Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 10 22
Rank change year-on-year -5 +12 +11
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 124 158 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 13.04% 15.54% 8.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.95% 34.88% 28.78%
Number of salaries quoted 98 124 75
Watford median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% - +19.57%
10th Percentile £25,000 £40,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,125 £62,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £46,250 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -11.90% +5.00% +2.04%

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 414 453 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 43.53% 44.54% 28.69%
Number of salaries quoted 338 372 245
Watford median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -9.09% +22.22%
10th Percentile £29,625 £33,750 £34,550
90th Percentile £72,000 £67,500 £72,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +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 19 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Web Services in Watford

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 80 (64.52%) Java
2 68 (54.84%) SQL
3 59 (47.58%) Amazon AWS
4 46 (37.10%) Oracle
5 43 (34.68%) Migration
6 42 (33.87%) SQL Server
7 41 (33.06%) Linux
8 40 (32.26%) JavaScript
9 38 (30.65%) C#
9 38 (30.65%) Spring
9 38 (30.65%) WebSphere
10 37 (29.84%) Microsoft Azure
11 36 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
12 33 (26.61%) J2EE
13 32 (25.81%) Git (software)
14 31 (25.00%) .NET
14 31 (25.00%) SOA
14 31 (25.00%) IBM
15 28 (22.58%) T-SQL
16 27 (21.77%) HTML
16 27 (21.77%) MVC
17 26 (20.97%) Microsoft
17 26 (20.97%) Enterprise Software
18 25 (20.16%) Software Engineering
18 25 (20.16%) DNS
19 24 (19.35%) PL/SQL
19 24 (19.35%) Hibernate
19 24 (19.35%) Relational Database
20 23 (18.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
20 23 (18.55%) jQuery

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 38 (30.65%) WebSphere
2 23 (18.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 22 (17.74%) Tomcat
4 21 (16.94%) OpenStack
5 16 (12.90%) MQSeries
6 15 (12.10%) GlassFish
6 15 (12.10%) JBoss
6 15 (12.10%) WebLogic
7 8 (6.45%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.81%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.81%) Apache
8 1 (0.81%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.81%) CMS
8 1 (0.81%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.81%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 59 (47.58%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (29.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (16.13%) IaaS
4 17 (13.71%) PaaS
5 16 (12.90%) SaaS
6 15 (12.10%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.81%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.81%) Google Compute Engine
7 1 (0.81%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (0.81%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 25 (20.16%) DNS
2 23 (18.55%) Firewall
3 22 (17.74%) Internet
4 21 (16.94%) Reverse Proxy
4 21 (16.94%) TCP/IP
4 21 (16.94%) VPN
5 15 (12.10%) SAN
6 8 (6.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (33.87%) SQL Server
2 24 (19.35%) Relational Database
3 14 (11.29%) NoSQL
3 14 (11.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (9.68%) MongoDB
5 9 (7.26%) Oracle Database
6 8 (6.45%) Oracle Database 12c
7 6 (4.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (4.03%) MySQL
9 4 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (3.23%) MS Access
9 4 (3.23%) Power BI
9 4 (3.23%) SAP Data Services
9 4 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (3.23%) SQL Server 2016
9 4 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (1.61%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.81%) Jackrabbit
11 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.81%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 32 (25.81%) Git (software)
2 23 (18.55%) Eclipse
3 21 (16.94%) JIRA
4 20 (16.13%) Jenkins
5 19 (15.32%) Rational Team Concert
6 6 (4.84%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (4.03%) Bitbucket
7 5 (4.03%) Subversion
8 2 (1.61%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.61%) ProC
9 1 (0.81%) Ant
9 1 (0.81%) Capybara
9 1 (0.81%) JUnit
9 1 (0.81%) Log4j
9 1 (0.81%) Mockito
9 1 (0.81%) PhantomJS
9 1 (0.81%) Selenium
9 1 (0.81%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 12 (9.68%) French Language
1 12 (9.68%) German Language
1 12 (9.68%) Swedish Language
2 8 (6.45%) Finance
3 6 (4.84%) Banking
4 1 (0.81%) Law
Job Titles
1 83 (66.94%) Developer
2 32 (25.81%) Senior Developer
3 30 (24.19%) Java Developer
4 23 (18.55%) Senior Java Developer
5 22 (17.74%) Architect
6 21 (16.94%) .NET Developer
6 21 (16.94%) Infrastructure Architect
7 20 (16.13%) Software Engineer
8 15 (12.10%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 15 (12.10%) Graduate
8 15 (12.10%) Graduate Developer
8 15 (12.10%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 15 (12.10%) Software Developer
9 13 (10.48%) C# Developer
10 12 (9.68%) Cloud Architect
11 11 (8.87%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
11 11 (8.87%) Lead Architect
12 10 (8.06%) Lead Infrastructure Architect
13 9 (7.26%) C# .NET Developer
13 9 (7.26%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (30.65%) Spring
2 33 (26.61%) J2EE
3 31 (25.00%) .NET
4 27 (21.77%) HTML
5 24 (19.35%) Hibernate
6 23 (18.55%) jQuery
7 18 (14.52%) Java EE
8 17 (13.71%) HTML5
8 17 (13.71%) XML
9 16 (12.90%) EJB
9 16 (12.90%) Java SE
9 16 (12.90%) JMS
9 16 (12.90%) SOAP
10 15 (12.10%) ActiveMQ
10 15 (12.10%) EJB 3.0
10 15 (12.10%) HornetQ
10 15 (12.10%) RESTful
10 15 (12.10%) WebSphere MQ
11 13 (10.48%) ASP.NET
11 13 (10.48%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 26 (20.97%) Enterprise Software
2 22 (17.74%) Hybrid Cloud
3 21 (16.94%) Replication
4 19 (15.32%) Computer Science
5 17 (13.71%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (11.29%) Linux Command Line
7 10 (8.06%) Self-Motivation
8 8 (6.45%) Data Centre
9 5 (4.03%) N-Tier
10 4 (3.23%) Management Information System
11 3 (2.42%) User Experience
12 2 (1.61%) Mobile App
12 2 (1.61%) Smartphone
13 1 (0.81%) Cloud Native
13 1 (0.81%) Fintech
13 1 (0.81%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 41 (33.06%) Linux
2 18 (14.52%) Windows
3 16 (12.90%) Unix
4 5 (4.03%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.61%) Android
6 1 (0.81%) HPUX
6 1 (0.81%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (34.68%) Migration
2 36 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (25.00%) SOA
4 27 (21.77%) MVC
5 25 (20.16%) Software Engineering
6 20 (16.13%) Data Analysis
7 18 (14.52%) Disaster Recovery
8 17 (13.71%) Problem-Solving
9 15 (12.10%) Analytics
9 15 (12.10%) Data Analytics
9 15 (12.10%) Data Migration
9 15 (12.10%) Deployment Automation
9 15 (12.10%) Mathematics
9 15 (12.10%) Physics
9 15 (12.10%) Presales
9 15 (12.10%) Scaled Agile Framework
9 15 (12.10%) Scrum
10 13 (10.48%) Pair Programming
10 13 (10.48%) Time Management
11 11 (8.87%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 80 (64.52%) Java
2 68 (54.84%) SQL
3 40 (32.26%) JavaScript
4 38 (30.65%) C#
5 28 (22.58%) T-SQL
6 24 (19.35%) PL/SQL
7 20 (16.13%) Groovy
8 19 (15.32%) PowerShell
9 16 (12.90%) Bash Shell
10 15 (12.10%) Shell Script
11 13 (10.48%) AWK
12 11 (8.87%) VB.NET
13 8 (6.45%) VBScript
14 6 (4.84%) XPath
15 5 (4.03%) C++
15 5 (4.03%) Java 8
15 5 (4.03%) PHP
15 5 (4.03%) Python
16 4 (3.23%) VBA
17 1 (0.81%) Perl
Qualifications
1 20 (16.13%) Degree
2 15 (12.10%) PhD
3 14 (11.29%) AWS Certification
4 8 (6.45%) Master's Degree
5 4 (3.23%) MCSE
5 4 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.26%) QA
2 1 (0.81%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (8.87%) Hyper-V
1 11 (8.87%) VMware ESXi
2 6 (4.84%) Docker
3 2 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (12.10%) Opscode Chef
1 15 (12.10%) Puppet
Vendors
1 46 (37.10%) Oracle
2 31 (25.00%) IBM
3 26 (20.97%) Microsoft
4 15 (12.10%) Talend
4 15 (12.10%) VMware
5 4 (3.23%) EMC
5 4 (3.23%) NetApp
5 4 (3.23%) SAP
6 3 (2.42%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.81%) ATG
7 1 (0.81%) Blue Martini
7 1 (0.81%) Demandware
7 1 (0.81%) Elastic Path
7 1 (0.81%) Google
7 1 (0.81%) hybris
7 1 (0.81%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.81%) Sybase
7 1 (0.81%) VocaLink