (2.28%) Banking
6 14 (1.87%) Legal
7 11 (1.47%) Advertising
8 8 (1.07%) Marketing
9 7 (0.94%) Law
10 6 (0.80%) Publishing
11 2 (0.27%) Billing
11 2 (0.27%) Games
11 2 (0.27%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.13%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.13%) Electronics
12 1 (0.13%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.13%) Local Government
12 1 (0.13%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.13%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 442 (59.17%) Developer
2 117 (15.66%) .NET Developer
3 113 (15.13%) Java Developer
4 97 (12.99%) C# Developer
5 87 (11.65%) Architect
6 75 (10.04%) Senior Developer
7 64 (8.57%) Software Developer
8 57 (7.63%) Solutions Architect
9 56 (7.50%) C# .NET Developer
10 54 (7.23%) Cloud Architect
11 46 (6.16%) Lead Developer
12 42 (5.62%) Analyst
13 39 (5.22%) Cloud Solutions Architect
14 33 (4.42%) Software Engineer
15 31 (4.15%) Lead Architect
16 29 (3.88%) DevOps Engineer
16 29 (3.88%) Senior .NET Developer
17 27 (3.61%) Java Engineer
18 25 (3.35%) Lead Java Developer
18 25 (3.35%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 334 (44.71%) .NET
2 274 (36.68%) HTML
3 239 (31.99%) CSS
4 177 (23.69%) ASP.NET
5 175 (23.43%) jQuery
6 125 (16.73%) SOAP
7 124 (16.60%) XML
8 116 (15.53%) RESTful
9 115 (15.39%) Spring
10 112 (14.99%) HTML5
11 108 (14.46%) ASP.NET Web API
12 104 (13.92%) Ajax
13 103 (13.79%) .NET Framework
13 103 (13.79%) AngularJS
13 103 (13.79%) REST
14 94 (12.58%) ASP.NET MVC
15 84 (11.24%) JSON
16 83 (11.11%) WCF
17 80 (10.71%) Node.js
18 61 (8.17%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 63 (8.43%) Analytical Skills
2 61 (8.17%) Self-Motivation
3 52 (6.96%) Public Cloud
4 49 (6.56%) Computer Science
5 45 (6.02%) Data Centre
6 43 (5.76%) Enterprise Software
7 40 (5.35%) Mobile App
8 24 (3.21%) Fintech
8 24 (3.21%) NHS
9 23 (3.08%) User Experience
10 22 (2.95%) Virtual Team
11 21 (2.81%) CMDB
12 20 (2.68%) Private Cloud
13 19 (2.54%) Hybrid Cloud
14 13 (1.74%) Taxonomies
15 11 (1.47%) Driving Licence
15 11 (1.47%) Replication
16 10 (1.34%) Management Information System
17 8 (1.07%) Client/Server
17 8 (1.07%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 110 (14.73%) Windows
2 87 (11.65%) Linux
3 15 (2.01%) CentOS
4 12 (1.61%) Mac OS
5 11 (1.47%) Android
6 8 (1.07%) Apple iOS
6 8 (1.07%) Unix
7 3 (0.40%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.27%) Amazon Linux
8 2 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.13%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.13%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.13%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.13%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 391 (52.34%) Agile Software Development
2 193 (25.84%) MVC
3 166 (22.22%) Scrum
4 139 (18.61%) Test Automation
5 114 (15.26%) Unit Testing
6 112 (14.99%) Microservices
7 109 (14.59%) Software Engineering
8 104 (13.92%) OO
9 102 (13.65%) Problem-Solving
10 97 (12.99%) TDD
11 90 (12.05%) SOA
12 74 (9.91%) SDLC
13 69 (9.24%) DevOps
14 65 (8.70%) Web Development
15 63 (8.43%) Continuous Integration
15 63 (8.43%) Project Management
16 60 (8.03%) Service Management
17 58 (7.76%) Line Management
18 56 (7.50%) Analytics
19 52 (6.96%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 336 (44.98%) SQL
2 325 (43.51%) C#
3 302 (40.43%) JavaScript
4 252 (33.73%) Java
5 75 (10.04%) T-SQL
6 65 (8.70%) Python
7 49 (6.56%) PL/SQL
8 46 (6.16%) VB.NET
9 35 (4.69%) PowerShell
10 32 (4.28%) Java 8
10 32 (4.28%) PHP
11 24 (3.21%) C++
12 21 (2.81%) Scala
13 19 (2.54%) Shell Script
14 10 (1.34%) TypeScript
15 9 (1.20%) X++
16 8 (1.07%) VB
16 8 (1.07%) XPath
17 5 (0.67%) C
17 5 (0.67%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 90 (12.05%) Degree
2 38 (5.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 28 (3.75%) MCSA
3 28 (3.75%) MCSE
4 26 (3.48%) Security Cleared
5 19 (2.54%) Master's Degree
6 13 (1.74%) Computer Science Degree
7 8 (1.07%) MCPD
7 8 (1.07%) PhD
8 7 (0.94%) ISTQB
9 6 (0.80%) ISEB
10 5 (0.67%) Numerate Degree
11 4 (0.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 3 (0.40%) DBS Check
12 3 (0.40%) SC Cleared
12 3 (0.40%) Sun Certification
13 2 (0.27%) AWS Certification
14 1 (0.13%) Cisco Certification
14 1 (0.13%) TOGAF Certification
14 1 (0.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (6.69%) QA
2 30 (4.02%) GDPR
3 7 (0.94%) PMO
4 4 (0.54%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.54%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.27%) COBIT
6 2 (0.27%) SLA
7 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.13%) WAI
7 1 (0.13%) WCAG
System Software
1 64 (8.57%) Docker
2 60 (8.03%) Active Directory
3 30 (4.02%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (2.68%) Virtual Machines
5 18 (2.41%) Hyper-V
6 5 (0.67%) Varnish
7 2 (0.27%) Firmware
8 1 (0.13%) vCloud
8 1 (0.13%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 32 (4.28%) Opscode Chef
2 28 (3.75%) Kubernetes
3 26 (3.48%) Terraform
4 18 (2.41%) Ansible
5 14 (1.87%) ZABBIX
6 12 (1.61%) Single Sign-On
7 10 (1.34%) Puppet
8 6 (0.80%) Mesos
8 6 (0.80%) rkt
8 6 (0.80%) TeamSite
9 2 (0.27%) SCOM
10 1 (0.13%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.13%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 1 (0.13%) Grafana
10 1 (0.13%) Nagios
10 1 (0.13%) Nmap
10 1 (0.13%) Prometheus
10 1 (0.13%) Rancher
10 1 (0.13%) SCCM
10 1 (0.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 235 (31.46%) Microsoft
2 52 (6.96%) Oracle
3 41 (5.49%) Google
4 33 (4.42%) VMware
5 24 (3.21%) ServiceNow
6 17 (2.28%) ForgeRock
7 15 (2.01%) Adobe
8 11 (1.47%) SAP
8 11 (1.47%) UiPath
9 10 (1.34%) Reuters
10 9 (1.20%) IBM
11 7 (0.94%) HP
11 7 (0.94%) Sitecore
12 6 (0.80%) OpenText
13 5 (0.67%) Blue Prism
13 5 (0.67%) hybris
13 5 (0.67%) Remedy
13 5 (0.67%) Xamarin
14 4 (0.54%) LexisNexis
14 4 (0.54%) Trend Micro