Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
England > South East
6 months to
19 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 58 59 48
Rank change year-on-year +1 -11 -10
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 866 377 1,355
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 5.04% 4.53% 5.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.21% 10.26% 13.55%
Number of salaries quoted 582 327 1,150
10th Percentile £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £41,813 £40,000 £39,813
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
75th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £76,250 £68,750
England median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% +27.27% -

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 7,092 3,675 9,998
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 41.26% 44.11% 38.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5,171 3,211 8,672
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,000 £29,500
25th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £36,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +6.80%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +11 309 £50,000 -9.09% 27
Hampshire -17 284 £42,500 - 20
Berkshire 0 193 £50,000 -9.09% 15
Surrey +5 141 £56,500 -1.74% 11
East Sussex +16 72 £50,000 +25.00% 7
Buckinghamshire +1 68 £41,000 -34.40% 9
Oxfordshire +5 50 £50,000 -9.09% 3
West Sussex -6 42 £56,250 +12.50% 6
Kent -57 11 £65,000 +30.00% 4
Sussex - 1 £40,000 -
Home Counties - 1 £90,000 -
Web Services
England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 417 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
2 367 (42.38%) JavaScript
3 264 (30.48%) Full Stack Development
4 262 (30.25%) CSS
5 257 (29.68%) Java
6 253 (29.21%) SQL
7 244 (28.18%) .NET
8 243 (28.06%) C#
9 234 (27.02%) HTML
10 228 (26.33%) Scrum
11 223 (25.75%) Microservices
12 222 (25.64%) REST
13 213 (24.60%) AWS
14 208 (24.02%) Linux
15 197 (22.75%) TDD
16 194 (22.40%) Git (software)
17 184 (21.25%) MySQL
17 184 (21.25%) SQL Server
18 178 (20.55%) React
19 177 (20.44%) Degree
20 176 (20.32%) Computer Science
21 168 (19.40%) Azure
22 165 (19.05%) AngularJS
23 164 (18.94%) Jenkins
23 164 (18.94%) OO
24 163 (18.82%) MVC
25 161 (18.59%) PHP
26 159 (18.36%) RESTful
27 156 (18.01%) Web Development
27 156 (18.01%) Node.js

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 66 (7.62%) Apache Spark
2 63 (7.27%) Cloud Foundry
3 47 (5.43%) CMS
4 33 (3.81%) EPiServer
5 32 (3.70%) Apache
5 32 (3.70%) Tomcat
6 21 (2.42%) Elasticsearch
7 20 (2.31%) GemFire
8 16 (1.85%) BizTalk Server
9 14 (1.62%) IIS
10 13 (1.50%) Confluence
11 11 (1.27%) Jupyter
12 10 (1.15%) WebSphere
13 9 (1.04%) WebSphere Application Server
14 8 (0.92%) nginx
15 6 (0.69%) JBoss
15 6 (0.69%) SAS
16 4 (0.46%) OpenStack
17 3 (0.35%) ColdFusion
17 3 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.23%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.12%) Acrobat
2 1 (0.12%) FrameMaker
2 1 (0.12%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.12%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 33 (3.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.04%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.58%) Shopify
4 3 (0.35%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.23%) NetSuite
5 2 (0.23%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.23%) SAP S/4HANA
5 2 (0.23%) Sprinklr
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.12%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.12%) SAP Travel Management
Cloud Services
1 213 (24.60%) AWS
2 168 (19.40%) Azure
3 67 (7.74%) SaaS
4 64 (7.39%) Amazon Kinesis
5 54 (6.24%) GitHub
6 47 (5.43%) Cloud Computing
7 46 (5.31%) Amazon EC2
8 38 (4.39%) PaaS
9 27 (3.12%) IaaS
10 26 (3.00%) Azure Service Bus
11 21 (2.42%) GCP
12 20 (2.31%) BlazeMeter
13 19 (2.19%) Azure App Service
13 19 (2.19%) Azure ExpressRoute
13 19 (2.19%) Azure Storage
13 19 (2.19%) Serverless
14 18 (2.08%) Power Platform
15 14 (1.62%) Dynamics 365
16 13 (1.50%) Microsoft 365
17 10 (1.15%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 37 (4.27%) Internet
2 29 (3.35%) DNS
3 27 (3.12%) Firewall
4 26 (3.00%) VPN
5 19 (2.19%) TCP/IP
6 17 (1.96%) Skype
7 14 (1.62%) BGP
7 14 (1.62%) IPsec
8 12 (1.39%) HTTP
9 9 (1.04%) FTP
10 8 (0.92%) SSL
11 6 (0.69%) Network Security
12 5 (0.58%) Intranet
13 2 (0.23%) DHCP
14 1 (0.12%) ATM
14 1 (0.12%) IPv6
14 1 (0.12%) Kerberos
14 1 (0.12%) MPLS
14 1 (0.12%) RTP
14 1 (0.12%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 184 (21.25%) MySQL
1 184 (21.25%) SQL Server
2 117 (13.51%) Relational Database
3 88 (10.16%) MariaDB
4 82 (9.47%) Big Data
5 67 (7.74%) HBase
6 59 (6.81%) NoSQL
7 51 (5.89%) Hadoop
8 48 (5.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 47 (5.43%) PostgreSQL
10 32 (3.70%) Redis
11 28 (3.23%) MongoDB
12 17 (1.96%) Power BI
13 14 (1.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 12 (1.39%) Oracle Database
15 11 (1.27%) SQL Server 2016
16 8 (0.92%) OLAP
17 7 (0.81%) MS Access
17 7 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
17 7 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 194 (22.40%) Git (software)
2 164 (18.94%) Jenkins
3 120 (13.86%) JIRA
4 58 (6.70%) Cucumber
5 48 (5.54%) Cypress.io
5 48 (5.54%) Selenium
6 44 (5.08%) Visual Studio
7 43 (4.97%) Protractor
7 43 (4.97%) Storybook
8 42 (4.85%) Gradle
8 42 (4.85%) Team Foundation Server
9 38 (4.39%) Subversion
10 32 (3.70%) SoapUI
11 31 (3.58%) Maven
11 31 (3.58%) NUnit
12 25 (2.89%) Eclipse
12 25 (2.89%) Visual Studio Team System
13 23 (2.66%) IntelliJ
13 23 (2.66%) JUnit
14 21 (2.42%) JMeter
General
1 150 (17.32%) Finance
2 125 (14.43%) Social Skills
3 111 (12.82%) Law
4 104 (12.01%) Banking
5 96 (11.09%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 52 (6.00%) Presentation Skills
7 45 (5.20%) Analytical Skills
8 30 (3.46%) Back Office
9 29 (3.35%) Organisational Skills
10 27 (3.12%) Retail
11 16 (1.85%) Automotive
12 14 (1.62%) Public Sector
13 12 (1.39%) Marketing
13 12 (1.39%) Telecoms
14 7 (0.81%) Documentation Skills
14 7 (0.81%) Local Government
15 4 (0.46%) Influencing Skills
15 4 (0.46%) Manufacturing
16 3 (0.35%) Electronics
16 3 (0.35%) Social Housing
Job Titles
1 481 (55.54%) Developer
2 113 (13.05%) Software Engineer
3 89 (10.28%) PHP Developer
4 78 (9.01%) Software Developer
5 75 (8.66%) Full Stack Developer
6 74 (8.55%) Java Developer
7 73 (8.43%) Principal Engineer
7 73 (8.43%) Principal Software Engineer
8 68 (7.85%) C# Developer
9 66 (7.62%) .NET Developer
10 62 (7.16%) Architect
11 61 (7.04%) Lead Developer
12 51 (5.89%) Senior Developer
12 51 (5.89%) Senior Software Engineer
13 47 (5.43%) C# .NET Developer
14 35 (4.04%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 33 (3.81%) Software Architect
16 32 (3.70%) Analyst
17 27 (3.12%) Team Leader
18 26 (3.00%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 262 (30.25%) CSS
2 244 (28.18%) .NET
3 234 (27.02%) HTML
4 222 (25.64%) REST
5 178 (20.55%) React
6 165 (19.05%) AngularJS
7 159 (18.36%) RESTful
8 156 (18.01%) Node.js
9 153 (17.67%) Spring
10 145 (16.74%) jQuery
11 137 (15.82%) SOAP
12 101 (11.66%) Symfony
13 99 (11.43%) RabbitMQ
14 89 (10.28%) HTML5
14 89 (10.28%) Laravel
15 86 (9.93%) ASP.NET
16 83 (9.58%) XML
17 72 (8.31%) .NET Core
18 68 (7.85%) JSON
18 68 (7.85%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 107 (12.36%) User Experience
2 70 (8.08%) Enterprise Software
3 58 (6.70%) Greenfield Project
4 33 (3.81%) Legacy Systems
5 27 (3.12%) Cloud Native
6 24 (2.77%) Client/Server
7 21 (2.42%) Algorithms
7 21 (2.42%) Linux Command Line
8 17 (1.96%) Photography
8 17 (1.96%) Public Cloud
9 16 (1.85%) Mobile App
10 15 (1.73%) Life Science
11 14 (1.62%) Data Centre
12 12 (1.39%) Self-Motivation
13 10 (1.15%) LIMS
14 9 (1.04%) CMDB
15 8 (0.92%) Data Structures
16 7 (0.81%) Hybrid Cloud
17 5 (0.58%) e-Learning
18 4 (0.46%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 208 (24.02%) Linux
2 88 (10.16%) Unix
3 70 (8.08%) Windows
4 56 (6.47%) Android
4 56 (6.47%) Apple iOS
5 23 (2.66%) VMS
6 22 (2.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (1.62%) Fedora
8 11 (1.27%) Mac OS
9 10 (1.15%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.12%) AIX
10 1 (0.12%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.12%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.12%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 417 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
2 264 (30.48%) Full Stack Development
3 228 (26.33%) Scrum
4 223 (25.75%) Microservices
5 197 (22.75%) TDD
6 176 (20.32%) Computer Science
7 164 (18.94%) OO
8 163 (18.82%) MVC
9 156 (18.01%) DevOps
9 156 (18.01%) Web Development
10 155 (17.90%) Software Engineering
11 125 (14.43%) Test Automation
12 122 (14.09%) OOP
13 119 (13.74%) Continuous Integration
14 100 (11.55%) Unit Testing
15 86 (9.93%) Digital Banking
16 79 (9.12%) Problem-Solving
17 78 (9.01%) Mobile Development
18 77 (8.89%) Business Continuity
19 68 (7.85%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 367 (42.38%) JavaScript
2 257 (29.68%) Java
3 253 (29.21%) SQL
4 243 (28.06%) C#
5 161 (18.59%) PHP
6 115 (13.28%) Python
7 85 (9.82%) TypeScript
8 35 (4.04%) PHP 5
8 35 (4.04%) PHP 7
9 28 (3.23%) PowerShell
10 25 (2.89%) Groovy
10 25 (2.89%) T-SQL
11 22 (2.54%) C++
11 22 (2.54%) Gremlin
12 21 (2.42%) Shell Script
13 20 (2.31%) Bash Shell
14 19 (2.19%) Delphi
15 17 (1.96%) C
16 15 (1.73%) Apple Swift
16 15 (1.73%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 177 (20.44%) Degree
2 66 (7.62%) Security Cleared
3 53 (6.12%) Computer Science Degree
4 52 (6.00%) SC Cleared
5 21 (2.42%) Oracle Certification
6 20 (2.31%) OCP
7 16 (1.85%) PhD
8 8 (0.92%) ISTQB
8 8 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (0.81%) AWS Certification
10 5 (0.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 4 (0.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.23%) Master's Degree
12 2 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 2 (0.23%) SAP Certification
13 1 (0.12%) BPSS Clearance
13 1 (0.12%) ISEB
13 1 (0.12%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (8.31%) QA
2 10 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (0.69%) GDPR
3 6 (0.69%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.58%) Accessibility
5 3 (0.35%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.35%) SLA
6 2 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.12%) DICOM
7 1 (0.12%) GRC
7 1 (0.12%) HL7
System Software
1 124 (14.32%) Docker
2 37 (4.27%) Active Directory
3 20 (2.31%) HDFS
4 12 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (0.69%) vSphere
6 4 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.23%) Postfix
8 1 (0.12%) iptables
8 1 (0.12%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 99 (11.43%) Ansible
2 69 (7.97%) Kubernetes
3 68 (7.85%) Terraform
4 47 (5.43%) Opscode Chef
5 23 (2.66%) Grafana
6 17 (1.96%) Apache Brooklyn
7 6 (0.69%) vCenter Server
7 6 (0.69%) vRealize
8 4 (0.46%) Kubeflow
8 4 (0.46%) Puppet
8 4 (0.46%) Single Sign-On
9 3 (0.35%) HP UCMDB
9 3 (0.35%) OpenNebula
9 3 (0.35%) Packer
10 1 (0.12%) AirWatch
10 1 (0.12%) CA Service Virtualization
10 1 (0.12%) Jamf Pro
10 1 (0.12%) Kibana
10 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Intune
10 1 (0.12%) Salt
Vendors
1 86 (9.93%) Microsoft
2 46 (5.31%) Oracle
3 43 (4.97%) Okta
4 34 (3.93%) VMware
4 34 (3.93%) Zend
5 19 (2.19%) Google
6 14 (1.62%) IBM
7 12 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
8 11 (1.27%) YouTube
9 10 (1.15%) SAP
10 8 (0.92%) ServiceNow
11 7 (0.81%) Xamarin
12 6 (0.69%) Blue Prism
12 6 (0.69%) Red Hat
13 5 (0.58%) Adobe
13 5 (0.58%) HP
14 4 (0.46%) Cisco
14 4 (0.46%) SolarWinds
15 3 (0.35%) Citrix
15 3 (0.35%) Meridio