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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
Hertfordshire / Watford
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 24 42
Rank change year-on-year +11 +18  
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 62 34 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 11.44% 7.02% 6.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 31.31% 24.29% 15.28%
Number of salaries quoted 45 34 23
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £68,500 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

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 198 140 229
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 36.53% 28.93% 42.72%
Number of salaries quoted 162 116 162
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Web Services in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 73 (73.74%) Java
2 59 (59.60%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (51.52%) JavaScript
4 47 (47.47%) REST
5 45 (45.45%) XML
5 45 (45.45%) OO
6 43 (43.43%) SQL
7 38 (38.38%) RESTful
8 36 (36.36%) HTML
9 31 (31.31%) Spring
10 28 (28.28%) Scrum
11 26 (26.26%) SOA
12 25 (25.25%) SOAP
12 25 (25.25%) OOP
12 25 (25.25%) TDD
12 25 (25.25%) Amazon AWS
13 23 (23.23%) Software Engineering
13 23 (23.23%) CSS
14 22 (22.22%) Unix
14 22 (22.22%) Shell Script
15 21 (21.21%) Maven
16 20 (20.20%) Tomcat
16 20 (20.20%) Java EE
16 20 (20.20%) Test Automation
16 20 (20.20%) JBehave
16 20 (20.20%) WebDriver
17 18 (18.18%) Finance
18 17 (17.17%) Hibernate
18 17 (17.17%) Git (software)
19 16 (16.16%) QA

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 20 (20.20%) Tomcat
2 13 (13.13%) WebLogic
3 11 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 6 (6.06%) Apache
5 5 (5.05%) JBoss
5 5 (5.05%) WebSphere
6 4 (4.04%) GlassFish
6 4 (4.04%) MQSeries
6 4 (4.04%) OpenStack
7 2 (2.02%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (2.02%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.02%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (2.02%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (3.03%) Magento
2 2 (2.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.02%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 25 (25.25%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.04%) AWS CloudFormation
3 4 (4.04%) IaaS
4 2 (2.02%) TestFlight
5 1 (1.01%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (15.15%) Internet
2 9 (9.09%) HTTP
3 8 (8.08%) DNS
3 8 (8.08%) iBeacon
3 8 (8.08%) TCP/IP
4 5 (5.05%) Firewall
5 4 (4.04%) Reverse Proxy
5 4 (4.04%) SAN
5 4 (4.04%) VPN
6 3 (3.03%) LDAP
6 3 (3.03%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 13 (13.13%) SQL Server 2014
3 8 (8.08%) Oracle Database
3 8 (8.08%) Oracle Database 10g
3 8 (8.08%) Relational Database
4 7 (7.07%) MongoDB
5 5 (5.05%) NoSQL
5 5 (5.05%) RDBMS
6 3 (3.03%) MySQL
7 2 (2.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.02%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 21 (21.21%) Maven
2 20 (20.20%) JBehave
2 20 (20.20%) WebDriver
3 17 (17.17%) Git (software)
4 14 (14.14%) JUnit
5 12 (12.12%) Subversion
6 11 (11.11%) Cucumber
6 11 (11.11%) Selenium
7 9 (9.09%) gulp
7 9 (9.09%) Karma Test Runner
8 6 (6.06%) Android Studio
8 6 (6.06%) JIRA
9 5 (5.05%) Jenkins
10 4 (4.04%) Sonatype Nexus
11 3 (3.03%) Bitbucket
11 3 (3.03%) jMock
12 2 (2.02%) CocoaPods
12 2 (2.02%) RSpec
12 2 (2.02%) Visual Studio
12 2 (2.02%) Xcode
General
1 18 (18.18%) Finance
2 4 (4.04%) Games
3 3 (3.03%) Retail
4 1 (1.01%) Banking
4 1 (1.01%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 65 (65.66%) Developer
2 31 (31.31%) Java Developer
3 22 (22.22%) Senior Developer
4 15 (15.15%) Analyst
4 15 (15.15%) Systems Analyst
5 14 (14.14%) SOA Analyst
5 14 (14.14%) SQL Analyst
5 14 (14.14%) Unix Analyst
5 14 (14.14%) XML Analyst
6 13 (13.13%) Java Engineer
7 12 (12.12%) Android Developer
7 12 (12.12%) Senior Android Developer
8 11 (11.11%) Agile Developer
8 11 (11.11%) Agile Java Developer
9 10 (10.10%) QA Automation Engineer
9 10 (10.10%) QA Engineer
9 10 (10.10%) Senior Java Developer
10 8 (8.08%) Programmer
11 7 (7.07%) JavaScript Developer
11 7 (7.07%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (47.47%) REST
2 45 (45.45%) XML
3 38 (38.38%) RESTful
4 36 (36.36%) HTML
5 31 (31.31%) Spring
6 25 (25.25%) SOAP
7 23 (23.23%) CSS
8 20 (20.20%) Java EE
9 17 (17.17%) Hibernate
10 16 (16.16%) JAX-RS
11 15 (15.15%) jQuery
11 15 (15.15%) Node.js
12 12 (12.12%) J2EE
12 12 (12.12%) Java SE
13 11 (11.11%) Gherkin
14 10 (10.10%) .NET
14 10 (10.10%) AngularJS
15 9 (9.09%) CodeMirror
15 9 (9.09%) D3.js
15 9 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.11%) RIA
2 8 (8.08%) User Experience
3 7 (7.07%) Smartphone
4 4 (4.04%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.04%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (4.04%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (4.04%) Linux Command Line
4 4 (4.04%) PMI
4 4 (4.04%) Replication
5 3 (3.03%) Fintech
5 3 (3.03%) iPad
5 3 (3.03%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.03%) PKI
6 2 (2.02%) iPhone
7 1 (1.01%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.01%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 22 (22.22%) Unix
2 12 (12.12%) Android
3 11 (11.11%) Linux
4 8 (8.08%) Windows
5 6 (6.06%) Apple iOS
6 3 (3.03%) AIX
6 3 (3.03%) Solaris
7 2 (2.02%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.01%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (59.60%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (45.45%) OO
3 28 (28.28%) Scrum
4 26 (26.26%) SOA
5 25 (25.25%) OOP
5 25 (25.25%) TDD
6 23 (23.23%) Software Engineering
7 20 (20.20%) Test Automation
8 16 (16.16%) UML
9 15 (15.15%) OOD
10 14 (14.14%) Wealth Management
11 13 (13.13%) BDD
11 13 (13.13%) Unit Testing
12 12 (12.12%) Android Development
13 11 (11.11%) API Testing
13 11 (11.11%) E-Commerce
13 11 (11.11%) QA Automation
13 11 (11.11%) SDET
14 10 (10.10%) High Availability
14 10 (10.10%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 73 (73.74%) Java
2 51 (51.52%) JavaScript
3 43 (43.43%) SQL
4 22 (22.22%) Shell Script
5 12 (12.12%) PL/SQL
6 9 (9.09%) C#
6 9 (9.09%) ES6
7 6 (6.06%) Objective-C
8 5 (5.05%) Python
9 4 (4.04%) Apex Code
9 4 (4.04%) AWK
9 4 (4.04%) Bash Shell
9 4 (4.04%) Perl
9 4 (4.04%) PowerShell
10 3 (3.03%) Bourne shell
10 3 (3.03%) C-shell
10 3 (3.03%) PHP
11 2 (2.02%) C++
11 2 (2.02%) Ruby
11 2 (2.02%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (11.11%) Degree
2 4 (4.04%) AWS Certification
2 4 (4.04%) Master's Degree
2 4 (4.04%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.01%) CISSP
3 1 (1.01%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.01%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (16.16%) QA
2 1 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.01%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (6.06%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (4.04%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 4 (4.04%) MOM
2 4 (4.04%) Puppet
3 3 (3.03%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (2.02%) Capistrano
4 2 (2.02%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 15 (15.15%) Oracle
2 4 (4.04%) IBM
2 4 (4.04%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (3.03%) BMC
3 3 (3.03%) Red Hat
3 3 (3.03%) Thales
3 3 (3.03%) VocaLink
3 3 (3.03%) Zend
4 2 (2.02%) Adobe
4 2 (2.02%) Apple
4 2 (2.02%) Microsoft
Watford, Hertfordshire
DWI Consulting Ltd
Salary: bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
DWI Consulting Ltd
Posted: 14 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £55k - 70k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Salmon Ltd
Posted: 21 days ago