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 3 months to 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
UK / Wales
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 30 33
Rank change year-on-year +9 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 103 84 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 9.46% 6.27% 5.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.06% 17.46% 17.83%
Number of salaries quoted 77 75 68
Median salary £45,269 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.71% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,600 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,298 £45,000 £42,300
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  

Web Services is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 411 481 460
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 37.74% 35.90% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 354 419 383
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales citing Web Services as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 26 April 2017.

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 3 months to 26 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +12 77 £45,269 +13.17% 10
Mid Wales - 14 £43,000 -
West Wales -7 4 £45,269 +74.11%
Web Services
UK

For the 6 months to 26 April 2017, IT jobs citing Web Services also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 101 (53.72%) .NET
2 99 (52.66%) C#
3 96 (51.06%) Agile Software Development
4 90 (47.87%) SOAP
5 89 (47.34%) Java
6 86 (45.74%) SQL Server
7 80 (42.55%) SQL
8 78 (41.49%) MVC
9 77 (40.96%) ASP.NET
10 71 (37.77%) Spring
11 69 (36.70%) REST
12 67 (35.64%) XML
13 61 (32.45%) Software Engineering
14 58 (30.85%) RESTful
15 57 (30.32%) Maven
15 57 (30.32%) Hibernate
16 55 (29.26%) HTML
16 55 (29.26%) ASP.NET Web API
17 53 (28.19%) ASP.NET MVC
17 53 (28.19%) Microsoft
18 49 (26.06%) .NET Framework
19 47 (25.00%) Subversion
20 45 (23.94%) Unit Testing
20 45 (23.94%) Oracle
20 45 (23.94%) Scrum
21 44 (23.40%) Visual Studio
22 43 (22.87%) Finance
23 42 (22.34%) TDD
23 42 (22.34%) SQL Server 2012
24 39 (20.74%) Tomcat

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 39 (20.74%) Tomcat
2 35 (18.62%) WebSphere
3 33 (17.55%) IIS
4 21 (11.17%) BizTalk Server
5 11 (5.85%) CMS
6 10 (5.32%) Elasticsearch
6 10 (5.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 8 (4.26%) SharePoint
8 6 (3.19%) JBoss
9 4 (2.13%) Apache
9 4 (2.13%) Sitecore CMS
9 4 (2.13%) Umbraco
10 3 (1.60%) nginx
10 3 (1.60%) OpenStack
10 3 (1.60%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (1.06%) Alfresco
11 2 (1.06%) Documentum
11 2 (1.06%) Drupal
11 2 (1.06%) FileNet
11 2 (1.06%) LiveLink
Business Applications
1 12 (6.38%) Oracle HRMS
2 8 (4.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (2.13%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.53%) Compiere
4 1 (0.53%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.53%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.53%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 36 (19.15%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (9.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (4.79%) SaaS
4 3 (1.60%) IaaS
4 3 (1.60%) PaaS
5 2 (1.06%) GitHub
5 2 (1.06%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.06%) Office 365
6 1 (0.53%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.66%) HTTP
2 3 (1.60%) Firewall
3 2 (1.06%) Intranet
3 2 (1.06%) LDAP
4 1 (0.53%) Broadband
4 1 (0.53%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (45.74%) SQL Server
2 42 (22.34%) SQL Server 2012
3 24 (12.77%) MySQL
4 18 (9.57%) Relational Database
5 17 (9.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (5.85%) Apache Cassandra
7 9 (4.79%) Big Data
7 9 (4.79%) MongoDB
8 8 (4.26%) NoSQL
9 6 (3.19%) Oracle Reports
9 6 (3.19%) RDBMS
10 5 (2.66%) Neo4j
10 5 (2.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (1.60%) Oracle Database
12 2 (1.06%) Apache Hive
12 2 (1.06%) Data Lake
12 2 (1.06%) Hadoop
12 2 (1.06%) HBase
12 2 (1.06%) Presto
12 2 (1.06%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 57 (30.32%) Maven
2 47 (25.00%) Subversion
3 44 (23.40%) Visual Studio
4 35 (18.62%) Eclipse
5 31 (16.49%) Git (software)
6 12 (6.38%) Mercurial
7 9 (4.79%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (3.72%) Artifactory
8 7 (3.72%) Selenium
9 6 (3.19%) IntelliJ
10 5 (2.66%) Cucumber
10 5 (2.66%) SpecFlow
11 3 (1.60%) Jenkins
11 3 (1.60%) JMeter
12 2 (1.06%) Ant
12 2 (1.06%) NUnit
12 2 (1.06%) Xcode
13 1 (0.53%) Bitbucket
13 1 (0.53%) Octopus Deploy
13 1 (0.53%) PHPUnit
General
1 43 (22.87%) Finance
2 11 (5.85%) Advertising
3 6 (3.19%) Banking
3 6 (3.19%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.06%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.53%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 88 (46.81%) Developer
2 42 (22.34%) Java Developer
3 33 (17.55%) Software Engineer
4 31 (16.49%) Analyst
5 24 (12.77%) Senior Analyst
6 20 (10.64%) .NET Developer
6 20 (10.64%) C# Developer
7 17 (9.04%) .NET Software Engineer
8 14 (7.45%) C# Software Engineer
8 14 (7.45%) Java Engineer
8 14 (7.45%) Java Software Engineer
8 14 (7.45%) Senior Developer
9 11 (5.85%) Senior Solutions Analyst
9 11 (5.85%) Senior Systems Analyst
9 11 (5.85%) Solutions Analyst
9 11 (5.85%) Systems Analyst
10 9 (4.79%) Senior Java Developer
11 8 (4.26%) Administrator
11 8 (4.26%) BizTalk Administrator
12 6 (3.19%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (53.72%) .NET
2 90 (47.87%) SOAP
3 77 (40.96%) ASP.NET
4 71 (37.77%) Spring
5 69 (36.70%) REST
6 67 (35.64%) XML
7 58 (30.85%) RESTful
8 57 (30.32%) Hibernate
9 55 (29.26%) ASP.NET Web API
9 55 (29.26%) HTML
10 53 (28.19%) ASP.NET MVC
11 49 (26.06%) .NET Framework
12 32 (17.02%) CSS
12 32 (17.02%) EJB
12 32 (17.02%) Java SE
13 27 (14.36%) Middleware
14 19 (10.11%) CSS3
14 19 (10.11%) HTML5
14 19 (10.11%) WCF
15 17 (9.04%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 34 (18.09%) User Experience
2 33 (17.55%) Enterprise Software
3 25 (13.30%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (12.77%) Mainframe
5 23 (12.23%) Computer Science
6 21 (11.17%) Management Information System
7 15 (7.98%) Mobile App
8 6 (3.19%) Fintech
9 5 (2.66%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (1.60%) Private Cloud
11 2 (1.06%) Digital Media
11 2 (1.06%) Digital TV
11 2 (1.06%) e-Learning
11 2 (1.06%) W3C
12 1 (0.53%) Oculus Rift
12 1 (0.53%) Raspberry Pi
12 1 (0.53%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 25 (13.30%) Windows
2 10 (5.32%) Windows Server
3 9 (4.79%) Linux
4 6 (3.19%) Android
5 5 (2.66%) Apple iOS
5 5 (2.66%) Unix
6 3 (1.60%) Mac OS
6 3 (1.60%) OpenBSD
6 3 (1.60%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.53%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (51.06%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (41.49%) MVC
3 61 (32.45%) Software Engineering
4 45 (23.94%) Scrum
4 45 (23.94%) Unit Testing
5 42 (22.34%) TDD
6 35 (18.62%) BDD
6 35 (18.62%) Continuous Deployment
7 31 (16.49%) Customer Insight
7 31 (16.49%) Performance Optimisation
7 31 (16.49%) Web Development
8 26 (13.83%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 22 (11.70%) Continuous Integration
10 21 (11.17%) Data Integration
11 20 (10.64%) ETL
12 19 (10.11%) Continuous Improvement
12 19 (10.11%) Kanban
13 17 (9.04%) Automated Testing
14 16 (8.51%) OO
15 14 (7.45%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 99 (52.66%) C#
2 89 (47.34%) Java
3 80 (42.55%) SQL
4 36 (19.15%) JavaScript
5 17 (9.04%) VB.NET
6 13 (6.91%) PHP
7 12 (6.38%) Python
8 7 (3.72%) PowerShell
9 6 (3.19%) T-SQL
10 4 (2.13%) C
11 3 (1.60%) Groovy
11 3 (1.60%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.60%) TypeScript
12 2 (1.06%) Apex Code
12 2 (1.06%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.06%) SOQL
13 1 (0.53%) ABAP
13 1 (0.53%) Scala
Qualifications
1 37 (19.68%) Degree
2 7 (3.72%) HND
3 6 (3.19%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.53%) CISSP
4 1 (0.53%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (15.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 29 (15.43%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 3 (1.60%) QA
3 3 (1.60%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (4.26%) Active Directory
2 7 (3.72%) Docker
3 5 (2.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.06%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.53%) HDFS
5 1 (0.53%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 6 (3.19%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 3 (1.60%) Terraform
3 1 (0.53%) Ansible
3 1 (0.53%) Grafana
3 1 (0.53%) Kibana
3 1 (0.53%) logstash
Vendors
1 53 (28.19%) Microsoft
2 45 (23.94%) Oracle
3 37 (19.68%) IBM
4 6 (3.19%) Sitecore
5 5 (2.66%) VMware
6 4 (2.13%) Perforce
7 3 (1.60%) Red Hat
7 3 (1.60%) Sencha
8 2 (1.06%) Adobe
8 2 (1.06%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.06%) FatWire
8 2 (1.06%) Google
8 2 (1.06%) Interwoven
8 2 (1.06%) Nagra
8 2 (1.06%) OpenText
8 2 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.06%) Vignette
8 2 (1.06%) Xamarin
8 2 (1.06%) Xerox
8 2 (1.06%) Zend
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