The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Representational State Transfer (REST)
South East / Kent
Rank 65 87 40
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -47
Permanent jobs citing REST 26 10 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.13% 0.96% 7.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.45% 2.11% 13.53%
Number of salaries quoted 17 6 62
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
- +8.43%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
349 473 569
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 41.95% 45.35% 51.82%
Number of salaries quoted 290 412 520
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing REST as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

REST Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

REST
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing REST across the Kent region.

REST Salary Trend in Kent

REST
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing REST across the Kent region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

REST Salary Histogram in Kent

REST
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Kent region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells +23 9 £45,000 +22.44%
Chatham - 9 - -
West Malling 0 2 £47,500 -20.83% 1
Maidstone - 2 £51,250 -
REST
South East

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT jobs citing REST 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 REST.

1 31 (50.82%) Web Services
1 31 (50.82%) XML
1 31 (50.82%) Git (software)
2 29 (47.54%) SOAP
3 28 (45.90%) Android
3 28 (45.90%) Degree
3 28 (45.90%) Computer Science
4 24 (39.34%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (36.07%) JSON
5 22 (36.07%) Memory Management
5 22 (36.07%) Eclipse
5 22 (36.07%) Java
5 22 (36.07%) Mobile App
5 22 (36.07%) Android SDK
5 22 (36.07%) Android Development
5 22 (36.07%) Mobile Development
6 20 (32.79%) C#
7 19 (31.15%) MVC
8 18 (29.51%) HTML
8 18 (29.51%) JavaScript
8 18 (29.51%) CSS
9 15 (24.59%) Web Development
10 14 (22.95%) HP
11 13 (21.31%) AngularJS
12 12 (19.67%) MS Office
12 12 (19.67%) HTML5
12 12 (19.67%) CSS3
13 11 (18.03%) .NET
14 10 (16.39%) SQL
14 10 (16.39%) ASP.NET

REST
Top Related 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 9 (14.75%) CMS
1 9 (14.75%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (19.67%) MS Office
2 5 (8.20%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.20%) Firewall
1 5 (8.20%) IP Telephony
1 5 (8.20%) LAN
1 5 (8.20%) WAN
2 3 (4.92%) Internet
2 3 (4.92%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.75%) Big Data
2 6 (9.84%) SQL Server
3 5 (8.20%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.64%) MySQL
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 31 (50.82%) Git (software)
2 22 (36.07%) Eclipse
3 9 (14.75%) Bower
3 9 (14.75%) Grunt
3 9 (14.75%) SoapUI
3 9 (14.75%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (11.48%) Ranorex
4 7 (11.48%) Robot Framework
General
1 10 (16.39%) Finance
2 9 (14.75%) Games
3 7 (11.48%) Marketing
4 6 (9.84%) Legal
5 1 (1.64%) Banking
5 1 (1.64%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 42 (68.85%) Developer
2 22 (36.07%) Android Developer
3 21 (34.43%) Graduate
3 21 (34.43%) Graduate Developer
4 15 (24.59%) Web Developer
5 8 (13.11%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
5 8 (13.11%) Senior Test Engineer
5 8 (13.11%) Test Automation Engineer
5 8 (13.11%) Test Engineer
6 6 (9.84%) HTML Developer
6 6 (9.84%) JavaScript Developer
7 5 (8.20%) .NET Developer
7 5 (8.20%) Desktop Engineer
7 5 (8.20%) Desktop Support
7 5 (8.20%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 5 (8.20%) Support Engineer
7 5 (8.20%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (8.20%) Telephony Engineer
7 5 (8.20%) Telephony Support
7 5 (8.20%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (50.82%) Web Services
1 31 (50.82%) XML
2 29 (47.54%) SOAP
3 22 (36.07%) Android SDK
3 22 (36.07%) JSON
4 18 (29.51%) CSS
4 18 (29.51%) HTML
5 13 (21.31%) AngularJS
6 12 (19.67%) CSS3
6 12 (19.67%) HTML5
7 11 (18.03%) .NET
8 10 (16.39%) ASP.NET
9 9 (14.75%) Ajax
9 9 (14.75%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (14.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 8 (13.11%) jQuery
11 5 (8.20%) LAMP
12 2 (3.28%) WCF
13 1 (1.64%) .NET Framework
13 1 (1.64%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 28 (45.90%) Computer Science
2 22 (36.07%) Mobile App
3 9 (14.75%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (14.75%) User Experience
4 7 (11.48%) Health Informatics
4 7 (11.48%) Informatics
5 1 (1.64%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 28 (45.90%) Android
2 9 (14.75%) Windows
2 9 (14.75%) Windows Server
3 6 (9.84%) Apple iOS
4 5 (8.20%) Linux
4 5 (8.20%) Windows 7
4 5 (8.20%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (39.34%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (36.07%) Android Development
2 22 (36.07%) Memory Management
2 22 (36.07%) Mobile Development
3 19 (31.15%) MVC
4 15 (24.59%) Web Development
5 10 (16.39%) Load Testing
6 9 (14.75%) Responsive Web Design
7 8 (13.11%) Automation Testing
7 8 (13.11%) Performance Testing
7 8 (13.11%) Regression Testing
7 8 (13.11%) SDLC
7 8 (13.11%) System Testing
8 7 (11.48%) ETL
8 7 (11.48%) Resource Management
9 4 (6.56%) OO
9 4 (6.56%) OOD
10 3 (4.92%) Coaching
10 3 (4.92%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
10 3 (4.92%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 22 (36.07%) Java
2 20 (32.79%) C#
3 18 (29.51%) JavaScript
4 10 (16.39%) SQL
5 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (45.90%) Degree
2 8 (13.11%) ISEB
2 8 (13.11%) ISTQB
3 7 (11.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (9.84%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (8.20%) MCITP
5 5 (8.20%) MCSA
5 5 (8.20%) MCTS
System Software
1 10 (16.39%) Active Directory
1 10 (16.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (8.20%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (13.11%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (8.20%) Ansible
Vendors
1 14 (22.95%) HP
2 10 (16.39%) VMware
3 9 (14.75%) Perforce
4 7 (11.48%) Microsoft
5 5 (8.20%) Barracuda Networks
5 5 (8.20%) Dell
5 5 (8.20%) Mitel
5 5 (8.20%) Nortel
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