Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
UK > Scotland
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 58 25
Rank change year-on-year +8 -33 +12
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 266 212 488
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 4.74% 4.08% 7.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.25% 10.79% 21.41%
Number of salaries quoted 179 113 322
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% +12.50%
10th Percentile £28,450 £27,750 £29,000
90th Percentile £77,750 £57,500 £57,450
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2171 1965 2279
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 38.68% 37.80% 35.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1393 1241 1432
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £58,750 £56,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

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 6 months to 18 November 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 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Edinburgh +24 132 £45,000 - 5
Glasgow -7 113 £50,000 +25.00% 11
Orkney Islands - 10 £40,000 -
South Lanarkshire - 7 £43,000 -
Dundee -7 4 £35,000 -20.00%
Fife - 4 £36,000 - 1
West Lothian -3 1 £31,500 -10.00%
Web Services
UK

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

1 157 (59.02%) Java
2 135 (50.75%) Agile Software Development
3 89 (33.46%) SQL
4 87 (32.71%) Spring
5 82 (30.83%) RESTful
6 81 (30.45%) Git (software)
7 71 (26.69%) SOAP
8 65 (24.44%) JavaScript
9 59 (22.18%) Software Engineering
10 56 (21.05%) TDD
10 56 (21.05%) HTML
10 56 (21.05%) Oracle
11 55 (20.68%) Scrum
12 54 (20.30%) Mentoring
13 53 (19.92%) CSS
14 50 (18.80%) SQL Server
14 50 (18.80%) Windows
14 50 (18.80%) Finance
15 49 (18.42%) XML
16 46 (17.29%) AngularJS
16 46 (17.29%) Amazon AWS
17 45 (16.92%) JBoss
18 43 (16.17%) Linux
19 42 (15.79%) REST
20 41 (15.41%) Unix
20 41 (15.41%) MVC
21 40 (15.04%) Maven
21 40 (15.04%) C#
21 40 (15.04%) Continuous Integration
21 40 (15.04%) DevOps

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 45 (16.92%) JBoss
2 34 (12.78%) Tomcat
3 25 (9.40%) Apache
4 8 (3.01%) IIS
5 7 (2.63%) SharePoint
6 6 (2.26%) CMS
6 6 (2.26%) WebLogic
6 6 (2.26%) WebLogic Portal
6 6 (2.26%) WebSphere
7 5 (1.88%) Oracle Coherence
8 3 (1.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (0.75%) Confluence
9 2 (0.75%) FileNet
9 2 (0.75%) nginx
10 1 (0.38%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.13%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 46 (17.29%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (12.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (7.14%) SaaS
4 16 (6.02%) GitHub
5 7 (2.63%) Office 365
6 6 (2.26%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (1.88%) IaaS
8 3 (1.13%) npm
9 2 (0.75%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.75%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.75%) Oracle Service Cloud
9 2 (0.75%) PaaS
10 1 (0.38%) Dynamics 365
10 1 (0.38%) Force.com
10 1 (0.38%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 17 (6.39%) SSL
2 15 (5.64%) SSH
3 12 (4.51%) Internet
4 10 (3.76%) Firewall
5 6 (2.26%) SMS
6 5 (1.88%) GPRS
6 5 (1.88%) Unified Communications
7 2 (0.75%) HTTP
7 2 (0.75%) Kerberos
7 2 (0.75%) Network Security
8 1 (0.38%) LAN
8 1 (0.38%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.38%) VLAN
8 1 (0.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (18.80%) SQL Server
2 21 (7.89%) NoSQL
3 16 (6.02%) Big Data
3 16 (6.02%) Oracle Database
4 13 (4.89%) Data Mining
5 12 (4.51%) MongoDB
6 9 (3.38%) Relational Database
7 7 (2.63%) MySQL
7 7 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (2.26%) CouchDB
8 6 (2.26%) DB2
8 6 (2.26%) RDBMS
9 5 (1.88%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.75%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.75%) DocumentDB
10 2 (0.75%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (0.75%) Spotfire
11 1 (0.38%) Power BI
11 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.38%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 81 (30.45%) Git (software)
2 40 (15.04%) Maven
3 35 (13.16%) JUnit
4 33 (12.41%) Jenkins
5 26 (9.77%) Selenium
6 19 (7.14%) JIRA
7 13 (4.89%) GitLab
7 13 (4.89%) Subversion
8 12 (4.51%) SoapUI
8 12 (4.51%) Vagrant
9 10 (3.76%) Spock
10 9 (3.38%) Log4j
10 9 (3.38%) Mocha
11 8 (3.01%) Cucumber
11 8 (3.01%) Karma Test Runner
12 6 (2.26%) DbUnit
12 6 (2.26%) jMock
12 6 (2.26%) Mockito
12 6 (2.26%) SonarQube
12 6 (2.26%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 50 (18.80%) Finance
2 33 (12.41%) Banking
3 15 (5.64%) Telecoms
4 12 (4.51%) Investment Banking
5 10 (3.76%) Retail Banking
6 8 (3.01%) Financial Institution
7 6 (2.26%) Advertising
7 6 (2.26%) Marketing
8 3 (1.13%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.75%) Electronics
9 2 (0.75%) Retail
10 1 (0.38%) Games
Job Titles
1 127 (47.74%) Developer
2 55 (20.68%) Java Developer
3 37 (13.91%) Senior Developer
4 24 (9.02%) Analyst
5 23 (8.65%) Software Developer
6 21 (7.89%) Senior Java Developer
7 20 (7.52%) Software Engineer
8 17 (6.39%) Lead Developer
9 15 (5.64%) Architect
10 14 (5.26%) Lead Java Developer
11 13 (4.89%) C# Developer
11 13 (4.89%) Consultant
12 11 (4.14%) DevOps Engineer
12 11 (4.14%) Team Leader
13 10 (3.76%) Java Team Leader
13 10 (3.76%) Senior DevOps
13 10 (3.76%) Systems Analyst
14 9 (3.38%) .NET Developer
14 9 (3.38%) Lead Architect
14 9 (3.38%) ServiceNow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (32.71%) Spring
2 82 (30.83%) RESTful
3 71 (26.69%) SOAP
4 56 (21.05%) HTML
5 53 (19.92%) CSS
6 49 (18.42%) XML
7 46 (17.29%) AngularJS
8 42 (15.79%) REST
9 37 (13.91%) .NET
10 34 (12.78%) JSON
11 26 (9.77%) JMS
12 25 (9.40%) ASP.NET
13 24 (9.02%) Hibernate
14 21 (7.89%) JDBC
15 19 (7.14%) JSP
16 18 (6.77%) ASP.NET MVC
17 17 (6.39%) Spring MVC
18 15 (5.64%) Java EE
18 15 (5.64%) React
18 15 (5.64%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.02%) Algorithms
1 16 (6.02%) Mobile App
2 13 (4.89%) Robotics
3 12 (4.51%) User Experience
4 9 (3.38%) Computer Science
4 9 (3.38%) Mobile Banking
5 8 (3.01%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (3.01%) Online Banking
6 7 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
7 6 (2.26%) Tandem
8 5 (1.88%) Data Centre
8 5 (1.88%) Data Structures
9 4 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.50%) Equities
10 2 (0.75%) IVR
10 2 (0.75%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.75%) Smart Meter
11 1 (0.38%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.38%) NHS
11 1 (0.38%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 50 (18.80%) Windows
2 43 (16.17%) Linux
3 41 (15.41%) Unix
4 14 (5.26%) Apple iOS
5 12 (4.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (3.38%) Android
6 9 (3.38%) CentOS
6 9 (3.38%) Mac OS
6 9 (3.38%) Ubuntu
7 3 (1.13%) Solaris
7 3 (1.13%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (50.75%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (22.18%) Software Engineering
3 56 (21.05%) TDD
4 55 (20.68%) Scrum
5 54 (20.30%) Mentoring
6 41 (15.41%) MVC
7 40 (15.04%) Continuous Integration
7 40 (15.04%) DevOps
8 38 (14.29%) Test Automation
9 36 (13.53%) Unit Testing
10 28 (10.53%) BDD
11 27 (10.15%) Kanban
12 26 (9.77%) Open Source
13 22 (8.27%) OO
14 21 (7.89%) SOA
14 21 (7.89%) Web Development
15 20 (7.52%) CRM
16 17 (6.39%) Coaching
16 17 (6.39%) E-Commerce
16 17 (6.39%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 157 (59.02%) Java
2 89 (33.46%) SQL
3 65 (24.44%) JavaScript
4 40 (15.04%) C#
5 20 (7.52%) Python
6 16 (6.02%) Groovy
7 14 (5.26%) C++
7 14 (5.26%) PL/SQL
8 13 (4.89%) Ruby
8 13 (4.89%) Shell Script
9 10 (3.76%) PowerShell
10 9 (3.38%) PHP
11 8 (3.01%) Scala
12 7 (2.63%) T-SQL
13 5 (1.88%) Perl
14 4 (1.50%) VB.NET
15 3 (1.13%) Apex Code
15 3 (1.13%) Apple Swift
15 3 (1.13%) Bash Shell
16 2 (0.75%) VBA
Qualifications
1 37 (13.91%) Degree
2 32 (12.03%) Security Cleared
3 17 (6.39%) ISEB
4 13 (4.89%) Numerate Degree
5 6 (2.26%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.50%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.38%) CISSP
7 1 (0.38%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.38%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.38%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.39%) QA
2 5 (1.88%) SLA
3 1 (0.38%) GDPR
System Software
1 21 (7.89%) Docker
2 8 (3.01%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (3.38%) Ansible
1 9 (3.38%) Packer
2 6 (2.26%) Rancher
3 4 (1.50%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.13%) Kubernetes
4 3 (1.13%) Puppet
4 3 (1.13%) TeamSite
5 2 (0.75%) HockeyApp
5 2 (0.75%) Terraform
6 1 (0.38%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 56 (21.05%) Oracle
2 37 (13.91%) Microsoft
3 14 (5.26%) IBM
4 12 (4.51%) ServiceNow
5 6 (2.26%) Misys
6 5 (1.88%) Cognizant
6 5 (1.88%) Remedy
6 5 (1.88%) Reuters
6 5 (1.88%) VMware
7 3 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.13%) TIBCO
8 2 (0.75%) Alterian
8 2 (0.75%) Google
8 2 (0.75%) SAP
9 1 (0.38%) Adobe
9 1 (0.38%) Apple
9 1 (0.38%) Cisco
9 1 (0.38%) HP
9 1 (0.38%) PayPal
9 1 (0.38%) Xamarin