Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 29 24
Rank change year-on-year -1 -5 +11
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 80 72 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 7.07% 7.08% 9.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.58% 16.74% 18.35%
Number of salaries quoted 79 65 80
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £38,491
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +3.92% +9.97%
10th Percentile £35,000 £28,125 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,500 £47,500 £53,288
North East median annual salary £46,500 £37,500 £36,018
% change year-on-year +24.00% +4.11% +2.91%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Tyne and Wear
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 455 430 474
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 40.19% 42.28% 52.90%
Number of salaries quoted 410 372 434
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -
10th Percentile £26,000 £22,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £51,475 £52,500
North East median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,018
% change year-on-year - +4.11% +2.91%

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Web Services as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for Web Services in Tyne and Wear

Web Services
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Salary trend for Web Services in Tyne and Wear

Web Services
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Web Services in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Web Services in Tyne and Wear

Web Services
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 21 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +10 57 £50,000 +29.03% 9
Gateshead -6 17 £60,000 +50.00% 1
Sunderland -2 5 £67,500 - 1
Wallsend -1 1 £35,000 +27.27% 1
Web Services
North East

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 37 (46.25%) C#
2 34 (42.50%) JavaScript
2 34 (42.50%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (41.25%) RESTful
4 32 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 31 (38.75%) .NET
6 28 (35.00%) SQL
7 27 (33.75%) Linux
8 25 (31.25%) ASP.NET
9 24 (30.00%) Java
10 23 (28.75%) HTML
10 23 (28.75%) Amazon AWS
11 22 (27.50%) MVC
12 21 (26.25%) ITIL
12 21 (26.25%) Microsoft Azure
12 21 (26.25%) AngularJS
13 19 (23.75%) Git (software)
13 19 (23.75%) Middleware
13 19 (23.75%) Banking
14 18 (22.50%) Finance
14 18 (22.50%) JSON
15 17 (21.25%) Mentoring
15 17 (21.25%) SQL Server
16 16 (20.00%) SOA
17 15 (18.75%) TDD
17 15 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web API
17 15 (18.75%) High Availability
17 15 (18.75%) Degree
18 14 (17.50%) BDD
18 14 (17.50%) .NET Framework

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 5 (6.25%) Documentum
1 5 (6.25%) nginx
1 5 (6.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 5 (6.25%) Tomcat
1 5 (6.25%) WebLogic
2 4 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (5.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.25%) MTS
4 1 (1.25%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 23 (28.75%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (26.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (11.25%) IaaS
3 9 (11.25%) PaaS
4 5 (6.25%) GitHub
5 4 (5.00%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (5.00%) Office 365
6 1 (1.25%) Boomi
6 1 (1.25%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.25%) SSL
2 4 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (5.00%) DHCP
2 4 (5.00%) DMZ
2 4 (5.00%) DNS
2 4 (5.00%) Firewall
2 4 (5.00%) LAN
2 4 (5.00%) NAS
2 4 (5.00%) SAN
2 4 (5.00%) SMTP
2 4 (5.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (5.00%) VLAN
2 4 (5.00%) VoIP
2 4 (5.00%) WAN
2 4 (5.00%) WLAN
3 3 (3.75%) SMS
4 1 (1.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (21.25%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.50%) MongoDB
3 5 (6.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 5 (6.25%) NoSQL
3 5 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.25%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 19 (23.75%) Git (software)
2 11 (13.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (8.75%) Selenium
4 6 (7.50%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.75%) GitLab
5 3 (3.75%) JIRA
5 3 (3.75%) Maven
6 2 (2.50%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.50%) JMeter
6 2 (2.50%) LoadRunner
6 2 (2.50%) Ranorex
6 2 (2.50%) Robot Framework
6 2 (2.50%) SoapUI
6 2 (2.50%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.25%) TestDirector
7 1 (1.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (23.75%) Banking
2 18 (22.50%) Finance
3 7 (8.75%) Manufacturing
4 5 (6.25%) Advertising
4 5 (6.25%) Automotive
5 3 (3.75%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (27.50%) Developer
2 16 (20.00%) Architect
2 16 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 15 (18.75%) Technical Support
4 10 (12.50%) Technical Leader
5 9 (11.25%) Systems Architect
6 8 (10.00%) .NET Developer
6 8 (10.00%) Designer
6 8 (10.00%) Systems Designer
7 7 (8.75%) Technical Director
8 6 (7.50%) .NET Software Developer
9 5 (6.25%) C# Developer
9 5 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
9 5 (6.25%) Head of Engineering
9 5 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
9 5 (6.25%) Junior
9 5 (6.25%) Junior Technical Support
10 4 (5.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 4 (5.00%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
10 4 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (41.25%) RESTful
2 31 (38.75%) .NET
3 25 (31.25%) ASP.NET
4 23 (28.75%) HTML
5 21 (26.25%) AngularJS
6 19 (23.75%) Middleware
7 18 (22.50%) JSON
8 15 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web API
9 14 (17.50%) .NET Framework
10 11 (13.75%) ASP.NET MVC
10 11 (13.75%) CSS
11 10 (12.50%) SOAP
12 9 (11.25%) REST
13 8 (10.00%) XSLT
14 6 (7.50%) HTML5
14 6 (7.50%) Node.js
15 5 (6.25%) CherryPy
16 4 (5.00%) WAP
17 3 (3.75%) JDBC
17 3 (3.75%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.25%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (11.25%) CMDB
2 5 (6.25%) Clustering
3 4 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.00%) Replication
4 3 (3.75%) User Experience
5 2 (2.50%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.25%) Fintech
6 1 (1.25%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.25%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.25%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.25%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 27 (33.75%) Linux
2 11 (13.75%) Android
2 11 (13.75%) Apple iOS
3 10 (12.50%) Windows
4 9 (11.25%) Windows Server
4 9 (11.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (5.00%) CentOS
5 4 (5.00%) Ubuntu
5 4 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (42.50%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (27.50%) MVC
3 21 (26.25%) ITIL
4 17 (21.25%) Mentoring
5 16 (20.00%) SOA
6 15 (18.75%) High Availability
6 15 (18.75%) TDD
7 14 (17.50%) BDD
7 14 (17.50%) Change Management
7 14 (17.50%) Identity Access Management
8 12 (15.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
8 12 (15.00%) Mob Programming
8 12 (15.00%) SOLID
9 11 (13.75%) YAGNI
10 10 (12.50%) DevOps
11 9 (11.25%) Root Cause Analysis
11 9 (11.25%) Strategic Thinking
12 8 (10.00%) Test Automation
12 8 (10.00%) Validation
13 7 (8.75%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 37 (46.25%) C#
2 34 (42.50%) JavaScript
3 28 (35.00%) SQL
4 24 (30.00%) Java
5 12 (15.00%) TypeScript
6 10 (12.50%) C++
7 9 (11.25%) PHP
7 9 (11.25%) T-SQL
8 4 (5.00%) PowerShell
9 3 (3.75%) Ruby
10 1 (1.25%) Python
10 1 (1.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (18.75%) Degree
2 9 (11.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (10.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.50%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (2.50%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (1.25%) ISEB
5 1 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.25%) QA
2 5 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (5.00%) DFS Replication
1 4 (5.00%) Docker
1 4 (5.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (5.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (6.25%) HAProxy
1 5 (6.25%) Puppet
1 5 (6.25%) ZABBIX
2 4 (5.00%) Backup Exec
2 4 (5.00%) Kubernetes
2 4 (5.00%) WSUS
3 2 (2.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 32 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (13.75%) Xamarin
3 9 (11.25%) Sitecore
4 5 (6.25%) EMC
4 5 (6.25%) Oracle
4 5 (6.25%) Pega
5 4 (5.00%) arcserve
5 4 (5.00%) CA
5 4 (5.00%) Cisco
5 4 (5.00%) Citrix
5 4 (5.00%) Red Hat
5 4 (5.00%) Sophos
5 4 (5.00%) Symantec
5 4 (5.00%) Veeam
5 4 (5.00%) Veritas
5 4 (5.00%) VMware
6 1 (1.25%) Google
6 1 (1.25%) IBM
6 1 (1.25%) Telerik
6 1 (1.25%) TIBCO