The table below looks at the statistics for REST skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited REST over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 46 84 -
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -
Permanent jobs citing REST 51 15 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 5.01% 1.28% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.26% 2.73% -
Number of salaries quoted 34 15 0
Average salary £45,750 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
REST
South East

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
416 550 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 40.90% 46.77% 40.28%
Number of salaries quoted 347 490 276
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

REST
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing REST across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 21 October 2014.

REST Salary Histogram in Kent

REST
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing REST within the Kent region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells - 10 £42,500 - 4
Dartford -1 7 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Canterbury - 5 - -
Sittingbourne - 5 £37,500 - 2
Maidstone - 2 £35,000 -
West Malling - 1 £45,000 -
REST
South East

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing REST also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited REST.

1 69 (79.31%) JavaScript
1 69 (79.31%) MVC
2 63 (72.41%) HTML
2 63 (72.41%) CSS
3 61 (70.11%) .NET
4 51 (58.62%) JSON
5 44 (50.57%) Java
5 44 (50.57%) OO
6 43 (49.43%) SQL Server
7 41 (47.13%) OOD
8 40 (45.98%) Maven
8 40 (45.98%) Hibernate
9 38 (43.68%) Spring
10 32 (36.78%) VB6
10 32 (36.78%) VB
10 32 (36.78%) Spring Integration
11 31 (35.63%) VB.NET
12 29 (33.33%) ASP.NET
13 28 (32.18%) C#
14 27 (31.03%) WCF
15 26 (29.89%) SQL
16 25 (28.74%) MySQL
16 25 (28.74%) jQuery
16 25 (28.74%) Agile Software Development
17 23 (26.44%) E-Commerce
18 22 (25.29%) Degree
19 21 (24.14%) Scrum
20 20 (22.99%) TDD
20 20 (22.99%) Oracle
20 20 (22.99%) Web Services

REST
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region citing REST also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited REST. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (11.49%) Apache
2 5 (5.75%) Tomcat
2 5 (5.75%) JBoss
2 5 (5.75%) IIS
3 2 (2.30%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (4.60%) MS Excel
1 4 (4.60%) MS Visio
2 3 (3.45%) Photoshop
2 3 (3.45%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (3.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.90%) Internet
2 5 (5.75%) HTTP
2 5 (5.75%) TCP/IP
2 5 (5.75%) SSL
3 4 (4.60%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (49.43%) SQL Server
2 25 (28.74%) MySQL
3 5 (5.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (5.75%) MongoDB
3 5 (5.75%) NoSQL
4 4 (4.60%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.15%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 40 (45.98%) Maven
2 12 (13.79%) Eclipse
3 8 (9.20%) Git (software)
4 5 (5.75%) JUnit
4 5 (5.75%) Subversion
4 5 (5.75%) Jenkins
4 5 (5.75%) TestNG
4 5 (5.75%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (4.60%) Ant
6 1 (1.15%) Xcode
6 1 (1.15%) Robolectric
6 1 (1.15%) EasyMock
6 1 (1.15%) Mockito
General
1 14 (16.09%) Publishing
2 11 (12.64%) Finance
3 5 (5.75%) Legal
4 3 (3.45%) Games
5 1 (1.15%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 85 (97.70%) Developer
2 32 (36.78%) Java Developer
3 19 (21.84%) Web Developer
4 18 (20.69%) Software Developer
5 15 (17.24%) .NET Developer
6 11 (12.64%) Senior Developer
6 11 (12.64%) C# Developer
7 9 (10.34%) Senior Web Developer
8 8 (9.20%) Senior Software Developer
9 6 (6.90%) ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (5.75%) Software Engineer
11 4 (4.60%) Agile .NET Developer
11 4 (4.60%) C# .NET Developer
11 4 (4.60%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 4 (4.60%) .NET Software Engineer
11 4 (4.60%) .NET Programmer
11 4 (4.60%) .NET Analyst Programmer
11 4 (4.60%) Developer Analyst
11 4 (4.60%) Analyst Programmer
11 4 (4.60%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (72.41%) HTML
1 63 (72.41%) CSS
2 61 (70.11%) .NET
3 51 (58.62%) JSON
4 40 (45.98%) Hibernate
5 38 (43.68%) Spring
6 32 (36.78%) Spring Integration
7 29 (33.33%) ASP.NET
8 27 (31.03%) WCF
9 25 (28.74%) jQuery
10 20 (22.99%) Web Services
10 20 (22.99%) ASP.NET MVC
11 19 (21.84%) SOAP
12 16 (18.39%) XML
13 15 (17.24%) Dojo
14 14 (16.09%) ASP.NET Web API
15 13 (14.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 12 (13.79%) HTML5
17 10 (11.49%) Ext JS
18 9 (10.34%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.09%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (10.34%) Computer Science
3 7 (8.05%) Mobile App
4 4 (4.60%) W3C
5 2 (2.30%) iPhone
5 2 (2.30%) User Experience
6 1 (1.15%) Streaming Media
6 1 (1.15%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (1.15%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 13 (14.94%) Windows
2 10 (11.49%) Linux
3 5 (5.75%) Mac OS
4 4 (4.60%) Android
5 1 (1.15%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (79.31%) MVC
2 44 (50.57%) OO
3 41 (47.13%) OOD
4 25 (28.74%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (26.44%) E-Commerce
6 21 (24.14%) Scrum
7 20 (22.99%) TDD
8 19 (21.84%) Software Engineering
9 13 (14.94%) Kanban
10 12 (13.79%) SOA
11 11 (12.64%) Project Management
12 10 (11.49%) Unit Testing
13 8 (9.20%) OOP
14 7 (8.05%) Web Development
15 5 (5.75%) Workflow
15 5 (5.75%) User Stories
15 5 (5.75%) Integration Testing
15 5 (5.75%) Multithreading
16 4 (4.60%) Domain-Driven Design
16 4 (4.60%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 69 (79.31%) JavaScript
2 44 (50.57%) Java
3 32 (36.78%) VB6
3 32 (36.78%) VB
4 31 (35.63%) VB.NET
5 28 (32.18%) C#
6 26 (29.89%) SQL
7 14 (16.09%) T-SQL
8 5 (5.75%) C
8 5 (5.75%) Perl
8 5 (5.75%) C++
9 3 (3.45%) PHP
10 1 (1.15%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 22 (25.29%) Degree
2 4 (4.60%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.60%) SLA
2 1 (1.15%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.15%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (5.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 5 (5.75%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 20 (22.99%) Oracle
2 7 (8.05%) Twitter
3 5 (5.75%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.75%) Telerik
3 5 (5.75%) Percona
4 4 (4.60%) Remedy
5 3 (3.45%) Adobe
5 3 (3.45%) Google
5 3 (3.45%) Facebook
5 3 (3.45%) DevExpress
6 1 (1.15%) Dell
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Kent
Computer Futures
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + benfits
Posted: 6 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Tunbridge Wells
Required IT
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 14 days ago
Dartford
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Extensive Benefits Package
Posted: 21 days ago