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

Web Services
South East > Kent
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 43 45
Rank change year-on-year -12 +2 -23
Permanent jobs citing Web Services 53 85 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 4.44% 5.79% 5.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.46% 13.56% 12.15%
Number of salaries quoted 46 73 96
Kent median annual salary £52,500 £35,000 £43,875
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -20.23% +3.85%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £29,375
90th Percentile £54,375 £47,500 £61,125
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 560 627 889
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 46.86% 42.74% 42.58%
Number of salaries quoted 517 530 778
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 June 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 June 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 +6 18 £52,500 +40.00% 4
Maidstone +18 10 £45,000 - 2
Tunbridge Wells +3 4 £31,750 +5.83%
Dartford +1 3 £49,000 +3.16%
Chatham +7 2 £48,000 +60.00%
Tonbridge -4 2 £32,000 - 1
Rochester -9 1 £40,000 +14.29%
Web Services
South East

For the 6 months to 21 June 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 44 (83.02%) C#
2 39 (73.58%) JavaScript
3 34 (64.15%) SQL Server
4 33 (62.26%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (50.94%) REST
5 27 (50.94%) AngularJS
6 26 (49.06%) SOAP
7 25 (47.17%) Continuous Integration
8 22 (41.51%) Web Development
8 22 (41.51%) .NET
8 22 (41.51%) MVC
9 21 (39.62%) HTML
10 19 (35.85%) SOLID
10 19 (35.85%) Greenfield Project
11 15 (28.30%) Windows
11 15 (28.30%) HTML5
12 14 (26.42%) ASP.NET
12 14 (26.42%) CSS
12 14 (26.42%) JSON
13 13 (24.53%) ASP.NET MVC
13 13 (24.53%) OO
14 12 (22.64%) Ajax
15 11 (20.75%) Microsoft Azure
15 11 (20.75%) Microsoft
16 10 (18.87%) OOD
16 10 (18.87%) Scrum
16 10 (18.87%) SQL
16 10 (18.87%) .NET Framework
17 9 (16.98%) WPF
17 9 (16.98%) Cloud Computing

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 6 (11.32%) IIS
2 3 (5.66%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.89%) CMS
3 1 (1.89%) NServiceBus
3 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 11 (20.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (16.98%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.89%) Firebase
3 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.66%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (64.15%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (16.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (15.09%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.66%) MySQL
5 1 (1.89%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.89%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 7 (13.21%) Git (software)
2 5 (9.43%) Visual Studio
3 4 (7.55%) Subversion
3 4 (7.55%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (5.66%) SoapUI
4 3 (5.66%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (3.77%) NUnit
5 2 (3.77%) Selenium
6 1 (1.89%) Ant
6 1 (1.89%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.89%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.89%) JIRA
6 1 (1.89%) Maven
6 1 (1.89%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (1.89%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.89%) TestRail
General
1 4 (7.55%) Finance
2 1 (1.89%) Legal
2 1 (1.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (54.72%) Developer
2 16 (30.19%) C# Developer
3 15 (28.30%) .NET Developer
4 12 (22.64%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (16.98%) ASP.NET Developer
5 9 (16.98%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (15.09%) SQL Developer
6 8 (15.09%) SQL Server Developer
7 7 (13.21%) Senior Developer
8 6 (11.32%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
8 6 (11.32%) Mid-Level C# .NET Developer
8 6 (11.32%) Mid-Level C# Developer
9 4 (7.55%) JavaScript Developer
9 4 (7.55%) Senior C# Developer
9 4 (7.55%) Senior JavaScript Developer
9 4 (7.55%) Web Developer
10 3 (5.66%) Development Team Leader
10 3 (5.66%) Software Developer
10 3 (5.66%) Team Leader
10 3 (5.66%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (50.94%) AngularJS
1 27 (50.94%) REST
2 26 (49.06%) SOAP
3 22 (41.51%) .NET
4 21 (39.62%) HTML
5 15 (28.30%) HTML5
6 14 (26.42%) ASP.NET
6 14 (26.42%) CSS
6 14 (26.42%) JSON
7 13 (24.53%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (22.64%) Ajax
9 10 (18.87%) .NET Framework
10 9 (16.98%) WPF
11 8 (15.09%) Entity Framework
11 8 (15.09%) jQuery
11 8 (15.09%) MSMQ
11 8 (15.09%) RESTful
11 8 (15.09%) WF
11 8 (15.09%) XML
12 6 (11.32%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 19 (35.85%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.89%) PKI
3 1 (1.89%) Spread Betting
3 1 (1.89%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (28.30%) Windows
2 2 (3.77%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.89%) Android
3 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (62.26%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (47.17%) Continuous Integration
3 22 (41.51%) MVC
3 22 (41.51%) Web Development
4 19 (35.85%) SOLID
5 13 (24.53%) OO
6 10 (18.87%) OOD
6 10 (18.87%) Scrum
7 8 (15.09%) Problem-Solving
7 8 (15.09%) Workflow
8 6 (11.32%) Mentoring
9 5 (9.43%) Test Automation
10 4 (7.55%) Project Management
10 4 (7.55%) TDD
11 3 (5.66%) BDD
11 3 (5.66%) Coaching
11 3 (5.66%) Data Privacy
11 3 (5.66%) Programme Management
11 3 (5.66%) Service Management
12 2 (3.77%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 44 (83.02%) C#
2 39 (73.58%) JavaScript
3 10 (18.87%) SQL
4 9 (16.98%) XAML
5 7 (13.21%) R
6 5 (9.43%) VB.NET
7 4 (7.55%) Java
7 4 (7.55%) T-SQL
8 3 (5.66%) PHP
8 3 (5.66%) VB
9 1 (1.89%) C++
9 1 (1.89%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (3.77%) ISEB
2 1 (1.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) QA
2 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) Docker
Vendors
1 11 (20.75%) Microsoft
2 8 (15.09%) Infragistics
3 4 (7.55%) Xamarin
4 2 (3.77%) MuleSoft