Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 15 30
Rank change year-on-year -5 +15 +11
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 92 131 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 10.48% 12.58% 7.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 24.47% 31.80% 24.48%
Number of salaries quoted 74 104 68
Watford median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.64% - +22.22%
10th Percentile £26,875 £37,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £68,375 £65,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%

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 Watford with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Watford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 376 412 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 42.82% 39.58% 29.73%
Number of salaries quoted 318 337 235
Watford median annual salary £51,250 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% -9.09% +22.22%
10th Percentile £31,250 £33,750 £35,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £73,250
Hertfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +8.25% +2.11% +5.56%

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

Job postings citing Web Services as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Watford.

Job vacancy trend for Web Services in Watford

Web Services
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Web Services in Watford

Web Services
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Web Services in Watford over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Web Services in Watford

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, 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 Watford region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 61 (66.30%) Java
2 55 (59.78%) SQL
3 39 (42.39%) J2EE
4 35 (38.04%) Oracle
4 35 (38.04%) Spring
5 34 (36.96%) Amazon AWS
6 33 (35.87%) WebSphere
7 32 (34.78%) IBM
8 31 (33.70%) Git (software)
9 30 (32.61%) Relational Database
10 29 (31.52%) Linux
11 28 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
12 27 (29.35%) SQL Server
13 26 (28.26%) Eclipse
13 26 (28.26%) Hibernate
14 25 (27.17%) .NET
14 25 (27.17%) JavaScript
14 25 (27.17%) Microsoft Azure
15 24 (26.09%) SOAP
15 24 (26.09%) MVC
16 23 (25.00%) HTML
16 23 (25.00%) Tomcat
17 22 (23.91%) REST
18 21 (22.83%) JIRA
18 21 (22.83%) jQuery
19 20 (21.74%) Jenkins
19 20 (21.74%) Enterprise Software
20 19 (20.65%) JSP
20 19 (20.65%) XML
21 18 (19.57%) NoSQL

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 33 (35.87%) WebSphere
2 23 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 13 (14.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 11 (11.96%) MQSeries
5 8 (8.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 8 (8.70%) Apache
5 8 (8.70%) OpenStack
5 8 (8.70%) WebSphere Application Server
6 7 (7.61%) Oracle Service Bus
7 6 (6.52%) CMS
7 6 (6.52%) WebLogic
8 5 (5.43%) GlassFish
8 5 (5.43%) JBoss
9 2 (2.17%) Apache Solr
9 2 (2.17%) CoreMedia CMS
9 2 (2.17%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (1.09%) Cloud Foundry
Business Applications
1 8 (8.70%) Magento
2 2 (2.17%) Fredhopper
2 2 (2.17%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 34 (36.96%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (27.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (6.52%) IaaS
3 6 (6.52%) PaaS
4 5 (5.43%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (5.43%) SaaS
5 2 (2.17%) Boomi
5 2 (2.17%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.09%) Google Compute Engine
6 1 (1.09%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (1.09%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 16 (17.39%) Internet
2 12 (13.04%) DNS
3 11 (11.96%) Firewall
4 8 (8.70%) Reverse Proxy
4 8 (8.70%) TCP/IP
4 8 (8.70%) VPN
5 6 (6.52%) SSL
6 5 (5.43%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (32.61%) Relational Database
2 27 (29.35%) SQL Server
3 18 (19.57%) NoSQL
4 15 (16.30%) MongoDB
5 8 (8.70%) Oracle Database
5 8 (8.70%) RDBMS
6 7 (7.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (6.52%) Big Data
7 6 (6.52%) DB2
7 6 (6.52%) Jackrabbit
7 6 (6.52%) Oracle Database 12c
7 6 (6.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (5.43%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (5.43%) MS Access
8 5 (5.43%) Power BI
8 5 (5.43%) SAP Data Services
8 5 (5.43%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (5.43%) SQL Server 2016
8 5 (5.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (2.17%) Endeca
Development Applications
1 31 (33.70%) Git (software)
2 26 (28.26%) Eclipse
3 21 (22.83%) JIRA
4 20 (21.74%) Jenkins
5 17 (18.48%) Rational Team Concert
6 10 (10.87%) Subversion
7 7 (7.61%) JUnit
7 7 (7.61%) Mockito
7 7 (7.61%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (6.52%) Ant
8 6 (6.52%) Log4j
8 6 (6.52%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
9 3 (3.26%) Cucumber
9 3 (3.26%) Selenium
10 2 (2.17%) ProC
11 1 (1.09%) Capybara
11 1 (1.09%) Maven
11 1 (1.09%) PhantomJS
11 1 (1.09%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 4 (4.35%) Finance
1 4 (4.35%) French Language
1 4 (4.35%) German Language
1 4 (4.35%) Swedish Language
2 3 (3.26%) Marketing
3 2 (2.17%) Games
4 1 (1.09%) Law
Job Titles
1 79 (85.87%) Developer
2 35 (38.04%) Java Developer
3 34 (36.96%) Senior Developer
4 23 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 17 (18.48%) .NET Developer
6 9 (9.78%) Architect
7 8 (8.70%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 8 (8.70%) Graduate
7 8 (8.70%) Graduate Developer
7 8 (8.70%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 8 (8.70%) Software Engineer
8 7 (7.61%) Infrastructure Architect
8 7 (7.61%) Software Developer
9 6 (6.52%) Lead Architect
9 6 (6.52%) Lead Developer
10 5 (5.43%) AWS Developer
10 5 (5.43%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 5 (5.43%) Lead .NET Developer
10 5 (5.43%) SQL Developer
10 5 (5.43%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (42.39%) J2EE
2 35 (38.04%) Spring
3 26 (28.26%) Hibernate
4 25 (27.17%) .NET
5 24 (26.09%) SOAP
6 23 (25.00%) HTML
7 22 (23.91%) REST
8 21 (22.83%) jQuery
9 19 (20.65%) JSP
9 19 (20.65%) XML
10 13 (14.13%) JMS
10 13 (14.13%) XSD
11 12 (13.04%) EJB
11 12 (13.04%) Java EE
12 11 (11.96%) JSON
12 11 (11.96%) RESTful
12 11 (11.96%) Servlets
13 10 (10.87%) XHTML
14 9 (9.78%) Ajax
14 9 (9.78%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 20 (21.74%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (14.13%) Computer Science
3 10 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (8.70%) Hybrid Cloud
4 8 (8.70%) Replication
5 5 (5.43%) Linux Command Line
6 4 (4.35%) Management Information System
6 4 (4.35%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (2.17%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.17%) Mainframe
7 2 (2.17%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.17%) Smartphone
7 2 (2.17%) Virtual Team
8 1 (1.09%) Cloud Native
8 1 (1.09%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 29 (31.52%) Linux
2 13 (14.13%) Unix
3 6 (6.52%) HPUX
3 6 (6.52%) Solaris
4 3 (3.26%) Windows
5 2 (2.17%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (26.09%) MVC
3 17 (18.48%) SOA
4 15 (16.30%) Dependency Injection
4 15 (16.30%) OO
5 14 (15.22%) Migration
6 13 (14.13%) E-Commerce
7 12 (13.04%) Problem-Solving
8 11 (11.96%) Auto-Scaling
9 10 (10.87%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (10.87%) TDD
10 9 (9.78%) Scrum
10 9 (9.78%) SDLC
10 9 (9.78%) Unit Testing
11 8 (8.70%) Analytics
11 8 (8.70%) Data Analytics
11 8 (8.70%) Data Migration
11 8 (8.70%) Mathematics
11 8 (8.70%) Physics
11 8 (8.70%) Scaled Agile Framework
Programming Languages
1 61 (66.30%) Java
2 55 (59.78%) SQL
3 25 (27.17%) JavaScript
4 18 (19.57%) Groovy
5 17 (18.48%) C#
5 17 (18.48%) PL/SQL
6 14 (15.22%) T-SQL
7 11 (11.96%) Bash Shell
8 10 (10.87%) PowerShell
9 6 (6.52%) Perl
10 5 (5.43%) Shell Script
10 5 (5.43%) VBA
11 3 (3.26%) AWK
11 3 (3.26%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (9.78%) Degree
2 8 (8.70%) PhD
3 5 (5.43%) AWS Certification
4 4 (4.35%) Master's Degree
5 1 (1.09%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.09%) MCSE
5 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.61%) QA
2 2 (2.17%) SLA
3 1 (1.09%) GCP
System Software
1 3 (3.26%) Hyper-V
1 3 (3.26%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (2.17%) Docker
2 2 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (6.52%) Puppet
2 5 (5.43%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.09%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (1.09%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.09%) MOM
3 1 (1.09%) Terraform
Vendors
1 35 (38.04%) Oracle
2 32 (34.78%) IBM
3 13 (14.13%) Microsoft
4 10 (10.87%) Talend
5 8 (8.70%) Blue Martini
5 8 (8.70%) Demandware
5 8 (8.70%) Elastic Path
5 8 (8.70%) hybris
6 7 (7.61%) SAP
7 6 (6.52%) ATG
8 4 (4.35%) VMware
9 3 (3.26%) Xamarin
10 2 (2.17%) Adobe
10 2 (2.17%) Dell
10 2 (2.17%) Google
10 2 (2.17%) MuleSoft
10 2 (2.17%) TIBCO
10 2 (2.17%) webMethods
10 2 (2.17%) WSO2
11 1 (1.09%) EMC