The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for WSE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WSE over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Services Enhancements (WSE)
England / South East
Rank 378 458 -
Rank change year-on-year +80 -  
Permanent jobs citing WSE 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.020% 0.010% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.051% 0.027% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Median salary £31,500 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.00% -  
UK excluding London median salary £31,500 £38,500 -
% change year-on-year -18.18% -  

WSE is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next 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 industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 5885 7321 7671
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 39.38% 38.04% 37.32%
Number of salaries quoted 5082 6540 6666
Median salary £44,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

WSE
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing WSE as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for WSE in the South East

WSE
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WSE in the South East.

Salary trend for WSE in the South East

WSE
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 WSE within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire - 3 £31,500 -
WSE
England

WSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing WSE 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 WSE.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) XSD
1 3 (100.00%) XSLT
1 3 (100.00%) XHTML
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Ajax
1 3 (100.00%) XPath
1 3 (100.00%) WCF
1 3 (100.00%) WPF
1 3 (100.00%) Silverlight
1 3 (100.00%) LINQ
1 3 (100.00%) Marketing
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Perfmon
2 2 (66.67%) Load Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Stress Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Workflow
2 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (66.67%) OOD
2 2 (66.67%) OOP

WSE
Top Related 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 2 (66.67%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (66.67%) OLAP
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (100.00%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) HTML CSS Developer
2 1 (33.33%) HTML Developer
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) Ajax
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) LINQ
1 3 (100.00%) Silverlight
1 3 (100.00%) WCF
1 3 (100.00%) WPF
1 3 (100.00%) XHTML
1 3 (100.00%) XSD
1 3 (100.00%) XSLT
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
2 1 (33.33%) MSMQ
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) WF
2 1 (33.33%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Load Testing
2 2 (66.67%) OOD
2 2 (66.67%) OOP
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Stress Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Workflow
3 1 (33.33%) System Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) XPath
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) C#
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Perfmon