Period
to 25 June 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 25 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 28 40
Rank change year-on-year -12 +12 +1
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 71 122 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 5.19% 7.68% 5.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.91% 20.20% 16.98%
Number of salaries quoted 54 118 119
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £27,250
90th Percentile £56,375 £67,500 £50,000
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -11.11% +20.00% +7.14%

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 550 604 789
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 40.20% 38.01% 33.53%
Number of salaries quoted 471 549 679
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,200 £23,475
90th Percentile £55,000 £54,264 £51,500
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% +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 25 June 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 25 June 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 +4 66 £40,000 -11.64% 11
Vale of Glamorgan -4 2 £40,000 -11.64%
Newport -17 2 £51,250 +36.67%
Caerphilly -2 1 £40,000 -11.64% 1
Web Services
Wales

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 36 (50.70%) Java
2 32 (45.07%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (32.39%) SOAP
3 23 (32.39%) Amazon AWS
4 22 (30.99%) JavaScript
5 20 (28.17%) SQL
5 20 (28.17%) Scrum
5 20 (28.17%) REST
6 18 (25.35%) XML
7 17 (23.94%) TDD
7 17 (23.94%) Test Automation
8 16 (22.54%) DevOps
8 16 (22.54%) Spring
8 16 (22.54%) MySQL
9 15 (21.13%) Finance
10 14 (19.72%) C#
10 14 (19.72%) Git (software)
11 13 (18.31%) PHP
11 13 (18.31%) SQL Server
12 12 (16.90%) HTML
12 12 (16.90%) Software Engineering
13 11 (15.49%) Oracle
13 11 (15.49%) BDD
13 11 (15.49%) Microservices
13 11 (15.49%) AngularJS
14 10 (14.08%) Big Data
14 10 (14.08%) Docker
14 10 (14.08%) QA
14 10 (14.08%) Unit Testing
14 10 (14.08%) Linux

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 4 (5.63%) JBoss
2 3 (4.23%) Apache
2 3 (4.23%) Apache Pig
2 3 (4.23%) Apache Spark
2 3 (4.23%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.82%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (1.41%) Anypoint
4 1 (1.41%) ArcGIS
4 1 (1.41%) CMS
4 1 (1.41%) Confluence
4 1 (1.41%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.41%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 23 (32.39%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (9.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (7.04%) Serverless
4 4 (5.63%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (2.82%) GitHub
5 2 (2.82%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (2.82%) npm
5 2 (2.82%) SaaS
6 1 (1.41%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (1.41%) Office 365
6 1 (1.41%) Slack
6 1 (1.41%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.63%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.82%) HTTP
3 1 (1.41%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (22.54%) MySQL
2 13 (18.31%) SQL Server
3 10 (14.08%) Big Data
4 7 (9.86%) NoSQL
5 6 (8.45%) MongoDB
6 5 (7.04%) HPCC
6 5 (7.04%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (5.63%) Relational Database
8 3 (4.23%) Amazon Redshift
8 3 (4.23%) Apache Hive
8 3 (4.23%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (4.23%) Hadoop
8 3 (4.23%) Presto
8 3 (4.23%) Redis
8 3 (4.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (2.82%) Power BI
9 2 (2.82%) QlikView
10 1 (1.41%) Neo4j
10 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 14 (19.72%) Git (software)
2 10 (14.08%) Ant
2 10 (14.08%) Maven
3 9 (12.68%) Cucumber
4 7 (9.86%) JUnit
5 6 (8.45%) Gradle
5 6 (8.45%) Jenkins
5 6 (8.45%) Subversion
5 6 (8.45%) TestNG
6 5 (7.04%) JMeter
6 5 (7.04%) Selenium
6 5 (7.04%) SoapUI
6 5 (7.04%) Visual Studio
7 4 (5.63%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (4.23%) Liquibase
9 2 (2.82%) Bower
9 2 (2.82%) Gerrit
9 2 (2.82%) Mercurial
9 2 (2.82%) Protractor
10 1 (1.41%) JIRA
General
1 15 (21.13%) Finance
2 7 (9.86%) Banking
3 3 (4.23%) Billing
3 3 (4.23%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.41%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.41%) Games
4 1 (1.41%) Law
4 1 (1.41%) Legal
4 1 (1.41%) Retail
4 1 (1.41%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 38 (53.52%) Developer
2 10 (14.08%) Java Developer
2 10 (14.08%) Software Engineer
3 9 (12.68%) PHP Developer
4 8 (11.27%) Analyst
5 6 (8.45%) Software Developer
6 5 (7.04%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (7.04%) Test Engineer
7 4 (5.63%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 4 (5.63%) Senior Developer
7 4 (5.63%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
7 4 (5.63%) Senior Test Engineer
7 4 (5.63%) Test Automation Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) .NET Developer
8 3 (4.23%) Analyst Programmer
8 3 (4.23%) C# Developer
8 3 (4.23%) Java Software Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) Programmer
8 3 (4.23%) Senior Analyst Programmer
8 3 (4.23%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (32.39%) SOAP
2 20 (28.17%) REST
3 18 (25.35%) XML
4 16 (22.54%) Spring
5 12 (16.90%) HTML
6 11 (15.49%) AngularJS
7 9 (12.68%) .NET
7 9 (12.68%) J2EE
8 7 (9.86%) Hibernate
8 7 (9.86%) RESTful
8 7 (9.86%) Spring Boot
9 6 (8.45%) CSS
10 5 (7.04%) jQuery
10 5 (7.04%) React
10 5 (7.04%) XML Schema
11 4 (5.63%) ASP.NET
12 3 (4.23%) .NET Framework
12 3 (4.23%) ASP.NET Web API
12 3 (4.23%) Node.js
12 3 (4.23%) Thymeleaf
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.08%) Fintech
2 9 (12.68%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.63%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.63%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.23%) Cloud Native
4 3 (4.23%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.23%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.82%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.82%) User Experience
6 1 (1.41%) BBC
6 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.41%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.41%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (14.08%) Linux
2 5 (7.04%) CentOS
3 4 (5.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (5.63%) Unix
4 2 (2.82%) Android
4 2 (2.82%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.41%) Amazon Linux
5 1 (1.41%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (45.07%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (28.17%) Scrum
3 17 (23.94%) TDD
3 17 (23.94%) Test Automation
4 16 (22.54%) DevOps
5 12 (16.90%) Software Engineering
6 11 (15.49%) BDD
6 11 (15.49%) Microservices
7 10 (14.08%) Unit Testing
8 9 (12.68%) SDLC
9 8 (11.27%) Project Management
10 7 (9.86%) Machine Learning
10 7 (9.86%) MVC
10 7 (9.86%) OO
10 7 (9.86%) Problem-Solving
10 7 (9.86%) Product Management
11 6 (8.45%) Continuous Delivery
11 6 (8.45%) Web Development
12 5 (7.04%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (7.04%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 36 (50.70%) Java
2 22 (30.99%) JavaScript
3 20 (28.17%) SQL
4 14 (19.72%) C#
5 13 (18.31%) PHP
6 7 (9.86%) Python
7 4 (5.63%) Bash Shell
7 4 (5.63%) Groovy
7 4 (5.63%) Java 8
7 4 (5.63%) Ruby
8 2 (2.82%) Go
8 2 (2.82%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.82%) TypeScript
8 2 (2.82%) VB
9 1 (1.41%) C
9 1 (1.41%) C++
9 1 (1.41%) R
9 1 (1.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (8.45%) Degree
2 3 (4.23%) AWS Certification
3 2 (2.82%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (2.82%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.82%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.41%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.08%) QA
System Software
1 10 (14.08%) Docker
2 1 (1.41%) DRBD
2 1 (1.41%) KVM
Systems Management
1 6 (8.45%) Ansible
2 1 (1.41%) HP Fortify
2 1 (1.41%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (15.49%) Oracle
2 4 (5.63%) Red Hat
2 4 (5.63%) Tableau
2 4 (5.63%) VMware
3 3 (4.23%) Guidewire
3 3 (4.23%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.82%) Google
4 2 (2.82%) Zend
5 1 (1.41%) Apigee
5 1 (1.41%) IBM
5 1 (1.41%) Mashery
5 1 (1.41%) MuleSoft
5 1 (1.41%) Perforce
5 1 (1.41%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.41%) Splunk