Period
to 21 September 2018

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 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
England > South East
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 34 35
Rank change year-on-year -2 +1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 1,858 1,918 2,416
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 6.28% 6.60% 6.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.42% 15.93% 16.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1,624 1,642 2,207
South East median annual salary £49,750 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.56% - -
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £70,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

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 12,886 12,041 14,236
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 43.55% 41.46% 39.41%
Number of salaries quoted 11,193 10,394 12,606
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,000 £66,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 21 September 2018.

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 21 September 2018. 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 -8 734 £53,500 +18.89% 94
Hampshire -5 443 £45,000 +5.88% 47
Berkshire -4 357 £52,500 +15.38% 48
Surrey +3 265 £50,000 -4.76% 50
Oxfordshire -12 235 £60,000 +20.00% 26
West Sussex +15 203 £42,500 -3.95% 14
East Sussex +34 158 £45,000 - 21
Buckinghamshire -13 142 £47,500 +7.95% 20
Kent -3 44 £45,000 +28.57% 14
Middlesex 0 10 £55,000 - 2
Sussex -3 1 £50,000 -23.08%
Web Services
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, 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 1,096 (58.99%) Agile Software Development
2 923 (49.68%) JavaScript
3 870 (46.82%) .NET
4 843 (45.37%) C#
5 702 (37.78%) SQL
6 701 (37.73%) HTML
7 629 (33.85%) CSS
8 620 (33.37%) Java
9 587 (31.59%) SQL Server
10 544 (29.28%) MVC
11 499 (26.86%) Microsoft
12 484 (26.05%) TDD
13 479 (25.78%) AngularJS
14 434 (23.36%) ASP.NET
15 412 (22.17%) REST
16 400 (21.53%) jQuery
17 372 (20.02%) Amazon AWS
18 349 (18.78%) RESTful
19 335 (18.03%) Scrum
20 328 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
21 313 (16.85%) Software Engineering
22 310 (16.68%) Git (software)
23 305 (16.42%) Degree
24 304 (16.36%) SOAP
25 301 (16.20%) Continuous Integration
26 296 (15.93%) Linux
27 293 (15.77%) OO
28 281 (15.12%) HTML5
29 271 (14.59%) XML
30 257 (13.83%) Spring

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
1 105 (5.65%) Confluence
2 97 (5.22%) IIS
3 83 (4.47%) JBoss
4 65 (3.50%) Elasticsearch
5 61 (3.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 56 (3.01%) Apache
7 50 (2.69%) CMS
8 43 (2.31%) Apache Solr
8 43 (2.31%) WebSphere
9 29 (1.56%) Tomcat
10 27 (1.45%) BizTalk Server
11 26 (1.40%) WildFly
12 22 (1.18%) WordPress
13 21 (1.13%) WebLogic
14 17 (0.91%) SharePoint
14 17 (0.91%) Umbraco
15 13 (0.70%) Drupal
16 10 (0.54%) OpenStack
17 9 (0.48%) Apache ServiceMix
17 9 (0.48%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 24 (1.29%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (0.86%) MS Visio
3 13 (0.70%) Photoshop
4 10 (0.54%) GIMP
5 6 (0.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 4 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (0.22%) Microsoft Excel
7 2 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.054%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 23 (1.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.43%) NetSuite
3 5 (0.27%) Oracle BPM
4 4 (0.22%) Distributed Ledger
4 4 (0.22%) Payment Gateway
4 4 (0.22%) R3 Corda
4 4 (0.22%) Scribe Insight
5 2 (0.11%) BusinessWorks
5 2 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.11%) Visualfiles
6 1 (0.054%) Changepoint
6 1 (0.054%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.054%) Magento
6 1 (0.054%) SAP Business ByDesign
6 1 (0.054%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.054%) SAP MII
6 1 (0.054%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 372 (20.02%) Amazon AWS
2 328 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 82 (4.41%) SaaS
4 50 (2.69%) Google Cloud Platform
5 45 (2.42%) GitHub
6 30 (1.61%) Amazon EC2
6 30 (1.61%) PaaS
7 28 (1.51%) Serverless
8 27 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
8 27 (1.45%) Google Analytics
8 27 (1.45%) Office 365
9 26 (1.40%) Amazon S3
9 26 (1.40%) IaaS
10 25 (1.35%) AWS Lambda
11 24 (1.29%) Amazon SQS
12 21 (1.13%) npm
13 17 (0.91%) Amazon EMR
13 17 (0.91%) Amazon Kinesis
13 17 (0.91%) Azure Active Directory
14 16 (0.86%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 81 (4.36%) HTTP
2 35 (1.88%) Internet
3 24 (1.29%) Intranet
4 22 (1.18%) SAN
5 20 (1.08%) Broadband
5 20 (1.08%) Network Security
6 18 (0.97%) Wireless
7 11 (0.59%) Software-Defined Networking
8 10 (0.54%) DNS
9 9 (0.48%) HTTPS
9 9 (0.48%) SSL
10 8 (0.43%) Firewall
10 8 (0.43%) NAS
10 8 (0.43%) SMTP
10 8 (0.43%) TCP/IP
11 7 (0.38%) WAN
12 6 (0.32%) IMAP
12 6 (0.32%) VoIP
13 5 (0.27%) AMQP
14 4 (0.22%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 587 (31.59%) SQL Server
2 160 (8.61%) MySQL
3 120 (6.46%) Relational Database
4 106 (5.71%) NoSQL
5 89 (4.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 72 (3.88%) RDBMS
7 70 (3.77%) MongoDB
8 62 (3.34%) Oracle Database
8 62 (3.34%) PostgreSQL
9 56 (3.01%) Data Warehouse
10 55 (2.96%) SQL Server 2016
11 51 (2.74%) SQL Server 2012
12 49 (2.64%) SQL Server 2008
13 48 (2.58%) Big Data
14 44 (2.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 39 (2.10%) SQL Server 2005
16 33 (1.78%) Redis
17 21 (1.13%) Amazon RDS
17 21 (1.13%) Cosmos DB
18 20 (1.08%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 310 (16.68%) Git (software)
2 205 (11.03%) Jenkins
3 199 (10.71%) JIRA
4 179 (9.63%) Visual Studio
5 137 (7.37%) Selenium
6 111 (5.97%) JUnit
7 107 (5.76%) Team Foundation Server
8 93 (5.01%) NUnit
9 86 (4.63%) SoapUI
9 86 (4.63%) Subversion
10 82 (4.41%) Maven
11 68 (3.66%) Cucumber
12 61 (3.28%) Eclipse
13 58 (3.12%) gulp
14 54 (2.91%) SpecFlow
15 47 (2.53%) webpack
16 46 (2.48%) WebDriver
17 41 (2.21%) TeamCity
18 36 (1.94%) Octopus Deploy
19 31 (1.67%) Mockito
General
1 171 (9.20%) Finance
2 91 (4.90%) Retail
3 86 (4.63%) Manufacturing
4 55 (2.96%) Telecoms
5 35 (1.88%) Marketing
6 27 (1.45%) Banking
7 21 (1.13%) Electronics
8 17 (0.91%) Games
9 13 (0.70%) Automotive
10 12 (0.65%) Back Office
11 11 (0.59%) German Language
11 11 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
12 9 (0.48%) Law
13 8 (0.43%) Advertising
14 6 (0.32%) Legal
15 5 (0.27%) Investment Banking
15 5 (0.27%) Local Government
16 4 (0.22%) Financial Institution
17 3 (0.16%) Publishing
18 2 (0.11%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1,195 (64.32%) Developer
2 296 (15.93%) .NET Developer
3 276 (14.85%) Java Developer
4 269 (14.48%) C# Developer
5 206 (11.09%) Software Developer
6 201 (10.82%) Senior Developer
7 154 (8.29%) C# .NET Developer
8 125 (6.73%) Software Engineer
9 122 (6.57%) Architect
10 111 (5.97%) Lead Developer
11 107 (5.76%) Web Developer
12 103 (5.54%) Full Stack Developer
12 103 (5.54%) JavaScript Developer
13 94 (5.06%) Senior Java Developer
14 81 (4.36%) Analyst
15 80 (4.31%) ASP.NET Developer
16 74 (3.98%) C# Software Developer
17 68 (3.66%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 60 (3.23%) Angular Developer
19 57 (3.07%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 870 (46.82%) .NET
2 701 (37.73%) HTML
3 629 (33.85%) CSS
4 479 (25.78%) AngularJS
5 434 (23.36%) ASP.NET
6 412 (22.17%) REST
7 400 (21.53%) jQuery
8 349 (18.78%) RESTful
9 304 (16.36%) SOAP
10 281 (15.12%) HTML5
11 271 (14.59%) XML
12 257 (13.83%) Spring
13 253 (13.62%) ASP.NET MVC
14 249 (13.40%) .NET Framework
15 246 (13.24%) ASP.NET Web API
16 229 (12.33%) WCF
17 168 (9.04%) Node.js
18 161 (8.67%) JSON
19 156 (8.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 150 (8.07%) React
Miscellaneous
1 188 (10.12%) Computer Science
2 181 (9.74%) User Experience
3 155 (8.34%) Analytical Skills
4 102 (5.49%) Enterprise Software
5 81 (4.36%) Mobile App
6 79 (4.25%) Greenfield Project
7 76 (4.09%) Self-Motivation
8 73 (3.93%) Fintech
9 54 (2.91%) Social Media
10 31 (1.67%) Data Centre
11 30 (1.61%) Management Information System
12 25 (1.35%) Client/Server
12 25 (1.35%) Driving Licence
13 24 (1.29%) Linux Command Line
14 23 (1.24%) Public Cloud
14 23 (1.24%) Social Network
14 23 (1.24%) W3C
15 19 (1.02%) Clustering
16 18 (0.97%) Life Science
17 17 (0.91%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 296 (15.93%) Linux
2 224 (12.06%) Windows
3 81 (4.36%) Unix
4 62 (3.34%) Windows Server
5 38 (2.05%) Apple iOS
6 37 (1.99%) Android
7 21 (1.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 18 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (0.54%) CentOS
10 9 (0.48%) Ubuntu
10 9 (0.48%) Windows 10
10 9 (0.48%) Windows 7
11 8 (0.43%) Windows 8
12 7 (0.38%) Solaris
12 7 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (0.27%) Windows Embedded Compact
14 4 (0.22%) FreeBSD
15 3 (0.16%) Mac OS
15 3 (0.16%) Mac OS X
16 2 (0.11%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,096 (58.99%) Agile Software Development
2 544 (29.28%) MVC
3 484 (26.05%) TDD
4 335 (18.03%) Scrum
5 313 (16.85%) Software Engineering
6 301 (16.20%) Continuous Integration
7 293 (15.77%) OO
8 252 (13.56%) Test Automation
9 246 (13.24%) Web Development
10 201 (10.82%) Problem-Solving
11 197 (10.60%) BDD
12 192 (10.33%) SOA
13 167 (8.99%) Unit Testing
14 164 (8.83%) Microservices
15 148 (7.97%) DevOps
16 133 (7.16%) SDLC
17 126 (6.78%) OOP
18 120 (6.46%) Mentoring
19 117 (6.30%) E-Commerce
20 105 (5.65%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 923 (49.68%) JavaScript
2 843 (45.37%) C#
3 702 (37.78%) SQL
4 620 (33.37%) Java
5 177 (9.53%) Python
6 151 (8.13%) T-SQL
7 123 (6.62%) C++
8 115 (6.19%) Java 8
9 96 (5.17%) PHP
10 73 (3.93%) VB.NET
11 70 (3.77%) TypeScript
12 69 (3.71%) PL/SQL
13 47 (2.53%) Go
14 43 (2.31%) Bash Shell
15 41 (2.21%) Perl
16 40 (2.15%) C
17 37 (1.99%) PowerShell
17 37 (1.99%) Shell Script
18 36 (1.94%) Scala
19 34 (1.83%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 305 (16.42%) Degree
2 79 (4.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 46 (2.48%) Security Cleared
4 33 (1.78%) SC Cleared
5 30 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
6 28 (1.51%) ISEB
7 25 (1.35%) ISTQB
7 25 (1.35%) MCSE
8 23 (1.24%) MCSA
9 18 (0.97%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 12 (0.65%) Master's Degree
11 8 (0.43%) RHCE
11 8 (0.43%) RHCSA
11 8 (0.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 7 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (0.38%) PMI Certification
13 6 (0.32%) PhD
14 5 (0.27%) MCP
15 4 (0.22%) CISSP
15 4 (0.22%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 168 (9.04%) QA
2 18 (0.97%) PCI DSS
3 12 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (0.65%) SLA
4 11 (0.59%) ISO 9001
5 8 (0.43%) Data Quality
5 8 (0.43%) GCP
6 7 (0.38%) GAMP
7 6 (0.32%) PA-DSS
7 6 (0.32%) PMO
8 5 (0.27%) ISO 14001
9 4 (0.22%) PSD2
10 2 (0.11%) HL7
10 2 (0.11%) Solvency II
11 1 (0.054%) GDPR
System Software
1 113 (6.08%) Docker
2 69 (3.71%) Active Directory
3 48 (2.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (0.59%) Virtual Desktop
5 9 (0.48%) XenServer
6 8 (0.43%) Hyper-V
6 8 (0.43%) Terminal Server
7 5 (0.27%) HDFS
7 5 (0.27%) VirtualBox
8 4 (0.22%) LXC
8 4 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (0.16%) vSphere
10 2 (0.11%) Apache Flume
10 2 (0.11%) iptables
10 2 (0.11%) KVM
10 2 (0.11%) Xen
10 2 (0.11%) zsh
11 1 (0.054%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 52 (2.80%) Ansible
2 45 (2.42%) Kubernetes
3 40 (2.15%) Puppet
4 30 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
5 29 (1.56%) Terraform
6 15 (0.81%) Packer
7 14 (0.75%) Kibana
8 11 (0.59%) Single Sign-On
9 8 (0.43%) Data Guard
9 8 (0.43%) Microsoft Clustering
10 6 (0.32%) HP ALM
10 6 (0.32%) Nagios
11 5 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
11 5 (0.27%) logstash
11 5 (0.27%) Marathon
11 5 (0.27%) Mesos
12 4 (0.22%) CA Wily
12 4 (0.22%) Rundeck
13 3 (0.16%) HAProxy
13 3 (0.16%) SCOM
Vendors
1 499 (26.86%) Microsoft
2 205 (11.03%) Oracle
3 97 (5.22%) Google
4 74 (3.98%) Capita
5 55 (2.96%) VMware
6 50 (2.69%) Salesforce.com
6 50 (2.69%) Xamarin
7 46 (2.48%) SAP
8 33 (1.78%) Informatica
9 26 (1.40%) Citrix
9 26 (1.40%) IBM
10 21 (1.13%) Talend
11 19 (1.02%) Red Hat
12 17 (0.91%) Adobe
12 17 (0.91%) Atlassian
13 16 (0.86%) MuleSoft
14 15 (0.81%) Sitecore
15 11 (0.59%) HP
15 11 (0.59%) Twitter
16 9 (0.48%) Apple