Period
to 23 April 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 23 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
England > South East
6 months to
23 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 76 45 39
Rank change year-on-year -31 -6 -5
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 479 1,052 1,518
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 3.76% 5.38% 5.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.81% 13.28% 14.23%
Number of salaries quoted 385 857 1,297
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £32,500
25th Percentile £38,750 £40,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.00% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £63,750
90th Percentile £75,950 £72,500 £80,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% +9.09% +4.76%

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 the South East with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 5,440 7,920 10,664
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 42.69% 40.53% 40.09%
Number of salaries quoted 4,544 6,818 9,232
10th Percentile £33,500 £32,500 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £38,250 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £65,000 £63,250 £61,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,650 £71,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +1.85% +8.00%

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Web Services as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Web Services in the South East

Web Services
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Web Services in the South East.

Salary trend for Web Services in the South East

Web Services
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Web Services in the South East over the 6 months to 23 April 2021.

Salary histogram for Web Services in the South East

Web Services
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the South East region over the 6 months to 23 April 2021. 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
Thames Valley -30 181 £47,500 -13.64% 50
Hampshire -36 117 £44,000 -2.22% 26
Surrey +1 99 £62,500 +19.05% 13
Berkshire -46 93 £50,000 -13.04% 24
Buckinghamshire -9 45 £42,500 -15.00% 12
Oxfordshire +17 43 £45,000 +5.88% 14
West Sussex -19 32 £45,000 +12.50% 4
East Sussex -9 22 £45,000 - 6
Kent +9 20 £55,000 - 4
Home Counties -2 2 £90,000 -
Web Services
England

For the 6 months to 23 April 2021, 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 South East region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 240 (50.10%) JavaScript
2 188 (39.25%) C#
3 184 (38.41%) Agile Software Development
4 181 (37.79%) .NET
4 181 (37.79%) CSS
5 179 (37.37%) HTML
6 158 (32.99%) SQL
7 151 (31.52%) SQL Server
8 141 (29.44%) Web Development
9 133 (27.77%) Azure
10 120 (25.05%) MVC
11 115 (24.01%) jQuery
12 105 (21.92%) PHP
13 100 (20.88%) Java
14 98 (20.46%) Git (software)
15 95 (19.83%) REST
16 94 (19.62%) ASP.NET
16 94 (19.62%) OOP
17 93 (19.42%) Scrum
18 88 (18.37%) TDD
18 88 (18.37%) MySQL
19 84 (17.54%) AWS
20 81 (16.91%) OO
21 77 (16.08%) SOAP
22 73 (15.24%) Linux
23 72 (15.03%) Microservices
24 70 (14.61%) DevOps
25 68 (14.20%) HTML5
26 67 (13.99%) React
27 64 (13.36%) Microsoft

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 22 (4.59%) CMS
2 19 (3.97%) BizTalk Server
3 18 (3.76%) Apache
4 16 (3.34%) IIS
5 10 (2.09%) Elasticsearch
5 10 (2.09%) WordPress
6 8 (1.67%) nginx
7 7 (1.46%) Tomcat
8 6 (1.25%) EPiServer
8 6 (1.25%) JBoss
8 6 (1.25%) Oracle Workflow
9 5 (1.04%) Apache Solr
9 5 (1.04%) Drupal
10 4 (0.84%) Confluence
10 4 (0.84%) Liferay
10 4 (0.84%) Sitecore CMS
11 3 (0.63%) GlassFish
11 3 (0.63%) Mule
12 2 (0.42%) OnBase
12 2 (0.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 6 (1.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (0.84%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.21%) ProjectWise
4 1 (0.21%) Revit
Business Applications
1 7 (1.46%) SAP CRM
2 6 (1.25%) Sprinklr
3 4 (0.84%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.42%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.21%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.21%) Magento
6 1 (0.21%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.21%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.21%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 133 (27.77%) Azure
2 84 (17.54%) AWS
3 44 (9.19%) SaaS
4 15 (3.13%) GitHub
5 14 (2.92%) PaaS
6 11 (2.30%) GCP
7 10 (2.09%) AWS CloudFormation
7 10 (2.09%) IaaS
8 9 (1.88%) Google Analytics
9 8 (1.67%) Power Platform
10 7 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
10 7 (1.46%) Microsoft 365
11 5 (1.04%) Apigee
12 4 (0.84%) BrowserStack
12 4 (0.84%) Cloudflare
12 4 (0.84%) Force.com
12 4 (0.84%) npm
13 3 (0.63%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
13 3 (0.63%) Salesforce Service Cloud
13 3 (0.63%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.55%) TCP/IP
2 15 (3.13%) Internet
3 13 (2.71%) Firewall
4 10 (2.09%) DNS
4 10 (2.09%) FTP
4 10 (2.09%) HTTP
5 6 (1.25%) VPN
6 5 (1.04%) SSL
7 3 (0.63%) Network Security
7 3 (0.63%) SMTP
8 2 (0.42%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (0.42%) LAN
8 2 (0.42%) Reverse Proxy
8 2 (0.42%) WAN
9 1 (0.21%) IPsec
9 1 (0.21%) IPv4
9 1 (0.21%) SMS
9 1 (0.21%) VLAN
9 1 (0.21%) Wireless
9 1 (0.21%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 151 (31.52%) SQL Server
2 88 (18.37%) MySQL
3 34 (7.10%) NoSQL
4 26 (5.43%) Relational Database
5 15 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
6 14 (2.92%) Big Data
6 14 (2.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (2.30%) MongoDB
8 10 (2.09%) SQL Server 2016
9 9 (1.88%) Redis
10 8 (1.67%) MS Access
11 7 (1.46%) GIS
11 7 (1.46%) MariaDB
11 7 (1.46%) Power BI
12 5 (1.04%) BusinessObjects
12 5 (1.04%) Hadoop
12 5 (1.04%) Spatial Data
12 5 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 4 (0.84%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 98 (20.46%) Git (software)
2 47 (9.81%) Visual Studio
3 37 (7.72%) JIRA
4 35 (7.31%) Jenkins
5 34 (7.10%) NUnit
6 20 (4.18%) Team Foundation Server
7 19 (3.97%) TeamCity
8 10 (2.09%) Subversion
8 10 (2.09%) Vagrant
9 9 (1.88%) Maven
10 8 (1.67%) Cucumber
10 8 (1.67%) Octopus Deploy
11 7 (1.46%) Selenium
12 6 (1.25%) Cypress.io
12 6 (1.25%) gulp
12 6 (1.25%) Oracle Forms
12 6 (1.25%) Visual Studio Team System
13 5 (1.04%) InstallShield
13 5 (1.04%) webpack
13 5 (1.04%) WiX
General
1 44 (9.19%) Finance
2 29 (6.05%) Marketing
3 14 (2.92%) Telecoms
4 12 (2.51%) Back Office
5 11 (2.30%) Law
6 10 (2.09%) Public Sector
7 7 (1.46%) Automotive
7 7 (1.46%) Military
8 6 (1.25%) Banking
9 5 (1.04%) Publishing
10 4 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.42%) Electronics
11 2 (0.42%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.42%) Retail
12 1 (0.21%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.21%) Billing
Job Titles
1 328 (68.48%) Developer
2 92 (19.21%) .NET Developer
3 89 (18.58%) C# Developer
4 64 (13.36%) C# .NET Developer
5 62 (12.94%) Senior Developer
6 59 (12.32%) PHP Developer
7 46 (9.60%) Software Developer
8 39 (8.14%) Full Stack Developer
9 35 (7.31%) Senior C# Developer
10 29 (6.05%) Senior .NET Developer
11 26 (5.43%) C# Software Developer
12 25 (5.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 24 (5.01%) .NET Software Developer
13 24 (5.01%) DevOps Engineer
14 21 (4.38%) Java Developer
14 21 (4.38%) Junior
15 19 (3.97%) Senior C# .NET Developer
16 18 (3.76%) Consultant
16 18 (3.76%) Junior Developer
17 17 (3.55%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 181 (37.79%) .NET
1 181 (37.79%) CSS
2 179 (37.37%) HTML
3 115 (24.01%) jQuery
4 95 (19.83%) REST
5 94 (19.62%) ASP.NET
6 77 (16.08%) SOAP
7 68 (14.20%) HTML5
8 67 (13.99%) React
9 60 (12.53%) .NET Core
10 57 (11.90%) .NET Framework
11 55 (11.48%) ASP.NET MVC
11 55 (11.48%) XML
12 54 (11.27%) WCF
13 51 (10.65%) Node.js
14 49 (10.23%) Symfony
15 48 (10.02%) AngularJS
16 47 (9.81%) Entity Framework
17 46 (9.60%) RESTful
18 44 (9.19%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 45 (9.39%) Greenfield Project
2 28 (5.85%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (4.59%) Mobile App
4 18 (3.76%) LIMS
5 16 (3.34%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (2.71%) Management Information System
7 11 (2.30%) Life Science
7 11 (2.30%) Organisational Skills
7 11 (2.30%) Self-Motivation
8 10 (2.09%) Algorithms
8 10 (2.09%) User Experience
9 9 (1.88%) Data Structures
10 8 (1.67%) Renewable Energy
11 7 (1.46%) Cloud Native
12 6 (1.25%) Hybrid Cloud
12 6 (1.25%) Public Cloud
13 5 (1.04%) CMDB
13 5 (1.04%) Data Centre
13 5 (1.04%) Linux Command Line
14 4 (0.84%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 73 (15.24%) Linux
2 35 (7.31%) Windows
3 31 (6.47%) Android
3 31 (6.47%) Apple iOS
4 13 (2.71%) Ubuntu
5 12 (2.51%) Windows Server
6 10 (2.09%) CentOS
7 8 (1.67%) Unix
8 5 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.42%) Debian
9 2 (0.42%) VMS
10 1 (0.21%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (38.41%) Agile Software Development
2 141 (29.44%) Web Development
3 120 (25.05%) MVC
4 94 (19.62%) OOP
5 93 (19.42%) Scrum
6 88 (18.37%) TDD
7 81 (16.91%) OO
8 72 (15.03%) Microservices
9 70 (14.61%) DevOps
10 56 (11.69%) Mobile Development
11 52 (10.86%) Unit Testing
12 47 (9.81%) Software Engineering
13 46 (9.60%) Test Automation
14 44 (9.19%) Front End Development
15 43 (8.98%) Problem-Solving
16 39 (8.14%) Workflow
17 38 (7.93%) Computer Science
18 34 (7.10%) Continuous Integration
19 32 (6.68%) SDLC
20 28 (5.85%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 240 (50.10%) JavaScript
2 188 (39.25%) C#
3 158 (32.99%) SQL
4 105 (21.92%) PHP
5 100 (20.88%) Java
6 44 (9.19%) Python
7 36 (7.52%) PowerShell
8 27 (5.64%) T-SQL
9 24 (5.01%) TypeScript
10 19 (3.97%) Bash Shell
10 19 (3.97%) PHP 7
11 18 (3.76%) Apple Swift
11 18 (3.76%) Objective-C
11 18 (3.76%) Ruby
12 15 (3.13%) C++
13 11 (2.30%) PHP 5
14 10 (2.09%) VB
14 10 (2.09%) VB.NET
15 9 (1.88%) C
16 7 (1.46%) Perl
Qualifications
1 38 (7.93%) Degree
2 17 (3.55%) Security Cleared
3 14 (2.92%) Computer Science Degree
4 12 (2.51%) SC Cleared
5 6 (1.25%) PhD
6 4 (0.84%) AWS Certification
6 4 (0.84%) CSPO
6 4 (0.84%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.63%) GCFA
7 3 (0.63%) GCFE
7 3 (0.63%) GCIH
7 3 (0.63%) GIAC
7 3 (0.63%) GREM
7 3 (0.63%) TOGAF Certification
8 2 (0.42%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.42%) DBS Check
8 2 (0.42%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.42%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.97%) QA
2 6 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.04%) NIST
3 5 (1.04%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.84%) GDPR
5 1 (0.21%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.21%) NCSC
5 1 (0.21%) SLA
5 1 (0.21%) WAI
5 1 (0.21%) WCAG
System Software
1 55 (11.48%) Docker
2 7 (1.46%) Active Directory
3 6 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.63%) vSphere
5 1 (0.21%) Firmware
5 1 (0.21%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 39 (8.14%) Kubernetes
2 24 (5.01%) Terraform
3 12 (2.51%) Ansible
4 8 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (1.46%) Jamf Pro
5 7 (1.46%) Puppet
6 6 (1.25%) Packer
7 4 (0.84%) Argo
7 4 (0.84%) Grafana
7 4 (0.84%) HP UCMDB
7 4 (0.84%) Prometheus
8 3 (0.63%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
8 3 (0.63%) Computer Incident Response Team
8 3 (0.63%) vCenter Server
8 3 (0.63%) vRealize
8 3 (0.63%) ZABBIX
9 2 (0.42%) HAProxy
9 2 (0.42%) Oracle ZFS
10 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Intune
10 1 (0.21%) MIIS
Vendors
1 64 (13.36%) Microsoft
2 21 (4.38%) Google
3 18 (3.76%) Oracle
4 16 (3.34%) Salesforce.com
5 15 (3.13%) SAP
6 9 (1.88%) VMware
7 7 (1.46%) Cisco
8 6 (1.25%) Fortinet
8 6 (1.25%) HP
8 6 (1.25%) IBM
8 6 (1.25%) Meridio
8 6 (1.25%) Micro Focus
8 6 (1.25%) SonicWALL
9 5 (1.04%) Remedy
9 5 (1.04%) Sitecore
10 4 (0.84%) BMC
10 4 (0.84%) ServiceNow
10 4 (0.84%) Zend
11 3 (0.63%) Blue Prism
11 3 (0.63%) Red Hat