Period
to 1 April 2020

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 1 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
England > South East
6 months to
1 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 43 42 36
Rank change year-on-year -1 -6 -4
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 1,151 1,501 2,057
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 5.38% 5.66% 6.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.29% 13.85% 15.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1,023 1,268 1,948
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £33,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% +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 8,658 10,836 13,695
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 40.47% 40.85% 43.52%
Number of salaries quoted 7,373 9,282 12,009
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,800 £30,000 £29,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.77% +6.00% +5.26%

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 1 April 2020.

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 1 April 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
Thames Valley -1 446 £55,000 +10.00% 46
Hampshire +28 376 £45,000 +12.50% 19
Berkshire +5 281 £60,000 +20.00% 25
Surrey -15 153 £52,500 -4.55% 33
Buckinghamshire -1 107 £50,000 +4.17% 11
West Sussex -39 79 £40,000 -11.11% 4
East Sussex +6 69 £45,000 +5.88% 7
Oxfordshire -28 58 £42,500 -27.66% 10
Kent +6 20 £55,000 +7.32% 9
Middlesex +1 1 - -
Home Counties - 1 - -
Sussex - 1 £45,000 -
Web Services
England

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 South East region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 655 (56.91%) Agile Software Development
2 568 (49.35%) JavaScript
3 473 (41.09%) .NET
4 471 (40.92%) HTML
4 471 (40.92%) C#
5 435 (37.79%) SQL
6 421 (36.58%) CSS
7 337 (29.28%) Java
8 335 (29.11%) REST
9 332 (28.84%) SQL Server
10 330 (28.67%) MVC
11 268 (23.28%) SOAP
12 266 (23.11%) jQuery
13 252 (21.89%) Scrum
14 244 (21.20%) Web Development
15 236 (20.50%) Azure
16 230 (19.98%) ASP.NET
17 222 (19.29%) TDD
18 196 (17.03%) AWS
19 187 (16.25%) RESTful
19 187 (16.25%) XML
19 187 (16.25%) Linux
20 185 (16.07%) AngularJS
21 182 (15.81%) OO
22 181 (15.73%) Microsoft
23 179 (15.55%) .NET Framework
24 177 (15.38%) Git (software)
25 164 (14.25%) MySQL
26 161 (13.99%) Test Automation
27 158 (13.73%) DevOps

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 44 (3.82%) Tomcat
2 43 (3.74%) Confluence
3 41 (3.56%) IIS
4 27 (2.35%) Elasticsearch
5 24 (2.09%) CMS
6 23 (2.00%) SharePoint
7 21 (1.82%) WebLogic
8 18 (1.56%) Apache
9 17 (1.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 16 (1.39%) JBoss
11 14 (1.22%) Red Hat Fuse
11 14 (1.22%) SharePoint 2013
12 12 (1.04%) Oracle Service Bus
13 10 (0.87%) WebSphere
14 9 (0.78%) Cloud Foundry
14 9 (0.78%) WebSphere Application Server
15 7 (0.61%) CICS
16 6 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
17 5 (0.43%) Kentico
17 5 (0.43%) OpenStack
Applications
1 19 (1.65%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (1.13%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.087%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 16 (1.39%) Dynamics AX
1 16 (1.39%) Magento
2 9 (0.78%) Oracle Applications
2 9 (0.78%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
5 5 (0.43%) Visualfiles
6 3 (0.26%) Oracle ERP
6 3 (0.26%) Payment Gateway
7 2 (0.17%) NetSuite
7 2 (0.17%) Summit
8 1 (0.087%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 236 (20.50%) Azure
2 196 (17.03%) AWS
3 82 (7.12%) SaaS
4 52 (4.52%) GitHub
5 32 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
6 31 (2.69%) GCP
7 25 (2.17%) Power Platform
8 24 (2.09%) Serverless
9 22 (1.91%) PaaS
10 17 (1.48%) Dynamics 365
11 16 (1.39%) OpenShift
12 15 (1.30%) Amazon ECS
13 14 (1.22%) AWS Lambda
13 14 (1.22%) IaaS
14 13 (1.13%) Amazon SQS
14 13 (1.13%) Office 365
15 12 (1.04%) Amazon S3
15 12 (1.04%) npm
16 11 (0.96%) Boomi
17 10 (0.87%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 27 (2.35%) Internet
2 25 (2.17%) HTTP
3 21 (1.82%) Intranet
4 14 (1.22%) RTP
5 13 (1.13%) TCP/IP
6 10 (0.87%) X.509
7 9 (0.78%) VoIP
8 7 (0.61%) Firewall
9 6 (0.52%) FTP
9 6 (0.52%) SSL
9 6 (0.52%) VPN
10 5 (0.43%) LAN
10 5 (0.43%) MQTT
10 5 (0.43%) WAN
11 4 (0.35%) SAN
12 3 (0.26%) Skype
12 3 (0.26%) Wireshark
13 2 (0.17%) Intrusion Detection
13 2 (0.17%) Network Security
13 2 (0.17%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 332 (28.84%) SQL Server
2 164 (14.25%) MySQL
3 48 (4.17%) Relational Database
4 40 (3.48%) PostgreSQL
5 33 (2.87%) Oracle Database
5 33 (2.87%) Redis
6 30 (2.61%) RDBMS
6 30 (2.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 27 (2.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 25 (2.17%) DB2
8 25 (2.17%) Power BI
9 23 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
9 23 (2.00%) MongoDB
10 21 (1.82%) Azure SQL Database
11 18 (1.56%) NoSQL
12 17 (1.48%) SQL Server 2008
13 15 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
14 14 (1.22%) SQL Server 2016
15 12 (1.04%) InterSystems Cache
16 11 (0.96%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 177 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 138 (11.99%) Visual Studio
3 115 (9.99%) Jenkins
4 81 (7.04%) JIRA
4 81 (7.04%) NUnit
5 76 (6.60%) SoapUI
6 75 (6.52%) Selenium
7 61 (5.30%) Subversion
8 60 (5.21%) StyleCop
8 60 (5.21%) Team Foundation Server
9 56 (4.87%) Cucumber
10 51 (4.43%) Maven
11 43 (3.74%) JUnit
12 32 (2.78%) Postman
13 31 (2.69%) Visual Studio Team System
14 30 (2.61%) SonarQube
15 28 (2.43%) Jasmine
16 26 (2.26%) Mockito
17 25 (2.17%) JMeter
18 22 (1.91%) GitLab
General
1 136 (11.82%) Finance
2 52 (4.52%) Retail
3 50 (4.34%) Public Sector
4 45 (3.91%) Manufacturing
5 33 (2.87%) Marketing
6 13 (1.13%) Aerospace
7 12 (1.04%) Telecoms
8 10 (0.87%) Games
9 9 (0.78%) Automotive
9 9 (0.78%) Law
10 8 (0.70%) Financial Institution
11 6 (0.52%) Local Government
11 6 (0.52%) Publishing
12 5 (0.43%) Back Office
12 5 (0.43%) Electronics
12 5 (0.43%) German Language
13 4 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.26%) Billing
14 3 (0.26%) Police
15 2 (0.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 774 (67.25%) Developer
2 233 (20.24%) .NET Developer
3 211 (18.33%) C# Developer
4 158 (13.73%) Senior Developer
5 148 (12.86%) C# .NET Developer
6 135 (11.73%) Software Developer
7 118 (10.25%) Java Developer
8 112 (9.73%) ASP.NET Developer
8 112 (9.73%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 102 (8.86%) PHP Developer
10 79 (6.86%) Analyst
11 71 (6.17%) Web Developer
12 59 (5.13%) Senior PHP Developer
13 51 (4.43%) Full Stack Developer
14 50 (4.34%) Architect
15 46 (4.00%) Junior
15 46 (4.00%) Senior Software Developer
16 44 (3.82%) C# Software Developer
17 42 (3.65%) Junior Developer
18 41 (3.56%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 473 (41.09%) .NET
2 471 (40.92%) HTML
3 421 (36.58%) CSS
4 335 (29.11%) REST
5 268 (23.28%) SOAP
6 266 (23.11%) jQuery
7 230 (19.98%) ASP.NET
8 187 (16.25%) RESTful
8 187 (16.25%) XML
9 185 (16.07%) AngularJS
10 179 (15.55%) .NET Framework
11 133 (11.56%) Spring
12 122 (10.60%) ASP.NET MVC
13 117 (10.17%) HTML5
14 106 (9.21%) WCF
15 98 (8.51%) .NET Core
16 96 (8.34%) Entity Framework
17 94 (8.17%) JSON
18 93 (8.08%) ASP.NET Web API
19 84 (7.30%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 116 (10.08%) Analytical Skills
2 76 (6.60%) Mobile App
3 42 (3.65%) User Experience
4 40 (3.48%) Self-Motivation
5 37 (3.21%) Greenfield Project
6 33 (2.87%) Enterprise Software
7 17 (1.48%) Mainframe
7 17 (1.48%) Management Information System
8 15 (1.30%) IBM Mainframe
9 14 (1.22%) Client/Server
10 12 (1.04%) Cloud Native
11 11 (0.96%) Social Media
12 8 (0.70%) Public Cloud
12 8 (0.70%) Social Network
13 6 (0.52%) CMDB
13 6 (0.52%) N-Tier
13 6 (0.52%) Virtual Team
14 4 (0.35%) Algorithms
14 4 (0.35%) Clustering
14 4 (0.35%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 187 (16.25%) Linux
2 107 (9.30%) Windows
3 41 (3.56%) Android
4 34 (2.95%) Unix
5 30 (2.61%) Apple iOS
6 21 (1.82%) Windows Server
7 16 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (0.70%) CentOS
9 5 (0.43%) Debian
9 5 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (0.35%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.26%) VMS
12 2 (0.17%) Amazon Linux
12 2 (0.17%) Solaris
13 1 (0.087%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 655 (56.91%) Agile Software Development
2 330 (28.67%) MVC
3 252 (21.89%) Scrum
4 244 (21.20%) Web Development
5 222 (19.29%) TDD
6 182 (15.81%) OO
7 161 (13.99%) Test Automation
8 158 (13.73%) DevOps
9 141 (12.25%) Problem-Solving
10 137 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
11 125 (10.86%) OOP
12 119 (10.34%) BDD
12 119 (10.34%) Microservices
13 104 (9.04%) Software Engineering
14 92 (7.99%) SDLC
15 90 (7.82%) Mentoring
16 88 (7.65%) SOA
17 84 (7.30%) Unit Testing
18 78 (6.78%) Computer Science
19 71 (6.17%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 568 (49.35%) JavaScript
2 471 (40.92%) C#
3 435 (37.79%) SQL
4 337 (29.28%) Java
5 140 (12.16%) PHP
6 127 (11.03%) Python
7 93 (8.08%) T-SQL
8 71 (6.17%) VB.NET
9 64 (5.56%) C++
10 60 (5.21%) PL/SQL
11 49 (4.26%) C
12 40 (3.48%) TypeScript
13 39 (3.39%) Bash Shell
14 38 (3.30%) PowerShell
15 32 (2.78%) Java 8
16 30 (2.61%) Objective-C
17 29 (2.52%) Apple Swift
18 23 (2.00%) Ruby
19 19 (1.65%) Perl
20 17 (1.48%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 150 (13.03%) Degree
2 80 (6.95%) Security Cleared
3 54 (4.69%) SC Cleared
4 35 (3.04%) Computer Science Degree
5 24 (2.09%) ISTQB
6 20 (1.74%) ISEB
7 10 (0.87%) Oracle Certification
8 9 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (0.70%) AWS Certification
9 8 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (0.70%) SANS
10 6 (0.52%) CTC Cleared
10 6 (0.52%) DBS Check
11 4 (0.35%) CIW
12 3 (0.26%) BC Cleared
12 3 (0.26%) MCSD
13 2 (0.17%) CISM
13 2 (0.17%) CISSP
13 2 (0.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 2 (0.17%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 102 (8.86%) QA
2 10 (0.87%) NIST
3 8 (0.70%) COBIT
4 7 (0.61%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.26%) SLA
6 1 (0.087%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.087%) PMO
6 1 (0.087%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 149 (12.95%) Docker
2 24 (2.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (0.87%) vSphere
4 9 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (0.52%) Active Directory
5 6 (0.52%) Hyper-V
5 6 (0.52%) Postfix
6 2 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.087%) NFS
7 1 (0.087%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 71 (6.17%) Kubernetes
2 30 (2.61%) HP ALM
3 28 (2.43%) Ansible
3 28 (2.43%) Terraform
4 17 (1.48%) Puppet
5 16 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
5 16 (1.39%) Single Sign-On
6 10 (0.87%) Packer
7 5 (0.43%) SCCM
8 4 (0.35%) HAProxy
9 3 (0.26%) BMC PATROL
9 3 (0.26%) ZABBIX
10 2 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (0.17%) HP UCMDB
10 2 (0.17%) Istio
10 2 (0.17%) Salt
10 2 (0.17%) vCenter Server
11 1 (0.087%) Failover Clustering
11 1 (0.087%) Grafana
11 1 (0.087%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 181 (15.73%) Microsoft
2 87 (7.56%) Oracle
3 61 (5.30%) Zend
4 57 (4.95%) Google
5 44 (3.82%) HP
6 32 (2.78%) Xamarin
7 27 (2.35%) CA
7 27 (2.35%) Delphix
8 25 (2.17%) VMware
9 21 (1.82%) SAP
10 17 (1.48%) IBM
11 16 (1.39%) Atlassian
11 16 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
12 14 (1.22%) Red Hat
12 14 (1.22%) Remedy
13 13 (1.13%) Dell
13 13 (1.13%) MuleSoft
13 13 (1.13%) ServiceNow
14 12 (1.04%) webMethods
15 10 (0.87%) TIBCO