The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services
Rank 23 35 34
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -1
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 91 84 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 9.49% 6.68% 5.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.41% 14.61% 17.62%
Number of salaries quoted 60 60 66
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Web Services
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
425 575 403
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 44.32% 45.74% 33.11%
Number of salaries quoted 378 456 346
Average salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Web Services across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Web Services
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Web Services Salary Trend in Kent

Web Services
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Web Services across the Kent region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Web Services Salary Histogram in Kent

Web Services
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the Kent region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells +20 39 £43,250 +8.12%
Sittingbourne +13 12 £37,500 -15.49% 1
Maidstone +17 6 £37,500 -11.76%
West Malling +6 1 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Sevenoaks +3 1 £37,500 +7.14%
Web Services
South East

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Web Services also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Web Services.

1 131 (53.47%) XML
2 119 (48.57%) Java
3 104 (42.45%) SQL
3 104 (42.45%) HTML
3 104 (42.45%) .NET
4 83 (33.88%) JSON
5 82 (33.47%) CSS
6 80 (32.65%) JavaScript
6 80 (32.65%) Agile Software Development
7 79 (32.24%) SQL Server
8 78 (31.84%) Eclipse
9 77 (31.43%) C#
9 77 (31.43%) REST
10 72 (29.39%) ASP.NET
11 67 (27.35%) MVC
12 62 (25.31%) Microsoft
12 62 (25.31%) SOAP
12 62 (25.31%) Unit Testing
13 61 (24.90%) jQuery
14 57 (23.27%) Degree
15 53 (21.63%) Linux
16 47 (19.18%) JUnit
16 47 (19.18%) RESTful
17 45 (18.37%) MySQL
18 44 (17.96%) J2EE
18 44 (17.96%) Ant
18 44 (17.96%) Apache
18 44 (17.96%) Hibernate
18 44 (17.96%) WCF
19 43 (17.55%) Integration Testing

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Web Services also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Web Services. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 44 (17.96%) Apache
2 43 (17.55%) JBoss
3 19 (7.76%) CMS
3 19 (7.76%) Node.js
4 12 (4.90%) SharePoint
5 10 (4.08%) IIS
5 10 (4.08%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (1.63%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (1.22%) ArcGIS
7 3 (1.22%) ArcIMS
8 2 (0.82%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.82%) Sitefinity
8 2 (0.82%) NServiceBus
9 1 (0.41%) CICS
Applications
1 19 (7.76%) MS Office
2 14 (5.71%) Adobe Illustrator
2 14 (5.71%) Photoshop
2 14 (5.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 11 (4.49%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (4.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.63%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.63%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (10.61%) Internet
2 6 (2.45%) HTTP
3 5 (2.04%) TCP/IP
3 5 (2.04%) SMTP
3 5 (2.04%) SSL
4 3 (1.22%) LAN
4 3 (1.22%) WAN
4 3 (1.22%) VPN
4 3 (1.22%) DNS
5 2 (0.82%) PPP
5 2 (0.82%) Firewall
6 1 (0.41%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.41%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (32.24%) SQL Server
2 45 (18.37%) MySQL
3 18 (7.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (4.49%) Relational Database
5 9 (3.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (3.67%) RDBMS
6 8 (3.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (2.04%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.63%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (1.22%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.82%) Big Data
10 2 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.82%) MS Access
10 2 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.82%) DTS
10 2 (0.82%) DataStage
11 1 (0.41%) DB2
Development Applications
1 78 (31.84%) Eclipse
2 47 (19.18%) JUnit
3 44 (17.96%) Ant
4 43 (17.55%) TestNG
5 39 (15.92%) Visual Studio
6 34 (13.88%) Git (software)
7 25 (10.20%) SoapUI
8 19 (7.76%) Grunt
8 19 (7.76%) Bower
9 17 (6.94%) Selenium
10 11 (4.49%) Team Foundation Server
11 10 (4.08%) Hudson
12 7 (2.86%) Xcode
13 5 (2.04%) NUnit
13 5 (2.04%) ReSharper
13 5 (2.04%) Fiddler
14 4 (1.63%) Robotium
15 2 (0.82%) Mercurial
General
1 33 (13.47%) Finance
2 9 (3.67%) Publishing
3 8 (3.27%) Banking
4 2 (0.82%) Retail
4 2 (0.82%) Investment Banking
4 2 (0.82%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.41%) Legal
5 1 (0.41%) Advertising
5 1 (0.41%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 197 (80.41%) Developer
2 55 (22.45%) .NET Developer
3 44 (17.96%) Java Developer
4 43 (17.55%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 35 (14.29%) Android Developer
6 31 (12.65%) C# Developer
7 30 (12.24%) C# .NET Developer
8 26 (10.61%) Analyst
9 22 (8.98%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 19 (7.76%) JavaScript Developer
10 19 (7.76%) ASP.NET Developer
11 17 (6.94%) Test Analyst
11 17 (6.94%) Senior Developer
12 10 (4.08%) DBA
12 10 (4.08%) Lead Developer
12 10 (4.08%) Administrator
12 10 (4.08%) Automation Test Analyst
12 10 (4.08%) MySQL DBA
12 10 (4.08%) Automation Analyst
13 9 (3.67%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (53.47%) XML
2 104 (42.45%) HTML
2 104 (42.45%) .NET
3 83 (33.88%) JSON
4 82 (33.47%) CSS
5 77 (31.43%) REST
6 72 (29.39%) ASP.NET
7 62 (25.31%) SOAP
8 61 (24.90%) jQuery
9 47 (19.18%) RESTful
10 44 (17.96%) J2EE
10 44 (17.96%) WCF
10 44 (17.96%) Hibernate
11 43 (17.55%) JSTL
11 43 (17.55%) JSF
11 43 (17.55%) JSP
11 43 (17.55%) RichFaces
11 43 (17.55%) CSS3
12 41 (16.73%) HTML5
13 37 (15.10%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 42 (17.14%) Mobile App
2 31 (12.65%) Computer Science
3 24 (9.80%) Enterprise Software
4 19 (7.76%) Visualisation
5 17 (6.94%) W3C
6 14 (5.71%) Replication
7 12 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (4.08%) Clustering
9 7 (2.86%) Mainframe
9 7 (2.86%) iPhone
9 7 (2.86%) N-Tier
9 7 (2.86%) Social Media
9 7 (2.86%) iPad
10 4 (1.63%) Mathematics
11 3 (1.22%) Smartphone
11 3 (1.22%) GIS
12 1 (0.41%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.41%) BBC
12 1 (0.41%) PKI
12 1 (0.41%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 53 (21.63%) Linux
2 35 (14.29%) Android
3 19 (7.76%) Windows
4 7 (2.86%) Apple iOS
4 7 (2.86%) UNIX
5 5 (2.04%) Windows 8
5 5 (2.04%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.82%) Solaris
6 2 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (32.65%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (27.35%) MVC
3 62 (25.31%) Unit Testing
4 43 (17.55%) Integration Testing
5 42 (17.14%) OO
6 37 (15.10%) Memory Management
6 37 (15.10%) Mobile Development
7 35 (14.29%) Android Development
8 31 (12.65%) TDD
9 26 (10.61%) Software Architecture
10 25 (10.20%) Scrum
11 24 (9.80%) OOD
12 23 (9.39%) SOA
13 22 (8.98%) Continuous Integration
14 21 (8.57%) System Testing
15 20 (8.16%) Multivariate Testing
15 20 (8.16%) Content Management
16 17 (6.94%) Test Automation
16 17 (6.94%) Time Management
16 17 (6.94%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 119 (48.57%) Java
2 104 (42.45%) SQL
3 80 (32.65%) JavaScript
4 77 (31.43%) C#
5 34 (13.88%) VB.NET
6 30 (12.24%) T-SQL
7 11 (4.49%) VB
8 10 (4.08%) C++
8 10 (4.08%) PHP
9 9 (3.67%) Objective-C
10 5 (2.04%) TypeScript
11 3 (1.22%) VBA
11 3 (1.22%) Python
12 2 (0.82%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.41%) VBScript
13 1 (0.41%) VB6
13 1 (0.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 57 (23.27%) Degree
2 1 (0.41%) MCSE
2 1 (0.41%) MCSA
2 1 (0.41%) CCNA
2 1 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.41%) QA
3 1 (0.41%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.41%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.41%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 62 (25.31%) Microsoft
2 35 (14.29%) Oracle
3 15 (6.12%) Twitter
4 14 (5.71%) Adobe
5 5 (2.04%) Ektron
6 4 (1.63%) SAP
7 3 (1.22%) ESRI
7 3 (1.22%) Telerik
7 3 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.82%) webMethods
8 2 (0.82%) Sun
8 2 (0.82%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.41%) Facebook
9 1 (0.41%) HP
9 1 (0.41%) Apple
9 1 (0.41%) Remedy
9 1 (0.41%) Sony
9 1 (0.41%) Yahoo!
9 1 (0.41%) Google
9 1 (0.41%) Brocade
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Eames Consulting - Technology Insurance (Perm)
Posted: 2 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Gold Group
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago