Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 20 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
UK
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 29 33
Rank change year-on-year -8 +4 +1
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 10665 12836 13563
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.02% 6.32% 6.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.89% 16.30% 16.18%
Number of salaries quoted 8698 11034 11478
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £31,000 £31,250 £30,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

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 with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 71612 78764 83849
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.45% 38.81% 37.84%
Number of salaries quoted 60113 68206 71363
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +4.25%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% -

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Web Services as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Web Services in the UK

Web Services
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Web Services in the UK

Web Services
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Web Services over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Web Services in the UK

Web Services
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the UK over the 6 months to 20 July 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
England -7 10063 £50,000 - 798
UK excluding London -1 6620 £45,000 - 473
London -21 3863 £60,000 +4.35% 354
North of England +5 1960 £42,500 +4.94% 149
South East +4 1935 £45,000 - 155
North West +8 1143 £42,500 - 87
East of England -6 814 £45,000 -7.22% 61
Midlands +5 813 £40,000 - 48
Yorkshire -4 712 £44,471 +5.88% 52
South West -12 677 £44,000 +3.53% 31
West Midlands -5 500 £38,313 -4.22% 27
East Midlands +6 320 £40,000 - 21
Scotland -1 257 £45,000 - 22
Wales +13 172 £45,000 +12.50% 4
North East +5 105 £38,000 +8.57% 10
Northern Ireland +10 33 £37,500 - 3
Isle of Man - 7 £50,000 -

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 with a requirement for Web Services.

1 5325 (49.93%) Agile Software Development
2 4618 (43.30%) JavaScript
3 4214 (39.51%) Java
4 3948 (37.02%) .NET
5 3924 (36.79%) C#
6 3821 (35.83%) HTML
7 3711 (34.80%) SQL
8 3311 (31.05%) CSS
9 3258 (30.55%) SQL Server
10 2986 (28.00%) MVC
11 2630 (24.66%) ASP.NET
12 2627 (24.63%) XML
13 2489 (23.34%) REST
14 2448 (22.95%) Amazon AWS
15 2427 (22.76%) TDD
16 2199 (20.62%) SOAP
17 2075 (19.46%) jQuery
18 2055 (19.27%) Scrum
19 2024 (18.98%) AngularJS
20 2007 (18.82%) Microsoft
21 1999 (18.74%) Finance
22 1978 (18.55%) Git (software)
23 1898 (17.80%) Linux
24 1849 (17.34%) Spring
25 1831 (17.17%) RESTful
26 1753 (16.44%) OO
27 1749 (16.40%) Software Engineering
28 1663 (15.59%) Degree
29 1572 (14.74%) Oracle
30 1504 (14.10%) Continuous Integration

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills 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
1 811 (7.60%) Tomcat
2 663 (6.22%) Apache
3 570 (5.34%) JBoss
4 476 (4.46%) IIS
5 417 (3.91%) CMS
6 408 (3.83%) WebSphere
7 337 (3.16%) WebLogic
8 316 (2.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 293 (2.75%) SharePoint
10 224 (2.10%) Elasticsearch
11 205 (1.92%) Apache Spark
12 167 (1.57%) nginx
13 145 (1.36%) Confluence
14 140 (1.31%) Apache Solr
15 127 (1.19%) BizTalk Server
16 123 (1.15%) Umbraco
17 105 (0.98%) MS Exchange
17 105 (0.98%) Sitecore CMS
18 100 (0.94%) Mule
19 76 (0.71%) OpenStack
Applications
1 130 (1.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 102 (0.96%) Microsoft Office
3 37 (0.35%) Photoshop
4 25 (0.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 19 (0.18%) Microsoft Project
6 16 (0.15%) MS Visio
7 14 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
8 9 (0.084%) Fireworks
9 7 (0.066%) InfoPath
9 7 (0.066%) InVision
10 5 (0.047%) Spreadsheet
11 4 (0.038%) GIMP
12 3 (0.028%) SPSS
12 3 (0.028%) Weka
13 2 (0.019%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 2 (0.019%) InDesign
14 1 (0.009%) Chatbot
14 1 (0.009%) Gephi
14 1 (0.009%) InCopy
14 1 (0.009%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 93 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 58 (0.54%) SAP Hybris
3 41 (0.38%) Magento
4 36 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
5 30 (0.28%) Payment Gateway
6 25 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
6 25 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
7 23 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
8 20 (0.19%) SAP ERP
9 16 (0.15%) NetSuite
10 14 (0.13%) Unica
11 11 (0.10%) BusinessWorks
11 11 (0.10%) Eloqua
11 11 (0.10%) Visualfiles
12 10 (0.094%) Endur
13 9 (0.084%) Dynamics NAV
13 9 (0.084%) Temenos T24
14 8 (0.075%) iTrent
14 8 (0.075%) ResourceLink
14 8 (0.075%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 2448 (22.95%) Amazon AWS
2 1223 (11.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 644 (6.04%) SaaS
4 258 (2.42%) Amazon EC2
5 256 (2.40%) GitHub
6 205 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
7 190 (1.78%) PaaS
8 173 (1.62%) Office 365
9 154 (1.44%) Google Cloud Platform
10 146 (1.37%) IaaS
11 125 (1.17%) AWS CloudFormation
12 116 (1.09%) Amazon S3
13 88 (0.83%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 73 (0.68%) Amazon SQS
15 66 (0.62%) AWS Lambda
16 59 (0.55%) Google Analytics
17 39 (0.37%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 38 (0.36%) Amazon EMR
19 35 (0.33%) Force.com
19 35 (0.33%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 546 (5.12%) HTTP
2 407 (3.82%) Internet
3 255 (2.39%) TCP/IP
4 237 (2.22%) DNS
5 174 (1.63%) Firewall
6 133 (1.25%) SSL
7 129 (1.21%) FTP
8 124 (1.16%) LDAP
9 114 (1.07%) Intranet
10 108 (1.01%) Network Security
11 100 (0.94%) WAN
12 89 (0.83%) LAN
13 81 (0.76%) DHCP
13 81 (0.76%) SAN
14 66 (0.62%) VPN
15 55 (0.52%) HTTPS
16 44 (0.41%) VLAN
17 43 (0.40%) AMQP
17 43 (0.40%) SMTP
17 43 (0.40%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3258 (30.55%) SQL Server
2 1316 (12.34%) MySQL
3 1018 (9.55%) NoSQL
4 907 (8.50%) Relational Database
5 761 (7.14%) MongoDB
6 482 (4.52%) Big Data
7 425 (3.98%) Apache Cassandra
8 382 (3.58%) PostgreSQL
9 375 (3.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 357 (3.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 342 (3.21%) Hadoop
12 328 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
13 311 (2.92%) Redis
14 269 (2.52%) Oracle Database
15 253 (2.37%) RDBMS
16 247 (2.32%) SQL Server 2012
17 182 (1.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 171 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
19 142 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
20 126 (1.18%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1978 (18.55%) Git (software)
2 1096 (10.28%) Jenkins
3 1030 (9.66%) Subversion
4 900 (8.44%) Maven
5 784 (7.35%) Visual Studio
6 783 (7.34%) JIRA
7 731 (6.85%) JUnit
8 673 (6.31%) Selenium
9 532 (4.99%) Team Foundation Server
10 414 (3.88%) TeamCity
11 403 (3.78%) NUnit
12 320 (3.00%) Eclipse
13 302 (2.83%) Cucumber
14 291 (2.73%) Ant
15 243 (2.28%) WebDriver
16 200 (1.88%) IntelliJ
17 194 (1.82%) Gradle
18 182 (1.71%) SoapUI
19 160 (1.50%) Mockito
20 159 (1.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 1999 (18.74%) Finance
2 637 (5.97%) Banking
3 631 (5.92%) Retail
4 447 (4.19%) Marketing
5 332 (3.11%) Telecoms
6 301 (2.82%) Manufacturing
7 237 (2.22%) Electronics
8 178 (1.67%) Investment Banking
9 174 (1.63%) Advertising
10 158 (1.48%) Legal
11 154 (1.44%) Games
12 122 (1.14%) Retail Banking
13 108 (1.01%) Publishing
14 71 (0.67%) Front Office
15 69 (0.65%) Back Office
16 68 (0.64%) Law
17 63 (0.59%) Financial Institution
18 56 (0.53%) Automotive
19 46 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
20 30 (0.28%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6679 (62.63%) Developer
2 1922 (18.02%) .NET Developer
3 1908 (17.89%) Java Developer
4 1521 (14.26%) C# Developer
5 1384 (12.98%) Senior Developer
6 1068 (10.01%) C# .NET Developer
7 860 (8.06%) Software Developer
8 805 (7.55%) Architect
9 639 (5.99%) ASP.NET Developer
10 554 (5.19%) Software Engineer
11 541 (5.07%) Senior Java Developer
12 530 (4.97%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 490 (4.59%) Web Developer
14 441 (4.14%) SQL Developer
15 430 (4.03%) Analyst
16 410 (3.84%) Lead Developer
17 407 (3.82%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
18 402 (3.77%) JavaScript Developer
19 374 (3.51%) Full Stack Developer
20 363 (3.40%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3948 (37.02%) .NET
2 3821 (35.83%) HTML
3 3311 (31.05%) CSS
4 2630 (24.66%) ASP.NET
5 2627 (24.63%) XML
6 2489 (23.34%) REST
7 2199 (20.62%) SOAP
8 2075 (19.46%) jQuery
9 2024 (18.98%) AngularJS
10 1849 (17.34%) Spring
11 1831 (17.17%) RESTful
12 1436 (13.46%) HTML5
13 1427 (13.38%) ASP.NET MVC
14 1294 (12.13%) JSON
15 1285 (12.05%) WCF
16 1239 (11.62%) .NET Framework
17 1171 (10.98%) Hibernate
18 1045 (9.80%) ASP.NET Web API
19 863 (8.09%) Node.js
20 773 (7.25%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 987 (9.25%) Computer Science
2 788 (7.39%) Analytical Skills
3 613 (5.75%) Greenfield Project
4 601 (5.64%) Mobile App
5 565 (5.30%) User Experience
6 411 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
7 232 (2.18%) iPad
8 229 (2.15%) Fintech
9 210 (1.97%) Management Information System
10 173 (1.62%) Data Structures
10 173 (1.62%) N-Tier
11 160 (1.50%) Algorithms
12 147 (1.38%) Client/Server
13 100 (0.94%) Linux Command Line
14 91 (0.85%) Data Centre
15 90 (0.84%) Social Media
15 90 (0.84%) Virtual Team
16 72 (0.68%) Internet of Things
17 67 (0.63%) Mainframe
18 62 (0.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1898 (17.80%) Linux
2 1384 (12.98%) Windows
3 645 (6.05%) Unix
4 482 (4.52%) Android
5 386 (3.62%) Apple iOS
6 274 (2.57%) Windows Server
7 128 (1.20%) Ubuntu
8 127 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 124 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
10 107 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 97 (0.91%) CentOS
11 97 (0.91%) Solaris
12 69 (0.65%) Mac OS
13 50 (0.47%) Debian
14 46 (0.43%) Windows 7
15 43 (0.40%) AIX
16 37 (0.35%) Windows Mobile
17 28 (0.26%) Windows Phone
18 27 (0.25%) Mac OS X
19 26 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5325 (49.93%) Agile Software Development
2 2986 (28.00%) MVC
3 2427 (22.76%) TDD
4 2055 (19.27%) Scrum
5 1753 (16.44%) OO
6 1749 (16.40%) Software Engineering
7 1504 (14.10%) Continuous Integration
8 1451 (13.61%) Test Automation
9 1282 (12.02%) Web Development
10 1165 (10.92%) SOA
11 1151 (10.79%) BDD
12 1142 (10.71%) Unit Testing
13 1127 (10.57%) DevOps
14 1011 (9.48%) SDLC
15 918 (8.61%) E-Commerce
16 795 (7.45%) Mentoring
17 776 (7.28%) Microservices
18 659 (6.18%) Open Source
19 655 (6.14%) OOP
20 598 (5.61%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 4618 (43.30%) JavaScript
2 4214 (39.51%) Java
3 3924 (36.79%) C#
4 3711 (34.80%) SQL
5 1068 (10.01%) Python
6 869 (8.15%) PHP
7 822 (7.71%) T-SQL
8 456 (4.28%) C++
9 441 (4.14%) Ruby
10 352 (3.30%) PL/SQL
11 350 (3.28%) VB.NET
12 317 (2.97%) Scala
13 282 (2.64%) Bash Shell
14 280 (2.63%) PowerShell
15 268 (2.51%) C
16 225 (2.11%) Perl
17 224 (2.10%) Shell Script
18 198 (1.86%) Objective-C
19 192 (1.80%) Groovy
20 181 (1.70%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1663 (15.59%) Degree
2 550 (5.16%) Computer Science Degree
3 357 (3.35%) Security Cleared
4 194 (1.82%) SC Cleared
5 141 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
6 117 (1.10%) ISTQB
7 116 (1.09%) ISEB
8 69 (0.65%) CISSP
9 62 (0.58%) Master's Degree
10 45 (0.42%) Cisco Certification
11 38 (0.36%) PhD
12 35 (0.33%) MCSE
13 34 (0.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 31 (0.29%) AWS Certification
14 31 (0.29%) CREST Certified
15 30 (0.28%) DBS Check
15 30 (0.28%) DV Cleared
16 27 (0.25%) MCP
17 25 (0.23%) CEH
18 24 (0.23%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 780 (7.31%) QA
2 128 (1.20%) SLA
3 109 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 62 (0.58%) Data Quality
5 41 (0.38%) PCI DSS
6 39 (0.37%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 39 (0.37%) ISO 9001
7 36 (0.34%) Disclosure Scotland
8 22 (0.21%) Cyber Essentials
9 16 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 15 (0.14%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 15 (0.14%) PMO
11 13 (0.12%) COBIT
11 13 (0.12%) GCP
12 11 (0.10%) ISO 14001
12 11 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
13 10 (0.094%) GDPR
13 10 (0.094%) WCAG
14 5 (0.047%) HL7
14 5 (0.047%) NIST 800
System Software
1 566 (5.31%) Docker
2 282 (2.64%) Active Directory
3 225 (2.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 93 (0.87%) Hyper-V
5 42 (0.39%) vSphere
6 41 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
7 36 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
8 35 (0.33%) Apache Flume
9 33 (0.31%) Varnish
10 23 (0.22%) XenApp
11 19 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
12 18 (0.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 13 (0.12%) Firmware
14 11 (0.10%) Terminal Services
14 11 (0.10%) VirtualBox
14 11 (0.10%) Xen
15 10 (0.094%) etcd
15 10 (0.094%) KVM
15 10 (0.094%) XenDesktop
16 9 (0.084%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 498 (4.67%) Puppet
2 401 (3.76%) Ansible
3 316 (2.96%) Opscode Chef
4 128 (1.20%) Kubernetes
5 115 (1.08%) Terraform
6 106 (0.99%) Nagios
7 58 (0.54%) Kibana
8 54 (0.51%) ZABBIX
9 53 (0.50%) Salt
10 42 (0.39%) SCCM
11 40 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
12 38 (0.36%) Control-M
13 33 (0.31%) Consul
13 33 (0.31%) Packer
14 27 (0.25%) logstash
14 27 (0.25%) SCOM
15 24 (0.23%) Mesos
16 23 (0.22%) Grafana
17 20 (0.19%) HAProxy
17 20 (0.19%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 2007 (18.82%) Microsoft
2 1572 (14.74%) Oracle
3 369 (3.46%) SAP
4 350 (3.28%) Google
5 333 (3.12%) IBM
6 293 (2.75%) VMware
7 182 (1.71%) Salesforce.com
8 165 (1.55%) hybris
9 139 (1.30%) Red Hat
10 133 (1.25%) Xamarin
11 130 (1.22%) Zend
12 129 (1.21%) Sitecore
13 123 (1.15%) ServiceNow
14 117 (1.10%) HP
15 115 (1.08%) Cognizant
16 101 (0.95%) Sybase
17 95 (0.89%) Cisco
18 93 (0.87%) Adobe
19 87 (0.82%) TIBCO
20 80 (0.75%) Splunk
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