Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 27 42
Rank change year-on-year +1 +15 -17
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 110 89 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 7.32% 6.38% 5.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.16% 18.20% 15.27%
Number of salaries quoted 96 90 100
South Wales median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £90,000 £55,000
Wales median annual salary £49,039 £43,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +14.04% +7.50% +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 574 489 753
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 38.22% 35.03% 34.57%
Number of salaries quoted 480 459 689
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,000 £52,500
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +14 98 £50,000 - 17
Newport -4 5 £40,000 +2.56% 2
Caerphilly +3 3 £40,000 -11.11%
Vale of Glamorgan - 2 £40,000 - 1
Bridgend -7 1 £36,250 -0.68%
Neath Port Talbot - 1 £50,000 -
Web Services
Wales

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 64 (58.18%) Java
2 57 (51.82%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (36.36%) Spring
3 40 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
4 37 (33.64%) REST
5 34 (30.91%) Test Automation
5 34 (30.91%) Docker
6 33 (30.00%) TDD
6 33 (30.00%) Finance
7 30 (27.27%) SOAP
7 30 (27.27%) Unit Testing
7 30 (27.27%) NoSQL
7 30 (27.27%) Microservices
8 29 (26.36%) Spring Boot
9 27 (24.55%) C#
10 26 (23.64%) SQL
10 26 (23.64%) XML
11 25 (22.73%) Fintech
12 24 (21.82%) JavaScript
12 24 (21.82%) Software Engineering
12 24 (21.82%) BDD
13 22 (20.00%) Selenium
13 22 (20.00%) DevOps
14 21 (19.09%) Google Cloud Platform
14 21 (19.09%) QA
14 21 (19.09%) Google
14 21 (19.09%) HTML
15 20 (18.18%) Cucumber
15 20 (18.18%) Cloud Native
16 19 (17.27%) Go

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 8 (7.27%) Confluence
2 4 (3.64%) Cloud Foundry
2 4 (3.64%) CMS
3 3 (2.73%) Apache Pig
3 3 (2.73%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.82%) JBoss
5 1 (0.91%) Anypoint
5 1 (0.91%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.91%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.91%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.91%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 40 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (19.09%) Google Cloud Platform
3 19 (17.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (8.18%) GitHub
5 6 (5.45%) Stackdriver
6 5 (4.55%) Serverless
7 4 (3.64%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (3.64%) IBM Cloud
8 3 (2.73%) Slack
8 3 (2.73%) Trello
9 1 (0.91%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.36%) Firewall
2 6 (5.45%) Wireshark
3 4 (3.64%) HTTPS
4 3 (2.73%) HTTP
5 2 (1.82%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.91%) Internet
6 1 (0.91%) Skype
6 1 (0.91%) SSH
6 1 (0.91%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (27.27%) NoSQL
2 16 (14.55%) SQL Server
3 13 (11.82%) MySQL
4 8 (7.27%) Big Data
5 7 (6.36%) MongoDB
5 7 (6.36%) Redis
6 3 (2.73%) Amazon Redshift
6 3 (2.73%) Apache Hive
6 3 (2.73%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.73%) Hadoop
6 3 (2.73%) HPCC
6 3 (2.73%) Presto
6 3 (2.73%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.82%) GIS
7 2 (1.82%) MariaDB
7 2 (1.82%) Power BI
7 2 (1.82%) QlikView
7 2 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.91%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.91%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 22 (20.00%) Selenium
2 20 (18.18%) Cucumber
3 16 (14.55%) JMeter
3 16 (14.55%) SoapUI
4 14 (12.73%) Maven
5 12 (10.91%) Git (software)
5 12 (10.91%) JIRA
6 9 (8.18%) Gradle
7 7 (6.36%) JUnit
7 7 (6.36%) Liquibase
7 7 (6.36%) TestNG
8 6 (5.45%) Ant
8 6 (5.45%) CF BOSH
8 6 (5.45%) Subversion
9 5 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (4.55%) Visual Studio
10 4 (3.64%) Gerrit
11 3 (2.73%) Jenkins
12 2 (1.82%) Protractor
12 2 (1.82%) Redmine
General
1 33 (30.00%) Finance
2 11 (10.00%) Banking
3 7 (6.36%) Billing
3 7 (6.36%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.82%) Advertising
4 2 (1.82%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.91%) Games
5 1 (0.91%) Legal
5 1 (0.91%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 54 (49.09%) Developer
2 20 (18.18%) Java Developer
3 13 (11.82%) Analyst
3 13 (11.82%) Java Engineer
3 13 (11.82%) QA Engineer
4 11 (10.00%) Automation Engineer
5 10 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
6 9 (8.18%) Software Engineer
7 8 (7.27%) Cloud Engineer
7 8 (7.27%) PHP Developer
8 7 (6.36%) Analyst Programmer
8 7 (6.36%) Programmer
8 7 (6.36%) QA Automation Engineer
8 7 (6.36%) QA Leader
8 7 (6.36%) Senior Analyst
8 7 (6.36%) Senior Analyst Programmer
8 7 (6.36%) Senior Developer
8 7 (6.36%) Senior Programmer
9 6 (5.45%) Java Architect
9 6 (5.45%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (36.36%) Spring
2 37 (33.64%) REST
3 30 (27.27%) SOAP
4 29 (26.36%) Spring Boot
5 26 (23.64%) XML
6 21 (19.09%) HTML
7 19 (17.27%) Swagger
8 13 (11.82%) Hibernate
9 12 (10.91%) RxJava
10 11 (10.00%) CSS
10 11 (10.00%) React
11 10 (9.09%) JSON
11 10 (9.09%) RESTful
12 9 (8.18%) J2EE
13 8 (7.27%) .NET
14 7 (6.36%) AngularJS
14 7 (6.36%) JSP
14 7 (6.36%) Struts
14 7 (6.36%) Thymeleaf
15 6 (5.45%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 25 (22.73%) Fintech
2 20 (18.18%) Cloud Native
3 9 (8.18%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (8.18%) User Experience
4 6 (5.45%) Computer Science
4 6 (5.45%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.73%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.82%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.82%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (1.82%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.82%) Wiki
7 1 (0.91%) BBC
7 1 (0.91%) CESG
7 1 (0.91%) Mobile Games
7 1 (0.91%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.73%) Linux
2 9 (8.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (6.36%) Ubuntu
4 6 (5.45%) CentOS
4 6 (5.45%) Unix
5 5 (4.55%) Android
6 4 (3.64%) Apple iOS
6 4 (3.64%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.91%) Windows
7 1 (0.91%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (51.82%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (30.91%) Test Automation
3 33 (30.00%) TDD
4 30 (27.27%) Microservices
4 30 (27.27%) Unit Testing
5 24 (21.82%) BDD
5 24 (21.82%) Software Engineering
6 22 (20.00%) DevOps
7 18 (16.36%) Scrum
8 17 (15.45%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (11.82%) SDET
9 13 (11.82%) SDLC
9 13 (11.82%) Web Development
10 12 (10.91%) QA Automation
11 11 (10.00%) Functional Programming
12 9 (8.18%) Performance Testing
13 8 (7.27%) Continuous Delivery
13 8 (7.27%) MVC
13 8 (7.27%) Non-Functional Testing
13 8 (7.27%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 64 (58.18%) Java
2 27 (24.55%) C#
3 26 (23.64%) SQL
4 24 (21.82%) JavaScript
5 19 (17.27%) Go
6 14 (12.73%) Java 8
6 14 (12.73%) Python
7 9 (8.18%) PHP
8 6 (5.45%) Bash Shell
8 6 (5.45%) Groovy
9 2 (1.82%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.82%) Ruby
10 1 (0.91%) ABAP
10 1 (0.91%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.91%) C
10 1 (0.91%) C++
10 1 (0.91%) R
10 1 (0.91%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (14.55%) Degree
2 4 (3.64%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.73%) AWS Certification
3 3 (2.73%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.73%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.82%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.91%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.91%) MCSA
5 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (19.09%) QA
2 1 (0.91%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (30.91%) Docker
2 6 (5.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (6.36%) Ansible
2 6 (5.45%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (5.45%) Puppet
3 1 (0.91%) HP Fortify
3 1 (0.91%) Terraform
Vendors
1 21 (19.09%) Google
2 11 (10.00%) Oracle
3 9 (8.18%) Red Hat
4 8 (7.27%) VMware
5 7 (6.36%) Guidewire
5 7 (6.36%) Splunk
6 5 (4.55%) Microsoft
7 4 (3.64%) IBM
7 4 (3.64%) Tableau
8 3 (2.73%) OutSystems
9 2 (1.82%) Rackspace
10 1 (0.91%) Apigee
10 1 (0.91%) Gemalto
10 1 (0.91%) Mashery
10 1 (0.91%) MuleSoft
10 1 (0.91%) Perforce
10 1 (0.91%) SAP