Period
to 7 July 2020

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 7 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
England > West Midlands
6 months to
7 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 83 42 80
Rank change year-on-year -41 +38 -27
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 126 431 346
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 3.13% 5.41% 3.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.49% 17.16% 10.59%
Number of salaries quoted 153 387 306
Median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% - +17.45%
10th Percentile £32,600 £29,300 £28,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £61,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +10.91% +4.76% +5.00%

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 1,201 2,511 3,266
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 29.86% 31.51% 33.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1,052 2,086 2,721
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +7.59%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,245 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £54,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.99% +8.50% +5.26%

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Web Services as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Web Services in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 7 July 2020.

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 7 July 2020. 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 -24 49 £60,000 +34.83% 8
Warwickshire -15 22 £37,500 -21.05% 4
Staffordshire +6 17 £45,000 +1.12% 3
Coventry +13 13 £50,000 -8.26% 5
Herefordshire +9 6 £58,750 +38.24% 2
West Bromwich - 3 £40,000 -
Walsall - 2 £35,000 -
Sutton Coldfield +13 1 £22,500 -45.12%
Wolverhampton - 1 £45,000 -
Web Services
England

For the 6 months to 7 July 2020, 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 50 (39.68%) AWS
2 48 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (36.51%) .NET
4 39 (30.95%) DevOps
5 38 (30.16%) C#
6 37 (29.37%) Azure
7 35 (27.78%) SQL
8 32 (25.40%) JavaScript
9 31 (24.60%) SQL Server
9 31 (24.60%) CSS
9 31 (24.60%) Git (software)
10 30 (23.81%) RESTful
10 30 (23.81%) HTML
10 30 (23.81%) Microsoft
11 29 (23.02%) Windows
12 27 (21.43%) Web Development
12 27 (21.43%) Microservices
13 26 (20.63%) SOAP
14 25 (19.84%) Scrum
15 23 (18.25%) REST
16 22 (17.46%) Finance
17 21 (16.67%) ASP.NET
17 21 (16.67%) Python
17 21 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
17 21 (16.67%) Jenkins
17 21 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
18 20 (15.87%) TDD
19 19 (15.08%) Degree
19 19 (15.08%) OO
19 19 (15.08%) XML

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 12 (9.52%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (6.35%) CMS
2 8 (6.35%) IIS
3 6 (4.76%) SharePoint
3 6 (4.76%) Tomcat
4 5 (3.97%) Apache
4 5 (3.97%) Umbraco
5 4 (3.17%) Red Hat Fuse
5 4 (3.17%) SAS
6 2 (1.59%) Drupal
6 2 (1.59%) WordPress
7 1 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.79%) Confluence
7 1 (0.79%) JBoss
7 1 (0.79%) Liferay
7 1 (0.79%) NetWeaver
7 1 (0.79%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (2.38%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.38%) SAP SD
2 2 (1.59%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.59%) Magento
2 2 (1.59%) OpenCart
3 1 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.79%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.79%) SAP PM
3 1 (0.79%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 50 (39.68%) AWS
2 37 (29.37%) Azure
3 17 (13.49%) Amazon EC2
4 11 (8.73%) SaaS
5 9 (7.14%) AWS CodePipeline
6 8 (6.35%) Amazon S3
7 7 (5.56%) GitHub
8 6 (4.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 6 (4.76%) Power Platform
9 5 (3.97%) AWS CloudFormation
9 5 (3.97%) PaaS
10 4 (3.17%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 4 (3.17%) Amazon SQS
10 4 (3.17%) AWS CodeBuild
10 4 (3.17%) AWS CodeDeploy
10 4 (3.17%) AWS Lambda
10 4 (3.17%) CloudFront
10 4 (3.17%) Datadog
10 4 (3.17%) Serverless
11 3 (2.38%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.56%) TCP/IP
2 4 (3.17%) Internet
3 3 (2.38%) FTP
3 3 (2.38%) HTTP
4 1 (0.79%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (24.60%) SQL Server
2 15 (11.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (10.32%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (7.94%) Relational Database
5 9 (7.14%) NoSQL
6 8 (6.35%) Amazon RDS
6 8 (6.35%) MySQL
6 8 (6.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (4.76%) MongoDB
7 6 (4.76%) Power BI
8 5 (3.97%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 4 (3.17%) Big Data
10 3 (2.38%) Cosmos DB
10 3 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (1.59%) Azure SQL Database
11 2 (1.59%) GIS
11 2 (1.59%) MariaDB
11 2 (1.59%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.79%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
Development Applications
1 31 (24.60%) Git (software)
2 21 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 14 (11.11%) Maven
4 13 (10.32%) JUnit
4 13 (10.32%) SonarQube
5 11 (8.73%) JIRA
6 9 (7.14%) TeamCity
7 8 (6.35%) DbUnit
7 8 (6.35%) GitLab
7 8 (6.35%) jMock
7 8 (6.35%) Mockito
8 7 (5.56%) Bitbucket
9 5 (3.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (3.97%) CircleCI
9 5 (3.97%) HP UFT
9 5 (3.97%) JMeter
9 5 (3.97%) SoapUI
10 4 (3.17%) RStudio
10 4 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (3.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (17.46%) Finance
2 6 (4.76%) Billing
3 4 (3.17%) Financial Institution
3 4 (3.17%) Games
3 4 (3.17%) Spanish Language
4 3 (2.38%) Public Sector
5 2 (1.59%) Automotive
6 1 (0.79%) Back Office
6 1 (0.79%) Banking
6 1 (0.79%) Law
6 1 (0.79%) Marketing
6 1 (0.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 73 (57.94%) Developer
2 16 (12.70%) DevOps Engineer
2 16 (12.70%) Web Developer
3 15 (11.90%) Senior Developer
4 13 (10.32%) Java Developer
4 13 (10.32%) Software Developer
5 10 (7.94%) .NET Developer
5 10 (7.94%) Analyst
6 8 (6.35%) Architect
6 8 (6.35%) AWS Engineer
6 8 (6.35%) Lead Developer
7 6 (4.76%) .NET Web Developer
7 6 (4.76%) Java Engineer
7 6 (4.76%) Senior Java Engineer
7 6 (4.76%) Senior Web Developer
8 5 (3.97%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 5 (3.97%) Senior J2EE Developer
8 5 (3.97%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (3.97%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 5 (3.97%) Testing Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (36.51%) .NET
2 31 (24.60%) CSS
3 30 (23.81%) HTML
3 30 (23.81%) RESTful
4 26 (20.63%) SOAP
5 23 (18.25%) REST
6 21 (16.67%) ASP.NET
7 19 (15.08%) AngularJS
7 19 (15.08%) XML
8 17 (13.49%) .NET Framework
8 17 (13.49%) Spring
9 12 (9.52%) Node.js
10 11 (8.73%) J2EE
11 10 (7.94%) HTML5
11 10 (7.94%) jQuery
11 10 (7.94%) React
12 9 (7.14%) Ajax
12 9 (7.14%) JPA
13 8 (6.35%) .NET Core
13 8 (6.35%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (8.73%) Self-Motivation
3 10 (7.94%) Public Cloud
4 6 (4.76%) User Experience
5 5 (3.97%) AS400
5 5 (3.97%) Robotics
6 3 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (2.38%) Life Science
6 3 (2.38%) TRADACOMS
7 2 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.59%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (1.59%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.79%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.79%) Clustering
8 1 (0.79%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.79%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.79%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.79%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.79%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 29 (23.02%) Windows
2 18 (14.29%) Linux
3 5 (3.97%) Unix
4 3 (2.38%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.59%) Android
5 2 (1.59%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.59%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (30.95%) DevOps
3 27 (21.43%) Microservices
3 27 (21.43%) Web Development
4 25 (19.84%) Scrum
5 21 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
6 20 (15.87%) TDD
7 19 (15.08%) OO
8 17 (13.49%) MVC
9 14 (11.11%) Project Management
10 13 (10.32%) Software Engineering
10 13 (10.32%) Test Automation
11 12 (9.52%) Infrastructure as Code
12 11 (8.73%) Analytics
12 11 (8.73%) Computer Science
13 10 (7.94%) SOA
14 9 (7.14%) Artificial Intelligence
14 9 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
14 9 (7.14%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 38 (30.16%) C#
2 35 (27.78%) SQL
3 32 (25.40%) JavaScript
4 21 (16.67%) Python
5 19 (15.08%) Java
6 14 (11.11%) Bash Shell
7 12 (9.52%) PowerShell
8 6 (4.76%) PHP
9 5 (3.97%) VBA
10 4 (3.17%) R
11 3 (2.38%) ABAP
11 3 (2.38%) ActionScript
11 3 (2.38%) ActionScript 2.0
11 3 (2.38%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.59%) C
12 2 (1.59%) ES6
12 2 (1.59%) Java 8
12 2 (1.59%) PHP 7
13 1 (0.79%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.79%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 19 (15.08%) Degree
2 6 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (3.97%) AWS Certification
4 4 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (3.17%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.17%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.59%) CompTIA Security+
5 2 (1.59%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (0.79%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.79%) ISEB
6 1 (0.79%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.76%) QA
2 3 (2.38%) SLA
3 1 (0.79%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.79%) GDPR
3 1 (0.79%) ISO 15022
3 1 (0.79%) ISO 20022
3 1 (0.79%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 16 (12.70%) Docker
2 5 (3.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.17%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.17%) Postfix
3 4 (3.17%) vSphere
4 1 (0.79%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.79%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (10.32%) Kubernetes
2 9 (7.14%) Terraform
3 8 (6.35%) Ansible
4 6 (4.76%) Kibana
5 5 (3.97%) HP ALM
5 5 (3.97%) logstash
5 5 (3.97%) Puppet
6 4 (3.17%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (1.59%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.79%) Mesos
8 1 (0.79%) rkt
Vendors
1 30 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.35%) Blue Prism
2 8 (6.35%) SAP
2 8 (6.35%) UiPath
3 7 (5.56%) Oracle
4 5 (3.97%) Automation Anywhere
4 5 (3.97%) HP
4 5 (3.97%) VMware
5 4 (3.17%) MicroStrategy
5 4 (3.17%) New Relic
6 3 (2.38%) SEEBURGER
7 2 (1.59%) hybris
7 2 (1.59%) IBM
7 2 (1.59%) Telerik
8 1 (0.79%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.79%) ClickSoftware Technologies
8 1 (0.79%) Google
8 1 (0.79%) HubSpot
8 1 (0.79%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.79%) Tableau