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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Services
UK / Scotland
Rank 48 41 25
Rank change year-on-year -7 -16  
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 106 176 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 4.61% 5.99% 8.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.96% 16.33% 20.91%
Number of salaries quoted 62 99 159
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,650 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -1.12% +4.70%  

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 967 1078 1210
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 42.06% 36.70% 38.88%
Number of salaries quoted 592 703 766
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +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 27 March 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 27 March 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 -3 52 £46,250 +8.82% 11
Glasgow -18 39 £53,750 +19.44% 6
West Lothian - 3 £33,000 -
Dundee +5 2 £40,000 -
Lanarkshire - 1 £32,500 -
Web Services
UK

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 112 (55.72%) Java
2 101 (50.25%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (37.81%) SQL
4 62 (30.85%) HTML
5 61 (30.35%) JavaScript
6 55 (27.36%) CSS
7 51 (25.37%) Scrum
8 49 (24.38%) TDD
8 49 (24.38%) XML
9 48 (23.88%) Linux
9 48 (23.88%) Oracle
10 47 (23.38%) RESTful
11 46 (22.89%) Hibernate
12 43 (21.39%) Finance
13 42 (20.90%) SOAP
13 42 (20.90%) SOA
14 41 (20.40%) C#
14 41 (20.40%) Spring
15 40 (19.90%) JBoss
16 39 (19.40%) JSON
17 36 (17.91%) Security Cleared
18 35 (17.41%) .NET
19 33 (16.42%) SQL Server
19 33 (16.42%) Open Source
20 32 (15.92%) Mentoring
20 32 (15.92%) PL/SQL
21 30 (14.93%) OO
21 30 (14.93%) Continuous Integration
22 29 (14.43%) MVC
23 28 (13.93%) Web Development

Web Services
Top Related 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 40 (19.90%) JBoss
2 23 (11.44%) Apache
3 19 (9.45%) Tomcat
4 17 (8.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 15 (7.46%) WebSphere
6 10 (4.98%) WebSphere Application Server
7 9 (4.48%) IIS
8 8 (3.98%) Alfresco
8 8 (3.98%) WebLogic
9 4 (1.99%) nginx
9 4 (1.99%) Oracle Workflow
10 3 (1.49%) CMS
10 3 (1.49%) Confluence
11 2 (1.00%) Apache Spark
11 2 (1.00%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (1.00%) NetWeaver
11 2 (1.00%) SharePoint
11 2 (1.00%) Umbraco
12 1 (0.50%) Apache Pig
12 1 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (2.99%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.00%) MS Office
3 1 (0.50%) GIMP
3 1 (0.50%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.00%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (1.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.50%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.50%) HFM
2 1 (0.50%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.50%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.50%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.50%) Oracle E-Business Tax
2 1 (0.50%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.50%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 16 (7.96%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (7.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (4.48%) SaaS
4 4 (1.99%) iPaaS
4 4 (1.99%) PaaS
5 2 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.50%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.50%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.50%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.48%) iSCSI
1 9 (4.48%) NAS
1 9 (4.48%) SAN
1 9 (4.48%) WAN
2 8 (3.98%) Firewall
3 4 (1.99%) DNS
3 4 (1.99%) Internet
4 3 (1.49%) DHCP
4 3 (1.49%) HTTP
4 3 (1.49%) Wireless
5 2 (1.00%) SSL
6 1 (0.50%) LDAP
6 1 (0.50%) SMS
6 1 (0.50%) SMTP
6 1 (0.50%) SSH
6 1 (0.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (16.42%) SQL Server
2 21 (10.45%) Oracle Database
3 20 (9.95%) MySQL
4 19 (9.45%) NoSQL
5 13 (6.47%) Relational Database
6 10 (4.98%) RDBMS
7 5 (2.49%) Azure SQL Database
7 5 (2.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (1.99%) MongoDB
8 4 (1.99%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (1.99%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (1.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (1.49%) Big Data
9 3 (1.49%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.00%) Informix
10 2 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.50%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.50%) Oracle Discoverer
11 1 (0.50%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 26 (12.94%) Jenkins
1 26 (12.94%) Maven
2 24 (11.94%) JIRA
3 23 (11.44%) Git (software)
4 19 (9.45%) Selenium
5 18 (8.96%) Subversion
6 16 (7.96%) JUnit
7 14 (6.97%) Oracle APEX
8 11 (5.47%) Eclipse
9 9 (4.48%) Visual Studio
10 8 (3.98%) Artifactory
11 7 (3.48%) Mocha
12 5 (2.49%) Karma Test Runner
12 5 (2.49%) NSubstitute
12 5 (2.49%) webpack
13 4 (1.99%) SoapUI
13 4 (1.99%) TeamCity
14 3 (1.49%) Cucumber
14 3 (1.49%) Moq
14 3 (1.49%) NUnit
General
1 43 (21.39%) Finance
2 10 (4.98%) Games
3 9 (4.48%) Banking
4 3 (1.49%) Marketing
4 3 (1.49%) Retail
5 2 (1.00%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.00%) Front Office
5 2 (1.00%) Publishing
5 2 (1.00%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.50%) Advertising
6 1 (0.50%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.50%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.50%) Legal
6 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 104 (51.74%) Developer
2 46 (22.89%) Java Developer
3 19 (9.45%) Scrum Master
4 18 (8.96%) Software Developer
5 16 (7.96%) Applications Developer
5 16 (7.96%) Architect
5 16 (7.96%) Web Developer
6 14 (6.97%) Senior Developer
7 13 (6.47%) C# Developer
7 13 (6.47%) Software Engineer
8 12 (5.97%) Lead Developer
8 12 (5.97%) Technical Architect
9 11 (5.47%) Oracle Developer
10 9 (4.48%) Python Developer
10 9 (4.48%) Systems Engineer
11 8 (3.98%) Java Software Developer
11 8 (3.98%) JavaScript Engineer
11 8 (3.98%) Open Source Developer
11 8 (3.98%) Python Web Developer
11 8 (3.98%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (30.85%) HTML
2 55 (27.36%) CSS
3 49 (24.38%) XML
4 47 (23.38%) RESTful
5 46 (22.89%) Hibernate
6 42 (20.90%) SOAP
7 41 (20.40%) Spring
8 39 (19.40%) JSON
9 35 (17.41%) .NET
10 28 (13.93%) JPA
11 27 (13.43%) Gherkin
12 24 (11.94%) ASP.NET
13 23 (11.44%) AngularJS
13 23 (11.44%) jQuery
13 23 (11.44%) REST
14 22 (10.95%) RichFaces
15 20 (9.95%) HTML5
16 18 (8.96%) ASP.NET MVC
16 18 (8.96%) J2EE
17 17 (8.46%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.94%) User Experience
2 14 (6.97%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (2.99%) Mobile App
4 4 (1.99%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.49%) Fintech
5 3 (1.49%) Mobile Banking
5 3 (1.49%) Online Banking
5 3 (1.49%) W3C
6 2 (1.00%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.00%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.00%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.50%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (0.50%) DataPower
7 1 (0.50%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.50%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.50%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.50%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.50%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.50%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 48 (23.88%) Linux
2 22 (10.95%) Windows
3 13 (6.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (5.47%) Windows Server
5 9 (4.48%) Ubuntu
5 9 (4.48%) Unix
6 7 (3.48%) Android
6 7 (3.48%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.50%) CentOS
7 1 (0.50%) FreeBSD
7 1 (0.50%) Solaris
7 1 (0.50%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (50.25%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (25.37%) Scrum
3 49 (24.38%) TDD
4 42 (20.90%) SOA
5 33 (16.42%) Open Source
6 32 (15.92%) Mentoring
7 30 (14.93%) Continuous Integration
7 30 (14.93%) OO
8 29 (14.43%) MVC
9 28 (13.93%) Software Engineering
9 28 (13.93%) Web Development
10 27 (13.43%) Infrastructure Management
11 16 (7.96%) BDD
11 16 (7.96%) Use Case
12 15 (7.46%) Unit Testing
13 14 (6.97%) BPMN
13 14 (6.97%) OOA/OOD
13 14 (6.97%) Open Source Development
13 14 (6.97%) UML
13 14 (6.97%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 112 (55.72%) Java
2 76 (37.81%) SQL
3 61 (30.35%) JavaScript
4 41 (20.40%) C#
5 32 (15.92%) PL/SQL
6 26 (12.94%) Python
7 11 (5.47%) Bash Shell
8 10 (4.98%) PowerShell
9 7 (3.48%) PHP
10 6 (2.99%) XPath
11 5 (2.49%) Ruby
11 5 (2.49%) Shell Script
11 5 (2.49%) T-SQL
12 4 (1.99%) VB
13 3 (1.49%) Perl
13 3 (1.49%) VBScript
14 2 (1.00%) ES6
15 1 (0.50%) C
15 1 (0.50%) C++
15 1 (0.50%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 36 (17.91%) Security Cleared
2 19 (9.45%) Degree
3 4 (1.99%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.99%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.50%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.50%) MCP
4 1 (0.50%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.97%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.99%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.50%) NFS
Systems Management
1 17 (8.46%) Puppet
2 16 (7.96%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (3.48%) Check_MK
3 7 (3.48%) Nagios
4 4 (1.99%) Ansible
5 1 (0.50%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 1 (0.50%) Packer
5 1 (0.50%) Terraform
5 1 (0.50%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 48 (23.88%) Oracle
2 25 (12.44%) Red Hat
3 13 (6.47%) Microsoft
4 9 (4.48%) Brocade
4 9 (4.48%) Cisco
4 9 (4.48%) Citrix
4 9 (4.48%) Percona
4 9 (4.48%) Riverbed
4 9 (4.48%) VMware
5 8 (3.98%) IBM
6 7 (3.48%) Palo Alto
6 7 (3.48%) Perforce
7 5 (2.49%) MuleSoft
8 3 (1.49%) Atlassian
8 3 (1.49%) Aveksa
8 3 (1.49%) CyberArk
8 3 (1.49%) Sybase
9 2 (1.00%) Cognos
9 2 (1.00%) SAP
9 2 (1.00%) TIBCO
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