Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 29 32
Rank change year-on-year -9 +3 -10
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 25 36 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 5.94% 8.53% 4.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.44% 19.57% 11.71%
Number of salaries quoted 17 22 10
Northern Ireland median annual salary £37,500 £37,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.35% -7.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £23,750 £24,875 £26,750
90th Percentile £52,500 £46,250 £46,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +8.70%

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 186 184 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 44.18% 43.60% 36.51%
Number of salaries quoted 154 118 93
Northern Ireland median annual salary £40,000 £36,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.59% -8.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £26,075 £21,600 £28,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,250 £55,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,960 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.25% +0.97% +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 21 September 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 21 September 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 -14 21 £40,000 +8.11% 15
County Armagh - 2 £41,250 -
County Tyrone - 2 £27,500 -
Web Services
UK

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 19 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (60.00%) Java
3 13 (52.00%) HTML
4 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
5 11 (44.00%) CSS
5 11 (44.00%) XML
5 11 (44.00%) JSON
5 11 (44.00%) AngularJS
6 9 (36.00%) Git (software)
7 8 (32.00%) Scrum
8 7 (28.00%) Software Engineering
8 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
8 7 (28.00%) .NET
8 7 (28.00%) JAX-WS
8 7 (28.00%) JAX-RS
9 6 (24.00%) RESTful
9 6 (24.00%) HTML5
9 6 (24.00%) Spring
9 6 (24.00%) C#
9 6 (24.00%) Mentoring
10 5 (20.00%) Java 8
10 5 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
10 5 (20.00%) MVC
10 5 (20.00%) Oracle
10 5 (20.00%) Eclipse
10 5 (20.00%) Linux
10 5 (20.00%) Project Planning
10 5 (20.00%) Multithreading
10 5 (20.00%) Node.js
10 5 (20.00%) REST

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 1 (4.00%) CMS
1 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.00%) Sitefinity
1 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.00%) Office 365
3 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) VPN
2 1 (4.00%) Firewall
2 1 (4.00%) SMPP
2 1 (4.00%) SMS
2 1 (4.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) Big Data
2 3 (12.00%) Hazelcast
2 3 (12.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (8.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.00%) Cosmos DB
4 1 (4.00%) MySQL
4 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (36.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (20.00%) Eclipse
2 5 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (16.00%) Maven
4 3 (12.00%) Gradle
5 2 (8.00%) JUnit
5 2 (8.00%) Spock
6 1 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (4.00%) GoCD
6 1 (4.00%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (4.00%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (4.00%) Subversion
6 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (4.00%) TeamCity
6 1 (4.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (4.00%) Legal
1 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (80.00%) Developer
2 14 (56.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Software Developer
4 5 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 5 (20.00%) Big Data Developer
5 4 (16.00%) .NET Software Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Senior Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (8.00%) C Software Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Principal Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Principal Software Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Software Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Cloud Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Deployment Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Trainee Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Trainee Java Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Trainee Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (52.00%) HTML
2 11 (44.00%) AngularJS
2 11 (44.00%) CSS
2 11 (44.00%) JSON
2 11 (44.00%) XML
3 7 (28.00%) .NET
3 7 (28.00%) JAX-RS
3 7 (28.00%) JAX-WS
4 6 (24.00%) HTML5
4 6 (24.00%) RESTful
4 6 (24.00%) Spring
5 5 (20.00%) Node.js
5 5 (20.00%) REST
6 4 (16.00%) JDBC
6 4 (16.00%) JMS
6 4 (16.00%) Spring MVC
6 4 (16.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (12.00%) WinForms
8 2 (8.00%) Ajax
8 2 (8.00%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (16.00%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (12.00%) Smartcard
3 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.00%) Contactless
4 1 (4.00%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.00%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Linux
2 4 (16.00%) Unix
3 2 (8.00%) Android
4 1 (4.00%) CentOS
4 1 (4.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (76.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (32.00%) Scrum
3 7 (28.00%) Software Engineering
4 6 (24.00%) Mentoring
5 5 (20.00%) Analytics
5 5 (20.00%) Multithreading
5 5 (20.00%) MVC
5 5 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (20.00%) Project Planning
6 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (16.00%) DevOps
7 3 (12.00%) Business Analysis
7 3 (12.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (12.00%) OO
7 3 (12.00%) Refactoring
7 3 (12.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (12.00%) Unit Testing
8 2 (8.00%) Asynchronous Programming
8 2 (8.00%) Kanban
9 1 (4.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 15 (60.00%) Java
2 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (24.00%) C#
4 5 (20.00%) Java 8
5 2 (8.00%) C
5 2 (8.00%) C++
6 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.00%) Python
6 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) Docker
2 1 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (4.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (4.00%) Ansible
2 1 (4.00%) Grafana
2 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.00%) Prometheus
2 1 (4.00%) Puppet
2 1 (4.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (8.00%) Apple
3 2 (8.00%) Samsung
4 1 (4.00%) Nintex
4 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com