Period
to 19 April 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 19 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
England > South West
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 42 31
Rank change year-on-year +8 -11 +6
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 749 637 818
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 7.05% 6.23% 7.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.99% 14.44% 17.76%
Number of salaries quoted 662 558 722
South West median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +6.51% +19.01%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £63,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.00% - +11.11%

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 4,408 4,412 4,605
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 41.49% 43.17% 40.24%
Number of salaries quoted 3,816 3,693 3,977
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% 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 19 April 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 19 April 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 +22 245 £42,500 -3.41% 40
Gloucestershire +3 131 £50,000 - 18
Somerset +12 86 £37,500 -22.32% 7
Dorset +7 85 £40,000 +6.67% 13
Wiltshire -15 85 £45,000 +3.45% 8
Devon +17 73 £40,000 - 6
Cornwall -34 24 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Web Services
England

For the 6 months to 19 April 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.

1 385 (51.40%) Agile Software Development
2 301 (40.19%) JavaScript
3 279 (37.25%) HTML
4 251 (33.51%) Java
5 241 (32.18%) SQL
6 237 (31.64%) CSS
7 233 (31.11%) Amazon AWS
8 218 (29.11%) Linux
8 218 (29.11%) C#
9 208 (27.77%) SQL Server
10 204 (27.24%) MVC
11 184 (24.57%) Microsoft
12 177 (23.63%) .NET
13 166 (22.16%) Software Engineering
14 164 (21.90%) RESTful
15 156 (20.83%) TDD
16 154 (20.56%) Scrum
17 149 (19.89%) Continuous Integration
18 147 (19.63%) Git (software)
19 145 (19.36%) SOAP
20 141 (18.83%) REST
21 137 (18.29%) XML
22 124 (16.56%) Windows
23 119 (15.89%) Finance
23 119 (15.89%) Test Automation
24 118 (15.75%) Spring
24 118 (15.75%) BDD
25 112 (14.95%) Microservices
26 111 (14.82%) MySQL
27 109 (14.55%) DevOps

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 54 (7.21%) Apache
2 46 (6.14%) Tomcat
3 41 (5.47%) JBoss
4 40 (5.34%) SharePoint
5 37 (4.94%) Elasticsearch
6 33 (4.41%) Apache Solr
7 32 (4.27%) Confluence
7 32 (4.27%) Mule
8 29 (3.87%) Mule ESB
9 22 (2.94%) CMS
10 21 (2.80%) nginx
11 20 (2.67%) WebSphere
12 19 (2.54%) OpenStack
13 18 (2.40%) WordPress
14 15 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
14 15 (2.00%) Umbraco
15 14 (1.87%) SilverStripe
16 11 (1.47%) Alfresco
16 11 (1.47%) Joomla!
16 11 (1.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 39 (5.21%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (2.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.13%) GNU Octave
3 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (1.47%) Visualfiles
2 8 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.80%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (0.40%) SAP Business ByDesign
4 3 (0.40%) SAP Business One
5 2 (0.27%) FastStats
5 2 (0.27%) FastStats PeopleStage
6 1 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.13%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 233 (31.11%) Amazon AWS
2 107 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 70 (9.35%) SaaS
4 55 (7.34%) Office 365
5 48 (6.41%) Serverless
6 29 (3.87%) Amazon EC2
7 20 (2.67%) GitHub
8 16 (2.14%) Google Cloud Platform
9 15 (2.00%) IaaS
10 12 (1.60%) G Suite
10 12 (1.60%) PaaS
11 11 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
12 10 (1.34%) TestFlight
13 7 (0.93%) Slack
14 5 (0.67%) Heroku
15 4 (0.53%) Amazon S3
16 3 (0.40%) AWS CloudFormation
17 2 (0.27%) Amazon ElastiCache
17 2 (0.27%) Amazon SQS
17 2 (0.27%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 41 (5.47%) Network Security
2 31 (4.14%) Firewall
3 25 (3.34%) Internet
3 25 (3.34%) Intrusion Detection
4 15 (2.00%) TCP/IP
5 11 (1.47%) DNS
5 11 (1.47%) Extranet
6 10 (1.34%) DHCP
6 10 (1.34%) MQTT
6 10 (1.34%) Wireless
7 9 (1.20%) SMS
7 9 (1.20%) Wi-Fi
8 8 (1.07%) HTTP
9 3 (0.40%) IPsec
9 3 (0.40%) LAN
9 3 (0.40%) SSL
9 3 (0.40%) VPN
9 3 (0.40%) WAN
10 2 (0.27%) Software-Defined Networking
11 1 (0.13%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 208 (27.77%) SQL Server
2 111 (14.82%) MySQL
3 68 (9.08%) MongoDB
4 43 (5.74%) NoSQL
5 42 (5.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 34 (4.54%) Relational Database
7 32 (4.27%) PostgreSQL
8 30 (4.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 25 (3.34%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 24 (3.20%) Data Warehouse
10 24 (3.20%) SQL Server 2012
11 22 (2.94%) Redis
12 20 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
13 18 (2.40%) Power BI
14 17 (2.27%) Hadoop
15 13 (1.74%) SQL Server 2014
16 11 (1.47%) Big Data
17 10 (1.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 9 (1.20%) Amazon RDS
18 9 (1.20%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 147 (19.63%) Git (software)
2 102 (13.62%) JIRA
3 85 (11.35%) Maven
4 61 (8.14%) Jenkins
5 47 (6.28%) JUnit
6 42 (5.61%) Visual Studio
7 29 (3.87%) IntelliJ
8 28 (3.74%) NUnit
9 23 (3.07%) Eclipse
9 23 (3.07%) Selenium
10 22 (2.94%) TeamCity
11 21 (2.80%) Cucumber
11 21 (2.80%) Team Foundation Server
12 20 (2.67%) Subversion
13 17 (2.27%) Ant
13 17 (2.27%) GoCD
14 15 (2.00%) Bitbucket
15 14 (1.87%) Xcode
16 13 (1.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 11 (1.47%) Android Studio
General
1 119 (15.89%) Finance
2 65 (8.68%) Marketing
3 59 (7.88%) Retail
4 35 (4.67%) Telecoms
5 34 (4.54%) Electronics
5 34 (4.54%) Manufacturing
6 25 (3.34%) Banking
7 13 (1.74%) Law
8 12 (1.60%) Legal
9 10 (1.34%) Automotive
9 10 (1.34%) Billing
10 4 (0.53%) Advertising
11 3 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.27%) Publishing
13 1 (0.13%) Back Office
13 1 (0.13%) German Language
13 1 (0.13%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 408 (54.47%) Developer
2 145 (19.36%) Java Developer
3 99 (13.22%) Senior Developer
4 96 (12.82%) .NET Developer
5 78 (10.41%) C# Developer
6 72 (9.61%) Software Developer
7 64 (8.54%) DevOps Engineer
8 49 (6.54%) C# .NET Developer
8 49 (6.54%) Senior Java Developer
9 48 (6.41%) Software Engineer
10 43 (5.74%) Analyst
11 35 (4.67%) ASP.NET Developer
12 34 (4.54%) Cloud Engineer
12 34 (4.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 33 (4.41%) Java Engineer
13 33 (4.41%) Lead Developer
14 32 (4.27%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 32 (4.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 29 (3.87%) Applications Developer
16 27 (3.60%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 279 (37.25%) HTML
2 237 (31.64%) CSS
3 177 (23.63%) .NET
4 164 (21.90%) RESTful
5 145 (19.36%) SOAP
6 141 (18.83%) REST
7 137 (18.29%) XML
8 118 (15.75%) Spring
9 106 (14.15%) AngularJS
10 103 (13.75%) Hibernate
10 103 (13.75%) jQuery
11 102 (13.62%) ASP.NET
12 77 (10.28%) JSON
13 76 (10.15%) HTML5
14 62 (8.28%) .NET Framework
15 61 (8.14%) ASP.NET MVC
16 58 (7.74%) CSS3
17 50 (6.68%) JPA
18 48 (6.41%) J2EE
19 42 (5.61%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 64 (8.54%) Analytical Skills
2 43 (5.74%) Mobile App
2 43 (5.74%) User Experience
3 40 (5.34%) Greenfield Project
4 39 (5.21%) Computer Science
5 26 (3.47%) Hybrid Cloud
6 25 (3.34%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 23 (3.07%) Enterprise Software
8 21 (2.80%) Fintech
9 19 (2.54%) Self-Motivation
10 16 (2.14%) Management Information System
11 10 (1.34%) Embedded Systems
11 10 (1.34%) RIA
12 9 (1.20%) NHS
12 9 (1.20%) Virtual Team
13 8 (1.07%) Client/Server
14 7 (0.93%) Linux Command Line
15 6 (0.80%) Data Centre
16 4 (0.53%) iPad
16 4 (0.53%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 218 (29.11%) Linux
2 124 (16.56%) Windows
3 61 (8.14%) Windows Server
4 45 (6.01%) Apple iOS
5 40 (5.34%) Android
6 35 (4.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 20 (2.67%) Unix
8 14 (1.87%) Ubuntu
9 9 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 9 (1.20%) Windows 10
10 8 (1.07%) Windows 7
10 8 (1.07%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.13%) Debian
11 1 (0.13%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.13%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 385 (51.40%) Agile Software Development
2 204 (27.24%) MVC
3 166 (22.16%) Software Engineering
4 156 (20.83%) TDD
5 154 (20.56%) Scrum
6 149 (19.89%) Continuous Integration
7 119 (15.89%) Test Automation
8 118 (15.75%) BDD
9 112 (14.95%) Microservices
10 109 (14.55%) DevOps
11 102 (13.62%) Business Intelligence
12 97 (12.95%) Problem-Solving
13 88 (11.75%) Configuration Management
14 82 (10.95%) E-Commerce
15 73 (9.75%) Web Development
16 68 (9.08%) ITIL
17 55 (7.34%) Integration Testing
18 54 (7.21%) OO
19 53 (7.08%) Open Source
20 52 (6.94%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 301 (40.19%) JavaScript
2 251 (33.51%) Java
3 241 (32.18%) SQL
4 218 (29.11%) C#
5 86 (11.48%) T-SQL
6 54 (7.21%) PHP
7 46 (6.14%) PowerShell
8 43 (5.74%) VB.NET
9 35 (4.67%) Python
10 28 (3.74%) Ruby
11 21 (2.80%) C++
12 17 (2.27%) C
13 16 (2.14%) Java 8
13 16 (2.14%) TypeScript
14 15 (2.00%) PL/SQL
15 14 (1.87%) VBA
16 12 (1.60%) Bash Shell
17 10 (1.34%) Apple Swift
18 8 (1.07%) VBScript
19 5 (0.67%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 91 (12.15%) Degree
2 63 (8.41%) Security Cleared
3 27 (3.60%) Computer Science Degree
3 27 (3.60%) Microsoft Certification
4 23 (3.07%) ISTQB
5 18 (2.40%) DV Cleared
6 14 (1.87%) SC Cleared
7 11 (1.47%) Postgraduate
8 9 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (1.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 8 (1.07%) MCP
10 7 (0.93%) AWS Certification
11 4 (0.53%) CCNA
11 4 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (0.40%) ISEB
12 3 (0.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 3 (0.40%) MCSA
13 2 (0.27%) Master's Degree
13 2 (0.27%) Numerate Degree
14 1 (0.13%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (9.61%) QA
2 7 (0.93%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.53%) SLA
4 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 47 (6.28%) Active Directory
2 43 (5.74%) Docker
3 29 (3.87%) Hyper-V
4 26 (3.47%) Virtual Desktop
4 26 (3.47%) VMware Infrastructure
5 25 (3.34%) BitLocker
6 17 (2.27%) KVM
7 7 (0.93%) Shibboleth
7 7 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (0.67%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.13%) HDFS
9 1 (0.13%) LXC
9 1 (0.13%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.13%) VirtualBox
9 1 (0.13%) vSphere
9 1 (0.13%) XenApp
9 1 (0.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 88 (11.75%) Puppet
2 78 (10.41%) Opscode Chef
3 69 (9.21%) Ansible
4 27 (3.60%) Kibana
4 27 (3.60%) Kubernetes
4 27 (3.60%) SCCM
5 26 (3.47%) SCOM
5 26 (3.47%) SCVMM
6 19 (2.54%) Terraform
7 18 (2.40%) Nagios
8 12 (1.60%) SolarWinds Orion
8 12 (1.60%) ZABBIX
9 10 (1.34%) HockeyApp
10 6 (0.80%) HP Quality Center
11 4 (0.53%) Grafana
12 2 (0.27%) Salt
13 1 (0.13%) Graylog
13 1 (0.13%) Hadoop YARN
13 1 (0.13%) Icinga
13 1 (0.13%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 184 (24.57%) Microsoft
2 57 (7.61%) Oracle
3 40 (5.34%) VMware
4 38 (5.07%) SAP
5 37 (4.94%) Google
6 30 (4.01%) McAfee
7 27 (3.60%) Apple
8 16 (2.14%) SolarWinds
9 14 (1.87%) DevExpress
10 11 (1.47%) Intapp
11 10 (1.34%) Capita
11 10 (1.34%) Red Hat
11 10 (1.34%) Remedy
11 10 (1.34%) Xamarin
12 9 (1.20%) Ubiquiti
13 8 (1.07%) Atlassian
14 7 (0.93%) ATG
14 7 (0.93%) Snow
14 7 (0.93%) Sophos
15 6 (0.80%) Tableau