Period
to 18 November 2018

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 6 months to 18 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 25 31
Rank change year-on-year -18 +6 -17
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 27 47 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 5.36% 10.40% 5.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.80% 22.27% 14.41%
Number of salaries quoted 11 31 10
Northern Ireland median annual salary £32,500 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% -2.50% +10.34%
10th Percentile £23,750 £24,750 £26,750
90th Percentile £47,500 £52,500 £46,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 250 211 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 49.60% 46.68% 34.71%
Number of salaries quoted 183 133 93
Northern Ireland median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £26,250 £13,900 £28,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK 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 Northern Ireland

Job postings citing Web Services as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

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 6 months to 18 November 2018.

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 6 months to 18 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
County Antrim -24 23 £32,500 -16.67% 7
County Tyrone - 3 £27,500 -
County Armagh - 1 £45,000 -
Web Services
UK

For the 6 months to 18 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 17 (62.96%) JavaScript
2 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (51.85%) HTML
3 14 (51.85%) CSS
4 13 (48.15%) Java
4 13 (48.15%) Microsoft
5 12 (44.44%) C#
5 12 (44.44%) .NET
6 11 (40.74%) Git (software)
6 11 (40.74%) AngularJS
7 9 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (33.33%) DevOps
8 8 (29.63%) Docker
8 8 (29.63%) Amazon AWS
9 7 (25.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 7 (25.93%) RESTful
9 7 (25.93%) Scrum
10 6 (22.22%) MVC
10 6 (22.22%) Spring
10 6 (22.22%) Linux
10 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
10 6 (22.22%) Unit Testing
10 6 (22.22%) MongoDB
10 6 (22.22%) HTML5
10 6 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
10 6 (22.22%) Hazelcast
11 5 (18.52%) Kubernetes
11 5 (18.52%) Gradle
11 5 (18.52%) Jenkins
11 5 (18.52%) JAX-RS

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 3 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.70%) CMS
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.70%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) NetSuite
1 1 (3.70%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (29.63%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (7.41%) SaaS
4 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) VPN
2 3 (11.11%) Firewall
2 3 (11.11%) SMPP
2 3 (11.11%) SMS
2 3 (11.11%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) Hazelcast
1 6 (22.22%) MongoDB
2 4 (14.81%) MySQL
2 4 (14.81%) NoSQL
2 4 (14.81%) Relational Database
3 3 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (11.11%) Cosmos DB
3 3 (11.11%) RDBMS
4 2 (7.41%) Big Data
5 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (40.74%) Git (software)
2 5 (18.52%) Gradle
2 5 (18.52%) Jenkins
3 3 (11.11%) JUnit
3 3 (11.11%) Maven
3 3 (11.11%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (11.11%) Spock
3 3 (11.11%) TeamCity
4 2 (7.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (7.41%) Eclipse
4 2 (7.41%) GoCD
4 2 (7.41%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (11.11%) Legal
2 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (77.78%) Developer
2 11 (40.74%) .NET Developer
3 10 (37.04%) Software Developer
4 9 (33.33%) Java Developer
5 8 (29.63%) .NET Software Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Senior Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Big Data Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Deployment Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) DevOps Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) AWS Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Java Software Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Kubernetes Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Linux Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) SharePoint Architect
8 1 (3.70%) Trainee
8 1 (3.70%) Trainee Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Trainee Java Developer
8 1 (3.70%) Trainee Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (51.85%) CSS
1 14 (51.85%) HTML
2 12 (44.44%) .NET
3 11 (40.74%) AngularJS
4 7 (25.93%) RESTful
4 7 (25.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 6 (22.22%) HTML5
5 6 (22.22%) Spring
6 5 (18.52%) JAX-RS
6 5 (18.52%) JAX-WS
6 5 (18.52%) JSON
6 5 (18.52%) XML
7 4 (14.81%) .NET Core
7 4 (14.81%) jQuery
7 4 (14.81%) WCF
7 4 (14.81%) WinForms
8 3 (11.11%) .NET Framework
8 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (11.11%) Entity Framework
8 3 (11.11%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.11%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (11.11%) Smartcard
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Linux
2 3 (11.11%) Unix
3 2 (7.41%) CentOS
3 2 (7.41%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (33.33%) DevOps
3 7 (25.93%) Scrum
4 6 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
4 6 (22.22%) MVC
4 6 (22.22%) Unit Testing
5 4 (14.81%) Multithreading
5 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
6 3 (11.11%) CQRS
6 3 (11.11%) Domain-Driven Design
6 3 (11.11%) Integration Testing
6 3 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 3 (11.11%) OO
6 3 (11.11%) OOP
6 3 (11.11%) Open Source
6 3 (11.11%) SDLC
6 3 (11.11%) System Testing
6 3 (11.11%) TDD
6 3 (11.11%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 17 (62.96%) JavaScript
2 13 (48.15%) Java
3 12 (44.44%) C#
4 4 (14.81%) Java 8
5 3 (11.11%) Bash Shell
5 3 (11.11%) Python
6 2 (7.41%) SQL
7 1 (3.70%) C++
7 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.70%) MCSE
System Software
1 8 (29.63%) Docker
2 3 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (11.11%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) Kubernetes
2 2 (7.41%) Ansible
2 2 (7.41%) Grafana
2 2 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (7.41%) Prometheus
2 2 (7.41%) Puppet
2 2 (7.41%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (48.15%) Microsoft
2 5 (18.52%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) Nintex
3 1 (3.70%) Salesforce.com