Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Preston 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
Lancashire > Preston
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 28 34
Rank change year-on-year -10 +6 +5
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 10 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Preston 4.02% 6.61% 3.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.37% 15.15% 6.82%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 5
Preston median annual salary £50,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £42,000 £30,850 £31,100
90th Percentile £55,000 £39,950 £41,500
Lancashire median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% - -1.32%

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 Preston with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Preston
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 157 99 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Preston 63.05% 43.61% 45.83%
Number of salaries quoted 129 92 77
Preston median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -13.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,119 £25,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £43,750 £45,000
Lancashire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Preston

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Services in Preston

Web Services
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Salary trend for Web Services in Preston

For the 6 months to 22 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 Preston region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (80.00%) Test Automation
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) C#
2 7 (70.00%) .NET
2 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (40.00%) Google
3 4 (40.00%) Twitter
4 2 (20.00%) XML
4 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (10.00%) SOA
5 1 (10.00%) B2C
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (10.00%) HP
5 1 (10.00%) ISEB
5 1 (10.00%) HP UFT
5 1 (10.00%) HACMP
5 1 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) Clustering
5 1 (10.00%) CSS
5 1 (10.00%) MySQL
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (10.00%) HTML
5 1 (10.00%) SQL
5 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
5 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (10.00%) JSON
5 1 (10.00%) QA
5 1 (10.00%) Selenium

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Preston 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
1 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (10.00%) Redis
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (10.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (10.00%) Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Developer
2 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Magento Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) .NET
1 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (10.00%) Ajax
3 1 (10.00%) CSS
3 1 (10.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) jQuery
3 1 (10.00%) JSON
3 1 (10.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Clustering
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (10.00%) HACMP
1 1 (10.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (10.00%) Acceptance Criteria
3 1 (10.00%) B2C
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (10.00%) Kanban
3 1 (10.00%) Line Management
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) QA Automation
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) SOA
3 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (10.00%) User Stories
3 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (70.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ISEB
1 1 (10.00%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) GPFS
1 1 (10.00%) PowerHA
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Google
1 4 (40.00%) Twitter
2 1 (10.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft