Period
to 23 January 2018

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

Web Services
England > South West
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 46 31
Rank change year-on-year +12 -15 +5
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 707 617 822
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 6.97% 5.93% 7.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.00% 14.18% 17.47%
Number of salaries quoted 690 552 717
South West median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £62,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 4,418 4,352 4,704
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 43.54% 41.85% 41.07%
Number of salaries quoted 3,784 3,697 4,119
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +7.79% +5.48%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Services in the South West

Web Services
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Web Services in the South West

Web Services
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Web Services in the South West over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Web Services in the South West

Web Services
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 23 January 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
Bristol +33 203 £45,000 +5.88% 40
Gloucestershire 0 160 £45,000 -10.00% 26
Somerset +22 95 £40,000 -20.00% 13
Dorset +22 90 £35,000 -12.50% 12
Devon +11 70 £41,500 +18.57% 5
Wiltshire -21 69 £45,000 -7.69% 16
Cornwall -26 15 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Web Services
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 West region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 375 (53.04%) Agile Software Development
2 315 (44.55%) JavaScript
3 279 (39.46%) HTML
4 255 (36.07%) Java
5 242 (34.23%) Amazon AWS
6 236 (33.38%) CSS
7 230 (32.53%) Linux
8 229 (32.39%) SQL
9 228 (32.25%) MVC
10 213 (30.13%) SQL Server
11 195 (27.58%) C#
12 175 (24.75%) Git (software)
13 170 (24.05%) Scrum
14 163 (23.06%) TDD
15 162 (22.91%) RESTful
16 157 (22.21%) Microsoft
17 153 (21.64%) .NET
17 153 (21.64%) REST
18 146 (20.65%) XML
19 145 (20.51%) SOAP
20 138 (19.52%) Software Engineering
21 134 (18.95%) Spring
21 134 (18.95%) Continuous Integration
22 131 (18.53%) BDD
23 128 (18.10%) Windows
24 123 (17.40%) Test Automation
25 115 (16.27%) JSON
26 113 (15.98%) AngularJS
26 113 (15.98%) Microservices
27 112 (15.84%) Hibernate

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 60 (8.49%) Tomcat
2 50 (7.07%) Apache
3 47 (6.65%) JBoss
4 42 (5.94%) Mule
4 42 (5.94%) Mule ESB
5 32 (4.53%) SharePoint
6 28 (3.96%) Elasticsearch
7 26 (3.68%) Apache Solr
8 25 (3.54%) CMS
9 19 (2.69%) SilverStripe
10 18 (2.55%) OpenStack
10 18 (2.55%) Umbraco
11 14 (1.98%) Confluence
12 13 (1.84%) WebSphere
13 11 (1.56%) IIS
13 11 (1.56%) MS Exchange
14 7 (0.99%) Alfresco
14 7 (0.99%) Joomla!
15 6 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
15 6 (0.85%) WordPress
Applications
1 39 (5.52%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (2.83%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.14%) GNU Octave
3 1 (0.14%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (1.13%) Dynamics CRM
1 8 (1.13%) Visualfiles
2 6 (0.85%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (0.57%) SAP Business ByDesign
3 4 (0.57%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.14%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 242 (34.23%) Amazon AWS
2 97 (13.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 84 (11.88%) SaaS
4 48 (6.79%) Office 365
5 43 (6.08%) Amazon EC2
6 38 (5.37%) Serverless
7 21 (2.97%) Google Cloud Platform
8 19 (2.69%) GitHub
9 12 (1.70%) Cloud Computing
9 12 (1.70%) TestFlight
10 10 (1.41%) Amazon S3
11 8 (1.13%) G Suite
12 6 (0.85%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 6 (0.85%) IaaS
13 5 (0.71%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 5 (0.71%) AWS Lambda
13 5 (0.71%) PaaS
13 5 (0.71%) Route 53
13 5 (0.71%) Slack
13 5 (0.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 48 (6.79%) Firewall
2 40 (5.66%) Network Security
3 37 (5.23%) Internet
4 25 (3.54%) Intrusion Detection
4 25 (3.54%) TCP/IP
5 20 (2.83%) DHCP
5 20 (2.83%) DNS
5 20 (2.83%) VPN
6 19 (2.69%) SMS
7 15 (2.12%) HTTP
8 12 (1.70%) MQTT
9 11 (1.56%) IPsec
9 11 (1.56%) SSL
10 10 (1.41%) Wi-Fi
11 8 (1.13%) Extranet
11 8 (1.13%) LAN
11 8 (1.13%) WAN
12 6 (0.85%) Wireless
13 5 (0.71%) IPv4
13 5 (0.71%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 213 (30.13%) SQL Server
2 101 (14.29%) MySQL
3 74 (10.47%) NoSQL
4 61 (8.63%) MongoDB
5 44 (6.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 32 (4.53%) Relational Database
7 30 (4.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 23 (3.25%) PostgreSQL
9 18 (2.55%) Power BI
9 18 (2.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 17 (2.40%) Hadoop
11 16 (2.26%) Data Warehouse
12 15 (2.12%) SQL Server 2008
13 12 (1.70%) QlikView
13 12 (1.70%) Redis
14 10 (1.41%) BusinessObjects
15 9 (1.27%) Crystal Reports
15 9 (1.27%) Semantic Layer
16 8 (1.13%) SQL Server 2012
17 7 (0.99%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 175 (24.75%) Git (software)
2 97 (13.72%) JIRA
3 78 (11.03%) Maven
4 62 (8.77%) Jenkins
5 58 (8.20%) JUnit
6 46 (6.51%) IntelliJ
7 41 (5.80%) Visual Studio
8 32 (4.53%) Cucumber
9 30 (4.24%) NUnit
9 30 (4.24%) Selenium
10 26 (3.68%) TeamCity
11 25 (3.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 24 (3.39%) Subversion
13 22 (3.11%) Eclipse
14 21 (2.97%) Team Foundation Server
15 15 (2.12%) Appium
15 15 (2.12%) Calabash
16 13 (1.84%) Xcode
17 12 (1.70%) Android Studio
17 12 (1.70%) Ant
General
1 100 (14.14%) Finance
2 60 (8.49%) Marketing
3 55 (7.78%) Retail
4 51 (7.21%) Telecoms
5 50 (7.07%) Electronics
5 50 (7.07%) Manufacturing
6 19 (2.69%) Banking
7 13 (1.84%) Law
8 10 (1.41%) Legal
9 6 (0.85%) Billing
10 4 (0.57%) Advertising
11 2 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.14%) Automotive
12 1 (0.14%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 423 (59.83%) Developer
2 162 (22.91%) Java Developer
3 102 (14.43%) Senior Developer
4 99 (14.00%) .NET Developer
5 86 (12.16%) C# Developer
6 73 (10.33%) Software Developer
7 57 (8.06%) C# .NET Developer
8 47 (6.65%) Software Engineer
9 46 (6.51%) Senior Java Developer
10 42 (5.94%) PHP Developer
11 40 (5.66%) Java Engineer
12 39 (5.52%) DevOps Engineer
13 37 (5.23%) Cloud Engineer
14 34 (4.81%) ASP.NET Developer
15 32 (4.53%) Web Developer
16 31 (4.38%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
16 31 (4.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 31 (4.38%) Lead Developer
17 30 (4.24%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 27 (3.82%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 279 (39.46%) HTML
2 236 (33.38%) CSS
3 162 (22.91%) RESTful
4 153 (21.64%) .NET
4 153 (21.64%) REST
5 146 (20.65%) XML
6 145 (20.51%) SOAP
7 134 (18.95%) Spring
8 115 (16.27%) JSON
9 113 (15.98%) AngularJS
10 112 (15.84%) Hibernate
11 110 (15.56%) ASP.NET
12 94 (13.30%) jQuery
13 82 (11.60%) HTML5
14 60 (8.49%) CSS3
15 56 (7.92%) .NET Framework
15 56 (7.92%) JPA
16 54 (7.64%) WCF
17 51 (7.21%) Spring MVC
18 50 (7.07%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 54 (7.64%) Analytical Skills
2 50 (7.07%) User Experience
3 47 (6.65%) Computer Science
4 38 (5.37%) Mobile App
5 27 (3.82%) Hybrid Cloud
6 26 (3.68%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 15 (2.12%) Fintech
7 15 (2.12%) Management Information System
8 14 (1.98%) Client/Server
8 14 (1.98%) Greenfield Project
9 12 (1.70%) Embedded Systems
9 12 (1.70%) Linux Command Line
10 9 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (0.99%) RIA
12 6 (0.85%) Data Centre
13 4 (0.57%) Driving Licence
13 4 (0.57%) N-Tier
14 3 (0.42%) CCTV
14 3 (0.42%) Cybercrime
14 3 (0.42%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 230 (32.53%) Linux
2 128 (18.10%) Windows
3 57 (8.06%) Windows Server
4 44 (6.22%) Android
5 42 (5.94%) Apple iOS
6 36 (5.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 26 (3.68%) Unix
8 16 (2.26%) Ubuntu
9 8 (1.13%) Windows 10
9 8 (1.13%) Windows 7
9 8 (1.13%) Windows Mobile
9 8 (1.13%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.28%) Debian
11 2 (0.28%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.14%) AIX
12 1 (0.14%) VMS
12 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 375 (53.04%) Agile Software Development
2 228 (32.25%) MVC
3 170 (24.05%) Scrum
4 163 (23.06%) TDD
5 138 (19.52%) Software Engineering
6 134 (18.95%) Continuous Integration
7 131 (18.53%) BDD
8 123 (17.40%) Test Automation
9 113 (15.98%) Microservices
10 109 (15.42%) Business Intelligence
10 109 (15.42%) E-Commerce
11 84 (11.88%) DevOps
12 73 (10.33%) Web Development
13 65 (9.19%) OO
14 60 (8.49%) Configuration Management
14 60 (8.49%) Kanban
15 58 (8.20%) Unit Testing
16 56 (7.92%) Programme Management
17 55 (7.78%) Integration Testing
18 50 (7.07%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 315 (44.55%) JavaScript
2 255 (36.07%) Java
3 229 (32.39%) SQL
4 195 (27.58%) C#
5 92 (13.01%) T-SQL
6 62 (8.77%) PHP
7 35 (4.95%) Python
8 30 (4.24%) Ruby
9 27 (3.82%) PowerShell
10 24 (3.39%) VB.NET
11 14 (1.98%) C
12 13 (1.84%) VBScript
13 10 (1.41%) Bash Shell
13 10 (1.41%) C++
14 8 (1.13%) VBA
14 8 (1.13%) XPath
15 6 (0.85%) ES6
15 6 (0.85%) PL/SQL
16 5 (0.71%) VB
17 4 (0.57%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 111 (15.70%) Degree
2 42 (5.94%) Security Cleared
3 26 (3.68%) Computer Science Degree
4 19 (2.69%) DV Cleared
5 14 (1.98%) ISTQB
6 7 (0.99%) SC Cleared
7 5 (0.71%) ISEB
7 5 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (0.71%) PhD
8 4 (0.57%) Numerate Degree
9 3 (0.42%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
10 2 (0.28%) CCNA
10 2 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (0.28%) MCSA
11 1 (0.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.14%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.14%) NVQ Level 3
11 1 (0.14%) Postgraduate
11 1 (0.14%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (9.05%) QA
2 5 (0.71%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.42%) ISO 22301
3 3 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.42%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.42%) SLA
System Software
1 57 (8.06%) Active Directory
2 42 (5.94%) Docker
3 37 (5.23%) Hyper-V
4 26 (3.68%) Virtual Desktop
5 25 (3.54%) BitLocker
6 19 (2.69%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (0.42%) HDFS
7 3 (0.42%) KVM
7 3 (0.42%) Shibboleth
7 3 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.14%) LXC
8 1 (0.14%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 64 (9.05%) Puppet
2 53 (7.50%) Opscode Chef
3 45 (6.36%) Ansible
4 26 (3.68%) SCCM
4 26 (3.68%) SCOM
4 26 (3.68%) SCVMM
5 12 (1.70%) HockeyApp
6 8 (1.13%) Kibana
6 8 (1.13%) Kubernetes
6 8 (1.13%) ZABBIX
7 5 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
7 5 (0.71%) SolarWinds Orion
8 4 (0.57%) Salt
9 3 (0.42%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
9 3 (0.42%) Hadoop YARN
9 3 (0.42%) Nagios
9 3 (0.42%) Terraform
10 2 (0.28%) Icinga
11 1 (0.14%) Mesos
11 1 (0.14%) Rancher
Vendors
1 157 (22.21%) Microsoft
2 54 (7.64%) SAP
3 39 (5.52%) Apple
4 32 (4.53%) Oracle
5 29 (4.10%) VMware
6 28 (3.96%) Google
7 27 (3.82%) McAfee
8 14 (1.98%) Remedy
9 12 (1.70%) Xamarin
10 9 (1.27%) Red Hat
11 8 (1.13%) Cognos
11 8 (1.13%) Intapp
11 8 (1.13%) Sophos
11 8 (1.13%) Tableau
12 7 (0.99%) Zend
13 6 (0.85%) Cisco
13 6 (0.85%) DevExpress
13 6 (0.85%) HP
14 5 (0.71%) Avaya
14 5 (0.71%) Citrix