Period
to 22 January 2022

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and 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 22 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
22 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 87 85 100
Rank change year-on-year -2 +15 -24
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 1,064 395 242
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 3.64% 3.66% 3.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.45% 7.41% 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 824 321 179
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
25th Percentile £43,250 £46,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £60,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year - +33.33% -14.29%
75th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £62,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £87,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +20.00% -4.76%

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 with a WFH option and a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 12,591 5,334 3,509
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 43.07% 49.38% 47.75%
Number of salaries quoted 9,786 4,816 3,084
10th Percentile £38,750 £35,000 £33,750
25th Percentile £47,500 £42,500 £41,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - -
75th Percentile £80,000 £71,250 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £83,750 £85,000
UK median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +13.64% - +4.76%

Web Services
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Web Services as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Web Services trend for jobs with a WFH option

Web Services
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Web Services.

Web Services salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Web Services
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Web Services over the 6 months to 22 January 2022.

Web Services salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 22 January 2022, Web Services job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for Web Services.

1 600 (56.39%) Agile Software Development
2 485 (45.58%) JavaScript
3 434 (40.79%) SQL
4 402 (37.78%) C#
5 367 (34.49%) .NET
6 315 (29.61%) CSS
7 313 (29.42%) HTML
8 302 (28.38%) XML
9 295 (27.73%) REST
10 280 (26.32%) Azure
11 279 (26.22%) Social Skills
12 265 (24.91%) RESTful
13 259 (24.34%) SQL Server
14 251 (23.59%) Java
15 238 (22.37%) JSON
16 233 (21.90%) Problem-Solving
17 232 (21.80%) React
18 227 (21.33%) Git (software)
19 209 (19.64%) MVC
20 206 (19.36%) jQuery
21 204 (19.17%) OO
22 201 (18.89%) SOAP
23 200 (18.80%) Scrum
24 199 (18.70%) Software Engineering
25 196 (18.42%) Microsoft
26 195 (18.33%) Finance
27 187 (17.58%) TDD
28 186 (17.48%) Test Automation
29 185 (17.39%) DevOps
30 181 (17.01%) Degree

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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 41 (3.85%) CMS
1 41 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 38 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
3 37 (3.48%) Anypoint
3 37 (3.48%) Mule
3 37 (3.48%) Mule ESB
4 36 (3.38%) Confluence
5 27 (2.54%) EPiServer
6 22 (2.07%) Tomcat
7 16 (1.50%) nginx
7 16 (1.50%) SharePoint 2010
8 11 (1.03%) JBoss
9 8 (0.75%) Drupal
10 6 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
10 6 (0.56%) OpenStack
11 5 (0.47%) Apache Solr
11 5 (0.47%) IIS
11 5 (0.47%) Umbraco
11 5 (0.47%) WordPress
12 4 (0.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (1.22%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (0.75%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (0.47%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (0.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.38%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.094%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.094%) MadCap Flare
5 1 (0.094%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.094%) Sketch
5 1 (0.094%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 64 (6.02%) NetSuite
2 63 (5.92%) Dynamics CRM
3 54 (5.08%) SAP Business ByDesign
4 11 (1.03%) Dynamics AX
4 11 (1.03%) Remedy ITSM
5 10 (0.94%) Oracle ERP
6 9 (0.85%) Payment Gateway
7 5 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
7 5 (0.47%) Elite 3E
7 5 (0.47%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 4 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
9 3 (0.28%) Shopify
10 2 (0.19%) Adobe Campaign
11 1 (0.094%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 280 (26.32%) Azure
2 131 (12.31%) AWS
3 106 (9.96%) SaaS
4 85 (7.99%) GitHub
5 54 (5.08%) Linode
6 41 (3.85%) Power Platform
7 37 (3.48%) Serverless
8 31 (2.91%) Boomi
9 26 (2.44%) OpenShift
10 25 (2.35%) Dynamics 365
11 22 (2.07%) PaaS
11 22 (2.07%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
12 20 (1.88%) Amazon Cognito
12 20 (1.88%) Azure Service Bus
12 20 (1.88%) GCP
12 20 (1.88%) Google Play
12 20 (1.88%) Microsoft 365
13 19 (1.79%) PowerApps
14 18 (1.69%) Firebase
14 18 (1.69%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 36 (3.38%) HTTP
2 25 (2.35%) Internet
3 23 (2.16%) SSL
4 21 (1.97%) VoIP
5 15 (1.41%) VPN
6 14 (1.32%) MQTT
7 8 (0.75%) PPP
8 7 (0.66%) DNS
8 7 (0.66%) Firewall
9 6 (0.56%) Intrusion Detection
10 5 (0.47%) FTP
10 5 (0.47%) TCP/IP
11 3 (0.28%) 5G
11 3 (0.28%) SD-WAN
11 3 (0.28%) SMTP
11 3 (0.28%) WAN
12 2 (0.19%) BIG-IP
12 2 (0.19%) PuTTY
12 2 (0.19%) VLAN
12 2 (0.19%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 259 (24.34%) SQL Server
2 129 (12.12%) Relational Database
3 96 (9.02%) MySQL
4 67 (6.30%) NoSQL
5 66 (6.20%) MongoDB
6 49 (4.61%) Azure SQL Database
7 35 (3.29%) Power BI
8 28 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 25 (2.35%) RDBMS
10 22 (2.07%) Apache Cassandra
11 21 (1.97%) Oracle Database
11 21 (1.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 20 (1.88%) PostgreSQL
13 17 (1.60%) Couchbase
14 16 (1.50%) MariaDB
15 14 (1.32%) Tableau
16 12 (1.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 11 (1.03%) Blockchain
17 11 (1.03%) Oracle BI Publisher
17 11 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 227 (21.33%) Git (software)
2 93 (8.74%) Jenkins
3 90 (8.46%) JIRA
4 63 (5.92%) Team Foundation Server
5 54 (5.08%) WebStorm
6 44 (4.14%) Subversion
7 36 (3.38%) Eclipse
8 35 (3.29%) Visual Studio
9 22 (2.07%) JMeter
10 20 (1.88%) Android Studio
10 20 (1.88%) GitLab
11 18 (1.69%) MSBuild
12 17 (1.60%) JUnit
13 16 (1.50%) Selenium
14 15 (1.41%) PhpStorm
15 14 (1.32%) Maven
16 12 (1.13%) Octopus Deploy
16 12 (1.13%) webpack
17 11 (1.03%) Mockito
17 11 (1.03%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 279 (26.22%) Social Skills
2 195 (18.33%) Finance
3 69 (6.48%) Marketing
4 66 (6.20%) Analytical Skills
4 66 (6.20%) Retail
5 49 (4.61%) Telecoms
6 48 (4.51%) Advertising
7 35 (3.29%) Public Sector
8 30 (2.82%) Publishing
9 28 (2.63%) Automotive
10 27 (2.54%) Law
11 25 (2.35%) French Language
12 21 (1.97%) Billing
13 19 (1.79%) German Language
13 19 (1.79%) Spanish Language
14 18 (1.69%) Manufacturing
15 14 (1.32%) Electronics
15 14 (1.32%) Italian Language
16 13 (1.22%) Organisational Skills
17 11 (1.03%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 706 (66.35%) Developer
2 167 (15.70%) .NET Developer
3 151 (14.19%) Software Developer
4 132 (12.41%) Senior Developer
5 125 (11.75%) Java Developer
6 102 (9.59%) Architect
7 89 (8.36%) C# Developer
8 67 (6.30%) Full Stack Developer
9 60 (5.64%) Software Engineer
10 52 (4.89%) C# .NET Developer
11 51 (4.79%) .NET Software Developer
12 47 (4.42%) Senior Software Developer
13 46 (4.32%) Consultant
14 42 (3.95%) Python Developer
15 41 (3.85%) Angular Developer
16 40 (3.76%) Solutions Architect
17 38 (3.57%) Analyst
18 37 (3.48%) MuleSoft Developer
19 34 (3.20%) Senior Software Engineer
20 33 (3.10%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 367 (34.49%) .NET
2 315 (29.61%) CSS
3 313 (29.42%) HTML
4 302 (28.38%) XML
5 295 (27.73%) REST
6 265 (24.91%) RESTful
7 238 (22.37%) JSON
8 232 (21.80%) React
9 206 (19.36%) jQuery
10 201 (18.89%) SOAP
11 156 (14.66%) Spring
12 141 (13.25%) .NET Core
13 136 (12.78%) .NET Framework
14 122 (11.47%) AngularJS
15 111 (10.43%) ASP.NET
16 106 (9.96%) Node.js
17 104 (9.77%) Vue.js
18 101 (9.49%) Ajax
19 73 (6.86%) Middleware
20 69 (6.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 103 (9.68%) Enterprise Software
2 97 (9.12%) User Experience
3 82 (7.71%) Self-Motivation
4 55 (5.17%) Greenfield Project
5 42 (3.95%) Mobile App
6 34 (3.20%) e-Health
7 28 (2.63%) FMCG
8 23 (2.16%) Cloud Native
8 23 (2.16%) Legacy Code
9 22 (2.07%) Algorithms
10 20 (1.88%) Video\Live Streaming
11 19 (1.79%) Data Structures
12 18 (1.69%) Handset
13 17 (1.60%) Life Science
14 15 (1.41%) Pricing Data
14 15 (1.41%) Virtual Team
15 14 (1.32%) Legacy Systems
16 12 (1.13%) Client/Server
17 11 (1.03%) N-Tier
18 10 (0.94%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 91 (8.55%) Linux
1 91 (8.55%) Windows
2 35 (3.29%) Android
3 18 (1.69%) Unix
4 9 (0.85%) Apple iOS
5 8 (0.75%) Debian
5 8 (0.75%) Embedded Linux
6 4 (0.38%) Windows 10
6 4 (0.38%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.094%) Mesosphere
7 1 (0.094%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.094%) VMS
7 1 (0.094%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.094%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.094%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 600 (56.39%) Agile Software Development
2 233 (21.90%) Problem-Solving
3 209 (19.64%) MVC
4 204 (19.17%) OO
5 200 (18.80%) Scrum
6 199 (18.70%) Software Engineering
7 187 (17.58%) TDD
8 186 (17.48%) Test Automation
9 185 (17.39%) DevOps
10 170 (15.98%) Computer Science
11 155 (14.57%) Microservices
12 154 (14.47%) OOP
13 153 (14.38%) CI/CD
14 149 (14.00%) Mentoring
15 144 (13.53%) SDLC
16 140 (13.16%) Full Stack Development
17 139 (13.06%) SOA
18 132 (12.41%) Unit Testing
19 103 (9.68%) SOLID
20 102 (9.59%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 485 (45.58%) JavaScript
2 434 (40.79%) SQL
3 402 (37.78%) C#
4 251 (23.59%) Java
5 133 (12.50%) PHP
6 124 (11.65%) T-SQL
7 110 (10.34%) Python
8 71 (6.67%) TypeScript
9 49 (4.61%) Java 8
10 44 (4.14%) Kotlin
10 44 (4.14%) VB.NET
11 39 (3.67%) PowerShell
12 29 (2.73%) PL/SQL
13 24 (2.26%) C++
14 22 (2.07%) XAML
15 20 (1.88%) Apex Code
16 18 (1.69%) Java 11
17 17 (1.60%) PHP 7
18 12 (1.13%) PHP 5
19 10 (0.94%) X++
Qualifications
1 181 (17.01%) Degree
2 97 (9.12%) Computer Science Degree
3 37 (3.48%) Security Cleared
4 33 (3.10%) SC Cleared
5 23 (2.16%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (1.13%) ITIL Certification
7 10 (0.94%) DBS Check
8 9 (0.85%) Master's Degree
9 8 (0.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 6 (0.56%) CompTIA Security+
10 6 (0.56%) GIAC
10 6 (0.56%) ISTQB
10 6 (0.56%) OSCP
11 5 (0.47%) CISSP
11 5 (0.47%) SANS
12 3 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 3 (0.28%) Numerate Degree
13 1 (0.094%) AWS Certification
13 1 (0.094%) BPSS Clearance
13 1 (0.094%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 115 (10.81%) QA
2 9 (0.85%) Accessibility
2 9 (0.85%) SLA
3 6 (0.56%) HL7
4 5 (0.47%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.47%) GRC
5 3 (0.28%) Disclosure Scotland
5 3 (0.28%) GDPR
6 1 (0.094%) DICOM
6 1 (0.094%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.094%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 118 (11.09%) Docker
2 12 (1.13%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.19%) vSphere
4 2 (0.19%) Xen
5 1 (0.094%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.094%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 74 (6.95%) Kubernetes
2 28 (2.63%) Terraform
3 17 (1.60%) Amdocs OSS
3 17 (1.60%) Ansible
3 17 (1.60%) Single Sign-On
4 15 (1.41%) Kibana
4 15 (1.41%) logstash
5 13 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (0.75%) HP UCMDB
7 6 (0.56%) Nessus
8 3 (0.28%) Grafana
8 3 (0.28%) SCCM
9 2 (0.19%) IBM BigFix
9 2 (0.19%) Microsoft Intune
9 2 (0.19%) nmon
9 2 (0.19%) vCenter Server
10 1 (0.094%) Apache Brooklyn
10 1 (0.094%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
10 1 (0.094%) HP ALM
10 1 (0.094%) Istio
Vendors
1 196 (18.42%) Microsoft
2 102 (9.59%) Oracle
3 93 (8.74%) SAP
4 59 (5.55%) Google
5 50 (4.70%) MuleSoft
6 48 (4.51%) Salesforce.com
6 48 (4.51%) ServiceNow
7 31 (2.91%) Dell
7 31 (2.91%) Xamarin
8 17 (1.60%) Amdocs
9 14 (1.32%) BMC
9 14 (1.32%) Zend
10 13 (1.22%) HP
11 12 (1.13%) Atlassian
11 12 (1.13%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
12 11 (1.03%) Remedy
13 10 (0.94%) RedGate
14 9 (0.85%) Infragistics
15 8 (0.75%) Adobe
15 8 (0.75%) IBM