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 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
UK
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 32 32
Rank change year-on-year -4 0  
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 5527 6192 6885
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.21% 6.31% 6.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.27% 16.20% 16.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4492 5402 5847
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £31,250 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £71,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +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 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 36186 38219 42366
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.69% 38.97% 38.12%
Number of salaries quoted 139326 147702 163494
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,750 £68,750 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

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 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Web Services in the UK

Web Services
Top 12 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 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -6 5241 £50,000 - 713
UK excluding London +3 3457 £45,000 - 501
London -22 1983 £60,000 +4.34% 240
North of England +6 1026 £42,500 +6.25% 173
South East +3 994 £45,000 - 138
East of England 0 491 £45,000 -10.00% 58
Midlands +2 422 £40,000 -2.82% 63
South West -10 334 £45,000 +5.88% 40
Scotland +5 131 £45,000 - 20
Wales +16 67 £45,000 +12.50% 8
Northern Ireland +6 16 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Isle of Man - 2 £62,500 -

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 5192 (49.75%) Agile Software Development
2 4547 (43.57%) JavaScript
3 4095 (39.24%) Java
4 3905 (37.41%) .NET
5 3870 (37.08%) C#
6 3766 (36.08%) HTML
7 3614 (34.63%) SQL
8 3277 (31.40%) CSS
9 3193 (30.59%) SQL Server
10 2924 (28.02%) MVC
11 2615 (25.06%) ASP.NET
12 2585 (24.77%) XML
13 2457 (23.54%) REST
14 2384 (22.84%) Amazon AWS
15 2347 (22.49%) TDD
16 2125 (20.36%) SOAP
17 2031 (19.46%) jQuery
18 1984 (19.01%) Scrum
19 1955 (18.73%) Microsoft
20 1924 (18.43%) Finance
21 1904 (18.24%) AngularJS
22 1890 (18.11%) Git (software)
23 1881 (18.02%) Linux
24 1746 (16.73%) Spring
25 1710 (16.38%) RESTful
26 1695 (16.24%) OO
27 1694 (16.23%) Software Engineering
28 1610 (15.43%) Degree
29 1507 (14.44%) Oracle
30 1486 (14.24%) 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
1 710 (6.80%) Tomcat
2 627 (6.01%) Apache
3 548 (5.25%) JBoss
4 465 (4.46%) IIS
5 440 (4.22%) CMS
6 416 (3.99%) WebSphere
7 336 (3.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 322 (3.09%) WebLogic
9 286 (2.74%) SharePoint
10 222 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
11 194 (1.86%) Apache Spark
12 168 (1.61%) nginx
13 145 (1.39%) Confluence
14 138 (1.32%) Apache Solr
15 126 (1.21%) Umbraco
16 123 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
17 114 (1.09%) Sitecore CMS
18 101 (0.97%) Mule
19 97 (0.93%) MS Exchange
20 73 (0.70%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 134 (1.28%) Microsoft Excel
2 106 (1.02%) Microsoft Office
3 34 (0.33%) Photoshop
4 25 (0.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 17 (0.16%) Microsoft Project
5 17 (0.16%) MS Visio
6 13 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
7 9 (0.086%) Fireworks
8 8 (0.077%) InfoPath
9 7 (0.067%) InVision
10 5 (0.048%) Spreadsheet
11 4 (0.038%) Weka
12 3 (0.029%) GIMP
12 3 (0.029%) InDesign
13 2 (0.019%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 2 (0.019%) MicroStation
13 2 (0.019%) SPSS
14 1 (0.010%) Gephi
14 1 (0.010%) InCopy
14 1 (0.010%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 172 (1.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 91 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
3 61 (0.58%) SAP Hybris
4 39 (0.37%) Magento
4 39 (0.37%) Oracle BPM
5 30 (0.29%) Payment Gateway
6 26 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
7 22 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
8 19 (0.18%) SAP ERP
9 17 (0.16%) NetSuite
9 17 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
10 14 (0.13%) Unica
11 13 (0.12%) BusinessWorks
12 12 (0.11%) Visualfiles
13 11 (0.11%) Eloqua
14 10 (0.096%) Endur
15 9 (0.086%) Dynamics NAV
15 9 (0.086%) Maximo
15 9 (0.086%) Oracle ERP
16 8 (0.077%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 2384 (22.84%) Amazon AWS
2 1190 (11.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 607 (5.82%) SaaS
4 240 (2.30%) Amazon EC2
5 223 (2.14%) GitHub
6 198 (1.90%) Cloud Computing
7 180 (1.72%) PaaS
8 161 (1.54%) Office 365
9 156 (1.49%) Google Cloud Platform
10 129 (1.24%) IaaS
11 119 (1.14%) AWS CloudFormation
12 110 (1.05%) Amazon S3
13 74 (0.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 73 (0.70%) Google Analytics
15 63 (0.60%) Amazon SQS
16 56 (0.54%) AWS Lambda
17 42 (0.40%) Force.com
18 39 (0.37%) Amazon EMR
19 34 (0.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
20 32 (0.31%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 534 (5.12%) HTTP
2 452 (4.33%) Internet
3 245 (2.35%) TCP/IP
4 235 (2.25%) DNS
5 175 (1.68%) Firewall
6 145 (1.39%) FTP
7 121 (1.16%) Intranet
8 120 (1.15%) LDAP
9 118 (1.13%) SSL
10 100 (0.96%) Network Security
11 97 (0.93%) WAN
12 85 (0.81%) LAN
13 77 (0.74%) DHCP
14 73 (0.70%) SAN
15 61 (0.58%) VPN
16 60 (0.57%) HTTPS
17 46 (0.44%) Wireless
18 45 (0.43%) VLAN
19 43 (0.41%) SMTP
20 38 (0.36%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3193 (30.59%) SQL Server
2 1274 (12.21%) MySQL
3 991 (9.50%) NoSQL
4 884 (8.47%) Relational Database
5 740 (7.09%) MongoDB
6 479 (4.59%) Big Data
7 431 (4.13%) Apache Cassandra
8 384 (3.68%) PostgreSQL
9 377 (3.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 363 (3.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 330 (3.16%) Hadoop
12 324 (3.10%) SQL Server 2008
13 284 (2.72%) Redis
14 267 (2.56%) RDBMS
15 266 (2.55%) Oracle Database
16 242 (2.32%) SQL Server 2012
17 173 (1.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 166 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
19 142 (1.36%) SQL Server 2005
20 129 (1.24%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1890 (18.11%) Git (software)
2 1051 (10.07%) Jenkins
3 979 (9.38%) Subversion
4 860 (8.24%) Maven
5 757 (7.25%) Visual Studio
6 750 (7.19%) JIRA
7 653 (6.26%) JUnit
8 628 (6.02%) Selenium
9 546 (5.23%) Team Foundation Server
10 406 (3.89%) TeamCity
11 394 (3.78%) NUnit
12 312 (2.99%) Eclipse
13 297 (2.85%) Ant
14 285 (2.73%) Cucumber
15 249 (2.39%) WebDriver
16 198 (1.90%) IntelliJ
17 194 (1.86%) Gradle
18 182 (1.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 176 (1.69%) SoapUI
20 149 (1.43%) gulp
General
1 1924 (18.43%) Finance
2 575 (5.51%) Retail
3 562 (5.38%) Banking
4 452 (4.33%) Marketing
5 326 (3.12%) Telecoms
6 303 (2.90%) Manufacturing
7 234 (2.24%) Electronics
8 162 (1.55%) Advertising
9 157 (1.50%) Games
10 149 (1.43%) Legal
11 110 (1.05%) Publishing
12 105 (1.01%) Investment Banking
13 67 (0.64%) Back Office
14 57 (0.55%) Law
15 55 (0.53%) Financial Institution
15 55 (0.53%) Retail Banking
16 54 (0.52%) Automotive
16 54 (0.52%) Front Office
17 39 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
18 35 (0.34%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6561 (62.86%) Developer
2 1903 (18.23%) .NET Developer
3 1825 (17.49%) Java Developer
4 1548 (14.83%) C# Developer
5 1361 (13.04%) Senior Developer
6 1079 (10.34%) C# .NET Developer
7 832 (7.97%) Software Developer
8 789 (7.56%) Architect
9 640 (6.13%) ASP.NET Developer
10 554 (5.31%) Software Engineer
11 534 (5.12%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 531 (5.09%) Senior Java Developer
13 485 (4.65%) Web Developer
14 444 (4.25%) SQL Developer
15 436 (4.18%) Lead Developer
16 427 (4.09%) Analyst
17 402 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
18 381 (3.65%) JavaScript Developer
19 358 (3.43%) Senior .NET Developer
20 355 (3.40%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3905 (37.41%) .NET
2 3766 (36.08%) HTML
3 3277 (31.40%) CSS
4 2615 (25.06%) ASP.NET
5 2585 (24.77%) XML
6 2457 (23.54%) REST
7 2125 (20.36%) SOAP
8 2031 (19.46%) jQuery
9 1904 (18.24%) AngularJS
10 1746 (16.73%) Spring
11 1710 (16.38%) RESTful
12 1417 (13.58%) ASP.NET MVC
13 1395 (13.37%) HTML5
14 1276 (12.23%) WCF
15 1249 (11.97%) JSON
16 1243 (11.91%) .NET Framework
17 1106 (10.60%) Hibernate
18 1020 (9.77%) ASP.NET Web API
19 835 (8.00%) Node.js
20 761 (7.29%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 925 (8.86%) Computer Science
2 806 (7.72%) Analytical Skills
3 612 (5.86%) Greenfield Project
4 602 (5.77%) Mobile App
5 537 (5.15%) User Experience
6 417 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
7 235 (2.25%) iPad
8 216 (2.07%) Fintech
9 214 (2.05%) Management Information System
10 178 (1.71%) N-Tier
11 147 (1.41%) Data Structures
12 137 (1.31%) Algorithms
13 136 (1.30%) Client/Server
14 95 (0.91%) Social Media
15 88 (0.84%) Data Centre
16 87 (0.83%) Linux Command Line
17 86 (0.82%) Virtual Team
18 80 (0.77%) Internet of Things
19 67 (0.64%) Mainframe
20 58 (0.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1881 (18.02%) Linux
2 1368 (13.11%) Windows
3 633 (6.06%) Unix
4 462 (4.43%) Android
5 381 (3.65%) Apple iOS
6 299 (2.86%) Windows Server
7 136 (1.30%) Ubuntu
8 134 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 125 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
10 115 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
11 99 (0.95%) CentOS
12 98 (0.94%) Solaris
13 69 (0.66%) Mac OS
14 50 (0.48%) Windows 7
15 49 (0.47%) Debian
16 45 (0.43%) AIX
17 37 (0.35%) Windows Mobile
18 28 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
19 27 (0.26%) Mac OS X
20 22 (0.21%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5192 (49.75%) Agile Software Development
2 2924 (28.02%) MVC
3 2347 (22.49%) TDD
4 1984 (19.01%) Scrum
5 1695 (16.24%) OO
6 1694 (16.23%) Software Engineering
7 1486 (14.24%) Continuous Integration
8 1393 (13.35%) Test Automation
9 1265 (12.12%) Web Development
10 1213 (11.62%) SOA
11 1113 (10.66%) Unit Testing
12 1111 (10.64%) BDD
13 1079 (10.34%) DevOps
14 977 (9.36%) SDLC
15 955 (9.15%) E-Commerce
16 773 (7.41%) Microservices
17 742 (7.11%) Mentoring
18 675 (6.47%) Open Source
19 656 (6.29%) OOP
20 591 (5.66%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 4547 (43.57%) JavaScript
2 4095 (39.24%) Java
3 3870 (37.08%) C#
4 3614 (34.63%) SQL
5 1062 (10.18%) Python
6 863 (8.27%) PHP
7 818 (7.84%) T-SQL
8 463 (4.44%) C++
9 437 (4.19%) Ruby
10 351 (3.36%) PL/SQL
10 351 (3.36%) VB.NET
11 324 (3.10%) Scala
12 282 (2.70%) PowerShell
13 278 (2.66%) Bash Shell
14 271 (2.60%) C
15 231 (2.21%) Perl
16 203 (1.95%) Objective-C
17 201 (1.93%) Shell Script
18 182 (1.74%) Groovy
19 169 (1.62%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1610 (15.43%) Degree
2 517 (4.95%) Computer Science Degree
3 342 (3.28%) Security Cleared
4 182 (1.74%) SC Cleared
5 131 (1.26%) Microsoft Certification
6 113 (1.08%) ISEB
6 113 (1.08%) ISTQB
7 65 (0.62%) Master's Degree
8 61 (0.58%) CISSP
9 40 (0.38%) Cisco Certification
10 35 (0.34%) PhD
11 33 (0.32%) AWS Certification
12 32 (0.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 31 (0.30%) DBS Check
13 31 (0.30%) DV Cleared
14 28 (0.27%) CREST Certified
14 28 (0.27%) MCSE
15 23 (0.22%) CEH
15 23 (0.22%) MCP
16 21 (0.20%) Siebel Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 766 (7.34%) QA
2 106 (1.02%) SLA
3 98 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 51 (0.49%) Data Quality
5 42 (0.40%) PCI DSS
6 39 (0.37%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 35 (0.34%) ISO 9001
8 28 (0.27%) Disclosure Scotland
9 22 (0.21%) Cyber Essentials
10 18 (0.17%) PMO
11 17 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 15 (0.14%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 15 (0.14%) ISO 14001
13 13 (0.12%) COBIT
14 11 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
15 10 (0.096%) WCAG
16 9 (0.086%) GCP
16 9 (0.086%) GDPR
17 8 (0.077%) WAI
18 7 (0.067%) HL7
System Software
1 543 (5.20%) Docker
2 256 (2.45%) Active Directory
3 217 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 79 (0.76%) Hyper-V
5 36 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
6 33 (0.32%) vSphere
7 32 (0.31%) Varnish
8 31 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
9 29 (0.28%) Apache Flume
10 21 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
11 20 (0.19%) XenApp
12 17 (0.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 17 (0.16%) Firmware
13 16 (0.15%) VirtualBox
14 12 (0.11%) Xen
15 11 (0.11%) etcd
15 11 (0.11%) KVM
16 9 (0.086%) DFS Replication
16 9 (0.086%) VMware Workstation
17 8 (0.077%) Samba
Systems Management
1 478 (4.58%) Puppet
2 378 (3.62%) Ansible
3 308 (2.95%) Opscode Chef
4 128 (1.23%) Kubernetes
5 127 (1.22%) Terraform
6 110 (1.05%) Nagios
7 57 (0.55%) Kibana
8 46 (0.44%) Salt
8 46 (0.44%) ZABBIX
9 39 (0.37%) Consul
10 37 (0.35%) Control-M
11 36 (0.34%) SCCM
12 34 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
13 28 (0.27%) Mesos
14 27 (0.26%) logstash
14 27 (0.26%) Packer
15 24 (0.23%) SCOM
16 22 (0.21%) HAProxy
17 21 (0.20%) Grafana
17 21 (0.20%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 1955 (18.73%) Microsoft
2 1507 (14.44%) Oracle
3 372 (3.56%) Google
4 351 (3.36%) SAP
5 342 (3.28%) IBM
6 298 (2.86%) VMware
7 172 (1.65%) hybris
7 172 (1.65%) Salesforce.com
8 156 (1.49%) Red Hat
9 135 (1.29%) Sitecore
10 129 (1.24%) Zend
11 124 (1.19%) Xamarin
12 115 (1.10%) HP
13 108 (1.03%) ServiceNow
14 95 (0.91%) Cognizant
15 94 (0.90%) Adobe
15 94 (0.90%) Cisco
16 92 (0.88%) TIBCO
17 89 (0.85%) Sybase
18 79 (0.76%) Splunk
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + training and benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
East Riding
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £28000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 40,000
Posted: 18 hours ago
North West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45-50K (Flexible) + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Maxwell Bond
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Michael
Posted: 19 hours ago
Radlett, Hertfordshire
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-60K + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 60k per year + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: 19 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Salary: benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits, Remote Working
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 19 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits and training
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + 10 % Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: c40-50k+Bens
Posted: 21 hours ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits & training
Posted: 16 hours ago