Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 21 32
Rank change year-on-year +13 +11 +19
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 163 85 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 16.70% 8.20% 8.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 36.88% 27.60% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 133 76 68
Watford median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £46,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +17.65% -15.00%
10th Percentile £40,000 £42,500 £25,325
90th Percentile £67,250 £62,500 £57,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +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 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 442 308 340
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 45.29% 29.70% 32.20%
Number of salaries quoted 381 283 270
Watford median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +22.22% -5.26%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £76,750 £67,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -

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 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Web Services in Watford

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Watford region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 98 (60.12%) REST
2 94 (57.67%) Agile Software Development
3 87 (53.37%) .NET
4 84 (51.53%) SOAP
5 79 (48.47%) JavaScript
6 70 (42.94%) C#
7 63 (38.65%) SQL
8 58 (35.58%) Java
9 57 (34.97%) Amazon AWS
10 53 (32.52%) MongoDB
11 50 (30.67%) HTML
11 50 (30.67%) XML
12 46 (28.22%) MVC
13 41 (25.15%) CSS
14 35 (21.47%) OO
15 33 (20.25%) Dependency Injection
16 32 (19.63%) Software Engineering
17 31 (19.02%) Git (software)
17 31 (19.02%) RESTful
18 28 (17.18%) Scrum
18 28 (17.18%) OOP
19 27 (16.56%) jQuery
19 27 (16.56%) Unit Testing
19 27 (16.56%) NoSQL
20 26 (15.95%) T-SQL
21 25 (15.34%) Performance Tuning
22 24 (14.72%) Microsoft
22 24 (14.72%) PowerShell
22 24 (14.72%) Spring
23 23 (14.11%) UML

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 12 (7.36%) Apache
2 10 (6.13%) Tomcat
3 8 (4.91%) SharePoint
4 7 (4.29%) WebLogic
5 4 (2.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 4 (2.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (2.45%) WebSphere
5 4 (2.45%) WordPress
6 3 (1.84%) CMS
6 3 (1.84%) MQSeries
6 3 (1.84%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (1.23%) Drupal
8 1 (0.61%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 7 (4.29%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (3.68%) Magento
2 4 (2.45%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 57 (34.97%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (11.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (4.91%) Office 365
4 5 (3.07%) SaaS
5 2 (1.23%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.61%) Akamai
6 1 (0.61%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 18 (11.04%) DNS
1 18 (11.04%) Firewall
2 13 (7.98%) Internet
3 10 (6.13%) HTTP
4 3 (1.84%) Intranet
4 3 (1.84%) LDAP
4 3 (1.84%) SSH
4 3 (1.84%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (32.52%) MongoDB
2 27 (16.56%) NoSQL
3 21 (12.88%) SQL Server
4 20 (12.27%) SQL Server 2014
5 16 (9.82%) Data Warehouse
5 16 (9.82%) MS Access
5 16 (9.82%) Power BI
5 16 (9.82%) SQL Server 2012
5 16 (9.82%) SQL Server 2016
5 16 (9.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 16 (9.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (8.59%) SAP Data Services
7 9 (5.52%) SAP BW
8 7 (4.29%) Relational Database
9 6 (3.68%) MySQL
9 6 (3.68%) Oracle Database
9 6 (3.68%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (1.84%) DB2
10 3 (1.84%) Jackrabbit
10 3 (1.84%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 31 (19.02%) Git (software)
2 18 (11.04%) JUnit
2 18 (11.04%) Maven
3 17 (10.43%) Subversion
4 16 (9.82%) Team Foundation Server
5 14 (8.59%) JBehave
5 14 (8.59%) WebDriver
6 13 (7.98%) Cucumber
7 12 (7.36%) Selenium
8 9 (5.52%) Bitbucket
8 9 (5.52%) jMock
9 8 (4.91%) Jenkins
10 5 (3.07%) JIRA
11 4 (2.45%) Eclipse
11 4 (2.45%) gulp
11 4 (2.45%) Karma Test Runner
11 4 (2.45%) Mockito
11 4 (2.45%) RSpec
12 3 (1.84%) Ant
12 3 (1.84%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 22 (13.50%) Finance
1 22 (13.50%) Retail
2 11 (6.75%) Financial Institution
3 5 (3.07%) Games
4 4 (2.45%) Banking
5 2 (1.23%) Marketing
6 1 (0.61%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 116 (71.17%) Developer
2 49 (30.06%) .NET Developer
3 34 (20.86%) C# .NET Developer
3 34 (20.86%) C# Developer
4 28 (17.18%) Senior Developer
5 24 (14.72%) Java Developer
6 18 (11.04%) Agile Developer
7 16 (9.82%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 16 (9.82%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 14 (8.59%) Analyst
8 14 (8.59%) Java Engineer
8 14 (8.59%) Senior .NET Developer
8 14 (8.59%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 14 (8.59%) Senior C# Developer
8 14 (8.59%) SOA Analyst
8 14 (8.59%) SQL Analyst
8 14 (8.59%) Systems Analyst
8 14 (8.59%) Unix Analyst
8 14 (8.59%) XML Analyst
9 13 (7.98%) Azure Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (60.12%) REST
2 87 (53.37%) .NET
3 84 (51.53%) SOAP
4 50 (30.67%) HTML
4 50 (30.67%) XML
5 41 (25.15%) CSS
6 31 (19.02%) RESTful
7 27 (16.56%) jQuery
8 24 (14.72%) Spring
9 16 (9.82%) MDX
10 14 (8.59%) AngularJS
10 14 (8.59%) XHTML
11 13 (7.98%) JAX-RS
12 12 (7.36%) ASP.NET
13 11 (6.75%) ASP.NET MVC
13 11 (6.75%) Gherkin
13 11 (6.75%) J2EE
13 11 (6.75%) JSON
14 10 (6.13%) WCF
14 10 (6.13%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.98%) User Experience
2 12 (7.36%) Computer Science
3 10 (6.13%) RIA
4 5 (3.07%) Fintech
5 4 (2.45%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.45%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.45%) Smartphone
6 3 (1.84%) PKI
6 3 (1.84%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.61%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.61%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 21 (12.88%) Unix
2 17 (10.43%) Linux
3 6 (3.68%) Solaris
4 4 (2.45%) Mac OS X
5 3 (1.84%) AIX
5 3 (1.84%) HPUX
5 3 (1.84%) Windows
6 2 (1.23%) Android
6 2 (1.23%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.61%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (57.67%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (28.22%) MVC
3 35 (21.47%) OO
4 33 (20.25%) Dependency Injection
5 32 (19.63%) Software Engineering
6 28 (17.18%) OOP
6 28 (17.18%) Scrum
7 27 (16.56%) Unit Testing
8 25 (15.34%) Performance Tuning
9 23 (14.11%) UML
10 21 (12.88%) SOLID
11 20 (12.27%) E-Commerce
11 20 (12.27%) SOA
12 16 (9.82%) Business Intelligence
12 16 (9.82%) Data Modelling
12 16 (9.82%) Database Tuning
12 16 (9.82%) ETL
12 16 (9.82%) ETL Development
12 16 (9.82%) Kimball Methodology
12 16 (9.82%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 79 (48.47%) JavaScript
2 70 (42.94%) C#
3 63 (38.65%) SQL
4 58 (35.58%) Java
5 26 (15.95%) T-SQL
6 24 (14.72%) PowerShell
7 18 (11.04%) Shell Script
8 16 (9.82%) VBA
9 9 (5.52%) Perl
10 7 (4.29%) PL/SQL
10 7 (4.29%) Python
11 6 (3.68%) PHP
12 4 (2.45%) ES6
12 4 (2.45%) Ruby
13 3 (1.84%) Bash Shell
13 3 (1.84%) Bourne shell
13 3 (1.84%) C-shell
14 1 (0.61%) AWK
14 1 (0.61%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (7.98%) Degree
2 3 (1.84%) CISSP
3 2 (1.23%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.61%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (11.66%) QA
2 5 (3.07%) SLA
3 3 (1.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.61%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (3.07%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (2.45%) Capistrano
1 4 (2.45%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.84%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 24 (14.72%) Microsoft
2 20 (12.27%) IBM
3 16 (9.82%) Cognos
4 11 (6.75%) SAP
5 10 (6.13%) Oracle
6 4 (2.45%) Zend
7 3 (1.84%) ATG
7 3 (1.84%) Blue Martini
7 3 (1.84%) BMC
7 3 (1.84%) Elastic Path
7 3 (1.84%) Red Hat
7 3 (1.84%) Thales
7 3 (1.84%) VocaLink
8 2 (1.23%) Adobe
8 2 (1.23%) Demandware
8 2 (1.23%) hybris
8 2 (1.23%) Sybase
9 1 (0.61%) Interwoven
9 1 (0.61%) Splunk
9 1 (0.61%) Sun