Period
to 19 August 2018

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 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
South East > Kent
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 46 59
Rank change year-on-year -6 +13 -21
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 51 65 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 4.66% 4.75% 4.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.00% 10.94% 11.04%
Number of salaries quoted 44 58 82
Kent median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -22.22% +12.50%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £53,750 £47,500 £64,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 510 594 788
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 46.58% 43.39% 40.16%
Number of salaries quoted 446 512 690
Kent median annual salary £42,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £25,863
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £57,500
South East median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% - +5.88%

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 19 August 2018.

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 19 August 2018. 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
Maidstone - 14 £45,000 - 1
West Malling +8 11 £52,500 +40.00%
Tonbridge +2 7 £35,000 -
Dartford -2 3 £49,000 +3.16%
Chatham - 2 £48,000 -
Tunbridge Wells +7 1 £23,500 -18.26%
Rochester -8 1 £40,000 +14.29%
Web Services
South East

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, 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 43 (84.31%) C#
2 40 (78.43%) JavaScript
3 32 (62.75%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (58.82%) MVC
4 30 (58.82%) .NET
5 29 (56.86%) SQL Server
6 27 (52.94%) HTML
7 26 (50.98%) AngularJS
8 22 (43.14%) Windows
8 22 (43.14%) HTML5
9 21 (41.18%) CSS
10 20 (39.22%) REST
11 18 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
12 17 (33.33%) SOAP
12 17 (33.33%) SQL
12 17 (33.33%) ASP.NET
13 16 (31.37%) jQuery
13 16 (31.37%) ASP.NET MVC
14 15 (29.41%) JSON
15 14 (27.45%) Web Development
15 14 (27.45%) Git (software)
15 14 (27.45%) Scrum
16 13 (25.49%) Microsoft Azure
16 13 (25.49%) CSS3
16 13 (25.49%) SOLID
16 13 (25.49%) Greenfield Project
17 12 (23.53%) .NET Framework
17 12 (23.53%) Ajax
17 12 (23.53%) Microsoft
17 12 (23.53%) VB.NET

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 10 (19.61%) IIS
1 10 (19.61%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.96%) CMS
2 1 (1.96%) NServiceBus
2 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 13 (25.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (17.65%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (56.86%) SQL Server
2 9 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (15.69%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.96%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 14 (27.45%) Git (software)
2 11 (21.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (13.73%) Visual Studio
4 4 (7.84%) Subversion
5 3 (5.88%) SoapUI
5 3 (5.88%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (3.92%) NUnit
6 2 (3.92%) Selenium
7 1 (1.96%) Ant
7 1 (1.96%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.96%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.96%) JIRA
7 1 (1.96%) Maven
7 1 (1.96%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.96%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.96%) TestRail
General
1 11 (21.57%) Finance
2 1 (1.96%) Legal
2 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (62.75%) Developer
2 21 (41.18%) .NET Developer
3 13 (25.49%) C# Developer
4 11 (21.57%) C# .NET Developer
4 11 (21.57%) Senior Developer
5 9 (17.65%) Senior .NET Developer
6 8 (15.69%) ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (15.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (15.69%) SQL Developer
6 8 (15.69%) SQL Server Developer
7 6 (11.76%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
7 6 (11.76%) Mid-Level C# .NET Developer
7 6 (11.76%) Mid-Level C# Developer
8 5 (9.80%) Software Developer
9 3 (5.88%) C# VB.NET Developer
9 3 (5.88%) VB.NET Developer
10 2 (3.92%) Full Stack Developer
10 2 (3.92%) Senior C# Developer
10 2 (3.92%) Senior JavaScript Developer
10 2 (3.92%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (58.82%) .NET
2 27 (52.94%) HTML
3 26 (50.98%) AngularJS
4 22 (43.14%) HTML5
5 21 (41.18%) CSS
6 20 (39.22%) REST
7 17 (33.33%) ASP.NET
7 17 (33.33%) SOAP
8 16 (31.37%) ASP.NET MVC
8 16 (31.37%) jQuery
9 15 (29.41%) JSON
10 13 (25.49%) CSS3
11 12 (23.53%) .NET Framework
11 12 (23.53%) Ajax
12 11 (21.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 10 (19.61%) React
14 9 (17.65%) WPF
15 8 (15.69%) Entity Framework
15 8 (15.69%) MSMQ
15 8 (15.69%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.49%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.96%) PKI
2 1 (1.96%) Spread Betting
2 1 (1.96%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (43.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (62.75%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (58.82%) MVC
3 18 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (27.45%) Scrum
4 14 (27.45%) Web Development
5 13 (25.49%) SOLID
6 12 (23.53%) OO
7 9 (17.65%) OOD
8 8 (15.69%) Workflow
9 5 (9.80%) Test Automation
10 4 (7.84%) E-Commerce
11 3 (5.88%) BDD
11 3 (5.88%) Content Management
11 3 (5.88%) Problem-Solving
11 3 (5.88%) Service Management
11 3 (5.88%) TDD
12 2 (3.92%) API Integration
12 2 (3.92%) DevOps
12 2 (3.92%) Kanban
12 2 (3.92%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 43 (84.31%) C#
2 40 (78.43%) JavaScript
3 17 (33.33%) SQL
4 12 (23.53%) VB.NET
5 11 (21.57%) T-SQL
6 9 (17.65%) XAML
7 7 (13.73%) R
8 4 (7.84%) Java
9 3 (5.88%) VB
10 2 (3.92%) VBScript
11 1 (1.96%) C++
11 1 (1.96%) Java 8
11 1 (1.96%) PHP
11 1 (1.96%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (3.92%) ISEB
2 1 (1.96%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Docker
Vendors
1 12 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 9 (17.65%) MuleSoft
3 8 (15.69%) Infragistics
4 4 (7.84%) Xamarin
5 2 (3.92%) Compaq
5 2 (3.92%) Google