Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 8 23
Rank change year-on-year -9 +15 +4
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 111 160 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 11.61% 16.97% 7.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 27.68% 35.32% 25.64%
Number of salaries quoted 87 129 70
Watford median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% - +10.00%
10th Percentile £25,000 £41,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £62,000 £67,500 £62,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £46,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -15.45% +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 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 401 453 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 41.95% 48.04% 30.89%
Number of salaries quoted 319 383 285
Watford median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% -4.55% +22.22%
10th Percentile £31,250 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £74,000 £67,500 £77,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.00% - +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 13 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Web Services in Watford

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 71 (63.96%) Java
2 60 (54.05%) SQL
3 54 (48.65%) Amazon AWS
4 44 (39.64%) Migration
5 41 (36.94%) JavaScript
5 41 (36.94%) C#
6 39 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
7 37 (33.33%) Oracle
8 34 (30.63%) SQL Server
8 34 (30.63%) Linux
9 30 (27.03%) T-SQL
9 30 (27.03%) Microsoft Azure
10 29 (26.13%) Spring
10 29 (26.13%) Software Engineering
11 27 (24.32%) WebSphere
12 26 (23.42%) HTML
12 26 (23.42%) PL/SQL
12 26 (23.42%) .NET
12 26 (23.42%) SOA
13 25 (22.52%) Microsoft
13 25 (22.52%) Data Analysis
14 24 (21.62%) IBM
15 23 (20.72%) J2EE
15 23 (20.72%) Git (software)
16 21 (18.92%) Computer Science
16 21 (18.92%) MVC
16 21 (18.92%) DNS
17 20 (18.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 19 (17.12%) Enterprise Software
18 19 (17.12%) Hybrid Cloud

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 27 (24.32%) WebSphere
2 20 (18.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 18 (16.22%) OpenStack
4 14 (12.61%) Tomcat
5 13 (11.71%) GlassFish
5 13 (11.71%) JBoss
5 13 (11.71%) MQSeries
5 13 (11.71%) WebLogic
6 8 (7.21%) Oracle Service Bus
7 3 (2.70%) Apache
8 1 (0.90%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 1 (0.90%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 54 (48.65%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (27.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (16.22%) IaaS
4 15 (13.51%) PaaS
4 15 (13.51%) SaaS
5 13 (11.71%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 21 (18.92%) DNS
2 19 (17.12%) Firewall
2 19 (17.12%) Internet
3 18 (16.22%) Reverse Proxy
3 18 (16.22%) TCP/IP
3 18 (16.22%) VPN
4 13 (11.71%) SAN
5 8 (7.21%) SSL
6 1 (0.90%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (30.63%) SQL Server
2 16 (14.41%) Relational Database
3 13 (11.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (7.21%) MongoDB
4 8 (7.21%) MySQL
4 8 (7.21%) NoSQL
4 8 (7.21%) Oracle Database
4 8 (7.21%) Oracle Database 12c
5 5 (4.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.70%) MS Access
6 3 (2.70%) Power BI
6 3 (2.70%) SAP Data Services
6 3 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (2.70%) SQL Server 2016
6 3 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.80%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.90%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.90%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 23 (20.72%) Git (software)
2 16 (14.41%) JIRA
3 14 (12.61%) Eclipse
4 13 (11.71%) Jenkins
4 13 (11.71%) Rational Team Concert
5 6 (5.41%) Bitbucket
6 5 (4.50%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (2.70%) Subversion
8 2 (1.80%) ProC
9 1 (0.90%) Cucumber
General
1 10 (9.01%) French Language
1 10 (9.01%) German Language
1 10 (9.01%) Swedish Language
2 7 (6.31%) Finance
3 6 (5.41%) Banking
4 1 (0.90%) Games
Job Titles
1 71 (63.96%) Developer
2 23 (20.72%) Java Developer
2 23 (20.72%) Software Engineer
3 21 (18.92%) Senior Developer
4 19 (17.12%) Architect
4 19 (17.12%) Infrastructure Architect
5 18 (16.22%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 18 (16.22%) Graduate
5 18 (16.22%) Graduate Developer
5 18 (16.22%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 16 (14.41%) .NET Developer
7 15 (13.51%) Software Developer
8 14 (12.61%) C# Developer
8 14 (12.61%) Senior Java Developer
9 11 (9.91%) Cloud Architect
9 11 (9.91%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
10 9 (8.11%) C# .NET Developer
10 9 (8.11%) C# Software Developer
11 8 (7.21%) Data Centre Architect
11 8 (7.21%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (26.13%) Spring
2 26 (23.42%) .NET
2 26 (23.42%) HTML
3 23 (20.72%) J2EE
4 17 (15.32%) HTML5
4 17 (15.32%) RESTful
5 16 (14.41%) jQuery
6 15 (13.51%) Hibernate
6 15 (13.51%) SOAP
6 15 (13.51%) XML
7 14 (12.61%) Java EE
7 14 (12.61%) Java SE
8 13 (11.71%) ActiveMQ
8 13 (11.71%) EJB
8 13 (11.71%) EJB 3.0
8 13 (11.71%) HornetQ
8 13 (11.71%) JMS
8 13 (11.71%) WebSphere MQ
9 12 (10.81%) ASP.NET
10 10 (9.01%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (17.12%) Enterprise Software
1 19 (17.12%) Hybrid Cloud
2 18 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (16.22%) Replication
3 12 (10.81%) Linux Command Line
4 8 (7.21%) Data Centre
4 8 (7.21%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (5.41%) N-Tier
6 4 (3.60%) User Experience
7 3 (2.70%) Fintech
7 3 (2.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 34 (30.63%) Linux
2 16 (14.41%) Windows
3 13 (11.71%) Unix
4 5 (4.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (39.64%) Migration
2 39 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (26.13%) Software Engineering
4 26 (23.42%) SOA
5 25 (22.52%) Data Analysis
6 21 (18.92%) Computer Science
6 21 (18.92%) MVC
7 18 (16.22%) Analytics
7 18 (16.22%) Data Analytics
7 18 (16.22%) Data Migration
7 18 (16.22%) Mathematics
7 18 (16.22%) Physics
7 18 (16.22%) Scaled Agile Framework
7 18 (16.22%) Scrum
8 16 (14.41%) Disaster Recovery
8 16 (14.41%) Problem-Solving
9 14 (12.61%) Pair Programming
9 14 (12.61%) Presales
10 13 (11.71%) Deployment Automation
10 13 (11.71%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 71 (63.96%) Java
2 60 (54.05%) SQL
3 41 (36.94%) C#
3 41 (36.94%) JavaScript
4 30 (27.03%) T-SQL
5 26 (23.42%) PL/SQL
6 16 (14.41%) PowerShell
7 13 (11.71%) Bash Shell
7 13 (11.71%) Groovy
7 13 (11.71%) Shell Script
8 11 (9.91%) AWK
9 10 (9.01%) VB.NET
10 8 (7.21%) PHP
10 8 (7.21%) VBScript
11 7 (6.31%) Python
12 6 (5.41%) Java 8
12 6 (5.41%) XPath
13 5 (4.50%) C++
14 3 (2.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (16.22%) PhD
2 17 (15.32%) Degree
3 12 (10.81%) AWS Certification
4 6 (5.41%) Master's Degree
5 4 (3.60%) MCSE
5 4 (3.60%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.21%) QA
2 2 (1.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (9.91%) Hyper-V
1 11 (9.91%) VMware ESXi
2 6 (5.41%) Docker
3 2 (1.80%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (11.71%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (11.71%) Puppet
Vendors
1 37 (33.33%) Oracle
2 25 (22.52%) Microsoft
3 24 (21.62%) IBM
4 18 (16.22%) Talend
5 15 (13.51%) VMware
6 4 (3.60%) EMC
6 4 (3.60%) NetApp
7 3 (2.70%) SAP
8 2 (1.80%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.90%) Sybase
9 1 (0.90%) VocaLink
9 1 (0.90%) Zend