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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 83 46 92
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +46
Permanent jobs citing REST 14 50 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.33% 5.20% 1.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.03% 11.60% 3.63%
Number of salaries quoted 10 27 20
Median salary £32,500 £41,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.68% -7.77%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
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
462 431 551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 43.87% 44.85% 45.42%
Number of salaries quoted 415 387 453
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 6 May 2016.

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 6 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -20 9 £30,000 -30.63%
Maidstone +2 3 £42,500 -10.52%
REST
South East

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, 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 17 (70.83%) Web Services
1 17 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (66.67%) Java
3 13 (54.17%) Eclipse
4 11 (45.83%) Git (software)
4 11 (45.83%) Mobile App
5 10 (41.67%) Android Development
5 10 (41.67%) Android
5 10 (41.67%) JSON
5 10 (41.67%) SQL
6 9 (37.50%) .NET
7 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 8 (33.33%) XML
7 8 (33.33%) OpenGL
7 8 (33.33%) Degree
7 8 (33.33%) Computer Science
7 8 (33.33%) Memory Management
7 8 (33.33%) Mobile Development
7 8 (33.33%) Android SDK
8 7 (29.17%) AngularJS
8 7 (29.17%) Scrum
9 6 (25.00%) C#
9 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET
9 6 (25.00%) SOAP
10 5 (20.83%) CSS
10 5 (20.83%) HTML
10 5 (20.83%) Oracle
10 5 (20.83%) Windows
10 5 (20.83%) Java EE
10 5 (20.83%) Spring

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 3 (12.50%) CMS
1 3 (12.50%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (20.83%) Amazon S3
1 5 (20.83%) Bluemix
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) MariaDB
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.33%) DataStage
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 13 (54.17%) Eclipse
2 11 (45.83%) Git (software)
3 5 (20.83%) Hudson
3 5 (20.83%) Jenkins
4 3 (12.50%) Subversion
5 1 (4.17%) Moq
5 1 (4.17%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (16.67%) Marketing
2 3 (12.50%) Back Office
3 2 (8.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 23 (95.83%) Developer
2 12 (50.00%) Junior
2 12 (50.00%) Junior Developer
3 8 (33.33%) Android Developer
3 8 (33.33%) Java Developer
4 7 (29.17%) Graduate
4 7 (29.17%) Graduate Developer
4 7 (29.17%) Junior Android Developer
5 4 (16.67%) .NET Developer
5 4 (16.67%) Applications Developer
5 4 (16.67%) C# Developer
5 4 (16.67%) Web Developer
6 3 (12.50%) .NET Web Developer
6 3 (12.50%) HTML Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Java Applications Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Java Mobile Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Java Web Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Junior Applications Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Junior Java Applications Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (70.83%) Web Services
2 10 (41.67%) JSON
3 9 (37.50%) .NET
4 8 (33.33%) Android SDK
4 8 (33.33%) OpenGL
4 8 (33.33%) XML
5 7 (29.17%) AngularJS
6 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 6 (25.00%) SOAP
7 5 (20.83%) CSS
7 5 (20.83%) CSS3
7 5 (20.83%) HTML
7 5 (20.83%) HTML5
7 5 (20.83%) Java EE
7 5 (20.83%) JPA
7 5 (20.83%) JSF
7 5 (20.83%) Spring
7 5 (20.83%) Vaadin
8 4 (16.67%) WCF
9 3 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 11 (45.83%) Mobile App
2 8 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.33%) AS400
4 1 (4.17%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Android
2 5 (20.83%) Windows
3 2 (8.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (41.67%) Android Development
3 8 (33.33%) Memory Management
3 8 (33.33%) Mobile Development
4 7 (29.17%) Scrum
5 5 (20.83%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (16.67%) Web Development
7 3 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
7 3 (12.50%) MVC
7 3 (12.50%) Web Design
8 2 (8.33%) Data Management
8 2 (8.33%) ETL
8 2 (8.33%) Game Development
8 2 (8.33%) iOS Development
8 2 (8.33%) OO
8 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
8 2 (8.33%) TDD
9 1 (4.17%) Domain-Driven Design
9 1 (4.17%) Kanban
9 1 (4.17%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (66.67%) Java
2 10 (41.67%) SQL
3 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 6 (25.00%) C#
5 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Oracle
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
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