Period
to 18 September 2021

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 18 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
18 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 57 39 54
Rank change year-on-year -18 +15 +4
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 1,390 343 396
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 5.40% 6.35% 4.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.79% 12.13% 11.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1,144 306 358
10th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
25th Percentile £48,750 £47,500 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +8.33% -4.00% +13.64%
75th Percentile £92,500 £82,500 £85,000
90th Percentile £126,250 £105,000 £95,000
UK median annual salary £64,500 £67,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.44% +22.73% -

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 11,790 2,828 3,582
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 45.78% 52.36% 44.85%
Number of salaries quoted 9,215 2,545 3,231
10th Percentile £37,100 £35,850 £33,750
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £72,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £85,000 £86,250
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% +9.52% +5.00%

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 18 September 2021.

Web Services salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 18 September 2021, 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.

1 873 (62.81%) Agile Software Development
2 731 (52.59%) JavaScript
3 665 (47.84%) AWS
4 493 (35.47%) React
5 453 (32.59%) Software Engineering
6 437 (31.44%) SQL
7 411 (29.57%) Finance
8 380 (27.34%) .NET
9 368 (26.47%) Azure
10 360 (25.90%) Java
11 355 (25.54%) Serverless
12 327 (23.53%) HTML
13 322 (23.17%) C#
14 306 (22.01%) Full Stack Development
15 287 (20.65%) Python
16 285 (20.50%) Docker
17 282 (20.29%) REST
18 279 (20.07%) Asset Management
19 270 (19.42%) Microservices
20 268 (19.28%) TypeScript
21 263 (18.92%) Scrum
22 261 (18.78%) CSS
23 252 (18.13%) AngularJS
24 249 (17.91%) SQL Server
25 237 (17.05%) RESTful
26 232 (16.69%) DevOps
27 226 (16.26%) Linux
28 225 (16.19%) Microsoft
29 216 (15.54%) Kubernetes
30 210 (15.11%) GCP

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 62 (4.46%) CMS
2 57 (4.10%) Apache
3 46 (3.31%) Elasticsearch
4 39 (2.81%) SharePoint
5 33 (2.37%) EPiServer
6 28 (2.01%) Apache Airflow
7 21 (1.51%) nginx
8 19 (1.37%) Confluence
9 13 (0.94%) Mule
9 13 (0.94%) Mule ESB
9 13 (0.94%) Tomcat
10 12 (0.86%) Apache Solr
11 11 (0.79%) Drupal
12 9 (0.65%) Anypoint
12 9 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
12 9 (0.65%) Oracle Workflow
13 8 (0.58%) IIS
13 8 (0.58%) Kentico
13 8 (0.58%) Umbraco
14 7 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (0.58%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (0.29%) Sketch
3 2 (0.14%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.14%) Zeplin
4 1 (0.072%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.072%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 48 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (1.08%) NetSuite
3 12 (0.86%) SAP Business ByDesign
4 10 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
4 10 (0.72%) Remedy ITSM
5 7 (0.50%) SAP S/4HANA
5 7 (0.50%) Shopify
6 6 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
7 5 (0.36%) Elite 3E
8 3 (0.22%) Magento
9 2 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (0.14%) Oracle ERP
9 2 (0.14%) Oracle iRecruitment
9 2 (0.14%) osCommerce
9 2 (0.14%) Sentinel
10 1 (0.072%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 1 (0.072%) SAP Hybris
10 1 (0.072%) StreamServe
10 1 (0.072%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 665 (47.84%) AWS
2 368 (26.47%) Azure
3 355 (25.54%) Serverless
4 210 (15.11%) GCP
5 198 (14.24%) AWS Lambda
6 175 (12.59%) Amazon S3
7 107 (7.70%) SaaS
8 93 (6.69%) Amazon EC2
9 80 (5.76%) Amazon SQS
10 78 (5.61%) AWS Step Functions
11 56 (4.03%) GitHub
11 56 (4.03%) Power Platform
12 46 (3.31%) AWS CloudFormation
13 36 (2.59%) Dynamics 365
14 31 (2.23%) PaaS
15 28 (2.01%) Cloud Computing
15 28 (2.01%) Microsoft 365
16 23 (1.65%) PowerApps
16 23 (1.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 22 (1.58%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 41 (2.95%) HTTP
2 24 (1.73%) VPN
3 21 (1.51%) Firewall
4 20 (1.44%) SSL
5 13 (0.94%) DNS
5 13 (0.94%) Internet
6 5 (0.36%) FTP
6 5 (0.36%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.29%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (0.22%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (0.072%) BIG-IP
9 1 (0.072%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (0.072%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.072%) Network Security
9 1 (0.072%) PuTTY
9 1 (0.072%) Telnet
9 1 (0.072%) VoIP
9 1 (0.072%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 249 (17.91%) SQL Server
2 174 (12.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 152 (10.94%) MySQL
4 121 (8.71%) NoSQL
5 112 (8.06%) Amazon RDS
6 56 (4.03%) MongoDB
7 54 (3.88%) Relational Database
8 49 (3.53%) Apache Ignite
9 45 (3.24%) Amazon Athena
10 43 (3.09%) PostgreSQL
11 42 (3.02%) Power BI
12 37 (2.66%) Amazon Aurora
13 33 (2.37%) Amazon Redshift
13 33 (2.37%) MariaDB
14 29 (2.09%) Data Warehouse
15 24 (1.73%) Redis
16 21 (1.51%) Big Data
17 16 (1.15%) Tableau
18 15 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 15 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 191 (13.74%) Git (software)
2 124 (8.92%) Jenkins
3 93 (6.69%) JIRA
4 68 (4.89%) Maven
5 61 (4.39%) JUnit
6 30 (2.16%) GitLab
6 30 (2.16%) Visual Studio
6 30 (2.16%) webpack
7 25 (1.80%) Gradle
8 24 (1.73%) Selenium
9 21 (1.51%) Team Foundation Server
10 20 (1.44%) PHPUnit
11 19 (1.37%) Bitbucket
12 18 (1.29%) Cypress.io
13 17 (1.22%) Cucumber
13 17 (1.22%) Jasmine
14 16 (1.15%) Postman
15 12 (0.86%) JMeter
15 12 (0.86%) Mocha
15 12 (0.86%) WebStorm
General
1 411 (29.57%) Finance
2 167 (12.01%) Front Office
3 153 (11.01%) Social Skills
4 80 (5.76%) Retail
5 73 (5.25%) Marketing
6 72 (5.18%) Public Sector
7 60 (4.32%) Banking
8 56 (4.03%) Analytical Skills
9 50 (3.60%) Automotive
10 31 (2.23%) Telecoms
11 25 (1.80%) French Language
12 23 (1.65%) Billing
13 22 (1.58%) Law
14 21 (1.51%) Legal
15 19 (1.37%) Presentation Skills
16 18 (1.29%) German Language
16 18 (1.29%) Local Government
16 18 (1.29%) Spanish Language
17 16 (1.15%) Manufacturing
18 14 (1.01%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 941 (67.70%) Developer
2 271 (19.50%) Software Engineer
3 233 (16.76%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 211 (15.18%) React Developer
5 202 (14.53%) Senior Developer
6 148 (10.65%) Java Developer
7 146 (10.50%) Architect
8 104 (7.48%) .NET Developer
9 99 (7.12%) Software Developer
10 88 (6.33%) C# Developer
11 83 (5.97%) Python Engineer
12 80 (5.76%) Senior Java Developer
13 75 (5.40%) Python Developer
14 73 (5.25%) Python Software Engineer
15 69 (4.96%) Solutions Architect
16 67 (4.82%) PHP Developer
17 62 (4.46%) Full Stack Developer
18 61 (4.39%) JavaScript Developer
19 50 (3.60%) AWS Architect
20 48 (3.45%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 493 (35.47%) React
2 380 (27.34%) .NET
3 327 (23.53%) HTML
4 282 (20.29%) REST
5 261 (18.78%) CSS
6 252 (18.13%) AngularJS
7 237 (17.05%) RESTful
8 203 (14.60%) Node.js
9 187 (13.45%) SOAP
10 172 (12.37%) Material-UI
11 144 (10.36%) XML
12 140 (10.07%) Vue.js
13 124 (8.92%) jQuery
13 124 (8.92%) JSON
14 122 (8.78%) Spring
15 119 (8.56%) React Native
16 104 (7.48%) ASP.NET
17 94 (6.76%) HTML5
18 93 (6.69%) .NET Core
19 92 (6.62%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 89 (6.40%) Derivative
1 89 (6.40%) Fixed Income
2 80 (5.76%) Enterprise Software
3 79 (5.68%) Hedge funds
4 77 (5.54%) User Experience
5 64 (4.60%) Public Cloud
6 63 (4.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 61 (4.39%) Equities
8 57 (4.10%) Mobile App
9 39 (2.81%) Greenfield Project
10 35 (2.52%) Legacy Systems
11 29 (2.09%) Algorithms
11 29 (2.09%) Life Science
12 27 (1.94%) Data Structures
12 27 (1.94%) Self-Motivation
13 26 (1.87%) Virtual Team
14 23 (1.65%) Cloud Native
15 19 (1.37%) LIMS
16 17 (1.22%) Management Information System
17 16 (1.15%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 226 (16.26%) Linux
2 139 (10.00%) Windows
3 48 (3.45%) Unix
4 32 (2.30%) Android
5 25 (1.80%) Apple iOS
6 16 (1.15%) Windows Server
7 7 (0.50%) VMS
8 3 (0.22%) CentOS
8 3 (0.22%) Solaris
8 3 (0.22%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.072%) AIX
10 1 (0.072%) Mesosphere
10 1 (0.072%) SUSE
10 1 (0.072%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.072%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 873 (62.81%) Agile Software Development
2 453 (32.59%) Software Engineering
3 306 (22.01%) Full Stack Development
4 279 (20.07%) Asset Management
5 270 (19.42%) Microservices
6 263 (18.92%) Scrum
7 232 (16.69%) DevOps
8 204 (14.68%) TDD
9 193 (13.88%) MVC
10 178 (12.81%) OO
11 144 (10.36%) Test Automation
12 132 (9.50%) Web Application Development
13 122 (8.78%) Web Development
14 121 (8.71%) OOP
15 118 (8.49%) Investment Management
16 115 (8.27%) SDLC
17 98 (7.05%) Computer Science
18 95 (6.83%) Progressive Web App
19 90 (6.47%) SOA
20 89 (6.40%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 731 (52.59%) JavaScript
2 437 (31.44%) SQL
3 360 (25.90%) Java
4 322 (23.17%) C#
5 287 (20.65%) Python
6 268 (19.28%) TypeScript
7 129 (9.28%) PHP
8 82 (5.90%) Kotlin
9 59 (4.24%) Clojure
9 59 (4.24%) Scala
10 42 (3.02%) PowerShell
11 38 (2.73%) T-SQL
12 37 (2.66%) Java 8
13 34 (2.45%) PHP 5
14 31 (2.23%) C++
15 27 (1.94%) PHP 7
16 25 (1.80%) Ruby
17 22 (1.58%) Gremlin
18 21 (1.51%) ES6
19 20 (1.44%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 111 (7.99%) Degree
2 56 (4.03%) Computer Science Degree
3 51 (3.67%) AWS Certification
4 28 (2.01%) Security Cleared
5 19 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
5 19 (1.37%) SC Cleared
6 8 (0.58%) ISTQB
7 7 (0.50%) PhD
8 6 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (0.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 4 (0.29%) CISA
10 4 (0.29%) CISM
10 4 (0.29%) CISSP
11 3 (0.22%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 3 (0.22%) CCSP
11 3 (0.22%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (0.22%) CLAS
11 3 (0.22%) CREST Certified
11 3 (0.22%) IISP
11 3 (0.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 120 (8.63%) QA
2 16 (1.15%) Accessibility
3 9 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (0.58%) GDPR
5 7 (0.50%) IEC 62304
5 7 (0.50%) ISO 13485
6 6 (0.43%) SLA
7 5 (0.36%) GRC
8 4 (0.29%) Data Quality
8 4 (0.29%) HIPAA
8 4 (0.29%) NIST
9 3 (0.22%) ISAE 3402
9 3 (0.22%) ISO 31000
9 3 (0.22%) ISO 9001
9 3 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27005
9 3 (0.22%) NCSC
9 3 (0.22%) PCI DSS
9 3 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.14%) GxP
10 2 (0.14%) HL7
System Software
1 285 (20.50%) Docker
2 46 (3.31%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (0.22%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.072%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.072%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.072%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 216 (15.54%) Kubernetes
2 185 (13.31%) Terraform
3 24 (1.73%) Ansible
4 13 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (0.86%) Puppet
6 11 (0.79%) Single Sign-On
7 8 (0.58%) HP UCMDB
8 7 (0.50%) Grafana
9 6 (0.43%) Prometheus
10 4 (0.29%) Kibana
11 3 (0.22%) Nessus
11 3 (0.22%) OpenNebula
11 3 (0.22%) Trend Micro Deep Security
12 2 (0.14%) Active Directory Federation Services
12 2 (0.14%) HP Fortify
12 2 (0.14%) Nagios
12 2 (0.14%) WebSphere Cast Iron
12 2 (0.14%) ZABBIX
13 1 (0.072%) HP Quality Center
13 1 (0.072%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 225 (16.19%) Microsoft
2 105 (7.55%) Oracle
3 60 (4.32%) Google
4 51 (3.67%) SAP
5 40 (2.88%) Salesforce.com
6 36 (2.59%) Zend
7 29 (2.09%) Atlassian
8 26 (1.87%) IBM
8 26 (1.87%) MuleSoft
9 25 (1.80%) ServiceNow
10 16 (1.15%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
11 15 (1.08%) Pega
12 14 (1.01%) Xamarin
13 12 (0.86%) HP
14 11 (0.79%) BMC
15 10 (0.72%) Remedy
16 7 (0.50%) Cisco
16 7 (0.50%) Okta
16 7 (0.50%) SnapLogic
17 6 (0.43%) Splunk