Period
to 16 November 2019

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 16 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
UK > Wales
6 months to
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 48 29 52
Rank change year-on-year -19 +23 -19
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 88 145 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 4.54% 6.99% 4.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.84% 19.73% 14.13%
Number of salaries quoted 63 126 105
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,050 £32,500 £31,350
90th Percentile £57,500 £65,625 £90,000
UK median annual salary £56,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +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 743 735 722
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 38.36% 35.46% 35.22%
Number of salaries quoted 664 612 661
Wales median annual salary £44,500 £40,000 £39,351
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.25% +1.65% +4.93%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £55,000
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 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 16 November 2019.

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 16 November 2019. 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 -15 80 £37,500 -16.67% 18
North Wales +7 6 - - 2
West Wales +6 2 £40,500 -17.41% 2
Web Services
UK

For the 6 months to 16 November 2019, 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 50 (56.82%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (53.41%) Java
3 36 (40.91%) Git (software)
4 34 (38.64%) JavaScript
5 32 (36.36%) Spring
6 29 (32.95%) SQL
7 27 (30.68%) Python
8 26 (29.55%) SQL Server
8 26 (29.55%) Scrum
9 25 (28.41%) Linux
10 24 (27.27%) HTML
11 23 (26.14%) Node.js
12 22 (25.00%) Test Automation
13 21 (23.86%) DevOps
14 20 (22.73%) AWS
14 20 (22.73%) CSS
14 20 (22.73%) Hibernate
15 18 (20.45%) J2EE
15 18 (20.45%) Azure
16 17 (19.32%) REST
16 17 (19.32%) Relational Database
17 16 (18.18%) Docker
17 16 (18.18%) Microservices
17 16 (18.18%) C#
18 15 (17.05%) Oracle
18 15 (17.05%) SOAP
18 15 (17.05%) XML
18 15 (17.05%) Tomcat
19 14 (15.91%) MongoDB
19 14 (15.91%) Elasticsearch

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 15 (17.05%) Tomcat
2 14 (15.91%) Elasticsearch
2 14 (15.91%) WebSphere
3 4 (4.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (3.41%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.27%) CMS
5 2 (2.27%) IIS
5 2 (2.27%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.14%) JBoss
6 1 (1.14%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.14%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.14%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 20 (22.73%) AWS
2 18 (20.45%) Azure
3 11 (12.50%) GitHub
4 6 (6.82%) Serverless
5 5 (5.68%) AWS Lambda
5 5 (5.68%) GCP
6 4 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (4.55%) Amazon S3
7 3 (3.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 3 (3.41%) Amazon ECS
7 3 (3.41%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (3.41%) CloudFront
8 2 (2.27%) Apigee
8 2 (2.27%) Heroku
8 2 (2.27%) Office 365
8 2 (2.27%) Power Platform
8 2 (2.27%) Yammer
9 1 (1.14%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (1.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.55%) HTTPS
2 2 (2.27%) DHCP
2 2 (2.27%) DKIM
2 2 (2.27%) DMARC
2 2 (2.27%) DNS
2 2 (2.27%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (2.27%) FTP
2 2 (2.27%) IMAP
2 2 (2.27%) POP3
2 2 (2.27%) SAN
2 2 (2.27%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (29.55%) SQL Server
2 17 (19.32%) Relational Database
3 14 (15.91%) MongoDB
4 11 (12.50%) DB2
4 11 (12.50%) Informix
5 8 (9.09%) MySQL
6 4 (4.55%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (4.55%) GIS
6 4 (4.55%) Redis
7 3 (3.41%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (2.27%) Neo4j
8 2 (2.27%) NoSQL
8 2 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (2.27%) Power BI
8 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (1.14%) Big Data
9 1 (1.14%) HPCC
9 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 36 (40.91%) Git (software)
2 13 (14.77%) Jenkins
3 7 (7.95%) Selenium
3 7 (7.95%) Visual Studio Team System
4 5 (5.68%) Subversion
5 4 (4.55%) JUnit
5 4 (4.55%) Liquibase
5 4 (4.55%) Maven
6 2 (2.27%) SonarQube
7 1 (1.14%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.14%) Fiddler
7 1 (1.14%) git-flow
7 1 (1.14%) PHPUnit
7 1 (1.14%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (9.09%) Finance
2 7 (7.95%) Retail
3 6 (6.82%) Banking
3 6 (6.82%) Publishing
4 4 (4.55%) Billing
4 4 (4.55%) Games
4 4 (4.55%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 52 (59.09%) Developer
2 16 (18.18%) Software Developer
3 13 (14.77%) Java Developer
4 7 (7.95%) Senior Developer
5 6 (6.82%) Automation Engineer
5 6 (6.82%) Junior
5 6 (6.82%) Junior Developer
5 6 (6.82%) Junior Software Developer
6 5 (5.68%) .NET Developer
6 5 (5.68%) Analyst
6 5 (5.68%) Consultant
6 5 (5.68%) Python Developer
6 5 (5.68%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (5.68%) Senior Automation Engineer
6 5 (5.68%) Software Engineer
7 4 (4.55%) Data Engineer
7 4 (4.55%) Graduate
7 4 (4.55%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 3 (3.41%) Senior Data Engineer
8 3 (3.41%) Senior QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (36.36%) Spring
2 24 (27.27%) HTML
3 23 (26.14%) Node.js
4 20 (22.73%) CSS
4 20 (22.73%) Hibernate
5 18 (20.45%) J2EE
6 17 (19.32%) REST
7 15 (17.05%) SOAP
7 15 (17.05%) XML
8 11 (12.50%) Kafka
8 11 (12.50%) TensorFlow
9 9 (10.23%) .NET
10 7 (7.95%) AngularJS
10 7 (7.95%) ASP.NET
10 7 (7.95%) JSON
10 7 (7.95%) React
10 7 (7.95%) Spring Boot
11 5 (5.68%) JMS
11 5 (5.68%) RESTful
12 4 (4.55%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (10.23%) User Experience
3 7 (7.95%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.27%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.27%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.27%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 25 (28.41%) Linux
2 10 (11.36%) Windows
3 8 (9.09%) Mac OS
4 4 (4.55%) Android
4 4 (4.55%) Apple iOS
4 4 (4.55%) Unix
5 2 (2.27%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (56.82%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (29.55%) Scrum
3 22 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 21 (23.86%) DevOps
5 16 (18.18%) Microservices
6 14 (15.91%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (13.64%) Front End Development
7 12 (13.64%) Unit Testing
7 12 (13.64%) Web Development
8 10 (11.36%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (11.36%) Software Engineering
9 9 (10.23%) OO
9 9 (10.23%) Problem-Solving
9 9 (10.23%) SOA
9 9 (10.23%) TDD
10 8 (9.09%) BDD
10 8 (9.09%) Data Modelling
10 8 (9.09%) Mentoring
11 7 (7.95%) OOP
11 7 (7.95%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (53.41%) Java
2 34 (38.64%) JavaScript
3 29 (32.95%) SQL
4 27 (30.68%) Python
5 16 (18.18%) C#
6 13 (14.77%) C++
7 12 (13.64%) Go
8 11 (12.50%) Groovy
9 8 (9.09%) PHP
10 3 (3.41%) C
10 3 (3.41%) T-SQL
10 3 (3.41%) VB
11 2 (2.27%) ABAP
11 2 (2.27%) ActionScript
11 2 (2.27%) ActionScript 2.0
11 2 (2.27%) PowerShell
11 2 (2.27%) Scala
12 1 (1.14%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.14%) Ruby
12 1 (1.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (14.77%) Degree
2 3 (3.41%) ISEB
2 3 (3.41%) ISEB Practitioner
3 2 (2.27%) CISM
3 2 (2.27%) CISSP
3 2 (2.27%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 16 (18.18%) Docker
2 2 (2.27%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.27%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (7.95%) Kubernetes
2 5 (5.68%) Ansible
2 5 (5.68%) Terraform
3 3 (3.41%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.41%) Puppet
4 2 (2.27%) AirWatch
4 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 15 (17.05%) Oracle
2 13 (14.77%) IBM
3 12 (13.64%) Microsoft
4 5 (5.68%) Google
5 4 (4.55%) Guidewire
6 2 (2.27%) Forcepoint
6 2 (2.27%) MobileIron
6 2 (2.27%) SAP
6 2 (2.27%) WSO2
7 1 (1.14%) Zend