Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
England > South West
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 51 41
Rank change year-on-year +5 -10 -10
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 597 667 681
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 5.76% 6.52% 6.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.96% 14.62% 15.79%
Number of salaries quoted 504 585 588
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +9.97%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

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 4,278 4,563 4,314
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 41.26% 44.58% 39.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3,637 3,924 3,754
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 £25,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £59,925
England median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.00% +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 22 September 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 22 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
Bristol +28 258 £46,500 +3.33% 31
Gloucestershire -17 104 £55,000 +22.22% 15
Wiltshire -19 95 £40,000 -11.11% 17
Dorset -22 54 £40,000 +14.29% 22
Somerset -15 36 £57,500 +30.68% 11
Cornwall +22 25 £27,500 -33.73% 3
Devon -23 15 £45,000 +12.50% 13
Web Services
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 West region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 297 (49.75%) Agile Software Development
2 230 (38.53%) C#
3 220 (36.85%) .NET
4 218 (36.52%) HTML
4 218 (36.52%) Java
5 217 (36.35%) JavaScript
6 195 (32.66%) MVC
7 188 (31.49%) SQL
8 178 (29.82%) TDD
9 174 (29.15%) CSS
10 173 (28.98%) SQL Server
11 167 (27.97%) Amazon AWS
12 161 (26.97%) Microsoft
13 157 (26.30%) SOAP
14 151 (25.29%) XML
15 143 (23.95%) Scrum
16 140 (23.45%) Finance
17 138 (23.12%) Software Engineering
18 132 (22.11%) ASP.NET
19 131 (21.94%) RESTful
20 130 (21.78%) REST
21 119 (19.93%) Spring
22 118 (19.77%) AngularJS
23 117 (19.60%) Microsoft Azure
24 108 (18.09%) Git (software)
25 106 (17.76%) Continuous Integration
26 94 (15.75%) Linux
27 93 (15.58%) Business Intelligence
28 87 (14.57%) Greenfield Project
29 84 (14.07%) Problem-Solving

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 27 (4.52%) Apache
2 21 (3.52%) Confluence
3 20 (3.35%) SharePoint
4 19 (3.18%) Mule
4 19 (3.18%) Tomcat
5 18 (3.02%) Elasticsearch
6 17 (2.85%) BizTalk Server
6 17 (2.85%) JBoss
7 15 (2.51%) Mule ESB
8 13 (2.18%) Alfresco
9 12 (2.01%) CMS
9 12 (2.01%) IIS
10 9 (1.51%) Joomla!
11 8 (1.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 5 (0.84%) Apache Pig
12 5 (0.84%) Apache Spark
12 5 (0.84%) WebSphere
12 5 (0.84%) WordPress
13 3 (0.50%) Apache Solr
13 3 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 15 (2.51%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.17%) Maya
3 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.17%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 167 (27.97%) Amazon AWS
2 117 (19.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 40 (6.70%) SaaS
4 33 (5.53%) Amazon EC2
5 24 (4.02%) Serverless
6 21 (3.52%) Office 365
7 19 (3.18%) Google Cloud Platform
8 17 (2.85%) Amazon S3
9 12 (2.01%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 11 (1.84%) IaaS
11 7 (1.17%) PaaS
12 3 (0.50%) Amazon SQS
12 3 (0.50%) AWS CloudFormation
12 3 (0.50%) AWS Lambda
12 3 (0.50%) G Suite
13 2 (0.34%) GitHub
13 2 (0.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 1 (0.17%) Amazon EMR
14 1 (0.17%) CloudFront
14 1 (0.17%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 32 (5.36%) Internet
2 18 (3.02%) Network Security
3 17 (2.85%) Firewall
4 13 (2.18%) Intrusion Detection
5 7 (1.17%) TCP/IP
6 5 (0.84%) SMS
7 4 (0.67%) HTTP
8 3 (0.50%) DHCP
8 3 (0.50%) DNS
8 3 (0.50%) eduroam
8 3 (0.50%) Intranet
9 2 (0.34%) LAN
9 2 (0.34%) WAN
10 1 (0.17%) ICMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 173 (28.98%) SQL Server
2 52 (8.71%) MySQL
3 50 (8.38%) Relational Database
4 48 (8.04%) MongoDB
5 40 (6.70%) NoSQL
6 34 (5.70%) Data Warehouse
7 33 (5.53%) SQL Server 2012
8 31 (5.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 29 (4.86%) SQL Server 2008
10 28 (4.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 24 (4.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 22 (3.69%) PostgreSQL
13 18 (3.02%) Amazon RDS
14 16 (2.68%) SQL Server 2014
15 15 (2.51%) RDBMS
16 14 (2.35%) BusinessObjects
17 13 (2.18%) PowerCenter
17 13 (2.18%) QualityStage
17 13 (2.18%) SAP Data Services
18 12 (2.01%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 108 (18.09%) Git (software)
2 74 (12.40%) Maven
3 61 (10.22%) JIRA
4 42 (7.04%) Subversion
5 40 (6.70%) JUnit
6 36 (6.03%) Team Foundation Server
7 34 (5.70%) Eclipse
8 33 (5.53%) Visual Studio
9 24 (4.02%) Jenkins
10 22 (3.69%) IntelliJ
11 20 (3.35%) Bitbucket
12 18 (3.02%) Selenium
13 12 (2.01%) Liquibase
13 12 (2.01%) SoapUI
14 11 (1.84%) PHPUnit
15 10 (1.68%) Gradle
16 9 (1.51%) Android Studio
16 9 (1.51%) MSTest
16 9 (1.51%) NUnit
16 9 (1.51%) TestComplete
General
1 140 (23.45%) Finance
2 62 (10.39%) Marketing
3 55 (9.21%) Electronics
4 51 (8.54%) Telecoms
5 50 (8.38%) Manufacturing
6 23 (3.85%) Retail
7 8 (1.34%) Banking
8 7 (1.17%) Law
9 6 (1.01%) Back Office
10 4 (0.67%) Aerospace
11 3 (0.50%) Private Banking
11 3 (0.50%) Publishing
12 2 (0.34%) Games
12 2 (0.34%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.17%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.17%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 352 (58.96%) Developer
2 135 (22.61%) Java Developer
3 114 (19.10%) Senior Developer
4 102 (17.09%) .NET Developer
5 56 (9.38%) Software Engineer
6 54 (9.05%) Senior Java Developer
7 47 (7.87%) Analyst
7 47 (7.87%) Software Developer
8 39 (6.53%) C# Developer
9 35 (5.86%) Java Engineer
10 29 (4.86%) Senior Software Developer
11 28 (4.69%) Architect
11 28 (4.69%) Java Software Engineer
12 27 (4.52%) Full Stack Developer
13 26 (4.36%) C# .NET Developer
13 26 (4.36%) Senior .NET Developer
13 26 (4.36%) Senior Software Engineer
14 24 (4.02%) Senior Java Engineer
15 22 (3.69%) Angular Developer
16 21 (3.52%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 220 (36.85%) .NET
2 218 (36.52%) HTML
3 174 (29.15%) CSS
4 157 (26.30%) SOAP
5 151 (25.29%) XML
6 132 (22.11%) ASP.NET
7 131 (21.94%) RESTful
8 130 (21.78%) REST
9 119 (19.93%) Spring
10 118 (19.77%) AngularJS
11 80 (13.40%) JSON
12 79 (13.23%) Hibernate
13 72 (12.06%) jQuery
14 71 (11.89%) J2EE
15 67 (11.22%) ASP.NET MVC
16 65 (10.89%) ASP.NET Web API
17 62 (10.39%) .NET Framework
18 60 (10.05%) Spring MVC
19 58 (9.72%) WCF
20 55 (9.21%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 87 (14.57%) Greenfield Project
2 53 (8.88%) Analytical Skills
3 42 (7.04%) Computer Science
4 34 (5.70%) Enterprise Software
5 27 (4.52%) User Experience
6 23 (3.85%) Management Information System
7 20 (3.35%) RIA
8 16 (2.68%) Mobile App
9 10 (1.68%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 10 (1.68%) Hybrid Cloud
10 9 (1.51%) CESG
10 9 (1.51%) PKI
11 7 (1.17%) Algorithms
12 6 (1.01%) Driving Licence
13 5 (0.84%) Data Centre
13 5 (0.84%) Fintech
13 5 (0.84%) N-Tier
13 5 (0.84%) Smartphone
14 4 (0.67%) Self-Motivation
15 1 (0.17%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 94 (15.75%) Linux
2 69 (11.56%) Windows
3 35 (5.86%) Apple iOS
4 34 (5.70%) Android
5 27 (4.52%) Windows Server
6 12 (2.01%) Ubuntu
7 10 (1.68%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (0.84%) Unix
9 4 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.17%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 297 (49.75%) Agile Software Development
2 195 (32.66%) MVC
3 178 (29.82%) TDD
4 143 (23.95%) Scrum
5 138 (23.12%) Software Engineering
6 106 (17.76%) Continuous Integration
7 93 (15.58%) Business Intelligence
8 84 (14.07%) Problem-Solving
9 78 (13.07%) BDD
10 74 (12.40%) SOA
11 68 (11.39%) Web Development
12 64 (10.72%) E-Commerce
13 62 (10.39%) Microservices
14 52 (8.71%) OO
14 52 (8.71%) Programme Management
15 51 (8.54%) Digital Marketing
16 49 (8.21%) Continuous Improvement
17 46 (7.71%) Unit Testing
18 45 (7.54%) ITIL
19 43 (7.20%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 230 (38.53%) C#
2 218 (36.52%) Java
3 217 (36.35%) JavaScript
4 188 (31.49%) SQL
5 52 (8.71%) PHP
6 50 (8.38%) VB.NET
7 38 (6.37%) T-SQL
8 29 (4.86%) PowerShell
8 29 (4.86%) TypeScript
9 26 (4.36%) C++
10 20 (3.35%) Java 8
11 18 (3.02%) Python
12 17 (2.85%) PL/SQL
13 10 (1.68%) Apple Swift
14 8 (1.34%) Objective-C
15 5 (0.84%) C
15 5 (0.84%) VB
16 4 (0.67%) Kotlin
16 4 (0.67%) Ruby
17 3 (0.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 79 (13.23%) Degree
2 44 (7.37%) Security Cleared
3 28 (4.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (2.85%) Postgraduate
5 16 (2.68%) DV Cleared
6 14 (2.35%) SC Cleared
7 13 (2.18%) ISTQB
8 12 (2.01%) CISM
8 12 (2.01%) CISSP
9 9 (1.51%) CESG Certified Professional
9 9 (1.51%) SANS
10 8 (1.34%) Computer Science Degree
11 5 (0.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 4 (0.67%) AWS Certification
12 4 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (0.50%) CompTIA Security+
13 3 (0.50%) ISEB
14 2 (0.34%) CCNA
14 2 (0.34%) CCNP
14 2 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.18%) QA
2 17 (2.85%) Data Quality
3 5 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.50%) Cyber Essentials
4 3 (0.50%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 3 (0.50%) GDPR
4 3 (0.50%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.34%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 25 (4.19%) Docker
2 23 (3.85%) Active Directory
3 10 (1.68%) BitLocker
3 10 (1.68%) Hyper-V
3 10 (1.68%) Virtual Desktop
4 5 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.50%) Shibboleth
5 3 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.34%) KVM
7 1 (0.17%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 33 (5.53%) Puppet
2 27 (4.52%) Kubernetes
3 23 (3.85%) Ansible
4 21 (3.52%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (2.01%) SCCM
5 12 (2.01%) SCOM
6 10 (1.68%) SCVMM
6 10 (1.68%) ZABBIX
7 6 (1.01%) SolarWinds Orion
8 4 (0.67%) Terraform
9 3 (0.50%) Kibana
9 3 (0.50%) Single Sign-On
10 2 (0.34%) Nagios
Vendors
1 161 (26.97%) Microsoft
2 59 (9.88%) Oracle
3 51 (8.54%) SAP
4 41 (6.87%) Google
5 20 (3.35%) Atlassian
6 16 (2.68%) Apple
7 14 (2.35%) IBM
7 14 (2.35%) Informatica
8 13 (2.18%) McAfee
8 13 (2.18%) Trillium
9 12 (2.01%) VMware
10 11 (1.84%) Zend
11 10 (1.68%) Remedy
12 7 (1.17%) Cisco
12 7 (1.17%) Salesforce.com
13 6 (1.01%) ATG
13 6 (1.01%) SolarWinds
14 5 (0.84%) CheckPoint
14 5 (0.84%) DevExpress
14 5 (0.84%) Juniper