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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
England / West Midlands
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 42 49
Rank change year-on-year +1 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 261 328 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 5.12% 5.38% 4.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.78% 15.81% 12.80%
Number of salaries quoted 235 267 246
Median salary £39,750 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.00% -11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

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 2043 2074 2157
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 40.09% 34.02% 37.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1777 1737 1961
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 25 June 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 25 June 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 -2 83 £45,000 +12.50% 10
Warwickshire +10 41 £34,250 -12.17% 3
Worcestershire +14 32 £25,000 -23.07% 1
Shropshire +20 28 £47,500 +90.00% 1
Coventry -26 21 £37,500 -25.00% 2
Staffordshire -14 17 £27,500 -21.42% 5
Sutton Coldfield +5 13 £45,000 +119.51%
Herefordshire -2 13 £25,000 +11.11%
Wolverhampton -2 9 £35,000 -6.66%
Solihull -14 4 £46,500 +48.80% 3
Web Services
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 223 (47.65%) JavaScript
2 204 (43.59%) HTML
3 194 (41.45%) Agile Software Development
4 176 (37.61%) Java
5 168 (35.90%) .NET
6 157 (33.55%) REST
7 156 (33.33%) C#
8 152 (32.48%) SQL
9 144 (30.77%) CSS
10 133 (28.42%) MVC
11 131 (27.99%) XML
12 128 (27.35%) SQL Server
13 125 (26.71%) jQuery
14 113 (24.15%) ASP.NET
15 103 (22.01%) OO
16 100 (21.37%) SOAP
17 92 (19.66%) HTML5
17 92 (19.66%) JSON
18 83 (17.74%) Amazon AWS
19 81 (17.31%) Software Engineering
20 79 (16.88%) Git (software)
20 79 (16.88%) Mobile App
21 78 (16.67%) Scrum
22 77 (16.45%) Microsoft
22 77 (16.45%) Test Automation
23 73 (15.60%) Web Development
24 72 (15.38%) Android
24 72 (15.38%) Objective-C
25 71 (15.17%) Ajax
25 71 (15.17%) AngularJS

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 30 (6.41%) Tomcat
2 23 (4.91%) CMS
3 17 (3.63%) Apache
4 10 (2.14%) Documentum
5 9 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (1.50%) IIS
7 6 (1.28%) Drupal
7 6 (1.28%) WebLogic
8 5 (1.07%) Oracle Workflow
8 5 (1.07%) WordPress
9 4 (0.85%) JBoss
9 4 (0.85%) Mule
9 4 (0.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 4 (0.85%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.64%) Apache ServiceMix
10 3 (0.64%) Joomla!
10 3 (0.64%) Moodle
10 3 (0.64%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 2 (0.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (1.28%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (1.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.07%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (0.64%) OpenText MBPM
3 3 (0.64%) OpenText Process Suite
4 2 (0.43%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.21%) assyst
5 1 (0.21%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.21%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.21%) SAP MII
5 1 (0.21%) Shopify
5 1 (0.21%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 83 (17.74%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (4.49%) Amazon EC2
3 20 (4.27%) Google Play
3 20 (4.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (2.14%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (2.14%) SaaS
5 9 (1.92%) AWS CloudFormation
5 9 (1.92%) GitHub
6 8 (1.71%) Amazon CloudSearch
6 8 (1.71%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 8 (1.71%) Amazon SQS
7 6 (1.28%) Force.com
7 6 (1.28%) Google Analytics
8 3 (0.64%) AdWords
8 3 (0.64%) Dynamics 365
8 3 (0.64%) Office 365
8 3 (0.64%) Slack
9 2 (0.43%) CloudFront
9 2 (0.43%) OpenShift
9 2 (0.43%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (5.56%) Internet
2 25 (5.34%) HTTP
3 19 (4.06%) SSL
4 13 (2.78%) LDAP
5 11 (2.35%) TCP/IP
6 7 (1.50%) Intranet
7 5 (1.07%) LAN
7 5 (1.07%) WAN
8 3 (0.64%) Skype
9 2 (0.43%) DNS
9 2 (0.43%) WEP
10 1 (0.21%) DHCP
10 1 (0.21%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (0.21%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.21%) iSCSI
10 1 (0.21%) Network Security
10 1 (0.21%) SAN
10 1 (0.21%) VoIP
10 1 (0.21%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (27.35%) SQL Server
2 41 (8.76%) Relational Database
3 36 (7.69%) MySQL
4 30 (6.41%) NoSQL
5 23 (4.91%) MongoDB
6 20 (4.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 16 (3.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 13 (2.78%) Oracle Database
9 11 (2.35%) Amazon RDS
9 11 (2.35%) SQL Server 2008
10 10 (2.14%) Redis
11 9 (1.92%) Apache Cassandra
11 9 (1.92%) InfluxDB
12 8 (1.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 5 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (1.07%) PostgreSQL
13 5 (1.07%) RDBMS
13 5 (1.07%) SQL CLR
13 5 (1.07%) SQL Server 2012
13 5 (1.07%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 79 (16.88%) Git (software)
2 66 (14.10%) Xcode
3 43 (9.19%) Android Studio
4 37 (7.91%) Jenkins
5 35 (7.48%) JUnit
6 30 (6.41%) Team Foundation Server
7 28 (5.98%) Subversion
8 22 (4.70%) Eclipse
9 20 (4.27%) Selenium
10 17 (3.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 17 (3.63%) Maven
11 16 (3.42%) Visual Studio
12 15 (3.21%) JIRA
13 11 (2.35%) GoCD
14 10 (2.14%) Hudson
14 10 (2.14%) PHPUnit
15 9 (1.92%) Vagrant
16 8 (1.71%) Ant
16 8 (1.71%) Octopus Deploy
16 8 (1.71%) TeamCity
General
1 40 (8.55%) Retail
2 36 (7.69%) Finance
3 20 (4.27%) Electronics
4 15 (3.21%) Marketing
5 14 (2.99%) Legal
6 13 (2.78%) Multimedia
7 5 (1.07%) Billing
8 3 (0.64%) Advertising
8 3 (0.64%) Banking
9 2 (0.43%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.21%) Back Office
10 1 (0.21%) Games
Job Titles
1 310 (66.24%) Developer
2 86 (18.38%) Java Developer
3 74 (15.81%) .NET Developer
4 56 (11.97%) Android Developer
5 53 (11.32%) C# Developer
6 46 (9.83%) iOS Developer
7 41 (8.76%) Applications Developer
7 41 (8.76%) Web Developer
8 40 (8.55%) Senior Developer
9 35 (7.48%) Analyst
9 35 (7.48%) Java Android Developer
9 35 (7.48%) Junior
10 33 (7.05%) Junior Developer
11 31 (6.62%) C# .NET Developer
11 31 (6.62%) Software Engineer
12 30 (6.41%) Software Developer
13 28 (5.98%) Architect
13 28 (5.98%) ASP.NET Developer
14 23 (4.91%) Junior iOS Developer
14 23 (4.91%) Objective-C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 204 (43.59%) HTML
2 168 (35.90%) .NET
3 157 (33.55%) REST
4 144 (30.77%) CSS
5 131 (27.99%) XML
6 125 (26.71%) jQuery
7 113 (24.15%) ASP.NET
8 100 (21.37%) SOAP
9 92 (19.66%) HTML5
9 92 (19.66%) JSON
10 71 (15.17%) Ajax
10 71 (15.17%) AngularJS
11 63 (13.46%) .NET Framework
12 56 (11.97%) RESTful
13 55 (11.75%) WCF
14 53 (11.32%) Node.js
15 45 (9.62%) iOS SDK
16 44 (9.40%) Android SDK
17 40 (8.55%) Entity Framework
18 39 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 79 (16.88%) Mobile App
2 54 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
3 39 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 30 (6.41%) User Experience
5 24 (5.13%) Social Media
6 23 (4.91%) Greenfield Project
7 10 (2.14%) e-Learning
8 9 (1.92%) Hybrid Cloud
8 9 (1.92%) Smart Meter
9 8 (1.71%) Management Information System
10 7 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (1.50%) W3C
11 6 (1.28%) Data Centre
11 6 (1.28%) iPad
12 4 (0.85%) Algorithms
12 4 (0.85%) Animation
13 3 (0.64%) Client/Server
13 3 (0.64%) Fintech
14 2 (0.43%) N-Tier
14 2 (0.43%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 72 (15.38%) Android
2 60 (12.82%) Apple iOS
3 55 (11.75%) Linux
4 39 (8.33%) Windows
5 18 (3.85%) Ubuntu
6 9 (1.92%) CentOS
6 9 (1.92%) Windows Server
7 7 (1.50%) Debian
8 5 (1.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.85%) Solaris
9 4 (0.85%) Unix
10 3 (0.64%) Windows Phone
11 2 (0.43%) Windows Phone 8
11 2 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.21%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.21%) SUSE
12 1 (0.21%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.21%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.21%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (41.45%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (28.42%) MVC
3 103 (22.01%) OO
4 81 (17.31%) Software Engineering
5 78 (16.67%) Scrum
6 77 (16.45%) Test Automation
7 73 (15.60%) Web Development
8 60 (12.82%) Unit Testing
9 59 (12.61%) Continuous Integration
10 58 (12.39%) Android Development
11 46 (9.83%) iOS Development
11 46 (9.83%) Microservices
12 44 (9.40%) TDD
13 42 (8.97%) DevOps
14 36 (7.69%) SOA
15 35 (7.48%) Mentoring
16 33 (7.05%) Asset Management
16 33 (7.05%) E-Commerce
17 28 (5.98%) Configuration Management
17 28 (5.98%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 223 (47.65%) JavaScript
2 176 (37.61%) Java
3 156 (33.33%) C#
4 152 (32.48%) SQL
5 72 (15.38%) Objective-C
6 59 (12.61%) PHP
7 41 (8.76%) VB.NET
8 39 (8.33%) T-SQL
9 31 (6.62%) Python
10 29 (6.20%) Apple Swift
11 26 (5.56%) Bash Shell
12 24 (5.13%) C
13 15 (3.21%) Ruby
13 15 (3.21%) VB
14 12 (2.56%) C++
15 11 (2.35%) Scala
15 11 (2.35%) XPath
16 9 (1.92%) Go
16 9 (1.92%) Groovy
17 8 (1.71%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 51 (10.90%) Degree
2 32 (6.84%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (2.35%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.07%) Sun Certification
5 4 (0.85%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.43%) ISEB
7 2 (0.43%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.21%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.21%) RHCE
8 1 (0.21%) RHCSA
8 1 (0.21%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (7.26%) QA
2 19 (4.06%) SLA
3 10 (2.14%) Disclosure Scotland
4 4 (0.85%) GDPR
5 3 (0.64%) COBIT
5 3 (0.64%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.64%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.21%) BS7666
6 1 (0.21%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 31 (6.62%) Docker
2 25 (5.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (1.92%) VirtualBox
4 4 (0.85%) VMware Workstation
5 3 (0.64%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.43%) vSphere
6 2 (0.43%) Xen
7 1 (0.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.21%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.21%) NFS
7 1 (0.21%) Postfix
7 1 (0.21%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 33 (7.05%) Puppet
2 23 (4.91%) Nagios
3 18 (3.85%) Consul
3 18 (3.85%) Terraform
4 11 (2.35%) Ansible
4 11 (2.35%) Kubernetes
5 9 (1.92%) Docker Swarm
5 9 (1.92%) Icinga
5 9 (1.92%) Mesos
5 9 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (1.92%) StatsD
6 3 (0.64%) ZABBIX
7 2 (0.43%) Graphite
7 2 (0.43%) Kibana
7 2 (0.43%) logstash
8 1 (0.21%) cPanel
8 1 (0.21%) Hadoop YARN
8 1 (0.21%) Oracle ZFS
8 1 (0.21%) SELinux
8 1 (0.21%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 77 (16.45%) Microsoft
2 41 (8.76%) Google
3 37 (7.91%) Oracle
4 26 (5.56%) VMware
5 25 (5.34%) Red Hat
6 19 (4.06%) New Relic
7 13 (2.78%) Pega
7 13 (2.78%) ServiceNow
8 10 (2.14%) EMC
8 10 (2.14%) SAP
8 10 (2.14%) Zend
9 9 (1.92%) AppDynamics
10 8 (1.71%) Adobe
11 7 (1.50%) Salesforce.com
12 6 (1.28%) Sun
13 5 (1.07%) Appcelerator
13 5 (1.07%) Facebook
13 5 (1.07%) Sybase
13 5 (1.07%) Twitter
14 3 (0.64%) Xamarin
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ESA Group
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Candour Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Excellent Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
SSP
Posted: Yesterday
Lichfield, Staffordshire
ESA Group
Salary: From £28,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ESA Group
Salary: From £20,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 to 35,000 DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Rullion
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stratford-upon-avon, Warwickshire
Jumar Solutions Ltd
Salary: bonuses
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £28k plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Dudley, West Midlands (County)
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull
SSP Worldwide
Salary: £65,000 - £70,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mane Contract Services Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Maurice Nash
Salary: From £80,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Jewellery Quarter Bullion
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + bonus (up to 30%)
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Lichfield
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Coventry
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £18000.00 - £23000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Stafford
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
West Midlands
Engage PSG
Posted: 5 days ago
Rugby
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Subscriptions + Bonus
Posted: 24 days ago
Birmingham
Cognitive Group Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Private Medical
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Jewellery Quarter Bullion
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + bonus (up to 30%)
Posted: 10 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Posted: 5 days ago
Telford
Revenue & Customs Digital Technology Services (RCDTS)
Salary: up to £71,500
Posted: 16 days ago