Period
to 18 January 2019

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 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
England > South East
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 39 34 32
Rank change year-on-year -5 -2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 1,557 1,978 2,197
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 5.82% 6.39% 6.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.11% 14.91% 17.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1,305 1,726 1,967
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £65,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

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 11,033 13,269 12,215
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 41.22% 42.84% 38.24%
Number of salaries quoted 9,481 11,528 10,630
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £30,750 £28,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 2019.

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 2019. 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 -6 587 £52,500 +16.67% 95
Hampshire -13 342 £45,000 +5.88% 45
Berkshire +8 335 £55,000 +22.22% 52
West Sussex +10 247 £42,500 -5.56% 20
Surrey -14 227 £55,000 +10.00% 54
Buckinghamshire -15 128 £47,500 - 18
Oxfordshire -16 124 £60,000 +20.00% 25
East Sussex -9 113 £42,500 -5.56% 10
Kent +30 28 £42,810 -4.87% 11
Middlesex 0 13 £55,000 +15.79%
Web Services
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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.

1 834 (53.56%) Agile Software Development
2 769 (49.39%) JavaScript
3 695 (44.64%) .NET
4 676 (43.42%) C#
5 615 (39.50%) SQL
6 600 (38.54%) HTML
7 564 (36.22%) CSS
8 498 (31.98%) SQL Server
9 475 (30.51%) Java
10 443 (28.45%) MVC
11 400 (25.69%) ASP.NET
12 370 (23.76%) jQuery
13 348 (22.35%) Microsoft
14 322 (20.68%) XML
15 313 (20.10%) REST
16 306 (19.65%) TDD
17 285 (18.30%) Amazon AWS
18 281 (18.05%) AngularJS
19 270 (17.34%) Git (software)
20 267 (17.15%) Degree
21 259 (16.63%) RESTful
22 257 (16.51%) Linux
23 255 (16.38%) Web Development
24 253 (16.25%) SOAP
25 252 (16.18%) Spring
26 240 (15.41%) Scrum
27 238 (15.29%) OO
28 230 (14.77%) Test Automation
29 223 (14.32%) Microsoft Azure
30 222 (14.26%) 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
1 130 (8.35%) IIS
2 69 (4.43%) Confluence
3 61 (3.92%) Apache
4 49 (3.15%) CMS
5 45 (2.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 40 (2.57%) Elasticsearch
7 32 (2.06%) JBoss
8 24 (1.54%) BizTalk Server
9 21 (1.35%) WordPress
10 19 (1.22%) SharePoint
11 18 (1.16%) Tomcat
12 17 (1.09%) Apache Solr
13 16 (1.03%) WebSphere
14 12 (0.77%) Drupal
14 12 (0.77%) WebLogic
15 11 (0.71%) Anypoint
15 11 (0.71%) Mule
15 11 (0.71%) Mule ESB
15 11 (0.71%) Sitecore CMS
15 11 (0.71%) Umbraco
Applications
1 43 (2.76%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (0.39%) MS Visio
3 5 (0.32%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (0.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.13%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.064%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.064%) GIMP
7 1 (0.064%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.064%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 19 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.32%) Changepoint
3 4 (0.26%) Payment Gateway
3 4 (0.26%) Scribe Insight
4 3 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.13%) Distributed Ledger
5 2 (0.13%) R3 Corda
5 2 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.064%) SAP Business ByDesign
6 1 (0.064%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.064%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 285 (18.30%) Amazon AWS
2 223 (14.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 100 (6.42%) SaaS
4 52 (3.34%) Amazon EC2
5 45 (2.89%) Office 365
6 44 (2.83%) Amazon S3
6 44 (2.83%) Serverless
7 39 (2.50%) GitHub
8 37 (2.38%) AWS Lambda
9 36 (2.31%) Amazon SQS
10 35 (2.25%) Amazon EMR
11 31 (1.99%) Amazon Kinesis
11 31 (1.99%) Azure Active Directory
12 21 (1.35%) npm
13 19 (1.22%) Google Analytics
14 17 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
14 17 (1.09%) PaaS
15 14 (0.90%) AWS CloudFormation
16 13 (0.83%) Google Cloud Platform
17 12 (0.77%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 66 (4.24%) HTTP
2 33 (2.12%) Internet
2 33 (2.12%) Network Security
3 17 (1.09%) DNS
4 11 (0.71%) Wireless
5 10 (0.64%) VoIP
6 8 (0.51%) Firewall
6 8 (0.51%) HTTPS
6 8 (0.51%) IMAP
6 8 (0.51%) SMTP
6 8 (0.51%) TCP/IP
6 8 (0.51%) WAN
7 7 (0.45%) DHCP
7 7 (0.45%) SSL
7 7 (0.45%) Wireshark
8 6 (0.39%) Extranet
8 6 (0.39%) SAN
9 5 (0.32%) iBeacon
10 4 (0.26%) FTP
10 4 (0.26%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 498 (31.98%) SQL Server
2 137 (8.80%) Relational Database
3 133 (8.54%) MySQL
4 85 (5.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 79 (5.07%) MongoDB
5 79 (5.07%) NoSQL
6 64 (4.11%) Big Data
6 64 (4.11%) RDBMS
7 62 (3.98%) PostgreSQL
8 61 (3.92%) Redis
9 51 (3.28%) Oracle Database
10 39 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
11 37 (2.38%) Amazon RDS
11 37 (2.38%) Cosmos DB
12 35 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
13 33 (2.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 31 (1.99%) Amazon Redshift
15 29 (1.86%) SQL Server 2012
16 23 (1.48%) SQL Server 2005
16 23 (1.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 270 (17.34%) Git (software)
2 159 (10.21%) JIRA
3 152 (9.76%) Visual Studio
4 140 (8.99%) Jenkins
5 98 (6.29%) Selenium
6 89 (5.72%) Team Foundation Server
7 86 (5.52%) JUnit
8 79 (5.07%) Maven
9 69 (4.43%) NUnit
9 69 (4.43%) SoapUI
10 63 (4.05%) Eclipse
10 63 (4.05%) Subversion
11 52 (3.34%) IntelliJ
12 43 (2.76%) webpack
13 39 (2.50%) Cucumber
13 39 (2.50%) gulp
14 35 (2.25%) Mockito
15 33 (2.12%) Octopus Deploy
16 32 (2.06%) Bitbucket
17 30 (1.93%) StyleCop
General
1 153 (9.83%) Finance
2 87 (5.59%) Retail
3 61 (3.92%) Manufacturing
4 45 (2.89%) Marketing
5 44 (2.83%) Telecoms
6 20 (1.28%) Electronics
7 16 (1.03%) Banking
8 12 (0.77%) Back Office
9 11 (0.71%) Games
9 11 (0.71%) German Language
10 10 (0.64%) Advertising
11 9 (0.58%) Automotive
11 9 (0.58%) Legal
11 9 (0.58%) Publishing
12 7 (0.45%) French Language
12 7 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
12 7 (0.45%) Spanish Language
13 5 (0.32%) Italian Language
13 5 (0.32%) Law
14 3 (0.19%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1,016 (65.25%) Developer
2 251 (16.12%) .NET Developer
3 239 (15.35%) Software Developer
4 225 (14.45%) C# Developer
5 198 (12.72%) Java Developer
6 163 (10.47%) Senior Developer
7 131 (8.41%) Architect
8 122 (7.84%) C# .NET Developer
9 100 (6.42%) Web Developer
10 92 (5.91%) Full Stack Developer
11 89 (5.72%) ASP.NET Developer
12 78 (5.01%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 76 (4.88%) Lead Developer
13 76 (4.88%) PHP Developer
14 65 (4.17%) C# Software Developer
15 61 (3.92%) Analyst
16 59 (3.79%) DevOps Engineer
16 59 (3.79%) Tester
17 54 (3.47%) Senior Java Developer
18 52 (3.34%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 695 (44.64%) .NET
2 600 (38.54%) HTML
3 564 (36.22%) CSS
4 400 (25.69%) ASP.NET
5 370 (23.76%) jQuery
6 322 (20.68%) XML
7 313 (20.10%) REST
8 281 (18.05%) AngularJS
9 259 (16.63%) RESTful
10 253 (16.25%) SOAP
11 252 (16.18%) Spring
12 222 (14.26%) ASP.NET MVC
13 214 (13.74%) .NET Framework
14 184 (11.82%) WCF
15 177 (11.37%) HTML5
16 170 (10.92%) ASP.NET Web API
17 137 (8.80%) JSON
18 128 (8.22%) Ajax
19 113 (7.26%) React
20 111 (7.13%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 125 (8.03%) Mobile App
1 125 (8.03%) User Experience
2 100 (6.42%) Greenfield Project
3 85 (5.46%) Analytical Skills
4 49 (3.15%) Fintech
5 47 (3.02%) Self-Motivation
6 46 (2.95%) Enterprise Software
7 32 (2.06%) Linux Command Line
8 30 (1.93%) Social Media
9 29 (1.86%) Driving Licence
10 21 (1.35%) Public Cloud
11 20 (1.28%) Social Network
12 19 (1.22%) Management Information System
13 18 (1.16%) Client/Server
14 17 (1.09%) W3C
15 16 (1.03%) Semantic Web
16 13 (0.83%) Data Centre
16 13 (0.83%) N-Tier
17 11 (0.71%) Data Structures
18 10 (0.64%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 257 (16.51%) Linux
2 213 (13.68%) Windows
3 88 (5.65%) Unix
4 68 (4.37%) Android
5 67 (4.30%) Apple iOS
6 55 (3.53%) Windows Server
7 7 (0.45%) CentOS
7 7 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (0.45%) Ubuntu
7 7 (0.45%) Windows 7
7 7 (0.45%) Windows Phone
7 7 (0.45%) Windows Phone 8
8 6 (0.39%) Solaris
9 5 (0.32%) Windows Embedded Compact
9 5 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (0.26%) Windows 10
11 3 (0.19%) Mac OS
11 3 (0.19%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.19%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.19%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 834 (53.56%) Agile Software Development
2 443 (28.45%) MVC
3 306 (19.65%) TDD
4 255 (16.38%) Web Development
5 240 (15.41%) Scrum
6 238 (15.29%) OO
7 230 (14.77%) Test Automation
8 194 (12.46%) Continuous Integration
9 177 (11.37%) DevOps
10 168 (10.79%) SOA
11 164 (10.53%) Software Engineering
12 147 (9.44%) OOP
13 144 (9.25%) Computer Science
14 142 (9.12%) Problem-Solving
15 132 (8.48%) Microservices
16 127 (8.16%) BDD
17 119 (7.64%) Unit Testing
18 114 (7.32%) Mentoring
19 110 (7.06%) Front End Development
20 104 (6.68%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 769 (49.39%) JavaScript
2 676 (43.42%) C#
3 615 (39.50%) SQL
4 475 (30.51%) Java
5 133 (8.54%) PHP
6 130 (8.35%) Python
7 111 (7.13%) Java 8
8 107 (6.87%) T-SQL
9 98 (6.29%) C++
10 81 (5.20%) VB.NET
11 66 (4.24%) PL/SQL
12 53 (3.40%) Shell Script
13 49 (3.15%) PowerShell
14 42 (2.70%) Perl
15 41 (2.63%) Scala
16 38 (2.44%) Bash Shell
17 36 (2.31%) TypeScript
18 32 (2.06%) C
19 31 (1.99%) Objective-C
20 28 (1.80%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 267 (17.15%) Degree
2 79 (5.07%) Computer Science Degree
3 48 (3.08%) Security Cleared
4 39 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 36 (2.31%) MCSA
6 32 (2.06%) MCSE
7 19 (1.22%) ISTQB
8 18 (1.16%) SC Cleared
9 12 (0.77%) ISEB
9 12 (0.77%) ITIL Certification
10 10 (0.64%) Master's Degree
11 9 (0.58%) PMI Certification
12 7 (0.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 6 (0.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 6 (0.39%) PhD
14 4 (0.26%) CISSP
14 4 (0.26%) TOGAF Certification
15 2 (0.13%) IIBA
15 2 (0.13%) PMP
16 1 (0.064%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 122 (7.84%) QA
2 27 (1.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 25 (1.61%) ISO 9001
3 25 (1.61%) PCI DSS
4 18 (1.16%) GDPR
5 13 (0.83%) GAMP
5 13 (0.83%) ISO 14001
5 13 (0.83%) SLA
6 7 (0.45%) PMO
7 5 (0.32%) PSD2
8 1 (0.064%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.064%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 119 (7.64%) Docker
2 76 (4.88%) Active Directory
3 36 (2.31%) VMware Infrastructure
4 25 (1.61%) Virtual Machines
5 18 (1.16%) Hyper-V
6 6 (0.39%) VirtualBox
6 6 (0.39%) XenServer
7 4 (0.26%) Apache Flume
7 4 (0.26%) HDFS
7 4 (0.26%) Varnish
8 1 (0.064%) KVM
8 1 (0.064%) LXC
8 1 (0.064%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.064%) vSphere
8 1 (0.064%) Xen
8 1 (0.064%) XenApp
8 1 (0.064%) zsh
Systems Management
1 58 (3.73%) Kubernetes
2 44 (2.83%) Ansible
3 33 (2.12%) Opscode Chef
4 32 (2.06%) Puppet
4 32 (2.06%) Terraform
5 16 (1.03%) Kibana
5 16 (1.03%) Marathon
5 16 (1.03%) Mesos
6 12 (0.77%) Salt
7 11 (0.71%) CloudHub
8 8 (0.51%) Nagios
8 8 (0.51%) Rundeck
9 7 (0.45%) Packer
9 7 (0.45%) Single Sign-On
10 5 (0.32%) Capistrano
10 5 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
11 4 (0.26%) Oozie
12 3 (0.19%) SCCM
13 2 (0.13%) CA Wily
13 2 (0.13%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 348 (22.35%) Microsoft
2 180 (11.56%) Oracle
3 61 (3.92%) Xamarin
4 44 (2.83%) VMware
5 38 (2.44%) SAP
6 35 (2.25%) Google
7 28 (1.80%) Salesforce.com
8 21 (1.35%) Informatica
9 18 (1.16%) Citrix
10 17 (1.09%) Sitecore
11 15 (0.96%) MuleSoft
12 12 (0.77%) Atlassian
12 12 (0.77%) Zend
13 11 (0.71%) Adobe
14 10 (0.64%) Cisco
14 10 (0.64%) Splunk
15 9 (0.58%) IBM
15 9 (0.58%) Tableau
16 7 (0.45%) Cloudera
17 6 (0.39%) DevExpress