Period
to 22 October 2019

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

Web Services
England > South East
6 months to
22 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 49 36 34
Rank change year-on-year -13 -2 0
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 1,290 1,824 1,878
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 5.08% 6.26% 6.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.14% 14.54% 15.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1,103 1,576 1,590
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +4.40% +1.11%
10th Percentile £33,000 £32,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £69,750 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +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 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 9,819 12,545 12,094
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 38.66% 43.05% 41.91%
Number of salaries quoted 8,483 10,866 10,467
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £30,500 £27,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £66,250
England 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 the South East

Job postings citing Web Services as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Web Services in the South East over the 6 months to 22 October 2019.

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 22 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
Thames Valley -22 462 £52,500 -2.78% 103
Hampshire -5 364 £45,000 - 49
Berkshire -17 263 £55,000 +4.76% 60
Surrey -12 163 £55,000 +10.00% 21
West Sussex -12 147 £47,500 +5.56% 15
Oxfordshire -8 114 £50,000 -16.67% 19
East Sussex -3 98 £55,000 +22.22% 11
Buckinghamshire -26 85 £50,000 +5.26% 24
Kent -4 37 £47,500 +18.75% 13
Middlesex -10 9 £60,000 -40.00%
Sussex - 6 £45,000 -
Isle of Wight - 1 £47,500 -
Web Services
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 South East region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 699 (54.19%) Agile Software Development
2 632 (48.99%) JavaScript
3 560 (43.41%) C#
4 546 (42.33%) .NET
5 507 (39.30%) HTML
6 456 (35.35%) CSS
7 444 (34.42%) SQL
8 438 (33.95%) SQL Server
9 419 (32.48%) Java
10 392 (30.39%) MVC
11 347 (26.90%) ASP.NET
12 321 (24.88%) jQuery
13 318 (24.65%) REST
14 303 (23.49%) TDD
15 297 (23.02%) Linux
16 279 (21.63%) Azure
17 278 (21.55%) SOAP
18 260 (20.16%) AWS
19 250 (19.38%) XML
20 247 (19.15%) Web Development
21 246 (19.07%) Microsoft
22 234 (18.14%) Scrum
23 223 (17.29%) Degree
24 222 (17.21%) DevOps
25 216 (16.74%) AngularJS
26 203 (15.74%) RESTful
27 198 (15.35%) WCF
28 189 (14.65%) OO
29 180 (13.95%) ASP.NET MVC
30 166 (12.87%) Software Engineering

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 45 (3.49%) Confluence
2 42 (3.26%) Tomcat
3 39 (3.02%) IIS
4 25 (1.94%) SharePoint
5 23 (1.78%) JBoss
6 22 (1.71%) CMS
7 18 (1.40%) Apache
7 18 (1.40%) BizTalk Server
8 16 (1.24%) WebLogic
8 16 (1.24%) WebSphere
9 15 (1.16%) WebSphere Application Server
10 13 (1.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 12 (0.93%) Apache Solr
12 11 (0.85%) GeoServer
13 7 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
13 7 (0.54%) OpenStack
14 6 (0.47%) Drupal
14 6 (0.47%) Jetty
14 6 (0.47%) nginx
14 6 (0.47%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 16 (1.24%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (0.62%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.078%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 19 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (0.54%) SAP PSCD
4 6 (0.47%) SAP S/4HANA
5 5 (0.39%) SAP ERP
5 5 (0.39%) SAP MM
6 4 (0.31%) Oracle BPM
7 3 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (0.23%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.078%) Infor M3
8 1 (0.078%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.078%) Payment Gateway
8 1 (0.078%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.078%) SAP Business ByDesign
8 1 (0.078%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 279 (21.63%) Azure
2 260 (20.16%) AWS
3 87 (6.74%) SaaS
4 70 (5.43%) GCP
5 30 (2.33%) Serverless
6 26 (2.02%) Cloud Computing
7 25 (1.94%) Amazon EC2
8 21 (1.63%) Power Platform
9 20 (1.55%) Dynamics 365
10 16 (1.24%) Office 365
11 15 (1.16%) AWS Lambda
12 14 (1.09%) PaaS
13 13 (1.01%) AWS CloudFormation
13 13 (1.01%) IaaS
14 12 (0.93%) Boomi
15 11 (0.85%) GitHub
16 7 (0.54%) Amazon S3
17 5 (0.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 5 (0.39%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
18 4 (0.31%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 63 (4.88%) HTTP
2 22 (1.71%) TCP/IP
3 18 (1.40%) Internet
4 15 (1.16%) RS-232
4 15 (1.16%) RS-485
5 13 (1.01%) SAN
6 11 (0.85%) WAN
7 10 (0.78%) X.509
8 8 (0.62%) VoIP
9 7 (0.54%) Firewall
9 7 (0.54%) MPLS
10 6 (0.47%) DNS
11 5 (0.39%) AMQP
11 5 (0.39%) Ethernet
11 5 (0.39%) FTP
11 5 (0.39%) IMAP
11 5 (0.39%) NAS
11 5 (0.39%) SMTP
11 5 (0.39%) VPN
12 4 (0.31%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 438 (33.95%) SQL Server
2 160 (12.40%) MySQL
3 64 (4.96%) PostgreSQL
4 63 (4.88%) Relational Database
5 31 (2.40%) MongoDB
5 31 (2.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 30 (2.33%) NoSQL
7 27 (2.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 23 (1.78%) SQL Server 2008
9 22 (1.71%) RDBMS
10 21 (1.63%) Power BI
11 20 (1.55%) DB2
12 18 (1.40%) Oracle Database
13 17 (1.32%) SQL Server 2016
14 15 (1.16%) Redis
15 13 (1.01%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 13 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
16 12 (0.93%) Azure SQL Database
16 12 (0.93%) GIS
17 11 (0.85%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 156 (12.09%) Git (software)
2 114 (8.84%) Visual Studio
3 112 (8.68%) Jenkins
4 92 (7.13%) JIRA
5 76 (5.89%) NUnit
6 75 (5.81%) Team Foundation Server
7 55 (4.26%) Selenium
8 51 (3.95%) Maven
9 47 (3.64%) StyleCop
10 46 (3.57%) Subversion
11 35 (2.71%) Cucumber
12 33 (2.56%) SpecFlow
13 30 (2.33%) Eclipse
14 26 (2.02%) Mocha
14 26 (2.02%) Octopus Deploy
15 24 (1.86%) WebDriver
16 22 (1.71%) Jasmine
16 22 (1.71%) TeamCity
16 22 (1.71%) Visual Studio Team System
17 21 (1.63%) SoapUI
General
1 103 (7.98%) Finance
2 53 (4.11%) Retail
3 40 (3.10%) Marketing
4 33 (2.56%) Manufacturing
5 30 (2.33%) Public Sector
6 24 (1.86%) Advertising
7 20 (1.55%) Telecoms
8 18 (1.40%) Automotive
9 16 (1.24%) Publishing
10 10 (0.78%) Aerospace
10 10 (0.78%) Back Office
11 9 (0.70%) Legal
12 8 (0.62%) Law
12 8 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
13 5 (0.39%) Banking
13 5 (0.39%) Billing
13 5 (0.39%) Electronics
13 5 (0.39%) German Language
14 4 (0.31%) Housing Association
14 4 (0.31%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 852 (66.05%) Developer
2 272 (21.09%) .NET Developer
3 236 (18.29%) C# Developer
4 201 (15.58%) Software Developer
5 185 (14.34%) C# .NET Developer
6 165 (12.79%) Senior Developer
7 155 (12.02%) Java Developer
8 136 (10.54%) ASP.NET Developer
8 136 (10.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 108 (8.37%) Software Engineer
10 97 (7.52%) PHP Developer
11 84 (6.51%) Web Developer
12 67 (5.19%) Senior Software Engineer
13 66 (5.12%) .NET Software Developer
14 62 (4.81%) C# Software Developer
15 60 (4.65%) Analyst
16 51 (3.95%) Senior PHP Developer
17 50 (3.88%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
18 47 (3.64%) Architect
18 47 (3.64%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 546 (42.33%) .NET
2 507 (39.30%) HTML
3 456 (35.35%) CSS
4 347 (26.90%) ASP.NET
5 321 (24.88%) jQuery
6 318 (24.65%) REST
7 278 (21.55%) SOAP
8 250 (19.38%) XML
9 216 (16.74%) AngularJS
10 203 (15.74%) RESTful
11 198 (15.35%) WCF
12 180 (13.95%) ASP.NET MVC
13 160 (12.40%) Spring
14 155 (12.02%) .NET Framework
15 135 (10.47%) JSON
16 129 (10.00%) HTML5
17 117 (9.07%) Ajax
18 116 (8.99%) ASP.NET Web API
19 104 (8.06%) React
20 76 (5.89%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 121 (9.38%) Mobile App
2 87 (6.74%) Greenfield Project
3 86 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 61 (4.73%) Enterprise Software
5 53 (4.11%) Self-Motivation
6 41 (3.18%) User Experience
7 32 (2.48%) Management Information System
8 22 (1.71%) Algorithms
9 17 (1.32%) Data Structures
10 16 (1.24%) Client/Server
10 16 (1.24%) Mainframe
11 15 (1.16%) Clustering
12 14 (1.09%) Driving Licence
12 14 (1.09%) Public Cloud
13 13 (1.01%) IBM Mainframe
13 13 (1.01%) N-Tier
14 12 (0.93%) Data Centre
15 11 (0.85%) PKI
16 8 (0.62%) Cyberthreat
17 6 (0.47%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 297 (23.02%) Linux
2 133 (10.31%) Windows
3 55 (4.26%) Android
4 45 (3.49%) Apple iOS
5 28 (2.17%) Windows Server
6 21 (1.63%) CentOS
7 16 (1.24%) Unix
8 14 (1.09%) Ubuntu
9 11 (0.85%) Debian
10 10 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (0.31%) Mac OS
13 3 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (0.16%) Solaris
15 1 (0.078%) Amazon Linux
15 1 (0.078%) Windows Phone
15 1 (0.078%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 699 (54.19%) Agile Software Development
2 392 (30.39%) MVC
3 303 (23.49%) TDD
4 247 (19.15%) Web Development
5 234 (18.14%) Scrum
6 222 (17.21%) DevOps
7 189 (14.65%) OO
8 166 (12.87%) Software Engineering
9 158 (12.25%) BDD
10 149 (11.55%) Continuous Integration
11 134 (10.39%) SDLC
12 129 (10.00%) Computer Science
13 124 (9.61%) Test Automation
14 121 (9.38%) OOP
15 111 (8.60%) Problem-Solving
16 104 (8.06%) SOA
17 95 (7.36%) Microservices
18 89 (6.90%) Mentoring
19 76 (5.89%) Front End Development
20 73 (5.66%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 632 (48.99%) JavaScript
2 560 (43.41%) C#
3 444 (34.42%) SQL
4 419 (32.48%) Java
5 144 (11.16%) Python
6 143 (11.09%) PHP
7 99 (7.67%) C++
8 92 (7.13%) VB.NET
9 65 (5.04%) TypeScript
10 61 (4.73%) C
11 59 (4.57%) PowerShell
12 54 (4.19%) T-SQL
13 49 (3.80%) Objective-C
14 45 (3.49%) Java 8
15 32 (2.48%) Bash Shell
15 32 (2.48%) PL/SQL
16 25 (1.94%) PHP 5
17 20 (1.55%) Apple Swift
18 18 (1.40%) ABAP
18 18 (1.40%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 223 (17.29%) Degree
2 65 (5.04%) Security Cleared
3 60 (4.65%) Computer Science Degree
4 49 (3.80%) SC Cleared
5 19 (1.47%) ISTQB
6 16 (1.24%) ISEB
7 9 (0.70%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (0.62%) PMI Certification
9 6 (0.47%) CCNA
9 6 (0.47%) CCNP
9 6 (0.47%) MCITP
9 6 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 5 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (0.39%) PMP
10 5 (0.39%) SAP Certification
11 4 (0.31%) CISSP
11 4 (0.31%) Master's Degree
12 3 (0.23%) DV Cleared
12 3 (0.23%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (6.36%) QA
2 9 (0.70%) GDPR
2 9 (0.70%) SLA
3 8 (0.62%) PMO
3 8 (0.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (0.47%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.31%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.23%) NIST
8 2 (0.16%) ISAE 3402
8 2 (0.16%) ISO 14001
8 2 (0.16%) ISO 22301
8 2 (0.16%) ISO 31000
8 2 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27005
8 2 (0.16%) PSD2
9 1 (0.078%) COBIT
9 1 (0.078%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.078%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 123 (9.53%) Docker
2 19 (1.47%) Active Directory
3 17 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.47%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.47%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (0.39%) vCloud
6 2 (0.16%) ISA Server
6 2 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.16%) XenApp
7 1 (0.078%) Ceph
7 1 (0.078%) Kamailio
7 1 (0.078%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 73 (5.66%) Kubernetes
2 40 (3.10%) Ansible
3 32 (2.48%) Opscode Chef
4 26 (2.02%) Puppet
5 23 (1.78%) Terraform
6 10 (0.78%) Marathon
6 10 (0.78%) Mesos
7 9 (0.70%) SCOM
8 8 (0.62%) SCCM
8 8 (0.62%) Single Sign-On
9 6 (0.47%) ZABBIX
10 5 (0.39%) HAProxy
10 5 (0.39%) HP Data Protector
10 5 (0.39%) Microsoft Clustering
10 5 (0.39%) Salt
11 4 (0.31%) AirWatch
11 4 (0.31%) Grafana
11 4 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
11 4 (0.31%) Microsoft Intune
12 3 (0.23%) Kibana
Vendors
1 246 (19.07%) Microsoft
2 98 (7.60%) Oracle
3 69 (5.35%) Zend
4 52 (4.03%) Google
5 36 (2.79%) SAP
6 23 (1.78%) VMware
7 20 (1.55%) IBM
8 18 (1.40%) MuleSoft
9 16 (1.24%) Salesforce.com
10 14 (1.09%) Atlassian
10 14 (1.09%) Cisco
10 14 (1.09%) Informatica
10 14 (1.09%) webMethods
11 13 (1.01%) Dell
12 11 (0.85%) TIBCO
13 10 (0.78%) Xamarin
14 9 (0.70%) HP
14 9 (0.70%) Red Hat
15 8 (0.62%) Cypress Semiconductor
15 8 (0.62%) Splunk