The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
West Midlands / Worcestershire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 31 44
Rank change year-on-year +10 +13  
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 33 18 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 11.96% 5.52% 3.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 24.81% 12.59% 6.10%
Number of salaries quoted 32 18 10
Median salary £25,000 £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% -20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,950 £22,500 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
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 Worcestershire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
Worcestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 133 143 164
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 48.19% 43.87% 55.59%
Number of salaries quoted 125 143 163
Median salary £37,500 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Worcestershire 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 Worcestershire

Web Services
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Salary trend for Web Services in Worcestershire

Web Services
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Web Services in Worcestershire over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Web Services in Worcestershire

Web Services
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 23 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
Bromsgrove +7 13 £25,000 +11.11%
Worcester +17 10 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Malvern - 9 £25,750 -
Kidderminster - 1 £27,500 -
Web Services
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 49 (72.06%) HTML
2 47 (69.12%) JavaScript
2 47 (69.12%) jQuery
3 36 (52.94%) Ajax
4 35 (51.47%) OO
5 34 (50.00%) PHP
6 27 (39.71%) XML
6 27 (39.71%) HTML5
6 27 (39.71%) REST
7 26 (38.24%) JSON
8 25 (36.76%) Cocoa
8 25 (36.76%) Xcode
8 25 (36.76%) Objective-C
8 25 (36.76%) SOAP
8 25 (36.76%) iOS SDK
8 25 (36.76%) Cocoa Touch
8 25 (36.76%) UIKit
8 25 (36.76%) Apple iOS
8 25 (36.76%) iOS Development
8 25 (36.76%) Core Data
9 23 (33.82%) Social Media
10 22 (32.35%) SQL
11 20 (29.41%) CSS
12 19 (27.94%) ASP.NET
12 19 (27.94%) .NET
12 19 (27.94%) Amazon AWS
13 16 (23.53%) SQL Server
13 16 (23.53%) Linux
13 16 (23.53%) MVC
13 16 (23.53%) Internet

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 9 (13.24%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.94%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 19 (27.94%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.41%) GitHub
3 2 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.94%) CloudFront
3 2 (2.94%) SaaS
4 1 (1.47%) Google App Engine
4 1 (1.47%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 16 (23.53%) Internet
2 4 (5.88%) LAN
2 4 (5.88%) WAN
3 2 (2.94%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 12 (17.65%) MongoDB
2 12 (17.65%) Oracle Database
3 10 (14.71%) MySQL
4 8 (11.76%) Relational Database
5 7 (10.29%) NoSQL
5 7 (10.29%) Redis
6 2 (2.94%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.47%) Big Data
7 1 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 25 (36.76%) Xcode
2 11 (16.18%) Jenkins
3 10 (14.71%) Git (software)
3 10 (14.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (10.29%) PHPUnit
4 7 (10.29%) Subversion
4 7 (10.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 7 (10.29%) Xdebug
5 3 (4.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (4.41%) Bitbucket
5 3 (4.41%) JIRA
6 2 (2.94%) GoCD
7 1 (1.47%) Selenium
7 1 (1.47%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.47%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (10.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 53 (77.94%) Developer
2 26 (38.24%) Junior
3 25 (36.76%) iOS Developer
3 25 (36.76%) Junior Developer
4 23 (33.82%) Junior iOS Developer
4 23 (33.82%) Objective-C Developer
5 14 (20.59%) .NET Developer
6 10 (14.71%) ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (14.71%) IT Support
7 9 (13.24%) Web Developer
8 8 (11.76%) PHP Developer
9 7 (10.29%) .NET Web Developer
9 7 (10.29%) Analyst
9 7 (10.29%) HTML Developer
9 7 (10.29%) IT Analyst
9 7 (10.29%) IT Support Analyst
9 7 (10.29%) JavaScript Developer
9 7 (10.29%) MySQL Developer
9 7 (10.29%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 7 (10.29%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (72.06%) HTML
2 47 (69.12%) jQuery
3 36 (52.94%) Ajax
4 27 (39.71%) HTML5
4 27 (39.71%) REST
4 27 (39.71%) XML
5 26 (38.24%) JSON
6 25 (36.76%) Cocoa
6 25 (36.76%) Cocoa Touch
6 25 (36.76%) Core Data
6 25 (36.76%) iOS SDK
6 25 (36.76%) SOAP
6 25 (36.76%) UIKit
7 20 (29.41%) CSS
8 19 (27.94%) .NET
8 19 (27.94%) ASP.NET
9 15 (22.06%) KnockoutJS
10 14 (20.59%) .NET Framework
10 14 (20.59%) Entity Framework
11 9 (13.24%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 23 (33.82%) Social Media
2 9 (13.24%) Mobile App
3 5 (7.35%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.35%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (5.88%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.94%) Animation
6 1 (1.47%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.47%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.47%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.47%) Replication
6 1 (1.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (36.76%) Apple iOS
2 16 (23.53%) Linux
3 7 (10.29%) Debian
4 6 (8.82%) Windows
5 4 (5.88%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.94%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (51.47%) OO
2 25 (36.76%) iOS Development
3 16 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (23.53%) MVC
4 14 (20.59%) Web Development
5 9 (13.24%) E-Commerce
6 8 (11.76%) OO PHP
7 7 (10.29%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (10.29%) Kanban
7 7 (10.29%) OOP
7 7 (10.29%) Pay per click
7 7 (10.29%) Scrum
7 7 (10.29%) SEO
8 6 (8.82%) MVVM
9 5 (7.35%) Software Engineering
10 4 (5.88%) High Availability
11 3 (4.41%) TDD
12 2 (2.94%) Android Development
12 2 (2.94%) Content Management
12 2 (2.94%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 47 (69.12%) JavaScript
2 34 (50.00%) PHP
3 25 (36.76%) Objective-C
4 22 (32.35%) SQL
5 12 (17.65%) Bash Shell
5 12 (17.65%) C#
6 11 (16.18%) VB.NET
7 8 (11.76%) Python
8 6 (8.82%) Java
9 5 (7.35%) VB
10 4 (5.88%) Jython
11 3 (4.41%) T-SQL
12 2 (2.94%) Apple Swift
13 1 (1.47%) C++
13 1 (1.47%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 13 (19.12%) Degree
2 2 (2.94%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (2.94%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 12 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.88%) VMware Workstation
3 2 (2.94%) Docker
3 2 (2.94%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (2.94%) Ansible
1 2 (2.94%) Graphite
1 2 (2.94%) Kibana
1 2 (2.94%) Kubernetes
1 2 (2.94%) logstash
1 2 (2.94%) Nagios
Vendors
1 14 (20.59%) Oracle
2 13 (19.12%) Microsoft
3 12 (17.65%) VMware
4 10 (14.71%) Zend
5 7 (10.29%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.47%) Google