Period
to 24 February 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of England 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 24 February 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
England > North of England
6 months to
24 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 87 44 46
Rank change year-on-year -43 +2 -11
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 352 833 923
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 3.25% 5.30% 4.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.21% 13.71% 12.64%
Number of salaries quoted 358 728 837
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £76,027 £70,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% +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 North of England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
North of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 4,285 6,078 7,300
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 39.58% 38.64% 39.06%
Number of salaries quoted 3,724 5,124 6,068
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,500 £30,000 £29,160
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

Job postings citing Web Services as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North of England.

Job vacancy trend for Web Services in the North of England

Web Services
Salary Trend in the North of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Web Services in the North of England.

Salary trend for Web Services in the North of England

Web Services
Salary Histogram in the North of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Web Services in the North of England over the 6 months to 24 February 2021.

Salary histogram for Web Services in the North of England

Web Services
Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the North of England region over the 6 months to 24 February 2021. 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
North West -39 191 £50,000 - 68
Yorkshire -25 131 £42,500 -15.00% 37
North East -17 30 £45,000 +20.00% 13
Web Services
England

For the 6 months to 24 February 2021, 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 North of England region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 145 (41.19%) Agile Software Development
2 132 (37.50%) Azure
3 131 (37.22%) .NET
4 129 (36.65%) AWS
5 123 (34.94%) JavaScript
6 113 (32.10%) C#
7 105 (29.83%) Microsoft
8 103 (29.26%) SQL
9 98 (27.84%) DevOps
10 83 (23.58%) SQL Server
11 77 (21.88%) HTML
12 73 (20.74%) REST
13 68 (19.32%) Docker
14 67 (19.03%) CSS
14 67 (19.03%) Linux
15 64 (18.18%) Git (software)
16 62 (17.61%) Windows
17 61 (17.33%) MVC
18 60 (17.05%) Java
19 58 (16.48%) Oracle
20 57 (16.19%) Software Engineering
21 56 (15.91%) RESTful
21 56 (15.91%) Problem-Solving
22 54 (15.34%) SOAP
23 52 (14.77%) .NET Framework
24 51 (14.49%) Node.js
24 51 (14.49%) XML
24 51 (14.49%) React
25 48 (13.64%) Microservices
26 47 (13.35%) ASP.NET

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of England 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 27 (7.67%) CMS
2 14 (3.98%) IIS
3 12 (3.41%) Confluence
3 12 (3.41%) Umbraco
4 10 (2.84%) EPiServer
4 10 (2.84%) Kentico
4 10 (2.84%) Sitecore CMS
4 10 (2.84%) WordPress
5 8 (2.27%) SharePoint
6 7 (1.99%) Apache Spark
7 6 (1.70%) IBM Domino
8 5 (1.42%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.85%) Apache
10 2 (0.57%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.57%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.28%) Drupal
11 1 (0.28%) nginx
Applications
1 8 (2.27%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (2.84%) Dynamics CRM
1 10 (2.84%) nopCommerce
2 2 (0.57%) Magento
2 2 (0.57%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.28%) BASE24
3 1 (0.28%) Elite 3E
3 1 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.28%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.28%) Sage 50
3 1 (0.28%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.28%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.28%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.28%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.28%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.28%) SAP Payroll
3 1 (0.28%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.28%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 132 (37.50%) Azure
2 129 (36.65%) AWS
3 28 (7.95%) Serverless
4 27 (7.67%) Microsoft 365
5 26 (7.39%) SaaS
6 20 (5.68%) AWS Lambda
7 17 (4.83%) GCP
8 13 (3.69%) Dynamics 365
9 12 (3.41%) PaaS
10 11 (3.13%) Power Platform
11 9 (2.56%) IaaS
12 6 (1.70%) Amazon EKS
12 6 (1.70%) GitHub
12 6 (1.70%) Salesforce Service Cloud
13 5 (1.42%) Amazon EC2
14 4 (1.14%) Amazon ELB
14 4 (1.14%) Amazon SQS
14 4 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
14 4 (1.14%) npm
14 4 (1.14%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 26 (7.39%) Firewall
2 20 (5.68%) SAN
3 15 (4.26%) VPN
4 12 (3.41%) VLAN
5 10 (2.84%) IPv4
5 10 (2.84%) LAN
5 10 (2.84%) OSPF
5 10 (2.84%) WAN
6 9 (2.56%) DNS
6 9 (2.56%) Internet
6 9 (2.56%) Skype
7 8 (2.27%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (2.27%) MPLS
7 8 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (1.70%) DHCP
8 6 (1.70%) Network Security
9 5 (1.42%) SSL
10 4 (1.14%) FTP
10 4 (1.14%) HTTP
10 4 (1.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (23.58%) SQL Server
2 30 (8.52%) NoSQL
3 25 (7.10%) MySQL
4 17 (4.83%) Relational Database
5 12 (3.41%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (3.13%) Oracle Database
7 10 (2.84%) Amazon RDS
8 9 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (1.99%) Apache Hive
10 7 (1.99%) Big Data
10 7 (1.99%) Hadoop
10 7 (1.99%) HBase
10 7 (1.99%) Sqoop
11 4 (1.14%) Amazon Redshift
11 4 (1.14%) BigQuery
11 4 (1.14%) MongoDB
11 4 (1.14%) Power BI
11 4 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (0.85%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 64 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 40 (11.36%) Jenkins
3 21 (5.97%) JIRA
4 20 (5.68%) JUnit
4 20 (5.68%) Maven
5 17 (4.83%) Bitbucket
6 12 (3.41%) Subversion
7 11 (3.13%) Jasmine
7 11 (3.13%) Visual Studio
8 9 (2.56%) Selenium
9 7 (1.99%) WebDriver
10 6 (1.70%) Eclipse
10 6 (1.70%) TeamCity
11 5 (1.42%) GitLab
11 5 (1.42%) Storybook
11 5 (1.42%) Team Foundation Server
12 3 (0.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 3 (0.85%) Visual Studio Team System
13 2 (0.57%) IntelliJ
13 2 (0.57%) PHPUnit
General
1 42 (11.93%) Finance
2 14 (3.98%) Legal
3 11 (3.13%) Games
3 11 (3.13%) Retail
4 8 (2.27%) Marketing
5 5 (1.42%) Law
6 4 (1.14%) Public Sector
6 4 (1.14%) Publishing
6 4 (1.14%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.85%) Advertising
7 3 (0.85%) Local Government
8 2 (0.57%) Front Office
8 2 (0.57%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.28%) Automotive
9 1 (0.28%) Back Office
9 1 (0.28%) Banking
9 1 (0.28%) French Language
9 1 (0.28%) German Language
9 1 (0.28%) Police
9 1 (0.28%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 206 (58.52%) Developer
2 66 (18.75%) Senior Developer
3 65 (18.47%) .NET Developer
4 33 (9.38%) Java Developer
5 30 (8.52%) Software Engineer
6 24 (6.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 23 (6.53%) Senior .NET Developer
8 21 (5.97%) Full Stack Developer
9 20 (5.68%) Architect
9 20 (5.68%) DevOps Engineer
10 15 (4.26%) C# Developer
10 15 (4.26%) Java Engineer
10 15 (4.26%) PHP Developer
10 15 (4.26%) Senior Java Developer
10 15 (4.26%) Software Developer
11 14 (3.98%) AWS Engineer
11 14 (3.98%) Java Software Engineer
12 13 (3.69%) Lead Developer
13 12 (3.41%) IT Engineer
13 12 (3.41%) Senior Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (37.22%) .NET
2 77 (21.88%) HTML
3 73 (20.74%) REST
4 67 (19.03%) CSS
5 56 (15.91%) RESTful
6 54 (15.34%) SOAP
7 52 (14.77%) .NET Framework
8 51 (14.49%) Node.js
8 51 (14.49%) React
8 51 (14.49%) XML
9 47 (13.35%) ASP.NET
10 45 (12.78%) JSON
11 43 (12.22%) Spring
12 41 (11.65%) AngularJS
13 24 (6.82%) ASP.NET Web API
14 21 (5.97%) Vue.js
15 20 (5.68%) Spring Boot
16 19 (5.40%) .NET Core
17 17 (4.83%) jQuery
18 16 (4.55%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 24 (6.82%) Enterprise Software
1 24 (6.82%) Greenfield Project
2 21 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (5.97%) Public Cloud
3 19 (5.40%) User Experience
4 17 (4.83%) Mobile App
5 15 (4.26%) NHS
6 14 (3.98%) Blog
7 12 (3.41%) Management Information System
8 11 (3.13%) FMCG
9 8 (2.27%) Cloud Native
10 6 (1.70%) Renewable Energy
11 5 (1.42%) PKI
12 4 (1.14%) Linux Command Line
12 4 (1.14%) PlayStation
13 3 (0.85%) AS400
13 3 (0.85%) Data Centre
13 3 (0.85%) iSeries
13 3 (0.85%) IVR
13 3 (0.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 67 (19.03%) Linux
2 62 (17.61%) Windows
3 39 (11.08%) Windows Server
4 19 (5.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (4.83%) Unix
6 16 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (3.69%) Windows Server 2016
9 4 (1.14%) Android
10 3 (0.85%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.57%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.28%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (41.19%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (27.84%) DevOps
3 61 (17.33%) MVC
4 57 (16.19%) Software Engineering
5 56 (15.91%) Problem-Solving
6 48 (13.64%) Microservices
7 41 (11.65%) TDD
8 37 (10.51%) OO
9 34 (9.66%) E-Commerce
10 33 (9.38%) OOP
11 31 (8.81%) SDLC
12 28 (7.95%) Scrum
13 27 (7.67%) Front End Development
13 27 (7.67%) ITIL
14 25 (7.10%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 25 (7.10%) Mentoring
14 25 (7.10%) SOA
15 22 (6.25%) Configuration Management
15 22 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
15 22 (6.25%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 123 (34.94%) JavaScript
2 113 (32.10%) C#
3 103 (29.26%) SQL
4 60 (17.05%) Java
5 41 (11.65%) Python
6 28 (7.95%) Bash Shell
7 25 (7.10%) PHP
7 25 (7.10%) TypeScript
8 24 (6.82%) PowerShell
9 21 (5.97%) ES6
10 9 (2.56%) Go
11 7 (1.99%) Apex Code
11 7 (1.99%) Ruby
11 7 (1.99%) VB
12 4 (1.14%) ActionScript
12 4 (1.14%) ActionScript 2.0
12 4 (1.14%) Perl
12 4 (1.14%) PL/SQL
12 4 (1.14%) Shell Script
12 4 (1.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 46 (13.07%) Degree
2 14 (3.98%) PhD
3 12 (3.41%) GIAC
4 10 (2.84%) RHCE
5 6 (1.70%) CISSP
5 6 (1.70%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (1.42%) AWS Certification
6 5 (1.42%) CISM
7 4 (1.14%) DBS Check
7 4 (1.14%) SC Cleared
7 4 (1.14%) Security Cleared
8 3 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (0.85%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (0.85%) OCP
8 3 (0.85%) Oracle Certification
9 2 (0.57%) CCNA
9 2 (0.57%) CCNP
9 2 (0.57%) HND
9 2 (0.57%) MCSE
9 2 (0.57%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (6.82%) QA
2 10 (2.84%) WAI
3 9 (2.56%) SLA
4 5 (1.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (1.14%) Cyber Essentials
5 4 (1.14%) GDPR
5 4 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 2 (0.57%) HL7
6 2 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.28%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 68 (19.32%) Docker
2 36 (10.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (7.10%) Active Directory
4 16 (4.55%) Hyper-V
5 10 (2.84%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (2.27%) XenDesktop
7 7 (1.99%) HDFS
8 1 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.28%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 42 (11.93%) Kubernetes
2 22 (6.25%) Ansible
3 18 (5.11%) Puppet
4 16 (4.55%) Terraform
5 9 (2.56%) SCCM
5 9 (2.56%) SCOM
5 9 (2.56%) SCVMM
6 8 (2.27%) NetBackup
6 8 (2.27%) Norton AntiVirus
6 8 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (2.27%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 7 (1.99%) Graphite
7 7 (1.99%) Hadoop YARN
7 7 (1.99%) Nagios
7 7 (1.99%) Opsview
8 3 (0.85%) Single Sign-On
9 2 (0.57%) WMI
9 2 (0.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 105 (29.83%) Microsoft
2 58 (16.48%) Oracle
3 38 (10.80%) VMware
4 22 (6.25%) Red Hat
5 17 (4.83%) Citrix
5 17 (4.83%) Google
6 12 (3.41%) Sitecore
7 11 (3.13%) Cisco
7 11 (3.13%) EMC
8 10 (2.84%) Salesforce.com
9 9 (2.56%) CommVault
9 9 (2.56%) HP
9 9 (2.56%) IBM
9 9 (2.56%) Veeam
10 8 (2.27%) Juniper
10 8 (2.27%) Symantec
11 7 (1.99%) SAP
12 4 (1.14%) Xamarin
13 3 (0.85%) Dell
13 3 (0.85%) Sage