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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 47 83 45
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -38
Permanent jobs citing REST 36 16 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 4.53% 1.46% 6.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.14% 3.22% 13.80%
Number of salaries quoted 30 12 62
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,150 £47,450 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
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
355 497 558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 44.71% 45.31% 46.35%
Number of salaries quoted 302 438 495
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +25 12 £45,000 -4.76%
Maidstone -10 7 £53,750 +19.44% 1
Chatham - 5 - - 1
West Malling +6 3 £50,000 -4.76% 1
REST
South East

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 32 (54.24%) XML
2 31 (52.54%) SOAP
3 30 (50.85%) Web Services
3 30 (50.85%) Degree
4 29 (49.15%) Computer Science
5 27 (45.76%) Git (software)
6 26 (44.07%) Android
7 23 (38.98%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (38.98%) C#
8 21 (35.59%) Java
8 21 (35.59%) JSON
8 21 (35.59%) Mobile Development
9 20 (33.90%) Mobile App
9 20 (33.90%) Android SDK
9 20 (33.90%) Android Development
9 20 (33.90%) Memory Management
9 20 (33.90%) Eclipse
10 16 (27.12%) JavaScript
10 16 (27.12%) HP
10 16 (27.12%) MVC
11 14 (23.73%) CSS
11 14 (23.73%) HTML
11 14 (23.73%) MS Office
11 14 (23.73%) Web Development
12 13 (22.03%) .NET
12 13 (22.03%) SQL
13 12 (20.34%) Finance
14 11 (18.64%) ASP.NET
14 11 (18.64%) Team Foundation Server
14 11 (18.64%) SoapUI

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 6 (10.17%) CMS
2 5 (8.47%) WordPress
3 1 (1.69%) IIS
3 1 (1.69%) Umbraco
Applications
1 14 (23.73%) MS Office
2 5 (8.47%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.47%) Firewall
1 5 (8.47%) IP Telephony
1 5 (8.47%) LAN
1 5 (8.47%) WAN
2 3 (5.08%) Internet
2 3 (5.08%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.17%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.47%) Big Data
2 5 (8.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 27 (45.76%) Git (software)
2 20 (33.90%) Eclipse
3 11 (18.64%) SoapUI
3 11 (18.64%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (15.25%) Ranorex
4 9 (15.25%) Robot Framework
5 5 (8.47%) Bower
5 5 (8.47%) Grunt
6 2 (3.39%) Subversion
General
1 12 (20.34%) Finance
2 9 (15.25%) Marketing
3 5 (8.47%) Games
4 2 (3.39%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.39%) Legal
5 1 (1.69%) Back Office
5 1 (1.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (64.41%) Developer
2 20 (33.90%) Android Developer
3 19 (32.20%) Graduate
3 19 (32.20%) Graduate Developer
4 12 (20.34%) Web Developer
5 10 (16.95%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
5 10 (16.95%) Senior Test Engineer
5 10 (16.95%) Test Automation Engineer
5 10 (16.95%) Test Engineer
6 6 (10.17%) .NET Developer
7 5 (8.47%) C# Developer
7 5 (8.47%) Desktop Engineer
7 5 (8.47%) Desktop Support
7 5 (8.47%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 5 (8.47%) Support Engineer
7 5 (8.47%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (8.47%) Telephony Engineer
7 5 (8.47%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 5 (8.47%) Windows Engineer
7 5 (8.47%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (54.24%) XML
2 31 (52.54%) SOAP
3 30 (50.85%) Web Services
4 21 (35.59%) JSON
5 20 (33.90%) Android SDK
6 14 (23.73%) CSS
6 14 (23.73%) HTML
7 13 (22.03%) .NET
8 11 (18.64%) ASP.NET
9 9 (15.25%) AngularJS
9 9 (15.25%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (15.25%) jQuery
10 8 (13.56%) CSS3
10 8 (13.56%) HTML5
11 6 (10.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (8.47%) Ajax
12 5 (8.47%) LAMP
13 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET Web API
14 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 1 (1.69%) Marionette.js
Miscellaneous
1 29 (49.15%) Computer Science
2 20 (33.90%) Mobile App
3 9 (15.25%) Health Informatics
3 9 (15.25%) Informatics
4 5 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (8.47%) User Experience
5 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.69%) iPad
5 1 (1.69%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 26 (44.07%) Android
2 10 (16.95%) Windows
3 9 (15.25%) Windows Server
4 6 (10.17%) Apple iOS
5 5 (8.47%) Linux
5 5 (8.47%) Windows 7
5 5 (8.47%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (38.98%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (35.59%) Mobile Development
3 20 (33.90%) Android Development
3 20 (33.90%) Memory Management
4 16 (27.12%) MVC
5 14 (23.73%) Web Development
6 10 (16.95%) Automation Testing
6 10 (16.95%) Performance Testing
6 10 (16.95%) Regression Testing
6 10 (16.95%) SDLC
6 10 (16.95%) System Testing
7 9 (15.25%) ETL
7 9 (15.25%) Resource Management
8 6 (10.17%) Load Testing
9 5 (8.47%) Responsive Web Design
10 4 (6.78%) OOD
11 3 (5.08%) Coaching
11 3 (5.08%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
11 3 (5.08%) E-Commerce
11 3 (5.08%) OO
Programming Languages
1 23 (38.98%) C#
2 21 (35.59%) Java
3 16 (27.12%) JavaScript
4 13 (22.03%) SQL
5 1 (1.69%) ES6
5 1 (1.69%) Python
5 1 (1.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (50.85%) Degree
2 10 (16.95%) ISEB
2 10 (16.95%) ISTQB
3 9 (15.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (10.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (8.47%) MCITP
5 5 (8.47%) MCSA
5 5 (8.47%) MCTS
System Software
1 10 (16.95%) Active Directory
1 10 (16.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (8.47%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (16.95%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (8.47%) Ansible
Vendors
1 16 (27.12%) HP
2 10 (16.95%) VMware
3 6 (10.17%) Microsoft
4 5 (8.47%) Barracuda Networks
4 5 (8.47%) Dell
4 5 (8.47%) Mitel
4 5 (8.47%) Nortel
4 5 (8.47%) Perforce
5 1 (1.69%) Apple
5 1 (1.69%) Facebook
Maidstone, Kent
ESA Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
West Malling, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chatham, Kent
Dovetail Games
Salary: Excellent work-life balance, free parking, pension
Posted: 10 days ago
Kent
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago