Period
to 12 July 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 12 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
England > South East
6 months to
12 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 53 40 36
Rank change year-on-year -13 -4 -1
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 664 1,526 1,967
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 4.90% 5.69% 6.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.06% 14.28% 14.55%
Number of salaries quoted 633 1,292 1,882
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.01% +10.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £33,000
90th Percentile £74,900 £71,250 £70,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +13.64% +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 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 5,508 10,687 13,515
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 40.68% 39.85% 43.92%
Number of salaries quoted 4,751 9,129 11,823
Median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £54,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.50% +9.00% +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 12 July 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 12 July 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 0 247 £57,500 +15.00% 18
Hampshire +8 210 £45,000 +2.27% 10
Berkshire +12 158 £60,000 +20.00% 4
Surrey -10 102 £52,500 -4.55% 6
Buckinghamshire +8 58 £65,000 +30.00% 7
East Sussex +12 42 £40,000 -27.27%
Oxfordshire -29 31 £42,500 -22.73% 7
West Sussex -50 31 £48,750 -2.50% 8
Kent +15 16 £55,000 +18.92% 2
Web Services
England

For the 6 months to 12 July 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.

1 352 (53.01%) JavaScript
2 344 (51.81%) Agile Software Development
3 320 (48.19%) HTML
4 294 (44.28%) CSS
5 239 (35.99%) SQL
6 237 (35.69%) C#
7 231 (34.79%) Java
8 213 (32.08%) MVC
9 211 (31.78%) .NET
10 197 (29.67%) REST
11 194 (29.22%) SQL Server
12 172 (25.90%) Web Development
13 171 (25.75%) jQuery
14 161 (24.25%) SOAP
15 153 (23.04%) MySQL
16 146 (21.99%) Azure
17 140 (21.08%) TDD
18 134 (20.18%) PHP
18 134 (20.18%) Linux
19 132 (19.88%) XML
20 131 (19.73%) AWS
21 130 (19.58%) Git (software)
22 129 (19.43%) OOP
23 126 (18.98%) Scrum
24 120 (18.07%) OO
25 105 (15.81%) ASP.NET
26 104 (15.66%) Problem-Solving
27 98 (14.76%) DevOps
27 98 (14.76%) .NET Framework
28 96 (14.46%) RESTful

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 26 (3.92%) Apache
1 26 (3.92%) IIS
2 25 (3.77%) Elasticsearch
3 22 (3.31%) Tomcat
4 16 (2.41%) SharePoint
5 13 (1.96%) CMS
5 13 (1.96%) Red Hat Fuse
6 10 (1.51%) Confluence
7 7 (1.05%) Cloud Foundry
8 5 (0.75%) CICS
8 5 (0.75%) JBoss
8 5 (0.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (0.45%) nginx
9 3 (0.45%) Oracle Application Server
10 2 (0.30%) Apache ServiceMix
10 2 (0.30%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.30%) Headless CMS
10 2 (0.30%) Moodle
10 2 (0.30%) Totara
10 2 (0.30%) WordPress
Applications
1 17 (2.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (1.05%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.30%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 19 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (1.96%) Magento
2 13 (1.96%) Remedy ITSM
3 6 (0.90%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.45%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.30%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 146 (21.99%) Azure
2 131 (19.73%) AWS
3 64 (9.64%) SaaS
4 26 (3.92%) Amazon EC2
5 24 (3.61%) Serverless
6 19 (2.86%) Dynamics 365
7 17 (2.56%) GCP
8 16 (2.41%) AWS Lambda
8 16 (2.41%) GitHub
9 13 (1.96%) OpenShift
10 12 (1.81%) Amazon S3
10 12 (1.81%) Amazon SQS
10 12 (1.81%) PaaS
10 12 (1.81%) Power Platform
11 11 (1.66%) IaaS
12 8 (1.20%) npm
13 7 (1.05%) Office 365
14 6 (0.90%) Amazon ECS
14 6 (0.90%) Azure Active Directory
14 6 (0.90%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.11%) HTTP
1 14 (2.11%) VPN
2 13 (1.96%) SSL
3 12 (1.81%) Internet
4 10 (1.51%) RTP
5 7 (1.05%) TCP/IP
6 6 (0.90%) FTP
7 5 (0.75%) Skype
8 4 (0.60%) MQTT
9 3 (0.45%) SSH
9 3 (0.45%) Wireshark
10 2 (0.30%) ADSL
10 2 (0.30%) DMZ
10 2 (0.30%) Firewall
10 2 (0.30%) IPv4
10 2 (0.30%) IPv6
10 2 (0.30%) MPLS
10 2 (0.30%) Network Security
10 2 (0.30%) tcpdump
10 2 (0.30%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 194 (29.22%) SQL Server
2 153 (23.04%) MySQL
3 37 (5.57%) Relational Database
4 34 (5.12%) PostgreSQL
5 28 (4.22%) MongoDB
6 20 (3.01%) Redis
7 19 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 18 (2.71%) RDBMS
9 17 (2.56%) DB2
9 17 (2.56%) NoSQL
10 15 (2.26%) Data Warehouse
11 12 (1.81%) Oracle Database
11 12 (1.81%) Power BI
12 9 (1.36%) Cosmos DB
13 8 (1.20%) MariaDB
14 7 (1.05%) Amazon RDS
15 6 (0.90%) RavenDB
15 6 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 5 (0.75%) Azure SQL Database
17 4 (0.60%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 130 (19.58%) Git (software)
2 77 (11.60%) Jenkins
3 72 (10.84%) Visual Studio
4 43 (6.48%) Maven
4 43 (6.48%) NUnit
4 43 (6.48%) Selenium
5 40 (6.02%) Team Foundation Server
6 39 (5.87%) JUnit
7 35 (5.27%) Cucumber
7 35 (5.27%) StyleCop
8 34 (5.12%) JIRA
9 33 (4.97%) Mockito
10 27 (4.07%) gulp
11 25 (3.77%) Subversion
12 24 (3.61%) SonarQube
13 23 (3.46%) SoapUI
14 21 (3.16%) webpack
15 17 (2.56%) Postman
16 16 (2.41%) Gradle
17 15 (2.26%) GitLab
General
1 55 (8.28%) Finance
2 37 (5.57%) Retail
3 29 (4.37%) Manufacturing
4 16 (2.41%) Public Sector
5 13 (1.96%) Marketing
6 12 (1.81%) Telecoms
7 8 (1.20%) Financial Institution
8 7 (1.05%) Law
9 4 (0.60%) Aerospace
9 4 (0.60%) Back Office
9 4 (0.60%) Games
9 4 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (0.60%) Publishing
10 3 (0.45%) Police
11 2 (0.30%) Banking
12 1 (0.15%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 441 (66.42%) Developer
2 117 (17.62%) Senior Developer
3 105 (15.81%) PHP Developer
4 91 (13.70%) .NET Developer
5 89 (13.40%) C# Developer
6 69 (10.39%) Java Developer
7 64 (9.64%) Software Developer
8 63 (9.49%) C# .NET Developer
9 58 (8.73%) Senior PHP Developer
10 48 (7.23%) ASP.NET Developer
10 48 (7.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 47 (7.08%) Analyst
12 35 (5.27%) Architect
12 35 (5.27%) Senior Software Developer
13 34 (5.12%) Web Developer
14 33 (4.97%) Full Stack Developer
15 31 (4.67%) Senior Java Developer
16 30 (4.52%) LAMP Developer
16 30 (4.52%) PHP LAMP Developer
16 30 (4.52%) Senior LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 320 (48.19%) HTML
2 294 (44.28%) CSS
3 211 (31.78%) .NET
4 197 (29.67%) REST
5 171 (25.75%) jQuery
6 161 (24.25%) SOAP
7 132 (19.88%) XML
8 105 (15.81%) ASP.NET
9 98 (14.76%) .NET Framework
10 96 (14.46%) RESTful
11 95 (14.31%) Spring
12 93 (14.01%) AngularJS
13 77 (11.60%) Laravel
14 76 (11.45%) Ajax
15 73 (10.99%) CodeIgniter
16 62 (9.34%) JSON
17 60 (9.04%) WCF
18 58 (8.73%) ASP.NET MVC
19 57 (8.58%) HTML5
20 54 (8.13%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 82 (12.35%) Analytical Skills
2 58 (8.73%) Mobile App
3 26 (3.92%) User Experience
4 18 (2.71%) Enterprise Software
4 18 (2.71%) Self-Motivation
5 13 (1.96%) CMDB
6 11 (1.66%) Public Cloud
7 8 (1.20%) Greenfield Project
7 8 (1.20%) Mainframe
7 8 (1.20%) Management Information System
8 7 (1.05%) Client/Server
8 7 (1.05%) Clustering
8 7 (1.05%) IBM Mainframe
9 6 (0.90%) Data Centre
9 6 (0.90%) Linux Command Line
9 6 (0.90%) Virtual Team
10 5 (0.75%) Data Structures
10 5 (0.75%) Hybrid Cloud
10 5 (0.75%) N-Tier
11 4 (0.60%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 134 (20.18%) Linux
2 64 (9.64%) Windows
3 48 (7.23%) Android
4 38 (5.72%) Apple iOS
5 25 (3.77%) Unix
6 11 (1.66%) Windows Server
7 6 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.45%) Windows 10
9 3 (0.45%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.45%) Windows Server 2016
10 2 (0.30%) CentOS
10 2 (0.30%) Debian
10 2 (0.30%) Solaris
10 2 (0.30%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.30%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 344 (51.81%) Agile Software Development
2 213 (32.08%) MVC
3 172 (25.90%) Web Development
4 140 (21.08%) TDD
5 129 (19.43%) OOP
6 126 (18.98%) Scrum
7 120 (18.07%) OO
8 104 (15.66%) Problem-Solving
9 98 (14.76%) DevOps
10 83 (12.50%) Microservices
11 77 (11.60%) Continuous Integration
12 67 (10.09%) Test Automation
13 59 (8.89%) BDD
14 57 (8.58%) OO PHP
15 53 (7.98%) Migration
15 53 (7.98%) SOA
16 49 (7.38%) Mentoring
16 49 (7.38%) Software Engineering
16 49 (7.38%) Unit Testing
17 47 (7.08%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 352 (53.01%) JavaScript
2 239 (35.99%) SQL
3 237 (35.69%) C#
4 231 (34.79%) Java
5 134 (20.18%) PHP
6 73 (10.99%) Python
7 53 (7.98%) C++
8 44 (6.63%) T-SQL
9 42 (6.33%) C
10 38 (5.72%) Objective-C
11 37 (5.57%) Apple Swift
12 34 (5.12%) VB.NET
13 30 (4.52%) Bash Shell
14 26 (3.92%) PowerShell
15 23 (3.46%) PL/SQL
16 18 (2.71%) TypeScript
17 17 (2.56%) Java 8
17 17 (2.56%) Kotlin
18 13 (1.96%) Perl
19 11 (1.66%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 88 (13.25%) Degree
2 44 (6.63%) Security Cleared
3 32 (4.82%) SC Cleared
4 23 (3.46%) Computer Science Degree
5 13 (1.96%) ISTQB
6 11 (1.66%) ISEB
7 10 (1.51%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (1.36%) MCITP
9 6 (0.90%) CTC Cleared
10 4 (0.60%) AWS Certification
10 4 (0.60%) CIW
11 2 (0.30%) SANS
11 2 (0.30%) SAP Certification
12 1 (0.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 1 (0.15%) Master's Degree
12 1 (0.15%) Numerate Degree
12 1 (0.15%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (4.82%) QA
2 6 (0.90%) SLA
3 5 (0.75%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.60%) NIST
5 2 (0.30%) COBIT
5 2 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.15%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.15%) PMO
System Software
1 82 (12.35%) Docker
2 17 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (1.66%) vSphere
4 4 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.45%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.45%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.45%) Postfix
5 3 (0.45%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 43 (6.48%) Kubernetes
2 18 (2.71%) Ansible
3 16 (2.41%) Terraform
4 12 (1.81%) HP UCMDB
5 11 (1.66%) Puppet
6 9 (1.36%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (0.90%) HP Quality Center
8 5 (0.75%) HP ALM
8 5 (0.75%) Single Sign-On
9 3 (0.45%) Packer
9 3 (0.45%) vCenter Server
10 2 (0.30%) Istio
10 2 (0.30%) MIIS
11 1 (0.15%) BMC PATROL
11 1 (0.15%) Grafana
11 1 (0.15%) HAProxy
11 1 (0.15%) NetIQ Identity Manager
11 1 (0.15%) OpenNebula
11 1 (0.15%) Salt
11 1 (0.15%) SCCM
Vendors
1 95 (14.31%) Microsoft
2 67 (10.09%) Zend
3 52 (7.83%) Oracle
4 33 (4.97%) Google
5 23 (3.46%) HP
6 20 (3.01%) Remedy
7 18 (2.71%) VMware
8 16 (2.41%) Xamarin
9 14 (2.11%) ServiceNow
10 12 (1.81%) BMC
10 12 (1.81%) Salesforce.com
11 10 (1.51%) CheckPoint
12 9 (1.36%) Atlassian
13 8 (1.20%) Citrix
13 8 (1.20%) IBM
13 8 (1.20%) Jitterbit
13 8 (1.20%) Red Hat
14 4 (0.60%) SAP
14 4 (0.60%) Talend
14 4 (0.60%) Telstra