The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Walsall 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 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Services
West Midlands / Walsall
Rank 9 14 17
Rank change year-on-year +5 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 2 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Walsall 5.26% 8.40% 1.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.00% 17.74% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 0
Median salary £31,500 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.00% -  
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -1.12% +4.70%  

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 Walsall with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Walsall
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 8 62 39
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Walsall 21.05% 47.33% 51.32%
Number of salaries quoted 7 58 28
Median salary £39,000 £67,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -42.22% +80.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,900 £47,500 £90,000
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 Walsall

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Walsall 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 Walsall

Web Services
Salary Trend in Walsall

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Web Services in Walsall.

Salary trend for Web Services in Walsall

Web Services
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Walsall region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) QA
2 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (60.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (60.00%) MySQL
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) SEO
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) RESTful
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (40.00%) SaaS
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) Analytics
3 2 (40.00%) Google Analytics
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Ajax
3 2 (40.00%) Google
3 2 (40.00%) Web Development
4 1 (20.00%) Web Testing

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall 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:

Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Google Analytics
1 2 (40.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) MySQL
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) QA Tester
1 2 (40.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) QA Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) Ajax
1 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) HTML5
1 2 (40.00%) jQuery
1 2 (40.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Regression Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (40.00%) Analytics
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) SEO
3 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Web Development
4 1 (20.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Google