The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
UK / Northern Ireland
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 26 23
Rank change year-on-year +8 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 17 5 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 8.95% 3.23% 10.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.00% 9.80% 29.09%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 9
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,300 £32,000 £33,200
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £54,000 £63,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

Web Services is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 85 51 55
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 44.74% 32.90% 37.41%
Number of salaries quoted 61 47 29
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northern Ireland citing Web Services as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Web Services in Northern Ireland

Web Services
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Web Services in Northern Ireland.

Salary trend for Web Services in Northern Ireland

Web Services
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Web Services in Northern Ireland over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Web Services in Northern Ireland

Web Services
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim +9 17 £37,500 +7.14%
Web Services
UK

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 19 (61.29%) MVC
1 19 (61.29%) Java
2 16 (51.61%) Oracle
3 15 (48.39%) JSON
4 14 (45.16%) ASP.NET
4 14 (45.16%) .NET
5 12 (38.71%) JMS
5 12 (38.71%) Microsoft
6 11 (35.48%) SQL
6 11 (35.48%) JavaScript
6 11 (35.48%) SQL Server
6 11 (35.48%) Software Engineering
6 11 (35.48%) Jenkins
7 10 (32.26%) Spring MVC
7 10 (32.26%) jQuery
7 10 (32.26%) RESTful
7 10 (32.26%) AngularJS
7 10 (32.26%) Spring
7 10 (32.26%) XML
7 10 (32.26%) CSS
7 10 (32.26%) C#
7 10 (32.26%) HTML
8 9 (29.03%) JDBC
8 9 (29.03%) Shell Script
8 9 (29.03%) FpML
8 9 (29.03%) Unix
8 9 (29.03%) Maven
8 9 (29.03%) JIRA
8 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (29.03%) Scrum

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 9 (29.03%) GemFire
2 3 (9.68%) JBoss
2 3 (9.68%) Tomcat
2 3 (9.68%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (35.48%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.68%) RDBMS
2 3 (9.68%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (35.48%) Jenkins
2 9 (29.03%) Git (software)
2 9 (29.03%) JIRA
2 9 (29.03%) Maven
2 9 (29.03%) TeamCity
3 3 (9.68%) CruiseControl
3 3 (9.68%) NUnit
4 2 (6.45%) GitLab
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Games
Job Titles
1 29 (93.55%) Developer
2 15 (48.39%) Java Developer
3 13 (41.94%) .NET Developer
4 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (19.35%) Oracle Developer
6 5 (16.13%) Senior Developer
7 4 (12.90%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (12.90%) C# Developer
7 4 (12.90%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (12.90%) Software Developer
8 3 (9.68%) .NET Software Developer
8 3 (9.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (9.68%) C# Software Developer
8 3 (9.68%) C# VB.NET Developer
8 3 (9.68%) VB.NET Developer
8 3 (9.68%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (3.23%) J2EE Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Senior .NET Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 1 (3.23%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (48.39%) JSON
2 14 (45.16%) .NET
2 14 (45.16%) ASP.NET
3 12 (38.71%) JMS
4 10 (32.26%) AngularJS
4 10 (32.26%) CSS
4 10 (32.26%) HTML
4 10 (32.26%) jQuery
4 10 (32.26%) RESTful
4 10 (32.26%) Spring
4 10 (32.26%) Spring MVC
4 10 (32.26%) XML
5 9 (29.03%) FpML
5 9 (29.03%) JDBC
5 9 (29.03%) WCF
6 7 (22.58%) SOAP
7 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (12.90%) Ember.js
8 4 (12.90%) React
8 4 (12.90%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Virtual Team
2 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.68%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.45%) Smart Energy
4 1 (3.23%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.23%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (29.03%) Unix
2 1 (3.23%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) MVC
2 11 (35.48%) Software Engineering
3 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (29.03%) Multithreading
3 9 (29.03%) Scrum
4 5 (16.13%) API Development
5 4 (12.90%) Information Management
6 3 (9.68%) Asset Management
6 3 (9.68%) Data Protection
6 3 (9.68%) Front End Development
6 3 (9.68%) SDLC
6 3 (9.68%) Test Automation
7 2 (6.45%) BDD
7 2 (6.45%) EAM
8 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.23%) Continuous Delivery
8 1 (3.23%) Document Management
8 1 (3.23%) ITIL
8 1 (3.23%) Process Management
8 1 (3.23%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 19 (61.29%) Java
2 11 (35.48%) JavaScript
2 11 (35.48%) SQL
3 10 (32.26%) C#
4 9 (29.03%) Shell Script
5 6 (19.35%) T-SQL
6 3 (9.68%) PL/SQL
6 3 (9.68%) Scala
6 3 (9.68%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Degree
2 3 (9.68%) HNC
2 3 (9.68%) HND
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Docker
2 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.23%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Grafana
1 2 (6.45%) Kibana
1 2 (6.45%) Prometheus
1 2 (6.45%) Zipkin
2 1 (3.23%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (3.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (51.61%) Oracle
2 12 (38.71%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.45%) New Relic
4 1 (3.23%) Citrix
4 1 (3.23%) VMware