Period
to 13 December 2017

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 13 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
England > South West
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 45 29
Rank change year-on-year +9 -16 +7
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 690 630 868
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 6.71% 5.82% 7.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.37% 14.27% 17.94%
Number of salaries quoted 633 564 762
South West median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,750 £27,575
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,875 £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 4490 4415 4838
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 43.65% 40.82% 41.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3854 3811 4257
South West median annual salary £42,000 £41,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.44% +6.49% +6.57%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £60,000
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 13 December 2017.

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 13 December 2017. 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 +16 198 £45,000 +12.50% 25
Gloucestershire +3 159 £45,000 -10.00% 8
Somerset +23 93 £39,750 -27.73% 5
Dorset +11 85 £32,932 -20.17% 3
Devon +9 72 £40,000 +14.29% 6
Wiltshire -18 71 £45,000 - 1
Cornwall -17 8 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Web Services
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 2017, IT jobs citing Web Services also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 378 (54.78%) Agile Software Development
2 315 (45.65%) JavaScript
3 296 (42.90%) HTML
4 283 (41.01%) Java
5 247 (35.80%) CSS
6 245 (35.51%) Linux
7 237 (34.35%) Amazon AWS
8 218 (31.59%) MVC
9 214 (31.01%) SQL
10 202 (29.28%) Git (software)
11 192 (27.83%) SQL Server
12 184 (26.67%) C#
13 176 (25.51%) Scrum
14 169 (24.49%) REST
15 167 (24.20%) XML
16 164 (23.77%) TDD
17 162 (23.48%) SOAP
18 158 (22.90%) RESTful
19 151 (21.88%) Spring
20 147 (21.30%) .NET
21 139 (20.14%) JSON
22 132 (19.13%) Microsoft
23 131 (18.99%) Hibernate
24 127 (18.41%) Software Engineering
25 124 (17.97%) Finance
26 123 (17.83%) BDD
27 119 (17.25%) E-Commerce
28 118 (17.10%) Microservices
29 116 (16.81%) Degree
30 113 (16.38%) JIRA

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 77 (11.16%) Tomcat
2 61 (8.84%) JBoss
3 55 (7.97%) Mule
3 55 (7.97%) Mule ESB
4 40 (5.80%) Apache
5 32 (4.64%) Apache Solr
6 26 (3.77%) SharePoint
7 25 (3.62%) Elasticsearch
8 24 (3.48%) CMS
9 22 (3.19%) Confluence
10 19 (2.75%) SilverStripe
11 17 (2.46%) Umbraco
12 15 (2.17%) OpenStack
13 14 (2.03%) IIS
14 10 (1.45%) MS Exchange
14 10 (1.45%) WebSphere
15 7 (1.01%) Alfresco
15 7 (1.01%) Joomla!
16 5 (0.72%) WebLogic
16 5 (0.72%) WordPress
Applications
1 28 (4.06%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (2.90%) 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 (1.16%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.58%) SAP Business ByDesign
3 4 (0.58%) SAP Business One
3 4 (0.58%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.14%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 237 (34.35%) Amazon AWS
2 98 (14.20%) SaaS
3 86 (12.46%) Microsoft Azure
4 58 (8.41%) Amazon EC2
5 39 (5.65%) Office 365
6 31 (4.49%) Serverless
7 15 (2.17%) GitHub
8 14 (2.03%) Google Cloud Platform
9 13 (1.88%) Amazon S3
10 12 (1.74%) Cloud Computing
10 12 (1.74%) TestFlight
11 6 (0.87%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 6 (0.87%) AWS Lambda
11 6 (0.87%) G Suite
11 6 (0.87%) Route 53
12 5 (0.72%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 5 (0.72%) IaaS
12 5 (0.72%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 3 (0.43%) Heroku
13 3 (0.43%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 43 (6.23%) Firewall
2 33 (4.78%) Network Security
3 31 (4.49%) Internet
4 25 (3.62%) TCP/IP
5 21 (3.04%) DHCP
5 21 (3.04%) DNS
5 21 (3.04%) SMS
6 19 (2.75%) Intrusion Detection
6 19 (2.75%) VPN
7 16 (2.32%) HTTP
8 12 (1.74%) MQTT
9 10 (1.45%) IPsec
9 10 (1.45%) SSL
10 9 (1.30%) LAN
10 9 (1.30%) WAN
10 9 (1.30%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (0.72%) IPv4
11 5 (0.72%) IPv6
11 5 (0.72%) Kerberos
11 5 (0.72%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 192 (27.83%) SQL Server
2 98 (14.20%) MySQL
3 95 (13.77%) NoSQL
4 71 (10.29%) MongoDB
5 60 (8.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 25 (3.62%) Relational Database
7 23 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 21 (3.04%) Hadoop
9 20 (2.90%) PostgreSQL
10 18 (2.61%) Power BI
11 13 (1.88%) Data Warehouse
12 12 (1.74%) QlikView
13 11 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
13 11 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 10 (1.45%) Redis
15 9 (1.30%) Semantic Layer
16 8 (1.16%) Amazon RDS
16 8 (1.16%) Azure SQL Database
16 8 (1.16%) BusinessObjects
16 8 (1.16%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 202 (29.28%) Git (software)
2 113 (16.38%) JIRA
3 77 (11.16%) JUnit
3 77 (11.16%) Maven
4 62 (8.99%) IntelliJ
5 60 (8.70%) Jenkins
6 41 (5.94%) Visual Studio
7 38 (5.51%) Selenium
8 37 (5.36%) TeamCity
9 31 (4.49%) Cucumber
10 29 (4.20%) Eclipse
11 28 (4.06%) Subversion
12 25 (3.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 21 (3.04%) NUnit
14 20 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
15 16 (2.32%) Appium
15 16 (2.32%) Calabash
16 12 (1.74%) Android Studio
16 12 (1.74%) Xcode
17 10 (1.45%) Mercurial
General
1 124 (17.97%) Finance
2 76 (11.01%) Retail
3 71 (10.29%) Manufacturing
4 68 (9.86%) Marketing
5 64 (9.28%) Telecoms
6 63 (9.13%) Electronics
7 33 (4.78%) Banking
8 9 (1.30%) Law
9 8 (1.16%) Legal
10 5 (0.72%) Billing
11 3 (0.43%) Advertising
12 1 (0.14%) Automotive
12 1 (0.14%) Back Office
12 1 (0.14%) Front Office
12 1 (0.14%) Local Government
12 1 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 445 (64.49%) Developer
2 186 (26.96%) Java Developer
3 112 (16.23%) Senior Developer
4 93 (13.48%) .NET Developer
5 78 (11.30%) C# Developer
6 61 (8.84%) Software Developer
7 56 (8.12%) Senior Java Developer
8 55 (7.97%) C# .NET Developer
9 52 (7.54%) Software Engineer
10 50 (7.25%) PHP Developer
11 38 (5.51%) Java Engineer
11 38 (5.51%) Web Developer
12 36 (5.22%) Lead Developer
13 35 (5.07%) ASP.NET Developer
14 30 (4.35%) Cloud Engineer
14 30 (4.35%) Junior
15 29 (4.20%) DevOps Engineer
15 29 (4.20%) Junior Developer
16 28 (4.06%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
16 28 (4.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 296 (42.90%) HTML
2 247 (35.80%) CSS
3 169 (24.49%) REST
4 167 (24.20%) XML
5 162 (23.48%) SOAP
6 158 (22.90%) RESTful
7 151 (21.88%) Spring
8 147 (21.30%) .NET
9 139 (20.14%) JSON
10 131 (18.99%) Hibernate
11 109 (15.80%) AngularJS
12 105 (15.22%) ASP.NET
13 99 (14.35%) jQuery
14 94 (13.62%) HTML5
15 68 (9.86%) CSS3
16 65 (9.42%) JPA
17 62 (8.99%) Spring MVC
18 59 (8.55%) .NET Framework
19 57 (8.26%) J2EE
20 54 (7.83%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 50 (7.25%) Computer Science
1 50 (7.25%) User Experience
2 46 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 42 (6.09%) Mobile App
4 20 (2.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 20 (2.90%) Greenfield Project
4 20 (2.90%) Hybrid Cloud
5 16 (2.32%) Management Information System
6 15 (2.17%) Client/Server
7 13 (1.88%) iPad
8 12 (1.74%) Embedded Systems
8 12 (1.74%) Fintech
9 10 (1.45%) Linux Command Line
10 8 (1.16%) Cloud Native
10 8 (1.16%) Data Centre
10 8 (1.16%) Driving Licence
10 8 (1.16%) Life Science
11 6 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (0.72%) RIA
13 4 (0.58%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 245 (35.51%) Linux
2 111 (16.09%) Windows
3 46 (6.67%) Windows Server
4 45 (6.52%) Android
5 44 (6.38%) Apple iOS
6 28 (4.06%) Unix
6 28 (4.06%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (1.74%) Ubuntu
8 8 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (1.16%) Windows Mobile
9 7 (1.01%) Windows 10
9 7 (1.01%) Windows 7
10 6 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (0.58%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 3 (0.43%) AIX
13 2 (0.29%) Debian
13 2 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.14%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 378 (54.78%) Agile Software Development
2 218 (31.59%) MVC
3 176 (25.51%) Scrum
4 164 (23.77%) TDD
5 127 (18.41%) Software Engineering
6 123 (17.83%) BDD
7 119 (17.25%) E-Commerce
8 118 (17.10%) Microservices
9 113 (16.38%) Test Automation
10 110 (15.94%) Business Intelligence
11 107 (15.51%) Continuous Integration
12 86 (12.46%) Web Development
13 79 (11.45%) DevOps
14 76 (11.01%) Kanban
15 69 (10.00%) OO
16 65 (9.42%) Programme Management
17 63 (9.13%) Digital Marketing
18 60 (8.70%) Integration Testing
19 52 (7.54%) Unit Testing
20 49 (7.10%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 315 (45.65%) JavaScript
2 283 (41.01%) Java
3 214 (31.01%) SQL
4 184 (26.67%) C#
5 77 (11.16%) PHP
6 74 (10.72%) T-SQL
7 36 (5.22%) Python
8 27 (3.91%) Ruby
9 23 (3.33%) PowerShell
10 20 (2.90%) VB.NET
11 13 (1.88%) C++
12 12 (1.74%) C
12 12 (1.74%) VBScript
13 11 (1.59%) VBA
14 9 (1.30%) Shell Script
14 9 (1.30%) XPath
15 8 (1.16%) Bash Shell
16 6 (0.87%) ES6
16 6 (0.87%) VB
17 5 (0.72%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 116 (16.81%) Degree
2 34 (4.93%) Security Cleared
3 24 (3.48%) Computer Science Degree
4 12 (1.74%) DV Cleared
5 11 (1.59%) ISTQB
5 11 (1.59%) PhD
6 7 (1.01%) SC Cleared
7 5 (0.72%) ISEB
8 4 (0.58%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
8 4 (0.58%) Numerate Degree
9 2 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.14%) AWS Certification
10 1 (0.14%) CCNA
10 1 (0.14%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.14%) HND
10 1 (0.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.14%) Master's Degree
10 1 (0.14%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (6.96%) QA
2 4 (0.58%) Data Quality
2 4 (0.58%) ISO 22301
2 4 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (0.58%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.43%) SLA
System Software
1 51 (7.39%) Active Directory
2 35 (5.07%) Docker
3 29 (4.20%) Hyper-V
4 20 (2.90%) VMware Infrastructure
5 19 (2.75%) BitLocker
5 19 (2.75%) Virtual Desktop
6 3 (0.43%) HDFS
6 3 (0.43%) Shibboleth
6 3 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.14%) LXC
8 1 (0.14%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 46 (6.67%) Puppet
2 39 (5.65%) Opscode Chef
3 34 (4.93%) Ansible
4 21 (3.04%) SCCM
5 19 (2.75%) SCOM
5 19 (2.75%) SCVMM
6 12 (1.74%) HockeyApp
7 5 (0.72%) SolarWinds Orion
8 4 (0.58%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
8 4 (0.58%) Salt
8 4 (0.58%) ZABBIX
9 3 (0.43%) Hadoop YARN
9 3 (0.43%) Kubernetes
10 2 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (0.29%) Icinga
10 2 (0.29%) Nagios
11 1 (0.14%) Docker Swarm
11 1 (0.14%) Kibana
11 1 (0.14%) Mesos
11 1 (0.14%) Rancher
Vendors
1 132 (19.13%) Microsoft
2 67 (9.71%) SAP
3 53 (7.68%) Apple
4 34 (4.93%) Oracle
5 30 (4.35%) VMware
6 27 (3.91%) Google
7 22 (3.19%) McAfee
8 12 (1.74%) Xamarin
9 11 (1.59%) Red Hat
10 10 (1.45%) Remedy
10 10 (1.45%) Zend
11 8 (1.16%) Cisco
11 8 (1.16%) Cognizant
11 8 (1.16%) Cognos
11 8 (1.16%) HP
11 8 (1.16%) JD Edwards
11 8 (1.16%) PeopleSoft
11 8 (1.16%) Sophos
11 8 (1.16%) Tableau
12 7 (1.01%) Twitter