The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Swansea 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 3 months to 25 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
West Wales / Swansea
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 23 11
Rank change year-on-year -6 -12  
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 4 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 3.08% 8.77% 6.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.09% 10.42% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 3
Median salary £45,269 £26,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +74.11% -30.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  

Web Services is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Swansea with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Swansea
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 44 48 13
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swansea 33.85% 84.21% 27.66%
Number of salaries quoted 41 48 10
Median salary £40,000 £30,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Swansea

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swansea citing Web Services as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Web Services in Swansea

Web Services
Salary Trend in Swansea

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

Salary trend for Web Services in Swansea

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Swansea region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 17 (100.00%) C#
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 17 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 17 (100.00%) MVC
1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 17 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 16 (94.12%) RESTful
2 16 (94.12%) Subversion
2 16 (94.12%) .NET Framework
3 13 (76.47%) Scrum
3 13 (76.47%) SQL
3 13 (76.47%) OOP
3 13 (76.47%) OO
3 13 (76.47%) HTML
4 12 (70.59%) XML
4 12 (70.59%) Windows
4 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
4 12 (70.59%) Automated Testing
4 12 (70.59%) WCF
4 12 (70.59%) WPF
4 12 (70.59%) Use Case
4 12 (70.59%) NHibernate
4 12 (70.59%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (70.59%) Mercurial
4 12 (70.59%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (70.59%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (70.59%) MVVM
4 12 (70.59%) Kanban

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swansea 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 (23.53%) IIS
1 4 (23.53%) Tomcat
1 4 (23.53%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 12 (70.59%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (70.59%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (94.12%) Subversion
2 12 (70.59%) Git (software)
2 12 (70.59%) Mercurial
3 4 (23.53%) Eclipse
3 4 (23.53%) Maven
3 4 (23.53%) Visual Studio
4 1 (5.88%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) C# Developer
1 13 (76.47%) Developer
2 4 (23.53%) Software Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) .NET Software Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) C# Software Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Java Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
1 17 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 17 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 17 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 16 (94.12%) .NET Framework
2 16 (94.12%) RESTful
3 13 (76.47%) HTML
4 12 (70.59%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 12 (70.59%) Entity Framework
4 12 (70.59%) NHibernate
4 12 (70.59%) WCF
4 12 (70.59%) WPF
4 12 (70.59%) XML
5 5 (29.41%) REST
6 4 (23.53%) EJB
6 4 (23.53%) Hibernate
6 4 (23.53%) Java SE
6 4 (23.53%) Middleware
6 4 (23.53%) SOAP
6 4 (23.53%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 12 (70.59%) Enterprise Software
1 12 (70.59%) Mobile App
2 4 (23.53%) Mainframe
2 4 (23.53%) User Experience
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (100.00%) MVC
2 13 (76.47%) OO
2 13 (76.47%) OOP
2 13 (76.47%) Scrum
3 12 (70.59%) Automated Testing
3 12 (70.59%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (70.59%) Kanban
3 12 (70.59%) MVVM
3 12 (70.59%) Use Case
3 12 (70.59%) Web Development
4 5 (29.41%) Software Engineering
5 4 (23.53%) BDD
5 4 (23.53%) Continuous Deployment
5 4 (23.53%) Customer Insight
5 4 (23.53%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 4 (23.53%) Performance Optimisation
5 4 (23.53%) TDD
5 4 (23.53%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.88%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) C#
2 13 (76.47%) SQL
3 4 (23.53%) Java
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 4 (23.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) IBM