Period
to 24 August 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 24 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
UK > Wales
6 months to
24 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 49 30 30
Rank change year-on-year -19 0 +10
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 90 144 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 4.75% 7.48% 7.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.55% 20.99% 20.35%
Number of salaries quoted 68 102 144
Wales median annual salary £37,750 £46,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.38% +2.78% +12.50%
10th Percentile £30,438 £33,173 £31,500
90th Percentile £50,750 £67,375 £90,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +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 717 686 747
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 37.82% 35.64% 35.61%
Number of salaries quoted 651 555 694
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £61,250 £54,724
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +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 24 August 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 24 August 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 84 £37,750 -16.11% 15
North Wales -5 6 - - 1
Web Services
UK

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 59 (65.56%) Java
2 47 (52.22%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (44.44%) Spring
4 39 (43.33%) Git (software)
5 31 (34.44%) JavaScript
6 30 (33.33%) Hibernate
7 29 (32.22%) Python
8 27 (30.00%) SQL
8 27 (30.00%) SQL Server
8 27 (30.00%) Scrum
8 27 (30.00%) Relational Database
9 25 (27.78%) Test Automation
9 25 (27.78%) WebSphere
9 25 (27.78%) Tomcat
10 23 (25.56%) J2EE
11 22 (24.44%) Linux
11 22 (24.44%) IBM
11 22 (24.44%) Jenkins
12 21 (23.33%) Node.js
13 20 (22.22%) Oracle
14 18 (20.00%) HTML
14 18 (20.00%) Informix
14 18 (20.00%) GitHub
14 18 (20.00%) Groovy
14 18 (20.00%) TensorFlow
15 16 (17.78%) REST
15 16 (17.78%) SOAP
16 15 (16.67%) Software Engineering
16 15 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
17 14 (15.56%) Web Development

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 25 (27.78%) Tomcat
1 25 (27.78%) WebSphere
2 12 (13.33%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (5.56%) Apache
3 5 (5.56%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (3.33%) IIS
4 3 (3.33%) JBoss
4 3 (3.33%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.22%) CMS
5 2 (2.22%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (2.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.11%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 18 (20.00%) GitHub
2 11 (12.22%) AWS
3 10 (11.11%) Azure
4 4 (4.44%) Serverless
5 3 (3.33%) GCP
5 3 (3.33%) Office 365
5 3 (3.33%) Power Platform
6 2 (2.22%) Apigee
6 2 (2.22%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (2.22%) Yammer
7 1 (1.11%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.11%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (1.11%) Amazon S3
7 1 (1.11%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (1.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.44%) HTTPS
2 2 (2.22%) DHCP
2 2 (2.22%) DKIM
2 2 (2.22%) DMARC
2 2 (2.22%) DNS
2 2 (2.22%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (2.22%) IMAP
2 2 (2.22%) POP3
2 2 (2.22%) SAN
2 2 (2.22%) SMTP
3 1 (1.11%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (30.00%) Relational Database
1 27 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (20.00%) Informix
3 14 (15.56%) DB2
4 12 (13.33%) MongoDB
5 8 (8.89%) MySQL
6 4 (4.44%) GIS
6 4 (4.44%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (3.33%) NoSQL
7 3 (3.33%) Power BI
8 2 (2.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (2.22%) Neo4j
8 2 (2.22%) Redis
9 1 (1.11%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (1.11%) Big Data
9 1 (1.11%) HPCC
9 1 (1.11%) SAP HANA
9 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.11%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 39 (43.33%) Git (software)
2 22 (24.44%) Jenkins
3 7 (7.78%) Maven
3 7 (7.78%) Selenium
4 6 (6.67%) JUnit
5 5 (5.56%) Visual Studio Team System
6 4 (4.44%) Eclipse
6 4 (4.44%) Fiddler
6 4 (4.44%) SoapUI
6 4 (4.44%) Subversion
7 2 (2.22%) JIRA
7 2 (2.22%) Liquibase
7 2 (2.22%) PHPUnit
8 1 (1.11%) Appium
8 1 (1.11%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.11%) git-flow
8 1 (1.11%) Grunt
8 1 (1.11%) Mocha
8 1 (1.11%) SonarQube
8 1 (1.11%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (7.78%) Retail
2 6 (6.67%) Banking
2 6 (6.67%) Publishing
3 5 (5.56%) Public Sector
4 4 (4.44%) Games
5 2 (2.22%) Billing
5 2 (2.22%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 62 (68.89%) Developer
2 24 (26.67%) Java Developer
3 16 (17.78%) Software Developer
4 8 (8.89%) PHP Developer
5 7 (7.78%) Software Engineer
6 6 (6.67%) Analyst
6 6 (6.67%) Junior
6 6 (6.67%) Junior Developer
6 6 (6.67%) Junior Software Developer
7 5 (5.56%) Automation Engineer
7 5 (5.56%) J2EE Developer
7 5 (5.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 4 (4.44%) Data Engineer
8 4 (4.44%) Graduate
8 4 (4.44%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 4 (4.44%) Lead Developer
8 4 (4.44%) Senior Automation Engineer
9 3 (3.33%) .NET Developer
9 3 (3.33%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (3.33%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (44.44%) Spring
2 30 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 23 (25.56%) J2EE
4 21 (23.33%) Node.js
5 18 (20.00%) HTML
5 18 (20.00%) TensorFlow
6 16 (17.78%) REST
6 16 (17.78%) SOAP
7 13 (14.44%) CSS
8 11 (12.22%) Kafka
8 11 (12.22%) XML
9 8 (8.89%) .NET
9 8 (8.89%) JSON
10 6 (6.67%) RESTful
11 5 (5.56%) HTML5
11 5 (5.56%) JMS
11 5 (5.56%) Laravel
11 5 (5.56%) Spring Boot
12 4 (4.44%) OpenGL
12 4 (4.44%) React
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.44%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (10.00%) User Experience
3 5 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.33%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.22%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.22%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.11%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.11%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 22 (24.44%) Linux
2 8 (8.89%) Mac OS
3 7 (7.78%) Android
3 7 (7.78%) Windows
4 6 (6.67%) Apple iOS
5 4 (4.44%) Unix
6 2 (2.22%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (52.22%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (30.00%) Scrum
3 25 (27.78%) Test Automation
4 15 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 14 (15.56%) TDD
5 14 (15.56%) Web Development
6 13 (14.44%) DevOps
7 12 (13.33%) Front End Development
7 12 (13.33%) Unit Testing
8 11 (12.22%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (12.22%) OOP
9 10 (11.11%) BDD
9 10 (11.11%) OO
10 9 (10.00%) Mentoring
10 9 (10.00%) Microservices
11 8 (8.89%) Project Management
12 7 (7.78%) Collaborative Working
12 7 (7.78%) SDLC
13 6 (6.67%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 59 (65.56%) Java
2 31 (34.44%) JavaScript
3 29 (32.22%) Python
4 27 (30.00%) SQL
5 18 (20.00%) Groovy
6 13 (14.44%) C#
6 13 (14.44%) C++
6 13 (14.44%) Go
7 9 (10.00%) PHP
8 2 (2.22%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.22%) VB
9 1 (1.11%) ABAP
9 1 (1.11%) COBOL
9 1 (1.11%) Ruby
9 1 (1.11%) X++
Qualifications
1 6 (6.67%) Degree
2 3 (3.33%) ISEB
3 2 (2.22%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (1.11%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (1.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.11%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (8.89%) Docker
2 2 (2.22%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.11%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (2.22%) AirWatch
1 2 (2.22%) Ansible
1 2 (2.22%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (2.22%) Terraform
2 1 (1.11%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 22 (24.44%) IBM
2 20 (22.22%) Oracle
3 5 (5.56%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.33%) Google
5 2 (2.22%) Forcepoint
5 2 (2.22%) Guidewire
5 2 (2.22%) MobileIron
5 2 (2.22%) SAP
5 2 (2.22%) WSO2
5 2 (2.22%) Zend
6 1 (1.11%) Cypress Semiconductor