Period
to 18 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
England > West Midlands
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 37 42
Rank change year-on-year -32 +5 +19
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 375 604 570
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 3.84% 5.88% 5.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.53% 16.41% 15.18%
Number of salaries quoted 309 591 584
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £60,000 £56,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 3,560 3,680 3,755
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 36.50% 35.82% 34.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2,929 3,205 3,326
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Services in the West Midlands

Web Services
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Web Services in the West Midlands

Web Services
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Web Services in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 18 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Web Services in the West Midlands

Web Services
Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 February 2018. 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
Birmingham -12 114 £50,000 +5.26% 22
Warwickshire -13 75 £40,250 +0.63% 11
Coventry -14 53 £45,000 +12.50% 6
Solihull -19 27 £57,500 +47.44% 2
Shropshire -13 23 £35,000 - 7
Staffordshire -41 15 £40,750 +8.67% 12
Worcestershire -27 10 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Wolverhampton -15 6 £37,500 +7.14%
Herefordshire +1 5 £37,000 +54.17% 1
Sutton Coldfield +1 4 £31,750 -13.01% 2
Walsall -3 2 - -
Dudley +8 1 £25,000 -33.33%
Web Services
England

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 181 (48.27%) Agile Software Development
2 159 (42.40%) C#
3 156 (41.60%) JavaScript
4 155 (41.33%) HTML
5 151 (40.27%) .NET
6 140 (37.33%) CSS
7 126 (33.60%) SQL Server
8 113 (30.13%) SQL
9 102 (27.20%) MVC
10 98 (26.13%) ASP.NET
11 96 (25.60%) jQuery
12 95 (25.33%) Java
13 90 (24.00%) RESTful
14 85 (22.67%) Microsoft
15 79 (21.07%) XML
16 70 (18.67%) Scrum
17 66 (17.60%) Git (software)
17 66 (17.60%) Amazon AWS
17 66 (17.60%) AngularJS
18 63 (16.80%) Test Automation
18 63 (16.80%) Web Development
19 60 (16.00%) OO
20 58 (15.47%) Software Engineering
21 56 (14.93%) JSON
22 55 (14.67%) Android
23 53 (14.13%) SOAP
24 52 (13.87%) Visual Studio
24 52 (13.87%) REST
25 51 (13.60%) HTML5
26 50 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 26 (6.93%) SharePoint
2 22 (5.87%) CMS
3 14 (3.73%) BizTalk Server
4 13 (3.47%) Apache
5 12 (3.20%) NetWeaver
6 11 (2.93%) Confluence
6 11 (2.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 9 (2.40%) Apache Solr
8 5 (1.33%) Tomcat
8 5 (1.33%) Umbraco
9 3 (0.80%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (0.80%) SAS
9 3 (0.80%) WordPress
10 2 (0.53%) ArcGIS
10 2 (0.53%) IIS
11 1 (0.27%) Alfresco
11 1 (0.27%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.27%) JBoss
11 1 (0.27%) Liferay
11 1 (0.27%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (2.13%) Photoshop
2 5 (1.33%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (0.80%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.80%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 17 (4.53%) SAP CRM
2 8 (2.13%) SAP IS-U
3 7 (1.87%) SAP S/4HANA
4 6 (1.60%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (1.33%) Magento
5 5 (1.33%) SAP MM
5 5 (1.33%) SAP PM
6 3 (0.80%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.53%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.53%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 66 (17.60%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (11.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (5.60%) GitHub
4 12 (3.20%) npm
4 12 (3.20%) SaaS
5 10 (2.67%) Google Analytics
6 8 (2.13%) AdWords
7 6 (1.60%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (1.60%) IaaS
7 6 (1.60%) PaaS
8 5 (1.33%) Google Play
9 3 (0.80%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 3 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.80%) Boomi
10 2 (0.53%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.27%) Amazon SQS
11 1 (0.27%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.27%) Google Tag Manager
11 1 (0.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.47%) Internet
2 6 (1.60%) ATM
3 4 (1.07%) HTTP
4 3 (0.80%) DNS
5 2 (0.53%) Firewall
5 2 (0.53%) Intranet
5 2 (0.53%) Network Security
5 2 (0.53%) SAN
5 2 (0.53%) SSL
5 2 (0.53%) VPN
6 1 (0.27%) AMQP
6 1 (0.27%) DHCP
6 1 (0.27%) SMS
6 1 (0.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (33.60%) SQL Server
2 39 (10.40%) MySQL
3 25 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 21 (5.60%) NoSQL
4 21 (5.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 19 (5.07%) SQL Server 2008
6 14 (3.73%) Big Data
7 9 (2.40%) DTS
8 8 (2.13%) Redis
9 7 (1.87%) GIS
9 7 (1.87%) Relational Database
10 6 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (1.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (0.80%) Crystal Reports
13 3 (0.80%) Hazelcast
13 3 (0.80%) MongoDB
13 3 (0.80%) Power BI
14 2 (0.53%) Oracle Database
14 2 (0.53%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 66 (17.60%) Git (software)
2 52 (13.87%) Visual Studio
3 41 (10.93%) JIRA
4 37 (9.87%) Jenkins
5 24 (6.40%) Team Foundation Server
6 22 (5.87%) Android Studio
6 22 (5.87%) JUnit
7 19 (5.07%) gulp
8 18 (4.80%) Grunt
8 18 (4.80%) Subversion
9 16 (4.27%) Selenium
10 12 (3.20%) Babel
10 12 (3.20%) webpack
11 11 (2.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 10 (2.67%) Maven
13 9 (2.40%) Eclipse
13 9 (2.40%) TeamCity
13 9 (2.40%) Xcode
14 8 (2.13%) PHPUnit
15 7 (1.87%) SoapUI
General
1 46 (12.27%) Finance
2 20 (5.33%) Marketing
3 14 (3.73%) Banking
4 13 (3.47%) Retail
5 8 (2.13%) Legal
6 7 (1.87%) Advertising
7 5 (1.33%) Electronics
8 3 (0.80%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.53%) Automotive
10 1 (0.27%) Back Office
10 1 (0.27%) Games
Job Titles
1 234 (62.40%) Developer
2 67 (17.87%) .NET Developer
3 58 (15.47%) Java Developer
4 47 (12.53%) C# Developer
5 37 (9.87%) Architect
6 36 (9.60%) C# .NET Developer
7 30 (8.00%) Senior Developer
7 30 (8.00%) SQL Developer
8 26 (6.93%) Web Developer
9 25 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
9 25 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 24 (6.40%) Analyst
11 22 (5.87%) HTML Developer
11 22 (5.87%) JavaScript Developer
12 21 (5.60%) Software Developer
13 20 (5.33%) Android Developer
13 20 (5.33%) PHP Developer
14 19 (5.07%) HTML CSS Developer
15 18 (4.80%) Java Android Developer
16 17 (4.53%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 155 (41.33%) HTML
2 151 (40.27%) .NET
3 140 (37.33%) CSS
4 98 (26.13%) ASP.NET
5 96 (25.60%) jQuery
6 90 (24.00%) RESTful
7 79 (21.07%) XML
8 66 (17.60%) AngularJS
9 56 (14.93%) JSON
10 53 (14.13%) SOAP
11 52 (13.87%) REST
12 51 (13.60%) HTML5
13 50 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
14 41 (10.93%) .NET Framework
15 39 (10.40%) Entity Framework
16 34 (9.07%) WCF
17 30 (8.00%) XSLT
18 29 (7.73%) Node.js
19 28 (7.47%) ASP.NET MVC
20 27 (7.20%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 37 (9.87%) Mobile App
2 35 (9.33%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (7.47%) Computer Science
4 23 (6.13%) User Experience
5 21 (5.60%) Fintech
6 13 (3.47%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (2.13%) Social Media
8 7 (1.87%) Public Cloud
9 6 (1.60%) iPad
10 5 (1.33%) Virtual Team
11 3 (0.80%) Data Centre
11 3 (0.80%) Greenfield Project
11 3 (0.80%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.80%) Minimum Viable Product
11 3 (0.80%) N-Tier
12 2 (0.53%) Cyberthreat
12 2 (0.53%) Driving Licence
12 2 (0.53%) Linux Command Line
12 2 (0.53%) Social Network
13 1 (0.27%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 55 (14.67%) Android
2 32 (8.53%) Windows
3 20 (5.33%) Apple iOS
4 18 (4.80%) Linux
5 7 (1.87%) Unix
6 4 (1.07%) CentOS
6 4 (1.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.80%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.53%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 2 (0.53%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.27%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.27%) Solaris
9 1 (0.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (48.27%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (27.20%) MVC
3 70 (18.67%) Scrum
4 63 (16.80%) Test Automation
4 63 (16.80%) Web Development
5 60 (16.00%) OO
6 58 (15.47%) Software Engineering
7 48 (12.80%) Unit Testing
8 42 (11.20%) SOA
9 35 (9.33%) Android Development
10 28 (7.47%) DevOps
10 28 (7.47%) ITIL
11 27 (7.20%) Analytics
12 25 (6.67%) Mentoring
13 23 (6.13%) Continuous Integration
13 23 (6.13%) CRM
13 23 (6.13%) SDLC
14 22 (5.87%) Front End Development
15 21 (5.60%) E-Commerce
15 21 (5.60%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 159 (42.40%) C#
2 156 (41.60%) JavaScript
3 113 (30.13%) SQL
4 95 (25.33%) Java
5 48 (12.80%) PHP
6 27 (7.20%) Python
7 25 (6.67%) VB.NET
8 23 (6.13%) T-SQL
9 22 (5.87%) C++
10 18 (4.80%) ABAP
11 17 (4.53%) C
12 14 (3.73%) Bash Shell
12 14 (3.73%) VB
13 12 (3.20%) ES6
13 12 (3.20%) PowerShell
14 11 (2.93%) XPath
15 10 (2.67%) Objective-C
15 10 (2.67%) Ruby
16 8 (2.13%) PHP 5
17 5 (1.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 46 (12.27%) Degree
2 14 (3.73%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (2.13%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.33%) ISEB
4 5 (1.33%) ISTQB
4 5 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (0.80%) PhD
6 2 (0.53%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 2 (0.53%) CCSP
6 2 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.53%) CISM
6 2 (0.53%) CISSP
6 2 (0.53%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (0.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.53%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (0.53%) SSCP
7 1 (0.27%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.27%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (10.40%) QA
2 5 (1.33%) SLA
3 4 (1.07%) COBIT
4 3 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.80%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.53%) PMO
6 1 (0.27%) BS7666
6 1 (0.27%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.27%) GDPR
6 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 23 (6.13%) Docker
2 6 (1.60%) Hyper-V
2 6 (1.60%) Microsoft App-V
2 6 (1.60%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.53%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.53%) vSphere
5 1 (0.27%) Xen
5 1 (0.27%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (2.13%) Puppet
2 7 (1.87%) SCCM
3 6 (1.60%) Ansible
3 6 (1.60%) vCenter Server
4 4 (1.07%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.53%) Single Sign-On
5 2 (0.53%) Terraform
5 2 (0.53%) vRealize
6 1 (0.27%) Graphite
6 1 (0.27%) Kibana
6 1 (0.27%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.27%) logstash
6 1 (0.27%) MAILsweeper
6 1 (0.27%) Nagios
6 1 (0.27%) QRadar
6 1 (0.27%) Simpana
6 1 (0.27%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 85 (22.67%) Microsoft
2 38 (10.13%) SAP
3 32 (8.53%) Google
4 22 (5.87%) Oracle
5 19 (5.07%) ServiceNow
6 11 (2.93%) VMware
7 9 (2.40%) Telerik
8 6 (1.60%) Xamarin
9 5 (1.33%) Progress
9 5 (1.33%) Syclo
10 4 (1.07%) Red Hat
11 3 (0.80%) Adobe
11 3 (0.80%) AppDynamics
11 3 (0.80%) Civica
11 3 (0.80%) IBM
11 3 (0.80%) MuleSoft
11 3 (0.80%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (0.80%) SolarWinds
12 2 (0.53%) Jitterbit
12 2 (0.53%) Pega