Period
to 11 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 41 30
Rank change year-on-year +7 -11 -6
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 98 76 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 6.09% 5.29% 6.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.09% 14.81% 17.38%
Number of salaries quoted 89 77 129
South Wales median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £31,800 £31,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £90,000 £55,000
Wales median annual salary £49,039 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +22.60% - +14.29%

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 South Wales with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 609 513 823
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 37.83% 35.70% 38.46%
Number of salaries quoted 508 462 753
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,250 £23,300
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,314 £55,000
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £39,351 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.65% +4.93% +7.14%

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings citing Web Services as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Web Services in South Wales

Web Services
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Web Services in South Wales.

Salary trend for Web Services in South Wales

Web Services
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Web Services in South Wales over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Web Services in South Wales

Web Services
Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 6 months to 11 December 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
Cardiff +11 84 £53,750 +26.47% 16
Newport +12 8 £38,750 -3.13% 6
Caerphilly -1 3 £40,000 -11.11%
Torfaen +5 1 £55,000 - 1
Bridgend -5 1 £36,250 +8.21%
Neath Port Talbot - 1 £50,000 -
Web Services
Wales

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, 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 Wales region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 63 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (55.10%) Java
3 34 (34.69%) Amazon AWS
4 33 (33.67%) REST
5 32 (32.65%) Spring
6 30 (30.61%) Finance
6 30 (30.61%) Docker
7 29 (29.59%) Test Automation
8 26 (26.53%) NoSQL
8 26 (26.53%) Unit Testing
8 26 (26.53%) JavaScript
9 25 (25.51%) TDD
10 24 (24.49%) C#
10 24 (24.49%) Spring Boot
11 23 (23.47%) SQL
12 22 (22.45%) Scrum
12 22 (22.45%) SOAP
12 22 (22.45%) Google
12 22 (22.45%) Google Cloud Platform
12 22 (22.45%) Microservices
13 21 (21.43%) DevOps
13 21 (21.43%) HTML
13 21 (21.43%) Software Engineering
14 20 (20.41%) Selenium
14 20 (20.41%) Microsoft Azure
14 20 (20.41%) Fintech
15 19 (19.39%) Cloud Native
15 19 (19.39%) Continuous Integration
16 18 (18.37%) Linux
16 18 (18.37%) Swagger

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 9 (9.18%) CMS
2 7 (7.14%) Confluence
3 3 (3.06%) JBoss
4 2 (2.04%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (2.04%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.02%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.02%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.02%) ArcGIS
5 1 (1.02%) Drupal
5 1 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.02%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.02%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.02%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 34 (34.69%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (22.45%) Google Cloud Platform
3 20 (20.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (8.16%) GitHub
4 8 (8.16%) Stackdriver
5 4 (4.08%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (3.06%) IBM Cloud
6 3 (3.06%) Slack
6 3 (3.06%) Trello
7 2 (2.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.18%) Firewall
2 8 (8.16%) Wireshark
3 6 (6.12%) HTTPS
4 3 (3.06%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.04%) HTTP
6 1 (1.02%) Internet
6 1 (1.02%) Skype
6 1 (1.02%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (26.53%) NoSQL
2 9 (9.18%) MySQL
2 9 (9.18%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.08%) Redis
3 4 (4.08%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.06%) Big Data
4 3 (3.06%) MariaDB
4 3 (3.06%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.04%) GIS
5 2 (2.04%) HPCC
6 1 (1.02%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.02%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.02%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.02%) Neo4j
6 1 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.02%) Presto
6 1 (1.02%) RavenDB
6 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.02%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 20 (20.41%) Selenium
2 15 (15.31%) Cucumber
2 15 (15.31%) SoapUI
3 14 (14.29%) JMeter
4 13 (13.27%) Maven
5 11 (11.22%) JIRA
6 9 (9.18%) Git (software)
7 8 (8.16%) CF BOSH
8 6 (6.12%) Gradle
9 4 (4.08%) Liquibase
10 3 (3.06%) CircleCI
10 3 (3.06%) JUnit
10 3 (3.06%) Subversion
10 3 (3.06%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (3.06%) TestNG
11 2 (2.04%) Ant
11 2 (2.04%) Gerrit
11 2 (2.04%) Redmine
11 2 (2.04%) SpecFlow
11 2 (2.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 30 (30.61%) Finance
2 6 (6.12%) Banking
3 5 (5.10%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.08%) Billing
5 3 (3.06%) Advertising
6 2 (2.04%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.04%) Publishing
7 1 (1.02%) Back Office
7 1 (1.02%) Electronics
7 1 (1.02%) Games
7 1 (1.02%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.02%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 54 (55.10%) Developer
2 23 (23.47%) Java Developer
3 13 (13.27%) QA Engineer
4 12 (12.24%) DevOps Engineer
4 12 (12.24%) Java Engineer
5 11 (11.22%) Automation Engineer
5 11 (11.22%) Cloud Engineer
6 9 (9.18%) Software Developer
7 7 (7.14%) QA Automation Engineer
7 7 (7.14%) Senior Developer
7 7 (7.14%) Software Engineer
8 6 (6.12%) Analyst
8 6 (6.12%) HTML CSS Developer
8 6 (6.12%) HTML Developer
8 6 (6.12%) PHP Developer
8 6 (6.12%) QA Leader
8 6 (6.12%) React Developer
8 6 (6.12%) Web Developer
9 5 (5.10%) Architect
9 5 (5.10%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (33.67%) REST
2 32 (32.65%) Spring
3 24 (24.49%) Spring Boot
4 22 (22.45%) SOAP
5 21 (21.43%) HTML
6 18 (18.37%) Swagger
7 17 (17.35%) XML
8 14 (14.29%) CSS
9 12 (12.24%) JSON
10 11 (11.22%) RxJava
11 10 (10.20%) .NET
11 10 (10.20%) React
12 9 (9.18%) Hibernate
13 8 (8.16%) CSS3
13 8 (8.16%) HTML5
13 8 (8.16%) RESTful
14 6 (6.12%) Django
14 6 (6.12%) jQuery
15 5 (5.10%) ASP.NET
15 5 (5.10%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 20 (20.41%) Fintech
2 19 (19.39%) Cloud Native
3 12 (12.24%) User Experience
4 6 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (6.12%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.06%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (2.04%) N-Tier
6 2 (2.04%) Wiki
7 1 (1.02%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.02%) CESG
7 1 (1.02%) CMDB
7 1 (1.02%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.02%) Digital TV
7 1 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.02%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.02%) Mobile Games
7 1 (1.02%) PKI
7 1 (1.02%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 18 (18.37%) Linux
2 12 (12.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (9.18%) Unix
4 8 (8.16%) CentOS
4 8 (8.16%) Ubuntu
5 6 (6.12%) Mac OS
6 5 (5.10%) Android
7 4 (4.08%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.02%) Windows
8 1 (1.02%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (29.59%) Test Automation
3 26 (26.53%) Unit Testing
4 25 (25.51%) TDD
5 22 (22.45%) Microservices
5 22 (22.45%) Scrum
6 21 (21.43%) DevOps
6 21 (21.43%) Software Engineering
7 19 (19.39%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (17.35%) BDD
9 14 (14.29%) SDLC
9 14 (14.29%) Web Development
10 13 (13.27%) SDET
11 12 (12.24%) QA Automation
12 10 (10.20%) Functional Programming
12 10 (10.20%) Site Reliability Engineering
13 9 (9.18%) Front End Development
14 8 (8.16%) MVC
14 8 (8.16%) Non-Functional Testing
14 8 (8.16%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 54 (55.10%) Java
2 26 (26.53%) JavaScript
3 24 (24.49%) C#
4 23 (23.47%) SQL
5 17 (17.35%) Go
6 16 (16.33%) Python
7 14 (14.29%) Java 8
8 8 (8.16%) Bash Shell
8 8 (8.16%) Groovy
9 7 (7.14%) PHP
10 3 (3.06%) ES6
10 3 (3.06%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.02%) ABAP
11 1 (1.02%) Apple Swift
11 1 (1.02%) C
11 1 (1.02%) C++
11 1 (1.02%) Ruby
11 1 (1.02%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 15 (15.31%) Degree
2 6 (6.12%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.02%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.02%) MCSA
3 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.02%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.02%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (16.33%) QA
2 1 (1.02%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (30.61%) Docker
2 8 (8.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.06%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (8.16%) Ansible
1 8 (8.16%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (8.16%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (22.45%) Google
2 12 (12.24%) Red Hat
3 11 (11.22%) VMware
4 8 (8.16%) Oracle
4 8 (8.16%) Splunk
5 5 (5.10%) Microsoft
6 4 (4.08%) Guidewire
6 4 (4.08%) IBM
7 3 (3.06%) OutSystems
7 3 (3.06%) Rackspace
8 2 (2.04%) SAP
8 2 (2.04%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.02%) Gemalto
9 1 (1.02%) Marketo