Period
to 23 January 2018

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 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
UK > Wales
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 28 26
Rank change year-on-year -36 -2 +14
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 73 177 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 3.80% 7.44% 7.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.72% 17.88% 20.40%
Number of salaries quoted 66 146 169
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +2.86%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,125 £27,500
90th Percentile £50,625 £55,000 £47,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 681 990 1,005
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 35.43% 41.63% 38.08%
Number of salaries quoted 591 886 858
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.11% +5.71% -
10th Percentile £24,000 £24,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £47,325
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Services in Wales

Web Services
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Web Services in Wales

Web Services
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Web Services in Wales over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

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 23 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
South Wales -17 61 £40,000 +6.67% 18
West Wales -4 6 £40,000 - 2
North Wales -7 5 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Mid Wales -31 1 - -
Web Services
UK

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, 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 32 (43.84%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (41.10%) SQL
3 29 (39.73%) Java
4 21 (28.77%) Software Engineering
5 20 (27.40%) SOAP
6 19 (26.03%) .NET
7 18 (24.66%) C#
8 17 (23.29%) JavaScript
8 17 (23.29%) Oracle
8 17 (23.29%) XML
9 16 (21.92%) Microsoft
9 16 (21.92%) Finance
9 16 (21.92%) RESTful
10 14 (19.18%) Amazon AWS
10 14 (19.18%) REST
10 14 (19.18%) AngularJS
10 14 (19.18%) Spring
10 14 (19.18%) ASP.NET
10 14 (19.18%) SQL Server
10 14 (19.18%) HTML
11 13 (17.81%) Maven
11 13 (17.81%) MVC
12 12 (16.44%) MySQL
13 11 (15.07%) OO
13 11 (15.07%) Web Development
14 10 (13.70%) .NET Framework
14 10 (13.70%) WCF
15 9 (12.33%) Continuous Integration
15 9 (12.33%) SDLC
15 9 (12.33%) Scrum

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 4 (5.48%) JBoss
1 4 (5.48%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.11%) Apache
2 3 (4.11%) IIS
3 2 (2.74%) Drupal
3 2 (2.74%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.37%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.37%) CMS
4 1 (1.37%) Oracle 10gAS
4 1 (1.37%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (1.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.37%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.37%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.37%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 5 (6.85%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (4.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (19.18%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (8.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (6.85%) Office 365
4 4 (5.48%) npm
4 4 (5.48%) SaaS
5 1 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.74%) HTTP
1 2 (2.74%) Intranet
1 2 (2.74%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (19.18%) SQL Server
2 12 (16.44%) MySQL
3 6 (8.22%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (6.85%) Relational Database
5 4 (5.48%) Big Data
5 4 (5.48%) MongoDB
5 4 (5.48%) NoSQL
5 4 (5.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (4.11%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (4.11%) HPCC
6 3 (4.11%) Neo4j
6 3 (4.11%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.74%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.37%) GIS
8 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.37%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (17.81%) Maven
2 8 (10.96%) Git (software)
3 6 (8.22%) Jenkins
4 5 (6.85%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (5.48%) Ant
5 4 (5.48%) Bower
5 4 (5.48%) Mercurial
5 4 (5.48%) Subversion
5 4 (5.48%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.74%) Gradle
6 2 (2.74%) JIRA
6 2 (2.74%) JUnit
6 2 (2.74%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (2.74%) TestNG
7 1 (1.37%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.37%) Protractor
7 1 (1.37%) PVCS
7 1 (1.37%) Selenium
7 1 (1.37%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.37%) Vagrant
General
1 16 (21.92%) Finance
2 4 (5.48%) Law
3 3 (4.11%) Legal
3 3 (4.11%) Retail
4 2 (2.74%) Marketing
4 2 (2.74%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.37%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.37%) Games
Job Titles
1 43 (58.90%) Developer
2 18 (24.66%) Software Engineer
3 16 (21.92%) Java Developer
4 10 (13.70%) Java Engineer
5 9 (12.33%) .NET Developer
5 9 (12.33%) Java Software Engineer
6 8 (10.96%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 8 (10.96%) Senior Developer
7 7 (9.59%) Software Developer
8 6 (8.22%) DevOps Engineer
8 6 (8.22%) Senior Java Developer
9 5 (6.85%) Java Software Developer
10 4 (5.48%) C# Developer
10 4 (5.48%) Support Engineer
11 3 (4.11%) .NET Software Engineer
11 3 (4.11%) Analyst
11 3 (4.11%) Applications Support
11 3 (4.11%) C# Software Engineer
11 3 (4.11%) IT Manager
11 3 (4.11%) Software Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (27.40%) SOAP
2 19 (26.03%) .NET
3 17 (23.29%) XML
4 16 (21.92%) RESTful
5 14 (19.18%) AngularJS
5 14 (19.18%) ASP.NET
5 14 (19.18%) HTML
5 14 (19.18%) REST
5 14 (19.18%) Spring
6 10 (13.70%) .NET Framework
6 10 (13.70%) WCF
7 7 (9.59%) CSS
7 7 (9.59%) Hibernate
8 5 (6.85%) Entity Framework
8 5 (6.85%) jQuery
8 5 (6.85%) WPF
9 4 (5.48%) JSON
9 4 (5.48%) Laravel
9 4 (5.48%) Node.js
9 4 (5.48%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.59%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.85%) Fintech
3 3 (4.11%) Data Structures
3 3 (4.11%) User Experience
4 2 (2.74%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.74%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.74%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.74%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.74%) Virtual Team
4 2 (2.74%) Wiki
5 1 (1.37%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.37%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.96%) Linux
1 8 (10.96%) Windows
2 5 (6.85%) Windows Server
2 5 (6.85%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (6.85%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (5.48%) Unix
4 3 (4.11%) Android
4 3 (4.11%) CentOS
5 2 (2.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.37%) Amazon Linux
6 1 (1.37%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (43.84%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (28.77%) Software Engineering
3 13 (17.81%) MVC
4 11 (15.07%) OO
4 11 (15.07%) Web Development
5 9 (12.33%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (12.33%) Project Management
5 9 (12.33%) Scrum
5 9 (12.33%) SDLC
6 8 (10.96%) Continuous Delivery
7 7 (9.59%) DevOps
8 6 (8.22%) Mentoring
9 5 (6.85%) ETL
10 4 (5.48%) CRM
10 4 (5.48%) Data Cleansing
10 4 (5.48%) ITIL
10 4 (5.48%) Microservices
11 3 (4.11%) BDD
11 3 (4.11%) Mobile Development
11 3 (4.11%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 30 (41.10%) SQL
2 29 (39.73%) Java
3 18 (24.66%) C#
4 17 (23.29%) JavaScript
5 9 (12.33%) PHP
6 6 (8.22%) TypeScript
6 6 (8.22%) VB
7 5 (6.85%) C
7 5 (6.85%) T-SQL
8 4 (5.48%) Groovy
8 4 (5.48%) PL/SQL
9 3 (4.11%) Python
10 2 (2.74%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.74%) Scala
10 2 (2.74%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.37%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (6.85%) Degree
2 4 (5.48%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.37%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.59%) QA
2 3 (4.11%) SLA
3 2 (2.74%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (8.22%) Docker
2 1 (1.37%) KVM
Systems Management
1 5 (6.85%) Ansible
2 2 (2.74%) Kibana
3 1 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.37%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (23.29%) Oracle
2 16 (21.92%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.11%) Xamarin
4 2 (2.74%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.74%) Talend
4 2 (2.74%) VMware
5 1 (1.37%) Serena
5 1 (1.37%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.37%) Zend