Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
South East > Kent
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 64 39
Rank change year-on-year +11 -25 +14
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 36 45 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 3.51% 3.54% 5.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.14% 8.41% 14.42%
Number of salaries quoted 31 37 102
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £29,500 £26,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £47,500 £47,500 £62,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.40% +1.11% -

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 442 535 728
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 43.12% 42.06% 40.88%
Number of salaries quoted 396 435 631
Kent median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £58,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 - 16 £45,000 - 3
Tonbridge - 7 £35,000 -
Chatham - 3 £33,500 -
Tunbridge Wells +7 2 £29,250 - 1
Canterbury +1 1 £42,500 +54.55% 2
West Malling 0 1 £52,500 +61.54% 1
Rochester -3 1 £40,000 +14.29%
Sevenoaks - 1 - -
Web Services
South East

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 28 (77.78%) C#
2 27 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 26 (72.22%) HTML
4 25 (69.44%) .NET
5 24 (66.67%) MVC
6 23 (63.89%) CSS
7 22 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (52.78%) AngularJS
9 18 (50.00%) Windows
9 18 (50.00%) SQL
10 15 (41.67%) jQuery
10 15 (41.67%) HTML5
11 14 (38.89%) Git (software)
11 14 (38.89%) Scrum
12 13 (36.11%) ASP.NET
12 13 (36.11%) SQL Server
13 12 (33.33%) Finance
13 12 (33.33%) CSS3
14 11 (30.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 11 (30.56%) T-SQL
14 11 (30.56%) Team Foundation Server
15 10 (27.78%) Umbraco
15 10 (27.78%) JSON
15 10 (27.78%) React
15 10 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC
16 9 (25.00%) REST
16 9 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
16 9 (25.00%) MuleSoft
16 9 (25.00%) IIS
16 9 (25.00%) 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 (27.78%) Umbraco
2 9 (25.00%) IIS
3 1 (2.78%) CMS
3 1 (2.78%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Visualfiles
2 1 (2.78%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (36.11%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.78%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.78%) Redis
4 1 (2.78%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 14 (38.89%) Git (software)
2 11 (30.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (11.11%) Subversion
3 4 (11.11%) Visual Studio
4 3 (8.33%) SoapUI
4 3 (8.33%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (5.56%) NUnit
5 2 (5.56%) Selenium
6 1 (2.78%) Android Studio
6 1 (2.78%) Ant
6 1 (2.78%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.78%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.78%) JIRA
6 1 (2.78%) Maven
6 1 (2.78%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (2.78%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.78%) TestRail
General
1 12 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Advertising
2 1 (2.78%) Legal
2 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (72.22%) Developer
2 16 (44.44%) .NET Developer
3 9 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 9 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 7 (19.44%) C# Developer
4 7 (19.44%) Software Developer
5 6 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (13.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Analyst
7 3 (8.33%) SQL Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Applications Support
8 2 (5.56%) Applications Support Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Mid-Level C# Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Software Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Support Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (72.22%) HTML
2 25 (69.44%) .NET
3 23 (63.89%) CSS
4 19 (52.78%) AngularJS
5 15 (41.67%) HTML5
5 15 (41.67%) jQuery
6 13 (36.11%) ASP.NET
7 12 (33.33%) CSS3
8 11 (30.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 10 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (27.78%) JSON
9 10 (27.78%) React
10 9 (25.00%) REST
11 7 (19.44%) .NET Framework
11 7 (19.44%) RESTful
11 7 (19.44%) SOAP
11 7 (19.44%) XML
12 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
13 4 (11.11%) Sass
13 4 (11.11%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.78%) Fintech
2 1 (2.78%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.78%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 18 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.78%) Android
2 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (66.67%) MVC
2 22 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (38.89%) Scrum
4 9 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (19.44%) OO
5 7 (19.44%) TDD
6 6 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (13.89%) Test Automation
8 4 (11.11%) E-Commerce
8 4 (11.11%) Unit Testing
9 3 (8.33%) BDD
9 3 (8.33%) Content Management
9 3 (8.33%) OOD
9 3 (8.33%) Software Engineering
10 2 (5.56%) Kanban
10 2 (5.56%) Manual Testing
10 2 (5.56%) Mobile Application Development
10 2 (5.56%) Problem Management
10 2 (5.56%) Software Testing
10 2 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (77.78%) C#
2 27 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 18 (50.00%) SQL
4 11 (30.56%) T-SQL
5 9 (25.00%) VB.NET
6 6 (16.67%) Java
7 3 (8.33%) R
7 3 (8.33%) XAML
8 2 (5.56%) Python
8 2 (5.56%) VBScript
9 1 (2.78%) Apple Swift
9 1 (2.78%) C++
9 1 (2.78%) Java 8
9 1 (2.78%) Objective-C
9 1 (2.78%) PHP
9 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.78%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) Degree
1 2 (5.56%) ISEB
2 1 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Docker
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) MuleSoft
2 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.56%) Compaq
3 2 (5.56%) Google
3 2 (5.56%) Infragistics
4 1 (2.78%) SAP
4 1 (2.78%) Xamarin