Period
to 20 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 6 months to 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
South East > Kent
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 55 85 30
Rank change year-on-year +30 -55 +34
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 26 24 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 3.07% 1.87% 7.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.01% 4.32% 17.42%
Number of salaries quoted 19 19 108
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £32,500 £36,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £56,000 £56,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +5.56%

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 advertised in Kent with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 371 556 683
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 43.85% 43.37% 42.11%
Number of salaries quoted 318 455 579
Kent median annual salary £42,250 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.59% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £58,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings citing Web Services as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for Web Services 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 in Kent.

Salary trend for Web Services in Kent

Web Services
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Web Services in Kent over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Web Services in Kent

Web Services
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the Kent region over the 6 months to 20 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tonbridge - 9 £35,000 - 1
Chatham - 5 £65,000 -
Maidstone +9 4 £38,750 -18.42% 3
Tunbridge Wells +16 1 £35,000 -17.65%
Sevenoaks - 1 - -
Canterbury - 1 £42,500 -
Web Services
South East

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, IT jobs citing Web Services also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 18 (69.23%) C#
2 16 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (50.00%) .NET
3 13 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 11 (42.31%) MVC
5 10 (38.46%) HTML
5 10 (38.46%) JavaScript
5 10 (38.46%) ASP.NET
5 10 (38.46%) CSS
5 10 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (38.46%) Test Automation
6 9 (34.62%) REST
6 9 (34.62%) TDD
6 9 (34.62%) SQL
7 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
7 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (26.92%) Apple iOS
8 7 (26.92%) RabbitMQ
8 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (26.92%) Android
8 7 (26.92%) Selenium
8 7 (26.92%) Retail
9 6 (23.08%) Advertising
9 6 (23.08%) Validation
9 6 (23.08%) QA
9 6 (23.08%) Release Management
9 6 (23.08%) Git (software)
9 6 (23.08%) Data Validation
9 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (23.08%) Test Strategy

Web Services
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 5 (19.23%) NServiceBus
1 5 (19.23%) Umbraco
2 4 (15.38%) CMS
3 1 (3.85%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (3.85%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 6 (23.08%) GitHub
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.85%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.85%) Hazelcast
3 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.85%) Redis
3 1 (3.85%) SAP HANA
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Selenium
2 6 (23.08%) Git (software)
3 5 (19.23%) Octopus Deploy
3 5 (19.23%) Visual Studio Team System
4 4 (15.38%) JIRA
4 4 (15.38%) TeamCity
4 4 (15.38%) TestRail
5 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
6 1 (3.85%) Android Studio
6 1 (3.85%) Ant
6 1 (3.85%) MSTest
6 1 (3.85%) NUnit
6 1 (3.85%) Subversion
6 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio Coded UI
6 1 (3.85%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (26.92%) Retail
2 6 (23.08%) Advertising
3 4 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) Developer
2 9 (34.62%) .NET Developer
3 6 (23.08%) C# Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Test Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Software Developer
6 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (11.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Senior Developer
7 2 (7.69%) C# Software Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (7.69%) SQL Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Applications Support
8 1 (3.85%) HTML Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Lead Developer
8 1 (3.85%) PHP Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Senior ASP Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Senior C# Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (50.00%) .NET
1 13 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 10 (38.46%) ASP.NET
2 10 (38.46%) CSS
2 10 (38.46%) HTML
3 9 (34.62%) REST
4 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET Web API
5 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (26.92%) RabbitMQ
6 5 (19.23%) React
7 4 (15.38%) Sass
7 4 (15.38%) SOAP
8 3 (11.54%) jQuery
8 3 (11.54%) RESTful
8 3 (11.54%) Spring
8 3 (11.54%) XML
9 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
9 2 (7.69%) Angular 2
9 2 (7.69%) J2EE
9 2 (7.69%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) Fintech
2 1 (3.85%) FMCG
2 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Android
1 7 (26.92%) Apple iOS
2 5 (19.23%) Windows
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (42.31%) MVC
3 10 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (38.46%) Test Automation
4 9 (34.62%) TDD
5 6 (23.08%) Continuous Deployment
5 6 (23.08%) Data Validation
5 6 (23.08%) DevOps
5 6 (23.08%) QA Automation
5 6 (23.08%) Release Management
5 6 (23.08%) Test Strategy
5 6 (23.08%) Validation
6 5 (19.23%) SOA
7 4 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (11.54%) Content Management
8 3 (11.54%) Unit Testing
9 2 (7.69%) BDD
9 2 (7.69%) Kanban
9 2 (7.69%) Scrum
9 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 18 (69.23%) C#
2 10 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 9 (34.62%) SQL
4 3 (11.54%) Java
5 2 (7.69%) PHP
6 1 (3.85%) Apple Swift
6 1 (3.85%) Objective-C
6 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.85%) Python
6 1 (3.85%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (23.08%) QA
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) Xamarin
3 1 (3.85%) SAP
3 1 (3.85%) Zend