Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
UK > Wales
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 55 29
Rank change year-on-year +18 -26 -5
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 125 94 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 6.18% 4.56% 6.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.78% 13.33% 17.26%
Number of salaries quoted 114 94 154
Wales median annual salary £49,039 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.60% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £32,650 £30,375 £26,075
90th Percentile £65,000 £83,250 £55,000
UK median annual salary £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.00% - +5.26%

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 703 705 1,037
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 34.73% 34.22% 39.70%
Number of salaries quoted 581 627 937
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £39,351 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.65% +4.93% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,900 £24,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £55,000 £55,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 12 December 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 12 December 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 +8 98 £50,000 +17.65% 27
Mid Wales - 14 £36,000 -
West Wales +14 12 £49,039 +30.77% 1
Web Services
UK

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 79 (63.20%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (54.40%) Java
3 53 (42.40%) Amazon AWS
4 46 (36.80%) Docker
5 41 (32.80%) REST
6 39 (31.20%) Finance
7 38 (30.40%) Spring
8 37 (29.60%) Linux
9 36 (28.80%) Continuous Integration
10 34 (27.20%) HTML
11 33 (26.40%) SQL
12 32 (25.60%) JavaScript
12 32 (25.60%) Microsoft Azure
13 31 (24.80%) C#
13 31 (24.80%) DevOps
14 30 (24.00%) SOAP
15 29 (23.20%) Test Automation
15 29 (23.20%) Degree
15 29 (23.20%) NoSQL
16 28 (22.40%) TDD
17 27 (21.60%) Spring Boot
18 26 (20.80%) Unit Testing
19 25 (20.00%) Microsoft
20 24 (19.20%) XML
20 24 (19.20%) Software Engineering
21 22 (17.60%) Google
21 22 (17.60%) Scrum
21 22 (17.60%) Microservices
21 22 (17.60%) Google Cloud Platform
22 21 (16.80%) Fintech

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 17 (13.60%) Confluence
2 9 (7.20%) CMS
3 8 (6.40%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (2.40%) JBoss
4 3 (2.40%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.60%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.80%) Apache
6 1 (0.80%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.80%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.80%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.80%) Drupal
6 1 (0.80%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.80%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.80%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.80%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 53 (42.40%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (25.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (17.60%) Google Cloud Platform
4 14 (11.20%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (6.40%) GitHub
5 8 (6.40%) Stackdriver
6 3 (2.40%) IBM Cloud
6 3 (2.40%) Slack
6 3 (2.40%) Trello
7 2 (1.60%) Office 365
8 1 (0.80%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.60%) Firewall
2 8 (6.40%) Wireshark
3 6 (4.80%) HTTPS
4 3 (2.40%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.40%) VPN
5 2 (1.60%) BGP
5 2 (1.60%) HTTP
5 2 (1.60%) MPLS
5 2 (1.60%) OSPF
5 2 (1.60%) WAN
6 1 (0.80%) Internet
6 1 (0.80%) Skype
6 1 (0.80%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (23.20%) NoSQL
2 17 (13.60%) SQL Server
3 11 (8.80%) MySQL
3 11 (8.80%) Relational Database
4 10 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (7.20%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (6.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (3.20%) MariaDB
7 4 (3.20%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (3.20%) Redis
8 3 (2.40%) Big Data
8 3 (2.40%) Couchbase
8 3 (2.40%) Hazelcast
8 3 (2.40%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.60%) GIS
9 2 (1.60%) HPCC
10 1 (0.80%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (0.80%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.80%) Power BI
10 1 (0.80%) Presto
Development Applications
1 21 (16.80%) JIRA
2 20 (16.00%) Selenium
3 19 (15.20%) Git (software)
4 16 (12.80%) Maven
5 15 (12.00%) Cucumber
5 15 (12.00%) SoapUI
6 14 (11.20%) JMeter
7 11 (8.80%) Bitbucket
8 10 (8.00%) Spinnaker
9 8 (6.40%) CF BOSH
10 6 (4.80%) Gradle
11 4 (3.20%) Liquibase
12 3 (2.40%) CircleCI
12 3 (2.40%) JUnit
12 3 (2.40%) Subversion
12 3 (2.40%) Team Foundation Server
12 3 (2.40%) TestNG
13 2 (1.60%) Ant
13 2 (1.60%) Visual Studio
13 2 (1.60%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 39 (31.20%) Finance
2 7 (5.60%) Games
3 6 (4.80%) Banking
4 5 (4.00%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.20%) Back Office
5 4 (3.20%) Billing
6 3 (2.40%) Advertising
7 2 (1.60%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.60%) Publishing
8 1 (0.80%) Electronics
8 1 (0.80%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.80%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 61 (48.80%) Developer
2 26 (20.80%) Java Developer
3 21 (16.80%) Cloud Engineer
4 13 (10.40%) Analyst
4 13 (10.40%) QA Engineer
5 12 (9.60%) DevOps Engineer
5 12 (9.60%) Java Engineer
6 11 (8.80%) Automation Engineer
6 11 (8.80%) Senior Analyst
7 9 (7.20%) HTML CSS Developer
7 9 (7.20%) HTML Developer
7 9 (7.20%) Software Developer
7 9 (7.20%) Web Developer
8 7 (5.60%) Business Systems Analyst
8 7 (5.60%) QA Automation Engineer
8 7 (5.60%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
8 7 (5.60%) Senior Developer
8 7 (5.60%) Senior Systems Analyst
8 7 (5.60%) Software Engineer
8 7 (5.60%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (32.80%) REST
2 38 (30.40%) Spring
3 34 (27.20%) HTML
4 30 (24.00%) SOAP
5 27 (21.60%) Spring Boot
6 24 (19.20%) XML
7 20 (16.00%) CSS
8 18 (14.40%) Swagger
9 17 (13.60%) .NET
10 16 (12.80%) React
11 14 (11.20%) RxJava
12 12 (9.60%) Hibernate
12 12 (9.60%) jQuery
12 12 (9.60%) JSON
13 10 (8.00%) AngularJS
13 10 (8.00%) Elastic Stack
14 8 (6.40%) CSS3
14 8 (6.40%) HTML5
14 8 (6.40%) RESTful
15 6 (4.80%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 21 (16.80%) Fintech
2 19 (15.20%) Cloud Native
3 15 (12.00%) User Experience
4 14 (11.20%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (7.20%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (6.40%) Management Information System
7 6 (4.80%) Animation
7 6 (4.80%) Mobile App
7 6 (4.80%) Virtual Team
8 3 (2.40%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (1.60%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 2 (1.60%) N-Tier
9 2 (1.60%) Wiki
10 1 (0.80%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.80%) CESG
10 1 (0.80%) CMDB
10 1 (0.80%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.80%) Digital TV
10 1 (0.80%) Mobile Games
10 1 (0.80%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 37 (29.60%) Linux
2 15 (12.00%) Unix
3 12 (9.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (7.20%) CentOS
4 9 (7.20%) Ubuntu
5 6 (4.80%) Mac OS
6 5 (4.00%) Android
7 4 (3.20%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.60%) Windows
9 1 (0.80%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (63.20%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (28.80%) Continuous Integration
3 31 (24.80%) DevOps
4 29 (23.20%) Test Automation
5 28 (22.40%) TDD
6 26 (20.80%) Unit Testing
7 24 (19.20%) Software Engineering
8 22 (17.60%) Microservices
8 22 (17.60%) Scrum
9 20 (16.00%) Continuous Deployment
9 20 (16.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 19 (15.20%) Computer Science
11 17 (13.60%) BDD
11 17 (13.60%) Web Development
12 16 (12.80%) Project Management
12 16 (12.80%) Technical Leadership
13 15 (12.00%) SOA
14 14 (11.20%) Deployment Automation
14 14 (11.20%) SDLC
15 13 (10.40%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 68 (54.40%) Java
2 33 (26.40%) SQL
3 32 (25.60%) JavaScript
4 31 (24.80%) C#
5 17 (13.60%) Go
5 17 (13.60%) Python
6 15 (12.00%) PHP
7 14 (11.20%) Java 8
8 11 (8.80%) Groovy
9 8 (6.40%) Bash Shell
10 7 (5.60%) TypeScript
10 7 (5.60%) VB.NET
11 3 (2.40%) Clojure
11 3 (2.40%) ES6
11 3 (2.40%) PowerShell
11 3 (2.40%) Scala
12 1 (0.80%) ABAP
12 1 (0.80%) Apple Swift
12 1 (0.80%) Perl
12 1 (0.80%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 29 (23.20%) Degree
2 12 (9.60%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (6.40%) Postgraduate
4 2 (1.60%) CCIE
4 2 (1.60%) CCNP
4 2 (1.60%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.60%) JNCIE
4 2 (1.60%) JNCIP
5 1 (0.80%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.80%) MCSA
5 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.80%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.80%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (13.60%) QA
2 1 (0.80%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.80%) SLA
System Software
1 46 (36.80%) Docker
2 8 (6.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.40%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (15.20%) Ansible
2 16 (12.80%) Kubernetes
3 10 (8.00%) Packer
3 10 (8.00%) Prometheus
3 10 (8.00%) Terraform
4 8 (6.40%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (6.40%) Puppet
Vendors
1 25 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 22 (17.60%) Google
3 12 (9.60%) Red Hat
4 11 (8.80%) VMware
5 10 (8.00%) Atlassian
6 9 (7.20%) Oracle
7 8 (6.40%) Splunk
8 4 (3.20%) Guidewire
8 4 (3.20%) IBM
8 4 (3.20%) ServiceNow
9 3 (2.40%) OutSystems
9 3 (2.40%) Rackspace
10 2 (1.60%) Avaya
10 2 (1.60%) Cisco
10 2 (1.60%) F5
10 2 (1.60%) Juniper
10 2 (1.60%) LogRhythm
10 2 (1.60%) Nortel
10 2 (1.60%) SAP
10 2 (1.60%) SolarWinds