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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
England / West Midlands
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 39 55
Rank change year-on-year -19 +16  
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 201 329 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 4.20% 5.32% 4.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.19% 15.30% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 168 277 186
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +5.96%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.37% +4.70%  

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

Software Library & Framework Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1797 2150 1956
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 37.51% 34.80% 38.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1595 1882 1755
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 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 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -22 51 £47,500 +11.76% 12
Warwickshire +5 38 £43,750 +9.37% 10
Worcestershire +11 34 £31,250 -3.84% 1
Coventry 0 23 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Shropshire +11 22 £35,000 +7.69% 4
Herefordshire -2 20 £31,250 +13.63%
Staffordshire -13 17 £34,500 -1.42% 2
Solihull -30 9 £39,000 +4.00% 1
Sutton Coldfield 0 3 £36,500 -14.11% 3
Walsall +7 2 £31,500 -30.00%
Web Services
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 270 (51.72%) JavaScript
2 240 (45.98%) HTML
3 231 (44.25%) .NET
4 221 (42.34%) Agile Software Development
5 219 (41.95%) C#
6 194 (37.16%) SQL
7 188 (36.02%) MVC
8 172 (32.95%) jQuery
9 169 (32.38%) CSS
10 162 (31.03%) SQL Server
11 161 (30.84%) ASP.NET
12 154 (29.50%) Java
13 142 (27.20%) REST
14 141 (27.01%) XML
15 125 (23.95%) SOAP
16 120 (22.99%) OO
17 112 (21.46%) HTML5
18 99 (18.97%) RESTful
19 94 (18.01%) Amazon AWS
19 94 (18.01%) Linux
20 92 (17.62%) Continuous Integration
21 91 (17.43%) Microsoft
22 87 (16.67%) Ajax
23 86 (16.48%) Git (software)
23 86 (16.48%) PHP
24 84 (16.09%) Scrum
25 83 (15.90%) .NET Framework
26 81 (15.52%) WCF
27 80 (15.33%) Software Engineering
28 75 (14.37%) JSON

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 27 (5.17%) CMS
2 26 (4.98%) IIS
3 18 (3.45%) Apache
4 11 (2.11%) WordPress
5 10 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
5 10 (1.92%) Tomcat
6 8 (1.53%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (1.34%) lighttpd
8 6 (1.15%) JBoss
8 6 (1.15%) SharePoint
8 6 (1.15%) WebSphere
9 5 (0.96%) nginx
10 4 (0.77%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 4 (0.77%) Drupal
10 4 (0.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 3 (0.57%) Joomla!
11 3 (0.57%) Moodle
11 3 (0.57%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.38%) ColdFusion
12 2 (0.38%) Jetty
Applications
1 30 (5.75%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.72%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.19%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (2.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.34%) OpenText MBPM
2 7 (1.34%) OpenText Process Suite
2 7 (1.34%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 7 (1.34%) Shopify
3 6 (1.15%) Sage 200
4 2 (0.38%) Magento
4 2 (0.38%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.19%) assyst
5 1 (0.19%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.19%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 94 (18.01%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (4.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (3.26%) Google Analytics
4 15 (2.87%) AWS CloudFormation
5 13 (2.49%) Amazon EC2
5 13 (2.49%) SaaS
6 9 (1.72%) Google Play
7 8 (1.53%) AdWords
8 6 (1.15%) GitHub
9 4 (0.77%) Google App Engine
9 4 (0.77%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.38%) Amazon CloudSearch
10 2 (0.38%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 2 (0.38%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (0.38%) CloudFront
10 2 (0.38%) Force.com
10 2 (0.38%) Office 365
11 1 (0.19%) Bluemix
11 1 (0.19%) IaaS
11 1 (0.19%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (4.60%) HTTP
1 24 (4.60%) Internet
2 19 (3.64%) SSL
3 12 (2.30%) Intranet
4 7 (1.34%) ATM
4 7 (1.34%) DNS
5 6 (1.15%) LDAP
5 6 (1.15%) TCP/IP
6 5 (0.96%) DHCP
7 4 (0.77%) SAN
8 2 (0.38%) 3G
8 2 (0.38%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (0.38%) Firewall
8 2 (0.38%) LAN
8 2 (0.38%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (0.38%) VLAN
8 2 (0.38%) Wireless
9 1 (0.19%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.19%) NFC
9 1 (0.19%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 162 (31.03%) SQL Server
2 63 (12.07%) MySQL
3 61 (11.69%) Relational Database
4 27 (5.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 26 (4.98%) NoSQL
6 25 (4.79%) RDBMS
7 23 (4.41%) Apache Cassandra
8 22 (4.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 18 (3.45%) MongoDB
9 18 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
10 12 (2.30%) Oracle Database
11 11 (2.11%) Redis
12 8 (1.53%) Big Data
13 7 (1.34%) BusinessObjects
14 6 (1.15%) Amazon Redshift
14 6 (1.15%) Oracle Database 10g
15 5 (0.96%) DB2
15 5 (0.96%) SQL Server 2014
16 4 (0.77%) SQL CLR
17 3 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 86 (16.48%) Git (software)
2 57 (10.92%) Jenkins
3 46 (8.81%) Team Foundation Server
4 40 (7.66%) Visual Studio
5 38 (7.28%) Xcode
6 35 (6.70%) Subversion
7 23 (4.41%) JUnit
8 18 (3.45%) JIRA
9 17 (3.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 15 (2.87%) Android Studio
10 15 (2.87%) Vagrant
11 13 (2.49%) GoCD
12 12 (2.30%) Hudson
12 12 (2.30%) Maven
12 12 (2.30%) Mercurial
12 12 (2.30%) MSBuild
12 12 (2.30%) Selenium
13 11 (2.11%) PHPUnit
14 10 (1.92%) Grunt
14 10 (1.92%) gulp
General
1 40 (7.66%) Finance
1 40 (7.66%) Marketing
2 27 (5.17%) Retail
3 17 (3.26%) Billing
4 8 (1.53%) Banking
4 8 (1.53%) Electronics
5 7 (1.34%) Advertising
5 7 (1.34%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.15%) Automotive
7 5 (0.96%) Games
7 5 (0.96%) Multimedia
8 3 (0.57%) Back Office
9 1 (0.19%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.19%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 337 (64.56%) Developer
2 91 (17.43%) .NET Developer
3 72 (13.79%) Senior Developer
4 64 (12.26%) C# Developer
5 62 (11.88%) Java Developer
6 43 (8.24%) PHP Developer
7 41 (7.85%) C# .NET Developer
7 41 (7.85%) Junior
8 40 (7.66%) JavaScript Developer
9 38 (7.28%) Junior Developer
10 37 (7.09%) DevOps Engineer
10 37 (7.09%) Software Developer
11 34 (6.51%) Software Engineer
12 33 (6.32%) Web Developer
13 32 (6.13%) iOS Developer
14 30 (5.75%) HTML Developer
15 27 (5.17%) MySQL Developer
15 27 (5.17%) PHP MySQL Developer
16 26 (4.98%) HTML CSS Developer
17 24 (4.60%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 240 (45.98%) HTML
2 231 (44.25%) .NET
3 172 (32.95%) jQuery
4 169 (32.38%) CSS
5 161 (30.84%) ASP.NET
6 142 (27.20%) REST
7 141 (27.01%) XML
8 125 (23.95%) SOAP
9 112 (21.46%) HTML5
10 99 (18.97%) RESTful
11 87 (16.67%) Ajax
12 83 (15.90%) .NET Framework
13 81 (15.52%) WCF
14 75 (14.37%) ASP.NET MVC
14 75 (14.37%) JSON
15 62 (11.88%) AngularJS
16 49 (9.39%) Entity Framework
17 48 (9.20%) ASP.NET Web API
18 40 (7.66%) KnockoutJS
19 37 (7.09%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 69 (13.22%) Mobile App
2 52 (9.96%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (5.94%) Social Media
4 30 (5.75%) Computer Science
5 27 (5.17%) User Experience
6 19 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
7 15 (2.87%) iPad
8 14 (2.68%) e-Learning
9 12 (2.30%) Smart Meter
10 11 (2.11%) W3C
11 7 (1.34%) Management Information System
12 5 (0.96%) Algorithms
12 5 (0.96%) Data Structures
12 5 (0.96%) EPoS
12 5 (0.96%) Fintech
13 4 (0.77%) Animation
13 4 (0.77%) Data Centre
13 4 (0.77%) Replication
14 3 (0.57%) Clustering
14 3 (0.57%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 94 (18.01%) Linux
2 64 (12.26%) Windows
3 50 (9.58%) Apple iOS
4 36 (6.90%) Android
5 31 (5.94%) CentOS
6 26 (4.98%) Ubuntu
7 20 (3.83%) Windows Server
8 12 (2.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (2.30%) Unix
9 8 (1.53%) Debian
9 8 (1.53%) Solaris
10 5 (0.96%) Windows 10
11 3 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.19%) Fedora
13 1 (0.19%) SUSE
13 1 (0.19%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.19%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 221 (42.34%) Agile Software Development
2 188 (36.02%) MVC
3 120 (22.99%) OO
4 92 (17.62%) Continuous Integration
5 84 (16.09%) Scrum
6 80 (15.33%) Software Engineering
7 70 (13.41%) Web Development
8 69 (13.22%) SOA
9 66 (12.64%) TDD
10 65 (12.45%) E-Commerce
11 62 (11.88%) SDLC
12 54 (10.34%) Microservices
13 49 (9.39%) DevOps
14 44 (8.43%) Mentoring
15 36 (6.90%) Configuration Management
16 34 (6.51%) CRM
17 33 (6.32%) Unit Testing
18 32 (6.13%) iOS Development
19 31 (5.94%) OOP
20 27 (5.17%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 270 (51.72%) JavaScript
2 219 (41.95%) C#
3 194 (37.16%) SQL
4 154 (29.50%) Java
5 86 (16.48%) PHP
6 55 (10.54%) Python
7 52 (9.96%) VB.NET
8 49 (9.39%) T-SQL
9 44 (8.43%) Objective-C
10 43 (8.24%) Bash Shell
11 36 (6.90%) Ruby
12 19 (3.64%) C
13 18 (3.45%) Groovy
14 17 (3.26%) Apple Swift
15 15 (2.87%) PowerShell
15 15 (2.87%) Scala
15 15 (2.87%) VB
16 14 (2.68%) Go
17 12 (2.30%) XPath
18 10 (1.92%) Perl
Qualifications
1 36 (6.90%) Degree
2 13 (2.49%) SC Cleared
2 13 (2.49%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.15%) MCSD
3 6 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (0.77%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.57%) HND
5 3 (0.57%) ISEB
5 3 (0.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.19%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.19%) RHCE
6 1 (0.19%) RHCSA
6 1 (0.19%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (6.51%) QA
2 10 (1.92%) SLA
3 8 (1.53%) SDET
4 2 (0.38%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.19%) BS7666
5 1 (0.19%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 48 (9.20%) Docker
2 35 (6.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (2.87%) VirtualBox
4 12 (2.30%) Active Directory
5 9 (1.72%) vSphere
6 3 (0.57%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.57%) XenApp
7 2 (0.38%) NFS
7 2 (0.38%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.38%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 2 (0.38%) Xen
7 2 (0.38%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.38%) XenServer
8 1 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.19%) etcd
8 1 (0.19%) flannel
8 1 (0.19%) Postfix
8 1 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 34 (6.51%) Terraform
2 28 (5.36%) Puppet
3 22 (4.21%) Nagios
4 21 (4.02%) Ansible
5 19 (3.64%) Opscode Chef
6 18 (3.45%) Kubernetes
7 15 (2.87%) Consul
7 15 (2.87%) Docker Swarm
7 15 (2.87%) Mesos
7 15 (2.87%) StatsD
8 3 (0.57%) rkt
9 2 (0.38%) Graphite
9 2 (0.38%) Kibana
9 2 (0.38%) logstash
9 2 (0.38%) Oracle ZFS
9 2 (0.38%) Simpana
10 1 (0.19%) cPanel
10 1 (0.19%) Hadoop YARN
10 1 (0.19%) SELinux
10 1 (0.19%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 91 (17.43%) Microsoft
2 53 (10.15%) Google
3 40 (7.66%) Oracle
4 38 (7.28%) VMware
5 26 (4.98%) Red Hat
6 18 (3.45%) Zend
7 16 (3.07%) New Relic
8 14 (2.68%) ServiceNow
9 11 (2.11%) Adobe
10 9 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
11 8 (1.53%) Sybase
12 7 (1.34%) OpenText
12 7 (1.34%) Pega
13 6 (1.15%) Citrix
13 6 (1.15%) IBM
13 6 (1.15%) Sage
13 6 (1.15%) SAP
13 6 (1.15%) Tableau
13 6 (1.15%) Talend
13 6 (1.15%) WSO2
Warwick, Warwickshire
Iress
Posted: 9 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Crunchposter
Salary: Market related
Posted: 9 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £31000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Flexible Working
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
Nigel Frank International
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Great Benefit Package
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Technical Team Solutions
Salary: From £27,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Itecco
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 30,000 + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Iress
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £40000 - £60000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Rugeley, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + extensive benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stratford-upon-Avon
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Maurice Nash
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Circa £45k - £50k + Bonus. Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
Experian
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Warwick
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Rugby
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Great benefits!
Posted: 26 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago