Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
England > South East
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 31 36
Rank change year-on-year -2 +5 +1
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 1,978 2,197 2,719
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 6.39% 6.88% 6.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.97% 18.18% 17.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1,726 1,967 2,409
South East median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 13,214 12,083 15,949
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 42.66% 37.83% 39.29%
Number of salaries quoted 11,483 10,521 13,953
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +10.00%
10th Percentile £28,500 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £63,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 18 January 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 18 January 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 0 810 £45,000 -10.00% 131
Hampshire -8 441 £42,500 - 35
Surrey -6 371 £50,000 - 46
Berkshire -6 348 £45,000 -18.18% 52
Oxfordshire -4 267 £50,000 - 46
Buckinghamshire +1 207 £47,500 +5.56% 33
West Sussex -2 170 £45,000 -10.00% 9
East Sussex +2 144 £45,000 - 16
Kent -51 24 £45,000 +5.88% 14
Middlesex +23 15 £47,500 -2.56% 2
Web Services
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, IT jobs citing Web Services also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 1,038 (52.48%) Agile Software Development
2 919 (46.46%) SQL
3 891 (45.05%) JavaScript
4 836 (42.26%) C#
5 805 (40.70%) Java
6 763 (38.57%) .NET
7 704 (35.59%) HTML
8 673 (34.02%) SQL Server
9 668 (33.77%) MVC
10 644 (32.56%) CSS
11 463 (23.41%) AngularJS
12 447 (22.60%) ASP.NET
13 425 (21.49%) TDD
14 423 (21.39%) jQuery
15 395 (19.97%) OO
16 386 (19.51%) SOAP
17 385 (19.46%) Scrum
18 363 (18.35%) Linux
19 360 (18.20%) Microsoft
20 355 (17.95%) RESTful
21 353 (17.85%) Spring
22 345 (17.44%) REST
23 344 (17.39%) Degree
23 344 (17.39%) XML
24 325 (16.43%) Amazon AWS
25 311 (15.72%) Oracle
26 292 (14.76%) Software Engineering
27 268 (13.55%) Git (software)
28 259 (13.09%) MySQL
29 256 (12.94%) WCF

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
1 121 (6.12%) JBoss
2 117 (5.92%) Apache
3 80 (4.04%) Tomcat
4 72 (3.64%) IIS
5 68 (3.44%) Confluence
6 63 (3.19%) WebLogic
7 57 (2.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 45 (2.28%) CMS
8 45 (2.28%) SharePoint
9 40 (2.02%) Elasticsearch
10 39 (1.97%) Apache Solr
11 25 (1.26%) WebSphere
12 23 (1.16%) Oracle Service Bus
13 21 (1.06%) nginx
14 19 (0.96%) Apache Spark
14 19 (0.96%) Liferay
14 19 (0.96%) OpenStack
14 19 (0.96%) Umbraco
14 19 (0.96%) WildFly
15 14 (0.71%) GlassFish
Applications
1 13 (0.66%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (0.46%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (0.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (0.25%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.20%) GIMP
5 4 (0.20%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.10%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.10%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 23 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.40%) SAP ERP
3 6 (0.30%) Oracle ERP
4 5 (0.25%) SAP S/4HANA
5 4 (0.20%) Adobe Campaign
5 4 (0.20%) nopCommerce
6 3 (0.15%) Oracle 11i
6 3 (0.15%) Oracle Assets
6 3 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.15%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (0.15%) Oracle General Ledger
6 3 (0.15%) Oracle iProcurement
6 3 (0.15%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (0.15%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (0.10%) Bond Adapt
7 2 (0.10%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.10%) NetSuite
7 2 (0.10%) Payment Gateway
7 2 (0.10%) SAP Hybris
7 2 (0.10%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 325 (16.43%) Amazon AWS
2 221 (11.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 109 (5.51%) SaaS
4 76 (3.84%) GitHub
5 30 (1.52%) Amazon SQS
6 28 (1.42%) Amazon EC2
6 28 (1.42%) AWS CloudFormation
7 27 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
8 26 (1.31%) Amazon S3
9 22 (1.11%) Office 365
10 20 (1.01%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 16 (0.81%) Google Cloud Platform
12 13 (0.66%) Amazon ELB
13 12 (0.61%) Route 53
13 12 (0.61%) Serverless
14 11 (0.56%) Salesforce Service Cloud
15 9 (0.46%) Slack
16 8 (0.40%) npm
16 8 (0.40%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
17 6 (0.30%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 69 (3.49%) HTTP
2 48 (2.43%) VPN
3 46 (2.33%) Internet
4 44 (2.22%) WAN
5 43 (2.17%) Firewall
6 41 (2.07%) TCP/IP
7 36 (1.82%) DNS
8 30 (1.52%) LAN
9 29 (1.47%) FTP
10 23 (1.16%) Network Security
11 22 (1.11%) Intrusion Detection
12 21 (1.06%) AMQP
13 20 (1.01%) Broadband
13 20 (1.01%) Ethernet
14 18 (0.91%) HTTPS
14 18 (0.91%) IPsec
14 18 (0.91%) Wireless
15 16 (0.81%) DHCP
15 16 (0.81%) SSL
16 14 (0.71%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 673 (34.02%) SQL Server
2 259 (13.09%) MySQL
3 168 (8.49%) Relational Database
4 136 (6.88%) NoSQL
5 99 (5.01%) PostgreSQL
6 97 (4.90%) Oracle Database
7 77 (3.89%) MongoDB
8 68 (3.44%) Big Data
9 61 (3.08%) RDBMS
10 43 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 40 (2.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 39 (1.97%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 38 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
14 35 (1.77%) Apache Cassandra
14 35 (1.77%) SQL Server 2016
15 34 (1.72%) Amazon RDS
16 32 (1.62%) Redis
17 30 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
18 29 (1.47%) Hadoop
18 29 (1.47%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 268 (13.55%) Git (software)
2 226 (11.43%) Jenkins
3 179 (9.05%) Selenium
4 155 (7.84%) JIRA
5 134 (6.77%) Team Foundation Server
6 123 (6.22%) Maven
7 122 (6.17%) Subversion
8 114 (5.76%) Visual Studio
9 92 (4.65%) NUnit
10 86 (4.35%) JUnit
11 60 (3.03%) Eclipse
12 40 (2.02%) Cucumber
13 39 (1.97%) IntelliJ
13 39 (1.97%) WebDriver
14 38 (1.92%) Ant
15 33 (1.67%) SoapUI
15 33 (1.67%) SpecFlow
16 31 (1.57%) JMeter
17 29 (1.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 24 (1.21%) Gradle
General
1 204 (10.31%) Finance
2 105 (5.31%) Retail
3 52 (2.63%) Marketing
4 51 (2.58%) Telecoms
5 48 (2.43%) Manufacturing
6 23 (1.16%) Banking
7 22 (1.11%) Electronics
8 19 (0.96%) Back Office
8 19 (0.96%) Games
9 18 (0.91%) Advertising
10 15 (0.76%) Publishing
11 14 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
12 12 (0.61%) Automotive
12 12 (0.61%) Billing
13 11 (0.56%) Law
14 9 (0.46%) Investment Banking
15 6 (0.30%) Legal
16 3 (0.15%) Front Office
17 2 (0.10%) Aerospace
18 1 (0.051%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 1,346 (68.05%) Developer
2 436 (22.04%) .NET Developer
3 418 (21.13%) Java Developer
4 366 (18.50%) C# Developer
5 339 (17.14%) Senior Developer
6 298 (15.07%) Software Developer
7 276 (13.95%) C# .NET Developer
8 157 (7.94%) ASP.NET Developer
8 157 (7.94%) C# Software Developer
9 146 (7.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 136 (6.88%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 131 (6.62%) Senior Java Developer
12 125 (6.32%) Senior .NET Developer
13 115 (5.81%) Web Developer
14 112 (5.66%) SQL Developer
15 111 (5.61%) .NET Software Developer
16 106 (5.36%) PHP Developer
17 102 (5.16%) Senior C# Developer
18 93 (4.70%) Architect
19 90 (4.55%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 763 (38.57%) .NET
2 704 (35.59%) HTML
3 644 (32.56%) CSS
4 463 (23.41%) AngularJS
5 447 (22.60%) ASP.NET
6 423 (21.39%) jQuery
7 386 (19.51%) SOAP
8 355 (17.95%) RESTful
9 353 (17.85%) Spring
10 345 (17.44%) REST
11 344 (17.39%) XML
12 256 (12.94%) WCF
13 232 (11.73%) ASP.NET MVC
14 228 (11.53%) .NET Framework
15 207 (10.47%) ASP.NET Web API
16 187 (9.45%) HTML5
17 177 (8.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 163 (8.24%) Ajax
19 152 (7.68%) JSON
20 151 (7.63%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 223 (11.27%) Computer Science
2 166 (8.39%) Analytical Skills
3 122 (6.17%) Greenfield Project
4 98 (4.95%) Enterprise Software
5 89 (4.50%) Mobile App
6 74 (3.74%) User Experience
7 60 (3.03%) Fintech
8 42 (2.12%) Client/Server
9 33 (1.67%) Public Cloud
10 31 (1.57%) Data Centre
11 30 (1.52%) N-Tier
12 28 (1.42%) iPad
13 21 (1.06%) Management Information System
14 18 (0.91%) Hybrid Cloud
15 17 (0.86%) W3C
16 16 (0.81%) Enterprise Storage
17 14 (0.71%) Driving Licence
17 14 (0.71%) Private Cloud
18 12 (0.61%) Animation
19 11 (0.56%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 363 (18.35%) Linux
2 249 (12.59%) Windows
3 110 (5.56%) Unix
4 52 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 51 (2.58%) Windows Server
6 24 (1.21%) Android
7 23 (1.16%) Apple iOS
8 17 (0.86%) Ubuntu
9 13 (0.66%) CentOS
10 10 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (0.46%) Debian
12 7 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (0.25%) Windows Mobile
13 5 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
14 4 (0.20%) AIX
14 4 (0.20%) Mac OS X
15 3 (0.15%) Windows 7
15 3 (0.15%) Windows Vista
16 2 (0.10%) Fedora
16 2 (0.10%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,038 (52.48%) Agile Software Development
2 668 (33.77%) MVC
3 425 (21.49%) TDD
4 395 (19.97%) OO
5 385 (19.46%) Scrum
6 292 (14.76%) Software Engineering
7 253 (12.79%) Web Development
8 219 (11.07%) Continuous Integration
9 214 (10.82%) SOA
10 206 (10.41%) OOP
11 198 (10.01%) Test Automation
12 190 (9.61%) Mentoring
13 164 (8.29%) DevOps
14 162 (8.19%) BDD
15 156 (7.89%) Unit Testing
16 144 (7.28%) SDLC
17 138 (6.98%) OOD
18 133 (6.72%) Microservices
19 92 (4.65%) Continuous Improvement
20 89 (4.50%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 919 (46.46%) SQL
2 891 (45.05%) JavaScript
3 836 (42.26%) C#
4 805 (40.70%) Java
5 232 (11.73%) Python
6 179 (9.05%) PHP
7 133 (6.72%) T-SQL
8 132 (6.67%) C++
9 83 (4.20%) Ruby
10 66 (3.34%) C
10 66 (3.34%) Perl
10 66 (3.34%) VB.NET
11 64 (3.24%) PowerShell
12 52 (2.63%) PL/SQL
13 46 (2.33%) Bash Shell
14 40 (2.02%) TypeScript
15 38 (1.92%) Scala
16 22 (1.11%) Shell Script
17 21 (1.06%) Apex Code
18 19 (0.96%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 344 (17.39%) Degree
2 126 (6.37%) Computer Science Degree
3 41 (2.07%) Security Cleared
4 25 (1.26%) SC Cleared
5 24 (1.21%) RHCE
6 23 (1.16%) ISTQB
6 23 (1.16%) Oracle Certification
7 22 (1.11%) RHCSA
7 22 (1.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 21 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
9 14 (0.71%) MCTS
10 11 (0.56%) MCPD
11 10 (0.51%) PhD
12 8 (0.40%) CISSP
13 7 (0.35%) ISEB
13 7 (0.35%) Master's Degree
14 6 (0.30%) CEH
14 6 (0.30%) PMI Certification
15 5 (0.25%) AWS Certification
16 4 (0.20%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 153 (7.74%) QA
2 22 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (0.81%) ISO 9001
4 11 (0.56%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.35%) PMO
6 6 (0.30%) SLA
7 4 (0.20%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 3 (0.15%) Cyber Essentials
8 3 (0.15%) GDPR
9 2 (0.10%) Data Quality
9 2 (0.10%) HL7
9 2 (0.10%) PA-DSS
10 1 (0.051%) COBIT
10 1 (0.051%) IASME
10 1 (0.051%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 131 (6.62%) Docker
2 47 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (2.07%) Active Directory
4 14 (0.71%) HDFS
5 11 (0.56%) Hyper-V
6 7 (0.35%) vSphere
7 6 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
7 6 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (0.25%) vCloud
8 5 (0.25%) VMware NSX
9 4 (0.20%) VirtualBox
10 3 (0.15%) Apache Flume
10 3 (0.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 3 (0.15%) Virtual Servers
11 2 (0.10%) LXC
12 1 (0.051%) Firmware
12 1 (0.051%) KVM
12 1 (0.051%) Xen
12 1 (0.051%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 78 (3.94%) Puppet
2 50 (2.53%) Ansible
3 45 (2.28%) Opscode Chef
4 31 (1.57%) Kubernetes
5 29 (1.47%) Terraform
6 26 (1.31%) Docker Swarm
7 12 (0.61%) Mesos
8 11 (0.56%) rkt
9 10 (0.51%) Nagios
10 9 (0.46%) Hadoop YARN
10 9 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
11 8 (0.40%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 7 (0.35%) WebInspect
13 5 (0.25%) FortiGate
13 5 (0.25%) Salt
13 5 (0.25%) SCOM
14 4 (0.20%) HAProxy
15 3 (0.15%) Cisco UCCX
15 3 (0.15%) Oozie
16 2 (0.10%) Kibana
Vendors
1 360 (18.20%) Microsoft
2 311 (15.72%) Oracle
3 59 (2.98%) SAP
4 53 (2.68%) Red Hat
5 49 (2.48%) VMware
6 44 (2.22%) HP
7 37 (1.87%) Xamarin
8 35 (1.77%) Google
8 35 (1.77%) Salesforce.com
9 26 (1.31%) Capita
9 26 (1.31%) Cisco
10 25 (1.26%) IBM
10 25 (1.26%) Zend
11 24 (1.21%) Sun
12 19 (0.96%) Dynatrace
12 19 (0.96%) Palo Alto
13 17 (0.86%) Juniper
14 16 (0.81%) MuleSoft
15 13 (0.66%) Splunk
16 12 (0.61%) Telerik