The table below looks at the prevalence of the term W3C in permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited W3C over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Worldwide Web Consortium (W3C)
South East / Kent
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 101 84
Rank change year-on-year +17 -17  
Permanent jobs citing W3C 3 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.38% 0.26% 1.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.05% 0.71% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 13
Median salary £41,250 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +8.43%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.66% -  

W3C is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 285 422 405
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 35.63% 37.15% 42.77%
Number of salaries quoted 237 365 358
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

W3C
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent citing W3C as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for W3C in Kent

W3C
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing W3C in Kent.

Salary trend for W3C in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing W3C 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 Kent region with a requirement for W3C.

1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) MVVM
2 2 (66.67%) R
2 2 (66.67%) Backbone.js
2 2 (66.67%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Prototyping
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) ReSharper
2 2 (66.67%) LINQ
2 2 (66.67%) Software Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) System Testing
2 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
2 2 (66.67%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (66.67%) Sitecore
2 2 (66.67%) OWASP
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) CMS
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce

W3C
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 2 (66.67%) CMS
1 2 (66.67%) IIS
1 2 (66.67%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) ReSharper
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Backbone.js
2 2 (66.67%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (66.67%) LINQ
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) LESS
3 1 (33.33%) Sass
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (66.67%) MVVM
2 2 (66.67%) OWASP
2 2 (66.67%) Prototyping
2 2 (66.67%) Software Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) System Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Feasibility Study
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) R
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Sitecore