Period
to 15 October 2019

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 15 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
UK > Scotland
6 months to
15 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 56 49 53
Rank change year-on-year -7 +4 +4
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 223 272 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 4.59% 5.06% 4.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.72% 12.59% 12.23%
Number of salaries quoted 119 170 176
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.10% +1.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £35,250 £28,750 £28,375
90th Percentile £68,750 £60,375 £78,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

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 2,080 2,160 2,110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 42.82% 40.15% 38.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1,272 1,453 1,362
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +4.94%
10th Percentile £30,775 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £63,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.91% +1.00% +5.26%

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 15 October 2019.

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 15 October 2019. 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 +2 121 £43,500 +12.99% 23
Glasgow -13 84 £50,000 - 20
West Lothian +16 6 £40,000 +90.48% 1
Aberdeen - 2 £61,250 - 3
Dundee -6 1 £45,000 -18.18%
Stirling - 1 - -
Fife - 1 £45,000 -
Web Services
UK

For the 6 months to 15 October 2019, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 117 (52.47%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (47.09%) JavaScript
3 95 (42.60%) Java
4 87 (39.01%) SQL
5 75 (33.63%) Software Engineering
6 74 (33.18%) AWS
7 72 (32.29%) RESTful
8 69 (30.94%) C#
9 66 (29.60%) Finance
10 63 (28.25%) TDD
10 63 (28.25%) Continuous Integration
10 63 (28.25%) Test Automation
11 60 (26.91%) Linux
12 57 (25.56%) SOAP
13 55 (24.66%) React
14 52 (23.32%) .NET
15 49 (21.97%) AngularJS
16 46 (20.63%) Node.js
17 44 (19.73%) Git (software)
17 44 (19.73%) HTML
18 43 (19.28%) DevOps
19 41 (18.39%) Degree
20 40 (17.94%) CSS
21 38 (17.04%) MVC
21 38 (17.04%) Mentoring
22 37 (16.59%) Windows
23 36 (16.14%) OO
23 36 (16.14%) Python
23 36 (16.14%) Spring
24 35 (15.70%) XML

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 14 (6.28%) JBoss
2 12 (5.38%) Apache
2 12 (5.38%) Tomcat
3 9 (4.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 8 (3.59%) Jetty
4 8 (3.59%) nginx
5 7 (3.14%) IIS
6 5 (2.24%) Oracle Service Bus
6 5 (2.24%) WebLogic
7 4 (1.79%) CMS
7 4 (1.79%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.90%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.45%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.45%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (3.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.24%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (1.35%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.45%) Maximo
4 1 (0.45%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.45%) SAP FI-AR
Cloud Services
1 74 (33.18%) AWS
2 34 (15.25%) Azure
3 17 (7.62%) Serverless
4 11 (4.93%) SaaS
5 9 (4.04%) Amazon EC2
5 9 (4.04%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (4.04%) IaaS
6 5 (2.24%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (1.35%) Dynamics 365
7 3 (1.35%) Power Platform
8 2 (0.90%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.90%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.90%) GCP
8 2 (0.90%) Office 365
8 2 (0.90%) PaaS
9 1 (0.45%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.45%) GitHub
9 1 (0.45%) Google Compute Engine
9 1 (0.45%) Trello
9 1 (0.45%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 17 (7.62%) HTTP
2 6 (2.69%) Internet
2 6 (2.69%) SSL
3 2 (0.90%) FTP
4 1 (0.45%) Firewall
4 1 (0.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (10.31%) Big Data
2 19 (8.52%) SQL Server
3 16 (7.17%) Data Mining
4 14 (6.28%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (5.83%) MongoDB
6 12 (5.38%) Relational Database
6 12 (5.38%) Text Mining
7 11 (4.93%) NoSQL
8 9 (4.04%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (3.59%) Oracle Database
10 7 (3.14%) Cosmos DB
10 7 (3.14%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 7 (3.14%) MySQL
10 7 (3.14%) RDBMS
11 4 (1.79%) Amazon Athena
11 4 (1.79%) Redis
12 3 (1.35%) Azure SQL Database
12 3 (1.35%) Power BI
13 2 (0.90%) Oracle BI EE
13 2 (0.90%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 44 (19.73%) Git (software)
2 35 (15.70%) Jenkins
3 31 (13.90%) Selenium
4 17 (7.62%) webpack
5 15 (6.73%) Mocha
6 14 (6.28%) Subversion
7 12 (5.38%) Maven
8 10 (4.48%) SoapUI
9 7 (3.14%) Cucumber
9 7 (3.14%) JUnit
10 6 (2.69%) JIRA
11 5 (2.24%) Bitbucket
11 5 (2.24%) TeamCity
12 4 (1.79%) Gradle
12 4 (1.79%) Visual Studio
13 3 (1.35%) IntelliJ
13 3 (1.35%) JMeter
13 3 (1.35%) Visual Studio Team System
14 2 (0.90%) Karma Test Runner
14 2 (0.90%) Ranorex
General
1 66 (29.60%) Finance
2 9 (4.04%) Financial Institution
3 6 (2.69%) Banking
4 5 (2.24%) Public Sector
5 3 (1.35%) Law
5 3 (1.35%) Marketing
6 2 (0.90%) Legal
6 2 (0.90%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.45%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.45%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 104 (46.64%) Developer
2 36 (16.14%) Software Engineer
3 34 (15.25%) .NET Developer
4 32 (14.35%) Senior Developer
5 30 (13.45%) Senior Software Engineer
6 28 (12.56%) Java Developer
7 16 (7.17%) C# Developer
7 16 (7.17%) C++ Software Engineer
7 16 (7.17%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
7 16 (7.17%) Senior Java Developer
8 13 (5.83%) C# .NET Developer
8 13 (5.83%) JavaScript Engineer
8 13 (5.83%) Lead Developer
8 13 (5.83%) Software Developer
9 12 (5.38%) Cloud Engineer
9 12 (5.38%) DevOps Engineer
9 12 (5.38%) Senior .NET Developer
9 12 (5.38%) Senior Cloud Engineer
10 11 (4.93%) Architect
11 7 (3.14%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (32.29%) RESTful
2 57 (25.56%) SOAP
3 55 (24.66%) React
4 52 (23.32%) .NET
5 49 (21.97%) AngularJS
6 46 (20.63%) Node.js
7 44 (19.73%) HTML
8 40 (17.94%) CSS
9 36 (16.14%) Spring
10 35 (15.70%) XML
11 30 (13.45%) REST
12 29 (13.00%) ASP.NET
13 20 (8.97%) Ember.js
13 20 (8.97%) jQuery
14 19 (8.52%) .NET Framework
14 19 (8.52%) ASP.NET MVC
15 17 (7.62%) HTML5
16 16 (7.17%) Boost C++ Libraries
16 16 (7.17%) OpenCV
16 16 (7.17%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 20 (8.97%) Algorithms
2 17 (7.62%) Cloud Native
3 16 (7.17%) Mobile App
3 16 (7.17%) Robotics
4 15 (6.73%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (5.38%) Public Cloud
6 10 (4.48%) Self-Motivation
7 9 (4.04%) Management Information System
8 7 (3.14%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (1.79%) User Experience
10 3 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (1.35%) Marketing Technology
11 2 (0.90%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.90%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.45%) AS400
12 1 (0.45%) Cyberthreat
12 1 (0.45%) Hybrid Cloud
12 1 (0.45%) iSeries
12 1 (0.45%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 60 (26.91%) Linux
2 37 (16.59%) Windows
3 18 (8.07%) Windows Server
4 7 (3.14%) Unix
5 5 (2.24%) Android
5 5 (2.24%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.79%) Mac OS X
6 4 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.35%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.45%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (52.47%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (33.63%) Software Engineering
3 63 (28.25%) Continuous Integration
3 63 (28.25%) TDD
3 63 (28.25%) Test Automation
4 43 (19.28%) DevOps
5 38 (17.04%) Mentoring
5 38 (17.04%) MVC
6 36 (16.14%) OO
7 33 (14.80%) Scrum
8 32 (14.35%) BDD
9 28 (12.56%) Microservices
10 26 (11.66%) Coaching
10 26 (11.66%) SDLC
11 25 (11.21%) Machine Learning
11 25 (11.21%) Problem-Solving
12 23 (10.31%) Fintech
13 19 (8.52%) Low Latency
13 19 (8.52%) Mathematics
13 19 (8.52%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 105 (47.09%) JavaScript
2 95 (42.60%) Java
3 87 (39.01%) SQL
4 69 (30.94%) C#
5 36 (16.14%) Python
6 22 (9.87%) Ruby
7 21 (9.42%) C++
8 13 (5.83%) C
8 13 (5.83%) T-SQL
9 12 (5.38%) Java 8
9 12 (5.38%) PowerShell
10 7 (3.14%) PL/SQL
11 5 (2.24%) TypeScript
12 4 (1.79%) ES6
12 4 (1.79%) Perl
12 4 (1.79%) VB
13 3 (1.35%) PHP
13 3 (1.35%) Scala
14 2 (0.90%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.90%) R
Qualifications
1 41 (18.39%) Degree
2 16 (7.17%) Numerate Degree
3 7 (3.14%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (1.35%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.90%) HND
5 2 (0.90%) Master's Degree
5 2 (0.90%) PMP
6 1 (0.45%) ISEB
6 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.45%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.90%) QA
3 1 (0.45%) GDPR
System Software
1 25 (11.21%) Docker
2 1 (0.45%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.45%) KVM
2 1 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 25 (11.21%) Kubernetes
2 16 (7.17%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (4.04%) Ansible
4 8 (3.59%) Docker Swarm
4 8 (3.59%) Puppet
5 7 (3.14%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (0.90%) Istio
6 2 (0.90%) Rancher
6 2 (0.90%) Terraform
7 1 (0.45%) Control-M
Vendors
1 23 (10.31%) Oracle
2 12 (5.38%) Microsoft
3 9 (4.04%) Red Hat
4 3 (1.35%) Adobe
4 3 (1.35%) Xamarin
5 2 (0.90%) Cognos
5 2 (0.90%) Google
5 2 (0.90%) IBM
5 2 (0.90%) SAP
5 2 (0.90%) Tableau
6 1 (0.45%) Ab Initio
6 1 (0.45%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.45%) Blue Prism
6 1 (0.45%) Databricks
6 1 (0.45%) Netezza
6 1 (0.45%) New Relic
6 1 (0.45%) Rackspace
6 1 (0.45%) Sybase
6 1 (0.45%) Twitter
6 1 (0.45%) VMware