Period
to 19 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Lothian 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 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
Scotland > West Lothian
6 months to
19 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 28 32 21
Rank change year-on-year +4 -11 +1
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 8 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 3.92% 2.61% 6.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.33% 6.06% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 5
West Lothian median annual salary £37,500 £26,750 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.19% -15.08% -10.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £19,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £41,750 £35,150 £45,000
Scotland median annual salary £46,000 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.37% -1.11% -

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 West Lothian with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Lothian
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 60 66 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 29.41% 43.14% 61.29%
Number of salaries quoted 39 40 48
West Lothian median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.86% -15.91%
10th Percentile £22,000 £28,725 £24,700
90th Percentile £50,500 £46,375 £54,750
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +8.43% -2.35%

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in West Lothian

Job postings citing Web Services as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Lothian.

Job vacancy trend for Web Services in West Lothian

Web Services
Salary Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Web Services in West Lothian.

Salary trend for Web Services in West Lothian

Web Services
Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the West Lothian region over the 6 months to 19 August 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Livingston -2 7 £37,500 +11.94% 1
Linlithgow - 1 - -
Web Services
Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 August 2019, 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 West Lothian region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 7 (87.50%) C#
1 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
2 5 (62.50%) DevOps
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) Python
3 4 (50.00%) SOA
3 4 (50.00%) VB
3 4 (50.00%) C
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) C++
3 4 (50.00%) Perl
3 4 (50.00%) Network Design
3 4 (50.00%) Kubernetes
3 4 (50.00%) Degree
3 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (50.00%) Data Transformation
3 4 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (37.50%) WCF
4 3 (37.50%) jQuery
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) MVC
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 3 (37.50%) IIS

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Lothian 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 4 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (37.50%) IIS
3 1 (12.50%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) IaaS
1 1 (12.50%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle APEX
General
1 2 (25.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Project Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) .NET Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Project Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Software Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) DBA
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
1 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
1 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
1 3 (37.50%) jQuery
1 3 (37.50%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
4 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) DevOps
2 4 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (50.00%) Data Transformation
2 4 (50.00%) Network Design
2 4 (50.00%) SOA
2 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (37.50%) MVC
4 2 (25.00%) Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (25.00%) Data Management
4 2 (25.00%) Migration
4 2 (25.00%) Predictive Analytics
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Presales
5 1 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (12.50%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) C
2 4 (50.00%) C++
2 4 (50.00%) Perl
2 4 (50.00%) Python
2 4 (50.00%) VB
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
4 2 (25.00%) Java
5 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
5 1 (12.50%) Korn
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Kubernetes
1 4 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat