Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Web Services
South East > Kent
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 32 67
Rank change year-on-year -51 +35 -46
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 24 120 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.87% 7.33% 3.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.33% 17.75% 8.55%
Number of salaries quoted 19 109 73
Kent median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £27,500 £31,875
90th Percentile £56,000 £56,000 £53,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +5.88%

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 554 676 983
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 43.21% 41.27% 46.19%
Number of salaries quoted 453 573 885
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £58,750 £58,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +10.00%

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 18 January 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 18 January 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
West Malling -12 5 £52,500 +40.00% 2
Tunbridge Wells -28 4 £42,500 -5.56% 2
Maidstone +22 2 £47,500 +2.70% 3
Web Services
South East

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, IT jobs citing Web Services 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 Web Services.

1 16 (66.67%) HTML
1 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 14 (58.33%) C#
4 13 (54.17%) CSS
5 12 (50.00%) Scrum
5 12 (50.00%) REST
5 12 (50.00%) AngularJS
6 11 (45.83%) XML
7 10 (41.67%) SQL Server
7 10 (41.67%) SQL
7 10 (41.67%) jQuery
8 9 (37.50%) .NET
8 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET
8 9 (37.50%) SOAP
8 9 (37.50%) MVC
9 8 (33.33%) OO
9 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (29.17%) HTML5
10 7 (29.17%) CSS3
10 7 (29.17%) Kanban
10 7 (29.17%) WCF
10 7 (29.17%) OOD
10 7 (29.17%) Finance
11 6 (25.00%) W3C
11 6 (25.00%) T-SQL
11 6 (25.00%) Domain-Driven Design
11 6 (25.00%) Web Development
11 6 (25.00%) .NET Framework
11 6 (25.00%) Razor View Engine

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 3 (12.50%) IIS
2 2 (8.33%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (8.33%) OpenStack
3 1 (4.17%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (12.50%) Firebase
2 2 (8.33%) Heroku
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.33%) PaaS
3 1 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) Internet
2 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) MySQL
3 3 (12.50%) SQLite
4 2 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (8.33%) Redis
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (4.17%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Moq
2 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.17%) Subversion
General
1 7 (29.17%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Games
2 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Developer
2 9 (37.50%) C# Developer
3 8 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
3 8 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 8 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (25.00%) .NET Web Developer
4 6 (25.00%) C# Web Developer
4 6 (25.00%) Web Developer
5 4 (16.67%) Development Team Leader
5 4 (16.67%) Team Leader
6 3 (12.50%) Android Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) Business Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) Consultant
7 2 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) Senior Business Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) Graduate
8 1 (4.17%) Java Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (66.67%) HTML
2 13 (54.17%) CSS
3 12 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 12 (50.00%) REST
4 11 (45.83%) XML
5 10 (41.67%) jQuery
6 9 (37.50%) .NET
6 9 (37.50%) ASP.NET
6 9 (37.50%) SOAP
7 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (29.17%) CSS3
8 7 (29.17%) HTML5
8 7 (29.17%) WCF
9 6 (25.00%) .NET Framework
9 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (25.00%) Entity Framework
9 6 (25.00%) Razor View Engine
9 6 (25.00%) React
10 5 (20.83%) RESTful
11 4 (16.67%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (25.00%) W3C
2 4 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 2 (8.33%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (4.17%) Algorithms
4 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Android
1 3 (12.50%) Apple iOS
2 2 (8.33%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (50.00%) Scrum
3 9 (37.50%) MVC
4 8 (33.33%) OO
5 7 (29.17%) Kanban
5 7 (29.17%) OOD
6 6 (25.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 6 (25.00%) Domain-Driven Design
6 6 (25.00%) Front End Development
6 6 (25.00%) Web Development
7 5 (20.83%) Mentoring
8 4 (16.67%) Coaching
8 4 (16.67%) Data Privacy
8 4 (16.67%) Programme Management
8 4 (16.67%) Project Management
8 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
9 3 (12.50%) Android Development
9 3 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (12.50%) Information Architecture
9 3 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 15 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 14 (58.33%) C#
3 10 (41.67%) SQL
4 6 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 3 (12.50%) Java
6 2 (8.33%) Bash Shell
6 2 (8.33%) Go
6 2 (8.33%) Ruby
7 1 (4.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) TOWER Software