Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
England > Midlands
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 43 37
Rank change year-on-year -1 -6 +8
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 806 1013 1000
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 5.22% 5.58% 5.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.30% 15.47% 14.70%
Number of salaries quoted 729 894 969
Midlands median annual salary £40,500 £41,417 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.21% +3.54% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 6060 6549 6803
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 39.24% 36.11% 36.76%
Number of salaries quoted 5204 5606 5991
Midlands median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £59,963 £58,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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 -17 459 £40,000 - 36
East Midlands +11 349 £42,500 -2.30% 23
Web Services
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 403 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 355 (44.04%) JavaScript
3 353 (43.80%) C#
4 338 (41.94%) HTML
5 321 (39.83%) .NET
6 295 (36.60%) CSS
7 283 (35.11%) Java
8 267 (33.13%) SQL Server
9 257 (31.89%) SQL
10 241 (29.90%) MVC
11 219 (27.17%) ASP.NET
12 207 (25.68%) jQuery
13 178 (22.08%) Test Automation
14 173 (21.46%) RESTful
14 173 (21.46%) REST
14 173 (21.46%) XML
15 171 (21.22%) OO
16 152 (18.86%) HTML5
17 150 (18.61%) SOAP
18 143 (17.74%) JSON
18 143 (17.74%) Microsoft
19 142 (17.62%) AngularJS
20 133 (16.50%) Git (software)
21 131 (16.25%) Amazon AWS
22 122 (15.14%) Scrum
23 119 (14.76%) Software Engineering
24 113 (14.02%) Web Development
25 106 (13.15%) Unit Testing
26 104 (12.90%) SOA
27 103 (12.78%) Finance

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 49 (6.08%) Tomcat
2 48 (5.96%) BizTalk Server
3 45 (5.58%) CMS
4 42 (5.21%) IIS
5 30 (3.72%) SharePoint
6 25 (3.10%) Apache
7 18 (2.23%) Documentum
8 17 (2.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 16 (1.99%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 14 (1.74%) Alfresco
10 14 (1.74%) Confluence
10 14 (1.74%) Liferay
11 13 (1.61%) Hyperledger
11 13 (1.61%) NetWeaver
12 12 (1.49%) WebLogic
13 10 (1.24%) WebSphere
14 9 (1.12%) Apache Solr
15 7 (0.87%) Ethereum
15 7 (0.87%) JBoss
16 6 (0.74%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (1.61%) Photoshop
2 8 (0.99%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (0.50%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.25%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.25%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 29 (3.60%) Remedy ITSM
2 12 (1.49%) SAP CRM
3 8 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (0.99%) SAP IS-U
4 4 (0.50%) WebTrends
5 3 (0.37%) Magento
5 3 (0.37%) SAP S/4HANA
6 2 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.12%) BusinessWorks
7 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.12%) SAP CAR
7 1 (0.12%) SAP Hybris
7 1 (0.12%) SAP POS DM
Cloud Services
1 131 (16.25%) Amazon AWS
2 63 (7.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 41 (5.09%) SaaS
4 33 (4.09%) GitHub
5 19 (2.36%) Cloud Computing
6 15 (1.86%) Google Play
7 10 (1.24%) Amazon EC2
7 10 (1.24%) Google Analytics
7 10 (1.24%) Google Cloud Platform
8 8 (0.99%) AdWords
9 7 (0.87%) Office 365
10 6 (0.74%) Force.com
10 6 (0.74%) npm
11 5 (0.62%) Dynamics 365
12 4 (0.50%) Amazon S3
13 3 (0.37%) Amazon SQS
14 2 (0.25%) Amazon ELB
14 2 (0.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 1 (0.12%) Amazon CloudSearch
15 1 (0.12%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 21 (2.61%) Internet
2 15 (1.86%) HTTP
3 9 (1.12%) TCP/IP
4 8 (0.99%) ATM
5 5 (0.62%) DNS
5 5 (0.62%) Intranet
5 5 (0.62%) LDAP
6 4 (0.50%) Extranet
6 4 (0.50%) Firewall
6 4 (0.50%) Network Security
6 4 (0.50%) PBX
6 4 (0.50%) Skype
6 4 (0.50%) SMS
7 3 (0.37%) MPLS
7 3 (0.37%) Unified Communications
8 2 (0.25%) LAN
8 2 (0.25%) SAN
8 2 (0.25%) SNMP
8 2 (0.25%) SSH
8 2 (0.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 267 (33.13%) SQL Server
2 93 (11.54%) MySQL
3 64 (7.94%) NoSQL
4 36 (4.47%) SQL Server 2014
5 35 (4.34%) SQL Server 2008
6 31 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 29 (3.60%) Relational Database
8 28 (3.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 23 (2.85%) Big Data
10 22 (2.73%) SQL Server 2012
11 19 (2.36%) MongoDB
12 8 (0.99%) Amazon RDS
12 8 (0.99%) Blockchain
12 8 (0.99%) Redis
13 7 (0.87%) Oracle Reports
14 6 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
14 6 (0.74%) DTS
14 6 (0.74%) RDBMS
14 6 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
15 5 (0.62%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 133 (16.50%) Git (software)
2 89 (11.04%) JIRA
3 82 (10.17%) Selenium
4 78 (9.68%) Jenkins
5 64 (7.94%) Team Foundation Server
6 46 (5.71%) Visual Studio
7 44 (5.46%) JUnit
8 39 (4.84%) JMeter
9 37 (4.59%) Subversion
10 35 (4.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 33 (4.09%) SoapUI
11 33 (4.09%) Xcode
12 31 (3.85%) Android Studio
12 31 (3.85%) Cucumber
12 31 (3.85%) WebDriver
13 28 (3.47%) Maven
14 20 (2.48%) Eclipse
14 20 (2.48%) gulp
15 19 (2.36%) Grunt
16 14 (1.74%) Calabash
General
1 103 (12.78%) Finance
2 36 (4.47%) Retail
3 24 (2.98%) Marketing
4 20 (2.48%) Banking
5 16 (1.99%) Advertising
5 16 (1.99%) Electronics
6 12 (1.49%) Legal
7 11 (1.36%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.50%) Retail Banking
9 3 (0.37%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.37%) Law
9 3 (0.37%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.25%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.12%) Back Office
11 1 (0.12%) Billing
11 1 (0.12%) Games
11 1 (0.12%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 499 (61.91%) Developer
2 147 (18.24%) .NET Developer
3 130 (16.13%) Java Developer
4 93 (11.54%) C# Developer
5 82 (10.17%) Senior Developer
6 66 (8.19%) Architect
7 65 (8.06%) C# .NET Developer
8 55 (6.82%) Software Developer
9 48 (5.96%) Web Developer
10 45 (5.58%) Analyst
10 45 (5.58%) Android Developer
11 42 (5.21%) JavaScript Developer
12 41 (5.09%) ASP.NET Developer
13 40 (4.96%) QA Engineer
14 38 (4.71%) Applications Developer
15 37 (4.59%) HTML Developer
15 37 (4.59%) PHP Developer
16 36 (4.47%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 36 (4.47%) Software Engineer
16 36 (4.47%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 338 (41.94%) HTML
2 321 (39.83%) .NET
3 295 (36.60%) CSS
4 219 (27.17%) ASP.NET
5 207 (25.68%) jQuery
6 173 (21.46%) REST
6 173 (21.46%) RESTful
6 173 (21.46%) XML
7 152 (18.86%) HTML5
8 150 (18.61%) SOAP
9 143 (17.74%) JSON
10 142 (17.62%) AngularJS
11 100 (12.41%) ASP.NET Web API
12 96 (11.91%) WCF
13 84 (10.42%) Entity Framework
14 79 (9.80%) Node.js
15 72 (8.93%) Spring
15 72 (8.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 70 (8.68%) CSS3
17 67 (8.31%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 79 (9.80%) Mobile App
2 66 (8.19%) Analytical Skills
3 62 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 40 (4.96%) Greenfield Project
5 36 (4.47%) User Experience
6 22 (2.73%) Fintech
7 19 (2.36%) Enterprise Software
8 17 (2.11%) Social Media
9 13 (1.61%) Client/Server
10 7 (0.87%) Driving Licence
11 6 (0.74%) Hybrid Cloud
11 6 (0.74%) iPad
11 6 (0.74%) Management Information System
12 5 (0.62%) Smart Meter
12 5 (0.62%) Social Network
13 4 (0.50%) CMDB
13 4 (0.50%) N-Tier
13 4 (0.50%) Public Cloud
13 4 (0.50%) SCADA
13 4 (0.50%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 90 (11.17%) Windows
2 72 (8.93%) Android
3 58 (7.20%) Linux
4 40 (4.96%) Apple iOS
5 17 (2.11%) Unix
6 9 (1.12%) Windows Server
7 8 (0.99%) Windows Mobile
8 7 (0.87%) Windows Phone
8 7 (0.87%) Windows Phone 8
9 6 (0.74%) Ubuntu
10 5 (0.62%) Mac OS
10 5 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (0.50%) CentOS
12 3 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
14 1 (0.12%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 403 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 241 (29.90%) MVC
3 178 (22.08%) Test Automation
4 171 (21.22%) OO
5 122 (15.14%) Scrum
6 119 (14.76%) Software Engineering
7 113 (14.02%) Web Development
8 106 (13.15%) Unit Testing
9 104 (12.90%) SOA
10 103 (12.78%) TDD
11 90 (11.17%) Continuous Integration
12 74 (9.18%) ITIL
13 62 (7.69%) DevOps
13 62 (7.69%) Mentoring
14 60 (7.44%) OOP
15 54 (6.70%) Android Development
16 52 (6.45%) SDLC
17 49 (6.08%) Open Source
18 45 (5.58%) Microservices
19 43 (5.33%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 355 (44.04%) JavaScript
2 353 (43.80%) C#
3 283 (35.11%) Java
4 257 (31.89%) SQL
5 88 (10.92%) PHP
6 68 (8.44%) Python
7 66 (8.19%) T-SQL
8 55 (6.82%) VB.NET
9 40 (4.96%) C++
10 39 (4.84%) C
11 32 (3.97%) VB
12 31 (3.85%) Ruby
13 28 (3.47%) Objective-C
14 25 (3.10%) XPath
15 21 (2.61%) PL/SQL
16 20 (2.48%) TypeScript
17 15 (1.86%) Bash Shell
18 14 (1.74%) ABAP
18 14 (1.74%) Apple Swift
19 13 (1.61%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 82 (10.17%) Degree
2 60 (7.44%) Security Cleared
3 40 (4.96%) SC Cleared
4 23 (2.85%) Computer Science Degree
5 11 (1.36%) CCNA
5 11 (1.36%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (1.36%) MCP
6 6 (0.74%) ISTQB
7 5 (0.62%) ISEB
7 5 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.25%) ISEB Practitioner
9 2 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.25%) Sun Certification
10 1 (0.12%) APMP
10 1 (0.12%) CISA
10 1 (0.12%) CISM
10 1 (0.12%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 103 (12.78%) QA
2 48 (5.96%) SLA
3 18 (2.23%) Disclosure Scotland
4 10 (1.24%) GCP
5 4 (0.50%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.37%) COBIT
6 3 (0.37%) GDPR
6 3 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.25%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.25%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.25%) TickIT
8 1 (0.12%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 25 (3.10%) Docker
2 8 (0.99%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.50%) vSphere
5 2 (0.25%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 36 (4.47%) Puppet
2 14 (1.74%) TeamSite
3 12 (1.49%) Ansible
4 11 (1.36%) BMC PATROL
5 8 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (0.87%) ZABBIX
7 5 (0.62%) Consul
7 5 (0.62%) Icinga
7 5 (0.62%) Nagios
8 4 (0.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.25%) vCenter Server
10 1 (0.12%) Kubernetes
10 1 (0.12%) MAILsweeper
10 1 (0.12%) Mesos
10 1 (0.12%) Simpana
10 1 (0.12%) Terraform
Vendors
1 143 (17.74%) Microsoft
2 83 (10.30%) Oracle
3 42 (5.21%) Google
4 38 (4.71%) Sitecore
5 34 (4.22%) SAP
6 29 (3.60%) Remedy
7 20 (2.48%) Pega
8 18 (2.23%) Adobe
8 18 (2.23%) EMC
9 15 (1.86%) HP
10 14 (1.74%) OpenText
11 12 (1.49%) ServiceNow
12 11 (1.36%) BMC
12 11 (1.36%) Nimsoft
12 11 (1.36%) Zend
13 10 (1.24%) Red Hat
13 10 (1.24%) Xamarin
14 8 (0.99%) Sencha
14 8 (0.99%) Telerik
14 8 (0.99%) VMware