Period
to 29 May 2020

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 29 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
UK > Scotland
6 months to
29 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 49 53 61
Rank change year-on-year +4 +8 -14
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 143 238 257
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 4.86% 4.54% 4.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.77% 11.19% 11.05%
Number of salaries quoted 100 171 181
Median annual salary £52,500 £46,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.90% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

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 1,328 2,127 2,326
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 45.15% 40.53% 40.67%
Number of salaries quoted 844 1,459 1,657
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £66,250 £67,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Services in Scotland

Web Services
Salary Trend in Scotland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Web Services in Scotland.

Salary trend for Web Services in Scotland

Web Services
Salary Histogram in Scotland

Salary distribution for jobs citing Web Services in Scotland over the 6 months to 29 May 2020.

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 29 May 2020. 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
Glasgow +7 66 £55,000 +10.00% 9
Edinburgh +9 59 £55,000 +30.40% 7
Dundee +4 6 £48,750 +19.63%
Aberdeen -2 6 £30,000 -51.02%
South Lanarkshire +2 3 - -
Scottish Borders -6 1 - -
East Lothian - 1 £35,000 -
Perth and Kinross - 1 £52,500 -
South Ayrshire - 1 £37,500 -
Web Services
UK

For the 6 months to 29 May 2020, 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 89 (62.24%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 61 (42.66%) AWS
4 56 (39.16%) Java
5 50 (34.97%) C#
6 49 (34.27%) .NET
7 43 (30.07%) CSS
8 38 (26.57%) Azure
9 37 (25.87%) SQL Server
10 36 (25.17%) SQL
10 36 (25.17%) Test Automation
11 34 (23.78%) RESTful
11 34 (23.78%) Degree
11 34 (23.78%) Software Engineering
12 33 (23.08%) HTML
12 33 (23.08%) Microsoft
12 33 (23.08%) DevOps
13 31 (21.68%) Microservices
14 30 (20.98%) Spring
15 29 (20.28%) Finance
15 29 (20.28%) Git (software)
16 27 (18.88%) AngularJS
16 27 (18.88%) MVC
17 26 (18.18%) REST
18 25 (17.48%) SOAP
19 24 (16.78%) ASP.NET
19 24 (16.78%) Node.js
20 23 (16.08%) Windows
20 23 (16.08%) React
21 22 (15.38%) Spring Boot

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 7 (4.90%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (3.50%) nginx
3 4 (2.80%) Anypoint
3 4 (2.80%) ArcGIS
3 4 (2.80%) CMS
3 4 (2.80%) Mule
4 3 (2.10%) Cloud Foundry
4 3 (2.10%) JBoss
4 3 (2.10%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.40%) Apache
5 2 (1.40%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.40%) Drupal
6 1 (0.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.70%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.70%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 3 (2.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.70%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.70%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.70%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.70%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 61 (42.66%) AWS
2 38 (26.57%) Azure
3 17 (11.89%) GCP
4 15 (10.49%) Serverless
5 10 (6.99%) AWS Lambda
6 8 (5.59%) Amazon S3
6 8 (5.59%) PaaS
7 7 (4.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 7 (4.90%) Amazon ECS
7 7 (4.90%) Amazon Kinesis
7 7 (4.90%) SaaS
8 5 (3.50%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (2.80%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (2.10%) GitHub
10 3 (2.10%) Power Platform
11 2 (1.40%) Dynamics 365
11 2 (1.40%) TestFlight
12 1 (0.70%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 1 (0.70%) Slack
12 1 (0.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.70%) Firewall
1 1 (0.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (25.87%) SQL Server
2 15 (10.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (6.99%) MongoDB
5 7 (4.90%) Amazon Athena
5 7 (4.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 7 (4.90%) NoSQL
6 5 (3.50%) GIS
6 5 (3.50%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (3.50%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (2.10%) Mixpanel
7 3 (2.10%) MySQL
7 3 (2.10%) Power BI
8 2 (1.40%) Big Data
8 2 (1.40%) Cosmos DB
8 2 (1.40%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.70%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.70%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.70%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 29 (20.28%) Git (software)
2 14 (9.79%) Maven
3 12 (8.39%) Gerrit
3 12 (8.39%) Gradle
4 10 (6.99%) Visual Studio
5 9 (6.29%) Selenium
6 8 (5.59%) Cucumber
7 7 (4.90%) SoapUI
8 6 (4.20%) webpack
9 4 (2.80%) JIRA
9 4 (2.80%) JUnit
9 4 (2.80%) Xcode
10 3 (2.10%) GitLab
10 3 (2.10%) Mocha
10 3 (2.10%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (1.40%) Jenkins
11 2 (1.40%) Subversion
12 1 (0.70%) Eclipse
12 1 (0.70%) IntelliJ
12 1 (0.70%) TeamCity
General
1 29 (20.28%) Finance
2 12 (8.39%) Law
3 8 (5.59%) Banking
4 3 (2.10%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.40%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.40%) Marketing
6 1 (0.70%) Games
Job Titles
1 72 (50.35%) Developer
2 23 (16.08%) Java Developer
3 21 (14.69%) .NET Developer
4 18 (12.59%) Senior Developer
4 18 (12.59%) Software Developer
5 17 (11.89%) Software Engineer
6 14 (9.79%) Cloud Engineer
7 12 (8.39%) DevOps Engineer
7 12 (8.39%) Java Software Developer
7 12 (8.39%) JavaScript Developer
8 11 (7.69%) Architect
8 11 (7.69%) IT Support
9 10 (6.99%) 1st/2nd Line Support
9 10 (6.99%) Senior .NET Developer
10 9 (6.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
10 9 (6.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
10 9 (6.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
10 9 (6.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 9 (6.29%) IT Engineer
10 9 (6.29%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (34.27%) .NET
2 43 (30.07%) CSS
3 34 (23.78%) RESTful
4 33 (23.08%) HTML
5 30 (20.98%) Spring
6 27 (18.88%) AngularJS
7 26 (18.18%) REST
8 25 (17.48%) SOAP
9 24 (16.78%) ASP.NET
9 24 (16.78%) Node.js
10 23 (16.08%) React
11 22 (15.38%) Spring Boot
12 20 (13.99%) XML
13 16 (11.19%) WCF
14 13 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
15 11 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
16 10 (6.99%) Ajax
16 10 (6.99%) Ember.js
17 9 (6.29%) jQuery
18 8 (5.59%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.29%) Cloud Native
2 7 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.20%) Public Cloud
4 5 (3.50%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (3.50%) Mobile App
4 5 (3.50%) Robotics
5 4 (2.80%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.10%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.10%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (2.10%) Social Media
6 3 (2.10%) User Experience
7 1 (0.70%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.70%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.70%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.70%) Replication
7 1 (0.70%) RIA
7 1 (0.70%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 23 (16.08%) Windows
2 13 (9.09%) Android
2 13 (9.09%) Linux
3 12 (8.39%) Apple iOS
4 5 (3.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (62.24%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (25.17%) Test Automation
3 34 (23.78%) Software Engineering
4 33 (23.08%) DevOps
5 31 (21.68%) Microservices
6 27 (18.88%) MVC
7 22 (15.38%) TDD
8 21 (14.69%) OO
9 20 (13.99%) SDLC
10 19 (13.29%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (13.29%) Scrum
11 18 (12.59%) Business Intelligence
12 17 (11.89%) Analytics
12 17 (11.89%) Computer Science
13 16 (11.19%) Web Application Development
14 15 (10.49%) Continuous Improvement
14 15 (10.49%) Machine Learning
15 13 (9.09%) Artificial Intelligence
15 13 (9.09%) Mentoring
16 12 (8.39%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 65 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 56 (39.16%) Java
3 50 (34.97%) C#
4 36 (25.17%) SQL
5 18 (12.59%) Python
5 18 (12.59%) TypeScript
6 8 (5.59%) Kotlin
7 7 (4.90%) Apple Swift
8 6 (4.20%) Ruby
8 6 (4.20%) T-SQL
9 5 (3.50%) ES6
9 5 (3.50%) Go
9 5 (3.50%) Groovy
9 5 (3.50%) VBA
10 4 (2.80%) Java 8
10 4 (2.80%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.40%) F#
11 2 (1.40%) PHP
11 2 (1.40%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (23.78%) Degree
2 10 (6.99%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.40%) MBA
4 1 (0.70%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.70%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.49%) QA
System Software
1 16 (11.19%) Docker
2 1 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (7.69%) Kubernetes
2 7 (4.90%) Kibana
2 7 (4.90%) logstash
3 5 (3.50%) Rancher
3 5 (3.50%) Terraform
4 4 (2.80%) CloudHub
5 1 (0.70%) Ansible
5 1 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 33 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 17 (11.89%) Google
3 11 (7.69%) IBM
4 10 (6.99%) Oracle
5 7 (4.90%) Splunk
6 5 (3.50%) Automation Anywhere
6 5 (3.50%) Blue Prism
6 5 (3.50%) UiPath
7 4 (2.80%) ESRI
7 4 (2.80%) Jaspersoft
7 4 (2.80%) MuleSoft
8 3 (2.10%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.70%) Adobe
9 1 (0.70%) Apple
9 1 (0.70%) SaltStack
9 1 (0.70%) VMware
9 1 (0.70%) Zend