Period
to 26 January 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 26 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
England > South East
6 months to
26 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 41 39 36
Rank change year-on-year -2 -3 -5
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 1,273 1,558 2,001
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 5.57% 5.85% 6.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.15% 14.16% 14.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1,074 1,306 1,768
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -5.26%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £71,250 £65,000
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 8,994 11,000 13,409
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 39.34% 41.27% 43.02%
Number of salaries quoted 7,651 9,462 11,680
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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 +4 499 £55,000 +4.76% 89
Hampshire +20 398 £45,000 - 39
Berkshire +5 317 £57,500 +4.55% 41
Surrey -24 141 £55,000 - 36
West Sussex -26 115 £47,500 +11.76% 15
Buckinghamshire 0 105 £45,000 -5.26% 30
East Sussex 0 86 £45,000 +5.88% 6
Oxfordshire -8 77 £45,000 -25.00% 18
Kent -9 23 £55,000 +29.41% 10
Middlesex -9 5 £60,000 +9.09%
Home Counties - 1 - -
Sussex - 1 £45,000 -
Isle of Wight - 1 £47,500 -
Web Services
England

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 719 (56.48%) Agile Software Development
2 639 (50.20%) JavaScript
3 558 (43.83%) .NET
4 542 (42.58%) C#
5 504 (39.59%) HTML
6 453 (35.59%) CSS
7 452 (35.51%) SQL
8 399 (31.34%) SQL Server
9 364 (28.59%) Java
10 355 (27.89%) MVC
11 344 (27.02%) REST
12 313 (24.59%) ASP.NET
13 310 (24.35%) jQuery
14 288 (22.62%) SOAP
15 286 (22.47%) Scrum
16 274 (21.52%) TDD
17 253 (19.87%) Web Development
18 249 (19.56%) Azure
19 240 (18.85%) Linux
20 215 (16.89%) Microsoft
21 212 (16.65%) XML
22 211 (16.58%) AngularJS
23 199 (15.63%) AWS
24 198 (15.55%) RESTful
25 196 (15.40%) .NET Framework
26 195 (15.32%) DevOps
27 192 (15.08%) OO
28 189 (14.85%) Degree
29 170 (13.35%) Test Automation
30 163 (12.80%) ASP.NET MVC

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 58 (4.56%) Tomcat
2 55 (4.32%) Confluence
3 44 (3.46%) IIS
4 31 (2.44%) CMS
5 28 (2.20%) WebLogic
6 22 (1.73%) JBoss
7 21 (1.65%) SharePoint
7 21 (1.65%) WebSphere
8 20 (1.57%) WebSphere Application Server
9 17 (1.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 14 (1.10%) Oracle Service Bus
10 14 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
11 11 (0.86%) GeoServer
12 10 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
13 9 (0.71%) Apache
13 9 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
14 6 (0.47%) Cloud Foundry
14 6 (0.47%) Jetty
15 5 (0.39%) Kentico
15 5 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 11 (0.86%) Microsoft Excel
1 11 (0.86%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.079%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 19 (1.49%) Dynamics AX
2 12 (0.94%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (0.71%) Oracle Applications
4 6 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.47%) Oracle ERP
5 5 (0.39%) Magento
5 5 (0.39%) Visualfiles
6 3 (0.24%) NetSuite
6 3 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.24%) SAP PSCD
7 1 (0.079%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 249 (19.56%) Azure
2 199 (15.63%) AWS
3 86 (6.76%) SaaS
4 41 (3.22%) GitHub
5 40 (3.14%) GCP
6 29 (2.28%) Power Platform
7 22 (1.73%) Amazon EC2
8 21 (1.65%) Boomi
8 21 (1.65%) PaaS
9 20 (1.57%) Dynamics 365
10 17 (1.34%) IaaS
10 17 (1.34%) Serverless
11 13 (1.02%) Office 365
12 12 (0.94%) Amazon ECS
13 11 (0.86%) AWS CloudFormation
14 10 (0.79%) AWS Lambda
15 9 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
16 8 (0.63%) G Suite
17 7 (0.55%) OpenShift
18 6 (0.47%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 48 (3.77%) HTTP
2 24 (1.89%) Internet
3 23 (1.81%) Intranet
4 22 (1.73%) TCP/IP
5 18 (1.41%) X.509
6 11 (0.86%) VoIP
7 9 (0.71%) LAN
7 9 (0.71%) RTP
7 9 (0.71%) WAN
8 8 (0.63%) SAN
9 5 (0.39%) Firewall
10 4 (0.31%) AMQP
10 4 (0.31%) NAS
10 4 (0.31%) RS-232
10 4 (0.31%) RS-485
10 4 (0.31%) SSL
11 3 (0.24%) FTP
11 3 (0.24%) MQTT
11 3 (0.24%) VPN
12 2 (0.16%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 399 (31.34%) SQL Server
2 138 (10.84%) MySQL
3 51 (4.01%) PostgreSQL
4 34 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 33 (2.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 30 (2.36%) Oracle Database
6 30 (2.36%) Redis
7 29 (2.28%) Power BI
7 29 (2.28%) Relational Database
8 24 (1.89%) DB2
8 24 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
9 21 (1.65%) SQL Server 2016
10 20 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
11 18 (1.41%) Azure SQL Database
11 18 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
12 17 (1.34%) RDBMS
13 15 (1.18%) MongoDB
14 14 (1.10%) Oracle Database 12c
15 13 (1.02%) Oracle Database 10g
15 13 (1.02%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 149 (11.70%) Visual Studio
2 148 (11.63%) Git (software)
3 103 (8.09%) Jenkins
4 100 (7.86%) JIRA
4 100 (7.86%) NUnit
5 72 (5.66%) SoapUI
6 70 (5.50%) StyleCop
7 66 (5.18%) Team Foundation Server
8 61 (4.79%) Selenium
9 59 (4.63%) Subversion
10 46 (3.61%) Cucumber
11 36 (2.83%) Jasmine
11 36 (2.83%) Visual Studio Team System
12 30 (2.36%) Maven
12 30 (2.36%) Mocha
13 25 (1.96%) Eclipse
13 25 (1.96%) Postman
14 23 (1.81%) JMeter
14 23 (1.81%) SpecFlow
15 22 (1.73%) JUnit
General
1 141 (11.08%) Finance
2 59 (4.63%) Retail
3 58 (4.56%) Public Sector
4 39 (3.06%) Marketing
5 29 (2.28%) Manufacturing
6 14 (1.10%) Automotive
6 14 (1.10%) Telecoms
7 11 (0.86%) Aerospace
8 8 (0.63%) German Language
8 8 (0.63%) Local Government
9 7 (0.55%) Games
10 5 (0.39%) Billing
10 5 (0.39%) Electronics
11 4 (0.31%) Law
12 3 (0.24%) Back Office
12 3 (0.24%) Publishing
13 2 (0.16%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.16%) Housing Association
14 1 (0.079%) Banking
14 1 (0.079%) Military
Job Titles
1 871 (68.42%) Developer
2 280 (22.00%) .NET Developer
3 254 (19.95%) C# Developer
4 183 (14.38%) Software Developer
5 182 (14.30%) C# .NET Developer
6 160 (12.57%) Senior Developer
7 145 (11.39%) ASP.NET Developer
7 145 (11.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 128 (10.05%) Java Developer
9 99 (7.78%) PHP Developer
10 71 (5.58%) Web Developer
11 68 (5.34%) C# Software Developer
11 68 (5.34%) Software Engineer
12 62 (4.87%) .NET Software Developer
12 62 (4.87%) Analyst
13 54 (4.24%) Senior PHP Developer
14 53 (4.16%) Architect
15 47 (3.69%) Senior Software Developer
16 44 (3.46%) Junior
17 42 (3.30%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 558 (43.83%) .NET
2 504 (39.59%) HTML
3 453 (35.59%) CSS
4 344 (27.02%) REST
5 313 (24.59%) ASP.NET
6 310 (24.35%) jQuery
7 288 (22.62%) SOAP
8 212 (16.65%) XML
9 211 (16.58%) AngularJS
10 198 (15.55%) RESTful
11 196 (15.40%) .NET Framework
12 163 (12.80%) ASP.NET MVC
13 155 (12.18%) WCF
14 123 (9.66%) HTML5
15 117 (9.19%) Spring
16 111 (8.72%) JSON
17 108 (8.48%) ASP.NET Web API
18 104 (8.17%) Entity Framework
19 98 (7.70%) Ajax
20 90 (7.07%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 96 (7.54%) Analytical Skills
2 94 (7.38%) Mobile App
3 67 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
4 56 (4.40%) Enterprise Software
5 50 (3.93%) Self-Motivation
6 43 (3.38%) User Experience
7 25 (1.96%) Mainframe
8 22 (1.73%) IBM Mainframe
9 16 (1.26%) Management Information System
10 15 (1.18%) Client/Server
11 11 (0.86%) Cloud Native
11 11 (0.86%) Social Media
12 10 (0.79%) Public Cloud
13 8 (0.63%) Social Network
14 7 (0.55%) Algorithms
14 7 (0.55%) N-Tier
15 6 (0.47%) Clustering
15 6 (0.47%) iPad
15 6 (0.47%) Life Science
16 5 (0.39%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 240 (18.85%) Linux
2 114 (8.96%) Windows
3 44 (3.46%) Android
4 33 (2.59%) Apple iOS
5 24 (1.89%) Unix
5 24 (1.89%) Windows Server
6 17 (1.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (1.18%) CentOS
8 10 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (0.47%) Debian
9 6 (0.47%) Ubuntu
10 5 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.24%) Amazon Linux
11 3 (0.24%) VMS
12 1 (0.079%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 719 (56.48%) Agile Software Development
2 355 (27.89%) MVC
3 286 (22.47%) Scrum
4 274 (21.52%) TDD
5 253 (19.87%) Web Development
6 195 (15.32%) DevOps
7 192 (15.08%) OO
8 170 (13.35%) Test Automation
9 155 (12.18%) BDD
10 151 (11.86%) Software Engineering
11 149 (11.70%) Continuous Integration
12 120 (9.43%) OOP
13 115 (9.03%) Problem-Solving
14 112 (8.80%) SDLC
15 107 (8.41%) Computer Science
16 106 (8.33%) Microservices
17 94 (7.38%) Mentoring
18 92 (7.23%) SOA
19 78 (6.13%) Unit Testing
20 73 (5.73%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 639 (50.20%) JavaScript
2 542 (42.58%) C#
3 452 (35.51%) SQL
4 364 (28.59%) Java
5 149 (11.70%) Python
6 135 (10.60%) PHP
7 83 (6.52%) VB.NET
8 81 (6.36%) T-SQL
9 71 (5.58%) C++
10 66 (5.18%) PL/SQL
11 54 (4.24%) TypeScript
12 53 (4.16%) C
13 41 (3.22%) PowerShell
14 40 (3.14%) Java 8
15 35 (2.75%) Bash Shell
16 32 (2.51%) Objective-C
17 27 (2.12%) Ruby
18 24 (1.89%) Perl
19 22 (1.73%) Apple Swift
20 20 (1.57%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 189 (14.85%) Degree
2 86 (6.76%) Security Cleared
3 59 (4.63%) SC Cleared
4 47 (3.69%) Computer Science Degree
5 25 (1.96%) ISTQB
6 23 (1.81%) ISEB
7 10 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (0.79%) Oracle Certification
8 8 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (0.55%) AWS Certification
9 7 (0.55%) SANS
10 6 (0.47%) DBS Check
11 5 (0.39%) CTC Cleared
12 3 (0.24%) BC Cleared
12 3 (0.24%) CISM
12 3 (0.24%) CISSP
12 3 (0.24%) MCSD
12 3 (0.24%) PMI Certification
13 2 (0.16%) MCITP
13 2 (0.16%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 115 (9.03%) QA
2 8 (0.63%) NIST
3 7 (0.55%) COBIT
4 4 (0.31%) GDPR
5 3 (0.24%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.24%) PMO
6 2 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.16%) SLA
System Software
1 138 (10.84%) Docker
2 25 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (0.94%) Active Directory
4 10 (0.79%) Hyper-V
5 9 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (0.39%) vSphere
7 4 (0.31%) Postfix
8 2 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.079%) Ceph
9 1 (0.079%) NFS
9 1 (0.079%) vCloud
9 1 (0.079%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 63 (4.95%) Kubernetes
2 29 (2.28%) Ansible
3 28 (2.20%) HP ALM
3 28 (2.20%) Terraform
4 19 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
5 16 (1.26%) Puppet
6 14 (1.10%) Single Sign-On
7 10 (0.79%) Marathon
7 10 (0.79%) Mesos
8 9 (0.71%) Packer
9 8 (0.63%) SCCM
10 7 (0.55%) HAProxy
10 7 (0.55%) ZABBIX
11 6 (0.47%) SCOM
12 3 (0.24%) HP Data Protector
12 3 (0.24%) Microsoft Clustering
12 3 (0.24%) Salt
13 2 (0.16%) BMC PATROL
13 2 (0.16%) Foglight
13 2 (0.16%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 215 (16.89%) Microsoft
2 83 (6.52%) Oracle
3 63 (4.95%) Zend
4 52 (4.08%) Google
5 43 (3.38%) HP
6 29 (2.28%) Xamarin
7 27 (2.12%) CA
7 27 (2.12%) Delphix
7 27 (2.12%) SAP
8 26 (2.04%) VMware
9 23 (1.81%) IBM
10 22 (1.73%) Dell
11 21 (1.65%) MuleSoft
12 20 (1.57%) webMethods
13 18 (1.41%) TIBCO
14 15 (1.18%) Red Hat
15 14 (1.10%) Informatica
16 13 (1.02%) Atlassian
17 12 (0.94%) Remedy
18 11 (0.86%) Salesforce.com