Period
to 24 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 24 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
UK
6 months to
24 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 10701 12769 13665
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.03% 6.31% 6.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.88% 16.27% 16.19%
Number of salaries quoted 8702 10987 11553
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £31,000 £31,250 £30,750
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 71902 78471 84381
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.51% 38.79% 37.87%
Number of salaries quoted 60208 67994 71837
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +4.65%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £41,346 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.79% +3.37% -

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 24 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 24 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 -8 10123 £50,000 - 722
UK excluding London -1 6626 £45,000 - 469
London -22 3917 £60,000 +4.35% 276
North of England +6 1965 £42,500 +4.94% 146
South East +4 1928 £45,000 - 156
North West +7 1146 £42,500 - 85
East of England -5 820 £45,000 -8.16% 56
Midlands +4 810 £40,000 - 50
Yorkshire -4 716 £44,471 +7.16% 50
South West -9 685 £44,000 +3.53% 37
West Midlands -3 493 £39,500 -1.25% 30
East Midlands +6 324 £40,000 - 20
Scotland 0 257 £45,000 - 17
Wales +16 170 £45,000 +12.50% 4
North East +2 103 £38,000 +8.57% 11
Northern Ireland +11 32 £37,500 - 3
Isle of Man - 7 £50,000 -

For the 6 months to 24 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 5355 (50.04%) Agile Software Development
2 4622 (43.19%) JavaScript
3 4228 (39.51%) Java
4 3950 (36.91%) .NET
5 3926 (36.69%) C#
6 3815 (35.65%) HTML
7 3727 (34.83%) SQL
8 3304 (30.88%) CSS
9 3265 (30.51%) SQL Server
10 3002 (28.05%) MVC
11 2639 (24.66%) XML
12 2631 (24.59%) ASP.NET
13 2500 (23.36%) REST
14 2462 (23.01%) Amazon AWS
15 2447 (22.87%) TDD
16 2218 (20.73%) SOAP
17 2075 (19.39%) Scrum
18 2069 (19.33%) jQuery
19 2040 (19.06%) AngularJS
20 2017 (18.85%) Finance
21 1998 (18.67%) Microsoft
22 1975 (18.46%) Git (software)
23 1899 (17.75%) Linux
24 1866 (17.44%) Spring
25 1852 (17.31%) RESTful
26 1773 (16.57%) OO
27 1751 (16.36%) Software Engineering
28 1664 (15.55%) Degree
29 1591 (14.87%) Oracle
30 1508 (14.09%) 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
1 827 (7.73%) Tomcat
2 671 (6.27%) Apache
3 573 (5.35%) JBoss
4 480 (4.49%) IIS
5 414 (3.87%) CMS
6 405 (3.78%) WebSphere
7 337 (3.15%) WebLogic
8 317 (2.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 291 (2.72%) SharePoint
10 221 (2.07%) Elasticsearch
11 204 (1.91%) Apache Spark
12 166 (1.55%) nginx
13 145 (1.36%) Confluence
14 140 (1.31%) Apache Solr
15 128 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
16 121 (1.13%) Umbraco
17 106 (0.99%) Mule
18 103 (0.96%) MS Exchange
18 103 (0.96%) Sitecore CMS
19 82 (0.77%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 131 (1.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 101 (0.94%) Microsoft Office
3 39 (0.36%) Photoshop
4 25 (0.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 20 (0.19%) Microsoft Project
6 17 (0.16%) MS Visio
7 14 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
8 9 (0.084%) Fireworks
9 7 (0.065%) InfoPath
9 7 (0.065%) InVision
10 5 (0.047%) Spreadsheet
11 4 (0.037%) GIMP
11 4 (0.037%) SPSS
12 3 (0.028%) Weka
13 2 (0.019%) InDesign
14 1 (0.009%) Chatbot
14 1 (0.009%) InCopy
14 1 (0.009%) MicroStation
14 1 (0.009%) Mingle
14 1 (0.009%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 94 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 57 (0.53%) SAP Hybris
3 43 (0.40%) Magento
4 36 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
5 29 (0.27%) Payment Gateway
6 26 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
7 23 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
7 23 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
8 19 (0.18%) SAP ERP
9 16 (0.15%) NetSuite
10 14 (0.13%) Unica
11 11 (0.10%) BusinessWorks
11 11 (0.10%) Eloqua
12 10 (0.093%) Dynamics NAV
12 10 (0.093%) Endur
12 10 (0.093%) Temenos T24
12 10 (0.093%) Visualfiles
13 9 (0.084%) Oracle CRM
14 8 (0.075%) Oracle ERP
14 8 (0.075%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 2462 (23.01%) Amazon AWS
2 1226 (11.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 652 (6.09%) SaaS
4 264 (2.47%) GitHub
5 262 (2.45%) Amazon EC2
6 210 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
7 191 (1.78%) PaaS
8 173 (1.62%) Office 365
9 156 (1.46%) Google Cloud Platform
10 148 (1.38%) IaaS
11 124 (1.16%) AWS CloudFormation
12 115 (1.07%) Amazon S3
13 89 (0.83%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 74 (0.69%) Amazon SQS
15 65 (0.61%) AWS Lambda
16 57 (0.53%) Google Analytics
17 41 (0.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 38 (0.36%) Amazon EMR
19 35 (0.33%) Force.com
20 34 (0.32%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 549 (5.13%) HTTP
2 403 (3.77%) Internet
3 257 (2.40%) TCP/IP
4 234 (2.19%) DNS
5 174 (1.63%) Firewall
6 139 (1.30%) SSL
7 127 (1.19%) FTP
7 127 (1.19%) LDAP
8 114 (1.07%) Intranet
9 109 (1.02%) Network Security
10 102 (0.95%) WAN
11 91 (0.85%) LAN
12 81 (0.76%) SAN
13 80 (0.75%) DHCP
14 67 (0.63%) VPN
15 54 (0.50%) HTTPS
16 45 (0.42%) AMQP
16 45 (0.42%) Wireless
17 42 (0.39%) VLAN
18 40 (0.37%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3265 (30.51%) SQL Server
2 1326 (12.39%) MySQL
3 1024 (9.57%) NoSQL
4 908 (8.49%) Relational Database
5 765 (7.15%) MongoDB
6 481 (4.49%) Big Data
7 428 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
8 384 (3.59%) PostgreSQL
9 379 (3.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 360 (3.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 340 (3.18%) Hadoop
12 322 (3.01%) SQL Server 2008
13 309 (2.89%) Redis
14 277 (2.59%) Oracle Database
15 257 (2.40%) RDBMS
16 246 (2.30%) SQL Server 2012
17 190 (1.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 177 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
19 141 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
20 128 (1.20%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1975 (18.46%) Git (software)
2 1104 (10.32%) Jenkins
3 1026 (9.59%) Subversion
4 903 (8.44%) Maven
5 793 (7.41%) JIRA
6 784 (7.33%) Visual Studio
7 750 (7.01%) JUnit
8 678 (6.34%) Selenium
9 521 (4.87%) Team Foundation Server
10 416 (3.89%) TeamCity
11 406 (3.79%) NUnit
12 322 (3.01%) Eclipse
13 305 (2.85%) Cucumber
14 288 (2.69%) Ant
15 246 (2.30%) WebDriver
16 206 (1.93%) IntelliJ
17 193 (1.80%) Gradle
18 177 (1.65%) SoapUI
19 163 (1.52%) Mockito
20 157 (1.47%) gulp
General
1 2017 (18.85%) Finance
2 654 (6.11%) Retail
3 647 (6.05%) Banking
4 450 (4.21%) Marketing
5 338 (3.16%) Telecoms
6 307 (2.87%) Manufacturing
7 242 (2.26%) Electronics
8 194 (1.81%) Investment Banking
9 178 (1.66%) Advertising
10 157 (1.47%) Legal
11 155 (1.45%) Games
12 137 (1.28%) Retail Banking
13 109 (1.02%) Publishing
14 76 (0.71%) Front Office
15 70 (0.65%) Back Office
16 68 (0.64%) Law
17 64 (0.60%) Financial Institution
18 56 (0.52%) Automotive
19 46 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
20 29 (0.27%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6694 (62.55%) Developer
2 1929 (18.03%) .NET Developer
3 1922 (17.96%) Java Developer
4 1520 (14.20%) C# Developer
5 1397 (13.05%) Senior Developer
6 1078 (10.07%) C# .NET Developer
7 858 (8.02%) Software Developer
8 814 (7.61%) Architect
9 644 (6.02%) ASP.NET Developer
10 557 (5.21%) Software Engineer
11 550 (5.14%) Senior Java Developer
12 538 (5.03%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 494 (4.62%) Web Developer
14 438 (4.09%) SQL Developer
15 425 (3.97%) Analyst
16 411 (3.84%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
17 405 (3.78%) Lead Developer
18 400 (3.74%) JavaScript Developer
19 377 (3.52%) Full Stack Developer
20 363 (3.39%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3950 (36.91%) .NET
2 3815 (35.65%) HTML
3 3304 (30.88%) CSS
4 2639 (24.66%) XML
5 2631 (24.59%) ASP.NET
6 2500 (23.36%) REST
7 2218 (20.73%) SOAP
8 2069 (19.33%) jQuery
9 2040 (19.06%) AngularJS
10 1866 (17.44%) Spring
11 1852 (17.31%) RESTful
12 1435 (13.41%) HTML5
13 1425 (13.32%) ASP.NET MVC
14 1321 (12.34%) JSON
15 1270 (11.87%) WCF
16 1245 (11.63%) .NET Framework
17 1185 (11.07%) Hibernate
18 1046 (9.77%) ASP.NET Web API
19 861 (8.05%) Node.js
20 768 (7.18%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 996 (9.31%) Computer Science
2 781 (7.30%) Analytical Skills
3 620 (5.79%) Greenfield Project
4 599 (5.60%) Mobile App
5 561 (5.24%) User Experience
6 413 (3.86%) Enterprise Software
7 232 (2.17%) Fintech
8 229 (2.14%) iPad
9 211 (1.97%) Management Information System
10 180 (1.68%) Data Structures
11 176 (1.64%) N-Tier
12 169 (1.58%) Algorithms
13 149 (1.39%) Client/Server
14 101 (0.94%) Linux Command Line
15 97 (0.91%) Data Centre
16 87 (0.81%) Virtual Team
17 85 (0.79%) Social Media
18 69 (0.64%) Mainframe
19 68 (0.64%) Internet of Things
20 61 (0.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1899 (17.75%) Linux
2 1381 (12.91%) Windows
3 654 (6.11%) Unix
4 481 (4.49%) Android
5 381 (3.56%) Apple iOS
6 272 (2.54%) Windows Server
7 126 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 124 (1.16%) Ubuntu
9 121 (1.13%) Windows Server 2012
10 104 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
11 97 (0.91%) Solaris
12 94 (0.88%) CentOS
13 69 (0.64%) Mac OS
14 50 (0.47%) Debian
15 46 (0.43%) AIX
16 45 (0.42%) Windows 7
17 36 (0.34%) Windows Mobile
18 29 (0.27%) Windows Phone
19 28 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
20 27 (0.25%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 5355 (50.04%) Agile Software Development
2 3002 (28.05%) MVC
3 2447 (22.87%) TDD
4 2075 (19.39%) Scrum
5 1773 (16.57%) OO
6 1751 (16.36%) Software Engineering
7 1508 (14.09%) Continuous Integration
8 1454 (13.59%) Test Automation
9 1283 (11.99%) Web Development
10 1169 (10.92%) BDD
11 1161 (10.85%) SOA
12 1148 (10.73%) Unit Testing
13 1134 (10.60%) DevOps
14 1022 (9.55%) SDLC
15 925 (8.64%) E-Commerce
16 794 (7.42%) Mentoring
17 777 (7.26%) Microservices
18 657 (6.14%) Open Source
19 653 (6.10%) OOP
20 602 (5.63%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 4622 (43.19%) JavaScript
2 4228 (39.51%) Java
3 3926 (36.69%) C#
4 3727 (34.83%) SQL
5 1064 (9.94%) Python
6 879 (8.21%) PHP
7 832 (7.77%) T-SQL
8 455 (4.25%) C++
9 434 (4.06%) Ruby
10 356 (3.33%) PL/SQL
11 348 (3.25%) VB.NET
12 317 (2.96%) Scala
13 282 (2.64%) PowerShell
14 280 (2.62%) Bash Shell
15 270 (2.52%) C
16 229 (2.14%) Shell Script
17 227 (2.12%) Perl
18 195 (1.82%) Groovy
18 195 (1.82%) Objective-C
19 187 (1.75%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1664 (15.55%) Degree
2 552 (5.16%) Computer Science Degree
3 358 (3.35%) Security Cleared
4 194 (1.81%) SC Cleared
5 139 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
6 117 (1.09%) ISTQB
7 114 (1.07%) ISEB
8 69 (0.64%) CISSP
9 61 (0.57%) Master's Degree
10 48 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
11 39 (0.36%) PhD
12 35 (0.33%) MCSE
13 32 (0.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 31 (0.29%) CREST Certified
14 31 (0.29%) DV Cleared
15 30 (0.28%) DBS Check
16 29 (0.27%) AWS Certification
17 26 (0.24%) CCNA
17 26 (0.24%) MCP
18 25 (0.23%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 783 (7.32%) QA
2 130 (1.21%) SLA
3 110 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 60 (0.56%) Data Quality
5 41 (0.38%) PCI DSS
6 39 (0.36%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 39 (0.36%) ISO 9001
7 38 (0.36%) Disclosure Scotland
8 22 (0.21%) Cyber Essentials
9 15 (0.14%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 15 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 15 (0.14%) PMO
10 13 (0.12%) COBIT
10 13 (0.12%) GCP
11 11 (0.10%) GDPR
11 11 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 10 (0.093%) ISO 14001
12 10 (0.093%) WCAG
13 5 (0.047%) HL7
13 5 (0.047%) NIST 800
System Software
1 569 (5.32%) Docker
2 283 (2.64%) Active Directory
3 221 (2.07%) VMware Infrastructure
4 90 (0.84%) Hyper-V
5 46 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
6 42 (0.39%) vSphere
7 36 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
8 35 (0.33%) Apache Flume
9 31 (0.29%) Varnish
10 23 (0.21%) XenApp
11 19 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
12 18 (0.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 12 (0.11%) Firmware
14 11 (0.10%) Terminal Services
15 10 (0.093%) etcd
15 10 (0.093%) VirtualBox
15 10 (0.093%) Xen
15 10 (0.093%) XenDesktop
16 9 (0.084%) KVM
16 9 (0.084%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 500 (4.67%) Puppet
2 405 (3.78%) Ansible
3 314 (2.93%) Opscode Chef
4 126 (1.18%) Kubernetes
5 114 (1.07%) Terraform
6 101 (0.94%) Nagios
7 59 (0.55%) Kibana
8 55 (0.51%) ZABBIX
9 51 (0.48%) Salt
10 42 (0.39%) SCCM
11 40 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
12 38 (0.36%) Control-M
13 33 (0.31%) Packer
14 31 (0.29%) Consul
15 28 (0.26%) logstash
16 27 (0.25%) SCOM
17 25 (0.23%) Grafana
18 24 (0.22%) Mesos
19 20 (0.19%) HAProxy
19 20 (0.19%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 1998 (18.67%) Microsoft
2 1591 (14.87%) Oracle
3 375 (3.50%) SAP
4 350 (3.27%) Google
5 338 (3.16%) IBM
6 290 (2.71%) VMware
7 182 (1.70%) Salesforce.com
8 163 (1.52%) hybris
9 142 (1.33%) Red Hat
10 135 (1.26%) Xamarin
11 130 (1.21%) Zend
12 126 (1.18%) Sitecore
13 125 (1.17%) ServiceNow
14 119 (1.11%) HP
15 117 (1.09%) Cognizant
16 106 (0.99%) Sybase
17 96 (0.90%) Cisco
18 93 (0.87%) Adobe
19 86 (0.80%) TIBCO
20 83 (0.78%) Splunk
Gatwick, West Sussex
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 12 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
South East London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-50,000+BENEFITS
Posted: 12 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
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Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Ascend Consulting
Salary: Up to £56,000 per annum
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Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
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Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bromley, Kent
Venturi
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
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Bradford, West Yorkshire
Itecco
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefiits + training+ progression
Posted: 19 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Harpenden, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Bright Executive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Stratospherec
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
UK
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Open Select Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + bonus, pension and healthcare
Posted: 12 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
North London
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £90k + benefits
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Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 19 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Imperative People
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Corsham, Wiltshire
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Salary: From £25,000 to £38,000 per annum plus benefits and flexible working
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leidos
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