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

Web Services
UK / Scotland
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 61 27
Rank change year-on-year +16 -34  
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 135 119 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 5.06% 4.16% 7.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.12% 11.31% 19.40%
Number of salaries quoted 77 58 134
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £55,000 £60,000
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 Scotland with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1029 1052 1129
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 38.60% 36.80% 36.14%
Number of salaries quoted 678 548 700
Median salary £40,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

Web Services
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Web Services in Scotland

Web Services
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Web Services in Scotland over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Web Services in Scotland

Web Services
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 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
Edinburgh +18 68 £42,500 -3.40% 11
Glasgow 0 63 £51,250 +13.88% 11
West Lothian - 4 £37,500 -
Dundee - 1 £42,500 -
Web Services
UK

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

1 131 (55.51%) Java
2 105 (44.49%) Agile Software Development
3 90 (38.14%) SQL
4 79 (33.47%) JavaScript
5 77 (32.63%) SOAP
6 69 (29.24%) HTML
6 69 (29.24%) Spring
7 67 (28.39%) CSS
7 67 (28.39%) RESTful
8 63 (26.69%) XML
8 63 (26.69%) SQL Server
9 58 (24.58%) C#
10 55 (23.31%) Oracle
11 51 (21.61%) .NET
12 47 (19.92%) Finance
13 45 (19.07%) TDD
13 45 (19.07%) Unit Testing
14 44 (18.64%) Hibernate
15 43 (18.22%) Scrum
16 41 (17.37%) JSON
16 41 (17.37%) AngularJS
17 40 (16.95%) Software Engineering
17 40 (16.95%) MVC
17 40 (16.95%) Windows
18 39 (16.53%) Linux
18 39 (16.53%) Git (software)
19 38 (16.10%) Maven
20 37 (15.68%) REST
21 36 (15.25%) Web Development
22 35 (14.83%) Continuous Integration

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 28 (11.86%) Apache
2 27 (11.44%) JBoss
3 26 (11.02%) Tomcat
4 11 (4.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 9 (3.81%) CMS
5 9 (3.81%) IIS
6 8 (3.39%) WebSphere
7 4 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (1.27%) Oracle Coherence
8 3 (1.27%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.85%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.85%) Confluence
9 2 (0.85%) FileNet
9 2 (0.85%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.85%) nginx
10 1 (0.42%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.42%) DNN
10 1 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.42%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.42%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.42%) GIMP
1 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.42%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.69%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.85%) iTrent
2 2 (0.85%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 20 (8.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (7.63%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (5.08%) GitHub
4 7 (2.97%) SaaS
5 5 (2.12%) iPaaS
5 5 (2.12%) PaaS
6 2 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.85%) Office 365
6 2 (0.85%) Oracle Service Cloud
7 1 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.42%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.42%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.42%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.66%) Internet
2 9 (3.81%) iSCSI
2 9 (3.81%) NAS
2 9 (3.81%) SAN
2 9 (3.81%) WAN
3 8 (3.39%) Firewall
4 7 (2.97%) SSH
4 7 (2.97%) SSL
5 5 (2.12%) DNS
6 4 (1.69%) DHCP
7 3 (1.27%) TCP/IP
7 3 (1.27%) Wireless
8 2 (0.85%) HTTP
8 2 (0.85%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (0.85%) SMS
9 1 (0.42%) LDAP
9 1 (0.42%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (26.69%) SQL Server
2 27 (11.44%) NoSQL
3 25 (10.59%) Relational Database
4 22 (9.32%) MySQL
5 15 (6.36%) Oracle Database
5 15 (6.36%) RDBMS
6 12 (5.08%) MongoDB
7 9 (3.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (3.39%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (2.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (2.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (2.12%) Azure SQL Database
12 4 (1.69%) CouchDB
13 3 (1.27%) Big Data
13 3 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
14 2 (0.85%) Hadoop
14 2 (0.85%) Spotfire
15 1 (0.42%) PerformancePoint
15 1 (0.42%) PowerPivot
15 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 39 (16.53%) Git (software)
2 38 (16.10%) Maven
3 33 (13.98%) Jenkins
4 31 (13.14%) JUnit
5 24 (10.17%) JIRA
6 22 (9.32%) Subversion
7 16 (6.78%) Visual Studio
8 13 (5.51%) Selenium
9 11 (4.66%) Ant
9 11 (4.66%) SoapUI
10 10 (4.24%) Oracle APEX
11 9 (3.81%) Eclipse
12 7 (2.97%) HttpUnit
12 7 (2.97%) JMeter
12 7 (2.97%) Team Foundation Server
12 7 (2.97%) TeamCity
13 6 (2.54%) Cucumber
13 6 (2.54%) GitLab
13 6 (2.54%) Karma Test Runner
13 6 (2.54%) Mocha
General
1 47 (19.92%) Finance
2 23 (9.75%) Banking
3 9 (3.81%) Games
4 7 (2.97%) Investment Banking
4 7 (2.97%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.54%) Retail
6 5 (2.12%) Front Office
7 3 (1.27%) Marketing
8 2 (0.85%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.85%) Publishing
9 1 (0.42%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 144 (61.02%) Developer
2 56 (23.73%) Java Developer
3 35 (14.83%) Senior Developer
4 28 (11.86%) Software Developer
5 22 (9.32%) Senior Java Developer
6 20 (8.47%) Architect
7 17 (7.20%) Lead Developer
8 14 (5.93%) C# Developer
8 14 (5.93%) Web Developer
9 12 (5.08%) .NET Developer
9 12 (5.08%) Analyst
9 12 (5.08%) Applications Developer
9 12 (5.08%) Scrum Master
10 11 (4.66%) Lead Architect
11 10 (4.24%) Lead Java Developer
12 9 (3.81%) Digital Architect
12 9 (3.81%) Systems Engineer
13 8 (3.39%) Java Architect
13 8 (3.39%) Java Software Developer
13 8 (3.39%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (32.63%) SOAP
2 69 (29.24%) HTML
2 69 (29.24%) Spring
3 67 (28.39%) CSS
3 67 (28.39%) RESTful
4 63 (26.69%) XML
5 51 (21.61%) .NET
6 44 (18.64%) Hibernate
7 41 (17.37%) AngularJS
7 41 (17.37%) JSON
8 37 (15.68%) REST
9 32 (13.56%) ASP.NET
10 28 (11.86%) jQuery
11 27 (11.44%) J2EE
12 24 (10.17%) ASP.NET MVC
12 24 (10.17%) JMS
13 23 (9.75%) HTML5
14 20 (8.47%) .NET Framework
14 20 (8.47%) CSS3
15 18 (7.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.63%) User Experience
2 17 (7.20%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (4.24%) Computer Science
3 10 (4.24%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (4.24%) Mobile App
3 10 (4.24%) Mobile Banking
4 7 (2.97%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (2.54%) Fintech
5 6 (2.54%) Online Banking
6 4 (1.69%) W3C
7 3 (1.27%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.27%) Tandem
8 2 (0.85%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.85%) Fat Client
8 2 (0.85%) Internet of Things
8 2 (0.85%) IVR
8 2 (0.85%) Replication
8 2 (0.85%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.42%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.42%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 40 (16.95%) Windows
2 39 (16.53%) Linux
3 21 (8.90%) Unix
4 14 (5.93%) Windows Server
5 12 (5.08%) Android
5 12 (5.08%) Apple iOS
6 11 (4.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (3.81%) Ubuntu
8 6 (2.54%) Solaris
9 3 (1.27%) Mac OS
9 3 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.85%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.42%) CentOS
11 1 (0.42%) FreeBSD
11 1 (0.42%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (44.49%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (19.07%) TDD
2 45 (19.07%) Unit Testing
3 43 (18.22%) Scrum
4 40 (16.95%) MVC
4 40 (16.95%) Software Engineering
5 36 (15.25%) Web Development
6 35 (14.83%) Continuous Integration
7 34 (14.41%) Mentoring
8 33 (13.98%) OO
9 31 (13.14%) SOA
10 26 (11.02%) Test Automation
11 24 (10.17%) Open Source
12 21 (8.90%) BDD
13 16 (6.78%) Infrastructure Management
14 15 (6.36%) Kanban
15 14 (5.93%) Continuous Improvement
15 14 (5.93%) E-Commerce
15 14 (5.93%) OOP
16 13 (5.51%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 131 (55.51%) Java
2 90 (38.14%) SQL
3 79 (33.47%) JavaScript
4 58 (24.58%) C#
5 23 (9.75%) Python
6 22 (9.32%) PL/SQL
7 13 (5.51%) PHP
8 12 (5.08%) PowerShell
8 12 (5.08%) Ruby
8 12 (5.08%) T-SQL
9 11 (4.66%) Bash Shell
10 7 (2.97%) Scala
11 6 (2.54%) Shell Script
12 5 (2.12%) Groovy
12 5 (2.12%) XPath
13 3 (1.27%) Apex Code
13 3 (1.27%) Perl
14 2 (0.85%) VB
14 2 (0.85%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.85%) VB6
Qualifications
1 24 (10.17%) Degree
1 24 (10.17%) Security Cleared
2 7 (2.97%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.54%) ISEB
4 5 (2.12%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.42%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.42%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.42%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.42%) MCP
5 1 (0.42%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.51%) QA
2 2 (0.85%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (2.97%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.12%) Docker
3 4 (1.69%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.85%) DFS Replication
5 1 (0.42%) NFS
5 1 (0.42%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (5.08%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (5.08%) Puppet
2 7 (2.97%) Check_MK
2 7 (2.97%) Nagios
3 2 (0.85%) Ansible
3 2 (0.85%) Rancher
3 2 (0.85%) TeamSite
3 2 (0.85%) TIBCO Hawk
3 2 (0.85%) WSUS
4 1 (0.42%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 1 (0.42%) Packer
4 1 (0.42%) Terraform
Vendors
1 55 (23.31%) Oracle
2 19 (8.05%) Microsoft
3 11 (4.66%) Citrix
3 11 (4.66%) IBM
4 10 (4.24%) Cisco
4 10 (4.24%) Red Hat
4 10 (4.24%) VMware
5 9 (3.81%) Brocade
5 9 (3.81%) Percona
5 9 (3.81%) Riverbed
6 7 (2.97%) Alterian
6 7 (2.97%) Palo Alto
6 7 (2.97%) ServiceNow
7 6 (2.54%) Perforce
7 6 (2.54%) TIBCO
8 5 (2.12%) MuleSoft
8 5 (2.12%) Splunk
8 5 (2.12%) Sybase
9 4 (1.69%) Atlassian
10 3 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
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