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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Representational State Transfer (REST)
Rank 76 54 65
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +11
Permanent jobs citing REST 8 48 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.82% 4.37% 3.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.17% 9.36% 8.24%
Number of salaries quoted 8 17 28
Median salary £46,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
369 513 461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 37.77% 46.72% 41.01%
Number of salaries quoted 317 456 419
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -7 3 £45,000 -9.54% 1
West Malling -1 2 £47,500 -5.00%
Rochester - 1 £42,500 -
REST
South East

REST
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 15 (62.50%) Web Services
2 14 (58.33%) Java
2 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (54.17%) Git (software)
4 12 (50.00%) Degree
5 11 (45.83%) JSON
5 11 (45.83%) Computer Science
5 11 (45.83%) XML
6 10 (41.67%) Eclipse
6 10 (41.67%) Android
6 10 (41.67%) Mobile App
6 10 (41.67%) Android Development
7 9 (37.50%) SOAP
7 9 (37.50%) .NET
7 9 (37.50%) Mobile Development
8 8 (33.33%) Android SDK
8 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
8 8 (33.33%) SQL
8 8 (33.33%) Memory Management
9 7 (29.17%) C#
10 6 (25.00%) OpenGL
10 6 (25.00%) Web Development
10 6 (25.00%) AngularJS
11 5 (20.83%) Subversion
11 5 (20.83%) Oracle
11 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET
12 4 (16.67%) CSS
12 4 (16.67%) Windows
12 4 (16.67%) HTML
12 4 (16.67%) ETL

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 4 (16.67%) CMS
1 4 (16.67%) Umbraco
2 1 (4.17%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.33%) Amazon S3
1 2 (8.33%) Bluemix
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) DataStage
1 2 (8.33%) MariaDB
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (54.17%) Git (software)
2 10 (41.67%) Eclipse
3 5 (20.83%) Subversion
4 2 (8.33%) Hudson
4 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
4 2 (8.33%) Ranorex
4 2 (8.33%) Robot Framework
4 2 (8.33%) SoapUI
4 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (16.67%) Back Office
1 4 (16.67%) Marketing
2 3 (12.50%) Finance
3 2 (8.33%) Games
4 1 (4.17%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 21 (87.50%) Developer
2 11 (45.83%) Junior
2 11 (45.83%) Junior Developer
3 8 (33.33%) Android Developer
3 8 (33.33%) Graduate
3 8 (33.33%) Graduate Developer
4 6 (25.00%) Junior Android Developer
5 5 (20.83%) .NET Developer
5 5 (20.83%) Java Developer
6 4 (16.67%) Web Developer
7 3 (12.50%) .NET Web Developer
7 3 (12.50%) C# Developer
7 3 (12.50%) HTML Developer
7 3 (12.50%) Java Web Developer
8 2 (8.33%) Applications Developer
8 2 (8.33%) Java Applications Developer
8 2 (8.33%) Junior Java Developer
8 2 (8.33%) Senior Test Engineer
8 2 (8.33%) Software Developer
8 2 (8.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (62.50%) Web Services
2 11 (45.83%) JSON
2 11 (45.83%) XML
3 9 (37.50%) .NET
3 9 (37.50%) SOAP
4 8 (33.33%) Android SDK
5 6 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 6 (25.00%) OpenGL
6 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET
7 4 (16.67%) CSS
7 4 (16.67%) HTML
7 4 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (12.50%) CSS3
8 3 (12.50%) HTML5
8 3 (12.50%) WinForms
9 2 (8.33%) Java EE
9 2 (8.33%) JSF
9 2 (8.33%) Spring
9 2 (8.33%) Vaadin
Miscellaneous
1 11 (45.83%) Computer Science
2 10 (41.67%) Mobile App
3 2 (8.33%) AS400
3 2 (8.33%) Health Informatics
3 2 (8.33%) Informatics
4 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.17%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Android
2 4 (16.67%) Windows
3 2 (8.33%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (41.67%) Android Development
3 9 (37.50%) Mobile Development
4 8 (33.33%) Memory Management
5 6 (25.00%) Web Development
6 4 (16.67%) ETL
7 3 (12.50%) Scrum
7 3 (12.50%) SDLC
7 3 (12.50%) Web Design
8 2 (8.33%) Automation Testing
8 2 (8.33%) Data Management
8 2 (8.33%) iOS Development
8 2 (8.33%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (8.33%) MVC
8 2 (8.33%) Performance Testing
8 2 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (8.33%) Regression Testing
8 2 (8.33%) Resource Management
8 2 (8.33%) System Testing
8 2 (8.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) Java
2 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 8 (33.33%) SQL
3 7 (29.17%) C#
4 1 (4.17%) ES6
4 1 (4.17%) Python
4 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) ISEB
2 2 (8.33%) ISTQB
2 2 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.17%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Oracle
2 2 (8.33%) HP
3 1 (4.17%) Apple
3 1 (4.17%) Facebook
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) VMware
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
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