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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Services
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 27 35 37
Rank change year-on-year +8 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 37 21 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 6.54% 3.61% 5.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.07% 17.65% 11.74%
Number of salaries quoted 31 13 22
Median salary £62,500 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.63% +22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £43,800 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £64,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,250 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -0.56% +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 Watford with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 194 119 213
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 34.28% 20.48% 43.29%
Number of salaries quoted 159 88 151
Median salary £45,000 £51,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £36,700
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,500 £65,000
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 Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford 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 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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Web Services in Watford

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 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 Watford region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 57 (80.28%) Java
2 47 (66.20%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (61.97%) OO
4 40 (56.34%) REST
5 34 (47.89%) JavaScript
6 33 (46.48%) SQL
6 33 (46.48%) XML
7 30 (42.25%) Spring
8 29 (40.85%) OOP
9 27 (38.03%) TDD
10 26 (36.62%) SOAP
10 26 (36.62%) RESTful
11 23 (32.39%) Git (software)
12 22 (30.99%) HTML
13 19 (26.76%) Scrum
14 18 (25.35%) Maven
14 18 (25.35%) Tomcat
15 17 (23.94%) SOA
15 17 (23.94%) Unix
15 17 (23.94%) Software Engineering
15 17 (23.94%) Subversion
16 16 (22.54%) Hibernate
16 16 (22.54%) SQL Server
16 16 (22.54%) E-Commerce
16 16 (22.54%) Java EE
17 15 (21.13%) jQuery
17 15 (21.13%) JBehave
17 15 (21.13%) WebDriver
17 15 (21.13%) Linux
17 15 (21.13%) CSS

Web Services
Top Related 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 18 (25.35%) Tomcat
2 12 (16.90%) WebSphere
3 10 (14.08%) WebLogic
4 8 (11.27%) JBoss
5 5 (7.04%) Apache
6 4 (5.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 4 (5.63%) CMS
6 4 (5.63%) MQSeries
6 4 (5.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (2.82%) WordPress
8 1 (1.41%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (1.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (7.04%) Magento
2 2 (2.82%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (2.82%) SAP BPC
3 1 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.08%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.82%) SaaS
3 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.41%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.68%) Internet
2 5 (7.04%) DNS
2 5 (7.04%) iBeacon
3 3 (4.23%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.82%) Firewall
4 2 (2.82%) HTTP
5 1 (1.41%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (22.54%) SQL Server
2 12 (16.90%) SQL Server 2014
3 11 (15.49%) Relational Database
4 10 (14.08%) RDBMS
5 5 (7.04%) MySQL
6 4 (5.63%) Jackrabbit
6 4 (5.63%) Oracle Database
6 4 (5.63%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (4.23%) MongoDB
7 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (2.82%) MS Access
8 2 (2.82%) NoSQL
8 2 (2.82%) Power BI
8 2 (2.82%) SAP BW
8 2 (2.82%) SAP Data Services
8 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (32.39%) Git (software)
2 18 (25.35%) Maven
3 17 (23.94%) Subversion
4 15 (21.13%) JBehave
4 15 (21.13%) WebDriver
5 14 (19.72%) JUnit
6 12 (16.90%) gulp
7 10 (14.08%) Karma Test Runner
8 5 (7.04%) Mockito
8 5 (7.04%) Selenium
9 4 (5.63%) Android Studio
9 4 (5.63%) Eclipse
9 4 (5.63%) Log4j
9 4 (5.63%) Talend Open Studio
10 3 (4.23%) Cucumber
10 3 (4.23%) Jenkins
10 3 (4.23%) JIRA
11 2 (2.82%) Bitbucket
11 2 (2.82%) Sonatype Nexus
11 2 (2.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (21.13%) Finance
2 4 (5.63%) Games
3 1 (1.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 53 (74.65%) Developer
2 27 (38.03%) Java Developer
3 22 (30.99%) Senior Developer
4 14 (19.72%) Android Developer
4 14 (19.72%) Senior Android Developer
5 13 (18.31%) Analyst
5 13 (18.31%) Systems Analyst
6 11 (15.49%) Agile Developer
6 11 (15.49%) Agile Java Developer
7 8 (11.27%) Senior Java Developer
8 7 (9.86%) JavaScript Developer
9 5 (7.04%) Java Engineer
9 5 (7.04%) Programmer
9 5 (7.04%) Senior Programmer
9 5 (7.04%) SOA Analyst
9 5 (7.04%) Software Test Engineer
9 5 (7.04%) SQL Analyst
9 5 (7.04%) Test Automation Engineer
9 5 (7.04%) Test Engineer
9 5 (7.04%) XML Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (56.34%) REST
2 33 (46.48%) XML
3 30 (42.25%) Spring
4 26 (36.62%) RESTful
4 26 (36.62%) SOAP
5 22 (30.99%) HTML
6 16 (22.54%) Hibernate
6 16 (22.54%) Java EE
7 15 (21.13%) CSS
7 15 (21.13%) jQuery
8 13 (18.31%) JSON
8 13 (18.31%) Node.js
9 12 (16.90%) JAX-RS
9 12 (16.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 10 (14.08%) AngularJS
10 10 (14.08%) CodeMirror
10 10 (14.08%) D3.js
10 10 (14.08%) J2EE
11 9 (12.68%) HTML5
12 8 (11.27%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.49%) Smartphone
2 5 (7.04%) RIA
2 5 (7.04%) User Experience
3 3 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.82%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.82%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.82%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.82%) PMI
5 1 (1.41%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.41%) iPad
5 1 (1.41%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 17 (23.94%) Unix
2 15 (21.13%) Linux
3 14 (19.72%) Android
4 5 (7.04%) Apple iOS
4 5 (7.04%) Windows
5 4 (5.63%) HPUX
5 4 (5.63%) Solaris
6 3 (4.23%) Windows Server
7 2 (2.82%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (66.20%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (61.97%) OO
3 29 (40.85%) OOP
4 27 (38.03%) TDD
5 19 (26.76%) Scrum
6 17 (23.94%) SOA
6 17 (23.94%) Software Engineering
7 16 (22.54%) E-Commerce
8 14 (19.72%) Android Development
9 13 (18.31%) OOD
9 13 (18.31%) Time Management
9 13 (18.31%) UML
10 12 (16.90%) High Availability
10 12 (16.90%) Unit Testing
11 10 (14.08%) MVVM
12 8 (11.27%) BDD
12 8 (11.27%) BPR
13 7 (9.86%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (9.86%) MVC
14 6 (8.45%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 57 (80.28%) Java
2 34 (47.89%) JavaScript
3 33 (46.48%) SQL
4 13 (18.31%) Shell Script
5 12 (16.90%) ES6
6 6 (8.45%) C#
6 6 (8.45%) PL/SQL
7 5 (7.04%) Objective-C
7 5 (7.04%) Python
8 4 (5.63%) Ruby
9 3 (4.23%) C++
9 3 (4.23%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.82%) Apex Code
10 2 (2.82%) Scala
10 2 (2.82%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.82%) VBA
11 1 (1.41%) Apple Swift
11 1 (1.41%) PHP
11 1 (1.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (9.86%) Degree
2 2 (2.82%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.45%) QA
2 5 (7.04%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (1.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.82%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 2 (2.82%) Capistrano
1 2 (2.82%) MOM
1 2 (2.82%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.41%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 9 (12.68%) IBM
2 6 (8.45%) Oracle
3 4 (5.63%) ATG
3 4 (5.63%) Blue Martini
3 4 (5.63%) Talend
4 3 (4.23%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.82%) Cognos
5 2 (2.82%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.82%) SAP
6 1 (1.41%) Adobe
6 1 (1.41%) Apple
6 1 (1.41%) Sybase
6 1 (1.41%) Zend
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