Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
England > West Midlands
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 40 46
Rank change year-on-year -13 +6 0
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 462 642 540
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 4.53% 5.63% 4.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.77% 15.97% 14.06%
Number of salaries quoted 440 577 558
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,275 £58,750 £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 3924 4020 3840
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 38.48% 35.28% 35.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3382 3425 3449
West Midlands median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% - -
10th Percentile £24,250 £23,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £59,313 £58,750 £56,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 21 November 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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 +5 144 £45,000 +12.50% 12
Warwickshire -10 96 £40,000 +6.67% 6
Shropshire +7 57 £35,000 +7.69% 3
Coventry -28 30 £36,500 -8.75% 6
Worcestershire -10 23 £27,500 -21.43% 1
Solihull -16 20 £60,000 +52.87% 2
Wolverhampton -2 15 £37,250 +4.93%
Staffordshire -59 14 £37,500 +2.74% 4
Herefordshire +7 9 £25,000 +4.17% 1
Sutton Coldfield +5 5 £45,000 +119.51% 1
Dudley +13 3 £29,500 -21.33%
Walsall +5 3 £37,500 +2.74%
Web Services
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 193 (41.77%) Agile Software Development
2 169 (36.58%) JavaScript
3 163 (35.28%) HTML
4 161 (34.85%) C#
5 153 (33.12%) .NET
6 150 (32.47%) Java
7 148 (32.03%) SQL
8 145 (31.39%) CSS
9 132 (28.57%) XML
10 129 (27.92%) SQL Server
11 115 (24.89%) REST
12 110 (23.81%) MVC
13 107 (23.16%) ASP.NET
14 99 (21.43%) OO
15 96 (20.78%) jQuery
16 91 (19.70%) Amazon AWS
17 89 (19.26%) JSON
18 86 (18.61%) AngularJS
19 83 (17.97%) Software Engineering
19 83 (17.97%) Test Automation
19 83 (17.97%) SOAP
20 80 (17.32%) Git (software)
21 75 (16.23%) Web Development
21 75 (16.23%) Microsoft
22 70 (15.15%) RESTful
23 69 (14.94%) Scrum
24 68 (14.72%) PHP
25 64 (13.85%) Unit Testing
26 61 (13.20%) Mobile App
27 60 (12.99%) Android

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 38 (8.23%) Tomcat
2 30 (6.49%) CMS
3 23 (4.98%) Apache
4 18 (3.90%) Documentum
5 17 (3.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 12 (2.60%) WebLogic
7 11 (2.38%) Confluence
7 11 (2.38%) NetWeaver
8 10 (2.16%) BizTalk Server
9 9 (1.95%) SharePoint
10 8 (1.73%) Apache Solr
11 7 (1.52%) WebSphere
12 5 (1.08%) IIS
12 5 (1.08%) JBoss
12 5 (1.08%) WordPress
13 4 (0.87%) GlassFish
14 3 (0.65%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 3 (0.65%) Mule
14 3 (0.65%) SAS
14 3 (0.65%) Umbraco
Applications
1 12 (2.60%) Photoshop
2 3 (0.65%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.43%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (0.43%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (2.38%) SAP CRM
2 8 (1.73%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (1.52%) SAP IS-U
4 4 (0.87%) WebTrends
5 3 (0.65%) SAP S/4HANA
6 2 (0.43%) Magento
6 2 (0.43%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 91 (19.70%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (7.14%) GitHub
3 31 (6.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (4.11%) Cloud Computing
5 17 (3.68%) SaaS
6 15 (3.25%) Google Play
7 10 (2.16%) Google Analytics
8 8 (1.73%) AdWords
8 8 (1.73%) Amazon EC2
9 6 (1.30%) Force.com
10 5 (1.08%) Dynamics 365
10 5 (1.08%) npm
11 2 (0.43%) Amazon SQS
12 1 (0.22%) Amazon CloudSearch
12 1 (0.22%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 1 (0.22%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.22%) Bluemix
12 1 (0.22%) IBM Cloud
12 1 (0.22%) Office 365
12 1 (0.22%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.25%) Internet
2 13 (2.81%) HTTP
3 8 (1.73%) ATM
3 8 (1.73%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.08%) LDAP
5 2 (0.43%) DNS
6 1 (0.22%) AMQP
6 1 (0.22%) LAN
6 1 (0.22%) Network Security
6 1 (0.22%) SAN
6 1 (0.22%) Skype
6 1 (0.22%) SSL
6 1 (0.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (27.92%) SQL Server
2 56 (12.12%) MySQL
3 37 (8.01%) NoSQL
4 23 (4.98%) SQL Server 2008
5 21 (4.55%) Big Data
6 18 (3.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 17 (3.68%) SQL Server 2012
8 16 (3.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (1.95%) MongoDB
9 9 (1.95%) Relational Database
10 8 (1.73%) Redis
11 7 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
12 6 (1.30%) Amazon RDS
12 6 (1.30%) DTS
12 6 (1.30%) InfluxDB
13 5 (1.08%) Hadoop
14 4 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
14 4 (0.87%) Oracle Database
15 3 (0.65%) DocumentDB
16 2 (0.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 80 (17.32%) Git (software)
2 52 (11.26%) Jenkins
3 49 (10.61%) JIRA
4 36 (7.79%) JUnit
5 35 (7.58%) Selenium
6 34 (7.36%) Visual Studio
7 33 (7.14%) Xcode
8 31 (6.71%) Android Studio
9 22 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 21 (4.55%) Maven
11 20 (4.33%) Eclipse
12 18 (3.90%) Team Foundation Server
13 17 (3.68%) gulp
14 16 (3.46%) Grunt
15 14 (3.03%) Bitbucket
15 14 (3.03%) TeamCity
16 12 (2.60%) Subversion
17 10 (2.16%) Cucumber
17 10 (2.16%) SoapUI
18 8 (1.73%) PHPUnit
General
1 50 (10.82%) Finance
2 22 (4.76%) Retail
3 20 (4.33%) Marketing
4 15 (3.25%) Electronics
5 14 (3.03%) Advertising
6 10 (2.16%) Legal
7 9 (1.95%) Banking
8 3 (0.65%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.43%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.43%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.22%) Back Office
10 1 (0.22%) Billing
Job Titles
1 283 (61.26%) Developer
2 83 (17.97%) Java Developer
3 57 (12.34%) .NET Developer
4 51 (11.04%) Architect
5 50 (10.82%) C# Developer
6 44 (9.52%) Senior Developer
7 42 (9.09%) Android Developer
8 37 (8.01%) C# .NET Developer
9 33 (7.14%) Web Developer
10 32 (6.93%) Java Android Developer
11 30 (6.49%) Analyst
12 27 (5.84%) Software Developer
13 25 (5.41%) ASP.NET Developer
13 25 (5.41%) Software Engineer
14 24 (5.19%) HTML Developer
15 23 (4.98%) Junior
15 23 (4.98%) Junior Developer
15 23 (4.98%) PHP Developer
16 22 (4.76%) Applications Developer
16 22 (4.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 163 (35.28%) HTML
2 153 (33.12%) .NET
3 145 (31.39%) CSS
4 132 (28.57%) XML
5 115 (24.89%) REST
6 107 (23.16%) ASP.NET
7 96 (20.78%) jQuery
8 89 (19.26%) JSON
9 86 (18.61%) AngularJS
10 83 (17.97%) SOAP
11 70 (15.15%) RESTful
12 60 (12.99%) HTML5
13 50 (10.82%) Node.js
14 44 (9.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 39 (8.44%) Spring
15 39 (8.44%) XSLT
16 33 (7.14%) Android SDK
16 33 (7.14%) CSS3
17 31 (6.71%) .NET Framework
17 31 (6.71%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 61 (13.20%) Mobile App
2 54 (11.69%) Analytical Skills
3 45 (9.74%) Computer Science
4 27 (5.84%) User Experience
5 17 (3.68%) Social Media
6 8 (1.73%) Fintech
7 7 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (1.52%) Greenfield Project
7 7 (1.52%) Hybrid Cloud
8 6 (1.30%) Smart Meter
9 5 (1.08%) iPad
9 5 (1.08%) Social Network
10 4 (0.87%) CMDB
10 4 (0.87%) N-Tier
10 4 (0.87%) Public Cloud
11 3 (0.65%) BBC
11 3 (0.65%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.65%) Video on Demand
12 2 (0.43%) Data Structures
12 2 (0.43%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 60 (12.99%) Android
2 34 (7.36%) Windows
3 30 (6.49%) Apple iOS
4 28 (6.06%) Linux
5 7 (1.52%) Ubuntu
5 7 (1.52%) Windows Phone
5 7 (1.52%) Windows Phone 8
6 4 (0.87%) CentOS
6 4 (0.87%) Unix
6 4 (0.87%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.22%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (41.77%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (23.81%) MVC
3 99 (21.43%) OO
4 83 (17.97%) Software Engineering
4 83 (17.97%) Test Automation
5 75 (16.23%) Web Development
6 69 (14.94%) Scrum
7 64 (13.85%) Unit Testing
8 55 (11.90%) SOA
9 49 (10.61%) DevOps
10 43 (9.31%) Android Development
11 34 (7.36%) Mentoring
12 32 (6.93%) ITIL
12 32 (6.93%) Microservices
13 31 (6.71%) Continuous Integration
14 29 (6.28%) Root Cause Analysis
14 29 (6.28%) SDLC
14 29 (6.28%) TDD
15 27 (5.84%) Data Management
15 27 (5.84%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 169 (36.58%) JavaScript
2 161 (34.85%) C#
3 150 (32.47%) Java
4 148 (32.03%) SQL
5 68 (14.72%) PHP
6 43 (9.31%) Python
7 42 (9.09%) VB.NET
8 39 (8.44%) C
9 36 (7.79%) C++
10 27 (5.84%) Objective-C
11 20 (4.33%) T-SQL
11 20 (4.33%) XPath
12 19 (4.11%) Ruby
13 13 (2.81%) ABAP
13 13 (2.81%) Apple Swift
14 12 (2.60%) Bash Shell
15 11 (2.38%) PL/SQL
16 9 (1.95%) PHP 5
16 9 (1.95%) PowerShell
16 9 (1.95%) VB
Qualifications
1 58 (12.55%) Degree
2 21 (4.55%) Security Cleared
3 18 (3.90%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (1.08%) ISEB
4 5 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (0.65%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.43%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.22%) SAP Certification
7 1 (0.22%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (8.87%) QA
2 19 (4.11%) SLA
3 18 (3.90%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.65%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.43%) COBIT
5 2 (0.43%) GDPR
6 1 (0.22%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 15 (3.25%) Docker
2 6 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.65%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (0.22%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 34 (7.36%) Puppet
2 9 (1.95%) Ansible
3 7 (1.52%) ZABBIX
4 6 (1.30%) Consul
4 6 (1.30%) Icinga
4 6 (1.30%) Nagios
5 5 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.22%) MAILsweeper
7 1 (0.22%) Mesos
7 1 (0.22%) Simpana
7 1 (0.22%) TeamSite
7 1 (0.22%) Terraform
Vendors
1 75 (16.23%) Microsoft
2 41 (8.87%) Oracle
3 33 (7.14%) Google
4 29 (6.28%) SAP
5 20 (4.33%) Pega
6 18 (3.90%) EMC
7 12 (2.60%) ServiceNow
8 9 (1.95%) Red Hat
9 8 (1.73%) New Relic
9 8 (1.73%) Telerik
10 6 (1.30%) AppDynamics
10 6 (1.30%) VMware
11 5 (1.08%) Adobe
11 5 (1.08%) Jitterbit
11 5 (1.08%) Progress
11 5 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (0.65%) Informatica
12 3 (0.65%) SaltStack
12 3 (0.65%) TIBCO
12 3 (0.65%) Xamarin