Period
to 7 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 7 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
UK > Wales
6 months to
7 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 28 40 40
Rank change year-on-year +12 0 -14
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 94 96 117
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 7.46% 5.45% 6.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.65% 14.35% 15.88%
Number of salaries quoted 75 82 74
Median annual salary £40,000 £39,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.91% -1.88% -11.11%
10th Percentile £29,000 £29,888 £31,250
90th Percentile £49,746 £52,250 £54,516
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 504 669 737
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 40.00% 38.01% 38.35%
Number of salaries quoted 417 596 610
Median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,375 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £56,625 £54,859
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Web Services as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Web Services in Wales

Web Services
Salary Trend in Wales

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Web Services in Wales.

Salary trend for Web Services in Wales

Web Services
Salary Histogram in Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing Web Services in Wales over the 6 months to 7 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Web Services in Wales

Web Services
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the Wales region over the 6 months to 7 July 2020. 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
South Wales +13 94 £40,000 +1.91% 10
Web Services
UK

For the 6 months to 7 July 2020, IT jobs citing Web Services also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 40 (42.55%) Java
2 37 (39.36%) Azure
3 36 (38.30%) REST
4 35 (37.23%) AWS
5 33 (35.11%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (34.04%) Linux
7 29 (30.85%) SOAP
8 28 (29.79%) SQL
9 26 (27.66%) Spring
10 25 (26.60%) Finance
10 25 (26.60%) Docker
11 24 (25.53%) DevOps
12 23 (24.47%) Git (software)
13 22 (23.40%) Test Automation
13 22 (23.40%) Kubernetes
13 22 (23.40%) Windows
14 20 (21.28%) IBM
14 20 (21.28%) HMG Security Policy Framework
15 19 (20.21%) Bash Shell
15 19 (20.21%) DNS
15 19 (20.21%) SQL Server
16 18 (19.15%) WebSphere
16 18 (19.15%) Tomcat
16 18 (19.15%) Microsoft
17 17 (18.09%) Scrum
17 17 (18.09%) Python
17 17 (18.09%) Scala
17 17 (18.09%) Analytics
17 17 (18.09%) Performance Optimisation
18 16 (17.02%) Continuous Deployment

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 18 (19.15%) Tomcat
1 18 (19.15%) WebSphere
2 5 (5.32%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (2.13%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 14 (14.89%) Sentinel
2 1 (1.06%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 37 (39.36%) Azure
2 35 (37.23%) AWS
3 14 (14.89%) Logic Apps
3 14 (14.89%) Office 365
4 5 (5.32%) SaaS
5 3 (3.19%) Serverless
6 2 (2.13%) GitHub
7 1 (1.06%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (1.06%) GCP
7 1 (1.06%) IaaS
7 1 (1.06%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (20.21%) DNS
2 14 (14.89%) DKIM
2 14 (14.89%) DMARC
2 14 (14.89%) Firewall
2 14 (14.89%) TCP/IP
2 14 (14.89%) Wireshark
3 7 (7.45%) SSL
4 5 (5.32%) DHCP
4 5 (5.32%) FTP
4 5 (5.32%) SSH
5 2 (2.13%) HTTP
6 1 (1.06%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (20.21%) SQL Server
2 13 (13.83%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (11.70%) MongoDB
4 8 (8.51%) NoSQL
5 7 (7.45%) GIS
6 6 (6.38%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (6.38%) MySQL
6 6 (6.38%) Relational Database
7 5 (5.32%) Neo4j
8 4 (4.26%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (2.13%) Big Data
9 2 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (1.06%) HPCC
10 1 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (1.06%) RDBMS
10 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (24.47%) Git (software)
2 14 (14.89%) Metasploit
3 5 (5.32%) Cucumber
3 5 (5.32%) JUnit
4 4 (4.26%) Jenkins
4 4 (4.26%) Maven
5 2 (2.13%) Jasmine
5 2 (2.13%) JIRA
5 2 (2.13%) Mocha
6 1 (1.06%) Cypress.io
6 1 (1.06%) Selenium
General
1 25 (26.60%) Finance
2 14 (14.89%) Manufacturing
3 9 (9.57%) Games
4 8 (8.51%) Advertising
5 3 (3.19%) Public Sector
6 2 (2.13%) Automotive
7 1 (1.06%) Legal
7 1 (1.06%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 59 (62.77%) Developer
2 19 (20.21%) Java Developer
3 14 (14.89%) Analyst
3 14 (14.89%) Security Analyst
3 14 (14.89%) Software Developer
4 10 (10.64%) C++ Developer
5 9 (9.57%) Senior Developer
5 9 (9.57%) Software Engineer
6 8 (8.51%) Junior
6 8 (8.51%) Junior Developer
7 7 (7.45%) Junior C++ Developer
8 6 (6.38%) .NET Developer
8 6 (6.38%) Administrator
9 5 (5.32%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 5 (5.32%) Java Software Developer
9 5 (5.32%) Middleware Administrator
9 5 (5.32%) Scala Developer
9 5 (5.32%) Senior Java Developer
9 5 (5.32%) Senior Systems Administrator
9 5 (5.32%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (38.30%) REST
2 29 (30.85%) SOAP
3 26 (27.66%) Spring
4 16 (17.02%) Java SE
5 15 (15.96%) IBM Integration Bus
6 13 (13.83%) Play Framework
7 10 (10.64%) Dropwizard
7 10 (10.64%) Spring Boot
8 9 (9.57%) .NET
8 9 (9.57%) JSON
9 8 (8.51%) HTML
10 7 (7.45%) CSS
10 7 (7.45%) DirectX
10 7 (7.45%) OpenGL
10 7 (7.45%) Qt
10 7 (7.45%) WSDL
11 6 (6.38%) Node.js
12 5 (5.32%) Java EE
12 5 (5.32%) RESTful
12 5 (5.32%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.96%) Security Operations Centre
2 14 (14.89%) Cyberthreat
3 5 (5.32%) iSeries
4 4 (4.26%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.19%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.19%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (3.19%) User Experience
6 1 (1.06%) Cyber Kill Chain
6 1 (1.06%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.06%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.06%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 32 (34.04%) Linux
2 22 (23.40%) Windows
3 14 (14.89%) Kali Linux
4 13 (13.83%) Apple iOS
5 10 (10.64%) Android
6 7 (7.45%) Mac OS
7 5 (5.32%) OS/400
8 4 (4.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (35.11%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (25.53%) DevOps
3 22 (23.40%) Test Automation
4 17 (18.09%) Analytics
4 17 (18.09%) Performance Optimisation
4 17 (18.09%) Scrum
5 16 (17.02%) Continuous Deployment
5 16 (17.02%) Software Engineering
6 15 (15.96%) Security Operations
7 14 (14.89%) Cyber Intelligence
7 14 (14.89%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
7 14 (14.89%) Database Security
7 14 (14.89%) Ethical Hacking
7 14 (14.89%) Malware Reverse Engineering
7 14 (14.89%) Penetration Testing
7 14 (14.89%) Purple Team
7 14 (14.89%) Security Testing
7 14 (14.89%) SIEM
7 14 (14.89%) Threat Intelligence
7 14 (14.89%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 40 (42.55%) Java
2 28 (29.79%) SQL
3 19 (20.21%) Bash Shell
4 17 (18.09%) Python
4 17 (18.09%) Scala
5 16 (17.02%) C#
6 15 (15.96%) JavaScript
7 12 (12.77%) C++
8 10 (10.64%) Go
9 6 (6.38%) Java 8
9 6 (6.38%) Perl
9 6 (6.38%) PHP
10 5 (5.32%) Shell Script
11 4 (4.26%) PL/SQL
12 3 (3.19%) Apple Swift
12 3 (3.19%) Objective-C
12 3 (3.19%) T-SQL
12 3 (3.19%) TypeScript
13 1 (1.06%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 14 (14.89%) CREST Certified
1 14 (14.89%) GCIA
1 14 (14.89%) GCIH
1 14 (14.89%) SANS
2 8 (8.51%) Degree
3 5 (5.32%) Security Cleared
4 4 (4.26%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.26%) Sun Certification
5 1 (1.06%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (21.28%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 6 (6.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (3.19%) QA
System Software
1 25 (26.60%) Docker
2 14 (14.89%) Active Directory
2 14 (14.89%) Snort
Systems Management
1 22 (23.40%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.06%) CSIRT
2 1 (1.06%) Puppet
2 1 (1.06%) Terraform
Vendors
1 20 (21.28%) IBM
2 18 (19.15%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.38%) Oracle
4 4 (4.26%) Perforce
5 2 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.13%) Tableau
6 1 (1.06%) Adobe
6 1 (1.06%) Google
6 1 (1.06%) Zend