Period
to 28 September 2021

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 28 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
UK > Wales
6 months to
28 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 36 34 50
Rank change year-on-year -2 +16 -18
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 109 47 89
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 7.12% 6.27% 4.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.50% 16.15% 12.01%
Number of salaries quoted 90 30 65
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,000 £30,300
25th Percentile £33,024 £32,500 £33,811
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £41,430 £38,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.62% +9.03% -22.51%
75th Percentile £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
90th Percentile £62,625 £55,750 £52,500
UK median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% +27.27% -

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 559 291 741
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 36.51% 38.80% 39.10%
Number of salaries quoted 415 254 669
10th Percentile £31,886 £31,285 £28,700
25th Percentile £35,931 £35,313 £33,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
75th Percentile £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £55,000 £62,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% +9.52% +5.00%

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 28 September 2021.

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 28 September 2021. 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 60 £44,700 +5.18% 15
West Wales - 43 £45,000 - 1
Mid Wales - 4 - -
Dyfed - 2 £45,000 -
Web Services
UK

For the 6 months to 28 September 2021, 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 88 (80.73%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (66.06%) Java
3 68 (62.39%) Scrum
3 68 (62.39%) DevOps
4 67 (61.47%) Continuous Improvement
5 66 (60.55%) Git (software)
6 62 (56.88%) Azure
7 57 (52.29%) Docker
8 54 (49.54%) Microservices
9 53 (48.62%) Kubernetes
9 53 (48.62%) Spring
10 52 (47.71%) RESTful
10 52 (47.71%) BDD
11 50 (45.87%) TDD
12 47 (43.12%) Jenkins
13 46 (42.20%) Kanban
14 41 (37.61%) Advertising
15 40 (36.70%) Spring Boot
15 40 (36.70%) Mentoring
16 38 (34.86%) OpenShift
16 38 (34.86%) .NET
17 37 (33.94%) JavaScript
18 32 (29.36%) REST
19 24 (22.02%) Coaching
19 24 (22.02%) React
20 23 (21.10%) Test Automation
21 22 (20.18%) HTML
22 21 (19.27%) C#
22 21 (19.27%) Software Engineering
23 20 (18.35%) People Management

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 7 (6.42%) Apache
2 6 (5.50%) JBoss
2 6 (5.50%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.67%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (3.67%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.92%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.92%) Confluence
4 1 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.92%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (0.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (0.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.92%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 62 (56.88%) Azure
2 38 (34.86%) OpenShift
3 18 (16.51%) AWS
4 9 (8.26%) GitHub
5 6 (5.50%) GCP
5 6 (5.50%) npm
6 4 (3.67%) SaaS
7 1 (0.92%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.92%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.92%) AWS Step Functions
7 1 (0.92%) PaaS
7 1 (0.92%) Serverless
7 1 (0.92%) Twilio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.50%) Firewall
1 6 (5.50%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (0.92%) Internet
2 1 (0.92%) Intranet
2 1 (0.92%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.09%) MongoDB
1 11 (10.09%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.26%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (8.26%) Redis
3 8 (7.34%) MySQL
4 4 (3.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.75%) Big Data
5 3 (2.75%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.92%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.92%) Neo4j
6 1 (0.92%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 66 (60.55%) Git (software)
2 47 (43.12%) Jenkins
3 9 (8.26%) JMeter
3 9 (8.26%) Selenium
4 8 (7.34%) Serenity BDD
5 6 (5.50%) Ant
5 6 (5.50%) Maven
5 6 (5.50%) Protractor
5 6 (5.50%) Subversion
6 3 (2.75%) Cucumber
6 3 (2.75%) REST Assured
6 3 (2.75%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.92%) CircleCI
7 1 (0.92%) JIRA
7 1 (0.92%) Postman
7 1 (0.92%) SonarQube
General
1 41 (37.61%) Advertising
2 17 (15.60%) Social Skills
3 10 (9.17%) Finance
4 7 (6.42%) Billing
5 6 (5.50%) Public Sector
6 5 (4.59%) Back Office
6 5 (4.59%) Presentation Skills
7 3 (2.75%) Retail
8 2 (1.83%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 1 (0.92%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.92%) Influencing Skills
9 1 (0.92%) Law
9 1 (0.92%) Legal
9 1 (0.92%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 57 (52.29%) Developer
2 32 (29.36%) Java Developer
3 26 (23.85%) Senior Developer
4 16 (14.68%) Senior Java Developer
5 13 (11.93%) Software Engineer
6 10 (9.17%) C# Developer
7 6 (5.50%) .NET Developer
7 6 (5.50%) Automation Tester
7 6 (5.50%) Software Developer
7 6 (5.50%) Tester
8 5 (4.59%) Senior Automation Tester
8 5 (4.59%) Senior C# Developer
8 5 (4.59%) Senior Software Engineer
8 5 (4.59%) Senior Tester
9 4 (3.67%) Administrator
9 4 (3.67%) Python Developer
9 4 (3.67%) Research Manager
9 4 (3.67%) Service Manager
10 3 (2.75%) DevOps Engineer
10 3 (2.75%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (48.62%) Spring
2 52 (47.71%) RESTful
3 40 (36.70%) Spring Boot
4 38 (34.86%) .NET
5 32 (29.36%) REST
6 24 (22.02%) React
7 22 (20.18%) HTML
8 17 (15.60%) Node.js
9 13 (11.93%) CSS
10 11 (10.09%) .NET Framework
10 11 (10.09%) ASP.NET
11 10 (9.17%) SOAP
12 9 (8.26%) Entity Framework
13 8 (7.34%) JSON
14 7 (6.42%) AngularJS
14 7 (6.42%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 6 (5.50%) .NET Core
15 6 (5.50%) ASP.NET Web API
15 6 (5.50%) OAuth2
15 6 (5.50%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.26%) BBC
2 8 (7.34%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (6.42%) User Experience
4 6 (5.50%) Mobile App
5 5 (4.59%) NHS
6 3 (2.75%) Algorithms
6 3 (2.75%) Data Structures
6 3 (2.75%) Legacy Systems
7 1 (0.92%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.92%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.26%) Android
1 9 (8.26%) Apple iOS
2 6 (5.50%) Linux
3 4 (3.67%) Windows
4 2 (1.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.92%) Mesosphere
5 1 (0.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (80.73%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (62.39%) DevOps
2 68 (62.39%) Scrum
3 67 (61.47%) Continuous Improvement
4 54 (49.54%) Microservices
5 52 (47.71%) BDD
6 50 (45.87%) TDD
7 46 (42.20%) Kanban
8 40 (36.70%) Mentoring
9 24 (22.02%) Coaching
10 23 (21.10%) Test Automation
11 21 (19.27%) Software Engineering
12 20 (18.35%) People Management
13 18 (16.51%) Software Delivery
13 18 (16.51%) Unit Testing
14 17 (15.60%) Strategic Thinking
15 16 (14.68%) MVC
16 15 (13.76%) OO
17 13 (11.93%) Decision-Making
18 12 (11.01%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 72 (66.06%) Java
2 37 (33.94%) JavaScript
3 21 (19.27%) C#
4 17 (15.60%) TypeScript
5 14 (12.84%) Scala
6 12 (11.01%) SQL
7 7 (6.42%) Python
8 6 (5.50%) Java 8
9 3 (2.75%) C
9 3 (2.75%) C++
10 1 (0.92%) Go
10 1 (0.92%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (8.26%) Security Cleared
2 8 (7.34%) Degree
3 7 (6.42%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.67%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (3.67%) Postgraduate
5 2 (1.83%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.83%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.92%) CBAP
6 1 (0.92%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.92%) IIBA
6 1 (0.92%) ISEB
6 1 (0.92%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 4 (3.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.75%) QA
System Software
1 57 (52.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 53 (48.62%) Kubernetes
2 9 (8.26%) Ansible
3 4 (3.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (5.50%) Guidewire
1 6 (5.50%) IBM
2 1 (0.92%) Microsoft
2 1 (0.92%) Oracle
2 1 (0.92%) TSYS